About Us

Mission

The Centre for Applied One Health Research and Policy Advice (OHRP)
was established at the Jockey Club College of Veterinary Medicine and Life Sciences (JCC), City University of Hong Kong (CityU) in October 2016. Its mission is to generate scientific knowledge that will lead to the development of evidence-led policies at local, national, regional and international levels for the prevention and control of infectious animal diseases affecting human health and animal production, welfare and health.

 

Objectives

  • To conduct high quality-scientific research on policy-relevant topics within the context of animal production, welfare and health, with a particular emphasis on interdisciplinary approaches.
     
  • To become a recognised global centre of excellence in One Health research and policy advice.

 

 

News

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CityU’s One Health centre works to curb the rise of new diseases

8 Mar 2022 Scholars working at the Centre of Applied One Health Research and Policy Advice aim to connect research and policy to ......

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Epidemix Webinar: Modelling the spread of AI with Epidemix

Presented by Prof Dirk Pfeiffer (City University Hong Kong and Royal Veterinary College, UK), Dr Guillaume Fournié (Royal Veterinary College, UK) and Dr Petra ......

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“Epidemix V2: Modeling African Swine Fever (ASF) and COVID-19"

Two webinars entitled “Epidemix V2: Modeling African Swine Fever (ASF) and COVID-19” ......