Emerging Viral Infections

Emerging Viral Infections

  • 18 June — 23 June, 2023

  • HK$3,000 (Includes accommodation)

What you'll study

With an emphasis on SARS-CoV-2, understanding of its biology and countermeasures developed to mitigate the pandemic, this new Croucher Summer Course will address the grand challenges of outbreak investigation and pandemic preparedness with an inclusive One-Health approach. The Faculty will introduce participants to innovative concepts in epidemiology, molecular diagnostic, serology, host-pathogen interaction, pathogenesis, immunology, surveillance and nonpharmaceutical interventions.

Course directors

Roberto Bruzzone
Roberto Bruzzone


Malik Peiris
Malik Peiris


In partnership with

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University of Hong Kong

The University of Hong Kong (HKU) is a public research university established in 1911. It is the oldest institution of higher education in Hong Kong. HKU is known for its research excellence, diverse student body, and commitment to social responsibility. The university has a vibrant campus community and is one of the most prestigious institutions of higher education in Asia.

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