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Discover HKU COVID-19
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Discover the unwavering efforts of the dedicated members of the HKU community in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic. From groundbreaking research on the virus and its transmission, to impactful activities aimed at educate and inform the public, the HKU community is at the forefront of the fight against COVID-19.

This repository showcases the university’s contributions to research, learning, and public services in the fight against COVID-19.

Join us and explore their tireless work and commitment to public health on our platform today.

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Our Stories

Our Duty to Serve - Community Vaccination Centre
The Community Vaccination Centres operated by HKU include Ap Lei Chau Sports Centre, Gleneagles Hospital Hong Kong, and Loke Yew Hall. These centres administer the COVID-19 mRNA Vaccine: Comirnaty (BNT 162b2) from Fosun Pharma/BioNTech, providing convenient, safe, and efficient vaccination services to protect public health and support a return to normalcy in the community.
Discover the Network of Collaborative Partnerships for COVID-19 Research at HKU
HKU partners with experts and institutions around the globe to accelerate COVID-19 research, leveraging resources and knowledge to drive progress in the fight against the pandemic.
The Worldwide Influence of HKU's COVID-19 Research
HKU's COVID-19 research paper has had a profound effect worldwide. This interactive impact map offers a compelling visual representation, illustrating the extent of the paper's influence and fostering a deeper understanding of the pandemic on a global scale.
HKU Warriors: Fighting COVID-19 across Hong Kong Neighborhoods
HKU researchers visited various areas in Hong Kong during COVID-19 to study the virus' spread. They collected data on transmission patterns, identified hotspots, and evaluated containment measures, informing public health strategies.
HKU develops vaccine in effort to combat COVID-19
The HKU team has been working diligently to create a COVID-19 vaccine to combat the global pandemic. This timeline aims to foster trust and understanding of the vaccine development process, while demonstrating HKU's commitment to combating the pandemic.

HKU People

HKU staff and students have all played a vital role in fighting against COVID-19 over the past three years. They have shown tremendous dedication and resilience in the face of unprecedented challenges, working tirelessly to adapt to new ways of learning, teaching, and research. They have also volunteered their time and expertise to support the community. Their collective efforts have made a significant impact on the fight against COVID-19 and have helped to keep Hong Kong safe and healthy.

Dhanasekaran Vijaykrishna
Lin Chen
Peiris Joseph Sriyal Malik