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Life & Health Sciences Smart Wellness & Sustainability

Smart Wellness & Sustainability

The subject group provides the programmes in the following fields: 

Pharmaceutical Studies
This field covers pharmaceutical operation and marketing, clinical pharmacy, pharmaceutical science and drug dispensing.
Smart Wellness 
This field covers the use of technologies in digital healthcare, hospital intelligence.
Holistic Wellness and healthy living
There is a major trend in the use of integrative medicine, to generate holistic wellness.  It includes the use of aromatherapy, craniosacral therapy in wellness management.  It also brings about the traditional use of the incense or Feng Shui in achieving wellness of individuals.
Sustainable environment and community bring about prosperity and health of individuals, of the present and future generation.  This field covers the knowledge and skills in the application of sustainability and carbon management.
Cosmetics Science and Medical Beauty
The recent breakthrough in advanced medical aesthetics technique and the formulation in cosmetics help to restore skin health and beauty.  This field covers the Medical aesthetics techniques, the cosmetics and the functional cosmetics products.

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University of Sunderland, United Kingdom
A course provides an opportunity for pharmacists to develop a clinical knowledge base, expertise and skills in evidence-based practice, specialist therapeutic areas and clinical research.
Start 02 OCT 2022 (SUN)
Duration 2 years
Fee HK$101,000
The University of Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
This programme is a top-up honours degree programme suitable for students who wish to develop knowledge and understanding of modern pharmaceutical sciences, principles and processes of medicine design, manufacturing, quality control, and clinical evaluation.
Start 03 OCT 2022 (MON)
Duration 2 years
Fee HK$102,000

The programme intends to develop frontline health professionals’ clinical competency on understanding and management of health and drug issues in elderly people.  The programme content aims to enhance the understanding of the management of the health issues, the interpretation of the health status, therapeutics for chronic diseases, infectious diseases and cancer.  The programme will also highlight the duties and tasks of care givers.

Start 15 FEB 2022 (TUE)
Duration 10 weeks
Fee HK$5,500
開課日期 2022年2月21日 (星期一)
修業期 30小時
課程費用 HK$6000
The programme provides students with a foundation in drug safety and pharmacovigilance principles so as to enable them to be competent in the field. Staff who are working in pharmaceutical production, import/export of pharmaceuticals, retailing and wholesaling of pharmaceuticals, procurement and supply of pharmaceutical products, pharmaceutical regulatory affairs department, risk communication for the drug safety and/or pharmaceutical education can apply.
Start 25 FEB 2022 (FRI)
Duration 10 months
Fee HK$12000
Regenerative medicine is about the repair or replacement of damaged cells, tissues, and organs in relation to more than one of the following fields: cell and molecular biology, material science and engineering, immunology and genetics, physiology and pharmacology and even surgery and transplantation. Due to the recent rapid  development of regenerative medicine technology, there are many business opportunities of regenerative medicine in medical areas available to people.
Start 07 MAR 2022 (MON)
Duration 30 hours
Fee HK$6800
The programme aims to provide the students with an introduction about human health and disease based on the homeopathic literature.  It gives the students a general understanding of homeopathy remedies and their applications.
Start 27 MAR 2022 (SUN)
Duration 30 hours
Fee HKD9,800
The aim of this programme is to help participants understand local laws, regulations, guidance and enforcement actions that apply to various healthcare professionals, pharmaceutical products, Chinese medicines and medical devices. It also provides them with an overview of the Undesirable Medical Advertisements Ordinance and many controversial medico-legal topics including legal issues at the end-of-life, medical negligence, patient consent, confidentiality and capacity.
Start 30 MAR 2022 (WED)
Duration 10 weeks
Fee HKD 9,000

“Hospital intelligence” is about making use of a variety of digital technologies, i.e. Big Data (BD). Business Intelligence (BI), Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML) and Deep Learning (DL) to connecting up the points of care electronically and to help healthcare professionals to deliver safer, better quality healthcare to patients.  Currently, hospital healthcare professionals also facing many challenges varying from patients, colleagues, Government and other public sectors, and also political and legal framework which require them to have an accurate response or decision within a short period of time. Therefore, a well-established digital healthcare intelligence system is needed in the hospital sector.

Start 13 APR 2022 (WED)
Duration 50 hours
Fee HK$15,000
開課日期 2022年4月13日 (星期三)
修業期 10個月
課程費用 HK$11,000