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KE Funding Projects

Impact Project

Project Title Project Coordinator Department/Centre
A Comprehensive Empowering Program to Enhance Digital Citizenship and Mitigate Online Risky Behaviors Professor Cecilia Cheng Psychology
Behavioral Intervention for Health and Wellbeing: Using Lifestyle Medicine to Address Health Problems Among Low Income Households in Leyte, Philippines Dr Christian Chan Psychology
HKU Face Camp Dr Janet Hsiao Psychology
Self-Help E-Platform for Managing Insomnia Dr Shirley Li Psychology
Fertility Knowledge: A tailored educational website on fertility awareness Dr Celia Chan Social Work and Social Administration
HOlistic Healthcare Parents Support Program on Wellness Enhancement and Self-Care (HOPES) Professor Rainbow Ho Social Work and Social Administration
Marital Rock & Roll:Developing cognitive behavioral couple interventions in supporting couples who have experienced mental health challenges Professor Daniel Wong Sociology
Developing resources, supporting the curriculum and embedding positive engagement with university research on ‘globalisation and social media’ within UK Further Education Dr Tom McDonald Sociology
Food for Thought, Food for Globe – Reduction of Meat Consumption Hong Kong’s Schools Dr Tommy Tse Sociology
SHIFTING SANDS: Navigating the changing landscape for free expression in Asia Ms. Sharron Fast Journalism and Media Studies Centre
Social Impact Journalism: Partnering with Hong Kong NGOs to Enhance Community Storytelling Professor Keith Richburg Journalism and Media Studies Centre
GIS and Elderly Suicide Prevention Profssor Paul Yip Hong Kong Jockey Club Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention

 

 

Impact Project

Project Project Coordinator Department/Centre
Serious Play Effective Work: An Evidence-Based Experiential Program to Enhance Decision-Making and Team Work Effectiveness among Employees in Hong Kong and Mainland China Professor Cecilia Cheng Psychology
Controlling Unwanted Memories and Distracting Thoughts to Enhance Learning Efficiency Among Secondary School Students Dr Xiaoqing Hu Psychology
Sleep for Health – A Community-based Sleep Health Promotion Programme Dr Shirley Xin Li Psychology
Regular Qigong Practice to Reduce Fatigue: Train the Trainers to Help the Persons with Chronic Fatigue Build Up Healthy Lifestyle of Qigong Practice and Self-health Management Dr Siuman Ng Social Work and Social Administration
Sustainable Sunday Couture: Domestic Workers and Upcycling Designers Dr Julie Ham Sociology
Production of Quality Teaching Materials on Globalisation and Social Media for Secondary Education Teachers and Students in Hong Kong and UK Dr Tom McDonald Sociology
Green a Difference – Reduction of Animal Consumption in Hong Kong Dr Tommy Tse Sociology
Developing Package Plus Toolkits for Capacity Building in Execution of Volunteer-assisted Spiritual Well-being Enhancement for Older adults (VASI) by Train the Trainer Model Dr Vivian Lou Sau Po Centre on Ageing
“Open Data Institute Hong Kong” Pilot Project Professor John BACON-SHONE Social Sciences Research Centre
Helppiness – To Share the Joy of Helping to Hong Kong Society Professor Paul Yip Hong Kong Jockey Club Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention

Impact Project

Project
Project Coordinator
Department/Centre
Serious Play Effective Work: An Evidence-Based Experiential Program to Enhance Decision-Making and Team Work Effectiveness among Employees in Hong Kong and Mainland China Professor Cecilia Cheng Psychology
CSRP X Initium Media – 1cm Distance from Blue to Blue Professor Paul S F Yip Hong Kong Jockey Club Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention
Reweaving Grief: Innovative Bereavement Care Dr Amy Y M Chow Social Work and Social Administration
Enhancement of professional practice competence of social work practitioners in China – a collaborative project between The University of Hong Kong and Sun Yat Sen University of Guangzhou, China Dr Ernest W T Chui Social Work and Social Administration
Enabling Sustainable Community Development: Documenting and Sharing Recent Strategies and Practices of HKU’s Collaborations in Pokfulam Village Dr Gary Wong Sociology
Visualizing the Voices of Migrant Women Workers Dr Julie Ham Sociology
Project EMBRACE (Empowering CoMmunity and Building Resilience for Adults Caregivers of the Elderly) Dr Rainbow T H Ho Social Work and Social Administration
Empowering parents to help children sleep better: Parent-based sleep education for children with autism spectrum disorders Dr Shirley X Li Psychology

Impact Project

Project
Project Coordinator
Department/Centre
Cultivating a Generation of I-Smart Kids: Applying Quality-of-(Real)-Life Theory to Internet Addiction Prevention Professor Cecilia Cheng Psychology
Promoting a safe and walkable city for the elderly Professor P C Lai Geography
Promoting Cycling Safety in Hong Kong: Evidences from Adolescent Cycling Training Programme Professor Becky P Y Loo Geography
Build Online Platforms for Exchange of Knowledge of Well-being Professor Paul S.F. Yip Hong Kong Jockey Club Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention
From Parenting to Parents’ Being: Enhancing Quality of Life of Parents and their Children with Eczema through Integrated Body-Mind-Spirit Programme Dr Celia H Y Chan Social Work and Social Administration
Long-Term Post-Typhoon Haiyan Mental Health Rehabilitation and Capacity Building Dr Christian S Chan Psychology
Capacity Building for Social Workers on Working with Cyber Youth – leading to evidence-based group work practice Dr Frances Y W Law Social Work and Social Administration
Engaging Civil Society Groups to Innovate Public Awareness-Building Projects on Water Conservation in the Greater Pearl River Delta Region Dr Frederick Y S Lee Geography
Workshops on enhancing meaning of life for older adults: a novel mobile app approach Dr Vivian W Lou Sau Po Centre on Ageing

 

Interdisciplinary KE Project Fund

Project Title Project Coordinator Department/Centre
Cultivating Compassion for Adolescents through Meaning-focused Experiential Learning Practices Dr Celia Hoi Yan Chan

Dr Julie Yun Chen

Social Work and Social Administration

Family Medicine and Primary Care

Everyday Space and Memory at Wah Fu Estate: Recording and Envisioning the Daily Life of Public Estate Residents in Hong Kong Dr Denise Tang

Ms Vincci Mak

Sociology

Architecture

Size does matter: Reflecting our attitudes and knowledge about non-human animals in urban Hong Kong Dr Tommy Tse

Dr Benoit S. Guénard

Sociology

School of Biological Sciences

Impact Project

Project
Project Coordinator
Department/Centre
Workshop and Implementation Guidebook for Elderly Services Organisation Managers on Evidence-based Non-pharmacological Interventions for People with Dementia and Family Caregivers Dr Gloria H Y Wong Sau Po Centre on Ageing
Post-Typhoon Haiyan Mental Health Risk Assessment and Intervention Dr Christian Chan Psychology
Healthy x Productive Ageing: Elderly Peer Health Educator Programme Professor Terry Y S Lum Sau Po Centre on Ageing
IVF CARE – Developing an interactive self-help kit in assisting patients to monitor the medication and psychosocial well being during IVF treatment Dr Celia Hoi Yan Chan Social Work and Social Administration
Advancing Dignity and Compassion in End-of-Life (EoL) Care Professor Cecilia L W Chan Sau Po Centre on Ageing
The science of love and relationships Dr Harry Hui Psychology
Home-schooling wisdom in facilitating Mathematics and related learning going On-line Dr Sandra Kit Man Tsang Social Work and Social Administration
HKU Project in Enhancing the Orthographic Awareness of Chinese Characters in Local Chinese-as-a-Second-Language (CSL) Secondary School Students Dr Janet Hui-wen Hsiao Psychology
Engage media professionals into suicide prevention Professor Paul S F Yip Hong Kong Jockey Club Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention
Evidence-Based Stress Management Intervention Designed for Employees of Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises Professor Cecilia Cheng Psychology

Impact Project

Project
Project Coordinator
Department/Centre
The “APPTT” Project: A New Dual-Process Scheme for Mitigating Job Stress among Working Adults Professor Cecilia Cheng Psychology
HKU Young Brain Scientist Program Dr Chia-huei Tseng Psychology
The Unforgettable and Unspoken: Oral Histories of Older Gay Men Living in Hong Kong Dr Travis Kong Sociology
Knowledge Exchange of Problem-solving Program Professor Paul S F Yip The Hong Kong Jockey Club Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention

Student KE Project

Project
Project Coordinator
Department/Centre
Inspiration Network – Mentorship Programme for Matriculation Non-Chinese Speaking Minorities Mr Ricky Van Yip Tso (Leader)

Miss Wing Yan Chan

Miss Wing Yee Wong

Mr Ka Shing Chung

Mr Saifullah

Psychology

 

Training Next-Generation Journalists Miss Lily Wai Ling Lee (Leader)

Miss Fiona Hiu Ching Li

Miss Stephanie Long Ting Lok

Journalism and Media Studies Centre

Impact Project

Project
Project Coordinator
Department/Centre
Empty cradle, broken heart – Advancing Perinatal Bereavement Care for Healthcare Professionals in Supporting people who Have Experienced Pregnancy Loss Dr Celia Chan Hoi Yan Social Work and Social Administration
Promoting Social Inclusion among Indivduals with Physical Disability through Virtual Mobility: Social networking Platform for One-Stop Online Support Professor Cecilia Cheng Psychology
Train the Trainers Workshop Series for Local Secondary Schools Professor Paul S F Yip Hong Kong Jockey Club Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention

Student KE Project

Project
Project Coordinator
Department/Centre
Healthy Kids Project Miss Joyce Ng Hoi Ling (Leader)

Mr Choi Ka Wai

Ms Chow Ying Kiu

BSocSc Student

BEng Student

BBA(LAW) Students

Psychology on Cloud (PoC): An Innovative Way to Advance Psychological Health in Cancer Patients Miss Sally Chan Man Pui

Miss Jodie Lui Yik Man

Miss Lau Hi Po

PhD (Psychology)

Students

Breeding Social innovations – Pioneers for Change! Miss Wu Chiu Sik & Yes Network BSocSc(G&L) Student

Impact Project

Project
Project Coordinator
Department/Centre
Guided Relational Viewing: Art Therapy for Social Change Dr J.S. Potash Centre on Behavioral Health
Screening of Disaster Relief Volunteers Dr H.C.C. Hui Psychology
Healthy Longevity: The Emergence of Oldest-old and Centenarians Dr K.S.L. Cheung Social Work and Social Administration
A NGO capacity building project – Training workshops and community forums for understanding changing families in Hong Kong Professor P.S.Y. Ho Social Work and Social Administration
End of Life Social Enterprise – Training Cancer Survivors and Volunteers on Life and Death Education for Terminal Ill Patients Professor R.T.H. Ho Social Work and Social Administration
Integrative Body-Mind-Spirit Approach to Patient Empowerment Dr P.P.Y. Leung Social Work and Social Administration
Understanding Suicide and Depression (Information Booklet) Professor Paul S F Yip Hong Kong Jockey Club Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention

Student KE Project

Project
Project Coordinator
Department/Centre
Breeding Social innovations – Pioneers for Change! Miss Wu Chiu Sik & Yes Network BSocSc(G&L) Student

Impact Project

Project
Project Coordinator
Department/Centre
22 Springs: Community Forums and Film Screening Professor Petula Ho Social Work and Social Administration
Social Impact Assessment for Social Services Dr Law Chi-kwong Social Work and Social Administration
Financial Management 101 Professor Paul S F Yip Hong Kong Jockey Club Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention

Impact Project

Project
Project Coordinator
Department/Centre
KE community engagement feedback plan Professor John Bacon-Shone Social Sciences Research Centre
Mapping Hong Kong’s Civil Society Dr Eliza Lee Centre for the Civil Society and Governance
An interactive website will be developed to offer psychological well-being care tips, support network with other peers and professionals in the community Professor Paul S F Yip The Hong Kong Jokey Club Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention

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