Issue 16, February 2009

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Postgraduate Research Fellowship Scheme
Risk Management and Corporate Governance Practices of Listed Chinese Companies
Modeling Default Correlation Using Credit Contagion Approach
Margin Setting Methodologies Under a Constraint of
Change Frequencies
A Longitudinal Study of Parental Control in Early Adolescence in
Hong Kong
Demographic Analysis of Healthy Longevity in China
Chess for those Playing From The Heart
RGC Public Lectures - Cancer Research

Since the Hong Kong research community has been producing a lot of exciting research projects, the Research Grants Council will organize regular public lectures so as to let the public know what important achievements of research have been accomplished by the higher education sector in Hong Kong.

The first Public Lecture on "Cancer Research" will be jointly organized with the Science Museum at Lecture Hall, Hong Kong Science Museum in the afternoon of 18 April 2009 (Saturday) with details as follows:

Topic Speaker Time
Oxidants, Antioxidants and Cancer Preventive Foods Dr Gilbert Chan Yuk-sing, Assistant Professor, Department of Applied Biology and Chemical Technology, PolyU 2:30pm - 3:30pm
New Routes to Attack Cancer by Targeting Reverse of Dying-process Prof Fung Ming-chiu, Professor, Department of Biology, CUHK 3:30pm - 4:30pm

*Conducted in Cantonese.Free admission on a first come, first served basis.