September 10 is the World Suicide Prevention Day. The Hong Kong Jockey Club Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention (CSRP) of the University of Hong Kong (HKU) will hold a press conference on September 10 (Friday) with the theme “Connect the Disconnected”.
Professor Paul YIP Siu-fai, Director of the Centre, will present the latest suicide statistics for Hong Kong and explain the findings at the conference.
Details of the press conference are as follows:
Date: September 10, 2021 (Friday)
Time: 2:30 – 3:30 pm (Media registration starts at 2 pm)
Venue: Studio 2-4, 2/F, HKJC Building for Interdisciplinary Research, 5 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, HK (map)
Language: Cantonese (English is available for Q&A session)
About HKJC Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention (CSRP), HKU
Founded in 2002, the CSRP has established its reputation in suicide research and prevention worldwide and extended its research scope to well-being of individuals as well as the whole society. CSRP believes in that empirical research would optimize practices and ultimately contribute to the improvement of a society.
Download official Press Release (English) here.
Download Press Conference Slides here.
For media enquiries, please call Ms. Katy Cheung at (Tel) 2831 5232, or send email to email@example.com.