The Association of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU) Global Health Program aims to leverage the global health education and research of Asia-Pacific universities to address global health issues through interaction with public policy and media. Learn more »

2019 APRU Global Health Program Conference

The 2019 APRU Global Health conference will be hosted by the University of Hong Kong in Pokfulang, Hong Kong, from 17-20 November, 2019. This year’s theme is GLOBAL URBAN HEALTH.


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APRU launches new book on Global Health

The book is entitled Global Health Leadership: Case Studies From the Asia-Pacific ,and is co-edited by APRU Global Health Program leaders, Dr. Mellissa Withers of University of Southern California and Dr. Judith McCool of The University of Auckland. It covers a wide range of disciplines—from tobacco control and non-communicable diseases to maternal health services and disaster preparedness—in a …


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