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Infection Control Branch


Head:

Dr CHEN Hong
MBBS (HK)
MRCP(UK)
MPH
FHKCPaed
FHKCCM 
FHKAM(Paed)
FHKAM(Community Medicine)
Dr CHEN Hong

Main spectrum of work:
  • Develop, promulgate and evaluate best practices in infection prevention and control;
  • Organise training in infection prevention and control for health care and community settings;
  • Support epidemiological investigation of communicable disease outbreaks in hospitals; 
  • Conduct surveillance on infection hazards;
  • Secretariat support to the Scientific Committee on Infection Control;
  • Prevention, surveillance and control of antimicrobial resistance.

Divisions:
  • Antimicrobial Resistance Division 
  • Infection Control Promotion and Liaison Division
  • Healthcare Quality Enhancement Division