Farewell University Pathology Building (UPB) 21 Oct 2017

About Unversity Pathology Building

The University Pathology Building (UPB) will be decommissioned in 2018 as part of the Queen Mary Hospital (QMH) redevelopment plan. Since its establishment, UPB has played important role in the undergraduate and postgraduate education of pathology in Hong Kong as well as contributing to breakthrough in research and advancement of clinical services.

Besides lectures and practical classes for pathology teaching for medical students, postgraduate courses for medical and related professions are also held in UPB. UPB is also the venue for the annual College examinations. In recent years, educational workshop for the public, particularly high school students, are often conducted in UPB as activities to publicize the International Pathology Day.

To cherish fond memories of UPB and to celebrate its historical importance, the University of Hong Kong Departments of Microbiology and Pathology jointly organized a “Farewell to UPB” on October 21, 2017 (Sat).