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Interviews with tobacco control experts and members of different sectors to share smoke-free stories
2017.10.26
Hong Kong Council on Smoking and Health (COSH) is committed to promoting smoke-free messages to all walks of life for a smoke-free Hong Kong, as well as advancing tobacco control works. 2017 marks the 35th anniversary of tobacco control in Hong Kong, COSH collaborates with Radio 1 of Radio Television Hong Kong (RTHK1) to produce 10 episodes of interviews with members of different sectors to review the accomplishments in tobacco control and prepare for the challenges ahead. The guests will also share their views on living a smoke-free lifestyle and tobacco control in Hong Kong.

The guests of the 10 episodes include Prof Sophia CHAN (Secretary for Food and Health), Prof LAM Tai-hing (Chair Professor of Community Medicine cum Sir Robert Kotewall Professor in Public Health, School of Public Health, The University of Hong Kong), Antonio KWONG (COSH Chairman), LAI Wing-man (Senior Tobacco Control Inspector of Tobacco Control Office, Department of Health), Steve LO (Extreme Marathon runner), HON Man-guai (Survivor of laryngeal cancer), successful quitters Simon NGAI (Senior DJ), Albert CHEUNG (Singer) and Mark LUI (musician) and smoke-free artist Andy LEUNG (member of C AllStar).

The 10 episodes were broadcasted on Radio 1 and TV 31 of RTHK during the programme “Health Pedia” every Thursday from 26 October to 28 December 2017. Please click here for the highlights or the links below to review the episodes.


Episode 1 (Guest: Prof Sophia CHAN, Secretary for Food and Health) 2017-10-26
Episode 2 (Guest: Andy LEUNG, member of C AllStar) 2017-11-2
Episode 3 (Guest: HON Man-guai, a survivor of laryngeal cancer) 2017-11-9
Episode 4 (Guest: Prof LAM Tai-hing, Chair Professor of Community Medicine & Sir Robert Kotewall Professor in Public Health, School of Public Health, The University of Hong Kong) 2017-11-16
Episode 5 (Guest: Steve LO, Extreme Marathon runner) 2017-11-23
Episode 6 (Guest: Simon NGAI, Senior DJ) 2017-11-30
Episode 7 (Guest: Mark LUI, musician) 2017-12-7
Episode 8 (Guest: LAI Wing-man, Senior Tobacco Control Inspector of Tobacco Control Office, Department of Health) 2017-12-14
Episode 9 (Guest: Albert CHEUNG, Singer) 2017-12-21
Episode 10 (Guest: Antonio KWONG, COSH Chairman) 2017-12-28
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