Memorial Service | Online Condolences Book | Press Release

The School of Public Health will be hosting a Memorial Service for Professor Anthony J. Hedley (Emeritus Professor of HKU School of Public Health), who passed away peacefully in the Isle of Man, United Kingdom, on 19 December 2014, with details below:

Date: 6 February 2015 (Friday)
Time: 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. (see Notes)
Venue: St John's Cathedral, 4-8 Garden Road, Central (Map)

(1) A coachbus will depart the medical roundabout at 4:45 p.m. sharp for St John's Cathedral that day; and  
(2) A post-service reception will be held between 6:40 – 7:30 p.m. nearby the Cathedral, with details to follow.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to "The University of Hong Kong" towards the respective Professor Anthony Hedley Prize for Master of Public Health and Professor Anthony Hedley Scholarship for Master of Public Health set up in honour of Professor Hedley. Contributions can be made online at or by cheque and tax receipts can be issued. If you have any questions about making a donation to the University, please contact HKU Development and Alumni Affairs Office ( or HKU School of Public Health (

If you wish to send your condolences to Professor Hedley's family, or have thoughts, anecdotes or reminiscences about him, please post a message at the online book of condolences at