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Academic Staff

Head of Department & Professor
Prof. YIP, Shea-ping shea.ping.yip
(852) 3400-8571
Y936a
0000-0002-2170-8185
7102133673

PERSONAL PROFILE
  • PhD (University College London)
  • MPhil (HK Polytechnic)
  • FIBMS
  • HC (MLT) (HKU)
  • ODip (HK Polytechnic)

 

Discipline: Medical Laboratory Science

 

Research Interests:

Molecular genetic analysis of complex diseases (myopia, blood cancers, infectious diseases, etc.); Molecular diagnostics


Associate Head & Professor
Prof. YING, Michael T. C. michael.ying
(852) 3400-8566
Y909
0000-0001-5979-6072
7005164087

PERSONAL PROFILE
  • PhD (PolyU)
  • MPhil (PolyU)
  • Prof Dip (HK Polytechnic)

 

Discipline: Radiography

 

Research Interests:

Ultrasound imaging diagnosis and monitoring of thyroid cancer, malignant neck lymph nodes and carotid atherosclerosis


Associate Head & Associate Professor
Dr LEUNG, Polly H. M. polly.hm.leung
(852) 3400-8570
Y918
0000-0003-2406-4773
7401747852

PERSONAL PROFILE
  • PhD (HKU)
  • MPhil (HKU)
  • BSc (University of New South Wales)
  • Registered (Part I) MLT (HK)

 

Discipline: Medical Laboratory Science

 

Research Interests:

Molecular detection of infectious agents; Microbial pathogenesis


Chair Professor of Biomedical Science

Prof. YUNG, Benjamin Y. M.

ben.yung
(852) 3400-8583
Y914
0000-0003-0093-3196
7006495150

PERSONAL PROFILE
  • PD Fellow (Professor Arthur Kornberg)
  • PhD (Baylor College of Medicine)
  • MA (Rice University)
  • BA (Southern Illinois University)

 

Discipline: Medical Laboratory Science

 

Research Interests:

Genes and molecular mechanisms in the DNA damage response in health and disease; signaling pathways in major cellular processes; Nucleophosmin/B23 biological role in cancer


Professor
Prof. CAI, Jing jing.cai
(852) 3400-8645
Y920
0000-0001-6934-0108
35067810800

PERSONAL PROFILE
  • Cert (American Board of Radiology)
  • Residency (University of Virginia)
  • PhD (University of Virginia)
  • MS (University of Georgia)
  • BS (Lanzhou University)

 

Discipline: Radiography

 

Research Interests:

MRI‐guided Radiation Therapy, 4D Imaging and Radiation Therapy, Stereotactic‐Body Radiation Therapy, Radiomics, and Brachytherapy.

Associate Professor
Dr CHAN, Lawrence W. C. wing.chi.chan
(852) 3400-8561
Y902
0000-0001-6451-2273
26031241900

PERSONAL PROFILE
  • PhD (HKU)
  • BEng (HKU)

 

Discipline: Radiography

 

Research Interests:

Bioinformatics, imaging informatics and clinical decision support

Dr CHENG, Kenneth K. Y. kenneth.ky.cheng
(852) 3400-8912
Y948
0000-0002-7274-0839
7402997599

PERSONAL PROFILE
  • PhD (HKU)
  • BSc (HKUST)

 

Discipline: Medical Laboratory Science

 

Research Interests:

Obesity and its related metabolic disorders including diabetes and cardiovascular diseases
Mechanism underlying insulin action and secretion
Adipose tissue and metabolic health

Dr LAW, Helen K. W. helen.law
(852) 3400-8562
Y903
0000-0002-5579-9054
7101939394

PERSONAL PROFILE
  • PhD (University of Melbourne)
  • MSc (HKU)
  • Pg Cert (HKU)
  • BSc (University of British Columbia)
  • Prof Dip (HK Polytechnic)

 

Discipline: Radiography

 

Research Interests:

Immunology; Infection (Emerging infectious diseases); Kidney pathologies; Pancreas imaging; Flow cytometry and high content imaging

Dr LEE, Shara W. Y. shara.lee
(852) 3400-8592
Y904
0000-0001-5257-2076
34971469100

PERSONAL PROFILE
  • PhD (Anaesthesia & Intensive Care)
  • MSc (Cardiology)
  • BSc (PolyU)

 

Discipline: Radiography

 

Research Interests:

Resuscitation Medicine; Obstetric Anaesthesia; Physiological (non-invasive haemodynamic) monitoring; of non-invasive Intra-operative monitoring & Goal-directed fluid therapy; Vascular imaging & flow assessment using ultrasound

Dr SIU, Gilman K. H. gilman.siu
(852) 3400-8598
Y928
0000-0002-4354-3393
35485473100

PERSONAL PROFILE
  • PhD (HKU)
  • BSc (PolyU)
  • Higher Dip (PolyU)

 

Discipline: Medical Laboratory Science

 

Research Interests:

Development of molecular assays for diagnosis of infectious disease; Molecular epidemiology, virulence and drug resistance mechanisms of Mycobacterium tuberculosis

Dr WONG, Cesar S. C. cesar.wong
(852) 3400-8584
Y932
0000-0003-0058-140X
26039647800

PERSONAL PROFILE
  • PhD (HKUST)
  • MAppSc (Charles Sturt University)
  • BAppSc (Charles Sturt University)
  • Dip (PolyU)
  • Founding Fellow, Faculty of Science, The Royal College of Pathologists, Australasia
  • Registered Part I MLT (HK)

 

Discipline: Medical Laboratory Science

 

Research Interests:

Biomarkers with diagnostic and prognostic significance in Asian common cancers; Novel non-invasive molecular and immunocytochemical tests

Dr WU, Vincent W. C. vincent.wu
(852) 3400-8567
Y911
0000-0002-1257-4154
7006045803

PERSONAL PROFILE
  • PhD (HKU)
  • MPhil (HKU)
  • Higher Dip (College of Radiographers)
  • Dip (College of Radiographers)
  • Cert (City & Guilds, London)

 

Discipline: Radiography

 

Research Interests:

Radiotherapy complications in nasopharyngeal carinoma; Radiotherapy dosimetry; Image guided radiotherapy

Dr ZOU, Xiang xiang.y.zou
(852) 3400-8574
Y915
0000-0003-3925-0296
7102138823

PERSONAL PROFILE
  • PhD (Uppsala University)
  • MMed (Chinese Academy of Preventive Medicine)
  • BSc (Nankai University)

 

Discipline: Medical Laboratory Science

 

Research Interests:

Mast cell biology, Fc-gamma receptors, allergy, vaccination

Assistant Professor
Dr CHEN, Xiangyan Fiona fiona.chen
(852) 3400-8891
Y947
 0000-0002-9991-6208
57192476846

PERSONAL PROFILE
  • PhD (CUHK)
  • MPhil (Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou)
  • MB (Shandong Medical University)

 

Discipline: Radiography

 

Research Interests:

Laboratory experiments to investigate the genetic and pathological characterization of cerebral artery disease;
Clinical studies to validate the applications of brain CT, MRI and transcranial Doppler ultrasonography;
Community-based studies to screen the risk of cerebral artery disease among stroke-free population.

Dr HUANG, Chien-ling cl.huang
(852) 3400-8602
Y930
0000-0002-6396-5649
8076464900

PERSONAL PROFILE
  • PD Fellow (CGU/Taiwan;UCC/Ireland)
  • PhD (Chang Gung University)
  • MSc (Chang Gung University)
  • BSc (Chang Gung University)
  • Licensed Medical Technologist (Taiwan)

 

Discipline: Medical Laboratory Science

 

Research Interests:

Haematology & Molecular diagnostics: non-coding RNAs in blood malignancy; high-throughput sequencing (i.e. scRNA-seq and clinical WGS)

Stem cell technology & Gene regulation: stem cell differentiation and reprogramming; gene regulation in complex diseases (i.e. vascular disease and myopia)


Dr LIN, Liang-ting lt.lin
(852) 3400-8569
Y905
0000-0003-2715-9567
55510647700

PERSONAL PROFILE
  • PD Fellow (Taipei Veterans General Hospital/Taiwan)
  • PhD (National Yang-Ming University)
  • BSc (National Yang-Ming University)
  • Licensed Radiation Technologist (Taiwan)

 

Discipline: Radiography

 

Research Interests:

Radiaition-induced long non-coding RNA in epigenetic modification; Cell-to-cell communication via extracellular vesicles (EVs); Molecular imaging of biological events


Dr MA, Alvin C. H. alvin.ma
(852) 3400-8913
Y924
0000-0002-4800-2844
15849157500

PERSONAL PROFILE
  • PhD (HKU)
  • MPhil (HKU)
  • BSc (HKU)

 

Discipline: Medical Laboratory Science

 

Research Interests:

Hematology: basic and translational research areas including gene regulation in normal vertebrate hematopoiesis, molecular basis of human blood diseases.
Zebrafish Disease Modeling: develop zebrafish (Danio rerio) into a comprehensive in vivo modeling platform for translational medicine, from functional evaluation of disease-related genes to large-scale chemical screening for novel therapeutic agents.


Dr TSE, Franki K.H. kh-franki.tse
(852) 3400-8565
Y949
0000-0001-7287-3984
57201400282

PERSONAL PROFILE
  • Ph.D. (CUHK)
  • Lic. (Umeå Universitet)
  • MRes (University of Manchester)
  • BSc (PolyU)
  • Registered (Part II) MLT (HK)

 

Discipline: Medical Laboratory Science

 

Research Interests:

Neuropathology, Oligodendrocytes, Age-related myelin degradation, DNA damage and repair in myelinating cells.


Dr WONG, Chi-ming chi-ming.cm.wong
(852) 3400-8564
Y945
0000-0002-0025-7135
18134632400

PERSONAL PROFILE
  • PhD (HKU)
  • MSc (UST)
  • BSc (UST)

 

 Discipline: Medical Laboratory Science

 

 Research Interests:

The mechanism of action of novel metabolic factors and their roles in the treatment of obesity, diabetes and other related metabolic disorders

The mechanism of transcription termination and its link in mRNA surveillance

The role of peroxiredoxin in oxidative stress and maintaining genomic stability

Dr YOO, Jung Sun jungsun.yoo
(852) 3400-8654
Y912
0000-0002-8865-0424
7402295459

PERSONAL PROFILE
  • Research Fellow (National University of Singapore)
  • PhD (Seoul National University)
  • BSc (Seoul National University)

 

Discipline: Radiography

 

Research Interests:

Fluorescence molecular imaging, Multimodality imaging, Intraoperative/Intravital imaging, Nanomedicine, Biomedical optics

Adjunct Associate Professor
Mr Au, Kam Ming kamming.au
(852) 3400-8568
Y946

PERSONAL PROFILE
  • MSc (CUHK)
  • BSc (Concordia University of Canada)

 

Discipline: Medical Laboratory Science

 

Research Assistant Professor
Dr Cai, David Yin

david-yin.cai
(852) 3400-8653
Y938
 0000-0002-7763-0612
 56497363200


PERSONAL PROFILE

  • PhD (HKU)
  • MSc (China Pharmaceutical University)
  • BSc (China Pharmaceutical University)

 

Discipline: Medical Laboratory Science

 

Research Interests:

Understanding the energy metabolism and reactive oxygen species signaling in the heart; The new biomarker discovery for early detection of diabetic cardiomyopathy using Omics techniques.

Dr Li, Gloria H. Y.

gloria-hy.li
(852) 3400-8603
Y938
 0000-0003-0275-2356
 35080710200


PERSONAL PROFILE

  • PhD (HKU)
  • MPhil (HKU)
  • BSc (HKU)

 

Discipline: Medical Laboratory Science

 

Research Interests:

Bioinformatics, Genetics, Identification of biomarkers and development of risk prediction algorithms for early diagnosis of diseases, Identification of therapeutic targets for intervention of diseases.

Dr Tam, Marco S. Y.

marco-shing-yau.tam
(852) 3400-8644
Y953
 0000-0002-5899-1041
 57193488434


PERSONAL PROFILE

  • PhD (PolyU)
  • BSc (PolyU)

 

Discipline: Radiography

 

Research Interests:

Tumor microenvironment (Autophagy, Epithelial-mesenchymal transition, Hypoxia, Metastasis, Stemness maintenance), Colorectal cancer, Personalized radiotherapy.

Senior Clinical Associate
Mr Wong, Edward T. H. edward-th.wong
(852) 3400-8594
Y917

PERSONAL PROFILE
  • MSc (HKOU)
  • BSc (Anglia University)
  • PDDR (HKPU)
  • FHKCRRT (MII)

 

Discipline: Radiography

 

Clinical Associate
Ms LEE, Michelle W. M. michellewm.lee
(852) 3400-8588
Y921

PERSONAL PROFILE
  • MSc (University of Sydney)
  • BSc (PolyU)

 

Discipline: Radiography

Mr LEUNG, Vincent W. S. 

 vincent.leung 
 (852) 3400-8655
 Y927

PERSONAL PROFILE

 

 

 

 

 

  • BSc (PolyU)                           

 

Discipline: Radiography

Mr SHIU, Bobby S. P.

bobby.shiu
(852) 3400-8563
Y950

PERSONAL PROFILE

 

 

 

 

  • MSc (National University of Ireland)
  • BASc (Charles Sturt University, Australia)
  • Cert (Institute of Administrative Management, UK)
  • Prof Dip (HKP)

 

Discipline: Radiography


Instructor
Dr CHEUNG, Edith T. S. ts-edith.cheung
(852) 3400-8599
Y913

PERSONAL PROFILE
  • PhD (PolyU)
  • BSc (University of Ulster)
  • Higher Dip (HKIVE)

 

Discipline: Medical Laboratory Science

Ms LEE, Jan O. C. jan.lee
(852) 3400-8907
Y913

PERSONAL PROFILE
  • PgDip (CUHK)
  • BSc (PolyU)
  • Registered (Part I ) MLT (HK)
  • Higher Dip (PolyU)

 

Discipline: Medical Laboratory Science

Ms POON, Melody P. C. melody.poon
(852) 3400-8597
Y913

PERSONAL PROFILE
  • MSc (PolyU)
  • Registered (Part I ) MLT (HK)
  • BSc (PolyU)

 

Discipline: Medical Laboratory Science

Ms SO, Moon K. M. moonkm.so
(852) 3400-8659
Y921

PERSONAL PROFILE
  • MA (HKBU)
  • BA (CUHK)
  • BSc (PolyU)

 

Discipline: Radiography

Ms TUNG, Gigi H. C. gigi.tung
(852) 3400-8639
Y921

PERSONAL PROFILE
  • BSc (PolyU)

 

 

Discipline: Radiography