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Academic Staff

Professor & Head of Department
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


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


Associate Professor & Associate Head
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 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 Professor
Dr 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.

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 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

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 TO, Tony S. S. tony.to
(852) 3400-8573
Y926
0000-0003-1244-439X
34573507700

PERSONAL PROFILE
  • PhD (University of Sydney)
  • MAppSc (University of Technology, Sydney)
  • Registered (Part II) MLT (HK)
  • BAppSc (New South Wales Institute of Technology)

 

Discipline: Medical Laboratory Science

 

Research Interests:

Intracellular signal transduction in the pathogenesis of Glioblastoma multiforme

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 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

Senior Clinical Associate
Dr CHAN, Charles T. P. charles.chan
(852) 3400-8594
Y917

PERSONAL PROFILE
  • Fellow (HKCRRT)
  • PhD (PolyU)
  • PgD (CityU)
  • MPhil (CUHK)
  • Adv Cert (HKSNM)
  • BSc (PolyU)

 

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

PERSONAL PROFILE
  • BSc (PolyU)

 

 

Discipline: Radiography