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Graduated in 2016 – 2014

Graduated in 2013 – 2010

Graduated in 2009 – 1999

 

2016

Dr MA Li, PhD<br>(Supervisor: Dr CHEN Li Jia Guy)

Dr MA Li, PhD
(Supervisor: Dr CHEN Li Jia Guy)

“DOVS is an excellent big family and I am delighted to join in. In this family, I learned how to see things in perspective and cope well when the going gets tough. Spin any negative attitudes into positive ones.”



Current Affiliation and Position:
  • Research Assistant, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong


Email: mali@link.cuhk.edu.hk

Dr MAK Kayew Heather, PhD(Supervisor: Prof LEUNG Kai Shun Christopher)

Dr MAK Kayew Heather, PhD(Supervisor: Prof LEUNG Kai Shun Christopher)

“Doing research at DOVS allowed me to explore an interest in the basic sciences. The available combination of animal, cellular, molecular, and imaging work provided me with a very comprehensive and hands-on post-graduate experience that was able to show me the many facets of laboratory research. Continual support and encouragement from my supervisor and the faculty altogether developed in me a keen passion and conviction of the relevance for scientific research.”



Current Affiliation and Position:
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong



  • Email: hmak@cuhk.edu.hk

Mr ZHANG Xiaoyu, MPhil<br>(Supervisors:  Dr NG Tsz Kin Michael & Prof PANG Chi Pui Calvin)

Mr ZHANG Xiaoyu, MPhil
(Supervisors: Dr NG Tsz Kin Michael & Prof PANG Chi Pui Calvin)

“I am particularly grateful to my supervisors Dr Tsz Kin Ng and Prof Calvin Chi Pui Pang, and all of the professors and colleagues in the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences for their sustained supports and valuable advices during my study period. With the unforgettable memories, I have been part of this great team for more than two years, achieving my goals both in academic research and personal development. The experience here taught me to fight all the time for the future I believe in, even in some hard times. Teamwork and hardwork are the right pathways to gain success when we do research. I will always be a member of this lovely family.”



Current Affiliation and Position:

2015

Dr XU Guihua, PhD<br>(Supervisor: Prof LEUNG Kai Shun Christopher)

Dr XU Guihua, PhD
(Supervisor: Prof LEUNG Kai Shun Christopher)

“I am grateful to be one of the PhD students here and worked with such a great team for few years. In DOVS, you learn how to do scientific research, more importantly, you learn how to behave!”



Current Affiliation and Position:
  • Attending Doctor, Eye Department, Huizhou Municipal Central Hospital, China


Email: ahua232@126.com

2014

Dr QIN Yongjie, PhD<br>(Supervisor: Prof PANG Chi Pui Calvin)

Dr QIN Yongjie, PhD
(Supervisor: Prof PANG Chi Pui Calvin)

“I am a trainer in the Hospital that benefited from the excellent training in the DOVS of CUHK. Time is flying away, but the wonderful smile on your face, the nice foods in the fridge and the gorgeous flowers in the flame tree are always in my heart. Take care, my friends.”



Current Affiliation and Position:
  • Attending Physician, Department of Ophthalmology, Guangdong Eye Institute, Guangdong General Hospital and Guangdong Academy of Medical Sciences, China



  • Email: qyjie@alumni.cuhk.net

Dr RONG Shisong, MD PhD<br>(Supervisor: Dr CHEN Li Jia Guy & Prof PANG Chi Pui Calvin)

Dr RONG Shisong, MD PhD
(Supervisor: Dr CHEN Li Jia Guy & Prof PANG Chi Pui Calvin)

“It was such a delight to be granted the opportunity to fight for the PhD degree and work at the DOVS, CUHK. With the guidance and care from my mentors and colleagues, I was exposed to a broad spectrum of cutting-edge ophthalmic researches and acquired solid research skills. This chapter in my life has crystallized into unforgettable memories and the source of strength, paving my way further.”



Current Affiliation and Position:
Dr TAN Shaoying Ellen, PhD<br>(Supervisor: Prof THAM Chee Yung Clement)

Dr TAN Shaoying Ellen, PhD
(Supervisor: Prof THAM Chee Yung Clement)

“From our professors:
“Be honest, helpful and hard work!”
“It is not easy to meet each other in such a big world, cherish what you have, be happy!”
“If someone is strong enough to bring you down, show them you are strong enough to get up!”
The years in DOVS is the most grateful time of my life. I appreciate indeed the professors and friends who accompanying me along the way. Knowledge may become obsolete, but the spirit will benefit the whole life and last forever.
Life is a beautiful journey, scenery in others' eyes cannot replace our own feeling. May we find and create something new on it!”




Current Affiliation and Position:
  • Postdoctoral Clinician Scientist, Department of Ophthalmology, Chinese PLA General Hospital, China



  • Email: tanshaoying@gmail.com

2013

Dr LIU Ke, PhD<br>(Supervisor: Prof PANG Chi Pui Calvin)

Dr LIU Ke, PhD
(Supervisor: Prof PANG Chi Pui Calvin)

“In DOVS, I learnt how to do genetic studies, focusing on the genetics of age-related macular degeneration and polypoidal choroidal vasculopathy. More importantly, I learnt how to be an independent researcher. Meanwhile I gained a lot of support from my team, because we cherish team spirit the most. Here in DOVS, we help one another in both work and living, like a big family.”



Current Affiliation and Position:
  • Associate Consultant, Shenzhen Eye Hospital & Shenzhen Key Laboratory of Ophthalmology, Shenzhen, China



  • Email: liuke1891@sohu.com

Dr YANG Mingming, PhD<br>(Supervisor: Prof PANG Chi Pui Calvin)

Dr YANG Mingming, PhD
(Supervisor: Prof PANG Chi Pui Calvin)

“DOVS is an unique experience in my life, where I gained a lot in the pursuit of science and happiness. Sincere thanks and well wishes to the family, I will keep in mind the motto of DOVS that “don't try your best, but do the best”.”



Current Affiliation and Position:
  • Associate Professor, Eye Hospital, The First Affiliated Hospital of Harbin Medical University, China



  • Email: ming4622@163.com

Dr YANG Yaping, PhD<br>(Supervisor: Prof PANG Chi Pui Calvin)

Dr YANG Yaping, PhD
(Supervisor: Prof PANG Chi Pui Calvin)

“DOVS gave me good memories. If you can survive well in DOVS, you can survive anywhere.”



Current Affiliation and Position:
  • Resident, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat Hospital, Shanghai Medical College of Fudan University, Shanghai, China



  • Email: yangyaping555@sina.com

2012

Dr LIANG Xiaoying Enne, PhD<br>(Supervisor: Prof PANG Chi Pui Calvin)

Dr LIANG Xiaoying Enne, PhD
(Supervisor: Prof PANG Chi Pui Calvin)

“The study in the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science (DOVS) is such a unforgettable and fruitful journey in my life. DOVS cultivates me with scientific concepts and skills; leads my way to a higher success; shape me to be a better one. My feelings to DOVS in millions words will sum up a heartfelt gratitude: thank you, DOVS!”



Current Affiliation and Position:
  • Senior Ophthalmic Assistant, Dennis Lam & Partners' Eye Center, Hong Kong



  • Email: enneleung@gmail.com

2010

Dr CHEN Li Jia Guy, PhD<br>(Supervisor: Prof PANG Chi Pui Calvin)

Dr CHEN Li Jia Guy, PhD
(Supervisor: Prof PANG Chi Pui Calvin)

“DOVS is a big family; everyone cares and supports one another. Here I started my learning in molecular genetics of eye diseases and contributed new findings to the field. Having learnt to be an honorable man and to have critical thinking in science is essential to my career and life.”



Current Affiliations and Positions:
  • Assistant Professor (clinical), Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
  • Honorary Resident, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong
  • Honorary Resident, Hong Kong Eye Hospital, Hong Kong
  • Honorary Associate Professor, Shantou University Medical College, Shantou, China


Email:lijia_chen@cuhk.edu.hk

Dr GONG Bo, PhD<br>Supervisors: Prof PANG Chi Pui Calvin & Dr YAM Hin Fai

Dr GONG Bo, PhD
Supervisors: Prof PANG Chi Pui Calvin & Dr YAM Hin Fai

“DOVS offers excellent education through the well-designed and comprehensive programs and insists to apply the highest standards of research, which has won it a remarkable research reputation. DOVS also has a prestigious record of published research in discipline-specific journals and in high-profile publications such as Nature, science. Studying in DOVS gives me a better understanding of Ophthalmology and endows me good research expertise in my current profession.”



Current Affiliations and Positions:
  • Associate Professor, Sichuan Provincial Key Laboratory for Disease Gene Study, Sichuan Provincial People’s Hospital, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China
  • Visiting Scholar, Ocular Genomics Institute, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, USA



    Email:gongbo@med.uestc.edu.cn

Dr NG Tsz Kin Michael, PhD<br>(Supervisor: Prof PANG Chi Pui Calvin)

Dr NG Tsz Kin Michael, PhD
(Supervisor: Prof PANG Chi Pui Calvin)

“CUHK DOVS is a marvelous ophthalmic research center in the world. The integrative laboratory system and resources sharing strategy were the keys to success with numerous publications in limited research funding support. I am truly grateful to the leadership, education and supports from Prof. Pang, Ms. Pancy Tam and other DOVS colleagues. It is my honor to be a member of this world-renowned family.”



Current Affiliations and Positions:
  • Assistant Professor (non-clincial), Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
  • Associate Professor, Shantou University Medical College, Shantou, China
  • Honorary Assistant Professor, Department of Ophthalmology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
  • College Member, Wu Yee Sun College, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
  • Instructor, Program for the Gifted and Talented, Faculty of Education, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
  • Supervisor, Summer Undergraduate Research Programme, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
  • Committee Member, Health and Spiritual Well-being Committee, Wu Yee Sun College, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong



    Email:micntk@cuhk.edu.hk

2009

Dr PONG Chiu Fai Jeffrey, PhD<br>(Supervisor: Prof PANG Chi Pui Calvin)

Dr PONG Chiu Fai Jeffrey, PhD
(Supervisor: Prof PANG Chi Pui Calvin)

“My connection with CUHK started from my post graduate training in which my master and PhD and now my second master degree (EMBA) is from CUHK. During my post graduate specialty training and research, there is a great collaboration with other CUHK experts and professors who all aim to achieve excellence in their endeavors. This is certainly a great family with lots of potential for even bigger achievements.”



Current Affiliations and Positions:
  • Consultant, Hong Kong Adventist Hospital, Hong Kong
  • Honorary Assistant Professor, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
  • Honorary Assistant Professor, Department of Ophthalmology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
  • Specialist in Ophthalmology, Hong Kong


Email: jeffpong@gmail.com

Ms YIP Wong Ying Yolanda, MSc<br>(Supervisor: Dr LAI Yuk Yau Timothy)

Ms YIP Wong Ying Yolanda, MSc
(Supervisor: Dr LAI Yuk Yau Timothy)

“DOVS makes me feel like a family, we always help one another improve. During the MSc programme in DOVS, it provides me with up-to-date knowledge in both basic sciences and clinical ophthalmology. I have learnt a lot from this programme and gained many experiences on lab and clinical research techniques. I am really glad to be part of this big family.”



Current Affiliation and Position:
  • Technician, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong


Email: yolandayip@cuhk.edu.hk

2007

Dr WANG Danyi, PhD</br>(Supervisors: Prof PANG Chi Pui Calvin & Dr CHAN Wai Man)

Dr WANG Danyi, PhD
(Supervisors: Prof PANG Chi Pui Calvin & Dr CHAN Wai Man)

“My time at DOVS was characterized by amazing opportunities combined with incredible advising and support system. DOVS competent and committed faculty ensured I had the foundation for future success. I appreciate not only the education I received, but also the values that Prof Calvin Pang and DOVS instilled in me. I always look back fondly on my time here.”



Current Affiliation and Position:
  • Senior Clinical Studies Scientist, GENEWIZ, LLC, USA


Email: danyi.wang@genewiz.com

Dr ZHANG Liyun, PhD<br>(Supervisor: Prof PANG Chi Pui Calvin)

Dr ZHANG Liyun, PhD
(Supervisor: Prof PANG Chi Pui Calvin)

“DOVS is a fantastic place to equip students with wide knowledge, high integrity and free mind. These are all necessities of a rich life. I had a wonderful time here, learnt a lot and made many good friends. It is always my great honor to be one member of DOVS family."



Current Affiliation and Position:
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University, USA


Email: lzhang98@jhmi.edu

2005

Dr CHU Kai On, PhD</br>(Supervisors: Prof Michael Scott ROGERS & Prof PANG Chi Pui Calvin)

Dr CHU Kai On, PhD
(Supervisors: Prof Michael Scott ROGERS & Prof PANG Chi Pui Calvin)

“Life in DOVS is challenging but interesting. You can learn how to put your big idea into practice and even flourish it within a limited resource. You can also appreciate how your effort, sweat, tear are eventually transformed into the benefit of mankind.”



Current Affiliation and Position:
  • Technician, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong


Email: chukaion@cuhk.edu.hk

2004

Dr FAN Baojian, MD PhD</br>(Supervisor: Prof PANG Chi Pui Calvin)

Dr FAN Baojian, MD PhD
(Supervisor: Prof PANG Chi Pui Calvin)

“It has been a wonderful experience working with such a great group of people in DOVS. My heartfelt thanks go to Professor Calvin Pang, my PhD supervisor, who gave me lots of opportunities to learn and grow during my stay at DOVS. It was the best time of my life.”



Current Affiliation and Position:
  • Senior Instructor in Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, USA


Email: baojian_fan@meei.harvard.edu

2002

Dr LEUNG Yuk Fai, PhD</br>(Supervisors: Prof LAM Shun Chiu Dennis & Prof PANG Chi Pui Calvin)<br>

Dr LEUNG Yuk Fai, PhD
(Supervisors: Prof LAM Shun Chiu Dennis & Prof PANG Chi Pui Calvin)

“DOVS laid down a solid scientific foundation for my career. It gave me freedom to pursue interesting research. Through its top-notch training, I have gained confidence to face new challenges and embark on innovative research programs.”



Current Affiliations and Positions:
  • Associate Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, Purdue University, USA
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Indiana University School of Medicine Lafayette, USA
  • Affiliate Faculty, Member Purdue Institute for Integrative neuroscience, USA
  • Affiliate Faculty, Member Purdue Institute for Drug Discovery, USA
  • Scientific Advisory Board Member, The Han Institute, USA
  • Visiting Professor, Shantou University Medical College, Shantou, China
  • Scientific Advisor to Post-graduate Research, Joint Shantou International Eye Center of Shantou University and The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shantou, China


Email: yfleung@purdue.edu
Website: https://www.bio.purdue.edu/

1999

Dr ZHANG Chun, MD PhD<br>(Supervisors: Professor TSO On Man Mark & Professor LAM T Tim)

Dr ZHANG Chun, MD PhD
(Supervisors: Professor TSO On Man Mark & Professor LAM T Tim)

"DOVS is really a place to widen my mind, broaden my horizon and enhance my career."



Current Affiliations and Positions:
  • Professor, Department of Ophthalmology, Peking University Third Hospital, Peking University, China
  • Director, Clinical Stem Cell Center, Peking University Third Hospital, Peking University, China
  • Chief, Department of Research Administration, Peking University Third Hospital, Peking University, China
  • Vice Chair, Peking University Third Hospital Medical Science Research Ethics Committee, Peking University Third Hospital, Peking University, China
  • Honorary Professor, Department of Ophthalmology, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong


Email: zhangc1@yahoo.com

 

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