Category: Academic Activities

Prof Clement Tham was invited to share with global ophthalmic community how CUHK & Hong…
On 30/04/2020, Prof Clement Tham, our Department Chairman, was invited by the All India Ophthalmological Society  to share the experiences of combating COVID-19 at Hong Kong Eye Hospital and CUHK [...]
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Dr Carol Cheung’s AI-GON image was selected for cover story in Lancet Digital Health
Dr Carol Cheung and our postgraduate student, Ms RAN Anran Emma, were interviewed by Lancet Digital Health for their topic of “Detection of glaucomatous optic neuropathy with spectral-domain optical coherence tomography: a [...]
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Dr Yam interviewed by Reuters about his study on secondhand smoke and children’s eyes
Dr Jason Yam, the Department ‘s Associate Professor, interviewed by Reuters on his recent study about “Association of Secondhand Smoking Exposure With Choroidal Thinning in Children Aged 6 to 8 [...]
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Prof Calvin Pang has been selected as one of the 2020 ARVO Foundation Honorees
We are thrilled to share with our friends of DOVS that Prof Calvin Pang, the Director of the CUHK Ophthalmic Research Centre, is recently selected as one of the 2020 ARVO [...]
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Visit from Dr Baojian Fan, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
We are very much honoured to have Dr Baojian Fan, MD, PhD, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, U.S.A to visit our department and to deliver a lecture [...]
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Visit from Prof Herman S. Cheung, University of Miami
We are very much honoured to have Prof Herman S. Cheung, PhD, James L. Knight Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Professor of Medicine and Orthopedic Surgery, University of Miami, U.S.A. to [...]
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CUHK Study First Proves Low-Concentration Atropine Eye Drops Reduce Myopia Progression in Children with Minimal…
Myopia, or shortsightedness, is the most common ocular disorder worldwide. Several international studies suggested atropine eye drops could slow down myopic progression in children, and thus lowering the risk of [...]
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Dr. Danny Ng received the Gold Medal Award in the Leadership Development Program of APVRS
We are much delighted to share that our faculty member Dr. Danny Ng received the Gold Medal Award for his outstanding participation in the Leadership Development Program (LDP) of Asia-Pacific [...]
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Visit from Dr Lily Peng, Google AI Healthcare Team
We are very much honoured to invite Dr Lily Peng, MD, PhD, the product manager of Google AI Healthcare Team, to visit our department and delivered a lecture titled “Deep [...]
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Visit from Dr Hilal Saima, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam
Dr Hilal Saima is currently a post-doctoral scientific researcher in Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, the Netherlands and a visiting research fellow at Memory Aging and Cognition Center, NUHS. She [...]
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Visit from Prof Christopher Chen Li-Hsian, National University of Singapore
We are very much honoured to have Professor Christopher Chen Li-Hsian, a Senior Clinician-Scientist, Associate Professor at the Departments of Pharmacology and Psychological Medicine, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, [...]
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Exchanging experiences and insights for utilizing virtual reality simulation technology on WOC 2018
During World Ophthalmology Congress 2018 at Barcelona, Spain, Dr. Danny Ng, Vice director of CUHK Jockey Club Ophthalmic Microsurgical Training Programme, exchanged experiences and insights for utilizing virtual reality simulation [...]
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