Category: Academic Activities

Dr CHU Wai Kit has been appointed as a committee member in the Association for…
Dr CHU Wai Kit has been appointed to serve in the Global Members Committee (GMC) of the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) for 3 years. His work [...]
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Prof Clement CY THAM Named on The Ophthalmologist’s 2022 Power List
After thousands of votes were received and the final list of nominees was scrutinized by an eminent panel of judges, Prof Clement CY THAM, the Chairman of the Department of Ophthalmology [...]
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Prof Clement Tham bestowed the Fellowship of the Academy of Medicine of Malaysia
Prof Clement Tham, Chairman of DOVS CUHK, was conferred the Fellowship of the Academy of Medicine of Malaysia, at the Opening Ceremony of the 54th Malaysia-Singapore Congress of Medicine, on [...]
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Dr Carol Cheung and her team published a new research article on using artificial intelligence…
Dr Carol Cheung and her team published a research article in Diabetes Care, entitled “A Multitask Deep-Learning System to Classify Diabetic Macular Edema for Different Optical Coherence Tomography Devices: A [...]
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JSIEC (Shantou U/CUHK Joint Shantou International Eye Center) published 3 landmark papers
Congratulations to Joint Shantou International Eye Center of Shantou University, The Chinese University of Hong Kong for publishing their landmark papers in JAMA Network Open, Proceedings of the National Academy [...]
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Prof Calvin C. P. Pang bestowed Honorary Fellowship, The College of Ophthalmologists of Hong Kong
Professor Calvin Pang was conferred Honorary Fellow of the College of Ophthalmologists of Hong Kong (COHK) in the College Conferment Ceremony on 15th July 2021. Honorary Fellowship is the highest [...]
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Congratulations to Prof Chi Pui Pang and Dr Wai Kit Chu awarded General Research Fund…
The Research Grant Council (RGC) has recently announced the results of the 2020-21 funding exercise of the General Research Fund (GRF). Our department has demonstrated our high quality research and [...]
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Congratulations to Prof Clement Tham for being elected as President of The College of Ophthalmologists…
We are delighted to announce that our Chairman, Professor Clement Tham, has been elected in as the President of The College of Ophthalmologists of Hong Kong. Prof Tham has taken [...]
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Congratulations to Dr. Poemen Chan for the appointment by the World Glaucoma Association Associate Advisory…
Dr. Poemen Chan has been appointed as a member of the World Glaucoma Association (WGA) Associate Advisory Board (AAB). AAB members are chosen amongst the younger members of WGA who [...]
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Dr. Brelen supports the fight against the pandemic by launching a new blockchain COVID-19 passport…
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) along with ConsenSys, the leading Ethereum software company, announced the launch of the Medoxie COVID-19 Digital Health Passport for Hong Kong residents, which [...]
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Heartiest Congratulations to Dr Carol Cheung for achieving tenure and promotion to Associate Professor
We are very delighted to share with you that Dr Carol Cheung is promoted to Associate Professor with tenure in the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science (DOVS), The Chinese [...]
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Dr Poemen Chan’s article was selected as the paper of the month by the Associate…
We have the pleasure to announce that Dr. Poemen Chan’s paper entitled “Ten-Year Clinical Outcomes of Acute Primary Angle Closure Randomized to Receive Early Phacoemulsification Versus Laser Peripheral Iridotomy” was [...]
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