Year of graduation: 2017

Supervisors: Dr Wai Kit CHU
 Dr Jason Cheuk Sing YAM

DOVS is where everything begins!

Research Direction

  • Treatment of uveitis and vitreo-retinal diseases

Current Affiliations and Positions

  • Attending Ophthalmologist, Affiliated Hangzhou First People’s Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, Hangzhou, China

Representative Publications

  1. Li, J., Yuan N., Chu, W.K., Cheung, C.Y., Tang, S.M., Li, F.F., Chen, L.J., Kam, K.W., Young, A.L., Ip, P., Tham, C.C., Pang, C.P., Yam, J.C. Exposure to Secondhand Smoke in Children is Associated with a Thinner Retinal Nerve Fiber Layer: The Hong Kong Children Eye Study. American Journal of Ophthalmology. 2020 Oct 29;223:91-99.
  2. Wong, E. S., Zhang, X. J., Yuan, N., Li, J.,  Pang, C.P.,  Chen, L.J.,  Tham, C.C.,  Cheung, C.Y.,  Yam, J.C. (2020) Association of Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography Metrics With Detection of Impaired Macular Microvasculature and Decreased Vision in Amblyopic Eyes: The Hong Kong Children Eye Study.  JAMA Ophthalmology. 2020 Jun 25. [Epub ahead of print]
  3. Liang, W.C., Ren, J.L., Yu, Q.X., Li, J., Ng, T.K., Chu, W.K., Qin, Y.J., Chu, K.O., Schally, A.V., Pang, C.P., Chan, S.O. (2020) Signaling mechanisms of growth hormone-releasing hormone receptor in LPS-induced acute ocular inflammation. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 2020 Feb 25. [Epub ahead of print]
  4. *Yuan, N., *Li, J., Tang, S.M., Li, F.F., Lee, C.O., Ng, M.P.H., Cheung, C.Y., Tham, C.C., Pang, C.P., Chen, L.J., Yam, J.C. (2019) Association of Secondhand Smoking Exposure With Choroidal Thinning in Children Aged 6 to 8 Years: The Hong Kong Children Eye Study. JAMA Ophthalmology. 2019 Oct 17. [Epub ahead of print]
  5. Rong, S.S., Lee, B.Y., Kuk, A.K., Yu, X.T., Li, S.S., Li, J., Guo, Y., Yin, Y., Osterbur, D.L., Yam, J.C., Cheung, C.Y., Chen, L.J., Wong, T.Y., Ng, D.S. (2019) Comorbidity of Dementia and Age-Related Macular Degeneration Calls for Clinical Awareness: A Meta-analysis. British Journal of Ophthalmology. 103(12):1777-1783.
  6. Li J., Yip, W.Y., Ren, J.L., Hui, W.K., He, J.N., Yu, Q.X., Chu, K.O., Chan, S.O., Pang, C. P. and Chu, W.K. (2018) Green tea extract alleviates inflammation in a mouse model of experimental autoimmune uveoretinitis. Scientific Reports. 9(1):2301.
  7. *Cheung, Y.L, *Li, J., Yuan, N., Lau, G., Chan, Y.F., Lam, Alexander, Tang, F.Y., Pang, C. P. Chen, L.J., Tham, C.Y., and Yam, C.S. (2018) Quantitative Retinal Microvasculature in Children using Swept-Source Optical Coherence Tomography: The Hong Kong Children Eye Study. British Journal of Ophthalmology. 2018 Jun 28. [Epub ahead of print]
  8. Li, J., Ren, J.L., Yip, W.Y., Zhang, X.Y., Chu, K.O., Ng, T.K., Chan, S.O., Pang, C. P. and Chu, W.K. (2017) Quantitative characterization of autoimmune uveoretinitis in an experimental mouse model. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science. 58(10):4193-4200.
  9. Li, J. and Chu, W.K. (2016) Experimental autoimmune uveoretinitis model and intraocular inflammation. Hong Kong Journal of Ophthalmology. 20: 7-17.
  10. Rong, S.S., Tang, F.Y., Chu, W.K., Ma, L., Yam, J. C. S., Tang, S. M., Li, J., Gu, H., Young, A. L., Tham, C. C., Pang, C. P. and Chen, L.J. (2016) Genetic associations of primary angle-closure phenotypes: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Ophthalmology. S0161:1530-1534.