Dr. Phoebe C.L. Lam
Honorary Resident (Ophthalmology), Queen Mary Hospital
Honorary Resident (Ophthalmology), Grantham Hospital
BSc (Hons), MBBS (HK)
About Dr. Lam 關於林醫生
Dr. Lam is being trained as a clinician-scientist with research focus on ophthalmology. She read a BSc in Biochemistry and Cell Biology at The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology with First Class Honors, and was awarded HKUST Outstanding Student and The Joseph Lau Luen Hung Charitable Trust Scholarship. She then completed her medical training (MBBS) at The University of Hong Kong (HKU) with two distinctions, and received Dr Mary Hui Ling Li Memorial Scholarship, Digby Memorial Scholarships, Mrs Carven Lau Scholarships, among others. After graduation, she interned at the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at Prince of Wales Hospital. She is now a member of the research teams led by various HKU professors headed by Professor Christopher K.S. Leung.
Research and Social Services 研究及社會服務
Dr. Lam is the recipient of the Innovation and Technology Scholarship Award, Top Ten Outstanding Youths as elected by the Commission on Youth in Hong Kong, and Outstanding Red Cross Youth. She served as the Music Director and volunteer at the Hong Kong Society for the blind, and was awarded Volunteer Service Award (Silver) by the Hong Kong Social Welfare Department. Upon receiving the Chiu Chow Chamber of Commerce Rayson Huang Memorial Student Enrichment Award, she pursued exchange courses on Clinical Research in the Sciences (Pediatrics) and Clinical Medicine at the Bedside (Pediatrics) at The University of British Columbia. Before she joined HKU, she was invited by the Hong Kong Urological Association to give research presentations at their Annual Scientific Meeting; the research video she co-authored with the Urology Team of New Territories East Cluster was also awarded the Second Video Prize by the European Association of Urology. Now at the Department of Ophthalmology at HKU, she actively participates in the Southern District population-based study on glaucoma and age-related macular degeneration, and the free glaucoma screening program in collaboration with the charitable organization Orbis.
Clinical Services and Teaching 臨床服務與教學
Dr. Lam currently provides clinical services at Queen Mary Hospital and Grantham Hospital, and teaches at the HKU Eye Centre. She teaches basic anatomy of the eye at clinical attachment programs, and conducts problem-based tutorials on fundus photo interpretations, acute visual loss, red eye, and neuro-ophthalmology.