HKU Ophthalmology Special Lecture - Professor Tina Wong - 15 March, 2023 (Wednesday)
You are cordially invited to attend the HKU Ophthalmology Special Lecture, Lecture entitled “The Focus on Healthcare Innovation in Research” to be delivered by Professor Tina Wong, Head and Senior Consultant, Glaucoma Department, Singapore National Eye Centre.
2022 Hong Kong Ocular Surface Workshop
We are thrilled to be organizing the Hong Kong Ocular Surface Workshop for the 6th year running! The Ocular Surface Workshop is an annual event co-hosted by HKU Ophthalmology and CUHK DOVS. This year our focus is on recent updates on unusual infections of the cornea. We are very pleased to have Professor Vishal Jhanji of the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and Professor Vilvavun Puangsricharern of Chulalongkorn University Hopsital as our distinguished speakers.
Congratulations to Mr William Wong for being awarded the 2022 InnoTech Scholarship
Our department would like to send our warmest congratulations to Mr William Wong, MBBS and MRes (Med) Class of 2023 for being one of twenty five awardees for the 2022 Innovation and Technology Scholarship. The award was presented by the Hong Kong Chief Executive at a memorable ceremony on the 6th of June 2022.
The Department of Ophthalmology bids a warm farewell to Professor Wai Ching Lam 香港大學眼科與林偉青教授道別
Today, HKU Ophthalmology bids farewell to Professor Wai Ching Lam, Albert Bing Ching Young Professor in Ophthalmology after six wonderful years with us. 度過了美好的六年之後，今天我們香港大學眼科向楊秉正基金教授席 (眼科)的林偉青教授道別。
Congratulations to Dr. Kendrick Co Shih for receiving the 2021 HKUMed Teaching Medal Award
We are delighted to announce that Dr. Kendrick Co Shih, Clinical Assistant Professor, was awarded the 2021 Teaching Medal from the Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong. Dr. Shih is the first from our young department to be selected as an awardee.
The 2nd HKU Ophthalmology Distinguished Lecture - 11th of October 2021
We were honoured to have Professor Tony Shu-Kam Mok, Chairman and Li Shu Fan Clinical Professor of Clinical Oncology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong , as our orator for the HKU Ophthalmology Distinguished Lecture on the 11th of October 2021.
The Inaugural HKU Ophthalmology Distinguished Lecture - 15th June 2021
The inaugural HKU Ophthalmology Distinguished Lecture was held on the 15th of June 2021. We were honored to have Professor Walton Li, Medical Superintendent and Founding Head of Ophthalmology of the Hong Kong Sanatorium and Hospital, as our orator.
Congratulations to our Medical Students!
We are very proud that four of our own department's medical students were awarded the 2020 and 2021 HKSAR Innotech Scholarship at yesterday's ceremony. From left to right: Mr. Allan Chu (MBBS Class of 2025 and our MRes candidate), Dr. Suzanna Kwok (MBBS Class of 2021 and our MRes candidate), Ms Stephanie Poon (MBBS Class of 2023 and our MRes candidate), Ms Charlene Chau (MBBS Class of 2022 and our undergraduate research intern).
Announcing the HKU Ophthalmology Distinguished Lecture Series
We are proud to announce the launch of the ‘HKU Ophthalmology Distinguished Lecture Series’. The quarterly lecture series will focus on four themes: (1) community ophthalmology, (2) ophthalmic education, (3) research advances, and (4) beyond ophthalmology. Each lecture will take one of the specific themes and feature a speaker of eminence within and outside ophthalmology and medicine to deliver a distinguished lecture in his/her area of excellence. We will host four exciting lectures per year.