News

2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006
Congratulations to Mr. Vincent Ka Fai CHENG
Mr. Vincent Ka Fai Cheng, postgraduate student under the supervision of Dr. Ching-lung Cheung, being awarded the East-Meets-West Research Award and the ECTS Academy-IBI New Investigator Seminar Award at the 46th Annual Congress of the European Calcified Tissue Society (ECTS), Budapest, Hungary on May 11-14, 2019
Long Service Award

 It is our pleasure to announce that Dr Leung, George Pak Heng (Associate Professor) and Dr Hoo, Ruby Lai Chong (Assistant Professor), will be awarded for the 15 years of loyalty to the University. The presentation ceremony will be held on 6th June 2019 in Loke Yew Hall, Main Building, HKU. Congratulations!

 

 

Long Service Award

 It is our pleasure to announce that Mr Leung, Winston Man Kit (Technician) will be awarded for the 40 years of loyalty to the University. The presentation ceremony will be held on 6th June 2019 in Loke Yew Hall, Main Building, HKU. Congratulations!

 

 

Congratulations to Dr Lingling SHU

Dr. Lingling SHU, postgraduate student under the supervision of Dr. Ruby L.C. HOO, is awarded the First place in the best abstract in basic science & translational (oral presentation) at the 24th Medical Research Conference”, The University of Hong Kong, Jan 2019.

Title: FABP4 mediates autoimmune diabetes through activation on macrophage and tissue resident memory T cells.

Congratulations to Dr Esther WY CHAN
Congratulation to Dr Esther WY Chan on the Outstanding Young Researcher Award 2017-18
Congratulations to Dr Esther WY CHAN
Dr. Esther WY. Chan is awarded Faculty Teaching Medal 2018 in recognition of her outstanding performance in teaching and in promotion of good practice in teaching
Congratulations to Professor Yu Wang
Congratulations to Professor Yu Wang being promoted to the position of Professor
Congratulations to Miss Hui CHEN
Miss Hui CHEN, postgraduate student under the supervision of Dr. Susan WS Leung,, is awarded the (3rd Prize) Young Investigator Award in the 8th Scientific Meeting of Asian Society of Vascular Biology, Nov. 2018, Shanghai

Title: Activation of AMPK inhibits EDH-like relaxations in rat superior mesenteric arteries.
Congratulations to Miss Yanhua CHENG

Miss Yanhua CHENG,  postgraduate student under the supervision of Dr. Susan WS Leung, is awarded (1st Prize) Young Investigator Award in the 8th Scientific Meeting of Asian Society of Vascular Biology, Nov. 2018, Shanghai

Title: Apolipoprotein E deletion protects prostacyclin receptor activation in mouse aorta

Congratulations to Miss Hui CHEN
Miss Hui CHEN, postgraduate student under the supervision of Dr. Susan WS Leung, has been selected the Young Investigator Award for the MOVD / EDH (13th International Symposium on Mechanisms of VasoDilatation,  International Symposium on Endothelium-Dependent Hyperpolarization)  2019, May 20-22, 2019

Congratulations to Miss Hui CHEN

Miss Hui CHEN, postgraduate student under the supervision of Dr. Susan WS Leung, has received (2nd Prize) Outstanding Oral Presentation in the 22th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Institute of Cardiovascular Science and Medicine, Nov. 2018, HK

Title: AMPK-activation reduces EDH-type relaxations in rat small arteries

Congratulations to Miss Angel Y.S. WONG
Miss Angel Y.S. Wong, postgraduate student under the supervision of Dr Esther W Chan has been selected as one of recipients of the Award for Outstanding Research Postgraduate Student (‘ORPS award’) for the academic year 2016-17
Congratulations to Mr. Kim Jingjing LI
Mr. Kim Jingjing Li, PhD student under the supervision of Dr George P.H. Leung, being awarded the Best Poster Presentation Award in the International Conference on Medicinal Plants and Bioeconomy (ICMPB) & The 1st Sino-CPLP Symposium on Natural Products and Biodiversity Resources (SNPBR), 22-24 August 2018, Macao
Congratulations to Miss Dahui LI
Miss Ivy Dahui LI, postgraduate student under the supervision of Professor Yu WANG, has been received the Bau Tsu Zung Bau Kwan Yeu Hing Research and Clinical Fellowship.
Congratulations to Dr Esther W.Y. CHAN
Congratulations to Dr. Esther Chan for receiving the Best Original Paper Award (BOPA) in the 24th Annual Fellowship Conferment Ceremony cum 2017 David Todd Oration, Hong Kong Academy of Medicine on 15th December 2017.
Congratulations to Dr Esther W.Y. CHAN
Congratulations to Dr. Esther Chan for receiving the Best Original Paper Award (BOPA) in the 24th Annual Fellowship Conferment Ceremony cum 2017 David Todd Oration, Hong Kong Academy of Medicine on 15th December 2017.
Congratulations to Mr. Jingjing LI
Congratulations to Mr Jingjing Li, PhD student under the supervision of Dr George P.H. Leung, being awarded the First Prize for Young Investigator Award (oral presentation) in the 10th Pong Ding Yuen International Chinese Medicine in Hong Kong, December 1-3, 2017
Congratulations to Dr Esther W.Y. CHAN
Congratulations to Dr. Esther W.Y. Chan being promoted to the position of Associate Professor
Long Service Award
It is the pleasure to announce that Ms Chung Yee Har and Mr. Leung Hon Cheung, Technicians in Pharmacology and Pharmacy will be awarded Long Service Award for their 35 years of loyalty to the University, the presentation ceremony will be held on June 6, 2017.
Congratulations to Ms Jody K.P. CHU
Ms Chu is awarded the Early Career Teaching Award 2016
Congratulations to Professor P.M. VANHOUTTE
Professor Paul Vanhoutte is awarded the Doctor Med. Honoris Causa by the University of Southern Denmark, in the presence of the Queen of Denmark, October 29,2016
Congratulations to Dr. Ching-Lung CHEUNG
Congratulations to Dr Ching-Lung Cheung on the UGC Early Career Scheme Award 2016/17.
Congratulations to Dr Esther Chan
Congratulations to Dr. Esther Chan and her team on the Faculty Outstanding Research Output Award 2016.
Please click to see the awarded paper
Congratulations to Miss Dede K.W. MAN
Miss Dede K.W. Man, postgraduate student under the supervision of Dr Jenny K.W. Lam is awarded the Reaching Out Award under the HKSAR Government Scholarship Fund 2015-16
Congratulations to Dr Jenny K.W. LAM
Congratulations to Dr. Jenny K.W. Lam being promoted to the position of Associate Professor
Long Service Award
It is the pleasure to announce that Mr. Godfrey Man Shiu-kau, Technican (after 35 years of service) in Pharmacology & Pharmacy has been awarded Long Service Award for his 35 years' of loyalty to the University on June 6, 2016
Congratulations to Professor Aimin XU
Professor Aimin Xu is awarded the Croucher Senior Research Fellowships 2016 on April 13, 2016
Congratulations to Miss Sara F. YING
Miss Sara F. Ying, postgraduate student under the supervision of Dr Eva H.C. Tang is awarded a Graduate Student Travel Award to attend the ASPET Annual Meeting at Experimental Biology 2016 in San Diego CA
Congratulations to Mr. Andy W. C. MAN
Mr. Andy W.C. Man, postgraduate student under the supervision of Dr Yu Wang is awarded the Young Investigator Award (Poster Category) to attend the 11th International Symposium on Healthy Aging “Science and Aging: An Era of Discovery” organized by Research Centre of Heart, Brain, Homone & Healthy Aging, March 2016
Congratulations to Miss Celine S.L. CHUI
Miss Celine S.L. Chui, postgraduate student under the supervision of Dr Esther W.Y. Chan is awarded an ISPE Rising Star in The ISPE’s 9th Asian Conference on Pharmacoepidemiology in Bangkok, Thailand, November 16, 2015
Congratulations to Miss Angel Y.S. WONG
Miss Angel Y.S. Wong, postgraduate student under the supervision of Dr Alan J Worsley is awarded an ISPE Rising Star in The ISPE’s 9th Asian Conference on Pharmacoepidemiology in Bangkok, Thailand, November 16, 2015
Congratulations to Ms Phoebe W.L. CHAN
Ms Phoebe W.L. Chan is awarded Faculty Teaching Medal 2015 in recognition of her outstanding performance in teaching and in promotion of good practice in teaching.
Congratulations to Dr Alan J. WORSLEY
Congratulations to Dr Alan J. Worsley being appointed as the Director of Teaching and Learning
Congratulations to Dr Johnny K.C. WONG
Congratulations to Dr. Johnny K.C. Wong being promoted to the position of Lecturer
Congratulations to Dr. George P.H. LEUNG
Congratulations to Dr. George P.H. Leung being promoted to the position of Associate Professor
Congratulations to Ms Phoebe W.L. CHAN
Ms Phoebe Chan was elected Vice President of Society of Hospital Pharmacists of Hong Kong 2015-16.
Congratulations to Professor P.M. VANHOUTTE
A new honorary lectureship, the Paul M Vanhoutte distinguished lectureship, is established in International Society for Serotonin Research, to honour Prof Vanhoutte’s lifelong scientific contributions on 5-HT biology. Prof Vanhoutte will give the inaugural lecture in Seattle 2016. For further details, please click here
Congratulations to Professor P.M. VANHOUTTE
The Paul M Vanhoutte Award in Serotonin Pharmacology was established to honor Professor Vanhoutte’s lifelong scientific contributions and appreciation of importance of 5-HT and 5-HT receptor function in health and disease and for his mentoring of countless prominent biologists, medical doctors and pharmacologists. The awardee is selected by the International Society for Serotonin Research Council.
Congratulations to Dr. Ching-Lung CHEUNG
Congratulations to Dr. Ching-Lung CHEUNG being promoted to the position of Assistant Professor
Congratulations to Mr. Kenneth H.K. WONG
Mr. Kenneth H.K. Wong, Postgraduate student under the current supervision of Dr Eva H.C. Tang, is awarded the Li Ka Shing Prizes for the Best MPhil Thesis in recognition of his outstanding research degree thesis in the period of 2012-13 under the supervision of Prof Bernard Cheung at Department of Medicine. He also has a video interview made by HKU, please refer the link below: Click to watch
Congratulations to Miss Wallis C.Y. LAU
Miss Wallis C.Y. Lau, Postgraduate student under the supervision of Dr Esther W.Y. Chan is awarded the ISoP 2014 Junior Prize for best presentation in the 14th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Pharmacovigilance in Tianjin, October 22, 2014.
Congratulations to Miss Celine S.L. CHUI
Miss Celine S.L. Chui, Postgraduate student under the supervision of Dr Esther W.Y. Chan is awarded the First Poster Prize at the 14th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Pharmacovigilance, October 19-22, 2014, Tianjin, China
Congratulations to Mr. David Y. CAI
Mr. David Y. Cai, Postgraduate student under the supervision of Dr Eva HC Tang is awarded the 2nd Prize of an outstanding Oral Presentation at the 18th Annual Scientific Meeting of Institute of Cardiovascular Science and Medicine, November 1, 2014.
Congratulations to Miss Charlotte M.S. DETREMMERIE
Miss Charlotte M.S. Detremmerie, Postgraduate student under the supervision of Dr Susan W.S. Leung is awarded the 1st Prize of an outstanding Oral Presentation at the 18th Annual Scientific Meeting of Institute of Cardiovascular Science and Medicine, November 1, 2014.
Congratulations to Miss Sara F. YING
Miss Sara F. Ying, Postgraduate student under the supervision of Dr Eva HC Tang is awarded the 3rd Prize of an outstanding Poster Presentation at the 18th Annual Scientific Meeting of Institute of Cardiovascular Science and Medicine, November 1, 2014.
Congratulations to Dr. Yu WANG
Dr. Yu Wang has been awarded the National Key Basic Research Development Program - 973 Program (國家重點基礎研究發展計劃 - 973 計劃) project grant with approximately 7 million RMB (8.8 million HKD) for 5 years as a group leader, for a project entitled "The Metabolic Syndrome in Chinese: from molecular mechanism to therapeutic intervention”
Congratulations to Professor P.M. VANHOUTTE
Professor Paul M. Vanhoutte is awarded Distinguished Visiting Professor at Chonbuk National University, Jeonju, South-Korea from the President of the University in September 2014.
Congratulations to Dr Susan W.S. LEUNG
Congratulations to Dr. Susan W.S. LEUNG being promoted to the position of Associate Professor
Long Service Award
It is the pleasure to announce that Professor Ricky YK Man, Chair Professor (after 15 years of service) in Pharmacology & Pharmacy was awarded Long Service Award of his loyalty to the University on March 17, 2014. Congratulations to Professor Man.
Promotion – Dr Eva H.C. TANG
Ms. Sophia Wanling LIANG, Postgraduate student under the supervision of Dr Jenny KW Lam is awarded the Best Presentation Award at the 18th Research Postgraduate Symposium on December 11 & 12, 2013
Congratulations to Mr. David Yin CAI
Mr. David Yin CAI, Postgraduate student under the supervision of Dr Eva HC Tang is awarded an outstanding Oral Presentation at the 17th Annual Scientific Meeting of Institute of Cardiovascular Science and Medicine, November 23, 2013.
Promotion – Dr Eva H.C. TANG
Congratulations to Dr Eva H.C. TANG being promoted to the position of Assistant Professor
Video Interview of Professor Paul M VANHOUTTE
Video Interview of Professor Paul M VANHOUTTE by Martin Frank, Ph.D., Executive Director The American Physiological Society of his Living History, please refer below link for details:
http://the-aps.org/mm/Membership/Living-History/Vanhoutte/PaulMGVanhoutte.html
Congratulations to Dr Esther W CHAN
Dr Esther CHAN was inducted as Fellow of The Society of Hospital Pharmacists of Australia (SHPA) for active commitment and significant contribution to the pharmacy profession, at the SHPA National Conference, September 2013.
Congratulations to Miss Celine CHUI
Miss Celine CHUI, PhD candidate under the supervision of Dr Esther W Chan and Prof Ian CK Wong, was awarded the Best Presenter Award in the oral presentation session: Cardiovascular Issues and Antibiotics in the 8th Asian Conference on Pharmacoepidemiology, October 27th, 2013, Hong Kong.
Congratulations to Mr. David Yin CAI
Mr. David Yin CAI, Postgraduate student under the supervision of Dr Eva HC Tang has been awarded the Second Class Prize at the 2013 Joint Meeting of Pharmacology of Chinese Pharmacological Society and Hong Kong Pharmacology Society Young Investigator Award, July 12, 2013 Shanghai, China
Congratulations to Miss Qian ZOU
Miss Qian ZOU, Postgraduate student under the supervision of Dr Susan WS Leung has been awarded the First Class Prize at the 2013 Joint Meeting of Pharmacology of Chinese Pharmacological Society and Hong Kong Pharmacology Society Young Investigator Award and Outstanding Poster Presentation Award at the 12th Meeting of the Asia Pacific Federation of Pharmacologists, July 12, 2013 Shanghai, China
Congratulations to Mr. Erfei SONG
Mr. Erfei SONG, Postgraduate student under the supervision of Dr Y Wang has been awarded an outstanding poster presentation at the 12th Meeting of the Asia Pacific Federation of Pharmacologists, July 12, 2013, Shanghai, China
Congratulations to Dr Jenny KW LAM
Dr Jenny KW Lam has been awarded the King's/HKU Fellowship Awards to visit the Institute of Pharmaceutical Science (IPS) of the King's College in the academic year 2013-14.
Promotion – Dr Yu WANG
Congratulations to Dr Yu WANG being promoted to the position of Associate Professor
Congratulations to Mr. Michael M. MANIO
Mr. Michael M. MANIO, Postgraduate student under the supervision of Dr Jacobus K.F. Ng is awarded an outstanding poster presentation at the 16th Annual Scientific Meeting, Institute of Cardiovascular Science and Medicine on November 17, 2012
Congratulations to Dr Jenny KW LAM
Dr Jenny KW Lam is awarded Faculty Teaching Medal 2012 in recognition of her outstanding performance in teaching and in promotion of good practice in teaching.
Congratulations to Professor Ian C.K. WONG
Professor Ian C.K. Wong awarded a Fellowship of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society for his distinction in Profession of Pharmacy
Congratulations to Ms Sophia WL LIANG
Ms Sophia WL LIANG, Postgraduate student under the supervision of Dr Jenny K.W. Lam has been funded for Student Travel Grant Award in AAPS-NUS 7th [email protected] Symposium, National University of Singapore, 2012.
Congratulations to Miss Yan LIANG
Miss Yan LIANG, Postgraduate student under the supervision of Dr Y. Wang is awarded Young Investigator Bursary Award in EASL 2012 The International Liver Congress, April 18-22, 2012 Barcelona, Spain.
HKU BPharm Programme Obtained Full Accreditation
We are pleased to announce that the Bachelor of Pharmacy Programme (BPharm) has obtained full accreditation from the Hong Kong Pharmacy and Poisons Board.   For further information, please click here

Congratulations to Miss Yuen Wah KWAN
Miss Yuen Wah KWAN, Postgraduate student under the supervision of Professor Ricky Y.K. Man is awarded the 2011 AstraZeneca Poster Prize at the British Pharmacological Society Winter Meeting, London on December 12-15, 2011.
Congratulations to Professor P.M. VANHOUTTE
Professor P.M. Vanhoutte is awarded the highest degree of Doctor of Laws honoris causa of Monash University
Congratulations to Mr. Erfei SONG
Mr. Erfei SONG, Postgraduate student under the supervision of Dr. Y. Wang is awarded an outstanding poster presentation at the 16th Research Postgraduate Symposium on December 7, 2011
Congratulations to Miss Yuen Wah KWAN
Miss Yuen Ting Lin, Postgraduate student under the supervision of Dr George P.H. Leung is awarded an outstanding poster presentation (1st Prize) at the 15th Annual Scientific Meeting of The Institute of Cardiovascular Science and Medicine on September 17, 2011
Congratulations to Miss Yingzi ZHAO
Miss Yingzi Zhao, Postgraduate student under the supervision of Professor Paul M Vanhoutte is awarded First Class Prize of Young Investigator Award in oral presentation at the Chinese Pharmacological Society and the Hong Kong Pharmacology Society (HKPS), Jinan on September 24, 2011
Congratulations to Miss Yuen Wah KWAN
Miss Yuen Wah Kwan, Postgraduate student under the supervision of Professor Ricky Y.K. Man is awarded an outstanding oral presentation (3rd Prize) at the 15th Annual Scientific Meeting of The Institute of Cardiovascular Science and Medicine on September 17, 2011
Congratulations to Ms Winnie Zhuo Ming LI and Miss Qian ZOU
Ms Winnie Li and Miss Qian Zou, Postgraduate students under supervision of Professor Paul M Vanhoutte are awarded Third Class Prizes of Young Investigator Award in oral presentation at the Chinese Pharmacological Society and the Hong Kong Pharmacology Society (HKPS), Jinan on Sept 24, 2011
Congratulations to Miss Yu ZHANG
Miss Yu Zhang, Postgraduate student under the supervision of Professor Ricky Y.K. Man is awarded Second Class Prize of Young Investigator Award in oral presentation at the Chinese Pharmacological Society and the Hong Kong Pharmacology Society (HKPS), Jinan on September 24, 2011
Congratulations to Miss Yuen Wah KWAN
Dr Y Wang is awarded the Universitas 21 Fellowship 2011-2012
Congratulations to Miss Qian ZOU
Miss Qian Zou, Postgraduate student under the supervision of Professor Paul M Vanhoutte is awarded a Gates scholarship from Cambridge.
Congratulations to Dr Y WANG
Dr Y. Wang is awarded Outstanding Young Researcher Award 2009-10 round of the University of Hong Kong's Outstanding Researcher Award Scheme by University Research Committee
Congratulations to Ms Jing LIU
Ms Jing Liu, Postgraduate student under the supervision of Dr. Y. Wang is awarded an Avon Foundation AACR International Scholar-in-Training Grant supported by The Avon Foundation at the 33rd Annual CTRC-AACR San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium
Congratulations to Dr George P.H. Leung
Dr. George P.H. Leung ?????? is appointed member of the Pharmacy and Posion Board
2nd Place for Best Oral Presentation
Miss Sophie CF Liang Postgraduate student under the supervision of Professor PM Vanhoutte is awarded the 2nd Place for Best Oral Presentation at the 12th Symposoum of Vascular Neuroeffector Mechanism, Odense, Denmark on July 26, 2010.
Congratulations to Mr. Jacky TC Liu and Miss Sophie CF Liang
Mr. Jacky TC Liu and Miss Sophie CF Liang, postgraduate students under the supervision of Professor Paul M Vanhoutte, is granted the ASPET Graduate Student Travel Award EB2010.
IUPHAR Young Investigator Presentation
Mr. Jacky T.C. Liu was elected as one of the finalists of Young Investigator Competition for oral presentation at WorldPharma2010.
Congratulations to Professor P.M. VANHOUTTE
Professor Paul M Vanhoutte was selected as a Novartis awardee by the Council for High Blood Pressure Research of American Heart Association.
Membership of the Academie Nationale de Pharmacie [Paris]
Professor Paul M Vanhoutte have been elected to Membership of the Academie Nationale de Pharmacie [Paris] founded in 1803
Congratulations to Miss Sophie Liang Chao Fan
Miss Sophie Liang, Postgraduate student under the supervision of Professor Paul M Vanhoutte is awarded an outstanding oral presentation (2nd Prize) at the 13th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Institute of Cardiovascular Science & Medicine on 12 December 2009.
Congratulations to Miss Amanda Lin Hoi Yan
Miss Amanda Lin, Postgraduate student under the supervision of Professor Ricky Y.K. Man is awarded an outstanding oral presentation (3rd Prize) at the 13th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Institute of Cardiovascular Science & Medicine on 12 December 2009.
Congratulations to Professor P.M. VANHOUTTE
Professor Paul M Vanhoutte was elected President, Hong Kong Pharmacology Society
Faculty Teaching Medal 2009
Dr. George P.H. Leung ?????? is awarded Faculty Teaching Medal 2009 that in recognition of his outstanding performance in teaching and in promotion of good practice in teaching.
Young Investigator’s Award
Mr. Jacky T.C. Liu (???), Postgraduate student under the supervision of Dr Y Wang is awarded the Young Investigator’s Award at the 10th International Symposium on Mechanisms of Vasodilatation (MOVD 2009), Japan on June 3, 2009.
Professor P.M. Vanhoutte is awarded Dotorem Honoris Causa by Universitas Medicinae Et Pharmaciae "Gr. T. Popa" Jassiensis in Romania
Mr. Jacky T.C. Liu (???), Postgraduate student under the supervision of Dr Y Wang is awarded the Young Investigator’s Award at the 10th International Symposium on Mechanisms of Vasodilatation (MOVD 2009), Japan on June 3, 2009.
Congratulations to Mr. Calvin K.Y. Chan (???)
Mr. Calvin K.Y. Chan, postgraduate student under the supervision of Professor Paul M Vanhoutte is awarded YS and Christabel Lung Postgraduate Scholarship.
Honorary Member of the Physiological Society
Professor P.M. Vanhoutte was elected by the Council as Honorary Member of The Physiological Society for his outstanding contributions to science and physiology, particularly for his major scientific contributions to the understanding of the importance of endothelial cells in the control of vascular smooth muscle in health and disease.
Faculty Teaching Medal 2008
Dr. Marcel W.L. Koo ?????? is awarded Faculty Teaching Medal 2008 that in recognition of his outstanding performance in teaching and in promotion of good practice in teaching.
Congratulations to Professor Man
Professor Ricky Y.K. Man ????? is awarded 2007-2008 Outstanding Research Student Supervisor Award.
Thomas G. Muldoon Memorial Lectureship
Professor Paul M Vanhoutte is invited to deliver the Seventeenth Thomas G. Muldoon Memorial Lectureship, title "Endothelial Dysfunction and Coronary Disease" in Medical College of Georgia on September 15, 2008 at 4 pm.
Congratulations to Mr. Michael S.K. Wong (???)
Mr. Michael S.K. Wong, PhD student under the supervision of Professor Paul M. Vanhoutte is awarded an outstanding oral presentation (2nd Prize) for the Young Investigators' Award Competition at the 3rd Scientific Meeting of the Asisan Society for Vascular Biology, Singapore on 5th August 2008.
Congratulations to Dr Koo
Dr. Marcel W.L. Koo ?????? was re-appointed as a member of the Pharmacy and Poisons Board for a period of two years with effect from 1 September 2008.
Long Service Award - Dr Tom Wai Ming
It is the pleasure of The Department of Pharmacology to announce that Dr. Tom Wai Ming, Assistant Professor has been awarded Long Service Award for his 25 years' of loyalty to the University.
Long Service Awards
It is the pleasure of The Department of Pharmacology to announce that Ms Wong Wai Chun Ivy, Executive Officer II (after 25 years of service), Ms Wu Ka Ling, Clerk I and Ms Chan Shuk Han, Laboratory Assistant (both after 15 years of service) in Pharmacology will be awarded Long Service Award of their loyalty to the University on Feb 14, 2008. Congratulations to them all.
ASPET Young Scientist Travel Award Winner
Miss Chen Qu, MPhil student under the supervision of Professor Ricky Y.K. MAN and Dr. Eva H.C. Tang has been funded for a Young Scientist Travel Award to the ASPET Annual Meeting at Experimental Biology 2008 in San Diego, CA in April.
First Paul M. Vanhoutte Distinguished Award Lecture
Professor Donald Heistad will deliver the First Paul M. Vanhoutte Distinguished Lecture, title “Endothelial function in the time of the giants” in Vascular Pharmacology during Experimental Biology 2008 Meeting in San Diego, CA on April 8, 2008 at 4:30 – 5:30pm, chairperson: Professor David D Ku.
Award for Outstanding Research Postgraduate Student (2005-2006)
Miss Kai Yee LAM, MPhil student under the supervision of Professor C.H. Cho has received the Award for Outstanding Research Postgraduate Student (2005-2006) in the Graduate School Award Presentation Ceremony on December 5, 2007
Congratulations to Dr Koo
Dr. Marcel W.L. Koo ?????? was appointed as a member of the Examination Committee in the Pharmacy and Poisons Board which deals with the qualifying examinations of pharmacists for registration in Hong Kong
Professor P.M. VANHOUTTE Distinguished Lectureship in Vascular Pharmacology, 2007
The Paul M. Vanhoutte Award in Vascular Pharmacology by The American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics was established to honor Professor Vanhoutte’s lifelong scientific contributions and appreciation of the importance of endothelial cells and vascular smooth muscle function in health and disease and his mentoring of countless prominent endothelial and vascular biologists and pharmacologists.
Congratulations to Professor P.M. VANHOUTTE
Professor VANHOUTTE was awarded the Mayo Clinic Distinguished Alumni Award, Mayo Clinic, 2007.
Congratulations to Miss Eva H.C. TANG ???
Miss Eva TANG, PhD student under the supervision of Professor PM VANHOUTTE is awarded Croucher Foundation Fellowships for two years for postdoctoral research at Harvard Medical School, USA.
Young Investigator Award 2007
Ms Yan-Chun XU ???, PhD student under the supervision of Professor Ricky Y.K. MAN is awarded the Young Investigator Award for the oral category at the Second International Symposium on Healthy Aging: “Meeting the Challenges of an Aging Population” on March 4, 2007
Long Service Award
Ms CHUNG Yee Har and Mr. LEUNG Hon Cheung, Technicians in Pharmacology will be awarded Long Service Award for their 25 years' of loyalty to the University
Congratulations to Miss Emily K.K. TAI ???
Miss Emily TAI, PhD student under the supervision of Professor C.H. CHO is awarded an outstanding Postgraduate Oral Presentation in The 9th Scientific Meeting of the Hong Kong Pharmacology Society on December 16, 2006
Honorary Fellow of Academic Royale de Medecine de Belgique
Professor P.M. VANHOUTTE was awarded Honorary Fellow of the Academic Royale de Medecine de Belgique on November 25, 2006
Congratulations to Yan-Chun XU ???
Ms. XU, PhD student under the supervision of Professor Ricky Y.K. MAN has received an Award Certificate of MCMIA in the 2006 Hong Kong-Macau Postgraduate Symposium on Chinese Medicine on August 17, 2006
Certificate of Commendation
Miss Kin Ki TAI ???, PhD student under the title "Study of cathelicidin on ulcerative colitis in mice" was selected for the Excellent Presidential-Award at The 12th International Conference on Ulcer Research at GI Satellite of IUPHAR 2006
First Prize Award Natural Product Research
Ms Yan-Chun XU ???, PhD student has received the First Prize Award in the Natural Products Young Investigator Competition in recognition of research excellence during the 15th World Congress of Pharmacology, IUPHAR 2006, held in Beijing, China.
Presentation Award
Miss Mary Y.K. LEE ???, PhD student under the supervision of Professor PM VANHOUTTE is awarded the 2nd Prize by The Asian Society for Vascular Biology in recognition of an outstanding oral presentation for the Young Investigators' Award Competition at the 11th International Vascular Neuroeffector Mechanisms and Cardiovascular Pharmacology and Medicine Symposia, Shanghai-Suzhou 2006
New Chairman of NP Section, IUPHAR
Professor Ricky Y.K. MAN ????? was elected Chairman of Natural Product Section, IUPHAR
CRCG Conference Grants 05/06
Dr. Susan W.S. LEUNG ??????? has been awarded a grant from the Committee on Research and Conference Grants to attend the 11th International Vascular Neuroeffector Mechanisms - Cardiovascular Pharmacology and Medicine Symposia, Suzhou, Jiangsu, China.