Incredibly blessed to be selected as a recipient of the Croucher Senior Research Fellowship 2023. Regrettably, I missed the Croucher Foundation Award Presentation Ceremony on Dec 8th, 2022 as I was down with COVID-19 that week. Thank you Croucher Foundation for your continuous support of our liver cancer research work. Congratulations to all the recipients! Find out more about all the awardee’s research work here.
Media coverage of the award presentation ceremony by HKET TOPick.
Media coverage by Ming Pao, HKET TOPick, and Oriental Daily on Dec 28th, 2022.
Congrats to Jane on being awarded the HKU Foundation Award for Outstanding Research Postgraduate Students 2020/21! We are very happy for you!
The award was established by HKU Graduate School to recognize research postgraduate students who have submitted a thesis of exceptional quality and demonstrated outstanding performance in other academic aspects. Only 10 students selected across various disciplines will receive the award each year.
December 11, 2021 – Huajian, Matthew and Yunong of the team presented at this year’s State Key Laboratory of Liver Research (SKLLR) Internal Research Meeting. Morning well spent sharing our work and also learning about other liver disease-related studies! Congratulations to Matthew on securing one of the three Best Oral Presentation Awards and Yunong on securing the Best Poster Presentation Award. Proud of you all!
November 11, 2021 – Research Grants Council (RGC) held an award presentation ceremony to honor academics for their research achievements. Very honored to be one of the recipients of the Research Fellow Scheme this year. The local newspaper Sing Tao Daily also did a cover of the news interviewing some of the award recipients with the article published December 6, 2021. Read all about it here!
Congratulations to our RPG students for their fantastic presentations and awards at the 25th RPG Symposium! Very well done. Keep up the good work 👍
Best Oral Presentation Awards:
Jane LOONG Ho Chun (PhD student)
Matthew WONG Tsz Lam (PhD student)
Best Poster Presentation Award:
Jia Jian LOH (PhD student)
Congrats to Noel on receiving one of the Outstanding Poster Presentation Awards at the 2019 Hong Kong Inter-University Postgraduate Symposium in Biochemical Sciences held on June 8th. Well done!
Warm congratulations to our PhD student Noelia Che on being awarded one of three Best Oral Presentation Awards at this year’s HKU Faculty of Medicine’s Research Postgraduate Symposium held from 5-7 December 2018. We are proud of you! Job well done!
Our post-doc Eric Wong was awarded one of five European Association for Cancer Research (EACR)-Worldwide Cancer Research Meeting Bursaries and presented his work at the EACR – Mechanisms to Therapies: Innovations in Cancer Metabolism meeting that was held in Bilbao, Spain from 9-11 October 2018.
Stephanie gave an invited talk at the Concurrent Session on Stem Cells & Cancer at the International Society for Stem Cell Research (ISSCR) Annual Meeting, held in Melbourne, Australia from 20-23 June 2018. Thank you for the opportunity ISSCR! Our postdoctoral fellow Lei Zhou (Lena) also shared her latest research data in the form of a poster and was recognized with an ISSCR Travel Award. Congrats Lena!