Achievements


YAM Laboratory

Faculty Outstanding Research Output Award 2022

  • Tey SK, Wong SWK, Chan JYT, Mao XW, Ng TH, Yeung CLS, Leung Z, Fung HL, Tang AHN, Wong DKH, Mak LY, Yuen MF, Sin CF, Ng IOL, Ma SKY, Lee TKW, Cao PH, Zhong K, Gao Y, Yun JP, Yam JWP. Patient pIgR-enriched extracellular vesicles drive cancer stemness, tumorigenesis and metastasis in hepatocellular carcinoma. Journal of Hepatology 2022, 76(4): 883-895, doi: 10.1016/j.jhep.2021.12.005.

Yi Xu, PDF of Hong Kong Scholar Programme (2021 – 2023)

  • Best Oral Presentation Award, Hong Kong Scholar Annual Symposium, 2022

Nicholas LAU, BBMS FYP student (2022 – 2023)

  • Undergraduate Research Fellowship Programme 2022-2023 – Research Internship Award

Li CHEN, PhD student (2022 – 2025)

  • HKUMed’s Doctoral Entrance Scholarship for Medical Research Excellence

Zhixian CHEN, PhD student (2021 – 2025)

  • University Postgraduate Fellowship, 2021

Samuel WONG, PhD student (2021 – 2025), MMedSc student (2018-2019)

  • Best Poster Presentation Award, RPG Symposium, LKS Faculty of Medicine, 2022
  • Best Oral Presentation Award, SKLLR Internal Meeting, 2022
  • Most Innovative Award, Departmental RPG Retreat, Department of Pathology, 2022
  • Foreign Investigator Award, The Liver Week, 2021

Cherlie YEUNG, PhD student (2020 – 2024), MMedSc student (2018-2019)

  • Best Poster Award, Annual Scientific Meeting of Hong Kong Society of Flow Cytometry, 2022
  • Wong Ching Yee Medical Postgraduate Scholarship 2021/22
  • Best Poster Presentation Award, RPG Symposium, LKS Faculty of Medicine, 2021
  • Best Presentation Award, Departmental RPG Retreat, Department of Pathology, 2021
  • Poster Presentation Award, Hong Kong Inter-University Symposium in Biomedical Sciences, 2021
  • Foreign Investigator Award, The Liver Week, 2021
  • Best Poster Presentation Prize, RPG Symposium, LKS Faculty of Medicine, 2020
  • SKLLR RPG Scholarship Supporting Scheme, 2020

Angel MA, PhD student (2016 – 2020)

  • Best Poster Presentation Award, RPG Symposium, Faculty of Medicine, 2018
  • SKLLR RPG Scholarship Supporting Scheme, 2016
  • Blue Ocean Basic Medical Research Fund, 2016

Bonnie LIU, PhD student (2016 – 2020), MMedSc student (2015-2016)

  • University Postgraduate Fellowship, 2016

Sze Keong TEY, PDF (2015 – 2021), PhD student (2011 – 2015)

  • Travel Award, The Liver Week, 2017
  • Travel Award, The Liver Week, 2016
  • Graduate Student Travel Scholarship, Tigris Educational Fund, 2015
  • Best Presentation Award, RPG Symposium, Faculty of Medicine, 2014
  • Best Presentation Award, RPG Retreat, Department of Pathology, 2013

Edith TSE, PhD student (2008 – 2011)

  • Best Presentation Award, 8th RPG Retreat, Department of Pathology, 2010
  • Best Presentation Award, 9th RPG Retreat, Department of Pathology, 2010
  • YS and Christabel Lung Postgraduate Scholarship, 2008-2009
  • Young Investigator Award, Hong Kong International Cancer Congress, 2008

Lo Kong CHAN, PhD student (2004 – 2008)

  • Best Presentation Award, RPG Retreat, Department of Pathology, 2008
  • Outstanding Oral Presentation Award (Cancer session), RPG Symposium, Faculty of Medicine, 2007