Academic Staff

Title Name Interest Administrative roles
Chair Professor
Chen, E.Y.H.Chen, E.Y.H. Early intervention for psychosis
Cognitive Neuroscience of schizophrenia
Cognitive and experiential aspects of psychopathology
Suicide studies
Department Head
Professor
Sham, P.C.Sham, P.C. Behavioural genetics / Statistical genetics Director of Academic Developments
Associate Professor
Chan, W.C.Chan, W.C. Neurocognitive disorders
Late-life depression
Psychiatric epidemiology
Director of Clinical Affairs
Director of Knowledge Transfer
Deputy Chairperson of the Departmental Research Postgraduate Committee
Associate Professor
Chung, K.F.Chung, K.F. Sleep and mood disorders
Traditional Chinese Medicine application in mental health
Director of Graduate Research Studies
Chairperson of the Departmental Research Postgraduate Committee
Assistant Professor Chan, S.K.W.Chan, S.K. W. •Early psychosis and psychopathology
• Cognitive neuropsychiatry
• Addiction
• Public awareness in psychosis
Director of Research
Chairperson of Computer and IT Committee
Assistant Professor Chang, W.C.Chang, W.C. •Evaluation of early intervention for psychosis
•Negative symptoms in schizophrenia
•At-risk mental state for psychosis
•Longitudinal outcome of first-episode psychosis
•Reward learning & Effort-based decision making
•Epidemiology of psychotic disorders

Director of Education
Chairperson of Undergraduate Psychiatric Education Committee
Department Coordinator of MBBS Junior & Specialty Clerkship
Chief Examiner of MBBS Psychiatry Examination

Assistant Professor Cheng, C.P.W.Cheng, C.P.W. •Geriatric depression/late-life depression
•Mild cognitive impairment, dementia or neurocognitive disorder
•Non-invasive brain stimulation, such as Transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) and Direct current stimulation (tDCS)
•Neuroimaging
 
Assistant Professor Chung, A.K.K.Chung, A.K.K. •Clinical Psychopharmacology
•Substance Misuse (SToP Program): SToP-C (NCT03485274), SToP-K (NCT03485339), SToP-S (NCT03485417)
 
Assistant Professor Lee E.H.M.Lee, H.M. Psychopharmacology and pharmacoepidemiology
Exercise and cognitive interventions
Neurocognitive science and neuroimaging
Stigma and social psychiatry
Director of Internal Affairs
Chairperson of Laboratory Committee
Assistant Professor (Non-clinical) Hui, C.L.M.Cheung, C. Medication discontinuation and relapse prevention in early psychosis
Neurocognitive function in early psychosis
Early intervention programmes and its evaluation
Chairperson of Website Committee
Research Assistant Professor Chan, M.C.M.Cheung, C. Stress biology
Social health disparities
Inflammatory activation and psychopathology
Early intervention for developmental psychopathology
 

Post Doctoral Fellow

Name Research interests
Dr. Suen Yi Nam Psychosis studies, and machine learning algorithm
Dr. Wong Sau Man, Corine Psychiatric epidemiology