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Team members and Affiliates

Professor Joseph J.Y. SUNG

Co-Director and Mok Hing Yiu Professor of Medicine
Research Interests:   
 *  Intestinal bleeding
 *  Helicobacter Pylori
 *  Peptic ulcer
 *  Hepatitis B
 *  Colorectal cancer and other cancers related to the digestive system

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Professor Helen MENG

Co-Director and Professor
Research Interests:   
 *  Big Data Decision Analytics
 *  Multilingual Speech and Language Processing
 *  Multibiometric Authentication
 *  Multimedia Content Retrieval
 *  Multimodal Human-Computer Interactions

Professor Kelvin Kam-fai TSOI

Research Associate Professor
Research Interests

 *  Non-communicable Diseases on Ageing Population

 *  Digital Analytics for Behavioural Health 

 *  Machine Learning Application for Medical Research

 *  Interdisciplinary research on Healthcare System


Baker BAT   

Assistant Computer Officer

Working on the Community eHealth Care Project. He provides information and communication technology support and is responsible for the development of electronic version of the wellbeing survey which empowers elderly to build self-management habits. In addition, Baker is working on research related to smart home technology for elderly cares. Smart home for elderly comprises varies technologies and devices such as sensors, wireless network, health monitoring devices etc. to support elderly to be cared better and live safely. Big data analytics can be applied to the data gather from smart home to understand the health status of the elderly.

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Research Associate
Working on the development of New BDDAx, the development of a Housekeeping system for student helpers task, the development of software application layer between bluetooth device and Mobile Device, retrieving the KMB data, and maintainence and system administration of BDDAx server, server for hosting serveral virutal machine images which are for various projects NAS, Microsoft Band 1 and Band 2.

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Kit CHAN   

Junior Research Assistant

I am currently working on

(1) Investigate dementia treatment effectiveness

(2) Research on the evidence-based medicine on dementia

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Heracles LEE  

Project Assistant

Responsible for providing administrative support to the research centre. Provide secretary and coordinating support to organize future conferences. 

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Ariel CHU   

General Clerk

Responsible for general clerical and administrative supporting, coordinating events and reporting of the research centre.

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Michael WONG   

Ph.D. candidate

Major research interest is digital dementia screening in elders. My major responsibility is to collect questionnaire data from different research sites. In addition, to conduct patient recruitment in day time elderly community centers. To coordinate and arrange the logistic of patient recruitment with different community centers. I will also response for derivation and validation of automated scoring algorithm to predict dementia. My duties also involve in maintenance and update of the database in the digital dementia screening project. I will also assist in conducting research work in evidence based medicine, such as including literature search in meta-analysis.

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