Exchange of Best Practices


The Exchange of Best Practices programme of BIMHSE works closely with the Faculty Office which enables it to draw on the Faculty’s well-established and extensive academic network.

This Programme aims to coordinate sharing of educational expertise with strategic partners locally, in China, as well as internationally, while also ensuring that these partnerships bring new initiatives, innovation and collaboration opportunities to enrich our teaching programmes.


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  • Sharing innovative curriculum initiatives with other medical schools (e.g. PBL seminars at Peking University)
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  • Conducting seminars and providing experiential learning experiences for visiting student delegations (e.g. medical humanities and ethics workshops for Ajou University)
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  • Organizing and conducting tailor-made workshops and seminars for institutional partners (e.g. PBL case writing/ PBL tutor training for Fudan University, Shanghai Medical School, Fujian Medical University, Fourth Military Medical University, etc)
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  • Teaching of master class in other medical schools (e.g. anatomy and physiology teaching at Guangzhou Medical University)
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  • Planning and coordinating flagship international education meeting of the Faculty: Frontiers in Medical and Health Sciences Education


To collaborate with local, regional and international partners to engage in bilateral sharing of educational expertise
To coordinate and provide consultancy services on medical and health sciences related lectures, seminars and workshops including curriculum development and staff training for partner institutions
To plan and organize the Frontiers in Medical and Health Sciences Education conference


Programme Director
Professor Ying Shing Chan
BSc, PhD (HK), CBiol, FSB, FRSH; Deputy Director and Professor, School of Biomedical Sciences
Programme Director
Dr Gilberto KK Leung
MBBS (Lond), BSc(Lond), FRCSEd, FCSHK, FHKAM (Surgery), MS, PhD; Assistant Dean (Student and Trainee Affairs); Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Surgery
Dr Julie Y Chen
BSc, MD, CCFPC, FCFPC; Assistant Professor, BIMHSE and Department of Family Medicine and Primary Care
Professor Sophia SC Chan
PhD (HK), MPH (Harvard), MEd (Manc), PRDHCE (Nursing) (HK), DNA (HK), RTN, RN, RSCN, FFPH (RCP) (UK), FAAN; Professor, School of Nursing
Dr Ivan FN Hung
MBChB (Brist), MD (HK), MRCP (UK), FRCP (Lond & Edin), FHKCP, FHKAM (Medicine), PDipID (HK); Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Medicine
Professor Dong-yan Jin
BSc (Sun Yatsen University), PhD (PUMC Beijing); Professor, School of Biomedical Sciences
Professor Kwan Man
MBBS, MS, PhD; Professor, Department of Surgery
Dr Wendy WT Lam
BSc, MSc, PhD; Associate Professor, School of Public Health
Professor Zhang-Jin Zhang
BMed, MMed, PhD; Professor, School of Chinese Medicine