Research and Scholarship

INTRODUCTION

The Research and Scholarship programme of BIMHSE offers advice and support to staff members on educational research topics, to assist and mentor Faculty members in submitting grant proposals for educational research, to advise on current trends, literature, research and innovations in education, and to stimulate Faculty members’ interest to public papers on medical and health sciences education.

ACTIVITIES

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  • Stimulating discussion on potential topics for educational research
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  • Reviewing research proposals prior to submission for funding
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  • Inviting international and local scholars to conduct seminars/ workshops
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  • Organizing quarterly Sharing Sessions
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  • Providing advice on research postgraduate study to potential candidates interested in pursuing educational research
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  • Providing support for conference presentation and publication
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  • Disseminating information regarding opportunities for collaboration in research and scholarly activities

OBJECTIVES

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To encourage and assist Faculty staff on education-related grant applications, and to vet educational research proposals
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To encourage and promote postgraduate studentship in medical and health sciences education
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To facilitate and assist Faculty staff on publication and presentation matters
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To promote research and scholarly collaboration with AMEA, AMEE and other regional/ international institutes/ organizations of undergraduate medical and health sciences education

MEMBERS

Programme Director
Professor Tai Pong Lam
MBBS (WA), MFM (Monash), PhD (Syd), MD (HK), FRACGP, FHKAM (Family Medicine), FRCP (Glasg); Assistant Dean (Clinical Curriculum & Assessment); Clinical Professor, Department of Family Medicine and Primary Care
Programme Director
Professor Agnes FY Tiwari
PhD, MSc, DN, RN, RCNT, RNT, FAAN, CMgr FCMI; Head and Professor, School of Nursing
Co-Director
Dr Weng Yee Chin
MBBS (WA), MD (HK), FRACGP;
Assistant Professor, BIMHSE and Department of Family Medicine and Primary Care
Co-Director
Dr Daniel YT Fong
BSc, MPhil (HK), PhD (Waterloo); Associate Professor, School of Nursing
Member
Professor Yiu Fai Cheung
MBBS (HK), MD (HK), MRCP (UK), MRCPCH (UK), FHKCPaed, FHKAM (Paediatrics), FRCPCH (UK), FRCP(Edin); Clinical Professor, Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine
Member
Dr Pamela PW Lee
MBBS (Hons), MRCPCH; Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine
Member
Professor Liwei Lu
MMed (Norman Bethune), PhD (McGill); Professor, Department of Pathology
Member
Dr Kenneth KY Wong
MBChB (Edin), PhD (Lond), FRCS (Edin), FRCSEd (Paed), FCSHK, FHKAM (Surgery); Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Surgery
Member
Dr Kelvin WK Yeung
PhD, MPhil, BSc (Hons), MHKIE; Associate Professor, Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology