李詠恩教授

名譽副教授


Education & Qualifications BSc, PharmD, BCPS (Added Qualification Cardiology), FCPP (HK) SFHEA (UK)
Research Interests Clinical outcomes research utilizing the skills of interprofessional education
Clinical pharmacy
Health technology assessment
Pharmacogenomics and innovative technology to improve patient care
Researcher ID/ Publons ID B-9389-2008
ORCID 0000-0001-5802-8899
Loop ID 518425

Biography

Dr. Vivian Lee is currently an Associate Professor at the Centre for Learning Enhancement and Research and the University Associate Dean of Students at the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK). She is also an Associate Professor (by courtesy) at the Faculty of Medicine and the School of Pharmacy at CUHK. She is also an honorary faculty member of the School of Pharmacy at the University of Southern California. Dr. Lee is a certified Specialist by the Board of Pharmaceutical Specialties in Pharmacotherapy with Added Qualification in Cardiology Pharmacotherapy. She is also a Fellow of the Hong Kong College of Pharmacy Practice and a Senior Fellow of the United Kingdom’s Higher Education Academy. Dr. Lee is a member of the High Level Steering Committee on Antimicrobial Resistance of the Food and Health Bureau, the Government of HKSAR. She was a member of the Pharmacy and Poisons Board of Hong Kong and an Assessment Panel Member of the Hong Kong Social Workers Registration Board. She also serves as the President of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR) Hong Kong Chapter and a member of the Executive Committee, ISPOR Asia Consortium. Dr. Lee was also the Section Chairperson for the Pharmacy Education and Student Affairs of the Federation of Asian Pharmaceutical Associations.

Dr. Lee received her Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry at the University of California, Los Angeles and her Doctor of Pharmacy degree in the School of Pharmacy, University of Southern California. After completion of her pharmacy training, she had pursued post-doctoral training in Pharmacy Practice Residency for one year at the Huntington Memorial Hospital in Pasadena, USA. She has 121 full paper and 212 abstract publications. She is a dedicated teacher and researcher in pharmacy practice and has received numerous teaching awards, including Faculty Education Award (2018), University Education Award (2014), Vice-Chancellor’s Exemplary Teaching Award (2010), Master Teacher Award (2011/12) and Teacher of the Year Awards (2006-2012) at CUHK. She successfully obtained 20 teaching grants, including University Grants Committee’s Teaching Development Grants, CUHK’s Courseware Development Grants and Micro-Module Development Grants.

Teaching Awards

  • Faculty Education Award 2018, Faculty of Medicine, CUHK
  • University Education Award 2014, CUHK
  • Master Teacher Award 2011/12, Faculty of Medicine, CUHK
  • Teacher of the Year Award 2011/12, School of Pharmacy, CUHK
  • Vice-Chancellor’s Exemplary Teaching Award 2010, CUHK
  • Teacher of the Year Award 2010/2011, School of Pharmacy, CUHK
  • Teacher of the Year Award 2009/2010, School of Pharmacy, CUHK
  • Teacher of the Year Award 2008/2009, School of Pharmacy, CUHK
  • Teacher of the Year Award 2006/2007, School of Pharmacy, CUHK

Research Awards

  • 2018 Preventative and Clinical Cardiology Prize, The 67th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand (2018)
  • Excellent Paper Award, International Conference on Open and Innovative Education 2018, The Open University of Hong Kong (2018)
  • Poster Commendation Award, Teaching and Learning Innovation Expo 2017, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (2017)
  • Best Poster Presentation Award, Teaching and Learning Innovation Expo 2016, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (2016)
  • International Partnerships Development Programme Award 2014-15, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (2015)
  • Excellent Health Promotion Project Award for the project, Health Promotion Symposium 2015, Food and Health Bureau, The Government of HKSAR (2015)
  • Best Poster Presentation Award, 2015 Hong Kong Pharmacy Conference, School of Pharmacy, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (2015)
  • Best Podium Research Award, ISPOR 6th Asia-Pacific Conference, Beijing, China, International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes (2014)
  • Top 50 Abstracts, Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics 2014, CardioVascular Research Foundation (2014)
  • Best and Highest Graded Presentation Award, Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics 2012, CardioVascular Research Foundation (2012)
  • Best Poster Presentation Award, 23rd Hong Kong Pharmacy Conference (2011)
  • Best Contributed Podium Presentation Awards, ISPOR 2nd Asia-Pacific Conference, Shanghai, China, International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes (2006)
  • Best New Investigator Poster Presentation Award, ISPOR 5th European Congress, Rotterdam, International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes (2002)

(in the capacity of Principal Investigator or Co-Investigator)

Funding BodyProject Title
Micro-Module Courseware Development Grant Scheme 2017/18 (Scheme 3: eLearning Pedagogy Research), The Chinese University of Hong KongImpact of Inter-professional education (IPE) for geriatric care
Health and Medical Research FundThe effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of a virtual multidisciplinary stroke care clinic for community-dwelling stroke survivors and caregivers: a randomised controlled trial
Courseware Development Grant Scheme, The Chinese University of Hong KongMedical Abbreviation References for Synchronous-learning (MARS)
Knowledge Transfer Project Fund (from the Earmarked Fund for Knowledge Transfer provided by the University Grants Committee), The Chinese University of Hong KongBASIC – Broad Antimicrobial-resistance Service-learning & Intervention in the Community
Micro-Module Courseware Development Grant Scheme 2017/18 (Scheme 1: Basic Scheme), The Chinese University of Hong KongPharmD (Pharmacy Hybrid-learning with Augmented Reality on Mobile Devices)
Micro-Module Courseware Development Grant Scheme 2017/18 (Scheme 3: eLearning Pedagogy Research), The Chinese University of Hong KongEvaluating the impact of micro-modules in pharmacy education
Micro-Module Courseware Development Grant Scheme 2017/18 (Scheme 1: Basic Scheme), The Chinese University of Hong KongAnimated Clinical Cases and E-learning Scenarios for Students (ACCESS)
Health Medical Research FundEffect of RANKL inhibition on healing of bone erosion in rheumatoid arthritis using HR-pQCT
Knowledge Transfer Project Fund (from the Earmarked Fund for Knowledge Transfer provided by the University Grants Committee), The Chinese University of Hong KongKnowledge Transfer to Engage Secondary School Students for Healthy Living of Elders in Our Community
Community Investment and Inclusion FundHealth in Community
Health and Medical Research FundImpact of pill-splitting training on drug physiochemical properties and clinical outcomes in elderly cardiac population: a crossover cohort study
Innovation and Technology FundDevelopment of personalized medicine using Prenetics iGenes pharmacogenomic panel to predict individual responses to cardiovascular drugs
Teaching Development and Language Enhancement Grants for 2016-19, University Grants CommitteeImmersive Virtual Reality for Enhanced Real World Clinical Pharmacy Practice Experience
Teaching Development and Language Enhancement Grants for 2016-19, University Grants CommitteeExamining the Effectiveness of Augmented Reality e-learning Modules in Enhancing Students’ Problem Solving Skills with Online and In-class Assessments
Teaching Development and Language Enhancement Grants for 2016-19, University Grants CommitteeCoding, Design, and Global Involvement: Engaging Students in Multi-domain Active Learning Through the Creation of Mobile Apps and an Apps Resource Centre (ARC)
Teaching Development and Language Enhancement Grants for 2016-19, University Grants CommitteeComputer Adaptive Testing Promotes Mastery Learning
Teaching Development and Language Enhancement Grants for 2016-19, University Grants CommitteeEnriching baccalaureate nursing students’ higher order thinking skills: Development of a technology-enhanced enquiry-based learning program on management of intravenous therapies
Teaching Development and Language Enhancement Grants for 2016-19, University Grants CommitteeInteractive Learning through an Immersive Virtual Reality Environment
Teaching Development and Language Enhancement Grants for 2016-19, University Grants CommitteeTranslational Inter-Professional e-Learning platform in Medical Sciences Teaching for Geriatric Care – From Science to Practice
Micro-Module Courseware Development Grant Scheme (Scheme 3: eLearning Pedagogy Research), The Chinese University of Hong KongEffectiveness of e-learning using micro-module in cardiovascular pharmacotherapy for the training of pharmacy students
Micro-Module Courseware Development Grant Scheme (Scheme 1: Basic Scheme), The Chinese University of Hong KongTranslational stimulation by Micro-modules for case studies in Cardiology Therapeutics.
Knowledge Transfer Project Fund (from the Earmarked Fund for Knowledge Transfer provided by the University Grants Committee), The Chinese University of Hong KongMultidisciplinary team for Active and Healthy Ageing in elders of Rural Areas of Hong Kong
Teaching Development Grants for 2012-15, The Chinese University of Hong KongCollaborative-Approach To improve teaching And Learning Yielding Sustainable and Translational outcomes (CATALYST)
Micro-Module Courseware Development Grant Scheme, The Chinese University of Hong KongTeaching and Learning Enhancement by Micro-Module in Cardiology Pharmacology and Therapeutics.
General Research FundCilostazol in Retarding Progression of Cerebral White Matter Hyperintensities.
Knowledge Transfer Project Fund (from the Earmarked Fund for Knowledge Transfer provided by the University Grants Committee), The Chinese University of Hong KongPlatform for Atrial fibrillation Care in Elderly and Disadvantaged (PACED)
Courseware Development Grant Scheme, The Chinese University of Hong KongEnhancing communication with older people with hearing impairment
Courseware Development Grant Scheme, The Chinese University of Hong KongImproving Teaching and Learning Outcomes Utilizing Mobile Handheld Devices in Pharmacy Education for Medication Safety (MedSafe)
Teaching Development Grants for 2012-15, The Chinese University of Hong KongMultidisciplinary e-learning platform for medication safety (MELODY)
General Research FundThe use of B vitamins to prevent cognitive decline in older mild cognitive impairment patients with elevated plasma homocysteine - A randomized placebo controlled trial
Direct Grant, The Chinese University of Hong KongImpact of Pill-Splitting Training on Drug Physiochemical Properties, Compliance and Clinical Outcomes in Elderly Population: A Cross-over Cohort Study
Knowledge Transfer Project Fund (from the Earmarked Fund for Knowledge Transfer provided by the University Grants Committee), The Chinese University of Hong KongCollaborative Ambulatory Drug Resources for Elderly (CARxE) - Promoting Medication Safety and Improved Clinical Outcomes Among the Elderly Community Through Telepharmacy and Outreach Services
Courseware Development Grant Scheme, The Chinese University of Hong KongImproving Teaching and Learning Outcomes Utilizing Mobile Handheld Devices in Pharmacy Education – iPHARM
Research General Council GrantEfficacy, Safety and Cost-effectiveness of Drug-eluting Stents in Real World Hong Kong Cardiology Practice
Knowledge Transfer Project Fund (from the Earmarked Fund for Knowledge Transfer provided by the University Grants Committee), The Chinese University of Hong KongAMPOULE – Online Drug Information Platform for the Public in Hong Kong
Health Care and Promotion FundJoint Nursing-Pharmacy Health Promotion Programme for Hidden Elders in the Community
Beat Drugs FundHealth and socioeconomic impacts of drug abuse in Hong Kong – A longitudinal study
Diabetes Care Research FundImpact of a pharmacist care programme on cardiac risk in patients with type II diabetes
Direct Grant, The Chinese University of Hong KongImpact of an Interdisciplinary Approach on Symptom Management of Newly Diagnosed Depressive Patients
Direct Grant, The Chinese University of Hong KongThe Clinical Impact of Behavioural Modification on Carotid Intima-media Thickness
Research General Council GrantPharmacogenetics of HMG Co-A Reductase Inhibitors in Chinese Patients with Hyperlipidaemia: a Combined Pharmacodynamic-pharmacokinetic Approach
Direct Grant, The Chinese University of Hong KongClinical impact of CYP 2C19 Genetic Polymorphism on Proton Pump Inhibitors Metabolism
Direct Grant, The Chinese University of Hong KongClinical impact of genetic polymorphism in the Cytochrome P450 CYP2C9 on the management of warfarin in Chinese patients

Publications
Lee VWY, Hodgson P, Chan CS, Fong A, Cheung SWL. Optimising the learning process with immersive virtual reality (IVR) and non-immersive virtual reality (nIVR) in an educational environment. International Journal of Ad Hoc and Ubiquitous Computing.
Wang Y, Yan BPY, Nichol M, Tomlinson B, Lee VWY,. Is lipid goal one-size-fits-all: A Review of Evidence for Recommended Low-Density Lipoprotein Treatment Targets in Asian patients. European Journal of Preventive Cardiology 2019; http://doi.org/10.1177/2047487319843077.
Lee VWY,, Fung AKP, Fong TMC, Yan BPY. Long-term health-related economic burden of adult congenital heart diseases in Hong Kong. Journal of Medical Economics 2019; Epub DOI:10.1080/13696998.2019.1613239.
Lee VWY, and Cheng FWT. A review of biosimilar in regulations and potential impact: Hong Kong perspectives. Journal of Medical Economics 2019; Epub DOI:10.1080/13696998.2019.1614008.
Chau JPC, Lo SHS, Mok V, Choi KC, Lau AYL, Shum WC, Lee VWY,, Hung SS, Siow E, Ching JYL, Lam S, Yeung J, Li SH. Effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of a virtual multidisciplinary stroke care clinic for community-dwelling stroke survivors and caregivers: a randomised controlled trial protocol. BMJ Open 2019; 9:e026500. DOI:10.1136//bmjopen-2018-026500.
Lee VWY,, Cheng FWT, Fong FHY, Ng EEN, Lo LLH, Ngai LYS, Lam ASM. Reply to Poon KH et al. on Impact of Branded versus Generic Drug Use in Chronic Disease Management in Hong Kong – Healthcare Professionals’ and Patients’ Perspectives. Hong Kong Medical Journal 2019; 25:167-9. http://doi.org/10.12809/hkmj197824.
Choon JWY, Wu DBC, Chong HY, Lo WTL, Chong CST, Chung WS, Chui EMC, Tomlinson B, Lee VWY, SC Lee, Lee KKC. Real-world evidence of improved healthcare utilization in patients with schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder after early treatment of paliperidone palmitate once-monthly treatment in Hong Kong. Journal of Medical Economics 2019; Epub DOI:10.1080/13696998.2018.1560749.
Lee VWY,, Cheng FWT, Fong FHY, Ng EEN, Lo LLH, Ngai LYS, Lam ASM. Impact of Branded versus Generic Drug Use in Chronic Disease Management in Hong Kong – Healthcare Professionals’ and Patients’ Perspectives. Hong Kong Medical Journal 2018; 24 (6):554–60. Epub DOI:10.12809/hkmj177087.
Kyaw MH, Otani K, Ching JYL, Higashimori A, Kee KM, Watanabe T, Tse YK, Lee V,, Tanigawa T, Cheong PK, Suen BY, Fujiwara Y, Lam K, Arakawa T, Chan FKL. Misoprostol Heals Small Bowel Ulcers in Aspirin Users With Small Bowel Bleeding. Gastroenterology 2018; 155:1090-97.
Rath PD, Chen DY, Gu J, Lee VWY,, Ani NAA, Shirazy K, Llamado L. Anti-TNF biosimilars and intended copies in rheumatology: perspective from the Asia Pacific region. International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases 2018; 00:1-16. http://doi.org/10.1111/1756-185X.13371.
Hon EKL, Leung AKC, Leung TNH, Lee VWY,. Investigational Drugs for Atopic Eczema. Expert Opinion on Investigational Drugs 2018; 27 (8):637-47.
Wang Y, Yan BPY, Nichol M, Tomlinson B, Lee VWY,. Clinical and economic analysis of lipid goal attainments in Chinese post-percutaneous coronary intervention acute coronary syndrome patients. Journal of Atherosclerosis and Thrombosis 2018; 25:000-000. http://doi.org/10.5551/jat.44818.
Beaney T, Schutte AE, Tomaszewhki M, Ariti C, Burrell LM, Castillo RR, Charchar FJ, Damasceno A, Kruger R, Lackland DT, Nilsson PM, Prabhakaran D, Ramirez AJ, Schlaich MP, Wang J, Weber MA, Neil R Poulter, on behalf of the MMM investigators. May Measurement Month 2017: an analysis of blood pressure screening results worldwide. Lancet Global Health 2018 May 16. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/S2214-109X(18)30259-6
Hon KL, Kung JSC, Tsang KYC, Yu JWS, Lee VWY,and Leung TF. Testing the Actions of a Multi-action Emollient: Patient’s Acceptability Determines Product Efficacy. Current Pediatric Reviews 2018 February 20. DOI:10.2174/1573396313666171117114005.
Cheng FWT and Lee VWY,. Multidisciplinary Care for Better Clinical Outcomes – Role of Pharmacists on Medication Management. Hong Kong Medical Journal 2018; 24 (2):96-7.
Cheng FWT, So SWK, Fung BWT, Hung WH, Lee VWY,. Online Drug Information Platform for the public in Hong Kong – Review of local drug information use and needs. International Journal of Medical Informatics 2018; 114:27-34.
Chau JPC, Lo SHS, Yu XF, Choi KC, Lau AYL, Wu JCY, Lee VWY,, Cheung WHN, Ching JYL, Thompson DR. Effects of Acupuncture on the Recovery Outcomes of Stroke Survivors with Shoulder Pain: A Systematic Review. Frontiers in Neurology 2018; 9:30 DOI: 10.3389/fneur.2018.00030.

Professional & Community Service

  • Chairman, Accreditation Panel cum Visiting Team for the reaccreditation of Bachelor of Pharmacy Programme of the University of Hong Kong, The Pharmacy and Poisons Board of Hong Kong (2017-2018)
  • Member, High Level Steering Committee on Antimicrobial Resistance, Food and Health Bureau, the Government of HKSAR (2016 – present)
  • Committee Member, Service Development Management Committee, Jockey Club Harmony House (2015 – present)
  • Member, AF Screen International Collaboration (2015 – present)
  • Chairperson, International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research Asia Consortium Advisory Committee (2015 – 2017)
  • Member, Assessment Panel Member (under the category of Other Professionals), Social Workers Registration Board (2014 – 2019)
  • Section Chairperson, Pharmacy Education and Student Affairs, Federation of Asian Pharmaceutical Associations (2014 – 2018)
  • Member, Working Group on Drafting the Code of Practice for Registered Pharmacists, The Pharmacy and Poisons Board of Hong Kong (2013 – present)
  • Executive Committee Member, International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research Asia Consortium (2010 – present)
  • Member, Therapeutic Drug Monitoring Committee, Chinese Pharmaceutical Association (2010 – present)
  • President, International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research Hong Kong Chapter (2005 – present)
  • Initiation Member, Asian Networks for Pharmacogenomics Research (2008 – present)
  • Council Member, Chinese Pharmacogenomics Network (2008 – present)
  • Consultant, The Pharmaceutical Society of Macao (2011 – present)
  • Advisory Board Member, Drug Education Resources Centre (2002 – present)
  • Council Member, Hong Kong Association of Gerontology (2010 – present)

Editorial Service

  • Editorial Board Member, Archives of Pharmacy Practice
  • Editorial Board Member, Current Pharmacogenomics and Personalized Medicine
  • Editorial Board Member, Journal of Medical Economics
  • Editorial Board Member, Journal of Clinical Toxicology
  • Editorial Board Member, MIMS Pharmacy (Premier Edition)

Honourary Academic/ Clinical Appointments

  • Associate Professor (By Courtesy), Faculty of Medicine, CUHK
  • Associate Professor (By Courtesy), School of Pharmacy, CUHK
  • Honourary Faculty Member, School of Pharmacy, University of Southern California
  • Honourary Senior Pharmacist, New Territories East Cluster, Hospital Authority, Hong Kong