CUHK Nethersole School of Nursing 30th Anniversary Outstanding Alumni Awards

Distinguished Alumni Award

Dorothy Ngo Sheung CHAN
Assistant Professor, The Nethersole School of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
[Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing graduate]

Dorothy devotes herself to education and has been actively engaged in research related to cancer screening among ethnic minorities. She was selected as a runner up of the 2020 APEC Healthy Women, Healthy Economies Research Prize.

Conny Sau Man CHAN
Professional Consultant, The Nethersole School of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
[Master of Nursing & Doctor of Nursing graduate]

Conny has extensive experience in teaching and clinical practice. She teaches in the Bachelor of Nursing, Master of Nursing Science (Pre-registration) and Master of Nursing programmes. She is strongly committed to nurturing our next generation of nurses.

Ho Yu CHENG
Assistant Professor, The Nethersole School of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
[Bachelor of Nursing & Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing graduate]

Ho Yu devotes herself to education and has been actively engaged in evidence-based nursing research related to cerebro-cadiovascular care and mental health. She was the awardee of the Association of Commonwealth Universities Titular Fellowship – Hong Kong Jockey Club Fellowship (outward) in 2018.

Can GU
Associate Dean, Nursing School of Xinjiang Medical University, China
[Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing graduate]

Can has been actively engaged in research related to cancer prevention, striving to improve mental health and overall quality of life of cancer patients in mainland China. She is also committed to nurturing more competent and caring nurses to support nursing and health care development in western China.

Patrick Wai Ho KONG
Superintendent, Evergreen Nursing Home cum Day Care Centre
[Master of Nursing Science (Pre-registration) graduate]

Patrick has been dedicated to improving the quality of client care in the nursing home and strengthening relationships with clients and their families. With his outstanding performance and leadership skills, he has successfully led his team to win the Best Team Award for three consecutive years.

Cecilia Wai Man KWAN
Nurse Consultant, Bradbury Hospice
[Doctor of Nursing graduate]

Cecilia is committed to promoting the development of palliative care and has actively disseminated her research findings through international journals and conferences. She received the Excellence Award in the 3rd Asian Oncology Nursing Society Conference in 2017.

Sarah Sio Wa LAO
Head Nurse, Cardiac Ward, Kiang Wu Hospital, Macau
[Master of Nursing & Doctor of Nursing graduate]

Sarah has been committed to the development and application of the mHealth App to improve the health outcomes of cardiac patients. She is also active in conducting a number of projects in the hospital to enhance care quality and ensure patient safety.

Lok Man LEUNG
General Manager (Nursing), Haven of Hope Hospital
[Bachelor of Nursing, Master of Nursing & Professional Diploma in Advanced Nursing Practice graduate]

Lok Man is committed to enhancing the quality and standard of nursing care in the hospital, and modernising the workflow of patient care by applying nursing informatics. He is also dedicated to nurturing the next generation of nurses through delivering training seminars.

Tim Yu Tim LEUNG
Advanced Practice Nurse, United Christian Hospital
[Master of Nursing Science (Pre-registration) graduate]

Upon graduation, Tim joined the Intensive Care Unit of the Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital. During the past eight years, he had participated in various working groups to improve patient care. He is now the Organ Donation Coordinator of the United Christian Hospital, dedicating to the promotion of organ donation in Kowloon East Cluster.

William Ho Cheung LI
Associate Professor, School of Nursing, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong
[Master of Philosophy in Nursing & Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing graduate]

William has a strong research interest in the field of child and adolescent care, and has obtained a number of research grants and published over 120 peer-reviewed papers. He was inducted as Fellow of the American Academy of Nursing in 2019 and Fellow of the Hong Kong Academy of Nursing (Education and Research) in 2020.

Suzanne Hoi Shan LO
Assistant Professor, The Nethersole School of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
[Bachelor of Nursing graduate]

Suzanne has been dedicated to enhancing self-management support for community-dwelling stroke survivors. She is now the Programme Director of the Professional Diploma Programme in Advanced Nursing Practice and the Professional Certificate Programme in Nursing Leadership and Management at the School, strongly committing to the development of advanced nursing in Hong Kong.

Hyde Hau Lan NGAN
Nurse Consultant, Kowloon East Cluster
[Bachelor of Nursing (Post-registration) and Master of Nursing graduate]

Hyde is committed to promoting the development of wound and stoma care, and has made great efforts to establish Wound Nurse Clinics in General Outpatient Clinics. She has also actively collaborated with Community Nursing Service in providing quality wound and stoma care for patients.

Esther Sau Mei SIU
Midwife Consultant, Tuen Mun Hospital
[Postgraduate Diploma in Nursing graduate]

Esther has devoted herself to the midwifery profession for more than 30 years. She is committed to promoting the development of midwifery and improving the standards of midwifery services. She is also active in promoting and supporting breastfeeding in Hong Kong.

Qun WANG
Assistant Professor, School of Nursing, Health Science Centre, Shenzhen University, China
[Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing graduate]

Qun has been actively engaged in research related to cadiovascular nursing. She has obtained a number of research grants and published many research papers. She is also dedicated to promoting exchange and cooperation between our School and the School of Nursing, Shenzhen University.

Jojo Cho Lee WONG
Assistant Professor, The Nethersole School of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
[Bachelor of Nursing & Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing graduate]

Jojo has extensive experience in teaching and received several awards for her outstanding teaching performance, including the Vice-Chancellor's Exemplary Teaching Award and Teacher of the Year Awards of the Faculty of Medicine, CUHK.

Bill Kam Biu WONG
Senior Nursing Officer, Grantham Hospital
[Master of Nursing graduate]

Bill has devoted himself to the nursing profession for more than 20 years and has accumulated extensive clinical and administrative experiences. He is active in delivering training to clinical preceptors and health care professionals from private hospitals and non-governmental organisations.

Isadora Lai Ching WONG
General Manager (Nursing), The Duchess of Kent Children's Hospital at Sandy Bay, Tung Wah Group of Hospitals Fung Yiu King Hospital & MacLehose Medical Rehabilitation Centre
[Bachelor of Nursing (Post-registration) graduate]

Isadora has devoted herself to the nursing profession for more than four decades, and is committed to providing high quality patient-centred care. She has also actively participated in voluntary nursing services in different organisations.

Jasmine Pui Shan WONG
Nurse Manager, Queen Elizabeth Hospital
[Bachelor of Nursing & Master of Nursing graduate]

During her service at the School from 2007 to 2014, Jasmine provided training workshops for new lecturers and clinical mentors. She is now actively involved in coordinating staff training programmes, clinical placement and seminars in the Kowloon Central Cluster for nurturing the young generation of nurses.

Bonnie Yuk Fong WONG
Department Operations Manager, North Lantau Hospital
[Bachelor of Nursing (Post-registration) & Doctor of Nursing graduate]

Bonnie is committed to promoting the development of community nursing, and actively involved in research study on transitional care. She received the Best Oral Presentation Award in the First Cochrane Hong Kong Symposium in 2019.

Mei Po YIP
Clinical Instructor, Department of Health Services, School of Public Health, University of Washington, USA; Consultant, Chinese Information and Service Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
[Bachelor of Nursing (Post-registration), Master of Philosophy in Nursing & Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing graduate]

Mei Po has been actively engaged in research related to cancer prevention among Asian immigrants. She is also committed to providing services for Asian immigrants to reduce health disparities in the region.

Alumni Medalist Award

Wai Man KAI
Founder & Owner, SingSilver Health
[Bachelor of Nursing (Post-registration) graduate]

Wai Man devotes himself to social enterprise and established SingSilver Health with his frontline nursing experience. He has been dedicated to providing quality health care services and developing affordable health care products for older adults.

Ralph Kai Yip LEE
Director, University Safety Office, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
[Bachelor of Nursing graduate]

After graduation, Ralph served in the Labour Department, the Centre for Health Protection, and then the Hospital Authority, dedicating to the promotion of occupational safety and health in Hong Kong. He is now leading a team of professionals from the University Safety Office, CUHK to enhance safety and health on campus.

Edith Oi Tik WU
Founder & Director, Sand Tales Company Limited; Advanced Practice Nurse, St. James’ Settlement
[Bachelor of Nursing graduate]

Edith is committed to promoting sand art and life education in Hong Kong and beyond. She has actively organised sand art workshops for older adults, terminally ill patients, people with disabilities and others to cultivate positive values and promote disability inclusion in the community.

Alumni Award for Outstanding Community Service

Chi Kin YIP
Advanced Practice Nurse (Psychiatry), North District Hospital
[Bachelor of Nursing & Postgraduate Diploma of Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing graduate]

Chi Kin has been committed to providing support for hidden substance abusers with mental illness and their families. He is also active in delivering seminars on substance abuse care and disseminating his research findings in local and overseas conferences.

Jeremy Shun Yiu LAM
Chairperson, The Chinese University of Hong Kong Nursing Alumni Association
[Bachelor of Nursing & Professional Diploma in Advanced Nursing Practice graduate]

Jeremy has been serving as the Chairperson of CUHK Nursing Alumni Association since 2017. He is dedicated to providing support to the School and our graduates. He also has a strong passion for community service and actively participates in voluntary services in different organisations.

Kitty Chi Yee NGAN
Medical Social Worker (Psychiatric), Medical Social Service Unit, West Kowloon Psychiatric Centre
[Bachelor of Science in Gerontology graduate]

Kitty has been committed to providing community psychiatric rehabilitation services for persons in recovery, and has voluntarily offered supportive counselling to those in need in the community. As the Vice-Chairperson of the CUHK Gerontology Alumni Association, she is also dedicated to promoting the development of the association.

Bow Wai Hung WONG
Chairperson, The Chinese University of Hong Kong Gerontology Alumni Association
[Bachelor of Science in Gerontology graduate]

Bow is actively involved in community care services for older adults. She implemented a Social Capital Development Project to promote active ageing and social cohesion, which was presented the Social Capital Builder Logo Award by the Labour and Welfare Bureau in 2018.

Alumni Award for Humanity and Compassionate Care

Carman Yuk Lai KWOK
Advanced Practice Nurse, Haven of Hope Sister Annie Skau Holistic Care Centre
[Doctor of Nursing graduate]

Carman has a strong passion for humanitarian aid service. She has been a volunteer nurse in the Hong Kong Red Cross since 2004 and has involved in many international relief projects over the past decade. She is also active in sharing her experience of humanitarian work with young nurses in Hong Kong.

Paul Wai Kit LUK
Registered Nurse, Johns Hopkins Hospital, USA
[Bachelor of Nursing graduate]

With his excellent communication skills and passion for nursing practice, Paul has been highly recognised and appreciated by his working institutions and patients. He was awarded the ‘Community Caring Award’ by the Mayo Clinic, USA for his remarkable service.

Daphnie Mei Yee WONG
Charge Nurse, Methodist Hospital of Southern California, USA
[Bachelor of Nursing graduate]

Daphnie devotes herself to the nursing profession and is committed to improving the quality of health care. She has been well recognised by multiple health care organisations and highly appreciated by her peers and patients. She was honoured with the National Daisy Award for her compassionate care.