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Professor Yuen, Richard Man Fung 袁孟峰

Title:
Clinical Professor
Li Shu Fan Medical Foundation Professorship in Medicine
Chief of Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Clinical Professor
Professor, Chair of Gastroenterology and Hepatology

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Tel:
2255 3984
Office:
QMH 418 

Professor Yuen, Richard Man Fung 袁孟峰

Title:
Clinical Professor
Li Shu Fan Medical Foundation Professorship in Medicine
Chief of Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Clinical Professor
Professor, Chair of Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Also Cited As:
Yuen, Man-fung
Yuen, MF
Yuen, M

Biography

Professor Man-Fung Yuen is the Chair Professor and Endowed Professor in Medicine of the Li Shu Fan Medical Foundation, the Chief of the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology and the Deputy Chief of Service of the Department of Medicine, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong and the Assistant Dean of the Faculty of Medicine, the University of Hong Kong. Professor Yuen's research interests include the prevention, natural history, molecular virology and treatment of chronic hepatitis B and C, and hepatocellular carcinoma. He has published more than 280 research papers. He has received several prestigious awards including the Outstanding Young Researcher Award in 2005 and Outstanding Researcher Award in 2010 by The University of Hong Kong, the JGH Emerging Leader Lectureship Award in 2006 by 4 major Asia Pacific Gastroenterology and Hepatology Associations, and the Winner of Young Scientist Award in 2008 by the Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL) – Scopus. According to BiomedExperts, he is now the third top author for publications related to chronic hepatitis B disease in the world. He is the top 1% scientists in clinical medicine according to the ISI Web of Knowledge. His H-index is 52, 43 and 62 according to Scopus, ResearcherID and Google Scholar Citations respectively. He is the editor for four international journals and the editorial members for many international journals.

 
Honours, Awards & Prizes
AwardeesAward DateHonours / Awards / PrizesCategory
Sharr, WW
Dai, WC
2014-06-01The 2014 Joint International Congress of ILTS, ELITA, & LICAGE, London, UK - Young Investigators Award for Histological Outcome after Liver Transplantation for Chronic Hepatitis B using Oral Antiviral Therapy Alone: International Liver Transplant Society
Research Achievement
Cheung, CKY
Sharr, WW
Dai, WC
2011-05-01The 2011 Joint International Congress of ILTS, ELITA, & LICAGE, San Francisco, USA - Young Investigators Award for Entecavir vs Lamivudine Prophylaxis without Hepatitis B Immune Globulin after Liver Transplantation for Chronic Hepatitis B: International Liver Transplant Society
Research Achievement
Cheung, CKY
Sharr, WW
Dai, WC
Lam, BKY
2012-07-01Distinguished Research Paper Award for Young Investigators for Entecavir monotherapy is effective in suppressing hepatitis B virus after liver transplantation: Hong Kong College of Physicians
Research Achievement
2001-10-10Sir Patrick Manson Gold Medal 2000 – 2001 for the best MD thesis: Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong
Research Achievement
2000-10-10Young Investigator Award: Medical Research Conference: The Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong
Research Achievement
2012-10-14Sir David Todd Lecture Medal: Hong Kong College of Physicians
Research Achievement
2004-10-10Distinguished Research Paper Award for Young Investigators: Hong Kong College of Physicians
Research Achievement
2008-12-01Winner of Young Scientist Award 2008: Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning
Research Achievement
2010-11-01Outstanding Research Award 2009-2010: The University of Hong Kong
Research Achievement
2000-10-01Silver Medal of Best Dissertation in Medicine: Hong Kong College of Physicians
Research Achievement
2006-11-01First Awardee of Emerging Leader Lectureship Award: Asian Pacific Association of Gastroenterology (APAGE), Asian Pacific Society of Digestive Endoscopy (APSDE), Asian Pacific Association for the Study of Liver (APASL), International Society for Digestive Surgery (ISDS)
Research Achievement
2005-11-012005 Outstanding Young Researcher Award: The University of Hong Kong
Research Achievement
2011-01-01Faculty Teaching Medal 2010: Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong
Research Achievement
Professional Societies
Term PeriodPositionProfessional Societies
2005Vice presidentHong Kong Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
2009-2011PresidentHong Kong Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
2006FellowRoyal College of Physicians, Edinburg, UK
11/2008Chairman of organizing committee11th Joint Annual Scientific Meeting, jointly organized by The Hong Kong Society of Gastroenterology, Hong Kong Society of Digestive Endoscopy, Hong Kong Society for Coloproctology, The Hong Kong Association for the Study of Liver Diseases, and The HK Society of Gastrointestinal Motility
2009MemberWorking group for consensus parameter for cost effective studies, Asian Pacific Association of the Study to the Liver (APASL) 2009
2007Chairman of organizing committee9th Joint Annual Scientific Meeting, jointly organized by The Hong Kong Society of Gastroenterology, Hong Kong Society of Digestive Endoscopy, Hong Kong Society for Coloproctology, The Hong Kong Association for the Study of Liver Diseases, and The HK Society of Gastrointestinal Motility
2001Honorary AdvisorThe Association of Licentiates of Medical Council of Hong Kong
2010MemberWorking group for development of a risk calculator for chronic hepatitis B, Asian Pacific Association of the Study to the Liver (APASL)
05/2008FellowRoyal College of Physicians and Surgeon of Glasgow, United Kingdom
2004 - 2014Council memberHong Kong Society of Gastroenterology
2009Chairman of organizing committeeThe 22nd International Symposium on Hepatology 2009 of The Hong Kong Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
1995MemberHong Kong College of Physicians
1999FellowHong Kong College of Physicians
2005 till nowExaminer for Annual and Exit Examination – Advanced Internal MedicineHong Kong College of Physicians
07/2013 - 06/2015Programme Director, Specialty Board in Gastroenterology and Hepatology of Hong Kong RegionHong Kong College of Physicians
2013 till nowExaminer for Annual and Exit Examination – Gastroenterology and HepatologyHong Kong College of Physicians
10/2013 till nowCouncil MemberHong Kong College of Physicians
2007Chairman of organizing comittee26th Annual General Meeting & Scientific Meeting of The Hong Kong Society of Gastroenterology 2007
2000Fellow and Faculty MemberCentre of Study of Liver disease, The University of Hong Kong
2003MemberInternational Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
2002MemberAmerican Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
2006Chairman of organizing committee25th Annual General Meeting & Scientific Meeting of The Hong Kong Society of Gastroenterology
2008Chairman of organizing committee10th Joint Annual Scientific Meeting, jointly organized by The Hong Kong Society of Gastroenterology, Hong Kong Society of Digestive Endoscopy, Hong Kong Society for Coloproctology, The Hong Kong Association for the Study of Liver Diseases, and The HK Society of Gastrointestinal Motility
2008Chairman of organizing committee27th Annual General Meeting & Scientific Meeting of The Hong Kong Society of Gastroenterology 2008
2009Founding MemberCoalition for the Eradication of Viral Hepatitis in Asia Pacific (CEVHAP)
2002MemberAsia Pacific Hepatitis B Management Advisory Board
2008MemberAcute-on-chronic liver failure: consensus recommendations of the Asian Pacific Association of the Study to the Liver (APASL)
2000FellowHong Kong Academy of Medicine
2010Chairman of organizing committeeThe 23rd International Symposium on Hepatology 2010 of The Hong Kong Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
05/2007FellowRoyal College of Physicians of London, United Kingdom
2006Chairman of organizing committee8th Joint Annual Scientific Meeting of The Hong Kong Society of Gastroenterology, Hong Kong Society of Digestive Endoscopy, Hong Kong Society for Coloproctology, The Hong Kong Association for the Study of Liver Diseases, and The Hong Kong Society of Gastrointestinal Motility
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