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Dr Chan, Kit Wa 陳喆燁

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Clinical Assistant Professor

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Biography

As a clinical academic I am interested in clinically related phenomenon of psychosis, a condition that has huge impact to patients, their family and the society. One of the phenomena that I have tried to explore is lack of insight in patients with psychosis, both neurocognitive basis and the clinical implication. Early intervention service model has been a well advocated and encouraged model developed to improve long term outcomes of patients with first episode psychosis. I have tried to evaluate this from a health economic perspective and have completed a government funded study on the 10-year outcomes of the early intervention service in Hong Kong. An important clinically relevant condition in psychosis is treatment resistant status. Study trying to explore factors predicting this condition has received funding and will be conducted.

 
Honours, Awards & Prizes
AwardeesAward DateHonours / Awards / PrizesCategory
2016-12-01Distinguished Young Fellow of Hong Kong Academy of Medicine: Hong Kong Academy of Medicine
Others
2014-10-01Best Poster Award: World Psychiatric Association Regional Congress 2014
Research Achievement
2014-10-01Best Poster Award: Health Research Symposium
Research Achievement
Professional Societies
Term PeriodPositionProfessional Societies
9/2010 - nowcommittee memberThe Schizophrenia Soceity
11/2005 - nowMemberThe Royal College of Psychiatrists
7/2012-nowFellowThe Hong Kong College of Psychiatrists
9/2015-8/2017Vice-ChairThe Schizophrenia Society
9/2017-nowChairThe Schizophrenia Society
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