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Dr Vivian Lui 呂偉欣

Honorary Assistant Professor

Professional Qualifications
YearAwarding InstitutionQualification
2000University of PittsburghPh.D. (Hons; Molecular Pharmacology)

Dr. Vivian Lui obtained her Ph.D. (Hons) in Molecular Pharmacology at the University of Pittsburgh, USA and received her post-doctoral training at Duke University and University of Pittsburgh, USA. Dr. Lui's research is devoted to the development of mutation-guided therapy for upper respiratory cancers, especially those that are associated with oncogenic viruses. She has previously co-founded the first cancer drug testing unit in Hong Kong focusing on targeted therapy development for Asian-prevalent cancers. Dr. Lui has been invited to give talks at the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR), USA. She has obtained research fundings from both the US and Hong Kong, and published major international research articles on mechanistic studies on cancer biology, targeted therapies and cancer genomics.

Honours, Awards & Prizes
AwardeesAward DateHonours / Awards / PrizesCategory
2015-03-01HKU Overseas Fellowship 2015-16: The University of Hong Kong
Research Achievement
Roberts, SJ
2014-05-01Teaching Development Grants (TDG) Award: The University of Hong Kong
Teaching Accomplishment
Professional Societies
Term PeriodPositionProfessional Societies
09/1992-08/1993Student MemberHong Kong Society of Immunology, Hong Kong
01/2014-currentMemberHKU-Cancer Center
03/2014-currentCollaboratorHKU-AoE Nasopharyngeal cancer group
09/2013-08/2014Full memberAmerican Association for Clinical Chemistry, USA (Personalized Medicine Division; Laboratory Information Systems and Medical Informatics Division)
09/2007-01/2011MemberCancer Therapeutics Research Group (CTRG)
01/2015-01/2016MemberHong Kong Pharmacology Society, HK
09/1999-08/2000Student MemberAmerican Society of Gene Therapy, USA
09/2000-PresentMemberAmerican Association for Cancer Research, USA
09/2014-09/2015Associate MemberNational Society of Genetic Counselors, USA
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