Dr Chan is a Specialist in Geriatric Medicine in Hong Kong.

He was appointed as Clinical Associate Professor (Honorary) at the Chinese University of Hong Kong and Honorary Clinical Assistant Professor at The University of Hong Kong in 2014 and 2015, respectively.

Dr Chan graduated from the Chinese University of Hong Kong in 2000 with Distinction in Anatomy and Certificate of Merit in Medicine and Clinical Pharmacology. He initially specialised in Critical Care Medicine, with interest in Infectious Disease and Nephrology, before subsequently developing his role in Geriatric Medicine. He trained at the Queen's Medical Centre, Nottingham, Poole Hospital, and Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, focusing on ortho-geriatrics and peri-operative care of older people. Dr Chan was a Fellow in Critical Care Medicine, Internal Medicine and Geriatric Medicine (Gold Medal) of the Hong Kong College of Physicians.

He has particular interest in medical education, ethics, inter-specialty programme re-engineering. He was awarded Exemplary Teachers’ Awards for his service in undergraduate medical education in 2015 and Merit Team Awards for his contributions to the Community Geriatric Service and Fragility Fracture Service Development in 2014 and 2016 Outstanding Staff and Teams Awards of the Hospital Authority of Hong Kong.

Journal Editorial Board
Associate Editor, Education Section