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Prof. Linda C.W. LAM, Professor

Professor LAM Chiu Wa, Linda            
Professor (Clinical)


MBChB, MD, FRCPsych, FRCPsych(Hon), FHKAM(Psychiatry), FHKCPsych

Fax: (852) 2667-5464
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  • Past President, The Hong Kong College of Psychiatrists
  • Past Chief Editor, East Asia Archives of Psychiatrists
  • Council Member, The Hong Kong College of Psychiatrists
  • Founding President, The Chinese Dementia Research Association
  • Associate Editor, Editorial Board of International Psychogeriatrics


  • Early detection and intervention for Mild Cognitive Impairment and dementia
  • Biomarker evaluation for Mild Cognitive Impairment and dementia
  • Determinants of Health Aging
  • Epidemiology of mental disorders in Hong Kong


  1. Wong PCM, Ou J, Pang CWY, Zhang L, Tse CS, Lam LCW. Antoniou M.Language Training Leads to Global Cognitive Improvement in Older Adults: A Preliminary Study. J Speech Lang Hear Res. 2019 Jul 15;62(7):2411-2424.

  2. Ma SL, Tang NLS, Wat KHY, Tang JHY, Lau KH, Law CB, Chiu J, Tam CCW, Poon TK, Lin KL, Kng CPL, Kong HL, Chan TY, Chan WC, Lam LCW. Effect of CYP2D6 and CYP3A4 Genotypes on the Efficacy of Cholinesterase Inhibitors in Southern Chinese Patients With Alzheimer's Disease. Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen. 2019 Aug;34(5):302-307.

  3. Mak AD, Chung VCH, Yuen SY, Tse YK, Wong SYS, Ju Y, Hung SS, Leung KC, You JHS, Lui R, Wong SH, Leung ONW, Lam LCW, Lee S, Wu JCY. Noneffectiveness of electroacupuncture for comorbid generalized anxiety disorder and irritable bowel syndrome. J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2019 Mar 19.

  4. Lu H, Chan SSM, Lam LCW. Localized Analysis of Normalized Distance from Scalp to Cortex and Personalized Evaluation (LANDSCAPE): Focusing on Age- and Dementia-Specific Changes. J Alzheimers Dis. 2019;67(4):1331-1341.

  5. Ho RTH, Fong TCT, Chan WC, Kwan JSK, Chiu PKC, Yau JCY, Lam LCW. Psychophysiological effects of Dance Movement Therapy and physical exercise on older adults with mild dementia: A randomized controlled trial. J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci. 2018 Nov 28.

  6. Ho RTH, Fong TCT, Hon T, Chan WC, Kwan JSK, Chiu PKC, Lam LCW. Psychometric validation of Fuld Object Memory Evaluation in older adults with cognitive impairments. Aging Ment Health. 2019 Jun;23(6):711-717.

  7. Fung AW, Lam LCW. Validation of a computerized Hong Kong - vigilance and memory test (HK-VMT) to detect early cognitive impairment in healthy older adults. Aging Ment Health. 2018 Oct 1:1-7.

  8. Mak ADP, Chan AKW, Chan PKL, Tang CP, Lai K, Wong S, Leung P, Hung SF, Lam LCW, Lee S. Diagnostic Outcomes of Childhood ADHD in Chinese Adults. J Atten Disord. 2018 Sep 27:1087054718802015.

  9. Cheng ST, Lam LCW. Improving diagnostic communication in dementia. Int Psychogeriatr. 2018 Aug;30(8):1149-1152.

  10. Lu H, Ni X, Fung AWT, Lam LCW. Mapping the Proxies of Memory and Learning Function in Senior Adults with High-performing, Normal Aging and Neurocognitive Disorders. J Alzheimers Dis. 2018;64(3):815-826.