No health without mental health.
The complexity, high prevalence, and heavy health care burden of mental health problems need multidisciplinary probes into the understanding of their epidemiology, aetiology, mechanisms and intervention. Our Department will continue the multidisciplinary and multidimensional approach by integrating clinical practice and translational neuroscience research. We aim to provide state-of-the-art education to our undergraduate and postgraduate students and deliver high impact translational research that will ultimately benefit patients and society.
Choh-Ming Li Professor of Psychiatry
Department of Psychiatry
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
RESEARCHERS - Dr. H. M. LAI, Prof. Y.K. WING
Scientific and medical advancements are closely intertwined, psychiatry is no exception. The addition of neuroscience to the department is recent but well primed – guided by our strong track record in community and clinical psychiatry, neuroscience could broaden our scope in investigating psychiatric illness, it also brings novel perspectives in our understanding of clinical phenomena and paves the road to novel intervention …