The Department is strongly committed to both undergraduate medical education and postgraduate training. The main form of our undergraduate curriculum is the Psychiatric Clerkship in Year 5 within the context of the integrated medical curriculum of the Faculty of Medicine, CUHK. The Department pursues three major aims in the Psychiatry Clerkship:
Our graduates have displayed in building good doctor-patient relationship and are capable of providing holistic care to their patients. Our psychiatric internship programme has repeatedly been ranked by interns to be the best among all placements in Hong Kong. Many of our brightest CUHK graduates have chosen psychiatry as their career.