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Professor Ian Wong

Professor Ian Wong


Professor Ian Wong


University of Hong Kong

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  • Education and Skills

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Professor Ian Wong is currently the Head of Department of Pharmacology and Pharmacy, University of Hong Kong. He is also the holder of Lo Shiu Kwan Kan Po Ling Endowed Professorship in Pharmacy. He is also a co-director of Centre for Medicines Optimisation Research and Education at UCL Hospital. As an academic pharmacist with research expertise in big data and paediatrics, Professor Wong has over 300 publications with publication in JAMA, JAMA Internal Medicine, JAMA Psychiatry, Lancet Psychiatry, Lancet Infectious Disease, and BMJ. According to Clarivate Analytics' Essential Science Indicators, Professor Wong has been a top 1% scholar in 2015 to 2018. Professor Wong received the Chemist and Druggist's Pharmacy Practice Research Medal in 2004 for his research. In recognition of his work in paediatric medicines research, Professor Wong was awarded an Honorary Fellowship of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health and Fellowship of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society.