Prof. Grace Lai-Hung WONG

Director, CUHK Medical Data Analytics Centre (MDAC)

Deputy Director, Center for Liver Health

Assistant Dean (Learning Experience), Faculty of Medicine

Professor, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

General Information

Education MBChB (Hons), MD (CUHK), FRCP (Edin), FHKCP, FHKAM(Medicine)
Expertise Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Research Interests Chronic viral hepatitis B and C, Hepatocellular carcinoma, Non-invasive assessment of liver fibrosis, Idiopathic peptic ulcer, Big data In medicine
Researcher ID L-8586-2014
ORCID iD 0000-0002-2863-9389

Research Profile

Grace’s main research interest includes big data research in hepatology, chronic viral hepatitis, and risk prediction and risk reduction of hepatocellular carcinoma, and non-invasive assessment of liver fibrosis. She has published over 430 articles in peer-reviewed journals including Nature Reviews Gastroenterology & Hepatology, Lancet Gastroenterology & Hepatology, Gastroenterology, Journal of Hepatology, Gut, and Hepatology. She has an H-index of 74. She is currently the editor-in-chief of Hepatology (Hong Kong edition), the associate editor of Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics and Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, a reviewer of 89 biomedical journals, and the editorial board members of 15 journals. She has been awarded for the Young Investigator Award of the Asian Pacific Association for the Study of the Liver in 2009, the Distinguished Research Paper Award for Young Investigators of the Hong Kong College of Physicians in 2010, 2013, 2014 and 2015, the Ten Outstanding Young Persons (TOYP) of Hong Kong in 2014, and the Distinguished Young Fellow of Hong Kong Academy of Medicine in 2017.