Name Card
rp01693 picture

Dr Yu, Yee Tak Esther 余懿德

Title:
Clinical Assistant Professor

Contact Information
rp01693 picture
Tel:
2518 5658
Office:

Dr Yu, Yee Tak Esther 余懿德

Title:
Clinical Assistant Professor

Research Interests:(click to check for cognate researchers)

Also Cited As:
Yu, EYT

Biography

Esther obtained the bachelor of Science (Physical Therapy) degree from McGill University, Canada in 2001 and graduated with the M.B.B.S. degree from the University of Hong Kong in 2006. She underwent vocational training in Family Medicine in Hong Kong and was conferred the fellowship of the Hong Kong College of Family Physicians in 2012.  While practising Family Medicine under various out-patient clinics of the Hospital Authority, Esther also gradually built up an interest in research. She joined the Department of Family Medicine and Primary Care of the University of Hong Kong and started her academic life in November 2012. Her main areas of research interest are chronic diseases management and multi-disciplinary care.

 
Honours, Awards & Prizes
AwardeesAward DateHonours / Awards / PrizesCategory
Cheung, MKT
2013-08-21Diabetes Risk Score smartphone application (DRS app): its application in diabetes prevention and health education: Knowledge Exchange (KE) Fund Exercise 2013/14 – Impact Project, UGC
Research Achievement
Wong, YSS
2012-05-01HKCFP research fellowship 2012: Hong Kong College of Family Physicians
Research Achievement
Tam, JH
Tsui, HY
Luk, W
Yiu, YK
2013-06-01Best Poster Presentation Award: "The Use of HbA1c Improved Diagnosis of Diabetes Mellitus among At-Risk Individuals in the Community Setting in Hong Kong": Hong Kong Primary Care Conference 2013
Research Achievement
Wong, SYS
2015-06-01Best Trainee Research Paper Award: "Which test to pick for detecting diabetes mellitus among Chinese patients with impaired fasting glucose: OGTT, FG or HbA1c?": Hong Kong Primary Care Conference 2015
Research Achievement
Wong, SYS
2015-05-01Best Research Paper Award 2014: "Can HbA1c replace OGTT for the diagnosis of diabetes mellitus among Chinese patients with impaired fasting glucose?": Hong Kong College of Family Physicians
Research Achievement
Guo, Y
Ho, SY
2016-06-01Best Oral Presentation Award: "Not all patients with impaired fasting glucoase require the same management - development of a nomogram for predicting regression from impaired fasting glucose to normoglycaemia for primary care patients in Hong Kong": Hong Kong Primary Care Conference 2016
Research Achievement
Guo, Y
Ho, SY
Sit, WSR
Wang, HLJ
2017-06-01The Best Poster: "Association between moderate-to-vigorous physical activity and cardiovascular disease risk in Chinese primary care patients with impaired fasting glucose": 22nd WONCA Europe Conference 2017
Research Achievement
Professional Societies
Term PeriodPositionProfessional Societies
2014-presentResearch Committee MemberHong Kong College of Family Physician
2012-presentFellowRoyal Australian College of General Practitioners
2015-presentTrainee Examiner (Exit examination, research segment)Hong Kong College of Family Physicians
2014-presentFellowHong Kong Academy of Medicine
2012-presentFellowHong Kong College of Family Physicians
2017-presentHonorary clinical supervisor for basic and higher vocational trainingHong Kong College of Family Physicians
Loading Content...Please Wait!
Loading Content...Please Wait!
Loading Content...Please Wait!
Loading Content...Please Wait!
Loading Content...Please Wait!
Loading Content...Please Wait!
Loading Content...Please Wait!