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Dr Chan, Jasper Fuk Woo 陳福和

Title:
Clinical Associate Professor

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Dr Chan, Jasper Fuk Woo 陳福和

Title:
Clinical Associate Professor

Also Cited As:
Chan, Jasper
Chan, JFW
Chan, JF

Professional Qualifications
YearAwarding InstitutionQualification
2005The University of Hong KongMBBS (HK)
2006The Medical Council of Hong KongRegistered Medical Practitioner
2008The Royal College of Physicians of the United KingdomMRCP (UK)
2009The University of Hong KongPDipID
2012The Royal College of PathologistsFRCPath
2012Hong Kong College of PathologistsFHKCPath
2012The Hong Kong Academy of MedicineFHKAM (Pathology)
2013The Medical Council of Hong KongSpecialist in Clinical Microbiology & Infection
2014The Royal College of Physicians of EdinburghFRCP (Edin)
2017The University of Hong KongMD (HK)
Biography

Dr. Jasper Fuk-Woo Chan is a tenured Clinical Associate Professor at the Department of Microbiology, The University of Hong Kong (HKU), Hong Kong, China. He also serves as an Honorary Consultant at Queen Mary Hospital (Hong Kong) and The University of Hong Kong-Shenzhen Hospital (Shenzhen). He received his M.B.B.S. from HKU in 2005 and underwent postgraduate specialist training at the Department of Medicine and Department of Microbiology at Queen Mary Hospital to become Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, the Royal College of Pathologists of the United Kingdom, the Hong Kong College of Pathologists, and the Hong Kong Academy of Medicine. He joined the Department of Microbiology at his alma mater as Clinical Assistant Professor in 2013. He was awarded the Sir Patrick Manson Gold Medal for the best M.D. thesis at HKU in 2017.

Dr Chan's research focuses on the diagnosis, treatment, and control of emerging viral infections with pandemic potential and emerging infectious diseases with special relevance to mainland China and Hong Kong. He has authored/co-authored more than 280 (over 90 first/co-first/corresponding) journal publications in these areas (Scopus: h-index 70, citations >26,000), including first/co-first/corresponding-authored publications in The Lancet, Nature, Nature Microbiology, Nature Communications, Cell Host & Microbe, Science Advances, and Clinical Infectious Diseases. Dr. Chan has been consistently ranked by Clarivate as one of the world's top 1% scholars by citations since 2015 (http://hub.hku.hk/local/top1pc/top1pc.jsp), and as a "Highly Cited Researcher" (2 fields: "Microbiology" and "Immunology") in 2021 (https://www.hku.hk/press/news_detail_23587.html). He has served as expert member or ambassador of various international organizations, including member of the WHO ad hoc Expert Group focused on COVID-19 disease modelling (WHOCOM) and Young Ambassador of Science of the American Society for Microbiology. He has been invited to chair sessions or speak at more than 40 international and regional conferences/symposia. He is an Associate Editor for American Journal of Transplantation, Journal of Medical Virology, Pathogens, BMC Infectious Diseases, BMC Microbiology, and Zoonotic Diseasesand has been invited to review research papers for more than 50 journals (including The Lancet and Nature series) and grant applications for international/national funding agencies in USA, Switzerland (SNSF), France (ANR), the Netherlands (NWO), Austria (FWF), Poland (NCN), and Croatia (HRZZ). He has received >30 million HKD of external peer-reviewed research funding as Principal/Co-Principal Investigator  (MOST, RGC-CRF & GRF, and HMRF) and own a number of patents on novel diagnostics & antivirals. He has received a number of research awards, including the State Scientific and Technological Progress Award (Second-class Award, PRC National Government, 2019), HKU Oustanding Young Researcher Award (2022), HKU Research Output Prize (2021), Prize for Best Original Research by Young Fellows of the Hong Kong Academy of Medicine (Gold Medal) (2021), Biomedicines Young Investigator Award (2021), Pathogens Young Investigator Award (2021), Emerging Microbes & Infections Best Paper Award (2020), Lo Ying Shek Chi Wai Foundation Award for Young Investigator (2020), the Most Promising Young Researcher Award (Food and Health Bureau of the HKSAR Government, 2019), the Best Poster Award (Young Investigator Category at the 32nd International Conference on Antiviral Research by International Society for Antiviral Research, 2019), and the Chinese Medical Science and Technology Award (2nd Class, Chinese Medical Association, 2018).

陳福和現為香港大學李嘉誠醫學院微生物學系臨床副教授, 香港瑪麗醫院微生物科名譽顧問醫生及香港大學深圳醫院臨床微生物及感染控制科顧問醫生。陳醫生於2005年畢業於香港大學並獲香港大學內外全科醫學士學位。 2006年至2012年,他於瑪麗醫院內科學系及微生物科學系接受專科醫生培訓,並成為英國愛丁堡皇家內科醫學院榮授院士、英國皇家病理科醫學院榮授院士、香港病理學專科學院院士及香港醫學專科學院院士。 陳醫生於2013年加入香港大學李嘉誠醫學院微生物學系擔任臨床助理教授。 2017年,他考獲香港大學醫學博士學位並獲授白文信爵士金牌(香港大學醫學博士學位應屆最佳畢業論文)。

陳醫生的主要研究方向是有全球大流行潛力的新興病毒感染及與中國內地和香港有特別相關性的新發傳染病的診斷, 治療和控制。直至2022年03月10日為止, 他的 h-index為 70, 被引用次數超過26,000次 (Scopus)。他已在SCI收錄國際同行評審學術刊物上發表學術論著及綜述280餘篇 (90餘篇以第一作者/共同第一作者或通訊作者身分發表, 期刊包括 The Lancet, Nature, Nature Microbiology, Nature Communications, Cell Host & Microbe, Science Advances, Clinical Infectious Diseases 等)。根據科睿唯安, 自2015年起他每年均被列為“全球被引用最多的1%學者” (http://hub.hku.hk/local/top1pc/top1pc.jsp), 以及 2021年度"最廣獲徵引研究人員" (2個特定領域: "微生物學" 和 "免疫學")(https://www.hku.hk/press/news_detail_23587.html)。他曾擔任不同國際組織的專家成員或大使, 包括世界衛生組織專注於 COVID-19 疾病建模的特設專家組 (WHOCOM)和美國微生物學會的青年科學大使(香港)。陳醫生曾被邀請在多個國際性和區域性會議上主持會議或演講。他現為 American Journal of Transplantation, Journal of Medical Virology, Pathogens, BMC Infectious Diseases, BMC Microbiology, 及 Zoonotic Diseases 的副主編。他曾受邀為50餘種期刊(包括《柳葉刀》和《自然》系列)審閱研究論文,並為美國、瑞士(SNSF)、法國(ANR)、荷蘭(NWO)、奧地利(FWF)、波蘭(NCN) 和克羅地亞(HRZZ)等國際/國家資助機構審閱資助申請。他作為主要負責人獲得多項國家及香港特別行政區的研究基金項目(總額超過三千萬港元)(國家重點研發計劃,香港特別行政區研資局協作研究金和優配研究金,香港特別行政區醫療衛生研究基金等) 及國內外的專利。此外, 他也獲得了多項國際性和區域性獎項 (例如: 國家科學技術進步獎(二等獎) (2019), 香港大學傑出青年研究員獎 (2022), 香港大學研究成果獎 (2021), 香港醫學專科學院年青院士最佳原創研究獎(金牌) (2021), Biomedicines 年青研究員獎 (2021), Pathogens 年青研究員獎 (2021), Emerging Microbes & Infections 最佳論文獎 (2020), 羅鷹石慈慧基金傑出年青研究獎 (2020), 香港特別行政區醫療衛生研究基金最傑出年青研究員獎 (2019), 第 32 屆國際抗病毒研究會議青年研究者組最佳牆報獎 (2019), 中華醫學科技獎(二等獎) (2018) 等) 。

 
Honours, Awards & Prizes
AwardeesAward DateHonours / Awards / PrizesCategory
ZHU, Z
2021-02-01Emerging Microbes & Infections 2020 Best Paper Award (1st place): Emerging Microbes & Infections
Research Achievement
2021-05-01Biomedicines 2021 Young Investigator Award: Biomedicines
Research Achievement
2021-05-01Pathogens 2021 Young Investigator Award: Pathogens
Research Achievement
2020-08-01Top 1% scholar (2020): Clarivate Analytics (Thomson Reuters) Essential Science Indicators
Research Achievement
2019-08-01Top 1% scholar (2019): Clarivate Analytics (Thomson Reuters) Essential Science Indicators
Research Achievement
2019-12-01State Scientific and Technological Progress Award (2nd Class Award) (Establishment and Application of Animal Model System for Major Human Infectious Diseases): The State Council of the People’s Republic of China, 國家科學技術進步獎(二等獎) (人類重大傳染病動物模型體系的建立及應用), 中華人民共和國國務院
Research Achievement
2020-04-01Kylin Science and Technology Award Capital Excellent Science and Technology Innovation Award: Beijing Society of Science and Technology Professionals Capital, Beijing, China
Research Achievement
2020-05-01Lo Ying Shek Chi Wai Foundation Award for Young Investigator 2019-2020: Lo Ying Shek Chi Wai Foundation & LKS Faculty of Medicine, HKU
Research Achievement
Ye, Z
Wen, LR
Yan, B
2019-05-01Best Poster Award (1st place in the Young Investigator Category): The 32nd International Conference on Antiviral Research (ICAR 2019)
Research Achievement
2019-06-01The Most Promising Young Researcher Award: Food and Health Bureau, HKSAR Government
Research Achievement
2018-07-01Top 1% scholar (2018): Clarivate Analytics (Thomson Reuters) Essential Science Indicators
Research Achievement
2011-11-01Best Presentation Prize (7th Trainee Presentation Session): The Hong Kong College of Pathologists
Others
Cheng, VCC
Tai, JWM
2010-04-01Outstanding Team Award - Microbiology and Infection Control Team, Queen Mary Hospital: Hospital Authority
Others
2005-06-01CMA Dr. Cheng Ha Yan SARS Memorial Scholarship: The University of Hong Kong
Others
2003-06-01The Hong Kong Society of Community Medicine Prize: The University of Hong Kong
Others
Li, C
Zhu, H
Li, TW
Li, PY
Chan, TCI
Cheng, VCC
2015-01-01Best Abstract in Clinical Medicine (Oral) - "Immunogenicity of Intradermal Trivalent Influenza Vaccine with Topical Imiquimod, a Double Blind Randomized Controlled Trial": 20th Medical Research Conference 2015, Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong
Research Achievement
2015-06-01ASV Medical Virology Club Travel Award: American Society for Virology
Research Achievement
2015-07-01Top 1% scholar (2015): Clarivate Analytics (Thomson Reuters) Essential Science Indicators
Research Achievement
2016-07-01Top 1% scholar (2016): Clarivate Analytics (Thomson Reuters) Essential Science Indicators
Research Achievement
2017-07-01Top 1% scholar (2017): Clarivate Analytics (Thomson Reuters) Essential Science Indicators
Research Achievement
2017-01-01ASM Young Ambassador of Science: American Society for Microbiology
Others
Li, TW
Wong, TL
ZHANG, R
Chan, BCY
Wai, HH
Chan, LW
Fong, HPY
Hui, RKC
Kong, KL
Leung, ACF
Ngan, AHT
Tsang, LWK
Yeung, APC
Yiu, GCN
Yung, W
Lau, JY
2016-02-01Research Output Prize 2015-16: Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, The Lancet Infectious Diseases
Research Achievement
2018-02-01Sir Patrick Manson Gold Medal (for the best MD thesis in 2017): The University of Hong Kong
Research Achievement
Professional Societies
Term PeriodPositionProfessional Societies
2005 - nowMemberThe Hong Kong Medical Association
2012 - nowFellowThe Royal College of Pathologists, the United Kingdom
2009 - 2012Associate MemberThe Royal College of Pathologists, the United Kingdom
2013 - nowSpecialist in Clinical Microbiology & InfectionThe Medical Council of Hong Kong
2006 - nowRegistered Medical PractitionerThe Medical Council of Hong Kong
2014 - nowFellowThe Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
2015 - nowMemberInternational Society for Antiviral Research
2016 - nowMemberThe Association of Clinical Pathologists
2012 - nowFellowThe Hong Kong College of Pathologists
2014 - nowMemberInfectious Diseases Society of America
2013 - nowMemberEuropean Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
2015 - nowMemberPan American Society for Clinical Virology
2017 - nowYoung AmbassadorAmerican Society for Microbiology
2014 - nowMemberAmerican Society for Microbiology
2012 - nowFellowThe Hong Kong Academy of Medicine
2012 - nowMemberHong Kong Society for Microbiology and Infection
2014 - nowMemberAmerican Society for Virology
Major Research Themes & Current Projects
DescriptionTitle
Emerging viral infections with pandemic potential
Emerging infectious diseases with special relevance to Hong Kong and Southern China
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Area of Expertise:
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Infectious diseases
Clinical microbiology
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