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Thu, 15 Apr 2021 00:00:00 UTC CUHK Receives Four Ministry of Education Higher Education Outstanding Scientific Research Output Awards

Three scientific research projects conducted by researchers of The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) have received Higher Education Outstanding Scientific Research Output Awards (Science and Technology) 2020 from the Ministry of Education, including a first-class and two second-class awards in natural sciences. Another research project has also received a second-class thesis award for religious studies at the 8th Round Higher Education Outstanding Scientific Research Output Awards (Humanities and Social Sciences).
Professor Rocky S. Tuan, Vice-Chancellor and President of CUHK said, “I am delighted to learn of the announcement by the Ministry of Education (MOE) that four research projects at CUHK have received the MOE Higher Education Outstanding Scientific Research Output Awards. We are grateful to the MOE for the high-level acknowledgement of the excellence of scientific research at CUHK, and the official recognition of the accomplishments of CUHK scientists and investigators. I sincerely congratulate all members of the research teams, and extend my deep appreciation for their hard work and dedication to scientific discovery and research excellence. Their contributions bring distinction to the University and will no doubt stimulate the continued search for excellence and talent development at CUHK, to bring about scientific and technological innovations that will positively impact the welfare of the society.”
Here is a summary of the CUHK award-winning projects in 2020:
First-class award in Natural Sciences

Professor Siew Chien NG, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics at the Faculty of Medicine, Professor Francis KL CHAN, Dean of the Faculty of Medicine and Choh-Ming Li Professor of Medicine and Therapeutics, and Professor Joseph SUNG, CUHK Emeritus Professor of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine — Integrative Research on Epidemiology, Pathogenesis and Therapeutics in Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Second-class award in Natural Sciences

Professor Tony Shu Kam MOK, Chairman of the Department of Clinical Oncology and Li Shu Fan Medical Foundation Professor of Clinical Oncology, Faculty of Medicine — Optimising the Survival of Patients with Advanced Lung Cancer
Professor HUANG Bo, Department of Geography and Resource Management, Faculty of Social Science, CUHK, Professor Wu Bo, Fuzhou University, Professor Song Chunqiao, Nanjing Institute of Geography and Limnology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Professor Song Huihui, Nanjing University of Information Engineering, and Dr. Cai Jixuan, Tencent Inc. — Theory and methodology for spatiotemporal multi-scale data fusion

Second-class thesis award for Religious Studies

Professor LAI Chi-tim, Department of Cultural and Religious Studies, Faculty of Arts — 修心煉性─呂祖疏解無上玄功靈妙真經(白話注譯)





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