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Dr. Adrian WONG

The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Research Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics
Co-Director, Master of Science Programme in Stroke and Clinical Neurosciences
Executive Committee Member, Therese Pei Fong Chow Research Centre for Prevention of Dementia
Clinical Psychologist
Academic and Professional Qualifications
BSc (Hon), MSocSc Clinical Psychology (Distinction), PhD, AHKPS
Contact Information

Tel.: (852) 2558 7122

Biography

Dr. Adrian Wong received clinical training in clinical psychology and research training in clinical neurology. He serves as the Programme Co-Director for the Master of Sciences Programme in Stroke and Clinical Neurosciences. He is also an Executive Committee member of the Therese Pei Fong Chow Research Centre for Prevention of Dementia at CUHK. Dr. Wong is a clinical psychologist at the Division of Clinical Psychology at the Hong Kong Psychological Society.

Dr. Adrian WONG

The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Research Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics
Co-Director, Master of Science Programme in Stroke and Clinical Neurosciences
Executive Committee Member, Therese Pei Fong Chow Research Centre for Prevention of Dementia
Clinical Psychologist
Research Interests
  • Dementia prevention
  • Lifestyle modification and motivation enhancement
  • Technology in assessment and management in cognitive and psychological disorders in ageing
  • Psychological assessment
  • Dementia, stroke, cerebral small vessel disease, vascular cognitive impairment, early onset dementias, frontal lobar degeneration, primary progressive aphasias
  • Caregiver psychological well-being
  • Knowledge transfer of research into professional practice and general public
Awards
  • Best Paper Award on study titled Relations between recent past leisure activities with risks of dementia and cognitive functions after stroke, 2015 Annual Scientific Meeting of the Hong Kong Neurological Society (2015)
  • Best Poster Award on study title Neuropsychiatric symptom clusters in stroke by cognitive status and stroke subtype, 2015 Annual Scientific Meeting of the Hong Kong Neurological Society (2015)
  • Tse Cheuk Ng Tai Prize in Dementia Research, Chinese Dementia Research Association (2015)
  • Best Dementia Care Programme Award on Intervention Programme with Music Therapy Elements for People with Mild Cognitive Impairment. 2nd Eldercare Innovation Award 2014, with collaboration with Hong Kong Sheng Kung Hui Welfare Council (2014)
  • EURASIA-PACIFIC-UNINET Scholarship (2008)
Selected Publications