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Professor MOK Chung Tong, Vincent

Admission - Assistant Dean

Mok Hing Yiu Professor of Medicine
Head of Neurology, Division of Neurology
Professor, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics
Director, Master of Science Programme in Stroke and Clinical Neurosciences
Director, Therese Pei Fong Chow Research Centre for Prevention of Dementia

Admission - Assistant Dean

Professor MOK Chung Tong, Vincent

Department of Medicine and Therapeutics

Contact Information
Office : (852) 3505-2195
Email : vctmok@cuhk.edu.hk


School / Department / Institute / Centre / Unit
Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics
Director, Therese Pei Fong Chow Research Centre for Prevention of Dementia
Executive Committee Member of Chow Yuk Ho Technology Center for Innovative Medicine
Executive Committee Member of Brain and Mind Institute

Expertise
Neurology, Dementia, Movement Disorders

Education
MD (CUHK), FRCP (Edinburgh), FHKAM (Medicine), FHKCP, MRCP, MBBS (University of Sydney)

Research Interests
Vascular Cognitive Impairment, Poststroke Dementia and Mixed Dementia
Cerebral Small Vessel Disease
Multi-modal Brain and Retinal Imaging for Stroke and Cognitive Impairment
Parkinson's Disease

Additional Information
Awards:
Excellent Research Award (Food & Health Bureau, HKSAR), 2017
Outstanding Fellow of Faculty of Medicine (CUHK), 2016
Ministry of Education Higher Education Outstanding Scientific Research Output Award – First-class Award in Natural Sciences 2012
Master Teacher Award (CUHK), 2012
Teacher of the Year Award for 7 times (CUHK), 2005–2012

Service in Professional Societies:
Chair of the Local Organizing Committee of the 9th International Meeting of the International Society of Vascular Behavioural and Cognitive Disorders, Hong Kong SAR, 2018
Co-Chair of the Congress Scientific Program Committee of 2018 International Congress of the International Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorder Society, Hong Kong SAR, 2018
Secretary of the Neurology Specialty Board, Hong Kong College of Physicians, 2018 – present
Advisory Council Member of the Alzheimer's Association International Society to Advance Alzheimer's Research and Treatment (ISTAART), 2018 – present
Vice-Chair and Hong Kong Representative of the China Greater Bay Guang Zhou-Hong Kong-Macau Neurology Alliance, 2018
Hong Kong Representative of the World Federation of Neurology, 2012 – Present
Executive Committee Member of the International Society of Vascular Behavioral and Cognitive Disorders, 2011 –Present
Honorary Treasurer of the Asian Society Against Dementia, 2011 – Present
Chair of the Scientific Program Committee of the 2017 Asia Pacific Stroke Conference, Nanjing China, 2017
Past-President of the Chinese Dementia Research Association, 2015 – 2016
Past-President of the Hong Kong Movement Disorder Society, 2011 – 2013

 
Selected Publications
 
  1. Shi L, Zhao L, Yeung FK, Wong SY, Chan KT, Tse MF, Sze CC, Kwong YC, Li KC, Liu K, Abrigo J, Lau A, Wong A, Lam B, Leung T, Fu J, Chu WCW, Mok VCT. Mapping the contribution and strategic distribution patterns of neuroimaging features of small vessel disease in post-stroke cognitive impairment. JOURNAL OF NEUROLOGY NEUROSURGERY AND PSYCHIATRY. 2018. (in press)
  2. Jansen, WJ; Ossenkoppele, R; Tijms, BM; Fagan, AM; Hansson, O; Klunk, WE; van der Flier, WM; Villemagne, VL; Frisoni, GB; Fleisher,AS; Lleó, A; Mintun, MA; Wallin, A; Engelborghs, S; Na, DL; Chételat, G; Molinuevo, JL; Landau, SM; Mattsson, N; Kornhuber, J ; Sabri, O; Rowe, CC; Parnetti, L ; Popp, J; Fladby, T; Jagust, WJ; Aalten, P; Lee, DY; Vandenberghe, R; de Oliveira, CR; Kapaki, E; Froelich, L; Ivanoiu, A; Gabryelewicz, T; Verbeek, MM; Sanchez-Juan, P; Hildebrandt ,H; Camus, V; Zboch, M; Brooks, DJ; Drzezga, A; Rinne, JO; Newberg, A; de Mendonça, A; Sarazin, M; Rabinovici, GD; Madsen, K; Milica G. Kramberger, MG; Nordberg, A; Mok, V ; Mroczko, B; Wolk, DA; Meyer,PT; Magda Tsolaki, M; Scheltens, P; Verhey, FRJ; Visser, PJ; Amyloid Biomarker Study Group. Association of Cerebral Amyloid-β Aggregation With Cognitive Functioning in Persons Without Dementia. JAMA Psychiatry. 2018 Jan 1;75(1):84-95.
  3. Mok VCT, Lam BYK, Wong A, Ko H, Markus HS, Wong LKS. Early-onset and delayed-onset poststroke dementia - revisiting the mechanisms. Nature Reviews Neurology. 2017 Mar;13(3):148-159.
  4. Mok VCT, Lam BYK, Wang ZL, Liu WY, Au L, Leung EYL, Chen SR, Yang J, Chu, WCW, Lau AYL, Chan AYY, Shi L, Fan F, Ma SH, Ip V, Soo YOY, Leung TWH, Kwok TCY, Ho CL, Wong LKS, Wong A. Delayed-onset dementia after stroke or transient ischemic attack. Alzheimers Dement. 2016 Nov;12(11):1167-1176.
  5. Yang J, Wong A, Wang Z, Liu W, Au L, Xiong Y, Chu WW, Leung EY, Chen S, Lau C, Chan AY, Lau AY, Fan F, Ip V, Soo Y, Leung T, Ho CL, Wong LK, Mok VC. Risk factors for incident dementia after stroke and transient ischemic attack. Alzheimers Dement. 2015 Jan;11(1):16-23.
  6. Liu W, Wong A, Au L, Yang J, Wang Z, Leung EY, Chen S, Ho CL, Mok VC. Influence of Amyloid-β on Cognitive Decline After Stroke/Transient Ischemic Attack: Three-Year Longitudinal Study. Stroke. 2015 Nov;46(11):3074-80.
  7. Jansen WJ, Ossenkoppele R, Knol DL, Tijms BM, Scheltens P, Verhey FR, Visser PJ; Amyloid Biomarker Study Group, Aalten P, Aarsland D, Alcolea D, Alexander M, Almdahl IS, Arnold SE, Baldeiras I, Barthel H, van Berckel BN, Bibeau K, Blennow K, Brooks DJ, van Buchem MA, Camus V, Cavedo E, Chen K, Chetelat G, Cohen AD, Drzezga A, Engelborghs S, Fagan AM, Fladby T, Fleisher AS, van der Flier WM, Ford L, Förster S, Fortea J, Foskett N, Frederiksen KS, Freund-Levi Y, Frisoni GB, Froelich L, Gabryelewicz T, Gill KD, Gkatzima O, Gómez-Tortosa E, Gordon MF, Grimmer T, Hampel H, Hausner L, Hellwig S, Herukka SK, Hildebrandt H, Ishihara L, Ivanoiu A, Jagust WJ, Johannsen P, Kandimalla R, Kapaki E, Klimkowicz-Mrowiec A, Klunk WE, Köhler S, Koglin N, Kornhuber J, Kramberger MG, Van Laere K, Landau SM, Lee DY, de Leon M, Lisetti V, Lleó A, Madsen K, Maier W, Marcusson J, Mattsson N, de Mendonça A, Meulenbroek O, Meyer PT, Mintun MA, Mok V, Molinuevo JL, Møllergård HM, Morris JC, Mroczko B, Van der Mussele S, Na DL, Newberg A, Nordberg A, Nordlund A, Novak GP, Paraskevas GP, Parnetti L, Perera G, Peters O, Popp J, Prabhakar S, Rabinovici GD, Ramakers IH, Rami L, Resende de Oliveira C, Rinne JO, Rodrigue KM, Rodríguez-Rodríguez E, Roe CM, Rot U, Rowe CC, Rüther E, Sabri O, Sanchez-Juan P, Santana I, Sarazin M, Schröder J, Schütte C, Seo SW, Soetewey F, Soininen H, Spiru L, Struyfs H, Teunissen CE, Tsolaki M, Vandenberghe R, Verbeek MM, Villemagne VL, Vos SJ, van Waalwijk van Doorn LJ, Waldemar G, Wallin A, Wallin ÅK, Wiltfang J, Wolk DA, Zboch M, Zetterberg H. Prevalence of cerebral amyloid pathology in persons without dementia: a meta-analysis. JAMA. 2015 May 19;313(19):1924-38.
  8. Wardlaw JM, Smith EE, Biessels GJ, Cordonnier C, Fazekas F, Frayne R, Lindley RI, O'Brien JT, Barkhof F, Benavente OR, Black SE, Brayne C, Breteler M, Chabriat H, Decarli C, de Leeuw FE, Doubal F, Duering M, Fox NC, Greenberg S, Hachinski V, Kilimann I, Mok V, Oostenbrugge Rv, Pantoni L, Speck O, Stephan BC, Teipel S, Viswanathan A, Werring D, Chen C, Smith C, van Buchem M, Norrving B, Gorelick PB, Dichgans M. Neuroimaging standards for research into small vessel disease and its contribution to ageing and neurodegeneration. Lancet Neurol. 2013 Aug;12(8):822-38.
  9. Mok V, Leung EY, Chu W, Chen S, Wong A, Xiong Y, Lam W, Ho CL, Wong KS. Pittsburgh compound B binding in poststroke dementia. J Neurol Sci. 2010 Mar 15;290(1-2):135-7.
  10. Mok VC, Lam WW, Fan YH, Wong A, Ng PW, Tsoi TH, Yeung V, Wong KS. Effects of statins on the progression of cerebral white matter lesion: Post hoc analysis of the ROCAS (Regression of Cerebral Artery Stenosis) study. J Neurol. 2009 May;256(5):750-7.
Director, Master of Science Programme in Stroke and Clinical Neurosciences
Coordinator for Mentorship Programme for Global Physician Leadership Stream