Student Affairs

Professor LEE Wing Yan, Vivian

Student Development - Assistant Dean

Associate Professor, School of Pharmacy

Student Development - Assistant Dean

Professor LEE Wing Yan, Vivian

School of Pharmacy

Contact Information
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School / Department / Institute / Centre / Unit
School of Pharmacy

Cardiology, Community Geriatric Care, Pharmacy services development and pharmacy education

Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Southern California (USC)
Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)

Research Interests
Clinical Pharmacy outcomes research
Cardiology Pharmacotherapy
Health Technology Assessment
Geriatric Pharmaceutical Care

Awards and Honours
Faculty Education Award, CUHK (2018)
University Education Award, CUHK (2014)
Vice-Chancellor's Exemplary Teaching Award (2010)
MasterTeacher Award, Faculty of Medicine, CUHK (2011)
Teacher of the Year Award, Faculty of Medicine, CUHK (2006-2011)

Academic Qualifications
Pharmacotherapy Specialist, Board of Pharmacy Specialities, American College of Clinical Pharmacy
Added Qualification in Cardiology Pharmacotherapy, Board of Pharmacy Specialties, American College of Clinical Pharmacy
Fellow, Hong Kong College of Pharmacy Practice
Senior Fellow, United Kingdom Higher Education Academy
Selected Publications
  1. Wang Y, Yan BPY, Liew D, Lee VWY.  Cost-Effectiveness of CYP2C19*2 Genotype-guided Selection of Clopidogrel or Ticagrelor in Chinese Patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome.  The Pharmacogenomics Journal 24 January 2017; doi:
  2. Chan FKL, Ching JYL, Tse YK, Lam K, Wong GLH, Ng SC, Lee V, Au KWL, Cheong PK, Suen BY, Chan H, Kee KM, Lo A, Wong VWS, Wu JCY, Kyaw MH.  Gastrointestinal safety of celecoxib versus naproxen in patients with cardiothrombotic diseases and arthritis after upper gastrointestinal bleeding (CONCERN): an industry-independent, double-blind, double-dummy, randomised trial.  Lancet 11 April 2017; doi:
  3. Freedman B, Camm J, Calkins H, Healey J, Rosenqvist M, Wang J, Albert C, Anderson C, Antoniou S, Benjamin E, Boriani G, Brachmann J, Brandes A, Chao TF, Conen D, Engdahl J, Frauchier L, Fitzmaurice D, Fribery L, Bernard G, Gladstone D, Glotzer T, Gwynne K, Hankey G, Joseph H, Hillis G, Hills MT, Kamel H, Kirchhof P, Kowey P, Krieger D, Lee V, Levin L, Lip GYH, Lobban T, Lowres N, Mairesse G, Martinez C, Neubeck L, Orchard J, Piccini J, Poppe K, Potpara T, Puererfeliner H, Rienstra M, Sandhu R, Schnabel R, Siu CW, Steinhubl S, Svendsen JH, Svennberg E, Thermistoklakis S, Tieleman R, Turakhia M, Tveit A, Uittenbogaart S, Van Gelder IV, Verma A, Wachter R, Yan B.  SCREENING FOR ATRIAL FIBRILLATION: A CONSENSUS DOCUMENT FROM THE AF-SCREEN INTERNATIONAL COLLABORATION.  Circulation 2017;135(19): 1851-67.
  4. Wang Y, Yan BPY, Nichol M, Tomlinson B, Lee VWY.  The impact of low-density lipoprotein cholesterol goal attainments on cardiovascular outcomes: A retrospective cohort study in Chinese acute coronary syndrome patients.  International Journal of Cardiology 2017; 249:18-24.
  5. Yan BP, Chan LLY, Lee VW, Yu CM, Wong MCS, Sanderson J, Reid C. Sustained Improvement in Quality of Life up to 3 years after Percutaneous Coronary Interventions in the Elderly: A Prospective Cohort Study.  Value in Health 2017; doi:
  6. Cheng FWT, So SWK, Fung BWT, Hung WH, Lee VWY.  Online Drug Information Platform for the public in Hong Kong – Review of local drug information use and needs. International Journal of Medical Informatics 2018;114:27-34. 
  7. Cheng FWT and Lee VWY.  Multidisciplinary Care for Better Clinical Outcomes – Role of Pharmacists on Medication Management.  Hong Kong Medical Journal 2018;24(2):96-7.
  8. Beaney T, Schutte AE, Tomaszewhki M, Ariti C, Burrell LM, Castillo RR, Charchar FJ, Damasceno A, Kruger R, Lackland DT, Nilsson PM, Prabhakaran D, Ramirez AJ, Schlaich MP, Wang J, Weber MA, Neil R Poulter, on behalf of the MMM investigators.  May Measurement Month 2017: an analysis of blood pressure screening results worldwide.  Lancet Global Health 2018 May 16.  doi:
  9. Lee VWY, Cheng FWT, Fong FHY, Ng EEN, Lo LLH, Ngai LYS, Lam ASM.  Impact of Branded versus Generic Drug Use in Chronic Disease Management in Hong Kong – Healthcare Professionals’ and Patients’ Perspectives. (In press in Hong Kong Medical Journal) 
  10. Wang Y, Yan BPY, Nichol M, Tomlinson B, Lee VWY.  Clinical and economic analysis of lipid goal attainments in Chinese post-percutaneous coronary intervention acute coronary syndrome patients (In press in Journal of Atherosclerosis and Thrombosis)
Interprofessional Education Programmes (Course Coordinator)
Interprofessional Learning for Medication Safety (PHAR 2018)

Pharmacy Programmes (Teacher and/or Course Coordinator)
Pharmacology and Therapeutics (PHAR 3413)
Clinical Assessment and Monitoring (PHAR 3812)
Hospital Pharmacy Clerkship (PHAR 4301)
Pharmacy Clerkship & Project (PHAR 4911 & 4912)
Master of Clinical Pharmacy programme (PHAR 5824, PHAR 5883, PHAR 5889)

Nursing Programmes (Course Coordinator)
Fundamentals of Nursing II (NURS 1153)
Fundamental Pharmacology (MNSP 6011)

Master of Science in Cardiology Programme (Teacher)
Clinical Cardiology (CVS 6001)