Institutes, Research Centres and Units

Institutes, Research Centres and Units

The Faculty is privileged to enjoy the support and selfless dedication of our benefactors, which has helped us to create new initiatives and contribute to many of the pressing and intriguing aspects of patient care and health issues. Thanks to their sponsorship and the unceasing commitment of our research teams, the Faculty has won regional and international recognition for its prominent research work, ability to turn scientific advances into innovative clinical practices and important role in improving public health.

The following list of institutes, research centres and units reflects the scope of our research expertise and dedication to patient care and the advancement of the health sciences.

Institutes | Centres & Units

Hong Kong Institute of Diabetes and Obesity
Hong Kong Institute of Integrative Medicine
Institute of Digestive Disease
Institute of Vascular Medicine
Li Ka Shing Institute of Health Sciences
Lui Che Woo Institute of Innovative Medicine
The Hong Kong Cancer Institute
The Institute of Human Communicative Research

Centres and Units
Accident and Emergency Medicine Academic Unit
Assisted Reproductive Technology Unit
Bone Quality and Health Centre
Brain Disease Laboratory
Cardiovascular Surgical Research Laboratory
Centre for Clinical Trials (CCT)
Centre for Cognition and Brain Studies
Centre for Developmental Psychology
Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Centre for Food and Drug Safety (CFDS)
Centre for Global Health, CUHK Jockey Club School of Public Health and Primary Care
Centre for Health Behaviours Research (CHBR)
Centre for Health Education and Health Promotion
Centre for Liver Health
Centre for Microbial Genomics and Proteomics
Centre for Neurocognitive Function Enhancement (CNFE)
Centre for Nutritional Studies
Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health Studies
Centre for Pharmacoeconomics Research (CPER)
Centre for Protein Science and Crystallography
Centre for Research into Circulating Fetal Nucleic Acids
Centre of Research and Promotion of Women's Health (CRPWH)
Cheng Suen Man Shook Centre for Hepatitis Research
Chow Tai Fook–Cheng Yu Tung Surgical Stem Cell Research Centre 
Clinical and Health Psychology Centre
Collaborating Centre for Oxford University and CUHK for Disaster and Medical Humanitarian Response (CCOUC)
CUHK Otto Wong Brain Tumour Centre 
CUHK Carol and Richard Yu Peritoneal Dialysis Research Centre
CUHK Jockey Club Community Primary Care Programme
CUHK Jockey Club Minimally Invasive Surgical Skills Centre
CUHK-PWH Medical Centre
Curriculum Centre
Dementia Research Unit
Dermatology Research Centre
Diabetes and Endocrine Centre
Epithelial Cell Biology Research Centre
Gynaecologic Cancer Research Laboratory
Heart Education and Research Training (HEART) Centre
HK Eating Disorders Centre
ID Research Group
Joint Universities Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation Centre
Kai Chong Tong Clinical Skills Learning Centre
Laboratory Animal Services Centre
Lee Hysan Clinical Research Laboratories
Lee Wing Kit Advanced Ophthalmic Training and Education Centre
Lim Por-yen Eye Genetics Research Centre
Medical Information Technology (MIT)
Musculoskeletal Research Laboratory
Novo Nordisk Diabetes Mellitus Clinical Trial Unit
Office of Educational Services
Pao So Kok Macular Disease Treatment and Research Centre
Phase 1 Clinical Trial Centre
Qualigenics Diabetes Centre
S.H. Ho Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke Centre
S.H. Ho Centre for Digestive Health
SH Ho Centre for Gerontology and Geriatrics
S.H. Ho Scoliosis Research Laboratory
S.H. Ho Sleep Apnoea Management Center
S.H. Ho Urology Centre
Sleep Disorder Centre and Sleep Assessment Unit
Stanley Ho Centre for Emerging Infectious Diseases (CEID)
Suicide Research Unit
The Chinese University of Hong Kong Jockey Club Centre for Osteoporosis Care and Control
The Chinese University of Hong Kong–Prince of Wales Hospital International Diabetes Federation Centre of Education
The Chinese University of Hong Kong–University of British Columbia International Centre on Nursing Leadership
The CUHK Centre of Public Health and Primary Care (Shenzhen) 
The Drug and Poisons Information Bureau and PWH Poison Treatment Centre
The Drug Development Centre (DDC)
The Hong Kong Branch of the Chinese Cochrane Centre
The Hong Kong Centre for Evidence Based Nursing
The Hong Kong Foundation for Research and Development in Diabetes
The Hong Kong Jockey Club Sports Medicine and Health Sciences Centre
The Nethersole Nursing Practice Research Unit (NNPRU)
The Orthopaedic Learning Centre (OLC)
Therese Pei Fong Chow Research Centre for Prevention of Dementia (Chinese Only)
Unit for Research in Assisted Human Reproduction Technology
University Pathology Service
Vascular and Interventional Radiology Foundation Clinical Science Centre
Wong Tze Lam–Hing Tak Centre of Surgical Outcome Research