Dec
6
Thu
2018
OG Research Meeting @ Allan Chang Seminar Room, 1E O&G Department
Dec 6 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

OG Research Meeting

Topic: Cervicovaginal fluid (CVF) Biomarkers for the identification of Spontaneous Preterm Birth

Speaker: Mr. Kubi APPIAH (a Ph.D. student who is under Prof. Liona POON’s supervision).

Lunch boxes will be provided for all the participants.

Dec
13
Thu
2018
OG Research Meeting @ Allan Chang Seminar Room, 1E O&G Department
Dec 13 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

OG Research Meeting

  1. Topic: Follicular fluid hepatitis B viral level in female Hepatitis B carriers seeking in-vitro fertilization (IVF) therapy and treatment outcome
    Speaker: Prof. Jennifer MAK.
  2. Prof. CHEN Xiaoyan and Dr. Elvis Dong will briefly share their research projects.

Lunch boxes will be provided for all the participants.

Dec
20
Thu
2018
OG Research Meeting @ Allan Chang Seminar Room, 1E O&G Department
Dec 20 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

OG Research Meeting

Speaker: Ms. ZHAO Yiwei (a Ph.D. student who is under Prof. TC LI’s supervision)

Topic: What is the role of endometrial immune cells around the time of implantation?– Quantification of endometrial immune cells density and spatial distribution

Lunch boxes will be provided for all the participants.

Jan
3
Thu
2019
OG Research Meeting @ Allan Chang Seminar Room, 1E O&G Department
Jan 3 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

OG Research Meeting

Speaker: Ms. ZHU Xiaofan (a Ph.D. student who is under Prof. Richard CHOY’s supervision).

Topic: Expanded application of noninvasive prenatal testing in high risk pregnancy
Lunch boxes will be provided for all the participants.

Jan
10
Thu
2019
OG Research Meeting @ Allan Chang Seminar Room, 1E O&G Department
Jan 10 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

OG Research Meeting

Speaker: Ms. Emma GUO (a Ph.D. student who is under Prof. TC LI and Liona POON’s supervision)

Title: Biomarkers in pregnancy from assisted reproductive technology

Lunch boxes will be provided for all the participants.

Jan
17
Thu
2019
OG Research Meeting @ Allan Chang Seminar Room, 1/F, Blk E, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin
Jan 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

OG Research Meeting

  1. Speaker: Ms. ZHANG Ruizhe (a Ph.D. student who is under Prof. Ronald WANG’s supervision).
    Topic: “DNA methylation of endometrium in women with unexplained recurrent miscarriage (RM_) and recurrent implantation failure (RIF)”.
  2. Speaker: Ms. Elaine NG (a Ph.D. student who is under Prof. Jacqueline CHUNG’s supervision).
    Topic: “Awareness, attitude and knowledge of fertility preservation among Hong Kong medical students and Validation of Chinese Version of Fertility Status Awareness Tool”.

Lunch boxes will be provided for all the participants.

Jan
24
Thu
2019
OG Research Meeting @ Allan Chang Seminar Room, 1E O&G Department
Jan 24 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

OG Research Meeting

Speaker: Ms. LI Wei, Victoria (a Ph.D. student who is under Prof. TY LEUNG’s supervision).
Topic: Placental transcriptome analysis using RNA sequencing in monochorionic diamniotic twin pregnancies complicated by selective growth restriction

Lunch boxes will be provided for all the participants.

Jan
31
Thu
2019
OG Research Meeting @ Allan Chang Seminar Room, 1E O&G Department
Jan 31 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

OG Research Meeting

  1. Speaker: Ms. Nicole QI (a Ph.D. student who is under Profs. TC LI and Ronald WANG’s supervision).
    Topic: “Endometrial vascularization in peri-implantation period and pregnancy outcome”.
  2. Speaker: Mr. Odai Alqawasmeh (a Ph.D. student who is under Prof. David CHAN’s supervision).
    Topic: “A fungal metagenomics study on semen, follicular fluid and spent culture media of patients undergoing ART treatment”.

Lunch boxes will be provided for all the participants.

Feb
14
Thu
2019
OG Research Meeting @ Allan Chang Seminar Room, 1E O&G Department
Feb 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

OG Research Meeting

Speaker: Prof. Joseph KWONG

Topic: Paclitaxel induces immunogenic cell death in ovarian cancer via TLR4-independent and TLR4-dependent pathways

Lunch boxes will be provided for all the participants.

Feb
21
Thu
2019
OG Research Meeting @ Allan Chang Seminar Room, 1E O&G Department
Feb 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

OG Research Meeting

1. Speaker: Mr. Matthew CHAU (a Ph.D. student who is under Prof. Richard CHOY’s supervision).
Topic: Low-Pass Whole Genome Sequencing for Prenatal Diagnosis: Prospective Evaluation of Accuracy, Efficacy and Incremental Yield

2. Speaker: Ms. SHI Mengmeng (a Ph.D. student who is under Prof. Richard CHOY’s supervision).
Topic: Genetic etiology of agenesis of corpus callosum and fetal central nervous system abnormalities

Lunch boxes will be provided for all the participants.

Feb
28
Thu
2019
OG Research Meeting @ Allan Chang Seminar Room, 1E O&G Department
Feb 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

OG Research Meeting

  1. Speaker: Ms. LAI Chit Ying (a Ph.D. student who is under Prof. TY LEUNG’s supervision).
    Topic: “Can a Massage Programme help in labour pain relief: literature review and research methodology”
  2. Speaker: Mr. TAM Chit Ken (a Ph.D. student who is under Prof. Joseph KWONG’s supervision).
    Topic: “Calreticulin and Eukaryotic Initiation Factor 2 expressions in ovarian cancer”

Lunch boxes will be provided for all the participants.

Mar
7
Thu
2019
OG Research Meeting @ Allan Chang Seminar Room, 1E O&G Department
Mar 7 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

OG Research Meeting

Speaker: Prof. Ronald WANG

Topic: New OCT Imaging System for Endometrium and Prediction of Pregnancy Outcomes in IVF

Lunch boxes will be provided for all the participants.

Mar
14
Thu
2019
OG Research Meeting @ Allan Chang Seminar Room, 1E O&G Department
Mar 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

OG Research Meeting

Speaker: Mr. CHAN Wing Kwong (a PhD student who under the supervision of Prof. Ronald WANG)

Topic: Chromosome abnormalities in local miscarriages

Lunch boxes will be provided for all the participants

Mar
21
Thu
2019
OG Research Meeting @ Allan Chang Seminar Room, 1E O&G Department
Mar 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

OG Research Meeting

Speaker: Ms. YEUNG Sum Yee, Queenie (a PhD student who under the supervision of Prof. Richard CHOY)

Topic: The Study of Non-invasive Euploid Embryo Selection Methods in Assisted Reproductive Technology

Lunch boxes will be provided for all the participants.

Mar
28
Thu
2019
OG Research Meeting @ Allan Chang Seminar Room, 1E O&G Department
Mar 28 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

OG Research Meeting

Speaker: Ms. Zinnat HASINA (a PhD student who under the supervision of Prof. Ronald WANG).

Topic: Neuropathogenesis of Down syndrome during development : A systematic review

Lunch boxes will be provided for all the participants.

Apr
4
Thu
2019
OG Research Meeting @ Allan Chang Seminar Room, 1E O&G Department
Apr 4 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

OG Research Meeting

Speaker: Ms. SONG Yi (a PhD student who under the supervision of Prof. Ronald WANG).

Topic: The Mechanism of HPV Oncogenes in the Regulation of Upstream microRNA pathway in Cervical Cancer

Lunch boxes will be provided for all the participants.

Apr
18
Thu
2019
OG Research Meeting @ Allan Chang Seminar Room, 1E O&G Department
Apr 18 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

OG Research Meeting

Speaker: Prof. Daljit Sahota

Topic: “PLGF: Things are never as straight forward”.

Lunch boxes will be provided for all the participants.

May
2
Thu
2019
OG Research Meeting @ Allan Chang Seminar Room, 1E O&G Department
May 2 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

OG Research Meeting

Speaker: Ms. ZHANG Ying Xin, Elyne (a PhD student who under the supervision of Prof. Richard CHOY).

Topic: The reproductive outcome of mosaic embryo transfer

Lunch boxes will be provided for all the participants.

May
9
Thu
2019
OG Research Meeting @ Allan Chang Seminar Room, 1E O&G Department
May 9 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

OG Research Meeting

Speaker: Ms. MAO Di, Melody (a PhD student who under the supervision of Profs. Ronald WANG and WH TAM ).

Topic: The effect of maternal and in-utero vitamin D status on pregnancy outcomes and children’s long-term cardiometabolic risks

Lunch boxes will be provided for all the participants.

May
16
Thu
2019
OG Research Meeting @ Allan Chang Seminar Room, 1E O&G Department
May 16 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

OG Research Meeting

Speaker: Mr. WU Qi, Ricky (a PhD student who under the supervision of Profs. Ronald WANG).

Topic: Endocrine characteristics, body mass index, and metabolic syndrome in women with polycystic ovarysyndrome: a secondary analysis of PCOSAct

Lunch boxes will be provided for all the participants.

May
23
Thu
2019
OG Research Meeting @ Allan Chang Seminar Room, 1E O&G Department
May 23 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

OG Research Meeting

Speaker: Ms. ZHAO Yiwei (a PhD student who under the supervision of Profs. TC LI).

Topic: Does dysfunction of endometrial immune cells cause implantation failure?

Lunch boxes will be provided for all the participants

May
30
Thu
2019
OG Research Meeting @ Allan Chang Seminar Room, 1E O&G Department
May 30 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

OG Research Meeting

Speaker: Prof. Stephen SC CHIM

Topic: Microbiome & Women’s Health

Lunch boxes will be provided for all the participants.

Jun
6
Thu
2019
OG Research Meeting @ Allan Chang Seminar Room, 1E O&G Department
Jun 6 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

OG Research Meeting

Speaker: Mr. Kubi APPIAH (a PhD student who under the supervision of Profs. Liona POON)

Topic: CERVICOVAGINAL FLUID (CVF) BIOMARKERS FOR THE IDENTIFICATION OF SPONTANEOUS PRETERM BIRTH

Lunch boxes will be provided for all the participants.

Jun
13
Thu
2019
OG Research Meeting @ Allan Chang Seminar Room, 1E O&G Department
Jun 13 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

OG Research Meeting

Speaker: Mr. ZHAO Mingpeng (a PhD student who under the supervision of Prof. David CHAN)

Topic: Using Convolution Neural Network (CNN) model to evaluate the zygotic morpho-dynamic parameters (ZMP) as early predictors for embryo development in in vitro fertilization

Lunch boxes will be provided for all the participants.

Jun
20
Thu
2019
OG Research Meeting @ Allan Chang Seminar Room, 1E O&G Department
Jun 20 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

OG Research Meeting

Speaker: Ms. Kennes HUNG (a PhD student who under the supervision of Prof. Ronald WANG).

Topic: Study of the Molecular Targets of EGCG versus ProEGCG in Treating Endometriosis
(Since Kennes is now doing her research work in Stockholm, she will present to us via Skype in the meeting.)

Lunch boxes will be provided for all the participants.