Kelvin K.C. Ng

Department of Surgery, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China

Dr. Ng graduated from the University of Hong Kong in 1995. He specializes in hepatobiliary and pancreatic surgery and liver transplantation. He joined the Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong since 1996. He is currently Clinical Associate Professor in the Division of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic surgery and Liver transplantation. He is a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and a member of several international professional organizations, including the International Society of Digestive Surgery and International Hepato-Pancreato Biliary Association. He is also honorary treasurer of International Society of Digestive Surgery.

Dr. Ng’s main research interests are in the field of liver cancer and liver transplantation. His clinical research interest in liver cancer ranges from surgical management for early cancer to local ablation therapy for advanced disease. He was awarded the postgraduate degree of Doctor of Philosophy on the study of local ablation therapy in animal models and the degree of Master of Surgery on the study of clinical applications of radiofrequency ablation for liver cancer. He is the author of over 80 peer-reviewed articles in international journals, including Annals of Surgery, British Journal of Surgery, and Radiology. He is the editorial broad member of international journals, including Medicine. He has delivered invited talks in various regional and international conferences on his research work. Based on his academic achievements, he has received several awards, including Gold Medal for Best Original Research, John Wong Young Surgeon’s Award, Young Investigator Award, the G.B. Ong Travelling Fellowship, Presidential Award, International Guest Scholarship and Carlos A. Pellegrini’s Travelling Fellowship by American College of Surgeons.