Services

Services at PolyU

  • School of Nursing
    • Chairman, School Research Committee(2019.12 – present), School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
    • Departmental Staff Committee Member (2015.09.01 – 2017.08.31), School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
    • School Management Committee Member (2014 -), School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
    • Reviewer (2014 – ), Human Subjects Ethics Applications, School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
    • School Research Committee Member (2014 -), School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
    • Member (2010 – 2011), Information Technology Services User Group, Faculty of Health and Social Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
    • Leader of the Technology in Health Care Research Theme (2010-2013), Adult Nursing Division, School of Nursing, PolyU.
    • Reviewer (2009 – 2011), Human Subjects Ethics Applications, School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
    • School Research Committee Member (2009 – 2011), School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
    • Team Leader , Haptics Interactive Systems Laboratory (2007-2009), Centre for Integrative Digital Health, School of Nursing, PolyU
  • Faculty Level
    • Speaker (2019.08.12), “Give Me 5: Tips on Successful Grant Writing”, FHSS, PolyU.
    • Programme Leader (2007 – ), MSc programme in Health Informatics, Faculty of Health and Social Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
    • Moderator (2011), Advances in Health Information Technology Workshop, FHSS, PolyU, and the Danish Innovation Centre
  • University Level
    • Facilitator (2019.11.08),  The 62nd Research Salon on the theme “Applying VR+AI in Health and Education”, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
    • Director (2011-2018), PolyU-Henry G. Leong Mobile Integrative Health Centre.
    • Facilitator (2015.10.25), The 30th Research Salon on Big Data and Digital Citizenship, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
    • Facilitator (2014.10.25), The 19th Research Salon on Establishment of University Research Facility in Big Data, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Editorship

  • Editorial Board Member, Computers in Biology and Medicine, Elsevier.
  • Co-Guest Editor (2018), IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computational Intelligence, Special Issue on “New Advances in Deep-Transfer Learning”. [doi]
  • Co-editor (2009), 《 護理學辭典 》 護理資訊科技部分, 人民衛生出版社.

Funding Proposal Review

  • Reviewer (2018.12), Scientific proposal for funding applications at the Nazarbayev University Research Council in Astana, Kazakhstan; via Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education.
  • Reviewer (2018.05), Singapore Millennium Foundation Grant Programme, Temasek Foundation Innovates, Singapore
  • Reviewer (2014.07.07), Faculty Development Scheme (FDS), Competitive Research Funding Schemes for the Local Self-Financing Degree Sector, Hong Kong Research Grants Council.
  • Reviewer (2012), Scientific proposal for funding applications at the Nazarbayev University Research Council in Astana, Kazakhstan; via Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education.

Thesis Examiner

  • Ph.D. Examiner (2020.09), The Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • M.Phil. Examiner (2020.07), The University of Hong Kong
  • Ph.D. Examiner (2020.07), The Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • Ph.D. Examiner (2020.05), Shenzhen Institute of Advanced Technology, China.
  • M.Phil. Examiner (2020.03), The Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • M.Phil. Examiner (2019.07), The Hong Kong Baptist University
  • Ph.D. Examiner (2018.05), Shenzhen Institute of Advanced Technology, China.
  • Ph.D. Examiner (2017.07, 2017.10, 2017, 11) , RMIT, Australia
  • M.Phil. Examiner (2017.07), The Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • Ph.D. Examiner (2017.07), RMIT, Australia
  • Master’s Thesis Examiner (2015.10), RMIT, Australia
  • Ph.D. Examiner (2014.10), Nanayang Technological University, Singapore

Services at the Government and Professional Bodies

  • Governor (2018.12-2020.11), HL7 Hong Kong
  • Committee Member (2018.9-2021.9),  Nursing Association of the Cross-Strait Medical and Health Exchange Association 《海峽兩岸醫藥衛生交流協會護理分會》, China.
  • External Member  (2017.02-2017.12), Tender Assessment Panel, IT Equipment, Hong Kong Hospital Authority
  • External Member (2015.07), Tender Assessment Panel, IT Personnel Services, Hong Kong Hospital Authority

Services at other Academic Institutions

  • Advisor (2011 – 2013), Advisory Committee of the Department of Health Sciences, Caritas Bianchi Collage of Careers, Hong Kong
  • External Member (2013), Internal Programme Validation Panel for the Bachelor of Nursing programme, Department of Health Sciences, Caritas Bianchi Collage of Careers, Hong Kong
  • Advisor (2013 – 2015), Advisory Committee of the Department of Health Sciences, Caritas Bianchi Collage of Careers, Hong Kong
  • External Examiner (2016.9-2018.8), Bachelor of Health Sciences (Honours) Programme, Caritas Institute of Higher Education

Conference Organization

Invited Talks and Lectures

  • Artificial Intelligence in Medicine and Healthcare, HealthTech Forum – HealthTech for Community, The Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (Kwai Chung campus),  23 June 2020.
  • Application of VR and AR in Healthcare, College of Nursing, National Taipei University of Nursing and Health Sciences, 26 Nov 2019.
  • Healthcare Innovations for Health Care: from Virtual Reality and Artificial Intelligence, First Faculty of Medicine, Charles University of Prague, Czech Republic, 6 November, 2019.
  • Health Care Promotion with Predictive Intelligence, Health and Medical AI Workshop, a post-conference workshop of the Asia Pacific Electronic Health Records Conference 2019 (APEHRC 2019), Hong Kong Science Park, 19 October 2019.
  • Nursing Innovations, Summer Training Programme, Chinese Consortium for Higher Nursing Education, Cheudgu, China, 16 July 2019.
  • Healthcare Innovations with Technology, Chengdu University of Information Technology, Chengdu, China, 15 July 2019.
  • Prediction Dementia Risk with Community Health Data, School of Digital Media, Jiangnan University, Jiangsu, China, 29 June 2019.
  • Healthcare Predictive Analytics with Artificial Intelligence: from Applications in Medicine to Community Health, School of Nursing, The University of Hong Kong, 9 May 2019.
  • Promoting Health Care with Predictive Intelligence,  The Connected Cities Conference (Breakout Session 1: The Future of Healthcare and the Ageing Population in the GBA), Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, 24 Jan 2019.
  • Data Mining in Nursing and Health Care, The First Forum on Nursing Development of Cross-Strait, Hong Kong and Macau, Beijing, China, 20-22 September 2018
  • New Approaches for BCI Signal Processing, A tutorial on Signal Processing and Machine Learning for Brain-Computer Interfaces, The 24th International Conference on Neural Information Processing, Guangzhou, China, 14-18 November 2017
  • Issues and Challenges of Virtual Realty Healthcare Simulations, Annual Scientific Meeting, Hong Kong Society for Simulation in Healthcare, Hong Kong, 9-10 September 2017
  • Computerized Training Simulation System of Nasogastric Tube Placement. Summer Training Programme, Chinese Consortium for Higher Nursing Education, Cheudgu, China, 17 July 2017.
  • Healthcare Innovations with Technology, Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology, University of Technology Sydney, Australia, 4 May 2017
  • Clinical Virtual Reality Applications Enhanced by Biomedical Imaging, Engineering Medical Innovation Summit: Medicine for the Future 2016, 20-21 August, jointly organized by the CUHK and the Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation.
  • Virtual Reality in Medicine,  Joint Technology and Application Seminar on “The Rise in VR & AR Technologies”, Hong Kong Electronics Fair 2016,  Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, 15 October 2016 (link)
  • Big Data in Health Care, 2016 International Symposium on Frontiers of Technology in the Era of Big Data, Jiangsu, China, 26-28 May 2016.
  • Applicaiton of Virtual Reality Technology in Disaster Preparedness and Response Training, Seminar on E-learning in Nursing Education and Disaster Nursing, Yaan, Chengdu, China. [2015.05.23]
  • Health Innovation, Nursing Noon Forum, Nursing Services Division, Pamela Youde Nerthersole Eastern Hospital, Hong Kong. [2015.02.09]
  • Leveraging Technology for Health Care, Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queenland University of Technology, Australia. [2013.08.13]
  • Leveraging Technology for Health Care, University of Melbourne, Australia. [2013.08.08]
  • Bringing Virtuality into Reality: Improving Cataract Surgery and Orthopaedic Operations with Virtual Reality. BME Affiliate Faculty Member Seminar, PolyU. [2013.10.31]
  • Health Information Technology – Research, Education and Service, Advances in Health IT Workshop, PolyU FHSS and the Danish Innovation Centre, 2012
  • Recent research on brain-computer interface for virtual reality control. Shenzhen Institute of Advanced Technology, Chinese Academy of Science, Shenzhen, China, 2012
  • Integrating Technology into Nurse Education Practice, 5-day Program on Process of Contemporary Education, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, The Hospital Authority, 2010
  • Simulating operative procedures with virtual reality, Seminar Series on Chaos, Control and Complex Networks, Department of Electronic and Information Engineering, PolyU, 21 Sep 2007
  • Integrative Digital Health, Natural Health Fair, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, 14 Nov 2007
  • Integrative Digital Health, Roundtable Discussion, Mission from the French Atomic Energy Commission, Hong Kong Trade Development Council, 18 Oct 2007
  • Virtual Reality for Surgery, guest lecture for M.Sc. Nursing programme, SN, PolyU, 2006

Judy at Competitions

  • Judge (2016.02.20-21), Polyhack, Hackathon 2016, Department of Computing, supported by the School of Design, Faculty of Engineering, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
  • Judge (2015.02.09), Nursing Innovation Competition, organized by the Nursing Services Division, Pamela Youde Nerthersole Eastern Hospital

Paper reviewer

  • Journals
    • 2020
      • IEEE Access (2020.02)
      • IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics: Systems (2020.04)
    •  2019
      • IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computational Intelligence (2019.02)
      • Applied Mathematical Modeling (2019.02)
      • IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering (2019.02)
      • IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computational Intelligence (2019.03)
      • IEEE Reviews in Biomedical Engineering (2019.04)
      • IEEE Transactions in Medical Imaging (2019.04)
      • Artificial Intelligence in Medicine (2019.05)
      • IEEE Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering (2019.06)
      • Neuroscience and Behavioural Review (2019.07)
      • Artificial Intelligence in Medicine (2019.07)
      • IEEE Transactions of Fuzzy Systems (2019.08)
      • IEEE Transactions on Cognitive and Development Systems (2019.08)
      • Artificial Intelligence in Medicine (2019.08)
      • IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics (2019.09)
      • Artificial Intelligence in Medicine (2019.12)
    •  2018
      • Neural Computing and Applications (2018.01)
      • Advances in Fuzzy Systems (2018.02)
      • IEEE Biomedical Engineering (2018.02)
      • Artificial Intelligence in Medicine (2018.03)
      • IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computational Intelligence (2018.03)
      • Sensors (2018.05)
      • IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computational Intelligence (2018.07 )
      • IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging (2018.08)
      • IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics (2018.08)
      • IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics (2018.09)
      • IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics (2018.08)
      • Informatics in Medicine Unlocked (2018.10)
      • Artificial Intelligence in Medicine (2018.10)
      • IEEE Transactions on Systems Mans and Cybernetics, Part A (2018.11)
    •  2017
      • Neural Computing and Applications (2017.01.09, 2017.01.14)
      • IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics (2017.01)
      • Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International (2017.03)
      • Engineering with Computers (2017.06)
      • IEEE Reviews in Biomedical Engineering (2017.09)
      • Journal of Intelligent Systems (2017.12)
    • 2016
      • Proceedings of Singapore Healthcare (2016.03)
      • Disability and Rehabilitation (2016.06)
      • Nature Scientific Reports (2016.09)
      • Gastroenterology Research and Practice (2016.09)
      • Neural Computing and Applications (2016.10.07)
    • 2015
      • Journal of Biomedical Health Informatics (2015.12)
      • Research in Developmental Disablity (2015.08)
      • Computers in Biology and Medicine (2015.03)
      • Engineering Applications in Artificial Intelligence (2015.03)
    • 2014
      • Fuzzy Sets and Systems (2014.10)
      • IEEE Transactions on Human Machine Systems (2014.11)
      • BMC Ophthalmology (2014.02)
    • 2013
      • Journal of Men’s Health (2013.12)
      • Journal of Computers (2013.04)
      • ACM Transactions on Management Information Systems (2013.01)
      • IEEE Transactions on Learning Technology (2013)
    • 2012
      • Computers in Biology and Medicine (2012)
      • Scientific Research and Essays (2012)
    • 2011
      • IEEE Computer Graphics & Applications (2011)
      • Journal of Biomedical Informatics (2011)
    • 2010
      • IEEE Transactions on Learning Technology (2010)
      • Medical Image Analysis (2010)
      • Computers in Biology and Medicine (2010)
      • Journal of Medical Systems (2010)
      • Cyberpsychology, Behavior and Social Networking (2010)
    • 2009
      • Cyberpsychology, Behavior and Social Networking (2009)
      • IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering (2009)
    • Before 2009
      • International Journal of Image and Graphics (2005)
      • Journal of Graphical Models (2004)
      • International Journal of High Performance Computing and Networking (2005)
      • International Journal of Computers and Applications (2005)
  • Conferences