Prof. Juliana Chan
Hong Kong Institute of Diabetes and Obesity, Chinese University of Hong Kong
Professor Juliana Chan is a clinician scientist who graduated from The Liverpool University, UK with accreditations in endocrinology and clinical pharmacology. Since joining The CUHK in 1989, she has built up a 60-member multidisciplinary team to discover, disseminate and apply knowledge in the field of diabetes and its co-morbidities in Chinese populations. Based on the Hong Kong Diabetes Registry established since 1995, her team has validated a series of risk equations and discovered a panel of genetic variants predictive of diabetes and its complications in Chinese populations.