Albert CY Chan, FRCS (Edin)
University of Hong Kong
Clinical Associate Professor of Surgery
Dr Chan is currently the Clinical Associate Professor of Surgery in the Division of Hepatobiliary & Pancreatic Surgery, & Liver Transplantation in The University of Hong Kong. He has a dual research interests in liver transplantation and oncological liver surgery, in particular salvage living donor liver transplantation, associating liver partition and portal vein ligation for staged hepatectomy (ALPPS), and minimally invasive liver surgery. He has published 3 book chapters and over 90 articles in peer-reviewed journals. He has won five best presentation awards in various international surgical meetings over the last seven years and was awarded the Best Clinical Research Output by the Department of Surgery for two consecutive years in 2013 and 2014. He was awarded the GB Ong Travelling Fellowship for 2014/2015 and was recently elected to be the President of Asian Surgical Association in 2015. Dr Chan is also a member of the acute-on-chronic liver failure consortium of the Asia-Pacific Association of Study of Liver. As an academic surgeon, he is an invited reviewer for a number of international journals including Journal of Clinical Oncology and Annals of Surgery, and is an editorial board member of the World Journal of Surgery. As a transplant surgeon, he had participated in various challenging living donor liver transplantations over the years including donor interchange, auxiliary right liver transplantation, and dual right and left living donor liver transplantations.