Grace Wong is a Professor in the department of Medicine and Therapeutics at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. She graduated from the Chinese University of Hong Kong in 2001 with honors and distinctions in medicine. After graduation, she received training at the division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at the Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong, China. In 2008, she completed her trainingand was awarded Fellow of the Hong Kong College of Physicians. In 2010, she obtainedher doctoral degree of medicine from the Chinese University of Hong Kong.
Dr. Wong’s main researchinterests include non-invasive assessment of liver fibrosis, chronic viralhepatitis, and risk prediction for hepatocellular carcinoma. She has publishedover 200 articles in peer-reviewed journals including Gastroenterology, Hepatology,and Gut. She is currently Editor-in-Chiefof Hepatology (Hong Kong edition), AssociateEditor of Alimentary Pharmacology &Therapeutics, an editorial board member of 12 journals, and a reviewer of 47 biomedical journals. She has beenawarded the Young Investigator Award of the Asian Pacific Association for the Study of the Liver in 2009, the Distinguished Research Paper Award for YoungInvestigators of the Hong Kong College of Physicians in 2010, 2013,2014, and 2015, the Ten Outstanding Young Persons (TOYP) of Hong Kong in 2014, and the Sir David Todd Lectureship of the Hong Kong College of Physicians in 2016.