Fiona Xiangyan Chen, PhD, MD

Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine & Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong; Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR, China

Dr. Fiona Xiangyan Chen graduated from Chinese University of Hong Kong and got her PhD degree in 2006. Currently, she is Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Faculty of Medicine, Chinese University of Hong Kong.

Her major research interests are various aspects of cerebrovascular disease especially intracranial atherosclerosis, including pathological mechanisms, neurosonology, cerebral hemodynamics and neuroimaging in Asians. In recent years, she got research grants from Innovation and Technology Fund (ITF), Health and Medical Research Fund (HMRF) and National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC). Till now, she published more than 40 peer-reviewed articles in scientific journals.

In 2012 together with Prof. KS Wong and other colleagues, Prof. Chen was awarded the Natural Science Award, Class I, of the Higher Education Outstanding Scientific Research Output Awards 2011 organized by the Ministry of Education.