With a strong research base, the Faculty has made tremendous contributions to the study and treatment of various diseases. The high quality of work that our researchers produce and publish has resulted in 53 of them being listed among the top 1% of scientists in their fields, according to the ISI’s Essential Science Indicators. The Faculty has 223 highly cited papers which are among the top 1% in the world according to ISI’s Essential Science Indicators.
Research Assessment Exercise 2014
The Faculty has been adjudicated by the RAE panel to have the highest relative percentage as well as the highest absolute number of world leading (4*) and internationally excellent (3*) research outputs, external peer-reviewed grants and esteem measures under the Health Sciences Panel in the Research Assessment Exercise conducted by the Hong Kong Research Grants Council in 2014.