HKUMed News (Vol 27 | Issue 1)

Research grants awarded to Faculty members RGC General Research Fund/Early Career Scheme Health and Medical Research Fund (Provisional) Health and Medical Research Fund Commissioned Grant RGC Theme-based Research Scheme Innovation and Technology Fund Others 54 74 11 4 34 34 projects HK$58.5M projects HK$89.5M projects HK$161.0M projects HK$170.0M (3 projects as PI and 1 project as Co-I) projects HK$91.0M projects HK$87.4M Public lectures/ Symposia/Fora 公開講座/座談會/論壇 Regular newspaper columns 報章定期專欄 Media interviews and press conferences 媒體訪問及新聞發布會 Media coverage generated 傳媒報道總計 (include expertise, comments, functions and activities related to COVID-19) (包括有關新冠肺炎的專業知識、評論、場合及活動) Health programmes on television and radio 電視及電台醫療健康節目 (excluded expertise and comments related to COVID-19 on TV and radio) (不包括在電視及電台發表有關新冠肺炎的專業知識及評論) 164 100 109 14311 180 HK$437.6M Research Grants 研究資助 Fight Against COVID-19對抗新冠疫情 Since the outbreak of the pandemic in 2020, Faculty researchers have received a total of HK$437.6M in research grants and commissioned funds from the RGC, Food and Health Bureau (FHB) and Innovation and Technology Commission (ITC), supporting 48 COVID-related studies. As HKUMed continues to be at the forefront of COVID research, more funding is expected. Research Output 研究成果 • The Faculty’s refereed research output saw 1888 items produced in 2020-2021, accounting for 42.7% of the University’s total of 4425 refereed items. The output included important publications in Lancet, Nature Reviews Microbiology, Chemical Society Reviews, Nature Medicine, Nature, Journal of Clinical Oncology, Lancet Neurology, Cell, Lancet Oncology, British Medical Journal, Annals of Oncology, JAMA Oncology, Cancer Cell, Advanced Materials, etc. • According to Clarivate Analytics, our researchers have published 279 Highly Cited Papers, and 16 staff members are listed as Highly Cited Researchers. As of July 2021, among 139 HKU staff on the list of Top 1% scholar, 61 of them are from HKUMed, making up 43.9% of the Top 1% scholar in HKU. Public Education 公眾教育 in total HK$656.9M 3 HKUMed News Summer 2022