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Welcome message from Hong Kong Academy Chair: Prof. Raymond Tong

Prof. Raymond Tong

Division of Biomedical Engineering (BME)
Department of Electronic Engineering
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Email: [email protected]

Prof. Raymond Kai-yu Tong received his PhD in Bioengineering from the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK. He is a full Professor in the Division of Biomedical Engineering (BME), the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK). His research interests include rehabilitation robotics (e.g. PolyJbot, Exoskeleton Rehabilitation Hand Robot), KineLabs (using Kinect sensor), functional electrical stimulation (FES) and stroke rat model. Projects have been funded by Innovation and Technology Fund, UGC CERG/GRF and PolyU Niche Areas Fund as principal investigator. His inventions have received HKIE innovation awards for young members (2008), four grand/gold awards in international invention exhibitions (2012[Geneva], 2010[Germany], 2007[Belgium], 2004[China]) and Hong Kong Award for Industry (2003). Patent has been filed in US and licenses to US and Hong Kong companies. He is also the Editor for two published books "Biomechatronics in Medicine and Health Care" and "Handbook of Medical Device Regulatory Affairs in Asia".

Prof. Tong contributes significantly to professional bodies. He is presently the Chairman, Asia Regulatory Professional Association (ARPA)-Hong Kong Academy. He is a senior Member of the Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society of the IEEE and Member of the Hong Kong Institute of Engineers (HKIE). He has developed new regulatory courses in the Hong Kong Polytechnic University on "Intellectual Property, Standards & Regulation of Medical Devices" and "Medical Devices Regulatory and Risk Management" since 2004. Prof. Tong has been collaborated with Regulatory Professionals and Companies in strengthening and fostering Medical & Healthcare Devices Industry. In recognition of his distinguish achievement, Prof. Tong was awarded the "Ten Outstanding Young Persons" (十大傑出青年) in 2013.

Objectives of the Academy:

Raise the standard and social recognition of Regulatory Professionals as part of Healthcare team.


Prof Raymond Tong

Exam Panel:
Ms. Carmen Ling Sephton
Mr. David Chan
Mr. Edward Yau
Prof. Jack Wong
Mr. Jacky Kwan
Mr. Lawrence Yiu
Prof. Raymond Tong
Mr. Stephen Lam
Mr. Tony Chow

Hong Kong organized Regulatory Forum among regulators, industry, regulatory experts regularly.

For details of next Hong Kong Regulatory forum, please contact Ms. Tammy Wong at [email protected]

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