Fan Sheung Tat

  • Senior Medical Research Fellowship in 1998 at University of Hong Kong
Professor Fan Sheung Tat is a world-renowned expert in the field of hepatocellular carcinoma, hepatitis B, cirrhosis, intrahepatic stones, acute biliary pancreatitis and liver transplantation. He performed Hong Kong’s first successful liver transplant and leads the most successful liver transplant program in China and Southeast Asia. In 1996, he initiated the adult-to-adult living-related liver transplantation using a right lobe graft, a procedure which has now been adopted throughout the world. Professor Fan is a member of the Chinese Academy of Engineering and Deputy Director of the State Key Laboratory of Liver Research, University of Hong Kong.