Ng Siew Chien 黄秀娟

  • Senior Medical Research Fellowship in 2020 at Chinese University of Hong Kong

CUHK Employment

  • Assistant Dean (Development), Faculty of Medicine
  • Professor, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics
  • Associate Director, Center for Gut Microbiota Research


  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Fecal Microbiota Transplantation
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Endoscopy

Education & Qualifications

MBBS (Lond), PhD (Lond), FRCP (Lond), FRCP (Edin), FHKCP, FHKAM (Medicine), AGAF

Research Interests

  • Epidemiology, genetics, pathogenesis, and treatment of IBD
  • Role of Gut microbiota in health and disease
  • Fecal microbiota transplantation and microbial therapeutics

Additional Information

Award & Honour

  • 14th Joanna and David B. Sachar M.D International Award and Visiting Professorship in Inflammatory Bowel Diseases in Inflammatory Bowel Diseases, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, 2019
  • Visiting Professor, Shanghai Medical College, Fudan University, China
  • Sir David Todd Lectureship, Hong Kong College of Physicians, 2017
  • Outstanding Fellow, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 2017
  • Research Excellence Award, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 2016
  • AGA Young Investigator Award, Digestive Disease Week (DDW), 2016
  • Distinguished Research Paper Award for Young Investigators, Hong Kong College of Physicians, 2014 - 2016
  • Medicine 3-Exemplary Teaching Award, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 2014-2016
  • JGH Emerging Leader Lectureship Award, Asian-Pacific Association of Gastroenterology, 2014
  • Higher Education Outstanding Scientific Research Output Award – First-class Award in Natural Sciences, Ministry of Education, 2014
  • Young Researcher Award, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 2013

Professional Service

  • Associate Editor, Gut
  • External Assessor, University of Malaya

Academic Engagement in CUHK

  • Mentor, MBChB Programme Global Physician-Leadership Stream (GPS)