Research Projects


2013-1 2013

The Project on Enhancement of the Infrastructure of Long-term Care in Hong Kong

Nov 1, 2013 - Apr 30, 2017

Investigator(s):

[Consulting Team] Dr. Terry Lum (Team Leader), Dr. Vivian Lou, Dr. Iris Chi, Dr. Alice Chong, Dr. Angela Leung, Dr. Justina Liu, Dr. Bai Xue, Prof. Claudia Lai, Dr. Wallace Chan, Dr. Christopher Chan

Funding Source(s): Lotteries Fund, Social Welfare Department, The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region

2013-2 2013

Study of Dementia Help-seeking Behaviours

Nov 1, 2013 - Oct 31, 2016

Investigator(s): Dr. Terry Lum (PI), Dr. Gloria Wong (Co-I), Ms. Carmen Ng (Co-I)

Pro bono project in partnership with Hong Kong Alzheimer’s Disease Association

2013-3 2013

A Study of the Practice outside Hong Kong on Financial Assistance for Persons with Disabilities

Oct 1, 2013 - Mar 31, 2014

Investigator(s): Dr. Terry Lum (PI), Dr. Rainbow Ho (Co-I), Dr. Samson Tse (Co-I), Dr. Lucy Porter Jordan (Co-I)

Funding Source(s) and Amount (HK$): Labour and Welfare Bureau, The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, $1,099,027

2013-3-1 2013

Program on Psychosocial Research on Ageing (supported by URC Matching Fund for SRT in Ageing)

Sept 15, 2013 - Sept 15, 2016

Team Members: Dr. Terry Lum (Co-coordinator), Dr. Vivian Lou, Dr. Angela Leung, Dr. Paul Wong, Dr. Karen Cheung

Funding Source(s) and Amount (HK$): HKU University Research Committee (URC) Matching Fund for Strategic Research Theme (SRT) in Ageing, $500,000 (allocation on the program)

Funding in support of the existing projects:

(i) Reaching Out Dementia Caregiver Support Project;
(ii) Risk Score smartphone application (RS app): its application in chronic illness prevention and health education; and
(iii) Project on Enhancement of the Infrastructure of Long-term Care in Hong Kong.

2013-3-2 2013

Landscape Study of Community Care Services for Older People in Hong Kong

Sept 15, 2013 - Dec 15, 2013

Investigator(s): Dr. Terry Lum (PI)

Funding Source(s) and Amount (HK$): Hong Kong Housing Society, $139,483

2013-4 2013

An Evaluation Study of the LinkAges Project (CADENZA Community Project)

May 1, 2013 - Nov 30, 2014

Investigator(s): Dr. Vivian Lou (PI), Dr. Terry Lum (Co-I)

Funding Source(s) and Amount (HK$): Aberdeen Kai-fong Welfare Association (supported by CADENZA, The Hong Kong Jockey Club Charities Trust), HK$299,485

 

2013-6 2013

A Case Mix Study on the Community Care Services for the Elderly

Apr 1, 2013 - Sep 30, 2014

Investigator(s):

[Research Team] Dr. Terry Lum (Team Leader), Dr. Vivian Lou, Dr. Angela Leung, Dr. Bai Xue, Prof. Claudia Lai, Dr. Wallace Chan

[Consultancy Team] Prof. Iris Chi, Dr. C.W. Kwan

Funding Source(s) and Amount (HK$):Social Welfare Department, The Government of the Hong Kong SAR, $1,430,000

 

2013-7 2013

Study on Enhancement of Integrated Home Care Service

Mar 1, 2013 - Dec 31, 2014

Investigator(s): Dr. Terry Lum (PI)

Funding Source(s) and Amount (HK$): Hong Kong Family Welfare Society, HK$247,000

 

2013-5 2013

Ageing with Down syndrome: Establishing the baseline of physical fitness and functioning for adults with Down syndrome in different age cohorts

Mar 1, 2013 - Oct 31, 2014

Investigator(s): Dr. Terry Lum (PI), Dr. Michael Tse (Co-I), Ms. Heidi Hui (Co-I)

Funding Source(s) and Amount (HK$):HKU Seed Funding Programme for Basic Research, HK$67,300

 

2013-8 2013

A Study to understand the Retirement Protection Knowledge and Planning of Middle Class Middle Aged Working People in Hong Kong

Feb 1, 2013 - Jul 31, 2013

Investigator(s): Dr. Terry Lum (PI)

Funding Source(s) and Amount (HK$): The Prudential Assurance Co. Ltd., $500,000