Research Projects


2014-03 2014

Evaluation Study on Pilot Scheme on Living Allowance for Carers of the Elderly Persons from Low Income Families

Dec 5, 2014 – Apr 4, 2016

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

Funding Source(s) : Social Welfare Department, The Government of the Hong Kong SAR

 

2014-5 2014

Cognitive, psychosocial and neurobiological predictors and pathway of change in people with mild Alzheimer’s disease receiving cognitive stimulation therapy 

Oct 1, 2014 – Jul 31, 2016

Investigator(s): Dr. Gloria Wong (PI), Dr. David Dai (Co-I), Prof. Claudia Lai (Co-I), Ms. Maggie Lee (Co-I), Ms. Carmen Ng (Co-I), Dr. Aimee Spector(Co-I), Prof. Tatia Lee (Co-I)

Funding Source(s) and Amount (HK$): HKU Seed Funding Programme for Basic Research, HK$120,000

2014-4 2014

Longitudinal Study on Ageing-in-Place Scheme at HKHS Rental Estates:Baseline Health and Wellbeing Status and 2-Year Outcome

Jul 1, 2014 – Jun 30, 2016

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

Funding Source(s) and Amount (HK$):Hong Kong Housing Society, HK$250,000

2014-7 2014

Family Caregiving and Long-term Care Decision of People with Dementia in Hong Kong 

Jul 1, 2014 – Mar 31, 2015

Investigator(s): Dr. Terry Lum (PI), Prof. Claudia Lai (Co-I), Dr. Gloria Wong (Co-I), Ms. Maggie Lee (Co-I)

Funding Source(s) and Amount (HK$): Public Policy Research (PPR) Fund Scheme 2014/15 by Central Policy Unit, The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, $332,426.70

2014-6 2014

Monetary Costs of Community Care for Dementia: A Pilot Micro-Costing Study Using Ecological Monetary Assessment 

Jun 30, 2014 – Jun 29, 2015

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

Funding Source(s) and Amount (HK$): HKU Seed Funding Programme for Basic Research, HK$47,900

2014-8 2014

An Evaluation Study on Community Support Services of Integrated Discharge Support Program (IDSP) for the Elderly Patients 

May 1, 2014 – Dec 31, 2015

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

Funding Source(s) and Amount (HK$): Aberdeen Kai-fong Welfare Association, $50,000

2014-10 2014

Research Service for the Residential Homes for the Elderly of Hong Kong Sheng Kung Hui Welfare Council

Jan 20, 2014 - Jan 19, 2016

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

Funding Source(s) and Amount (HK$): Hong Kong Sheng Kung Hui Welfare Council, $369,368

2014-9 2014

Evaluation on the Effectiveness of the Intervention under Self-help Approach on Enhancing Spirituality of Elders Living in Hong Kong

Apr 1, 2014 – Mar 31, 2015

Investigator(s): Dr. Vivian Lou (PI)

Funding Source(s) and Amount (HK$): Tung Wah Group of Hospitals, $250,000