Research Projects


2015-Nov1 2015

Examination of social support in relation to medical comorbidity and physical health in ageing adults with serious mental illness: a case-control follow-up study

Nov 1, 2015 – Oct 31, 2017

Investigator(s): Dr. Jennifer Tang (PI), Prof. Terry Lum (Co-I), Dr. Gloria Wong (Co-I), Prof. Eric Chen (Co-I), Dr. Chan Wai Chi (Co-I)

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

 

2015-Oct1 2015

Studies of Intergenerational Living and Social Enterprises in Hong Kong

Oct 1, 2015 – July 22, 2016

Investigator(s):  Prof. Terry Lum (PI), Dr. Cheryl Chui (Co-I), Ms. Michelle Shum (Co-I), Ms. Demi Chu (Co-I)

Funding Source(s) and Amount (HK$): Hong Kong Housing Society, HK$192,000

 

2015-Sep1-2 2015

HKJC Age-friendly City Project – Baseline Assessment and Training and Professional Support (Pilot Phase for 2 Districts)

Sept 1, 2015 – June 2019 (Tentative 3 years 9 months)

Investigator(s): Prof. Terry Lum (PI), Dr. Vivian Lou (Co-I), Dr. Patsy Chau (Co-I), Dr. Angela Leung (Co-I), Prof. Rebecca Chiu (Co-I), Dr. Michael Tse (Co-I)

Funding Source(s) and Amount (HK$):The Hong Kong Jockey Club Charities Trust, HK$4,500,000

 

2015-Sep1 2015

A Culturally Appropriate Multimodal Non-pharmacological Intervention for Chinese People with Mild Alzheimer’s Disease

Sept 1, 2015 – Nov 30, 2015

Investigator(s): Dr. Gloria Wong (PI), Prof. Terry Lum (Co-I), Dr. David Dai (Co-I), Prof. Claudia Lai (Co-I), Prof. Doris Yu (Co-I), Dr. Jennifer Tang (Co-I)

Funding Source(s) and Amount (HK$): HKU Seed Funding Programme for Basic Research, HK$43,000

2015-jul1 2015

GrandMove Project to Promote Elders' Robustness against Frailty

Jul 1, 2015 – Jun 30, 2018

Investigator(s): Dr. Terry Lum (Co-PI), Dr. Gloria Wong (Co-PI), Dr. MW Cheung (Co-I), Dr. Joseph Kwan (Co-I), Dr. Angela Leung (Co-I), Dr. Hao Luo (Co-I), Dr. Michael Tse (Co-I), Mrs. Teresa Tsien Wong (Co-I)

Funding Source(s) and Amount (HK$): Simon K.Y. Lee Foundation, HK$5,292,622

 

 

2015-May1 2015

Contributing Factors and Early Outcomes of Delayed Help-seeking and Intervention in Dementia: Naturalistic Prospective Study and Predictive Model

May 1, 2015 – Feb 28, 2016

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

Funding Source(s) and Amount (HK$): HKU Seed Funding Programme for Applied Research, HK$96,068

 

2015-Apr1 2015

Project Sunrise : a 'District-based Community Shared-Care Model'

Apr 1, 2015 – Mar 31, 2018

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

Funding Source(s) and Amount (HK$): Hong Kong Alzheimer's Disease Association, HK$200,000

 

2015-Mar10 2015

Evaluating the Effectiveness of the Recovery Program for Stroke Patients

Mar 20, 2015 – Mar 20, 2016

Investigator(s): Dr. Vivian Lou (PI), Prof. Cecilia Chan (Co-I), Dr. Terry Lum (Co-I), Dr. Andy Ho (Co-I), Dr. Jennifer Tang (Co-I)

Funding Source(s) and Amount (HK$):The Neighbourhood Advice-Action Council, HK$195,000

 

2015-Feb1 2015

Management Research Services for Aging Members and their Family Members/ Care-givers

Feb 1, 2015 – Feb 29, 2016

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

Funding Source(s) and Amount (HK$): Hong Kong Down Syndrome Association, HK$239,846

 

2015-jan1-2 2015

A Randomization Controlled Trial of Non-pharmacological Interventions for Dementia: Investigations of Effectiveness, Cost-effectiveness and Mechanism

Jan 1, 2015 – Dec 31, 2016

Investigator(s): Dr. Terry Lum (PI), Dr. Joseph Kwan (Co-I), Prof. Chetwyn Chan (Co-I), Dr. Henry Mak (Co-I)

Funding Source(s) and Amount (HK$): HKU Seed Fund for Incubating Group-based Collaborative Research Projects, HK$100,000

 

2015-jan1 2015

Characteristics and predictors of productive ageing involvement among older Chinese in Hong Kong

Jan 1, 2015 – Dec 31, 2016

Investigator(s): Dr. Terry Lum (PI), Prof. Cheng Sheung Tak (Co-I), Prof. Morrow-Howell, Nancy (Co-I). Prof. Ada Mui (Co-I), Dr. Gloria Wong (Co-I)

Funding Source(s) and Amount (HK$): General Research Fund, HK$491,726