Prof. Benny Zee 徐仲鍈教授

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Benny Chung-Ying Zee, PhD

Director, Office of Research and Knowledge Transfer Services; Professor/Head Division of Biostatistics, Director, Centre for Clinical Research & Biostatistics, Faculty of Medicine, Chinese University of Hong Kong

Prof. Benny Zee is the Director of the Office of Research and Knowledge Transfer Services (ORKTS) of the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK), and remains active in his research as the Director of the Centre for Clinical Research and Biostatistics (CCRB) in the JC School of Public Health and Primary Care. He holds honorary appointments in the Department of Clinical Oncology and the Department of Statistics of CUHK. He was the Chairman of the Joint CUHK-NTEC Clinical Research Ethics Committee from 2006 to 2020. Professor Zee obtained his PhD in Biostatistics from the University of Pittsburgh, USA in 1987. He then joined the National Cancer Institute of Canada Clinical Trials Group as a Senior Biostatistician and faculty member in the Department of Community Health and Epidemiology and the Department of Mathematics and Statistics of Queen’s University Canada from 1987-2001. He remains an Adjunct Professor at Queen’s University after joining CUHK and actively promotes international academic activities and collaborations.

Professor Zee is strongly interested in multi-centre clinical trials, including statistical methods, data management, and drug and medical device development. On the methodological side, he is active in Biostatistics research, especially in clinical trial design, bioinformatics, quality of life, data & safety monitoring and other statistical issues. He has experience in developing efficient data management procedures using advanced computer technology, plus ample experience working with industry to design and carry out clinical trials that satisfy both academic interests and industry objectives. He has tremendous experience developing research infrastructures such as the Ethics Committee, GCP Centre and quality assurance team to conduct clinical research in hospitals that satisfies regulatory and international requirements. He is also active in medical device development, such as “automatic retinal imaging analysis (ARIA)”, and serves in the Centre for Entrepreneurship of CUHK. He has published over 250 international peer-reviewed journal articles and serves in various committees, including advisory committees for drug development and data & safety monitoring committees for international drug trials.

徐仲锳教授是香港中文大學公共衛生學院教授/臨床研究及生物統計中心的中心主任及香港中文大學臨床腫瘤學和統計系的名譽委任教授。自2006年至2020年,他也是香港中文大學及醫管局新界東聯網臨床研究倫理委員會主席。徐教授於1987年從美國匹茲堡大學獲得了生物統計學博士後,加入了加拿大國家癌症研究所的臨床試驗中心任高級生物統計主任。 從1987年至2001年, 他在加拿大皇后大學 (Queen’s University Canada) 的社區衛生及流行病學系和數學及統計系任教。他加入香港中文大學之後,積極推動國際學術活動,仍然作為加拿大皇后大學的兼職教授。



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