Tam, Man Hin Cecilia

Assistant Lecturer
  • BA(Waterloo), MPH(HK)
phone 3917 9284
email tamcmh@hku.hk

Ms Cecilia Tam graduated from the University of Waterloo, Canada (Hons. Bachelor of Arts) in Sociology and English Language and Literature, and she had completed her Master of Public Health studies at the University of Hong Kong. Since joining the School of Public Health, Ms Tam has been actively involved in undergraduate teaching for both medical, nursing and allied medical students, which includes problem-based learning, problem based public health, medical sociology and evidence-based practice public health . She is also involved with academic curriculum coordination for MBBS Problem Based Public Health module, nursing course Behavioural Sciences II, and Patient Care Project-Palliative and Supportive Care .

The focus of her research is on palliative care and end of life care, medical decision making, and doctor patient communication. Other research interests include quality of life, elderly care and medical education.