Congratulations! Professors Gabriel Leung and Lam Tai Hing were awarded the Gold Bauhinia Star (GBS) and Bronze Bauhinia Star (BBS) respectively.
The Chief Executive has accorded awards to a total of 295 persons in this year's Honours List. We are pleased to have Professors Gabriel Leung and TH Lam included in the list. Our sincere congratulations to them for the recognition of their significant contribution to Hong Kong and for their dedicated public and community service!
Professor Gabriel M Leung
Professor Leung is awarded the Gold Bauhinia Star (GBS) in recognition of his loyal and distinguished service to the Government and the Hong Kong community, particularly in his capacity as the Under Secretary for Food and Health and as the Director of the Chief Executive's Office. He has made exemplary effort in protecting and promoting the health of the population, improving environmental hygiene, and ensuring the efficient operation of the Chief Executive's Office.
Professor Lam Tai-hing
Professor Lam is awarded the Bronze Bauhinia Star (BBS) for his meritorious service in the medical field, particularly his valuable contribution to the promotion of tobacco control and prevention of AIDS.