Christopher Kai-shun Leung, MD

Dr. Christopher Leung is Associate Professor of the Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences, the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK). He completed clinical and research fellowship training at the Hamilton Glaucoma Center of the University of California, San Diego. He is a clinician-scientist with research interest in retinal nerve fiber layer and retinal ganglion cells imaging. Among his research awards include Hong Kong Medical Association Prize, National Best Paper on Prevention of Blindness in the World Ophthalmology Congress 2006, Schanzlin Research Award, World Glaucoma Association Science Award – the Promise, AAO Achievement Award, ARVO/Alcon Clinician-Scientist Research Award and the APAO Nakajima Award. Dr Leung currently serves on the Associate Advisory Board of the World Glaucoma Association (WGA), and as reviewer of over 20 peer-reviewed journals in ophthalmology and visual sciences.