Associate Professor Lap-Ki Chan

The University Of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Dr Lap Ki Chan is an anatomist and medical educator, with a background in orthopedics and physical anthropology. He is currently an associate professor in the School of Biomedical Sciences, coordinator of the Division of Anatomy, and the deputy director of the Bau Institute of Medical and Health Sciences Education, at the Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine at The University of Hong Kong. His research interests include innovative pedagogies in anatomy education, problem-based learning (PBL), team-based learning (TBL), interprofessional education (IPE), and faculty development. He is the director of the Staff and Professional Development Program at the medical faculty of HKU, as well as the educator for the Asia Pacific region for the AO Foundation (Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Osteosynthesefragen). His teaching excellence has been recognized by such awards as the Thomas Henry Huxley Instructorship from Duke University, Outstanding Teaching Award from The University of Hong Kong, and the Bronze Discipline Award (Life Sciences) in the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) Stars-Wharton Reimagine Education Awards. He serves as an associate editor for Anatomical Sciences Education.