Centre Director, CUHK Centre for Bioethics
Dr Derrick Au received his undergraduate and medical education at Brown University. He served in public hospitals in Hong Kong since 1984. By training he is a physician specializing in Geriatric Medicine and Rehabilitation Medicine, and practiced clinical medicine for over 20 years before moving on to hospital services management, first at hospital level then in Hospital Authority (HA) Head Office. He was appointed Head of Human Resources of HA in 2011 and the Director of Quality and Safety in 2014. Dr. Au has long-term interest in clinical ethics and bioethics and has recently joined the CUHK to be the Director of the CUHK Centre for Bioethics.