William Cs Cho
Professor and Chairman
Department of Patient Care
Dr. William Chi-shing Cho is a scientific officer at the Department of Clinical Oncology in Queen Elizabeth Hospital. He is a Chartered Scientist granted by the Science Council (UK) and a fellow member of several institutes, including the Institute of Biomedical Science (UK), Hong Kong Institute of Biomedical Science and Hong Kong Society for Molecular Diagnostic Sciences. Dr. Cho has published over 100 papers and plenty of books covering cancer biomarkers, proteomics and microRNAs. He serves as the editor-in-chief, editor and associate editor of a number of international medical journals. Dr. Cho is also an international grant reviewer of the Hope Funds for Cancer Research (USA), Cancer Research UK, Science Foundation (Ireland), National Medical Research Council (Singapore), and Academia Sinica Investigator Award (Taiwan).
He is specialized in molecular oncology, Chinese herbal medicine, pathology, clinical cancer research, pharmacology, molecular diagnostics, tumor marker discovery, cancer therapeutics, proteomics, bioinformatics, diabetes mellitus and drug target discovery. His main research interests have been focusing on cancer studies utilizing high-throughput technologies to discover biomarkers for cancer diagnosis, treatment prediction and prognostication.