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Functions and Members

The Medical Council of Hong Kong

The Medical Council of Hong Kong (the Council) is established under the Medical Registration Ordinance, Cap. 161, Laws of Hong Kong to handle registration and disciplinary regulation of medical practitioners in Hong Kong.

Composition

As stipulated in the amended section 3(2) of the Medical Registration Ordinance, which has come into operation on 6 April 2018, the Council shall comprise 24 registered medical practitioners and 8 lay members as follows:-

(a)
2 registered medical practitioners nominated respectively by:
  • University of Hong Kong;
  • The Chinese University of Hong Kong;
  • Hong Kong Academy of Medicine;

(b)
the Director of Health, or his/her representative, as an ex officio member;

(c)
the Chief Executive of the Hospital Authority, or his/her representative, as an ex officio member;

(d)
7 registered medical practitioners who are members of the Hong Kong Medical Association (“HKMA”) nominated and elected by the HKMA;

(e)
7 registered medical practitioners who are ordinarily resident in Hong Kong elected by all registered medical practitioners;

(f)
2 registered medical practitioners who are Fellows of the Hong Kong Academy of Medicine (“HKAM”) nominated and elected by the HKAM;

(g)
4 lay members appointed by the Chief Executive;

(h)
3 lay members elected by patient organizations; and

(i)
1 lay member nominated by the Consumer Council.

The Director of Health is the ex-officio Registrar of Medical Practitioners.

Membership

The current membership of the Council is as follows:-

Chairman : Prof. LAU Wan-yee, Joseph, SBS
Members : Mrs BIRCH LEE Suk-yee, Sandra, GBS JP *
  Dr Pierre CHAN
  Dr CHAN Tin-sang, Augustine
  Mr CHAN Wing-kai *
  Dr CHAN Yee-shing
  Dr CHENG Chi-man
  Dr CHEUNG Chin-pang
  Dr CHEUNG Hon-ming
  Dr CHOI Kin, Gabriel
  Prof. CHOW Yat-ngok, York, GBS MBE
  Dr CHOW Yu-fat
  Dr CHUNG Kin-lai
  Prof. FOK Tai-fai, SBS JP
  Dr HO Hung-kwong, Duncan
  Dr HO Pak-leung, JP
  Ms HUI Mei-sheung, Tennessy, MH JP *
  Mr HUNG Hin-ching, Joseph *
  Dr IP Wing-yuk
  Mr LAM Chi-yau *
  Dr LAM Man-kin, Ronald, JP
  Dr LAU Chor-chiu, GMSM MH JP
  Ms LI Siu-hung *
  Dr LEE Wai-hung, Danny
  Dr LEUNG Chi-chiu
  Dr LUNG David Christopher, MH
  Dr MAK Siu-king
  Dr MARCET Marcus Mitchell
  Prof. TANG Wai-king, Grace, SBS JP
  Mr WONG Hin-wing, Simon, MH *
  Prof. WONG Yung-hou, MH *
  Dr YEUNG Hip-wo, Victor
Legal Adviser : Mr Edward SHUM
  Mr NG Cheuk-kwan, Stanley
Secretary : Miss Suzanne WONG

* Lay member of the Council

Attendance of Members at the Policy Meetings of the Medical Council in 2020

Attendance of Members at the Disciplinary Inquires of the Medical Council in 2020