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Dr. Donald Kwok Tung Li

Dr. Donald Kwok Tung Li


Dr. Donald Li is the Immediate Past President of the Hong Kong Academy of Medicine (HKAM), and also the chairman of the governing committee of the Hong Kong Jockey Club Disaster Preparedness and Response Institute (HKJC DPRI) of the HKAM. Dr Li is a specialist in Family Medicine in private practice. He is the President-elect of the World Organization of Family Doctors (WONCA) and Censor of the Hong Kong College of Family Physicians.

Throughout his career, Dr Li has been a leading expert and ardent advocate in promoting better primary care and family medicine in Hong Kong, mainland China and internationally. Dr Li has been an invited speaker at numerous local, regional and international scientific meetings. He is an active member serving on many Hong Kong governmental and public health bodies. He dedicates much of his professional time to academia and teaching. He is Honorary Professor in Family Medicine and Public Health at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, and also Honorary Professor of the Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine of the University of Hong Kong.  He is advisor to the People’s Republic of China in general practice development and enhancement, and Honorary Consultancy Professor of Medical College of Fudan University, Shanghai, China. He has received Honorary Fellow degrees from different academic colleges around the world in family medicine and general medicine.

Dr Li is active in community work. He is the Honorary Secretary of the St. John's Ambulance council, the Chairman of the Sheng Kung Hui Welfare Council and Honorary Steward of the Hong Kong Jockey Club. Furthermore, he is the Chairman of the Bauhinia Research Foundation, a leading think tank in Hong Kong.

Dr Li has been the Advisor of The Hong Kong Academy of Nursing since 2013. He has provided invaluable advice and insightful comments that contribute a great deal to the work of the HKAN.

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