Talk title Biostatistics Approach to Big Data Analytic in Medical Device Development – Automatic Retinal Image Analysis (ARIA)
Speaker Prof. Benny Chung-Ying ZEE
Director, Centre for Clinical Research and Biostatistics
Professor, Jockey Club School of Public Health and Primary Care
Assistant Dean (Research), Faculty of Medicine, Chinese University of Hong Kong
Date & Time 9 November 2017 (Thursday) 15:00-16:00
Venue Room G004, E12 Building (University of Macau)
Biography Prof. Benny Zee is the Assistant Dean (Research) for the Faculty of Medicine and also a Professor and Head of the Division of Biostatistics and Director of the Centre for Clinical Research and Biostatistics in the JC School of Public Health and Primary Care, Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK). He is the Director of Clinical Trials and Biostatistics Lab in the CU Shenzhen Research Institute (SZRI) and serves as an Executive Committee member in the Centre for Entrepreneurship and holds honorary appointments in the Department of Clinical Oncology and the Department of Statistics of CUHK. He is also the Chairman of the Joint CUHK-NTEC Clinical Research Ethics Committee since 2006. Prof. Zee obtained his Ph.D in Biostatistics from the University of Pittsburgh USA in 1987. He then joined the National Cancer Institute of Canada Clinical Trials Group as a Senior Biostatistician and faculty member in the Department of Community Health and Epidemiology and the Department of Mathematics and Statistics of Queen’s University Canada from 1987-2001. He remains as Adjunct Professor with Queen’s University after he joined CUHK and is actively promoting international academic activities and collaborations.