Raymond H. Liang received the B.S. degree in medicine and surgery from the University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong in 1979. In 1983, he was a Member of the Royal Colleges of Physicians, UK. Moreover, he was a Founding Fellow of the Hong Kong College of Physicians in 1986. Liang received the D.M. degree from the University of Hong Kong in 1990, and his thesis was entitled “Malignant lymphomas in Hong Kong Chinese” (Sir Patrick Manson Gold Medal). He was a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians, Edinburgh, UK; a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, UK; a Founding Fellow of the Hong Kong Academy of Medicine (Internal Medicine); a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of London, UK; a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians, Australia; an Honorary Fellow of the American College of Physicians, USA; an Honorary Fellow of the Academy of Medicine of Singapore; an Honorary Fellow of the College of Physicians, Singapore in 1992, 1992, 1993, 1995, 1995, 2009, 2009, 2009, respectively. Liang was an S.H. Ho Professor in hematology and oncology, Department of Medicine, University of Hong Kong (2005); the Chair Professor in hematology and oncology, Department of Medicine, University of Hong Kong (1999); the Chief of the Division of Haematology/Oncology and the Head of the Bone Marrow Transplant Unit, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong (1995); the Honorary Consultant of the Hospital Authority, Hong Kong (1992); the Deputy Head of the Department of Medicine, HKU (2004); a registered specialist in hematology, General Medical Council, UK (2000); the Senior Advisor to the Dean of Medicine, University of Hong Kong (2008); the President of the Hong Kong Academy of Medicine (2008).
Biography Updated on 8 September 2009