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Composition, Functions and Member List of the Chinese Medicine Council of Hong Kong

Composition
  1. a chairman;
  2. 5 Chinese medicine practitioners;
  3. 5 persons from the trade of Chinese medicines;
  4. 2 persons from educational or scientific research institutions in Hong Kong;
  5. 3 lay persons;
  6. 2 public officers; and
  7. the Director of Health (ex officio member).

 

Functions
  1. to ensure adequate standards of professional practice and professional conduct in the profession of Chinese medicine practitioners;
  2. to promote professional education of Chinese medicine practitioners;
  3. to ensure adequate standards of practice and conduct in the trade of Chinese medicines;
  4. to promote and ensure-
    1. the proper use of Chinese herbal medicines;
    2. the safety, quality and efficacy of proprietary Chinese medicines;
  5. to co-ordinate and supervise the activities of the Chinese Medicine Practitioners Board and the Chinese Medicines Board; and
  6. to carry out any other functions assigned to it under the Chinese Medicine Ordinance.

Without prejudice to the generality of the above-mentioned (e), the Chinese Medicine Council shall co-ordinate and supervise the activities of the Chinese Medicine Practitioners Board and the Chinese Medicines Board by -

  1. determining the policies to be implemented by the boards;
  2. examining policy matters in relation to the activities of the boards;
  3. examining any proposals, recommendations and reports from the boards regarding the activities of the boards or the implementation of policies and directing the boards to amend any of such proposals or recommendations as it thinks fit;
  4. directing the boards to implement such policies and activities as it thinks fit;
  5. handling appeals against decisions of the boards as provided for under the Chinese Medicine Ordinance;
  6. providing any advice and assistance as may be required by the boards; and
  7. exercising its powers under the Chinese Medicine Ordinance in such manner as it considers most conducive to the satisfactory performance by each board of the board's functions under the Chinese Medicine Ordinance.

 

Member list
Mrs HU LEUNG Tze-wai, Jeanie
Chairman
Dr WONG Yu-yeuk
Member
Chinese Medicine Practitioner
Dr WONG Hung-ngan
Member
Chinese Medicine Practitioner
Dr CHAN Kar-chack
Member
Chinese Medicine Practitioner
Dr LIONG Ching
Member
Chinese Medicine Practitioner
Mr TSE Hing-min, Sonny
Member
Chinese Medicine Practitioner
Dr CHU Ka-wing
Member
Person from Trade of Chinese Medicines
Mr LUI Wai-keung
Member
Person from Trade of Chinese Medicines
Mr CHAN Wai-ho, Jacob
Member
Person from Trade of Chinese Medicines
Ms WONG Sau-wan
Member
Person from Trade of Chinese Medicines
Mr TSANG Yiu-tong
Member
Person from Trade of Chinese Medicines
Prof BIAN Zhao-xiang
Member
Person from Educational/Scientific Research Institutions in Hong Kong
Prof FENG Yi-bin
Member
Person from Educational/Scientific Research Institutions in Hong Kong
Dr LAU Sze-ngar, Grace
Member
Lay Person
Ms AU YEUNG Fung-ying, Michelle
Member
Lay Person
Mr KWONG Cho-shing, Antonio MH
Member
Lay Person
Dr LEE Wai-on
Member
Government Chemist
Dr CHIU Pui-yin, Amy JP
Member
Controller, Regulatory Affairs, Department of Health
Dr LAM Man-kin, Ronald JP
Ex officio member
Director of Health

 

Arrangement of the member list is on the basis of composition listed above and strokes of Chinese name

 

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