Prof Benny Zee
Assistant Dean (Research), Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Prof Benny Zee is Assistant Dean of Research for the Faculty of Medicine and also Professor and Director of the Centre for Clinical Research and Biostatistics and Head of the Division of Biostatistics in the Jockey Club School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK), and Director of Clinical Trials and Biostatistics Lab in the CU Shenzhen Research Institute (SZRI). He is the Chairman of the Joint CUHK-NTEC Clinical Research Ethics Committee (CREC) since 2006. Professor Zee obtained his Ph.D in Biostatistics from the University of Pittsburgh USA in 1987. He then joined the NCIC Clinical Trials Group as Senior Biostatistician, and faculty member in the Department of Community Health and Epidemiology of Queen’s University Canada from 1987-2001. Professor Zee has strong interest in various aspects of multi-center clinical trials, including statistical methods, data management, drug and medical device development. He is also active in medical devices development such as “automatic retinal imaging analysis system (ARIAS)” and serves in the Centre for Entrepreneurship of CUHK. He had published more than 170 international peer reviewed journal articles and serves in various data & safety monitoring committees for international drug trials.