CUHK established partnerships with ETH Zurich, Imperial College London and Johns Hopkins University on 31 January to deepen ties on transdisciplinary medical robotics research. The three top-notch overseas institutions will collaborate with CUHK through the planned Multi-Scale Medical Robotics Centre which aims to develop effective and accessible imaging and robotic technologies that will reshape the future of medical diagnosis and treatment of diseases in multiple specialties, in a bid to improve patients’ quality of life. The event was witnessed by The Hon Mrs. Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor (centre, back row), Chief Executive of HKSAR; Prof. Rocky S. Tuan (left, back row), Vice-Chancellor and President; and Mr. Nicholas W. Yang (right, back row), Secretary for Innovation and Technology.
This article was originally published in No. 532, Newsletter in Feb 2019.