Prof CHIU Wing Kai Stephen 

The Long March towards Professionalization: Study of Chinese Medicine Practitioners' Attitudes towards Professional Development in Hong Kong

Project Year: 2019 - 2020

Funding Source: Public Policy Research Funding Scheme

Project Team Member: Prof CHIU Wing Kai Stephen

The purpose of this study is to conduct a survey of Chinese medicine practitioners in Hong Kong to understand their personal and professional backgrounds, their practicing status and their views on the major issues and policies impinging on the development Chinese medicine. We hope this will deepen our understanding of the profession and the sector in Hong Kong. Furthermore, through a consolidation of the divergent views of the industry and identification of common grounds, we could come up with feasible recommendations for further policy deliberations of the relevant professional community and policymakers.