The interview of the first round ‘Hong Kong High School Elite Programme for Future Leaders in Biomedicine’ was carried out on Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area International Research Platform for Aptamer-based Translational Medicine and Drug Discovery (HKAP). The first batch of candidates were students from Hong Kong Baptist UniversityAffiliated School Wong Kam Fai Secondary and Primary School (A-School).
On May 6, 2019, teachers and shortlisted student candidates from A-School visited the laboratory of Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area International Research Platform for Aptamer-based Translational Medicine and Drug Discovery (HKAP) located in Hong Kong Science Park. Every shortlisted student was interviewed and each student selected was paired up with two instructors on the platform.
‘It is our vision to apply and transfer the knowledge and expertise in biomedicine to cultivate elites of Translational Medicine and Drug Discovery among the G10 to G12 Hong Kong students. Outstanding participants will have theopportunity to co-author academic papers, receive honorary certificate and recommendation from the professors on the platform for their further higher education applications.’ said Prof. Zhang Ge, the Executive Director of the HKAP.
Prof. Zhang Ge (HKAP), Prof. Ren Kangning (HKAP), Dr. Li Fangfei (HKAP), Dr. Yu Yuanyuan (HKAP), Dr. Liang Chao (HKAP), Miss Ren Qing (HKAP), Dr. Liu Jin (HKAP), Dr. Ni Shuaijian (HKAP)，Mr. Lam Kwok Wing (A-School), Lim Natalie Joan (A-School), Wong Kui Kwan (A-School), Lee Tak Yin Quinton (A-School), Du Chelsea H. (A-School) and Chan Sum Yee (A-School) attended the interview.