Dr. Hextan Ngan
Chair Professor and Head of Department of obstetricsand gynaecology
The University of Hong Kong
Dr. Ngan has been a gynaecological oncologist accredited by the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG) since 1993, and has vast experience in open, laparoscopic and robot-assisted cancer surgery. She has got more than 350 publications in peer-review journals. Her research interest is in biomolecular studies, cancer screening, clinical trials and psychosocial studies in gynaecological oncology and her research interest in robotic surgeries are in all gynaecological cancer treatment including radical hysterectomy and trachelectomy, total laparoscopic hysterectomy and bilateral salpingooophoterectomy, pelvic and para-aortic lymphadenectomy, omentectomy, appendectomy. She has been endowed with Tsao Yin-Kai Professorship in Obstetrics and Gynaecology in 2009. Dr. Ngan is also the head of the gynaecological oncology team and laboratory of the University of Hong Kong, the Chief of Service in Obstetrics &Gynaecology of the University of Hong Kong-Shenzhen Hospital and Chair of Specialty (“COS”) for Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Gleneagles Hong Kong Hospital Limited.