Karis Cheng

Cheng Karis

  • Professor, Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies  
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Director, Graduate Research Programmes in Nursing, Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies
Joint Appointment(s)
  • Executive Member, East Asian Forum of Nursing Scholars, Singapore
  • Associate Editor, International Journal of Qualitative Methods
  • Associate Editor, European Journal of Cancer Care
  • Editorial Board Member, European Journal of Oncology Nursing
  • Vice-Chair, Mucositis Study Group, Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer
  • Interest Group Leadership, Nursing and Allied Health Interest Group, International Society of Geriatric Oncology
Academic Qualifications
  • PhD,  The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Epidemiology and Biostatistics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
  • BN (Hons, First Class), The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Research Interest(s)
  • Supportive Cancer Care
  • Symptom Epidemiology and Management
  • Cancer Survivorship
  • Instrument Development and Advanced Psychometric Analysis
  • Chronic Disease Management
Recent Publications
  • 1. Cheng KKF, Lim YTE, Koh ZM, Tam WWS. 2017 Aug. Home-based multidimensional survivorship programmes for breast cancer survivors. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 2017(8). doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD011152.pub2.
  • 2. Cheng KKF. 2017 Jun. Prevention of gastrointestinal side-effects in paediatric oncology: What are the guidelines?. Current Opinion in Supportive and Palliative Care. 11(2):120-124. doi: 10.1097/SPC.0000000000000264.
  • 3. Cheng KKF, Clark AM. 2017 Jan. Qualitative methods and patient-reported outcomes: Measures development and adaptation. International Journal of Qualitative Methods. 16(1). doi: 10.1177/1609406917700647.
  • 4. Burhenn PS, McCarthy AL, Begue A, Nightingale G, Cheng K, Kenis C. 2016 Sep. Geriatric assessment in daily oncology practice for nurses and allied health care professionals: Opinion paper of the Nursing and Allied Health Interest Group of the International Society of Geriatric Oncology (SIOG). Journal of Geriatric Oncology. 7(5):315-324. doi: 10.1016/j.jgo.2016.02.006.
  • 5. Koh KWL, Wang W, Richards AM, Chan MY, Cheng KKF. 2016 Jun. Effectiveness of advanced practice nurse-led telehealth on readmissions and health-related outcomes among patients with post-acute myocardial infarction: ALTRA Study Protocol. Journal of Advanced Nursing. 72(6):1357-1367. doi: 10.1111/jan.12933.