Ying, Cherry Lau

Lau Ying, Cherry

Appointment(s)
  • Assistant Professor, Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Chairperson, House System, Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies
  • Programme Director, BSc Nursing (Hons) Programme, Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies
  • Member, Education Committee, Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies
  • Member, Department Ethic Review Committee, Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies
Joint Appointment(s)
  • Honorary Professor, West China Second (Women and Children) University Hospital, Sichuan University, China
Academic Qualifications
  • PhD, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
  • Master of Nursing in Advanced Practice, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
  • BN (Hons, Second Class, Division One), The University of Hong Kong
  • Bachelor of Health Science (Nursing), Monash University, Australia
  • Diploma in General Nursing, School of Nursing Kwong Wah Hospital, Hong Kong    
Research Interest(s)
  • Women’s Health
  • Obese and Overweight
  • Psychological Health
  • Instrument Development
  • Breastfeeding
Recent Publications
  • 1. Liaw, S. Y., Carpio, G. A. C., Lau, Y., Tan, S. C., Lim, W. S., & Goh, P. S. (2018). Multiuser virtual worlds in healthcare education: A systematic review. NURSE EDUCATION TODAY, 65, 136-149. doi:10.1016/j.nedt.2018.01.006.
  • 2. Lau, Y., & Chan, K. S. (2018). Psychometric evaluation of the Chinese version of the fear of intimacy with helping professionals scale. PLOS ONE, 13(5), 18 pages. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0196774.
  • 3. Lau, Y., Cheng, L. J., Chi, C., Tsai, C., Ong, K. W., Ho-Lim, S. S. T., . . . Tan, K. L. (2018). Development of a healthy lifestyle mobile app for overweight pregnant women: Qualitative study. Journal of Medical Internet Research, 20(4). doi:10.2196/mhealth.9718.
  • 4. Shorey, S., Chee, C., Chong, Y. S., Ng, E. D., Lau, Y., & Dennis, C. L. (2018). Evaluation of technology-based peer support intervention program for preventing postnatal depression: Protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Journal of Medical Internet Research, 20(3). doi:10.2196/resprot.9416.
  • 5. Lau, Y., Tha, P. H., & Kwong, H. K. D. (2018). Sociodemographic, obstetric characteristics, antenatal morbidities, and perinatal depressive symptoms: A three-wave prospective study. PLOS ONE, 13(2), 17 pages. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0188365.