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 Coordinator, 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. Klainin-Yobas P, He HG, Lau Y. 2015 Dec. Physical fitness, health behaviour and health among nursing students: A descriptive correlational study. Nurse Educ Today. 35(12):1199-205. doi: 10.1016/j.nedt.2015.06.014. 26154132
  • 2. Wang W, Lau Y, Palham S, Chow A, He HG. 2015 Apr. Psychometric testing of the Chinese Mandarin version of the MacNew Heart-related Quality of Life questionnaire in patients with myocardial infarction in mainland China. Int J Nurs Pract. 21(2):147-55. doi: 10.1111/ijn.12238. 24593657.
  • 3. Lau Y, Wang Y, Kwong DH, Wang Y. 2015. Testing direct and moderating effects of coping styles on the relationship between perceived stress and antenatal anxiety symptoms. J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol. 36(1):29-35. doi: 10.3109/0167482X.2014.992410. 25541216.
  • 4. Klainin-Yobas P, Oo WN, Suzanne Yew PY, Lau Y. 2015. Effects of relaxation interventions on depression and anxiety among older adults: A systematic review. Aging Ment Health. 19(12):1043-55. doi: 10.1080/13607863.2014.997191. 25574576
  • 5. Lau Y, Wong DF, Wang Y, Kwong DH, Wang Y. 2014 Oct. The roles of social support in helping chinese women with antenatal depressive and anxiety symptoms cope with perceived stress. Arch Psychiatr Nurs. 28(5):305-13. doi: 10.1016/j.apnu.2014.05.009. 25439971.