Dr Michael Ni joined the School of Public Health as Clinical Assistant Professor in August 2012. After obtaining his medical degree from HKU, Dr Ni trained in internal medicine at Queen Mary Hospital and pursued postgraduate studies at the Harvard School of Public Health. He obtained his Membership of the Royal College of Physicians of the United Kingdom in 2011, and is the recipient of the American College of Chest Physicians Prize.
Dr Ni is Programme Director for the FAMILY Cohort, a territory-wide cohort study on individual- and household-level health, happiness and family harmony. He maintains active collaborations in chronic disease and psychiatric epidemiology locally and internationally, and is a reviewer for Journal of Public Health and PLoS ONE. His research interests include chronic disease epidemiology, psychiatric epidemiology, lifestyle and lifecourse epidemiology.