VINCENT MOK BIO
Dr Vincent Mok is a Neurologist currently working as Professor in the Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China. He is also the Director of the Master of Science Programme in Stroke and Clinical Neurosciences.
Professor Mok is Chief of Cognitive Disorders Section of the Division, Executive Committee member of the Asian Society Against Dementia, Scientific Chair of the Chinese Dementia Research Association, Honorary Member of the Cognitive Disorder and Dementia Group of the National Chinese Medical Association, and Hong Kong Delegate of the World Federation of Neurology. He was an invited member of the writing group of the Stroke Progress Review Group in Vascular Cognitive Impairment for the National Institute of Neurological Diseases and Stroke.
His key research areas are mechanism of cerebral small vessel disease and cognitive impairment, validation of neuropsychological tools in the evaluation of vascular cognitive impairment, neuroimaging correlates of vascular cognitive impairment, poststroke cognitive decline, and preventive therapies in cerebral small vessel disease. To date, he has authored more than 130 original and review articles and numerous book chapters.