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Professor Lam, Walter Yu Hang
BDS, MDS (Pros), AdvDip Prosth, PhD (HKU), FHKAM (Dent Surg), FCDSHK (Pros); MFDS RCSEd, MFDS RCPSG, FDS RCSEd, FDS RCPSG, MPros RCSEd, FRACDS, FHEA
General Information
Title
Clinical Assistant Professor in Prosthodontics
Division
Restorative Dental Sciences
Phone Number
2859 0306
Research Theme
Clinical Artificial Intelligence
Areas of Research Expertise
Artificial Intelligence
Digital Dentistry
CAD/CAM Dentistry
Robotic Dentistry
Prosthodontics​
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Publications
Article
  1. Chau Reinhard Chun Wang, Thu Khaing Myat, Yu Ollie Yiru, Hsung Richard Tai-Chiu, Lo Edward Chin Man, Lam Walter Yu Hang. Performance of Generative Artificial Intelligence in Dental Licensing Examinations, International Dental Journal 2024; doi:10.1016/j.identj.2023.12.007
  2. Ng JPZ, Lam WYH, Pow EHN, Botelho MG. A qualitative analysis of patient’s lived experience on their treatment journey with nasopharyngeal carcinoma, Journal of Dentistry 2023; 134 doi:10.1016/j.jdent.2023.104518
  3. Thu KM, Molinero-Mourelle P, Yeung AWK, Abou-Ayash S, Lam WYH. Which clinical and laboratory procedures should be used to fabricate digital complete dentures? A systematic review, Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry 2023; doi:10.1016/j.prosdent.2023.07.027
  4. Ajmera Deepal Haresh, Zhang Congyi, Ng Janson Hoi Hei, Hsung Richard Tai‑Chiu, Lam Walter Yu Hang, Wang Wenping, Leung Yiu Yan, Khambay Balvinder S, Gu Min. Three-dimensional assessment of facial asymmetry in class III subjects, part 2: evaluating asymmetry index and asymmetry scores, Clinical Oral Investigations 2023; doi:10.1007/s00784-023-05193-x
  5. Yung D, Tse AK, Hsung RT, Botelho MG, Pow EH, Lam WY. Comparison of the colour accuracy of a single-lens reflex camera and a smartphone camera in a clinical context, Journal of Dentistry 2023; 137 doi:10.1016/j.jdent.2023.104681
  6. Chau Reinhard Chun Wang, Thu Khaing Myat, Chaurasia Akhilanand, Hsung Richard Tai Chiu, Lam Walter Yu-Hang. A Systematic Review of the Use of mHealth in Oral Health Education among Older Adults, Dentistry Journal 2023; 11(8) doi:10.3390/dj11080189
  7. Thu Khaing Myat, Yeung Andy Wai Kan, Samaranayake Lakshman, Lam Walter Yu Hang. Denture Plaque Biofilm Visual Assessment Methods: A Systematic Review, International Dental Journal 2023; doi:10.1016/j.identj.2023.06.010
  8. El Tantawi Maha, Lam Walter Yu Hang, Giraudeau Nicolas, Virtanen Jorma, Matanhire Cleopatra, Chifamba Timothy, Sabbah Wael, Gomaa Noha, Al-Maweri Sadeq Ali, Uribe Sergio, Mohebbi Simin, Hasmun Noren, Guan Guangzhao, Polonowita Ajith, Khan Sadika Begum, Pisano Massimo, Ellakany Passent, Baraka Marwa Mohamed, Ali Abdalmawla Alhussin, Orellana Centeno José Eduardo, Pavlic Verica, Folayan Morenike Oluwatoyin. Teledentistry from research to practice: a tale of nineteen countries, Frontiers in Oral Health 2023; 4 doi:10.3389/froh.2023.1188557
  9. Ge KX, Lung CYK, Lam WYH, Chu CH, Yu OY. A novel glass ionomer cement with silver zeolite for restorative dentistry, Journal of Dentistry 2023; 133 doi:10.1016/j.jdent.2023.104524
  10. Chau RCW, Thu KM, Hsung RTC, Lam WYH. Teeth Reconstruction Using Artificial Intelligence: Trends, Perspectives, and Prospects, Journal of the California Dental Association 2023; 51(1) doi:10.1080/19424396.2023.2199910
  11. Chau RCW, Li GH, Tew IM, Thu KM, McGrath C, Lo WL, Ling WK, Hsung RTC, Lam WYH. Accuracy of Artificial Intelligence-Based Photographic Detection of Gingivitis, International Dental Journal 2023; doi:10.1016/j.identj.2023.03.007
  12. Chau RCW, Hsung TC, McGrath C, Pow EHN, Lam YHW. Accuracy of artificial intelligence-designed single-molar dental prostheses: A feasibility study, The Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry 2023; doi:10.1016/j.prosdent.2022.12.004
  13. Pan Y, Tsoi KH, Lam YHW, Zhao K, Pow EHN. The cumulative effect of error in the digital workflow for complete‐arch implant‐supported frameworks: An in vitro study, Clinical Oral Implants Research 2022; doi:10.1111/clr.13968
  14. PAN Y, Heng C, Wu ZJ, Tam J, Hsung TC, Pow EHN, Lam YHW. Comparison of the virtual techniques in registering single implant position with a universal-coordinate system: An in vitro study, Journal of Dentistry 2022; 117: 103925-103925 doi:10.1016/j.jdent.2021.103925
  15. Molinero‐Mourelle P, Roccuzzo A, Yilmaz B, Lam YHW, Pow EHN, Highsmith JD, Gómez‐Polo M. Microleakage assessment of CAD-CAM Cobalt-Chrome and Zirconia abutments on a conical connection dental implant: A comparative in vitro study, Clinical Oral Implants Research 2022; doi:10.1111/clr.13973
  16. Pan Y, Tsoi KH, Lam YHW, Chen ZF, Pow EHN. Does the geometry of scan bodies affect the alignment accuracy of computer‐aided design in implant digital workflow: An in vitro study?, Clinical Oral Implants Research 2022; 33: 313-321 doi:10.1111/clr.13890
  17. Chau CW, Chong M, Khaing Myat Thu , Chu SP, Koohimoghadam M, Hsung TC, McGrath C, Lam YHW. Artificial intelligence-designed single molar dental prostheses: A protocol of prospective experimental study, PLOS ONE 2022; 17: e0268535-e0268535 doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0268535
  18. AJMERA DH, Hsung TC, Singh P, Wong SM, Yeung WKA, Lam YHW, Khambay BS, Leung MYY, Gu M. Three-dimensional assessment of facial asymmetry in Class III subjects. Part 1: a retrospective study evaluating postsurgical outcomes, Clinical Oral Investigations 2022; 26: 4947-4966 doi:10.1007/s00784-022-04463-4
  19. CHAWHUAVEANG D, Yu YO, Yin X, Lam YHW, Chu CH. Topical Agents for Nonrestorative Management of Dental Erosion: A Narrative Review, Healthcare 2022; 10: 1413-1413 doi:10.3390/healthcare10081413
  20. PAN Y, Tsoi KH, Lam YHW, Zhao K, Pow EHN. Improving intraoral implant scanning with a novel auxiliary device: An in‐vitro study, Clinical Oral Implants Research 2021; 32: 1466-1473 doi:10.1111/clr.13847
  21. Hsung TC, Yeung WK, Choi WS, Luk WK, Cheng YY, Lam YH. Recording Natural Head Position Using Cone Beam Computerized Tomography, Sensors 2021; 21(24): article no. 8189-article no. 8189 doi:10.3390/s21248189
  22. Yu OY, Lam WYH, Wong AWY, Duangthip D, Chu CH. Nonrestorative Management of Dental Caries, Dentistry Journal 2021; 9(10): article no. 121-article no. 121 doi:10.3390/dj9100121
  23. Lam WYH, Mak KCK, Maghami E, Molinero-Mourelle P. Dental students’ preference and perception on intraoral scanning and impression making, BMC Medical Education 2021; 21(1): article no. 501-article no. 501 doi:10.1186/s12909-021-02894-3
  24. Molinero-Mourelle P, Cascos-Sanchez R, Yilmaz B, Lam WYH, Pow EHN, Del Río Highsmith J, Gómez-Polo M. Effect of Fabrication Technique on the Microgap of CAD/CAM Cobalt–Chrome and Zirconia Abutments on a Conical Connection Implant: An In Vitro Study, Materials 2021; 14(9): article no. 2348-article no. 2348 doi:10.3390/ma14092348
  25. Chawhuaveang DD, Yu OY, Yin IX, Lam WYH, Mei ML, Chu CH. Acquired salivary pellicle and oral diseases: A literature review, Journal of Dental Sciences 2021; 16(1): 523-529 doi:10.1016/j.jds.2020.10.007
  26. PAN Y, Tsoi JKH, Lam WYH, Pow EHN. Implant framework misfit: A systematic review on assessment methods and clinical complications, Clinical Implant Dentistry and Related Research 2021; 23(2): 244-258 doi:10.1111/cid.12968
  27. PAN Y, Tam JMY, Tsoi JKH, Lam WYH, Huang R, Chen Z, Pow EHN. Evaluation of laboratory scanner accuracy by a novel calibration block for complete-arch implant rehabilitation, Journal of Dentistry 2020; 102: article no. 103476-article no. 103476 doi:10.1016/j.jdent.2020.103476
  28. Botelho MG, Yon MJY, Mak KCK, Lam WYH. A randomised controlled trial of two-unit cantilevered or three-unit fixed-movable resin-bonded fixed partial dentures replacing missing molars, Journal of Dentistry 2020; 103: article no. 103519-article no. 103519 doi:10.1016/j.jdent.2020.103519
  29. Yeung C, Leung KCM, Yu OY, Lam WYH, Wong AWY, Chu CH. Distal Extension Denture – Case Report and Overview, Clinical, Cosmetic and Investigational Dentistry 2020; 12: 493-503 doi:10.2147/CCIDE.S276717
  30. Yeung C, Leung KCM, Yu OY, Lam WYH, Wong AWY, Chu CH. Prosthodontic Rehabilitation and Follow-Up Using Maxillary Complete Conventional Immediate Denture, Clinical, Cosmetic and Investigational Dentistry 2020; 12: 437-445 doi:10.2147/CCIDE.S271304
  31. Yeung C, Yu OY, Lam YHW, Leung KCM, Wong AWY, Chu CH. Improving Esthetics of Removable Partial Dentures Using Palatal Retentive Arms, Clinical, Cosmetic and Investigational Dentistry 2020; 12: 391-397 doi:10.2147/CCIDE.S266145
  32. Molinero-Mourelle P, Helm A, Cobo-Vázquez C, Lam YHW, Azevedo L, Pow EHN, Gómez-Polo M. Treatment Outcomes of Implant-Supported Maxillary Obturator Prostheses in Patients with Maxillary Defects: A Systematic Review, International Journal of Prosthodontics 2020; 33(4): 429-440 doi:10.11607/ijp.6642
  33. PAN Y, Tam JMY, Tsoi JKH, Lam WYH, Pow EHN. Reproducibility of laboratory scanning of multiple implants in complete edentulous arch: Effect of scan bodies, Journal of Dentistry 2020; 96: article no. 103329-article no. 103329 doi:10.1016/j.jdent.2020.103329
  34. Lam YHW, Tse AKL, Tew IM, Man WHC, Botelho MG, Pow EHN. Impact of hypo-salivation on severe tooth wear: A ten-year cohort of patients received radiotherapy for nasopharyngeal carcinoma, Journal of Dentistry 2020; 97: article no. 103343-article no. 103343 doi:10.1016/j.jdent.2020.103343
  35. Wang Y, Lam WYH, Luk HWK, Oilo M, Shih K, Botelho MG. The adverse effects of tungsten carbide grinding on the strength of dental zirconia, Dental Materials 2020; 36(4): 560-569 doi:10.1016/j.dental.2020.02.002
  36. Li J, Shen Z, Xu WYT, Lam YHW, Hsung RTC, Pow EHN, Kosuge K, Wang Z. A Compact Dental Robotic System Using Soft Bracing Technique, IEEE Robotics and Automation Letters 2019; 4(2): 1271-1278 doi:10.1109/LRA.2019.2894864
  37. Molinero-Mourelle P, Lam W, Cascos-Sánchez R, Azevedo L, Gómez-Polo M. Photogrammetric and intraoral digital impression technique for the rehabilitation of multiple unfavorably positioned dental implants – a clinical report, Journal of Oral Implantology 2019; 45(5): 398-402 doi:10.1563/aaid-joi-D-19-00140
  38. Lam WYH, Chan RST, Li KY, Tang KT, Lui TT, Botelho MG. Ten-year clinical evaluation of posterior fixed-movable resin-bonded fixed partial dentures, Journal of Dentistry 2019; 86: 118-125 doi:10.1016/j.jdent.2019.06.003
  39. Lam YHW, Hsung TC, Choi WWS, Luk WK, Cheng YY, Pow EHN. A clinical technique for virtual articulator mounting with natural head position by using calibrated stereophotogrammetry, Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry 2018; 119(6): 902-908 doi:10.1016/j.prosdent.2017.07.026
  40. Botelho MG, Dangay S, Shih K, Lam YHW. The effect of surface treatments on dental zirconia: An analysis of biaxial flexural strength, surface roughness and phase transformation, Journal of Dentistry 2018; 75: 65-73 doi:10.1016/j.jdent.2018.05.016
  41. Lam WYH, Hsung RTC, Cheng LYY, Pow EHN. Mapping intraoral photographs on virtual teeth model, Journal of Dentistry 2018; 79: 107-110 doi:10.1016/j.jdent.2018.09.009
  42. Botelho MG, Chan AWK, Newsome PRH, McGrath CPJ, Lam YHW. A randomized controlled trial of home bleaching of tetracycline-stained teeth, Journal of Dentistry 2017; 67: 29-35 doi:10.1016/j.jdent.2017.05.003
  43. Botelho MG, Dyson JE, Mui THF, Lam YH. Clinical audit of posterior three-unit fixed-movable resin-bonded fixed partial dentures – A retrospective, preliminary clinical investigation, Journal of Dentistry 2017; 57: 26-31 doi:10.1016/j.jdent.2016.12.003
  44. Lam Walter Y H, Hsung Richard T C, Choi Winnie W S, Luk Henry W K, Pow Edmond H N. A 2-part facebow for CAD-CAM dentistry, Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry 2016; 116(6): 843-847 doi:10.1016/j.prosdent.2016.05.013
  45. Botelho Michael G., Chan Alex W K, Leung Nic C H, Lam Walter Y H. Long-term evaluation of cantilevered versus fixed–fixed resin-bonded fixed partial dentures for missing maxillary incisors, Journal of Dentistry 2016; 45: 59-66 doi:10.1016/j.jdent.2015.12.006
  46. Botelho Michael G., Lam Walter Y H. A fixed movable resin-bonded fixed dental prosthesis - A 16 years clinical report, Journal of Prosthodontic Research 2016; 60(1): 63-67 doi:10.1016/j.jpor.2015.10.003
  47. Lam WYH, Ho EHT, Pow EHN. Rehabilitation of molar-incisor hypomineralization (MIH) complicated with localized tooth surface loss (TSL): A case report, Quintessence International 2014; 45: 377-379
  48. Botelho MG, Ma X, Cheung GJK, Law RSK, Meier TCT, Lam WYH. Long-term clinical evaluation of 211 two-unit cantilevered resin-bonded fixed partial dentures, Journal of Dentistry 2014; 42(7): 778-784 doi:10.1016/j.jdent.2014.02.004
  49. Lam Walter Y H, Mcgrath Colman P J, Botelho Michael G.. Impact of complications of single tooth restorations on oral health-related quality of life, Clinical Oral Implants Research 2014; 25(1): 67-73 doi:10.1111/clr.12166
  50. Lam Walter Y H, Botelho Michael G., Mcgrath Colman P J. Longevity of implant crowns and 2-unit cantilevered resin-bonded bridges, Clinical Oral Implants Research 2013; 24(12): 1369-1374 doi:10.1111/clr.12034
Conference Paper
  1. Chan RSM, Zhou T, Liu Y, Tsang HT, Luk CL, Chan TH, Lam WYH, Wong WWS, Tsoi JKH. Home-Based App for Oral Muscle Exercises (HOE): a Preliminary Study, 101st General Session & Exhibition of the International Association for Dental Research (IADR) (21/06/2023-24/06/2023, Bogota) 2023;
  2. Li GH, Hsung TC, Ling WK, Lam YHW, Pelekos G, McGrath C. Automatic Site-Specific Multiple Level Gum Disease Detection Based on Deep Neural Network, 2021 15th International Symposium on Medical Information and Communication Technology (ISMICT) 2021; 201-205 doi:10.1109/ISMICT51748.2021.9434936
  3. Wu ZJ, Hsung TC, Ling WK, Heng CY, Lam YHW, Pan Y. Multiple Geometric surfaces detection in Geometric Coordination Registration for implant surgery virtual planning and assessment, 2021 15th International Symposium on Medical Information and Communication Technology (ISMICT) 2021; 190-194 doi:10.1109/ISMICT51748.2021.9434929
  4. Tang H, Hsung TC, Lam YHW, Cheng LYY, Pow EHN. On 2D-3D Image Feature Detections for Image-To-Geometry Registration in Virtual Dental Model, 2020 IEEE International Conference on Visual Communications and Image Processing (VCIP) 2020; 140-143 doi:10.1109/VCIP49819.2020.9301774
  5. Li J, Lam YHW, Hsung TC, Pow EHN, Wu C, Wang Z. Control and Motion Scaling of A Compact Cable-driven Dental Robotic Manipulator, The IEEE/ASME International Conference on Advanced Intelligent Mechatronics (AIM) 2019;
  6. Botelho MG, Lam YH. An RCT Comparing Molar Two-and Three-unit RBBs, IADR/AADR/CADR 2019 General Session & Exhibition 2019;
  7. Botelho MG, Lam YH. RCT comparing molar two and three-unit RBBs – interim findings, IADR/PER 96th General Session & Exhibition 2018; Presentation ID: 2521-Presentation ID: 2521
  8. Li J, Wang Z, Lam YHW, Pow EHN, Hsung TC. A Customizable, Compact Robotic Manipulator for Assisting Multiple Dental Procedures, IEEE International Conference on Advanced Robotics and Mechatronics, ICARM2018 2018; 1-6
  9. Yon MJY, Lam YHW, Tsoi KH. Do Economic and Dental Resources Affect Older Persons’ OHRQoL?, IADR/PER 96th General Session & Exhibition 2018; 97(Spec Iss B): no. 3003-no. 3003
  10. LI J, Zhang Y, Lam YHW, Hsung TC, Pow EHN, Wang Z. Robotic System for Automatic Dental Restorations in Oral Cavity, IEEE International Conference on Real-time Computing and Robotics (RCAR), 2018 2018;
  11. Hsung TC, Lam YHW, Pow EHN. Image to Geometry Registration for Virtual Dental Models, International Conference on Digital Signal Processing (DSP) 2018; doi:10.1109/ICDSP.2018.8631861
  12. Botelho MG, Lam YH. RCT Comparing Molar Two-and Three-unit RBBs – Interim Findings, IADR-SEA (International Association for Dental Research (Southeast Asian Division)) Annual Scientific Meeting, Da Nang, Vietnam, 2018 2018; Presentation ID: 0135-Presentation ID: 0135
  13. Botelho MG, Lam YHW, Lo ECM. RCT Comparing Molar Two- and Three-unit RBBs- Preliminary Findings, Journal of Dental Research (Spec Issue) 2017; 96(Spec Iss A)
  14. Yon MJY, Tsoi KH, Lam YH. Do elderly from developed countries have better oral health-related quality of life? An analysis in 15 countries, U21 Undergraduate Research Conference, URC 2016 2016;
  15. Lam YH, Ngan HYT, Hsung RTC, Luk HWK, Goto TK, Pow EHN. Validation of a novel geometric coordination registration using manual and semi-automatic registration in cone-beam computed tomogram, IS&T International Symposium on Electronic Imaging, EI 2016 2016; PMVA-373.1-IPMVA-373.6 doi:10.2352/ISSN.2470-1173.2016.14.IPMVA-373
  16. Lam WYH, Ngan HYT, Wat PYP, Luk HWK, Goto TK, Pow EHN. Image calibration and registration in cone-beam computed tomogram for measuring the accuracy of computer-aided implant surgery, Proceedings of SPIE 2015; 9405: article no. 94050A, p. 1-article no. 94050A, p. 12 doi:10.1117/12.2083341
  17. Lam WYH, Ngan HYT, Wat PYP, Luk HWK, Pow EHN, Goto TK. Novel geometric coordination registration in cone-beam computed tomogram, Applied Imagery Pattern Recognition Workshop Proceedings 2014; 1-6 doi:10.1109/AIPR.2014.7041922
  18. Lam WYH, McGrath CPJ, Botelho MG. Impact of complications of single tooth fixed restorations on OHRQoL, Journal of Dental Research 2012; 91(Special Issue C)
  19. Lam YH, Botelho MG, McGrath CPJ. Comparison of Longevity of Implant-supported Crown and Toothsupported 2-unit Cantilevered Resin Bonded Bridge in a Bounded Single Tooth Space after an Observation Period of at Least 5 Years, International Dental Journal 2012; 62(Suppl. 1): 72, abstract no. FC101-72, abstract no. FC101 doi:10.1111/j.1875-595X.2012.00136.x
Honours and Awards
  1. 2022. Chau R, Hsung TC, McGrath C, Lam YHW. Neal Garrett Award in Prosthodontics (Accuracy of Artificial Intelligence designed Single-tooth Dental Prostheses: A feasibility Study): International Association Dental Research.
  2. 2022. Chau R, Hsung TC, McGrath C, Lam YHW. 1st Runner up, Hatton award competition (Senior category in Southeast Asian Division) (Accuracy of Artificial Intelligence designed Single-tooth Dental Prostheses: A feasibility Study): International Association Dental Association.
  3. 2022. McGrath C, Lam YHW. 1st Runner up, Hatton award competition (Senior category in Southeast Asian Division) (Accuracy of Artificial Intelligence designed Single-tooth Dental Prostheses: A feasibility Study): International Association Dental Association.
  4. 2022. McGrath C, Lam YHW. Neal Garrett Award in Prosthodontics (Accuracy of Artificial Intelligence designed Single-tooth Dental Prostheses: A feasibility Study): International Association Dental Research.
  5. 2021. Kwok ATC, Li GH, McGrath C, Hsung TC, Tew IM, Pelekos G, Lam YHW. 2nd Runner-up Poster (Automatic Site-Specific Multiple Level Gum Disease Detection Based On Deep Neural Network): Hong Kong International Dental Expo And Symposium.
  6. 2021. McGrath C, Lam YHW, Pelekos G. 2nd Runner-up Poster (Automatic Site-Specific Multiple Level Gum Disease Detection Based On Deep Neural Network): Hong Kong International Dental Expo And Symposium.
  7. 2021. Lam V, Hung FTF, Hsung RTC, Cheng LYY, Luk WK, Lam YHW. Best Poster (A Novel Digital Three-Dimensional Method in Analysing the Quality of Crown Preparations: A Prospective Follow-Up): Hong Kong International Dental Expo And Symposium.
  8. 2021. Hung FTF, Lam V, Cheng LYY, Lam YHW. 2nd Runner-up Poster (Trimming and Polishing of Zirconia: A Summary of Recent Works by HKU): Hong Kong International Dental Expo And Symposium.
  9. 2021. Lam YHW. 2nd Runner-up Poster (Trimming and Polishing of Zirconia: A Summary of Recent Works by HKU): Hong Kong International Dental Expo And Symposium.
  10. 2021. Luk WK, Lam YHW. Best Poster (A Novel Digital Three-Dimensional Method in Analysing the Quality of Crown Preparations: A Prospective Follow-Up): Hong Kong International Dental Expo And Symposium.
  11. 2019. Lam YHW, Pow EHN, Botelho MG, Tse AKL. 2nd Best Poster (Long term tooth wear status of post-radiotherapy nasopharygeal carcinoma survivors in Hong Kong): Hong Kong International Dental Expo And Symposium.
  12. 2019. Pow EHN, Botelho MG, Lam YHW. 2nd Best Poster (Long term tooth wear status of post-radiotherapy nasopharygeal carcinoma survivors in Hong Kong): Hong Kong International Dental Expo And Symposium.
  13. 2019. Lam YHW, Chu CH, Leung MYY, Ho KL, Duangthip D, Gao S, Chen J. Faculty Knowledge Exchange (KE) Awards - Faculty of Dentistry: Smiley action day: Empowering non-profit organisation & engaging community to enhance oral health with the utilization of mobile dental services: The University of Hong Kong.
  14. 2019. Chu CH, Ho KL, Leung MYY, Lam YHW, Gao S, Duangthip D, Chen J. Faculty Knowledge Exchange (KE) Awards - Faculty of Dentistry: Smiley action day: Empowering non-profit organisation & engaging community to enhance oral health with the utilization of mobile dental services: The University of Hong Kong.
  15. 2018. YON JY, Lam YHW, Tsoi KH. The Jonathan Ship Award (Do elderly from developed countries have better Oral health-related quality of life?): IADR Geriatric Oral Research Group.
  16. 2018. YON Jun Yu, Tsoi KH, Lam YHW. The Jonathan Ship Award (Do elderly from developed countries have better Oral health-related quality of life?): IADR Geriatric Oral Research Group.
  17. 2015. Botelho MG, Chan AWK, Lam YHW, Leung NCH. Oral Presentation, Best paper in Prosthodontics (A 15-year comparison of cantilevered and fixed-fixed resin bonded bridges): IADR SEA 29th Annual Scientific Meeting.
  18. 2015. Botelho MG, Lam YHW. Oral Presentation, Best paper in Prosthodontics (A 15-year comparison of cantilevered and fixed-fixed resin bonded bridges): IADR SEA 29th Annual Scientific Meeting.
Editorships
  1. 2026: Science Committee member. World Dental Federation (FDI).
  2. 2025: Secretary/Treasurer. Digital Dentistry Network, International Association Dental Research.
  3. 2025: Science Committee member. World Dental Federation (FDI).
  4. 2024: Secretary/Treasurer. Digital Dentistry Network, International Association Dental Research.
  5. 2024: Science Committee member. World Dental Federation (FDI).
  6. 2023: Editorial Board, Digital Dentistry Section. Journal of Dentistry.
  7. 2023: Secretary/Treasurer. Digital Dentistry Network, International Association Dental Research.
  8. 2023: Science Committee member. World Dental Federation (FDI).
  9. 2022: Editorial Board, Digital Dentistry Section. Journal of Dentistry.
  10. 2022: Secretary/Treasurer. Digital Dentistry Network, International Association Dental Research.
Knowledge Exchange
  1. 25 September 2023: Yu Yiru Ollie, Lam Yu Hang Walter, Duangthip Duangporn, Wong Amy Wai Yee, Chu Chun Hung. 2023/24 KE Strategic Impact Funding: KE-SI-2023/24-21: Empowering a non-governmental organization to develop a sustainable model of community-based outreach to improve the older adults’ oral health in Hong Kong ($450,000).
  2. 25 September 2023: Lam Yu Hang Walter, Chau Chun Wang Reinhard, Duangthip Duangporn, Yu Yiru Ollie, Chu Chun Hung, Yang Yanchao. 2023/24 KE Impact Project Funding: KE-IP-2023/24-24: Improving oral health by smartphone photography-based artificial intelligence-powered gum disease detection and personalized oral hygiene advice among Hong Kong older adults ($150,000).
  3. 15 October 2022: Yu Yiru Ollie, Duangthip Duangporn, Lam Yu Hang Walter, Chu Chun Hung. Developing a sustainable model of community-based outreach with a non-governmental organization to improve the oral health status of the older adults in Hong Kong.
  4. 14 October 2022: Yu Yiru Ollie, Duangthip Duangporn, Lam Yu Hang Walter, Chu Chun Hung. 2022/23 KE Impact Project Funding: KE-IP-2022/23-20: Developing a sustainable model of community-based outreach with a non-governmental organization to improve the oral health status of the older adults in Hong Kong.
  5. 14 October 2022: Lam Yu Hang Walter, Chau Chun Wang Reinhard, Khaing Myat Thu , Duangthip Duangporn, Yu Yiru Ollie, Chu Chun Hung. 2022/23 KE Impact Project Funding: KE-IP-2022/23-22: Promoting the use smartphone-based artificial intelligence to monitor and improve the oral hygiene and gum health of the institutionalized elderlies in Hong Kong under the pandemics ($100,000).
  6. 01 July 2022: Wong Amy Wai Yee, Chu Chun Hung, Duangthip Duangporn, Yeung Conson, Yin Xiaoxue, Yu Yiru Ollie, Lam Yu Hang Walter, Leung Katherine Chiu Man. Faculty Knowledge Exchange Award 2022 (Faculty of Dentistry) for 'Promoting Oral Health of Non-institutionalised Older Adults with A Non-governmental Organisation in Hong Kong'.
  7. 29 September 2021: Yu Yiru Ollie, Duangthip Duangporn, Lam Yu Hang Walter, Chu Chun Hung. 2021/22 KE Impact Project Funding: KE-IP-2021/22-24: Assessing the impact and potential for scale-up of the community outreach dental service program on partnered NGO and the elderly in Hong Kong ($150,000).
  8. 17 November 2020: Pow Edmond Ho Nang, Lam Yu Hang Walter, Botelho Michael George. Education video on “鼻咽癌及頭頸癌病人指南:健康護理”.
  9. 17 November 2020: Pow Edmond Ho Nang, Lam Yu Hang Walter, Botelho Michael George. Education video on “鼻咽癌及頭頸癌病人指南:診斷和治療階段”.
  10. 17 November 2020: Pow Edmond Ho Nang, Lam Yu Hang Walter, Botelho Michael George. Education video on “鼻咽癌及頭頸癌病人指南:電療副作用和其處理理方法”.
  11. 17 November 2020: Pow Edmond Ho Nang, Lam Yu Hang Walter, Botelho Michael George. Education video on “鼻咽癌及頭頸癌病人指南:牙科預防和口腔護理”.
  12. 25 October 2019: Yu Yee Tak Esther, Lam Cindy Lo Kuen, Tse Tsui Yee Emily, Wong Carlos King Ho, Bedford Laura Elizabeth, Fong Yuk Fai Ben, Yim Wing Yee, Liu Sze Nga Kiki, Lam Yu Hang Walter. 健康講座:「如何保持牙齒健康?」.
  13. 30 September 2019: Lam Yu Hang Walter, Chu Chun Hung, Leung Mike Yiu Yan, Ho King Lun, Duangthip Duangporn. 2019/20 KE Impact Project Funding: KE-IP-2019/20-14: Evaluating the Impact of the Mobile Dental Service Program on Community Residents ($100,000).
  14. 01 July 2019: Lam Yu Hang Walter, Chu Chun Hung, Leung Mike Yiu Yan, Ho King Lun, Duangthip Duangporn, Sherry S. Gao , Kitty J. Y. Chen . Faculty Knowledge Exchange Award 2019 (Faculty of Dentistry) for ‘Smiley Action Day: Empowering non-profit organisation & Engaging Community to Enhance oral health with the utilization of mobile dental services’ (team award).
  15. 01 September 2018: Ho King Lun, Lam Yu Hang Walter, Chu Chun Hung, Leung Mike Yiu Yan, Duangthip Duangporn. 2018/19 KE Impact Project Funding: KE-IP-2018/19-28: Assessing the impact and potential for scale-up of the community outreach dental service program on partnered NGO and community residents ($100,000).
  16. 04 May 2017: Gu Min, Lam Yu Hang Walter. Introduction of braces.
  17. 04 May 2017: Yang Yanqi, Gu Min, Lam Yu Hang Walter. Interview with iCable on "3D scanning technology and aesthetic orthodontics" .
Professional Societies
  1. 01/2019-now: Secretary and Chairman of the Scientific Committee. Hong Kong Prosthetic Dentistry Society.
  2. 01/2019-now: Professional Education Committee. Hong Kong Dental Association.
  3. 01/2018-now: International Dental Advisor and Examiner of the Membership in Faculty of Dental Surgery. Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow.
  4. 01/2018-now: Member of Information technology committee. College of Dental Surgeon Hong Kong.
  5. 01/2017-now: Hong Kong Representative (observer) Dental CAD/CAM Systems (TC 06/SC 9). International Standard Organization (ISO).
Grants
  1. Project Title: 2023 International Association for Dental Research (IADR) General Session
    Grant Type: Conference Support for Teaching Staff
    Funding Year: 2022
    Amount: HKD16500
    Principal Investigator: Dr Lam, Yu Hang Walter
  2. Project Title: Artificial Intelligence-Design of Maxillary Single-tooth Dental Prostheses
    Grant Type: General Research Fund (GRF)
    Funding Year: 2021
    Amount: HKD945740
    Principal Investigator: Dr Lam, Yu Hang Walter
    Co-investigator(s): Dr Luk Wai Kuen, Emeritus Professor Wang Wen Ping, Professor McGrath Colman, Dr Tsoi Kit Hon, Dr Hsung Tai Chiu, Dr Koohimoghadam Mohamad
  3. Project Title: Novel investigation of the fitting of implant prostheses: Use of a patented, unified coordinate measurement method
    Grant Type: Seed Fund for PI Research – Basic Research
    Funding Year: 2020
    Amount: HKD106560
    Principal Investigator: Dr Lam, Yu Hang Walter
  4. Project Title: Simultaneous dental implant in free vascularized bone flaps for jaw reconstruction using patient-specific surgical guides and titanium plates: a pilot study
    Grant Type: External Grant
    Funding Year: 2020
    Amount: HKD802830
    Principal Investigator: Dr Choi, Winnie Wing Shan
    Co-investigator(s): Ms Li Kar Yan, Dr Lam Yu Hang Walter, Professor Su Yuxiong, Dr Pow Edmond Ho Nang
  5. Project Title: Disease awareness and oral health promotion for nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC) and head and neck radiotherapy survivors – a partnership model
    Grant Type: Health Care and Promotion Scheme - Research Grant Projects
    Funding Year: 2017
    Amount: HKD845825
    Principal Investigator: Dr Pow, Edmond Ho Nang
    Co-investigator(s): Professor Botelho Michael George, Dr Chiang Chi Leung, Dr Chang Tien Yee Amy, Dr So Tsz Him, Dr Lam Yu Hang Walter, Dr Lee Victor Ho Fun
  6. Project Title: Robotic manipulator for dental applications
    Grant Type: Seed Fund for PI Research – Translational and Applied Research
    Funding Year: 2016
    Amount: HKD150000
    Principal Investigator: Dr Wang, Zheng
    Co-investigator(s): Dr Pow Edmond Ho Nang, Dr Lam Yu Hang Walter
  7. Project Title: Investigation of the effect of oral chlorhexidine gel therapy on nasopharyngeal carcinoma patients receiving radiotherapy
    Grant Type: Seed Fund for Basic Research for New Staff
    Funding Year: 2016
    Amount: HKD150000
    Principal Investigator: Dr Lam, Yu Hang Walter
    Co-investigator(s): Dr Pow Edmond Ho Nang, Dr Lee Victor Ho Fun, Dr So Tsz Him, Professor Botelho Michael George
  8. Project Title: A proof of concept for all-ceramic Zirconia resin bonded bridges for short span missing teeth
    Grant Type: Seed Fund for PI Research – Basic Research
    Funding Year: 2015
    Amount: HKD43000
    Principal Investigator: Professor Botelho, Michael George
    Co-investigator(s): Dr Lam Yu Hang Walter, Professor Lo Edward Chin Man
HKU Committee Appointments
  1. 05 August 2016-04 August 2020: Faculty of Dentistry, Board of the. The teachers who are members of the Faculty and who are full-time employees of the University
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