Dr HO, Hok-Kung Marco (何學工醫生)
(marcoho@hku.hk)

Education:
Specialist in Paediatric Immunology & Infectious Diseases (兒童免疫及傳染病科專科醫生)
M.B.B.S. (H.K.) (香港大學內外全科醫學士)
M.D. (H.K.) (香港大學醫學博士)
M.R.C.P. (U.K.) (英國皇家內科醫學院院士)
F.H.K.C. Paed (香港兒科醫學院院士)
F.H.K.A.M. (香港醫學專科學院院士)
First Fellow of Paediatric Immunology & Infectious Diseases (兒童免疫及傳染病科院士)
F.R.C.P.C.H. (英國皇家兒科醫學院榮授院士)
F.R.C.P. (Edinburgh) (英國愛丁堡皇家內科醫學院榮授院士)

F.R.C.P. (London) (英國倫敦皇家內科醫學院榮授院士)

Appointment:
Consultant (Paediatrics) 兒科顧問醫生
Honorary Clinical Associate Professor, The University of Hong Kong 香港大學名譽臨床醫學副教授
Service Director (Quality and Safety), HKWC, Hospital Authority 醫院管理局港島西聯網服務總監(質素及安全) 2015-2018
Deputy Hospital Chief Executive(II), Queen Mary Hospital 瑪麗醫院副行政總監(II)

Specialty:
Paediatric Immunology & Allergy 兒童免疫及敏感科

Community Post:

  1. Vice-President, The Hong Kong Society for Paediatric Immunology Allergy & Infectious Diseases 香港兒童免疫過敏及傳染病學會副主席
  2. Founder, Immediate Past Chairman & Advisor of Allergy Hong Kong 香港過敏會創會人,前主席顧問
  3. Honorary Advisor, Hong Kong Asthma Society 香港哮喘會榮譽顧問
  4. President, Hong Kong Institute of Allergy 香港過敏醫學會現任主席

Award:

  1. Faculty Award for Knowledge Exchange HKU (2011)
  2. Queen Mary Hospital Outstanding Staff (2013)
  3. HKWC Outstanding Staff (2013)
  4. Sir Patrick Manson Gold Medal (2016)

Research Projects:

  1. Prevalence of Food Allergy/ Anaphylaxis in Hong Kong Children
  2. Natural History of Peanut Allergy & Tree Nut Allergy

Selected Publications:

  1. Y Wang, JJ Koplin, MHK Ho, WHS Wong, KJ Allen., Increasing hospital presentations for anaphylaxis in the pediatric population in Hong Kong, J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2017 Nov 3. pii: S2213-2198(17)30744-4. doi: 10.1016/j.jaip.2017.09.018.
  2. Chua GT, Rosa Duque JS, Chong PCY, Lee PPW, Lau YL, Ho MHK. Paediatric case series of drug reaction with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms (DRESS): 12-year experience at a single referral centre in Hong Kong and the first reported use of infliximab. Eur Ann Allergy Clin Immunol. 2017 Nov 30. doi: 10.23822/EurAnnACI.1764-1489.47.
  3. Wai C.Y., Leung N.Y., Ho M.H., Gershwin L.J., Shu S.A., Leung P.S., Chu K.H., Immunization with Hypoallergens of Shrimp Allergen Tropomyosin Inhibits Shrimp Tropomyosin Specific IgE Reactivity. PLoS One. 2014;9(11):e111649. (PDF)
  4. Ho M.H.K., Lee S.L., Wong W.H.S., Ip P. and Lau Y.L., Prevalence of self-reported food allergy in Hong Kong children and teens - a population survey, Asian Pacific Journal of Allergy Immunology. 2012, 30(4): 275-284. (Publication No.: 214753) (PDF)
  5. Ho M.H.K., Wong W.H.S. and Chang C., Clinical Spectrum of Food Allergies: a Comprehensive Review, Clinical Reviews in Allergy & Immunology. Springer, 2012, 41(3). (Publication No.: 212697) (PDF)
  6. Ho M.H.K., Lee S.L., Wong W.H.S. and Lau Y.L., Peanut oil and peanut allergy, foes or folks?, Archives of Disease in Childhood [Epub in print]. 2010, 1-2. (Publication No.: 178616) (PDF)
  7. Ho M.H.K., Wong W.H.S., Heine R.G., Hosking C.S., Hill D.J. and Allen K.J., Early clinical predictors of remission of peanut allergy in children, Journal of Allergy Clinical Immunology. 2008, 121: 731-736. (Publication No.: 141239) (PDF)

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