Dr Marc L C Yang

M.B. Ch.B. Dip Clin Tox (HKPIC & HKCEM)  MRCSEd  FRCP (Edin)  FRCP (Glasg)  FRCEM  FHKCEM  FHKCA (Intensive Care)  FHKAM (Emergency Medicine)  FHKAM (Anaesthesiology)


Consultant and Clinical Director of Emergency & Hospital Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong Medical Centre

Clinical Associate Professor (Honorary), Accident & Emergency Medicine Academic Unit, Faculty of Medicine, CUHK

Part-time Lecturer, Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology and Accident & Emergency Medicine Academic Unit, Faculty of Medicine, CUHK

Adjunct Assistant Professor, School of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, CUHK

Brief Biography

Doctor Marc Yang serves as the Clinical Director of Emergency and Hospital Medicine at the Chinese University of Hong Kong Medical Centre. He qualified from the CUHK in 2005 and completed his training in emergency medicine and intensive care medicine.

He has worked in various high intensity emergency departments and intensive care units in the public sector before joining the CUHK Medical Centre in 2020.

His research interests including airway management, sepsis management, critical care, emergency department and ICU interface and critical care ultrasonography.



Tel: (852)3946-6888

Email: marcyang@cuhk.edu.hk

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Selected Publications

Yang, M. L. C., Graham, C. A., & Rainer, T. H. (2015). Outcome after implementation of sepsis guideline in the emergency department of a university hospital in Hong Kong. Hong Kong Journal of Emergency Medicine, 22(3), 163–171. org/10.1177/102490791502200305


Wong, K. H., Yang, L. C. M., Woo, K. W. R., Wong, O. F., Kwong, W. Y., Tse, C. F., Lam, S. K. T., Ma, H. M., Lit, C. H. A., Ho, H. F., & Shih, Y. N. (2021). Attitudes and educational needs of emergency doctors providing palliative and end-of-life care in Hong Kong: a cross-sectional analysis based on a self-report study. BMC Palliative Care, 20(1), 48. org/10.1186/s12904-021-00742-1


Kwong, W. Y., Yang, M. L., Wong, O. F., Lui, C. T., & Tsui, K. L. (2019). Epidemiological study of major pelvic fracture in Hong Kong and analysis of predictors for mortality. Hong Kong Journal of Emergency Medicine, 102490791985621. org/10.1177/1024907919856218


Chan, Y. C., Yang, M. L. C., & Ho, H. F. (2021). Characteristics and Outcomes of Patients Referred to an Emergency Department-Based End-of-Life Care Service in Hong Kong: A Retrospective Cohort Study. American Journal of Hospice and Palliative Medicine, 38(1), 25–31. org/10.1177/1049909120926148


Yim, K., Ko, H., Yang, M. L., Li, T., Ip, S., & Tsui, J. (2018). A paradigm shift in the provision of improved critical care in the emergency department. Hong Kong Medical Journal, 24(3), 293–297. org/10.12809/hkmj176902


Wong, L. Y., Yang, M. L. C., Leung, H. J., & Pak, C. S. (2019). Feasibility of sonographic access to the cricothyroid membrane in the presence of a rigid neck collar in healthy Chinese adults: A prospective cohort study. Australasian Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine. doi.org/10.1002/ajum.12187