Introduction of the Council > Chinese Medicines Board

Composition, Functions and Member List of the Chinese Medicines Board

Composition
  1. the Director of Health (chairman);
  2. 5 persons from the trade of Chinese medicines, 2 of whom shall be members of the Chinese Medicine Council;
  3. 2 Chinese medicine practitioners;
  4. 1 person from an educational or scientific research institution in Hong Kong;
  5. 3 lay persons; and
  6. 2 public officers.

 

Functions
  1. to implement the policy and activities as determined by the Chinese Medicine Council, and to provide guidance to its committees;
  2. to make recommendations and reports to the Chinese Medicine Council regarding its activities or the implementation of policies;
  3. to approve or reject applications for registration of proprietary Chinese medicines, variation of registered particulars of proprietary Chinese medicines and to make decision to de-register proprietary Chinese medicines;
  4. to approve or reject applications for licences and renewal of licences in respect of Chinese medicines traders, to determine licensing requirements and to make exemptions as provided for under the Chinese Medicine Ordinance;
  5. to advise the Chinese Medicine Council on any amendments to Schedules 1 and 2 of the Chinese Medicine Ordinance;
  6. to inquire into the conduct of licensed traders of Chinese medicines and to determine the action to be taken against a licensed trader;
  7. to issue relevant certificates under the Chinese Medicine Ordinance;
  8. to implement the transitional arrangements for licensing of traders of Chinese medicines and registration of proprietary Chinese medicines;
  9. to handle reviews against decisions of the committees as provided for under the Chinese Medicine Ordinance; and
  10. to carry out any other functions assigned to it under the Chinese Medicine Ordinance or delegated to it by the Chinese Medicine Council.

 

Member List
Dr CHAN Hon-yee, Constance JP
Chairman
Director of Health
Mr CHAN Wai-ho, Jacob
Member
Person from Trade of Chinese Medicines
Mr CHAN Wing-suen
Member
Person from Trade of Chinese Medicines
Mr TSANG Yiu-tong
Member
Person from Trade of Chinese Medicines
Ms TANG Mui-fun
Member
Person from Trade of Chinese Medicines
Mr TAM Kwok-leung
Member
Person from Trade of Chinese Medicines
Mr TSU Sze-chin
Member
Chinese Medicine Practitioner
Ms LI Han-dong
Member
Chinese Medicine Practitioner
Professor SHEN Jiangang
Member
Person from Educational/Scientific Research Institutions in Hong Kong
Ms MAN Bo-lin, Manbo MH
Member
Lay Person
Ms KWAN Sau-ying, Wanda
Member
Lay Person
Professor KWAN Hoi-shan BBS JP
Member
Lay Person
Dr LAI Kit-lim, Cindy JP
Member
Deputy Director of Health
Dr PANG Wai-bing
Member
Biotechnology Director of Innovation and Technology Commission

 

Arrangement of the member list is on the basis of composition listed above and strokes of Chinese name

 

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