Paediatric Haematology and Oncology
Mount Elizabeth Hospital Level 4
3 Mount Elizabeth
MBBS (Hong Kong), MRCP (United Kingdom), FAMS, FRCPCH (United Kingdom), DCH (Ireland), FHKAM (Paediatrics), FHKCPaed
Cantonese, English, Mandarin
Dr Anselm Lee Chi-Wai is a Senior Consultant, Children’s Haematology and Cancer Centre at Parkway Cancer Centre. Dr Lee’s area of expertise is in paediatric haematology, paediatric oncology, immunodeficiences, and stem cell transplantation in children.
Dr Lee graduated from the University of Hong Kong in 1986. He received his post-graduate training in the University Paediatric Unit, Queen Mary Hospital. He was admitted as Member of the Royal College of Physicians in the United Kingdom in 1989 and Specialist in Paediatrics under the Medical Council of Hong Kong since 1993. As a Croucher Foundation Fellow, Dr Lee also received his postgraduate training in Paediatric Haematology and Oncology in the Great Ormond Street Hospital for Sick Children and Institute of Child Health, University of London in 1990-1991.
Dr Lee returned to Hong Kong and established the paediatric bone marrow transplantation service in Queen Mary Hospital in 1991. In 1992, he carried out the first successful transplantation for thalassaemia in Hong Kong. In 1994, he carried out the first successful case of umbilical cord blood transplantation in Hong Kong. In 1995, Dr Lee helped established a comprehensive paediatric haematology and oncology service in Tuen Mun Hospital, a new regional hospital in Hong Kong that looked after 1 million people in that region. He also served as an Honorary Clinical Assistant Professor to the University of Hong Kong.
Dr Lee has been a member of the International Society of Paediatric Oncology, the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the American Society of Blood and Marrow Transplantation, the United Kingdom Children’s Cancer and Leukaemia Group , and the Hong Kong Paediatric Haematology and Oncology Study Group. He was the Chairman of the Hong Kong Paediatric Haematology and Oncology Study Group from 2002 to 2004.
Dr Lee has published over 100 papers in indexed, peer-reviewed journals, and has described 3 new medical conditions from his practice.