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In Loving Memory of Dr. Kitty Fung


With deepest sorrow, Dr. Kitty Fung, Lecturer of Department of Psychology, CUHK, passed away on 27 May 2022.

Dr. Kitty Fung received her BSSc. degree in Psychology, MPhil in Psychology and PhD in Education in the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) in 2000, 2002 and 2010, respectively. She joined the Department of Psychology of CUHK in September 2010 as Lecturer.

Dr. Fung was smart and diligent in study. She was a thoughtful, gentle and helpful teacher. She was generous with her advice, guidance and support to students in the past 12 years. Her passing is a sad loss for the Department and the University.

The memorial service of Dr. Kitty Fung will take place at the Hall 4A, 4th Floor, Po Fook Hill Memorial Hall (沙田寶福紀念館四樓妙如堂) on 18 June 2022 (Saturday) at 6:30pm – 8:30pm. Colleagues, students, alumni and friends are welcomed.

Visit to Dr. Kitty Fung’s memorial website.

Psy-Connection Award 2021-22


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