Dr Doris Tse

Chief Executive, Caritas Medical Centre, Hong Kong

Dr Doris Tse

Chief Executive, Caritas Medical Centre, Hong Kong

Biography

Dr Doris Tse is currently the Hospital Chief Executive of Caritas Medical Centre and the Clinical Stream Coordinator (Medicine) of Kowloon West Cluster, Hospital Authority (HA), and is the Cluster Chief Executive (Kowloon West) – designate to assume office on 1 August 2017.

Dr Tse is a specialist in Advanced Internal Medicine, Palliative Medicine and Critical Care Medicine by professional background.  She is the vice-chair of the HA Clinical Ethics Committee and has contributed to formulation and review of HA Guidelines on DNACPR, life sustaining treatment in the terminally ill and advance directives.

Dr Tse has been instrumental in promoting palliative care in Hong Kong, and awarded as HA outstanding staff in 2008.  She is appointed by the Chief Executive of the HKSAR as a member of Elderly Commission since 2015.  She has published in peer reviewed journals on various topics in palliative care and contributed as co-authors of books including the Oxford Textbook of Palliative Medicine.