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Dr. HUNG Shuk Yu, Maria
Associate Professor
 
 
Contact Information
Office: 16/F., KPC
Tel.: 3468 6804
Email: mariahung@twc.edu.hk
Dr. Maria Hung served as a teaching faculty in The Chinese University of Hong Kong and The Hong Kong Polytechnic University since 2001.  She joined Tung Wah College as Assistant Professor in 2015 and was promoted to Associate Professor in 2016.  Before joining as a teaching faculty in tertiary education institutions, she has rich clinical nursing and teaching experience in hospitals for more than 15 years. In addition, she actively participates in various professional training and community volunteer services.
 
 
Education:
Doctor of Health Science, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Master of Nursing, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Bachelor of Science in Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Professional Diploma for First Line Managers, Hong Kong Productivity Council
CNEC Emergency Nursing Course, Institute of Advanced Nursing Studies, Hospital Authority
 
 
Professional Qualifications/ Memberships
Fellow (FHKCERN), Hong Kong College of Education and Research in Nursing, the Hong Kong Academy of Nursing
Registered Nurse (General), Nursing Board of Hong Kong
Indicative Register of Teachers of Nurses (RNT), Nursing Board of Hong Kong
Clinical Assessor Part I (General) Registration Exam, Nursing Board of Hong Kong
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support Instructor, American Heart Association
Basic Life Support Instructor, American Heart Association
Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Hong Kong Instructor
Board of Director, Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International, Pi Iota Chapter (2014 -2016, 2018 - 2020)
 
 
Teaching Areas:
Disaster Management and Education
Emergency and Trauma Nursing
Nursing Ethics
 
 
Representative Publications/ Projects:
 
Publications
Hung, S. Y. M., Lam, K. K. S. (2020).  Antecedents and contextual factors of occupational turnover among nurses in public hospitals in Hong Kong.  International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 17(11), 3834; https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph17113834
 
Hung, S. Y. M., Chow, C. M. M., Chien, W. T., & Wong, Y. K. P. (2020).  The effectiveness of the Mental Health First Aid Programme for general nursing students in Hong Kong: A randomised controlled trial.  Collegianhttps://doi.org/10.1016/j.nepr.2020.102829
 
Hung, M. S. Y., Lam, S. K. K., & Chow, M. C. M. (2020).  Nursing students’ experiences and perceptions of learner-centred education in a disaster nursing course: A qualitative study.  Nurse Education in Practice, 102829.  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nepr.2020.102829
 
Lam, S.K.K., Hung, M.S.Y., & Chien, W. T. (2020).  Uncertainty surrounding the use of face masks in the community amid the COVID-19 pandemic.  International Journal of Nursing Studies, 108, 103651.  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2020.103651
 
Lam, S. K. K., Kwong, E. W. Y., Hung, M. S. Y., Pang, S. M. C., & Chien W. T. (2020).  Investigating the strategies adopted by emergency nurses to address uncertainty and change in the event of emerging infectious diseases: A grounded theory study.  International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 17(7), 2490 .  https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph17072490
 
Lam, S. K. K., Kwong, E. W. Y., Hung, M. S. Y., & Chien W. T. (2020)  Emergency nurses’ perceptions regarding the risks appraisal of the threat of the emerging infectious disease situation in emergency departments, International Journal of Qualitative Studies on Health and Well-being, 15:1, e1718468, DOI:10.1080/17482631.2020.1718468.   
 
Hung, S. Y. M., Lam, K. K. S., Chow, C. M. M. (2019).  Nursing students’ experiences of Mental Health First Aid Training: A descriptive qualitative study.  Collegian, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.colegn.2019.02.006.
 
Lam, S. K. K., Kwong, E. W. Y., Hung, M. S. Y., Pang, S. M. C., & Chien W. T. (2019)  A qualitative descriptive study of the contextual factors influencing the practice of emergency nurses in managing emerging infectious diseases, International Journal of Qualitative Studies on Health and Well-being, 14:1, DOI: 10.1080/17482631.2019.1626179
 
Lam, K. K. S., Kwong, W. Y. E., Hung, S. Y. M., Pang, M. C. S., Chien, W. T. (2019).  Emergency nurses’ perceptions of their roles and practices during epidemics: a qualitative study.  British Journal of Nursing, 28(8), p.523-p.527.  https://doi.org/10.12968/bjon.2019.28.8.523.
 
Hung, S. Y. M., Fung, W. Y., Lam, K. K. S. Nan, K. (2019).  Knowledge, attitude, and practice of breast self-examination among nursing students in Hong Kong: A cross-sectional study. GSTF Journal of Nursing and Health Care (JNHC) Special Issue, 4(1).  https://doi.org/10.5176/2345-7198_4.1.115
 
Lam, K. K. S. & Hung, S. Y. M. (2019).  Compassion fatigue among healthcare personnel in acute care contexts: An integrative review.  GSTF Journal of Nursing and Health Care (JNHC) Special Issue, 4(1).  https://doi.org/10.5176/2345-7198_4.1.114
 
Tse, W. K. J., Hung, S. Y. M., Lam, K. K. S. (2019).  Emergency nurses’ experience on end-of-life care:  An integrative review.  GSTF Journal of Nursing and Health Care (JNHC) Special Issue, 4(1).  https://doi.org/10.5176/2345-7198_4.1.116
 
Hung, S. Y. M., Wong, Y. K. P., Chow, C. M. M., & Chien, W. T. (2018).  The Effect of Psycho-educational Training in Hong Kong Nursing Students.  East Asian Archives of Psychiatry, Vol 28, No. 4 (Supplement) p.24.  http://www.psy2018.hk/pdf/HKCPsych2018-Abstract-Book.pdf.
 
Hung, S. Y. M., Lam, K. K. S., Wong, L. M. (2018).  The transition challenges faced by new graduate nurses in their first year of professional experience.  GSTF Journal on Nursing and Health Care Vol 5, (1).  DOI: 10.5176/2345-7198_5.1.19 ISSN 2345-7198.  http://dl6.globalstf.org/index.php/jnhc/article/viewFile/2004/2008.
 
Hung, S. Y. M., Yam, W. S. S., Ngai, C. Y. C., Wong, Y. Y. I. & Li, Y. K. A. (2018).  Knowledge, practices, compliance and beliefs of university nursing students toward hand hygiene: A cross-sectional survey.  GSTF Journal on Nursing and Health Care Vol 5, No. 1.  DOI: 10.5176/2345-7198_5.1.21 ISSN 2345-7198.  http://dl6.globalstf.org/index.php/jnhc/article/viewFile/1998/2002.   
 
Lam, K. K. S., Kwong, W. Y. E., Hung, S. Y. M., Pang, M. C. S., Chiang, C. L. V. (2018)  Nurses' Preparedness for an Infectious Diseases Outbreak: A Literature Review and Narrative Synthesis of Qualitative Evidence.  Journal of Clinical Nursing, https://doi.org/10.1111/jocn.14210
 
Hung, M. S. Y., Chow, M. C. M., Chu, T. T. W., Wong, P. P., Nam, W. Y., Chan, V. L. K., & Chan, T. H. (2017).  College students’ knowledge and attitudes toward bystander cardiopulmonary resuscitation: A cross-sectional survey.  Cogent Medicine, 1334408.  DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/2331205X.2017.1334408
 
Kwong, W. Y. E., Hung, S. Y. M., Woo, K. (2016).  Improvement of pressure ulcer prevention care in private for-profit residential care homes: An action research study.  BMC Geriatrics, 16(1), 192.  DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12877-016-0361-8.
 
Lam, K. K. S., Kwong, W. Y. E., Hung, S. Y. M. & Pang, M. C. S. (2016).  Bridging the gap between guidelines and practice in the management of emerging infectious diseases: A qualitative study of emergency nurses.  Journal of Clinical Nursing. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jocn.13343.  
 
Tse, W. K. J., Hung, S. Y. M., Pang, M. C. S. (2016).  Emergency Nurses' Perceptions of Providing End-of-life Care in Accident and Emergency Department: A Qualitative Study.  Journal of Emergency Nursing, 42(3), 224-232.  DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jen.2015.10.025
 
Chair, S. Y., Hung, S. Y. M*., Lui, J. C. Z., Lee, D. T. F., Shiu, I. Y. C. & Choi, K. C. (2014).  Public knowledge and attitude towards cardiopulmonary resuscitation in Hong Kong: a telephone survey.  Hong Kong Medical Journal, 20 (2), 126-133.  (*Correspondence author) DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.12809/hkmj134076 .  
 
李斯俭, 陈珊珊,熊淑茹, 彭美慈 (2013)采用行动学习法提升护生备灾能力的应用实践, 中华护理杂志 48(11):971-973.  (Li S.J., Chan S.S., Hung S.Y.M. & Pang M.C. (2013).  Action learning to improve nursing students’ capacity in disaster preparedness.  Journal of Chinese Nursing, 48(11): 971-973.) 
 
Lam, K. K. & Hung, S. Y. M. (2013).  Perceptions of emergency nurses during the human swine influenza outbreak: A qualitative study.  International Emergency Nursing, 21, 240-246.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ienj.2012.08.008
 
Hung M. S. Y. & Pang S.M.C. (2011).  Family presence preference when patients are receiving resuscitation in an accident and emergency department.  Journal of Advanced Nursing 67(1), 56–67.  DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2648.2010.05441.x
 
Hung, S. Y. M., Lui, C. Z. J., Chair, S. Y., Lee, T. F. D. & Shiu, Y. C. I. (2011).  A telephone survey on the attitude and knowledge of the Hong Kong public towards cardiopulmonary resuscitation.  International Journal of Cardiology, Volume 147, Supplement 1, S6-7.  DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0167-5273(11)70019-5.  
 
Chair, S. Y., Wang, W., Hung, S. Y. M. & Ip. W. Y. (2010).  Risk factors of Hong Kong Chinese patients with coronary heart disease.  European Society of Cardiology (European Heart Journal Supplements) vol.12 Suppl A, pp.S22.  United Kingdom: Oxford University Press, 2010.02. 
 
External Funded Projects
1. Research Grants Council Competitive Research Funding Schemes for the Local Self-financing Degree Sector 2020/21 Faculty Development Scheme UGC/FDS17/H01/20 (HK $546,727) - Co-Investigator (Jan 2021 - Dec 2023).
Title: The loneliness of older adult being cared for by live-in migrant worker and their dyadic relationship: A mixed methods study.
 
2. Research Grants Council Competitive Research Funding Schemes for the Local Self-financing Degree Sector 2016/17 Faculty Development Scheme (UGC/FDS17/H01/16) (HK $617,234) - Principal-Investigator (Jan 2017 - Mar 2019).
Title: Effectiveness of the Mental Health First Aid Programme for nursing students in Hong Kong.
 
3. Research Grants Council Competitive Research Funding Schemes for the Local Self-financing Degree Sector 2015/16 Faculty Development Scheme (UGC/FDS17/H03/15) (HK $603,750) - Co-Investigator (Jan 2016 – Mar 2019).
Title: The effectiveness of learning field triage skills in a web 3D game-based virtual world.
 
4. Professional Training Project for Public Health Division, Department of Health (DH) of HKSAR (2012-2013) (DH PHND/5-95/5/1) (HK $120,770) - Project Manager and Lecturer.
Title: Disaster Nursing Training Course.
 
Internal Funded Project
1. School Research Grant of School of Nursing, Tung Wah College ($50, 000) - Principal Investigator (Jul 2020 - Jul 2021).
Title: The psychological and life impacts on females in Hong Kong during the COVID-19 pandemic.
 
2. School Research Grant of School of Nursing, Tung Wah College ($30, 000) - Principal Investigator (Jul 2017 - Jun 2018).
Title: The impacts of the Mental Health First-aid training Course: An exploratory qualitative study.
 
3. School Research Grant of School of Nursing, Tung Wah College ($30, 000) - Principal Investigator (Jan 2017 - Jan 2018).
Title: Effectiveness of the Mental Health First Aid Programme for nursing students in Hong Kong: a pilot study.
 
4. School Research Grant of School of Nursing, Tung Wah College ($20, 000) - Principal Investigator (Jan 2017 - Jan 2018).
Title: Knowledge, willingness and perceived ability in disaster management among nursing students in Hong Kong: an evaluation study.
 
5. Internal Research Funding of School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (2009 – 2013) ($130,000) - Co-Investigator (2011 - 2013).
Title: Differentiating Clinical Objectives in Various Stages of Learning.
 
6. Internal Research Funding of The Nethersole School of Nursing, Cardiovascular and Acute Care Research Group Fund, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 2010 (MD09574) (HK$45,000) - Principal Investigator (Apr 2010 - Jul 2010).
Title: A telephone survey on the attitude and knowledge of the Hong Kong public towards cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
 
 
Research Interests:
Disaster management and education
Emergency nursing and life support studies
End-of-life and bereavement care
Mental Health First Aid training and psychological well being
Nursing education
 
 
Community Participation and Achievement:
Achievement
2018/2019    Research Excellence Award, Tung Wah College 
2015/2016    Teaching Excellence Award, Tung Wah College 
2003/2004    Teacher of the Year Awards, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
2004/2005    Teacher of the Year Awards, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
2005/2006    Teacher of the Year Awards, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
2007/2008    Teacher of the Year Awards, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
2008/2009    Teacher of the Year Awards, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
2003/04 - 2008/09   Master Teacher Award, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
 
Community Participation
Hong Kong Red Cross Psychological First Aid Team volunteer (2014 - Present)
Hong Kong Red Cross Community Resilience Training Instructor (2019 - Present)
 
International Journal Reviewer:
Nursing and Health Sciences (2011 - Present)
Asian Nursing Research (2011 - 2016)
Physical Therapy and Health Promotion (2015 - 2016)
Journal of Clinical Nursing (2016 - Present)
International Journal of Qualitative Studies on Health & Well-being (2019 - Present)
International Journal of African Nursing Sciences (2019 - Present)
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health (2020 - Present)
 
 


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