Marten BRELEN (Hong Kong)

Dr. Marten Brelén is an assistant professor at the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK). He obtained his preclinical medical degree (MA) from Cambridge University, where he graduated with first class honors. His clinical medical degree (BMBCh) was obtained from Oxford University, and he also spent four years in research at the University of Louvain in Belgium, which led to a PhD in biomedical sciences.

Clinically, Dr. Brelén is fellowship trained at the Bristol Eye Hospital, UK, in vitreoretinal surgery, and he is a fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists, UK (London).

Dr. Brelén is head of retina service at the CUHK Eye Centre and is the team head for the vitreoretinal service at the Prince of Wales Hospital. He is the lead coordinator of the clinical fellowship program for vitreoretinal training and the director of the Pao So Kok Macular Disease Treatment and Research Centre. He is also a visiting professor at the Joint Shantou International Eye Centre in Shantou, China.