2315 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817
Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong
University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong, China
Asian Pacific Association for the Liver
British Society of Gastroenterology
Hong Kong Society of Digestive Endoscopy
Hong Kong Society of Gastroenterology
International Assn for the Study of the Liver, Surgical Club, Medical Protection Society Limited
International Gastro-surgical Club
Pancreatic Society of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Honors and Awards:
Mr. & Mrs. C.W. Law Professor of Medicine, Endowed Professorship, University of California, Davis., 1995
Visiting Professor in Medicine, Union Hospital, Tongji Medical University, Wuhan, China., 1993
Visiting Professor in Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, University of Santo Thomas, Manila, Philippines., 1991
Visiting Guest Chief, International Endoscopic Center of Union Hospital, Tongji Medical University, Wuhan, China., 1991
Visiting Professor in Medicine and Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Beijing, China., 1991
Visiting Professor in Gastroenterology, Chinese PLA Military Hospital and Postgraduate Medical College, Beijing, China., 1991
Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research Visiting Scientist to Department of Biological Sciences, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada., 1990
Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research Visiting Scientist to Department of Biological Sciences, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada., 1988
D.V. Datta Memorial Oration Lecturer, Indian Association for Study of the Liver Annual Conference. Ahmedabad, India., 1988
Francisco Roman Memorial Lecturer, Joint Convention of Philippine Society of Gastroenterology and Philippine Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy., 1986
Select Recent Publications:
Ductal Stones. Leung JW. Techniques in Gastrointest Endosc. 1:21-23, 1999
Is there a synergistic effect between mixed bacterial infection in biofilm formation on biliary stents. Leung JW, Liu, YL, Desta T, Libby E, Inciardi JF, Lam K. Gastrointest Endosc 48:250-257,1998.
Choledocho-enteric fistula due to Mycobacterium tuberculosis in a patient with Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome. Desta T, Man K, Bouvier D, Leung JW. Gastrointest Endosc 48:623-626, 1998
The evolution of stigmata of hemorrhage in bleeding peptic ulcers: a sequential endoscopic study. Lau JYW, Chung, SCS, Leung JW, Lo KK, Yung MY, Li AKC. Endoscopy 30:513-518, 1998
Common bile duct stones become smaller after endoscopic biliary stenting. Chan ACW, Ng EKW, Chung SCS, Lai CW, Sung JY, Leung JW, AKC Li. Endoscopy 30:356-359, 1998
Polymerase chain reaction for identification and typing of Clostridium difficile isolated from Chinese patients. Liu YL, Lu XH, Tang YJ, Lam K, Silva J, Leung JW. Internat J of Infect Dis. 2:85-87,1997
Cigarette smoke increases gastric ulcer size in part by an Angiotensin II-mediated mechanism in rats. Seno K, Zhu JH, Barrett JD, Eggena P, Scremin OU, Lam K, Leung JW, Leung FW. Dig Dis Sci. 42:74-78,1997.
Gastric purpura: an unusual endoscopic features in gastrointestinal hemorrhage. Hsu R, Desta T, Leung JW Gastrointest Endosc 45:527-529, 1997.
121. Functional evidence linking potassium channels and afferent nerve-mediated mucosal protection in rat stomach. Iwata F, Koo A, Itoh M, Lam K, Leung JW, Leung FW. Life Science 61:1713-1720,1997
Mechanism of acid-induced mesenteric hyperemia in rats. Seno K, Iwata F, Lam K, Leung JW, Leung FW. Life Sciences 63:1653-1662,1997.