Affiliate Faculty Member, Interdisciplinary Division of Biomedical Engineering
After working in a private optometric practice for two years, he returned to the then Hong Kong Polytechnic working as a Research Assistant and later obtained his Masters and PhD degrees from the Department of Optometry, University of Bradford, in the UK. He is now the Programme Leader of the Master of Science in Optometry Programme at the School of Optometry, PolyU. He was a recipient of the Department's Teaching Excellence Award in 2002 and also 2008.
Dr. Lam is a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry. He is Chairperson of the Preliminary Investigation Committee and the Registration Committee of the Optometrists Board of Hong Kong. He has also served as Chairperson in various Committees of the Optometrists Board of Hong Kong, including Education Committee and Examination Committee. He was Treasurer of the Hong Kong Society of Professional Optometrists from 1993 to 1998.
Wong YZ, Lam AKC. Improving inter-observer variation in corneal sublayer pachymetry using ConfoScan4 with z-ring. Eye & Contact Lens. 2013. In Press
Hon Y, Lam AKC. Corneal deformation measurement using Scheimpflug non-contact tonometry. Optom. Vis. Sci. 2013;90(1):e1-e8.
Hon Y, Cheung SW, Cho P, Lam AKC. Repeatability of corneal biomechanical measurements in children wearing spectacles and orthokeratology lenses. Ophthal. Physiol. Opt. 2012;32(4):349-354.
Chan KY, Cheung SW, Lam AKC, Cho P. Corneal sublayer thickness measurements with the Nidek ConfoScan 4 (Z-ring). Optom. Vis. Sci. 2011;88(10):1240-1244.
Lam AKC, YF Wu, LY Wong, NL Ho. IOP variations from sitting to supine postures determined by rebound tonometer. J. Optom. In Press
Lam AKC, Tse JSH. Pentacam anterior chamber parameters in young and middle-aged Chinese. Clin. Exp. Optom. 2013;96(1):85-91.
Lam AKC, Wu R, Wang Z, Woo V, Chan E, Tam K, Chau R, Wong KK. The effect of LASIK on rebound tonometry and Goldmann applanation tonometry. J. Cataract Refract. Surg. 2010;36(4):631-636.
Leung MMP, Huang RYC, Lam AKC. Retinal nerve fiber layer thickness in normal Hong Kong Chinese children measured with optical coherence tomography. J. Glaucoma. 2010;19(2):95-99..
Leung TW, Lam AKC, Li D, Kee CS. Characteristics of astigmatism in a Hong Kong clinical population. Optom. Vis. Sci. 2012;89(7):984-992.
So RHY, Wong WS, Yip R, Lam AKC, Ting P. Benefits of matching accommodative demands to vergence demands in a binocular head-mounted display: A study on stereo fusion times. Presence. 2011;20(6):545-558.
Lam AKC, Chen D, Tse J. The usefulness of Waveform Score from the Ocular Response Analyzer. Optom. Vis. Sci. 2010;87(3):195-199..
Lam AKC, Lam CF, Leung WK, Hung PK. Intra-observer and inter-observer variation of Hertel exophthalmometry. Ophthal. Physiol. Opt. 2009;29(4):472-476.