Teaching Development Grants
Completed TDG Projects

IT in the curriculum and e-learning

Enhancement of Medical Education in Anatomical, Pathological and Radiological Sciences by Multi-Media Digital Tutorial


This project is to establish problem-based multi-media digital imaging tutorial; to enhance integrated medical education in anatomical, pathological and radiological sciences by approach; and to facilitate preparation of Problem Based Learning Tutorial cases.

Principal Investigator

Professor A.N.Y. Cheung, Department of Pathology, Li Ka Shing Faculty of MedicineContact

Project level

Faculty-level project

Project Completion

April 2011


  1. The Spectrum Plus, Aperio’s advanced operating system, has been successfully developed to replace the CDs for dissemination of the education materials. Spectrum Plus is a comprehensive, web based digital pathology information management software that can be used for digital slide viewing and conferencing.
  2. The project has been presented as poster in education symposium involving regional and international participants. This can serve as a reference to health profession related curricula in the region. Cheung, A.N., Lo, R. Ho, S.L., Kong, P.L., Tipoe, G. and Beh, P.. “Multi-media digital tutorial for medical education. Frontiers in Medical and Health Sciences Education: Assuring Excellence in Medical and Health Sciences Education. December 10-11, 2010.