Gastrodiet 2017

Professor Vicki Tan

Dr. Victoria Tan graduated from the Melbourne University Medical School and received her gastroenterology training in Melbourne, under the supervision of Professor Peter Gibson. She is a fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians. After migrating to Hong Kong, she completed her PhD at the University of Hong Kong in 2015 examining gastro-esophageal reflux and functional dyspepsia. Dr. Tan is currently a Clinical Assistant Professor with the University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary and Gleneagles Hospital Hong Kong who leads the manometry/pH study, breath test and gastrointestinal motility service. Dr. Tan is also an associate editor of the Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology, a committee member of the Junior Faculty of the American Neurogastroenterology and Motility Society, a council member of the Hong Kong Society of Gastrointestinal Motility and a board member of WIGNAP (Women in GI Network-Asia Pacific). 

Dr. Tan specializes in research on gastro-esophageal reflux, functional dyspepsia and irritable bowel syndrome. In particular she has a special interest in dietary therapies for functional gastrointestinal disorders and the role of dietary nutrients effect on GI motility.