Position:
Clinical Professor
Division:
Allergy & Immunology
Research Interests:

Clinical Research in complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) including allergic and adverse reaction to herbal medicine and dietary supplement in various CAM practices.

Education:
B.Sc. University of Manitoba
MD University of British Columbia
Recent Publications:
  • Wong HCG.  Potential adverse and allergic reactions from complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) and other dietary supplements (DS).  Allergy Asthma Clin Immunol, 2006; 2(2): 68-73.
  • Wong HCG. Herbal medicine and psychiatric disorders. BC Med J 2007; 49(5):230-231.
  • Wong HCG. Side-effects of CAM/Chinese herbal meds. BC Med J 2008; 50(2):58.
  • Wong HCG. Unusual presentation of mercury poisoning. BC Med J 2008; 50(4):186-187.
  • Wong HCG. Patient consent. BC Med J 2009; 51(1):8.
  • Wong HCG. Re: Let’s support naturopathy. BC Med J 2009; 51(6):244-245.
  • Wong HCG. Potential allergic drug reaction from residual antibiotics present in livestock. BC Med J 2010; 52(8): 388.
  • Wong HCG. Trouble in toy land: Potential source of lead. BC Med J 2010; 52(1):10.
  • Wong HCG. Ephedrine: FDA and Health Canada. BC Med J. 2011;53(6):262-263.
  • Wong HCG. Naturopaths and prescription drugs. BC Med J. 2011;53(6):263.
  • Wong HCG. Real snake oil: Found? BC Med J. 2011;53(9):456.