Steering Committee Chairperson, Youth Arch Student Improvement Award

  • Winner of 11th Hong Kong Outstanding Students Award (1995-1996)
  • Public Relations Officer of 10th Executive Committee (1996-1997) & President of 13th Executive Committee (1999-2000), Hong Kong Outstanding Students’ Association

Dr. Janet Ng is an experienced speech therapist; currently working at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, responsible for teaching postgraduate students and operating the Speech Therapy Unit. Janet had solid front-line clinical practice and extensive clinical management experience prior to joining the University as clinical educator. She had held regional leadership positions in Hong Kong, Macau and Singapore in a multinational corporation. Janet is passionate in developing the speech therapy profession, and had held the Chairpersonship of the Hong Kong Association of Speech Therapists for five consecutive years. She has also been appointed as the Founding Chairperson of the Professional Council of the Hong Kong Institute of Speech Therapists, leading the management of the Register of Speech Therapists accredited by Department of Health. Janet has been invited by various organizations in Hong Kong, Macau and China to deliver training on voice disorders, aural rehabilitation and other professional issues relevant to communication disorders.

Janet holds a Bachelor of Science degree in speech and hearing sciences and a Master of Medical Sciences degree from the University of Hong Kong. She later received her Doctor of Health Science degree from the Hong Kong Polytechnic University where she graduated with Dean’s Honours.