Jing-Yu (Benjamin) Tan

BNSc, MMed, PhD, RN, MCNSA, Associate Dean for Research

Accepting PhD Students

20112019
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Research interests

Dr Benjamin Tan would be willing to accept HDR (PhD and Master by Research) students in areas of cancer symptom management, complementary therapies, and evidence-based practice for chronic disease management.

Latest Research Grants (as Principal Investigator or Co-Investigator)

2019-2021. Acupuncture for joint symptoms in breast cancer: A randomized controlled trial. HKPU-SMUH Collaborative Research Project, HKD 101,459.00

2019-2021. Resistance inspiratory muscle training for breathlessness in lung cancer patients. HKPU-SMUH Collaborative Research Project, HKD 105,657.00

2019-2020. Self-acupressure for arthralgia-fatigue-sleep disturbance symptom cluster in breast cancer survivors. HKPU School of Nursing, HKD 164,300.00

2018-2020. Somatic acupressure for breast cancer symptom cluster. CDU Institute of Advanced Studies Rainmaker Readiness Grants, AUD 60,000.00

2015-2017. Medicated food for chemotherapy-induced gastrointestinal mucositis: Role of TLR4/NF-κB pathway. NSFC, CNY 230,000.00

2014-2017. Ear acupressure for chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting. Fully Funded Doctoral Project, HKPU School of Nursing, HKD 531,600.00

Current HDR Supervision

2019-Ongoing. Traditional Chinese exercise for symptom cluster management in breast cancer patients. PhD. Principal Supervisor

Education/Academic qualification

PhD Attachment Program, The University of Manchester

PhD, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (HKPU)

External positions

Executive Administrative Member (Young Scholar Committee), China Anti-Cancer Association Rehabilitation Branch Nursing Committee

2018 → …

Adjunct Professor in Nursing, Southwest Medical University Hospital

2018 → …

Editorial Board Member, The Journal of TMR Integrative Nursing

20172019

Postdoctoral Fellow/Doctoral Training Fellow, School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

20142018

Lecturer/Associate Lecturer/Graduate Assistant Lecturer/Research Secretary, School of Nursing, Fujian University of Traditional Chinese Medicine

20112018

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Chinese Traditional Medicine Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 2011 2019

Nurses and Holistic Modalities: The History of Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture

Wang, C. C., Zhu, R. & Tan, J-Y., Mar 2019, In : Holistic Nursing Practice. 33, 2, p. 90-94 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

History of Medicine
Chinese Traditional Medicine
Acupuncture
Holistic Nursing
Nurses

Psychometric assessment of the Chinese version of the Problems and Needs in Palliative Care questionnaire-short version in advanced cancer patients

Wang, T., Molassiotis, A., Chung, B. P. M. & Tan, J. Y., 6 Aug 2019, In : BMC Palliative Care. 18, 1, p. 1-12 12 p., 68.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
Palliative Care
Psychometrics
Neoplasms
Reproducibility of Results
Surveys and Questionnaires

Safety and side effects of acupuncture therapy in Australia: A systematic review

Wang, C. C., Tan, J. Y. & Williams, A., Apr 2019, In : European Journal of Integrative Medicine. 27, p. 81-89 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleResearchpeer-review

Acupuncture Therapy
Acupuncture
Safety
Clinical Trials
Dizziness

Burden, emotional distress and quality of life among informal caregivers of lung cancer patients: An exploratory study

Tan, J. Y., Molassiotis, A., Lloyd-Williams, M. & Yorke, J., 1 Jan 2018, In : European Journal of Cancer Care. 27, 1, p. 1-11 11 p., e12691.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
Caregivers
Lung Neoplasms
Quality of Life
Anxiety
Depression

Current Research Status of Palliative Care in Mainland China

Wang, T., Molassiotis, A., Chung, B. P. M. & Tan, J. Y., 1 Oct 2018, In : Journal of Palliative Care. 33, 4, p. 215-241 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Palliative Care
China
Research
Education
Delivery of Health Care