Professor Roy Cheung

Roy CheungPosition

Professor in Physiotherapy


Professor Roy Cheung received his physiotherapy undergraduate and PhD degrees in Hong Kong, and completed a postdoctoral fellowship at Spaulding National Running Center, Harvard Medical School. Professor Cheung specialized in human gait biomechanics and retraining research, in particular biomechanical factors of musculoskeletal conditions, neural control of gait, and development of wearable sensors for gait retraining. Roy has supervised a number of Master and PhD students with a diverse background (e.g., physical therapists, physicians, and engineers). His research work has been continuously supported by major competitive grants, and his research deliverables include US patents and international invention awards.

Research Interests

  • Biomechanics
  • Gait Analysis
  • Machine Learning
  • Sensor Technologies

Qualifications & Recognition

  • PhD Hong Kong Polytechnic University
  • BSc (Physiotherapy) Hong Kong Polytechnic University
  • Fellow, Hong Kong Association of Sports Medicine and Sports Science
  • Special Award for the Invention, Romanian Association for Nonconventional Technologies 2017-04-01
  • Silver Award, The 45th International Exhibition of Inventions of Geneva 2017

Research & Publications

Contact Details
Telephone+612 4620 3487