• 1505 Citations
  • 17 h-Index
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Chinese Name : 余頌華

Dr. Clare Yu is currently an Assistant Professor of the Department of Health and Physical Education at the Education University of Hong Kong.  She is a certified strength and conditioning specialist (CSCS) by the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA), USA.

Research interests

The focus of Dr Yu's research has been in paediatric exercise science, childhood obesity, and the promotion of healthy lifestyles in general population and disease groups. During the past few years, she has the opportunities to conduct large scale studies to evaluate cardiopulmonary and muscular fitness, and psychological health in healthy Chinese children and in childhood cancer survivors, and to conduct systematic activity interventions in young children with autism spectrum disease.

Professional information

Scopus ID : 35235958400

ORCID : 0000-0003-0299-8591

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Research Outputs 1998 2019

  • 1505 Citations
  • 17 h-Index
  • 33 Article
  • 2 Book
  • 1 Paper
  • 1 Other contribution

Appropriate scaling approach for evaluating peak VO₂ development in Southern Chinese 8 to 16 years old

YU, C. W. C., MCMANUS, A. M., AU, C. T., SO, H. K., CHAN, A., SUNG, R. Y. T. & LI, A. M., Mar 2019, In : PLoS One. 14, 3, e0213674.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Exercise equipment
Body Size
Body Height
Hong Kong

Effects of 8-week core training on core endurance and running economy

HUNG, K-C., CHUNG, H-W., YU, C. W. C., LAI, H-C. & SUN, F., Mar 2019, In : PLoS One. 14, 3, e0213158.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Exercise equipment
Oxygen Consumption
2 Citations (Scopus)
Psychological Theory
Physical Education and Training

Formula-feeding and the risk of type-2 diabetes mellitus among Hong Kong adolescents

HUI, LL., LEE, SL., KWOK, MK., YU, C. W. C. & SCHOOLING, CM., Aug 2018, In : Hong Kong Medical Journal. 24, Suppl 4, p. 20-23

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health impact of dietary education of plant based diet to a group of people with chronic illnesses

YU, C. W. C., LEUNG, S. S. F., LEE, V. & CHAN, R. S. M., Jul 2018

Research output: Other contribution

Chronic Disease