Dorothy Yiu OAM JP BSSc (SW), GDipCouns (Grief & Loss), GDipLib, GDipExeSci
Founder of Chinese Cancer and Chronic Illness Society of Victoria (CCCIS) in 1996. Dorothy has a background in social work and counselling. Having been working in the field for almost four decades, Dorothy has extensive experiences in health and human services, such as aged care, domestic violence, disability and migrant services. She has also been a cancer health educator for over 25 years focusing on cancer prevention and support.
Carson Au BPharm, MPS, AACPA
Carson has been a committee member of Chinese Cancer and Chronic Illness Society of Victoria since 2015. He has a background in healthcare and pharmaceutical science. He is a practicing pharmacist in Australia and Hong Kong, and currently practicing in community pharmacy and hospital pharmacy. Carson has interest in complementary medicine, chronic disease management and preventative health.
Wanling Zhang BMed, MHSc
A volunteer and a member of the Committee of Management of Chinese Cancer and Chronic Illness Society of Victoria (CCCIS) since 2011, Wanling has been the Secretary of CCCIS since 2013. Wanling was trained in and practised Chinese Medicine in China. After completing her Master of Health Science in Latrobe University, Wanling has been working in the health and community service sector in Australia for over 25 years. She has extensive experience in aged care, domestic violence, disability support, health education and promotion, migrant and refugee settlement support, and training.
Jacob Lee CPA
With over 20 years strategic leadership and direct management experience in not-for-profit (NFP) and social enterprises, Jacob is a certified practising accountant and a qualified social worker trained in gestalt therapy. He has been involved in settlement, housing, aged care and disability services, victims of crime counselling and has overseen finance, information and communication technology, human resource and quality assurance functions of NFP organisations.
Mandy Lee BSSc, DipEd, MA, MEd
As an education consultant, Mandy Lee started her career as a teacher, teacher educator and curriculum developer. She had an experience of teaching in the primary, secondary and tertiary institutions and was the editor of a series of General Studies textbooks for Primary 1 to 6 students in Hong Kong. Her work on designing the bilingual advanced care planner, “My Farewell Wishes” booklet was well received by the Australian Chinese community.
Dr Frank Wang MD
Dr Frank Wang graduated from University of Melbourne in 2017. He is a medical doctor with special interest in health promotion and chronic illness prevention especially among the local Chinese community. He has been a committee member of CCCIS since 2018 and has participated in several health promotion events with a wide range of topics including COVID, vaccination, osteoporosis, dementia, organ donation and my health record.
Margaret Yung BSW, AASW member
Margaret is a social worker and is currently working in the community not for profit organisation. Margaret experiences includes counselling, advocacy, and case management, focuses on the areas of aged care, dementia care, culturally appropriate support, parenting education, as well as disability and mental health advocacy and support in the last twenty years.