Adjunct Associate Professor, University of Macau
Associate Professor (Retired, 2018)
Ph.D, University of Victoria, Canada
MPA, University of Victoria, Canada
B. Comm, University of British Columbia, Canada
Civil Service Reform in Macao
Government Intervention in the Economy: Hong Kong, Macao and Singapore
Public Sector Performance Measurement: Hong Kong and Canada
Lam, N. & Scott, I., Gaming, Governance and Public Policy in Macao, Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 2011.
Lam, N., “The Impact of the Gaming Liberalisation on Public Opinion and Political Culture”, in N. Lam & I. Scott (eds.) Gaming, Governance and Public Policy in Macao, Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 2011, 37-54.
Lam, N., “Performance Management Reform in Macao”, in E.M. Berman (ed.) Public Administration in Southeast Asia: Thailand, Phillippines, Malaysia, Hong Kong and Macao, Boca Raton: Taylor & Francis, 2011, 519-536.
Macau Medal of Merit-Education (2011)
Macao Science and Technology Awards – Natural Science Award (2012, 2014, 2016 & 2018)
Macao Science and Technology Awards – Special Award (2018)
National Science and Technology Progress Award (1998, 2016)
“Water soluble fraction from ethanolic extract of Clausena lansium seeds alleviates obesity and insulin resistance, and changes the composition of gut microbiota in high-fat diet-fed mice”. 14th Asian Functional Foods Association Annual Conference, organised by the National University of Singapore in Singapore, September 2019.
“Siegesbeckia pubescens Makino inhibits Pam(3)CSK(4)-induced inflammation in RAW 264.7 macrophages through suppressing TLR1/TLR2-mediated NF-kappa B activation”. International Chinese Medicine Society 2018 Ningbo Conference, organised by University of Nottingham Ningbo China, in Ningbo, China, September 2018.
“Cucurbitacin B suppresses metastasis mediated by reactive oxygen species (ROS) via focal adhesion kinase (FAK) in breast cancer MDA-MB-231 cells”. The Chinese Natural Medicines Symposium 2018, organised by the Maastricht University in the Netherlands, August 2018
“Honokiol protects hepatocytes from oxidative injury through mitochondrial deacetylase SIRT3”. The 19th Annual European Pharmacology Conference organised by the University of New South Wales, Sydney, December 2017.
My research team is comprised of an elite group of students and research associates, who actually conduct the nuts and bolts of the research. For information about the current research team, please refer to State Key Laboratory of Quality Research in Chinese Medicines for details.