Ms Faith Wong
Mental Health Advocate

Faith Wong is currently a second-year medical student. Despite battling Bipolar Disorder and facing various setbacks, Faith’s resilience and wicked sense of humor have continued to propel her forward. She graduated as the top student in her faculty at a local polytechnic and was awarded a government scholarship to pursue a degree in Modelmaking in the UK. After getting into full remission, she served as a senior Peer Support Specialist at the Institute of Mental Health, where she was constantly inspired by the indomitable spirit of her clients. Now, her journey continues as a medical student, driven by a deep-rooted passion to make a difference in the lives of others. Through her daily life and future medical practise, she aims to create a positive change in supporting and empowering those in need while spreading a message of resilience and hope.

Programme Details

Day 1, 12 October 2023 , Thursday, 1605 – 1730hrs
Session 4: 12 Oct 2023, Thurs, 1600 – 1730hrs
Track : Track 2C: Mental Resilience (Garnet 218 - 219)
Topic : Panel Discussion: Mental Resilience from Different Perspectives