Subcommittee of Site Monitoring
Chair: Professor Dr Ng Chong Guan
Prof Ng Chong Guan is an Associate Professor and Consultant Psychiatrist at the University of Malaya in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. He is also the Deputy President of the Malaysian Health Association and Treasurer of the Malaysian Psychiatric Association.
Prof Ng is the Editor-in-Chief of the Malaysian Journal of Psychiatry, has published numerous articles in prestigious medical journals, and is a regular speaker at local and international conferences. His main area of expertise is the management of major psychiatric illnesses such as bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, depression, anxiety disorder and addictions. He is particularly interested in the treatment of depression among cancer patients and is passionate about improving and progressing the care and management of psychiatric patients in Malaysia.
Subcommittee of Serious Adverse Event
Chair: Ms Wong Yin Yen
Ms Wong Yin Yen is a drug information pharmacist in the University of Malaya Medical Centre (UMMC). She received her Bachelor of Pharmacy from the University of Science Malaysia (USM) in 2005.
She is currently the assistant secretary of the Drug and Therapeutics (D&T) Subcommittee and is involved in the process of new drug listing, removal and prescribing guidelines in the UMMC formulary. She is a member of the Medical Research and Ethics Committee (MREC) and the chairperson for the Severe Adverse Reaction (SAE) Subcommittee in the UMMC. She is also a clinical trial coordinator in the Pharmacy Department.
Her special interests include health economics, hospital pharmacy management, formulary management and health research ethics. She has published articles in international peer reviews journals and poster presentations in international conferences.