PERSONAL DETAIL


Associate Prof. Dr. Ng Chiu Wan

Department of Social and Preventive Medicine
Faculty of Medicine
 
  +603-7967 4760
  +603-7967 4975
  chiuwan.ng@um.edu.my
  Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
 
ResearcherID Link
  http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-9222-2010

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification), (Institution).



PROFESSIONAL
(Organisation), (Role), (Year), (Level).


  • Academy of Medicine of Malaysia, Member, 2007, (National)
  • Malaysian Health Economics Association, Committee Member, 2008, (National)
  • International Health Economics Association , Member, 2011 to 2012, (International)
  • APACPH KL, Committee Member, 2013, (National)
  • Asia-Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health Kuala Lumpur, Committee Member, 2016, (National)

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area).


  • Public Health Policy; Healthcare Financing; Health Economics


RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
(Publication).


Chapter in Book

2016
  • Ng CW, Mohd Hairi NN, Ng CJ, Kamarulzaman A. 2016. Universal Health Coverage in Malaysia: Issues and Challenges. In Tey NP, Cheong KC, Rasiah R (eds). Revisiting Malaysia's Population-Development Nexus. The Past in Its Future. Kuala Lumpur: University of Malaya Press. 

2015
  • Nagaraj S, Tey NP, Ng CW, Lee KH, Pala J. Counting ethnicity in Malaysia: the complexity of measuring diversity. In: Simon P, Gagnon AA, Piche V, editors. Social Statistics and Ethnic Diversity Cross-national Perspectives in Classifications and Identity Politics. Quebec, Canada: Springer; 2015 
Article in Academic Journals

2016
  • Loganathan, T., Jit, M., Hutubessy, R., Ng, C. W., Lee, W. S., & Verguet, S. (2016). Rotavirus vaccines contribute towards universal health coverage in a mixed public-private healthcare system. Trop Med Int Health, 21(11), 1458-67 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Mohammad Bilal, S., Ng, C. W., & Low, W. Y. (2016). Social autopsy is a dire need for investigating child mortality in Pakistan. International Journal of Endorsing Health Science Research, 4(2), 1-4 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2015
  • Jeyanthini Sathasivam,Shahrul Bahyah Kamaruzzaman,Farizah Hairi,Chiu Wan Ng,Karuthan Chinna. 2015. Frail Elders in an Urban District Setting in Malaysia: Multidimensional Frailty and Its Correlates. Asia-Pacific Journal of Public Health 27(8S): 52S-61S (ISI-Indexed)
  • Saw Chien G, Chee-Khoon C, Wai VHC, Ng CW. Equitable Distribution of Public Hospitals According to Health Needs in Malaysia: Does It Exist or Not? Asia-Pacific Journal of Public Health. 2015;27(8 suppl):79S-85S (ISI-Indexed)
  • Marzuki N, Ismail S, Al-Sadat N, Ehsan FZ, Chan C-K, Ng C-W. Integrating Information and Communication Technology for Health Information System Strengthening: A Policy Analysis. Asia-Pacific Journal of Public Health. 2015;27(8 suppl):86S-93S (ISI-Indexed)
  • Packierisamy PR, Ng CW, Dahlui M, Inbaraj J, Balan VK, Halasa YA, et al. Cost of Dengue Vector Control Activities in Malaysia. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2015;93 (5):1020-7 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Loganathan T, Lee WS, Lee KF, Jit M, Ng CW. Household catastrophic healthcare expenditure and impoverishment due to rotavirus gastroenteritis requiring hospitalization in malaysia. PLoS One. 2015;10 (5):e0125878 (ISI-Indexed)
  • P. Raviwharmman Packierisamy,Chiu-Wan Ng, Maznah Dahlui, B. Venugopalan, Yara A. Halasa, and Donald S. Shepard. 2015. The Cost of Dengue Vector Control Activities in Malaysia by Different Service Providers.Asia-Pacific Journal of Public Health. DOI: 10.1177/1010539515589339 (ISI-Indexed)

2012
  • Donald S. Shepard, Eduardo A. Undurraga, Rosemary Susan Lees, Yara Halasa, Lucy Chai See Lum, and Chiu Wan Ng 

2011
  • Dahlui M, Ng CW, Al-Sadat N, Ismail S, Bulgiba A. Is Breast Self Examination (BSE) Still Relevant? A Study on BSE Performance among Female Staff of University of Malaya. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2011;12(2):369-72. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Goh KJ, Tian S, Shahrizaila N, Ng CW, Tan CT.Survival and prognostic factors of motor neuron disease in a multi- ethnic Asian population.Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. 2011 Mar;12(2):124-9. (ISI-Indexed)

2010
  • Lee, H. L., Vasan, S. S., Birgelen, l., Murtola, T. M., Gong, H. F., Field, R., W., Malavankar, D. V., Ahmad, N. W., Hakim, l. S., Murad, S., Ng, C. W., Lum, L. C. S., Suaya, J. A. & Shepard, D. S. (2010) Immediate cost of dengue to Malaysia and Thailand: an estimate. Dengue Bulletin, 34, 65-75. (ISI-Indexed)

2009
  • Nagaraj S, Lee KH, Tey NP, Ng CW, Pala J. (2009)Counting ethnicity in Malaysia: the complexity of measuring diversity. Malaysian Journal of Economic Studies, 46(1),5-32. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Goh KJ, Ng CW, Letchumy RP, Mohd Azly Y, Tan CT. Persistent effect on neuromuscular transmission in patients with primary hemifacial spasm treated with repeated botulinum toxin injections. Neurology Asia 2009;14(2): 115-9 (ISI-Indexed)

2008
  • Nagaraj S, Tey N P, Ng C W, Balakrishnan A. (2008) Ethnic Dimensions of Gender Differentials in Mortality in Malaysia. Journal of Population Research, 25(2), 87-110. (SCOPUS-Indexed)

2007
  • Doorslaer E, O Donnell O, Rannan-Eliya R P, Somanathan A, Adhikari S R, Garg C C, Harbianto D, Herrin A N, Huq M N, Ibragimova S, Karan A, Lee T, Leung G M, Lu R J F, Ng C W, Pande B R, Racelis R, Tao S, Tin K, Tisayaticom K, Trisnantoro L, Vasasvid C, Zhao Y. (2007). Catastrophic payments for health care in Asia. Health Economics, 16(11), 1159-84. (ISI-Indexed)
  • O┬┐Donnell O, Doorslaer E, Rannan-Eliya R P, Somanathan A, Adhikari S R, Garg Hanvoravongchai P, C C, Harbianto D, Huq M N, Karan A, Leung G M, Ng C W, Pande B R, Tin K, Tisayaticom K, Trisnantoro L, Zhang Y, Zhao Y. (2007). The incidence of public spending on health care: comparative analysis from Asia. World Bank Economic Review, 21(1), 93-123. (ISI-Indexed)

2006
  • Doorslaer E, O Donnell O, Rannan-Eliya R P, Somanathan A, Adhikari S R, Garg C C, Harbianto D, Herrin A N, Huq M N, Ibragimova S, Karan A, Ng C W, Pande B R, Racelis R, Tao S, Tin K, Tisayaticom K, Trisnantoro L, Vasasvid C, Zhao Y. (2006). Effect of payments for health care on poverty estimates in 11 countries in Asia: an analysis of household survey data. Lancet, 368, 1357-64. (ISI-Indexed)
Proceeding

2008
  • Hoe VCW, Ng CW, Maznah D, Sanjay R, Moy FM, Choo WY, S Noor Ghani, Noorlaili AZ, Roshidi I. 2008. Public health policies and the indigenous people of Malaysia. Proceedings of The International Conference on Indigenous People (ICIP). pg 14. 

2006
  • Ng C W, Zainuddin J, Sirajoon SN. Paying for Traditional Medical Care in Malaysia. Proceedings of the 38th Asia-Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health Annual Conference. Bangkok, Thailand. December 2006; p60. 

2003
  • Rozita H H, Ng C W. Estimating inpatient and outpatient costs for Malaysian public hospitals. Proceedings of the Concurrent Conferences of the Royal Australasian Colleges of Physicians and the Health Services Research Association of Australia and New Zealand. Melbourne, Australia. November 2003; p25 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Ng C W, Rozita H H. Pattern of Health Expenditures for a Medical Savings Account Scheme in Malaysia. Proceedings of the Concurrent Conferences of the Royal Australasian Colleges of Physicians and the Health Services Research Association of Australia and New Zealand. Melbourne, Australia. November 2003; p32 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2002
  • Ng C W, Sirajoon N G, Karina R. Limited Private Practice in University of Malaya Specialist Centre: Effect of New Physician Reimbursement Mechanism on Job Satisfaction. Proceedings of the 34th Asia-Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health (APACPH). Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. July 2002; p53 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2001
  • Rozita H H, Ng C W. National Health Accounts in Malaysia: Developing a Sustainable System. Proceedings of the Conference on National Health Accounts and Health Sector Reform in Asia, Cebu, Philippines, Asia Pacific National Health Accounts Network. May 2001 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
Monograph

2015
  • Ng CW. Universal Health Coverage Assessment - Malaysia. Global Network for Health Equity, 2015 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
Technical Report

2008
  • Nagaraj S, Tey N P, Ng C W, Pala J. 2008. Counting and Integration: The Experience of Malaysia. FEA Working Paper No. 2008-3. Available at http://fep.um.edu.my (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Nagaraj S, Tey N P, Ng C W, Balakrishnan B. 2008. Gender and Ethnic Dimensions of Changes in the Leading Causes of Death in Malaysia, 1970 - 2004. FEA Working Paper No. 2008-9. Available at http://www.fep.um.edu.my. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
Others

2005
  • Contributions of the Employees Provident Fund and the Social Security Organisation towards Affordable Health Care. May 2005. Submitted in partial fulfilment for the degree of Master of Public Health (Health Services Management) (University of Malaya) (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2002
  • Limited Private Practice in University of Malaya Specialist Centre ┬┐ effect of new physician reimbursement mechanism on job satisfaction. May 2002. Submitted in partial fulfilment for the degree of Master of Public Health (University of Malaya) (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

AREAS OF RESEARCH
(Project title), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Level), (Source).


  • Early Warning System Of Dengue (eawas), Consultant, 2015 - 2018, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG Programme) - HTM (Wellness), (University)
  • Education, Training & Awareness Of Service Providers On Elder Abuse & Neglect, Consultant, 2014 - 2018, Grand Challenge - HTM (Wellness), (University)
  • post traumatic Stress Disorder Among Rescue And Healthcare Workers Following Disaster ., Consultant, 2013 - 2016, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG) - HTM (Wellness), (University)
  • Effect Of Education On Knowledge And Management Of Elder Abuse Amongn Healthcare Workers, Consultant, 2013 - 2015, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG Programme) - HTM (Wellness), (University)
  • Health Promotion, Education And Lifestyle Intervention To Improve Physical Function And Maintain Independent Living Among Urban Poor Older People, Consultant, 2013 - 2016, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG Programme) - HTM (Wellness), (University)
  • Exploration of methods for adult health inequalities, Principal Investigator(PI), 2009 - 2010, International Development Research Centre, Canada, (International)
  • Progressivity of Health Care Financing in Malaysia, Principal Investigator(PI), 2008 - 2009, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), (National)
  • INCREASING AWARENESS ON BREAST CANCER AND ENHANCEMENT OF BREAST SELF EXAMINATION(BSE)AMONG UNIVERSITY MALAYA FEMALE STAFFS, Co-Investigator, 2008 - 2009, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), (National)
  • Equity Implications of Household Out-of-pocket payment of health care in Malaysia, Principal Investigator(PI), 2007 - 2008, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), (National)

CONSULTATION PROJECT/CONSULTANCY
(Project title), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Organisation).


  • Estimation of Cost Savings of NSEP in Malaysia, 2011-2011, World Bank

AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS
(Name of Award), (Awarding Institution), (Year Awarded), (Level).


  • Excellence Service Award, University Malaya, 2010, (University)
  • Certificate of Excellent Service, University Malaya, 2008, (University)
  • Nagaraj S, Balakrishnan B, Tey N P, Ng C W. Changes in The Leading Causes of Death Among Malaysians. Paper Presented At The Expo On Research, Inventions and Innovations Conducted by The University of Malaya. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. 26 to 28 July 2007. The Paper Was Awarded a Gold Medal., University of Malaya, 2007, (University)

PRESENTATIONS
(Title), (Event), (Date Presented), (Organiser), (Level).


PRESENTER
  • National Health Accounts in Malaysia: Developing a Sustainable System. , Conference on National Health Accounts and Health Sector Reform in Asia, 2001-05-09 to 2001-05-11, Asia Pacific National Health Accounts Network, (International)
  • Changes in the leading causes of death among Malaysians. , Expo on Research, Inventions and Innovations, 2007-07-26 to 2007-07-28, University of Malaya, (University)
  • Counting and integration: The experience of Malaysia. , International Conference Social Statistics and Ethnic Diversity: Should we count, how should we count and why? , 2007-12-06 to 2007-12-08, Quebec Inter-University Centre for Social Statistics (QICSS, Montr ) and the Institut national d des d graphiques (INED, Paris), (International)
  • Obesity among the elderly in rural Pahang in Malaysia, 2008., the Continuing Medical Education Conference. Recent Trends in Diabetes, Obesity and metabolic Syndrome. , 2008-08-01 to 2008-08-02, JAMA and National University Health System, (International)
  • Breast Cancer awareness and BSE Practice among Females of Pahang, Malaysia, 40th Asia Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health Conference, 2008-11-07 to 2008-11-09, (International)
  • Political economy of financing and distribution in Malaysia s healthcare system., The First Global Symposium on Health Systems Research, 2010-11-16 to 2010-11-19, World Health Organisation, (International)
INVITED SPEAKER
  • Paying for and using health care services in Malaysia has the poor been treated fairly? , International Conference on Poverty Distribution amidst Diversity: options and challenges for development. , 2007-08-13 to 2007-08-14, Centre for Poverty and Development Studies, University of Malaya., (International)
  • Use of National Health Accounts to Track Costs of Vector Borne Diseases in Malaysia. , 4th Symposium on the Burden of Neglected Diseases. Refining the estimated burden of dengue and chikungunya in Malaysia. , 2009-01-17 to  , Organised jointly by University of Malaya and Oxford University/Oxitec Limited. , (International)
  • The Continuing Challenge to Improve Daily Living Conditions Malaysia s Experience. , Workshop on Health Equity in the Asia Pacific Region. , 2009-12-07 to  , College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, (International)
  • 1. The ethical and political dimensions of pro-poor health policy? 2. Measuring equality in health outcomes, Flagship Course on Equity and Health Systems, 2010-11-29 to 2010-12-03, the World Bank Institute, the Asia Network for Capacity Building in Health Systems Strengthening, the Department of Health Philippines and the Institute for Health Policy, Sri Lanka, (International)
  • Assessing financial risk protection for cancer care in Malaysia, ASEAN Costs in Oncology Study. Policy Roundtable Meeting, 2016-04-04 to 2016-04-04, Ministry of Health and University of Malaya, (National)
  • Role of Economic Evaluations in Evidence Informed Policy Making, Symposium on Evidence Based Practice, 2016-04-27 to 2016-04-27, Julius Centre University of Malaya, (University)
  • Effective Coverage of Hypertension among Older Persons in Malaysia, International Workshop on Health Systems for Ageing Societies, 2016-10-26 to 2016-10-28, The Nossal Institute for Global Health, University of Melbourne, (International)
  • Universal Health Coverage in Malaysia - An exploration of the myth, Global Challenges Research Fund International Conference, 2016-11-23 to 2016-11-24, University of Leeds, (International)
POSTER
  • Limited Private Practice in University of Malaya Specialist Centre: Effect of New Physician Reimbursement Mechanism on Job Satisfaction., 34th Asia-Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health Annual Conference, 2002-07-17 to 2002-07-20, Asia-Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health , (International)
  • Equitap a Study in Equity in the Financing and Delivery of Health Care in 15 Asia Pacific Countries. , 5th Ministry of Health - Academy of Medicine of Malaysia Scientific Meeting 2004, 2004-08-25 to 2004-08-28, Ministry of Health and the Academy of Medicine of Malaysia , (National)
  • Financing Medical Care Through the Employees Provident Fund., 5th Ministry of Health - Academy of Medicine of Malaysia Scientific Meeting 2004. , 2004-08-25 to 2004-08-28, Ministry of Health and the Academy of Medicine of Malaysia , (National)
  • Poverty Impact of Household Tobacco Expenditures in Malaysia., 7th World Congress on Health Economics. Harmonizing Health and Economics. , 2009-07-12 to 2009-07-15, International Health Economics Association, (International)
  • Is Breast Self Examination Still Relevant to Detect Breast Lump, 41st Asia-Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health Annual Conference, 2009-12-03 to 2009-12-06, (International)
ORAL
  • Pattern of Health Expenditures for a Medical Savings Account Scheme in Malaysia. , Concurrent Conferences of the Royal Australasian Colleges of Physicians and the Health Services Research Association of Australia and New Zealand, 2003-11-15 to 2003-11-19, Royal Australasian Colleges of Physicians and the Health Services Research Association , (International)
  • Estimating inpatient and outpatient costs for Malaysian public hospitals., Concurrent Conferences of the Royal Australasian Colleges of Physicians and the Health Services Research Association of Australia and New Zealand. , 2003-11-15 to 2003-11-19, Royal Australasian Colleges of Physicians and the Health Services Research Association , (International)
  • Paying for traditional medicines in Malaysia. , 38th Asia-Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health Annual Conference., 2006-12-03 to 2006-12-06, Asia-Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health , (International)
  • Public Health Policies and the Indigenous Peoples of Malaysia, International Conference on Indigenous Peoples, 2008-07-29 to 2008-07-31, Centre for Poverty and Development Studies, University of Malaya, (International)
  • Long-term socioeconomic impact of the Nipah Virus Encephalitis on households in Bukit Pelanduk, Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia: A Mixed Methods Study, 5th International Mixed Methods Conference, 2009-07-08 to 2009-07-11, University of Leeds, Harrogate, United Kingdom, (International)
  • Smoking behaviour among rural residents in Pahang State, Peninsular Malaysia, 2nd International Conference on Rural Medicine. Facing global challenges in rural Medicine: An international Collaboration. , 2009-11-23 to 2009-11-25, School of Medicine, Universiti Malaysia Sabah, (International)
  • Distribution of Household Out-of-pocket Payment for Health Care in Malaysia. , 41st Asia-Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health Annual Conference. , 2009-12-03 to 2009-12-06, Asia-Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health, (International)
OTHERS
  • Using Provider Payment to Advance Universal Health Coverage, Asian Flagship Curriculum Development Workshop, 2016-04-17 to 2016-04-22, World Bank, US Agency for International Development, Asian Network for Health Systems Strengthening, (International)

EXPERT/TECHNICAL CONTRIBUTIONS
(Activity), (Organisation), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Level).


  • Member of the Malaysia National Health Accounts Working Committee, Ministry of Health, Malaysia, Committee Member, 2007-present, (National)

TEACHING
(Course Title), (Academic Session), (No of Student), (No of Contact Hours).


POST GRADUATE
  • Health Economics, 2010/2011(1), 3, 3
  • Health Economics, 2010/2011(2), 49, 32
  • Health Policy and Leadership, 2010/2011(1), 21, 24
  • Health Policy and Leadership, 2009/2010(2), 13, 24
  • Health Economics, 2009/2010(2), 30, 32
  • Health Economics, 2008/2009(1), 55, 15
  • Health Policy and Leadership, 2008/2009(1), 21, 21
  • Hospital Cost Accounting, 2007/2008(2), 24, 12
  • Health Economics, 2007/2008(2), 67, 10
  • Financial Management in Health and Hospital Services, 2007/2008(1), 6, 3
  • HEALTH CARE ECONOMICS, 2006/2007(3), 10, 12
  • Health economics, 2006/2007(1), 37, 10
FIRST DEGREE
  • Problem Based Learning, 2010/2011, 20, 8
  • Principles of Management, 2010/2011, 190, 2
  • Epidemiology and statistics, 2010/2011, 190, 1
  • Community Residency Programme, 2010/2011, 38, 262
  • Organisation and Management of Health Services, 2009/2010, 23, 75
  • Problem Based Learning, 2009/2010, 20, 8
  • Community Residency Programme, 2009/2010, 38, 262
  • Problem Based Learning, 2008/2009(1), 20, 8
  • Principles of Management, 2008/2009, 190, 3
  • Community Residency Programme, 2008/2009, 38, 262
  • Organisation and Management of Health Services, 2007/2008, 21, 75
  • Community Residency Programme, 2007/2008, 38, 262
  • Principles of Management, 2007/2008, 190, 3
  • Problem Based Learning, 2007/2008, 20, 20
  • Epidemiology, 2007/2008(1), 190, 1
  • Community Residency Programme, 2006/2007, 33, 262
  • Principles of Management, 2006/2007, 168, 2
  • Epidemiology and statistics, 2006/2007, 20, 18
  • Community Family Case Studies, 2006/2007, 20, 4
  • Organisation and Management of Health Services, 2006/2007, 21, 75