Dr. Ng Chong Guan is currently a 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.
Shortly after completion of his master training in psychological medicine in 2009, Dr. Ng was awarded a scholarship from the European Union (via AsiaLink) to do his second master degree in clinical epidemiology and evidence-based medicine; and his first Doctorate of Philosophy (PhD) study at Utrecht University in The Netherlands. In 2017, he completed another Doctorate Degree in Medicine (MD) in psychooncology in University Malaya. In 2023, he again completed his third master degree in health research ethics (MOHRE) in University of Malaya under the scholarship of Fogarty International Center of the United States, National Institutes of Health in collaboration with the Berman Institute of Bioethics, Johns Hopkins University.
Dr 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. To date, Dr Ng has more than 100 international publications with H Index of 22 and more than 1300 citations. He is listed as one of the World Top 2% Scientists 2022 based on the in the report from Stanford University.