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TEONG WAH LIM

Background

  • LIM, TEONG WAH was born on October 17, 1932 in Penang, Malaysia.

  • Education

    • University of Malaya, Singapore, 1951-1957, Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery. University of Manchester, United Kingdom, 1962-1963, Diploma Bacteriology. Spoken languages: English, Chinese, Malay.

    Career

    • Medical Rch Officer, Special Program, Research and Human Resources, World Health Organization Regional Office(s) for South East Asia since 1989. Director, 1984-1987, Deputy Director, 1975-1984, Institute for Medical Rch, Ministry of Health, Malaysia. Consultant Microbiologist, Institute for Medical Rch, Ministry of Health, Malaysia, 1964-1987.

    Membership

    Member: Fellow, Royal College of Pathologists, England. Fellow, Royal College of Pathologists, Australasia. Society of General Microbiology, England.

    Many other societies and clubs in Malaysia.

    Personality

    Interests

    Microbiology, virology. Vectorborne diseases. Competitive bridge; golf.

    Wine; food.

    Connections

    • Spouse Joan Amy, National of Malaysia.
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    Nationality

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