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Medical educator

Kai-Lit Phua, Malaysian medical educator. Fellow, Salzburg Seminar, 2004; Asian Public Intellectual Senior fellow, Nippon Foundation, 2003. Fellow: Life Management Institute; member: Malaysian Social Science Association (vice president).

Background

Phua, Kai-Lit was born on September 5, 1959 in Kuantan, Malaysia. Son of Cheng-Han Phua and Choy-Lian Yap.

Education

Bachelor, University Rochester, New York, 1981. Doctor of Philosophy, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, 1994.

Career

Research statistician VI Maryland Department Health and Mental Hygiene, Baltimore, 1989—1994. Assistant manager NTUC Income Insurance Co-operation, 1994—1996. Lecturer SIT International College, Klang, Malaysia, 1996—1998.

Senior lecturer International Medical University, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 1999—2006. Associate professor Monash University Malaysia School Medicine and Health Sciences, Bandar Sunway, since 2006.

Membership

Fellow: Life Management Institute. Member: Malaysian Social Science Association (vice president).

Connections

Married Siew-Guat Swa.

father:
Cheng-Han Phua

mother:
Choy-Lian Yap

spouse:
Siew-Guat Swa.