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Medical educator

Kay Chit Chu, Malaysian medical educator. Commonwealth Research fellowship, British High Commission. Member of Singapore National Institute Chemistry and Chemical Institute (Malaysia).


Chu, Kay Chit was born on April 10, 1944 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.


Bachelor of Science with Honors in Chemistry, University Malaya, Malaysia, 1970. Master of Science, University Malaya. Doctor of Philosophy in Organometallic Chemistry, Memorial University Newfoundland, Canada, 1974.

Diploma in Pedagogical Methodology, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, 1998.


Associate professor University Malaysia, 1974—1992, Nanyang Technological University, 1992—2008. Head science Sunway College, Johor Bahru, Malaysia, since 2008. Managing director Doctor Chu Educare Center, Mount Austin, Johor Bahru.


  • Achievements include research in worked extensively on the synthesis and spectroscopic properties of organometallic and coordination complexes. Investigated the applications of these complexes as industrial catalysts and potential fungicides and biocides. Research in specificity and effectiveness of some transition metal dendrimeric complexes as antitumour agents.

    Found some copper containing dendrimeric complexes to be less toxic yet more effective than cisplatin.


Member of Singapore National Institute Chemistry and Chemical Institute (Malaysia).


  • Other Interests

    Swimming, badminton.


Married Yeok-Goh Mak. 3 children.

Yeok-Goh Mak