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physician

Kuan Joo Lim, Malaysian physician. Recipient AMN award King of Malaysia, 1985. Member of New York Academy of Sciences, International Leprosy Association.

Background

Lim, Kuan Joo was born on July 15, 1944 in Jelebu, Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia.

Education

Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, University Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, 1970. Master in Public Health, Prince Leopold Institute Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium, 1978.

Career

House officer General Hospital, Kuala Lumpur, 1970-1971. Medical officer District Hospital, Tampin, Malaysia, 1971-1974, Kuala Pilah, Malaysia, 1974-1976, Ministry of Health, Kuala Lumpur, 1976. Deputy director National Leprosy Control Center, Sungai Buluh, Malaysia, 1976-1987.

Director Institute Public Health, Kuala Lumpur, 1987—2002. Chief Executive Officer Assunta Hospital, Malaysia. Temporary adviser World Health Organization, Geneva, New Delhi, Manila, from 1979.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Proceedings, 4th Annual International Leprosy Workshop, 1982. Author: Leprosy in Malaysia, 1984

    • also articles.

Membership

Member of New York Academy of Sciences, International Leprosy Association.

Connections

Parents: Moh Seng Lim and Yong Seto. Married Eng Lin Kua, October 6, 1971. Children: Aik Leng, Ping Ping.

spouse:
Eng Lin Kua

child:
Aik Leng Lim

child:
Ping Ping Lim