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Medical physics educator

Kwan-Hoong Ng, Malaysian medical physics educator. Recipient Junior associateship International Center Theoretical Physics, Trieste, Italy, 1985.

Background

Ng, Kwan-Hoong was born on February 13, 1954 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Son of Yeok Si and Poh Yee (Toh) Ng.

Education

Bachelor of Science with honors, University Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, 1978. Master of Science in Medical Physics, University Aberdeen, Scotland, 1980. Doctor of Philosophy in Medical Physics, University Malaya, 1994.

Career

Research fellow University Aberdeen, 1980-1981. Medical physicist Computer Radionic Center, Kuala Lumpur, 1981. Physicist lecturer Tunku Abdul Rahman College, 1981-1985.

Head electron microscopy unit University Malaya, 1985-1990, lecturer in medical physics, since 1990, associate professor. Honorary consultant Mount Miriam Hospital, Penang, Malaysia, 1986-1993. Expert International Atomic Energy Agency, Vienna, Austria, since 1993.

Member expert committee in radiation medicine, World Health Organization, since 1996, international advisory board Physics in Medicine & Biology, since 1997.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author computer books, since 1985. Editor (series) Information Technology Update, Federal Publs. /Times, since 1993.

      Member editorial board Journal Australasian Physical and Engineering Sciences in Medicine, since 1991, Malaysian Journal Medical Laboratory Sciences, since 1992.

Membership

Fellow Artificial Intelligence Society Malaysia (founding member), Malaysian Institute Physics. Member Institute Physical Sciences in Medicine, Hospital Physicists' Association United Kingdom, American Association Physicists, Malaysian Society Ultrasound Medicine, Malaysian Radiological Society (associate).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, jogging, writing, music.

Connections

Married Leng-Suan Sia, August 31, 1982. Children: Dominica Wei-Lin, Brian Wei-Ren.

father:
Yeok Si Ng

mother:
Poh Yee (Toh) Ng

spouse:
Leng-Suan Sia

child:
Dominica Wei-Lin Ng

child:
Brian Wei-Ren Ng