Department of Family Medicine

Department’s research interests/direction

Preventive health, chronic disease, dermatology, medical education.

List of on-going studies

Title of Study Principal Investigator Status (e.g. recruiting, follow-up, completed)
Effects of time restricted feeding on body weight and metabolic syndrome severity in the obese adults – A pilot randomized controlled trial. Dr Chean Kooi Yau Data collection
Translation, cultural adaptation and psychometric validation of the Malay version of Mindful Eating Questionnaire Dr Chean Kooi Yau Data analysis
Translation, cultural adaptation and psychometric validation of the Chinese version of Mindful Eating Questionnaire Dr Chean Kooi Yau Data analysis
The intention and uptake of colorectal screening after one to one health education intervention in a primary care setting-An analytical study. Dr Chan Mei Wai Write up
Development and Validation of an instrument to assess the Risk of Child Injuries in Primary Care setting: an Initiative of a Child Injuries Prevention Program Dr Ranjini Ambigapathy, Klinik Kesihatan Sungai Dua, Pulau Pinang
Dr Chan Mei Wai
Data analysis
The intention and uptake of colorectal screening after one to one health education intervention in a primary care setting-An analytical study. Dr Chan Mei Wai Write up
Effectiveness of Simulation Dr Tan KC Recruiting
Barriers in the expression of empathy among medical students Dr Ho KC Writing proposal
Is 100% pure Stabilized Whole Rice Bran (SWRB) effective when used as a cleanser and an emollient in patients with mild to moderate atopic dermatitis? Dato’ Dr S. Sellappan, Loh Guan Lye Hospital
A/P Harinarayan Radhakrishna
Data analysis