prof. dr. cheah fook choe

pensyarah perubatan

jabatan pediatrik

No. sambungan :  91455391

No. rasmi:
UKM : 03 8921 5555



   Biografi/ Biography :

  • Professor Dr. Cheah Fook Choe is currently the Head and Professor of Paediatrics and senior consultant neonatologist at the Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) Medical Centre-Hospital Canselor Tuanku Muhriz in Kuala Lumpur. He has been the consultant at the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) of UKM, for more than 10 years. He was also the director of this unit from 2009 before going away for a research sabbatical in 2014 at the USA and New Zealand. Prof. Cheah completed specialty training in general paediatrics and was awarded Masters in Medicine (Paeds) by UKM in 1997. His neonatology subspecialty training commenced in 1997 in the Mater Mothers’ Hospital in Brisbane, Australia and subsequently in the Maternity Hospital Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. From 2000-2003, he was the Neonatal Fellow in the Christchurch Women’s Hospital, New Zealand, completing advanced neonatal paediatrics training while pursuing a PhD degree during that period. This successfully culminated in him receiving PhD (Otago) and the FRACP in 2003. He further received postdoctoral research experience as a visiting scientist in pulmonary and perinatal biology at the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, USA between 2006 and 2008. Prof. Cheah is an accredited trainer in neonatology, and has trained many postgraduate trainees and neonatal fellows, both local and international, especially from Indonesia. He is currently the Chief of the Joint Programme in Paediatric Specialty training for Malaysia. Recently, he was appointed to the Neonatology Subspecialty Subcommittee on Medical Education of the Malaysian Medical Council. He is also examiner for the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, UK, the Malaysian Conjoined Board Examinations in Paediatrics, and had been external examiner in paediatrics for the Bangladesh College of Physicians and Surgeons.

  • yew kong lee, apichai wattanapisit, chirk jenn ng, christopher chiong meng boey, azanna ahmad kamar, yao mun choo, joyce soo synn hong, fook choe cheah, swee fong tang, bee koon poh, nalinee chongviriyaphan, sirinapa siwarom, chonnikant visuthranukul....  (2022).  tailoring an online breastfeeding course for southeast asian paediatric trainees- a qualitative study of user experience from malaysia and thailand.  - bmc medical education.  1-10. 

     

    noorazizah arsad, nurlina abd razak, mohd hashim omar, mohamad nasir shafiee, aida kalok, fook choe cheah, pei shan lim.  (2022).  antenatal corticosteroids to asian women prior to elective cesarean section at early term and effects on neonatal respiratory outcomes.  - international journal of environmental research and public health.  1-9. 

     

    cheah fook choe, thong meow keong, zulkifli ismail, zilfalil alwi, amir hamzah abdul latiff, patrick chan wai kiong, erwin khoo jia yuan, noran naqiah hairi.  (2022).  press statement by amm cop: covid-19 vaccination for children in malaysia.  - advocacy & public announcements.  1-2. 

     

    cheah fook choe, thong meow keong, zulkifli ismail, zilfalil alwi, amir hamzah latiff, patrick chan wai kiong, erwin khoo jia yuan, noran naqiah hairi.  (2022).  vaksinasi covid-19 untuk kanak-kanak di malaysia: kenyataan pendirian oleh kolej pediatrik, akademi perubatan malaysia.  - 1-18. 

     

    cheah fook choe, thong meow keong, zulkifli ismail, zilfalil alwi, amir hamzah latiff, patrick chan wai kiong, erwin khoo jiayuan, noran naqiah hairi.  (2022).  vaksinasi covid-19 untuk kanak-kanak di malaysia.  - akademi perubatan malaysia.  1-3. 

     

    yew kong lee, apichai wattanapisit, chirk jenn ng, christopher chiong meng boey, azanna ahmad kamar, yao mun choo, joyce soo synn hong, fook choe cheah, swee fong tang, bee koon poh, nalinee chongviriyaphan, sirinapa siwarom, chonnikant visuthranukul....  (2022).  tailoring an online breastfeeding course for southeast asian paediatric trainees- a qualitative study of user experience from malaysia and thailand.  - bmc medical education.  1-10. 

     

    noorazizah arsad, nurlina abd razak, mohd hashim omar, mohamad nasir shafiee, aida kalok, fook choe cheah, pei shan lim.  (2022).  antenatal corticosteroids to asian women prior to elective cesarean section at early term and effects on neonatal respiratory outcomes.  - international journal of environmental research and public health.  1-9. 

     

    yin ping wong, fook choe cheah, kon ken wong, shamsul azhar shah, su ee phon, beng kwang ng, pei shan lim, teck yee khong, geok chin tan.  (2022).  gardnerella vaginalis infection in pregnancy: effects on placental development and neonatal outcomes.  - placenta.  79-87. 

     

    fook-choe cheah, pietro presicce, tian-lee tan, brenna c. carey and suhas g. kallapur.  (2021).  studying the effects of granulocyte-macrophage colony-stimulating factor on fetal lung macrophages during the perinatal period using the mouse model.  - frontiers in pediatrics.  1-11. 

     

    wai kit chia, fook choe cheah, nor haslinda abdul aziz, nirmala chandralega kampan, salwati shuib, teck yee khong, geok chin tan, yin ping wong.  (2021).  a review of placenta and umbilical cord-derived stem cells and the immunomodulatory basis of their therapeutic potential in bronchopulmonary dysplasia.  - frontiers in pediatrics.  1-16. 

     

    haslina abdul hamid, lisa szatkowski, helen budge, fook-choe cheah, shalini ojha.  (2021).  nutritional practices and growth of preterm infants in two neonatal units in the uk and malaysia: a prospective exploratory study.  - bmj paediatrics open.  1-8. 

     

    anushia swaminathan, kon ken wong, geok chin tan, yin ping wong, fook choe cheah.  (2021).  gardnerella vaginalis induced accelerated cell death of syncytiotrophoblasts in placenta may explain preterm births and fetal growth restriction.  - malaysian journal of pathology.  140. 

     

    le ye lee, jiun lee, krishnamoorthy niduvaje, shirley s-y seah, raymond w atmawidjaja and fook-choe cheah.  (2020).  nutritional therapies in the neonatal intensive care unit and post-natal growth outcomes of preterm very low birthweight asian infants..  - journal of paediatrics and child health.  400-407. 

     

    teo jtr, abidin nh, cheah fc.  (2020).  severe acute respiratory syndrome-coronavirus-2 infection: a review of the clinical-pathological correlations of coronavirus disease-19 in children.  - malaysian journal of pathology.  349-361. 

     

    raja zahratul azma raja sabudin, alina md fauzi, darnina abdul jalil, azlin ithnin, hafiza alauddin, cheah fook-choe, najiah-ajlaa ayub, moh yusuf malisa, jalil norunaluwar & othman ainoon.  (2019).  updates on laboratory tests for diagnosis of glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency in malaysia.  - hemoglobin.  312. 

     

    yew kong lee, apichai wattanapisit, chirk jenn ng, christopher chiong meng boey, azanna ahmad kamar, yao mun choo, joyce soo synn hong, fook choe cheah, swee fong tang, bee koon poh, nalinee chongviriyaphan, sirinapa siwarom, chonnikant visuthranukul....  (2022).  tailoring an online breastfeeding course for southeast asian paediatric trainees- a qualitative study of user experience from malaysia and thailand.  - bmc medical education.  1-10. 

     

    noorazizah arsad, nurlina abd razak, mohd hashim omar, mohamad nasir shafiee, aida kalok, fook choe cheah, pei shan lim.  (2022).  antenatal corticosteroids to asian women prior to elective cesarean section at early term and effects on neonatal respiratory outcomes.  - international journal of environmental research and public health.  1-9. 

     

    yin ping wong, fook choe cheah, kon ken wong, shamsul azhar shah, su ee phon, beng kwang ng, pei shan lim, teck yee khong, geok chin tan.  (2022).  gardnerella vaginalis infection in pregnancy: effects on placental development and neonatal outcomes.  - placenta.  79-87. 

     

    fook-choe cheah, pietro presicce, tian-lee tan, brenna c. carey and suhas g. kallapur.  (2021).  studying the effects of granulocyte-macrophage colony-stimulating factor on fetal lung macrophages during the perinatal period using the mouse model.  - frontiers in pediatrics.  1-11. 

     

    wai kit chia, fook choe cheah, nor haslinda abdul aziz, nirmala chandralega kampan, salwati shuib, teck yee khong, geok chin tan, yin ping wong.  (2021).  a review of placenta and umbilical cord-derived stem cells and the immunomodulatory basis of their therapeutic potential in bronchopulmonary dysplasia.  - frontiers in pediatrics.  1-16. 

     

    fook-choe cheah, tian-lee tan.  (2021).  nutritional care of preterm infants. scientific basis and practical guidelines..  - 17. 

     

    cheah fook choe.  (2015).  penyakit paru-paru bayi pramatang dan kesan jangkitan dalam rahim.  - 76. 

     

    fook-choe cheah, tian-lee tan.  (2021).  nutritional care of preterm infants. scientific basis and practical guidelines..  - 17. 

     

    koletzko b, wieczorek s, cheah fc, domellf m, van goudoever jb, poindexter bb, vain n..  (2021).  nutritional care of preterm infants. scientific basis and practical guidelines..  - 7. 

     

    koletzko, berthold, cheah, fook-choe, domellf, magnus, poindexter, brenda b., vain, nestor, van goudoever, johannes b.,.  (2021).  nutritional care of preterm infants: scientific basis and practical guidelines.  - 460. 

     

    fook-choe cheah, geok chin tan, yuan shi.  (2021).  research model innovations in advancing neonatal care.  - 228. 

     

    fook choe cheah.  (2018).  the lung disease of preterm infants and effects of intrauterine infection.  - 73. 

     

    fook-choe cheah.  (2017).  feeding the preterm infant - a practical handbook.  - 148. 

     

    cheah fook choe.  (2015).  penyakit paru-paru bayi pramatang dan kesan jangkitan dalam rahim.  - 76. 

     

    cheah fook choe, thong meow keong, zulkifli ismail, zilfalil alwi, amir hamzah abdul latiff, patrick chan wai kiong, erwin khoo jia yuan, noran naqiah hairi.  (2022).  press statement by amm cop: covid-19 vaccination for children in malaysia.  - advocacy & public announcements.  1-2. 

     

    cheah fook choe, thong meow keong, zulkifli ismail, zilfalil alwi, amir hamzah latiff, patrick chan wai kiong, erwin khoo jia yuan, noran naqiah hairi.  (2022).  vaksinasi covid-19 untuk kanak-kanak di malaysia: kenyataan pendirian oleh kolej pediatrik, akademi perubatan malaysia.  - 1-18. 

     

    cheah fook choe, thong meow keong, zulkifli ismail, zilfalil alwi, amir hamzah latiff, patrick chan wai kiong, erwin khoo jiayuan, noran naqiah hairi.  (2022).  vaksinasi covid-19 untuk kanak-kanak di malaysia.  - akademi perubatan malaysia.  1-3. 

     

    mohd fahmi ellias, wan nurulhuda wan md zin, fook-choe cheah.  (2021).  feeding difficulties among preterm very low birth weight infants after hospital discharge.  - 11th national paediatric research conference: a 2nd national bioethics symposium.  7. 

     

    ooi kai shen, wong yin ping, cheah fook choe.  (2021).  the association between subclinical intrauterine infection in neonates with hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy, therapeutic hypothermia and clinical outcomes: a 10-year retrospective study.  - the 11th national paediatric research conference: 2nd paediatric bioethics symposium.  1.