prof. dr. cheah fook choe

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jabatan pediatrik



   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.

  • fc cheah, s merasa, jk tan, ja goon, n jalil, a ithnin, rz azma, a othman, a salvador.  (2023).  discovery and identification of novel glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase mutations in malaysia.  - 14th international congress of human genetics (ichg2023).  443. 

     

    mohamed afiq hidayat z, raja zahratul azma rs, darnina aj, azlin i, najiah-ajlaa a, hafiza a, norunaluwar j, alina mf, fook choe cheah, lee sim lim, nazarudin s, malisa moh y, ainoon o.  (2023).  evaluation of quantitative point-of-care test for measurement of glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase enzyme activity in malaysia.  - malaysian journal of pathology.  31-41. 

     

    chua eng wee;cheah fook choe;norazrina binti azmi;ng pei yuen.  (2023).  understanding the genetic basis of the neuroprotective effect of caffeine on the developing brain using an in vitro crispr gene-editing system.  -

     

    cheah fook choe;tan geok chin;wong yin ping;nurwardah binti alfian;muhammad haziman bin mohamad fauzi;ooi kai shen.  (2023).  the association between subclinical intrauterine infection in neonates with hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy, therapeutic hypothermia and clinical outcomes: an 11-year retrospective study.  -

     

    k k wong, k p kua, k s ooi, f c cheah.  (2023).  the effects of n-acetylcysteine on lung alveolar epithelial cells infected with respiratory syncytial virus.  - the malaysian journal of pathology.  43-50. 

     

    poh kuan wong, nurul nadia mohamad zamberi, saiful effendi syafruddin, fook choe cheah, norazrina azmi, jia xian law, eng wee chua.  (2023).  the promises and pitfalls of crispr-mediated base editing in stem cells.  - crispr journal.  196-215. 

     

    pranav jani, umesh mishra, julia buchmayer, karen walker, duygu gzen, rajesh maheshwari, daphne d cruz, krista lowe, audrey wright, james marceau, mihaela culcer, archana priyadarshi, adrienne kirby, fook choe cheah et al.  (2023).  thermoregulation and golden hour practices in extremely preterm infants: an international survey.  - pediatric research.  1701-1709. 

     

    azanna ahmad kamar, fook-choe cheah, hamizah ismail, ranjan pejaver, david alan ellwood and zaleha abdullah mahdy.  (2023).  editorial: saving mothers and babies for the new world.  - frontiers in surgery.  1-3. 

     

    beng kwang ng, joo ngor chuah, fook choe cheah, nor azlin mohamed ismail, geok chin tan, kon ken wong and pei shan lim.  (2023).  maternal and fetal outcomes of pregnant women with bacterial vaginosis..  - frontiers in surgery.  1-8. 

     

    pranav jani, u mishra, j buchmayer, r maheshwari, d d'ruz, k walker, d gzen, k lowe, a wright, j marceau, m culcer, a priyadarshi, a kirby, j e moore, ju lee oei, v shah, u vaidya, a khashana, sunit godambe, fook choe cheah, wen-hao zhou....  (2023).  global variation in skin injures and skincare practices in extremely preterm infants..  - world journal of pediatrics.  139-157. 

     

    k k wong, k p kua, k s ooi, f c cheah.  (2023).  the effects of n-acetylcysteine on lung alveolar epithelial cells infected with respiratory syncytial virus.  - the malaysian journal of pathology.  43-50. 

     

    mohamed afiq hidayat z, raja zahratul azma rs, darnina aj, azlin i, najiah-ajlaa a, hafiza a, norunaluwar j, alina mf, fook choe cheah, lee sim lim, nazarudin s, malisa moh y, ainoon o.  (2023).  evaluation of quantitative point-of-care test for measurement of glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase enzyme activity in malaysia.  - malaysian journal of pathology.  31-41. 

     

    farin masra, shareena ishak, fook-choe cheah.  (2023).  the expectant management of a rare neonatal disease: transient neonatal myasthenia gravis.  - the turkish journal of pediatrics.  321-325. 

     

    f c cheah, m k thong, i zulkifli, a zilfalil, a l amir hamzah, p w k chan, e j khoo, n h noran.  (2022).  covid-19 vaccination for children in malaysia - a position statement by the college of paediatrics, academy of medicine of malaysia.  - malaysian journal of pathology.  177-185. 

     

    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. 

     

    poh kuan wong, nurul nadia mohamad zamberi, saiful effendi syafruddin, fook choe cheah, norazrina azmi, jia xian law, eng wee chua.  (2023).  the promises and pitfalls of crispr-mediated base editing in stem cells.  - crispr journal.  196-215. 

     

    k k wong, k p kua, k s ooi, f c cheah.  (2023).  the effects of n-acetylcysteine on lung alveolar epithelial cells infected with respiratory syncytial virus.  - the malaysian journal of pathology.  43-50. 

     

    brigitta i. r. v. corebima, eko sulistijono, widanto, cheah fook choe.  (2023).  factors associated with infection and mortality in neonates following abdominal surgery..  - paediatrica indonesiana.  S8-S13. 

     

    pranav jani, u mishra, j buchmayer, r maheshwari, d d'ruz, k walker, d gzen, k lowe, a wright, j marceau, m culcer, a priyadarshi, a kirby, j e moore, ju lee oei, v shah, u vaidya, a khashana, sunit godambe, fook choe cheah, wen-hao zhou....  (2023).  global variation in skin injures and skincare practices in extremely preterm infants..  - world journal of pediatrics.  139-157. 

     

    beng kwang ng, joo ngor chuah, fook choe cheah, nor azlin mohamed ismail, geok chin tan, kon ken wong and pei shan lim.  (2023).  maternal and fetal outcomes of pregnant women with bacterial vaginosis..  - frontiers in surgery.  1-8. 

     

    cheah fook choe.  (2022).  evidence-based clinical practice in feeding the preterm infant.  - 233. 

     

    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. 

     

    berthold koletzko, sarah wieczorek, fook-choe cheah, magnus domellf, johannes b. van goudoever, brenda b. poindexter, nestor vain.  (2022).  atencin nutricional de lactantes prematuros. bases cientficas y directrices prcticas.  - 7. 

     

    fook-choe cheah, tian-lee tan.  (2022).  atencin nutricional de lactantes prematuros: bases cientficas y directrices prcticas.  - 18. 

     

    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. 

     

    zaleha abdullah mahdy, azanna ahmad kamar, hamizah ismail, fook-choe cheah, david alan ellwood and ranjan pejaver.  (2023).  saving mothers and babies for the new world.  - 1-156. 

     

    berthold koletzko, fook-choe cheah, magnus domellf, brenda b poindexter, nestor vain, johannes b van goudoever,.  (2022).  atencin nutricional de lactantes prematuros: bases cientficas y directrices prcticas (nutritional care of preterm infants: scientific basic and practical guidelines).  - bases cientficas y aplicacin prctica de la atencin nutricional de lactantes prematuros (scientific basis and practical application of nutritional care for preterm infants preface).  XIII-XIV. 

     

    cheah fook choe.  (2022).  evidence-based clinical practice in feeding the preterm infant.  - 233. 

     

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

     

    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. 

     

    cheah fook choe;tan geok chin;wong yin ping;nurwardah binti alfian;muhammad haziman bin mohamad fauzi;ooi kai shen.  (2023).  the association between subclinical intrauterine infection in neonates with hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy, therapeutic hypothermia and clinical outcomes: an 11-year retrospective study.  -

     

    lee ly, low jm, soo c, tran ap, khoo ej, thong mk, cheah fc.  (2023).  comparing parental vaccine hesitancy in two neighbouring asian countries.  - 41st annual meeting of the european society of paediatric infectious diseases (espid).  680. 

     

    syed omar sa, merasa s, lee j, md zin wn, anu ratha g, ng bk, chiang sc, chien ys, cheah fc.  (2023).  evaluate of the use of umbilical cord blood sampling for the pilot study of newborn screening (nbs) on pompe disease in a university teaching hospital in malaysia..  - 14th international congress of human genetics (ichg2023).  647. 

     

    cheah fook choe, ainoon othman, azlin ithnin, raja zahratul azma raja sabudin, norunaluwar jalil, goon jo aan, tan jen kit, armindo salvador.  (2023).  characterization of the biochemical and enzymatic properties of two novel g6pd mutations..  - 1-7. 

     

    cheah fook choe.  (2023).  laporan akhir cuti sabatikal profesor dr. cheah fook choe.  - 1-27.