dr. caryn chan mei hsien

pensyarah universiti

pusat kajian kesihatan komuniti (reach)

 caryn@ukm.edu.my

No. sambungan :  0163090771

No. rasmi:
UKM : 03 8921 5555



   Biografi/ Biography :

  • DrDr. Caryn Mei Hsien Chan is a psychologist whose research focus and expertise lies in empowering and educating patients living with chronic illnesses. She has various interests that include health promotion and psychological strategies in primary and secondary prevention of non-communicable diseases (NCDs). Her particular area of expertise is in the field of psychosocial oncology, which examines psychological issues in cancer. Dr. Chan is specifically interested in adaptation and adherence to cancer treatment among patients with cancer and survivors, as well as coping among caregivers. She is the principal lead of several large scale prospective cohort studies which monitors patients’ psychological wellbeing through psychological assessment shortly after diagnosis and treatment, and at regular intervals in the following months and years.

  • caryn mei hsien chan, siew li ng, serena in, lei hum wee, ching sin siau.  (2021).  predictors of psychological distress and mental health resource utilization among employees in malaysia.  - international journal of environmental research and public health.  1-15. 

     

    bob lew, augustine osman, caryn mei hsien chan, won sun chen, norhayati ibrahim, cun-xian jia & ching sin siau.  (2021).  psychological characteristics of suicide attempters among undergraduate college students in china: a cross-sectional study.  - bmc public health.  1-8. 

     

    chu shin ying;gan chun hong;caryn chan mei hsien.  (2020).  siblings of children with autism: challenges, coping strategies and impacts on interaction.  -

     

    wee lei hum;nur zakiah binti mohd saat;caryn chan mei hsien.  (2020).  keberkesanan gabungan empat jenis intervensi berhenti merokok terhadap penggunaan rokok elektronik dan rokok konvensional dalam kalangan pelajar sekolah menengah harian di wilayah persekutuan kuala lu.  -

     

    caryn mei hsien chan, jyh eiin wong, lei hum wee, nor aini jamil, lena lay ling yeap, yogarabindranath swarna nantha, ching sin siau.  (2020).  psychological and work-related factors predicting work engagement in malaysian employees.  - occupational medicine.  400-406. 

     

    caryn mei hsien chan, siew li ng, serena in, lei hum wee, ching sin siau.  (2021).  predictors of psychological distress and mental health resource utilization among employees in malaysia.  - international journal of environmental research and public health.  1-15. 

     

    bob lew, augustine osman, caryn mei hsien chan, won sun chen, norhayati ibrahim, cun-xian jia & ching sin siau.  (2021).  psychological characteristics of suicide attempters among undergraduate college students in china: a cross-sectional study.  - bmc public health.  1-8. 

     

    caryn mei hsien chan, danielle blanch-hartigan, nur aishah taib, lei hum wee, edward krupat, fremonta meyer.  (2020).  preferences for patient-centered care among cancer survivors 5 years post-diagnosis.  - patient education and counseling.  1601-1605. 

     

    bob lew, kairi kolves, augustine osman, mansor abu talib, norhayati ibrahim, ching sin siau, caryn mei hsien chan.  (2020).  suicidality among chinese college students: a cross-sectional study across seven provinces.  - plos one.  1-13. 

     

    bob lew, augustine osman, jenny mei you huen, ching sin siau, mansor abu talib, jia cunxian, caryn mei hsien chan, angel nga man leung.  (2020).  a comparison between american and chinese college students on suicide-related behavior parameters.  - international journal of clinical and health psychology.  108-117. 

     

    caryn mei hsien chan, jyh eiin wong, lei hum wee, nor aini jamil, lena lay ling yeap, yogarabindranath swarna nantha, ching sin siau.  (2020).  psychological and work-related factors predicting work engagement in malaysian employees.  - occupational medicine.  400-406. 

     

    ros idayu mat nawi, ping lei chui, wan zamaniah wan ishak, and caryn mei hsien chan.  (2018).  oral cryotherapy: prevention of oral mucositis and pain among patients with colorectal cancer undergoing chemotherapy.  - clinical journal of oncology nursing. 

     

    lei hum wee, azlyn azmainie binti ithnin, robert west, nihayah mohammad, caryn mei hsien chan, and siti saadiah hasan nudin.  (2017).  rationalizations and identity conflict following smoking relapse : a thematic analysis.  - journal of substance use.  47-52. 

     

    muthukkumaran thiagarajan, caryn mei hsien chan, ho gwo fuang, tan seng beng, ma atiliyana, na yahaya.  (2016).  symptom prevalence and related distress in cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy..  - asia pacific journal of cancer prevention.  171-176. 

     

    thiagarajan m., chan c.m.h., fuang h.g., beng t.s., atiliyana m.a., yahaya n.a..  (2016).  symptom prevalence and related distress in cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy.  - asian pacific journal of cancer prevention.  171-176. 

     

    chu shin ying;gan chun hong;caryn chan mei hsien.  (2020).  siblings of children with autism: challenges, coping strategies and impacts on interaction.  -

     

    wee lei hum;nur zakiah binti mohd saat;caryn chan mei hsien.  (2020).  keberkesanan gabungan empat jenis intervensi berhenti merokok terhadap penggunaan rokok elektronik dan rokok konvensional dalam kalangan pelajar sekolah menengah harian di wilayah persekutuan kuala lu.  -

     

    caryn chan mei hsien;wee lei hum.  (2020).  course and predictors of post-traumatic stress disorder in a cohort of psychologically distressed patients with cancer at 4-years follow-up..  -

     

    shin ying chu, siti nur zafirah kassim, chun hong gan, veronica fierro, caryn mei hsien chan, deborah hersh.  (2020).  communication challenges and their impact among adolescent siblings of children with autism.  - global health sciences conference 2020.  1-18. 

     

    wee lei hum, caryn chan mei hsien, wong jyh eiin & nor aini jamil.  (2019).  workplace health and the impact to absenteeism and presenteeism among malaysian employees: the aia vitality healthiest workplace survey.  - maso 2019 scientific conference on obesity.  1.