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PROF. MADYA DR. CHEW BOON HOW
KETUA JABATAN
HOSPITAL PENGAJAR UPM
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PROFESSIONAL

I am medical doctors with a master in medicine degree in Family Medicine from University Malaya and a PhD degree from Universitas Utrecht The Netherlands.
NAME :
(Prof. Madya Dr.) Chew Boon How
POSITION :
Ketua Jabatan
ENTITY :
Hospital Pengajar Upm

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EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND
2017
Obtained a PhD degree from Universitas Utrecht, Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands.
2007
University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur.
Master in Family Medicine (MMed. Fam. Med.)
1999
University Science Malaysia (USM), Kubang Kerian
Medicine Degree (M.D.)
1993
Sekolah Menengah Khir Johari, sungai Petani, Kedah
Malaysia Higher School Certificate (S.T.P.M.)
1991
Sekolah Menengah Sin Min, Sungai Petani, Kedah
Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (S.P.M.)
1989
Sekolah Menengah Sin Min, Sungai Petani, Kedah
Sijil Rendah Pelajaran (SRP)
1986
Sekolah Menengah Sri Putra, Fair Park, Ipoh, Perak
1985
S.R.J.K (C) Bercham, Perak
1984
S.R.J.K.(C) Jeniang, Kedah
WORKING EXPERIENCE
1999
20th January 2007 till 30th June 2009: Family Medicine Specialist
Tapah Polyclinic Community.

December 2004 to December 2007: Medical Officer and Family Medicine Specialty Trainee
Primary Care department,
University Malaya Medical Cent
SKILL
2013
Attended Workshop on Intake Interview for Medical Doctor Programme, 22 August 2013.
2010
Attended Mayer-Salovey-Caruso Emotional Intelligence Test (MSCEIT™) Professional Test User Certification Program, 23-24 November 2010, Sydney, Australia.
2007
Good Clinical Practice (GCP) certified
PROJECT
2011
1. Perception of Malaysian Healthcare Professional on Family Medicine Specialists (PERFAMS). NMRR-11-1054-9190

2. Job Satisfaction of Malaysian Primary Care Doctors. NMRR: 9300

3. Prevalence and Treatment Outcomes of Emergency Cases at Commu
2010
1. Knowledge and Stigma on HIV/AIDS Patients amongst Medical Students at a Public University in Malaysia.

2. The Difference in Classes Performance between Students Having Academic and Non-Academic Problems in Faculty Of Medicine and Health Sciences
2009
1. Investigation of Thiazide Diuretics COMbination in Treatment of Moderate to SeverePrimARY HypertEntion (i-COMPARE). NMRR-09-57-3252

2. Primary Healthcare Services in the District of Batang Padang, Perak- Perspective of the Healthcare Providers.<
2008
1. Smoking Status of Clients Visiting Tapah Community Polyclinic- A Cross-sectional Survey.

2. Soal-selidik Perkhidmatan Klinik Kesihatan Tapah 1/2008.
2006
Does Religiosity and Spirituality Affect the Control of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus?
CONSULTANCY SERVICES
2012
Putra Medik Polyclinic
No. 1-12-G Putra Walk
Jalan PP25, Taman Pinggiran Putra
Seksyen 2, Bandar Putra permai
43000, Seri Kembangan
Selangor
Email: poliputramedic@gmail.com
Call: 03-89598950
SMS: 019-3610506
2009
Family Medicine services at Dengkil Health Clinic
TEACHING
2012
MEDICINE- postgraduate
2012
Advance Training Programme (ATP) Research Mentor for Academy of Family Physician Malaysia
2009
MEDICINE- undergraduate
AWARD AND ACHIEVEMENT
2013
“Best 10 Clinical Researchers’ Award” from Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences, UPM
2012
“Best 5 Clinical Researchers’ Award” from Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences, UPM
2012
Excellence in Service Award from Universiti Putra Malaysia
2012
Best poster presentation award (1st prize) from College of Family Physicians, Singapore in conjunction with the 4th Asia Pacific Primary Care Research Conference 2012 in National University of Singapore
2008
Excellence in Service Award from the State of Perak Health Office
RESEARCH AREA
2012
Emotional distress in adult Type 2 diabetes mellitus
2012
Nutrition among the patients with metabolic diseases
2011
Family medicine healthcare services
2010
Emotional Intelligence and Academic Achievement of Medical Student
2010
Emergency Cases at Health Clinic
2009
Malaysian Diabetes Registry
PUBLICATION
2017:
Validity and reliability of a Malay version of the Brief Illness Perception Questionnaire for patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
2017:
The effectiveness of a value-based EMOtion-cognition-Focused educatIonal programme to reduce diabetes-related distress in Malay adults with Type 2 diabetes (VEMOFIT): study protocol for a cluster randomised controlled trial
2016:
Safety Assessment Of Tocotrienol Supplementation In Subjects With Metabolic Syndrome: A Randomised Control Trial
2016:
Messages from the Malaysian Diabetes Registrieson Diabetes Care in Malaysian public healthcarefacilities
2016:
Effectiveness of the EMPOWER-PAR Intervention in Improving Clinical Outcomes of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in Primary Care: A Pragmatic Cluster Randomised Controlled Trial
2016:
Messages from the Malaysian Diabetes Registries on Diabetes Care in Malaysian public healthcare facilities
2016:
Diabetes-related distress, depression and distress-depression among adults with type 2 diabetes Mellitus in Malaysia
2016:
Effects of Brief Psychoeducational Program on Stigma in Malaysian Pre-clinical Medical Students: A Randomized Controlled Trial
2016:
A Nationwide Survey of Public Healthcare Providers? impressions of Family Medicine Specialists in Malaysia- A Qualitative Analysis of Written Comments
2015:
A nationwide postal survey on the perception of Malaysian public healthcare providers on family medicine specialists? (PERMFAMS) clinical performance, professional attitudes and research visibility
2015:
Control of Glycemia and Other Cardiovascular Risk Factors Among Type 2 Diabetes Malaysian Women : Analysis of 32,725 Records from the Malaysia Diabetes Registry
2015:
Social Support and Glycaemic Control in adult patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
2015:
Negative effects of diabetes-related distress on health-related quality of life: an evaluation among the adult patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus in three primary healthcare clinics in Malaysia
2015:
Predictive factors of follow-up non-attendance and mortality among adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus- an analysis of the Malaysian Diabetes Registry 2009
2015:
Effect of short term tocotrienol supplementation on inflammatory markers in metabolic syndrome subjects
2015:
The reliability and validity of the Malay version 17-item Diabetes Distress Scale
2015:
Social Support and Glycemic Control in Adult Patients With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
2015:
Complication profiles and their associated factors in Malaysian adult type 2 diabetes mellitus-an analysis of ADCM registry
2015:
Medication adherence on quality of life among adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus: an exploratory analysis on the EDDMQoL study
2015:
Determinants of medication adherence among adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus in three Malaysian public health clinics: a cross-sectional study
2015:
Physical characteristics of interesterified palm olein after dry fractionation
2015:
Medical Students With Higher Emotional Intelligence Were More Aware of Self-Anxiety and Scored Higher in Continuous Assessment: A Cross-Sectional Study
2015:
Psychological interventions for diabetes-related distress in adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus [Protocol]
2015:
Predictors of poor glycaemic control in older patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
2014:
Study protocol of EMPOWER Participatory Action Research (EMPOWER-PAR): a pragmatic cluster randomised controlled trial of multifaceted chronic disease management strategies to improve diabetes and hyp
2014:
Ethnic Groups Difference in Discriminatory Attitude Towards HIV/AIDS Patients Among Medical Students: A Cross-Sectional Study
2014:
Personal mission statement?: An analysis of medical students? and general practitioners? relections on personal beliefs, values and goals in life
2014:
Psychological aspects of diabetes care: Effecting behavioral change in patients
2014:
Primary Care for Cancers: Epidemiology, Causes, Prevention and Classification- A Narrative Review
2014:
Control of glycemia and other cardiovascular disease risk factors in older adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus: Data from the Adult Diabetes Control and Management
2014:
The relationship between the social management of emotional intelligence and academic performance among medical students
2013:
Emotional Intelligence is related to Better Academic Performance in the First and Fifth Years Medical Students: a cross-sectional study
2013:
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Patient Profiles, Diseases Control and Complications at Four Public Health Facilities- A Cross-sectional Study based on the Adult Diabetes Control and Management (ADCM) Registry 2009
2013:
Guidebook for clinical tutor and supervisor
2013:
An overview of patient involvement in healthcare decision-making: a situational analysis of the Malaysian context
2013:
Safety assessment of tocotrienols supplementation in subjects with metabolic syndrome
2013:
Triaclyglycerol structure of dietary fats may affect gut hormones and postprandial lipemia in subjects with type 2 diabetes mellitus
2013:
Log book
2013:
Assessing HIV/AIDS Knowledge And Stigmatizing Attitudes Among Medical Students In Universiti Putra Malaysia- A Cross-Sectional Study
2013:
Age>60 years was an independent risk factor for diabetes-related complications despite good control of cardiovascular risk factors in patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
2013:
Do Ethnicity contribute to the control of cardiovascular risk factors among patients with type 2 diabetes?
2013:
Primary care for cancers at diagnosis and follow-up: a narrative review
2013:
"Personal Mission Statement" Medical Students' and General Practitioners' Reflection on Personal Belief, Value, Purpose and Goal in life
2013:
Poor glycemic control in younger women attending Malaysian public primary care clinics; findings from Adults Diabetes Control and Management registry
2013:
Student's handbook
2013:
A preliminary study of job satisfaction and motivation among the Malaysian primary healthcare professionals
2012:
Misleading conclusion with serious negative health outcome
2012:
Risk Factor for Ischaemic Hear disease mortality among men with different occupational physical demands: A 30-year prospective cohort study - Misleading conclusion with serious negative outcomes
2012:
FOLLOW-UP STATUS IN ADULT TYPE 2 DIABETES MELLITUS: EXPERIENCE FROM A LARGE MALAYSIAN COHORTS
2012:
Emotionally Intelligent in Social Management is related to Poor Academic Performance in the First and Fifth Years Medical Students in Universiti Putra Malaysia
2012:
Men suffer more complications from diabetes than women despite similar glycaemic control and a better cardiovascular risk profile: the ADCM study 2008
2012:
Religions and Religiosity on Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in Primary Care
2012:
Metabolic Control and Cardiovascular Risks Among Type 2 Diabetes in a Primary Care Clinic
2012:
Determinants of Uncontrolled Hypertension in Adult Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: An Analysis of the Malaysian Diabetes Registry 2009
2012:
Determinants of uncontrolled dyslipidaemia among adult type 2 diabetes in Malaysia: The Malaysian Diabetes Registry 2009
2012:
A One Month Review of the Types of Medical Emergencies and their Treatment Outcomes at Two Urban Public Health Clinics
2012:
An Audit of Type 2 Diabetes Care in a Malaysian Public Community Polyclinic
2011:
Quality of Care for Adult Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus at a University Primary Care Centre in Malaysia
2011:
Prevalence and treatment outcomes of medical emergency at two public health clinics in Malaysia
2011:
Ethnic Differences in Glycaemic Control and Complications:The Adult Diabetes Control and Management (ADCM), Malaysia
2011:
Primary Care Services In Malaysia
2011:
Primary Care facilities In Malaysia
2011:
Predictors of poor glycaemic control among women with type 2 diabetes mellitus
2011:
Predictors of Uncontrol Hypertension in 70,848 Adults Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in Malaysia
2011:
Control and Treatment Profiles of 70,889 Adult Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Patients in Malaysia - A Cross Sectional Survey in 2009
2011:
Knowledge and stigma on HIV/AIDS Patients among medical students at a public university in Malaysia
2010:
Profile of diabetic nephropathy in 41 524 Malaysian adults;finding from the audit diabetes control and management (ADCM) Study
2010:
Management of Hypertension-Training Module for Health Care Providers
2010:
CONTROL AND TREATMENT PROFILES IN 20,646 ADULT DIABETICS
2010:
Sex Differences in Glycaemic Control and Complications in Malaysian Diabetes Registry
2010:
An Audit of Diabetes Control and Management January ? December 2009
2010:
Poor metabolic control of diabetes in women of reproductive age
2009:
Chapter 2 Clinical presentation upon complications
2009:
A Report on Diabetes Control and Complication: The Malaysian Diabetes Registry
2009:
A Report on Disease Control: The Malaysian Diabetes Registry
RANDOM IMAGE
Medical Students during Family Medicine posting