Former Academics

Associate Professor Dr Marzuki Isahak was a member of the Occupational & Environmental Health Discipline from 2013 to 2021. In August 2021, he moved to Petronas as the Specialist (Occupational Health) at Group HSE PETRONAS.

Professor Dr Jason Teoh Soon Teong served as the Head of the Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine from 1992 to 2000. Prior to that, he was the Dean of the Faculty of Medicine from 1990 to 1992. He retired from the university in 2003.

Professor Winifred Danaraj nee Lewis joined the Faculty of Medicine in Singapore, as a lecturer in the Department of Social Medicine and Public Health. She was promoted to senior lecturer in 1958. In 1961, with the resignation of the incumbent, she became the head of the department. She was the first woman to be appointed to an academic medical chair in the University of Malaya in Singapore, and later became the first local person to be appointed as Professor of Social Medicine and Public Health. In 1964 she accepted the post of Professor of Social and Preventive Medicine in the newly established medical school in Kuala Lumpur.