Professor Dr. Wong Li Ping
University of Malaya
Dr. Wong Li Ping, received her Ph.D. in medical science (Epidemiology) from the University of Malaya in 2004. She takes part in the Faculty’s research methodology, epidemiology, and bio statistical teaching both at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Dr. Wong’s research has centered almost exclusively on social and behavioral medicine. Dr. Wong is a highly funded researcher. She has successfully secured grants and funding on an enormous range of subjects includes:  research on risk behaviors,  research on preventive behaviors  behavioral responses to emerging infectious diseases, and  sexual reproductive health research. Dr. Wong’s research also extends beyond behavioral medicine to environmental health. She has acquired a grant to study health impact and needs assessment of urban heat island phenomenon of the city of Kuala Lumpur Malaysia. Dr. Wong is also engaged as a registered Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) consultant with the Department of Environment (DOE) Malaysia under the EIA Consultant Registration Scheme. She is a certified EIA Consultant since the year 2014 and has been consultants for various EIA projects in Malaysia.
Dr.Wong has published over 130 publications, over 80 of them indexed by the Web of Science (Thomson Reuters) and SCOPUS (Elsevier). Her publications also include Books and Book Chapters. Dr. Wong has supervised over 30 Master and P.hD. thesis and currently supervise over 20 research students. She has acted as editor and reviewer to a number of journals and also has taught courses in Research Methodology
She has over 2778 citations for her publications, updated h-index of 29 and i10-index of 57.