Dr. Wong Li Ping, received her Ph.D. in medical science 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 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 Ph.D. 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.
Dr. Teresa Thompson is Professor Emeritus from the University of Dayton. She earned her doctorate in communication from Temple University in 1980. She is the founding and long-time editor of the academic journal Health Communication. She has authored nine books and 80+ articles on health communication. She currently teaches health sciences at the University of Kansas-Edwards campus. She lectures on conducting and publishing health communication scholarship in countries around the world.
Dr. Teri’s primary research interests focused upon health communication and gender and communication. Recently, she was examining messages that impacted organ donation preferences. Other areas of interest have included ethics in health communication and coping with bereavement. Her research was published in numerous scholarly journals, such as Human Communication Research, Public Opinion Quarterly, Journal of Applied Communication Research, and Social Science and Medicine.
The impact of Dr. Teri’s scholarship in our discipline would be hard to overstate. In addition to eight books and monographs and approximately 70 scholarly articles and chapters, she also served as editor of Health Communication for over 20 years. She was honored by the National Communication Association for her contributions to the field of health communication.
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Both in-person and virtual participants can make the most out of this Networking Session by bringing business cards, and being open to new opportunities while speaking out yourself, networking virtually. Whether you’re looking for potential opportunities, or simply seeking to expand your knowledge and network, this session is tailor-made for you.
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