Associate Professor Dr Erwin J. Khoo

Adv Dip Med Sci (IMU), MBBS (IMU), MRCPCH (UK), AM (Mal), FRCPCH (UK), Certificate in Paediatric Bioethics (US)

Dr Erwin is an Associate Professor and Bioethicist at International Medical University (IMU) with over 35 publications. He sits as a council member of the College of Paediatrics, Academy of Medicine and was elected to Fellowship of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, UK by the authority of Her Majesty and Her Privy Council.

His excellence in various areas of medicine granted him the Excellence Service Award (Ministry of Health) in 2013, the Young Investigator Award (Perinatal Society of Malaysia) in 2015 and an international scholarship to complete a short course in Chinese Medicine at the Shanghai University of Traditional Medicine in 2018.

He is not only an educator to young doctors training in this craft, but he also shares his expertise as a medical advisor for NewParents, a print publication that empowers parents to improve child health outcomes.

While he enjoys music, travels and sports, his greatest love is to share them with his wonderful wife and two children. 

Read some of his featured articles:

Lessons learned during the COVID-19 pandemic. https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/apa.15307

Let’s know more about pneumococcal disease & its vaccines. In HealthToday, 21-32. MIMS, July 2020. http://engage.mims.com/Health-Today-Malaysia-July-2020?elq_mid=51771&elq_cid=39962

Explaining eczema. In HealthToday, 21-32. MIMS, August 2019. http://engage.mims.com/HealthToday-Malaysia-August-2019

Vaccines cause autism? Say it isn’t so! In HealthToday, 58-61. MIMS, March 2019. http://engage.mims.com/HealthToday-Malaysia-March-2019

What Parents Say…

Explanations from Dr. Khoo using PowerPoint is one good effort!
~Annur