Prof. of Gynaecological Oncology
Faculty of Medicine, University Tunku Abdul Rahman, Kuala Lumpur, Malysiaa
Email Address: chenghar.yipgmail.com
Dr Yip is currently a consultant breast surgeon in the Subang Jaya Medical Centre in Malaysia, and holds appointments as Clinical Professor in the Faculty of Medicine, University Tunku Abdul Rahman, Kuala Lumpur and Visiting Consultant to the Dept of Surgery, University of Malaya. She is also the lead clinician for the breast cancer research programme in the Cancer Research Malaysia (formerly known as Cancer Research Initiatives Foundation) which is a charity based cancer research organization. Dr Yip graduated from the University of Malaya with an MBBS degree in 1981, and started surgical training after her housemanship. After obtaining the FRCS (Glasgow) in 1985, she went on to pursue a career in academic surgery in the Dept of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, where sheretired in Sept 2012 as a professor.