Quek Kia Fatt

Assoc Professor

Accepting PhD Students

PhD projects

1) Pre-Diabetes/Diabetes/Metabolic Syndrome
2) Chronic disorders
2) Men's Health
3) Health Promotion/Preventive Medicine
4) Injury prevention


Research activity per year

Personal profile


Dr Quek Kia Fatt received his PhD from University Malaya in 2002. He joined Monash University Malaysia as an associate professor in Community Health in 2006.  He is a member of cardio metabolic and infection and immunity research clusters at Jeffrey Cheah School of Medicine and Health Sciences.  He has great interest in research related to community or public health research. One of his areas of interest is related to epidemiology of non-communicable and communicable diseases. He has also more than 20 years’ experience in the field of statistics. With his expertise, he has served as consultant providing consultation/advisor to local industries/agencies, researchers and journals.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

Education/Academic qualification

Education, Graduate Certificate of Higher Education (GCHE), MONASH UNIVERSITY

Award Date: 6 Apr 2014

Applied Statistics, Master of Applied Statistics, Universiti Malaya (University of Malaya)

Award Date: 9 Aug 2006

Public Health, Doctor of Philosophy, Universiti Malaya (University of Malaya)

Award Date: 2 Sept 2002

Medical and Health Sciences, Master of Philosophy, Universiti Malaya (University of Malaya)

Award Date: 24 Aug 1996

Research area keywords

  • Public Health; Chronic Diseases; Health Protection
  • Epidemiology
  • Statistical and Data Analysis
  • Health Promotion
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Injury Prevention
  • Urology
  • Men and Aging
  • endocrine
  • Metabolic disorders

Collaborations and top research areas from the last five years

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