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Winner of the ASEAN-U.S Science Prize for Women 2020 - Assoc. Prof. Dr. Chan Yoke Fun

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The Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya would like to wish a heartiest congratulations to Associate Professor Dr. Chan Yoke Fun, the Head of the Department of Medical Microbiology on being announced the winner of the ASEAN-U.S. Science Prize for Women 2020.

Prof. Chan beat 250 applicants from 10 countries to win this prestigious award. Prof. Chan's research is focused on developing a vaccine to combat enterovirus A71, a virus that causes hand, foot and mouth disease, and brain infection diseases in children.

Read the press release here: https://bit.ly/3gHE9Zr

Last Updated: 02/09/2020