Professor Dr. Leong Chee Onn
Deputy Director, Institute for Research, Development & Innovation, International Medical University
Dr Leong has conducted multi-year research focused on drug target discovery, novel molecules development through preclinical and clinical trials, and biomarkers development for diagnosis of refractory breast cancers. He has received numerous national and international awards including the FMD Fellowship (USA), the Institute of Biomedical Science President’s Award (UK) and the Top Research Scientist Malaysia (TRSM). He was a Senior Research Fellow at the Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA and is presently a professor in cancer biology and the Deputy Director of Research at the International Medical University, Malaysia.