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22 DECEMBER 2020

Malaysia’s Current Vaccine Procurement Strategy Is Late But...

We begin 2021, with 3 vaccines poised for rollout throughout the year to benefit and protect at least 40 percent of the population.

21 DECEMBER 2020

Guidebook: Silent Pain – Migraine In The Workplace

Approximately 3.9 million individuals or 12% of the Malaysian population are estimated to be living with with migraine.

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Non-Communicable Diseases

We Need A Shot In The Arm For Cancer

We need to increase early detection, expand effective treatment, provide care, and improve survival.

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Suan Ee Ong joins the Galen Centre as Senior Fellow

Area of expertise: Health systems and policy research, focusing on evidence synthesis, policy analysis, and qualitative methods.


COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout: Who Should Get It First?

Three priority groups can be identified.

Non-Communicable Diseases

Budget 2021 – NCD Cuts Threaten To Worsen Other

We call on the government to review the allocations for health under the 2021 federal budget.

Governance & Regulation

Galen Centre Supports Bipartisan Parliamentary Petition To...

We need to ensure that our actions and motivation are based on empathy, compassion and kindness.

Transgender Health

Minister’s “Full Licence” Increases...

It is a fact which has been thoroughly documented that transgender persons in Malaysia encounter harassment, discrimination and subject to physical...

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