Press Room

The Galen Centre provides evidence-based, independent commentary, and features on current and key topics of the day such as healthcare reforms.

We also work with the media by providing impartial analysis and input on health and social care.

NHMS 2023 Findings Should Be A Rude Wake-up Call For Malaysians

Galen Centre19 May 2024

Malaysians are currently living amidst a NCD crisis.

Sugar Should No Longer Be A Controlled Item Under PCAP Act 2011

Galen Centre9 May 2024

Malaysia currently has one of the lowest sugar prices in the world. This is not something to be proud of.

Proposed Amendments of Citizenship Provisions Will Worsen Health...

Galen Centre15 March 2024

This policy could dramatically increase health security risk and vulnerabilities.

World Kidney Day 2024: Malaysia Is On The Brink of A Kidney Disease...

Galen Centre14 March 2024

More than 5 million of the Malaysian population are living with chronic kidney disease.

Passage of Bill Strengthens Anti-Smoking and Anti-Vape Efforts

Galen Centre15 December 2023

Possible to impose regulations and restrictions on vape and e-cigarettes similar to those for cigarettes and tobacco products.

Galen Centre Welcomes Datuk Seri Dr. Dzulkefly Return As Health...

Galen Centre12 December 2023

He will need to make tough decisions to ensure that the quality and coverage of healthcare is accessible to all who need it.

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Nicotine Vape Delisting: A Health Minister’s Legacy

Azrul Mohd Khalib1 April 2024

Concerns and warnings were noted, but not heeded.

Vape: Why is the government ignoring its own data and evidence?

Galen Centre26 June 2023

MOH has described the e-cigarettes and vape as a “public health threat”.

MPs, Let Us Be On The Right Side Of History

Azrul Mohd Khalib16 July 2022

Implementing the generational endgame will lock the gate against new smokers and vapers.

Child Stunting: Is It Really A Result Of Bad Choices?

Teoh Ai Ni13 July 2022

The state of child malnutrition, particularly stunting and wasting has not seen much progress over the past decades.

Stroke: The Faster You Act, The More Of The Person You Save

Azrul Mohd Khalib25 March 2022

Providing the best care in treating stroke requires investing in strengthening links in a chain of survival and better outcomes.

Donating Your Organs In Multicultural Malaysia

Gurkiret Kaur20 March 2022

With Malaysia facing a crisis of non-communicable diseases, there is also an increasingly large burden of need for more viable organs.

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Press releases

NHMS 2023 Findings Should Be A Rude Wake-up Call For Malaysians

Galen Centre19 May 2024

Malaysians are currently living amidst a NCD crisis.

Sugar Should No Longer Be A Controlled Item Under PCAP Act 2011

Galen Centre9 May 2024

Malaysia currently has one of the lowest sugar prices in the world. This is not something to be proud of.

Proposed Amendments of Citizenship Provisions Will Worsen Health...

Galen Centre15 March 2024

This policy could dramatically increase health security risk and vulnerabilities.

World Kidney Day 2024: Malaysia Is On The Brink of A Kidney Disease...

Galen Centre14 March 2024

More than 5 million of the Malaysian population are living with chronic kidney disease.

Passage of Bill Strengthens Anti-Smoking and Anti-Vape Efforts

Galen Centre15 December 2023

Possible to impose regulations and restrictions on vape and e-cigarettes similar to those for cigarettes and tobacco products.

Galen Centre Welcomes Datuk Seri Dr. Dzulkefly Return As Health...

Galen Centre12 December 2023

He will need to make tough decisions to ensure that the quality and coverage of healthcare is accessible to all who need it.

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Opinions

Nicotine Vape Delisting: A Health Minister’s Legacy

Azrul Mohd Khalib1 April 2024

Concerns and warnings were noted, but not heeded.

Vape: Why is the government ignoring its own data and evidence?

Galen Centre26 June 2023

MOH has described the e-cigarettes and vape as a “public health threat”.

MPs, Let Us Be On The Right Side Of History

Azrul Mohd Khalib16 July 2022

Implementing the generational endgame will lock the gate against new smokers and vapers.

Child Stunting: Is It Really A Result Of Bad Choices?

Teoh Ai Ni13 July 2022

The state of child malnutrition, particularly stunting and wasting has not seen much progress over the past decades.

Stroke: The Faster You Act, The More Of The Person You Save

Azrul Mohd Khalib25 March 2022

Providing the best care in treating stroke requires investing in strengthening links in a chain of survival and better outcomes.

Donating Your Organs In Multicultural Malaysia

Gurkiret Kaur20 March 2022

With Malaysia facing a crisis of non-communicable diseases, there is also an increasingly large burden of need for more viable organs.

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