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.

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.

Dewan Rakyat Passage of Anti-Smoking Bill Leaves Bitter Taste

Galen Centre30 November 2023

The nicotine vape gap will also finally be on its way to being plugged.

AG’s Position On GEG Provisions Is A Whiplash Moment

Galen Centre20 November 2023

The government has two options before it.

BUDGET 2024: Health Gets A Major Shot In the Arm But Is It Enough?

Galen Centre13 October 2023

At RM 41.2b, health under the proposed 2024 budget is 13.5% higher than this year.

BUDGET 2024: The Madani Government Must Take Health Seriously

Galen Centre3 October 2023

Conversations regarding healthcare should be centred around meeting the current and future needs and challenges of the Malaysian people.

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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.

Why You Should Support The Tobacco And Smoking Control Bill

Azrul Mohd Khalib11 March 2022

It is not just about smokers, vapers, and non-smokers. This is about a new future for this country.

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Press releases

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.

Dewan Rakyat Passage of Anti-Smoking Bill Leaves Bitter Taste

Galen Centre30 November 2023

The nicotine vape gap will also finally be on its way to being plugged.

AG’s Position On GEG Provisions Is A Whiplash Moment

Galen Centre20 November 2023

The government has two options before it.

BUDGET 2024: Health Gets A Major Shot In the Arm But Is It Enough?

Galen Centre13 October 2023

At RM 41.2b, health under the proposed 2024 budget is 13.5% higher than this year.

BUDGET 2024: The Madani Government Must Take Health Seriously

Galen Centre3 October 2023

Conversations regarding healthcare should be centred around meeting the current and future needs and challenges of the Malaysian people.

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Opinions

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.

Why You Should Support The Tobacco And Smoking Control Bill

Azrul Mohd Khalib11 March 2022

It is not just about smokers, vapers, and non-smokers. This is about a new future for this country.

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