Dr Paul Ling Kah Hing

Contact Details

Tel: +607 219 0611
Fax: +607 219 0601
Email: paul.ling@monash.edu

Profile Summary

Dr. Ling Kah Hing graduated from the University of Nottingham, United Kingdom with an intercalated degree (Bachelor of Medical Sciences 1st Class 1995, Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery Honours 1997). After his housejobs and various medical officers posting in UK, he obtained his postgraduate degree, Membership of the Royal College of Physician, London in April 2000. He commenced his cardiology training in August 2000 under the Welsh Deanery Specialist Registrar Scheme based in the University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff and was exposed to various aspects of cardiology including interventional cardiology which is his area of interest. He returned to Malaysia and commenced work in the cardiology department, Hospital Sultanah Aminah, Johor Bahru in March 2003 and was gazetted as a consultant physician by the Malaysian Ministry of Health in December 2004 and a consultant cardiologist in March 2005. He joined Monash University Clinical School in Johor Bahru as a senior lecturer in general medicine in February 2007.

He is the primary investigator for the following: multicentre randomized trials (OASIS trial, EXTRACT TIMI 25 trial). He is co-investigator in other interventional cardiology trials, databases and registries. He is actively involved in teaching clinical medicine and cardiology to nurses, elective medical students, fellow doctors sitting for membership and GP’s. He is an instructor and course co-organiser of the Advanced Cardiac Life Support courses organized by the Cardiac Resuscitation Society in Johor Bahru.

Qualifications

B.MedSC(Hons)(First Class), MBBS, MRCP (London)

Research Interests

Interventional cardiology and pharmalogical re-perfusion of ST elevation myocardial infarction.