Head and Senior Consultant Dermatologist, Clinical Associate Professor
Hospital Sultanah Aminah Johor Bahru, School of Medicine and Health Services, Monash University Malaysia
IPC Board Member
Dr. Choon is a Senior Consultant Dermatologist at Hospital Sultanah Aminah, Johor Bahru, Malaysia, and Associate Professor, Clinical School Johor Bahru, Jeffrey Cheah School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Monash University, Malaysia. She received her medical degree from the University of Malaya. She subsequently undertook postgraduate training in general medicine and obtained membership of the Royal College of Physicians (London, UK) and was elected a fellow in 2003. She was awarded a public service scholarship to pursue dermatology training and subsequently a fellowship to train in dermatopathology at St. John’s Institute of Dermatology, London, United Kingdom. Dr. Choon is a foundation member of the Asian Academy of Dermatology and Venereology and an active member of the Malaysian Society of Dermatology as well as a member of the Malaysian Medical Association. Her research interests include chronic inflammatory skin diseases namely atopic dermatitis, psoriasis particularly pustular psoriasis, hidradenitis suppurativa, and cutaneous adverse drug reactions. She is a member of the International Psoriasis Council and an advisor of the Psoriasis Association of Johor.
Areas of Interest
Inflammatory skin diseases including psoriasis, eczema, and Hidradenitis suppurativa.
IPC Committees / Groups
Board Member, Pediatrics Project, Pustular Psoriasis Working Group