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About MPEDG

Welcome to the MPEDG (Malaysian Paediatric Endocrine & Diabetes Group) Website.

Paediatric Endocrinology in Malaysia has come a long way from 1985 when there were only two paediatric endocrinologists and two national referral centres in Malaysia. Many children and adolescents with endocrine disorders then were not given optimal care due to the lack of specialists in this field. Children are not small adults. They have different biological, emotional and psychological needs, which require special attention and consideration…

Professor Wu Loo Ling

Senior Consultant Paediatric Endocrinologist

Looking beyond the horizon: Paediatric Endocrinology in Malaysia

The idea of forming a paediatric endocrine group started in 2019, in view of the steady increase in the number of paediatric endocrinologists in Malaysia since 2003. The formation of this group was proposed at the Malaysian Endocrine and Metabolic Society (MEMS) Annual General Meeting in 2020. And in February 2021, we proudly have our first meeting to celebrate the inception of the Malaysian Paediatric Endocrine & Diabetes Group (MPEDG)…

Professor Muhammad Yazid Bin Jalaludin

MPEDG Chairman
Senior Consultant Paediatric Endocrinologist

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