Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia

Staff Profile

Dr Huai Seng Loh

Associate Professor & Asst Dean of Clinical Affairs



  • MBBCh BAO (Ireland), LRCPSI
  • National Specialist Register (NSR) certified Family Medicine Specialist
  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, FHEA (UK)
  • Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners, FRACGP (Australia)
  • Member of the Malaysian Academy of Family Physicians, MAFP (Malaysia)
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Medical Education, CMEd (Newcastle, UK)
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Clinical Research, CClinRes (Newcastle, UK)
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Primary Care Dermatology (Malaysia)
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Primary Care Cardiology (Malaysia)

Academic Roles:

  • Associate Professor in Family Medicine
  • Involved in teaching of medical students mainly in Stage 3 (FOCP and EJR) and 5 (ESR)
  • Involved in seminars and teaching sessions for the Stage 1 and 2 medical students
  • Lead - Stage 2 Patient Study Project
  • Lead - Early Clinical Experience module
  • Lead - Phase 1 Hospital and Community Clinic Visit Program

Administrative Roles:

  • NUMed Asst Dean of Clinical Affairs
  • NUMed Executive Board member
  • Newcastle-NUMed Medical Advisory Board member
  • NUMed Student Support Committee member
  • Chairperson - Phase 2 Student Staff Committee
  • Chairperson - NUMed Careers and Housemanship Training Pathway Committee


  • First faculty member to be promoted from Senior Lecturer to Associate Professor after fulfilling all criteria
  • 2016 - Nominated for Newcastle Teaching Excellence Award (3 nominations)
  • 2015 - Nominated for Newcastle Teaching Excellence Award
  • 2014 - Nominated for Newcastle Teaching Excellence Award