Chris Fook Sheng Ng

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Name
Chris Fook Sheng Ng
URL
http://www.tmgh.nagasaki-u.ac.jp/professors/chris-fook-sheng-ng?lang=en
Affiliation
Nagasaki University
Section
School of Tropical Medicine and Global Health
Job title
Associate Professor
Degree
PhD(The University of Tokyo), MAppStats(University of Malaya), BSc(University of Nebraska-Lincoln)
ORCID ID
0000-0003-1025-0807

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2018
 - 
Today
Associate Professor, School of Tropical Medicine and Global Health, Nagasaki University
 
Aug 2018
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Jan 2019
Rutherford Fellow, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine
 
Oct 2015
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Mar 2018
Assistant Professor, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nagasaki University
 
Oct 2013
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Sep 2015
Postdoctoral Fellow, School of International Health, The University of Tokyo
 
Apr 2011
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Sep 2013
Research Associate, Center for Environmental Health Sciences, National Institute for Environmental Studies
 

Education

 
Apr 2008
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Mar 2011
Ph.D., The University of Tokyo, Japan
 
Dec 2003
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Aug 2005
M.App.Stat., University of Malaya, Malaysia
 
Jan 1999
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May 2002
B.Sc., University of Nebraska-Lincoln, USA
 

Committee Memberships

 
Apr 2017
 - 
Today
Ministry of the Environment of Japan  Task Force for Monitoring of Chemical Exposure in Human
 
Nov 2016
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Today
Ministry of the Environment of Japan  Risk Evaluation of Photochemical Oxidant
 
Apr 2017
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Today
Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency  Application of Earth Observation Satellite Data in Public Health Research
 

Awards & Honors

 
Aug 2015
2015 Rebecca James Baker Award, International Society for Environmental Epidemiology
 
Tasmin S, Ng CFS, Ueda K, Yasumoto S, Watanabe C. Seasonal modification in the effect of short-term exposure to ambient fine particulate matter on the lung function of school children in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Jan 2014
Journal of Epidemiology Paper of the Year 2014, Japan Epidemiological Association
 
Ng CFS, Ueda K, Takeuchi A, Nitta H, Konishi S, Bagrowicz R, Watanabe C, Takami A. Sociogeographic Variation in the Effects of Heat and Cold on Daily Mortality in Japan. Journal of Epidemiology. 2014; 24(1): 15-24.

Published Papers

 
Yoonhee Kim, J. V. Ratnam, Takeshi Doi, Yushi Morioka, Swadhin Behera, Ataru Tsuzuki, Noboru Minakawa, Neville Sweijd, Philip Kruger, Rajendra Maharaj, Chisato Chrissy Imai, Chris Fook Sheng Ng, Yeonseung Chung, Masahiro Hashizume
Scientific Reports   9(1)    Nov 2019   [Refereed]
Yoonhee Kim, Ho Kim, Antonio Gasparrini, Ben Armstrong, Yasushi Honda, Yeonseung Chung, Chris Fook Sheng Ng, Aurelio Tobias, Carmen {Í}{ñ}iguez, Eric Lavigne, Francesco Sera, Ana M. Vicedo-Cabrera, Martina S. Ragettli, Noah Scovronick, Fiorella Acquaotta, Bing-Yu Chen, Yue-Liang Leon Guo, Xerxes Seposo, Tran Ngoc Dang, Micheline de Sousa Zanotti Stagliorio Coelho, Paulo Hilario Nascimento Saldiva, Anna Kosheleva, Antonella Zanobetti, Joel Schwartz, Michelle L. Bell, Masahiro Hashizume
Environmental Health Perspectives   127(11) 117007   Nov 2019   [Refereed]
Naohiko Matsushita, Yoonhee Kim, Chris Fook Sheng Ng, Masao Moriyama, Tamotsu Igarashi, Kazuhide Yamamoto, Wellington Otieno, Noboru Minakawa, Masahiro Hashizume
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health   16(19) 3693   Sep 2019   [Refereed]
Saira Tasmin, Chris Fook Sheng Ng, Andrew Stickley, Nasiruddin Md, Golam Saroar, Shinya Yasumoto, Chiho Watanabe
Epidemiology   30 S15-S23   Jul 2019   [Refereed]
Chris Fook Sheng Ng, Masahiro Hashizume, Yasushi Obase, Masataka Doi, Kei Tamura, Shinya Tomari, Tetsuya Kawano, Chizu Fukushima, Hiroto Matsuse, Yeonseung Chung, Yoonhee Kim, Kenichi Kunimitsu, Shigeru Kohno, Hiroshi Mukae.
Environmental Pollution   252 599-606   Sep 2019   [Refereed]
Roksana Khan, Shoko Konishi, Chris Fook Sheng Ng, Masahiro Umezaki, Ayesha Ferdosi Kabir, Saira Tasmin, Chiho Watanabe.
Science of The Total Environment   646 1030-1036   Jan 2019   [Refereed]
Stickley A, Ng CFS, Watanabe C, Inoue Y, Koyanagi A, Konishi S.
Epidemiology and psychiatric sciences   1-8   Aug 2018   [Refereed]
Shoko KONISHI, Soyoko SAKATA, Chiho WATANABE, Chris Fook Sheng NG.
Japanese Journal of Health and Human Ecology   84(4) 117-128   Jul 2018   [Refereed]
Yeonseung Chung, Daewon Yang, Antonio Gasparrini, Ana M. Vicedo-Cabrera, Chris Fook Sheng Ng, Yoonhee Kim, Yasushi Honda, Masahiro Hashizume.
Environmental Health Perspectives   126    May 2018   [Refereed]
Naohiko Matsushita, Chris Fook Sheng Ng, Yoonhee Kim, Motoi Suzuki, Nobuo Saito, Koya Ariyoshi, Eumelia P. Salva, Efren M. Dimaano, Jose B. Villarama, Winston S. Go, Masahiro Hashizume.
PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases   12(4) e0006331   Apr 2018   [Refereed]

Books etc

 
Hazardous air pollutants: case studies from Asia
Mazrura Sahani, Md Khan, Wan Mahiyuddin, Mohd Latif, Chris Ng, Mohd Yussoff, Amir Abdullah, Er Choy, Norhayati Tahir (Part:Contributor, Air Pollution and Health in Malaysia)
CRC Press   2016   ISBN:978-1466593565

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Modeling temperature and mortality using distributed lag non-linear model (DLNM).
Chris Fook Sheng Ng.
The 84th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society of Health and Human Ecology   3 Nov 2019   
A review of the health impacts of Asian Dust
Hashizume M, Kim Y, Ng CFS, Chung YS, Madaniyazi L, Bell M, Guo YL, Kan H, Honda Y, Yi SM, Kim H.
The 84th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society of Health and Human Ecology   2 Nov 2019   
Associations of ambient temperature with cardiovascular and respiratory hospitalizations in the tropical climate of Malaysia
Tajudin MABA, Ng CFS, Sahani M, Latif MT, Hashizume M.
2019 Conference of the International Society for Environmental Epidemiology and International Society of Exposure Science - Asia Chapter   17 Oct 2019   
Assessing the effects of regional climate variables on dengue incidence using structural equation modelling
Seposo X, Ng CFS, Iguchi J, Suzuki M, Hashizume M.
2019 Conference of the International Society for Environmental Epidemiology and International Society of Exposure Science - Asia Chapter   17 Oct 2019   
Mortality and morbidity associated with ambient air particulate matter in Southeast Asia: current evidence and future disease burden
Ng CFS, Tajudin MABA, Seposo X, Hashizume M.
2019 Conference of the International Society for Environmental Epidemiology and International Society of Exposure Science - Asia Chapter   17 Oct 2019   

Teaching Experience

 
 
  • Biostatistics (School of Tropical Medicine and Global Health, Nagasaki University; School of International Health, The University of Tokyo)
  • Epidemiology (School of Tropical Medicine and Global Health, Nagasaki University)
  • Statistics and Mathematics (Faculty of Economics and Administration, University of Malaya)

Research Grants & Projects

 
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS): Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C)
Project Year: Apr 2019 - Mar 2022    Investigator(s): Chris Fook Sheng Ng
Estimating excess mortality attributable to global warming: a multi-country environmental epidemiological study
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS): Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B)
Project Year: Apr 2019 - Mar 2022    Investigator(s): Masahiro Hashizume
Co-Investigator: Chris Fook Sheng Ng
Fire smoke and mortality in Southeast Asia: health impact assessment using SGLI-derived fire detection and radiative power estimation
Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency: JAXA Satellite Project Research
Project Year: Apr 2019 - Mar 2022    Investigator(s): Chris Fook Sheng Ng
Assessing the health impacts of particulate air pollution in the Southeast Asian countries using remote sensing
Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency: Application Research towards Future Earth Observation
Project Year: Apr 2017 - Mar 2019    Investigator(s): Chris Fook Sheng Ng
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS): Postdoctoral Fellowships for Research in Japan
Project Year: Oct 2013 - Sep 2015    Investigator(s): Chris Fook Sheng Ng