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Dr Eleen Chong received her basic medical training at the Kasturba Medical College,India and her sub specialty training in the field of rheumatology at Tan Tock Seng Hospital,Singapore and Selayang Hospital, Selangor.
In 2009,the irst clinical trial in rheumatoid arthritis in Sabah was initiated by Dr.Eleen in collaboration with international pharmaceutical industry.Since then, she has conducted numerous other clinical trials in various rheumatic diseases including rheumatoid arthritis,systemic lupus erythematosus and spondyloarthritis.
Driven by the lack of clinical data in the local setting, Dr.Eleen and her colleagues initiated the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Lupus Registry and a study on Rheumatoid Arthritis patients in Sabah based on the National Inflammatory Arthritis Registry.
Dr. Eleen’s scope of practice includes the evaluation and management of rheumatic conditions ranging from all form of arthritis,soft tissue rheumatism and osteoporosisto complex autoimmune diseases such as systemic lupus erythematosus, systemic sclerosis and systemic vasculitis.
She has been an executive committee member of the Persatuan SLE Malaysia,SabahChapter since 2013 (as a Medical Advisor and currently the Vice President) and the Sabah Medical Association,Secretary since 2008.