At last, it was announced today a new Health Minister to replace Dato Dr S Subramaniam from the previous administration.
He is the strategy director of Amanah (National Trust Party).
He was educated at the University of Birmingham, England graduating with a Bachelors of Science degree. He then furthered his studies at the University of Surrey before majoring in toxicology at the University of London. He obtained his PhD from Imperial College. He is also trained in Islamic Economy and Finance.
He was a lecturer at the Science University of Malaysia (USM). He also taught Islamic civilization. He was a member of the British Toxicology Society and the Asia Pacific Association of Medical Toxicology. He sat on the board of several public listed companies.
He was elected as a Member of Parliament of Kuala Selangor in the recent 14th General Election.
The medical and health fraternity welcomes him!!