Ng Kwan Hoong
University of Malaya
Ng is the first scientist from a developing country to receive the Marie Sklodowska-Curie Award, a prize that honors scientists for their contributions towards the training of aspiring medical physicists. (Photo: University of Malaya)
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Professor Ng Kwan Hoong is the first scientist from a developing country to have won the prestigious award presented by the UK-based International Organization for Medical Physics.