Cardio-metabolic research


The aims of the research cluster are to conduct, guide and encourage collaborative research on:

  • Developing interventions on the prevention and management of diabetes and metabolic syndrome;
  • Understanding the molecular basis of diabetes and metabolic syndrome;
  • Investigating/examining natural products on diabetes management;
  • Enhancing/improving the quality of life of patients with diabetes and obesity; and
  • Exploring/understanding the prognosis of metabolic syndrome among indigenous people
  • Support for upgrading research skills, writing grant applications and strengthening links with policy makers.

Research Thrust Areas

  • Diabetes
  • Obesity
  • Metabolic Syndrome
  • Indigenous Health

Contact us

Cardio Metabolic Research Group
Jeffrey Cheah School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Monash University Malaysia
Jalan Lagoon Selatan
47500 Bandar Sunway
Selangor Darul Ehsan

Tel: +603 5514 6300
Fax: +603-5514 6323