Dr Lee Tiong Chan

Senior Lecturer (Practice)

Jeffrey Cheah School of Medicine & Health Sciences

Email: lee.tiongchan@monash.edu
Tel: +607 219 0600 
Office: Clinical School Johor Bahru


Profile Summary

Dr Lee Tiong Chan is Senior Lecturer (Practice) in Internal Medicine at Clinical School Johor Bahru, Monash University Malaysia. He graduated from the University of Malaya with MBBS in 1991. He obtained membership of the Royal College of Physicians United Kingdom in the year 1998.

Dr Lee had served as a general physician (Internal Medicine) in many hospitals under the Ministry of Health. He had worked in Penang General Hospital, Hospital Tengku Ampuan Rahimah, Hospital Sultan Ismail and Hospital Segamat.


  • University of Malaya -- Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (1991)
  • MRCP (UK) Diploma -- MRCP (UK) Diploma (1998)
  • Ministry of Health of Malaysia -- Gazetted specialist Internal Medicine (1999)


  • Member of Malaysian Medical Association
  • Member of Royal College of Physicians of London
  • Member of Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh

Research / Education interests / Clinical focus


Ng, K.H., Lee, TC. and Pillai, N. (2019) A Rare Case of Rhodococcus equi Infection in a Newly Diagnosed Patient with Retroviral Disease Presenting with Necrotizing Pneumonia. Open Access Library Journal, 6: e5196.

Manjit Singh, B.S  Azlan Mahazir, Lee TC  ( 2018 ) .Chilaiditi’sign, a cause of pseudopneumoperitoneum: A case report. Sage Open Medical Case Reports

Kevin Chow Kuan Yee, Ong Tze Hern, Ng Zxai Ching, Naganathan Pillai, Adelyn Henry, Lee Tiong Chan  (2018) An Extraordinary Case of Idiopathic Chylothorax in a Rural Setting. Open Access Library Journal, 5, 1-7.
doi: 10.4236/oalib.1104924

Salmaan H. Inayat-Hussain, Syarif Husin Lubis, Noor Ibrahim Mohamed Sakian, Ahmad Rohi Ghazali, Noor Suhailah Ali, Magdi el Sersi, Lee Mun Toong, Awang Mat Zainal, Suhaimi Hashim, Mohd Shariman Ghazali, Mohd Nazri Saidin, Ab  
Razak Ab Rahman, Mohd Jamil Mohd Rafaai, Sollahudin Omar, Rafiah Rapiai, Radziah Othman, Lee Tiong Chan, Amran Johari, Wong Hing Soon, Abdul Rahim  Salleh, Tetsuo Sato.

Is plasma β-glucuronidase a novel human biomarker for monitoring anticholinesterase pesticides exposure? A Malaysian experience Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology, Volume 219, Issues 2–3, March 2007, Pages 210-216.

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Oral presentation

A study on Intravenous to oral antibiotics switch therapy in community acquired pneumonia. Goh YE, Heng SC, Said SN, Yong KY, LeeTC, 6th National Pharmacy R& D Conference 14th – 16th June 2010. Bayview Hotel, Georgetown, Penang