Dr Yap Jiann Wen

Head of Department
Wound / Stoma Care Unit
Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Kota Kinabalu,
Sabah, Malaysia.

Dr. Yap graduated with his medical degree from Jinan University, Guangzhou, China in the year 2000. After passing the Malaysia medical professional exams, he joined the work force in 2006. Then became surgical officer in 2008 for 6 years before leading the current unit since 2014.

As Head of Unit required to review all the referral from various specialties for wounds management consultation. Therefore, it made a challenge for Dr. Yap. He then signed up a master programme with Cardiff University to study Wound Healing and Tissue Repair in 2015. Currently, in the final year of doing his dissertation.