Dato’ Dr. Goh Pik Pin   
Member, Scientific Advisory Group

Dato’ Dr Goh Pik Pin joined the SEACO Scientific Advisory Group in 2016. She is currently the Director of the Clinical Research Centre at the Malaysian Ministry of Health. After graduating from Universiti Sains Malaysia in 1988, she obtained a Master of Medicine from the National University of Singapore (1994), Master in Ophthalmology from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (1995), Master in Public Health/Public Health Ophthalmology from Bloomberg School of Public Health at Johns Hopkins University (2001). She contributed to the launch of the Entry Point Project on Clinical Research Malaysia, which was part of the National Key Economic Areas under the Economic Transformation Program. She is one of the directors of Clinical Research Malaysia, a government-owned corporation established to promote industry-sponsored research in Malaysia, and a member of the MOH Medical Research Ethics Committee. Dato’ Goh was involved in various international and national research projects and played an important role in a few population-based studies such as National Eye Survey, Refractive Error Study in Children, National Health and Morbidity Survey and World Health Survey. She was part of the team that set the standard in cataract surgery. She has published 47 peer-reviewed articles in local and international journals and has been awarded the Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Award, the Prime Minister’s Award, Malaysia in 2000 and Outstanding Service in Prevention of Blindness Award by the Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology in 2011.