University of Nottingham Malaysia
Faculty of Science and Engineering

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Shi Hui Cheng

Assistant Professor,


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    Jalan Broga
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    Selangor Darul Ehsan
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Dr Shi-Hui Cheng is currently an Assistant Professor in Human Nutrition at the School of Biosciences, University of Nottingham Malaysia. She obtained her PhD in Nutrition Sciences from Universiti Putra Malaysia and completed Postgraduate Certificate in Higher Education from University of Nottingham. She is a fellow of the Higher Education Academy, United Kingdom. She is a life member for Nutrition Society of Malaysia and an ordinary member for Malaysian Dietitians' Association. She has two years of teaching experiences in International Medical University before joining University of Nottingham Malaysia

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Teaching Summary

Currently, I am the module convenor for these modules:

1) Introduction to Nutrition (BIOS 1036)

2) Nutrition and the Health of Populations (BIOS 3056)

3) Clinical Nutrition (BIOS 3097)

I am also a module contributor for these modules:

1) Biosciences Tutorial (BIOS 1040)

2) Nutrition Regulation, Physiology and Endocrinology (BIOS 2062)

3) Practical Techniques in Human Nutrition (BIOS 2079)

4) International Nutrition (BIOS 3063)

5) Undergraduate Research Project (BIOS 3068)

Research Summary

My research focused on the role of nutrition in improving the health and disease, which include:

· Nutritional management of obesity and type 2 diabetes

· Complementary medicine which include underutilized plant

· Application of metabolomics in obesity and type 2 diabetes

Selected Publications

Faculty of Science and Engineering

University of Nottingham Malaysia
Jalan Broga, 43500 Semenyih
Selangor Darul Ehsan

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