Yeow Chye Ng, PhD, FNP-BC, NP-C, CRNP, AAHIVEAssistant Professor Office: NUR 207D 256.824.2451YeowChye.Ng@uah.edu Education PhD, Nursing Science, University of Alabama at Birmingham MSN, University of Alabama in Huntsville BSN, University of Alabama in Huntsville BSE in Computer Engineering, University of Alabama in Huntsville Professional Certifications National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners (NRCME) Board Certified HIV Expert™ (AAHIVE) by The American Academy of HIV Medicine Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner by The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) and The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) Graduate Certificate in Nursing Education Clinical Expertise DOT Certified Medical Examiner Advance Family Practice Nursing Pediatrics Care HIV Care PrEP (Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis) Teaching Responsibilities NUR 610 Family Nurse Practitioner I NUR 611 Family Nurse Practitioner II NUR 612 Family Nurse Practitioner III NUR 613 Family Nurse Practitioner IV Service Activities Faculty Search Committee Appointment, Promotion, and Tenure Committee Nurse Practitioner (HAPPI Adult and Urgent Care) Special Achievements/Honors/Awards Outstanding Nurse Practitioner Regional Award North Alabama. November 13, 2015 Mentee for the Global Leadership Mentoring Community of Sigma Theta Tau International Thirty-Eight Annual Honors Convocation Outstanding PhD/Nursing Student Award recipient, University of Alabama at Birmingham. Board of Visitors Endowed Scholarship recipient, University of Alabama at Birmingham. Doctorate Student Fellowship recipient, University of Alabama at Birmingham. Scholarship recipient, North Alabama Nurse Practitioner Association (NANPA). Who's Who Among Students in American Universities & Colleges. Spirit of Nursing Award, "Clinical excellence which represents the highest ideals of the nursing profession". University of Alabama in Huntsville. Research Excellence Award, "High academic achievement and outstanding clinical research in Nursing", University of Alabama in Huntsville. Research Interests HIV Self-Care Behavior PrEP (Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis) Social Lifestyle, Depression and Substance Abuse Adherence (medication/follow-up care) HIV Treatment Cascade Stigma (patient/provider) mHealth (mobile Health) Publications and Presentations Publications Ng, YC. (2015). Flexibility in graduate clinical assignments: Self assigned deadlines. Nurse Educator. 40(5), September/October 2015, p 227-227DOI: 10.1097/NNE.0000000000000160 PMID: 25783816 Ng, YC. (2014). Help smokers quit on the "DOT". The Clinical Advisor. 18(1), p 75 Ng, YC. (2014). Implementing An Adult Learning Approach for Graduate Clinical Nursing Students. The Malaysia Journal of Nursing. 5(2), January 2014, p 9-10 Presentations International: Ng, YC. (November, 2015). Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) for HIV Prevention: A Clinical Practice Review. Presented at the 43rd Biennial Convention International Sigma Theta Tau, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Gaines, R.M., & Ng, YC. (November,2015). The Alarming Prevalence of HIV/AIDS in African-Americans and Recommendations for Prevention and Treatment Based on Epidemiological Concepts Practice Review. Presented at the 43rd Biennial Convention International Sigma Theta Tau, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Ng, YC. (November, 2013). The effects of HIV disease progression, barriers to care, social network, depression, and substance abuse on medical appointment adherence of HIV-infected adults. Paper presented at the 26th Annual Association of Nurses in AIDS Care, Atlanta, Georgia. Ng, YC., Moneyham, L.D., Raper, J.L., Slater, L., Lawrence, S., & Godwin, N. (July, 2011). Local impact of the AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP): The experiences of HIV-infected clients and providers. Paper presented at the Sigma Theta Tau International 22nd International Nursing Research Congress, Mexico. Ng, YC., & O'Neal P.V. (2008). Support for optimal suctioning procedures. Paper presented at the Sigma Theta Tau International 19th International Nursing Research Congress, Singapore. Hays, M.M., & Ng, YC. (2007). Nurse-nurse interventions: Maximizing the communication-outcome link. Paper presented at the Sigma Theta Tau International 18th International Nursing Research Congress,Vienna, Austria. National: Ng, YC. (July, 2015). Sex and the City: Let's PrEP'd and Ready. Presented at the AANP 2015 National Conference, Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, New Orleans, LA. Ng, YC. (July, 2015). Are We (Nurse Practitioners) Prepared for HIV treatment in Primary Care? Presented at the AANP 2015 National Conference, Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, New Orleans, LA. Gaines, R. M., & Ng, YC. (March, 2015). Measuring Internalized Stigma in HIV/AIDS Patients. Poster presented at the Leading Healthcare System Change and Improving Processes: The DNP Value Proposition.University of Alabama in Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama. Regional: Ng, YC. (February, 2015). Are we ready? Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) for HIV prevention in primary care. Podium presented at the Central Alabama Nurse Practitioner Association Continuing Education Unit Saturday, Samford University, Birmingham, Alabama. By invitation: Ng, YC. (March, 2012). HIV in the Deep South. Guest lecturer for the Medical Surgical Class at the Tuskegee University, School of Nursing and Allied Health, Tuskegee, Alabama. Local: Ng, YC., O'Neal, P.V., Frith, K., & Railey, L. (2009). Breakthrough in safe suctioning practices: Suction machine calibration improves pressure accuracy. Paper presented at the Sigma Theta Tau Beta Phi Chapter Research Day, University of Alabama in Huntsville, Huntville, Alabama. Ng, YC., & O'Neal P.V. (2008). Nuts and bolts of conducting a metasynthesis related to suction practices. Paper presented at the Sigma Theta Tau Beta Phi Chapter Research Day, University of Alabama in Huntsville Huntsville, Alabama. Ng, YC. (2006). Initiating a pilot study: Developing the human factor in linking performance to outcomes. Paper presented at the Research Experience for Undergraduate Students, University of Alabama in Huntsville, Huntsville, Alabama. Research Grants The 2015-2016 New Faculty Research awards offered by the Office of Research and Economic Development, UAH. $10,000.