Yeow Chye Ng, PhD, FNP-BC, NP-C, CRNP, AAHIVE

Yeow Chye Ng

Yeow Chye Ng, PhD, FNP-BC, NP-C, CRNP, AAHIVE
Assistant Professor

Office: NUR 207D 
256.824.2451
YeowChye.Ng@uah.edu
Curriculum Vitae

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 227-227
    DOI: 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.