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

Assistant Professor
Office: NB 318
Phone: 256-824-2451
Email: YeowChye.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

  • Family Nurse Practitioner Primary
  • HIV Care

Teaching Responsibilities

  • NUR 613 Family Nurse Practitioner IV
  • NUR 611 Family Nurse Practitioner II

Service Activities

  • CON Faculty Council

Special Achievements/Honors/Awards

  • Thirty-Eight Annual Honors Convocation Outstanding PhD/Nursing Student Award recipient, University of Alabama at Birmingham. May 7, 2013
  • Board of Visitors Endowed Scholarship recipient, University of Alabama at Birmingham. 2012
  • Doctorate Student Fellowship recipient, University of Alabama at Birmingham. 2010-2012
  • Scholarship recipient, North Alabama Nurse Practitioner Association (NANPA). 2009
  • Who's Who Among Students in American Universities & Colleges. 2008-2009
  • Spirit of Nursing Award, "Clinical excellence which represents the highest ideals of the nursing profession". University of Alabama in Huntsville. May 11, 2007
  • Research Excellence Award, "High academic achievement and outstanding clinical research in Nursing", University of Alabama in Huntsville. April 10, 2007
  • Research Experience for Undergraduate Students (REU) recipient, University of Alabama in Huntsville. Summer 2006
  • "Wish You Were Here" and "Little Bridge" piano composition, Library of Congress, copyright, 2003

Research Interests

  • HIV Self-Care Behavior
  • Nursing and Multidisciplinary Technology
  • Adherence in Medical Care Appointment
  • Teaching, Assessing and Learning for Multicultural Learners

Publications and Presentations

  • Ng, Yeow Chye. (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, Yeow Chye. (2013). The effects of markers for HIV disease progression, social network, barriers to care, depression, and substance abuse on medical appointment adherence of HIV-Infected adults. Doctor of Philosophy in Science, University of Alabama at Birmingham.
  • Ng, Yeow Chye, Moneyham, Linda D, Raper, James L, Slater, Larry, Lawrence, Sarah, & Godwin, Noah. (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, Yeow Chye. (2009). Impact of suction calibration on suction machine accuracy. Master of Science, University of Alabama in Huntsville.
  • Ng, Yeow Chye, Pam, O'neal V, Karen, Frith , & Linda, Riley. (2009). Breakthrough in safe suctioning practices: Suction machine calibration improves pressure accuracy. Paper presented at the Sigma Theta Tau Beta Phi Chapter Research Day, Huntville, Alabama.
  • Ng, Yeow Chye, & Pam, O'neal 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, Huntsville, Alabama.
  • Ng, Yeow Chye, & Pam, O'neal V. (2008). Support for optimal suctioning procedures. Paper presented at the Sigma Theta Tau International 19th International Nursing Research Congress, Singapore.
  • Hays, Marry M, & Ng, Yeow Chye. (2007). Nurse-nurse interventions: Maximizing the communication-outcome link. Paper presented at the Sigma Theta Tau International 18th International Nursing Research Congress, Vienna, Austria
  • Ng, Yeow Chye. (2006). Initiating a pilot study: Developing the human factor in linking performance to outcomes. Paper presented at the Research Experience for Undergraduate Students, Huntsville, Alabama