Regional President:
WONCA Asia Pacific 2021-2023

Associate Professor Mohammad Husni Jamal (Malaysia)

Prof Mohammad Husni Jamal is a family doctor who graduated from the Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, in 1980. After eight years of government service in various fields, he went into private general practice, initially as a solo practitioner and subsequently the principal partner of Klinik Husni, Tengku Mohamed dan Rakan-Rakan. He is a Fellow of the Academy of Family Physicians of Malaysia and a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners, and also holds a degree in Masters in Business Administration.
 
After 25 years in private family practice, Prof Husni Jamal retired and became an academic. He was offered the post of Associate Professor in the Department of Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Cyberjaya University College of Medical Sciences since 2012, with extended interests in Health Management, focusing on Primary Care.
 
He has been actively involved in the Council of the Academy of Family Physicians of Malaysia ( AFPM ) since the year 2000, having served in the following posts: Council member; EXCO and Honorary Treasurer; Director of Medibase (the subsidiary of AFPM that coordinates postgraduate courses); Quality Primary Car, another subsidiary of AFPM; AFPM Board of Examiners; and AFPM’s representative to WONCA Asia Pacific Council and Wonca World Council.
 
He was also part of the following committees in the Ministry of Health: Committee on Managed Care; Organising Committee member of National Primary Healthcare Conference Malaysia 2008; Influenza A H1N1 Technical Committee 2009, including Honorary Secretary of the ASEAN Regional Primary Care Physicians ( ARPaC ), since its inception in 2007.

In WONCA, Prof Husni served as chairman of the Host Organising Committee for the WONCA Asia Pacific Regional Conference in Kuching in May 2014. He was also a member-at-large, WONCA Asia Pacific Executive for 2013-2015. His exposure to the world of WONCA was the WONCA AP Regional Conference in Kyoto, Japan, in 2005. Ever since then, he has not missed a single WONCA AP and World WONCA conferences, except for the WORLD WONCA in Cancun, Mexico, in 2010.

Prof Husni Jamal assumed the Presidency of the WONCA Asia Pacific Region in November 2021. 
 

Regional President:
WONCA Asia Pacific 2021-2023