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Dr. Yeow Chye Ng

Dr. Yeow Chye Ng

Associate Professor

Dr. Yeow Chye Ng is an Associate Professor at University of Alabama in Huntsville. He teaches in the online MSN program.


  • PhD in Nursing – The University of Alabama Birmingham, 2013
  • MSN – The University of Alabama at Huntsville, 2010
  • BSN – The University of Alabama at Huntsville, 2007
  • BSE in Computer Engineering – The University of Alabama Huntsville, 2001

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
  • Board Certified Professional Coder (CPC) by The American Academy of Professional Coders

Clinical Expertise

  • DOT Certified Medical Examiner
  • Advance Family Practice Nursing
  • Pediatrics Care
  • HIV Care
  • PrEP (Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis)

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)

Awards and Recognitions:

  • 2017 – Contributions in Graduate Mentoring, Graduate School, University of Alabama in Huntsville
  • 2016 – Esteemed Nominee Alumni Award, School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • 2015 – Outstanding Nurse Practitioner Regional Award North Alabama. November 13, 2015
  • 2013 – Thirty-Eighth Annual Honors Convocation Outstanding PhD/Nursing Student Award recipient, School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham. May 7, 2013
  • 2012 – Board of Visitors Endowed Scholarship recipient, School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • 2010-2012 – Doctorate Student Fellowship recipient, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • 2009 – Scholarship recipient, North Alabama Nurse Practitioner Association (NANPA).
  • 2008-2009 – Who's Who Among Students in American Universities & Colleges.
  • 2007 – Spirit of Nursing Award, "Clinical excellence which represents the highest ideals of the nursing profession". College of Nursing, University of Alabama in Huntsville. May 11, 2007
  • 2007 – Research Excellence Award, "High academic achievement and outstanding clinical research in Nursing", College of Nursing, University of Alabama in Huntsville
  • 2006 – Research Experience for Undergraduate Students (REU) recipient, University of Alabama in Huntsville.
  • 2003 – "Wish You Were Here" and "Little Bridge" piano composition, Library of Congress, copyright, 2003

Positions held:

  • 2017-Present: Reviewer, Journal of Nurse Practitioner
  • 2017-Present: Reviewer, Journal of Medical Internet Research
  • 2016-Present: Reviewer, Journal of Association of Nurses in AIDS Care
  • 2015-Present: Reviewer, The Journal of Nurse Practitioners
  • 2015-Present: Reviewer, Public Health Nursing
  • 2017-Present: Nurse Practitioner at Collaborative Care Clinic, College of Nursing
  • 2017-Present: Nurse Practitioner at Chase Med Care, Internal Medicine
  • 2013-Present: Nurse Practitioner at HAPPI Pediatric and Adult Care, Urgent Care


  • 2017 – Hoy, H., Alexander, S., Frith, K. H., & Ng, Y. C. (2017). The Effect of Transplant Education on Nurses Attitudes Toward Organ Donation and Advocacy for Transplantation. Progress in Transplantation, 27(2), 175-179. DOI: 10.1177/1526924817699961
  • 2017 – Ng, Y. C., O'Neal, P. V., Frith, K. H., & Riley, L. P. (2017). Safety and quality concern of in-home suction equipment failure over time. J Clin Eng, 42(2), 80-84. DOI: 10.1097/JCE.0000000000000207 (Feature Articles)
  • 2017 – Jones, S.C., Ng, Y.C., & Ost, S. R. (2017). Using evidence-based practice to enhance transition readiness in HIV infected young adults. St. Jude Evidence-Based Practice, 3(1), 1-3
  • 2017 – Rowe, D.S, Ng, Y.C., & O'Keefe, L.C. (2017). Leadership Initiatives in Patient-Centered Transgender Care. Fed Pract, 34(1), 8-14.
  • 2016 – Ng, Y.C. & Caires, A. (2016). The Health Promotion Model in HIV Care. Aquichán, 16(4), 418-429. DOI: 10.5294/aqui.2016.16.4.2 (Feature Articles)
  • 2015 – Ng, Y.C. (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
  • 2014 – Ng, Y.C. (2014). Help smokers quit on the "DOT". The Clinical Advisor, 18(1), p 75
  • 2014 – Ng, Y.C. (2014). Implementing an adult learning approach for graduate clinical nursing students. The Malaysia Journal of Nursing, 5(2), January 2014, p 9-10

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