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Shiow Chin Tan

Tan Shiow Chin is the deputy editor in charge of StarHealth, The Star’s (Malaysia) weekly health pullout, as well as The Star Online's Health webpage. She has nearly 18 years' experience as an award-winning journalist with The Star, beginning in the education beat with a speciality in science, before moving to the health desk in 2005.