Dr Elvynna Leong

elvynna.leong@ubd.edu.bn

Assistant Professor, Faculty of Science



               

Dr Leong completed her PhD in Statistics and Applied Probability in 2014 at University of California, Santa Barbara where her studies focused on survival analysis. Her other research interests include work on biostatistics, education and applied statistics.

EDUCATION

PhD in Statistics and Applied Probability, University of California, Santa Barbara, 2009-2014

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Statistics
Survival analysis
Biostatistics
Applied statistics

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Google Scholar Citations

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RECENT PUBLICATIONS

1. Chong VH, Kadir L, Kamis Z, Kassim N, Khalil MAM, Tan J, Leong E, Ong SK, Chong CF (2020). Factors Associated with participation in stool based colorectal screening in Brunei Darussalam, Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention, 21(8): 2231-2236. Available at http://journal.waocp.org/article_89211_ab403cbd29eba6e32437235623b67062.pdf

2. Leong E, Ong SK, Madli F, Tan A, Lai D, Basir N, Ramlee N, Chong VH (2020). Survival Rates and Associated Factors of Colorectal Cancer Patients in Brunei Darussalam, Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention, 21: 259-265. Available at http://journal.waocp.org/article_88914_3069113c0ed8ae66f5aac02e36cc7595.pdf

3. F Madli, E Leong, SK Ong, E Lim, KA Tengah (2019). Predictive factors associated with survival rate of cervical cancer patients in Brunei Darussalam. Brunei International Medical Journal, 15, 125-132. Available at https://www.researchgate.net/publication/337363241_Predictive_factors_associated_with_survival_rate_of_cervical_cancer_patients_in_Brunei_Darussalam

4. Leong E, Ong SK, Madli F (2019). Five-year survival rate of breast cancer patients in Brunei Darussalam. Brunei International Medical Journal, 15, 73-81. Available at https://www.researchgate.net/publication/334509331_Five-year_survival_rate_of_breast_cancer_patients_in_Brunei_Darussalam

5. Tan A, Shahrill M, Daud S, Leong E (2018). Trends in currency's return. IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, pp 22-29. Available at https://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.1088/1757-899X/332/1/012001/meta

TOP PUBLICATIONS

1. S.R. Jammalamadaka and Leong, E (2015). Analysis of discrete lifetime data under middle-censoring and in the presence of covariates. Journal of Applied Statistics, 42, 905-913. Available at https://www.researchgate.net/publication/271329012_Analysis_of_discrete_lifetime_data_under_middle-censoring_and_in_the_presence_of_covariates

2. Leong E, Ong SK, Madli F, Tan A, Lai D, Basir N, Ramlee N, Chong VH (2020). Survival Rates and Associated Factors of Colorectal Cancer Patients in Brunei Darussalam, Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention, 21: 259-265. Available at http://journal.waocp.org/article_88914_3069113c0ed8ae66f5aac02e36cc7595.pdf

3. Leong E, Ong SK, Madli F (2019). Five-year survival rate of breast cancer patients in Brunei Darussalam. Brunei International Medical Journal, 15, 73-81. Available at https://www.researchgate.net/publication/334509331_Five-year_survival_rate_of_breast_cancer_patients_in_Brunei_Darussalam

4. Chua GLL, Tengah KA, Shahrill A, Tan A, Leong E (2017). Analysing students' perspectives on geometry learning from the combination of Van Hiele phase-based instructions and geogebra. Proceedings for the 3rd International Conference on Education 2017 (ICEDU 2017), pp 205-213.

5. Toh TS, Tengah KA, Shahrill M, Tan A, Leong E (2017). The Flipped Classroom Strategy: The Effects of Implementation at the Elementary School Level Mathematics Lessons. Proceedings for the 3rd International Conference on Education 2017 (ICEDU 2017), pp 186-197.

GRANT DETAILS

Principal Investigator for faculty grant entitled "Survival analysis of childhood cancer in Brunei Darussalam". Awarded in May 2020.

Industry, Institute, or Organisation Collaboration

Project collaboration with Ministry of Health, Brunei Darussalam.