Guardian's Dedicated Pharmacists
Guardian Malaysia’s 49 years of heritage has given us a credible establishment in the country. The brand has touched many families over half a century making us part of your life.
As your trusted pharmacy chain, Guardian Malaysia takes pride and full responsibility in serving the local community in the most professional and ethical manner.Regardless to different dispensary standards seen in the market, Guardian Malaysia pays our respect to the profession and commitment to lawful dispensary. We strongly believe this TRUST between us and our Pharmacists, the TRUST between our Pharmacists and you, will continually allow us to be your reliable partner in healthy living.
Here at Guardian, we have over 90 licensed pharmacists to serve the needs of the community. All Guardian pharmacists are fully registered with the Pharmacy Board of Malaysia and provide ethical dispensing of prescriptions. Our pharmacists are committed to improve medication usage through professional consultation and giving advice on over the counter medications and health supplements.
We will continue to build a safe and trustworthy channel to serve our people of Malaysia. Come and meet our Pharmacists at one of our stores today.
Angie joined Guardian Pharmacy in 1998 as a pupil pharmacist after graduating with a Bachelor of Science degree in Pharmacy from the University of Strathclyde. Angie has been appointed as a Store Manager cum Pharmacist ever since she has obtained her license as a registered pharmacist. She has served in various Guardian stores for the last 17 years. Current store under her care is the Suria KLCC branch. Being a community pharmacist, she is dedicated to provide customers with health monitoring services and advice, ensuring that prescriptions are dispensed safely and appropriate recommendations of over the counter. Further to that, Angie also takes on additional responsibilities of running the business such as overseeing the daily operations of the pharmacy along with the assistance of her capable colleagues. She is passionate about her job and is committed to serve the community the best she can.
Caryn, a registered pharmacist, graduated In 2011 from University of Strathclyde. She joined Guardian since 2013. Before joining Guardian, she was practising as a licensed pharmacist in a community pharmacy in London. There, she was accredited for Medicine Use Review, Minor Ailments, Smoking Cessation as well as Emergency Hormonal Contraception. Now in Guardian, she continues to serve the community by delivering personalised service such as healthy weight management, smoking cessation and also by counselling patients with lifestyle and disease management.
Gin Kuan, MMPS, is a registered pharmacist in both the UK and Malaysia. She received her Pharmacy Degree from University of Nottingham in 2011. She then completed her pre-registration training in the UK and has MUR (medication usage review) accreditation. In 2013, she accepted the position of retail pharmacist at Guardian KL Sentral and has been serving the community since then.
Charles, a registered pharmacist graduated in 2014 from Asia Metropolitan University and with a Honors Degree in Bachelor of Pharmacy awarded by La Trobe University, Australia. Following his graduation, he joined Guardian Pharmacy as Provisionally Registered Pharmacist and received his one year pupilage training at Guardian Pharmacy, Mid Valley. He was then transferred to Guardian Pharmacy, Pavilion as a Fully Registered Pharmacist. His area of interest has always been in community pharmacy-based pharmaceutical care, and thus, Charles is dedicated at serving the community on healthcare services that include health supplements, over-the-counter, medications, general nutrition and skin care.
Charlie, a registered pharmacist and a member of MPS, graduated in 2007 with Bachelor Science of Pharmacy from University Science of Malaysia, Penang. Charlie joined Guardian in April 2014 as a licensed community pharmacist. Before joining Guardian she had experience providing pharmacy services in public primary healthcare setting for 4 years and 2 years in independent pharmacy, dispensing prescriptions and interacting with physicians and patients regarding medication dosage, drug interaction, disease management and potential side effects of prescription.
Poh Leen has been fortunate to have worked in a hospital setting prior to retail which helped her develop an aptitude for patient care and counselling. Ophthalmology pharmacy has definitely been an eye opener which helped with specialization in the knowledge of this field. Warfarin clinics were set up to reduce burden of patients whereby the pharmacists will meet the patients and prescribed Warfarin dose to the patients by observing any drug interactions and adverse effects that could arise. All these experiences have taught her not just to be a good healthcare provider but to also be a good listener. She strives to be a friendly and approachable pharmacist; whereby customers can throw her any questions and she will try her best to answer them.
Ai Mei, a registered pharmacist graduated in 1998 with an Honours Degree in Bachelor of Pharmacy from University of Strathclyde. She joined Guardian Health & Beauty Sdn Bhd as a pupil pharmacist upon graduation and has been practising in the community pharmacy since then.
David, a registered pharmacist both in Malaysia and Australia, graduated in 2007 with Bachelor of Pharmacy from the University of Queensland, Australia. David joined Guardian Pharmacy in July 2012 as a licensed community pharmacist. Prior to joining Guardian, he had two years of experience as a community pharmacist in Australia in which he dispensed prescriptions as well as interacting with physicians and working closely with a number of other healthcare professionals in a medical centre. He then became an aged-care pharmacist for two years where he specialized in providing medications to numerous nursing homes and aged-care settings. During that period, he worked closely with doctors and nurses as well as specializing in palliative care. Currently, David is dedicated to provide professional & personalized pharmaceutical services to the community.
Joe graduated from the University of Nottingham, UK in 2012 with a Master of Pharmacy and did his pre-registration training in David Wilde’s Pharmacy, Bilsthorpe UK for a year as a pharmacist trainee. Ever since his return to Malaysia, Joe has served for a year as a pharmacist trainee and a retail pharmacist for the next 2 years. During his training abroad, he also has experience working with pharmacy staff in the oncology department and also in psychiatric wards at Queen’s Medical Centre, UK. He is dedicated to provide customers with up to date counselling for drugs and disease management pairing with efficient dispensing of medicine with safety always in mind. In the past, he has also been enrolled into National Service Training for 3 months. Joe is also keen on the sport of badminton which he excelled on, representing school state.
Katherine, a registered pharmacist graduated in 2007 with an Honours Degree in Bachelor of Pharmacy from National University Malaysia (UKM). Katherine joined Guardian Health & Beauty Sdn Bhd in 2013 as a licensed retail pharmacist. Before this, Katherine had been working in a public primary healthcare for 6 years. She had years of experience in running Medication Therapy Adherence Clinic (MTAC) Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Khaw, a registered pharmacist who graduated from International Medical University in 2010, has joined the company since 2012. Prior to joining Guardian Pharmacy, he had 2 years working experience in the government hospital. He specialised in the Out-Patient Department, where he screened through prescriptions, dispensed and counselled on medications accordingly. He is a Certified Smoking Cessation Service Provider and was in charge of the Smoking Cessation clinic, where he managed patients who were enrolled in the program. He also conducted trainings for other healthcare personnel in regards to smoking cessation. As a retail pharmacist, he continues to provide professional advice and services to the community.
Sher Leen, a registered pharmacist in the United Kingdom and Malaysia, graduated in 2011 from University of Nottingham with an Honours Degree in Masters of Pharmacy. After graduating, she completed her pre-registration training in the United Kingdom. She joined Guardian Health & Beauty in 2013 as a licensed community pharmacist. She has vast experience in providing good health care service to the community. She always ensures all patients have good understanding about their medication and get the best service and advice from her.
Yoke Chong, a registered pharmacist, graduated with a Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours) degree from USM. She has been with Guardian Pharmacy for the last 25 years, providing dispensing services and healthcare advice to patients/customers. She is currently the Store Manager cum Pharmacist at BVIL.
Hong Liang, a registered pharmacist, graduated in 2012 with a Degree in Bachelor of Pharmacy from Monash University (M’sia). He has 3 years of experience in community pharmacy. Besides filling prescriptions, he is dedicated to serve the communities with advice relating to healthcare. He is a customer orientated pharmacist and at all times strives to deliver and serve his customers as best he can. He never declines any request and will do the extra mile to make the people he serves happy.
Wei Qi graduated in year 2006 with an Honours in Master of Pharmacy from University of Strathclyde, Glasgow. She joined Guardian Pharmacy in year 2010 as a locum pharmacist when she was still serving her compulsory service with the government. Upon completion of her 5.5 years service as a fully registered pharmacist in Hospital Kuala Lumpur, she then re-joined Guardian in April 2012 as a full time retail pharmacist. Wei Qi now has more than 4 years of experience in retail setting and is dedicated to serve the community by delivering trusted health advices and support besides dispensing.
Mathiarasi, a registered pharmacist, graduated in 1992 with an Honours Degree in Bachelor of Pharmacy from USM. Joined EV care Pharmacy in 1994 as a licensed community pharmacist and has continued serving as a community pharmacist till now.
Jia Yi, a registered pharmacist graduated in 2012 with an Honours Degree in Bachelor of Pharmacy from International Medical University. She joined Guardian Health & Beauty Sdn Bhd in November 2014 as a licensed community pharmacist. Before this, she had 2 years of experience in pharmacy practice in the public sector.
Raman, MMPS RHP graduated from University of Madras, India in April 1974. He has been a retail pharmacist for 10 years. He worked in Hospital Kuala Lumpur from 1977 to 1993. He was awarded the W.H.O Fellowship Award in 1990 at Whittington Hospital and Royal Free Hospital, Pharmacy Dpt. Raman also received a Certificate of Appreciation for Total Pharmacy Category Sales Growth by Value 2011/2012.
Lilian, a registered pharmacist, graduated from University Sains Malaysia (USM) in year 2006, with an honours degree in Bachelor of Pharmacy. Currently, she is also a certified pharmacist in Weight Management & Smoking Cessation Programme. She is dedicated in providing quality patient care and safe medication dispensing for the community. She joined Guardian Pharmacy in July 2011 as a Retail Pharmacist. Formerly, she was with Hospital Jerantut (Pahang) as a Clinical Pharmacist for 5 years. She believes and emphasises in patient-oriented care, i.e. in-ward bedside dispensing and counselling. She participated in daily ward round with physicians, provided drug information, answered drug queries from physicians, assisted in developing patients’ pharmaceutical care plan. She also ran Medication Therapy Adherence Clinic (MTAC) for diabetic patients in which patients’ therapies were being reviewed weekly.
Mooi Ngan, a registered pharmacist, graduated with an Honours Degree in Bachelor of Pharmacy from the University Sains Malaysia. She joined Guardian since she first graduated and has remained here since, now presently in Guardian Taman Danau Desa branch. She is truly committed and dedicated to perform her duties as a manager cum pharmacist with the utmost capabilities and commitment.