About MyCCAdH

In February 2013, the Department of Social & Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya was appointed by the Ministry of Health Malaysia to become a Clearinghouse Centre for Adolescent Health. The Centre collects and disseminates findings from adolescent's research carried out in Malaysia. 
The Centre covers 5 priority areas which are in line with the National Adolescent Health Plan of Action, 2006-2020 

  • Sexual and Reproductive Health 
  • Mental health 
  • High risk behaviour 
  • Nutritional health 
  • Physical health


Mission

The Centre is committed to improve the health and well-being of adolescents by:
  • Providing a web-based adolescent health information dissemination amongst health professionals and the general public.
  • Identifying the gaps or potential areas for research in adolescent health.
  • Creating opportunities or links for collaboration among stakeholders and other institutions both nationally or internationally.

Vision

To become a Clearinghouse Centre which will provide a single point of contact for the collection of documents, research, publication and other information on youth and adolescent health.