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Mr. Yong Tze Woon

Tze Woon holds a Bachelor of Science with 2nd Upper Honours from the National Institute of Education, Nanyang Technological University, in 2003. His work included a dissertation on the energy system contribution of untrained men and women during a 1500-metres run. He also participated in a doctorate research on effects of exercise on postprandial lipemia and as a research assistant in a Masters research on validation of a Rate of Perceived Exertion Scale on children.

He is currently pursuing his PhD in the area of identity formation and motivation under the supervision of Professor John Wang. He is studying the impact of social media as a form of influence on identity formation and exercise behaviour.