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Dr Mohamad Maliki Osman
Dr Mohamad Maliki Osman was born in Singapore in 1965.
Dr Maliki graduated with his Bachelor and Masters degrees from the National University of Singapore (NUS). He obtained his doctorate in Social Work from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 1998 and became an Assistant Professor at the NUS Department of Social Work and Psychology that year.
Dr Maliki was elected a Member of Parliament for the Sembawang Group Representation Constituency (GRC) in 2001. He was re-elected for a second term in May 2006.
Dr is currently the Senior Parliamentary Secretary for the Ministry of National Development (MND), having been promoted from Parliamentary Secretary on 1 November 2010. He served as Parliamentary Secretary for the Ministry of Community Development Youth and Sports (MCYS) from Aug 2004 to Jun 2006 and the Ministry of Health (MOH) from Aug 2004 to Oct 2005.
Dr Maliki serves as Chairman of the Community Improvement Projects Committee and the People’s Association Community Development Fund Management Committee. He is also the Deputy Chairman of the National Youth Council and the Inter-Ministry Committee on Youth Crime. He is also a member of the Government Parliamentary Committee (GPC) for Defence and Foreign Affairs.
Dr Maliki currently serves as a member of the People’s Association’s Board of Management. At the community level, Dr Maliki is Advisor to the Centre for Promoting Alternative to Violence (PAVe) and ADAM Association.
Dr Maliki is married with two young children, a girl and a boy. He spends most of his leisure time with his wife and children, going out to the movies or to the library. He plays badminton regularly to keep himself fit and healthy.