Dr Tie graduated with Doctor of Medicine from University of Science, Malaysia in 2000 and attained MRCP (UK) in 2005. Dr Tie completed his fellowship training in Respiratory Medicine in 2011. He is currently the Head, Division of Respiratory Medicine, Department of Medicine for Sarawak General Hospital and adjunct lecturer to Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University Malaysia Sarawak. He is actively involved in both Malaysian Thoracic Society (MTS) and Malaysia Association of Bronchology and Interventional Pulmonology (MABIP). He is currently the Vice-Chair for Malaysian Association for Bronchology and
Interventional Pulmonology and the Chair for Malaysian Thoracic Society Special Interest Group for Interventional Pulmonology. His special interest is interventional pulmonology. He had published various articles and research papers in the field of interventional pulmonology.