PERSONAL DETAIL


DR. ANAND A/L SANMUGAM

Medical Lecturer
Department of Surgery
Faculty of Medicine
 
  anandshan@um.edu.my
 Department of Surgery, Office of The Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, W.Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
 

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification), (Institution).



PROFESSIONAL
(Organisation), (Role), (Year), (Level).


  • Royal College of Surgeons Ireland, Member, 2011 to 2020, (International)
  • Paediatric Trauma Society, Member, 2016, (International)
  • Malaysian Association of Paediatric Surgery, Auditor, 2017 to 2018, (University)
  • Parenteral & Enteral Nutrition Society of Malaysia, Member, 2017, (National)
  • National Conjoined Board : Paediatric Surgery Specialty, Committee Member, 2021 to 2022, (National)

ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role), (Level), (Start date),(End Date).


  • MEMBER OF OT COVID-19 TASK FORCE, Faculty, 07/10/2020 to 30/12/2021
  • UMMP OSCE (SURGERY) COORDINATOR, Faculty, 01/04/2020 to 31/05/2021
  • UMMP PROGRAMME (SURGERY) COMMITTEE MEMBER, Faculty, 19/08/2019 to 31/03/2020 (UMMP PROGRAMME (SURGERY) COMMITTEE MEMBER (CHAIRMAN))
  • Quality Manager, Faculty, 15/08/2017 to 15/08/2021
  • MASTER OF PAEDIATRIC SURGERY SELECTION & INTAKE COORDINATOR, Faculty, 01/07/2016 to 31/12/2021
  • MASTER OF PAEDIATRIC SURGERY PART 1 AND FINAL EXAMINATIONS COORDINATOR, Faculty, 01/06/2016 to 01/12/2021
  • PAEDIATRIC SURGERY AUDIT COORDINATOR, Faculty, 01/06/2016 to 31/12/2020
  • UMMP 3.2 PAEDIATRIC SURGERY TEACHING FOR PAEDIATRIC BLOCK COORDINATOR , Faculty, 01/06/2016 to 31/12/2019 (COORDINATOR UMMP 3.2 PAEDIATRIC SURGERY TEACHING FOR PAEDIATRIC BLOCK )

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area).


  • Surgery (Paediatric Surgery)


RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
(Publication).


Article in Academic Journals

2021
  • COVIDSurg Collaborative, GlobalSurg Collaborative (2021). Timing of surgery following SARS-CoV-2infection: and international prospective cohort study. Anaesthesia, doi: 10.1111/anae.15458 (early view) (ISI-Indexed)
  • COVIDSurg Collaborative, GlobalSurg Collaborative (2021).SARS-CoV-2 vaccination modelling for safe surgery to save lives: data from an international prospective cohort study.British Journal of Surgery, znab101, https://doi.org/10.1093/bjs/znab101 (ISI-Indexed)

2020
  • Sanmugam, A; Vythilingam, G; Singaravel, S; Nah, SA 2020. Assess, adapt and act: a paediatric surgery division's initial approach in a rapidly evolving pandemic. Pediatr Surg Int 2020 Aug;36(8):925-931. doi: 10.1007/s00383-020-04704-1. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Nah, Shireen A MBBS, MRCS, MSurg; Singaravel, Srihari MBBS, MPaedSurg; Sanmugam, Anand MD, MPaedSurg Do-It-Yourself Surgical Simulation Kits, Academic Medicine: September 29, 2020 (ISI-Indexed)

2019
  • Shung K. Tan, Anand Sanmugam, Mahmoud Danaee, Tindivanam M. Ramanujam, Mohan A. Nallusamy, Zakaria Zahari, Thambidorai R. Rao (2019) Transition of Care in Paediatric Surgery: Current practices and perspectives of paediatric surgeons in Malaysia (SCOPUS-Indexed)

2015
  • Yang W., Lee.P.P.W., Thong M.K., Ramanujam T.M., Shanmugam A. Koh M.T., et.al. 2015. Compound Heterozygous Mutations in TTC7A cause familial multiple intestinal atresias and severe combined immunedeficiency. Clinical Genetics 2015 (doi:10.111/cge.12553) 1: 1- 8. (ISI-Indexed)

2013
  • Choon Aik Ho, Flora Chin, Andrew Gunn, V. Muthu Alhagi, Anand a/l Sanmugam, Duodeno-jejunal intussusception due to a solitary Peutz Jeghers polyp in a 3-year-old Malaysian girl, Journal of Pediatric Surgery Case Reports, Volume 1, Issue 8, August 2013, Pages 254-257, ISSN 2213-5766, (SCOPUS-Indexed)

AREAS OF RESEARCH
(Project title), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Level), (Source).


  • Analysis of the cell growth and protein secretion capacity of foreskin, bladder, and ureter cells with the final aim to improve medical device biocompatibility, Principal Investigator(PI), 2021 - 2023, International Funding
  • Utilisation of blood product derivatives to improve cell growth and protein secretion capacity of foreskin, bladder, and ureter cells with the final aim to improve medical device biocompatibility, Principal Investigator(PI), 2021 - 2023, International Funding
  • Anorectal Malformation And Hirschsprung's Disease: A Mixed Methods Population-based Study Of Functional Outcome And Quality Of Life, Co-Researcher, 2020 - 2022, Private Funding, (National)
  • 178-CL-204, Phase 3, Double-blind, Randomized, Multicenter, Parallel Group, Placebo-controlled Sequential Dose Titration Study to Evaluate Efficacy, Safety and Pharmacokinetics of Mirabegron in Pediatric Subjects from 5 to, Co-Investigator, 2020 - 2022, High Impact Research (HIR), (National)

AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS
(Name of Award), (Awarding Institution), (Year Awarded), (Level).


  • Excellence Service Award, University of Malaya, 2021, (University)
  • Asian Association of Paediatric Surgeons Travel Grant, Asian Association of Paediatric Surgeons, 2016, (International)

PRESENTATIONS
(Title), (Event), (Date Presented), (Organiser), (Level).


INVITED SPEAKER
  • Preventing Complications in Paediatric Surgery, Seminar Kejururawatan, 2016-09-22 to 2016-09-22, Department of Nursing, (University)
  • Screening and assessment in Nutrition, UMMC 2nd Basic Nutrition Workshop , 2017-08-27 to 2017-08-27, PPUM NST, (University)
  • Clinical Supervision, Training The Trainers - Paediatric Surgery, 2017-12-10 to 2017-12-10, Paediatric Surgery Unit PPUM, (National)
  • Paediatric Trauma in Malaysia, KKH Multidisciplinary Trauma Conference, 2020-10-08 to 2020-10-08, Kandang Kerbau Children's Hospital Singapore, (International)
EVENT ORGANISER
  • Paediatric Bowel Management - A Paediatric Surgery Perspective, Paediatric Bowel Management - A Paediatric Surgery Perspective, 2020-08-27 to 2020-08-27, Paediatric Surgey UMMC , (International)
POSTER
  • Management of Vaginal Atresia with Colovaginoplasty in Children, 14TH ANNUAL CONGRESS OF THE ASIA PACIFIC ASSOCIATION OF PAEDIATRIC UROLOGY, 2012-10-04 to 2012-10-06, ASIA PACIFIC ASSOCIATION OF PAEDIATRIC UROLOGY, (International)
  • Hereditary Multiple Intestinal Atresia Management Problems, 23RD BIENNIAL CONGRESS OF THE ASIAN ASSOCIATION OF PAEDIATRIC SURGEONS, 2012-10-08 to 2012-10-10, ASIAN ASSOCIATION OF PAEDIATRIC SURGEONS, (International)
  • OUR EXPERIENCE WITH PAEDIATRIC TESTICULAR TUMOURS, 24th BIENNIAL CONGRESS OF THE ASIAN ASSOCIATION OF PAEDIATRIC SURGEONS, 2016-05-23 to 2016-05-26, ASIAN ASSOCIATION OF PAEDIATRIC SURGEONS, (International)
  • Our 40 year Experience with Omphalopagus Twins, 24TH BIENNIAL CONGRESS OF THE ASIAN ASSOCIATION OF PAEDIATRIC SURGEONS, 2016-05-24 to 2016-05-26, ASIAN ASSOCIATION OF PAEDIATRIC SURGEONS, (International)
  • Different Presentations of Thoracic Ganglioneuromas in Children, World Federation of Associations of Pediatric Surgeons Congress 2016, 2016-10-08 to 2016-10-11, WOFAPS, (International)
  • Uncommon foreign bodies ingestion in children, World Federation of Associations of Pediatric Surgeons Congress 2016, 2016-10-08 to 2016-10-11, WOFAPS, (International)
  • Uncommon bronchial tumors in children, World Federation of Associations of Pediatric Surgeons Congress 2016, 2016-10-08 to 2016-10-11, WOFAPS, (International)
  • Colorectal Carcinoma in Children, World Federation of Associations of Pediatric Surgeons Congress 2016, 2016-10-08 to 2016-10-11, WOFAPS, (International)
  • Eosinophilic Cystitis Mimicking Bladder Rhabdomyosarcoma in a Male Child & Review of the Literature., World Federation of Associations of Pediatric Surgeons Congress 2016, 2016-10-08 to 2016-10-11, WOFAPS, (International)

EXPERT/TECHNICAL CONTRIBUTIONS
(Activity), (Organisation), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Level).


  • Organising Committee Member 'Bowel Management : A Surgical Team's Perspective', University of Malaya & Malaysian Association of Paediatrc Surgery, Coordinator, 2021-2021, (International)
  • MASTER OF PAEDIATRIC SURGERY EXAMINATION COMMITTEE, UNIVERSITY MALAYA, Committee Member, 2020-2021, (National)
  • NATIONAL CURRICULUM PROJECT; MASTER OF PAEDIATRIC SURGERY CURICULLUM WRITING TEAM, UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA, Committee Member, 2020-2021, (National)
  • MAPS MasterClass in Paediatric Surgery 2018, Malaysian Association of Paediatric Surgery, Coordinator, 2018-2018, (National)

EVALUATION ACTIVITIES
(Description), (Evaluation Activity),(Year).


  • CREST Prototype Grant Evalation Committee, Project ,  (2021 - 2021)
  • Editor of Journal of Health & Translational Medicine, Article In Journal ,  (2020 - 2021)

CONTRIBUTION TO SOCIETY
(Contribution To Society), (Level), (Start Date), (End Date).


  • KKH MultiDisciplinary Trauma Conference : Speaker, (International), 08/10/2020 until 08/10/2020
  • Co-organiser : Bowel Management - A Surgical Team's Perspective, (International), 27/08/2020 until 27/08/2020
  • Conceptualisation ,Planning and Chairing of Management Engagement and e-Townhall (MEeT) Initiative for Healthcare Workers and Staff During Covid-19 Pandemic for UMMC Management, (University), 14/04/2020 until 15/05/2020
  • Member(Ordinary) Sri Subrahmanyam Temple, Jalan Kolam Ayer, Johor Bahru, (Community), 01/01/2020 until 31/12/2020

SUPERVISION


POST GRADUATE STUDENT
(Name of Degree), (Name of Candidates), (Title of Thesis), (Academic Session)

Ongoing
  • MASTER DEGREE, Soh Chai Hoon, -, 2019/2020
  • MASTER DEGREE, Mohd Latiff Iqramie Bin Muhamad Zaki, -, 2019/2020
  • MASTER DEGREE, Pigeneswaren A/l Yoganathan, -, 2018/2019
  • MASTER DEGREE, Luqman Hakeem Rumi Mazeni, -, 2018/2019
  • MASTER DEGREE, Alia Maisyah Binti Ahmad Lela, -, 2017/2018
  • MASTER DEGREE, Alia Maisyah Binti Ahmad Lela, -, 2017/2018
  • MASTER DEGREE, Elango Thambusamy, -, 2016/2017
  • MASTER DEGREE, Vigneshwaran Kandiah, -, 2016/2017

Completed
  • MASTER DEGREE, Vigneswaran A/l Kandiah, Hydrogel dressings VS Conventional SSD Dressings in Paediatric Burns, 2017/2018
  • MASTER DEGREE, Tan Shung Ken, A SURVEY OF PAEDIATRIC SURGEONS' PRACTICES AND PERSPECTIVES ON TRANSITION OF CARE FOR ADOLESCENTS WITH COMPLEX SURGICAL CONDITIONS IN MALAYSIA, 2014/2015

TEACHING
(Course Title), (Academic Session), (No of Student), (No of Contact Hours).


POST GRADUATE
  • PEMBEDAHAN KANAK-KANAK AKHIR A, 2020/2021(1,2), 4, 4
  • PEMBEDAHAN KANAK-KANAK BAHAGIAN 1A, 2020/2021(1,2), 3, 4
  • MASTER of NURSING - HEALTH ASSESSMENT, 2016/2017, 14, 2
FIRST DEGREE
  • UMMP 3.1 Surgery Posting B, 2020/2021(1,2), 10, 16
  • Pediatrics, 2020/2021(1,2), 30, 10
  • Surgery, 2019/2020, 6, 14
  • UMMP 3.1 Surgery Posting E, 2018/2019(1,2), 10, 22
  • Paediatrics Block : - Paediatric Surgery Posting, 2017/2018, 30, 4
  • UMMP 3.1 Surgery Posting F , 2017/2018(1), 10, 22
  • UMMP Stage 2 - Block 10 Gastroeneterology & Nutrition posting, 2017/2018(1), 6, 12
  • UMMP 3.1 Paediatric Surgery, 2016/2017(1), 28, 18
PRE-DEGREE (IF APPLICABLE)
  • Advance Diploma in Perioperative Nursing, 2016/2017(1,2,3), 34, 2
DIPLOMA (IF APPLICABLE)
  • Advanced Diploma in Perioperative Nursing, 2017/2018(1), 40, 3