Curriculum Vitae

PERSONAL DETAILS

PROF. DR. VICKNESWARAN A/L MATHANESWARAN

  • Professor

  • Department of Surgery
    Faculty of Medicine
  •    +603-79492441
  •   cmvwaran@um.edu.my

ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role),(Level),(Duration)
  • Pengarah Financial Planning and Business Development Centre, Faculty, 11/01/2021 to present
  • Election Committee, Faculty, 15/05/2019 to 30/04/2021
  • Head of Department, UNIVERISITI MALAYA, 01/08/2016 to 31/01/2017
  • Head of Department, UNIVERISITI MALAYA, 01/08/2014 to 31/07/2016
  • UMSC Medical Advisory Committee Surgical Representative, University Malaya, 01/01/2006 to 31/12/2016
  • Member of Faculty Research Advisory Committee, Faculty, 01/06/2013 to present
  • UMSC-UMMC Harmonization Committee - Chairman, University Malaya, 01/01/2011 to present
  • University Malaya Specialist Centre Medical Advisory Committee - Surgical Representives, University Malaya, 01/01/2006 to present
  • Committee Member of the Minimally Invasive Procedures Group , Faculty, 01/01/2005 to present
  • UMMC Theatre Users Committee Member , University Malaya, 01/01/2005 to present
  • Organizing Chairman - Surgery for Parkinson's Disease Workshop and Lectures , International, 22/11/2004 to 28/11/2004
  • Scientific Committee & Organizing Committee Chairman- The World Federation of Neurosurgical Societies Teaching Course, International, 04/06/2004 to 06/06/2004
  • Organising Chairman and Demonstrator - Complex Spinal Surgery, International, 01/07/2003 to present
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification),(Field),(Institution),(Year)
  • PhD(Malaya)(2020), MEDICINE AND SURGERY, UNIVERSITI MALAYA (UM)
  • FRCS(Edin)(Neurosurgery)(1999), NEUROSURGERY, ROYAL COLLEGE OF SURGEONS, EDINBURGH
  • Japanese Council for Medical Training(1995), NEUROSURGERY, TORANOMON HOSPITAL TOKYO JAPAN
  • FRCS(Edin)(1994), MEDICINE AND SURGERY, ROYAL COLLEGE OF SURGEONS, EDINBURGH
  • MBBS(Hons)(UM)(1990), PERUBATAN, UNIVERSITI MALAYA (UM)
MEMBERSHIPS
(Organisation),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
  • National Specialist Registry - Neurosurgery , Member, 2012 to 2015 (University)
SPECIALIZATION
(Area)
Area of Expertise
  • (Information Technology and Virtual Reality in Neurosurgical Training)
  • CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM (Medico-Legal and Personal Accident Claims)
  • Neurosurgery (Brain Tumors, Base of Skull Surgery and Neurosurgical Endoscopy)
  • Research Interest
  • 3D printing in Medicine (3D printing, Neurosurgery, Medicine, Training, )
  • Long distance communication in Medicine (Telemedicine, Emergency, Long distance)
  • Neurosurgery Trauma (Neurosurgery, Trauma)
  • Cranial Base Surgery (Cranial Base, Endoscopy, Neurosurgery, Pituitary)
  • TEACHING
    (Course Title),(Level of Study),(Institution),(Academic Session)
    Teaching
  • MIA2001 - Lecture Neurological Examination, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2015/2016)
  • PUBLICATIONS
    (Title of publication in APA style)
    WoS
    2020
    • Mehbodniya, A., Moghavvemi, M., Narayanan, V., Muthusamy, K. A., Hamdi, M., Waran, V. (2020). Identifying the Sources of Error When Using 3-Dimensional Printed Head Models with Surgical Navigation. World Neurosurgery, 134, E379-E386. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2019.10.080
    • Roethlisberger, M., Jayapalan, R. R., Hostettler, I. C., Kadir, K. A. B., Mun, K. S., Brand, Y., . . . Waran, V. (2020). Evolving Strategies for Resection of Sellar/Parasellar Synchronous Tumors via Endoscopic Endonasal Approach: A Technical Case Report and Systematic Review of the Literature. World Neurosurgery, 133, 381-+. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2019.08.102
    2019
    • Hutchinson, P. J., Kolias, A. G., Tajsic, T., Adeleye, A., Aklilu, A. T., Apriawan, T., . . . Servadei, F. (2019). Consensus statement from the International Consensus Meeting on the Role of Decompressive Craniectomy in the Management of Traumatic Brain Injury: Consensus statement. Acta Neurochirurgica, 161(7), 1261-1274. doi:10.1007/s00701-019-03936-y
    • Mehbodniya, A. H., Moghavvemi, M., Narayanan, V., Waran, V. (2019). Frequency and Causes of Line of Sight Issues During Neurosurgical Procedures Using Optical Image-Guided Systems. World Neurosurgery, 122, E449-E454. doi:10.1016/j.wneu.2018.10.069
    Refereed Journals
    2020
    • Mehbodniya, A., Moghavvemi, M., Narayanan, V., Muthusamy, K. A., Hamdi, M., & Waran, V. (2020). Identifying the sources of error when using 3-dimensional printed head models with surgical navigation. World Neurosurgery, 134, e379-e386. (WoS)
    • Mehbodniya, A; Moghavvemi, M; Narayanan, V; Muthusamy, KA; Hamdi, M; Waran, V 2020. Identifying the Sources of Error When Using 3-Dimensional Printed Head Models with Surgical Navigation. WORLD NEUROSURGERY (WoS)
    • Roethlisberger, M; Jayapalan, RR; Hostettler, IC; Kadir, KAB; Mun, KS; Brand, Y; Mariani, L; Prepageran, N; Waran, V 2020. Evolving Strategies for Resection of Sellar/Parasellar Synchronous Tumors via Endoscopic Endonasal Approach: A Technical Case Report and Systematic Review of the Literature. WORLD NEUROSURGERY.  (Tier 3, Impact Factor = 1.723) (WoS)
    • Roethlisberger, M., Jayapalan, R. R., Hostettler, I. C., Abd Kadir, K. A. B., Mun, K. S., Brand, Y., ... & Waran, V. (2020). Evolving Strategies for Resection of Sellar/Parasellar Synchronous Tumors via Endoscopic Endonasal Approach: A Technical Case Report and Systematic Review of the Literature. World neurosurgery, 133, 381-391. (WoS)
    • Clark, D., Joannides, A., Abdallah, O. I., Adeleye, A. O., Bajamal, A. H., Bashford, T., ... & Cherian, I. (2020). Management and outcomes following emergency surgery for traumatic brain injury A multi-centre, international, prospective cohort study (the Global Neurotrauma Outcomes Study). International journal of surgery protocols. (WoS)
    2019
    • Hutchinson, P. J., Kolias, A. G., Tajsic, T., Adeleye, A., Aklilu, A. T., Apriawan, T., ... & Bulters, D. (2019). Consensus statement from the International Consensus Meeting on the role of decompressive craniectomy in the management of traumatic brain injury. Acta neurochirurgica, 161(7), 1261-1274. (WoS)
    • Mehbodniya, AH; Moghavvemi, M; Narayanan, V; Waran, V 2019. Frequency and Causes of Line of Sight Issues During Neurosurgical Procedures Using Optical Image-Guided Systems. WORLD NEUROSURGERY.  (Tier 2, Impact Factor = 1.924) (WoS)
    • Hutchinson, PJ; Kolias, AG; Tajsic, T; Adeleye, A; Aklilu, AT; Apriawan, T; Bajamal, AH; Barthelemy, EJ; Devi, BI; Bhat, D; Bulters, D; Chesnut, R; Citerio, G; Cooper, DJ; Czosnyka, M; Edem, I; El-Ghandour, NMF; Figaji, A; Fountas, KN; Gallagher, C; Hawryluk, GWJ; Iaccarino, C; Joseph, M; Khan, T; Laeke, T; Levchenko, O; Liu, BY; Liu, WM; Maas, A; Manley, GT; Manson, P; Mazzeo, AT; Menon, DK; Michael, DB; Muehlschlegel, S; Okonkwo, DO; Park, KB; Rosenfeld, JV; Rosseau, G; Rubiano, AM; Shabani, HK; Stocchetti, N; Timmons, SD; Timofeev, I; Uff, C; Ullman, JS; Valadka, A; Waran, V; Wells, A; Wilson, MH; Servadei, F 2019. Consensus statement from the International Consensus Meeting on the Role of Decompressive Craniectomy in the Management of Traumatic Brain Injury: Consensus statement. ACTA NEUROCHIRURGICA.  (Tier 2, Impact Factor = 1.929) (WoS)
    • Mehbodniya, A. H., Moghavvemi, M., Narayanan, V., & Waran, V. (2019). Frequency and Causes of Line of Sight Issues During Neurosurgical Procedures Using Optical Image-Guided Systems. World neurosurgery, 122, e449-e454. (WoS)
    2018
    • Kong Yew Liew,Prepageran Narayanan, Vicknes Waran. Transsphenoidal Resection of Craniopharyngioma. Skull Base: Operative Videos. J Neurol Surg B 2018;79(suppl S2):S203 S204. (WoS)
    2017
    • Veeramuthu, V., Narayanan, V., Ramli, N., Hernowo, A., Waran, V., Bondi, M. W., ... & Ganesan, D. (2017). Neuropsychological Outcomes in Patients with Complicated Versus Uncomplicated Mild Traumatic Brain Injury: 6-Month Follow-Up. World neurosurgery, 97, 416-423. (WoS)
    • Ponnampalam, S. N., Kamaluddin, N. R., Zakaria, Z., Matheneswaran, V., Ganesan, D., Haspani, M. S., ... & Hardy, J. A. (2017). A blood-based gene expression and signaling pathway analysis to differentiate between high and low grade gliomas. Oncology Reports, 37(1), 10-22. (WoS)
    • Amritpal Sidhu, Trushna Murgahayah, Vairavan Narayanan, Hari Chandran, Vicknes Waran . (2017). Electroacupuncture-Assisted Craniotomy on an Awake Patient. J Acupunct Meridian Stud (WoS)
    2016
    • Narayanan, V., Veeramuthu, V., Ahmad-Annuar, A., Ramli, N., Waran, V., Chinna, K., ... & Ganesan, D. (2016). Missense mutation of brain derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) alters neurocognitive performance in patients with mild traumatic brain injury: A longitudinal study. PloS one, 11(7), e0158838. (WoS)
    • Brand, Y., Narayanan, V., Prepageran, N., & Waran, V. (2016). A Cost-Effective Delivery System for FloSeal During Endoscopic and Microscopic Brain Surgery. World neurosurgery, 90, 492-495. (WoS)
    2015
    • J Laryngol Otol. 2015 Dec;129(12):1243-7. doi: 10.1017/S0022215115002601. Epub 2015 Sep 28. Endoscopic transpterygoidal repair of a large cranial defect with cerebrospinal fluid leak in a patient with extensive osteoradionecrosis of the skull base: case report and technical note. Brand Y1, Lim E1, Waran V2, Prepageran N1. (WoS)
    • Front Surg. 2015 Jul 21;2:32. doi: 10.3389/fsurg.2015.00032. eCollection 2015. Integrated Anterior, Central, and Posterior Skull Base Unit - A New Perspective. Brand Y1, Waran V2, Zulkiflee AB1, Lim E1, Prepageran N1. (WoS)
    • Neurol India. 2015 Sep-Oct;63(5):673-80. doi: 10.4103/0028- 3886.166539. Endoscopic transnasal approach to anterior and middle cranial base lesions. Tan SH, Brand Y, Prepageran N1, Waran V. (WoS)
    • Veeramuthu, V., Narayanan, V., Kuo, T. L., Delano-Wood, L., Chinna, K., Bondi, M. W., ... & Ramli, N. (2015). Diffusion tensor imaging parameters in mild traumatic brain injury and its correlation with early neuropsychological impairment: a longitudinal study. Journal of neurotrauma, 32(19), 1497-1509. (WoS)
    • Tan, S. H., Mun, K. S., Chandran, P. A., Manuel, A. M., Prepageran, N., Waran, V., & Ganesan, D. (2015). Combined transnasal and transoral endoscopic approach to a transsphenoidal encephalocele in an infant. Child's Nervous System, 31(7), 1165-1169. (WoS)
    • Neurosurgical Endoscopic Training via a Realistic 3-Dimensional Model With Pathology. Simul Healthc Simul Healthc 2015 Feb;10(1):43-8 Vicknes Waran, Vairavan Narayanan, Ravindran Karuppiah, Hari Chandran Thambynayagam, Kalai Arasu Muthusamy, Zainal Ariff Abdul Rahman, Ramez Wadie Kirollos (WoS)
    2014
    • Tang IP, Chai CK, Kumar G, Prepageran N, Waran V (2014). Intrasellar pituitary mucocele: diagnostic dilemma. Br J Neurosurg 28(3): 390-2 (ISI- Cited Publication) (WoS)
    • 1.Waran V, Narayanan V, Karuppiah R, Owen SL, Aziz T (2014) Utility of multi-material 3D printers in creating models with pathology to enhance training experience of neurosurgeons. J Neurosurg 120(2):489-92 (WoS)
    • 2.Waran V, Narayanan V, Karuppiah R, Pancharatnam D, Chandran H, Raman R, Rahman ZA, Owen SL, Aziz TZ (2014) Injecting realism in surgical training- Initial simulation experience with custom 3D models. J Surg Educ 71(2): 193-7 (ISI-Cited Publication) (WoS)
    2013
    • Sabarisah Hashim,Vickenswaran Mathaneswaran, Khatijah Lim Abdullah , Aniza Abd Aziz (2013) Factors affecting adaptation outcome in post intracerebral haemorrhage patients : A preliminary study. International Journal of Education and Research Vo1(6)1-12. (SCOPUS)
    • Nair SR, Rahmat K, Alhabshi SM, Ramli N, Seong MK, Waran V.Mural nodules in multiple cavernous haemangioma. Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 115 (2013) 1150-53 e pub print- Sep 29 2012 . (WoS)
    • Waran V, Pancharatnam D, Thambinayagam HC, Raman R, Rathinam AK, Balakrishnan YK, Tung TS, Rahman ZA. The Utilization of Cranial Models Created Using Rapid Prototyping Techniques in the Development of Models for Navigation Training.J Neurol Surg A Cent Eur Neurosurg. 2013 Jan 11. (WoS)
    • V. Waran,H. Chandran, P.Devaraj,K. Ravindran, A.K. Rathinam, Y. K. Balakrishnan, T. S.Tung.2013. Neuronavigation With Universal Probe to Access Intracranial Targets. J Neurol Surg A 2013;00:1 5. (WoS)
    • Waran,V., Ing, P.T., Karuppiah,R., Abd Kadir,K.A., Chandran,H.,Muthusamy, K.A. & Prepageran, N.2013. A new modified speculum guided single nostril technique for endoscopic transnasal transsphenoidal surgery: an analysis of nasal complications.British Journal of Neurosurgery, 2013; Early Online: 1-5 DOI: 10.3109/02688697.2013.791667 (WoS)
    2012
    • Waran, V., Menon, R., Pancharatnam, D., Rathinam, A. K., Balakrishnan, Y. K., Tung, T. S., Raman, R., Prepageran, N., Chandran, H., Rahman, Z. A. A. 2012. The creation and verification of cranial models using three-dimensional rapid prototyping technology in field of transnasal sphenoid endoscopy. American Journal of Rhinology Allergy.  (Tier 1, Impact Factor = 2.302) (WoS)
    • Waran, V., Bahuri, N. F. A., Narayanan, V., Ganesan, D., Kadir, K. A. A. 2012. Video clip transfer of radiological images using a mobile telephone in emergency neurosurgical consultations (3G Multi-Media Messaging Service). British Journal of Neurosurgery.  (Tier 3, Impact Factor = 0.884) (WoS)
    • KA Muthusamy, LH Lian, N Vairavan, KH Chua, V Waran.2012 Genetic polymorphisms of EGF 5'-UTR and NAT2 857G/A associated with glioma in a case control study of Malaysian patients. Gen Mol Res 11(AOP) (WoS)
    • R Balachandran, N Prepagaran, O Rahmat, A B Zulkiflee and K S Hufaida,2012.Effects of Bluetooth device electromagnetic field on hearing: pilot study. The Journal of Laryngology & Otology 126(4:)345-348 (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • Waran V, Menon R, Pancharatnam D, Rathinam AK, Balakrishnan YK, Tung TS, Raman R, Prepageran N, Chandran H, Rahman ZA.The creation and verification of cranial models using three-dimensional rapid prototyping technology in field of transnasal sphenoid endoscopy.Am J Rhinol Allergy. 2012 Sep-Oct;26(5):e132- 6. doi: 10.2500/ajra.2012.26.3808. (WoS)
    • Vicknes Waran, R Raman, Alwin Kumar Rathinam, Tan Su Tung, Yuwaraj Kumar Balakrishnan, P Devaraj,T Hari Chandran, Kalai Arasu Muthusamy, Z A A Rahman.2012.Three-dimensional anatomical accuracy of cranial models created by rapid prototyping techniques validated using a neuronavigation station.Journal of Clinical Neuroscience 19(4):574-7. (WoS)
    • Vicknes Waran, Nor Faisal Ahmad Bahuri, Vairavan N., D Ganesan, Khairul Azmi Abd Kadir.Video-clip transfer of radiological images using a mobile telephone in emergency neurosurgical consultations (3GMulti-Media Messaging Service) British Journal of Neurosurgery 2012;26(2):199-201. (WoS)
    2011
    • Waran, V., Sek, K., Bahuri, N. F., Narayanan, P., Chandran, H. 2011. A Haemostatic Agent Delivery System for Endoscopic Neurosurgical Procedures. Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery.  (Tier 3, Impact Factor = 0.835) (WoS)
    • Vicknes Waran, Kevin Sek, Nor Faisal Bahuri , Prepageran Narayanan, Hari Chandran T. A Haemostatic Agent Delivery System For Endoscopic Neurosurgical Procedures (WoS)
    2009
    • 15.Philip R, Prepageran N, Raman R, Jennifer LP, Waran V. Surgical management of large acoustic neuromas: a review. Med J Malaysia. 2009 Dec;64(4):294-7. Review. (WoS)
    • Waran, V., Vairavan, N., Fung, S., Abdullah, B. 2009. A new expandable cannula system for endoscopic evacuation of intraparenchymal hemorrhages Technical note. Journal of Neurosurgery.  (Tier 2, Impact Factor = 2.124) (WoS)
    • N. Vairavan, I. Tajunisah,V. Subrayan, V. Waran. 2009. Minimally Invasive Image-Guided Removal of Retrobulbar Intraconal Foreign Body. J Orbit 28 (6);442-443. (WoS)
    • Vicknes Waran, Narayanan Vairavan, Sheau Fung Sia, Basri Abdullah. 2009. A new expandable cannula system for endoscopic evacuation of intraparenchymal hemorrhages. J Neurosurg 111:1127 1130 (WoS)
    • S.Sheaufung, Taufiq, A; Nawawi, O; M.S., Naicker; V, Waran. 2009 Neurenteric cyst of cervicothoracic junction: A rare cause of paraparesis in paediatric patient.Journal of Clinical Neuroscience. 16: 579-581 (WoS/SCOPUS)
    2008
    • Muthusamy KA, Azmi K, Narayanan P, Rajagopalan R, Raman NA & Waran V.2008.Bilateral Temporal Bone Xanthoma-case report. Journal of Clinical Neuroscience 108(2):361-4 (WoS)
    • Muthusamy, K. A., Azmi, K., Narayanan, P., Rajagopalan, R., Rahman, N. A., Waran, V. 2008. Bilateral temporal bone xanthoma. Journal of Neurosurgery.  (Tier 2, Impact Factor = 1.990) (WoS)
    • K M Leong, A. Vijayananthan, S F Sia, V Waran Pneumocephalus: An uncommon finding in trauma Med J Malaysia 2008; 63(3); 256-258 (WoS/SCOPUS)
    2007
    • Kalai Arasu M, Puthucheary SC, Waran V.2007.Spectrum of Central Nervous System Meliodosis.Journal of Clinical Neuroscience 14(12):1213-5. (WoS)
    • Sia SF, Tan KS, V Waran. Primary intracerebral haemorrhage in Malaysia: In hospital mortality and outcome in patients from a hospital based registry. Med J Malaysia 2007;62(4); 275-279 (WoS/SCOPUS)
    2006
    • Al-Rawi PG,Ng I, Waran V,Kirkpatrick PJ.2006.A Randomised Trial of Synthetic Patch Versus Direct Primary Closure In Carotid Endarterectomy.Journal of Neurosurgery.59(4):822-8
    2005
    • Kalai Arasu M,Khairul AnwaR & Waran V.2005.Neurocysticercosis an uncommon intra-cerebral infection in Malaysia-Review of cases.The Medical Journal of Malaysia.60(4):514-6 (WoS)
    • Waran V. Image guided neuroendoscopy in paediatric patients- the Malaysian experience. Child s Nervous System, June 2005; vol21(6): 493- 520 (WoS)
    2003
    • Tan Sook Pei, Basri JJ Abdullah, Waran V.2003.Rupture of the lateral ventricle secondary to a fourth ventricle tumour resulting in an indirect nontraumatic csf fistula.Nerorad.45(1):53-5. (WoS)
    • Ganesan, D., Puthucheary, S. D., & Waran, V. (2003). Melioidosis presenting as spinal epidural abscess. British journal of neurosurgery, 17(6), 568-571. (WoS)
    2000
    • Hutchinson PJ,Waran V,Hutchinson E,Laing RJ.2001.Assesing outcome in lumbar disc surgery using patient controlled measures. British Journal of Neurosurgery:14(3)195-9.
    • V Waran, DK Menon.2000.Multimodality monitoring and the diagnosis of traumatic caroticocavernous fistula following head injury.British Journal of Neurosurgery:14(5):469-71.
    1999
    • Waran V, Al Rawi PG, Kirkpatrick PJ. Microemboli detection in patients with symptomatic carotid artery disease. British Journal of Neurosurgery 1999;13(1):101-108 (WoS)
    1997
    • Hutchinson PJ, Waran V, Laing RJ. Outcome in redo lumbar surgery. Presented at the SBNS Cambridge 1997. British Journal of Neurosurgery 1997 (WoS)
    • V Waran, S Yamada & Takada.1997.Growth hormone secreting adenoma with a Rathkes cleft cyst. Journal of Clinical Neurosciences 4(4):502-505
    • BM Selladurai,Vickneswaran.1997.Coagulopathy in acute head injuries.British Journal of Neurosurgery.11(5)398- 404
    Book
    2006
    • Vickneswaran CM, Chan Yoo Kuen & Ng Kwee (eds). 2006. Management Aspects of Acute Care:Traumatic Brain Injury,Chapter 13. Kuala Lumpur: University of Malaya Press.
    • Waran V, Chew NK, Chong SH, Pang YK, Sanjeev JV(eds), 2006.OSCE for undergraduate medicine:Neurosurgery cases.Kuala Lumpur:University of Malaya Press
    Book Chapter
    2017
    • 3D Printing in Medicine: A Practical guide for Medical Professionals
    2006
    • Vickneswaran CM, "Management Aspects of Acute Care" Chan Yoo Kuen & Ng Kwee Peng(eds), Traumatic Brain Injury, University of Malaya Press. Kuala Lumpur 2006 Chapter 13
    • Waran V "OSCE for undergraduate medicine" Chew NK, Chong SH, Pang YK, Sanjeev JV (eds), Neurosurgical cases-contributor, University of Malaya Press. Kuala Lumpur 2006
    Review
    2009
    • Philip R, Prepageran N, Raman R, Jennifer LP, Waran V. Surgical management of large acoustic neuromas: a review. Med J Malaysia. 2009 Dec;64(4):294-7. Review. (WoS)
    Extended Abstract
    2015
    • N Ramli , V. V., V Narayanan , L K Tan , L Delano-Wood , M W Bondi , K China , V M Waran , D Ganesan. Diffusion Tensor Imaging as a Potential Biomarker in Neuropsychological Outcome of Mild Brain Trauma Injury. NEURORADIOLOGY (2015) 57 (SUPPL 1): S81 (WoS)
    2014
    • Veeramuthu, V, Tan, L.K, Narayanan, V, Waran, V, Ramli, N, Ganesan, D. Diffused tensor imaging metrics in acute mild traumatic brain injury and its correlation with early neuropsychological impairment. Conference: 32nd Annual National Neurotrauma Symposium Location: San Francisco, CA Date: JUN 29-JUL 02, 2014 JOURNAL OF NEUROTRAUMA Volume: 31 Issue: 12 Pages: A33-A33 Meeting Abstract: A2-25 (WoS)
    • Narayanan, V, Veeramuthu, V, Ramli, N, Waran, V, Bondi, M.W, Ganesan, D. Attention, memory and executive function deficits in patients with complicated vs un- complicated mild traumatic brain injury.Conference: 32nd Annual National Neurotrauma Symposium Location: San Francisco, CA Date: JUN 29-JUL 02, 2014 JOURNAL OF NEUROTRAUMA Volume: 31 Issue: 12 Pages: A51-A51 Meeting Abstract: B1-20 (WoS)
    RESEARCH PROJECT
    (Project title),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
    University Cradel Investment Program- MOF
  • Precommercialization of Surgical Heads, Principal Investigator(PI), 2012 - 2012 (National)
  • High Impact Research (HIR)
  • Neurosurgery Movement Disorder & Operative Device Development Research , Principal Investigator(PI), 2012 - 2015
  • Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG)
  • Design and Development of Robotic Arm for Neurosurgical Endoscopic Surgery , Consultant, 2010 - 2012 (National)
  • Development of Hand Held Image Communication Device (Telemedicine in Your Hand) , Consultant, 2008 - 2012 (National)
  • Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP)
  • 3G Technology in managing acute neurosurgical trauma, Consultant, 2008 - 2009 (National)
  • SUPERVISION
    External Supervision
    (Title of Thesis),(Name of Candidates),(Institution),(Academic Level)
    Completed
    • Fellowship, Mogammad Sauliegh Kamedien (Post Graduate Student)
    • Fellowship, Revadi Govindaraju (Post Graduate Student)
    • Neurosurgery sub-speciality training UM, Assoc Prof Sia Sheau Fung (Post Graduate Student)
    • Fellowship, Hasan Muteran Aljedani (Post Graduate Student)
    • Neurosurgery sub-speciality training UM, Assoc Prof Nur Faizal Ahamd Bahuri (Post Graduate Student)
    • Fellowship, Malik Ibrahim Malik Alamin (Post Graduate Student)
    • Fellowship, Dr Saif Al-Zahid (Post Graduate Student)
    • Fellowship, Micheal Roethlisberger (Post Graduate Student)
    • Fellowship, Asiye Kamber Zaidi (Post Graduate Student)
    • Fellowship, Yahya Ahmeed Fageeh (Post Graduate Student)
    • Fellowship, Tang Ing Ping (Post Graduate Student)
    • Clinical Fellowship, Liew Kong Yew (Post Graduate Student)
    • Fellowship, Ong Eng Chai (Post Graduate Student)
    • Fellowship, Khalid Hakimi (Post Graduate Student)
    • Clinical Rellowship, Philip Rajan (Post Graduate Student)
    • Fellowship, Yves Brand (Post Graduate Student)
    • Neurosurgery Sub-specialty Training, Vairavan Narayanan (Post Graduate Student)
    • The Pedunculopontine Nucleus and its Connections in the Primate Central Nervous System: A Diffusion Tensor Imaging and Neural-Tracer Anatomical Study, Kalai Arasu Muthusamy@Kamal Azrin (Post Graduate Student)
    • Clinical Fellow, Catherin Wanjiu Irungu (Post Graduate Student)
    • Neurosurgery Sub-specialty Training, Dharmendra Ganesan (Post Graduate Student)
    Ongoing
    • Neurosurgery Trainee- UM, Ronie Romelean a/l Jayapalan (Post Graduate Student)
    • Neurosurgery sub-speciality training UM, Ronie Romelean (Post Graduate Student)
    • Long Distance manangement of head injury patients in Malaysia using telemedicine- An alternative management model for developing countries, Dr T Munusamy (Post Graduate Student)
    Postgraduate Student
    (Title of Thesis),(Name of Candidates),(Institution),(Academic Level)
    Ongoing
    • Quality of Life in Patients with Metatastic Brain Tumor Posts Surgical Intervention, Dr. Edwin See Un Hean, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Endoscopy, Gireesh a/l Balasubramaniyam, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    Completed
    • Prospective Evaluation of the Value of Repeat Cranial CT Scan in Patients with Severe Traumatic Head Injury, Dr. Devaraj a/l Pancharatnam, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Epidemiology of Traumatic Brain Injury in UMMC 2007, Dr. Sek Weng Yew, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Primary intracerebral haemorrhage in Malaysia: In hospital mortality and outcome in patients from a hospital based registry, Sia Sheau Fung, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • ervical canal diameters from C2 to C7 in patients who are asymptomatic and with normal cervical spine CT scan in UMMC,, Manimaran Sinnathamby, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Epidemiology of Primary and metastatic central nervous system tumours in UMMC, Khang Nan Chuang, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Single nostril approach in excising pituitary tumors endoscopically using an expandable nasal port - A single centre review of surgical outcome and nasal soft tissue complication, Dr Ravindran Karuppiah, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • S100b in mild head injury, Thrimourthi a/l Subramoniam, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Teleconferencing Using Multimedia Messaging Service (MMS) for Long-Range Consultation of Patients with Neurosurgical Problems in an Acute Situation, Dr Nur Faizal Ahmad Bahuri, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Epidemiology of Operated Central NervousTumor in UMMC 2003 to 2007, Dr Khang Nan Chuang, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • he creation and verification of cranial models using 3D rapid prototyping technology in field of trans-nasal sphenoid endoscopy, Dr Roshni Menon, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Design And Development Of Robotic Arm For Neurosurgical Endoscopic Surgery, Amirhossein Mehbodniya, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    PATENT/IPR
    (Product Name),(Type),(Level)
    • Bio-model and method of manufacturing a bio-model, PATENT
    • Rapid Manufacturing Of Customized Cranioplasty Plates Using Additive Technology, Patent (University)
    • Grey Level Isotropic Transfer Function To Produce Volumetric Biomodels, Patent (University)
    • Surgical Volumetric Biomodels of Human Anatomy, Patent (University)
    • Multipoint Stamping For Fabrication Of Medical Implants, Patent (University)
    • 3D Head Models for Image Guided Surgery, PATENT
    • Automatic image-patient registration using facial recognition for neurosurgical robots, PATENT
    • A Method For Manufacturing A Customized Implant, PATENT
    • The Universal Navigation Probe, Patent (University)
    • Medical Communications Centre Integration Console, Patent (University)
    • A Haemostatic Agent Delivery System, Patent (University)
    • An Apparatus For Surgery, Patent (University)
    • An Improved Expandable Cannula for Endoscopy Surgery Use, Patent (University)
    SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY ACTIVITIES
    (Contribution to Society),(Duration),(Level)
    • Medical Student Forum for Training, 20/11/2020 to 20/11/2020
    • 5G and Telemedicine, 01/09/2020 to 31/01/2021
    • International Medical Industry , 14/03/2019 to 17/03/2019
    • Invited Consultant, 25/09/2017 to 25/09/2017
    • ISO13485 Application., 01/12/2016 to 31/01/2017
    • Official Launching of MEDCOM in PPUM, 01/12/2016 to 01/12/2016
    • Introduction of the 3D printing school program to Pengarah Bahagian Teknik dan Vokasional KPM, 01/11/2016 to 01/11/2016
    • Construction and completion of 3D printing hub/laboratory in SMK(P) Bandaraya, KL, 01/11/2016 to 01/11/2016
    • Career talk program at Festival Kerjaya & Keusahawanan 2016 anjuran Jabatan Pendidikan Negeri Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, at International Youth Centre, KL, 01/10/2016 to 01/10/2016
    • Participation as Exhibitor at Sonovision Open Day 2016 (June) for Babymodz (product), 01/06/2016 to 04/06/2016
    • 3D models in training of Neurosurgeons, 01/04/2014 to 13/01/2014
    • Training of Neurosurgeons Internationally using research in 3D printing, 10/11/2013 to 23/11/2013
    ACADEMIC/PROFESSIONAL SERVICES
    Evaluation Activity
    (Activity),(Duration),(Category)
  • Neurology Asia (ISSN 1823-6138) Editor in Chief: Dr. CT Tan ,   (Reviewer for Neurosurgical and related submissions)
  • Expert Linkages
    (Linkages Description),(Organisation),(Duration of Involvement),(Level)
  • Cooperation in human resource and scientific development, Oxford Movement Disorder Group, 2009 (International)
  • Neurosurgical Training, Department of Neurosurgery University of Cambridge-Addenbrookes NHS Trust, 2005 (International)
  • Academic/Technical Contribution
    (Activity),(Organisation),(Duration),(Role)
  • Ketua Pusat Penyelidikan Bagi Virtual Reality Centre, Virtual Reality Centre, 2013 - 2016 (Chairman)
  • PELANTIKAN SEBAGAI AHLI JAWATANKUA$A PENILAI PUSAT KEGEMERLANGAN(CoE) BERPOTENSI BAGI NEUROSAINS, UNIVERSITI SAINS MALAYSIA, JABATAN PENGAJIAN TINGGI (KPT), 2012 - 2014 (Technical Advisor)
  • AWARD AND STEWARDSHIP
    (Name of Award/Stewardship),(Awarding Institution),(Year Awarded),(Type of Award)
    • Doctor of Philosophy, University of Malaya, 2020 (EDUCATION)
    • Sir Charles Ballance Lectures, Society of British Neurosurgeons, 2014 (RESEARCH)
    • Surgical Heads, International Exposition of Research & Invention of Institutions of Higher Learning 2009 Pecipta, 2013 (RESEARCH)
    • Litchfield Lecturer, Surgical Grand Rounds, University of Oxford, University of Oxford, UK, 2011 (SERVICES)
    • MEDCOM Central, International Exposition of Research & Invention of Institutions of Higher Learning 2009 Pecipta, 2011 (RESEARCH)
    • Haemostatic Delivery System for Endoscopic Procedures, International Federation of Neurosurgical Endoscopist, 2010 (RESEARCH)
    • Rapid Manufacturing of Customized Cranioplasty Plates and Maxillofacial Reconstruction, Malaysia Technology Expo (MTE), 2010 (RESEARCH)
    • The Design, Development and Fabrication of Custom Made Reconstruction and Implants For Medical Application, International Invention, Innovation and Technology Exhibition (ITEX), 2009 (RESEARCH)
    • The Design, Development and Fabrication of Custom Made Reconstruction and Implants for Medical Application, Bio Malaysia, 2009 (RESEARCH)
    • Guided Expandable Neuroendoscopic Port (IGENP), Ekspo Penyelidikan dan Ciptaan Institusi Pengajian Tinggi Antarabangsa (PECIPTA), 2009 (RESEARCH)
    • Execellent Service Award, University of Malaya , Ministry of Education, 2005 (RESEARCH)
    • Computer Aided Cranio-Orbital Reconstruction, The International Exhibition of Invention, new Techniques and Products, Geneva Switzerland, 2005 (RESEARCH)
    • EXCELLENCE SERVICE AWARD, University of Malaya, 2004 (CERTIFICATE)
    • Best free paper- Use of Frame Based Stereotaxy (STX) with stereoplan assistance in biopsy of deep seated lessions at UMMC:Review of cases and complications, ASEAN Congress of Neurosurgeons and ACNS, AASNS ans WFNS, 2004 (RESEARCH)
    • Bronze Medal-Designing and Fabrication Maxillofacial Implants using CAD Models, University Malaya, 2004 (RESEARCH)
    • Excellent Service Award, General Hospital, KL, MOH, 1994 (SERVICES)
    • Top Candidate for FRCS(Edinburgh)Final examination, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, 1994 (EDUCATION)
    • Final MBBS- Silver Medal, King Edward the VII, College of Medicine, 1990 (OTHERS)
    • Final MBBS - Gold Medal(with distinction), University Malaya, 1990 (OTHERS)
    CONSULTANCY PROJECT
    (Project title),(Organisation),(Duration),(Role),(Level)
    • Neurosurgical Consultant, UMSC, 01/01/2002 to 01/01/2021 (National)
    • Medical Director, University Malaya Specialist Center, 01/10/2017 to 01/10/2020 (National)
    • Director, Centre for Biomedical and Technology Integration, 01/10/2010 to 01/10/2020 (National)
    • PELANTIKAN SEBAGAI AHLI JAWATANKUA$A PENILAI PUSAT KEGEMERLANGAN(CoE) BERPOTENSI BAGI NEUROSAINS,UNIVERSITI SAINS MALAYSIA, JABATAN PENGAJIAN TI NGGI (KPT), 01/11/2012 to 01/11/2014 (National)
    • Private Public Partnership for the development of the Centre for Image Guided and Minimally Invasive Therapy University Malaya, Private and Public Partnership, 01/11/2011 to 01/11/2020 (National)
    • National Specialist Registry Neurosurgical Accreditation Committee for Specialist and Sub-Speciality Registry , Neurosurgical Accreditation Committee for Specialist and Sub-Speciality Registry , 01/11/2009 to 01/11/2015 (National)
    PAPER PRESENTED
    (Title),(Event),(Date Presented),(Organiser),(Level)
    INVITED SPEAKER
  • 3D Modelling in Surgical Training, The 1st Sir Charles Balance Lecture, 17/09/2014 to 17/09/2014, The Society of British Neurological Surgeons (International)
  • Simulate Endoscopic Neurosurgical Procedures with 3D Printing Surgical Guides, Singapore Medical Association, 30/05/2014 to 30/05/2014, Singapore Medical Association (International)
  • 2nd Annual conference of Neurological Surgeons Society of India, 2nd Annual conference of Neurological Surgeons Society of India, 01/03/2013 to 03/03/2013, Neurological Surgeons Society of India (International)
  • Neurosurgical Lectures Neurosurgical Trauma, Neurosurgical Lectures Neurosurgical Trauma, 25/12/2012 to 25/12/2012, National University of Singapore (International)
  • Intellectual Property and Commercialisation of Health Innovations, Intellectual Property and Commercialisation of Health Innovations, 08/12/2012 to 08/12/2012, University of Malaya (National)
  • International Rhinology Innovative Symposium, International Rhinology Innovative Symposium, 16/08/2012 to 18/08/2012, Chinese University of Hong Kong (International)
  • Surgical Grand Rounds , Litchfield Lectureship, 25/03/2011 to 25/03/2011, University of Oxford, UK (International)
  • The Surgical Management of Parkinsons Disease, Asia Pacific Geriatric Conference , 07/04/2006 to 09/04/2009 (International)
  • Neurosurgical Training-the UM Perspective and The Surgical Management of Parkinsons Disease , The Annual Scientific Meeting, College of Surgeons, Academy of Medicine of Malaysia, 10/06/2005 to 12/06/2005 (National)
  • ICP in the Management of Head -Injured Patient , 11th Symposium on Shock and Critical Care, 13/08/2004 to 15/09/2004 (International)
  • ISCAT in the Practice of Aneurysmal Haemorrhages in M'sia, 11th Asian-Australasian Congress of Neurosurgical Surgery, 22/11/2003 to 26/11/2003 (International)
  • Intracranial Aneurysms: Surgical Management and Outcome Microsurgical Resection of Brain AVM's , Ist Endovascular and Interventional Neuroradiology, 22/05/2002 to 25/05/2002, Subang Jaya Medical Centre and College of Radiology and Malaysian Neuroscience Society (National)
  • PRESENTER
  • Innovating in Surgery in Malaysia, Inaugural Lecture, 26/02/2013 to 26/02/2013 (University)
  • OTHERS
  • Image Guided Neuroendoscopy in Paediatric Patients-the Malaysian Experience, Third World Conference of the International Study Group on Neuroendoscopy (ISGNE), 15/06/2005 to 18/06/2005 (International)
  • CT-guided Hook Wire Localisation for single Level Laminectomy., 12th ASEAN Association for Radiology Congress , 02/09/2004 to 04/09/2004, Malaysian Radiology Association  (International)
  • The selective use of the programmable valve in the management of difficult cases of hydrocephalus. , College of Surgeons of Malaysia Annual Meeting, Kota Kinabalu Malaysia, 01/12/2003 to 03/12/2003, College of Surgeons of Malaysia (National)
  • Central nervous system meliodisis:Three cases from the University of Malaya Medical Centre., 5th Biennial ASEAN Neurological Association (ASNA) and 25th Philipines Neurological Association (PNA)annual convention , 29/11/2003 to 02/12/2003, ASEAN Neurosurgical Association (ASNA) (International)