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PROF. DR. TAN CHONG TIN

Department of Medicine
Faculty of Medicine
 
  +603-79672967/2585
  +603-79494613
  cttan@um.edu.my
 Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, W.Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
 
ResearcherID Link
  http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-9904-2010

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification), (Institution).



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


  • ASEAN Neurological Association, Council Member, 2015, (International)
  • National Specialist Register (Neurology), Malaysia, Member, 2015, (National)
  • Neurological Sciences, Progress in Neurobiology, Member, 2015, (International)
  • Seizure, Singapore Medical Journal, Occasional Reviewer, 2015, (International)
  • Annals of Indian Academy of Neurology, Member, 2015, (National)
  • China Journal of Epilepsy, Member Of Local Council, 2015, (National)
  • Epidemiology and Infection, Occasional Reviewer, 2015, (National)
  • Hong Hong Medical Journal, Occasional Reviewer, 2015, (National)
  • JOURNAL OF THE NEUROLOGICAL SCIENCES, NEUROSURGERY, AND PSYCHIATRY, Occasional Reviewer, 2015, (National)
  • National Specialist Register (Neurology), Malaysia,, Member, 2015, (National)
  • Neurology and Clinical Neuroscience, Member Of Editorial Board, 2015, (National)
  • International League Against Epilepsy, Commission on Asian & Oceanian Affairs, Research Task Force,, Co-chair, 2015, (International)
  • Neurology Asia, Chief Editor, 2015, (International)
  • Chinese Journal of Neurology, Member Of Editorial Board, 2015, (National)
  • Epileptic Disorder, Member Of Editorial Board, 2015, (National)
  • Yongsei Medical Journal, Occasional Reviewer, 2015, (International)
  • , Medical Journal of Malaysia, Occasional Reviewer, 2015, (National)
  • Annals of Neurology, Occasional Reviewer, 2015, (National)
  • Epilepsy and Seizures, Member Of Editorial Board, 2015, (National)
  • Epilepsia, Occasional Reviewer, 2015, (National)
  • Journal of Clinical Neurosciences , Member Of The Editorial Board, 2015, (National)
  • Journal of Neurology, Occasional Reviewer, 2015, (National)
  • Journal of University Malaya Medical Centre, Occasional Reviewer, 2015, (National)
  • International League Against Epilepsy, Asian Epilepsy Academy, Member, 2015, (International)

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area).


  • Clinical Neurology


RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
(Publication).


Chapter in Book
Article in Academic Journals

2015
  • Kuok, S. S., Ramli, N., Tan, C. T., & Goh, K. J. (2015). Melkersson Rosenthal syndrome with involvement of masticatory muscles. Clinical neurology and neurosurgery, 130, 8-10. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Avoid haste in defining human muscular sarcocystosis Claire M. Italiano; Kum Thong Wong; Sazaly AbuBakar; Yee Ling Lau; Norlisah Ramli; Sharifah F. Syed Omar; Chong Tin Tan Clinical Infectious Diseases 2015 ;Volume: 60 Issue: 7 Pages: 1134-1134. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciu1163 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ramli N, Rahmat K, KS Lim, CT Tan .Neuroimaging in refractory epilepsy.Current practice and evolving trends. European Journal of Radiology, DOI 10.1016/j.ejrad.2015.03.024 (ISI-Indexed)
  • CY Tan, G Lingam, K Rahmat, S Abdullah, AH Tan, MLS Tai, N Ramli, WK Thong, CT Tan. Primary angiitis of the Central Nervous System with Myelopathy as Initial Clinical Presentation. Primary angiitis of the central nervous system with myelopathy as initial clinical presentation. Neurology Asia 2015; 20(1):79-84. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Suhailah Abdullah, Kheng Seang Lim, Hui Jan Tan, Won Fen Wong, and Chong Tin Tan. EEG is Sensitive in Early Diagnosis of Anti NMDAR Encephalitis and Useful in Monitoring Disease Progress. Neurology Asia 2015; 20(2):167-75 (ISI-Indexed)

2014
  • Italiano CM, Wong KT, AbuBakar S, Lau YL, Ramli N, Syed Omar SF, Tan CT.(2014). Avoid Haste in Defining Human Muscular Sarcocystosis.Clin Infect Dis. 60(7):1134 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Kuok SS, Ramli N, Tan CT, Goh KJ. Melkersson-Rosenthal syndrome with involvement of muscles of mastication. Clin Neurol Neurosurg 2014; 130(c):8-10. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Khaing M, Lim KS, Tan CT. Focal epilepsy recruiting a generalised network of juvenile myoclonic epilepsy, a case report. Epileptic Disorder 2014; 16(3):370-4. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Khor AHP, KS Lim, CT Tan, SM Wong, CC Ng. HLA-B*15:02 association with carbamazepine-induced Stevens-Johnson syndrome and toxic epidermal necrolysis among Indian population, a pooled-data analysis and meta-analysis. Epilepsia 2014; 55(11):e120-4. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Lau YL, Chang PY, Tan CT, Fong MY, Mahmud R, Wong KT. Sarcocystis Nesbitti infection in human skeletal muscle: Possible transmission from snakes. Am J Trop Med Hyg 2014;90(2):361-4. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Tan AH, Linn K, Mohd. Ramli N, Hlaing CS, Aye MMA, Sam IC, Ng CG, Goh KJ, Tan CT, Lim SY. Opsoclonus-myoclonus- ataxia syndrome associated with dengue virus infection. Parkinsonism & Related Disorders 2014;20:1309-10. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Lim KS, Tan CT. Epilepsy stigma in Asia, the meaning and impact of stigma. Neurology Asia 2014; 19(1):1-10. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Tai MLS, Rahmat K, Teoh KH, Karuppiah R, Mohd Nor H, Abu Bakar FK, Tan CT. Leptomeningeal glioblastoma multiforme presenting as cauda equine syndrome. Neurol Asia 2014; 19(2):227-230. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Tan AH, Mahadeva S, Thalha AM, Gibson PR, Kiew CK, Yeat CM, Ng SW, Ang SP, Chow SK, Tan CT, Yong HS, Marras C, Fox SH, Lim SY. Small intestinal bacterial overgrowth in Parkinson s disease. Parkinsonism & Related Disorder 2014; 20:535-40. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Tan CT. Commentary: ILAE definition of epilepsy. Epilepsia 2014;55(4):483-4. doi: 10.1111/epi.12575 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Goh KJ, Abdullah S, Wong WF, Yeap SF, Shahrizaila N, Tan CT. Cold allodynia as the presenting symptom in a case of acquired neuromyotonia (Isaacs syndrome) with multiple autoantibodies. Neurol Asia 2014; 19(4):409-12. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Bhalla D, Tchalla AE, Marin B, Ngoungou E, Tan CT, Preux PM. Epilpsy: Asia versus Africa. Epilepsia 2014; 55(9):1317-21 (ISI-Indexed)
  • 66. Gopalai AA, Lim SY, Chua JY, Tey S, Lim TT, Mohamed Ibrahim N, Tan AH, Eow GB, Abdul-Aziz Z, Puvanarajah S, Viswanathan S, Looi I, Lim SK, Tan LP, Chong YB, Tan CT, Zhao Y, Tan EK, Ahmad Annuar A. LRRK2 G2385R and R1628P mutations are associated with an increased risk of Parkinson s disease in the Malaysian population. Bio Med Research International 2014; 2014:Article ID 867321 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Italiano C, KT Wong, AbuBakar S, Lau YL, Ramli N, Syed Omar SF, Bador MK, Tan CT. Sarcocystis nesbitti causes acute, relapsing febrile myositis with a high attack rate: Description of a large outbreak of muscular sarcocystosis in Pangkor island, Malaysia, 2012. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2014; 8(5): e2876. doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0002876 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yeap LL, Lim KS, Lo YL, Abu Bakar MZ, Tan CT. Valproate- induced reversible sensorineural hearing loss, a case report with serial audiometry and pharmacokinetic modeling during a valproate rechallenge. Epileptic disorder 2014; 16(5):375-9 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Mei-Ling Sharon Tai, K Rahmat, KH Teoh, R Karuppiah, HM Nor, FKA Bakar, CT Tan Leptomeningeal glioblastoma multiforme presenting as cauda equina syndrome. Neurology Asia 2014;19(2):227-230 (ISI-Indexed)

2013
  • SMM Aye, KS Lim, NM Ramli and CT Tan. Periodic lateralized epileptiform discharges (PLEDs) in cerebral lupus correlated with white-matter lesions in brain MRI and reduced cerebral blood flow in SPECT. Lupus April 2013 vol. 22 no. 5 510-514 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Kheng Seang Lim, Su Woan Wo, Mee Hoo Wong, Chong Tin Tan. Impact of epilepsy on employment in Malaysia. Epilepsy Behav. 2013 Feb 13; 27(1):130-134. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Kheng Seang Lim, Monica Chen Mun Wo, Sherrini Ahmad Bazir Ahmad, Chong Tin Tan, Malaysian Society of Epilepsy research group. Only certain aspects of knowledge have impact on attitudes toward epilepsy. Neurology Asia 2013; 18(4) : 361 - 368 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Kheng Seang Lim, Wan Yuen Choo, Cathie Wu, Michael D Hills, Chong Tin Tan. Chinese Public Attitudes Toward Epilepsy (PATE) scale: translation and psychometric evaluation. Neurology Asia 2013; 18 (3):261-270 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Lim KS, Choo WY, Wu C, Tan CT. Malay public attitudes toward epilepsy (PATE) scale: translation and psychometric evaluation. Epilepsy Behav. 2013 Nov;29(2):395-9. doi: 10.1016/j.yebeh.2013.08.027. Epub 2013 Sep 30. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Kheng Seang Lim; Michael Hills; Wan Yuen Choo; Mee Hoo Wong; Cathie Wu; Chong Tin Tan. A web-based survey of attitudes toward epilepsy in secondary and tertiary students in Malaysia, using the Public Attitudes Toward Epilepsy (PATE) scale. Epilepsy & Behavior 2013; 26(2): 158-161. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Lim KS, Hills MD, Choo WY, Wong MH, Wu C, Tan CT. Attitudes toward epilepsy among the primary and secondary school teachers in Malaysia, using the public attitudes toward epilepsy (PATE) scale. Epilepsy Res. 2013 Oct;106(3):433-9. doi:10.1016/j.eplepsyres.2013.06.014. Epub 2013 Jul 23. (ISI-Indexed)

2012
  • Joo Siong Ho, Kartini Rahmat, Norlisah Ramli, Farhana Fadzli, *Heng Thay Chong, *Chong Tin Tan. Cerebral venous sinus thrombosis: Comparison of multidetector computed tomography venogram (MDCTV) and magnetic resonance venography (MRV) of various field strengths. Neurology Asia 2012; 17(4) : 281 � 291 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Lim KS, Wu C, Choo WY, Tan CT. Development and validation of a public attitudes toward epilepsy (PATE) scale. Epilepsy Behav. 2012 Jun;24(2):207-12. Epub 2012 May 6. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Lim KS, Wu C, Choo WY, Tan CT. Development and validation of a Public Attitudes Towards Epilepsy (PATE) scale. Epilepsy Behavior 2012;24:207-12. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Kheng Seang Lim, Shi Chuo Li, Josephine Casanova- Gutierrez, Chong Tin Tan. Name of epilepsy, does it matter? Neurology Asia 2012; 17(2):87¿91. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Abdullah S, Chang LY, Rahmat K, Goh KJ, Tan CT. 2002. Late-onset Nipah virus encephalitis 11 years after the initial outbreak: A case report. Neurology Asia 17 (1):71-4. (ISI-Indexed)

2011
  • Mei-Ling Sharon Tai, Tan CT, Ramli N, Begum RJ, Lim SY. Movement disorder in a patient with stroke. Journal of Clinical Neuroscience 2011;18(2);305.(ISI cited) (ISI-Indexed)
  • Chai CH, Lim SY, Abdul Kadir KA, Goh KJ, Tan CT. Karaoke, power failure and carbon monoxide poisoning. Neurology Asia 2011;16(3):255-257. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Haerian BS, Lim KS, Mohamed EHM, Tan HJ, Tan CT, Raymond AA, Wong CP, Wong SW, Mohamed Z. Lack of association of ABCB1 hapltypes on five loci with response to treatment in epilepsy. Seizures 2011; 20 (7):546-53. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Haerian BS, Roslan H, Raymond AA, Tan CT, Lim KS, Zulkifli SZ, Mohamed EHM, Tan HJ, Mohamed Z. Association of ABCB1 polymorphisms with response to sodium valproate treatment in Malaysian epilepsy patients. Epileptic Disorders 2011; 13(1):65-75 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Thumboo J, Seah A, Tan CT, Singhal BS, Ong B. Asian adaptation and validation of an English version of the Multiple Sclerosis International Quality of Life questionnaire (MusiQoL). Ann Acad Med Singapore 2011; 40(2):67 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Haerian BS, Lim KS, Mohamed EHM, Tan HJ, Tan CT, Raymond AA. Lack of association of ABCB1 and PXR polymorphisms with response to treatment in epilepsy. Seizure 2011; 20:387-394 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Abdullah S, Lim SY, Goh KJ, Lum LCS, Tan CT. 2011. Anti-N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor (NMDAR) encephalitis: A series of ten cases from a university hospital in Malaysia. Neurology Asia 16(3):241-246. (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Shahizon Azura Mohamed Mukari, Norlisah Ramli, Sharifah Aishah Al-Edrus,Mazin Noordin, Kartini Rahmat, Lai-Meng Looi, Dharmendra Ganesan, Gin-Gin Gan, Chong-Tin Tan. Central nervous system intravascular lymphoma in a Malaysian.Neurology Asia 2011; 16(1) : 93 95 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Tan KS, Tan CT. Ischaemic stroke in young Asian women: inadequate investigations and geographical bias. Cerebrovasc Dis 2011;31(4):416, E Pub 2011 Feb 22 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Abdullah S, Lim SY, Goh KJ, Lum LCS, Tan CT. Anti-N- methyl-D-aspartate receptor (NMDAR) encephalitis: A series of ten cases from a university hospital in Malaysia. Neurology Asia 2011;16(3):241-246. (ISI-Indexed)

2010
  • N Shahrizaila, N Ramli, CT Tan.Tolosa-Hunt syndrome following recurrent facial palsies. Neurology Asia 2010; 15(1) : 97 99 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Haerian BS, Roslan H, Raymond AA, Tan CT, Zulkifli SZ, Lim KS, Mohamed EM, Tan HJ, Mohamed Z. ABCB1 C3435T polymorphism and the risk of resistance to antiepileptic drugs in epilepsy: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Seizures: European Journal of Epilepsy 2010; 19(6):339-346 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Chew KS, Oon LK, Lee RA, Lim KS, Tan CT. Withdrawal response in healthy adults. Neurol Asia 2010; 15(2): 159-65. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Tan KS, Tan CT, Churilov L, Mackay M, Donnan GA. Risk factors and aetiology of cerebral infarction in young adults: A comparative study between Malaysia and Australia. International J Stroke 2010; 5 (5):428-30. (ISI-Indexed)
  • K Rahmat, S Kaur, N Ramli, PA Chandran, KT Wong, S Abdullah, S Faridah, D Ganesan, CT Tan. Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy limited to the posterior fossa. Neurology Asia. Dec 2010 (ISI-Indexed)

2009
  • Haerian BS, Roslan H, Raymond AA, Tan CT, Lim KS, Zulkifli SZ, Mohamed EHM, Tan HJ, Mohamed Z. Association of ABCB1 gene polymorphisms and their haplotypes with response to antiepileptic drugs: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Pharmacogenomics 2011;12(5):713-25. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Tan CT, Avanzini G. Ethical issues related to epilepsy care in the developing world. Epilepsia 2009; 50 (5):975-7. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Haerian, BS, Mohamed Z, Mohamed EHM, Lim KS, Tan HJ, Tan CT, Raymond AA. Role of ABCB1 C3435T variant in response to antiepileptic drugs in epilepsy: A review. Med & Health 2009; 4(2): 64-74 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Goh KJ, Ng CW, Letchumy RP, Mohd Azly Y, Tan CT. Persistent effect on neuromuscular transmission in patients with primary hemifacial spasm treated with repeated botulinum toxin injections. Neurology Asia 2009;14(2): 115-9 (ISI-Indexed)
  • NG, C. W., CHOO, W. Y., CHONG, H. T., DAHLUI, M., GOH, K. J. & TAN, C. T. 2009. Long-term socioeconomic impact of the Nipah Virus encephalitis outbreak in Bukit Pelanduk, Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia: A mixed methods approach. Neurol Asia, 14, 101-7. (ISI-Indexed)

2008
  • Tan, C.T., & Chua, K.B. Nipah virus encephalitis. Current Infectious Disease Reports 2008; 10(4):315-20. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Chong HT, Jahangir Hossain, Tan CT. Difference in epidemiologic and clinical features of Nipah virus encephalitis between the Malaysian and Bangladesh outbreaks. Neurology Asia 2008; 13:23-6. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Misra UK, Tan CT, Kalita J. Viral encephalitis and epilepsy. Epilepsia 2008; 49 (Suppl. 6):13-18. (ISI-Indexed)

2007
  • Mac TL, Tran DS, Quet F, Odermatt P, Preux PM, Tan CT. Epidemiology, aetiology, and clinical management of epilepsy in Asia: a systematic review. Lancet Neurology 2007; 6: 533-43. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Chong HT, Kermode AG, Tan CT. The role of anti- aquaporin-4 antibody in Asian patients with multiple sclerosis: Confusions and controversies. Neurol Asia 2007; 12: 135-9 
  • Sejvar JJ, Hossain J, Kama Saha S, Gurley ES, Banu S, Hamadani JD, Abdul Faiz M, Siddiqui FM, Deen Mohammad Q, Mollah AH, Uddin R, Alam R, Rahman R, Tan CT, Bellini W, Rota P, Breiman RF, Luby SP. Long-term neurological and functional outcome in Nipah virus encephalitis. Annals Neurol 2007; 62: 235-42. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Lim SH, Tan CT. Training and certification of neurologists in South East Asia. Neurology Asia 2007; 12: 47-52. 

2006
  • Tan CT. Neurology in Asia is different. Practical Neurology 2006; 6: 140-2. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Chong HT, Ramli N, Lee KH, Kim BJ, Ursekar M, Dayananda K, Singhal BS, Chong J, Chan LL, Ong BKS, Chawalparit O, Prayoonwiwat N, Chang FC, Tsai CP, Tang KW, Li PCK, Tan CT. Low sensitivity of McDonald MRI criteria in the diagnosis of multiple sclerosis among Asians. Neurology Asia 2006; 11: 129-33. 
  • Chong HT, Li PCK Li, Singhal BJ, Kira J, Saida T, Kim BJ, Lee KH, Ong BKC, Tsai CP, Prayoonwiwat N, Tan CT. Proposed modifications to McDonald diagnostic criteria for Asians with multiple sclerosis. Neurology Asia 2006; 11: 87-90 

2004
  • Ramasundrum V, Tan CT. Consanguinity and risk of epilepsy. Neurology Asia 2004; 9 (Suppl 1): 10 
  • Goh KJ, Ma WT, Ali Mohd M, Tan CT. Case report of covert use of Phenobarbital in patients taking Diankexing and Diankening, traditional herbal medicine for epilepsy. Neurology Asia 2004; 9: 55-7. 
  • Chong HT, Ramli N, Lee KH, Singhal BS, J Chong, Chan LL, Chawalparit O, Prayoonwiwat N, Tsai CP, Tang KW, Li PCK, Tan CT. Magnetic resonance imaging of Asians with multiple sclerosis was similar to that of the West. Neruol Asia 2004; 9: 47-53 

2003
  • Tan CT, Wong KT. The Nipah encephalitis outbreak in Malaysia. Annals Academy of Medicine Singapore 2003;32:112-7 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Chong HT, Tan CT. Relapsed and late-onset Nipah encephalitis, a report of 3 cases. Neurological Journal of Southeast Asia 2003;8:109-12 
  • Tan CT. Asian Neurology as a discipline of study. Neurological Journal of Southeast Asia 2003;8:77-80 
  • Chong HT, Tan CT, Goh KJ, Lam SK, Chua KB. The risk of human Nipah virus infection directly from bats (Ptoropus hypomelanus) is low. Neurological Journal of Southeast Asia 2003;8:31-4 

2002
  • Chew NK, Tan CT, Goh KJ. Idiopathic paroxysmal kinesiogenic choreoathetosis: precipitation of attacks by vestibular stimulation. Journal of Clinical Neurosciences 2002;9:604-5 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Tan CT, Goh KJ, Wong KT, Ahmad Sarji S, Chua KB, Chew NK, Murugasu P, Loh YL, Chong HT, Tan KS, Thayaparan T, Kumar S, Jusoh MR. Relasped and late-onset encephalitis. Annals of Neurology 2002;51: 703-8 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ramasundrum V, Tan CT. Absence of hot water epilepsy among Indian epilepsy patients in Malaysia. Neurological Journal of Southeast Asia 2002;7:89-91 
  • Chong HT, Li PCK, Ong B, Lee KH, Tsai CP, Singhal BS, Prayoorwiwat N, Tan CT. Severe spinal cord involvement is a universal feature of Asians with multiple sclerosis. Neurological Journal of Southeast Asia 2002;7:35-40 
  • Wong KT, Shieh WJ, Kumar S, Norain K, Abdullah W, Guarner J, Goldsmith CS, Chua KB, Lam SK, Tan CT, et al. Nipah virus infection: Pathology and pathogenesis of an emerging paramyxoviral zoonosis. American Journal of Pathology 2002;161:2153-67 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Koh CW, Tan LP, Tan CT. A community based intercultural study on precipitating factors of headache. Neurological Journal of Southeast Asia 2002;7:19-24 

2001
  • Chew NK, Sim BF, Tan CT, Goh KJ, Ramli N, Umapathi P. Delayed post-radiation bulbar palsy in nasopharyngeal carcinoma. Neurology 2001;57:529-31 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Chong HT, Kamarulzaman A, Tan CT, Goh KJ, Thayaparan T, Kunjapan SR, Chew NK, Chua KB, Lam SK. Treatment of Nipah encephalitis with Ribavarin. Annals of Neurology 2001;49:810-3 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Tan CT, Tan KS. Nosocromial transmissibility of Nipah virus (Correspondence). Journal of Infectious Diseases 2001;184:1367 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Chong HT, Tan CT, Goh KJ, Chew NK, Kunjapan SR, Pethaurumam V, Thayaparan T. Occupational exposure, age, diabetes mellitus and outcome of acute Nipah encephalitis. Neurological Journal of Southeast Asia 2001;6:7-11 
  • Chong HT, Tan CT, Karim N, Wong KT, Kumar S, Abdullah W, Chua KB, Lam SK, Goh KJ, Chew NK, Petharunam V, Kunjapan SR, Thayaparan T. Outbreak of Nipah encephalitis among pig-farm workers in Malaysia in 1998/1999: Was there any role for Japanese encephalitis? Neurological Journal of Southeast Asia 2001;6:129-34 
  • Chua KB, Lam SK, Goh KJ, Hooi PS, Ksiazek TG, Kamarulzaman A, Olson J, Tan CT. The presence of Nipah virus in respiratory secretions and urine of patients during an outbreak of Nipah virus encephalitis. Journal of Infection 2001;42:40-3 (ISI-Indexed)

2000
  • KS Tan, S Ahmad Sarji, CT Tan, BJJ Abdullah, HT Chong,T Thayaparan, CN Koh. Patients with asymptomatic Nipah virus infection may have abnormal cerebral MR imaging. Neurol J Southeast Asia 2000;5:69-73. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Goh KJ, Tan CT, Chew NK, PSK Tan, Kamarulzaman A, Ahmad Sarji S, Wong KT, Abdullah BSJ, Chua KB, Lam SK. Clinical features of Nipah virus encephalitis among pig farmers in Malaysia. New England Journal of Medicine 2000; 342:1229-35 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Soo MPK, Chow SK, Tan CT, Nadior N, Hoh HB. The spectrum of ocular involvement in patients with SLE without ocular symptoms. Lupus 2000; 9:511-4 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Chua KB, Lam SK, Tan CT, Hooi PS, Goh KJ, Chew NK, Tan KS, Kamarulzaman A, Wong KT. High Mortality in Nipah encephalitis is associated with presence of virus in cerebrospinal fluid. Annals of Neurology 2000;48:802- 05 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ho JSF, Tan CT. Visual function among multiple sclerosis patients in Malaysia. Neurological Journal of Southeast Asia 2000;5:35-40 
  • Ramasundrum V, Mohd Hussin ZA, Tan CT. Public awareness, attitudes and understanding towards epilepsy in Kelantan, Malaysia. Neurological Journal of Southeast Asia 2000;5:55-60 
  • Chong HT, Kunjapan SR, Thayaparan T, Tong JMG, Petharunam V, Jusoh MR, Tan CT. Nipah encephalitis outbreak in patients from Seremban. Neurol J Southeast Asia 2000;5:61-7 
  • Tan KS, Sarji SA, Tan CT, Abdullah BJJ, Chong HT, Thayaparan T, Koh CN. Patients with asymptomatic Nipah virus infection may have abnormal MR imaging. Neurological Journal of Southeast Asia 2000;5:69-73 
  • Ahmad Sarji S, Abdullah BJJ, Goh KJ, Tan CT, Wong KT. MR Imaging features of Nipah encephalitis. Am J Roentgenol 2000;175:437-42 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ramasundrum V, Tan CT, Chua KB, Chong HT, Goh KJ, Chew NK, Tan KS, Thayaparan T, Sree Raman K, Petharunam V, Loh YL, Ksiazek TG, Lam SK. Kinetics of IgM and IgG seroconversions in Nipah infection. Neurological Journal of Southeast Asia 2000;5:23-8 

1999
  • Chua KB, Goh KJ, Wong KT, Kamarulzaman A, Tan PSK, Ksiazek TG, Zaki SR, Paul G, Lam SK, Tan CT. Fatal encephalitis due to a new paramyxovirus among pig- farmers in Malaysia. Lancet 1999; 354: 1256-9 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Tan KS, Tan CT, Goh KJ. Epidemiological aspects of Nipah virus infection. Neurological Journal of Southeast Asia 1999;4:77-81 
  • Tan CT, Chong HT. Devic s disease and multiple sclerosis in Asia. Neurological Journal of Southeast Asia 1999; 4: 57-9 
  • Chew NK, Goh KJ, Tan CT, Ahmad Sarji S, Wong KT. Electroencephalography in Nipah encephalitis. Neurological Journal of Southeast Asia 1999; 4: 45-51 
Proceeding
Article in Non-Refereed Journals

2014
  • Bazir Ahmad S, Tan CT. Nipah encephalitis – An update. Med J Malaysia 2014; 69 (Suppl A):103-11. 

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


  • Prevalence Study of Epilepsy in Malaysia, Consultant, 2018 - 2020, Private Funding, (National)
  • Study of Outcomes of the Pharmacotherapy of Epilepsy in Asia (SOPHIE-A), Consultant, 2016 - 2018, Bantuan Kecil Penyelidikan (BKP), (National)
  • Psychosocial Impacts of Epilepsy in Malaysia, extension, Co-Investigator, 2014 - 2015, NONE, (National)
  • Cerebral Autosomal Dominant Arteriopathy With Subcortical Infarcts And Leukoencephalopathy (cadasil) Study In Malaysia, Consultant, 2013 - 2015, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG) - HTM (Wellness), (University)
  • Clinical and Immunological factors in severe cutaneous adverse reaction, Co-Investigator, 2012 - 2016, NONE, (University)
  • Determination of the pharmacokinetic profile of valproic acid in patients receiving high flux haemodialysis treatment using a modeling and simulation approach, Co-Investigator, 2011 - 2013, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), (National)
  • Alexithymia in conversion disorder, Co-Investigator, 2011 - 2014, NONE, (National)
  • The determination of the population pharmacokinetic profile of levetiracetam using a modeling and simulation approach, Co-Investigator, 2011 - 2014, High Impact Research (HIR), (National)
  • Social stigma in epilepsy (a sub-project of Clinical Neurology: Pathogenesis of central nervous system disorders and neurotherapeutics), Co-Investigator, 2011 - 2014, High Impact Research (HIR), (National)
  • 9.A 14-Month Open Label Extension Phase of the Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Dose-Escalation, Parallel-Group Studies to Evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of E2007 (perampanel) Given as Adjunctive Therapy in Subjects with Refractory Partial Seizures, Co-Investigator, 2009 - 2011, Eisai Limited, (International)
  • Asian neurology
  • Psychosocial aspects of epilepsy
  • Central nervous system infections; Nipah encephalitis, cryptococcal meningitis
  • Asian multiple sclerosis

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


  • Certificate of Excellent Service, University Malaya, 2015, (University)
  • Merdeka Award for Health, Science, and Technology: as Leader of The Nipah Encephalitis Investigating Team, University of Malaya, Petronas, Exxonmobil and Shell, 2008, (National)
  • Certificate of Excellent Service, University Malaya, 2006, (University)
  • Mahathir Science Award: as Leader of The Nipah Encephalitis Investigating Team, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Academy of Science Malaysia, 2006, (International)
  • Certificate of Excellent Service, University Malaya, 2005, (University)
  • Ambassador for Epilepsy: in Recognition of Outstanding Personal Contribution to International Activities Advancing The Cause of Epilepsy, International League Against Epilepsy and International Bureau of Epilepsy, 2005, (International)

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


  • Malaysia Bible Seminary, Council Chairman, (Community), 01/01/2016 until 31/12/2016