Curriculum Vitae

PERSONAL DETAILS
ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role),(Level),(Duration)
  • Medical Director, National, 15/09/2021 to present
  • Medical director, National, 15/09/2021 to present
  • Head of Unit, Faculty, 11/01/2021 to present
  • Chairman, University Malaya, 01/08/2019 to 31/07/2021
  • Chairman, National, 01/05/2018 to 31/12/2020
  • Technical Advisory Committee, Center For Image Guidance and Minimally Invasive Therapy (CIGMIT), University Malaya, 01/08/2017 to 31/08/2019
  • Organizing Chair of World Federation of Neurosurgical Societies (WFNS) for 6th International Symposia 2018, International, 15/08/2018 to 19/08/2018
  • Coordinatoor for Neuro-oncology Multi-Disciplinary Team (MDT), University Malaya, 01/03/2015 to 30/06/2018
  • Organising Co-Chairman of 1st MyNeuro Combined Neurology-Neurosurgery Congress (MyNeuro 2017), International, 11/08/2017 to 13/08/2017
  • Organising Vice Chairman of Neuro-Spine Congress 2016, International, 06/10/2016 to 08/10/2016
  • Training Director of Subspeciality of Neurosurgery , Faculty, 01/06/2010 to 31/12/2015
  • Coordinator for Phase 11 MBBS Teaching (Surgery), Faculty, 01/03/2011 to 31/10/2013
  • Admin for UM Basic Neuronavigation Workshop, National, 04/10/2012 to 04/10/2012
  • Organizing Committee Chairman-The Worl Federation of Neurosurgical Societies Teaching Course, International, 04/06/2004 to 06/06/2004
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification),(Field),(Institution),(Year)
  • FRCS (UK), NEUROSURGERY, LONDON HOSPITAL MEDICINE COLLEGE, UK
  • FRCS(EDINBURGH), SURGERY, ROYAL COLLEGE OF SURGEONS, EDINBURGH
  • MBBS(INDIA), PERUBATAN DAN PEMBEDAHAN, KASTURBA MEDICAL COLLEGE, INDIA
MEMBERSHIPS
(Organisation),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
  • Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, Fellow, 2021 to present (International)
  • Intercollegiate Society Board (Neurosurgery), UK Fellow, Fellow, Since 2009 (International)
  • Malaysian Society of Neurosciences, Life Member, Since 2004 (National)
  • Neurosurgical Association of Malaysia , Life Member, Since 2008 (National)
  • Neurosurgical Association of Malaysia, Life Member, Since 2017 (National)
  • Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, Fellow, Since 2002 (International)
  • ACNS, Executive Council Member, 2019 to 2021 (University)
  • Wordl Federatuon of Neurosurgery (WFNS), 2nd Vice President, 2019 to 2021 (International)
  • National Specialist Registrar, Chairman, 2019 to 2021 (National)
  • Neurosurgical Association of Malaysia (NAM), Academic Advisor, 2019 to 2021 (National)
  • Asian Congress of Neurological Surgeons (ACNS), Board Member, 2018 to 2020 (International)
  • Chapter of Neurosurgeons, Chairman, 2019 to 2020 (National)
  • Asian Congress of Neurological Eurgeons, Board Member, 2019 to 2020 (International)
  • World Federation of Neurosurgical Societies (WFNS), Board of Committee, 2017 to 2019 (International)
  • Neurosurgical Association of Malaysia, President/ Chief, 2017 to 2019 (National)
  • National Specialist Register-Specialist Subcommittee , Advisor and Member, 2016 to 2019 (National)
  • Neurosurgical Association of Malaysia, 1st Vice President, 2015 to 2017 (National)
  • British Radiosurgery Society, Member, Since 2017 (International)
SPECIALIZATION
(Area)
Area of Expertise
  • Clinical Translation (Biomaterials)
  • CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM (Medico-legal and personal accident claims)
  • Neurosurgery (Neuro-oncology, radiosurgeery, complex spine surgery)
  • TEACHING
    (Course Title),(Level of Study),(Institution),(Academic Session)
    Teaching
  • DXED3102 - HUMAN DISEASE, Bachelor/First Degree, University of Malaya (UM) (2009 - 1)
  • DXED3102 - HUMAN DISEASE, Bachelor/First Degree, University of Malaya (UM) (2011 - 2)
  • Masters Surgery Neurosurgical teaching , Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2010/2011 - )
  • DXED3102 - HUMAN DISEASE, Bachelor/First Degree, University of Malaya (UM) (2011 - 1)
  • DXED3102 - HUMAN DISEASE, Bachelor/First Degree, University of Malaya (UM) (2012 - 1)
  • DXED3102 - HUMAN DISEASE, Bachelor/First Degree, University of Malaya (UM) (2013 - 2)
  • MS - Master of Surgery, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2016/2017 - )
  • UMMP - MBBS, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2016/2017 - )
  • Teaching Activity
  • NA - ADVANCE NEURO YEAR 2, Master, University Malaya (2021)
  • NA - UMMP PHASE 3.2, Bachelor/First Degree, University Malaya (2021)
  • NA - ADVANCE NEURO YR 2, Master, University Malaya (2021)
  • MSA17010 - NEUROCRITICAL CARE, Master, University Malaya (2021)
  • NA - BASIC CLINICAL TRAINING 1, Master, University Malaya (2021)
  • NA - BASIC CLINICAL TRAINING 2, Master, University Malaya (2021)
  • MSA17100 - BASIC NEURO, Master, University Malaya (2021)
  • MSA17230 - PART I EXAMINATION, Master, University Malaya (2021)
  • MSA17009 - NEUROLOGY, Master, University Malaya (2021)
  • NA - RESEARCH REPORT, Master, University Malaya (2021)
  • NA - UMMP PHASE 2 NEUROSCIENCE BLOCK, Bachelor/First Degree, University Malaya (2021)
  • NA - UMMP PHASE 3.1 GENERAL SURGERY, Bachelor/First Degree, University Malaya (2021)
  • PUBLICATIONS
    (Title of publication in APA style)
    WoS
    2021
    • Goh, K. W., Wong, Y. H., Ramesh, S., Chandran, H., Krishnasamy, S., Sidhu, A., & Teng, W. D. (2021). Effect of pH on the properties of eggshell-derived hydroxyapatite bioceramic synthesized by wet chemical method assisted by microwave irradiation. Ceramics International, 47(7), 8879-8887. doi: 10.1016/j.ceramint.2020.12.009
    2020
    • Mardziah, C. M., Ramesh, S., Wahid, M. F. A., Chandran, H., Sidhu, A., Krishnasamy, S., Purbolaksono, J. (2020). Effect of zinc ions on the structural characteristics of hydroxyapatite bioceramics. Ceramics International, 46(9), 8. doi: 10.1016/j.ceramint.2020.02.192
    Refereed Journals
    2020
    • Seow, P., Narayanan, V., Romelean, R. J., Wong, J. H. D., Win, M. T., Chandran, H., ... & Ramli, N. (2020). Lipid fraction derived from MRI in-and opposed-phase sequence as a novel biomarker for predicting survival outcome of glioma. Academic radiology, 27(2), 180-187. (WoS)
    • Mardziah, C. M., Ramesh, S., Wahid, M. A., Chandran, H., Sidhu, A., Krishnasamy, S., & Purbolaksono, J. (2020). Effect of zinc ions on the structural characteristics of hydroxyapatite bioceramics. Ceramics International. (WoS)
    • Effect of pH on the properties of eggshell-derived hydroxyapatite bioceramic synthesized by wet chemical method assisted by microwave irradiation Kian Wei Goh a, Yew Hoong Wong a,*, S. Ramesh a,b,**, Hari Chandran c, S. Krishnasamy d, S. Ramesh e, Amritpal Sidhu c, W.D. Teng f
    • Mardziah, CM; Ramesh, S; Wahid, MFA; Chandran, H; Sidhu, A; Krishnasamy, S; Purbolaksono, J 2020. Effect of zinc ions on the structural characteristics of hydroxyapatite bioceramics. CERAMICS INTERNATIONAL (WoS)
    • Seow, P; Narayanan, V; Romelean, RJ; Wong, JHD; Win, MT; Chandran, H; Chinna, K; Rahmat, K; Ramli, N 2020. Lipid Fraction Derived From MRI In- and Opposed-Phase Sequence as a Novel Biomarker for Predicting Survival Outcome of Glioma. ACADEMIC RADIOLOGY (WoS)
    • Safarzadeh, M; Ramesh, S; Tan, CY; Chandran, H; Ching, YC; Noor, AFM; Krishnasamy, S; Teng, WD 2020. Sintering behaviour of carbonated hydroxyapatite prepared at different carbonate and phosphate ratios. BOLETIN DE LA SOCIEDAD ESPANOLA DE CERAMICA Y VIDRIO (WoS)
    • An Usual Presentation of Ruptured Anterior Communicating Artery Aneurysm With Acute Subdural Hemorrhage and The Technical Considerations in Deciding Optimal Management (WoS)
    • The utility of Intraoperative CT Scan and Spine Navigation in Anterior Cervical Micro Discectomy - The Benefits and Drawbacks (WoS)
    2019
    • Safarzadeh, M; Ramesh, S; Tan, CY; Chandran, H; Noor, AFM; Krishnasamy, S; Alengaram, UJ; Ramesh, S 2019. Effect of multi-ions doping on the properties of carbonated hydroxyapatite bioceramic. CERAMICS INTERNATIONAL (WoS)
    • Seow, P., Narayanan, V., Romelean, R. J., Wong, J. H. D., Win, M. T., Chandran, H., ... & Ramli, N. (2019). Lipid Fraction Derived From MRI In-and Opposed-Phase Sequence as a Novel Biomarker for Predicting Survival Outcome of Glioma. Academic radiology. (WoS)
    • Qaid, T. H., Ramesh, S., Yusof, F., Basirun, W. J., Ching, Y. C., Chandran, H., & Krishnasamy, S. (2019). Micro-arc oxidation of bioceramic coatings containing eggshell-derived hydroxyapatite on titanium substrate. Ceramics International. (WoS)
    • Qaid, TH; Ramesh, S; Yusof, F; Basirun, WJ; Ching, YC; Chandran, H; Ramesh, S; Krishnasamy, S 2019. Micro-arc oxidation of bioceramic coatings containing eggshell-derived hydroxyapatite on titanium substrate. CERAMICS INTERNATIONAL.  (Tier 1, Impact Factor = 3.057) (WoS)
    • Marjan Safarzadeh , S. Ramesh, C.Y. Tana, Hari Chandran, Ahmad Fauzi Mohd Noor, S. Krishnasamy, U. Johnson Alengaram, S. Ramesh, Effect of multi-ions doping on the properties of carbonated hydroxyapatite bioceramic , Ceramics International 45 (2019) 3473 3477 (WoS)
    • Safarzadeh M., Ramesh S., Tan C.Y., Chandran H., Noor A.F.M., Krishnasamy S., Alengaram U.J. 2019. Effect of multi-ions doping on the properties of carbonated hydroxyapatite bioceramic. Ceramics International (SCOPUS)
    2018
    • Adeleke, SA; Ramesh, S; Bushroa, AR; Ching, YC; Sopyan, I; Maleque, MA; Krishnasamy, S; Chandran, H; Misran, H; Sutharsini, U 2018. The properties of hydroxyapatite ceramic coatings produced by plasma electrolytic oxidation. CERAMICS INTERNATIONAL (WoS)
    • The properties of hydroxyapatite ceramic coatings produced by plasma electrolytic oxidation. S.A. Adeleke, S. Ramesh, A.R. Bushroa, Y.C. Ching, I. Sopyan, M.A. Maleque, S. Krishnasamy, Hari Chandran, H. Misran, U. Sutharsini. Ceramics International, 44, 1802-1811 (2018) (ISI/WoS Publication). (WoS)
    • Characterization of biogenic hydroxyapatite derived from animal bones for biomedical applications, S. Ramesh, Z.Z. Loo, C.Y. Tan, W.J. Kelvin Chew, Y.C. Ching, F. Tarlochan, Hari Chandran, S. Krishnasamy, L.T. Bang, Ahmed A.D. Sarhan. Ceramics International, 44, 10525-10530 (2018). (WoS)
    2017
    • Journal of Ceramic Processing Research. Vol. 18, No. 1, pp. 69~72 (2017) Thermal phase stability and properties of hydroxyapatite derived from bio-waste eggshells.M. Amiri Roudana, S. Ramesha,*, A. Niakanb, Y.H. Wonga, M. Akhtari Zavareha, Hari Chandranc, W.D. Tengd, N. Lwine and U. Sutharsinif (WoS)
    • U. Sutharsini, M. Thanihaichelvan, C.H. Ting, S. Ramesh, C.Y. Tan, Hari Chandran, Ahmed A.D. Sarhan, S. Ramesh, I. Urri s, "Effect of two-step sintering on the hydrothermal ageing resistance of tetragonal zirconia polycrystals", Ceramics International 43 (2017) 7594-7599. (WoS)
    • I. Sopyan, E. Pusparini, S. Ramesh, C.Y. Tan, Y.C. Ching, Y.H. Wong, N.I. Zainal Abidin, Hari Chandran, S. Ramesh, L.T. Bang. 2017. Influence of sodium on the properties of sol-gel derived hydroxyapatite powder and porous scaffolds. Ceramics International, 43, 12263-12269. (WoS)
    2016
    • Basauhra Singh, H.K., Chong,M.C., Thambinayagam,H.C., Zakaria,M.I., Cheng,S.T., Tang,L.Y. & Azahar,N.H. (2016). Assessing nurses knowledge of Glasgow Coma Scale in Emergency and Outpatient Department. Nursing Research and Practice. Volume 2016, Article ID 8056350, 5 pages (WoS)
    • Electroacupuncture-Assisted Craniotomy on an Awake Patient (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • Ramesh, S, Natasha, A.N., Tan, C.Y.Tan, Bang, L.T., Ramesh, S. Ching, Y.C. Hari Chandran 2016. Direct conversion of eggshell to hydroxyapatite ceramic by a sintering method. Ceramics International 42:7824 7829. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • Harvinderjit Kaur a/p Basauhra Singh, Mei Chan Chong, Hari Chandran a/l Thambinayagam, Mohd Idzwan bin Zakaria, Siew Ting Cheng, Li Yoong Tang, and Nurul Hafizan Azahar (2016). Assessing Nurses Knowledge of Glasgow Coma Scale in Emergency and Outpatient Department. Nursing Research and Practice. (WoS)
    • Effects of Sintering on the Mechanical and Ionic Properties of Ceria-Doped Scandia Stabilized Zirconia Ceramic, Ceramics International, 42(13), 2016, pp 14469-14474 (WoS)
    • S. Ramesh, C.K.L. Jeffrey, C.Y. Tan, Y.H. Wong, P. Ganesan, S. Ramesh, M.G. Kutty, Hari Chandran, P. Devaraj. 2016. Sintering behaviour and properties of magnesium orthosilicate-hydroxyapatite ceramic. Ceramics International. (WoS)
    2015
    • Effect of annealing treatment on the characteristics of bovine bone. A. Niakan, S. Ramesh, C.Y. Tan, J. Purbolaksono, Hari Chandran and W.D. Teng. Journal of Ceramic Processing Research, 16 [2] 223- 226 (2015) (ISI/WoS Publication). (WoS)
    • Characteristics and properties of hydoxyapatite derived by sol gel and wet chemical precipitation methods. S. Ramesh, A.N. Natasha, C.Y. Tan, L.T. Bang, A. Niakan, J. Purbolaksono, Hari Chandran, C.Y. Ching, S. Ramesh, W.D. Teng. Ceramics International, 41, 10434- 10441 (2015) (ISI/WoS Publication). (WoS)
    • L.T. Bang, S. Ramesh, J. Purbolaksono, Y.C. Ching, B.D. Long, Hari Chandran, S. Ramesh, R. Othman, Effects of silicate and carbonate substitution on the properties of hydroxyapatite prepared by aqueous co- precipitation method, Materials and Design 87 (2015) 788 796 (WoS)
    • Sien Hui TanDharmendra GanesanWan Z. A. RusydiHari ChandranNarayanan Prepageran (2015). Combined endoscopic transnasal and transoral approach for extensive upper cervical osteoradionecrosis. Eur Spine J (2015) 24:2776 2780. (WoS)
    • Development of a bone substitute material based on alpha-tricalcium phosphate scaffold coated with carbonate apatite/poly-epsilon- caprolactone. L.T. Bang, S. Ramesh, J. Purbolaksono, B.D. Long, Hari Chandran, S. Ramesh, R. Othman. Biomedical Materials, 10, 045011 (2015) (ISI/WoS Publication) (WoS)
    • Prognostic factors in patients with non-small cell lung carcinoma and brain metastases: a Malaysian perspective. Tang WH, Alip A, Saad M, Phua VC, Chandran H, Tan YH, Tan YY, Kua VF, Wahid MI, Tho LM. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2015;16(5):1901-6. (WoS)
    • Ramesh, S; Gan, CJ; Bang, LT; Niakan, A; Tan, CY; Purbolaksono, J; Chandran, H; Ramesh, S; Yap, BK ; Teng, WD (2015) Effects of two-step sintering on the properties of hydroxyapatite bioceramic. Journal of Ceramic Processing Research. Vol. 16, No. 6, pp. 683~689. (WoS)
    2014
    • 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)
    • Synthesis and sintering of hydroxyapatite derived from eggshells as a calcium precursor. P. Kamalanathan, S. Ramesh, L.T. Bang, A. Niakan, C.Y. Tan, J. Purbolaksono, Hari Chandran, W.D. Teng. Ceramics International, 40, 16349-16359 (2014) (ISI/WoS Publication) (WoS)
    • Sintering behaviour of natural porous hydroxyapatite derived from bovine bone. A. Niakan, S. Ramesh, P. Ganesan, C.Y. Tan, J. Purbolaksono, Hari Chandran, S. Ramesh, W.D. Teng. Ceramics International, 41, 3024- 3029 (2015) (ISI/WoS Publication) (WoS)
    • Teh, YC; Tan, CY; Ramesh, S; Purbolaksono, J; Tan, YM; Chandran, H; Teng, WD; Yap, BK (2014). Effect Of Calcination On The Sintering Behaviour Of Hydroxyapatite. CERAMICS-SILIKATY Vol 58, 320-325. (WoS)
    2013
    • Narverud, S. F., Ramli, N. B. M., Chandran, H., Ganesan, D. 2013. Calcified pseudomeningocele of the lumbar spine: a review. European Spine Journal.  (Tier 2, Impact Factor = 2.133) (WoS)
    • Pereira EAC, Chari A, Hempenstall J, Leach JCD, Chandran H, Cadoux-Hudson TAD (2013). Anterior cervical discectomy plus intervertebral polyetheretherketone cage fusion over three and four levels is safe and effective long-term. Journal of Clinical Neurosciences. Accepted (WoS)
    • Rathinam, AK; Balakrishnan, YK; Tung, TS; Menon, R; Chandran, H; Rahman, ZAA; Waran, V (2013). Method to Reproduce Physical and Virtual Biomodel of a Sphenoid Sinus and Nasal Passage Structures with a Sphenoid Tumour. UKSIM-AMSS SEVENTH EUROPEAN MODELLING SYMPOSIUM ON COMPUTER MODELLING AND SIMULATION. 148-151 (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
    • Vicknes Waran, P. Devaraj, T. Hari Chandran, K.A. Muthusamy. 2012 Three-dimensional anatomical accuracy of cranial models created by rapid 4 prototyping techniques validated using a neuronavigation station. Journal of Clinical Neuroscience 19: 574 577. (WoS)
    • Narverud, S. F., Ramli, N. B., Chandran, H., & Ganesan, D. (2013). Calcified pseudomeningocele of the lumbar spine: a review. European Spine Journal, 22(3), 443-449. (WoS)
    • Sharon Marie, Chandran Hari, Blackburn T.P.D. Gamma Knife Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Thalamic and Brainstem Cavernous Angiomas. Br Journal of Neurosurg 2012; 26(3):367-70 (WoS)
    • V Waran, Devaraj P, Alwin Kumar Rathinam, Yuwaraj Kumar Balakrishnan, Hari Chandran T,et al. 2012. The Utilisation of Cranial Models Created Utilising Rapid Prototyping Techniques in the Development of Models for Navigation Training- Journal of Neurological Surgery- Part A (WoS)
    • T K Guan, Devaraj P, H Chandran, K H Teoh, G Kumar, D Ganesan 2012. Infratentorial Benign Cystic Meningioma Mimicking A Hemangioblastoma Radiologically & A Pilocytic Astrocytoma Introperatively: A Case Report. Open Access Journal-submitted (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    • VicknesWaran, Roshni M, Devaraj P, Alwin Kumar Rathinam, Yuwaraj Kumar Balakrishnan,Tan Su Tung, Rajagopalan Raman, Narayanan P, Hari Chandran, Zainal Ariff Abdul Rahman-The creation and verification of cranial models using 3D rapid prototyping technology in field of trans-nasal sphenoid endoscopy. American J Allergy and Rhinology. In press 2012 (WoS/SCOPUS)
    2011
    • An association between cerebral aneurysm re-bleed and CT angiography--more than a coincidence? Hassan MF1, Mahmood S, Dhamija B, Chandran H, Whitfield PC, Adams W. (WoS)
    • Vicknes Waran, Kevin Sek, Bahuri NF, Narayanan P, Chandran Hari, 2011. A haemostatic agent delivery system for endoscopic neurosurgical procedures. J Min Invasive Neurosurgery. 54(5-6):279-81 (WoS)
    2010
    • Chandran Hari, Blackburn Thomas Philip David, Plowman P Nicholas. 2010.Gamma Knife Radiosurgery: A New Therapeutic Tool of Relevance to the Endocrinologist. Asia Pacific Journal of Endocrinology
    2009
    • Pereira EAC, Green AL, Chandran H, Joshi SM, Shlugman D, Cudlip SA.2009.Disseminated intravascular coagulation after mild head injury. Acta Neurochirurgica. 151(11):1521-1524 (WoS)
    2008
    • B.Dhamija, M.F. Hassan, H. Thambinayagam, A. Moore, W. Adams and D. Hilton. 2008. Intracranial Aspergillus Infection Associated with an Amyloid Tumor and Lymphoma.18:405 410, Skull Base (WoS)
    2007
    • T Hari Chandran, N.Prepageran, R Philip, K Gopala, AL mad Zubaidi, MA Jalaludin.2007.Delayed Spontaneous Traumatic Pneumocephalus. Medical Journal of Malaysia Vol 62:5 (SCOPUS)
    2005
    • Ramasundram, V; Krishanan, G ; Chandran, H (2005). Early post operative seizure in surgically resected benign meningioma. Journal Of The Neurological Sciences Vol 238 (WoS)
    Book
    2020
    • Chandran, H. (2020). Book Review: Cerebral Venous System in Acute and Chronic Brain Injuries.
    2009
    • Omkara Rubini Lingham, Hari Chandran T. 2009. Surface Anatomy of the Head & Neck: A Clinical Correlation.
    Extended Abstract
    2004
    • Vimalan Ramasundram, Hari Chandran T, 2004.Survey on obesity and attitudes towards obesity in young epilectic patients on anticonvulsants.J Clinical Neuroscience 1(1): 70-71. (WoS)
    RESEARCH PROJECT
    (Project title),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
    NONE
  • Oxford Neurosurgery Chatbot for clinical follow up, Consultant, 2019 - 2022 (International)
  • ScienceFund
  • Development of a Robotic Navigation System for Neurology and Spine Surgery , Consultant, 2017 - 2019 (National)
  • BHR PHARMA LLC.
  • SyNAPSe: A Randomized Double-Blind, Placebo- Controlled Study to Investigate the Efficacy and Safety of Progesterone in Patients with Severe Traumatic Brain Injury, Principal Investigator(PI), 2012 - 2013 (International)
  • High Impact Research (HIR)
  • Neurosurgery Movement Disorder & Operative Device Development Research , Consultant, 2012 - 2015
  • Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG)
  • Design and Development of Robotic Arm for Neurosurgical Endoscopic Surgery , Principal Investigator(PI), 2010 - 2012 (National)
  • Covid-19 Special Research Grant
  • A Smart Vision System For Monitoring Hand Hygiene Compliance, Co-Researcher, 10/08/2020 to 09/04/2022, Research University (Government)
  • Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS)
  • Biogenic Calcium Phosphate Derived From Waste Materials By Microwave Irradiation, Co-Researcher, 01/01/2019 to 30/09/2021, Kementerian Pendidikan Tinggi (KPT) (Government)
  • SUPERVISION
    Postgraduate Student
    (Title of Thesis),(Name of Candidates),(Institution),(Academic Level)
    Completed
    • The Outcome of Meningioma Treated Between January 2006 Till December 2016 in University Malaya Medical Centre, Rosdiana Binti Abdul Rahim, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • A prospective Evaluation of Functional Outcome Following Surgical Management of Intradural Spinal Cord Tumours., Lee Chee Hoong, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Survival After Stereotactic Radiosurgery / Radiotherapy and Surgery for Brain Metastases at University Malaya Medical Centre& University Malaya Specialist Centre, Lee Hong Moi, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • DEVELOPMENT OF B-TYPE AND MULTI-ION DOPED CARBONATED HYDROXYAPATITE BIOCERAMICS, MARJAN SAFARZADEH, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • DEVELOPMENT OF B-TYPE AND MULTI-ION DOPED CARBONATED HYDROXYAPATITE BIOCERAMICS, MARJAN SAFARZADEH, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • -, TAN SEONG HONG, University of Malaya (MASTER)
    • DEVELOPMENT OF B-TYPE AND MULTI-ION DOPED CARBONATED HYDROXYAPATITE BIOCERAMICS, MARJAN SAFARZADEH, University of Malaya (PhD)
    Ongoing
    • Stress Reduction in Patients Exposed to Music During AVF Creation Under Local Anaesthesia, Manoj Balachandran Nair, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • -, MANOJ BALACHANDRAN NAIR, University of Malaya (MASTER)
    • -, HOW CHI KEEN, University of Malaya (MASTER)
    • -, TAN BIH HUEI, University of Malaya (MASTER)
    • MOTION AND ILLUMINATION ROBUST REMOTE PHOTOPLETHYSMOGRAPHY (rPPG) METHODS ON SUBJECTS WITH VARIOUS SKIN TONES, Su Tung Tan, University of Malaya (PhD)
    • The Outcome of Low Grade Glioma: University Malaya Medical Centre Experience 2009 2013, Aldrin Jasper Placidus, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Music in Reducing Local Anaesthesia Requirement and Anxiety during Daycare Surgery, Manoj Nair, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Fabrication of 3D Scaffold From HA Through Calcined Chicken Bone, Marjan Safarzadeh, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Bilateral Intraparenchymal ICP Monitoring in Unilateral Suppratentorial Intraparenchymal Haematoma, LEE CHEE HONG, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • -, ERINA NATASHA BINTI ZAKARIA, University of Malaya (MASTER)
    UG Student/Clinical Fellowship
    (Title of Thesis),(Academic Session)
    Completed
    • UMMP BLOK 3.1 SURGERI STREAM 4 (POSTING D) COHORT 2020 GROUP D5, 2021
    • UMMP BLOK 3.1 SURGERI STREAM 4 (POSTING D) COHORT 2020 GROUP D6, 2021
    • UMMP BLOK 3.1 SURGERI STREAM 4 (POSTING D) COHORT 2020 GROUP D67, 2021
    SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY ACTIVITIES
    (Contribution to Society),(Duration),(Level)
    • Medical Camp for Mother's Day 2012 to 2019., 02/01/2012 to 31/12/2019
    • Neurosurgeon for the Medical Team of the Malaysian F1 Grand Prix -2003 to 2005-(Lead by Medical Corp. Malaysian Armed Forces, Neurosurgeon,General Surgeon and 2 Anesthetists invited from UMMC) , 01/09/2003 to 08/12/2020
    COURSE ATTENDED
    (Course Title),(Venue),(Duration),(Level)
    Internal / External Course
  • 12TH ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC MEETING & ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF NEUROSURGICAL ASSOCIATION OF MALAYSIA, Le. Meridien, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, 25/05/2012 to 26/05/2012
  • MOTION & MIS SPINAL TECHNOLOGIES, Hamburg, Germany, 26/04/2012 to 27/04/2012
  • GOOD CLINICAL PRACTICE (GCP), Kuala Lumpur, 03/04/2012 to 05/04/2012
  • KL INTERNATIONAL NEUROTRAUMA CONFERENCE INCORPORATING NEURONURSING CONFERENCE 2011, Hotel Grand Seasons, Kl, 07/12/2011 to 09/12/2011
  • KUCHING OPERATIVE SPINE COURSE , University of Chiang Mai, Thailand, 07/08/2011 to 09/08/2011
  • THORACOLUMBAR APPROACHES COURSE, Singapore General Hospital, 09/05/2011 to 10/05/2011
  • BENGKEL LATIHAN PROBLEM BASED LEARNING (PBL), Universiti Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, 03/03/2011 to 09/03/2011
  • BENGKEL LATIHAN PEMERIKSA OBJECTIVE STRUCTURED CLINICAL EXAMINATION (OSCE), Fakulti Perubatan, Um, 09/07/2010 to 09/07/2010
  • 5TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE OF NOVALIS CIRCLE , Munich, Germany, 17/06/2010 to 19/06/2010
  • CARDIFF SPINAL SURGERY COURSE FOR FRCS ORTH & FRCS SN, Welsh Inst. for Minimal Acess Therapy (Wimat), London, 23/09/2009 to 24/09/2009
  • GAMMA KNIFE SYMPOSIUM , London, 15/05/2009 to 16/05/2009
  • 11TH ASIAN & OCEANIC CONGRESS OF NEUROLOGY, Singapore, 26/11/2004 to 28/11/2004
  • ACADEMIC/PROFESSIONAL SERVICES
    Academic/Professional Services
    (Contribution),(Duration),(Level),(Role)
  • ELANTIKAN PEMERIKSA BAGI PEPERIKSAAN PERINGKAT 2 SARJANA MUDA PERUBATAN DAN SARJANA MUDA PEMBEDAHAN (MBBS) SESI 2020/2021 - KERTAS OSCE SENARAI PEMERIKSA VIDEO (Soalan 1 Video 1: Lower Limb Neurological Examination), 23/08/2021 to 25/08/2021, University, (Internal Examiner)
  • KEANGGOTAAN DAN PENGLIBATAN UNIVERSITI DALAM PROGRAMJAWATANKUASAMAJLIS MESYUARAT ANJURAN AGENSI PUSAT DAN KEMENTERIAN LAIN SELAIN KEMENTERIAN PENGAJIAN TINGGI_TNC(A&A), 13/08/2020 to 31/12/2021, National, (Academic Appointment )
  • Ahli Jawatankuasa Kecil Penilaian Kepakaran Perubatan, 19/02/2019 to 18/02/2021, National, (Academic Appointment )
  • Evaluation Activity
    (Activity),(Duration),(Category)
  • Reviewer for the manuscript, entitled " Effectiveness of Chiropractic Therapy in Idiopathic Scoliosis " that has been submitted for publication in the Journal of Clinical and Health Sciences (JCHS), 2016 to 2017 (Article in Journal)
  • Reviewer for Journal Article Neurology Asia, 2012 (Article in Journal)
  • AWARD AND STEWARDSHIP
    (Name of Award/Stewardship),(Awarding Institution),(Year Awarded),(Type of Award)
    • CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENT SERVICE, University of Malaya, 2020 (CERTIFICATE)
    • EXCELLENCE SERVICE AWARD, University of Malaya, 2018 (CERTIFICATE)
    • ITEX Gold Medal for the invention A Novel Method in Producing Natural Derived Calcium Phosphate Bioceramic" at the 26th International Invention, Innovation & Technology Exhibition 2015 (ITEX 2015), Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC), Malaysia, 21-23 May 2015., International Invention, Innovation and Technology Exhibition (ITEX), 2018 (COMPETITION)
    • Silver Medal for the invention Microwave-Assisted Synthesis of Biogenic Waste Materials for BioMedical Application at the BioMalaysia & Asia Pacific Bioeconomy 2016, Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC), Malaysia, 31 May 2 June 2016., BioMalaysia * Asia Pacific Bioeconomy , 2018 (COMPETITION)
    • Most Promising Innovation special award for the invention Microwave-Assisted Synthesis of Biogenic Waste Materials for BioMedical Application at the BioMalaysia & Asia Pacific Bioeconomy 2016, Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC), Malaysia, 31 May 2 June 2016., BioMalaysia * Asia Pacific Bioeconomy , 2018 (COMPETITION)
    • ITEX Silver Medal for the invention Calcium Phosphate Engineered from Natural Waste Materials for Biomedical Application" at the 28th International Invention, Innovation & Technology Exhibition 2017 (ITEX 2017), Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC), Malaysia, 11-13 May 2017., International Invention, Innovation and Technology Exhibition (ITEX), 2018 (COMPETITION)
    • ITEX 2018 Best Invention Award for the invention Graphene-Doped Zirconia Engineered for Industrial and Machine Applications" at the 29th International Invention, Innovation & Technology Exhibition 2018 (ITEX 2018), Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC), Malaysia, 10-12 May 2018., International Invention, Innovation and Technology Exhibition (ITEX), 2018 (COMPETITION)
    • ITEX Gold Medal for the invention Graphene-Doped Zirconia Engineered for Industrial and Machine Applications" at the 29th International Invention, Innovation & Technology Exhibition 2018 (ITEX 2018), Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC), Malaysia, 10-12 May 2018., International Invention, Innovation and Technology Exhibition (ITEX), 2018 (COMPETITION)
    • CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENT SERVICE, University of Malaya, 2017 (CERTIFICATE)
    • Knight Companion of the Esteemed Order of the Crown of Pahang, Pahang, 2017 (OTHERS)
    CONSULTANCY PROJECT
    (Project title),(Organisation),(Duration),(Role),(Level)
    • National Specialist Registry , University Malaya, 01/06/2015 to 01/06/2019 (National)
    • A haemostatic agent delivery system, University Malaya, 01/06/2010 to 01/06/2010 (National)
    • Design and development of universal navigation probe, University Malaya, 01/06/2011 to 01/06/2011 (National)
    • Medico-Legal Consultation, Legal Firms, 01/02/2012 to 01/02/2020 (National)
    PAPER PRESENTED
    (Title),(Event),(Date Presented),(Organiser),(Level)
    ORAL PRESENTER
  • Consent an event or a memory in lumbar spinal surgery? Amulti-centre, multi-specialty prospective study, Proceedings of the 153rd Meeting of the Society of British Neurological Surgeons: Oral Abstracts of the Platform Presentations, 22/04/2009 to 24/04/2009, Queen Elizabeth Neuroscience Centre, Birmingham (International)
  • The Use of Image Guided Neuroendoscopy at the University Malaya Medical Centre(UMMC), The 12th ASEAN Association of Radiology Congress "Latest Trends in Imaging, 17/09/2004 to 19/09/2004, College of Radiology - Academy of Medicine of Malaysia  (National)
  • Survey on obesity and attitudes towards obesity in young epileptic patients on anticonvulsants , Asian Oceania Epilepsy Congress, 11/06/2004 (International)
  • PRESENTER
  • The use of Universal probe to access intracranial targets , 8TH Asian Congress of Neurological Surgeons (ACNS), 22/11/2010 to 24/11/2010, Neurosurgical Association of Malaysia (NAM) (International)
  • Four centre, two specialty study of peri-operative patient recall of written consent in elective lumbar spinal surgery, 8th Asian Congress of Neurological Surgeon(ACNS) , 21/11/2010 to 24/11/2010, Neurosurgical Association of Malaysia (NAM) (International)
  • Stand-alone intervertebral cages for three and four level anterior cervical discectomy and fusion, Society of British Neurological Surgeons Spring Meeting (SBNS), 24/03/2010 to 26/03/2010, Department of Neurosurgery, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK. (International)
  • Discrepancy in Surgical and Radiological Reporting of Lumbo-Sacral MRI, J Bone Joint Surg Br Proceedings, 09/10/2009 (International)
  • Risk documentation and consent memory in lumbar spine surgery. A multi-centre study, Global Spine Congress (GSC), 23/06/2009 to 26/06/2009 (International)
  • Multi-level cervical disc disease managed by ACDF with stand-alone intervertebral cages: Safe and effective. , British Association of Spine Surgeons Scientific Meeting (BASS), 15/05/2009
  • Stand-alone intervertebral cage use for multi-level anterior cervical discectomy and fusion., Britspine, 30/04/2008 to 02/05/2008 (International)
  • The selective use of programmable valves for ventricular peritoneal shunting in the management of difficult cases of hydrocephalus, Asian Australasian Society of Neurological Surgeons Meeting, 07/02/2003 (International)
  • Epidemiology of spontaneous intracranial hemorrhage at University Malaya Medical Centre., ASEAN Neurosurgical Congress, 04/10/2002 (International)