Curriculum Vitae

PERSONAL DETAILS

DR. LIEW YEW TOONG

  • Medical Lecturer

  • Department of Otorhinolaringology
    Faculty of Medicine
  •   lyewtoong@um.edu.my

ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role),(Level),(Duration)
  • Coordinator, Faculty, 23/05/2021 to 25/05/2021
  • Committee Member, Faculty, 28/04/2021 to present
  • Quality Manager, University Malaya, 22/03/2021 to present
  • Programme Coordinator, University Malaya, 20/01/2019 to 20/01/2019
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification),(Field),(Institution),(Year)
  • FELLOWSHIP IN HEAD AND NECK SURGERY, HEAD AND NECK SURGERY, SEOUL NATIONAL UNIVERSITY BUNDANG HOSPITAL KOREA
  • MOrl (Head & Neck Surgery), OTORINOLARINGOLOGI - SURGERI KEPALA & LEHER, UNIVERSITI MALAYA (UM)
  • MRCS, SURGERY, ROYAL COLLEGE OF SURGEONS, EDINBURGH
  • MBBS, MEDICINE AND SURGERY, UNIVERSITI MALAYA (UM)
MEMBERSHIPS
(Organisation),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
  • Exco Member, Member, Since 2021 (National)
  • Korean Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery Society, Active Member, Since 2019 (International)
  • Royal College of Surgeon, Active Member, Since 2012 (International)
SPECIALIZATION
(Area)
Area of Expertise
  • OTOLARYNGOLOGY (Head and Neck surgery )
  • OTOLARYNGOLOGY
  • PUBLICATIONS
    (Title of publication in APA style)
    ISI
    2020
    • Wong, E. H. C., Liew, Y. T., Loong, S. P., Prepageran, N. (2020). Five-year Survival Data on the Role of Endoscopic Endonasal Nasopharyngectomy in Advanced Recurrent rT3 and rT4 Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma. Annals of Otology Rhinology and Laryngology, 129(3), 287-293. doi: 10.1177/0003489419887410
    2019
    • Lim, C. C., Liew, Y. T., Misron, K., Ong, C. A., Prepageran, N. (2019). Endoscopic-assisted exenteration of massive petrous apex cholesteatoma misdiagnosed as Bells Palsy. B-Ent, 15(3), 217-221.
    • Ting, K. N. L., Liew, Y. T., Abu Bakar, Z., Narayanan, P. (2019). Neck stiffness in a post-irradiated nasopharyngeal carcinoma adult: An unusual diagnosis. Auris Nasus Larynx, 46(3), 469-473. doi:10.1016/j.anl.2018.07.002
    Refereed Journals
    2021
    • Glasbey JC, Bhangu A; COVIDSurg Collaborative. (2020). Elective Cancer Surgery in COVID-19-Free Surgical Pathways During the SARS-CoV-2 Pandemic: An International, Multicenter, Comparative Cohort Study. J Clin Oncol, 39(1):66-78. doi: 10.1200/JCO.20.01933. (ISI-Indexed)
    • COVIDSurg Collaborative, GlobalSurg Collaborative (2021).SARS-CoV-2 vaccination modelling for safe surgery to save lives: data from an international prospective cohort study.British Journal of Surgery, znab101, https://doi.org/10.1093/bjs/znab101 (ISI-Indexed)
    • COVIDSurg Collaborative, GlobalSurg Collaborative (2021). Timing of surgery following SARS-CoV-2infection: and international prospective cohort study. Anaesthesia, doi: 10.1111/anae.15458 (early view) (ISI-Indexed)
    • Ong, Y. B. P., Toong, L. Y., Gauth, S. B., & Narayanan, P. (2021). Transoral endoscopic excision of a giant parapharyngeal space tumour: A case report. Laparoscopic, Endoscopic and Robotic Surgery. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
    2020
    • Wong, EHC; Liew, YT; Loong, SP; Prepageran, N 2020. Five-year Survival Data on the Role of Endoscopic Endonasal Nasopharyngectomy in Advanced Recurrent rT3 and rT4 Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma. ANNALS OF OTOLOGY RHINOLOGY AND LARYNGOLOGY (ISI-Indexed)
    • Liew, Y. T., Junior, A. C. G., Bakri, A., & Narayanan, P. (2020). Dancing pharynx. Tzu Chi Medical Journal, 32(3), 303. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
    • COVIDSurg Collaborative. (2020). Delaying surgery for patients with a previous SARS-CoV-2 infection. Br J Surg. 2020 Sep 25:10.1002/bjs.12050. doi: 10.1002/bjs.12050. Online ahead of print. (ISI-Indexed)
    2019
    • Liew Yew Toong, Lott Pooi Wah, Adzreil Bakri, Narayanan Prepageran. (2019). Frontal sinus nasopharyngeal carcinoma recurrence masquerading as chronic frontal sinusitis: a case report. The Egyptian Journal of Otolaryngology, 35(4), 375-378. (ISI-Indexed)
    • Ting, KNL; Liew, YT; Abu Bakar, Z; Narayanan, P 2019. Neck stiffness in a post-irradiated nasopharyngeal carcinoma adult: An unusual diagnosis. AURIS NASUS LARYNX.  (Tier 3, Impact Factor = 1.387) (ISI-Indexed)
    • Lim, C. C., Misron, K., Loong, S. P., Liew, Y. T., & Sawali, H. (2019). Primary Adenotonsillar Tuberculosis in an Immunocompetent Child-A Case Report. Iranian journal of otorhinolaryngology, 31(106), 319. (ISI-Indexed)
    • Lim, C. C., Misron, K., Liew, Y. T., & Wong, E. H. C. (2019). Acoustic neuroma with orofacial paresthesia: description of an atypical presentation. BMJ Case Reports CP, 12(11). (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
    • Wong, M., Kanapaty, Y., Liew, Y. T., & Bakri, A. (2019). Spontaneous Thyroid Haemorrhage: A Cause of Upper Airway Obstruction. Acute medicine, 18(4), 248-250. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
    • Hemanjiyomu, K. Y. B. . L., Tedaviye, T. E., & Gran lom, D. D. P. (2019). A Recalcitrant Huge Pyogenic Granuloma in a Young Child Mimicking as Lingual Hemangioma. Medeniyet Medical Journal, 34(1), 113-116. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
    • Ting, K. L., Liew, Y. T., & Prepageran, N. (2019). Lateral temporal lobe meningoencephalocele: Transmastoid repair with surgicel and temporalis graft. Indian Journal of Otology, 25(4), 219. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
    • Lim, CC; Liew, YT; Misron, K; Ong, CA; Prepageran, N 2019. Endoscopic-assisted exenteration of massive petrous apex cholesteatoma misdiagnosed as Bells Palsy. B-ENT.  (Tier 4, Impact Factor = 0.354) (ISI-Indexed)
    2017
    • Liew, Y. T., Lim, E. Y. L., Zulkiflee, A. B., & Prepageran, N. (2017). Severe descending necrotizing mediastinitis: vacuum-assisted dressing did wonder. General thoracic and cardiovascular surgery, 65(4), 225-228. (ISI-Indexed)
    • Wong, E. H. C., Liew, Y. T., Bakar, M. Z. A., Lim, E. Y. L., & Prepageran, N. (2017). A preliminary report on the role of endoscopic endonasal nasopharyngectomy in recurrent rT3 and rT4 nasopharyngeal carcinoma. European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology, 274(1), 275-281. (ISI-Indexed)
    • Liew, Y. T., Soo, S. S., Nathan, A. M., & Manuel, A. M. (2017). Congenital nasal cavity stenosis in children with craniosyntosis: A report of 4 rare cases. Auris Nasus Larynx, 44(5), 635-638. (ISI-Indexed)
    2016
    • L.F. Yap, S.L. Lai, S.N. Patmanathan, R. Gokulan, C.M. Robinson, J.B. White, S.J. Chai, P. Rajadurai, N. Prepageran, Y.T. Liew, V. Lopes, W. Wei, R.J. Hollows, P.G. Murray, D.W. Lambert, K.D. Hunter, I.C. Paterson. HOPX functions as a tumour suppressor in head and neck cancer. Scientific Reports. 2016; 6:38758. (Impact factor: 5.228) (ISI-Indexed)
    2015
    • Liew, Y. T., Yong, D. J., Somasundran, M., & Lum, C. L. (2015). Management experience of subglottic stenosis by endoscopic bougie dilatation with mitomycin C and review of literature: Case series. Indian Journal of Otolaryngology and Head & Neck Surgery, 67(1), 129-133. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
    Book Chapter
    2019
    • Textbook of Paediatric and Child Health
    RESEARCH PROJECT
    (Project title),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
    Others MOHE
  • Prevalence of HPV- associated Oropharyngeal Squamous Cell carcinoma (OPSCC) in Malaysia, Principal Investigator(PI), 2021 - 2022, MOHE (National)
  • Genomic analysis of Asian Cancer Patients, Co-Researcher, 2019 - 2022, MOHE (National)
  • NONE
  • Comparing the use of PET/CT Fusion and MRI in the Management of Nasopharyngeal carcinoma, Co-Researcher, 2021 - 2023, MOHE (National)
  • Others MOHE - Top 100 (IIRG)-FNW
  • Top-down: Clinical Characteristics Of Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma Patients With Different Ethnicities And Juvenile Npc In Malaysia, Principal Investigator(PI), 04/05/2020 to 04/11/2022, Research University (Government)
  • SUPERVISION
    Postgraduate Student
    (Title of Thesis),(Name of Candidates),(Institution),(Academic Level)
    Ongoing
    • Intraoperative Spinal Accessory Nerve Monitoring during Neck Dissection Surgery as a Predictor for Shoulder Dysfunction, Amy Oon Li Ling, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • -, AMY OON LI LING, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • -, BALINDER SINGH DEOL A/L KULDEEP SINGH, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • -, NURUL ASMA BINTI CHE AB RAHIM, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • A Cadaveric Study on Anatomical Variation of Sublingual Gland Duct, Nurul Asma Bt Che AB Rahim, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • -, BALINDER SINGH DEOL A/L KULDEEP SINGH, University of Malaya (MASTER)
    • -, NURUL ASMA BINTI CHE AB RAHIM, University of Malaya (MASTER)
    • -, AMY OON LI LING, University of Malaya (MASTER)
    Completed
    • -, KANIVANNEN A/L ARASU, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • -, KANIVANNEN A/L ARASU, University of Malaya (MASTER)
    SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY ACTIVITIES
    (Contribution to Society),(Duration),(Level)
    • Malaysian Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma Society member Invention of NPC awareness brochure, 05/06/2021 to 06/07/2021
    • UK E-lefent learning : Lateral Skull Base Meningoencephalocele and CSF Leakage , 26/04/2021 to 26/04/2021
    • Malaysia HPV Virtual Expert Input Forum: Provision of guidance and input pertaining to clinical, scientific issues on HPV related oropharyngeal carcinoma , 21/11/2020 to 21/11/2020
    • Enhancement of ENT surgical training via Silent Mentor workshop UM, 15/08/2020 to 15/08/2020
    COURSE ATTENDED
    (Course Title),(Venue),(Duration),(Level)
    Internal / External Course
  • INTENSIVE GLOBAL BIOETHICS TRAINING PROGRAM, Bundang Hospital, 31/05/2019 to 13/07/2019 (Antarabangsa)
  • CLINICAL ATTACHMENT IN RHINOLOGY HEAD AND NECK, Stanford University, 24/02/2019 to 23/03/2019 (Antarabangsa)
  • ACADEMIC/PROFESSIONAL SERVICES
    Academic/Professional Services
    (Contribution),(Duration),(Level),(Role)
  • Penemuduga Program MBBS 21/22, 08/06/2021 to 11/06/2021, University, (Internal Examiner)
  • Head and Neck Dissection, 09/09/2020 to 10/09/2020, University, (Course Facilitator)
  • Basic Endoscopic Sinus Surgery, 15/08/2020 to 15/08/2020, University, (Panelist/Moderator)
  • Amalan Klinikal ( Credentialing & Medical Privileges), 04/06/2020 to 03/06/2022, National, (Visiting clinical specialists)
  • Master of Orl-Hns, 12/03/2020 to 12/03/2020, University, (Panelist/Moderator)
  • AWARD AND STEWARDSHIP
    (Name of Award/Stewardship),(Awarding Institution),(Year Awarded),(Type of Award)
    • EXCELLENCE SERVICE AWARD, University of Malaya, 2021
    • CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENT SERVICE, University of Malaya, 2020
    • Excellent service award , Queen Elizabeth Hospital Kota Kinabalu Sabah, 2013
    CONSULTANCY PROJECT
    (Project title),(Organisation),(Duration),(Role),(Level)
    • Assistant coordinator Undergraduate MBBS, Faculty of Medicine, UM, Faculty of Medicine, UM, 01/06/2020 to 01/06/2022 (National)
    PAPER PRESENTED
    (Title),(Event),(Date Presented),(Organiser),(Level)
    INVITED SPEAKER
  • Glycoproteomics in Head & Neck Cancers, Webinar Series with Chang Gung Memorial Hospital on 22nd Feb 2021, 22/02/2021 to 22/02/2021, Internationalisation Unit (IUFOM) Research Office Faculty of Medicine Universiti Malaya (International)
  • Hypopharyngeal carcinoma , Perfecting Head & Neck Tumour Management Course 2020, 24/06/2020 to 28/08/2021, UKM (National)
  • Perfecting The Head & Neck Tumour Management, Perfecting The Head & Neck Tumour Management Course 2020, 24/06/2020 to 28/10/2020, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (National)
  • POSTER PRESENTER
  • RARE CHEMOTHERAPY-RELATED TRACHEOESOPHAGEAL FISTULA SECONDARY TO LYMPHOMA, 7th Asian Society Head and Neck Oncology, 03/06/2021 to 05/06/2021, Malaysian Society of Otorhinolaryngology  (International)