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ASSOCIATE PROF. DR. NG KHOON LEONG

Department of Surgery
Faculty of Medicine
 
  +603-79492441
  ngkl@um.edu.my
 Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, W.Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
 
ResearcherID Link
  http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-9227-2010


BIBLIOMETRIC DATA


 Total Articles in Publication List  8
 Articles With Citation Data  8
 Sum of the Times Cited   154
 Average Citations per Article   19.25
 h-index   4
 Co-authors   Collaboration Network
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ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification), (Institution).



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


  • ROYAL COLLEGE OF PHYSICIANS & SURGEONS OF GLASGOW, Fellow, 1999, (International)
  • ROYAL COLLEGE OF SURGEONS OF EDINBURGH, Fellow, 1999, (International)
  • UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG, Fellow Visitors, 2009 to 2010, (International)
  • ASIAN ASSOCIATION OF ENDOCRINE SURGEONS, Member, 2011 to 2016, (International)
  • COLLEGE OF SURGEONS, ACADEMY OF MEDICINE OF MALAYSIA, Academic Member, 2013, (National)
  • Asia-Pacific Society of Thyroid Surgery, Exco Commitee Member, 2015 to 2019, (International)

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


  • Coordinator, Faculty, 01/10/2013 to 30/09/2015 (Faculty Phase IIIA Coordinator)
  • DEPARTMENT PHASE IIIA PBL CO-ORDINATOR, Faculty, 01/06/2005 to 01/06/2007

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area).


  • Surgery (General & Endocrine Surgery)


RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
(Publication).


Article in Academic Journals

2018
  • JJ Jayapalan, et al (2018 ) iTRAQ analysis of urinary proteins: Potential use of gelsolin and osteopontin to distinguish benign thyroid goiter from papillary thyroid carcinoma. Clinical Biochemistry, 53 (2018) 127-131 (ISI-Indexed)

2016
  • Mardiaty IA, CC Lee, Sarni MJ,KL Ng, Onn Haji Hashim (2016). Tissue and serum samples of patients with papillary thyroid cancer with and without benign background demonstrate different altered expression of proteins. PeerJ 4:e2450; DOI 10.7717/peerj.2450 (ISI-Indexed)
  • CC Lee, Mardiaty IA, Sarni MJ, KL Ng, SY Wong, Nur Siti Fatimah Ramli, Onn Haji Hashim (2016) Malignant transformation of benign thyroid nodule is caused by prolonged H2O2 insult that interfered with the STAT3 pathway? Int J Clin Exp Med 2016;9(9):18601-18617 (ISI-Indexed)

2015
  • Koh, C-H; Bhoo-Pathy, N.; Ng, K-L; et al.Utility of pre- treatment neutrophil-lymphocyte ratio and platelet- British Journal of Cancer Volume: 113 Issue: 1 (ISI-Indexed)

2014
  • Ching Chin Lee, Fatimah Harun, Muhammad Yazid Jalaludin, Chor Yin Lim, Khoon Leong Ng, and Sarni Mat Junit. 2014 Functional Analyses of c.2268dup in Thyroid Peroxidase Gene Associated with Goitrous Congenital Hypothyroidism. BioMed Research International Volume 2014, Article ID 370538 (ISI-Indexed)

2009
  • Predictors of axillary lymph node metastases in breast cancer: is there a role for minimal axillary surgery Yip CH, Taib NA, Tan GH, Ng KL, Yoong BK, Choo WY. World J Surg. 2009 Jan;33(1):54-7 (ISI-Indexed)

2008
  • Velaiutham S, Taib NA, Ng KL, Yoong BK, Yip CH.Does the pre-operative value of serum CA15-3 correlate with survival in breast cancer?Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2008 Jul-Sep;9(3):445-8 (ISI-Indexed)

2005
  • HC Teng, O Nawawi , KL Ng, YI Yik. Phytobezoar: an unusual cause of intestinal obstruction. Biomedical Imaging and Interventional Journal. http://www.biij.org/2005/1/e4 (SCOPUS-Indexed)
Proceeding

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


  • Investigation On The Role Of Oxidative Imbalance And Molecular Alterations In The Transformation Of Benign To Malignant Thyroid Tumours, Consultant, 2019 - 2021, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), (National)
  • A Prospective Randomised Controlled Trial Comparing Tissue Adhesive And Subcuticular Suture In Thyroidectomy Wound Closure, Principal Investigator(PI), 2014 - 2015, Postgraduate Research Grant (PPP) - Course & Disertation, (National)
  • Molecular analyses in patients with benign andmalignant thyroid lesions, Co-Investigator, 2012 - 2014, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), (National)
  • Molecular analyses in patients with benign and malignant thyroid lesions, Principal Investigator(PI), 2012 - 2015, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG) - HTM (Wellness), (University)
  • Thyroid Carcinoma in UMMC: The Demographics, Pathology & Survival Rates, Principal Investigator(PI), 2008 - 2009, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), (National)

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


  • Excellence Service Award, University Malaya, 2015, (University)
  • Certificate of Excellent Service, University Malaya, 2014, (University)
  • Certificate of Excellent Service, University Malaya, 2005, (University)

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


PRESENTER
  • Changing Trends in Surgical Indications for Graves Disease , 12th Congress Asian Association of Endocrine Surgeons, 2010-03-23 to 2010-03-25, Asian Association of Endocrine Surgeons, (International)
  • Correlation between post-thyroidectomy parathyroid hormone level and the development of symptomatic hypoalcaemia , 13th Congress Asian Association of Endocrine Surgeons, 2012-03-26 to 2012-03-28, College of Surgeons, Singapore/Academy of Medicine, Singapore, (International)
POSTER
  • Thyroid Carcinoma in University Malaya Medical Centre , Annual Scientific Meeting, College of Surgeons of Malaysia , 2007-06-22 to 2007-06-24, COLLEGE OF SURGEONS ACADEMY OF MEDICINE OF MALAYSIA, (National)
  • Asymptomatic Malignant Phaeochromocytoma - An Unusual Presentation, Annual Scientific Meeting, College of Surgeons of Malaysia, 2009-05-29 to 2009-05-31, COLLEGE OF SURGEONS ACADEMY OF MEDICINE OF MALAYSIA, (National)
  • Target Sign in Adults, Annual Scientific Meeting, College of Surgeons of Malaysia, 2009-05-29 to 2009-05-31, COLLEGE OF SURGEONS ACADEMY OF MEDICINE OF MALAYSIA, (National)
  • Salmonella Thyroid Abscess, 13th Congress Asian Association of Endocrine Surgeons, 2012-03-26 to 2012-03-28, College of Surgeons, Singapore/Academy of Medicine, Singapore, (International)
  • Thyroid Rupture - An Uncommon Injury, 13th Congress Asian Association of Endocrine Surgeons, 2012-03-26 to 2012-03-28, College of Surgeons, Singapore/Academy of Medicine, Singapore, (International)
  • A Case of Adrenal Ganglioneuroma, Annual Scientific Congress, Royal Australasian College Of Surgeons, 2012-05-06 to 2012-05-10, Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, (International)
  • Intrathyroidal Parathyroid Gland - Case Report, 4th Asian Paediatric ORL Congress/5th Malaysian International ORL-HNS Congress, 2013-05-15 to 2013-05-18, Malaysian Society of Otorhinolaryngologists/Head&Neck Surgeons, (International)
  • Follicular Thyroid Carcinoma with Soft Tissue, Bone and Lung Metastases, 4th Asian Paediatric ORL Congress/5th Malaysian International ORL-HNS Congress, 2013-05-15 to 2013-05-18, Malaysian Society of Otorhinolaryngologists/Head&Neck Surgeons, (International)
  • An Unusual Metastasis to the Thyroid Gland from the Liver, 3rf Congress of Asia-Pacific Society of Thyroid Surgery, 2018-12-07 to 2018-12-09, Asia-Pacific Society of Thyroid Surgery, (International)
  • RETROSTERNAL GOITRE - A UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL EXPERIENCE IN MALAYSIA, 3rd CONGRESS OF THE ASIA-PACIFIC SOCIETY OF THYROID SURGERY, 2018-12-07 to 2018-12-09, ASIA-PACIFIC SOCIETY OF THYROID SURGERY, (International)
  • Accuracy of FNAC in Thyroid Nodules - Does Size Matter?, 3rd Congress of Asia-Pacific Society of Thyroid Surgery, 2018-12-07 to 2018-12-09, Asia-Pacific Society of Thyroid Surgery, (International)
ORAL
  • FNAC of Thyroid Nodules - Experience From One Institution, 12th Congress Asian Association of Endocrine Surgeons, 2010-03-23 to 2010-03-25, Asian Association of Endocrine Surgeons, (International)
  • Thyroid Carcinoma in University Malaya Medical Centre, 12th Congress Asian Association of Endocrine Surgeons, 2010-03-23 to 2010-03-25, Asian Association of Endocrine Surgeons, (International)
OTHERS
  • NEW SURGICAL TECHNIQUES, 3rd CONGRESS OF THE ASIA-PACIFIC SOCIETY OF THYROID SURGERY, 2018-12-07 to 2018-12-09, ASIA-PACIFIC SOCIETY OF THYROID SURGERY, (International)

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


  • Participant in CCRisP Provider Course, (National), 23/09/2016 until 24/09/2016
  • Participant in CCRisP Instructor Course, (National), 22/09/2016 until 23/09/2016

SUPERVISION


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

Completed
  • Master Degree, Teh Ya Loon, Comparison of burn incidence pre and post diathermy leak test in Penang General Hospital, 2017/2018
  • Master Degree, Doon Yoke Kiet, A Randomised Controlled Trial of Bilateral Superficial Cervicalus Block versus Local Wound Infiltration for Pain Control in Thyroid Surgery, 2017/2018
  • Master Degree, Dr Ridwan Mirza, CORRELATION BETWEEN POST-THYROIDECTOMY PARATHYROID HORMONE LEVEL & THE DEVELOPMENT OF SYMPTOMATIC HYPOCALCAEMIA, 2009/2010
  • Master Degree, Dr Zeti Rahayu Karim, Risk factors for recurrent laryngeal nerve palsy and hypocalcaemia post-thyroidectomy in a general surgical department, 2008/2009
  • Master Degree, Dr Ang Leng Peow, Epidemiology of Thyroid Carcinoma in University Malaya Medical Centre, 2006/2007
  • Master Degree, Dr Sandip Kumar, Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding in University Malaya Medical Centre, 2003/2004
  • Master Degree, Dr Lam Yeaw Fah, Thyroid Carcinoma: A Cohort Study in University Malaya Medical Centre, 2003/2004
  • Master Degree, Dr Mohd Adil, Gastric Carcinoma in University Malaya Medical Centre, 2002/2003
  • Master Degree, Dr Hayder Mohammed Ahmad Ali, Epidemiology of non-traumatic peripheral vascular disease in Malaysia, 2002/2003
  • Master Degree, Dr Amit Kumar, Epidemiology of Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding, 2001/2002

Ongoing
  • Master Degree, Nur Siti Fatimah Bte Ramli, Antioxidant Analyses in Patients with Thyroid Disorders, 2013/2014
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Mardiaty Iryani Binte Abdullah, Biochemical and Molecular Analyses of fluid and tissue samples from patients with thyroid lesions, 2012/2013
  • Master Degree, Teo Li Ying, A Prospective Randomised Clinical Controlled Trial Comparing Tissue Adhesive and Subcuticular Suture in Thyroidectomy Wound Closure, 2012/2013
  • Master Degree, Dr Koh Cher Hui, Neutrophil-Lymphocye Ratio and Platelet-Lymphocyte Ratio as Predictors of Survival in Breast Cancer, 2011/2012

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


FIRST DEGREE
  • SURGERY PHASE IIIB, 2011/2012, 200, 12
  • SURGERY PHASE II, 2011/2012, 40, 6
  • SURGERY PHASE IIIA, 2011/2012, 40, 6
  • SURGERY POSTING, 2009/2010, 6, 40