Curriculum Vitae

PERSONAL DETAILS

ASSOCIATE PROF. DR. NG KHOON LEONG

  • Associate Professor

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

ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role),(Level),(Duration)
  • COORDINATOR, Faculty, 01/10/2013 to 30/09/2015
  • DEPARTMENT PHASE IIIA PBL CO-ORDINATOR, Faculty, 01/06/2005 to 01/06/2007
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification),(Field),(Institution),(Year)
  • FRCS(Edin)(1999), SURGERY(GENERAL SURGERY), ROYAL COLLEGE OF SURGEONS, EDINBURGH
  • FRCS(Glasg)1999, SURGERY, ROYAL COLLEGE OF PHYSICIANS & SURGEONS OF GLASGOW
  • MBBS(NUH,S'pore)1988, MEDICINE AND SURGERY(PERUBATAN DAN PEMBEDAHAN), NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SINGAPORE
SPECIALIZATION
(Area)
Area of Expertise
  • SURGERY (General & Endocrine Surgery)
  • TEACHING
    (Course Title),(Level of Study),(Institution),(Academic Session)
    Teaching
  • SURGERY POSTING, First Degree, MEDICAL GRADUATES FROM UNSCHEDULED UNIVERSITIES (2009/2010 - )
  • PUBLICATIONS
    (Title of publication in APA style)
    Refereed Journals
    2020
    • Khoo KS, Koh PS, Ng KL. Salmonella thyroid abscess two case reports. Gland Surg 2020;9(6):2198-2203. (WoS)
    2019
    • Teoh,LY et al (2019)A comparison of aesthetic outcome between tissue adhesive and subcuticular suture in thyroidectomy wound closure in a multiracial country: A randomized controlled trial 2019 Asian Journal of Surgery DOI: 10.1016/J.ASJSUR.2018.09.014 (WoS)
    • Siew-Yep Hoh,Yoke-Kiet Doon,Shun-Siang Chong,Khoon-Leong Ng(2019) Randomized Controlled Trial Comparing Bilateral Superficial Cervical Plexus Block and Local Wound Infiltration for Pain Control in Thyroid Surgery. Asian Journal of Surgery, 42(12), 1001-1008 (WoS)
    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 (WoS)
    2016
    • 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 (WoS)
    • 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 (WoS)
    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 (WoS)
    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 (WoS)
    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 (WoS)
    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 (WoS)
    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)
    RESEARCH PROJECT
    (Project title),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
    Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS)
  • Investigation On The Role Of Oxidative Imbalance And Molecular Alterations In The Transformation Of Benign To Malignant Thyroid Tumours, Consultant, 2019 - 2021 (National)
  • Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG)
  • Molecular analyses in patients with benign andmalignant thyroid lesions, Consultant, 2012 - 2014 (National)
  • Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP)
  • Thyroid Carcinoma in UMMC: The Demographics, Pathology & Survival Rates , Principal Investigator(PI), 2008 - 2009 (National)
  • SUPERVISION
    Postgraduate Student
    (Title of Thesis),(Name of Candidates),(Institution),(Academic Level)
    Completed
    • Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding in University Malaya Medical Centre, Dr Sandip Kumar, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Thyroid Carcinoma: A Cohort Study in University Malaya Medical Centre, Dr Lam Yeaw Fah, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Epidemiology of Thyroid Carcinoma in University Malaya Medical Centre, Dr Ang Leng Peow, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Gastric Carcinoma in University Malaya Medical Centre, Dr Mohd Adil, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Epidemiology of non-traumatic peripheral vascular disease in Malaysia, Dr Hayder Mohammed Ahmad Ali, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Epidemiology of Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding, Dr Amit Kumar, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Risk factors for recurrent laryngeal nerve palsy and hypocalcaemia post-thyroidectomy in a general surgical department, DR ZETI RAHAYU KARIM, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • CORRELATION BETWEEN POST-THYROIDECTOMY PARATHYROID HORMONE LEVEL & THE DEVELOPMENT OF SYMPTOMATIC HYPOCALCAEMIA, DR RIDWAN MIRZA, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Comparison of burn incidence pre and post diathermy leak test in Penang General Hospital, Teh Ya Loon, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • A Randomised Controlled Trial of Bilateral Superficial Cervicalus Block versus Local Wound Infiltration for Pain Control in Thyroid Surgery, Doon Yoke Kiet, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Study on the Prognostic Role of Radiological Assessment of Central Necrosis to Tumour Ratio with Survival in Patients with Operated Gastric GIST, Raveen Kanagarajan, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    Ongoing
    • Neutrophil-Lymphocye Ratio and Platelet-Lymphocyte Ratio as Predictors of Survival in Breast Cancer, DR KOH CHER HUI, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Antioxidant Analyses in Patients with Thyroid Disorders, Nur Siti Fatimah Bte Ramli, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • A Prospective Randomised Clinical Controlled Trial Comparing Tissue Adhesive and Subcuticular Suture in Thyroidectomy Wound Closure, Teo Li Ying, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Biochemical and Molecular Analyses of fluid and tissue samples from patients with thyroid lesions, Mardiaty Iryani Binte Abdullah, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY ACTIVITIES
    (Contribution to Society),(Duration),(Level)
    • Participant in CCRisP Provider Course, 23/09/2016 to 24/09/2016
    • Participant in CCRisP Instructor Course, 22/09/2016 to 23/09/2016
    AWARD AND STEWARDSHIP
    (Name of Award/Stewardship),(Awarding Institution),(Year Awarded),(Type of Award)
    • EXCELLENCE SERVICE AWARD, University of Malaya, 2019 (CERTIFICATE)
    • EXCELLENCE SERVICE AWARD, University of Malaya, 2015 (CERTIFICATE)
    • CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENT SERVICE, University of Malaya, 2014 (CERTIFICATE)
    • CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENT SERVICE, University of Malaya, 2005 (CERTIFICATE)
    PAPER PRESENTED
    (Title),(Event),(Date Presented),(Organiser),(Level)
    ORAL PRESENTER
  • Thyroid Carcinoma in University Malaya Medical Centre, 12th Congress Asian Association of Endocrine Surgeons, 23/03/2010 to 25/03/2010, Asian Association of Endocrine Surgeons (International)
  • FNAC of Thyroid Nodules - Experience From One Institution, 12th Congress Asian Association of Endocrine Surgeons, 23/03/2010 to 25/03/2010, Asian Association of Endocrine Surgeons (International)
  • POSTER PRESENTER
  • Accuracy of FNAC in Thyroid Nodules - Does Size Matter?, 3rd Congress of Asia-Pacific Society of Thyroid Surgery, 07/12/2018 to 09/12/2018, 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, 07/12/2018 to 09/12/2018, ASIA-PACIFIC SOCIETY OF THYROID SURGERY (International)
  • An Unusual Metastasis to the Thyroid Gland from the Liver, 3rf Congress of Asia-Pacific Society of Thyroid Surgery, 07/12/2018 to 09/12/2018, Asia-Pacific Society of Thyroid Surgery (International)
  • Intrathyroidal Parathyroid Gland - Case Report, 4th Asian Paediatric ORL Congress/5th Malaysian International ORL-HNS Congress, 15/05/2013 to 18/05/2013, 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, 15/05/2013 to 18/05/2013, Malaysian Society of Otorhinolaryngologists/Head&Neck Surgeons (International)
  • A Case of Adrenal Ganglioneuroma, Annual Scientific Congress, Royal Australasian College Of Surgeons, 06/05/2012 to 10/05/2012, Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (International)
  • Thyroid Rupture - An Uncommon Injury, 13th Congress Asian Association of Endocrine Surgeons, 26/03/2012 to 28/03/2012, College of Surgeons, Singapore/Academy of Medicine, Singapore (International)
  • Salmonella Thyroid Abscess, 13th Congress Asian Association of Endocrine Surgeons, 26/03/2012 to 28/03/2012, College of Surgeons, Singapore/Academy of Medicine, Singapore (International)
  • Target Sign in Adults, Annual Scientific Meeting, College of Surgeons of Malaysia, 29/05/2009 to 31/05/2009, COLLEGE OF SURGEONS ACADEMY OF MEDICINE OF MALAYSIA (National)
  • Asymptomatic Malignant Phaeochromocytoma - An Unusual Presentation, Annual Scientific Meeting, College of Surgeons of Malaysia, 29/05/2009 to 31/05/2009, COLLEGE OF SURGEONS ACADEMY OF MEDICINE OF MALAYSIA (National)
  • Thyroid Carcinoma in University Malaya Medical Centre , Annual Scientific Meeting, College of Surgeons of Malaysia , 22/06/2007 to 24/06/2007, COLLEGE OF SURGEONS ACADEMY OF MEDICINE OF MALAYSIA (National)
  • PRESENTER
  • Correlation between post-thyroidectomy parathyroid hormone level and the development of symptomatic hypoalcaemia , 13th Congress Asian Association of Endocrine Surgeons, 26/03/2012 to 28/03/2012, College of Surgeons, Singapore/Academy of Medicine, Singapore (International)
  • Changing Trends in Surgical Indications for Graves Disease , 12th Congress Asian Association of Endocrine Surgeons, 23/03/2010 to 25/03/2010, Asian Association of Endocrine Surgeons (International)
  • OTHERS
  • NEW SURGICAL TECHNIQUES, 3rd CONGRESS OF THE ASIA-PACIFIC SOCIETY OF THYROID SURGERY, 07/12/2018 to 09/12/2018, ASIA-PACIFIC SOCIETY OF THYROID SURGERY (International)