Curriculum Vitae

PERSONAL DETAILS

PROF. DR. NORTINA SHAHRIZAILA

  • Professor

  • Department of Medicine
    Faculty of Medicine
  •    +603-79492867
  •   nortina@um.edu.my

BIOGRAPHY

Dr Nortina Shahrizaila graduated from University of Nottingham Medical School, UK in 1997. She went on to complete her general medical training, specialist neurology training and doctorate degree in the UK before returning to Malaysia in 2009. As part of her specialist neurology and neurophysiology training, she worked at tertiary neurology centres including Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham and the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Queen Square, London. She is currently employed as Consultant Neurologist at University Malaya Medical Centre as well as Professor of Neurology at University of Malaya. She has subspecialty clinical and research interests in the field of neuromuscular disorders and motor neurone disease/amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. 

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification),(Field),(Institution),(Year)
  • PhD, PERUBATAN, UNIVERSITI MALAYA (UM)
  • FRCP(Glasg), FRCP, ROYAL COLLEGE OF PHYSICIANS & SURGEONS OF GLASGOW
  • CCT(UK), NEUROLOGY, JOINT ROYAL COLLEGES OF PHYSICIANS TRAINING BOARD
  • MD, NEUROLOGY, UNIVERSITY OF NOTTINGHAM, NOTTINGHAM, UK
  • MRCP(UK), MRCP, ROYAL COLLEGE OF PHYSICIANS, UNITED KINGDOM
  • MBBS, MEDICINE, OBSTETRICS AND SURGERY, UNIVERSITY OF NOTTINGHAM, NOTTINGHAM, UK
  • BMedSci(Hons), MEDICAL SCIENCE, UNIVERSITY OF NOTTINGHAM, NOTTINGHAM, UK
SPECIALIZATION
(Area)
Area of Expertise
  • NEUROLOGY (Motor neurone disease/ Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
  • NEUROMUSCULAR DISEASES (Neurophysiology - Nerve conduction studies, electromyography, neuromuscular ultrasound)
  • NEUROMUSCULAR DISEASES (Peripheral nerve, muscle and neuromuscular junction disorders)
  • NEUROLOGY