Curriculum Vitae

PERSONAL DETAILS

PROF. DR. RAJA AMIN BIN RAJA MOKHTAR

  • Professor

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

ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role),(Level),(Duration)
  • Head of Unit, University Malaya, 04/06/2017 to 23/04/2022
  • Head of Unit, National, 23/07/2016 to 23/04/2022
  • Head of Unit, Faculty, 17/07/2012 to 23/04/2022
  • Head of Unit, Faculty, 01/09/2009 to 23/04/2022
  • Chairman, International, 20/09/2019 to 22/09/2019
  • Head of Unit, University Malaya, 08/09/2019 to 08/09/2019
  • Head of Unit, Faculty, 06/08/2019 to 07/08/2019
  • Programme Coordinator, International, 25/07/2019 to 28/07/2019
  • Programme Coordinator, National, 24/06/2019 to 29/06/2019
  • Training Section Manager, National, 05/04/2019 to 06/04/2019
  • Head of Unit, Faculty, 27/03/2019 to 29/03/2019
  • Coordinator, International, 22/02/2019 to 23/02/2019
  • Head of Unit, International, 16/01/2019 to 16/01/2019
  • Head of Level/Level Head, University Malaya, 01/01/2019 to 31/12/2019
  • Head of Level/Level Head, University Malaya, 01/07/2015 to 31/12/2019
  • Head of Unit, University Malaya, 01/01/2015 to 18/06/2015
  • Head of Unit, University Malaya, 01/07/2014 to 30/06/2015
  • Head of Unit, Faculty, 02/10/2013 to 26/11/2015
  • Head of Unit, Faculty, 01/05/2013 to 01/05/2014
  • Head of Unit, Faculty, 07/03/2012 to 13/08/2014
  • Head of Unit, University Malaya, 04/11/2011 to 05/11/2011
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification),(Field),(Institution),(Year)
  • FRCS, SURGERY, ROYAL COLLEGE OF SURGEONS, EDINBURGH
  • MSurg, SURGERY, UNIVERSITI MALAYA (UM)
  • MBBS, PERUBATAN DAN PEMBEDAHAN, UNIVERSITI MALAYA (UM)
MEMBERSHIPS
(Organisation),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
  • National Specialist Register, Specialist Refer, Since 2016 (National)
  • Malaysian Association of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgeons, President/ Chief, Since 2017 (National)
  • National Specialist Register, Advisor and Member, 2019 to 2021 (National)
SPECIALIZATION
(Area)
Area of Expertise
  • SURGERY (Lung & Mediastinal Tumour Surgery (Lung Cancer, Mediastinal Tumour Resection & Thymectomy))
  • SURGERY (Surgery for Palmar Hyperhydrosis)
  • SURGERY (Paediatrics Congenital Heart Surgery and Grown Up Congenital Heart Disease Surgery)
  • SURGERY (Off pump Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery)
  • SURGERY (Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair)
  • SURGERY (Complex Aortic Surgery for Aortic Aneurysm & Dissection, Root enlargement & Valve Sparring Aortic Root Surgery)
  • SURGERY (Redo CABG, Total Arterial CABG, MIDCAB)
  • SURGERY (Minimally Invasive Aortic & Mitral Valve Surgery)
  • SURGERY (MIRPE (Minimally Invasive Repair of Pectus Excavatum))
  • SURGERY (CABG for Complex Coronary Artery Diseases)
  • TEACHING
    (Course Title),(Level of Study),(Institution),(Academic Session)
    Teaching
  • ME501 - Nursing Critical Care, 2019/2020(2), 23, 2, Diploma (If Applicable), UNIVERSITY MALAYA ( - )
  • MG301 - UMMP 3 b clinical teaching, 2018/2019, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2018/2019 - 1 2 )
  • ME501 - Post Basic Critical Care Nursing Teaching, 2017/2018(1), 30, 2, Diploma (If Applicable), UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2018/2019 - 1 )
  • CNU0009 - Advanced Diploma Perioperative Nursing, 2018/2019, 20, 4, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2018/2019 - 1 )
  • 123 - MBCTS Cardiothoarcic Masters Programme, (2), 4, 2, Post Graduate (2019/2020 - 2 3 )
  • PUBLICATIONS
    (Title of publication in APA style)
    Refereed Journals
    2022
    • A pilot study on development and feasibility of the 'MyEducation: CABG application' for patients undergoing coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery
    • High-Sensitivity Troponin I after Cardiac Surgery and 30-Day Mortality
    2020
    • Sivakumar Krishnasamy, Ong Hao Siang, Ahmad Rafizi Hariz Ramli, Nur Adura Yaakup, Norshazriman Sulaiman, Ramesh Singh, Raja Amin Raja Mokhtar. Left Subclavian Artery - Does it need attention during TEVAR for Blunt Traumatic Aortic Injury. Journal of Medical Care Research and Review 2020;3(5):359-364. (WoS)
    2019
    • Krishnasamy S, Krishna Nair A , Hashim S A , Raja Mokhtar RA , Mediastinal Liposarcoma : a rare visceral mediasatinal tumour ( 2019 ). Interactiva Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery( 2019)1-2 doii:10.1093/icvts/ivz191 (WoS)
    • Krishnasamy S. (2019). Obstructive sleep apnoea and open heart surgery : a review of its incidence and impact to patients. Journal of Thoracic Disease, td.2019.11.44 (ISI-Indexed) (WoS)
    2018
    • Comparison of Predictive Value of Preoperative and Immediate Postoperative Proteinuria With Cardiac Surgery-associated Acute Kidney Injury Hashim, Shahrul et al. Heart, Lung and Circulation , Volume 27 , S522 - S523 (WoS)
    2017
    • Hashim S, Amin MA, Nair A, Mokhtar RA, Krishnasamy S, Cheng K. A flowmeter technique to exclude internal mammary artery anastomosis error in an arrested heart. Heart, Lung Circulation (WoS)
    2016
    • Rathinam, A. K., & Mokhtar, R. A. R. (2016). Evolution of Cardiac Biomodels from Computational to Therapeutics. The Heart Surgery Forum, 19(4), 208. (WoS)
    2015
    • MRA Azam, RMR Amin. 2015. Huge Chest Wall Tumour Resection and Reconstruction using Titanium Mesh. The Malaysian journal of medical sciences: MJMS 22 (1), 70. (WoS)
    • Hashim S,Chin LY, Krishnasamy S , Sthaneswar P , Raja Mokhtar RA 2015. Effect of sternal closure with biological bone adhesive on pain visual analogue score and serum cytokine. Journal Cardiothoracic Surgery 2015 Mar 17;10:32 (WoS)
    • Johari B, Abdul Aziz YF, Krishnasamy S, Looi LM, Hashim SA, Raja Mokhtar RA. Metastatic Adenocarcinoma Presenting as Extensive Cavoatrial Tumor Thrombus. Iran J Radiol. 12(2): e11197 (WoS)
    2013
    • Norzailin Abu Bakar, Yang Faridah Abdul Aziz, Ravinderjit Singh Sandhu, Farhana Fadzli, Nur Adura Yaakup, Sivakumar Krishnasamy, Raja Amin Raja Mokhtar. Imaging of an atypical pericardial cyst. Heart, Lung and Circulation 2013; 22:305-308. (WoS)
    RESEARCH PROJECT
    (Project title),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
    NONE
  • Nanotechnology for biomaterial in heart valve surgery, Principal Investigator(PI), 2016 - 2020 (International)
  • SUPERVISION
    Postgraduate Student
    (Title of Thesis),(Name of Candidates),(Institution),(Academic Level)
    Ongoing
    • The Comparison of Predictive Value of Pre-Operative And Immediate Post-Operative Proteinuria For Cardiac Surgery Associated Acute Kidney Injury, Lee Yeong Sing, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Correlation of Syntax Score and Outcome After Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery Among Different Ethnicities in UMMC, Seng Kit Ling, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Nanotechnology to create biomaterial for heart valve in medicine, NURUL HUDA, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    Completed
    • Open Saphenus Vein Harvest Versus Endoscopic Saphenus Vein Harvest In UMMC: A Histology, Immunohistochemistry Study Comparison., Ronald Siaw Yong Hong, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Efficacy In Controlling Bleeding Post-Coronary Bypass Surgery Using Combination Of Local Application Of Tranexamic Acid And Intravenous Tranexamic Compared to Intravenous TranexamicAcid Alone. A Randomized Controlled Trial., Theevashini Krishnasamy, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Assessment of the native left internal mammary artery in patients in UMMC,, Ashraf Cardesa, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Retrospective Review of Management of Aortic Regurgitation in the setting of VSD, Dr. Kiran Kaur A/P Amer Singh, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • 3D Rapid Prototyping Heart Model as a Visual Aid for Interventional Management, Nanthini Ponnuvelu, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Is the manufacturer provided Effective Orifice Area Index (EOAi) chart useful in predicting Patient Prosthesis Mismatch after valve replacement surgery in Malaysian, Dr Bong Ye Chen, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Prospective Review of Unrecognised Obstructive Sleep Apnoea in Cardiac Patients,, Dr. Saidah, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • BIOLOGIC BONE CEMENT ENHANCED STERNAL CLOSURE FOLLOWING STERNOTOMY IN OPEN HEART SURGERY PATIENTS: A RANDOMIZED CONTROLLED TRIAL, Leow Yeen Chin, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Is Routine Mediatinal Drain Swab Culture Useful In Predicting Sternal Wound Infection After Open Heart Surgery? A Prospective Observational Study, Voon Kelvin, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY ACTIVITIES
    (Contribution to Society),(Duration),(Level)
    • Advisor to Malaysian-Qatar Business Council on medical related opportunities , 01/07/2019 to 30/06/2021
    • Presiden, Pertubuhan Memperkasa & Pembangunan Masyarakat (PMPM)- NGO to help to empower and develop communities & Society., 01/01/2019 to 31/12/2021
    • CHAIRMAN, SUBCOMMITTEE FOR AMBULANCE, EMERGENCY SERVICES & ENVIRONMENTAL HAZARDS, MALAYSIAN RED CRESCENT SOCIETY, 01/01/2019 to 31/12/2020
    • Jemputan sebagai penceramah bagi kursus "Helicopter Emergency Medical Services (HEMS) 2017" ceramah bertajuk " , 01/11/2017 to 03/11/2017
    • Advisor & participant, FLOTTILA FOR MYANMAR - emergency food & supplies to the Rohingya refugees in Cox Bazaar, Bangladesh., 03/02/2017 to 17/02/2017
    • Task Force Committee Member - Wrote protocol for PEARLS (Pilot Study for Early Lung Cancer Screening). National Screening for Early Lung Cancer., 07/11/2015 to 07/11/2015
    • Penasihat & Sukarelawan untuk "UMMC Flood Relief Team" bagi Misi Bantuan Bencana Banjir di Kelantan pada fasa 1 (28 Disember 2014 - 02 Januari 2015), 28/12/2014 to 02/01/2015
    ACADEMIC/PROFESSIONAL SERVICES
    Evaluation Activity
    (Activity),(Duration),(Category)
  • Electrospinning of strengthened PTFE for tissue engineered biomaterial in medicine , 2019 to 2020 (Project)