Curriculum Vitae

PERSONAL DETAILS
BIOGRAPHY

Graduated from Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland in 2000 and completed Basic Surgical Training in Midland , Ireland. Posted as a Research Fellow in University of Milwaukee, USA and presented the research work in Neuroblastoma in Annual Congress Surgical meeting in New Orleans in 2003 and completed the MRCS(Ire) in 2006 . Later obtained a Diploma in Laparoscopic Surgery in Strasbourg, France in 2006.Further pursued in Master of Surgery in University Malaya 2016. Currenly pursuing Subspecialisation in Colorectal surgery with special interest in Cytoreductive Surgery (CRS), Hyperthemic Intraoperative Chemotherapy(HIPEC) and Pressurized IntraPeritioneal Aerosol Chemotherapy (PIPAC).

ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role),(Level),(Duration)
  • PROGRAMME COORDINATOR, University Malaya, 23/08/2020 to 23/08/2020
  • PROGRAMME COORDINATOR, National, 23/07/2020 to 23/07/2020
  • Committee member for the MBBS, Faculty, 06/09/2017 to 31/12/2020
  • SUPERVISOR, Faculty, 10/08/2017 to 31/05/2020
  • SUPERVISOR, Faculty, 10/08/2017 to 31/05/2020
  • PROGRAMME COORDINATOR, International, 14/03/2019 to 14/03/2019
  • QUALITY MANAGER, University Malaya, 31/10/2017 to 31/10/2019
  • COORDINATOR, University Malaya, 01/09/2017 to 01/09/2019
  • PROGRAMME COORDINATOR, University Malaya, 08/02/2018 to 09/02/2018
  • COORDINATOR, International, 19/09/2016 to 20/09/2016
  • COORDINATOR, University Malaya, 08/09/2016 to 08/09/2016
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification),(Field),(Institution),(Year)
  • MASTER DEGREE, SURGERY, UNIVERSITI MALAYA (UM)
  • Master of Clinical (Equal to PhD), SURGERY, UNIVERSITI MALAYA (UM)
  • MBBS, MEDICINE AND SURGERY(PERUBATAN DAN PEMBEDAHAN), NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF IRELAND
MEMBERSHIPS
(Organisation),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
  • Academy of Medicine of Malaysia , Active Member, 2018 to 2019 (International)
SPECIALIZATION
(Area)
Area of Expertise
  • SURGERY (GENERAL SURGERY)
  • TEACHING
    (Course Title),(Level of Study),(Institution),(Academic Session)
    Teaching
  • MTEJ2101 - Basic Medical Science (Dentistry students), First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2010/2011 - 3 )
  • MTEJ2101 - Basic Medical Science (Dentistry student), First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2009/2010 - 3 )
  • 3.1 - UMMP, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2017/2018 - 1 )
  • 3.1 - UMMPBlock 3.1, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2015/2016 - )
  • DFHP6181 - ORAL MEDICINE, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2017/2018 - 1 )
  • 3.2 - UMMP, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2017/2018 - )
  • UMMP 3.1 - HISTORY TAKING , First Degree (2018/2019 - 1 )
  • UMMP 3.1 - LOWER GI BLEED, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2018/2019 - )
  • DFHP6181 - ORAL MEDICINE, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2018/2019 - 2 )
  • UMMP 2 - Acute Abdomen, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2018/2019 - 2 )
  • Colorectal malignancy, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2021/2022 - 3)
  • PUBLICATIONS
    (Title of publication in APA style)
    WoS
    2019
    • Thomas, H. S., Weiser, T. G., Drake, T. M., Knight, S. R., Fairfield, C., Ademuyiwa, A. O., . . . GlobalSurg, C. (2019). Pooled analysis of WHO Surgical Safety Checklist use and mortality after emergency laparotomy. British Journal of Surgery, 106(2), E103-E112. doi:10.1002/bjs.11051
    Refereed Journals
    2021
    • Wong SW, Ling DY, Yeow RQ, Chong RW, Aziz MRA, Aziz N, Poh KS, Roslani AC. (2021). Clinicopathological Patterns and Survival Outcomes of Colorectal Cancer among Young Adults in Malaysia: An Institutional Cohort Study. SMJ 2021; doi: 10.11622/smedj.2021051 (online ahead of print) (WoS)
    • GlobalSurg Collaborative (2021). Global variation in postoperative mortality and complications after cancer surgery: a multicentre, prospective cohort study in 82 countries. The Lancet, https://doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(21)00001-5 (WoS)
    2020
    • Poh KS, Aziz R, Hoh SY, Roslani AC. (2020). Delayed Bowel Perforation After Routine Distal Loopogram Prior to Ileostomy Closure. Open Med (Wars) 2020 Apr 4;15:261-265. doi: 10.1515/med-2020-0037. eCollection 2020 (WoS)
    2018
    • GlobalSurg Collaborative. (2018). Surgical site infection after gastrointestinal surgery in high-income, middle-income, and low-income countries: a prospective, international, multicentre cohort study. https://doi.org/10.1016/S1473-3099(18)30101-4 (WoS)
    2011
    • Nakul Saxena, Mikael Hartman, Rezal Aziz, Elisabetta Rapiti, Nirmala Bhoo Pathy, Siew Eng Lim, Philip Iau, Nur Aisha Taib, Robin Schaffar, Isabelle Neyroud-Caspar , Cheng Har Yip, Soo Chin Lee, Helena M. Verkooijen (WoS)
    2004
    • Rezal Aziz, MD, Andrew Lodge, PhD, Xiao Chen, PhD, Sonia Sugg, MD (FACS), Joel Shilyansky, MD (FACS) Medical College of Wisconsin Milwaukee, WI, USA (WoS)
    Non-Refereed Journals
    2004
    • Giri, S.K.,Aziz, R., Skehan, M., Darcy, F., Flood, H.D., Drumm, J.TENSION FREE VAGINA TAPE PROCEDURE UNDER GA FOR TREATMENT OF STRESS URINARY INCONTINENCE. A PROSPECTIVE STUDY pp26,National Institute of Health Sciences Research Bulletin, Vol 2, Issue 3.
    • Giri, S.K., Burke, P., Aziz, R., Grace, P., Flood, H.D., Drumm, J.IMPACT OF LAPAROSCOPY THROUGH APPENDICECTOMY INCISION IN THE MANAGEMENT OF ACUTE RIGHT ILIAC FOSSA PAIN,pp31,Vol 2,June 2004, NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF HEALTH SCIENCE RESEARCH BULLETIN
    • Giri, S.K., Aziz, R., Skehan, M., O Riordan, J., Flood, H.D.,Drumm, J.TENSION FREE VAGINA TAPE PROCEDURE UNDER GA FOR TREATMENT OF STRESS URINARY INCONTINENCE. A PROSPECTIVE STUDY, pp25, issue 3 , vol 2 NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF HEALTH SCIENCE RESEARCH BULLETIN
    • Giri, S.K., Aziz, R., O Riordan, J., Azali, A., Drumm, J., Flood, H.D. Evaluation of Risk Factors for Infection after Transrectal Ultrasound Guided Prostate Needle Biopsy, Vol 2, Issue 3, NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF HEALTH SCIENCE RESEARCH BULLETIN
    Review
    2005
    • REZAL A
    • VIALE G ET AL. ANNALS OF SURGERY 2005;241(2):319-25
    • GREENHALGH RM ET AL, EVAR TRAIL PARTICIPANTS. THE LANCET 2004;364(9437):818-20
    • GRANT AM, SCOTT NW, O'DWYER PJ. BJS 2004;91(12):1570-04
    • VERSCHAGEN C ET AL. ANNALS OF SURGERY 2005:241(2):309- 18
    • PEETERS KCMJ ET AL BJS 2005;93(2):211-6
    SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY ACTIVITIES
    (Contribution to Society),(Duration),(Level)
    • EMCEE - BUILDING CAPACITY AND PARTNERSHIPS FOR HEALTH ADVOCACY, 23/08/2020 to 23/08/2020
    • MODERATOR - E-TRAINING PLATFORM, 23/07/2020 to 23/07/2020
    • CARE OF CRITICALLY ILL SURGICAL PATIENT (CCRISP) COURSE INSTRUCTOR - ROYAL COLLEGE OF SURGEONS ENGLAND , 07/12/2019 to 08/12/2019
    • CARE OF CRITICALLY ILL SURGICAL PATIENT (CCRISP) COURSE INSTRUCTOR - ROYAL COLLEGE OF SURGEONS ENGLAND , 30/11/2019 to 01/12/2019
    • Emcee for the Asian Pacific Federation of Coloproctology 2019 , 15/03/2019 to 17/03/2019
    • Organizing Committee for the Pre- Congress Workshop ( Asian Pacific Federation of Coloproctology 2019), 14/03/2019 to 14/03/2019
    • INVITED SPEAKER - UPDATES ON COLORECTAL CANCER UNIVERSITI SULTAN ZAINAL ABIDIN & HOSPITAL SULTANAH NUR ZAHARIAH , 23/02/2019 to 23/02/2019
    • Organizing committee for the Care of Critically Ill Surgical Patient (CCRiSP) course , 19/12/2018 to 20/12/2018
    • Laser haemorrhoids & Laser Anal Fistula Closure Live Surgery Workshop, 11/12/2018 to 11/12/2018
    • Ritual Circumcision, 03/12/2018 to 05/12/2018
    • Organizing committee for Pre-congress meeting in Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgeons of Asia - 15th November 2018., 15/11/2018 to 15/12/2018
    • Organising committee for Non - Technical Skills for Surgeons masterclass (NOTSS) , 12/11/2018 to 12/11/2018
    • Organising committee for Membership Royal College of Surgeons in England (MRCS Eng) , 29/09/2018 to 30/12/2018
    • UMMP 3.1 2015 STREAM F - EXAMINER FOR REMEDIAL, 07/09/2018 to 07/09/2018
    • UMMP 3.1 2015 STREAM F - OSCE EXAMINER, 27/08/2018 to 27/08/2018
    • Organizing committee for the Care of Critically Ill Surgical Patient (CCRiSP) course , 25/08/2018 to 26/08/2018
    • Presenter in Grand Clinical Symposium - Acute Abdomen in a Parturient, 08/08/2018 to 08/08/2018
    • Incharge in colorectal unit clinical audit and department audit, 02/07/2018 to 02/07/2018
    • Emcee for Surgical Suturing and Device course, Ipoh General Hospital , 10/05/2018 to 10/05/2018
    • Organizing committee for the Surgical Suturing and Device course, Ipoh General Hospiatl, 10/05/2018 to 10/05/2018
    • Laser haemorrhoids and Laser Anal Fistula Closure Live Surgery Workshop, 27/04/2018 to 27/04/2018
    • Emcee for Coloproctology Gala Dinner, Melaka , 08/03/2018 to 08/03/2018
    • INTERVIEWER FOR SELECTING MEDICAL STUDENT , 07/03/2018 to 07/03/2018
    • Workshop Coordinator for the Cytoreductive Surgery and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy, 08/02/2018 to 09/02/2018
    • Pemeriksa dalam (Peperiksaan Utama & Tambahan) bagi Peperiksaan Professional Ijazah Sarjana Muda Pembedahan Pergigian Sessi 2017/2018, 01/12/2017 to 31/12/2018
    • Annual Surgical Member - Committee Member, 16/09/2012 to 16/09/2012
    • Annual Surgical Dinner - Committee member, 12/06/2010 to 12/06/2010
    • Breast Cancer Campaign - Committee Member, 17/04/2010 to 17/04/2010
    ACADEMIC/PROFESSIONAL SERVICES
    Academic/Professional Services
    (Contribution),(Duration),(Level),(Role)
  • Impact Oriented Interdisciplinary Grant Programme (FOM-FSKTM IIRG), 20/08/2022 to 24/09/2022, University, (Reviewer)
  • AWARD AND STEWARDSHIP
    (Name of Award/Stewardship),(Awarding Institution),(Year Awarded),(Type of Award)
    • Travel Award, 16th Asia Pacific Federation of Coloproctology. 50th Golden Anniversary Congress of KSCP, 2017 (OTHERS)
    PAPER PRESENTED
    (Title),(Event),(Date Presented),(Organiser),(Level)
    ORAL PRESENTER
  • Outcomes of FiLaC (Fistula Laser Closure), a Review of the Malaysian Experience, 16th Asia Pacific Federation of Colo[roctology. 50th Golden Anniversary Congress of KSCP, 29/03/2017 to 02/04/2017, Korean Society of Coloproctology (International)
  • Economic Evaluation of Laparoscopic Versus Open Colectomy for Colorectal Cancer in a Developing Country, 16th Asia Pacific Federation of Coloproctology, 50th Golden Amnniversary Congress of KSCP, Korea, 29/03/2017 to 02/08/2017, Korean Society of Coloproctology (International)
  • Impact of Positron Emission Tomographuy(PET) Scan in staging and Managing Primary Rectal Cancer, 16th Asia Pacific Federation of Colo[roctology. 50th Golden Anniversary Congress of KSCP, 29/03/2017 to 02/04/2017, Korean Society of Coloproctology (International)
  • POSTER PRESENTER
  • Early Malaysian experience with Cyto-Reductive Surgery and Hyperthermic IntraPeritoneal Chemotherapy lessons learned, 17th Congress of Asia Pacific Federation of Coloproctology , 14/03/2019 to 17/03/2019, Malaysian Society of Coloproctology and Asia Pacifc Federation of Coloproctology  (International)
  • Novel Endo-sponge Treatment for Pelvic Sepsis following Colorectal Surgery, Coloproctology Congress, 08/03/2018 to 11/03/2018, Malaysian Society of Colorectal Surgeons (National)
  • Lymph Node Ratio in Gastric Cancer, Annual Scientific of Malaysian Oncology Society Malaysia 2012, 06/09/2012 to 09/09/2012, Malaysian Oncology Society (National)
  • PRESENTER
  • Evaluation of the Delorme s Procedure following Rectal Prolapse R Aziz, H Hseino, F Fleming, J Deasy, 24th Sir Peter Freyer Memorial Lecture and Surgical Symposium , 04/09/2009 to 05/09/2009 (National)
  • OTHERS
  • Nil, HKL Vascular Surgery Conference , 19/06/2013 to 20/06/2013
  • Nil, Optimizing Nutrition Management in Fluid Restricted Patient:Less is More, 27/04/2013 to 27/04/2013, Aesculap Academy & PENSMA (National)
  • Nil, 4TH National Nutrition Support Team, 12/04/2013 to 13/04/2013, Freminus Karbi (National)
  • Nil, PERAK SURGICAL UPDATE 2012, 20/09/2012 to 21/09/2012