Curriculum Vitae

PERSONAL DETAILS

ASSOCIATE PROF. DR. SIVAKUMAR A/L KRISHNASAMY


BIOGRAPHY

Mr Sivakumar Krishnasamy is currently a senior lecturer and Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon in University Malaya Medical Centre. He graduated from University Malaya in 2002.  He was awarded the gold medal for MRCS Edinbrugh examination (2006) as the best overall candidate for the exam.In 2010 he was awarded the Al-Hadi gold medal as the overall best candidate for the Masters in General Surgery. He is the first Asian to be awarded the Gold medal and overall best performer in the esteemed European Board of Cardiothoracic Surgery in 2016 and was given the book prize for the exam as the highest achiever in the European Cardiothoracic Surgery exam.

Mr Siva did his initial training in General Surgery in Ipoh General Hospital. He joined the Masters In General Surgery in 2006 and completed it in 2010. He subsequently worked as a General Surgeon in Kota Bahru before joining University Malaya as a senior lecturer in 2011. He did his initial years of Cardiothoracic training in University Malaya and went on to IJN in 2013. He left to the UK in 2014 and completed his FRCS (Edin )CTh in 2016. During his stay in the UK, he did a 1 year formal Aortic Fellowship under the guidance of Mr Jorge Masacro and 1 year of Thoracic fellowship in Heartlands Hospital which is a regional Thoracic Referral Centre for West Midlands. 

He has a keen passion for MDT and since coming back he has setup the Aortic and Endovascular MDT in UM and also is actively involved in the Thoracic and lung cancer MDT. Recently in 2019 he was awarded the prestigious Francis Fontan Uniportal VATS Fellowship by the European Board of Cardiothoracic Surgery (First in the world to receive the award). His fellowship was in the World’s largest Lung Cancer Hospital, Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital, where the centre does around 15000 lung resection per year. Since coming back he has developed the Uniportal VATS services in University Malaya.   

Since 2017 , he has organised the Annual International Aortic Symposium , which is an event that is jointly done annualy with IJN. He has also been instrumental in holding the International FRCS Cardiothoracic Examination in University Malaya since 2018 , where he is the local organiser for the exam in Malaysia. Since 2018 he has been organising the International Cardiothoracic Review Course , which is the KL Review course which has endorsement from the Birmingham Review Course UK and is attended by all regional cardiothoracic trainees. 

Besides that he is also the Department of Surgery Quality Manager and recently has been appointed as a member of the Subspeciality Education Committee for Cardiothoarcic Surgery by the Malaysian Medical Council. He is also a borad member of the Malaysian Board of Cardiothoracic Surgery which is the national training body for cardiothoracic surgery. Recently he has also been appointed as the chair for the National Curriculum writting group for Cardiothoracic Surgery.

With a busy clinical and academic portfolio, he also has been actively involved in various publications in peer reviewed cardiothoracic journals and has been an emminent national and international speaker in various local and international meetings. He is also a reviewer for the Malysian Medical Journal and is part of the editorial for Journal of Interventional Pulmonology and Thoracic Surgery. He is a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons Edinbrugh , Member of the European Society of Cardiothoracic Surgery , member of the Asian Cardiothoracic Society , Malaysian Cardiothoracic Society (MATCVS) and Southeast Asian Thoracic Society (SEATS). 

ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role),(Level),(Duration)
  • Interviewer MBBS 2021 Intake, University Malaya, 11/06/2021 to 14/06/2021
  • Examiner for EOP 3.1 Group B Surgery Posting, Faculty, 04/06/2021 to 04/06/2021
  • Ahli Jawatankuasa Vaksin Covid 19 , University Malaya, 03/06/2021 to present
  • Examiner for Part 1 Masters (OSCE) in Surgery Exam, Faculty, 03/06/2021 to 03/06/2021
  • Panelist for Annual Review of Candidate Progress - MBCTS ( Cardiothoracic Surgery ), National, 27/05/2021 to 27/05/2021
  • JOINT COMMITTEE ON INTERCOLLEGIATE EXAMINATIONS - Cardiothoracic Surgery ( Coordinator ), International, 30/04/2021 to 30/04/2021
  • Ahli Task Force 11 : Pointer System KPI , University Malaya, 12/03/2021 to present
  • Interview Panelist for Selection of National Cardiothoracic Surgery Trainees 2021, National, 03/03/2021 to 03/03/2021
  • Assistant Secretary Malaysian Board of Cardiothoracic Surgery Cardiothoracic Surgery Parallel Pathway Training Program Meeting, International, 19/02/2021 to 19/02/2021
  • Ahli Jawatankuasa Kerja UMMC Cancer Registry, University Malaya, 04/11/2020 to present
  • Chairman Jawatankuasa Pembelian Ventilator CICU, University Malaya, 09/09/2020 to 09/09/2021
  • AJK Research Committee Department of Surgery, Faculty, 01/04/2020 to present
  • AHLI SPECIALTY/SUBSPECIALTY EDUCATION SUBCOMMITTEE, MEDICAL EDUCATION COMMITTEE, MAJLIS PERUBATAN MALAYSIA (MPM), National, 21/01/2020 to present
  • Chairman, Faculty, 15/08/2019 to 19/08/2021
  • AJK , Programme UMMP, University Malaya, 01/08/2019 to 31/07/2021
  • Chairman, National, 01/01/2019 to present
  • Acacdemic Tutor MBCTS, National, 01/12/2018 to 01/01/2021
  • Preparation of Policy Document for Surgery Department, University Malaya, 27/11/2020 to 27/11/2020
  • Panel of Reviewer for National Cardiothoracic Training Programme ( MBCTS ), National, 28/05/2020 to 28/05/2020
  • Pemeriksa EOP 3.1 Group C, Faculty, 08/05/2020 to 08/05/2020
  • Panel Pemeriksa Re assessment Peperiksaan Profesional 3.2 MBBS, Faculty, 13/03/2020 to 13/03/2020
  • Board Member for National Selection of Cardiothoracic Trainees, National, 24/02/2020 to 24/02/2020
  • Chairman, National, 05/04/2019 to 06/04/2020
  • Quality Manager, Faculty, 04/03/2019 to 04/03/2020
  • Chairman, National, 22/02/2019 to 03/04/2020
  • Programme Coordinator, International, 24/09/2019 to 25/09/2019
  • Chairman, National, 20/09/2019 to 22/09/2019
  • Chairman, National, 06/08/2019 to 07/08/2019
  • Chairman, International, 25/07/2019 to 28/07/2019
  • Chairman, National, 24/06/2019 to 29/06/2019
  • Fellow, International, 01/05/2019 to 31/07/2019
  • Examiner, Faculty, 27/03/2019 to 27/03/2019
  • Coordinator, International, 22/02/2019 to 23/02/2019
  • Coordinator, International, 22/02/2019 to 23/02/2019
  • Advisor for the Neurosurgical Team for the 1st International FRCS Examination, International, 16/01/2019 to 16/01/2019
  • National Coordinator for Universities for Lung Cancer Database, National, 14/04/2018 to 14/04/2019
  • Chairman, National, 09/08/2018 to 12/08/2018
  • Chairman, International, 07/08/2018 to 08/08/2018
  • Chairman, International, 31/07/2018 to 04/08/2018
  • Examiner, Faculty, 06/07/2018 to 06/07/2018
  • Supervisor, Faculty, 30/04/2018 to 30/06/2018
  • Coordinator, International, 22/02/2018 to 23/02/2018
  • Organiser, International, 22/02/2018 to 23/02/2018
  • Coordinator, University Malaya, 18/01/2018 to 18/01/2018
  • Coordinator, Faculty, 18/01/2018 to 18/01/2018
  • Chairman ECMO programme University Malaya, University Malaya, 01/08/2017 to 31/07/2018
  • Coordinator, University Malaya, 08/09/2017 to 08/09/2017
  • Head Coordinator, University Malaya, 13/06/2017 to 19/06/2017
  • Quality Manager, Faculty, 28/12/2016 to present
  • Quality Manager, Faculty, 14/11/2016 to present
  • Chairman, University Malaya, 05/11/2012 to 05/11/2012
  • Committee Member for Organizing Conjoint Masters in General Surgery Exam , October / November 2012, National, 23/10/2012 to 04/11/2012
  • Quality Manager, Faculty, 03/01/2012 to 31/12/2012
  • Quality Manager, Faculty, 10/08/2011 to present
  • Organising Committee Member for 14th Scientific Meeting MATCVS , National, 03/06/2011 to 19/11/2011
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification),(Field),(Institution),(Year)
  • Expert Training, CARDIOTHORACIC SURGERY, BIRMINGHAM HEARTLAND HOSPITAL
  • MSurg, SURGERY, UNIVERSITI MALAYA (UM)
  • MRCSEd, SURGERY, ROYAL COLLEGE OF SURGEONS, EDINBURGH
  • MBBS, PERUBATAN DAN PEMBEDAHAN, UNIVERSITI MALAYA (UM)
MEMBERSHIPS
(Organisation),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
  • Malaysian Board of Cardiothoracic Surgery (MBCTS) , Assistant Secretary, Since 2020 (National)
  • Malaysian Medical Council, Academic Committee Member, Since 2020 (National)
  • Academy of Medicine Malaysia, Life Membership, Since 2019 (National)
  • South East Asian Thoracic Society, International Board Member, Since 2019 (International)
  • MALAYSIAN ASSOCIATION OF THORASIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SOCIETY ( MATCVS ), Advisory Committee, Since 2011 (University)
  • European Association of Cardiothoracic Surgery ( EACTS ), Fellowship, 2019 to 2019 (International)
  • KL Review, Chairman, 2018 to 2019 (International)
SPECIALIZATION
(Area)
Area of Expertise
  • SURGERY (Uniportal VATS Fellowship - Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital)
  • SURGERY (THORACIC FELLOWSHIP UK)
  • SURGERY (European Board Certified Cardiothoracic Surgery Fellowship ( FETCS ))
  • SURGERY (FRCS ( Edinbrugh ) C-Th)
  • SURGERY (CARDIOTHORACIC SURGERY ( AORTIC FELLOWSHIP UK ))
  • SURGERY (Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery)
  • Research Interest
  • Investigating the landscape of regulatory long non-coding RNA in the human thymic epithelial tumors
  • TEACHING
    (Course Title),(Level of Study),(Institution),(Academic Session)
    Teaching
  • MG301 - Stage 1 Education Day Teaching Ummp, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2020/2021)
  • MSGD6108 - Masters in Surgery, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2019/2020)
  • med301 - Masters in General Surgery, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2019/2020)
  • mg302 - Ummp 3 .1 Education Day Lecture, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2019/2020)
  • mg301 - Postbasic Nursing Critical Care, Post Basic Critical Care Nursing, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2019/2020)
  • DGGD6180 - Oral Pathology, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2019/2020)
  • MG303 - Ummp 3 B Clinical Teaching, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2019/2020)
  • DGGD6180 - Oral Pathology, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2019/2020)
  • MG301 - Mg301, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2019/2020)
  • MG301 - Ummp 3.1, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2019/2020)
  • MG301 - Ummp 3 B Clinical Teaching, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2016/2017)
  • MG301 - Mg301 Ummp 3b, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2019/2020)
  • ME501 - Me501 Nursing Critical Care, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2019/2020)
  • DAED2101 - Dentistry, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2019/2020)
  • ME501 - Me501critical Care Nursing, Critical Care Nursing Post Basik, UM , Mahsa, Assunta Hospital (2019/2020)
  • MG301 - Mg301ummp 3b, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2019/2020)
  • MG301 - Mg301 Ummp 3 B, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2019/2020)
  • MACC3001 - Critical Care Nursing, Critical Care Nursing, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2016/2017)
  • MG301 - Stage 3.2 Education Day Teaching Ummp, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2017/2018)
  • ME501 - Me501 Post Basic Critical Care Nursing Teaching, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2017/2018)
  • mg301 - Ummp Stage 3.1 Education Day, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2017/2018)
  • MACC3001 - Masters in General Surgery Intensive Course, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2017/2018)
  • mg301 - Mbcts, Post Graduate, Malaysian Board of Cardiothoracic Surgery (2017/2018)
  • MG302 - Ummp 3.1 Clinical Teaching On Line, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2018/2019)
  • mg302 - Masters in General Surgery, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2017/2018)
  • MG301 - Mg301 Ummp 3.1 Group A1 and A2, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2018/2019)
  • DEED3101 - Oral Pathology, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2018/2019)
  • mef5004 - Advance Nursing Diploma, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2018/2019)
  • DGGD6180 - Oral Pathology ( Dental Lecture ), First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2018/2019)
  • mg301 - Mbcts, Post Graduate, Malaysian Board of Cardiothoracic Surgery (2018/2019)
  • MACC3001 - Critical Care Nursing, Critical Care Nursing, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2016/2017)
  • mg301 - Ummp 3b Teaching Clinical, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2016/2017)
  • MWA8001 - Frcs Teaching, Post Graduate, Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh
  • mg301 - Mbcts, Post Graduate, MBCTS (2016/2017)
  • DXED3102 - Human Disease, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2016/2017)
  • DIA2004 - Pathology, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2016/2017)
  • MACC3001 - Critical Care Nursing, Critical Care Nursing, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2016/2017)
  • MACC3001 - Critical Care Nursing Cicu, Critical Care Nursing, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2016/2017)
  • MWA8001 - Frcs Teaching, Post Graduate, Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh
  • MWKA1001 - Workshop Attendance - Nursing Critical Care Cicu, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2016/2017)
  • MG301 - Mbcts, Post Graduate, MBCTS (2016/2017)
  • DEED3101 - Dentistry, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2016/2017)
  • MACC3001 - , Critical Care Nursing, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2016/2017)
  • SGD1001 - Masters in General Surgery, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2020/2021)
  • MSGD6121 - Viva-Voces ( Masters in General Surgery ), Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2012/2013)
  • PBL - Pbl - Stage 1 Ummp ( 4 Sessions ), First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2016/2017)
  • MBBS - Ummp 3.1, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2014/2015)
  • Masters in General Surgery, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2013/2014)
  • ummp1001 - Ummp 3.1, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2014/2015)
  • ummp1001 - Ummp 3.1 Group B3 and B4, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2014/2015)
  • UMMP - Ummp 3.2, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2015/2016)
  • Mg301 - Masters in General Surgery, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2014/2015)
  • MG301 - Mbcts Cardiotoharic Surgery Masters, Post Graduate, MBCTS (2015/2016)
  • DEED3102 - Oral Medicine, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2015/2016)
  • mg301 - Mbcts Cardiothoracic Surgery Masters, Post Graduate, MBCTS (2015/2016)
  • med3102 - Masters in General Surgery, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2015/2016)
  • DEED3102 - Perubatan Mulut Dan Periodontologi, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2015/2016)
  • MG301 - Mg301 Mbcts Cardiothoracic Surgery Masters, Post Graduate, MBCTS ( Malaysian Board of Cardiothoracic Surgery ) (2015/2016)
  • MG301 - Mbcts, Post Graduate, MBCTS Journal Club Webinar On line (2016/2017)
  • Masters in General Surgery, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2012/2013)
  • Masters in General Surgery, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2012/2013)
  • MG301 - Mbcts, Post Graduate, MBCTS (2016/2017)
  • Dentistry, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2012/2013)
  • Phase Iii a Klang Pbl Teaching, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2012/2013)
  • Master in General Surgery, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2011/2012)
  • mg301 - Mbcts, Post Graduate, MBCTS (2016/2017)
  • Dentistry, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2011/2012)
  • Masters in General Surgery, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2011/2012)
  • Cardiac Critical Care, Cardiac Critical Care Nurse, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2011/2012)
  • Cpr Teaching for House Officers in Ummc, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2010/2011)
  • Masters in General Surgery, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2011/2012)
  • Introduction to Clinical Teaching, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2010/2011)
  • Masters in Surgery, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2010/2011)
  • Cardiopulmonary Bypass Surgery, Cardiac Nurses, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2010/2011)
  • Critical Care Post Basic Nursing Teaching, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2010/2011)
  • Masters in Surgery, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2010/2011)
  • MACC3001 - Critical Care Cardiac Icu Nurse Teaching, Critical Care Nurse Teaching, UNIVERSITY MALAYA
  • Phase Iiia MBBS General Surgery Posting, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2010/2011)
  • DXED3102 - Penyakit Manusia, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2012/2013)
  • Teaching Phase Iiia Medical Students in Klang Campus, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2011/2012)
  • DXED3102 - Penyakit Manusia, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2011/2012)
  • Critical Care Nursing, Cardiac Critical Care Nursing Teaching, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2011/2012)
  • Nursing Critical Care, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2011/2012)
  • Nursing Post Basic Critical Care, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2011/2012)
  • MG301 - Mbcts, Post Graduate, MBCTS (2016/2017)
  • MG301 - Frcs -Mbcts Cardiothoracic Weekly Teaching, Post Graduate, Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh (2016/2017)
  • MG301 - Mbcts Cardiothoarcic Masters Programme, Post Graduate
  • DXED1301 - Oral Health, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2020/2021)
  • MACC3001 - Clinical Assessment, Cicu Nursing, UNIVERSITY MALAYA
  • MACC3001 - Clinical Assessment, Post Graduate, FRCS Cardiothoracic Teaching ( Malaysian board of Cardiothoracic Surgery )
  • MAGT6100 - Critical Care Post Basic Nursing Teaching, Critical Care Teaching Cicu Nurse, UNIVERSITY MALAYA
  • PUBLICATIONS
    (Title of publication in APA style)
    Scopus
    2019
    • Safarzadeh, M., Ramesh, S., Tan, C. Y., Chandran, H., Noor, A. F. M., Krishnasamy, S., Alengaram, U. J. (2019). Effect of multi-ions doping on the properties of carbonated hydroxyapatite bioceramic. Ceramics International, 45(3), 3473-3477. doi: 10.1016/j.ceramint.2018.11.003
    WoS
    2021
    • Goh, K. W., Wong, Y. H., Ramesh, S., Chandran, H., Krishnasamy, S., Sidhu, A., & Teng, W. D. (2021). Effect of pH on the properties of eggshell-derived hydroxyapatite bioceramic synthesized by wet chemical method assisted by microwave irradiation. Ceramics International, 47(7), 8879-8887. doi: 10.1016/j.ceramint.2020.12.009
    2020
    • Mardziah, C. M., Ramesh, S., Wahid, M. F. A., Chandran, H., Sidhu, A., Krishnasamy, S., Purbolaksono, J. (2020). Effect of zinc ions on the structural characteristics of hydroxyapatite bioceramics. Ceramics International, 46(9), 8. doi: 10.1016/j.ceramint.2020.02.192
    • Safarzadeh, M., Ramesh, S., Tan, C. Y., Chandran, H., Ching, Y. C., Noor, A. F. M., . . . Teng, W. D. (2020). Sintering behaviour of carbonated hydroxyapatite prepared at different carbonate and phosphate ratios. Boletin De La Sociedad Espanola De Ceramica Y Vidrio, 59(2), 73-80. doi: 10.1016/j.bsecv.2019.08.001
    2019
    • Qaid, T. H., Ramesh, S., Yusof, F., Basirun, W. J., Ching, Y. C., Chandran, H., . . . Krishnasamy, S. (2019). Micro-arc oxidation of bioceramic coatings containing eggshell-derived hydroxyapatite on titanium substrate. Ceramics International, 45(15), 18371-18381. doi:10.1016/j.ceramint.2019.06.052
    • Safarzadeh, M., Ramesh, S., Tan, C. Y., Chandran, H., Noor, A. F. M., Krishnasamy, S., . . . Ramesh, S. (2019). Effect of multi-ions doping on the properties of carbonated hydroxyapatite bioceramic. Ceramics International, 45(3), 3473-3477. doi:10.1016/j.ceramint.2018.11.003
    • Krishnasamy, S., Sahid, S. M., Hashim, S. A., Singh, S., Chung, F., Mokhtar, R. A. R., Yin, W. C. (2019). Obstructive sleep apnoea and open heart surgery: a review of its incidence and impact to patients. Journal of Thoracic Disease, 11(12), 5453-5462. doi:10.21037/jtd.2019.11.44
    2018
    • Ramesh, S., Loo, Z. Z., Tan, C. Y., Chew, W. J. K., Ching, Y. C., Tarlochan, F., . . . Sarhan, A. A. D. (2018). Characterization of biogenic hydroxyapatite derived from animal bones for biomedical applications. Ceramics International, 44(9), 10525-10530. doi:10.1016/j.ceramint.2018.03.072
    • Adeleke, S. A., Ramesh, S., Bushroa, A. R., Ching, Y. C., Sopyan, I., Maleque, M. A., . . . Sutharsini, U. (2018). The properties of hydroxyapatite ceramic coatings produced by plasma electrolytic oxidation. Ceramics International, 44(2), 1802-1811. doi:10.1016/j.ceramint.2017.10.114
    2017
    • Roudan, M. A., Ramesh, S., Wong, Y. H., Chandran, H., Krishnasamy, S., Teng, W. D., Bang, L. T. (2017). Sintering behavior and characteristic of bio-based hydroxyapatite coating deposited on titanium. Journal of Ceramic Processing Research, 18(9), 640-645.
    • Hossain, M. A., Ganesan, P. B., Sandaran, S. C., Bin Rozali, S., Krishnasamy, S. (2017). Catalytic microwave pyrolysis of oil palm fiber (OPF) for the biochar production. Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 24(34), 26521-26533. doi:10.1007/s11356-017-0241-6
    2015
    • Johari, B., Aziz, Y. F. A., Krishnasamy, S., Looi, L. M., Hashim, S. A., Mokhtar, R. A. R. (2015). Metastatic Adenocarcinoma Presenting as Extensive Cavoatrial Tumor Thrombus, Iranian Journal of Radiology.12(2), 6
    • Hashim, S., Chin, L. Y., Krishnasamy, S., Sthaneswar, P., Mokhtar, R. A. R. (2015). Effect of sternal closure with biological bone adhesive on pain visual analogue score and serum cytokine, Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery.10(), 7
    2013
    • Abu Bakar, N., Aziz, Y. F. A., Sandhu, R. S., Fadzli, F., Yaakub, N. A., Krishnasamy, S., Mokhtar, R. A. R. (2013). Imaging of an Atypical Pericardial Cyst, Heart Lung and Circulation.22(4), 305-308
    Refereed Journals
    2021
    • Krishnasamy S (2021).Syndrome of Ventricular Septal Defect and Aortic Regurgitation A 22-Year Review of its Management. Brazilian Journal Cardiovascular Surgery (WoS)
    • Krishnasamy S. (2021). 3D Rapid Prototyping Heart Model Validation for Teaching and Training A Pilot Project in a Teaching Institution (WoS)
    • YS Lim. ( 2021 ). Effects of Microbubble Aeration on Water Quality and Growth Performance of Litopenaeus vannamei in Biofloc System. Aquacultural Engineering (WoS)
    • COVIDSurg Collaborative, GlobalSurg Collaborative (2021).SARS-CoV-2 vaccination modelling for safe surgery to save lives: data from an international prospective cohort study.British Journal of Surgery, znab101, https://doi.org/10.1093/bjs/znab101 (WoS)
    • K.W. Goh, Y.H. Wong, S. Ramesh, H. Chandran, S. Krishnasamy, S. Ramesh, A. Sidhu, W.D. Teng. Effect of pH on the properties of eggshell-derived hydroxyapatite bioceramic synthesized by wet chemical method assisted by microwave irradiation. Ceramics International. (2021) 47(7), 8879-8887. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ceramint.2020.12.009. (WoS)
    2020
    • C.M. Mardziah et al. ( 2020) Effect of zinc ions on the structural characteristics of hydroxyapatite bioceramics. Ceramics International (WoS)
    • Diego Gonzalez-Rivas ( 2020) .First Malaysia uniportal video-assisted thoracic surgery (VATS) masterclass. Journal of Visualised Surgery (WoS)
    • Marjan,S.(2020) Sintering behaviour of carbonated hydroxyapatite prepared at different carbonate and phosphate ratios.Ceramica y Vidrio, 59(2020) 73-80 (WoS)
    • Krishnasamy, S. (2020). Left Subclavian Artery- Does it need attention during TEVAR for Blunt Traumatic Aortic Injury. Journal of Medical Care Research and Review, 3(5), 359-364(2020) (WoS)
    • 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
    • Sivakumar Krishnasamy ( 2019 ) The bar that gave me my life back . J Thoracic Disease 2019 ; 11 ( Suppl 3 ): S478-S479 (WoS)
    • Beh Z, Ng K, Md Hashim N, Krishnasamy S et al ESRA19-0499 Paravertebral block as surgical anaesthesia for thoracic surgery in high risk patients: a report of two cases. Regional Anaesthesia and Pain Medicine 2019 (WoS)
    • 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)
    • Tawfik Hamood Qaid. ( 2019 ).Micro-arc oxidation of bioceramic coatings containing eggshell-derived hydroxyapatite on titanium substrate. Journal of Ceramics International , (WoS)
    • Marjan Safarzadeh , S. Ramesh, C.Y. Tana, Hari Chandran, Ahmad Fauzi Mohd Noor, S. Krishnasamy, U. Johnson Alengaram, S. Ramesh, Effect of multi-ions doping on the properties of carbonated hydroxyapatite bioceramic , Ceramics International 45 (2019) 3473 3477 (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 (WoS)
    2018
    • S.A Adeleke ( 2018 ) . The properties of hydroxyapatite ceramic coatings produced by plasma electrolytic oxidation. Ceramics International 44(2018) 1802-1811 (WoS)
    • 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)
    • Characterization of biogenic hydroxyapatite derived from animal bones for biomedical applications, S. Ramesh, Z.Z. Loo, C.Y. Tan, W.J. Kelvin Chew, Y.C. Ching, F. Tarlochan, Hari Chandran, S. Krishnasamy, L.T. Bang, Ahmed A.D. Sarhan. Ceramics International, 44, 10525-10530 (2018). (WoS)
    2017
    • Md Arafat Hossain, Poo Balan Ganesan, Shanti Chandran Sandaran, Shaifulazuar Bin Rozali, Sivakumar Krishnasamy. (2017).Catalytic microwave pyrolysis of oil palm fiber (OPF) for the biochar production. Environmental Science and Pollution Research, pp 1 13. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11356-017-0241-6 (WoS)
    • M.A. Roudan, S. Ramesh, Y.H. Wong, H. Chandran, S. Krishnasamy, W.D. Teng, L.T. Bang. 2017. Sintering behavior and characteristic of bio-based hydroxyapatite coating deposited on titanium. Journal of Ceramic Processing Research, 18(9), 640-645. (WoS)
    • 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)
    2015
    • Krishnasamy S ( 2015 ) Strategy for ventricular septal defect closure after prior gastric pull-through Asian Cardiovascular and Thoracic Annals 23(5) , 612-614 (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)
    2014
    • Biomodelling Methods Employed to Reconstruct Three Dimension Anatomically Accurate Substructures of the Human Cardiac Anatomy (WoS)
    • Sivakumar Sivalingam & Sivakumar Krishnasamy & Tan Yau Hong & Pau Kew Kong & Mazeni Alwi & Mohd Azhari Yakub , 2014. Cavopulmonary anastomosis without concomitant valvoplasty in patients with single ventricle physiology . Indian J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg (DOI 10.1007/s12055-014-0265- 1) (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)
    • Sivakumar Sivalingam, Sivakumar Krishnasamy , Nur Afeena Al Fahmi , Pau Kew Kong , Mazeni Alwi , Azhari Mohd Yakub 2013 ; Early and Midterm Outcome of Complete Atrioventricular Septal Defect (AVSD) in a single institution (WoS)
    2012
    • Early Postoperative Hemodynamics and Clinical Outcomes of Patients Receiving Freedom Solo Aortic Valve Replacement in UMMC (WoS)
    Mass Media(Newspaper,Radio,TV,Popular Magazine)
    2020
    • Uniportal VATS Surgery for treatment of lung cancer in PPUM
    2019
    • Krishnasamy S - EACTS Francis Fontan Award in Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital - First Recipient - Live TV Interview with Kanka News Shanghai
    • Minnal FM (Radio talk show )
    • Lung Cancer - Early detection and screening
    • www.theborneopost.com
    • health.bernam.com
    • The importance of knowing Lung Cancer ( Tamil )
    • Lung Cancer is a deadly disease- the importance of knowing it
    • Krishnasamy S . The importance of detecting Lung Cancer Early . Sin Chew Jit Poh ( 3/6/2019 )
    • Krishnasamy S. First Recipient of Francis Fontan Award - EACTS , Shanghai News ( 4/6/2019 )
    • Uniportal VATS - New Technology for Lung Cancer Surgery
    • World's First Recipient of Francis Fontan Uniportal VATS Award in Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital
    • New Technology for Lung Cancer
    Other Media(Tape,Video,Internet)
    2019
    • Krishnasamy S . Francis Fontan Award - Holiday or Work
    Extended Abstract
    2012
    • Sivakumar Krishnasamy, Sivakumar Sivalingam, Raja Amin Raja Mokhtar, Mazni Alwi, Hasri Samion, Mohd Azhari Yakob Surgical management of aortic valve prolapse associated with ventricular septal defects; Long term results comparing various techniques in aortic valve repair Heart Surgery Forum 2012 (WoS)
    • Sivakumar Krishnasamy, Sivakumar Sivalingam, Raja Amin Raja Mokhtar, Mazni Alwi, Hasri Samion, Mohd Azhari Yakob Moderate aortic valve regurgitation in the setting of vsd; Is concomitant aortic valve intervention warrented ? The Heart Surgery Forum 2012 (WoS)
    • Sivakumar Krishnasamy, Hasrina Hassan, Abid Amir, Raja Amin Raja Mokhtar Early Postoperative Hemodynamics and Clinical Outcomes of Patients Receiving Freedom Solo Aortic Valve Replacement in UMMC The Heart Surgery Forum 2012 (WoS)
    RESEARCH PROJECT
    (Project title),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
    NONE
  • Investigating the landscape of regulatory long non-coding RNA in the human thymic epithelial tumors, Principal Investigator(PI), 2021 - 2023 (National)
  • Impact of Covid-19 on Cardiothoracic Services at University of Malaya Medical Centre - A Questionnaire-based Assessment, Principal Investigator(PI), 2020 - 2020 (National)
  • In vitro and Ex vivo culture of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) on human myocardium and lungs , Principal Investigator(PI), 2020 - 2021 (National)
  • GlobalSurg-CovidSurg Week: Determining the optimal timing for surgery following SARS-CoV-2 infection, Consultant, 2020 - 2020 (International)
  • LUNGS - Lung Cancer Full Genome Sequencing, Principal Investigator(PI), 2019 - 2022 (International)
  • Private Funding
  • A Phase III, Randomized, Double-blind Trial of Platinum Doublet Chemotherapy +/- Pembrolizumab (MK-3475) as Neoadjuvant/Adjuvant Therapy for Participants with Resectable Stage II, IIIA, and Resectable IIIB (T3-4N2) Non-small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC) (KEYNOTE-671), Consultant, 2020 - 2026 (International)
  • Francis Fontan Grant from European Board Of Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Uniportal VATS Lobectomy , Principal Investigator(PI), 2019 - 2019 (International)
  • High Impact Research (HIR)
  • 3D Heart Biomodel, Principal Investigator(PI), 2012 - 2013
  • Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG)
  • Unrecognized Obstructive Sleep Apnoea in Cardiac Surgery Patients in Asian Population, Principal Investigator(PI), 2012 - 2014 (National)
  • Biologic Bone Cement Enhanced Sternal closure following sternotomy in open heart surgery patients : A Randomized Controlled Trial, Consultant, 2012 - 2014 (National)
  • Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG) - HTM (Wellness)
  • Unrecognized Obstructive Sleep Apnoea in Cardiac Surgery Patients in the Asian Population, Principal Investigator(PI), 19/06/2012 to 18/06/2014, (e-Finance) Research University (Government)
  • SUPERVISION
    Academic Adviser
    (Total of Student),(No. of Contact Hours),(Academic Session)
  • 12, -1, 2018/2019
  • 3, 1, 2019/2020
  • Postgraduate Student
    (Title of Thesis),(Name of Candidates),(Institution),(Academic Level)
    Ongoing
    • Lung Cancer Screening - Public , Medical and Administrative View, Sivanesan a/l Ramasamy, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • -, SIM CHIEN CHUEN, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • THE USE OF CELL SAVER IN MINIMIZING POST-OPERATIVE INFLAMMATION AND BLOOD TRANSFUSION IN ELECTIVE CORONARY ARTERY BYPASS SURGERY IN UMMC, NURHAMIZAH BINTI ZULKIFLI, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • -, SIM CHIEN CHUEN, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Home Based Exercise Training As A Continuation of Out-Patient Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program For COPD: A PILOT STUDY, ANMOL KAUR A/P MANJIT SINGH, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • ENHANCED PHYSIOTHERAPY INTERVENTION IN THORACIC SURGERY IN UMMC: PULMONARY REHABILITATION IMPACTS, ANMOL KAUR, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • -, SIM CHIEN CHUEN, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Prospective Study Comparing the Role of Cardiac Rehabilitation in Patients Undergoing Open Heart Surgery, Dr Yusma, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    Completed
    • -, SAIDAH BINTI MOHD SAHID, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Assessment of the native left internal mammary artery in patients in UMMC, Ashraf Cadersa, 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)
    • -, CADERSA MUHAMMAD ASHRAF, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • 3D Prototype Rapid Printing Heart Model as a teaching tool for medical students, Dr Nanthini Ponnuvelu, 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)
    • -, NANTHINI PONNUVELU, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • -, KIRAN KAUR A/P AMER SINGH, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • -, KIRAN KAUR A/P AMER SINGH, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    Other
    • NUMERICAL SIMULATIONS ON EFFECTS OF REHOLOGICAL PROPERTIES IN BLOOD FLOW, AMIRUL FAIZ BIN ABDUL MUTHALIB, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    Undergraduate Student
    (Title of Thesis),(Academic Session)
    Ongoing
    • Tricuspid valve surgery a review of cases in a single institution, 2010/2011
    • Pre Internship UMMP, 2018/2019
    Completed
    • Elective Posting Phase 3 a, 2010/2011
    SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY ACTIVITIES
    (Contribution to Society),(Duration),(Level)
    • APPOINTMENT AS A PANEL REVIEWER FOR UMSC CA.R.E FUND (RESEARCH GRANT) CYCLE 1/2021, 11/04/2021 to 11/04/2021
    • Cardiothoracic National Curriculum Round Table Discussion, 12/12/2019 to 12/12/2019
    • Sabri Malai Yatra Group, 18/11/2019 to 21/11/2019
    • Chairman National Curriculum for Cardiothoracic Surgery, 05/04/2019 to 06/04/2020
    • National Trainer for Malaysian Board of Cardiothoracic Surgery and monthly teaching for the MBCTS candidates, 14/12/2018 to 01/12/2021
    • University Represenatitive at National Level for National Thoracic Database, 13/01/2018 to 12/01/2019
    • Journal of Interventional Pulmonology and Thoracic Surgery - Editorial, 01/11/2017 to 31/12/2018
    • 1st National Aortic Workshop - Organising Chairman, 24/07/2017 to 29/07/2017
    • Reviewer of Articles Malaysian Journal Medicine, 01/07/2017 to 30/09/2017
    • Organiser National Aortic MDT, 13/01/2017 to 21/04/2017
    • FRCS Cardiothoracic Teaching - National Level for Masters in Cardiothoracic Surgery ( 1st Batch ), 13/01/2017 to 13/01/2017
    • Sabrimali Yatra Group , 21/11/2013 to 24/11/2013
    • Sabri malai yatra group, 2021
    • Bukit Gasing Ambulance Service, 2021
    ACADEMIC/PROFESSIONAL SERVICES
    Evaluation Activity
    (Activity),(Duration),(Category)
  • Journal of Health and Translation Medicine ( JUMMEC), 2021 to 2023 (Article in Journal)
  • 19th Annual Scientific Meeting Malaysian Association of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Society, 2018 to 2018 (MATCVS)
  • Malaysian Medical Journal , 2017 to 2021 (Article in Journal)
  • Journal of Interventional Pulmonology and Thoracic Surgery, 2017 (Article in Journal)
  • Academic/Technical Contribution
    (Activity),(Organisation),(Duration),(Role)
  • Chairman National Curriculum Project for Cardiothoracic Surgery, National Curriculum Project, 2018 - 2022 (Project Leader)
  • AWARD AND STEWARDSHIP
    (Name of Award/Stewardship),(Awarding Institution),(Year Awarded),(Type of Award)
    • APPRECIATION LETTER, Faculty of Medicine, 2021 (RESEARCH)
    • ICH GCP Obligations of Investigators Conducting Clinical Trials ( GCP02 Ver 4.1), MERCK, 2021 (RESEARCH)
    • CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENT SERVICE, University of Malaya, 2020 (CERTIFICATE)
    • Asia Pacific Society of Infection Control Safe Surgery Award, Asia Pacific Society of Infection, 2020 (COMPETITION)
    • Patient Satisfaction Award, University Malaya Medical Centre, 2020 (SERVICES)
    • Young Investigator Award, MATCVS, 2019 (RESEARCH)
    • Francis Fontan Scholarship, European Board Of Cardiothoracic Surgery, 2019 (EDUCATION)
    • CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENT SERVICE, University of Malaya, 2019 (CERTIFICATE)
    • Young Investigator Award, Malaysian Association of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Society, 2017 (COMPETITION)
    • Gold Medalist European Board of Cardiothoracic Surgery Examination, European Board of Cardiothoracic Surgery, 2016 (EDUCATION)
    • Certification of Appreciation for Patient Care, University Malaya Medical Center, 2013 (SPECIAL)
    • Young Investigator Award, Malaysian Association of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Society, 2011 (RESEARCH)
    • Al Hadi Gold Medalist for Conjoint Board Masters in General Surgery Examination Malaysia ( Overall Best Student ), Conjoint Board General Surgery Examination and College of Surgeons Malaysia, 2010 (EDUCATION)
    • Best MRCS candidate for Asia Centre ( Kuala Lumpur ), Royal College of Surgeons Edinbrugh, 2006 (EDUCATION)
    CONSULTANCY PROJECT
    (Project title),(Organisation),(Duration),(Role),(Level)
    • Visiting Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon Hospital Raja Permaisuri Bainun Ipoh, Ministry of Health Malaysia, 01/06/2018 to 01/06/2025 (National)
    • Visiting Consultant for Complex Aortic Surgery Penang GH, Ministry of Health Malaysia, 01/06/2021 to 01/06/2021 (National)
    • Aortic Arch Surgery - Frozen Elephant Trunk - Ministry of Health Malaysia, Ministry of Health Malaysia, 01/12/2020 to 01/12/2020 (National)
    • Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgery ( Complex Aortic Surgery - Open and Endovascular ) IJN, Institute Jantung Negara, 01/06/2020 to 01/06/2021 (National)
    • Organising Chairman National Aortic Meeting, Institut Jantung Negara, 01/02/2017 to 01/02/2019 (National)
    • Expert Advice on Surgical Safety Meeting in Taiwan, 3M Malaysia, 01/02/2017 to 01/02/2017 (International)
    • Organising Chairman KL Review Course, MATCVS, 01/02/2018 to 01/02/2019 (International)
    • Organising Chairman 19th Annual Scientific Meeting Malaysian Association of Thoracic Cardiovascular Society ( MATCVS ) , MATCVS, 01/02/2018 to 01/02/2018 (National)
    • Member Board of Governors Malaysian Board of Cardiothoracic Surgery ( MBCTS ), Malaysian Board of Cardiothoracic Surgery, 01/01/2019 to 01/01/2021 (National)
    • Visiting Consultant cardiothoracic Surgeon, Institute Jantung Negara, 01/07/2019 to 01/07/2019 (National)
    • Reviewer Medical Journal of Malaysia, Medical Journal of Malaysia, 01/06/2018 to 01/06/2022 (National)
    • Lung Care Continuum - Setting up a National Nodule Clinic and National Thoracic Database, Ministry of Health Malaysia , 01/12/2018 to 01/12/2019 (National)
    • Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon, University Malaya Specialist Centre, 01/12/2017 to 01/12/2018 (National)
    • Lung Care Continuum Malaysia, Medtronic Malaysia and Ministry Health Malaysia, 01/12/2016 to 01/12/2018 (National)
    PAPER PRESENTED
    (Title),(Event),(Date Presented),(Organiser),(Level)
    CONFERENCE
  • EACTS Annual Scientific Meeting 2020, EACTS Annual Scientific Meeting, 08/10/2020 to 10/10/2020, EACTS (International)
  • Imaging In Thoracic Surgery, 2nd KL Review Course, 25/07/2019 to 28/07/2019, UM-IJN- Birmingham Review Course UK (International)
  • PLEANARY SPEAKER
  • Frozen Elephant Trunk Tips and Tricks, Aortic Arch Replacement Workshop, 02/06/2021 to 02/06/2021, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery Hospital Pulau Pinang (National)
  • MDT Discussion on Lung Cancer Treatment, CTS Forum for Lung Cancer, 10/04/2021 to 10/04/2021, Astra Zeneca  (National)
  • Aortic Valve Replacement and Bentall Surgery, Basic and Advance Cardiac Skill Workshop, 20/03/2021 to 09/04/2021, Medtronic Malaysia (National)
  • Opening Speech from Cardiothoracic Surgery Unit, World Heart Day Pusat Perubatan University Malaya, 11/10/2017 to 11/10/2017, Unit Cardiology PPUM (University)
  • INVITED SPEAKER
  • Evolution of Wound Healing, Clash of Times: Traditional and Modern Medicine , 22/05/2021 to 22/05/2021, MAHSA Medical Society (National)
  • Lets Talk About VATS, NURSING WEBINAR SESSION 8/2021 (SURGERY) , 19/05/2021 to 19/05/2021, NURSING DEVELOPMENT, NURSING DEPARTMENT & TRAINING DIVISION, DEPARTMENT OF PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND MEDICAL DEVELOPMENT UMMC (National)
  • A multidisciplinary team case forum to optimize treatment outcomes in stage III lung cancer patients, A multidisciplinary team case forum to optimize treatment outcomes in stage III lung cancer patients, 26/04/2021 to 26/04/2021, Astra Zeneca  (International)
  • A Day in the life of a Surgeon , AstraZeneca s Lung Cancer Team Workshop , 18/01/2021 to 18/01/2021, Astra Zeneca (National)
  • Multidiscipline team approach in preoperative care of patient - Malaysian Surgical Student's Society, MSSM Annual General Meeting, 19/12/2020 to 19/12/2020, MSSM (National)
  • SPECIALTY SPOTLIGHT WEBINAR: CARDIOTHORACIC SURGERY, SPECIALTY SPOTLIGHT WEBINAR: CARDIOTHORACIC SURGERY - MALAYSIAN SURGICAL STUDENT'S SOCIETY, 30/11/2020 to 30/11/2020, MSSS (National)
  • Aortic Root Pathophysiology, Bentall Procedure - Two Part Webinar Series, 21/11/2020 to 21/11/2020, Abbott (International)
  • Multiportal, Uniportal and Microportal Lobectomy - Advantages and Disadvantages, UM-CGMH Joint Webinar on Lung Cancer, 20/11/2020 to 20/11/2020, University Malaya and Chang Gung Medical Foundation (International)
  • Post COVID Return to Surgical Practice - RCSEd Webinar Series, Royal College of Surgeon Edinburgh Covid 19 Webinar Series, 24/08/2020 to 24/08/2020, RCSEd (International)
  • Expert Panelist - Surgicel Powder Forum Discussion, Surgical Powder - Clinical Experience, 19/08/2020 to 19/08/2020, Johnson and Johnson Malaysia (International)
  • Lung Cancer Screening, South East Asia Thoracic Society (SEATS) Webinar ( Weekly), 15/06/2020 to 15/06/2020, SEATS (International)
  • Training in the NHS, Training in the NHS: What does it take ?, 17/01/2020 to 17/01/2020, Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh (International)
  • Surgical Treatment in early lung cancer , Lung Cancer Workshop - Back to Basic, 30/11/2019 to 30/11/2019, Department of Respiratory Medicine University Malaya (University)
  • Meet the Experts, Malaysian Students Surgical Symposium 2019 , 16/11/2019 to 16/11/2019, Malaysian Student Surgical Society (National)
  • Panelist for 2 MDT sessions, ECHO Malaysia 2019, 02/11/2019 to 03/11/2019, Society of Cardiac Imaging Malaysia (National)
  • Uniportal Vats Fellowship - Carrier Development, 33rd Annual Meeting European Association of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery , 03/10/2019 to 05/10/2019, EACTS (International)
  • Lecture: The natural history and genetic basis of thoracic aneurysms Lecture: Setting up an Endovascular Team: How we did it in Malaysia, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh MATCVS Inaugural Aortic Symposium, 22/09/2019 to 22/09/2019, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (International)
  • Coronary Anastomosis and OPCAB Workshop, MATCVS 20th Annual Scientific Meeting, and 1st Joint Biennial Southeast Asian Regional Congress on Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 20/09/2019 to 22/09/2019, MATCVS (International)
  • Surgical therapies for Mesotheliomas - An update, 22nd Asian Congress of Surgery in Conjunction with the Annual Scientific Congress of the College of Surgeons, Malaysia, 02/08/2019 to 04/08/2019, College of Surgeons, Malaysia (International)
  • The Role of TEVAR in Acute Type B Aortic Dissection, Weekly Hospital CME PPUM, 20/03/2019 to 20/03/2019, PPUM (University)
  • Lung Cancer Awareness and Surgical Options for Lung Cancer, Evolving Options in the Management of Lung Cancer, 23/02/2019 to 23/02/2019, University Malaya Specialist Centre (National)
  • Cryoflex lesion stratergy and Case Presentations, Lunch Symposium Talk in MATCVS - Cryoablation for MAZE procedure, 11/08/2018 to 11/08/2018, Medtronic Malaysia and MATCVS (National)
  • SoTM Stappling, Pre Congress MATCVS - Science of Tissue Management , 09/08/2018 to 09/08/2018, MATCVS , College of Surgeons Malaysia and Johnson and Johnson Malaysia (National)
  • Updates and Guidelines in TEVAR, IJN REVIEW COURSE IN THORACIC AND THORACOABDOMINAL AORTIC SURGERY & BENTALL'S WORKSHOP and VALVE SPARING ROOT REPLACEMENT WET LAB , 04/08/2018 to 04/08/2018, UMMC and IJN (International)
  • Proposal for Lung Cancer Gene Screening Study, 5th National Lung Care Continuum Meeting, 13/01/2018 to 13/01/2018, Medtronic Malaysia (National)
  • VATS Bullectomy , Pleurectoomy and Lung Biopsy techniques, 1st Malaysian Animal VATS workshop, 14/11/2017 to 15/11/2017, Johnson and Johnson Malaysia and MATCVS (National)
  • Myocardial Protection, Pre Congress MATCVS, 12/10/2017 to 12/10/2017, MATCVS (National)
  • Moderator Bio Bentall Workshop, Bio Bentall Workshop, 11/10/2017 to 11/10/2017, MATCVS and Abbot Medical (National)
  • Heart Team as a team approach in patient management, World Heart Day PPUM, 11/10/2017 to 11/10/2017, Unit Cardiology (University)
  • Reduction of SSI in Cardiovascular Surgeries, 6th 3M Safety in Surgical Services Leadership Summit, 31/08/2017 to 03/09/2017, 3M Health Care Academy (International)
  • Valve sparing Aortic Root Replacement, IJN Review Course in Aortic Surgery - Valve Sparing Aortic Root Replacement, 29/07/2017 to 29/07/2017, IJN (International)
  • Heart Team Approach to Treat Patients, Weekly Hospital CME PPUM, 31/05/2017 to 31/05/2017, University Malaya Medical Centre (University)
  • Setting up a nodule clinic in PPUM, 4th Lung Care Continuum Malaysia, 13/05/2017 to 13/05/2017, Medtronic Malaysia and Ministry of Health Malaysia (National)
  • Thoraflex Hybrid Experience, Thoraflex Hybrid Workshop, 06/03/2017 to 07/03/2017, Vascutek Terumo (National)
  • Surgical Management of Valvular Heart Disease, Cardiac Critical Care Nursing Seminar, 21/09/2012 to 21/09/2012, Nursing School University Malaya (University)
  • Life as A Master Student, IMU Surgical Meeting - A Step onto the Surgical Ladder, 16/06/2012 to 16/06/2012, IMU Surgical Society (National)
  • Surviving Surgical TRaining - from a recent survivor ( Life , Family and the Surgical Lifestyle - Postcards from the front line ), 81st Annual Scientific Congress , Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, 06/05/2012 to 10/05/2012, Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (International)
  • EVENT ORGANISER
  • My Uniportal VATS Journey, 1st Uniportal VATS Masterclass, 06/08/2019 to 07/08/2019, Cardiothoracic Division University Malaya (National)
  • Landmark Trials in Cardiothoracic Surgery, 2nd KL Review Course, 25/07/2019 to 28/07/2019, UM-IJN-Birmingham Review UK (International)
  • Pre operative Workup for Thoracic Surgery, 2nd KL Review Course, 25/07/2019 to 28/07/2019, University Malaya - IJN - Birmingham Review Course UK (International)
  • Mesothelioma Management - Current Updates, 2nd KL Review Course, 25/07/2019 to 28/07/2019, UM-IJN-Birmingham Review UK (International)
  • Current Updates in TEVAR, 3rd National Aortic Symposium, 29/06/2019 to 29/06/2019, University Malaya Medical Centre and IJN (National)
  • Thoracic MDT Case discussions, Annual Scientific Meeting MATCVS 2018, 10/08/2018 to 12/08/2018, MATCVS (National)
  • Thoracic Instruments Station Viva, KL Review Course 2018, 07/08/2018 to 08/08/2018, MATCVS and Birmingham Review Organisers (International)
  • TEVAR in Current Setting, KL Review Course 2018, 07/08/2018 to 08/08/2018, MATCVS and Birmingham Review Course Organiser (International)
  • Landmark Trials in Cardiothoracic Surgery - Interactive Viva, KL Review Course 2018, 07/08/2018 to 08/08/2018, MATCVS and Birmingham Review Course Organisers (International)
  • Mesothelioma - Management Based on Current Best Evidence, Kuala Lumpur Review Course 2018, 07/08/2018 to 08/08/2018, MATCVS and Birmingham Review Course Organisers (International)
  • MAZE Workshop with Cryoablation probe, MAZE workshop , 19/09/2017 to 20/09/2017, MEDTRONIC- PPUM Cardiothoracic Surgery (University)
  • Total Aortic Arch Replacement and Redo sternotomy with Bentall Surgery Thoracoabdominal Aneurysm Repair Surgery Valve Sparing Aortic Root Replacement, 1st National Aortic Workshop, 24/07/2017 to 28/07/2017, IJN - UMMC (National)
  • Emcee for Opening Ceremony and Activity for Day 1 of Conferrance, Annual Scientific Meeting College of Surgeons Malaysia 2013, 31/05/2013 to 02/06/2013, Academy of Medicine Malaysia (National)
  • introduction to the event and case summary of patient, Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Surgery Workshop, 05/11/2012 to 05/11/2012, Braun Medicals and Cardiothoracic Surgery University Malaya (National)
  • Metatatic Adrenal Carcinoma presenting as intracardiac mass with SVC obstruction, 14th Annual Scientific Meeting MATCVS 2011, 17/11/2011 to 19/11/2011, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery University Malaya (National)
  • Awake Single Port VATS Pleurodesis for Malignant Pleural Effusion - Initial Experience in UMMC, 14th Anual Scientific Meeting MATCVS 2011, 17/11/2011 to 19/11/2011, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery University Malaya (National)
  • Case Report of Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Thymus, 14th Annual Scientific Meeting MATCVS 2011, 17/11/2011 to 19/11/2011, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery University Malaya (National)
  • Excision of Askin Tumor of the chest wall - A combined approach between Cardiothoracic and Plastic Team UMMC, 14th Annual Scientific Meeting MATCVS 2011, 17/11/2011 to 19/11/2011, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery University Malaya (National)
  • A 6 year review of surgically resected lung carcinoma - UMMC experience, 14th Annual Scientific Meeting MATCVS 2011, 17/11/2011 to 19/11/2011, Departemnt of Cardiothoracic Surgery University Malaya (National)
  • ORAL PRESENTER
  • A flowmeter technique to exclude internal mammary artery anatomises error in an arrested heart, Young Investigator award MATCVS 2018, 11/08/2018 to 11/08/2018, MATCVS (National)
  • MODERATE AORTIC VALVE REGURGITATION IN THE SETTING OF VSD ; IS CONCOMITANT AORTIC VALVE INTERVENTION WARRENTED ?, 22nd ATCSA 2012, 15/11/2012 to 17/11/2013, National Heart Institute (International)
  • Awake Single Port VATS pleurodesis - Initial Experience in UMMC, 6th General Assembly Asian Pacific Organization for Cancer Preventation, 26/04/2012 to 29/04/2012, Asian Pacific Organization for CAncer Prventation  (International)
  • Moderate aortic valve regurgitation in the setting of vsd; Is concomitant aortic valve intervention warrented ?, The 4th Congress of Asia - Pacific Peditric Cardiac Society, 04/04/2012 to 07/04/2012, Taiwan Society of Pediatric Cardiology , Cardiac Children's Foundation Taiwan (International)
  • Early Postoperative Hemodynamics and Clinical Outcomes of Patients Receiving Freedom Solo Aortic Valve Replacement in UMMC, 8th Congress of Update in Cardiology and Cardiovascular Surgery(UCCS) , 01/03/2012 to 04/03/2012, Turkey Cardiovascular Society (International)
  • Surgical management of aortic valve prolapse associated with ventricular septal defects; Long term results comparing various techniques in aortic valve repair, 8th Congress of Update in Cardiology and Cardiovascular Surgery(UCCS), 01/03/2012 to 04/03/2012, Turkey Cardiovascular Society (International)
  • Surgical Management of Aortic Valve Prolapse in the setting of VSD ; Long term results comparing various techniques of aortic valve repair., Kuala Lumpur Valve Summit 2011, 06/10/2011 to 08/10/2011, National Heart Institute (International)
  • Surgical management of aortic valve prolapse associated with ventricular septal defects; Long term results comparing various techniques in aortic valve repair, Joint Meeting of 19th Annual Meeting of the Asian Society for Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery ( ASCVTS ) and 21st Annual Congress of the Association of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeons of Asia ( ATCSA ), 26/05/2011 to 29/05/2011, The Society of Thoracic Surgeons of Thailand (International)
  • POSTER PRESENTER
  • An Unusual Place to be : Metastatic Pericardial Liposarcoma, 27th Asian Cardiovascular and Thoracic Society ( ASCVTS ) and 65th IACTS CON, 21/02/2019 to 24/02/2019, Indian Cardiovascular and Thoracic Society (International)
  • Case Series : Multidisciplinary Team Approach to Patient Care and Management in a Local Hospital, 19th Annual Scientific Meeting MATCVS, 10/08/2018 to 12/08/2018, MATCVS (National)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumour in Neurofibromatosis - A thoracic Surgical Approach, 19th ANNUAL scientific Meeting MATCVS, 10/08/2018 to 12/08/2018, MATCVS (National)
  • Case Presentation Axillary Artery Cannulation on a Case of Dilated Ascending Aorta, 19th Annual ScientificMeeting MATCVS 2018, 10/08/2018 to 12/08/2018, MATCVS (National)
  • CICU Experience in Creating CICU Protocol Book in PPUM, 19th Annual Scientific Meeting MATCVS 2018, 10/08/2018 to 12/08/2018, MATCVS (National)
  • Management of Concomitant Lung Cancer and Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm, 19th MATCVS Annual Scientific Meeting, 10/08/2018 to 12/08/2018, MATCVS (National)
  • Lung Cancer and Infrarenal Aortic Aneurysm Management in A Single Patient - An MDT Approach for Holistic Care, Asian Cardiovascular and Thoracic Society Annual Scientific Meeting, 25/05/2018 to 27/05/2018, ASCVTS (International)
  • Partial Sternectomy and Chest wall Reconstruction Done for Metastatic Follicular Cancer of Thyroid Gland, Asian Cardiovascular and Thoracic Society Annual Scientific Meeting, 24/05/2018 to 27/05/2018, ACVTS (International)
  • An Unusual Place to be : Metastatic Pericardial Liposarcoma, Annual Scientific Meeting MATCVS, 12/10/2017 to 14/10/2017, MATCVS (National)
  • My Follicular Breast Bone : Partial Sternectomy done for a curious case of metastatic Follicular Cancer of the Thyroid Gland, Annual Scientific Meeting MATCVS, 12/10/2017 to 14/10/2017, MATCVS (National)
  • Creepy Carcinoid : An Asymptomatic Typical Low Grade Neuroendocrine Tumour of the middle lobe of the right lung, Annual Scientific Meeting MATCVS, 12/10/2017 to 14/10/2017, MATCVS (National)
  • My Follicular Breast Bone : Partial Sternectomy Done for A curious Case of Metastatic Follicular Cancer of the Thyroid Gland : A case Report, College of Surgeons Malaysia Annual Scientific Meeting, 19/05/2017 to 21/05/2017, College of Surgeons Malaysia (National)
  • Creepy Carcinoid An Asymptomatic Typical Low Grade Neuroendocrine Tumor of the Middle Lobe : A case report, College of Surgeons Annual Scientific Meeting, 19/05/2017 to 21/05/2017, College of Surgeons Malaysia (National)
  • The use of SILS for Bullectomy and Sympathectomy - An initial experience in UMMC, ATCSA 2012, 16/11/2012 to 18/11/2012, National Heart Institute (International)
  • A Non Tuberculous Mycobacterium cause of pericardial effusion in a immunocompetent patient - a rare entity, ATCSA 2012, 16/11/2012 to 18/11/2012, National Heart Institute (International)
  • The use of SILS for Bullectomy and Sympathectomy - An initial experience in UMMC, ATCSA 2012, 16/11/2012 to 18/11/2012, National Heart Institute (International)
  • Supraclavicular Abscess as an Apical Lung Mass A Case Report, 22nd ATCSA , 2012, 15/11/2012 to 18/11/2012, National Heart Institute (International)
  • The Importance of DVT Prophylaxis in Pregnancy, 22nd ATCSA , 2012, 15/11/2012 to 18/11/2012, National Heart Institute (International)
  • Moderate aortic valve regurgitation in the setting of vsd; Is concomitant aortic valve intervention warrented ?, 8th Congress of Update in Cardiology and Cardiovascular Surgery(UCCS) , 01/03/2012 to 04/03/2012, Turkey Cardiovascular Society (International)
  • PRESENTER
  • Complex Thoracic Oncology - Pushing the Boundaries of Conventional Surgery, Breakfast@FOM Episode 2 / 2021, 20/01/2021 to 20/01/2021, Faculty of Medicine (University)
  • OTHERS
  • Chairperson for symposium plenary lectures and video in a box, Annual Scientific Meeting MATCVS, 12/10/2017 to 14/10/2017, MATCVS (National)
  • Open Saphenous Vein Harvest Versus Endoscopic Saphenous Vein Harvest: A Histology and Immunohistochemistry Study Comparison, European Association of Cardiothoracic Surgery Meeting Annual Scientific Meeting, 07/10/2017 to 11/10/2017, EACTS (International)
  • Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Surgery, Kuala Lumpur Valve Summit 2013, 22/08/2013 to 24/08/2013, National heart institute (International)
  • Efficacy in controlling bleeding post coronary artery bypass surgery using combination of local application of tranexamic acid and intravenous tranexamic compared to intravenous tranexamic acid alone.: A randomized clinical trial, Ethicon prize presentation , College of Surgeons Annual Scientific Meeting 2013, 01/06/2013 to 01/06/2013, College of Surgeons Malaysia and Ethicon Johnson and Johnson (National)
  • Assessment Of The Native Left Internal Mammary Artery In Patients In Ummc( best poster presentation ), Annual scientific meeting , college of surgeons 2013, 30/05/2013 to 02/06/2013, College of surgeons malaysia (National)