PERSONAL DETAIL


ASSOCIATE PROF. DR. SEE MEE HOONG

Associate Professor
Department of Surgery
Faculty of Medicine
 
  +60379493642
  smhoong76@um.edu.my
 Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, W.Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
 
Homepage
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Publons Link
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PubMed ID Link
  https://orcid.org/0000-0002-3966-3368

BIOGRAPHY


Associate Prof Dr. See Mee-Hoong, MD (UPM), Master of Surgery (UM), Breast Surgery (Fellowship UM-Mahidol University, Thailand)

Associate Prof. Dr See Mee-Hoong is a senior lecturer in University Malaya and Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon at University Malaya Medical Center (UMMC). She obtained her undergraduate degree from University Putra Malaysia in 2003. Subsequently, she completed her Master Degree of Surgery (General) from University Malaya in May 2011. She joined University Malaya Medical Faculty in 2012 as a clinical lecturer (subspecializing in Breast Oncoplastic Surgery). She was promoted to associate professor in 2019. Currently, she is a Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon in University Malaya Medical Centre and University Malaya Specialist Center. She was an honorary fellow of Breast Oncoplastic Surgical Training in Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand in 2013.

After came back from her fellowship, she is currently actively involved in different area of research in University Malaya. Her field of interest are mainly in Clinical Breast Surgical Oncology such as new techniques such as minimally invasive breast surgeries. Apart from this, she is very active in clinical trials such as breast cancer oncological treatments such as few clinical trials such as risk for breast cancer, Intraoperative Radiotherapy (TARGIT B Trial), improving outcome for breast conserving surgery and oncology treatment for Her-2 positive breast cancer (Samsung Trial and TROIKA Trial), Epidemiology research and Biomarkers research for breast cancers. She is the vice chairman of Breast and Endocrine Chapter, and member of College of Surgeon and Breast Surgery International (BSI).


ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification), (Institution).



PROFESSIONAL
(Organisation), (Role), (Year), (Level).


  • Academy of Medicine Malaysia, Member, 2014, (National)
  • Breast Chapter, Academy of Medicine, Active Member, 2015, (National)
  • Breast Surgery International (BSI), Active Member, 2016, (International)
  • Breast Chapter, Vice-chairman, 2018, (National)
  • Women in Surgery Chapter, College of Surgeon, Malaysia Azademy Medicine, Active Member, 2018, (National)
  • Academy of Medicine Malaysia (CPD REVIEWER FOR BREAST SURGERY), Reviewer, 2019, (University)
  • National Breast and Endocrine Training Board ( MOH), Member, Steering Committee, 2020 to 2023, (National)
  • Asian Breast Surgery Forum, Chairperson, 2020, (International)
  • Breast and Endocrine Chapter, College of Surgeon, Malaysian Academy of Medicine, Vice-chairman, 2020 to 2022, (National)
  • Annals of Breast Diseases - Association of Breast Surgeons of India (ABSI), Board Member, 2020, (International)
  • National CPD Reviewer Board, Reviewer, 2021 to 2023, (National)
  • International Journal of Surgery (Open Access), Editorial Board Member, 2021, (International)

ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role), (Level), (Start date),(End Date).


  • Examiner / Assesor, Faculty, 11/01/2021 to 14/01/2021
  • Programme Coordinator, Faculty, 01/01/2020 to 31/12/2020 (Coordinator in Dep Of Surgery -Oncology and Palliative Block)
  • Head of Unit, Faculty, 01/01/2020 to 31/12/2020 (Head of Breast Unit and Breast Cancer Resource Centre)
  • Pemeriksa Pemeriksaan Akhir Part 2 Conjoint General Surgery, National, 26/11/2018 to 28/11/2018
  • Coordinator, Faculty, 04/07/2018 to 06/07/2018 (Coordinator Stage 3 Supplementary Barrier Assessment for UMMP 2018)
  • Penemuduga Program Sarjana Muda Perubatan dan Sarjana Muda Pembedahan 2018, University Malaya, 30/05/2018 to 01/06/2018
  • Pemeriksa Peperiksaan Ijazah Sarjana Surgeri (Klinikal and Viva), National, 02/05/2018 to 04/05/2018
  • Pemeriksa Permarkahan Teori Pemeriksaan Ijazah Sarjana Surgeri, National, 17/04/2018 to 17/04/2018
  • PEMERIKSA OSCE BAGI PEPERIKSAAN BAHAGIAN 1 IJAZAH SARJANA SURGERI OKT/NOV SESI 2017/2018, University Malaya, 11/11/2017 to 11/11/2017 (Department of Surgery, University Malaya)
  • PEMERIKSA BAGI PEPERIKSAAN AKHIR IJAZAH SARJANA SURGERI (KLINIKAL) OCT/NOV 2017/2018, National, 04/11/2017 to 06/11/2017 (Conjoint Board Exam Part 2 Surgery )
  • Vetting Comittee for Master Part 1 Examination 2017, Faculty, 05/08/2017 to 06/08/2017 (Vetting committee for Part 1 Master of General Surgery Exam)
  • PEMERIKSA KLINIKAL - PEP.AKHIR MBBS SESI 2015/2017, University Malaya, 13/06/2017 to 19/06/2017 (Examiner MBBS (CLINICAL))
  • PEMERIKSA KERTAS JAWAPAN (TEORI) BAGI PEPERIKSAAN AKHIR SARJANA SURGERI SESI APRIL/MEI 2017, University Malaya, 06/06/2017 to 06/06/2017 (MBBS 2017)
  • Examiner for Conjoint Board Part 2 Exam for Master of Surgery April/May 2017, National, 13/05/2017 to 15/05/2017 (Conjoint Board Exam)
  • Stage 2 BA (Main & Supplementary) Vetting Session 2017 - Oncology and Palliative block , University Malaya, 04/05/2017 to 04/05/2017 (Vetting committee)
  • Examiner (Theory) Part 2 Conjoint Master of Surgery Exam, National, 27/04/2017 to 27/04/2017 (Examiner in Theory paper)
  • Vetting Committee For Theory Exam - UMMP 3.1 and 3.2 , University Malaya, 15/04/2017 to 15/04/2017 (Daprtment of Surgery)
  • Penemuduga untuk Conjoint Board Master of Surgery Entrance 2017 , National, 07/01/2017 to 07/01/2017 (Entrance for Master of Surgery Candidate)
  • Head of Unit, Faculty, 01/01/2017 (Clinical Head Breast Surgery Unit, General Surgery DIvision, Department of Surgery)
  • Internal Examiner, Faculty, 19/09/2016 to 21/10/2016 (Master of Clinical Oncology Final Examination Session 2016/2017, November - Invited Internal Examiner for Research evaluation)
  • Consultant General and Breast Surgeon, University Malaya, 18/07/2016 to 17/07/2020 (Appointed as consultant general and breast oncoplastic surgeon)
  • JAWATANKUASA HOUSEMAN SERVICE COMMITTEE BIL. 1/2016 , Faculty, 25/05/2016 to 01/05/2019 (Under PPUM)
  • Coordinator, University Malaya, 01/08/2015 to 31/12/2016 (UM Postgraduate candidate rotation for General Surgery)
  • Committee Member for National Postgraduate Curiculum Commiittee (Surgery), University Malaya, 01/12/2014 (Postgraduate Curiculum Commiittee (Surgery))
  • Assistance Examination Coordinator Master Surgery Part 1, University Malaya, 12/11/2014 to 27/11/2014 (PEPERIKSAAN (BAHAGIAN I) IJAZAH SARJANA SURGERI, SURGERI ORTOPEDIK DAN OTORINOLARINGOLOGI- SURGERI KEPALA DAN LEHER SESI NOVEMBER 2014)
  • Assistance Examination Coordinator Master of Surgery part 1, Faculty, 15/04/2014 to 29/01/2014 (PEPERIKSAAN (BAHAGIAN I) IJAZAH SARJANA SURGERI, SURGERI ORTOPEDIK DAN OTORINOLARINGOLOGI- SURGERI KEPALA DAN LEHER SESI APRIL 2013 (ULANGAN))
  • House officer Assitance Coordinator, Faculty, 01/09/2012 to 31/07/2013

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area).


  • Surgery (ERAS for Immediate Breast Reconstruction)
  • Medical and Health Sciences, Clinical Medicine (Breast Volumetric)
  • Surgery (Hybrid Technique of immediate breast reconstruction for latissmus Dorsi Flap and autologous fat transfer)
  • Surgery (Breast Oncological, Risk Reducing Surgeries and Reconstruction Surgeries)
  • Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy (Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy)
  • Endoscopic and Minimally Invasive Breast Surgery (Endoscopic and Minimally Invasive Breast Surgery)
  • Medical and Health Sciences, Radiotheraphy (IORT)
  • Breast Oncoplastic Surgery (Breast Oncoplastic Surgery)


RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
(Publication).


Article in Academic Journals

2021
  • Farhana Fadzli , Kartini Rahmat , Marlina Tanty Ramli , Faizatul Izza Rozalli, Teoh Kean Hooi, Ahmad Nazran Fadzli,See Mee Hoong, Norlisah Mohd Ramli , Nur Aishah Mohd Taib . Spectrum of imaging findings of papillary breast disease: A radiopathological review in a tertiary centre. Medicine (2021) (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ping-Lei Chui, Suetyen Wai,Lee-Lee Lai Mee-Hoong See, Seng Beng Tan. (2021). Mindful breathing: Effect of 5-minutes mindful practice on perceived stress and mindfulness among patients with cancer. Clinical journal of Nursing Oncology. (Q3) doi: 10.1188/21.CJON.174-180. (ISI-Indexed)
  • COVIDSurg Collaborative, GlobalSurg Collaborative (2021). Timing of surgery following SARS-CoV-2infection: and international prospective cohort study. Anaesthesia, doi: 10.1111/anae.15458 (early view) (ISI-Indexed)
  • Mei-Sze Teh, Li-Ying Teoh, Suniza Jamaris, Lee-Lee Lai, Mee-Hoong See. (2021). Outcomes of Asian Women Treated With Grisotti Flap Reconstruction for Centrally Located Breast Cancers: 5-Years Single Institutional Experience. Annals of Plastic Surgery.doi: 10.1097/SAP.0000000000002631. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Li Ping Wong, Lee Lee Lai, Mee Hoong See, Haridah Alias, Mahmoud Danaee, Chuo Yew Ting, Peter Seah Keng Tok. (2021). Psychological distress among cancer survivors during implementation of a nationwide Movement Control Order over the COVID-19 pandemic. Supportive Care in Cancer. DOI:10.21203/rs.3.rs-64258/v1 (ISI-Indexed)

2020
  • Kong YC, Bhoo-Pathy N, O'Rorke M, Shridevi Subramaniam, Nanthini T Bhoo-Pathy, Mee-Hoong See, Suniza Jamaris, Kean-Hooi Teoh , Anita Z Bustam, Lai-Meng Looi , Nur Aishah Taib, Cheng-Har Yip. The association between methods of biopsy and survival following breast cancer: A hospital registry based cohort study. Medicine (Baltimore). 2020;99(6):e19093. doi:10.1097/MD.0000000000019093 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Tania Islam, Suhaida Musthaffa, See Mee Hoong, Jasmine Filza, Suniza Jamaris, Mao Li Cheng, Faizah Harun, Noraizam Abdullah Din, Zarinah Abd Rahman, Kamar Noraini Mohamed, Gwo Fuang Ho, Ranjit Kaur, Nur Aishah Taib; Development and evaluation of a sustainable video health education program for newly diagnosed breast cancer patients in Malaysia. Support Care Cancer 2020 Sep 23. doi: 10.1007/s00520-020-05776-4. Online ahead of print. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Cheng ML, See MH, Sinnadurai S, Islam T, Alip A, Ng CG, Taib NA; MyBCC Study Group. Adherence rate and the factors contribute toward the surgical adherence of breast cancer in Malaysia. Breast J. 26(3):568-570. doi: 10.1111/tbj.13617. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ng, GH, Teoh LY, Teh MS, et al. (2020). A case series of intestinal obstruction secondary to shiitake mushroom intake during Chinese New Year. Journal of Surgical Case Reports, 10, 1-4. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Vijayananthan A, Ng WL, Teoh SY, See MH, Rahmat K, Jayalakshmi P, et al. Desmoid Type Fibromatosis of the Breast Masquerading as Breast Carcinoma: Value of Dynamic Magnetic Resonance Imaging and its Correlation. Eur J Breast Health DOI: 10.5152/ejbh.2020.5482 (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Anthony Rhodes, Kean-Hooi Teoh, Mee-Hoong See, Kumar Ganesan, Lai-Meng Looi. Breast Cancer Hormone Receptor Testing in Asia: Is It Time to Think Again on Expected Positivity Rates and Methods of Scoring? Pathology 2020. PMID: 32107079: 10.1016/j.pathol.2019.12.006 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Teoh LY, Lai LL, Hanim Aa A, Teh MS, Jamaris S, Yahya A, Ng KH, See MH.Oncological safety and postoperative complications in oncoplastic breast surgery among Asian women: A single institutional review. Breast J. 2020 Sep 29. doi: 10.1111/tbj.14060. Online ahead of print. PMID: 32996224 (ISI-Indexed)
  • N AB MUMIN , K RAHMAT, MT RAMLI HAMID, NG WL, CHAN WY, CHEAH XY, SEE MH, YIP CH. Primary Breast Angiosarcoma: Utilisation of Pre-Surgical Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) for Accurate Tumour Characterization and Planning Current Medical Imaging.Oct 2020 (ISI-Indexed)

2019
  • Wong, W. J.; Mosiun, J. A.; Hidayati, Z.; Balkis, R.; Sharif, S. Z.; Lee, D.; Wahab, M. Y. Abdul; See, M. H.; Suniza, J.; Taib, N. A. (2019). Low Breast Conserving Surgery (BCS) rates in public hospitals in Malaysia: The effect of stage and ethnicity. Breast,136-143. (ISI-Indexed)
  • F. Moradi, N. M. Ung, G. A. Mahdiraji, M. U. Khandaker, M. H. See, N.A. Taib, D. A. Bradley, (2019), Evaluation of Ge-doped silica fibre TLDs for in vivo dosimetry during intraoperative radiotherapy, Phys. Med. Biol. (ISI-Indexed)
  • JA Mosiun, Syafiq I, LY Teoh, MS Teh, PA Chandran, MH See. Gastrointestinal tract metastasis presenting as intussusception in invasive lobular carcinoma of the breast: A case report. International Journal of Surgery Case Reports; Oct 2019 (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Lee-Lee Lai, Mee-Hoong See, Sanjay Rampal, Kee-Seong Ng, Lucy Chan. (2019). Significant factors influencing inadvertent hypothermia in pediatric anesthesia.Journal of Clinical Monitoring and Computing. (ISI-Indexed)
  • U Rajendra Acharya, Kristen M. Meiburger, Joel En Wei Koh, Edward J Ciaccio, N. Arunkumar, Mee Hoong See, Nur Aishah Md Taib, Anushya Vijayananthan, Kartini Rahmat, Farhana Fadzli, Sook Sam Leong, Caroline Judy Westerhout , Angela Chantre Astaiza, Gustavo Ramirez-Gonzalez. A novel algorithm for breast lesion detection using textons and local configuration pattern features with ultrasound imagery. IEEE Access 2019 (ISI-Indexed)

2018
  • Shamsiah Abdul Hamid, MBBS, MRad,a,b Kartini Rahmat, MBBS, MRad, FRCR,a,∗ Marlina Tanty Ramli, MBChB, MRad,a,b Farhana Fadzli, MBChB, MRCP, MRad, FRCR,a Suniza Jamaris, MBBS, MSurg,c Mee Hoong See, MD, MSurg,c Kean Hooi Teoh, MBBCh, MPath,d and Nur Aishah Mohd Taib, MBBS, MRCS, MSurgc. (2018). Radiopathological characteristics and outcomes of phyllodes tumor of the breast in Malaysian women. Medicine (Baltimore), 97(31): e11412. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Patient‐reported outcome measures among breast cancer survivors: A cross‐sectional comparison between Malaysia and high‐income countries Nadia Rajaram1 | Zhi Ying Lim1 | Chin Vern Song1 | Ranjit Kaur2 | Nur Aishah Mohd Taib3 | Mazanah Muhamad4,5 | Wee Loon Ong6 | Maartje Schouwenburg7,8 | Mee Hoong See3 | Soo‐Hwang Teo1,3 | Christobel Saunders9 | Cheng Har Yip10 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Breast-conserving surgery versus mastectomy in young women with breast cancer in Asian settings. S. Sinnadurai1,A.Kwong3, M. Hartman4,E.Y.Tan5, N. T. Bhoo-Pathy2, M. Dahlui2,M.H.See1,C. H. Yip1,N.A.Taib1and N. Bhoo-Pathy (ISI-Indexed)
  • Sa Hamid, K Rahmat, Mt Ramli , F Fadzli, S Jamaris, See Mh, Teoh Kh, Na Taib. Radiopathological Characteristics and Outcomes Of Phyllodes Tumour Of The Breast In Malaysian Women .Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Aug;97(31):e11412 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Tan MM, Ho WK, Yoon SY, Mariapun S, Hasan SN, Lee DS, Hassan T, Lee SY, Phuah SY, Sivanandan K, Ng PP, Rajaram N, Jaganathan M, Jamaris S, Islam T, Rahmat K, Fadzli F, Vijayananthan A, Rajadurai P, See MH, Thong MK, Mohd Taib NA, Yip CH, Teo SH .A case-control study of breast cancer risk factors in 7,663 women in Malaysia. PLoS One. 2018 Sep 14;13(9):e0203469. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0203469 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Suniza Jamaris 1, Leyla Akpolat-Basci 2, Miltiades Stephanou 3, Sarah Wetzig 3, Yueksel Cubuk 4, Johannes Gerharz 4, Ann-Kathrin Bittner 5, Mee Hoong See 1, Cornelia Liedtke 6, Hans-Christian Kolberg 3. Re-Excision Rates in Breast-Conserving Surgery for Invasive Breast Cancer after Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy with and without the Use of a Radiopaque Tissue Transfer and X-ray System.Breast Care (Basel) . 2019 Oct;14(5):302-307. doi: 10.1159/000493017. Epub 2018 Nov 14. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Lim, I.L., Loo, A.V.P., Subrayan, V., Khang, T.F., See, M.H., Alip, A., Taib, N.A.M. (2018). Dosage-dependent reduction of macular pigment optical density in female breast cancer patients receiving tamoxifen adjuvant therapy. The Breast, 39, 117–122. (ISI-Indexed)
  • See, M. H., Bhoo-Pathy, N., Jamaris, S., Kiran, A., Evans, D. G., Yip, C. H., & Taib, N. A. (2017). Low Lifetime Risk of Contralateral Breast Cancer in a Middle-Income Asian Country: Evidence to Guide Post-treatment Surveillance. World journal of Surgery, 1-8. (ISI-Indexed)

2017
  • Yek-Ching Kong, Nirmala Bhoo-Pathy, Shridevi Subramaniam, Nanthini Bhoo-Pathy, Nur Aishah Taib, Suniza Jamaris, Kiran Kaur, Mee-Hoong See, Gwo-Fuang Ho and Cheng-Har Yip. (2017). Advanced Stage at Presentation Remains a Major Factor Contributing to Breast Cancer Survival Disparity between Public and Private Hospitals in a Middle-Income Country. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health, 14(4), 427. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Balakrishnan N, et al. Impact of time since last childbirth on survival of women with premenopausal and postmenopausal breast cancers. World J Surg 2017 (accepted) (ISI-Indexed)
  • Moradi, F., Ung, N. M., Mahdiraji, G. A., Khandaker, M. U., Entezam, A., See, M. H., ... & Bradley, D. A. (2017). Angular dependence of optical fibre thermoluminescent dosimeters irradiated using kilo-and megavoltage X-rays. Radiation Physics and Chemistry, 135 (2017) 4-10 (ISI-Indexed)

2016
  • Article in Journal (ISI-Indexed)
  • Lee, C. S., Taib, N. A. M., Ali, A., Fadzli, F., Harun, F., Rahmat, K., Hoong, S. M., Abdul-Rahman, P. S. and Hashim, O. H. (2016) Unmasking heavily O-glycosylated serum proteins using perchloric acid: identification of serum proteoglycan 4 and protease C1 inhibitor as molecular indicators for screening of breast cancer. PLoS ONE, 11(2): e0149551. (ISI-Indexed)

2015
  • Anxiety, depression, perceived social support and quality of life in Malaysian breast cancer patients: a 1-year prospective study. Chong Guan Ng1*, Salina Mohamed2, Mee Hoong See3, Faizah Harun3, Maznah Dahlui4, Ahmad Hatim Sulaiman1, Nor Zuraida Zainal1, Nur Aishah Taib3 and on behalf of the MyBCC Study group (ISI-Indexed)
  • World Journal of Surgery. 3.7.2015 Breast Cancer Outcomes as Defined by the Estrogen Receptor,Progesterone Receptor, and Human Growth Factor Receptor-2 in a Multi-ethnic Asian Country S. Subramaniam1 N. Bhoo-Pathy2 N. A. Taib3 G. H. Tan3 M. H. See3 S. Jamaris3 G. F. Ho4 L. M. Looi5 C. H. Yip3 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Teh YC, Tan GH, Taib NA, Rahmat K, Westerhout CJ, Fadzli F, See MH, Jamaris S, Yip CHOpportunistic mammography screening provides effective detection rates in a limited resource healthcare system.BMC Cancer;15(1):405. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Chong Guan Ng, Salina Mohamed, Mee Hoong See, Faizah Harun, Maznah Dahlui, Ahmad Hatim Sulaiman,Nor Zuraida Zainal, Nur Aishah Taib and on behalf of the MyBCC Study group. 2015. Anxiety, depression, perceived social support and quality of life in Malaysian breast cancer patients: A 1-year prospective study. Health and Quality of Life Outcomes 13(1): 205 (Open Access) (ISI-Indexed)
  • Koh CH, Bhoo-Pathy N, Ng KL, Jabir RS, Tan GH, See MH, Jamaris S, Taib NA.Utility of pre-treatment neutrophil-lymphocyte ratio and platelet-lymphocyte ratio as prognostic factors in breast cancer.Br J Cancer (ISI-Indexed)
  • Trends in presentation, management and survival of patients with de novo metastatic breast cancer in a Southeast Asian setting Nirmala Bhoo-Pathy1,2, Helena Marieke Verkooijen3, Ern-Yu Tan4, Hui Miao3, Nur Aishah Mohd Taib5, Judith S. Brand6, Rebecca A. Dent7,8, Mee-Hoong See5, ShriDevi Subramaniam9, Patrick Chan4, Soo-Chin Lee10, Mikael Hartman3 & Cheng-HarYip5 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Jaslyn Sian-Siu Soo , Char-Hong Ng , Si Hoey Tan, Rozita Abdul Malik, Yew-Ching Teh, Boon-Shing Tan, Gwo-Fuang Ho, Mee-Hoong See, Nur Aishah Mohd Taib, Cheng-Har Yip, Felicia Fei-Lei Chung, Ling-Wei Hii, Soo-Hwang Teo , Chee-Onn Leong. 2015. Metformin synergizes 5-fluorouracil, epirubicin, and cyclophosphamide (FEC) combination therapy through impairing intracellular ATP production and DNA repair in breast cancer stem cells. Apoptosis 20 (10): 1373-1387 (ISI-Indexed)
  • 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 (ISI-Indexed)

2014
  • Pijnappel EN1, Bhoo-Pathy N, Suniza J, See MH, Tan GH, Yip CH, Hartman M, Taib NA, Verkooijen HM.2014.Prediction of Lymph Node Involvement in Patients with Breast Tumors Measuring 3-5 cm in a Middle-Income Setting: the Role of CancerMath. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Yew-Ching Teh, Nor Elina Noor Shaari, Nur Aishah Taib, Char-Hong Ng, Mee-Hoong See, Gie-Hooi Tan, Suniza Jamaris, Cheng-Har Yip. Determinants of Choice of Surgery in Asian Patients with Early Breast Cancer in A Middle Income Country. Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention, Vol 15, 2014 DOI:http://dx.doi.org/10.7314/APJCP.2014.15.7.3163 (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • CE Phua, WH Tang, MM Yusof, M SAAD, A Alip, MH See, NA Taib, Risk of Treatment Related Death and Febrile Neutropaenia with First Line Palliative Chemotherapy for De Novo Metastatic Breast Cancer in Clinical Practice in a Middle Resource Country (ISI-Indexed)
  • G.H. Tan, N. Bhoo-Pathy, N.A. Taib, M.H. See, S. Jamaris, C.H. Yip. The Will Rogers phenomenon in the staging of breast cancer - does it matter? Cancer Epidemiology 2014 (ISI-Indexed)
Review

2014
  • Mee-Hoong See, 2014. Central pedicle reduction mammoplasty: a reliable technique. Gland Surg. Feb 2014; 3(1): 51�54. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

AREAS OF RESEARCH
(Project title), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Level), (Source).


  • Impact of sentinel lymph node biopsy positivity on survival and recurrence in cT1/T2 breast cancer with clinically negative axillary lymph node, Coordinator, 2020 - 2021, NONE
  • ERAS for immediate Breast Reconstruction: Implementing quality improvement Project, Principal Investigator(PI), 2020 - 2022, NONE
  • Breomics (breast Radiomics): Deciphering Radiomics Signatures Of Breast Cancer, Co-Researcher, 2019 - 2023, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), (National)
  • Dianostic Efficiency Of Abbreviated Breast Mri Protocol And Ultrafast Breast Mri Sequence For Breast Cancer Screening, Co-Researcher, 2019 - 2022, RU Geran - Fakulti Program, (National)
  • DERIVATION AND VALIDATION OF SCORING SYSTEM TO PREDICT MALIGNANCY IN NON-PALPABLE BREAST LESIONS, Principal Investigator(PI), 2019 - 2022, NONE, (National)
  • Oncological safety and postoperative complications in oncoplastic breast surgery among Asian women: A single institutional review, Principal Investigator(PI), 2019 - 2020, NONE, (National)
  • Outcome of Young Breast Cancer in high volume center in Malaysia, Principal Investigator(PI), 2019 - 2022, NONE, (National)
  • Preoperative breast MRI in early breast cancer and patient selection for intraoperative radiotherapy (IORT), Co-Researcher, 2018 - 2020, Bantuan Kecil Penyelidikan (BKP), (National)
  • Determinants Of Adherence To Therapies Among Malaysian Women With Breast Cancer: Mybcc Cohort, PI, 2016 - 2018, Postgraduate Research Grant (PPP) - Course & Disertation, (National)
  • Effect of Preoperative Curcumin in Breast Cancer Patients, Co-Researcher, 2015 - 2016, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG) - AFR (Frontier Science), (University)
  • Vitamin D And Risk Of Breast Cancer In Malaysia, Co-Researcher, 2015 - 2018, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG Programme) - HTM (Wellness), (University)
  • Breast Cancer Risk Attributable With Mammographic Density Of The Breast And Body Fat, Co-Researcher, 2015 - 2018, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG Programme) - HTM (Wellness), (University)
  • An In-vivo Optical Fibre Radiation Dosimetry System For The Intrabeamic System In Breast Cancer Patients Undergoing Breast Conserving Surgery Intraoperative Radiotheraphy, PI, 2015 - 2018, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG Programme) - HTM (Wellness), (University)
  • Lipofilling In Breast Surgery: Volumetric Assessment Between Centrifuged And Pure Fat Graft, Co-Researcher, 2015 - 2018, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG Programme) - HTM (Wellness), (University)

CONSULTATION PROJECT/CONSULTANCY
(Project title), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Organisation).


  • Consultant Breast Surgeon, Consultant, 2019-2029, University Malaya Specialist Centre

AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS
(Name of Award), (Awarding Institution), (Year Awarded), (Level).


  • Certificate of Excellent Service, University of Malaya, 2019, (University)
  • Certificate of Excellent Service, University of Malaya, 2018, (University)
  • Pertandingan Projek Pasukan Penambahbaikan Kualiti (Qit) Peringkat Ppum 2018, Ummc, 2018, (Ptj)
  • Grisotti Flap Video Presentation, Second, 2016, (National)
  • Travel Grant, Esmo Asia 2015, 2015, (International)
  • Best Poster Presentation Csamm Agm/Asm 2014 23rd to 25th May 2014, Pullman Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia, College of Surgeon Malaysia, 2014, (National)

PRESENTATIONS
(Title), (Event), (Date Presented), (Organiser), (Level).


INVITED SPEAKER
  • "MEET THE EXPERT-PANEL DISCUSSION", LIFE BEYOND BREAST CANCER-TEACHING SYMPOSIUM FOR SURVIVOR, 2015-03-19 to 2015-03-21, PINK RIBBON WELLNESS (L) FOUNDATION, (National)
  • STEPS to preventing Breast Cancer Recurrence, LIFE BEYOND BREAST CANCER -TEACHING SYMPOSIUM FOR SURVIVOR, 2015-03-19 to 2015-03-21, Pink Ribbon Wellness (L) Foundation, (National)
  • Oncoplastic Breast Surgery, 13th Asian Breast Diseases Association (ABDA) Teaching Course, 2015-07-31 to 2015-08-02, College of Radiology, AMM and co organise with ABDA, (International)
  • Should I Do Delayed Breast Reconstruction?, Second UMMC Breast Cancer Public Forum, 2015-10-25 to 2015-10-25, Breast Cancer Resource Center, UMMC, (Hospital)
  • Breast Reconstruction in breast cancer surgery- immediate or delay?, Breast and Endocrine Fellowship Seminar, 2016-03-18 to  , Breast and Endocrine Society Malaysia, (National)
  • Transition Oncoplastic Breast Surgeryin Malaysia, current and future, Breast and Endocrine Fellowship Seminar, 2016-03-18 to 2016-03-18, Breast And Endocrine Society Malaysia, (National)
  • International Session : Current Status of Breast Cancer in Aisa - Etiology and Local treatment International Session: International Panel Discussion of Asian Breast Cancer Patient: Case Conference, The 4th Congress of the Japan Oncoplastic Breast Surgery Society (JOPBS), 2016-09-06 to 2016-09-09, Japan Oncoplastic Breast Surgery Society, (International)
  • Debate Session, 2nd Asian Breast Cancer Conference, 2016-10-08 to 2016-10-09, ABCC Secretariate, (International)
  • Woman in Surgery, CSAMM 2017, 2017-05-19 to 2017-05-21, College of Surgeon (Malaysia), (National)
  • BRCA Gene and Breast Cancer, PROGRAM 1ST UM-CUHK CERTIFICATE COURSE IN CLINICAL GENETICS AND GENOMICS, 2017-07-11 to 2017-07-13, abatan Pediatrik, Fakulti Perubatan, Universiti Malaya dengan kerjasama Jabatan Obstetrik dan Ginekologi, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, (International)
  • Feasibility and Safety In Oncoplastic Breast Conserving Surgery with Multimodality Imaging Aids, Updates in Breast Imaging, 2017-11-04 to 2017-11-04, Department of Biomedical Imaging, University Malaya Medical Center, (University)
  • Endoscopic Breast Surgery Experience in Malaysia: Current and Future, 2018 Taiwan Forum for Endoscopic Assisted Breast Surgery, 2018-04-28 to 2018-04-29, T-EABSCG , (National)
  • Is Breast Conserving Surgery ( Oncoplastic) below 40 year old?, CSAMM , 2018-05-11 to 2018-05-13, College of Surgeon Malaysia, Academy of Medicine, (National)
  • Oncoplastic Breast Trainning Program (National) Discussion, Breast Symposium, CSAMM, 2018-05-12 to 2018-05-12, CSAMM, (National)
  • Networking session , Women in Surgery Symposium, CSAMM, 2018-05-13 to 2018-05-13, CSAMM, (National)
  • Latest Advancement in Breast Cancer Surgery, Pink October 2018, 2018-10-09 to 2018-10-09, Breast Cancer Resource Center, UMMC, (University)
  • Managing Breast Cancer Risk, BRCA Open Day " I Have been Touched" (Mandarin Session), 2018-10-28 to 2018-10-28, Cancer Research Malaysia and University Malaya, (University)
  • Commentary: IS it Time R-NSM Justified for Breast Cancer Treatment?, IERBS 2019, 2019-05-24 to 2019-05-25, Kristian Hospital, Taiwan and Endoscopic and Robotic Breast Surgery Taiwan, (International)
  • Exercise in women with Cancer, Women in Exercise and Sport Symposium, Malaysian SOciety of Sport Medicine Annual Meeting 2019, 2019-10-05 to 2019-10-06, Malaysian Sport Medicine Society, (National)
  • Fat TRANSFET IN BREAST CANCER PATIENT: HOW TO SELECT PATIENT?, FAT TRANSFER IN MODERN ERA: FROM RESEARCH TO CLINICAL APPLICATION, 2020-01-09 to 2020-01-09, BREAST SURGERY AND PLASTIC SURGERY PPUM, (National)
  • Alternative methods of Optimizing harvesting Techniques for Best Result: Traditional Cannula vs Power suction vs waterjet vs sculpture technique , FAT TRANSFER IN MODERN ERA: FROM RESEARCH TO CLINICAL APP, 2020-01-10 to 2020-01-10, BREAST SURGERY AND PLASTIC SURGERY, (National)
  • Minimally Invasive Breast Surgery for Breast cancer treatment: Is it Safe?, Wedensday Faculty CME, 2020-02-19 to 2020-02-19, FOM, (University)
EVENT ORGANISER
  • Lipomodelling for post Breast cancer live surgery workshop, CSAMM 2015, 2015-05-28 to 2015-05-28, CSAMM, (National)
  • -, Look Good Feel Better, 2016-04-01 to 2016-04-01, Cancare Malaysia and Breast Cancer Resource Center, PPUM, (University)
  • Oncoplastic Breast Live Surgery Pre congress Workshop in conjunction with CSAMM, Oncoplastic Breast Live Surgery Pre congress Workshop in conjunction with CSAMM, 2016-05-12 to 2016-05-12, Breast Chapter, College of Surgeon Malaysia, (National)
  • -, FAT TRANSFER IN MODERN ERA: RESEARCH TO CLINICAL APPLICATION, 2020-01-09 to 2020-01-10, BREAST SURGERY AND PLASTIC SURGERY TEAM, (National)
ORAL
  • Metachronous Bilateral Breast Cancer Predicts Better Outcomes Compared to Unilateral and Synchronous Tumours in Women with Breast Cancer , 2nd Asia Pacific Breast Cancer Summit, 2013-04-11 to 2013-04-13, ASPBCS, (International)
POSTER
  • Lessons learnt from the validation process of sentinel lymph node procedure for early breast cancer in a tertiary referral center in a developing country. , Joint International Oncology Congress convening the Sentinel Node Oncology Foundation s (SNOF) 5th International Symposium on Cancer Metastasis and the Lymphovascular System: Basis for Rational Therapy and the 8th International Sentinel Node Society (ISNS) Meeting,, 2013-05-27 to 2013-05-29, Sentinel Node Oncology Foundation (SNOF), (International)
  • Experience Of Autologous Dermal Fat Graft In Immediate Breast Reconstruction In University Malaya Medical Center, CSAMM AGM/ASM 2014 23rd to 25th May 2014, Pullman Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia, 2014-05-23 to 2014-05-25, College of Surgeon, Malaysia, (National)
  • IMPACT ON SURVIVAL OF IMMEDIATE BREAST RECONSTRUCTION AFTER MASTECTOMY FOR ASIAN WOMEN WITH BREAST CANCER IN MIDDLE INCOME COUNTRY, The 13th International Conference of the Asian Clinical Oncology Society, 2018-02-23 to 2018-02-25, International Conference of the Asian Clinical Oncology Society , (International)
OTHERS
  • Immediate Reconstruction For Breast Cancer In A Single Institution In Kuala Lumpur Malaysia; Transitioning into a Breast Oncoplastic Surgery Service, 5th Asia-Pacific Breast Cancer Summit Oncoplastic Workshop & 2nd Singapore Breast Oncoplastic Surgery Symposium (SBOSS), 2016-02-26 to 2016-02-28, Asia Pacific Breast Cancer Summit, (International)

EVALUATION ACTIVITIES
(Description), (Evaluation Activity),(Year).


  • Reviewer BMC Cancer Journal ID 850ca826-be00-4c86-9a33-6715b5c6a24f : "Influence of surgical treatment on complications, readmissions and clinical progress of breast cancer in women participating in breast cancer screening programs", Article In Journal ,  (2021 - 2021)
  • Reviewer BMC Cancer Journal ID 76c421b6-5225-4733-be60-df955b7531ef for "Risk Factors associated with Breast Cancer among Patients Treated at Tikur Anbessa Specialized Hospital, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: Case control study.", Article In Journal ,  (2021 - 2021)
  • Reviewer Article for Journal of Health and Translational Medicine: " ANALYZING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF MOVEMENT CONTROL ORDER (MCO) IN REDUCING THE COVID-19’S CONFIRMED CASES IN MALAYSIA", Article In Journal ,  (2020 - 2020)
  • Reviewer for BMC Women Health (BMWH-D-20-00920) : Breast cancer survival in rural sub-Saharan Africa, Article In Journal ,  (2020 - 2020)
  • Reviewer in Journal JZUS-B (Biomedicine & Biotechnology), an international peer-reviewed journal.ZUSB-D-20-00174 (Peer Review): Clinical characteristics of 34 COVID-19 patients admitted to ICU in Hangzhou, China, Article In Journal ,  (2020 - 2020)
  • Reviewer for BMC Cancer :BCAN-D-20-01411 The INTREST registry: protocol of a multicenter prospective cohort study of predictors of women’s response to integrative breast cancer treatment, Article In Journal ,  (2020 - 2020)
  • Reviewer for Malaysian Family Physician (MFP) Journal : "Acrometastases: the nasty alter ego of fingertip infections"., Article In Journal ,  (2020 - 2020)
  • Review Article in International Journal of Cancer IJC-20-2633 Peer Review: "Systemic toxicities of trastuzumab-emtansine predict tumor response in HER2+ metastatic breast cancer " by Tang, Shou-Ching; Capra, Carter; Aljebo, Germaine; Meza-Junco, Judith; Craft, Barbara; Zhu, Xiaofu; Hillegass, William., Article In Journal ,  (2020 - 2020)

CONTRIBUTION TO SOCIETY
(Contribution To Society), (Level), (Start Date), (End Date).


  • MOUNT MARDI HIMAL INTRODUCTION SESSION FOR UMMC CANDY GIRLS BREAST SUPPORT GROUP, (Community), 19/12/2020 until 19/12/2020
  • Webinar for UMMC Breast Cancer Support Group - LAUGHTER YOGA SESSION WITH MS CHANDANNA DENZAYLL FROM CHIENG MAI, THAILAND, (Community), 05/12/2020 until 05/12/2020
  • Webinar for UMMC Candy Girls Breast Cancer Support Group 31/10/2020 - Diet for Cancer Survivors: Do & Don'ts during Covid 19, (Community), 31/10/2020 until 31/10/2020
  • Webinar for UMMC Breast Cancer Support Group - INTIMACY AFTER CANCER BY PROFESSOR DR SARINAH LOW, (Community), 26/09/2020 until 26/09/2020
  • Webinar for UMMC Breast Cancer Support Group - Can I be cured after I develop LYMPHOEDEMA after Surgery by Pn Maizatul Diana, (Community), 08/08/2020 until 08/08/2020
  • Webinar for UMMC Breast Cancer Support Group - DIET AND GOOD FOOD OF THOUGHT BY MS KUA GOH YOKE LIAN , (Community), 18/07/2020 until 18/07/2020
  • Breast Cancer Charity Neon Run 2019 - Co Advisor Organizer with KK2, (University), 06/04/2019 until 06/04/2019
  • CANDYLAND - BREAST CANCER SUPPORT GROUP EVENT - ADVISOR , (Community), 08/12/2018 until 08/12/2018
  • Advisor For Candy Girls (Breast CAncer Survivor Group UMMC), (Community), 01/12/2018 until 31/12/2023
  • Invited In RTM Radio Station - Ai FM - For Breast Cancer Awareness month, (Country), 31/10/2018 until 31/10/2018
  • Breast Cancer Awareness Programme For Four Season Hotel , (Community), 29/10/2018 until 29/10/2018
  • Speaker in IOPBS Conference - Respect to Oncology, Optimism in Reconstruction, (International), 16/12/2017 until 18/12/2017
  • Chairman for " Live Surgery Workshop of IORT - Breakthrough treatment of Early Breast Cancer, 24-25 August 2017, University Malaya Medical Center collaborate with College of Surgeon, (National), 24/08/2017 until 25/08/2017
  • Organizer for Breast Unit Intensive Course for Master Trainee in Department of Surgery, University malaya, (Department), 13/03/2017 until 13/03/2017
  • Breast Cancer Symposium : Singapore - Malaysia Breast Cancer Working Group ( SMBCWG) Research Meeting, (International), 27/02/2017 until 27/02/2017
  • Department of Surgery Audit - Head of Breast Unit, (Department), 09/01/2017 until 09/01/2017

SUPERVISION


POST GRADUATE STUDENT
(Name of Degree), (Name of Candidates), (Title of Thesis), (Academic Session)

Ongoing
  • Doctoral Degree (PhD), Barathan A/l Muttiah, -, 2020/2021
  • MASTER DEGREE, Fatimah Binti Najid, Pending Proposal, 2020/2021
  • MASTER DEGREE, Dinesh A/l Baithma Jothi, DEVELOPMENT OF A PATIENT DECISION AID FOR PATIENTS UNDERGOING BREAST RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY; TOWARDS SHARED DECISION MAKING, 2020/2021
  • Doctoral Degree (PhD), Barathan A/l Muttiah, -, 2019/2020
  • MASTER DEGREE, Fatimah Binti Najid, -, 2019/2020
  • Doctoral Degree (PhD), Barathan Muttiah, Anticancer activity of hyperforin against breast cancer cells: identification of cell death and autophagy pathways, 2019/2020
  • MASTER DEGREE, Joanne Aisha Mosiun, -, 2017/2018
  • MASTER DEGREE, Chiar Chun In, DERIVATION AND VALIDATION OF SCORING SYSTEM TO PREDICT MALIGNANCY IN NON-PALPABLE BREAST LESIONS, 2017/2018
  • MASTER DEGREE, Phrabakaran A/l Pajehgopal, Prevalence and outcomes of young women with breast cancer according to Tumour Biology of Public Hospitals in Malaysia, 2017/2018
  • MASTER DEGREE, Joanne Aishah Mosiun, Short-term outcomes in early breast cancer patients treated with breast conserving surgery and receiving either postoperative or intraoperative radiotherapy, 2017/2018

Completed
  • MASTER DEGREE, Cheng Mao Li, Adherence of Treatment for breast Cancer in MyBCC, 2015/2016
  • MASTER DEGREE, Chua Seng Hui, Reliability and Validity of the Malay BREAST-Q in women undergoing breast cancer surgery in Malaysia, 2013/2014
  • MASTER DEGREE, Wong Shu Shyan, Breast Conserving Surgery and Rate of re-excision in UMMC, 2010/2011

Terminated
  • MASTER DEGREE, Zainor Binti Zaili, In vivo dosimetry using Gafchromic EBT3 film during intraoperative radiotherapy for early breast cancer treatment, 2017/2018

TEACHING
(Course Title), (Academic Session), (No of Student), (No of Contact Hours).


POST GRADUATE
  • Master Degree of Surgery, 2017/2018(3), 16, 40
FIRST DEGREE
  • , 2017/2018(3), 140, 1
  • , 2017/2018(3), 26, 24
  • General Surgery, 2020/2021(3), 26, 24
  • UMMP 3.1, 2018/2019(2), 16, 28
  • ONCOLOGY AND PALLIATIVE BLOCK UMMP, 2018/2019(3), 170, 7
  • UMMP Stage 2, 2018/2019(2), 170, 2
  • Onco and Palliative Block, 2016/2017(1), 11, 5
  • UMMP 3.3, 2016/2017(3), 26, 24
  • PHASE 3B, 2015/2016(3), 16, 28
  • Surgery Posting, 2015/2016(2), 11, 24
  • SURGERY, 2015/2016(3), 16, 49
  • Surgery Posting, 2015/2016(3), 11, 24
  • ONCOLOGY AND PALLIATIVE BLOCK, (2), 140, 1