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DR. SRIHARI SINGARAVEL

Medical Lecturer
Department of Surgery
Faculty of Medicine
 
  0379492441
  0379492641
  srihari@um.edu.my
 Department of Surgery, Office of The Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, W.Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
 
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ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification), (Institution).



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


  • Malaysian Association Of Pediatric Surgeons, Member, 2018, (National)
  • National Specialist Register, Member, 2019 to 2024, (National)
  • Malaysian Medical Association, Member, 2019, (National)
  • SIBIAM, Advisory Board, 2020, (National)
  • European Association of Urology, International Member, 2020 to 2021, (International)

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area).


  • Urology (Pediatric Urology)
  • Surgery (Pediatric Urology & Pediatric Surgery)


RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
(Publication).


Article in Academic Journals

2020
  • Sanmugam, A; Vythilingam, G; Singaravel, S; Nah, SA 2020. Assess, adapt and act: a paediatric surgery division's initial approach in a rapidly evolving pandemic. Pediatr Surg Int 2020 Aug;36(8):925-931. doi: 10.1007/s00383-020-04704-1. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Do-It-Yourself Surgical Simulation Kits: One Academic Medical Center’s Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic in Malaysia Shireen A Nah, MBBS, MRCS, MSurg,corresponding author1 Srihari Singaravel, MBBS, MPaedSurg,2 and Anand Sanmugam, MD, MPaedSurg3 (SCOPUS-Indexed)

2019
  • KJ Chan, SY Ong , HW Foo , S Mahadeva, S Singaravel, WS Lee (2019). Peutz-Jegher Syndrome With Endoscopic Polypectomy for Subacute Biliary Obstruction. Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition in Vol. 68, No. 2, February 2019. (ISI-Indexed)

2016
  • Mohd Yusran Othmana,b, Srihari Singaravel. 2016. Multiple Magnet Ingestion: The Attractive Hazards. (SCOPUS-Indexed)

2014
  • Sithasanan N, MBBS(Thanjavur), FRCS(Ed), FRCS(Paediatric Surgery), Sri Hari Singaravel, MBBS, Ramanujam T M, MBBS, FRACS. 2014. Hyperplastic Gastric Polyps in an Infant, Mimicking Infantile Hypertrophic Pyloric Stenosis - A Case Report and Review of the Literature. Med J Malaysia Vol 69 No 1 31-32 February 2014 (SCOPUS-Indexed)

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


  • Panel of Advisors, Consultant, 2019-2022, SIBIAM
  • Combined Spina Bifida Clinic, Clinical Consultant, 2015-2030, University of Malaya Medical Center
  • Clinical Urology Consultation, Clinical Consultant, 2014-2030, UMSC

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


  • I am in the process of establishing "Urotherapy and Bowel management Services" in UMMC. It will be the first of it's kind in Malaysia. Any child who has issues pertaining to his/her bladder or bowel will have instant access to a nursing specialist who will be able to provide answers to a wide range of problems right from toilet training, to bed wetting, incontinence, constipation. , (Country), 20/10/2020 until 27/06/2023
  • Provided PPE to the poor and elderly, (Community), 01/04/2020 until 30/11/2020
  • Donation of food and essentials to orphanages during the MCO, (Community), 01/04/2020 until 30/11/2020
  • Started a combined Nephro-Urology clinic with Prof. Kanaheswari, running every first tuesday for the past 2 years, (University), 01/05/2018 until 04/10/2022
  • Performed Complex Hypospadias repairs for children in Sabah December 2016, (Country), 12/12/2016 until 17/12/2016
  • Started bio-feedback for children with habitual constipation, a first in Malaysia, along with anorectal manometry in 2013, (Country), 13/06/2013 until 19/02/2021
  • Collaboration with a Premier Pediatric Neurologist and The Rehab sevices in UMMC to start a combined clinic for patients with spina bifida. My role is to provide Pediatric Urological services for the children who suffer from neurogenic dysfunction of the Urinary bladder, (National), 01/06/2013 until 23/05/2016
  • Started the Ano-rectal manometry services in UMMC for children., (University), 16/05/2013 until 10/02/2021
  • Introduced the idea of performing Direct and Indrect Radionucleotide Cystograms for children instead of traditional "MCUG", thereby significantly reducing the radiation burden on children, (Local), 07/03/2013 until 12/11/2021
  • Started doing Video-Urodynamics for children in 2012, for the first time in Malaysia, for children as young as 3 months of age. , (Country), 12/04/2012 until 17/02/2023
  • Introduced Pneumatic reduction for the treatment of Intussusception in children in UMMC in 2010 when I first joined UM. It has become the current standard in UMMC., (Department), 03/01/2011 until 05/05/2023

SUPERVISION


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

Completed
  • MASTER DEGREE, Muhammad Che Yaacob, Efficacy of topical steroid application as an alternative to circumcision in children less than 5 years of age with physiological phimosis, 2018/2019
  • MASTER DEGREE, Carine Sun Chung Yine, Pneumatic Reduction of Intussusception, 2017/2018
  • MASTER DEGREE, Vigneshwaran Kandiah, A COMPARISON BETWEEN TREATMENT STRATEGIES IN MANAGING MIXED PARTIAL THICKNESS SCALDS IN THE PAEDIATRIC POPULATION, 2016/2017
  • MASTER DEGREE, Lee Joo Ann, Laparoscpic management of Anorectal Malformations, 2014/2015
  • MASTER DEGREE, Mohanaprakash A/l Arasappan, 10 year review of primary nephrectomy for Wilms' tumor in Institut Pediatrik HKL, 2012/2013

Ongoing
  • MASTER DEGREE, Luqman Hakeemrumi Mazeni, Antenatally detected Hydronephrosis, 2018/2019
  • MASTER DEGREE, Kumaran A/l Kanniappan, Abdominal pressure measurement in Neonates, 2015/2016

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


POST GRADUATE
  • Master of Paediatric Surgery, 2020/2021(1,3), 4, 210
  • Master of Paediatric Surgery, 2019/2020(1), 4, 210
  • Master of Paediatric Surgery, 2019/2020(3), 4, 210
  • Master of Paediatric Surgery, 2018/2019, 4, 160
  • Master of Pediatric Surgery, 2017/2018, 2, 160
  • Master of Pediatric Surgery, 2016/2017, 6, 160
  • Master of Pediatric Surgery, 2015/2016, 6, 170