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DR. SUBHASHINI A/P JAYANATH

Department of Paediatrics
Faculty of Medicine
 
  +603-79496481
  +603-79556114
  subhashinij@um.edu.my
 Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, W.Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
 
ResearcherID Link
  http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-9844-2010

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification), (Institution).



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


  • Malaysian Paediatric Association (MPA), Life Member, 2008, (National)
  • Malaysian Society of Neurosciences, Life Member, 2012, (National)
  • Treasurer, Chapter of Child Neurology and Developmental Paediatrics, Malaysian Society of Neurosciences (24/09/2012 to 31/12/2014), Treasurer, 2012, (National)
  • Chapter of Child Neurology & Developmental Paediatrics, Malaysian Society of Neurosciences, Life Member, 2012, (National)
  • Organizing committee member - Paediatric Neurology Update 2013, Ipoh, Perak (27/09/2013 to 29/09/2013), Organising Committee Member, 2013, (National)
  • Organising committee member - Postgraduate Course on Paediatric Neurology 2013 (28/11/2013 to 29/11/2013), Organising Committee Member, 2013, (University)
  • Organising committee member - Paediatric Neurology Update 2014 (28/08/2014 to 30/08/2014), Organising Committee Member, 2014, (National)
  • Neurodevelopmental and Behavioural Paediatric Society of Australasia (NBPSA), Member, 2016 to 2019, (International)
  • International Society for Autism Research (INSAR), Committee Member, 2016 to 2018, (International)
  • International Society for Autism Research (INSAR), Committee Member, 2017 to 2019, (International)
  • Chairperson, Organising Committee - Developmental Paediatrics Course 2017: Autism and Learning Issues (05/05/2017 to 06/05/2017), Chairperson, 2017 to 2017, (National)
  • Organising committee - Research & Academic Workshop, Dept. of Paediatrics, UM (14th July 2018), Organising Committee Member, 2018 to 2018, (University)
  • INSAR Mentoring Initiative Program (Reviewer), Reviewer, 2018 to 2018, (International)
  • Research Mentee of Dr. Sally Ozonoff, UC Davis Mind Institute, California, via the International Society for Autism Research (INSAR) Mentoring Initiative (May 2018 - May 2019), Collaboration, 2018 to 2019, (International)
  • Research Rapids Rounds (via INSAR), conducted in Rotterdam (May 2018), Participant & Organiser, 2018 to 2018, (International)

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


  • SUPERVISOR / TRAINER of CLINICAL FELLOW, Dr. Ashikin Md. Nordin (Developmental Paediatrics Sub-speciality Training Programme), University Malaya, 01/06/2018 to 30/11/2018
  • Examiner - Final Clinical Examination (Medical-based Long Case), UMMP Stage 3.2, Session 2016 / 2018, Faculty, 09/04/2018 to 09/04/2018
  • Masters of Paediatrics Thesis Examiner, Faculty, 03/04/2018 to 03/04/2018
  • ORGANISING COMMITTEE MEMBER, RESEARCH & ACADEMIC WORKSHOP (14TH JULY 2018), Faculty, 26/03/2018 to 14/07/2018
  • Examiner - Final MBBS Clinical Re-Examination Session 2015 / 2017 (Short Cases), Faculty, 18/01/2018 to 18/01/2018
  • COORDINATOR OF POSTINGS FOR CONSULTANTS & LECTURERS (DEPT. OF PAEDIATRICS), Faculty, 01/10/2017 to 31/03/2018
  • Examiner - Final Clinical Examination, 2015 / 2017 (Long Cases & Short Cases), Faculty, 13/06/2017 to 19/06/2017
  • Chairperson, Organising Committee for the Developmental Paediatrics Course 2017: Autism and Learning Issues, Faculty, 05/05/2017 to 06/05/2017 (Chairperson, Organising Committee for the Developmental Paediatrics Course 2017: Autism and Learning Issues)
  • COORDINATOR FOR THE CALL ROSTER FOR SPECIALISTS & REGISTRARS FOR THE DEPARTMENT OF PAEDIATRICS, Faculty, 01/04/2017 to 31/12/2017
  • Organising Committee Member for Preparatory Course for Paediatric Clinical Examinations 2017, Faculty, 07/02/2017 to 08/02/2017 (Organising Committee Member for Preparatory Course for Paediatric Clinical Examinations 2017)
  • Examiner - Final MBBS Clinical Re-Examination (Short Cases), Session 2014 / 2016 , Faculty, 19/01/2017 to 19/01/2017
  • Examiner, MBBS OSCE Examination., Faculty, 10/01/2017 to 10/01/2017 (Examiner, MBBS OSCE Examination.)
  • Quality Manager, Faculty, 24/10/2016 to 31/12/2018 (Paediatric Department Quality Manager (DQM))
  • Examiner for the MBBS Clinical Examination - Long Cases & Short Cases, Faculty, 20/06/2016 to 24/06/2016 (Examiner for the MBBS Clinical Examination)
  • Examiner for the Final MBBS 2014/2016 Session (Theory Paper 1), Faculty, 14/06/2016 to 14/06/2016 (Examiner for Theory Paper 1 (Final MBBS))
  • Infection Control Champion, 8PB Ward, Faculty, 03/06/2016 to 31/05/2017 (Infection Control Champion, 8PB Ward)
  • Secretary, Paediatric Unit Trust Fund, University Malaya, 02/01/2014 to 31/12/2014
  • Committee member of the Fall Prevention Committee, UMMC , University Malaya, 03/06/2013 to 31/12/2013
  • Clinical Coordinator for the Department of Paediatrics for the Repeat Final MBBS Examination (October 2012), Faculty, 29/10/2012 to 30/10/2012
  • Assistant Clinical Coordinator for the Department of Paediatrics for the Final MBBS Examination (March to April 2012), Faculty, 26/03/2012 to 02/04/2012
  • Committee member of the Committee for Review of the Paediatric component of the MBBS Undergraduate Curriculum, Faculty, 09/09/2011 to 30/08/2012
  • Coordinator of Postings for Paediatric Masters Students (Paediatric Medical Officers), Faculty, 01/09/2011 to 15/06/2012

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area).


  • Paediatrics (DEVELOPMENTAL PAEDIATRICS)


RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
(Publication).


Book

2018
  • Subhashini Jayanath (2018). Autism in Short: A Handbook for Parents. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia: Gerakbudaya Enterprise. 

Article in Academic Journals

2016
  • Jayanath S, Ong LC, Marret MJ & Fauzi AA. 2016. Parent-reported pain in non-verbal children and adolescents with cerebral palsy. Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology. 58 (4): 395-401 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Jayanath S., Ong L.C., Marret M.J. & Fauzi A.A. Parent-reported pain in non-verbal children and adolescents with cerebral palsy. Dev Med & Child Neuro. 58(4): 395-401. DOI: 10.1111/dmcn.12943 (ISI-Indexed)

2014
  • Jayanath S, Ong LC, Marret MJ & Ahmad Fauzi A. 2014. Parent-reported pain in non-verbal children and adolescents with cerebral palsy. Arch Dis Child 2014;99(Suppl 2):A527-A528. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Jayanath S, Lee WS, Chinna K & Boey CC. 2014. Depressive symptoms in children with chronic gastrointestinal disorders. Pediatr Int. doi:10.1111/ped.12335 (ISI-Indexed)

2013
  • Jayanath S & Boey CM. 2013. Depressive symptoms among siblings of paediatric outpatients at University Malaya Medical Centre. M Jour Psych E-journal. 22(2). (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
Others

2011
  • Subhashini Jayanath. 2011. Depressive symptoms among paediatric gastroenterology outpatients at University Malaya Medical Centre. Thesis submitted in partial fulfillment for the Degree of Masters of Paediatrics 

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


  • Vitamin D Deficiency Among Malaysian Paediatric Patients With Autism, Principal Investigator(PI), 2018 - 2019, Private Funding, (National)
  • Vitamin D Deficiency Among Malaysian Paediatric Patients With Autism, Principal Investigator(PI), 2018 - 2019, Private Funding, (National)
  • First parental concerns and age at the time of a diagnosis of autism Funded by: Chapter of Child Neurology & Developmental Paediatrics (CCNDP) Research Grant, Malaysian Society of Neurosciences Co-investigator: Prof. Sally Ozonoff, UC Davis MIND Institute, Sacramento, USA., Principal Investigator(PI), 2018 - 2019, Private Funding, (National)
  • Magnetic Resonance And Diffusion Tensor Imaging Features Of Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy In White Matter Maturation With Correlation Of Developmental Milestones In Early Childhood, Consultant, 2013 - 2015, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG Programme) - HTM (Wellness), (University)
  • Magnetic resonance and diffusion tensor imaging features of hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy in white matter maturation of developmental milestones in childhood, Co-Investigator, 2013 - 2015, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), (National)
  • Parental Perception of Pain in Nonverbal Children with Cerebral Palsy, Principal Investigator(PI), 2012 - 2013, BKP, (National)
  • A Multicenter Randomized Controlled Trial of Therapeutic Hypothermia plus Magnesium Sulphate (MgSO4) vs. Therapeutic Hypothermia plus Placebo in the management of Term babies with Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy (The Mag Cool Study), Co-Investigator, 2012 - 2014, Hamad Medical Corporation, Qatar, (International)

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


  • Invited Speaker - Paediatric Neurology Update 2018, 16 - 18 August 2018 Interactive Session: Child With Delayed Development - Bedside Approach and Current Recommendations, Malaysian Society of Neurosciences (Msn), 2018, (National)
  • Invited Speaker - Paediatric Postgraduate Course: Adolescent Health, 1 - 2 November 2018 Topic: Eating Disorders in Adolescents , Dept. of Paediatrics, University of Malaya, 2018, (National)
  • Invited Speaker - 40th Malaysian Paediatric Association Annual Congress, 5-8 September 2018 (1) Autism Spectrum Disorder Symposium [Topic: Different Treatment Modalities in The Child With Autism], and (2) Meet-The-Expert Session [Topic: Managing The Child With Adhd], Malaysian Paediatric Association (Mpa), 2018, (National)
  • Certificate of Appreciation for Contribution to The Preparatory Course for Postgraduate Paediatric Clinical Examinations (7 - 8 February 2017), Dept. of Paediatrics, University of Malaya, 2017, (Department)
  • Invited Symposium Speaker - My Neuro 2017 Conference: Connecting The Synapses Developmental Paediatrics Symposium Topic: Early Signs of Autism Spectrum Disorder, Malaysian Society of Neurosciences (Msn), 2017, (National)
  • Ccndp-Msn Education Travel Grant 2014, Chapter of Child Neurology & Developmental Paediatrics, Malaysian Society of Neurosciences, 2014, (National)
  • Certificate of Appreciation - Organising Committee Member, Paediatric Neurology Update 2014, Chapter of Child Neurology & Developmental Paediatrics, Malaysian Society of Neurosciences, 2014, (National)
  • Certificate of Appreciation - Organising Committee Member, Postgraduate Course On Paediatric Neurology 2013, Chapter of Child Neurology & Developmental Paediatrics, Malaysian Society of Neurosciences, 2013, (National)
  • Certificate of Appreciation - Organising Committee Member, Paediatric Neurology Update 2013, Chapter of Child Neurology & Developmental Paediatrics, Malaysian Society of Neurosciences, 2013, (National)
  • Certificate of Appreciation, Family Medicine Department, 2013, (Department)

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


PRESENTER
  • An Infant with "Fits", Wednesday Hospital Conference, UMMC, 2012-09-26 to 2012-09-26, UMMC, (Hospital)
  • BRIEF Notes: Executive Functions & ADHD (Neurology Teach-in Session, Chapter of Child Neurology & Developmental Paediatrics, Malaysian Society of Neurosciences), Neurology Teach-in Session, Chapter of Child Neurology & Developmental Paediatrics, Malaysian Society of Neurosciences , 2014-03-27 to 2014-03-27, Chapter of Child Neurology & Developmental Paediatrics, Malaysian Society of Neurosciences, (National)
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder: Making a Diagnosis, Wednesday Morning Symposium, UMMC, 2016-09-28 to 2016-09-28, UMMC, (Hospital)
  • Attention-deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Paediatric Department CME, 2017-03-03 to 2017-03-03, Paediatric Department, UM, (Department)
INVITED SPEAKER
  • Parent-reported Pain in Non-verbal Children and Adolescents with Cerebral Palsy, 4th Faculty of Medicine Research Week (RESFOM) 2016, 2016-08-18 to 2016-08-18, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, (University)
  • Children's Respiration: What Should I Know?, Paediatric Nursing Seminar: Prevention is Better than Cure, 2016-09-21 to 2016-09-21, Department of Nursing, UM, (Hospital)
  • Health Assessment of Infants, Children and Adolescents, Paediatric Nursing Lecture Series, 2016-09-26 to 2016-09-26, Department of Nursing, (Hospital)
  • Optimising Childhood Development: A Registry for Autism, 5th Faculty of Medicine Research Week (RESFOM) 2017, 2017-07-11 to 2017-07-11, Paediatric Department, University of Malaya, (University)
  • Early Signs of Autism Spectrum Disorder, MyNeuro2017: Reconnecting the Synapses, 2017-08-12 to 2017-08-13, Malaysian Society of Neurosciences (MSN) and the Neurosurgical Association of Malaysia (NAM), (National)
  • Health Assessment of Infants, Children and Adolescents, Paediatric Nursing Lecture Series (Seminar), 2018-03-05 to 2018-03-05, Department of Nursing, (Inter-departmental)
POSTER
  • Depressive Symptoms among Patients on Long-term Follow-up at a Paediatric Gastroenterology Clinic -- Awarded as "Poster of Distinction", World Congress of Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition (WCPGHAN) 2012, 2012-11-14 to 2012-11-18, Federation of International Societies of Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition (FISPGHAN), (International)
  • Parent-reported pain in nonverbal children and adolescents with cerebral palsy [5th Congress of the European Academy of Paediatric Societies (EAPS) 2014], 5th Congress of the European Academy of Paediatric Societies (EAPS) 2014, 2014-10-17 to 2014-10-21, European Academy of Paediatric Societies, (International)
OTHERS
  • Lecture: Developmental Milestones, Lecture Series for Year One Family Medicine Specialist Trainees, 2013-07-23 to 2013-07-23, Family Medicine Department, UM, (Inter-departmental)
  • Lecture: Approach to the Management of Enuresis in Children, Lecture Series for Family Medicine Specialist Trainees, 2016-03-01 to 2016-03-01, Family Medicine Dept., UM, (University)
  • Putting It All Together, Developmental Paediatrics Course 2017: Autism and Learning Issues, 2017-05-05 to 2017-05-06, Department of Paediatrics, UM, (National)

EXPERT LINKAGES
(Linkages Description), (Organisation), (Year of Involvement), (Duration), (Level).


  • INSAR Early Career Mentoring Initiative, International Society of Autism Research (INSAR), 2018, 12, (International)

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


  • Supervision of a pre-university student ("shadowing" programme at UMMC)., (Department), 02/07/2018 until 13/07/2018
  • Mentoring of an autism researcher from South Africa (lower income country) - Lucy Chitehwe (via the International Society for Autism Research (INSAR) Mentoring Initiative (May 2018 - May 2019)., (International), 02/05/2018 until 06/05/2019
  • AUTISM DAY POSTER - for PUBLIC AWARENESS at University of Malaya Specialist Centre (UMSC), (Community), 16/04/2018 until 31/05/2018
  • AUTISM AWARENESS MONTH POWERPOINT PRESENTATION - for PUBLIC AWARENESS at University of Malaya Specialist Centre (UMSC) , (Community), 16/04/2018 until 31/05/2018
  • PUBLIC LECTURE for parents: Red Flags of Childhood Developmental Problems (In conjunction with Prematurity Awareness Day - BabyTalk - All about your baby Workshop for parents), (Community), 28/10/2017 until 28/10/2017
  • PUBLIC LECTURE FOR PARENTS: Special Interventions for Children - Why, When and How (In conjunction with Prematurity Awareness Day - BabyTalk - All about your baby Workshop for parents), (Community), 28/10/2017 until 28/10/2017
  • Workshop for Parents of Adolescents with Disabilities - Lecture on Puberty (at UKMMC), (Community), 08/05/2014 until 09/05/2014

SUPERVISION


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

Ongoing
  • Master Degree, Faten Mastura Mior Mazlan, -, 2018/2019
  • Master Degree, Chiang Ann Kee, -, 2018/2019
  • Master Degree, Munirah Bt. Omar, -, 2018/2019
  • Master Degree, Chiew Xin Yee, -, 2017/2018
  • Master Degree, See Jing Kai, -, 2016/2017

Completed
  • Master Degree, Lavinya Gogulanathan, Neglect In An Urban Clinical Sample Of Malaysian Children: An Exploratory Study On The Features Of Child Neglect And Its Relationship To Other Types Of Victimization, 2012/2013
FIRST DEGREE/DIPLOMA/PRE-DEGREE
(Course Title), (Academic Session), (No. of Candidates)

Completed
  • MBBS - Nur Mastura bt. Abdul Wahab, MEM130120 (academic supervisor from Sem 1 2013/2014 till graduation in June 2018), 2017/2018, 1

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


POST GRADUATE
  • Masters of Paediatrics, 2018/2019, 2, 10
  • Masters of Paediatrics, 2012/2013, 8, 2
FIRST DEGREE
  • UMMP 3.2 , 2018/2019, 5, 3
  • Mbbs Phase 3b - Paediatric Rotation (mentor System: 6 Students Per Group, 4-5 Groups Per Year), 2017/2018, 6, 3
  • UMMP 3.1 (HTAR), 2017/2018, 6, 12
  • Mbbs Phase 3b - Paediatric Rotation (mentor System: 6 Students Per Group, 4-5 Groups Per Year), 2016/2017, 6, 3
  • MBBS Phase 3B - Paediatric Rotation (Mentor system: 6 students per group, 4-5 groups per year), 2013/2014, 6, 40
  • MBBS Phase 3B, 2012/2013(1,2,3), 6, 130
  • MBBS Phases 3A & 3B, 2011/2012(1,2,3), 30, 35