Curriculum Vitae

PERSONAL DETAILS

ASSOCIATE PROF. DR. T. MALATHI A/P THEVARAJAH

  • Associate Professor

  • Department of Pathology
    Faculty of Medicine
  •    +603-79492745
  •   tmalathi@um.edu.my

ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role),(Level),(Duration)
  • Programme Coordinator, Faculty, 26/02/2021 to present
  • National Specialist Registrar Chemical Pathology Specialty Subcommittee, National, 04/01/2016 to 30/01/2019
  • MEMBER NATIONAL CURRICULUM REVIEW FOR PATHOLOGY (CHEMICAL PATHOLOGY) MASTERS PROGRAM, National, 14/09/2016 to 31/12/2018
  • Standards Malaysia Technical Working Group Committee, National, 18/05/2016 to 31/12/2016
  • Programme Coordinator, Faculty, 01/01/2014 to 30/12/2016
  • AHLI JAWATANKUASA KERJA UTAMA PROJEK AKREDITASI DI BAWAH STANDARD MALAYSIAN SOCIETY FOR QUALITY IN HEALTH (MSQH), Faculty, 02/09/2013 to 14/06/2015
  • COORDINATOR, PHASE 3A & 3B, MBBS Program, Dept of Pathology , Faculty, 30/06/2007 to 31/12/2015
  • Quality Manager, Faculty, 30/03/2007 to 31/12/2015
  • COORDINATOR, PART 1 Master of Pathology, Chemical Pathology discipline, Faculty, 30/06/2006 to 31/12/2015
  • College of Pathologists 2012-2014 Education Committee Meeting, National, 01/09/2012 to 01/09/2014
  • COORDINATOR, PART 11 Master of Pathology, Chemical Pathology discipline, Faculty, 01/08/2011 to 08/12/2014
  • Committee Member for Jawatankuasa Kerja Pengurusan Kualiti dan Keselamatan, UMMC, Faculty, 01/10/2010 to 14/06/2014
  • CLINICAL TRANSFORMATIONAL TEAM, Faculty, 02/02/2012 to 30/12/2012
  • Member of POST IMPLEMENTATION REVIEW UNTUK PROJEK TOTAL HOSPITAL INFORMATION SYSTEM (THIS), Faculty, 01/11/2011 to 21/12/2011
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification),(Field),(Institution),(Year)
  • Subspecialization(Endocrinology)(Aus)(2003), ENDOKRINOLOGI, ROYAL PERTH HOSPITAL
  • MPath(UM)(2000), PATOLOGI, UNIVERSITI MALAYA (UM)
  • MBBS(Madras University)(1993), PERUBATAN DAN PEMBEDAHAN, MADRAS UNIVERSITY, INDIA
MEMBERSHIPS
(Organisation),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
  • Accreditation committee (Chemical Pathology) for Accrediting Centres for Master of Pathology Training, Chairperson, Panel of Evaluators, Since 2019 (National)
  • Academy of Medicine Malaysia, Life Membership, Since 2018 (National)
  • Technical Assessor, Skim Akreditasi Makmal Malaysia (SAMM) STANDARDS MALAYSIA, National Technical Committee Members, Since 2013 (National)
  • POINT OF CARE TESTING COMMITTEE, Chairperson, 2014 to 2018 (University)
SPECIALIZATION
(Area)
Area of Expertise
  • (LAB ACCREDITATION, QUALITY MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS, ENDOCRINOLOGY)
  • Research Interest
  • Impact of High-Sensitivity Troponin I (TNIH) in the evaluation of patients with suspected Acute Myocardial Infarction (AMI)
  • Significance of immunofluorescence staining pattern of antinuclear antibody in relation to specific autoantibodies in local population.
  • Utilisation of Procalcitonin (PCT) as a Diagnostic Biomarker for Sepsis in UMMC.
  • TEACHING
    (Course Title),(Level of Study),(Institution),(Academic Session)
    Teaching
  • DDED2101 - Pathology, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2014/2015)
  • MBEB2103 - General Pathology, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2014/2015)
  • POST - Postgraduate Basic/Clinical Teaching Program, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2014/2015)
  • DMLT2051 - Clinical Chemistry 1, Diploma (If Applicable), UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2015/2016)
  • MED1022 - Jeffrey Cheah School of Medicine, First Degree (2015/2016)
  • MBBS - Phase 3a Mbbs, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2016/2017)
  • MBBS - Phase 3b Mbbs, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2016/2017)
  • MBEB2103 - General Pathology, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2016/2017)
  • MBEB3102 - Clinical Chemistry, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2016/2017)
  • DDED2101 - Pathology, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2017/2018)
  • MPATH - Master of Pathology, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2019/2020)
  • POST - Postgraduate Basic/Clinical Teaching Program, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2019/2020)
  • MBBS - Phase 3b Mbbs, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2014/2015)
  • MBBS - Phase 3b Mbbs, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2013/2014)
  • MBBS - Phase 2 Mbbs, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2013/2014)
  • DMLT2051 - Clinical Chemistry 1, Diploma (If Applicable), UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2014/2015)
  • MBBS - Phase 3a Mbbs, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2013/2014)
  • DMLT2051 - Clinical Chemistry 1, Diploma (If Applicable), UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2013/2014)
  • DDED2101 - Pathology, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2013/2014)
  • MED1022 - Jeffrey Cheah School of Medicine, First Degree (2013/2014)
  • DIA2004 - Pathology, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2019/2020)
  • MBEB3102 - Clinical Chemistry, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2013/2014)
  • MBBS - Phase 3a Mbbs, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2014/2015)
  • MPATH - Master of Pathology, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2014/2015)
  • MBEB3102 - Clinical Chemistry, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2014/2015)
  • MED1022 - Jeffrey Cheah School of Medicine, First Degree (2014/2015)
  • MBBS - Ummp, Mbbs, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2014/2015)
  • MMSCP - Master of Medical Science in Clincal Pathology, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2014/2015)
  • MBBS - Phase 3a, Mbbs, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2013/2014)
  • MPATH - Master of Pathology, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2013/2014)
  • MBBS - Ummp, Mbbs, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2020/2021)
  • DMLT2051 - Clinical Chemistry 1, Diploma (If Applicable), UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2013/2014)
  • MMSCP - Master of Medical Science in Clincal Pathology, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2013/2014)
  • POST - Postgraduate Basic/Clinical Teaching Program, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2013/2014)
  • MBEB2103 - General Pathology, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2013/2014)
  • MKEB3404 - Course in Diagnostic Clinical Chemistry Ii (B), First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2013/2014)
  • MKEB2201 - General Pathology (B), First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2013/2014)
  • MBBS - Phase 2, Mbbs, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2013/2014)
  • PUBLICATIONS
    (Title of publication in APA style)
    Refereed Journals
    2021
    • Aizatul Shafiqah Mohd Faizal, T. Malathi Thevarajah, Sook Mei Khor, Siow-Wee Chang*. 2021. A review of risk prediction models in cardiovascular disease: conventional approach vs. artificial intelligent approach. Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine 207 (2021) 106190 (WoS)
    2020
    • Joyce Siew Yong Low, T. Malathi Thevarajah, Siow Wee Chang, Boon Tong Goh, and Sook Mei Khor*. 2020. Biosensing based on surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy as an emerging/next-generation point-of-care approach for acute myocardial infarction diagnosis. Critical Reviews in Biotechnology 40 (2020) 1191 1209. (WoS)
    2019
    • Using SERS-based microfluidic paper-based device ( PAD) for calibration-free quantitative measurement of AMI cardiac biomarkers Wei Yin Lim, Choon-Hian Goh, T. Malathi Thevarajah, Boon Tong Goh, and Sook Mei Khor Biosensors and Bioelectronics 147 (2020) 111792. (WoS)
    2018
    • EFFECTS OF VITAMIN D ON DISEASE ACTIVITY AND SERUM INTERLEUKIN-6 IN RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases Kumutha Gopal Malathi Thevarajah Ng Choung Min Jasmin Raja 2019 May;22(5):834-841. doi: 10.1111/1756-185X.13484. Epub 2019 Feb 6 (WoS)
    2017
    • Enhanced status of inflammation and endothelial activation in subjects with familial hypercholesterolaemia and their related unaffected family members: a case control study Familial hypercholesterolaemia (FH) leads to premature coronary artery diseases (CAD) which pathophysiologically can be measured by inflammation, endothelial activation and oxidative stress status. However, th... Thuhairah Rahman, Nur Suhana Hamzan, Atiqah Mokhsin, Radzi Rahmat, Zubin Othman Ibrahim, Rafezah Razali, Malathi Thevarajah and Hapizah Nawawi Lipids in Health and Disease 2017 16:81 DOI 10.1186/s12944-017-0470- (WoS)
    2016
    • Shu Hwang Ang, T Malathi Thevarajah, Pei Meng Woi, Yatimah binti Alias, Sook Mei Khor. 2016. A lateral flow immunosensor for direct, sensitive and highly selective detection of Hemoglobin A1c in whole blood. Journal of Chromatography B - Analytical Technologies in the Biomedical and Life Sciences 1015-1016 (2016) 157-165. (ISI-Indexed) (WoS)
    • Shu Hwang Ang, Musalman Rambeli, T Malathi Thevarajah, Yatimah binti Alias, Sook Mei Khor. 2015. Quantitative, single-step dual measurement of hemoglobin A1c and total hemoglobin in human whole blood using a gold sandwich immunochromatographic assay for personalized medicine. Biosensors and Bioelectronics. doi:10.1016/j.bios.2015.11.045 (ISI-Cited Publication) (WoS)
    • Tze Ping Loh, John Chee Seng,Tee Nancy Wen Sim Tee,Wan Ling Cheng, Malathi Thevarajah, Nada Sabir, Yee Yean Chew,Sunil Kumar Sethi, Chin Meng Khoo. Association between thyroid function tests and anti-thyroid peroxidase (TPO) antibodies in pregnancy Endocrine DOI 10.1007/s12020-015-0844-y (WoS)
    2015
    • Shu Hwang Ang, T Malathi Thevarajah,atimah Alias,Sook Mei Khor Title: A Hemoglobin A1c Lateral Flow Immunosensor for Diabetes Management: Operational Efficiency in a Clinical Setting: Analytica Chimica Acta (under review) (WoS)
    2014
    • Shu Hwang Ang, M Thevarajah, Yatimah Alias, and Sook Mei Khor. 2014. Current Aspects in Hemoglobin A1c Detection: A Review. Clinica Chimica Acta. doi:10.1016/j.cca.2014.10.019 (ISI-Cited Publication) (WoS)
    2013
    • Alicezah MK,Fathimah M,M Thevarajah,M Naicker,Yip CH, Taib NA,Rozita AM.Serum HER-2/neu Reference Intervals in a Multiethnic Malaysian Population.Clinical Medicine and Diagnostics 2013;3(1): 1-5 doi:10.5923/j.cmd.20130301.01 (SCOPUS)
    2012
    • Farhi Ain Jamaluddin, M Gunavathy, Chew Yee Yean Malathi Thevarajah Variability of point-of-care testing blood glucometers versus the laboratory reference method in a tertiary teaching hospital Asian Biomedicine Vol. 6 No. 1 February 2012; 67-74 (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • Fathimah M,,Alicezah MK, M Thevarajah. Neutrophil Gelatinase - Associated Lipocalin (NGAL) an early marker for diabetic nephropathy: a cross- sectional study in University Malaya Medical Centre" , Dept of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, UM, IJDDM (DOI: 10.1007/s13410-011-0061-z) (WoS)
    2011
    • T. RAHMAN1, YY CHEW2,SP CHAN2, S. MUID1,NS OSMAN1, R. RAZALI1,H. NAWAWI1, M. THEVARAJAH21Faculty of Medicine, UniversitiTeknologi Mara, Malaysia 2Department of Pathology, Faculty ofMedicine, University Malaya, Malaysia HSCRP, F2-ISOPROSTANE & HOMOCYSTEINE IN PRIMARY HYPERCHOLESTEROLAEMIA Medical and Health Science Journal, MHSJ ISSN: 1804-1884 (Print) 1805-5014 (Online) Volume 9, 2011, pp. 9-17 (SCOPUS)
    2010
    • Nasir NM, Thevarajah M, Yean CY. Hemoglobin variants detected by hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) analysis and the effects on HbA1c measurements. Int J Diab Dev Ctries 2010;30:86-90 (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • Aletza MI,YY Chew, T Malathi, SP Chan.A Comparative Study of Cystatin C,Cockcroft-Gault formula, modification of diet in renal disease (MDRD)study equation and and Creatinine Clearance For the estimation of glomerular filtration rate in diabetic subjects. Malaysian Journal of Clinical Biochemistry 5 (1):46-54
    2009
    • Thevarajah M., Chew Y.Y., LIM S.C., Sabir N, Determination of Trimester Specific Reference Intervals for Thyroid Hormones during pregnancy in Malaysian women:Malaysian J Pathol 2009; 31(1) : 23 27 (SCOPUS)
    • M Thevarajah, Nadzimah MN, YY Chew, Interference of hemoglobinA1c (HbA1c) detection using ion-exchange high performance liquid chromatography (HPLC) method by clinically silent hemoglobin variant in University Malaya Medical Centre: Clinical Biochemistry 42(2009) 430-434 (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • Nazimah Mohd Nasir,Malathi Thevarajah, Yee Yean Chew, Disparity of haemoglobin A1c values measured by two different assay methods in patients with atypical haemoglobin. Asian Biomedicine Vol.3 No 6 December 2009;709-16 (WoS/SCOPUS)
    2008
    • M.Thevarajah, T Hasrah, A Mohd Ismail, YY Chew A Comparison of three methods of measuring plasma glycosylated hemoglobin:Asian Biomedicine, Vol.2 No 1 February 2008;43-9 (WoS)
    • Malathi T, Shanti N, Chew YY & Chan PC, Evaluation of a Urinary Metanephrine Reagent Kit in UMMC, Malaysia: an Automated Approach : Clinical Diagnostic Laboratory, UMMC,Singapore Medical Journal Singapore Med J 2008;49(6):454-7 (WoS)
    • Thevarajah M., Chew Y.Y., LIM S.C., Sabir N, Prevalence of abnormal maternal TPO-Ab and TSH levels in pregnant women in the Malaysian Population: Asian Biomedicine Vol.2 No 5 October 2008;403-407 (WoS)
    • Thevarajah M, Nani N, YY Chew; Performance evaluation of the Arkray Adams HA-8160 HbA1c analyser;Malaysian J Pathol;30(2):81-86 (SCOPUS)
    Article in Proceedings
    2018
    • EFFECTS OF VITAMIN D ON DISEASE ACTIVITY, FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY AND SERUM INTERLEUKIN-6 IN RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS Ann Rheum Dis. K. Gopal, M Thevarajah, C M Ng, J. Raja (WoS)
    2017
    • N.H. Zakaria, T.M. Thevarajah , N. Ma , C. Shiu , J. Sickan ASSESSMENT OF HbA1c AS AN ALTERNATIVE TOOL FOR DETECTION OF GESTATIONAL DIABETES MELLITUS AT UNIVERSITY MALAYA MEDICAL CENTRE, MALAYSIA Proceedings of the EuromedLab Athens 2017 DOI 10.1515/cclm 2015-2017 (WoS)
    • N.H. Zakaria , T.M. Thevarajah , G.S. Vong , C. Shiu , J. Sickan EVALUATION OF HbA1c FOR DETECTION OF TYPE 2 DIABETES MELLITUS AT UNIVERSITY MALAYA MEDICAL CENTRE, MALAYSIA Proceedings of the EuromedLab Athens 2017 DOI 10.1515/cclm 2015-2017 (WoS)
    2010
    • M Thevarajah, YY Chew, YP Chan. 2010 Consolidation and Discrete Automation Of the University Malaya Medical Centre (UMMC) Hospital Laboratory With Siemens Vista, Centaur Xp And Steamlab. Clinical Chemistry,Vol.56.No.6, Supp 2010 (WoS)
    2009
    • Disparity of HbA1c values measured by two different assay methods in patients with atypical haemoglobin: Thevarajah M,Nadimah Mn, Chew YY Clin Chem Lab Med 2009;47 ppS11-S409 (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • Determination of Trimester-specific Reference Intervals for Thyroid Function Tests in a mixed South East Asian Population T. Loh1, S. Sethi1, S. Saw1, B. Saw1, S. Ong1, P. Wong1, M. Thevarajah2, N. W. Tee3, N. Sabir2, J. Sickan4. 1National University Health System, Singapore, Singapore, 2University of Malaya Medical Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 3KK Women and Children's Hospital, Singapore, Singapore, 4Abbott Diagnostics South Asia, Singapore, Singapore Clin Chem, Vol. 55, No. 6, Supp, 2009 A185 (WoS/SCOPUS)
    2008
    • Prevalence of abnormal maternal TPO-Ab and TSH levels in pregnant women in the Malaysian Population Clin Chem Lab Med 2008;46, Special Suppl, pp S817- 59 Thevarajah M., Chew Y.Y., LIM S.C., Sabir N (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • The Prevalence of TPO-Ab and abnormal TPO during pregnancy in the South Asian populationT. C. Aw1, J. Sjafri2, W. W. Sumpaico3, T. M. Pham4, J. Baharom5, M. Thevarajah6, K. Khupulsup7, T. H. Nguyen8, H. P. Nguyen9, S. Sahawongcharoen10, J. Sickan11 1Changi General Hospital, Singapore, Singapore, 2School of Medicine Padjadjaran University Dr Hasan Sadikin Hospital, Bandung, Indonesia, 3East Avenue Medical Centre, Manila, Philippines, 4Medical University Hospital O&G, Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam, 5Penang General Hospital, Penang, Malaysia, 6UMMC, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 7Ramathibodi Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand, 8Bach Mai Hospital, Hanoi, Viet Nam, 9Tu Du O&G Hospital, Ho Chi Mihn City, Viet Nam, 10Praram-9 Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand, 11Abbott Diagnostics, Singapore, Singapore, Clin Chem; Vol 54 (6), 117-18 (WoS/SCOPUS)
    2007
    • Evaluation of the HbA1c assay on the Biorad D10 analyzer in our Clinical Diagnostic Laboratory Malathi et al Malaysian J Pathology 2007;29:Supplement A, 104 (SCOPUS)
    • Evaluation of the HbA1c assay on the Primus PDQ automated analyzer Malathi et al Malaysian J Pathology 2007;29:Supplement A, 102 (SCOPUS)
    • Nani N.Chew YY, Malathi T. Performance evaluation of Akray Adams HA-8160 HbA1c analyzer. (SCOPUS)
    • Evaluation of a urinary metanephrine reagent kit, Malathi T, Shanti N, Chew YY & Chan PC Clinical Diagnostic Laboratory, UMMC, Malaysia, China Med J 2007;120 Supplement 2, 100 (SCOPUS)
    • Evaluation of the Synchron LX20 Pro System in Malaysia, T.Malathi Thevarajah, Chan YP, Ong YP Clinical Diagnostic Laboratory, UMMC, Malaysia China Med J 2007;120 Supplement 2, 101-2 (SCOPUS)
    RESEARCH PROJECT
    (Project title),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
    Private Funding
  • Impact of High-Sensitivity Troponin I (TNIH) in the evaluation of patients with suspected Acute Myocardial Infarction (AMI), Consultant, 2018 - 2020 (National)
  • ABBOTT DIAGNOSTICS
  • Evaluation of the clinical utility of HbA1c level as a surrogate marker versus OGTT in the screening and diagnosing of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus and Gestational Diabetes Mellitus in UMMC. , Consultant, 2016 - 2017 (National)
  • HE4 ROMA (Risk of Ovarian Malignancy Algorithm) Evaluation Study in Malaysian Women, Consultant, 2014 - 2016 (National)
  • Arthritis Foundation Malaysia
  • Relationship between vitamin D status and interleukin-6 with disease activity in Malaysian patients with rheumatoid arthritis, Consultant, 2016 - 2017 (National)
  • ScienceFund
  • Development of Lateral Flow Immunosensors for Detecting Glycated Haemoglobin A1c (HbA1c): Potential Smart Device for Personalised Medicine Project Leader : Khor Sook Mei , Consultant, 2013 - 2015 (National)
  • To Evaluate Plasma 8-Isoprostane Levels as a Marker of Oxidative Stress in Patients with Primary Hypercholesterolaemia: , Principal Investigator(PI), 2008 - 2009 (National)
  • FUNDED BY ORTHO DIAGNOSTICS, JOHNSON
  • Establish VITROS Thyroid Hormone Reference Intervals in Asia Pacific Population , Principal Investigator(PI), 2013 - 2014 (International)
  • ABBOOTT DIAGNOSTICS LABORATORIES
  • Assessment and Use of Brain Natriuretic peptide (BNP) in the Emergency Department, UMMC for the etiologic diagnosis of patients presenting with acute Dyspnoea. Projek Kerjasama UM dengan Abbott Laboratories , Principal Investigator(PI), 2008 - 2010 (National)
  • Prevalence of Abnormal Maternal TPO-Ab and TSH Levels During Pregnancy in the Malaysian Population , Principal Investigator(PI), 2007 - 2008 (National)
  • Others MOHE - Top 100 (IIRG)-HWB
  • Diagnostic Performance And Discrimination Value Of Advance Biosensory Cardiac Markers In The Evaluation Of Patients With Suspected Acute Myocardial Infarction (ami), Principal Investigator(PI), 13/05/2019 to 12/11/2021, Kementerian Pendidikan Tinggi (KPT) (Government)
  • RU Geran - Fakulti Program
  • A New Diagnostic Approach For Acute Myocardial Infarction With Paper-based Microfluidic Multiplex Sensor, Co-Researcher, 01/09/2018 to 31/05/2021, Research University (Government)
  • SUPERVISION
    Academic Adviser
    (Total of Student),(No. of Contact Hours),(Academic Session)
  • 20, 1, 2013/2014
  • 20, 10, 2013/2014
  • 20, 1, 2014/2015
  • Postgraduate Student
    (Title of Thesis),(Name of Candidates),(Institution),(Academic Level)
    Completed
    • Evaluation of NGAL as a novel surrogate marker in patients presenting with renal failure in UMMC, DR. FATIMAH MOHAMAD MGA080004, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Determining the normal range of HE4 in multiethnic Asian cohort, DR. NORMAIZUWANA MOHD MOKHTAR MGS060001, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • clinical masters, Dr OSMAN ABDALLA SATTI ELHAG MGS060001, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Clinical Utility of Ner-2/neu as a Tumor Marker in Breast Cancer, DR. NOOR ALICEZAH MOHD KASIM MGA08001, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Evaluation of High Sensitivity C-Reactive Protein, F2-Isoprostane and Homocysteine Levels in PAtients with Primary Hypercholeaterolaemia, DR. THUHAIRAH HASRAH MGA040010, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • A Comparative Study of Cystatin C, Cockcroft-Gault Formula, Modification of Diet in Renal Disease (MDRD) Study, DR ALETZA MOHD ISMAIL MGA040011, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    Ongoing
    • THE USE OF SERUM PROCALCITONIN IN DIFFERENTIATING BETWEEN INFECTION & DISEASE FLARES IN SLE PATIENTS, DR NURUL FAATIMA BT AHMAD ZABIDI MGA130006, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • ASSOCIATION BETWEEN IMMUOFLUORESCENCE PATTERN OF ANTINUCLEAR ANTIBODY AND SPECIFIC AUTOANTIBODIES IN MALAYSIAN POPULATION, DR TING HUONG YEW MGA140009, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • EVALUATION OF HBA1C AS AN ALTERNATIVE TOOL FOR DETECTION OF TYPE 2 DM IN UMMC, Dr NUR HAIDER BT ZAKARIA MGA13000, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • -, TEY TU LIP, University of Malaya (MASTER)
    • Impact of High Sensitivity Troponin I on Patients suspected with AMI, DR EILEEN TING, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • TWO-STEP APPROACH IS APPROPRIATE AS THE INITIAL SCREENING TOOL IN THE EVALUATION OF THYROID DYSFUNCTION IN THE OUTPATIENT SETTING, DR TEY TU LIP, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • DEVELOPMENT OF A PAPER BASED MICROFLUIDIC DEVICE FOR DIAGNOSIS OF ACUTE MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION, JOYCE LOW SIEW YONG, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • DEVELOPMENT OF BIOSENSOR FOR OSTEOPOROSIS, SIVAGAMY D/O SUBRAMANIAM, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • DEVELOPMENT OF A PAPER BASED MICROFLUIDIC DEVICE FOR DIAGNOSIS OF ACUTE MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION, JOYCE LOW SIEW YONG, University of Malaya (PhD)
    • DEVELOPMENT OF BIOSENSOR FOR OSTEOPOROSIS, SIVAGAMY D/O SUBRAMANIAM, University of Malaya (PhD)
    • BIG DATA ANALYTICS IN DIAGNOSIS AND PROGNOSIS OF ACUTE MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION (AMI): A MACHINE LEARNING BASED APPROACH, AIZATUL SHAFIQAH BINTI MOHD FAIZAL, University of Malaya (MASTER)
    • CLINICAL MASTERS, DITI AZIRA BT MODH ARIF, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • -, CHENG JIAN YUAN, University of Malaya (MASTER)
    SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY ACTIVITIES
    (Contribution to Society),(Duration),(Level)
    • RESIDENTS ASSOCIATION BANDAR PARKLANDS KLANG, 29/06/2016 to 30/12/2020
    • SPEAKER FOR CARDIAC AWARENESS AT HOSPITAL GLENEAGLES KL, 17/10/2013 to 17/10/2013
    • SPEAKER FOR CARDIAC AWARENESS AT PANTAI HOSPITAL KL, 05/09/2013 to 05/09/2013
    • GUEST SPEAKER HEALTHCARE SECTOR DAY for SIEMENS, 12/12/2012 to 12/12/2012
    • PARENTS TEACHERS ASSOCIATION, SEK MEN BATU UNJUR KLANG, 01/10/2009 to 31/12/2015
    • RESIDENTS ASSOCIATION MUTIARA INTAN, BANDAR BUKIT TINGGI KLANG, 01/10/2006 to 31/12/2015
    ACADEMIC/PROFESSIONAL SERVICES
    Evaluation Activity
    (Activity),(Duration),(Category)
  • STR working group for Chemical Pathology Standards , 2019 to 2020 (MS ISO15189)
  • Master of Pathology, 2019 to 2020 (Thesis)
  • Malaysian Journal Of Pathology Reviewer, 2019 to 2020 (Article in Journal)
  • Malaysian Journal of Medical Sciences, 2018 to 2018 (Article in Journal)
  • Reviewer for Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine in 2015 (ISI), 2015 (Article in Journal)
  • MASTER OF PATHOLOGY PART 2 EXAMS THESIS , 2014 to 2018 (Thesis)
  • Reviewer for Analyst (ISI), 2014 to 2015 (Article in Journal)
  • Reviewer of International Journal of Diabetes in Developing Countries (ISI) , 2013 to 2018 (Article in Journal)
  • Reveiwer for International Journal of General Medicine (non ISI), 2011 to 2011 (Article in Journal)
  • Thesis evaluation of Macroprolactin: Risk of Misdiagnosis and Mismanagement in Hyperprolactaenemia, 2010 to 2010 (Thesis)
  • External Examiner for PART 1 (CONJOINT) EXAMINATION OF THE MASTER OF PATHOLOGY, UNIVERSITY SAINS MALAYSIA, 2010 to 2013 (External Examiner for PART 1 (CONJOINT) EXAMINATIO)
  • Reviewer for MALAYSIAN JOURAL OF PATHOLOGY (Scopus) , 2009 to 2018 (Article in Journal)
  • External Examiner for PART 1 (CONJOINT) EXAMINATION OF THE MASTER OF PATHOLOGY, UNIVERSITY KEBANGSAAN MALAYSIA, 2009 to 2012 (PART 1 (CONJOINT) EXAMINATION OF THE MASTER OF PAT)
  • Reviewer for Journal Of Paediatric Biochemistry ISSN 1309-2359 (non ISI), 2009 to 2014 (Article in Journal)
  • Reviewer for MALAYSIAN JOURNAL OF CLINICAL BIOCHEMISTRY (non ISI), 2009 (Article in Journal)
  • Thesis Evaluation: SERUM FREE LIGHT CHAIN: DIAGNOSTIC AND PROGNOSTIC VALUE IN MULTIPLE MYELOMA, 2008 to 2009 (Thesis)
  • Reviewer for SINGAPORE MEDICAL JOURNAL (ISI), 2008 (Article in Journal)
  • Expert Linkages
    (Linkages Description),(Organisation),(Duration of Involvement),(Level)
  • Specialty Education Subcommittee for Chemical Pathology, Malaysian Medical Council, 2020 (National)
  • Academic/Technical Contribution
    (Activity),(Organisation),(Duration),(Role)
  • National Specialist Register, Malaysian Medical Council, 2016 - 2020 (Coordinator)
  • College of Pathologists Education Committee Meeting, College of Pathologists, Academy of Medicine , 2012 - 2018 (Expert Advisor)
  • Accreditat ion and Reaccredit ation Committee for accrediting centers for Master of Pathology Training for Chemical Pathology, College of Pathologists Conjoint Board (Jawatankuasa Bersama Sarjana Perubatan/ JBSP) , 2011 - 2020 (Coordinator)
  • Sub-committee to review Specific Criteria 2 Document,ISO15189 for medical testing under SAMM, STANDARDS MALAYSIA , 2010 - 2020 (Committee Member)
  • Clinical Consultant, University Malaya Medical Centre, 2010 - 2019 (Consultant )
  • Technical Assessor(TA) under Skim Akreditasi Makmal Malaysia (SAMM), Department of Standards Malaysia , 2010 - 2020 (Expert Advisor)
  • Development of Clinical Practice Guideline for Thyroid Screening in Pregnant Women in Malaysia, Health Technology Assessment , Ministry of Health, MALAYSIA , 2008 - 2011 (Technical Advisor)
  • Sub-committee to establish the Guidelines for Manpower Norms in Chemical Pathology, Ministry of Health, MALAYSIA, ACADEMY OF MEDICINE, MALAYSIA , 2006 - 2007 (Committee Member)
  • AWARD AND STEWARDSHIP
    (Name of Award/Stewardship),(Awarding Institution),(Year Awarded),(Type of Award)
    • PENGADIL (SIMPANAN) PERTANDINGAN PROJEK PASUKAN PENAMBAHBAIKAN KUALITI (QIT) PPUM 2018, PPUM, 2018 (COMPETITION)
    • JAWATANKUASA KECIL PENDIDIKAN PERUBATAN (JKPP), MAJLIS PERUBATAN MALAYSIA, 2018 (SERVICES)
    • Nomination by Global Planning & Strategy Centre, Chancellery, UM for ANUGERAH AKADEMIK NEGARA KE-11 competition for publication ISI QI(Biosensors and Bioelectronics 78, 187-193, MOHE, 2017 (RESEARCH)
    • APPOINTMENT BY NATIONAL CREDENTIALING COMMITTEE FOR SPECIALTY SUB COMMITTEE CHEMICAL PATHOLOGY DISCIPLINE, DEPUTY DIRECTOR MINISTRY OF HEALTH, 2017 (SERVICES)
    • APPOINTMENT AS LABORATORY ACCREDITATION EVALUATION PANEL (LAEP), STANDARDS MALAYSIA, 2017 (SERVICES)
    • PELANTIKAN SEBAGAI AHLI KUMPULAN KERJA TEKNIKAL (TWG) 59 BAGI KAJIAN SEMULA DOKUMEN SPECIFIC TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS (STR) 2.3- CHEMICAL PATHOLOGY DI BAWAH SKIM AKREDITASI MAKMAL MALAYSIA (SAMM), STANDARDS MALAYSIA, 2017 (OTHERS)
    • EXCELLENCE SERVICE AWARD, University of Malaya, 2012 (CERTIFICATE)
    • ANUGERAH PERKHIDMATAN CEMERLANG (EXCELLENT SERVICE AWARD, UNIVERSITY MALAYA, 2012 (SPECIAL)
    • CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENT SERVICE, University of Malaya, 2011 (CERTIFICATE)
    • EXCELLENT SERVICE AWARD/Sijil Perkhidmatan Cemerlang, UNIVERSITY MALAYA, 2011 (OTHERS)
    • EXCELLENCE SERVICE AWARD, University of Malaya, 2009 (CERTIFICATE)
    • EXCELLENT SERVICE AWARD/Anugerah Perkhidmatan Cemerlang, UNIVERSITY MALAYA, 2009 (SPECIAL)
    CONSULTANCY PROJECT
    (Project title),(Organisation),(Duration),(Role),(Level)
    • LAEP (laboratory Accreditation Evaluation Panel) Technical Advisor, Standards Malaysia, 01/11/2019 to 01/11/2020 (National)
    • UMSC Consultant, UMSC, 01/11/2019 to 01/11/2020 (National)
    • Consultant Chemical Pathologist, UNIVERSITY MALAYA SPECIALIST CENTRE, 01/12/2007 to 01/12/2020 (National)
    PAPER PRESENTED
    (Title),(Event),(Date Presented),(Organiser),(Level)
    PLEANARY SPEAKER
  • EFFICIENT LABORATORY ORGANIZATION & CONSOLIDATION, ASIA PACIFIC SIEMENS LABORATORY AUTOMATION USER MEETING, 20/10/2009 to 22/10/2009, SIEMENS HEALTHCARE DIAGNOSTICS (International)
  • INVITED SEMINAR
  • CURRENT UPDATES IN ENDOCRINE TUMOR MARKERS, ENDOCRINE PATHOLOGY CONFERENCE UPDATE 2014, 07/03/2014 to 08/03/2014, COLLEGE OF PATHOLOGISTS & PUTRAJAYA HOSPITAL (National)
  • INVITED SPEAKER
  • Roadmap to Competency Assessment in Clinical Biochemistry , MEDLAB ASIA PACIFIC Exhibition and Conference 2017, 26/04/2017 to 26/04/2017, MEDLAB ASIA PACIFIC & SINGAPORE ACADEMY OF MEDICINE (International)
  • Phaeochromocytoma & paraganglioma: Laboratory evaluation, 2015 Annual Scientific Meeting of College of Pathologists, Academy of Medicine Malaysia, 13/06/2015 to 14/06/2015, Academy of Medicine Malaysia (National)
  • Improved workflow, enhanced efficiency: experience sharing from automation system implementation, MEDLAB Asia Congress , 18/03/2015 to 20/03/2015, MEDLAB Asia Congress  (National)
  • MALAYSIAN PERSPECTIVE: THE DRIVE TO ACHIEVE HIGHER LABORATORY QUALITY STANDARDS, TOWARDS A HIGHER LABORATORY QUALITY SERVICE STANDARDS, 05/12/2013 to 05/12/2013, COLLEGE OF PATHOLOGIST & BECKMAN COULTER (National)
  • Role of the Laboratory Professional In Patient Safety Issues , 13th ASIAN PACIFIC FEDERATION OF CLINICAL BIOCHEMISTRY, 27/10/2013 to 30/10/2013, ASIAN PACIFIC FEDERATION OF CLINICAL BIOCHEMISTRY APFCB (International)
  • Role Of The Laboratory In The Diagnosis & Monitoring Of Endocrine Disorders , MACB ENDOCRINOLOGY WORKSHOP, 07/10/2013 to 08/10/2013, MACB MALAYSIAN ASSOCIATION OF CLINICAL BIOCHENISTS (National)
  • Minimally Invasive Alternatives in Liver Fibrosis Testing, Myanmar Society of Pathology & Siemens Healthcare Day 2013, 31/01/2013 to 31/01/2013, Myanmar Society of Pathology & Siemans (International)
  • TUMOR MARKERS: USES AND ABUSES, 11TH ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC MEETING, COLLEGE OF PATHOLOGISTS, ACADEMY OF MEDICINE, 08/06/2012 to 10/06/2012, FACULTY OF MEDICINE, UITM & COLLEGE OF PATHOLOGISTS, ACADEMY OF MEDICINE (National)
  • IMPROVING WORKFLOW WITH SIEMENS AUTOMATION IN UMMC LABORATORY, SIEMENS HEALTHCARE DAY 2012 SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE, 29/05/2012 to 29/05/2012, SIEMENS HEALTHCARE DIAgnostice (International)
  • APPLICATION OF SERUM HER2/NEU IN BREAST CANCER MONITORING, SIEMENS HEALTHCARE DAY MALAYSIA, 21/05/2012 to 21/05/2012, SIEMENS HEALTHCARE DIAgnostice (National)
  • UPDATES IN THYROID FUNCTION, UPDATES IN THYROID FUNCTION WORKSHOP, 30/04/2012 to 30/04/2012, MALAYSIAN ASSOCIATION OF CLINICAL BIOCHEMISTS (MACB) (National)
  • Assessment of Thyroid Function, towards an intergated laboratory clinical approach, Paediatric Endocrine Workshop, 12/03/2011 to 12/03/2011, Malaysian Endocrine & Metabolic Society, MEMS (National)
  • Relevance of Serum Her/2-neu in Metastatic Breast Cancer Management, 13th Asean Conference of Clinical Laboratory Sciences, 25/09/2010 to 27/09/2010, Malaysia Institute of Madical Laboratory Sciences (MIMLS) (International)
  • Relevance of Serum Her/2-neu in Metastatic Breast Cancer Management, Singapore Cancer Forum, 04/09/2010 to 04/09/2010, Singapore Cancer Forum secretariat (International)
  • Maximizing Laboratory Efficiencies using Automation, The UMMC Experience, Siemens Asia Pacific Automation User Meeting, 01/09/2010 to 03/09/2010, Siemens, Asia Pacific (International)
  • Relevance of Serum Her/2-neu in Metastatic Breast Cancer Management, Malaysian Association of Clinical Biochemists 20th Annual Scientific Meeting, 05/07/2010 to 06/07/2010, Malaysian Association of Clinical Biochemists  (National)
  • Serum Her/2-neu in Breast Cancer, 3rd Changi General Hospital Laboratory Medical Symposium, 20/03/2010 to 20/03/2010, Changi General Hospital (International)
  • ASSESSMENT OF THYROID FUNCTION: AN INTEGRATED LAB AND CLINICAL APPROACH, MIMLS 20TH NATIONAL SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE, 24/10/2009 to 24/10/2009, MALAYSIAN INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL LABORATORY SCIENCES (National)
  • Presentation Prevalence of abnormal Thyroid Function in pregnant women in the Malaysian population , 19th Annual Scientific Meeting, Malaysian Association of Clinical Biochemists (MACB), 2009. , 27/07/2009 to 28/07/2009, MALAYSIAN ASSOCIATION OF CLINICAL BIOCHEMISTS (National)
  • Neonatal Screening and Metabolic, Endocrine, Genetic and Infectious Disorder- Pathology and Laboratory Perspective, Improving Maternal and Infant Health Outcomes of Pregnancy , 28/02/2009 to 28/02/2009, Association of Private Hospitals Malaysia (APHM)  (National)
  • NEONATAL SCREENING PROGRAMME FOR ENDOCRINE AND METABOLIC DISORDERS, Invited Speaker at Tawakal Hospital, Malaysia Continuing Medical Education program , 15/10/2008 to 15/10/2008, Tawakal Hospital (Others)
  • NEONATAL SCREENING FOR MATABOLIC AND ENDOCRINE DISEASES, Invited Speaker at Gleneagles Medical Centre, Malaysia Continuing Medical Education Program September 2008, 16/09/2008 to 16/09/2008, Gleneagles Medical Centre (Others)
  • QUALITY CONTROL IN DIAGNOSTIC LABORATORIES, ISO 15189 REQUIREMENTS, Invited Speaker, Laboratory Accreditation Course, 29/06/2007 to 30/06/2007, UNIVERSITY MALAYA MEDICAL CENTRE (University)
  • Achieving Good Glycemic Control, Arkray Adams A1C HA-8160 Automatic Glycohaemoglobin Analyzer User Meeting, 07/02/2007 to 07/02/2007, DIAGNOSTIC SYSTEMS (National)
  • POSTER PRESENTER
  • ISO 15189 LABORATORY ACCREDITATION AT UNIVERSITY MALAYA MEDICAL CENTRE (UMMC), MALAYSIA, 22ND INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS OF CLINICAL CHEMISTRY AND LABORATORY MEDICINE, 22/06/2014 to 26/06/2014, IFCC INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF CLINICAL CHEMISTRY  (International)
  • Human Epididymis Protein 4 (HE4) Reference Intervals in a Multiethnic Asian Women Population, 20th IFCC-EFLM European Congress of CLinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine, 19/05/2013 to 23/05/2013, INternational Federation of Clinical Chemistry(IFCC) (International)
  • COMPARISON OF FIVE AUTOMATED IMMUNOASSAY REAGENT KIT FOR 25-OH VITAMIN D ANALYSIS, AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF CLINICAL CHEMISTRY/ AACC ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC MEETING, 16/07/2012 to 20/07/2012, AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF CLINICAL CHEMISTRY/ AACC  (International)
  • DETERMINATION OF SERUM HER2/NEU REFERENCE INTERVALS IN A MULTIETHNIC MALAYSIAN POPULATION, XXXIII NORDIC CONGRESS IN CLINICAL CHEMISTRY, 12/06/2012 to 15/06/2012, EUROPEAN FEDERATION OF CLINICAL CHEMISTRY AND LABORATORY MEDICINE (International)
  • Evaluation of Sirolimus Assay on The Abbott Architect ISystem , 21ST MACB (Malaysian Association of Clinical Biochemists) CONFERENCE & ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING ISTANA HOTEL, KUALALUMPUR , 03/06/2011 to 05/06/2011, MACB (Malaysian Association of Clinical Biochemists)  (National)
  • OTHERS
  • EFFECTS OF VITAMIN D ON DISEASE ACTIVITY, FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY AND SERUM INTERLEUKIN-6 IN RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS, Annual European Congress of Rheumatology EULAR 2018 ,, 13/06/2018 to 16/06/2018, Annual European Congress of Rheumatology EULAR 2018 (International)
  • AACC 2015 Annual Meeting & Clinical Lab Expo, AACC 2015 Annual Meeting & Clinical Lab Expo, 26/07/2015 to 30/07/2015, American Association of Clinical Chemistry (International)
  • PBL, PROBLEM BASED WORKSHOP PBL TUTOR NTRAINING WORKSHOP FOR UMMP, 21/10/2013 to 22/10/2013, MERDU, FOM UM (University)
  • Quality, Efficiency and Beyond in Clincial Laboratory Operations, 8th South Asia Turning Science into Caring Scientific Symposium, 19/07/2011 to 19/07/2011, ABBOTT DIAGNOSTICS, SOUTH ASIA (International)
  • Ensuring Quality and Reliability Result Reporting, Latest Updates in Quality Control Management, 09/06/2010 to 09/06/2010, Malaysian Association of Clinical Biochemists & Association of Scientific Ofiicer, Ministry of Health (National)
  • THYROID WORKSHOP, 1st Annual Abbott Diagnostics Asia Pacific and Japan Scientific Symposium Invited Chairperson for Thyroid Workshop, 14/10/2008 to 14/10/2008, Abbott Diagnostics Asia Pacific and Japan  (International)
  • ENHANCING SCIENTIFIC DISCOVERIES INTO LABORATORY PRACTICES FOR IMPTOVED CLINICAL OUTCOMES, Regional IACC Scientific Symposium, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, , 27/05/2008 to 28/05/2008, ABBOTT DIAGNOSTICS (International)
  • Sample Management Solutions , 24th World Congress of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine WASPALM August 20th 24th 2007, K.L Malaysia, 20/08/2007 to 24/08/2007, World Congress of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine & ACADEMY OF MEDICINE, MALAYSIA (International)