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Department of Medicine

Dr. Ahmad Syadi Bin Mahmood Zuhdi
Position: Associate Professor
Main Research Interest / Goals:
  • Clinical aspect of acute coronary syndrome
  • Percutaneous coronary interventions
Dr. Chooi Kheng Chiew
Position: Lecturer
Main Research Interest / Goals:

Endocrinology

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Dr. Chuah Kee Huat
Position: Lecturer
Main Research Interest / Goals:
  • Small intestinal bacterial overgrowth
  • Functional gastrointestinal disorder
Dr. Fariz Yahya
Position: Senior Lecturer
Main Research Interest / Goals:
  • Disease manifestations and progression in rheumatoid arthritis and spondyloarthritis
  • Biologic treatment response in inflammatory arthritides
Dr. Fong Si Lei
Position: Lecturer
Main Research Interest / Goals:
  • To determine the prevalence of epilepsy in Malaysia
  • To determine treatment gap of epilepsy in Malaysia
  • Review of emerging central nervous system infection in tropical region
Dr. Helmi Bin Sulaiman
Position: Lecturer
Main Research Interest / Goals:
  • Develop antibiotics PKPD models for local population (i.e. Malaysians)
  • Measure the penetration of commonly used antibiotics into the lungs in local population with pneumonia
  • Develop therapeutic drug monitoring (TDM) for drugs that are yet to be developed in Malaysia (e.g. voriconazole).Roll out new TDM for vancomycin in Malaysia
  • Roll out new TDM for vancomycin in Malaysia
Dr. Jeyakantha Ratnasingam
Position: Associate Professor
Main Research Interest / Goals:
  • Neuro-endocrinology- improve outcomes and quality of life of patients with pituitary and adrenal disorders
  • Exploring novel mechanisms to better manage diabetes and obesity
  • Exploring the role of brown fat in the development of obesity
  • To look into newer diagnostic and risk models for osteoporosis
Dr. Kwan Zhenli
Position: Lecturer
Main Research Interest / Goals:
  • Psoriasis and psychodermatology
  • Comorbidities among patients with psoriasis
  • Skin cancers and dermatologic surgery, including the application of artificial intelligence in cutaneous oncology
Dr. Lim Lee Ling
Position: Associate Professor
Main Research Interest / Goals:
  • Epidemiology, genomics and metabolomics of diabetes, heart failure, cardiovascular-renal diseases and women’s health (intergenerational diabetes, polycystic ovarian syndrome)
  • Health services research
  • Global health
  • Non-communicable disease prevention
Dr. Lim Soo Kun
Position: Associate Professor
Main Research Interest / Goals:
  • Quality of life among patients with kidney diseases
  • Pre-dialysis CKD education
  • Kidney transplantation