Untitled

Department of Psychological Medicine

Datin Dr. Sharmilla A/P Kanagasundram
Position: Associate Professor
Main Research Interest / Goals:

Research focuses on how to manage clozapine catatonia and how to differentiate from other conditions that also induce catatonia

Keywords: ,
Dr. Aili Hanim Hashim
Position: Senior Lecturer
Main Research Interest / Goals:

Child and adolescent mental health and related subject matter.

Dr. Amer Siddiq
Position: Associate Professor
Main Research Interest / Goals:
  • Mood disorder
  • Anxiety disorder
  • Addiction psychiatry
Dr. Benedict Francis
Position: Lecturer
Main Research Interest / Goals:
  • Developing novel technology to aid caregivers/patients with debilitating BPSD
  • Nutritional supplementation to enhance cognition or reduce disease burden in Mild Cognitive Impairment and Dementia
  • Medical student mental health
Dr. Fatin Liyana Azhar
Position: Lecturer
Main Research Interest / Goals:
  • Understanding depression and how the symptoms are presented in children and adolescents
  • Understanding and determining the factors associated with depression in children and adolescents
  • The role of cognitive behavioral therapy in the treatment of depression in children and adolescents
Dr. Jesjeet Singh Gill a/l Jeswant Singh
Position: Associate Professor
Main Research Interest / Goals:
  • Pharmaceutical Clinical Trials
  • Schizophrenia
  • Addiction
Dr. Koh Ong Hui
Position: Associate Professor
Main Research Interest / Goals:
  • Researching novel treatments for psychiatric condition
  • Interest in phenomenology of Schizophrenia and Early Psychosis
Dr. Ng Chong Guan
Position: Associate Professor
Main Research Interest / Goals:
  • To identify the prevalence and types of psychological distress in cancer patients
  • To study the efficacy of various pharmacological treatment for distress in cancer patients
  • To study the efficacy of various non-pharmacological treatment for distress in cancer patients
Dr. Rusdi Abd Rashid
Position: Associate Professor
Main Research Interest / Goals:

To discover new treatment for amphetamine type stimulants dependence syndrome using pharmacotherapy agents combined with psychospiritual approaches.

Dr. Yee Hway Ann @ Anne Yee
Position: Associate Professor
Main Research Interest / Goals:

I am particularly interested the relationship between substance use disorder and mental illness.