Professor Dr Azlina Amir Abbas

AM (Mal), Adv.Dip.Med.Sci (Mal), MS Ortho (UM), MD (Can)

 

Clinic Schedule and Appointment List

  • Mon 24/02
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  • Tue 25/02
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  • Wed 26/02
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  • Thu 27/02
    09:30 - 11:45
  • Fri 28/02
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  • Sat 29/02
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Professor Dr Azlina Amir Abbas's area of expertise is orthopaedics (hip and knee replacements, trauma and autologous chondrocyte transplantation). She is a member of numerous international and national professional bodies, including Malaysian Orthopaedic Association, Malaysian Association for the Study of Pain, ASEAN Arthroplasty Association, International Association for the Study of Pain and American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. She started her career as a Medical Officer with the Ministry of Health, Malaysia, in 1998 and has completed a fellowship in hip surgery with Chonnam National University Hwasun Hospital in South Korea in 2008. She has recently contributed to a number of books including “Hip Surgery: Instructive Case Collection and “Fracture Management: Basic Principles & Surgical Approaches. Her works have been published in various academic journals such as Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, Journal of Arthroplasty, Journal of Orthopaedic Research and Malaysian Orthopaedic Journal. She is an active researcher in the field of orthopaedics, chondrocytes and stem cell research. She has won numerous awards including a Gold Medal, three Silver Medals, and a Special Award - Best in Cluster (Bioscience & Biotechnology) at Ekspo Penyelidikan Rekacipta dan Inovasi, Universiti Malaya 2009, and the ASEAN Orthopaedic Association Junior Traveling Fellowship in 2009. She has also received the Excellence in Service award by University Malaya. She regularly presents and speaks with regards to her area of expertise. She regularly volunteers her services through MERCY Malaysia, has hosted health clinics for Kajang prison women inmates, has taught English to Korean doctors in Chonnam National University Hwasun Hospital, and participates in community events with the Malaysian Orthopaedic Association and many others.

Get to know me better : https://umexpert.um.edu.my/azabbas.html

 

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Fellowships, Memberships &

Professional Affiliations

  • MBBS System Coordinator - Musculoskeletal, Department Of Orthopaedic Surgery, Faculty Of Medicine, 01-Apr-13 - 30-Jul-15.
  • Secretary of SYNAPSE Committee, Faculty Of Medicine, 07-Mar-13.
  • Member of Thesis Review Committee, Department Of Orthopaedic Surgery, Faculty Of Medicine, 25-Sep-12.
  • MBBS System Coordinator - Musculoskeletal system, Faculty Of Medicine, 01-Apr-11 - 31-Mar-13.
  • Overall Clinical Coordinator for Repeat MBBS Final Exams 2010, Faculty Of Medicine, 28-Oct-10 - 01-Nov-10.
  • Committee Member _ AJKK Sarjana Muda Perubatan dan Pembedahan (MBBS) - Department level, Department Of Orthopaedic Surgery, Faculty Of Medicine, 01-Jun-10.
  • MBBS Final Examination Coordinator , Department Of Orthopaedic Surgery, Faculty Of Medicine, 01-Nov-08 - 31-Dec-09.
  • Coordinator Phase 3A MBBS, Department Of Orthopaedic Surgery, Faculty Of Medicine, 01-Nov-08 - 31-Dec-09.
  • Coordinator for Masters Trainee Specialty Roster for Dept of Orthopaedic Surgery, Department Of Orthopaedic Surgery, Faculty Of Medicine, 09-Jun-08 - 31-Dec-14.

 

Awards and

Recognitions

  • Confocal Laser Scanning Microscopy and Atomic Force Microscopy Imaging of Growth Differentiation Factor 5-induced Human Bone Marrow-Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells (hMSCs). Sik-Loo Tan, TS Ahmad, WM Ng, AM Merican, AA Abbas, L Selvaratnam, T Kamarul, Malaysian Orthopaedic Association, 2013.
  • Mahmood Merican Award - The Effects of Mesenchymal Stem Cell on Full-Thickness Defect of Articular Cartilage: A Laboratory Study on Animal Model. Terence Tay, T Kamarul, H Dashtdar, R Ali, A Abbas, Malaysian Orthopaedic Association, 2010.
  • Best Basic Science Poster Award - Glycos Amino Glycan Production of Mesenchymal Stem Cells in Monolayer and 3D Scaffold (PVA/chitosan). H Dashtdar, L Selvaratnam, A Abbas, T Kamarul, Malaysian Orthopaedic Association, 2010.
  • 27th ASEAN Orthopaedic Association Junior Travelling Fellowship, ASEAN Orthopaedic Association, 2009.
  • Silver Medal. Transformation of Waste - Chitin to a Novel Biomaterial Scaffold in the Treatment of Articular Cartilage Defects. Penyelidik: AA Abbas, T Kamarul Zaman, L Selvaratnam, Norimah Yusof, Lee Si Yuen. Ekspo Penyelidikan Rekacipta dan Inovasi 2009, Universiti Malaya, 2009.
  • Gold Medal. Irradiation Synthesis Of A Novel Porous 3-Dimensional Scaffold For Cartilage Tissue Engineering , 2009 International Exposition of Research and Invention of Institutions of Higher Learning, 2009.
  • Gold Medal. Human Blood-Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells: A New Potential Cell Therapy to Repair Cartilage Defects. Penyelidik: T Kamarul Zaman, Chong Pan-Pan, L Selvaratnam, N Veera Sekaran, AA Abbas, Tai CC, T Sara, Azura Mansor, Quan Mun Theng Ekspo Penyelidikan Rekacopta dan Inovasi 2009, Universiti Malaya, 2009.
  • Special Award - Best in Cluster (Bioscience & Biotechnology). Human Blood-Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells: A New Potential Cell Therapy to Repair Cartilage Defects. Penyelidik: T Kamarul Zaman, Chong Pan-Pan, L Selvaratnam, N Veera Sekaran, AA Abbas, Tai CC, T Sara, Azura Mansor, Quan Mun Theng. Ekspo Penyelidikan Rekacipta dan Inovasi 2009, Universiti Malaya, 2009.
  • Silver Medal. Human Amniotic Membrane for the Application of Clinical Tissue Engineering. Penyelidik: AA Abbas, Tan Sik Loo, Boo Lily, Chong Pan-Pan, Tai CC, Sofiah Sulaiman, L Selvaratnam, T Kamarul Zaman. Ekspo Penyelidikan Rekacipta & Inovasi 2009, Universiti Malaya, 2009, (UNIVERSITY)
  • Silver Medal. Chondrocyte-Alinate Construct, Potential Scaffold in Articular Cartilage Injury Transplantation: Bench to Bedside Research Success Story. Penyelidik: T Kamarul Zaman, AA Abbas. Sharaniza Ab-Rahim, Masjudin Tumin, L Selvaratnam. Ekspo Penyelidikan Rekacipta & Inovasi 2009, Universiti Malaya, 2009.
  • Silver Medal. A Novel Biomaterial: PVA-chitosan Based Hydrogel as a Scaffold in the Treatment of Articular Cartilage Defects Penyelidik: Tunku Kamarul Zaman Tunku Zainol Abidin, Lee Si Yuen, Norimah Yusof, Lakshmi Selvaratnam, Azlina Amir Abbas, International Invention,Innovation & Technology Exhibition 2008, 2008.
  • Bronze Medal for Project: Development of PVA/N,O-CM-chitosan Hydrogel Scaffold, Malaysia Technology Expo 2008 at PWTC, Kuala Lumpur (21-23th Febuary 2008), 2008.
  • Sijil Cemerlang, University Malaya, 2007.
  • Hadiah Latihan Cuti Belajar: Hip Fellowship at Chonnam National University Hwasun Hospital, Korea, University of Malaya, 2007.