Professor Dr Lim Shen-Yang

FRACP (Aust), MD (Neuroscience) (Aust), MBBS (Melb)

 

Clinic Schedule and Appointment List

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Professor Dr Lim Shen-Yang is a Consultant Neurologist and Professor of Medicine at the University of Malaya. He earned his medical and research doctorate degrees from the University of Melbourne, and was admitted to Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians after completing advanced training in adult Internal Medicine and Neurology at the Western and Royal Melbourne Hospitals. He underwent subspecialty training in Movement Disorders at world-renowned centres in Melbourne and Toronto (under Prof. Anthony Lang). Dr. Lim also received Fellowship training within the Toronto Western Movement Disorders Surgery program. Dr. Lim has numerous publications in prestigious medical journals and books, on Parkinson's disease (PD) and a variety of other movement disorders. He is an Associate Editor of Neurology Asia, and a regular Reviewer for several prestigious journals of clinical neurology. He serves on the Movement Disorder Society (MDS) Task Forces for PD Treatment Guidelines and Rating Scales, and is an Executive Committee Member of the MDS Asian-Oceanian section. He has received numerous invitations to lecture locally and abroad, including Visiting Professorships. He is a Medical Advisor to the Malaysian PD Association, and a founding member of the Malaysian Movement Disorder Subspecialty Council. He sits on the Examinations Committee for the national Internal Medicine specialist examinations. Recently, he was part of the 4-strong team representing Malaysia that beat 13 other national teams to win the Tournament of the Minds at the 19th World Congress of Neurology. (Areas in which a Movement Disorders specialist has particular interest and expertise include: Parkinson's disease and related parkinsonian disorders such as multiple system atrophy and progressive supranuclear palsy, tremor, gait [walking] disorders, dystonia, a variety of other movement problems [e.g., chorea, tic disorders such as Tourette syndrome, hemifacial spasm, restless legs syndrome], and specialised treatments such as botulinum toxin injections, deep brain stimulation and apomorphine infusion therapy). Languages spoken: English, Bahasa Malaysia and Hokkien.

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Awards and

Recognitions

  • Elected Co-Chair, International Movement Disorder Society (Asian & Oceanian Section) Education Committee, 2013.
  • Junior Investigator Travel Awards (to my students, Dr. Tan Ai Huey and Ms. Aroma Agape), 17th International Congress of Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders, Sydney, Australia, 2013.
  • Vocational Award for "Exemplary service & dedication in the field of Parkinson's & Movement Disorders", Rotary Club, Metro KL, 2012.
  • High-Impact Research (HIR) Grant, University of Malaya / Ministry of Higher Education, 2012.
  • Invitation to deliver a Plenary Lecture, 16th International Congress of Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders, Dublin, Ireland, 2012.
  • High-Impact Research (HIR) Grant, University of Malaya / Ministry of Higher Education, 2011.
  • Invitation to deliver a Plenary Lecture, 15th International Congress of Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders, Toronto, Canada, 2011.
  • Young Investigator Award for Best Publication, Malaysian Society of Neurosciences, 2011.
  • Visiting Professorship, Movement Disorder Society, 2011.
  • Selected to represent Malaysia / Academy of Science at the Program for Young Physician Leaders, World Health Summit, Berlin, 2011.
  • Junior Investigator Travel Award (to my student, Ms. Tan Zi Kheng), 15th International Congress of Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders, Toronto, Canada, 2011.
  • lected Member of the Executive Committee, International Movement Disorder Society (Asian & Oceanian Section), 2011.
  • Poster awarded 2nd prize, Malaysian Society of Neurosciences 21st Annual Scientific Meeting, 2010.
  • Merit in Service Certificate (Sijil Perkhidmatan Cemerlang), University of Malaya, 2010.
  • Member of the 4-strong team representing Malaysia that beat 13 other national teams to win the Tournament of the Minds, 19th World Congress of Neurology, 2009, (INTERNATIONAL)
  • Poster selected for oral presentation, American Academy of Neurology 61st Annual Meeting, 2009.
  • Partial Fellowship, 18th annual Aspen course on Movement Disorders (awarded by Prof. Stanley Fahn), 2008.
  • Edmond J. Safra Fellowship in Neurodegenerative Diseases and Doris Edwards Fellowship, Toronto Western Hospital / University of Toronto, 2008.
  • Junior Investigator Travel Award, Movement Disorder Society, 2007.
  • The Victor Hurley Medical Research Fund Grant-in-Aid, Royal Melbourne Hospital, 2006.
  • Special Postgraduate Studentship, University of Melbourne (Centre for Neuroscience), 2006.