8th to 10th SEPTEMBER 2020 ( 8.00AM- 5.00PM)
PERDANA UNIVERSITY,SERDANG, SELANGOR

What is it About?

Perdana University introduces a 2-day conference for management of neuromuscular disorders. A one-of-a-kind experience that brings together the comprehensive team of professionals managing the disabling effects of the conditions. This Congress will provide:-

  • An update on current knowledge on neuromuscular disorders

  • Collaboration in knowledge sharing and research

  • Designing and developing a team approach to manage neuromuscular disorders

  • Develop a consensus statement on the management of neuromuscular disorders

 

Conference Topics*

* Subject to change

• Socioeconomic Impact of Stroke in Malaysia and Strategies to Manage
• Acute Management of Stroke
• Neurosurgical Approach to Acquired Brain Injury
• Overview of Paralyzed Limb
• Overview of Spasticity in Neuromuscular Disorders
• Frontiers in Nerve Injury
• Clinicians Assessments on Spasticity by Surgeons and Physicians
• Occupational Therapy Assessments and Evaluations on Function and Impact of Neuromuscular Disorders
• Future Imaging and Interventional Radiology
• Nursing Challenges in Paralysed Limbs
• Treatment Strategies - Surgical options in managing paralyzed limb
• Treatment Strategies - Rehabilitation - Interventional Strategies in managing spasticity
• Designing Multidisciplinary Care for Upper Limb and Lower Limb Neuromuscular Disorders
• Sexual Dysfunction in Stroke
• Urological Consequences in Paralysis
• Assessing and Evaluating Function and Impact of Neuromuscular Disorders
• Financial Impact to Patient, Families and Caregivers in Stroke and Paralysis
• SOCSO - Return to Work (RTW) after Stroke
• Nutrition in Person with Neuromuscular Disorders
• Physiotherapy Management of Spastic Limbs
• Splinting in spasticity
• Manipulation: Serial casting
• Medico-Legal Implications of Paralysis
• Cardiac Health in Stroke

Faculty

* Subject to change

 

Prof Dato’ Dr. Hj. Mohamad Farouk Abdullah (Senior Consultant Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Dean, Perdana University Graduate School of Medicine, Malaysia)
Prof Dr Hamidon Basiron (Consultant Neurologist, Head of Department of Medicine, University Putra Malaysia, Malaysia)
Prof Dr Amaramalar Selvi Naicker (Consultant Rehabilitation Physician, Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, University Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia)
Prof Dr Philip George (Consultant Psychiatrist, International Medical University, Malaysia)
Prof Manohar Arumugam (Consultant Hand Surgeon, Department of Orthopedics, University Putra Malaysia, Malaysia)
Prof Nathan Vytialingam (Consultant Occupational Therapist, Dean, Perdana University School of Occupational Therapy, Malaysia)
Assoc Prof Dr Shalimar Abdullah (Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, University Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia
Assoc Prof Dr Ohnmar Htwe @ Rashidah Ismail (Consultant Rehabilitation Physician, Hospital Canselor Tunku Muhriz, University Kebangsaan Malaysia)
Assoc Prof Dr Mohd Haidzir Abd Manaf (Head of Department, Centre of Physiotherapy Studies, Faculty of Health Science, University Technology MARA, Puncak Alam Campus, Selangor, Malaysia)
Dr Vaikunthan Rajaratnam (Hand Surgeon, Khoo Teck Puat Hospital, Singapore)
Dr Lim Poh Hin (Consultant Neurologist, KPJ Ampang Puteri, Malaysia)
Dr Tham Huilian Carol (Consultant Neurologist, National Neuroscience Institute, Singapore)
Dr Yen Hwee Ling (Senior Consultant, Rehabilitation Physician, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore)
Dr Jeyaletchumy (Consultant Radiologist, Pantai Hospital, Malaysia)
Dr Wong Teck Wee (Consultant Interventional Cardiologist, iHeal Medical Centre Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia)
Dr Brenda Saria Yuliawiratman (Rehabilitation Physician, Hospital Canselor Tunku Muhriz, University Kebangsaan Malaysia)
Dr Toh Charng Jeng (Consultant Neurosurgeon & Interventional Pain Specialist, Department of Surgery, University Kebangsaan Malaysia)
Mr Abdul Wahid Jusoh (Assistant Medical Officer, Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Hospital Canselor Tunku Muhriz, University Kebangsaan Malaysia)
Mr HamdzanTukimin (Assistant Medical Officer, Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Hospital Canselor Tunku Muhriz, University Kebangsaan Malaysia)
Mr Mohd Zamri Ahmad (Assistant Medical Officer, Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Hospital Canselor Tunku Muhriz, University Kebangsaan Malaysia)
Madam Ranuga Devy (Advocate and Solicitor, Malaysia)
Mr Tan Eng Wah (Head of Department, Rehabilitation Services, SOCSO Tun Razak Rehabilitation Centre Melaka, Malaysia)
Madam Regina A/P Maniam ( Head of Department, Department of Occupational Therapy, Hospital Tuanku Jaafar, Seremban Malaysia)
Mr Ahmad Yazid Jus (Senior Occupational Therapist, Hand and Upper Limb Centre, Pantai Hospital Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia)
Madam Nor Atiqah Mustapha (Occupational Therapist, University Malaya Medical Centre, Malaysia)
Mr Teo Yong Chang Matthew (Occupational Therapy Lecturer, Perdana University School of Occupational Therapy, Malaysia)

 

Workshop:

Advisor - Prof Dr Amaramalar Selvi Naicker 

Organising Chairperson- Assoc Prof (Dr) Rashidah Ismail @ Ohnmar Htwe 

Vice Chair - Dr Brenda Saria Yuliawiratman. 

 

Organizing Committee

Workshop Chairperson: Prof Dr Amaramalar Selvi Naicker

Co-chairperson for workshop: Dr Brenda Saria Yuliawiratman

Scientific Chairperson : Prof Dr Manohar Arumugam

Scientific Chairperson : Assoc Prof Dr Shalimar Abdullah

Organising Chairperson: Prof Dato Dr Hj Moahamad Farouk Abdullah

Co-Chairperson: Prof Nathan Vytialingam

Advisor: Dr Vaikunthan Rajaratnam

Secretary : Ms Shasvine Viknesh Sugumaran

Assistant Secretary : Ms Dhashmini Thangavelu

Secretariat: Malaysian Healthy Ageing Society