Vairavan Narayanan profiles

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  1. Vairavan Narayanan

    Title
    Associate Professor & Consultant Neurosurgeon at University of Malaya
    Demographic info
    Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia | Medical Practice
    Current
    Consultant Neurosurgeon at University of Malaya
    Past
    Honorary Clinical Fellow in Epilepsy Surgery at National Neurology and Neurosurgery Hospital, Queen's Square, London, Senior Registrar in Neurosurgery at Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge, UK, Registrar in Neurosurgery at University Malaya Medical Centre, General Surgeon at Hospital Kajang, Registrar in General Surgery at Hospital UKM
    Education
    Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
    Summary
    Dr Vairavan is an Associate Professor and Consultant Neurosurgeon in University of Malaya. He did his basic medical degree as well as Masters degree in Surgery in the National University of Malaysia (UKM). He started his Neurosurgical training in UM in 2006 and completed his training in Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge in 2012. During this period, he acquired the FRCS (Neurosurgery) Fellowship from the Intercollegiate Board of Surgery in UK. He spent a further 6 months in 2012 doing an Honorary Fellowship in Epilepsy in University College London. He was recognised as a Malaysian National Specialist Registry (NSR) gazetted consultant Neurosurgeon in 2013. His clinical interest lies in Neuro Oncology, Epilepsy and Skull Base Surgery. He works closely with the adult and paediatric Neurologists in UM and has built up a successful Epilepsy Surgery Program which screens an average of 50 patients a year, of whom about 20 undergo surgery. With his fellow neurosurgeons and neuro-oncologists, he also runs a dedicated Neuro Oncology Unit which provides the highest standards of care for brain tumour patients. His research interests include genetic polymorphisms and mutations in primary and secondary brain tumors, traumatic brain injury and its sequeala, innovations in surgery and training. He has numerous publications in these fields. He is also actively involved in academic teaching and supervision of both undergraduate and post graduate Masters and PhD students.
    Vairavan Narayanan
  2. Vairavan Narayanan

    Demographic info
    Chennai Area, India | Information Technology and Services
    Vairavan Narayanan
  3. Vairavan Narayanan

    Title
    Module Lead at EDS
    Demographic info
    Chennai Area, India | Information Technology and Services
    Current
    Module Lead at EDS
    Vairavan Narayanan