Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia

Staff Profile

Dr Amgad Botros

Associate Professor (Medicine)

Background

EMPLOYMENT AND TRAINING :

Currently I'm working as an  Associate Professor (Medicine) at Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia (NUMed)in addition to my clinical service as a Consultant Physician .

EDUCATION & QUALIFICATION:              

  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery ,MBBCh(Egypt).
  • Member of the Royal Colleges of Physicians of the United Kingdom ,MRCP(UK) ,
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians (of Glasgow ) ,FRCP(Glasg).
  • Graduate Certificate in Higher Education ,GCHE(Monash University) ,
  • Fellow of The Higher Education Academy  (UK),FHEA.
  • Member of the American College of Physicians .
          


            
             


 

Teaching

  1. Teaching Year 3 , 4 & 5 MBBS program. 
  2. Examiner throughout the curriculum.
  3. Training for  the post graduate degrees e.g. MRCP(UK)

Research

RESEARCH AND PUBLICATIONS;

  • Co Reseacher in Apixaban dosing to optimize protection from Thrombosis (ADOPT) study.
  •  Elangovan S, Ramadas A, Dominic NA, Botross NP, Arasoo VJT, Riad A & Qureshi AM (2015). Impact of Psychosocial Risk Factors in Health-related Quality of Life: A Pilot Study among Breast Cancer Survivors in Johor Bahru, Malaysia. Indian Journal of Psychiatry. 15 (Suppl): S12   
  • Paper titled ” Psychsocial factors and quality if life of breast cancer survivers” in the “Dubai International Conference in Higher Education 2015”.
  • Ongoinig research about HRQOL in Breast Cancer survivors .
  • Ongoing research about The  "Prevalence of Complications in Dengue Virus Infection and Predictors of Severe Dengue With Severe Organ Involvements Among Adults In A Tertiary Center In Malaysia"

Publications