Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia

Staff Profile

Dr Alice Kurien

Associate Professor, Clinical



 I joined NUMed Malaysia on August 4th 2014 and, from September 2015 onwards I am the lead lecturer for ESR women's health. I had my graduation and post-graduation from the government medical college Trivandrum, Kerala, India . I am also a member and overseas CPD partaker of  RCOG (UK) from 2009.


MBBS (India)-1981

DGO (Diploma in obstetrics and gynaecology),India, 1985

MD (Master Degree in Obstetrics and gynaecology) ,India 1986, and

MRCOG (UK) in 2009.


  1. Bilateral ectopic pregnancy – A rare case report- Journal of obstetrics and gynaecology of India, June 2000.

  2. A new method of caesarean section – Kerala Medical Journal, India –2002

  3. Cervical pregnancy case report-(co- author) –Journal of obstetrics & gynaecology- FOGSI ,    Nov 2002

  4. A dose related comparative study of misoprostol for induction of labour. –Kerala Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 2004.

  5. Uterine sarcoma in RIPAS Hospital, A 10 year retrospective study. BIMJ, vol 8:5, October 2012

  6. TVT-Abbrevo procedure for female stress urinary incontinence - A prospective analysis over 22 months -Accepted on 18/5/16 for publication by Singapore Medical Journal.


  1. Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy –South India Plantation Medical Officers conference. Munnar, Kerala, India –2001.

  2. Perinatal Mortality in a Tea Plantation hospital – Annual conference on advances in Obstetrics & Gynaecology and Infertility at Trivandrum, Kerala, India. -2003

  3. Induction of labour using intravaginal misoprostol: a case control study. Presented in the 18th Asian & Oceanic Congress of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Bangalore -2002.

  4. Management of Endometrial Hyperplasia. Clinico pathological conference, RIPAS, Brunei .2010

  5. Uterine sarcoma in RIPAS Hospital, A 10 year retrospective study.(Poster presentation, RCOG World Congress, June 2012- Kuching, Malaysia.)

  6. TVT abbrevo for the management of female stress urinary incontinence-A prospective analysis   over 22 months in a tertiary care hospital.Poster presentation, -RCOG World Congress March 2014 at Hyderabad, India, IUGA World conference, Washington, USA (July 2014) and 10th Singapore obstetrics and gynaecology conference, August 2015.




TVT Abbrevo for SUI-  In KK women and children Hospital,Singapore -2012 to 2014

Uterine sarcoma- A 10 year retrospective study. Brunei.2012

Gynaecological cancers-  Prospective analysis Brunei 2007-2012

Perinatal Mortality in a Tea Plantation hospital – India- 2000 to 2003

Induction of labour using intravaginal misoprostol- Tata Tea general Hospital,India  2002-2004  


Undergraduate teaching  for  Women's health, MBBS programme.

Stage 5-ESR -Women's health. Clinical lead and lecturer

Stage 3- ESR-Women's health. FOCP (history taking )

Stage 1 -Life cycle 1


Previous Teaching experience

 Singapore-MBBS programme.  YLL school of Medicine, Singapore- Nov 2012- July 2014.

 Brunei- MBBS programme. Undergraduates from UBD Brunei and Elective students from Queensland university, Australia