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 .


QUALIFICATION:


Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery     MBBCh(Egypt) 

Membership of the Royal Colleges of Physicians of the United Kingdom   MRCP(UK)

Member of the American College Of Physicians.

Physician Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow  FRCP(Glasg).

Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh     FRCP Edin .

Graduate Certificate in Higher Education           GCHE(Monash).

Completed PGDip in Medical Education (Newcastle).

Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (UK)    FHEA(UK).

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