Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia

Staff Profile

Dr Carlo Adrillana

Senior Lecturer (Non Clinical)




My current position in Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia is a Senior Lecturer, I started in NUMed early 2015, I’m teaching anatomy and clinical skills. I do lectures, facilitating practical session in both anatomy and clinical skills, facilitating in seminar sessions.




My background is that, I’m a graduate of bachelor of science in respiratory therapy, after that I continued my medical degree. I’m a general practitioner in the Philippines, at the same time I was able to teach in one of the university, teaching anatomy, physiology, microbiology and parasitology. I was doing my clinical practice in some of the hospitals in the Philippines, and I was a medical officer in one of the Municipal hospital before I had a chance to work here in Malaysia.




BS Respiratory therapy – Emilio Aguinaldo College ( Philippines )

Medical Degree – Our Lady of Fatima University ( Philippines )




Philippine Academy of Medical Specialist – Diplomate

Philippine Society of Anatomist – Diplomate

Philippine Society of Anatomist - Fellow 



  • Mainly teaching Anatomy and Clinical skills for MBBS Year 1 and Year 2
  • Teaching lectures, seminars, practical section, clinical skills laboratory for MBBS Year 1 and Year 2
  • Facilitating seminar sessions for year 1 and year 2
  • Case lead year 1 ( case 6 COPD )
  • Case lead year 2 ( case 24 Trauma )
  • Academic Mentor year 1
  • Academic Mentor year 2
  • ECCE facilitator year 2
  • Module lead BMS BMN2007


  • Facilitate in Progress Examination for MBBS Year 1 and Year 2
  • OSCE examiner for MBBS Year 1, Year 2 and Year 3