Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia

Staff Profile

Dr Dante Fernandez

Senior Lecturer (Non Clinical)



I'm a senior lecturer Non-clinical at Newcastle Medicine Malaysia. Aside from that I'm also the head of anatomy working group and module coordinator of thought, senses and movement. My area of expertise is anatomy and geriatric medicine.


1997- Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Therapy, Emilio Aguinaldo University Philippines

2001- Doctor of Medicine, Fatima University Philippines

2003- Post-Internship, Quirino Memorial Medical Center

2004- Passed Physician Licensure Examination, Philippines

2010- Geriatric Medicine, Philippine College of Gerontolgy and Geriatrics

Previous Positions:

Assistant Professor, PBL coordinator- UCSI University, Kuala Lumpur

Senior Lecturer, Year 1 Coordinator MBBS program, Department Head Anatomy- Insaniah University, Alor Setar

Lecturer, Head Anatomy Laboratory, AUCMS, Penang Malaysia

Associate Professor College of Medicine Fatima University

Board examination reviewer: B.S. Respiratory Therapy, SRG


Philippine Academy of Medical Specialist

Philippine Society of Anatomy

Philippine Anti-ageing Society

International Academy of Medical Specialist


  • Delivered various lectures in different module (TSM, CSIM, CRRM, NME, CSC, MTD).

  • Involved in various Anatomy laboratory sessions (TSM, CRRM, NME).

  • Involved in teaching Stage 3 FOCP.

  • Involved in the Clinical Skills Laboratory sessions Stages  1,2, 3 and to their Clinical skills revisions.

  • Participated in OSCE Examinations for Stages 1, 2, 3.

  • Acted as examiner for the Phase 1 and 2 MOCK OSCE and OSCE.

  • Participated as examiner SSC oral presentation.

  • Contributed questions for Progress Exam pooling.

  • Involved in hospital debriefing Stage 1.