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Ramesh Gurunathan Sunway Medical CenterMalaysia

Ramesh Gurunathan Sunway Medical CenterMalaysia

Ramesh Gurunathan
Dr Ramesh obtained his MBBS in 1993 and later his Masters in General Surgery from National University of Malaysia in 2000 and Fellowship from The Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland. He had his early training in Upper GI Surgery from Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute, India and in Malaysia. He received further training in Upper GI Surgery in Queen Alexandra Hospital, Portsmouth, England. He has various publications in local and international journals, and is actively involved in research activities. He has also published chapters entitled “Laparoscopic Surgery of the Upper GI Tract” , “Laparoscopic Staging for gastric Cancer” and is also a reviewer for The International Journal of Medicine and Medical Sciences and The Medical Journal of Malaysia. Dr Ramesh is currently a Consultant Upper GI Surgeon in Sunway medical Center and Cengild GI Medical Center. He is the current President of The Malaysian Upper GI Surgical Society (MUGIS). He was also the chairman for Upper GI Surgery subspeciality committee in The National Specialist Registry. He is also currently the council member for the International Society for Digestive Surgery, Asia Pacific. And Vice President of The Upper GI Surgical Society of ASEAN. He was also a past council member of the College of Surgeons of Malaysia and the Past President of the Malaysian Society of Gastroenterology and Hepatology. He is also a member of the Education Committee of the International society of diseases of the Esophagus .His main interest is in esophagogastric cancers and its early detection . He is also an honorary lecturer of the Monash Medical faculty, Malaysia

19 August 2021

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Chan Wah-Kheong Invisible Role
Chu Kent-Man Invisible Role
Fan Dai-Ming Invisible Role
Goh Khean-Lee Invisible Role
Ho Shiaw-Hooi Invisible Role
Ida Normiha Hilmi Invisible Role
JinMo Yang Invisible Role
Justin Lee Yeong-Yeh Invisible Role
Kentaro Sugano Invisible Role
Molly Kong Invisible Role
Raman Muthukaruppan Invisible Role
Ramesh Gurunathan Invisible Role
Seigo Kitano Invisible Role
Tan Soek-Siam Invisible Role
Tee Hoi-Poh Invisible Role
  • Welcome Performance
  • Welcome Speech by the President, APDW 2021
  • Address by President of Asian Pacific Digestive Week Federation (APDWF)
    Kentaro Sugano Speaker
  • Speech by President, Asian Pacific Association of Gastroenterology (APAGE)
    Fan Dai-Ming Speaker
  • Speech by President, Asian Pacific Association for the Study of the Liver (APASL)
    JinMo Yang Speaker
  • Speech by President, Asian Pacific Society for Digestive Endoscopy (A-PSDE)
    Seigo Kitano Speaker
  • Speech by President, International Society for Digestive Surgery – Asian Pacific (ISDS-AP)
    Chu Kent-Man Speaker
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20 August 2021

21 August 2021

22 August 2021

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Chan Wah-Kheong Dedicated Speakers
Goh Khean-Lee Dedicated Speakers
Ho Shiaw-Hooi Dedicated Speakers
Ida Normiha Hilmi Dedicated Speakers
Justin Lee Yeong-Yeh Dedicated Speakers
Molly Kong Dedicated Speakers
Nazri Mustaffa Dedicated Speakers
Raja Affendi Raja Ali Dedicated Speakers
Raman Muthukaruppan Chettiar Dedicated Speakers
Ramesh Gurunathan Dedicated Speakers
Tan Soek-Siam Dedicated Speakers
Tee Hoi-Poh Dedicated Speakers
Alex Leow Hwong-Ruey Master of Ceremony
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