MSR – Targeted Ultrasound Initiative (TUI) Committee Members 2018-2020 Dr Anwar Samhari Mat Arshad (Advisor) Dr Ong Yew Chong (Chair) Dr Hazlyna Baharuddin (Secretary) Dr Chow Sook Khuan (Committee Member) Dr Ainon Mokhtar (Committee Member) Dr Lau Ing Soo (Committee Member) Dr Nor Shuhaila Shahril (Committee Member) Dr C. Ghandhi A/L K. Chembalingam Pillay (CommitteeRead more
Message from the President (2018 – 2020) Assalamualaikum and Greetings to all, First of all, I would like to thank everyone for giving me the opportunity to serve as the President of MSR from 2018 to 2020. MSR was formed in 1989 and in its early years, there was only a handful of rheumatologists andRead more
Date: 24 – 29 October 2020 For more information please visit the website at www.aplar2020.com For enquiries please contact the Secretariat at: APLAR 2020 Kyoto Secretariat c/o MCI Australia Hayley McLeod – Congress Manager Tel: +61 7 3858 5400 Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgRead more
Date: 3 – 6 June 2020 The EULAR 2020 Scientiﬁc Programme will start on Wednesday, 3 June 2020 EULAR 2020 will cover the broad spectrum of the rheumatic diseases and include state-of-the-art lectures, basic science and clinical symposia, abstract sessions, presentations and discussions of diﬃcult cases, workshops and special interest group sessions. Sessions dedicated toRead more
Key Messages Arthritis affects children and can do so seriously and with devastating effects in some children. However, many do get better. Malaysia is plagued by various types of treatment, traditional and non-traditional which have not been proven, irresponsible and often harmful. Diagnosis is delayed and thus treatment is also delayed with consequent irreversible jointRead more
Rheumatologists are specialist physicians who have had extra training to become experts in diagnosing and treating arthritis and other rheumatic diseases. The rheumatologist will work closely with you, your GP and other specialists, to find out what is wrong with you and then plan your management. Most of the rheumatologists are attached to the rheumatologyRead more
The Malaysian Society of Rheumatology was registered with the Registrar of Societies on 7th August 1989, following which the Protem Committee was dissolved and a new official executive committee was elected. MSR soon gained recognition and was warmly welcomed by regional Rheumatology bodies, namely, the Rheumatology Association of ASEAN (RAA) and the Asia Pacific League of Associations for Rheumatology (APLAR). MSR began to actively participate in the activities of these organisations.