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educator , Orthopedist

Azhar Mahmood Merican, orthopedist, educator. Registered Malaysian Medical Council, 1993. Grantee, University Malaya, 2008-2009; Federal scholarship, Malaysian Government, 1986, Research grant, Arthritis Research Campaign, 2005-2008.

Background

Merican, Azhar Mahmood Son of Mahmood Osman Merican and Ragayah Eusoff.

Education

Bachelor of Medicine, University Southampton, England, 1992. Master of Science in Orthopaedics Surgery, University Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, 1999. Doctor of Philosophy, Imperial College London, 2010.

Career

Medical officer, resident, orthopedic surgery University Malaya Medical Center, Kuala Lumpur, 1993—1999, lecturer, orthopedic surgeon, 1999—2007, associate professor, orthopedic surgeon, since 2007, head orthopedic trauma surgery, since 2008. Fellow joint replacement St Vincent's Private Hospital, Lismore, Australia, 2003—2004, Sydney, 2004, John Flynn Hospital, Tugun, Australia, 2003. Clinical attachment Dorr Arthritis Institute, Los Angeles, 2002.

Achievements

  • Registered Malaysian Medical Council, 1993.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to profl journals.

Membership

Active Society Rehabilitation Disabled Selangor & Federal Territory, Kuala Lumpur, 1994. Fellow: Malaysian Society Surgery Hand (treasurer 2000-2003), Malaysian Orthopaedics Association 2009. Member: Academy Medicine, Royal Lake Club, Royal Selangor Golf Club.

Connections

Married Norliza Ismail, December 12, 1997. 1 child Lara Safiya.

father:
Mahmood Osman Merican

mother:
Ragayah Eusoff

spouse:
Norliza Ismail

child:
Lara Safiya Merican