Medic 9

Professor Dr. Hj. Ahmad Hata Bin Rasit  

Academic Post : Professor in Orthopeadics
Date Joining UNIMAS : 1 April 1999
Qualifications : BMS(UKM), MD(UKM), MS(Ortho)(UKM)
Citizen : Malaysian
Appointment Status : Permanent
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Telephone : 082-581000 ext:5899



Working Experiences

  • House Officer  Sarawak General Hospital (Ministry of Health) 1994-1995
  • Medical Officer Sarawak General Hospital (Ministry of Health) 1995-1996
  • Medical Officer Betong District Hospital (Ministry of Health)  1996-1997
  • Residence Orthopedics Master Trainee UKM 1997-2001
  • Trainee Lecturer UNIMAS 1999-2001
  • Lecturer UNIMAS 2001-2006
  • Orthopedics Surgeon UNIMAS 2001-2006
  • Phase II Coordinator UNIMAS 2005-2006
  • Associate Professor in Orthopedics UNIMAS 2006-2012
  • Deputy Dean FMHS (Undergraduate & Student Development) UNIMAS 2006-2012
  • Consultant Orthopedics Surgeon UNIMAS 2006-2012
  • Professor in Orthopedics UNIMAS 2011- current
  • Dean FMHS UNIMAS 2012- current


Current Academic Responsibility

  • Teaching Orthopedics for Year 5 medical program, 
  • Teaching clinical musculoskeletal for Year 1 Medical program 
  • Teaching Joint infection for Year 3 nursing program
  • Teaching Musculoskeletal trauma for Year 3 nursing program
  • Supervising elective 1 research for Year 2 Medical students
  • Supervising elective 2 for medical program
  • Supervising Final year project on wound healing from zoology program, Faculty of Resource and Sciences Technology 


Research Interests and Projects

  • Pattern of Spinal Tuberculosis in Sarawak general hospital.
  • Sensitivity, specificity and predictive value of PCR for diagnosis of TB spine.
  • Pattern of Femoral fracture in children in Sarawak general hospital.
  • Congenital Club Foot: Treatment outcome in Sarawak General Hospital
  • Frog skin and its potential in wound healing.



  • Rasit AH, Razak M, Ting FSS. (2001) The Pattern of Spinal Tuberculosis in Sarawak general Hospital.  Med J Malaysia. 56(2): 143 - 150.
  • Rasit AH, Sharaf I, Rahman HA. (2001) Ewing’s Sarcoma of the Talus in a Four-Year-Old Child. Med J Malaysia. 56 Supplements C, June: 86-88.
  • Pan KL, Ting SS, Mohamad AWK, Lee WG, Wong CC, Rasit AH. (2001) Methods used for reconstruction in Aggressive Bone Tumours: An Early Experience. Med J Malaysia, 58(5), 752-757.
  • Rasit AH, Sharaf I, Pan KL. (2004) Sleeve fracture of the patella in a child. Med J Malaysia. 59 Supplements F Dec: 52-53.
  • Pan KL, Rasit H. (2004) A modified method of traction for young children with congenital dislocation of the hip as a preliminary to reduction. Med J Malaysia. 59 Supplements F, Dec: 47-48.
  • Rasit AH, Mohammad AW, Pan KL. (Feb, 2006).The pattern of femoral diaphyseal fractures in children admitted in Sarawak General Hospital. Med J Malaysia. Feb;61 Suppl A:79-82.
  • Rasit AH, Ibrahim SF, Wong CC.  (2011) The Role of Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) in Diagnosis of Spine Tuberculosis after Pre-operative Anti-tuberculosis Treatment. Malaysian Orthopaedic Journal. Vol 5 No 1:8-12.


Involvement in Professional Organization

  • Member of the Malaysian Orthopaedic Association
  • Member of Malaysian Medical Council.
  • Member of Malaysian Academic of Medicine
  • Visiting Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon Sebayor Medical Centre
  • Visiting Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon Sarawak General Hospital

Participation in Continuing Education and Services

  • Reviewer for Malaysian Orthopaedic  Journal
  • Member for Pediatric orthopedics Interest group Malaysia
  • Reviewer for Borneo Journal of Resource Science and Technology (BJRST)

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