Login

Login

Medic 19

Dr. Tang Mee Yee (Athena)  

Academic Post : Senior Medical Lecturer, Anaesthesiologist and Pain 
Date Joining UNIMAS : 14th July 2004
Qualifications : MBBS (UM, 2001),  M Anes (UM, 2009), FANZCA( Aus, 2011), FFPMANZCA(Aus, 2012)
Citizen : Malaysian
Appointment Status : Permanent
Email : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Telephone : 082-581000 ext:5333

 

Personal

Working Experiences

Year 2012 till now

  •  Pain Specialist and Anaesthetist at Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Sarawak General Hospital (SGH), Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia
  • Senior lecturer at Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS), Kota Samarahan, Sarawak, Malaysia

Year 2010-2011

  • Pain Management Fellow at the Department of Pain Management, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital (SCGH), Perth, Western Australia as part of FFPMANZCA training

Year 2009

  • Anaesthesiologist at Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, SGH
  •  Lecturer of Anaesthesiology at UNIMAS

Year 2008

  • Anaesthetic Registrar at SCGH as part of FANZCA training

Year 2005-2007

  • Medical officer in Department of Anaesthesiology, University of Malaya Medical Centre (UMMC), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 
  • Pursued Master of Anaesthesiology at Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya (UM)  

Year 2004

  • Medical officer at Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, SGH

Year 2002-2003

  • Medical officer at Department of Internal Medicine, and Department of Anaesthesiology, Sibu General Hospital, Sibu, Sarawak

Year 2001

  • House officer at Department of Paediatrics, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Department of General Surgery at Sibu General Hospital, Sibu, Sarawak

 

 

Teaching

Current Academic Responsibility

  1. Elective II posting coordinator 
  2. Year 5 medical students in Surgery and Anaesthesiology posting
  3. Year 2 and 3 nursing students in advanced nursing

 

External Teaching 

1.Supervision of open system master student for Master of Anaesthesiology at Department of Aanesthesiology and Intensive Care, Sarawak General Hospital

a.Liu Siu Ching (UM) first year in 2012/2013

b.Lee Chooi Peng (UKM) first year in 2012/2013

c.Betty Lee Leh Sieng (UKM) first year I 2013/2014

d.Muhammad Asraf B Abu Bakar (UKM) first year in 2013/2014

e.Cosmas Leong Hock Guan (UKM) first year in 2013/2014

2.Teaching of house-officers and medical officers of Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Sarawak General Hospital

3.Visiting lecturer for nursing post-basic training courses for Intensive care, Midwifery at Kolej Kesihatan dan Sains Bersekutu, Sarawak

4.Lecturer for pretrainee preparatory course for Master in Anaesthesiology, Sarawak

 

5.Supervision of elective students at Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care

Research

Research Interests and Projects

Research Interests:

1.Anaesthesia 

2.Pain Medicine

 

Ongoing Researches:

1.Chan WK, Tang MY, Chua HK, Ooi MH. Knowledge, Attitude and Perception of Final Year Medical Students and Junior Doctors in Borneo on Antibiotic Stewardship and Resistance. (Ongoing project)

2.Tang MY. Agreement on pain assessment tools. (Ongoing project)

Publications

 

  1. Tang IP, Freeman SR, Kontorinis G, Tang MY, Rutherford SA, King AT, Lloyd SKW.  Geniculate neuralgia: A Review, 2013. (Completed and accepted by Journal of Laryngology and Otology)
  2. Tang MY, Teo SC, Ariffin M, Esa N. Perioperative pain management, are we doing it right? An audit of perioperative analgesics. Asean Journal of Anaesthesiology 2013 (6) 27A
  3. Tang MY, Tang IP, Wang CW. Optimal size AMBU®LMA among Malaysian adult population. Med J Malaysia 2014;69:151-5

 

 

 

Oral and Poster Presentations:

 

  1. Poster presentation: Perioperative pain management, are we doing it right? An audit of perioperative analgesics. Tang MY, Teo SC, Arrifin M, Esa N.  The 12th Asian & Oceanic Society of Regional Anaesthesia and Pain Medicine Congress, Kuching, June 2013 
  2. Poster presentation: Sublingual ketamine in chronic pain management: An audit of 5 years’ experience at a university hospital pain management centre. Tang MY, Royale J, Schutz M, Goucke RC. 2011ANZCA Combined Scientific Meeting, Hong Kong, 13-17 May 2011
  3. Poster presentation: Factors That Affect and Determine Size Selection of Ambu LMA. Tang MY, Wang CW. Awarded the Malaysian Society of Anaesthesiologists’ Award at the Malaysian Society of Anaesthesiologists & College of Anaesthesiologists Annual Scientific Meeting, Langkawi, April, 2008
  4. Poster Presentation: Acute Pain Service. Tang MY. Sarawak General Hospital’s World Anaesthesia Day, 16 October 2009 

 

 

External

Involvement in Professional Organization

Professional Affiliations 

 

  • Life member, Malaysian Association for Study of Pain
  • Life member, Malaysian Society of Anaesthesiologists
  • Life member, Malaysian Medical Association

 MMC Registration No : 37923

 

Participation in Continuing Education and Services

Reviewer:

1.The 6th Sarawak State Research Day. Reviewer 2014.

 

Speaker:

1.Speaker for Trans-Borneo Anaesthesia, Intensive Care and Pain Medicine Conference at Kota Knabalu, 22 June 2014. 

Topic: Seamless perioperative care for better patient outcome

2.Speaker for Pharmacist CPD, SGH, 21 June 2014

Topic: Novel analgesic agents

3.Speaker for Grand round CME, Hospital Sibu, 20 June 2014

Topic: Trauma and perioperative pain management

4.Speaker for Trans-Borneo ENT Conference, 19 June 2014

Topic: ENT related pain management

5.Speaker for Orthopedic Trauma Course, Miri, 22 April 2014.

Topic: Perioperative pain management, beyond the plates and screws

6.Speaker for Malaysian Association for the Study of Pain Biennial Scientific Meeting, Sunway, 15 April 2014

Topic: The role of anti-neuropathics in chronic abdominal pain

7.Speaker for the Updates in Pain Management 2013, Hospital Kuala Lumpur, 10 December 2013

Topic: Perioperative Pain Management, Are We Doing It Right?

8.Speaker for the GP Master Series – CV/Pain, Kota Kinabalu, 23 November 2013

Topic: Chronic Low Back Pain 101

9.Speaker for the Malaysian Society of Neuroscience Conference, Kuching, 13-15 June 2013

Topic: Neuropathic pain

10.Speaker for the 1st Sarawak Burn Update, Sarawak General Hospital, at SGH, 17 April 2013

Topic: Pain management in patients with burn

11.Speaker for numerous Malaysian Medical Association talks/CME on pain related topics

 

Conferences Attended:

Year 2014

  • The Intermediate and Advanced Medical Statistics Workshop, CRC Kuching, 11-13 June 2014
  • 2014 Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists Annual Scientific Meeting, Singapore, 5-9 May 2014
  • 2014 Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists’ New Fellow Conference, Singapore, 2-4 May 2014
  • The Malaysian Association for the Study of Pain Biennial Scientific Meeting, Sunway, 15-16 April 2014
  • The 2nd Asia Congress on Pain, Taipei, 27-30 March 2014
  • The Pain Forum, Kuala Lumpur, 24 March 2014

Year 2013

  • The 12th Asian & Oceanic Society of Regional Anaesthesia & Pain Medicine congress, Kuching, 19-22 June 2013
  • The Malaysian Society of Neuroscience Conference, Kuching,13-15June 2013
  • The 5th Association of South East Asian Pain Societies Conference, Singapore, 3-5 May, 2013
  • The 2013 Asia Masterclass on Neuropathic Pain and Fibromyalgia, Denpasar, Indonesia, 6-7 April 2013

Year 2012

  • The 2012 Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists Annual Scientific Meeting, Perth, Australia, 12-16 May 2011
  • The International Symposium on Spine and Paravertebral Sonography, Hong Kong, 29 March-1 April  2012
  • The Malaysian Association for Study of Pain  biennial Scientific Meeting, Kuala Lumpur, 16-17 March 2012

Year 2011

  • The Annual Scientific Meeting of the British Pain Society, Edinbugh, 21-24 June 2011 
  • The 2011 Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists Combined Scientific Meeting, Hong Kong, 13-17 May 2011

Year 2010

  • The Pain Interventional Workshop of Biennial Scientific Meeting of the Pain Association of Singapore, Singapore, 22 July 2010
  • The Biennial Scientific Meeting of the Pain Association of Singapore, Singapore, 23-24 July 2010 
  • The Malaysia Association for the Study of Pain Biennial Scientific Meeting, Kuala Lumpur, 25-27 March 2010

Year 2009

  • The Acute and Chronic Pain Management Conference 2009, Pusat Perubatan Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, 4-5 December 2009 
  • The Neurosurgical Update Workshop, UNIMAS, 24 October 2009 
  • The Forum on Student Assessment & Medical Education Clinic, UNIMAS, 10-11 October 2009 
  • The Problem Based Learning (PBL) Workshop 2009, UNIMAS, 6 October 2009 
  • The 16th Asian Congress of Anaesthesiologists and the 7th National Conference of Intensive Care, Kota Kinabalu, 2-5 July 2009 

Year 2008

  • The Malaysian Society of Anaesthesiologists Annual Scientific Meeting, Pulau Langkawi, 25-27 April 2008
  • The 12th World Congress on Pain, Glasgow, 17-22 August 2008 
  • The Effective Management of Anaesthetic Crisis (EMAC) Course, Perth, 13-15 November 2008 

Year 2007

  • The Research Methodology and Biostatistics Workshop, Melaka, 9-12 January 2007
  • The Malaysian Society of Anaesthesiologists & College of Anaesthesiologists Annual Scientific Meeting 2007, Genting International Convention Centre, 9-11 March 2007 
  • The 2nd Congress of the Association of Southeast Asian Pain Societies, Kuala Lumpur, 5-8 December 2007 

Year 2005

  • The Anaesthesia Crisis Resource Management (ACRM) Course, University of Malaya Medical Centre, Kuala Lumpur, 30 September 2005 

Year 2004

  • The ‘Mesyuarat Perioperative Mortality Review Peringkat Kebangsaan 2004’, Kota Bharu, 13-15 February 2004 
  • The 2nd National Conference on Intensive Care, Kuala Lumpur, 24-26 September 2004 

 

Year 2003

•The National Conference on Intensive Care, Kuala Lumpur, 17-19 October 2003 

 

Year 2002

  • The ‘Kursus Pengurusan Klinikal bagi Penyakit Malaria dan Denggi’, Miri, 27-28 August 2002 
  • The Update on Prevention & Management of HIV/AIDS, Hospital Sibu, 17 October 2002 

 

Year 2001

•The Paediatric Advance Life Support Course, Hospital Sibu, 22-24 October 2001 

 

Others

1.Local organizing committee member for the 12th Asian & Oceanic Society of Regional Anaesthesia & Pain Medicine congress at Kuching on the 19th-22nd of June 2013

2.Organized and run pain related workshops at department, hospital, state and national level.

a.Pain as the 5th vital signs workshop

b.Acute pain service workshop

c.Regional Anaesthesia and Advanced Acute Pain Management Workshop

d.Essential Pain Management Workshop

 

Consultation Activities

1.Visiting Anaesthesiologist and Pain Specialist, Timberland Medical Centre, Kuching

2.Visiting Anaesthesiologist and Pain Specialist, Borneo Medical Centre, Kuching

3.Visiting Anaesthesiologist and Pain Specialist, Kuching Specialist Medical Hospital, Kuching

 

Monthly Newsletter

Subscribe to our Frontline magazine:

Connect with us

Twitter Feeds