Alsiddiq, Mohd Feizel

Name: 
Mohd Feizel
Surname: 
Alsiddiq
Gender: 
Male
Year of Birth: 
1972
Phone: 
03-89472610
Country: 
Malaysia
Affiliation: 

Department of Paediatrics ,
Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University Putra Malaysia Serdang, 43400, Selangor
Malaysia

Qualifications: 

MBBCh BAO -National University of Ireland, Galway - June 1997
Residency in Paediatrics (University Malaya Medical Centre)- June 2001-June 2005
Master in Paediatrics ( University Malaya)- 2005
Fellowship in Paediatric Neurology- HUKM- June 2007-2009
Fellowship in epilepsy ( Chidlren's Hospital of Philadelphia, USA)- February 2010- March 2011

Specialization: 

General Paediatric and Paediatric Neurology with special interest in epilepsy

Profile: 

Mohd Feizel Alsiddiq is a Consultant Paediatrician and Paediatric Neurologist as well as a senior medical lecturer at the department of paediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University Putra Malaysia(UPM).
He graduated from National University of Ireland, Galway, Republic of Ireland in 1997. Following a clinical posting in a rural district hospital in East Malaysia, he underwent his paediatric residency training in University Malaya Medical Centre, Kuala Lumpur and graduated with Master in Paediatrics in 2005. He also obtained his membership of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health(MRCPCH ),United Kingdom in 2004.
He pursued his interest in paediatric neurology and was trained in UKM Medical Centre, Kuala Lumpur.In 2010 , he undertook a 1-year fellowship in epilepsy and neurophysiology with the Division of Neurology,Children's Hospital of Philadelphia , Philadelphia PA,United States of America.
Upon his return, he founded the paediatric neurology unit at Hospital Serdang,Selangor,Malaysia which is the main teaching hospital of the UPM Medical school. He was appointed as the Head of Department, Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Medicine , UPM in May 2011.
He is currently the chairperson of the Chapter of Child Neurology and Paediatric Neurology of the Malaysian Society of Neurosciences (MSN) while being the honorary advisor of the Malaysian Society of Epilepsy and the UPM Medical Student Society.
In view of his interest in childhood epilepsy , he has been involved in research projects on antiepileptics, quality of life in epilepsy , occipital epilepsy, febrile seizures and Genetics of early infantile epileptic encephalopathy in malaysia.

Year Chosen as YPL: 
2013