DR. THAMIL SELVEE RAMASAMY

DR. THAMIL SELVEE RAMASAMY

Faculty of Medicine Dean’s office, University of Malaya.

Biography

Dr. Thamil Selvee Ramasamy earned her PhD in Clinical Medicine Research Programme (specialisation: human embryonic stem cell research) from Department of Surgery & Cancer, Hammersmith Hospital, Imperial College London, UK. Currently, she is serving as a Principal Investigator/Group Leader of Stem Cell Biology Laboratory as well as managing Cell & Molecular Biology Laboratory, Central Research laboratories at Faculty of Medicine Dean’s office, University of Malaya. She is also serving as deputy head of Internationalisation Unit for Faculty of Medicine, facilitating impactful collaborative endeavours.

Dr. Selvee has been actively engaged in stem cell research for more than a decade now and recently embarked on cancer stem cell research, the research fields that she has so much of passion. Her research group has set their focus to strive for innovative and creative cutting edge research in developing effective stem cell therapy and target cancer stem cells by developing scientific programs of exceptional merit in collaboration with multiple institutions at national and international level. She has been leading and involved in many research programmes/grants at national and international levels. She has been invited to present the research findings in many national and international meetings. Her passion in bringing the impact of regenerative research in Malaysia to a great height is very much evident though her leadership role as the President of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine Society of Malaysia (TESMA) and as the Advisor of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine International Society (TERMIS)- Asia Pacific Chapter 2020, collective effort at national level in building the network with international institutions and societies.