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Dr Mark Muthiah

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Designations:
  • Consultant, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, National University Hospital
  • Consultant, Liver Transplantation, National University Centre for Organ Transplantation, National University Hospital
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore
Qualifications:
MBBS (S'pore), MRCP (UK), M.Med (Int Med, S'pore)
Specialties:
Medicine, Organ Transplantation
Sub-specialties:
Gastroenterology & Hepatology, Liver Transplantation
Special Interests:
Hepatocellular Carcinoma , Liver Transplantation and Immunosuppression , Liver Cirrhosis , Viral Hepatitis , Fatty liver / Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH) , Drug Induced Liver Injury (DILI) , Colon Cancer Screening and Endoscopic Mucosal Resection (EMR) of Colon Polyps

Biosketch

Dr Mark Muthiah is a Consultant specialising in Gastroenterology and Hepatology at the National University Hospital, Singapore. He graduated from the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, and did his postgraduate residency training in NUH. He completed his fellowship in Gastroenterology and Hepatology, and was certified by the Specialist Accreditation Board of Singapore in 2016. 

Dr Muthiah has a keen interest in liver transplants, and is a member of the liver transplant team at the National University Hospital, Singapore. He is also skilled in diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy, and is involved in colon cancer screening and endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR) of colon polyps. 

Dr Muthiah’s research interest is in cellular therapies to reverse liver fibrosis and promote liver regeneration, and is actively involved in basic and translational research on this subject. He is also the principal investigator for ongoing studies in the field of liver cirrhosis and liver transplantation. He has received awards for his research at both regional and international conferences. 

Dr Muthiah is actively involved in medical education for undergraduates, postgraduates, dentistry students, and pharmacy students. He has received numerous teaching awards from NUH, as well as the Outstanding Tutor Award from the Medical Student Society at the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine. 

Leadership Positions 
Chief Senior Resident - University Medicine Cluster, National University Health System
Chief Resident - University Medical Cluster, National University Health System
Chief Resident (Academic) - University Medical Cluster, National University Health System

Awards

Valedictorian: Graduating cohort of fellows 2016
Presidential Plenary, Asia Pacific Association for the Study of the Liver
Young Investigator Travel Award, European Association for the Study of the Liver
NUS Medical Society Outstanding Tutor Award
NUH Dental Student Teaching, Best Tutor Award
NUH M3 Student Teaching, Best Tutor Award
NUS Medical Society Colours Award (Gold)
NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine Dean’s List Award

Professional Memberships

Gastroenterological Society of Singapore (GESS)
Member of the Royal College of Physicians (UK)