April 9, 2019

Professor Vishna Devi Nadarajah

Vishna Devi Nadarajah is currently, Professor in the School of Medicine and Pro-Vice Chancellor, Education at the International Medical University in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. She graduated with a First Class Honours degree in Biochemistry from the University of Malaya (1994) and obtained her PhD at the University of Cambridge in biochemistry (2000). She is also a graduate of the Masters in Health Professions Education from Maastricht University (2014).  She has published and presented research papers in both biomedical sciences and medical education, supervises research students and reviews for indexed and international journals. Her areas of research for health professions education is in Faculty development, Assessment and Innovative Teaching Learning methods. Vishna has shared her experience and expertise in health professions education via invitations to speak at conferences, conducting faculty development workshops, consultancies and collaborative research.

Her additional international contributions include being a member of editorial board of 2 international journals, Ottawa 2020 committee and ASPIRE committee (Inspirational approaches to healthcare professions educations).