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Constitution

Rules and Regulations of the Clinical Neurophysiology and Neuromuscular Section (CNNS), Malaysian Society of Neurosciences.

  • Name
    • Clinical Neurophysiology and Neuromuscular Section, Malaysian Society of Neurosciences.

  • Status
    • Clinical Neurophysiology and Neuromuscular Section (CNNS), Malaysian Society of Neurosciences (MSN) is a chapter within the Society representing members of the MSN with an interest in clinical neurophysiology and/or neuromuscular disorders. All financial and legal matters will be dealt through the Executive Committee of the MSN which is an officially registered body by the Registrar of Societies, Malaysia

  • Objectives
    • To promote education and training of health professionals in the field of clinical neurophysiology and neuromuscular disorders
    • To continue to improve the practice of clinical neurophysiology through advice on methods, techniques and interpretation of results in clinical neurophysiology
    • To promote research in all branches in clinical neurophysiology and related sciences

  • Activities
    • Organising educational workshops, public forums, professional meetings and conferences in the various fields of clinical neurophysiology and neuromuscular disorders
    • Developing a curriculum in training and criteria in certification in clinical neurophysiology for postgraduate neurology specialist trainees and neurology technologists
    • Accrediting centres for the training of specialists and technologists in clinical neurophysiology
    • Accrediting centres that provide clinical neurology tests services
    • Publishing local guidelines and criteria for methods, technique and interpretation of results in clinical neurophysiology
    • Developing and publishing consensus statements on clinical standards of diagnosis and management of patients with neuromuscular disorders
    • Initiating and coordinating research related to clinical neurophysiology and neuromuscular disorders. This may be in collaboration with other relevant bodies within the Malaysian Society of Neurosciences or other organisations

  • Membership
    • Membership is open to all members of Malaysian Society of Neurosciences and will include physicians, scientists and healthcare professionals with an interest in clinical neurophysiology and neuromuscular disorders
    • The section shall have a minimum of ten (10) members
    • All members shall have the right to vote on any changes to the rules and regulations of the section and to stand for election as office bearers

  • Section Executive Committee
    • The members of the section shall elect among themselves an executive committee composed of a Chairperson, Secretary and Treasurer (and other office bearers as necessary) to administer the affairs of the section. The term served shall be a maximum of four (4) years
    • He/She shall have the general and active management of the affairs of the section and chair all meetings of the section. He/She shall be responsible to provide an annual report to the Executive Committee of the Malaysian Society of Neurosciences of the activities of the section
    • The Secretary shall be responsible for the record keeping of the affairs of the section and record the minutes of all meetings of the section
    • The Treasurer shall be responsible for keeping accurate accounts of all the financial affairs of the section and be responsible to report these accounts to the Executive Treasurer, Malaysian Society of Neurosciences

  • Changes to Rules and Regulations
    • Any changes to the Rules and Regulations of the Clinical Neurophysiology and Neuromuscular Section shall be subject to a vote by all members of the section and approved by the Executive Committee of the Malaysian Society of Neurosciences

  • Meetings
    • The section shall meet at least four (4) times a year. The quorum for such meetings shall be at least five (5) members of the section
    • The annual report of the affairs of the Clinical Neurophysiology and Neuromuscular Section shall be discussed at the Annual General Meeting of the Malaysian Society of Neurosciences

Current EXCOs

PositionName
ChairpersonAssociate Professor Dr Rabani Remli
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Medical Centre
SecretaryDr Tan Cheng-Yin
University of Malaya Medical Centre
TreasurerDr Steve Ng Chen Fei
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Medical Centre

Past EXCOs

Executive committee members for the 2019/2021 term
PositionName
ChairmanProfessor Dr Nortina Shahrizaila
University of Malaya Medical Centre
SecretaryAssociate Professor Dr Rabani Remli
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Medical Centre
TreasurerDr Tan Cheng-Yin
University of Malaya Medical Centre
Committee MembersProfessor Dr Goh Khean-Jin
University of Malaya Medical Centre
Committee MembersDr Hiew Fu Liong
General Hospital Kuala Lumpur
Committee MembersDr Kok Chin Yong
Hospital Tuanku Ja'afar, Seremban
Committee MembersDr Law Wan Chung
Sarawak General Hospital
Committee MembersDr Ong Beng Hooi
Kedah Medical Centre
Committee MembersDr Ruban Kanesalingam
Pantai Hospital Ayer Keroh
Committee MembersDr Santhi Datuk Puvanarajah
General Hospital Kuala Lumpur
Committee MembersDr Steve Ng Chen Fei (Trainee representative)
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Medical Centre
Neurotechnologist SubCommitteeMs Letchumy Praba A/P Ramanaidu
University of Malaya Medical Centre
Neurotechnologist SubCommitteeMr Nor Syaharir Badli Bin Mohamad
Hospital Sultanah Nur Zahirah, Kuala Terengganu
Neurotechnologist SubCommitteeMr Rahmansah Bin Ramlan
General Hospital Kuala Lumpur
Neurotechnologist SubCommitteeMs Siti Zaleha Sahibulddin
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Medical Centre

Past EXCOs

PositionName
ChairmanProfessor Nortina Shahrizaila
University of Malaya
SecretaryAssociate Professor Dr Rabani Remli
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
TreasurerDr Tan Cheng-Yin
University of Malaya
Committee MembersProfessor Dr Goh Khean-Jin
University of Malaya
Committee MembersDr Hiew Fu Liong
General Hospital Kuala Lumpur
Committee MembersDr Law Wan Chung
Sarawak General Hospital
Committee MembersDr Ong Beng Hooi
Hospital Sultanah Bahiyah
Committee MembersDr Ruban Kanesalingam
Hospital Sultanah Aminah
Committee MembersDr Santhi Datuk Puvanarajah
General Hospital Kuala Lumpur

AGM & EGM - Annual Reports

NameDownload
Clinical Neurophysiology MSN 2014-15 Report pdf (48.89KB)
Clinical Neurophysiology MSN 2013-14 Report pdf (24.50KB)

Education Grant Eligibility Criteria

The criteria for the Education Grant can be found at the following Link

Only applications pertaining to events related to neuromuscular disorders and clinical neurophysiology will be considered. Abstracts submitted should also reflect this.

The criteria for the Education Grant for Neurotechnologist can be found Here