Diagnostic Essentials Events

Diagnostic Essentials 1: Introduction to CT Scan of the Abdomen

4th April 2021

Diagnostic Essentials #1: Introduction to CT Scan of the Abdomen

Update: Event registrations have closed.

Welcome to the first event of our Diagnostic Essentials series for 2021.

Our monthly educational lectures from April to June aim to give insights on diagnostics.

In this episode, Dr Siti Aisah will be briefly introducing us to CT scans in various diseases of the abdomen. Come join us to know more about CT scans of the abdomen which can help you immensely as future doctors! 

Attend all 3 webinars to get a certificate!

Topics covered

  • Basics of reading a CT scan 
  • Brief introduction to CT scans in various diseases of the abdomen

About our speaker

Dr Siti Aisah Hassan

Dr Siti Aisah Hassan is a Radiologist and is Head of the Clinical Research Center at Hospital Sultan Ismail, Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia. She graduated with a Degree of Medicine (M.D) from the Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) in 1999 and she holds a Masters of Medicine in Radiology from Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM).

She has been working as a Radiologist for the past 10 years and during service as a medical officer, participated in QAP projects winning Best Oral Presenter for the QAP Convention in 2007: Public Health Sector and Kelantan state level. (Titled: Meningkatkan Amalan Perancang Keluarga Di Kalangan Ibu-Ibu di Klinik Kesihatan Ibu dan Anak Machang). Furthermore, Dr Siti Aisah Hassan participated in oral and poster presentations in various national and international conferences held in Malaysia.

She was appointed the Head of Clinical Research Center (CRC) at Hospital Sultan Ismail Johor Bahru from the 1st of January 2019and won the Clinical Trial Site of the Year 2019 Award for Hospital Sultan Ismail Johor Bahru.

Event Details

Speaker: Dr Siti Aisah Hassan, M.D.

Date: 04th April 2021 (Sunday)

Time: 9 AM – 10: 30 AM (MYT: Malaysian Standard Time)

Platform: Zoom (IDs will be sent via email after registration)

Price: RM 2; free for SIGMUM Webinar Pass holders*

*Note: SIGMUM members and subscribers are automatically Webinar Pass holders. Learn more about our Webinar Pass.


  • E-certificates will be provided for participants who attend all three Diagnostic Essentials talks.
  • Registration deadline: 01st April 2021, 11:59 PM MYT
  • Limited availability on a first-come, first-serve basis.


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Diagnostic Essentials: Introduction to CT Scan of the Abdomen