Events Fundamentals of Surgery

Fundamentals of Surgery 3: Common Surgical Emergencies Encountered by Junior Doctors

28th August 2022
Dr Ab Razak Samsudin

The Surgical Interest Group of Monash University Malaysia (SIGMUM) is excited to host a webinar under the Fundamentals of Surgery series and we want to welcome you to be a part of it! Our Fundamentals of Surgery series aims to address the core components of surgery and equip surgeons and surgeons-to-be to enter the OT.

In this 1.5 hour webinar by distinguished speaker Dr Razak, expect an overview of the surgical emergencies that are frequently encountered by junior doctors to help yourself grasp an idea on what to expect during your intern years. This webinar is open to all levels of professionals working in healthcare, from medical students to medical officers.

Join our webinar to get answers to your burning questions and for you to be well equipped with surgical emergency procedures. More details can be found below.

You will receive an e-certificate after attending this webinar.

About our speaker

Dr Ab Razak Samsudin

Dr Razak is currently a clinical Associate Professor of Monash University, Clinical School Johor Bahru. He is also a Consultant General Surgeon at KPJ Puteri Specialist Hospital. Dr Razak graduated from University of Mansoura, Egypt in January 1984. He pursued his internship in Melaka Hospital and later completed his surgical training in General Hospital, Kuala Lumpur.

Dr Razak spent years in Ireland to further his surgical training and obtain his fellowship from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland in 1991 (FRCS). Not to mention, he completed a one year fellowship in Hepato-Pancreatico-Biliary Surgery in Royal Free Hospital London in years 2005-2006.

Dr Razak joined Monash University Clinical School Johor Bahru in the year 2007 and is one of the pioneers in the faculty. His service to the school is currently surpassing 18 years.

Dr Razak is also a member of the Conjoint Board in General Surgery which is a national body responsible for specialist training in General Surgery in Malaysia. Furthermore, Dr Razak is also an examiner for the Masters programme in General Surgery Examination in Malaysia.

Event Details

Speaker: Dr Ab Razak Samsudin

Date: 28th August 2022 (Sunday)

Time: 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM (MYT: Malaysian Standard Time)

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

Price: RM 3 | Free for 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 this webinar.
  • Registration deadline: 27th August 2022, 11:59 PM MYT
  • Limited availability on a first-come, first-serve basis.


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Common Surgical Emergencies Encountered as a Junior Doctor Webinar