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Dr Vanassa Ratnasingam is Senior Lecturer in General Practice and Family Medicine at Clinical School Johor Bahru, Monash University Malaysia. Dr Ratnasingam completed her undergraduate in Kasturba Medical College Manipal, India and graduated with MBBS in 1994. She joined the Jeffrey Cheah School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Monash University Malaysia in March 2009 as Lecturer in General Practice & Family Medicine. Prior to this, she was a sessional staff with Monash Malaysia since May 2008. Her previous attachment was as a general practitioner at a general practice clinic in Johor Bahru. She had previously served in various departments at Hospital Kuala Lumpur, Hospital Kota Bahru & Hospital Sultanah Aminah Johor Bahru. She is currently involved in Year 4 teaching in General Practice & Family Medicine at the Johor Bahru campus.

Monash teaching commitment

  • Monash Malaysia CAL (Clinical Academic Lead) for Year 4 General Practice
  • Member of Year 4 Committee (GP representative)
  • Year 4 Monash University Malaysia representative, Year 4 MBBS Assessment Working Group
  • Co-chair of Year 4 MBBS Assessment Committee Monash University Malaysia
  • Member of MPCC
  • Member of Medical Education Unit Monash Malaysia
  • Monash PHD – Primary Health Care (PHC) – Development of curriculum and delivery

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

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