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Mohd Nazli Bin Kamarulzaman

Academic Qualification

  • General Surgery - Masters Degree (Clinical Specialist), Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM)
  • FRCS (Urol) Glasgow - Masters Degree (Clinical Specialist),
  • Basic Medical Degree - Bachelor Degree, Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM)

Mohd Nazli Bin Kamarulzaman (Assoc. Prof. Dr.)

Associate Professor
IIUM Kuantan Campus


Other's position:

Coordinator Clinical, Sultan Ahmad Shah Medical Centre @ IIUM

Expert Profile

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mohd Nazli Kamarulzaman @ Mohd Zahid started housemanship training at Hospital Tengku Ampuan Afzan (HTAA), Kuantan in 1999 after completing his undergraduate studies at Universiti Sains Malaysia, Kubang Kerian, Kelantan. He served HTAA and later Hospital Mentakab as medical officer in the Department of Orthopedics in 2000, and in June 2001 he joined Kulliyyah of Medicine, IIUM as a trainee lecturer and enrolled for the Master of Medicine (Surgery) with the School of Medical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM). He returned to Kulliyyah of Medicine, IIUM, Kuantan upon completing his specialist training in 2005. He was then appointed as an Assistant Professor at Kulliyyah of Medicine, and also served Hospital Tengku Ampuan Afzan, Kuantan as a Clinical Specialist in General Surgery. In 2007 he started his subspecialty training in Urology under Malaysian Urology Board in Hospital Universiti Sains Malaysia (HUSM) followed by Hospital Selayang. Apart from that, he also obtained Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons (FRCS) in Urology from University of Glasgow in 2009. Currently, he is the Consultant Urologist at Kulliyyah of Medicine, IIUM and at Hospital Tengku Ampuan Afzan, Kuantan.
In terms of teaching responsibilities, he is involved in teaching undergraduate and postgraduate students for the Department of Surgery, IIUM. He is also involved in teaching students from Kulliyyah of Nursing and Kulliyyah of Dentistry, IIUM. Apart from his role as a clinical and research supervisor for postgraduate Masters of Surgery, he is also a clinical supervisor for the fellowship training in Uro-Gynaecology. He has been invited by other Universities to teach and also act as an examiner for their undergraduate students. He is currently a visiting lecturer to the Faculty of Medicine, University Sultan Zainal Abidin (UniSZA).
Together with his colleagues he has been involved in research activities, presented conference papers related to his field and also published multiple articles in various journals. He is also a reviewer for local and international journals, like Saudi Journal of Kidney Disease and Transplant. He is actively involved with prostate cancer campaigns and has been invited as speaker in Prostate Cancer Awareness Programmes, apart from as a speaker in other fields of Urology. He is registered with National Specialist Registry, and is a member of the Malaysian Urology Association, Royal College of Physician and Surgeon Glasgow, Malaysian Medical Association, Islamic Medical Association of Malaysia (IMAM) and MERCY Malaysia.

Area of Specialisation

  • Medical And Health ~ Medical And Health Sciences ~ Health Care System ~ Other Health Care System n.e.c. - Urology

Teaching Responsibilities


Research Projects

2014 - 2018 A Randomized Controlled Trial Comparing Primary Retrograde Intra Renal Surgery (RIRS) and Extracorporeal Shockwave Lithotripsy (ESWL) for Treatment of Renal Stones with Suspected Failure of ESWL
2010 - 2011 Significance of Radiological Anaotmy in Lower Calyceal Stone Clearance After Extracorporal Shockwave Lithotripsy (ESWL)
2021 - Present Investigating Predictive Models of Staghorn Calculi Formation in Relation to Dietary Intake, Microbiota Composition and Metabolomic Signatures in Nephrolithiasis
2011 - Present RU 2011 - Urology for Medical Student
2010 - Present Evaluation of ability of computer tomography attenuation predict outcome of stone treated with extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy (ESWL)
2010 - Present Evaluation of safety and efficacy of percutaneous vesicolithortipsy (PCVL) in managing large bladder stone (>5CM)