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Yahia F. Hussein Al- Hadeethi

Academic Qualification

  • Master of Medicine - Masters Degree (Clinical Specialist), Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM)
  • M.B.Ch.B - Bachelor Degree, Al Mustansiriya University

Yahia F. Hussein Al- Hadeethi (Dr.)

Assistant Professor
IIUM Kuantan Campus

KULLIYYAH OF MEDICINE


yahia@iium.edu.my
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Expert Profile


After graduation in 2002, Dr.Yahia worked in three teaching hospitals in Baghdad (namely Al-Yarmook,Al-Kindi and Ibn Alnafees) and did rotation in (general medicine, general surgery, pediatric, psychiatry, O&G, emergency, neuromedicine, ENT, Ophthalmology, ICU, NICU, orthopedic) for a period of two years. He spent one extra year in the A&E Department of Al-Yarmook Teaching Hospital due to the shortage of personnel and mass casualty suffered during that time (War and sectarian violence). In September 2005, he was posted to serve as a medical officer in Al-Anbar province, when he resigned and joined private practice. He worked in Al-Kaisar Private Hospital for two years as a resident medical officer in the surgical ward until 2007 when he joined the Master programme to obtain a master degree in ORL-HNS from University Science Malaysia (USM) in 2012.
He has had a passion for teaching since his undergraduate years and this passion grew over the years and he joined IIUM as an Assistant Professor at the Kulliyyah of Medicine ORL-HNS Department in 2012.Currently, he is teaching ORL-HNS-related topics in multiple Kulliyyahs within IIUM.
He conducted research on eosinophilic nasal polyposis during his Master's degree preparation and has a few publications to his credit. His main interest in research is neuro-otology and swallowing disorders.


Area of Specialisation


  • Medical And Health ~ Medical And Health Sciences ~ Clinical Medicine ~ Surgery


Teaching Responsibilities


BMS & GENERAL ORL-HNS ROTATION 2019/2020
BMS and General ORL-HNS Rotation 2020/2021
EAR, NOSE AND THROAT 2016/2017 2018/2019 2019/2020 2014/2015 2017/2018 2015/2016
GENERAL MEDICINE & GENERAL SURGERY 2020/2021 2019/2020
MEDICAL CONDITIONS 3 : SKIN & ENT 2015/2016
OTOLOGY 2019/2020 2016/2017 2015/2016 2018/2019 2020/2021 2017/2018
OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY - HEAD AND NECK SURGERY 2020/2021
THE LOCOMOTOR AND NERVOUS SYSTEMS 2019/2020


Research Projects


Completed
2017 - 2021 The Occurrence of Bad Splits Based on Epker Technique for Sagittal Split Ramus Osteotomy: A Cohort Cadaveric Study
On-Going
2021 - Present Changes in Perception of Dizziness and Quality of Life of Patients Who Received Care at Vestibular Clinic at SASMEC@IIUM
2021 - Present Changes in Perception of Dizziness and Quality of Life of Patients Who Received Care at Vestibular Clinic at SASMEC@IIUM
2021 - Present Effects of Prochlorperazine and Betahistine Towards Vestibulo-Ocular Reflex Gain, Vestibular Spinal Reflex Gain and Oculomotor Functions in Healthy Individuals
2016 - Present Identification of nano-formulated Thymoquinone effect on inflammatory response of Sino-Nasal cell linage RPMI 2650.


Publications