Dato’ Dr. Mafauzy Mohamed is currently a Professor of Medicine and Senior Consultant Endocrinologist in Universiti Sains Malaysia. He was formerly the Assistant Vice-Cancellor, Director of Campus, Director of Hospital and Dean of Medicine in the same university in Kelantan, Malaysia. He obtained his M.B.B.S. from the University of Adelaide, Australia in 1980. He was appointed as a Lecturer after he received his M.R.C.P (UK) in 1985. He also obtained his Masters of Medical Sciences from University of Sheffield in 1987. He was promoted to Associate Professor in 1992. In 1996, he was admitted as Fellow of Royal College of Physicians (Edinburgh) and in 2000 he was promoted as full Professor of Medicine. He also received an Honorary Doctor of Medicine degree from International Medical University in 2017.
He is actively involved in the field of endocrinology and diabetes. He has also served as an examiner for the Royal College of Physicians, United Kingdom and has been appointed by several universities as External Examiner for Professional Examinations at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels and also as Masters and PhD theses examiner.
Dr. Mafauzy is also actively involved in research and has to date obtained over 110 research grants mainly in the field of diabetes, dyslipidemia and thyroid disorders including many clinical trials, including CV and renal outcome trials, relating to diabetes and metabolism. He has supervised over 25 postgraduate students and has published over 110 papers in national and international Journals, presented over 100 papers in national and international meetings and has been invited to give over 500 lectures in national and international meetings. He has been Chief Editor of the Malaysian Journal of Medical Sciences, Journal of ASEAN Federation of Endocrine Societies and Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism. He is also a Council Member of the Malaysian Medical Council and is actively involved in accreditation and recognition of medical programmes by the Malaysian Medical Council and Malaysian Qualifications Agency