Consultant Endocrinologist & PhysicianHospital Putrajaya
Dr. Zanariah Hussein is a Consultant Endocrinologist and Physician at Hospital Putrajaya, where she is the Head of the Endocrinology Subspecialty Service. She obtained an MBBS from the University of Malaya and an MRCP from Edinburgh, UK. She holds various educational administrative positions including the Chairperson for the Endocrine Fellowship Training Program, Honorary Lecturer at the Faculty of Medicine UiTM, UKM and UM as well as a member and Ministry of Health representative for the Specialty Conjoint Board for Masters of Internal Medicine.
Dr. Zanariah is an active member in the Malaysian Endocrine and Metabolic Society, Asia Pacific Neuroendocrine Tumour Society, National Diabetes Institute, The Endocrine Society, USA, and the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists. She is and has been an Investigator and Co-Investigator in over 40 mulicentre clinical trials and has published over 50 national and international peer reviewed journals.
Despite the many hats she wears and the international recognition for her research contributions, Dr. Zanariah remains a humble and down-to-earth clinician. She recently shared with CRM about her experience running clinical trials.