WELCOME MESSAGE

Prof Datuk Dr Sabarul Afian Mokhtar

President Malaysian Orthopaedic
Association 2024-2025

FROM THE PRESIDENT

It is my distinct honor and pleasure to welcome you to the SICOT Young Surgeons International Meeting 2024, hosted at The Vertical, CCEC in the vibrant city of Kuala Lumpur.


This congress represents a unique opportunity for young surgeons from around the globe to come together, share knowledge, and foster collaborations that will shape the future of orthopaedics. As an international gathering, it underscores the importance of global cooperation and the exchange of innovative ideas and techniques.


Our Organizing Chair, Dr Timothy Cheng Tsin Jien, and Scientific Chair, Dr Nik Kamarul Arif Nik Kamrulzaman, have meticulously crafted ...

Our Organizing Chair, Dr Timothy Cheng Tsin Jien, and Scientific Chair, Dr Nik Kamarul Arif Nik Kamrulzaman, have meticulously crafted a two-day programme that promises to be both enriching and inspiring. The agenda is packed with cutting-edge presentations, hands-on workshops, and interactive sessions designed to provide invaluable insights and skills.


The essence of this meeting is learning from each other. Whether you are a young surgeon seeking guidance or a seasoned professional eager to share your expertise, this congress offers a platform for meaningful exchanges. We encourage you to engage with your peers, learn from distinguished faculty members, and explore new frontiers in orthopaedic surgery.


We are confident that this meeting will not only enhance your professional knowledge but also provide a memorable experience of camaraderie and collaboration. Together, let us strive to push the boundaries of our field and make lasting contributions to the advancement of orthopaedic surgery.


We look forward to meeting you in Kuala Lumpur!

Prof Datuk Dr Sabarul Afian Mokhtar

President Malaysian Orthopaedic
Association 2024-2025

Dr Timothy Cheng Tsin Jien

Organising Chair SICOT Young
Surgeons International Meeting 2024

FROM THE ORGANISING CHAIR

Welcome to the SICOT Young Surgeons International Meeting here in in the vibrant city of Kuala Lumpur! We are indeed excited to see such a diverse and talented gathering of young minds in the field of orthopaedics and traumatology from around the globe.


This meeting is the first of its kind in Malaysia and we are looking forward to a platform where knowledge meets innovation, where experiences are shared, and where friendships are forged.


Kuala Lumpur, with its rich cultural heritage and ...

Kuala Lumpur, with its rich cultural heritage and modern amenities, provides us with the perfect backdrop for this intellectual exchange. As you explore this beautiful city, I encourage you to soak in the diversity, not just in its landscapes but also in the ideas and perspectives that all of us have brought here.


Our theme “Foundations for Success: Building Tomorrow’s Orthopaedics Today”, highlights the importance of laying strong foundations in knowledge, skills, and friendships that will guide us as we navigate the complexities of our profession.


I extend my deepest gratitude to SICOT HQ and the Young Surgeons Committee, and the Malaysian Orthopaedic Association Council for the trust given to me; the organizing committee, sponsors, speakers, and participants for their dedication and support in making this event possible.


Let us seize this opportunity to not only enhance our knowledge and skills but also to build lasting collaborations that will drive the field of orthopaedics forward.

Dr Timothy Cheng Tsin Jien

Organising Chair SICOT Young
Surgeons International Meeting 2024

ORGANISING COMMITTEE

International AdvisorDr Aju Bosco, SICOT YSC Chair, India
National AdvisorProf Datuk Dr Sabarul Afian Mokhtar, Malaysia
SICOT Malaysia DelegateProf Dr Yazid Bajuri, Malaysia
Organising ChairDr Timothy Cheng Tsin Jien, Malaysia
Scientific ChairDr Nik Kamarul Arif Nik Kamrulzaman, Malaysia
Scientific Committee
Arthroplasty:
Dr Muhammad Fathi Hayyun, Malaysia
Hand & VR:
Dr Michelle Lim Chia Hua, Malaysia
Paediatric:
Dr Rosalyn P Flores, Philippines
Spine:
Dr Dickson Chau Hong Him, Singapore
Sports:
Dr Muhamad Karbela Reza Ramlan, Malaysia
Sports:
Dr Chaiwat Chuaychoosakoon, Thailand
Trauma:
Dr Gowreeson Thevendran, Education Academy Chair (2021-2024), Singapore
Dr Nesta Enggra, Indonesia