Dr Vidya Kushare
Jeffrey Cheah School of Medicine & Health Sciences
Office: Monash University Malaysia (Sunway campus)
Dr Vidya Kushare joined Jeffery Cheah School of Medicine and Health Sciences as fractional Lecturer (Practice) in November 2018. She completed her MBBS (1997) and MD in Obstetrics and Gynaecology (2001) from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka, India.
She joined the Indian Army Medical Corps as a gynaecologist, and she was awarded the Army Commander’s Commendation Card for her distinguished services. She also completed her short service commission as a Major.
She is registered with the Malaysian Medical Council and worked under Ministry of Health in a tertiary hospital. She was also a lecturer at University of Malaya. She was trained by Natural Fertility Awareness Services Malaysia (NFASM) and is a certified teacher for NFASM. Her research interest is in fertility issues.
Research / Education interests / Clinical focus
Factors predicting evolution into schizophrenia, in patients with schizophreniform disorder
Students: Yasas Malhara Munasinghe, Amanda Tan, Angela Ngui
Joint supervision with Dr. Sivakumar Thurairajasingham
Excellent Services Certificate or Sijil Perkhidmatan Cemerlang 2009, Johor State Health Department or Jabatan Kesihatan Negeri Johor
Excellent Services Certificate or Sijil Perkhidmatan Cemerlang 2016, Johor State Health Department or Jabatan Kesihatan Negeri Johor