Associate Professor Lakshmi Selvaratnam

Contact Details

Tel: +603 5514 6322
Fax: +603 5514 6323
Office: Room 4-4-23
Email: lakshmi@monash.edu

Profile Summary

Dr. Lakshmi Selvaratnam joined Monash University Malaysia in October 2006. She completed her PhD from the University of London in 1995, during the course of which she was awarded the Colgate Dental Research Award for Young Scientists (UK). Upon moving to Malaysia, she served as Lecturer (1995-2004) and then Associate Professor (2004-2005) in Anatomy at the Medical Faculty of the University of Malaya, where she taught at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Her research interests have focused primarily on tissue engineering including regeneration of cartilage and epithelial tissues, funded through institutional and national level grants. She has also acted as a reviewer for several anatomy journals and reference books.

Qualifications

BDS (S’pore), PhD (London), Acad Med (M’sia)