Dr. Vimal K.Vasudeavan
MBBS, MS, FMAS
President of SELSMA
Vice President of ELSA
Dr. Vimal is the current president of SELSMA and vice president of ELSA. As a board member of ELSA, Dr. Vimal has strived continuosly to promote the art and craft of laparoscopy in the Southeast Asia region, which entails teaching, training and organising training workshops. For his contribution to the society, he has received Excellence in Civil Service award twice from the Malaysian government.
He is also the current consultant general surgeon with special interest and almost 20 years experiences in laparoscopic surgery. He is currently based in Gleneagles Medical Centre, Penang. As a higlyly requested speaker and authority in laparoscopy, he has given talks to educate the medical community in over 20 conferences held in India, Japan, Malaysia And China. His areas of research and interest include minimal access surgery (laparoscopy) and bariatric surgery, vascular access surgery and oncology surgery. His greatest joy and pride is being a proud father of two children.