prof. dr. mae-lynn catherine bastion

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 mae-lynn@ppukm.ukm.edu.my

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   Biografi/ Biography :

  • Dr Mae-Lynn Catherine Bastion graduated from University of Sydney, Australia with MBBS (First Class Honours) in 1999. In 2003, she received fellowship in Ophthalmology from the Royal College of Surgeons of Glasgow. In 2004 she received the Doctor of Ophthalmology degree from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM). In 2007, she completed her clinical fellowship in vitreoretinal surgery at The Eye Institute, Singapore. Following that, she served as Head of Vitreoretinal services, UKM, until present. In 2009 she became the Head of Department of Ophthalmology for which she served two terms. She was appointed UKM Professor of Ophthalmology (Vitreoretina) in 2014 and received the Academy of Medicine (AMM) Fellowship in 2016. She teaches undergraduate and postgraduate ophthalmology while maintaining private practice at UKM Specialist Centre. She currently serves on the committees of the Malaysian Universities Conjoint Committee of Ophthalmology, College of Ophthalmologists of the AMM and Malaysian Society of Ophthalmology. She was the founding chairperson of the Persatuan Kumpulan Penyelidik Oftalmologi UKM and continues to serve as advisor and Vice-chairperson. She is actively involved in research and has a number of grants on-going with over 50 peer-reviewed publications.

  • dharshana thiagarajan. safira zainal, rohanah alias, mae-lynn catherine bastion.  (2023).  clinical study on corneal topographical changes in vernal keratoconjunctivitis by using oculus pentacam.  - cureus.  1-10. 

     

    bastion mlc, bressler nm, norshamsiah md, philip gjt, madhaavi km, mohamad yahya a, yuhana m.  (2022).  comparison of non-mydriatic fundus photography and optical coherence tomography with dilated fundus examination for detecting diabetic retinopathy including diabetic macular edema.  - medicine & health.  88-104. 

     

    yii hern eng, kah wei ong, meng hsien yong,wan haslina wan abdul halim, mae-lynn catherine bastion.  (2022).  outer lamellar macular hole & outer retinal detachment within myopic foveoschisis post cataract surgery: a case report.  - 34th annual meeting of asia-pacific association of cataract & refractive surgeons.  85. 

     

    jun yong chow, poh fong she, xu kent pee, wan norliza wan muda, mae-lynn catherine bastion.  (2022).  comparison of peripapillary retinal nerve fiber layer and macular thickness in non-diabetic chronic kidney disease and controls.  - plos one.  1-15. 

     

    mazaya mahmud, amin ahem, mae-lynn catherine bastion, rokiah omar, azmawati mohammed nawi, norsyariza razak, adib mohd satali, safinaz mohd khialdin and norshamsiah md din.  (2022).  the relationship between choroidal and photoreceptor layer thickness with visual acuity in highly myopic eyes.  - frontiers in cellular neuroscience.  1-8. 

     

    mok pooi ling, mae-lynn catherine bastion, suresh kumar subbiah, akon higuchi.  (2022).  editorial: neurodegenerative eye diseases: molecular mechanisms of neurogenesis and therapeutic perspectives.  - frontiers in cellular neuroscience.  1-3. 

     

    mazaya mahmud, amin ahem, mae-lynn catherine bastion, rokiah omar, azmawati mohammed nawi, norsyariza razak, adib mohd satali, safinaz mohd khialdin and norshamsiah md din.  (2022).  the relationship between choroidal and photoreceptor layer thickness with visual acuity in highly myopic eyes.  - frontiers in cellular neuroscience.  1-8. 

     

    priscilla peixi choo, pui juan woi, mae-lynn catherine bastion, rokiah omar, mushawiahti mustapha and norshamsiah md din.  (2022).  review of evidence for the usage of antioxidants for eye aging.  - biomed research international.  1-11. 

     

    dayang anita abdul aziz, mae lynn bastion, mohd hairul nizam harun, farrah hani imran, norshamsiah md din, ayesha mohd zain, mushawiahti mustapha, syed nabil, ainal adlin naffi, abd jabar nazimi, roszalina ramli, bee hong soon collaborative and globalsurg.  (2022).  sars-cov-2 infection and venous thromboembolism after surgery: an international prospective cohort study.  - anaesthesia.  28-39. 

     

    jun yong chow, poh fong she, xu kent pee, wan norliza wan muda, mae-lynn catherine bastion.  (2022).  comparison of peripapillary retinal nerve fiber layer and macular thickness in non-diabetic chronic kidney disease and controls.  - plos one.  1-15. 

     

    sook y. looi, mae-lynn c bastion, sue n leow, chi d luu, n mh hairul, raduan ruhaslizan, hon s wong, abdul h wan haslina, min h ng, b hj idrus ruszymah, kong y then.  (2022).  therapeutic potential of human umbilical cord-derived mesenchymal stem cells transplantation in rats with optic nerve injury.  - indian journal of ophthalmology.  201-209. 

     

    munirah abd rashid, lam chenshen, avin koh ee hwan, hiba alsaeedy, pooi ling mok, suresh kumar subbiah, hazlita md isa, then kong yong, mohd hairul nizam harun, syed mohamed suhail b s mohamad, angela ng min hwei, chi d luu, mae-lynn.  (2022).  rescue of photoreceptor with human mesenchyme stem cell and human mesenchyme stem cell expressing erythropoietin in total degeneration of retina animal model.  - indian journal of ophthalmology.  921-929. 

     

    somasundranayaky a/p sivalingam, kon ken wong, sharifah azura, syed zakaria syed zulkifli, wan abdul halim wan haslina, mae-lynn catherine bastion.  (2022).  bacterial contamination of non-contact condensing lenses in national university of malaysia hospital isolated using bd bactec peds plus/f broth bottles versus conventional culture plates.  - journal of medical microbiology.  1-9. 

     

    cheng, teck chee; yahya, maliha farah nurhazirah; mohd naffi, ainal adlin; othman, othmaliza; seng fai, tang; yong, meng hsien; wan abdul halim, wan haslina; mustapha, mushawiahti; che hamzah, jemaima; md din, norshamsiah; bastion, mae-lynn catherine.  (2021).  evaluation of three-dimensional heads up ophthalmic surgery demonstration from the perspective of surgeons and postgraduate trainees.  - journal of craniofacial surgery.  2285-2291. 

     

    chow chin loh, haireen kamaruddin, mae-lynn catherine bastion, rahat husain, hazlita mohd isa, norshamsiah md. din.  (2021).  evaluation of refractive status and ocular biometric parameters in primary angle closure disease..  - ophthalmic research.  246-252. 

     

    dharshana thiagarajan. safira zainal, rohanah alias, mae-lynn catherine bastion.  (2023).  clinical study on corneal topographical changes in vernal keratoconjunctivitis by using oculus pentacam.  - cureus.  1-10. 

     

    sook y. looi, mae-lynn c bastion, sue n leow, chi d luu, n mh hairul, raduan ruhaslizan, hon s wong, abdul h wan haslina, min h ng, b hj idrus ruszymah, kong y then.  (2022).  therapeutic potential of human umbilical cord-derived mesenchymal stem cells transplantation in rats with optic nerve injury.  - indian journal of ophthalmology.  201-209. 

     

    mok pooi ling, mae-lynn catherine bastion, suresh kumar subbiah, akon higuchi.  (2022).  editorial: neurodegenerative eye diseases: molecular mechanisms of neurogenesis and therapeutic perspectives.  - frontiers in cellular neuroscience.  1-3. 

     

    mazaya mahmud, amin ahem, mae-lynn catherine bastion, rokiah omar, azmawati mohammed nawi, norsyariza razak, adib mohd satali, safinaz mohd khialdin and norshamsiah md din.  (2022).  the relationship between choroidal and photoreceptor layer thickness with visual acuity in highly myopic eyes.  - frontiers in cellular neuroscience.  1-8. 

     

    priscilla peixi choo, pui juan woi, mae-lynn catherine bastion, rokiah omar, mushawiahti mustapha and norshamsiah md din.  (2022).  review of evidence for the usage of antioxidants for eye aging.  - biomed research international.  1-11. 

     

    mae-lynn catherine bastion, ainal adlin naffi, oh kah lay, tan wen hsia, jemaima che hamzah, norshamsiah md din, aniza ismail, mushawiahti mustapha, aida zairani, wan haslina, othmaliza othman, safinaz mohd khialdin, malisa amil, rona asnida nasaruddin.  (2018).  report of the ukm clinical pathways and algorithms for ophthalmology clinicians workshop 2018.  - 106. 

     

    mae-lynn cb, norshamsiah md, aida zairani mz, othmaliza o, maimunah am, leow sn, malisa ami, gaayathri n, roshasmiza mf, norfadila b.  (2014).  buku ulangtahun ke 30 sarjana kepakaran oftalmologi ukm : merintis zaman 1983-2013.  - 160. 

     

    cheng teck chee, mae-lynn catherine bastion.  (2022).  perfluorocarbon heavy liquid as a short-term tamponade after vitrectomy for inferior rhegmatogenous retinal detachment: pearls and pitfalls.  - 12th malaysian society of ophthalmology annual scientific meeting (mso-asm) and the 36th malaysia-singapore joint ophthalmic congress (msjoc).  1. 

     

    yii hern eng, kah wei ong, meng hsien yong,wan haslina wan abdul halim, mae-lynn catherine bastion.  (2022).  outer lamellar macular hole & outer retinal detachment within myopic foveoschisis post cataract surgery: a case report.  - 34th annual meeting of asia-pacific association of cataract & refractive surgeons.  85. 

     

    mae-lynn catherine bastion.  (2022).  women in ophthalmology: perspectives from around the world (and eye!).  - cake magazine.  28-32. 

     

    ayesha mohd zain, muhammad irfan abdul jalal, mae-lynn catherine bastion, mushawiahti mustapha, navin naidu, khor xiang ting.  (2022).  evaluating central subfield thickness status and relationship between visual acuity and injections among diabetic macular edema eyes in a malaysian university: a pragmatic real-world analysis.  - the 15th asia-pacific vitreo-retina society (apvrs) congress.  102. 

     

    ayesha mohd zain, muhammad irfan abdul jalal, mae-lynn catherine bastion, xiang ting khor, mushawiahti mustapha, navin naidu.  (2022).  evaluating the relationships between visual acuity and 3-month central subfield thickness status among diabetic macular edema eyes in a malaysian university: a pragmatic real-world analysis.  - the 15th asia-pacific vitreo-retina society (apvrs) congress.  102-103.