Professor Nortina Shahrizaila
University of Malaya

Nortina Shahrizaila is Professor of Neurology and Consultant Neurologist at the University of Malaya in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. She completed her medical education and specialist neurology training in the UK before returning to Malaysia in 2009.  Her subspecialty clinical and research interests are in the field of neuromuscular disorders.

She currently leads a multidisciplinary team of clinicians and researchers in motor neurone disease, establishing the first dedicated MND clinic in the country. She serves on the Board of the Inflammatory Neuropathy Consortium and is the country lead for the Pan-Asian Consortium for Treatment and Research in ALS (PACTALS).

Talk title
"ALS: Phenotypes, demographics and clinical management in Asia"