Adj A/Prof Umapathi Thirugnanam

Senior Consultant Neurologist,
Department of Neurology,
National Neuroscience Institute,
Singapore


Adj A/Prof Umapathi is the Senior Consultant Neurologist at the Department of Neurology at the National Neuroscience Institute. He is an active researcher and has received the NHG Institutional Grant in 2002 for his research topic – Intraepidermal Nerve Fibre Density in Diabetes Mellius. He has also received the NMRC grant for his research on Guillain-Barré syndrome in Singapore: Electrophysiological subtypes and immunopathological features. Adj A/Prof Umapathi has published numerous papers in renowned International Journals including the Journal of Neuro-Ophthalmology, Annals of Neurology, Brain, Journal of Neurology, European Journal of Neurology and Journal of Palliative Care, among others. He has also written a book chapter on Toxic Neuropathies in Current Therapy in Neurologic Disease.