Nadia Atiya

Associate Professor at the Department of Medical Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya

Nadia Atiya

Dr. Nadia Atiya obtained her medical degree from the National University of Ireland. She is currently an associate professor of medical microbiology at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya and a consultant clinical microbiologist at the University of Malaya Medical Centre (UMMC). She is a life member of the Academy of Medicine of Malaysia.
In 2022, she was elected as a member of the International Society for Infectious Diseases Council for a 6-year term. 

Dr. Atiya has held various clinical leadership positions, including the deputy chairman of the tuberculosis committee at UMMC. She also has wide experience in medical education and is a two-time recipient of the University of Malaya Faculty of Medicine Best Paraclinical Lecturer Award.

Dr. Atiya is a classically trained pianist and has passed the Grade 8 Piano and Theory of Music examinations conducted by the United Kingdom’s Associated Board of the Royals Schools of Music.