Vathsala Anantharaman

Anantharaman Vathsala

  • Professor, Department of Medicine
  • Senior Consultant, Division of Nephrology, University Medicine Cluster, National University Hospital
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Co-Director, National University Centre for Organ Transplantation, National University Health System
Joint Appointment(s)
  • President, Asian Society of Transplantation
Academic Qualifications
  • BS, Auburn University, Auburn,USA
  • MD, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, USA
  • FRCP, Royal College of Physicians, Edinburgh
  • FAMS, Academy of Medicine, Singapore
Research Interest(s)
  • Kidney Transplantation
  • Transplantation Immunology
  • Kidney Disease Progression
  • Diabetes
Recent Publications
  • 1. Griva, K., Neo, H. L. M., & Vathsala, A. (2018). Unintentional and intentional non-adherence to immunosuppressive medications in renal transplant recipients. International Journal of Clinical Pharmacy, 1-8. doi:10.1007/s11096-018-0652-6.
  • 2. Tiong, H. Y., Goh, B. Y. S., Chiong, E., Tan, L. G. L., & Vathsala, A. (2018). Robotic kidney autotransplantation in a porcine model: a procedure-specific training platform for the simulation of robotic intracorporeal vascular anastomosis. Journal of Robotic Surgery, 1-6. doi:10.1007/s11701-018-0806-5.
  • 3. Chua, H. R., Wong, W. K., Ong, V. H., Agrawal, D., Vathsala, A., Tay, H. M., & Mukhopadhyay, A. (2018). Extended Mortality and Chronic Kidney Disease After Septic Acute Kidney Injury. Journal of Intensive Care Medicine. doi:10.1177/0885066618764617.
  • 4. Han X, Lim JYM, Raman L, Tai BC, Kaur H, Goh ATH, Vathsala A, Tiong HY. 2017 Mar. Nephrectomy-induced reduced renal function and the health-related quality of life of living kidney donors. Clinical Transplantation. 31(3):e12910. doi: 10.1111/ctr.12910.
  • 5. Pruett TL, Vathsala A, Berney T, Lerut J, Odorico JS, Johnson M, Egawa H, Gonzalez-Martinez F, Haberal M, Ascher NL et al. 2017 Feb. Criminal Organ Retrieval: Unconscionable. American Journal of Transplantation. 17(2):577. doi: 10.1111/ajt.14028.