Anne Rose Fernandez

Dr. Anne Rose Fernandez

Dr. Anne Rose FernandezDr. Anne Rose Fernandez
Lecturer, Physiology

MBBS (Manipal), Ph.D (UM)

Dr. Anne Rose Fernandez obtained her medical degree from Mangalore University, India in 1993. She served as a Medical Officer at several government hospitals and health clinics before going into private practice. In 2012 she obtained her PhD in Physiology from University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur.

Her doctoral research was on the effect of genistein in preeclampsia. During her post graduate studies, she also served as a Tutor in the Department of Physiology, University of Malaya for 2 years. She joined PU-RCSI as a Lecturer in September 2013.

Fernandez AR, Husain, R. “Vascular endothelial growth factor, soluble fms-like tyrosine kinase 1 and genistein-induced changes in the vascular reactivity of rats’ aorta”. The Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Research (In press).

Fernandez AR, Omar SZ, Husain R. “Role of Genistein in Preeclampsia: A Case-Control Study”. Journal of Reproductive Medicine (In press).

  1. Advanced preclinical trial evaluating of a novel phytonutrient compound for cardiovascular diseases.
    PU research team: Dr Kamalan Jeevaratnam (Principal Investigator), Dr Anne R Fernandez (Co-Investigator)
  2. Biomarkers for the early detection of pregnancy induced hypertension.
    Research team: Prof Vishna Devi Nadarajah (Principal Investigator), Dr Kamalan Jeevaratnam (Co-investigator), Dr Anne R Fernandez (Co-Investigator), Julius Chan (Co-Investigator), Vidiana Dannis (Co-Investigator), Sue Faye (Co-Investigator).