Prof Ida HILMI
Professor of Gastroenterology
Ida HILMI is a Professor and Senior Consultant in Gastroenterology, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Prof Ida Hilmi graduated with first class honours from the University of Glasgow in 1997. She went on to do her training in internal medicine in Oxford and obtained her Membership of the Royal Colleges of Physicians of the United Kingdom (MRCP) in 2000. She then joined the North East London Gastroenterology and Hepatology specialist program before returning to Malaysia in 2003. She is currently the Head of the Department of Medicine in the University of Malaya; her immediate past positions include Head of Division in Gastroenterology and Hepatology and Director of Endoscopy. She co-founded and was the first Chairman of the Malaysian Inflammatory Bowel Disease Special Interest Group (IBD-SIG) and is part of the National Training Board in Gastroenterology and Hepatology. Professor Hilmi’s areas of interest include IBD and colorectal cancer screening.