Mrs. Kathikayini Krishnasamy is an eminent researcher and nursing faculty at the University Malaya Medical Center (UMMC). Mrs Karthika has more than 20 years of experience in Nursing and Midwifery. She has completed her Bachelor degree in Nursing at UMMC in 2007 and earned his post-graduation in nursing at the same institution in 2012 and currently pursuing her doctorate at the same university. She has started her career as a staff nurse at the UMMC after her diploma in 1999, and currently serving as a nursing officer for the Inpatient Service (Medical Wards) at UMMC since May 2018. She has presented many research papers in various international conferences and given plenary talks on various thematic events in conferences.
She has been working as a Quality Coordinator at University Malaya Medical Centre under the Quality and Clinical Governance Department for Conducting Hospital Audit based on MS: ISO 9001: 2001/2015 and Malaysian Society of Quality in Health (MSQH) 2015 & 2016. She conducted many Clinical Risk Management Workshops, Quality Assurance (QA) Projects, Nursing Audits, Nursing Seminar &Workshops, Continuous Nursing programme and Education within the Unit and Hospital and also conducting and coordinating Hospital Online Surveys mainly on patient safety climate.