Dr. Syazatul Syakirin is a respiratory physician working at the Institute of Respiratory Medicine, Kuala Lumpur. She is the Lead / Head of the Special Interest Group for Interstitial Lung Disease within the Malaysian Thoracic Society (MTS). She graduated from the National University of Malaysia in 2003 and obtained her membership of royal college physician (MRCP) United Kingdom in the year 2010. She pursued respiratory sub-specialty training in Malaysia with further training in Interstitial Lung Disease in Forli, Italy with Professor Venerino Poletti.
She is a member of Malaysia Thoracic Society (MTS), Malaysia Association Bronchology Intervention Pulmonology (MABIP), World Association Bronchology Intervention Pulmonology (WABIP), Asia Pacific Society of Respirology (APSR), International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC) and World Association Sarcoidosis and other granulomatous disorders. She is active in research and participates in presenting oral and poster in local and international congresses. Her main interests in respiratory medicine are obstructive airway disease, tuberculosis, and special interest in interstitial lung diseases (ILDs).