Biographies of International Astronauts
Master of science degree in Orthopaedic
Surgery at University Kebangsaan Malaysia; currently Orthopedist at University
Kebangsaan Malaysia Hospital in Kuala Lumpur; hobbies: yoga, meditation,
swimming and gymnastics; selected for the Program Angkasawan Negara by the
Malaysian National Space Agency (ANGKASA); one of two finalists for training in
Russia; first Malaysian astronaut in space.
Last update on October 12, 2010.