Dr. Shanti Palaniappan is a consultant gastroenterologist and physician at Pantai Hospital Kuala Lumpur. She is also a medical advisor to the Malaysian Crohn’s and Colitis Association and an associate professor in gastroenterology and internal medicine at Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Medical Centre. She has special interests in the treatment of hepatitis B and C and inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).
She graduated from the University of Dundee with honours and is a member of the Royal College of Physicians (MRCP). She completed her fellowship in gastroenterology in Malaysia and Leeds in the United Kingdom.