Dr Muhammad Azrif graduated from the Royal Free Hospital & University College London School of Medicine, London, UK in 1997. After completing his training in internal medicine and obtaining his MRCP (UK) in 2000, he entered the specialist training programme in Clinical Oncology at the Christie Hospital, Manchester, UK. He became a Fellow of the Royal College of Radiologists (Clinical Oncology) in 2005 and attained his Certificate of Completion of Specialist Training (UK) before admission to the UK General Medical Council Specialist Register in 2006.
He was awarded a one year Clinical Research Fellowship to the Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Toronto, Canada in mid 2006. He returned to Malaysia in 2007 and served at the National University of Malaysia Medical Centre (UKMMC) as a Consultant Clinical Oncologist for 5 years before joining private practice in 2012. He has served on various national oncology committees, published in peer-reviewed journals as well as participated in numerous clinical trials, cancer advisory boards and expert panels.
He is a member of the European Society of Therapeutic Radiation Oncology (ESTRO), European Society of Medical Oncology (ESMO) and has been the honorary President of the Malaysian Oncological Society since 2018.