CURRICULUM VITAE
PERSONAL DETAILS

Name
  Prof. Dr. Siti Zawiah Binti Omar
Designation
  Professor
Department
  Department of Obstetric and Gynaecology
Faculty
  Faculty of Medicine
Tel. No. (Office)
  603-79492059/2049
Fax No.
  603-79551741
E-mail Address
  szawiah@um.edu.my
ResearcherID Link
  http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-9817-2010  
Address(Office)
  Department of Obstetric and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification), (Institution).
M Med (Obs & Gynae), UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA (UM)
BMED&BSURG, UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA (UM)

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATION/MEMBERSHIP
(Organisation), (Role), (Year), (Level).

UITM, External Examiner, 2012-2014, (National)

National Credentialling Committee, Academic Committee Member, 2012-2014, (National)

Health and Translational Medicine Cluster, Panel Member, 2012-2012, (University)

University Kuala Lumpur, Evaluate Applications For Appointments And Promotions, 2012-2012, (National)

UMMC, Advisory Committee, 2011, (University)

ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role), (Level), (Start date),(End Date).


Head Of Level/Level Head, Department Of Obstetric And Gynaecology, Faculty Of Medicine, 01-Oct-15 - 31-Jul-16

Programme Coordinator, National, 01-Sep-12 - 31-Dec-15

Head Of Level/Level Head, Department Of Obstetric And Gynaecology, Faculty Of Medicine, 09-Jul-11 - 31-Aug-12

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area).

Management Of High Risk Obstetrics Patients

Reproductive Endocrinology Particularly In The Management Of Menopausal Women, Hormone Therapy And Osteoporosis

Gynaecologic Oncology

RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
(Publication).
 
Chapter In Book
 
2006

OMAR, S.Z. & KAMSURAINI, I. 2006. Rape. Editors: CHAN, Y.K. & NG, K.P. Management Aspects of Acute Care, Kuala Lumpur, University Malaya Publication; in press. 

OMAR, S.Z. & KHAING, S.L. 2006. Ectopic Pregnancy. Editors: CHAN, Y.K. & NG, K.P. Management Aspects of Acute Care, Kuala Lumpur, University Malaya Publication; in press. 
 
2005

OMAR, S.Z. & SIVAVANESARATNAM, V. 2005. HIV in Obstetrics and Gynaecology. Editors: ARULKUMARAN, S., SIVAVANESARATNAM, V., CHATTERJEE, V.A. & KUMAR, P. Gynaecology for Undergraduates, New Delhi, Jaypee Brothers, 14, 116-122. 
 
Article In Academic Journals
 
2015

LANGMIA, I. M., APALASAMY, Y. D., SUKI, S. Z., OMAR, S. Z. & MOHAMED, Z. 2015. Genetic association of AKAP10 gene polymorphism with reduced risk of preterm birth. J Perinatol, 35, 700-704. (ISI-Cited Publication)

LANGMIA, I. M., APALASAMY, Y. D., OMAR, S. Z. & MOHAMED, Z. 2015. Progesterone Receptor (PGR) gene polymorphism is associated with susceptibility to preterm birth. BMC Med Genet, 16, 63. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Carbetocin Compared to Oxytocin in Emergency Cesarean Section: A Randomized Trial. Razali N, Md Latar IL, Chan YK, Omar SZ, Tan PC http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ejogrb.2015.12.017 (ISI-Cited Publication)

IMMACULATE MBONGO, L., YAMUNAH DEVI, A., ZAIN, S., OMAR, S. Z. & MOHAMED, Z. 2015. Protein Profiling of Women with Spontaneous Preterm Birth. Pharmacology, 96, 44-48. (ISI-Cited Publication)

HAMDAN, M., OMAR, S. Z., DUNSELMAN, G. & CHEONG, Y. 2015. Influence of endometriosis on assisted reproductive technology outcomes: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Obstet Gynecol, 125, 79-88. (ISI-Cited Publication)

LANGMIA, I. M., APALASAMY, Y. D., OMAR, S. Z. & MOHAMED, Z. 2015. Association of VEGFA gene polymorphisms and VEGFA plasma levels with spontaneous preterm birth. Pharmacogenet Genomics, 25, 199-204. (ISI-Cited Publication)

CHOI, J. R., PINGGUAN-MURPHY, B., WAN ABAS, W. A., YONG, K. W., POON, C. T., NOOR AZMI, M. A., OMAR, S. Z., CHUA, K. H., XU, F. & WAN SAFWANI, W. K. 2015. In situ normoxia enhances survival and proliferation rate of human adipose tissue-derived stromal cells without increasing the risk of tumourigenesis. PLoS One, 10, e0115034. (ISI-Cited Publication)

YONG, K. W., PINGGUAN-MURPHY, B., XU, F., ABAS, W. A., CHOI, J. R., OMAR, S. Z., AZMI, M. A., CHUA, K. H. & WAN SAFWANI, W. K. 2015. Phenotypic and functional characterization of long-term cryopreserved human adipose-derived stem cells. Sci Rep, 5, 9596. (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2014

VALLIKKANNU, N., NADZRATULAIMAN, W. N., OMAR, S. Z., SI LAY, K. & TAN, P. C. 2014. Talcum powder or aqueous gel to aid external cephalic version: a randomised controlled trial. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth, 14, 49. (ISI-Cited Publication)

LIM, B. K., NG, K. Y., OMAR, J., OMAR, S. Z., GUNAPALAIAH, B., TEOH, Y. L., BOCK, H. L. & BI, D. 2014. Immunogenicity and Safety of the AS04-adjuvanted Human Papillomavirus-16/18 Cervical Cancer Vaccine in Malaysian Women Aged 18-35 years: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Med J Malaysia, 69, 2-8. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

CHOI, J. R., PINGGUAN-MURPHY, B., WAN ABAS, W. A., NOOR AZMI, M. A., OMAR, S. Z., CHUA, K. H. & WAN SAFWANI, W. K. 2014. Impact of low oxygen tension on stemness, proliferation and differentiation potential of human adipose-derived stem cells. Biochem Biophys Res Commun, 448, 218-224. (ISI-Cited Publication)

ABAS, M. N., TAN, P. C., AZMI, N. & OMAR, S. Z. 2014. Ondansetron compared with metoclopramide for hyperemesis gravidarum: a randomized controlled trial. Obstet Gynecol, 123, 1272-1279. (ISI-Cited Publication)

WOO, Y. L., CHEAH, P. L., SHAHRUDDIN, S. I., OMAR, S. Z. & ARENDS, M. 2014. The immunohistochemistry signature of mismatch repair (MMR) proteins in a multiethnic Asian cohort with endometrial carcinoma. Int J Gynecol Pathol, 33, 554-559. (ISI-Cited Publication)

TAN, P. C., ZAIDI, S. N., AZMI, N., OMAR, S. Z. & KHONG, S. Y. 2014. Depression, anxiety, stress and hyperemesis gravidarum: temporal and case controlled correlates. PLoS One, 9, e92036. (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2013

TAN, P. C., NORAZILAH, M. J. & OMAR, S. Z "Hospital Discharge on the First Compared With the Second Day After a Planned Cesarean Delivery: A Randomized Controlled Trial Reply." Obstet Gynecol, 121, 878. (ISI-Cited Publication)

OMAR, N. S., TAN, P. C., SABIR, N., YUSOP, E. S. & OMAR, S. Z. 2013. Coitus to expedite the onset of labour: a randomised trial. BJOG, 120, 338-345. (ISI-Cited Publication)

FERNANDEZ, A. R., OMAR, S. Z., & HUSAIN, R. (2013). Development and validation of a food frequency questionnaire to estimate the intake of genistein in Malaysia. Int J Food Sci and Nutri,64, 794-800. (ISI-Cited Publication)

BOJOSEN, STIG E., et al. "Multiple independent variants at the TERT locus are associated with telomere length and risks of breast and ovarian cancer." Nature genetics, 45, 371-384. (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication)

INDIRANI, B., RAMAN, R. & OMAR, S. Z. 2013. Hormonal changes causing rhinitis in pregnancy among Malaysian women. J Laryngol Otol, 127, 876-881. (ISI-Cited Publication)

MOHKTAR, M. S., IBRAHIM, F., MOHD ROZI, N. F., MOHD YUSOF, J., AHMAD, S. A., SU YEN, K. & OMAR, S. Z. 2013. A quantitative approach to measure women's sexual function using electromyography: a preliminary study of the Kegel exercise. Med Sci Monit, 19, 1159- 1166. (ISI-Cited Publication)

TAN, P. C., SOE, M. Z., SULAIMAN, S. & OMAR, S. Z. 2013. Immediate compared with delayed oxytocin after amniotomy labor induction in parous women: a randomized controlled trial. Obstet Gynecol, 121, 253- 259. (ISI-Cited Publication)

MOHAMED, E., JAYAPALAN, J. J., ABDUL-RAHMAN, P. S., OMAR, S. Z. & HASHIM, O. H. 2013. Enhanced expression of a 35 kDa fragment of inter-alpha-trypsin inhibitor H4 in sera of healthy pregnant women and patients with hydatidiform mole. Biomark Res, 1, 19. (ISI-Cited Publication)

SHEN, H., FRIDLEY, B. L., SONG, H., LAWRENSON, K., CUNNINGHAM, J. M., RAMUS, S. J., CICEK, M. S., TYRER, J., STRAM, D., LARSON, M. C., KOBEL, M., CONSORTIUM, P., ZIOGAS, A., ZHENG, W., YANG, H. P., WU, A. H., WOZNIAK, E. L., WOO, Y. L., WINTERHOFF, B., WIK, E., WHITTEMORE, A. S., WENTZENSEN, N., WEBER, R. P., VITONIS, A. F., VINCENT, D., VIERKANT, R. A., VERGOTE, I., VAN DEN BERG, D., VAN ALTENA, A. M., TWOROGER, S. S., THOMPSON, P. J., TESSIER, D. C., TERRY, K. L., TEO, S. H., TEMPLEMAN, C., STRAM, D. O., SOUTHEY, M. C., SIEH, W., SIDDIQUI, N., SHVETSOV, Y. B., SHU, X. O., SHRIDHAR, V., WANG-GOHRKE, S., SEVERI, G., SCHWAAB, I., SALVESEN, H. B., RZEPECKA, I. K., RUNNEBAUM, I. B., ROSSING, M. A., RODRIGUEZ-RODRIGUEZ, L., RISCH, H. A., RENNER, S. P., POOLE, E. M., PIKE, M. C., PHELAN, C. M., PELTTARI, L. M., PEJOVIC, T., PAUL, J., ORLOW, I., OMAR, S. Z., OLSON, S. H., ODUNSI, K., NICKELS, S., NEVANLINNA, H., NESS, R. B., NAROD, S. A., NAKANISHI, T., MOYSICH, K. B., MONTEIRO, A. N., MOES-SOSNOWSKA, J., MODUGNO, F., MENON, U., MCLAUGHLIN, J. R., MCGUIRE, V., MATSUO, K., ADENAN, N. A., MASSUGER, L. F., LURIE, G., LUNDVALL, L., LUBINSKI, J., LISSOWSKA, J., LEVINE, D. A., LEMINEN, A., LEE, A. W., LE, N. D., LAMBRECHTS, S., LAMBRECHTS, D., KUPRYJANCZYK, J., KRAKSTAD, C., KONECNY, G. E., KJAER, S. K., KIEMENEY, L. A., KELEMEN, L. E., KEENEY, G. L., KARLAN, B. Y., KAREVAN, R., KALLI, K. R., KAJIYAMA, H., JI, B. T., JENSEN, A., et al. 2013. Epigenetic analysis leads to identification of HNF1B as a subtype-specific susceptibility gene for ovarian cancer. Nat Commun, 4, 1628. (ISI-Cited Publication)

ZIN, S. R., OMAR, S. Z., KHAN, N. L., MUSAMEH, N. I., DAS, S. & KASSIM, N. M. 2013. Effects of the phytoestrogen genistein on the development of the reproductive system of Sprague Dawley rats. Clinics (Sao Paulo), 68, 253-262. (ISI-Cited Publication)

TAN, P. C., NORAZILAH, M. J. & OMAR, S. Z. 2013. Dextrose saline compared with normal saline rehydration of hyperemesis gravidarum: a randomized controlled trial. Obstet Gynecol, 121, 291-298. (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2012

LATAR IL, OMAR SZ, VALLIYAPPAN NV, CHAN YK 2012. Massive Pulmonary embolism in a pregnancy: Could we have saved both lives?. BJOG, 119, 103. (ISI-Cited Publication)

RAWI,Z.R, VALADERAS,E., LIM, B.K., MAT ADENAN,N.A. OMAR,S.Z.2012. Prospective observational study if suprapubic characterization versus transurethral characterization following radical hysterectomy. Int J Gynecol Cancer 22,E1047. (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication)

ZIN,R.S., OMAR, S.Z., ALI KHAN, N.L., Musameh, N.I, DAS,S., KASSIM, N.M.2012. Effects of phytoestrogen Genistein on the development of reproductive system of Sprague Dawley rats. Clinics, 68, 2. (ISI-Cited Publication)

TAN, P. C., AZIZ, A. Z., ISMAIL, I. S. & OMAR, S. Z. 2012. Gamma-glutamyltransferase, alanine transaminase and aspartate transaminase levels and the diagnosis of gestational diabetes mellitus. Clin Biochem, 45, 1192- 1196. (ISI-Cited Publication)

LING, W. Y., RAZALI, S. M., REN, C. K. & OMAR, S. Z. 2012. Does the success of a school-based HPV vaccine programme depend on teachers' knowledge and religion? A survey in a multicultural society. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev, 13, 4651-4654. (ISI-Cited Publication)

TAN, P. C., KING, A. S., VALLIKKANNU, N. & OMAR, S. Z. 2012. Single dose 17 alpha-hydroxyprogesterone caproate in preterm labor: a randomized trial. Arch Gynecol Obstet, 285, 585-590. (ISI-Cited Publication)

TAN, P. C., KING, A. S. & OMAR, S. Z. 2012. Screening for urinary tract infection in women with hyperemesis gravidarum. J Obstet Gynaecol Res, 38, 145-153. (ISI-Cited Publication)

TAN, P. C., SOE, M. Z., SI LAY, K., WANG, S. M., SEKARAN, S. D. & OMAR, S. Z. 2012. Dengue infection and miscarriage: a prospective case control study. PLoS Negl Trop Dis, 6, e1637. (ISI-Cited Publication)

RAHEEM, I. A., SAAID, R., OMAR, S. Z. & TAN, P. C. 2012. Oral nifedipine versus intravenous labetalol for acute blood pressure control in hypertensive emergencies of pregnancy: a randomised trial. BJOG, 119, 78-85. (ISI-Cited Publication)

TAN, P. C., NORAZILAH, M. J. & OMAR, S. Z. 2012. Hospital discharge on the first compared with the second day after a planned cesarean delivery: a randomized controlled trial. Obstet Gynecol, 120, 1273- 1282. (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2011

TAN, P. C., CHAI, J. N., LING, L. P. & OMAR, S. Z. 2011. Maternal hemoglobin level and red cell indices as predictors of gestational diabetes in a multi- ethnic Asian population. Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol, 38, 150-154. (ISI-Cited Publication)

TAN, P. C. & OMAR, S. Z. 2011. Contemporary approaches to hyperemesis during pregnancy. Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol, 23, 87-93. (ISI-Cited Publication)

WOO, Y. L. & OMAR, S. Z. 2011. Human papillomavirus vaccination in the resourced and resource-constrained world. Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol, 25, 597- 603. (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2010

TAN, P. C., VANI, S., LIM, B. K. & OMAR, S. Z. 2010b. Anxiety and depression in hyperemesis gravidarum: prevalence, risk factors and correlation with clinical severity. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol, 149, 153- 158. (ISI-Cited Publication)

TAN, P. C., KHINE, P. P., VALLIKKANNU, N. & OMAR, S. Z. 2010. Promethazine compared with metoclopramide for hyperemesis gravidarum: a randomized controlled trial. Obstet Gynecol, 115, 975-981. (ISI-Cited Publication)

MANSOR, A., ARUMUGAM, K. & OMAR, S. Z. 2010. Macrosomia is the only reliable predictor of shoulder dystocia in babies weighing 3.5 kg or more. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol, 149, 44-46. (ISI-Cited Publication)

YELUMALAI, S., MUNIANDY, S., OMAR, S.Z AND QVIST, R. 2010. Pregnancy-induced hypertension and preeclampsia: levels of angiogenic factors in malaysian women. J Clin Biochem Nutr, 47, 191-197. (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2009

TAN, P. C., LING, L. P. & OMAR, S. Z. 2009. The 50-g glucose challenge test and pregnancy outcome in a multiethnic Asian population at high risk for gestational diabetes. Int J Gynaecol Obstet, 105, 50-5. (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication)

TAN, P. C., TAN, N. C. & OMAR, S. Z. 2009. Effect of high levels of human chorionic gonadotropin and estradiol on the severity of hyperemesis gravidarum. Clin Chem Lab Med, 47, 165-171. (ISI-Cited Publication)

TAN, P. C., YOW, C. M. & OMAR, S. Z. 2009. A placebo- controlled trial of oral pyridoxine in hyperemesis gravidarum. Gynecol Obstet Invest, 67, 151-157. (ISI-Cited Publication)

VANI, S., LAU, S. Y., LIM, B. K., OMAR, S. Z. & TAN, P. C. 2009. Intravenous salbutamol for external cephalic version. Int J Gynaecol Obstet, 104, 28-31. (ISI-Cited Publication)

TAN, P. C., DAUD, S. A. & OMAR, S. Z. 2009. Concurrent dinoprostone and oxytocin for labor induction in term premature rupture of membranes: a randomized controlled trial. Obstet Gynecol, 113, 1059-1065. (ISI-Cited Publication)

M. HAMDAN, SIDHU, K., SABIR, N., OMAR, S. Z. & TAN, P. C. 2009. Serial membrane sweeping at term in planned vaginal birth after cesarean: a randomized controlled trial. Obstet Gynecol, 114, 745-751. (ISI-Cited Publication)

TAN, P. C., YOW, C. M. & OMAR, S. Z. 2009. Coitus and orgasm at term: effect on spontaneous labour and pregnancy outcome. Singapore Med J, 50, 1062-1067. (ISI-Cited Publication)

AYADURAI, T., MUNIANDY, S. & OMAR, S. Z. 2009. Thrombophilia investigation in Malaysian women with recurrent pregnancy loss. J Obstet Gynaecol Res, 35, 1061-1068. (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2008

OMAR, S. Z., QVIST, R., KHAING, S. L., MUNIANDY, S. & BHALLA, S. 2008. Thrombophilic mutations in pre- eclampsia and pregnancy-induced hypertension. J Obstet Gynaecol Res, 34, 174-178. (ISI-Cited Publication)

TAN, P. C., RAJASINGAM, G., DEVI, S. & OMAR, S. Z. 2008. Dengue infection in pregnancy: prevalence, vertical transmission, and pregnancy outcome. Obstet Gynecol, 111, 1111-1117. (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication)

TAN, P. C., SUBRAMANIAM, R. N. & OMAR, S. Z. 2008. Predictors for caesarean delivery and neonatal admission after trial of labour in women with one previous lower segment caesarean scar. Singapore Med J, 49, 188-192. (ISI-Cited Publication)

LIM, S. S., TAN, P. C., SOCKALINGAM, J. K. & OMAR, S. Z. 2008. Oral celecoxib versus oral diclofenac for post-perineal repair analgesia after spontaneous vaginal birth: a randomised trial. Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol, 48, 71-77. (ISI-Cited Publication)

TAN, P. C., SUBRAMANIAM, R. N. & OMAR, S. Z. 2008. Trial of labor after one cesarean: role of the order and number of prior vaginal births on the risk of emergency cesarean delivery and neonatal admission. Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol, 47, 305-311. (ISI-Cited Publication)

TAN, P. C., MUBARAK, S. & OMAR, S. Z. 2008. Gamma- glutamyltransferase level in pregnancy is an independent risk factor for gestational diabetes mellitus. J Obstet Gynaecol Res, 34, 512-517. (ISI-Cited Publication)

TAN, P. C., MUBARAK, S. & OMAR, S. Z. 2008. Absorbable versus nonabsorbable sutures for subcuticular skin closure of a transverse suprapubic incision. Int J Gynaecol Obstet, 103, 179-181. (ISI-Cited Publication)

MOHAMED, E., ABDUL-RAHMAN, P. S., DOUSTJALALI, S. R., CHEN, Y., LIM, B. K., OMAR, S. Z., BUSTAM, A. Z., SINGH, V. A., MOHD-TAIB, N. A., YIP, C. H. & HASHIM, O. H. 2008. Lectin-based electrophoretic analysis of the expression of the 35 kDa inter-alpha-trypsin inhibitor heavy chain H4 fragment in sera of patients with five different malignancies. Electrophoresis, 29, 2645-2650. (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication)
 
2007

TAN, P. C., LING, L. P. & OMAR, S. Z. 2007. Screening for gestational diabetes at antenatal booking in a Malaysian university hospital: the role of risk factors and threshold value for the 50-g glucose challenge test. Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol, 47, 191- 197. 

TAN, P. C., VALIAPAN, S. D., TAY, P. Y. & OMAR, S. Z. 2007. Concurrent oxytocin with dinoprostone pessary versus dinoprostone pessary in labour induction of nulliparas with an unfavourable cervix: a randomised placebo-controlled trial. BJOG, 114, 824-832. (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication)

TAN, P. C., SUBRAMANIAM, R. N. & OMAR, S. Z. 2007. Labour and perinatal outcome in women at term with one previous lower-segment Caesarean: a review of 1000 consecutive cases. Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol, 47, 31- 36. 

AYADURAI, T., AYOB, Y., MUNIANDY, S. & OMAR, S. Z. 2007. Inherited thrombophilia markers in Malaysian women with recurrent fetal loss. Thromb Haemost, 98, 1152-1154. 

TAN, P. C., JACOB, R., QUEK, K. F. & OMAR, S. Z. 2007. Pregnancy outcome in hyperemesis gravidarum and the effect of laboratory clinical indicators of hyperemesis severity. J Obstet Gynaecol Res, 33, 457- 464. (ISI-Cited Publication)

TAN, P. C., YOW, C. M. & OMAR, S. Z. 2007. Effect of coital activity on onset of labor in women scheduled for labor induction: a randomized controlled trial. Obstet Gynecol, 110, 820-826. (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2006

TAN, P. C., JACOB, R., QUEK, K. F. & OMAR, S. Z. 2006. Indicators of prolonged hospital stay in hyperemesis gravidarum. Int J Gynaecol Obstet, 93, 246-247. (ISI-Cited Publication)

TAN, P. C., JACOB, R. & OMAR, S. Z. 2006. Membrane sweeping at initiation of formal labor induction: a randomized controlled trial. Obstet Gynecol, 107, 569- 577. (ISI-Cited Publication)

TAN, P. C., JACOB, R., QUEK, K. F. & OMAR, S. Z. 2006. Readmission risk and metabolic, biochemical, haematological and clinical indicators of severity in hyperemesis gravidarum. Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol, 46, 446-450. (ISI-Cited Publication)

TAN, P. C., JACOB, R., QUEK, K. F. & OMAR, S. Z. 2006. The fetal sex ratio and metabolic, biochemical, haematological and clinical indicators of severity of hyperemesis gravidarum. BJOG, 113, 733-737. (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2005

MOHAMED, S.I., ABDULLAH, B.J.J. & OMAR, S.Z. 2005. Postpartum Haemorrhage. Biomed imaging Interv, 1, e13. 

KHAING,S.L., SIVANESARATNAM, V., & OMAR, S.Z. 2005. Small Cell Carcinoma of Uterine Cervix In A Teenaged Girl, 8, 62-67. 
 
2004

SIDHU, K., OMAR, S.Z. & RAMAN, S. 2004. Thrombophilia In Pregnancy, 2004, 30, 234-239. 
 
2003

ABDULLAH, B.J.J., OMAR, S.Z. & MOHAMED, I. 2003. Uterine Fibroid Embolization? New NonSurgical Treatment of Uterine Fibroids, 29, 41-47. 

ALI, H., ROHAIZA S., OMAR, S.Z., YUSOF, M.S. & YAMIN, B.M. 2003. (Dimethyl sulfoxide-kappa S)bis 2 -(3-methylthiophen-2-ylmethylene)furan-2- carbohydrazido zinc(II) Acta Crystallographica Section E-Structure Reports Online. 
 
2002

NADESAN, K. & OMAR, S. Z. 2002. Rape--the Malaysian scenario. Malays J Pathol, 24, 9-14. 
 
1992

ARUMUGAM, K. & OMAR, S. Z. 1992. The use of the semen analysis in predicting fertility outcome. Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol, 32, 154-157. (ISI-Cited Publication)

AREAS OF RESEARCH
(Project title), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Source), (Level).

Medical Disease in Pregnancy - Focus on Gestational Diabetes: Etiology, diagnosis, management, outcome and prognosis, Principal Investigator(PI), 2013-2016, High Impact Research (HIR)

The role of quantitative dynamic contrats enhnaced MRI to evaluate symptomatic uterine fibroids and adenomyosis, Co-Investigator, 2012-2013, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), National

The Effect of Structured Physical Exercise to Fat Composition and Hormonal Profile in Women with Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS), Co-Investigator, 2012-2013, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), National

Association of Serum Bisphenol A (BPA) Concentration with Gynaecological Disorder in Reproductive Age Women, Co-Investigator, 2011-2011, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), National

Single blinded randomised placebo-controlled trial: To evaluate the efficacy of intraperitoneal ropivacaine in decreasing postoperative pain after laparoscopic tubal sterilization, Coordinator, 2009-2010, NONE

Gestational Trophoblastic Diseases, Coordinator, 2008, 

Recurrent abortions, Coordinator, 2008, 

Coitus in pregnancy, Co-Investigator, 2008-2011, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), National

Promethazine vs. metoclopramide for hyperemesis, Co-Investigator, 2008-2010, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), National

Pre Eclampsia, Co-Investigator, 2008, 

Uterine Fibroid Embolisation, Co-Investigator, 2008, 

Single dose 17 alpha-hydroxyprogesterone caproate in preterm labour: A randomised trial, Co-Investigator, 2007-2009, Postgraduate Research Grant(PPP), National

Mosti 02-01-03: SF0224-Significance of oxidative stress in preeclampsia patients., Principal Investigator(PI), 2007-2009, MOSTI, National

IRPA 06-02-03-0129 (EA129). Thrombophilic mutations in preeclampsia patients., Principal Investigator(PI), 2002-2004, IRPA , National

AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS
(Name of Award), (Awarding Institution), (Year Awarded), (Level).

Journal reviewer, Asia Pacific Journal of Public Health, 2014, (INTERNATIONAL)

Journal reviewer, BMC Pregnancy and childbirth, 2014, (INTERNATIONAL)

PRESENTATIONS
(Title), (Event), (Date Presented), (Organiser), (Level).
 
Invited Speaker

GDM and Exercise, Diabetes Asia 2015 Conference, 06 Aug 2015 to 09 Aug 2015, NADI, (International)

Diabetes and Pregnancy - Implication to mother and fetus, 5th National Diabetes Conference, 21 Jun 2014 to 21 Jun 2014, Diabetes malaysia, (National)

Implications of diagnosis of Overt Diabetes in Pregnancy, National diabetes institute, 26 Oct 2013 to 26 Oct 2013, National diabetes Institute, (National)
 
Oral

Association of sex-steroid hormone dysregulation with the over-expression of serum 35 kDa inter-alpha-trypsin inhibitor H4 fragment, 21st IUBMB and 12th FAOBMB International Congress of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 02 Aug 2009 to 07 Aug 2009, The Chinese Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, (International)

Serum two-dimensional electrophoretic profiles of patients with molar pregnancy, 32rd Annual Conference Malaysian Society Biochemical Molecular Biology, 2007, 05 Sep 2007 to 06 Sep 2007, (National)

Patients with different bone cancers demonstrated distinctive altered expression profiles of serum proteins., Cancer Proteomics 2009, 08 Jun 2009 to 11 Jun 2009, European Molecular Biology Organization, (International)

Vasorelaxant effect of genistein in the presence of soluble fms-like tyrosine kinase 1 (sFLT1) and vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF), The 17th International Student Congress of Medical Sciences (ISCOMS), 08 Jun 2013 to 08 Jun 2013, (International)

Profiling of O-glycosylated serum proteins of patients with cancer using the gel-based proteomics approach and lectin detection, International Symposium Glycoconjugate, 15 Jul 2007 to 20 Jul 2007, (International)

Lectin-based electrophoretic analysis of the expression of the 35 kDa inter-alpha-trypsin inhibitor heavy chain H4 fragment in sera of patients with five different malignancies, 17th Malaysian Society of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology Scientific Meeting, 23 Jun 2008 to 25 Jun 2008, Malaysian Society for Molecular Biology and Biotechnology (MSMBB) Council and Conference Organizing Committee, (International)

Over expression of the 35kDa ITIH4 fragment: Exclusive to sex-steroid hormone associated cancer?, 33rd Annual Conference Malaysian Society Biochemical Molecular Biology, 2008, 27 Aug 2008 to 28 Aug 2008, (National)

Lectin-generated serum O-glycosylated proteins in sera of patients with hydatidiform mole, 33rd FEBS Congress (Federation of European Biochemical Societies) & 11th IUBMB Conference (International Union of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology), 28 Jun 2008 to 03 Jul 2008, (International)
 
Poster

Endothelial Growth Factor (VEGF) in rat s aorta, Proceedings of The Physiological Society 19, 01 Jan 2010 to 03 Jan 2010, (International)

Development and validation of a food frequency questionnaire for a pregnant mother population in Malaysia, The 22nd Scientific Conference organised by Malaysian Society of Pharmacology and Physiology (MSPP), 05 Apr 2008 to 06 Apr 2008, University of Malaya, (National)

Genistein intake in a Malaysian population. Use of serum to validate a food frequency questionnaire in women, The 1st International Scientific Conference organized by Masterskill University College at Genting Highlands, 06 Nov 2009 to 08 Nov 2009, (International)

Genistein and the risk of preeclampsia: Results of a case-control study in Malaysia, The 3rd SGI International Summit 2009- Preeclampsia, 12 Nov 2009 to 14 Nov 2009, (International)

Vasorelaxant effect of genistein and vascular Endothelial Growth Factor (VEGF) in rat s aorta, The Main Meeting of the Physiological Society, 30 Jun 2010 to 02 Jul 2010, University of Manchester, United Kingdom, (University)

SUPERVISION

 
Post Graduate Level
(Name of Degree), (Name of Candidates), (Title of Thesis), (Academic Session)

Others

Masters Degree, Dr Aizura Syafinaz Adlan, Obstetriks & Ginekologi

Masters Degree, Dr Liza Ling Ping, Obstetriks & Ginekologi

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Mr Thiruchelvam A/L S Ayadurai, Prevalence of Thrombophilia Markers In Malaysian Women

Masters Degree, Puan Noor Azlina Maad, Kesihatan Awam

Masters Degree, Dr Ong Siew Kok, Obstetriks & Ginekologi

Completed

Masters Degree, Cik Siti Hajar Othman, : Effect Of Moderate Exercise On Low Backpain In Pregnancy

EXPERT LINKAGES
(Linkages Description), (Organisation), (Year of Involvement), (Duration), (Level).

1.External assessor for academic promotion Aga Khan University, Pakistan., Aga Khan University, Pakistan, 2014, 12, (International)

EVALUATION ACTIVITIES
(Description), (Evaluation Activity),(Year).

"Knowledge, attitude and practice rigarding Pap smear among women living in Bojnourd, North Eastern of Iran" for the Asia-Pacific Journal of Public Health., Article In Journal ,  (2014)

External Examiner MBBS IIUM, ,  (2014)

Final MBBS UITM, ,  (2014)

Early nasogastric tube feeding in optimising treatment for hyperemesis gravidarum: the MOTHER randomised controlled trial (Maternal and Offspring outcomes after Treatment of HyperEmesis by Refeeding), Article In Journal ,  (2014)

External examiner of the thesis entitled "Impact of occupation on semen quality in men seeking treatment in IIUM Fertility clinic by Dr sharmila Saraswathy a/p Shanmugam, Thesis ,  (2014-2014)

External assessor for academic promotion Aga Khan University, Pakistan., ,  (2014)

Re: Zhongwei Huang, Nan Li, Xian Zhang, xiaoyu Wang and Lufen Gao Reproductive Outcomes following Caesarean Scar Pregnancy a single center experience and review BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, Article In Journal ,  (2015)

MS: 1622150074135362 Early nasogastric tube feeding in optimising treatment for hyperemesis gravidarum: the MOTHER randomised controlled trial (Maternal and Offspring outcomes after Treatment of HyperEmesis by Refeeding) Jornal :BMC Pregnancy and chilbirth, Article In Journal ,  (2015)

Genital infections and risk of premature rupture of membranes in Mulago Hospital, Uganda: a case control study. Journal: BMC Research Notes, Article In Journal ,  (2015)

CONTRIBUTION TO SOCIETY
(Contribution To Society), (Level), (Start Date), (End Date).

Secretary of Council Obstetrics and Gynaecology Chapter -Academy of Medicine Malaysia, (National), 01-Oct-13 until 01-Oct-15

Committe member for National Specialist Register, Malaysia , (National), 01-Feb-11 until 31-Dec-13

Member of Medical Advisory Committee, UMMC, (University), 01-Nov-11 until 31-Dec-14

Committee memmber for National Specialist Register, (National), 01-Jan-15 until 31-Dec-15

Member of Medical Advisory Committee UMMC, (University), 01-Jan-15 until 31-Dec-15