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CURRICULUM VITAE
PERSONAL DETAILS

Name
  Dr. Muhammad Muhsin Bin Ahmad Zahari
Designation
  Medical Lecturer
Department
  Department of Psychological Medicine
Faculty
  Faculty of Medicine
Tel. No. (Office)
  03-79492068
Fax No.
  03-79556477
E-mail Address
  maz721@um.edu.my
ResearcherID Link
  http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-5278-2010
Address(Office)
  Department of Psychological Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification), (Institution).
Master of Psychological Medicine, UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA (UM)
M.B., B.Ch, B.A.O, NATIONAL UNIVERSITY, IRELAND

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

YOUTH PSYCHIATRIC COUNCIL FOR THE WORLD PSYCHIATRIC ASSOCIATION, Exco Member, (International)

MALAYSIAN PSYCHIATRIC ASSOCIATION, Life Membership, (National)

Sleep Disorder Society of Malaysia, President, 2011, (National)

International Society of Addiction Medicine ISAM Conference 2013 Kuala Lumpur, Chairman, 2011, (International)

University of Yale, Department of Internal Medicine, Research Affiliate, 2009-2010, (International)

Early Career Psychiatrist Council Member, World Psychiatric Association, Member, 2009, (International)

Malaysian Psychiatric Association, Executive Committee Member, 2008-2010, (National)

MALAYSIAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION, Life Membership, 2008, (International)

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


Committee Member for e-Learning for Psychiatric Conjoint Board, University Malaya, 01-Jan-14

MBBS Examination Coordinator, Department Of Psychological Medicine, Faculty Of Medicine, 05-Dec-13

Chair for Block 3 (Substance Abuse and Musculoskeletal), UMMP (MBBS) Program, Department Of Psychological Medicine, Faculty Of Medicine, 01-Jul-13

Acting Head Of Department, University Malaya, 01-Mar-13

Acting Head Of Department, University Malaya, 12-Feb-13 - 19-Feb-13

Coordinator MSQH UMMC, Department Of Psychological Medicine, Faculty Of Medicine, 01-Jan-13

Acting Head Of Department, Department Of Psychological Medicine, Faculty Of Medicine, 24-Dec-12 - 24-Dec-12

Member for the PPUM's Violence Intervention Committee, University Malaya, 01-Jun-12

Department Quality Manager for MSQH, Department Of Psychological Medicine, Faculty Of Medicine, 01-Jun-12

Acting Head Of Department, Department Of Psychological Medicine, Faculty Of Medicine, 21-May-12 - 24-May-12

Coordinator for Mental Health Act 2001 at the Department, Department Of Psychological Medicine, Faculty Of Medicine, 01-Aug-11

Acting Head, Department Of Psychological Medicine, Faculty Of Medicine, 11-Sep-09 - 17-Sep-09

Acting Head of Department, Department Of Psychological Medicine, Faculty Of Medicine, 18-Apr-09 - 23-Apr-09

Deputy Head, University of Malaya Centre for Addiction Science (UMCAS), University Malaya, 01-Apr-09

Acting Head of Department, Department Of Psychological Medicine, Faculty Of Medicine, 23-Feb-09 - 25-Mar-09

Acting Head of Department, Department Of Psychological Medicine, Faculty Of Medicine, 27-Nov-08 - 30-Nov-08

Acting Head of Department, Department Of Psychological Medicine, Faculty Of Medicine, 19-Nov-08 - 26-Nov-08

Member of the UMMC's Medical Advisory Committee Meeting, 27-Jun-08

Member of the UMMC's Ethics Committee Meeting, 25-Jun-08

Committee member for the Smoking Cessation Programme, University Malaya, 01-May-08

Chairman of the Medical Board, UMMC, 07-Apr-08

Acting Head of Department, Department Of Psychological Medicine, Faculty Of Medicine, 28-Mar-08 - 04-Mar-08

Coordinator for the Violence Intervention Programme, Department Of Psychological Medicine, Faculty Of Medicine, 01-Jan-08

Committee Member for the Module on Personnel and Professional Development, Faculty Of Medicine Dean's Office, Faculty Of Medicine, 01-Jul-07

Member of the UMMC's Ethics Committee Meeting, 18-Oct-06

Member of the UMMC's Ethics Committee Meeting, 09-Jun-06

Scientific Committee for the Behaviour in Organisation Project, Department Of Psychological Medicine, Faculty Of Medicine, 01-May-06

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area).

General Psychiatry

Forensic Psychiatry (criminal behaviour, mental health law)

Community And Rehabilitation Psychiatry (Community Psychiatry, Rehabilitation Psychiatry)

RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
(Publication).
 
Chapter In Book
 
2011

Muhammad Muhsin Ahmad Zahari. 2011. Drug Policy in Malaysia: What is its direction?. In Rusdi Abdul Rashid, Seyed Amir Jazaeri, Mohamad Hussain Habil. Perspectives of Addiction Medicine in Malaysia. pg. 37-41. University of Malaya Center for Addiction Sciences 
my book chapter_00011.pdf
 
Article In Academic Journals
 
2013

Jeffrey A Wickersham,Ruthanne Marcus,Adeeba Kamarulzaman,Muhammad Muhsin Zahari & Frederick L Altice.2013. Implementing methadone maintenance treatment in prisons in Malaysia. Bulletin World Health Organization,91:124 129 (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2012

Clinical and Developmental Characteristics of Sex Offenders in Malaysian Prisons Aili HH, Manveen KS, SK Pillai, M Muhsin, W Salwina (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

Ahmad Zahari, Muhammad Muhsin; Kamarulzaman, Adeeba; Altice, Frederick.2012. Challenges in delivering effective mental health service to people with HIV infection in custodial setting. Malaysian Journal of Public Health Medicine. Vol. 12 (Supplementary 1) (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

Jeffrey A. Wickersham, Muhammad Muhsin Zahari, Marwan M. Azar, Adeeba Kamarulzaman, Frederick Altice. 2012. Methadone Dose at the Time of Release from Prison Significantly Influences Retention in Care: Implications of a Pilot Study of HIV-Infected Prisoners Transitioning to the Community in Malaysia. Bulletin of the World Health Organization. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Hashim, Aili Hanim; Ahmad Adlan, Aida; Ahmad Zahari, M Muhsin; Sachdev, Manveen Kaur; W Ismail, W Salwina; Pillai, Subash. 2012.Prevalence of psychiatric disorders in Juvenile Detainees in Malaysian Prisons. Asia-Pacific Psychiatry. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Aili, Manveen, Pillai, M Muhsin, W Salwina. 2012. Clinical and Developmental Characteristics of Sex Offenders in Malaysian Prisons. Malaysian Journal of Psychiatry. MJP-02-05-12. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)
 
2011

Michael M. Copenhaver, Noor Tunku,Ifeoma Ezeabogu,Jessica Potrepka,Muhammad Muhsin A. Zahari,Adeeba Kamarulzaman, Frederick L. Altice. 2011. Adapting an Evidence-Based Intervention Targeting HIV- Infected Prisoners in Malaysia. AIDS Research and Treatment. Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 131045 (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)
publication AIDS research and treatment.pdf
 
2010

Muhammad Muhsin Zahari, Wong Hwan Bae, Nor Zuraida Zainal, Hussain Habil, Adeeba Kamarulzaman, Frederick L. Altice.2010. Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Co-Morbidity Among HIV Seropositive and HIV Seronegative Prisoners in Malaysia. The American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse. 36: 31-38, 2010 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Dr. Huberta Peters, Dr. Rusdi Abd Rashid, Associate Prof. Ahmad Hatim Sulaiman, Dr. Muhammad Muhsin Ahmad Zahari, Dr. Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin, , Associate Prof. Noorzurani Robson, , Dr. Mas Ayu Said, Dr. Aida Ahmad Adlan, Dr. Aisah Abdul Rahim, Dr. Hazli Zakaria, Prof. Rahimah Abdul Kadir, Prof. Mohammad Hussain Habil. 2010. Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorders (ADHD)and substance use disorders: Overlap, coincidence or fate? International Journal of Addiction Sciences. Early Online. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

Prof. Mohammad Hussain Habil*, Dr. Rusdi Abd Rashid*, Associate Prof. Ahmad Hatim Sulaiman*, Dr. Huberta Peters*, Dr. Muhammad Muhsin Ahmad Zahari*, Dr. Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin*, Dr Hazli Zakaria* , Associate Prof. Noorzurani Robson*, Dr Mas Ayu Said*, Dr Aida Ahmad Adham*, Dr. Aisah Abdul Rahim*, Prof. Rahimah Abdul Kadir*. Substance Abuse and Violent Behaviour. International Journal of Addiction Sciences. 2010 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

Jazaeri Seyed Amir, Habil Hussain Bin, Rashid Rusdi,  Siddiq Amer, Zahari Muhammad Muhsin, Peters Huberta. 2010. Islamic treatment/approach to drug addiction treatment in Malaysia. Asian Journal of Development Matters Vol. 4(2) 
 
2009

Noor Zurani Md Haris Robson, Rusdi Abdul Rashid, Muhammad Muhsin Ahmad Zahari, Mohammad Hussain Habil. 2009. Varenicline - A New Pharmacotherapy For Smoking Cessation: Implication For Smokers With Mental Health Problems. Asean Journal of Psychiatry. Vol.10, No.2 July - Dec 2009 (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)
 
2008

Noor Zurani MHR, Hussain H, Rusdi AR, Muhammad Muhsin AZ. 2008. Heroin Addiction: The past and future. Malaysia Journal of Psychiatry. In press. (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)

Muhammad Muhsin Ahmad Zahari, Nor Zuraida Zainal, Rabaiah Mohd Salleh. The association between substance use and criminal offences in patients referred by courts to forensic mental health service in Malaysia. Journal of Czech and Slovak Psychiatry. Vol 104: 1399 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

Rusdi AR, Noor Zuraini, Muhammad Muhsin Ahmad Zahari, Mohamad Hussain Habil. 2008. A Fifty-year Challenge in Managing Drug Addiction in Malaysia. Journal of the University of Malaya Medical Centre (JUMMEC). Vol 11(1): 3-6 (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)
 
2007

Muhammad Muhsin Ahmad Zahari, Nor Zuraida Zainal, Mohamed Hatta Shaharom, 2007. A comparison between prisoners living with and without HIV infection in Malaysia. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. 41(1): A297-A298 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Muhammad Muhsin Ahmad Zahari, Cherrie Galletly, Kenneth O'Brien, 2007. Psychiatric and psychosocial factors in criminal recidivism among women prisoners in Peninsular Malaysia. A literature review. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. 41 (1): A360 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Muhammad Muhsin Ahmad Zahari, Cherrie Galletly, kenneth O'Brien, Paul Mullen, 2007. Cultural and psychiatric factors associated with criminal behaviour among women prisoners in Malaysia: A literature review. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. 41(1): A328 (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2005

Muhammad Muhsin Ahmad Zahari.2005. High risk fatal suicide attempts with SSRIs as compared wtih TCAs. British Medical Journal: 53-70. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Gill JS, Jambunathan ST, Muhsin M, Abdul Rashid R "ANTICHOLINERGIC EXACERBATION OF PSYCHOTIC SYMPTOMS: A CASE REPORT", 2005, JUMMEC, Vol. 8, pg. 61-61 (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)
 
Proceeding
 
2009

Muhammad Muhsin Ahmad Zahari, Nor Zuraida Zainal, Rabaiah Mohd Salleh. The Association Between Psychiatric Disorders and Criminal Offences among patients admitted to Forensic Mental Health Service in Malaysia. The 1st Asian Workshop on Schizophrenia Research. pg 167. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)
 
List Of Written Works That Have Not Been Published
 
2011

Aida Syarinaz & Muhammad Muhsin. Psychiatric morbidity among detained juvenile offenders in prisons across Peninsular Malaysia. Dissertation Master. 

Aili Hashim, Muhammad Muhsin, Wan Salwina. 2011. Sex Offenders, Risk Assessment and Management, Approaches to Working with Offenders. Research Manuscript. 
 
Others
 
2008

Hussain H and Muhsin AZ. Training for Future Psychiatrists: Postgraduate Training in Psychiatry in Malaysia. A Viewpoint from Malaysia. Regular Symposia. The 11th Congress of the Asean Federation for Psychiatry and Mental Health, Thailand. 2008 

Chee YK, Muhsin AZ, CG Lim CG, Mok YM, Promma T, Satthapisit S. Young Psychiatrist Careers South East Asia. Young Psychiatrists Symposium. World Congress of Psychiatry, Czech Republic. 2008. 

Muhsin AZ and Hussain H. Managing Suicidal Patient: A Malaysian Experience. Regular Symposia. World Psychiatric Congress, Czech Republic. 2008 

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

Outcome of aripiprozole versus repiridone among ATS users in Cure & Care Centre, Co-Researcher, 24/06/2013, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG) - HTM (Wellness), 23/06/2014

A study to investigate the individual characteristics of service users who are suitable for computerized treatment of alcohol and drug addiction, and the optimal mode of delivery: individual versus computer assisted therapy, Principal Investigator(PI), 24/06/2013, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG) - HTM (Wellness), 23/06/2014

Identification, prevention and intervention: a review of policies - focused strategies to reduce problematic alcohol consumption by college and university students, Co-Researcher, 24/06/2013, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG) - HTM (Wellness), 23/06/2014

Efficacy and safety of agomelatine for 12 weeks in non-depressed out-patients with Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Co-Investigator, 2012-2016, PRIVATE, International

Alcohol use and psychosocial correlates among ethnic groups in Sabah, Malaysia - Validation study of the ASSIST-BI in Bahasa Malaysia, Principal Investigator(PI), 2012-2015, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), National

Outcomes of Methadone Maintenance Therapy versus Buphrenorphine-Naloxone combination therapy among opiate dependent patients receiving ART in UMMC and Hospital Sungai Buloh, Co-Investigator, 2011-2014, Private, National

Acupunture as adjunct treatment to alcohol dependence, Co-Investigator, 2011-2015, HIR

Methadone Maintenance Therapy and Anti Antiretroviral Therapy for soon to be released HIV-positive Prisoners, Principal Investigator(PI), 2010-2011, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), National

INTERVENTION OF HIV, DRUG AND THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM IN MALAYSIA (PROJECT HARAPAN), Principal Investigator(PI), 01/11/2009, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), 31/10/2014

METHADONE MAINTENANCE THERAPY AND ACTI ANTIRETROVIRAL THERAPY FOR SOON TO BE RELEASED HIV-POSITIVE PRISONERS, Principal Investigator(PI), 01/04/2009, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), 31/03/2011

Prevalence of Psychiatric Disorder Among Juvenile Offenders2316500, Co-Investigator, 2008-2009, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), National

Sex Offenders, Risk Assessment and Management, Approaches to Working with Offenders, Co-Investigator, 2008-2011, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), National

Familial hereditary study of bipolar spectrum disorder (BSD), Co-Investigator, 2008-2008, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), National

The understanding of Genetic Risk and the Acceptance of Genetic Counselling Services Among Patients and Their Families with Mental Illness, Co-Investigator, 2008-Present, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), National

Smoking Cessation Project among inpatient at the University Malaya Medical Centre, Co-Investigator, 2008-Present, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), Hospital

Suicide Profiles in Perak, Selangor and Penang, Co-Investigator, 2008-2008, Ministry of Health, Malaysia, National

Profiles of Social and Psychiatric factors among women prisoners in Malaysia, Principal Investigator(PI), 2008-2008, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), National

Alcohol use and psychosocial correlates among aborigines in Central Malaysia, Co-Investigator, 2008-Present, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), National

Intervention of HIV, Drug Use and the Criminal Justice system in Malaysia, Co-Investigator, 2008-2015, National Institute of Health, NIH US, International

Evaluation of The Safety and Efficacy of RGH-188 in The Acute Exacerbation of Schizophrenia, Co-Investigator, 2008-Present, Industrial sponsopred, International

A retrospective study of criminal offences and substance use in patients admitted to psychiatric hospital, Co-Investigator, 2005-2005, 

Randomised study of Ziprasidone vs Olanzapine (ZODIAC study), Co-Investigator, 2005-2005, -, International

Prevalence of Psychiatric Morbidity among HIV positive prisoners in Malaysia, Principal Investigator(PI), 2004-2005, self financing, National

The association between substance use and criminal offences in patients referred by courts to forensic mental health service in Malaysia, Principal Investigator(PI), 2004-2005, self financing, Hospital

An open labelled trial of Sodium Valproate vs Lithium (VALID study), Industry initiated research, 2004-2004, -, International

CONSULTATION PROJECT/CONSULTANCY
(Project title), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Organisation).

Review of National Mental Health Policy on 19-21 June 2012, Clinical Consultant, 2012-2012, Ministry of Health, Malaysia

International Red Cross (ICRC) consultation on Healthcare for adolescent in custodial setting, 2012-2012, International Committee for Red Cross

Meeting on Finalising National Mental Health Policy review, Consultant, 2012-2012, Ministry of Health

Meeting on the Sleep Disorders among Malaysian Commercial Drivers by Road and Traffic Department, Consultant, 2012-2012, Department of Road and Traffic, Malaysia

Course on managing psychiatric patients in the prisons 27-29 february 2012, Clinical Consultant, 2012-2012, Department of Prison, Malaysia

Review of Standard Operating Procedure for Prisoners with risk of suicide, Clinical Consultant, 2012-2012, Department of Prison, Malaysia

Module on handling stress at work, 2012-2012, Disease Control Division, Ministry of Health

Training for methadone service at the Ministry of Health, Malaysia for Federal Territory., Consultant, 2009-2009, Health Clinic, Federal Territory

Prison-Community Link Project on Harm Reduction (PICOL-HR), Project Coordinator, 2009-2013, Center of Excellence Research in AIDS (CeRIA), University of Malaya Center for Addiction Science (UMCAS), Yale University School of Medicine, and Prison Department, Malaysia

Malaysian Neuroscience Initiative, Resource Person, 2009-2009, Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation

Methadone Maintenance Therapy National Anti-Drug Agency, Consultant, 2008-2009, National Anti-Drug Agency, Malaysia

Surveillanc for the National Methadone Programme in the Prisons, Consultant, 2008-2009, Department Of Prison, Malaysia

Preparation of the Child Protection Training Module Package (Working with Sex Offenders), Resource Person, 2007-2008, Social Welfare Department, Malaysia

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

Invited Lecturer, University Sains Islam Malaysia USIM, 2012, (UNIVERSITY)

Fellowship in Psychiatric Rehabilitation and Community, Korea, WHO Collaborating Center, Korea, 2008

Grants from the Open Medical Institute, Open Society Institute, 2008

Fellowship in Young Psychiatry, World Psychiatric Association (WPA), 2008

Excellence Service Award 2007, University of Malaya, 2007, (UNIVERSITY)

Endeavour International Postgraduate Research Scholarship (EIPRS), Government of Australia, 2007, (INTERNATIONAL)

PRESENTATIONS
(Title), (Event), (Date Presented), (Organiser), (Level).
 
Pleanary/Keynote Speaker

Aggressive Behaviour: What could trigger someone to act aggressively, Mental Health Conference, 18 May 2013, Nursing Professional Group Sdn Bhd, (National)

Management of Violence, 3rd Sarawak Mental Health Conference, 07 Aug 2009 to 08 Aug 2009, Hospital Kuching, (National)
 
Invited Seminar

Meeting the need of patients, AstraZeneca Neuroscience Conference, 27 Apr 2009 to 30 Apr 2009, Astra Zeneca, (International)
 
Invited Speaker

Guideline on Methadone Treatment, Methadone Workshop (Kursus Pengukuhan Program Rawatan Terapi Gantian Metadon), 10 Jun 2013, Department of Health, Federal Territory, (Others)

Sleep Hygiene and Impact on Safe Driving, 1st Seminar on Road Safety Management System, 25 Jun 2013, Malaysian Institute of Road Safety Research (MIROS), (National)

Mental Health in places of Detention in the Malaysian Context, Health in Detention Seminar for Prison Doctors, 20 Feb 2013 to 22 Feb 2013, International Red Cross; Department of Prison, (National)

Risk of Sleep Disorders Related injury, Sleep Study and Sleep Scoring Workshop HKL 2013, 13 Nov 2013 to 13 Nov 2013, Institute of Respiratory Medicine, Ministry of Health, (National)

Psychological impacts of social media, Understanding social Media: Friend or Foe, 28 Nov 2013, Department of Attorney General, (National)

Psychiatrist's couch - sharing personal experiences when dealing with media, Workshop for Media Skills Training at 17th Malaysian Conference on Psychological Medicine, 14 Jun 2012

Dealing with challenging individual, 6th Asian Society Against Dementia International Congress (ASAD), 15 Jun 2012 to 16 Jun 2012, (International)

Alcohol and criminal behaviour, Community Alcohol Intervention Program, 22 Sep 2012, State Health Department, Sabah, (Others)

How to deal with aggressive patients and relatives, 2nd Conjoint Scientific Meeting of the College of Physicians and College of Paediatrics, 02 Apr 2010 to 04 Apr 2010, Academy of Medicine of Malaysia, (National)

i)Comorbidity in patients with substance abuse, ii)Managing violent patients, The National Anti Drug Agency (ADK) workshop for Addiction treatment, 28 Jun 2010 to 29 Jun 2010, University of Malaya Centre of Addiction Sciences (UMCAS), (National)

i) Diversion in the treatment of Addiciton; ii)Cardiology complication in the treatment of Addiction, Jiwa Baru Conference for Addiction, 11 Jun 2010 to 13 Jun 2010, Addiction Medicine Association Malaysia (AMAM), (National)

Counselling modalities and relapse prevention in managing drug addicts, Methadone Seminar for Anti Drug Agency, Police and Prison, 08 Feb 2009, University Malaya Medical Center

Violence Intervention and Management. Pfizer Psychiatry Workshop, Pfizer Psychiatry Workshop, 16 May 2009 to 17 May 2009, Pfizer, (National)

Managing psychiatric emergency, Workshop for managing psychiatric cases at district level, 27 Mar 2009, Malaysian Psychiatric Association

How to deal with aggressive patients and relatives, 1st conjoint scientific meeting of the College of Physicians, Academy of Medicine of Malaysia, 02 May 2009 to 03 May 2009, Academy of Medicine, Malaysia, (National)

Update in Genetic Counselling, National Conference on Counselling, 03 Nov 2009 to 05 Nov 2009, University Pendidikan Sultan Idris, (National)

The Association Between Psychiatric Disorders and Criminal Offences among patients admitted to Forensic Mental Health Service in Malaysia, The 1st Asian Workshop on Schizophrenia Research, Japan, 01 Feb 2009, Japanese Association of Schizophrenia Research

Panel in a forum on issues related to sodomy, International Convention of Forensic Medicine and Science 2008, 08 Nov 2008, Forensic Unit, UKM Medical Centre, (International)

Young Psychiatrist Careers South East Asia, Young Psychiatrists Symposium, 20 Sep 2008 to 25 Sep 2008, World Psychiatric Association, (International)

Hazard Psychology, Seminar on Risk and Hazard Prevention, 26 Mar 2008, National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), (National)

(Prevention and Treatment of Mental Illness) Kaedah Pencegahan dan Rawatan Kesihatan Mental, A Course on Counselling in the Community, 29 Apr 2008, Ministry of Education, Malaysia, (National)

(Detection and Managing Mental Health issues) Mengesan dan Mengurus isu-isu Kesihatan Mental, A Course on Counselling in the Community, 29 Apr 2008, Ministry of Education, Malaysia, (National)

Stress and Violence at Work: Coping with the Inevitables, Seminar Healthy Body and Mind, 29 May 2008, National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health(NIOSH), (National)

Mental Disorder and Mental Illness, Seminar Healthy Body and Mind, 29 May 2008, National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), (National)

Evaluation of the future risk of violence, Violence Intervention Program Workshop, 21 Jun 2008, University Malaya Medical Centre, (National)

Pharmacological approach and update in managing violence, Violence Intervention Program Workshop, 21 Jun 2008, University Malaya Medical Centre, (National)

Pengurusan Tekanan dan Keganasan di Tempat Kerja (Stress Management and Violence at Workplace), Seminar on Women Safety and Health at Workplace, 07 Jul 2008, Department of Occupational Safety and Health, Malaysia, (National)

Managing violence in Bipolar Disorder, 1st National Mood and Sleep Disorders Conference. Kuala Lumpur, 15 Aug 2008 to 16 Aug 2008, (National)

Managing Suicidal Patient: A Malaysian Experience, World Psychiatric Congress, Czech Republic. 2008, 20 Sep 2008 to 25 Sep 2008, World Psychiatric Association, (International)

Does Malaysia Need More Hospital Beds for Mentally ill or Should it expand Community-based care?, 7th Perak Mental Health Convention, 11 Oct 2008 to 11 Oct 2008, (National)

Managing Stress at Workplace, Workshop on Managing Stress, 16 Aug 2006, Human Resource Division, UMMC, (University)

Latest management on schizophrenia, Schizophrenia Awareness Day, 14 Aug 2006, National Mental Health Foundation, (National)

Treating Major Depression in the Primary Care setting, Primary care workshop on Depression, 29 Oct 2006, (National)

Psychiatric education, Psychoeducation Program for staff nurse, 16 Jan 2006, UMMC, (Others)

Psychiatric illness in the community, Mental Health Forum, 15 Jun 2005, Co-operative College, Malaysia, (Others)

Managing Stress at work, Managing Stress at Workplace, 24 May 2005, Petronas Carigali Sdn Bhd, (National)
 
Oral

A comparison between prisoners living with and without HIV infection in Malaysia, World Psychiatric Association (WPA) International Congress, 29 Nov 2007 to 01 Dec 2007, WPA, (International)

Sociodemographic profiles of those detained at the HBUK (a mental hospital) under the Criminal Procedure Code 342, 5th Perak Mental Health Conference, Ipoh, 30 Sep 2004 to 02 Oct 2004, (National)
 
Poster

A Case of Auto-Cannabalism in a Teaching Hospital in Malaysia. Nazariah Aiza H, Amer Siddiq AN, Muhammad Muhsin AZ, Habil H, The 11th Johor Mental Health Convention, 16 Jul 2009 to 17 Jul 2009, Hospital Permai Johor Bahru, (National)

Nicotine Addiction Research & Collaborating Centre (NARCC): An Introduction., The 11th Johor Mental Health Convention, 16 Jul 2009 to 17 Jul 2009, Hospital Permai Johor, (National)

The association between substance use and criminal offences in patients referred by courts to forensic mental health service in Malaysia, XIV World Congress of Psychiatry, 20 Sep 2008 to 25 Sep 2008, World Psychiatric Association, (International)
 
Presenter

Case Presentation on Affective Disorder, Workshop on Affective Disorder, 15 Jul 2006, University Malaya Medical Centre, (University)
 
Others

ISAM conference, 15th International Society of Addiction Medicine (ISAM) 2013, 20 Nov 2013 to 23 Nov 2013, University of Malaya, University of Malaya Centre for Addiction Sciences (UMCAS), (International)

Violence Intervention Program, Overview of the management of violence, Johore Mental Health Conference, 01 Jun 2010 to 01 Jun 2010, Patient Welfare Organisaion, Hospital Permai, Johore, (National)

Risk Assessment and Pharmacological Intervention for Violence, Violence Intervention Programme, 30 Oct 2009, Hospital Pulau Pinang; Violence Intervention Committee, PPUM; Eli Lilly, (Others)

Risk Assessment for Violent Behaviour, Violent Intervention Program, 15 Aug 2009, UMMC and Pfizer, (National)

SUPERVISION

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

Others

Masters Degree, Aida Syarinaz Ahmad Adlan, Perubatan Psikologi

Completed

Masters Degree, Suhana Binti Muhamud @ Kayat, Course supervisor, 2008/2009

Ongoing

Masters Degree, Arina Baharin, The role of past self-harm behaviours in predicting Borderline Personality Disorder among adult prisoners, 2012/2013

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

Scientific Committee, Malaysia Harm Reduction Research Consortium, 2010, 12, (National)

EXPERT/TECHNICAL CONTRIBUTIONS
(Activity), (Organisation), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Level).

Workshop on the Education on Harm Reduction for HIV/AIDS in the prison, Department of Prison, Malaysia, Resource Person, 2006-2006, (National)

National Task Force on Harm Reduction Meeting. November 7th, 2006, Ministry of Health, Malaysia, Member, 2006-2006, (National)

Review of the National Curriculum on Postgraduate Education in Psychiatry, National Conjoint Board in Psychiatry, Contributor, 2008-Present, (National)

Reviewing and updating the Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) on the Methadone Substitution Therapy for Prison, Department of Prison, Malaysia, Expert Advisor, 2008-Present, (National)

Preparation committee for the regulation of the Mental Health Act 2001, Ministry of Health, malaysia, Committee Member, 2008-Present, (National)

Advisory Board Meeting for the National Mental Health Registry. June 19th, 2008, Ministry of Health, Malaysia, Representing University of Malaya, 2008-2008, (National)

National Curriculum on Postgraduate Education in Psychiatry, National Conjoint Board for Psychiatry Postgraduate Training, Scientific Committee, 2008-Present, (National)

Child Protection Training Module, Department of Social Welfare, Malaysia, Committee Member, 2008-2008, (National)

National Suicide Registry, Ministry of Health, Malaysia, Technical Committee, 2008-Present, (National)

National Suicide Registry: Preliminary Report on July-December 2007, Ministry of Health, Malaysia, Editorial Board, 2008-2008, (National)

National Harm Reduction Up-Scaling Workshop, February 9-13th, 2009, World Health Organisation and Ministry of Health, Malaysia, Resource Person, 2009-2009, (National)

Methadone Maintenance Therapy for Prison Officer, December 10th, 2009, Department of Prison, Malaysia, Trainer, 2009-2009, (National)

Seminar on Pharmacotherapy Treatment and Psychoscial Care and Support in Drug Dependence, November 23-24th, 2009, Penang Hospital, Trainer, 2009-2009, ()

Workshop on the Update of Addiction Sciences, December 20th, 2009, University of Malaya Centre for Addiction Sciences (UMCAS), Resource Person, 2009-2009, (National)

Workshop on Challenges and Best Practices in Healthcare in Custodial Settings, International Committe of the Red Cross (ICRC); Malaysian AIDS Council (MAC); Centre of Excellence Research in AIDS (CERiA), Resource Person, 2009-2009, (National)

Working Meeting of the UMMC Strategy 2010 - 2015, University Malaya Medical Centre, Resource Person, 2010-Present, (University)

Training Workshop for Methadone Substitution Therapy in Prison, 29th March-2nd April, 2010, Department of Prison and Ministry of Health, Malaysia, Resource Person, 2010-2010, (National)

TEACHING
(Course Title), (Academic Session), (No of Student), (No of Contact Hours).


Post Graduate

Forensic Psychiatry, 2008/2009, 25, 25

Forensic Psychiatry, 2007/2008, 25, 25

Forensic Psychiatry, 2006/2007(1,2,3), 25, 25

Social psychiatry, 2006/2007, 25, 2

First Degree

Tortures and role of doctor in war, 2008/2009, 150, 2

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

Interview with The Star on the necessity to provide emotional support for staff handling MH370, the missing aeroplane, (National), 23-Mar-14

Interview with The Star on educating public on sleep disorders, (National), 22-Mar-14

News coverage on the need of sleep test for bus drivers to reduce risk, (National), 22-Mar-14

Interview with The Sun Daily on the importance of Sleep Health, (National), 21-Mar-14

Interview with Sinar Harian and Sin Chew Jit Poh on the national unity in grief with regard to MH370,the missing aeroplane, (National), 20-Mar-14

Interview with the New Straits Times and Sin Chew Jit Poh, national newspapers and Astro Awani on the psychological part of spreading speculation on the fate of MH370, the missing aeroplane, (National), 15-Mar-14

Interview with news portal, The Rakyat Post on growing concerns on internet addiction, (National), 22-Feb-14

Interview with Kosmo, a national newspaper on the psychology of spreading disgusting/horrific picture in the internet, (National), 14-Feb-14

Interview with Bernama, the national news agency on the necessity of psychological skills among teachers, (National), 12-Feb-14

Interview in intimate interpersonal violence among adolescent for a magazine (REMAJA)for April 2013 edition, (National), 03-Mar-13

Interview for TV Broadcast Astro Awani on Electronic Cigarrette, (National), 22-Feb-13

Interview with TV Station, TV Hijrah on phenomena of group violence worldwide, (National), 20-Feb-13

Live TV telecast on NTV7 breakfast show, topic "Missing Children Emergency", (National), 05-Feb-13

As an invited panel on discussing "Laughing" at Malaysia Hari Ini "Malaysia Today" in TV3, (National), 04-Feb-13

Live interview in Malaysia Hari Ini "Malaysia Today" on Children Safety Issues, (National), 29-Jan-13

Invitation as guest in NTV7 Breakfast Show on Bullying phenomena, (National), 18-Dec-12

Newspaper,The Star interview on Workplace Bullying, (National), 10-Dec-12

Guest in TV 2 Morning Show "Hello On 2" on handling Grief, (National), 24-Oct-12

Interview in NTV7 in talkshow on Sleep Problems and Women, (National), 10-Jun-12

Live interview in morning talk show on TV3, a national television telecast on psychological aspects of attachment, (National), 07-May-12

Interview with national news agency, Bernama Radio24 on Football Hooliganism from psychological point of view, (National), 25-Apr-12

Article in The Star newspaper on Clinical Trials in Malaysia, (National), 22-Apr-12

Interview with Radio IKIM program on Motor Vehicle Accident and Sleep Disorders, (National), 10-Mar-12

Interview with National Broadcast, Astro Awani on the topic of Mental Health among people in moving towards developed country, (National), 13-Jan-12

National television broadcast TV3 interview on Psychological issues in Obesity, (National), 24-Nov-11

Interview for national TV3 program on the psychological impacts of illegal broadcasting of immoral photos over the internet, (National), 11-Oct-11

Interview with national Television, TV3 for 360 program on the mystical roads and its psychological aspects related to motor vehicle accidents, (National), 07-Jun-11

Panelist in the TV3 programme, Wanita Hari Ini (Women Today) on the topic of Domestic Violence, (National), 02-Jun-11

Discussion on Acid Throwing phenomenon as weapon in programme "Hello Malaysia" by Bernama TV, (National), 28-May-11

Panel member for Seminar on Crime Prevention organised by Ministry of Women, Family and Community Development, (National), 10-May-11

Astro Awani interview on psychological impact in education for emphasising skill development vs academic, (National), 23-Apr-11

Astro Awani (National Telecast) interview on Suicide, (National), 20-Apr-11

Interview in RTM (National Telecast) on the issue of Split Personality, (National), 14-Apr-11

Newspaper article publication, Mingguan Malaysia on Personality Disorder, (National), 10-Apr-11

Commented on Child Mental Health for Buletin Utama (National News Programme), TV3, (National), 20-Jan-11

Guest for programme "360" in TV3 with the issue of "Graffiti", (National), 12-Jan-11

Gangguan Mental ("Mental Disturbances") - Astro Awani Television interview, (National), 03-Dec-10

Interview session on Schizophrenia and Legal Issues - Malaysia Hari Ini (Malaysian Today Program) in TV3 (Telecast Nationwide), (National), 20-Oct-10 until 20-Oct-10

Live interview on the topic of \"Amok\" in the Malaysia Hari Ini (Malaysian Today), TV3, (National), 18-Aug-10

Live interview in Helo Malaysia, Bernama TV - Gangguan Emosi di kalangan remaja (Emotional disturbances among adolescents), (National), 23-Jul-10

Newspaper interview on Bipolar Affective Disorder,"Pulihkan segera penghidap kecelaruan dwipolar" - Utusan Malaysia, nationwide newspaper, (National), 15-Apr-10

Panel discussion in Astro Awani Programme 'Perspektif Kita' on the topic of Academic Excellence, (Country), 27-Mar-10

Panel discussion in TV1 programme on the topic of Postpartum mental illness, (National), 18-Mar-10

Newspaper interview entitled 'What's your poison?' on the issues of sexual addiction. Published in a nationwide distributed newspaper, New Straits Times., (National), 21-Feb-10

Live telecast discussion on the issues of "Psychological reaction on dysfigured face following traumatic experience' in the slot of Women Today ('Wanita Hari Ini'), TV3 , (Country), 16-Feb-10

Live telecast discussion on the issues of 'Signs and Symptoms of Mental Health Problems' in the slot of Malaysia Today ('Malaysia Hari Ini'), TV3 , (National), 28-Jan-10

Live telecast discussion on the issues of 'Transexual and Transgender' in the slot of Women Today ('Wanita Hari Ini'), TV3, (National), 26-Jan-10

Newspaper comments entitled on the issues of 'Hardcore smoker won't be scared on the bad image illustration outside cigarette box'(Perokok Tegar Tidak Gerun) for public education. Published in a nationwide distributed newspaper, Utusan Malaysia., (Country), 19-Jan-10

Newspaper article entitled 'Loss control' (Di Luar Kawalan) on mental illness and dangerous behaviour for public education. Published in a nationwide distributed newspaper, Mingguan Malaysia., (Country), 17-Jan-10

Live interview on the issue of 'Midlife Crisis' in TV3, Malaysia Today ('Malaysia Hari Ini'), (National), 05-Jan-10

Newspaper article in Berita Harian in Malay Language entitled, \"Midlife crisis in man\" (Krisis Lelaki Petengah Usia) (http://www.bharian.com.my/Current_News/BH/Sunday/Sihat/20091220085525/Article/index_html), (National), 20-Dec-09

Televised forum on the topic of Mental Health - Astro Awani - 25th July 2009, (Country), 31-Oct-09

Televised forum with Police, Prison and NGO on Juvenile Rehabilitation - Astro Awani, (National), 16-May-09

Televised interview on program 'Infopsychic', TV1 entitled Impulse Contorl disorder, (National), 15-Apr-09

Live interview on Stress Management - TV3, (National), 08-Apr-09

Pulic Education in televised program, \'Infopsychic\' entitle Impulsive Control Disorder, (National), 08-Apr-09

"Sleep Disorder: Do you have it?\", live telecast interview in NTV7, (National), 06-Apr-09

Live interview in Helo Malaysia, BERNAMA TV - Mental Health, (National), 01-Apr-09

Interview on the issue of suicide in national newspaper, Berita Minggu, (National), 29-Mar-09

Live interview in TV3 on the topic of Schizophrenia, (Country), 24-Feb-09

Incest - a live telecast discussion in Astro Awani, (National), 17-Feb-09

Sexual Fethism - a live telecast interview in Astro Awani, (Country), 28-Jan-09

Sexual Predators - Televised interview in Astro Awani, (Country), 08-Jan-09

"Puberty in boy". A live telecast interview in TV3, (Country), 05-Dec-08

Interactive session with audience on the topic of "Stress" - a live telecast interview in television program, RTM1, (Country), 18-Nov-08

Insomnia and sleeping disorder - a live telecast interview in Astro Awani, (Country), 28-Jul-08

Public Lecture on Stress, Outcome and Overcome'in a mosque in Kuala Lumpur , (Community), 23-Jul-08

Public Lecture on Bipolar Disorder and Regaining your balance'. Sunway Sport Club, Kuala Lumpur, (Community), 03-Jul-08

'Pesakit mental penyumbang utama kes bunuh diri'(Mental illness is the main contribution to suicide). A newspaper interview Sinar Harian, (Country), 23-Apr-08

Psychiatric Advisory Board Meeting. Malaysian Psychiatric Association, (Country), 17-Feb-08

"The mind of a killer" and "Can it happen in Malaysia" on assasination. Newspaper interview in The Star, (Country), 27-Jan-08

Member of the Council of the Young Psychiatric section of the World Psychiatric Association. 2007-2010, (International), 01-Aug-07

Committee member of the Malaysian Psychiatric Association. 2007-2010, (Country), 01-Mar-07

"Bisexuality". A live telecast interview in TV3, (Country), 12-Dec-06

Discussion on the issues of "Mat Rempit (Hoon Driver)" in Buletin Utama (TV3 news programme), (Country), 09-Oct-06

"Syabu dan belia ..... satu pendedahan" ((Metamphetamines and youth....... an exposure). A member in a panel discussion in live telecast, RTM1, (Country), 23-Aug-06

Organising committee at the National Level Campaign for Healthy Mind Month, 2006. Malaysia s Mental Health Foundation, (Country), 01-Aug-06

"Perubatan alternative dan moden dalam psikiatri" (Alternative and modern medicine in Psychiatry). An interview with monthly distribution magazine, Millenia Muslim (August, 2006 edition), (Country), 01-Aug-06

Scientific Committee for the Reversed Referral. Malaysian Psychiatric Association. 2006, (Country), 01-Jun-06

Organising committee at the National Level Campaign for Healthy Mind Month, 2006. Malaysia s Mental Health Foundation. , (Country), 01-Apr-06

"Positive thinking in civilised nation". A live telecast interview in a talk show, RTM2, (Country), 01-Aug-05