PERSONAL DETAIL


ASSOCIATE PROF. DR. AMER SIDDIQ BIN AMER NORDIN

Department of Psychological Medicine
Faculty of Medicine
 
  +603-79492068
  amersiddiq@um.edu.my
 Department of Psychological Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, W.Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
 
ResearcherID Link
  http://www.researcherid.com/rid/A-2211-2009

BIOGRAPHY


Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin is an Associate Professor, consultant psychiatrist and smoking cessation specialist from University Malaya. He is the coordinator of the Nicotine Addiction Research Group of UMCAS and is the primary investigator for the Grand Challenge Grant (GC004-15HTM) investigating gaps in upscaling existing smoking cessation services in Malaysia. The training that his team developed, is one of three pathways to be a certified smoking cessation provider. He is a technical and expert advisor to the Ministry of Health for policy documents including the Tobacco Control National Strategic Plan 2015-2020 document and mQuit Services project which is involved in strengthening the "O" of MPOWER. As part of his interest, he is involved with both local and international organization in tobacco control and cessation and is active in communicating his ideas on tobacco control in social, mass and scientific media in Malaysia and abroad. He tweets at @MyNarcc and can be found at http://www.narcc.um.edu.my


ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification), (Institution).



PROFESSIONAL
(Organisation), (Role), (Year), (Level).


  • Otago University Alumni, Life Membership, 2002, (International)
  • Malaysian Psychiatric Association, Life Member, 2006 to 2009, (National)
  • ASIAN HARM REDUCTION ASSOCIATION, Member, 2006 to 2009, (International)
  • International Early Psychosis Association, Member, 2007, (International)
  • International Society Bipolar Disorder, Member, 2008 to 2009, (International)
  • International Harm Reduction Association, Member, 2008, (International)
  • YOUNG PSYCHIATRIST CHAPTER, MALAYSIAN PSYCHIATRIC ASSOCIATION, President, 2009, (National)
  • Public Health Association of New Zealand, Member, 2010 to 2013, (International)
  • Action on Smoking and Health (ASH), Member, 2010 to 2011, (International)
  • SOCIETY FOR RESEARCH ON NICOTINE AND TOBACCO (SRNT), Member, 2010 to 2018, (International)
  • Australia and New Zealand Mental Health Association, Member, 2012, (International)
  • Smoke Free Canterbury, Member, 2012 to 2013, (International)
  • Global Bridges Healthcare Alliance for Tobacco Dependence Treatment, Member, 2013, (International)
  • Australian Association Smoking Cessation Practitioners, Registered Member, 2013, (International)
  • Pacific Rim College of Psychiatrist, Registered Member, 2013 to 2014, (International)
  • Malaysian Integrated Medical Professional Association, Registered Member, 2014 to 2015, (National)
  • Mixed Method International Research Association, Registered Member, 2014 to 2017, (International)
  • Early Career Psychiatrist Chapter of Malaysian Psychiatric Association, Committee Member, 2014 to 2016, (National)
  • Malaysian Council for Tobacco Control, Committee Member, 2014 to 2016, (National)
  • Malaysian Medical Association, Member, 2018 to 2018, (National)

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


  • Director, Umcares - The Community and Sustainability Centre, Deputy Vice Chancellor(Research & Innovation), 13/03/2019 to 12/03/2021
  • AHLI JAWATANKUASA KERJA BAGI PERSEDIAAN PERSIDANGAN RANCANGAN MALAYSIA KE-12 (RMKE-12) 2021-2025 SEKTOR KESIHATAN, National, 26/07/2019 to 25/07/2025
  • Chairman, International, 26/07/2019 to 31/12/2020 (Kuala Lumpur Nicotine Addiction Internatiol Conference 2020)
  • Chairman, National, 01/05/2019 to 30/11/2019 (University of Malaya Academia-Community Engagement (UMACE 2019))
  • JEMPUTAN SEBAGAI PENGERUSI DAN AHLI PANEL CANDIDATURE DEFENCE BAGI PROGRAM SARJANA SAINS PERGIGIAN (MDSc), National, 26/04/2019 to 26/04/2019 (JEMPUTAN SEBAGAI PENGERUSI DAN AHLI PANEL CANDIDATURE DEFENCE BAGI PROGRAM SARJANA SAINS PERGIGIAN (MDSc))
  • Ahli Majlis Penasihat Promosi Kesihatan Mental sesi 2019-2021, National, 31/01/2019 to 30/01/2021
  • Deputy Head, University Malaya, 01/01/2018 to 22/09/2019 (Innovation Forum Kuala Lumpur (IFKL) under Vice Chancellors Office)
  • Scientific Chairperson, International, 01/01/2018 to 31/12/2018 (Kuala Lumpur Nicotine Addiction International Conference 2018)
  • Chairman, International, 01/01/2018 to 31/12/2022 (14th Asia Pacific Conference on Tobacco & Health 2022)
  • Coordinator UMCAS - Nicotine Addiction Research Group, University Malaya, 01/01/2016 to 31/12/2016 (NARCC)
  • Main coordinator for UM for the MoU for mQuit Services initiated together with MOH and other parties, National, 27/11/2015 to 31/12/2018 (Main coordinator for UM for the MoU with MOH, USM, JnJ and UM)
  • Coordinator in initiating, arranging and executing a Memorendum of Agreement (MoA) with the National Institute of Health Innovation (NIHI, University of Auckland, New Zealand, International, 24/04/2012 (Initiate, arrange and executing a Memorendum of Agreement (MoA) with the National Institute of Health Innovation (NIHI, University of Auckland, New Zealand)
  • Coordinator in initiating and arranging a Memorendum of Understanding (MoU) with the INFORRM, University Sains Malaysia, National, 27/12/2010 (Initiate and arrange aMemorendum of Understanding (MoU) with the INFORRM, University Sains Malaysia)
  • Coordinator in initiating and arranging a Memorendum of Understanding (MoU) with the Gleneagles Medical Centre, Malaysia and Molteni Pharmaceuticals, Italy, International, 05/06/2010 (Initiating and arranging a Memorendum of Understanding (MoU) with the Gleneagles Medical Centre, Malaysia and Molteni Pharmaceuticals, Italy)
  • Founding member University Malaya Centre of Addiction Sciences (UMCAS), University Malaya, 01/08/2008

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area).


  • Community Mental Health (Community Mental Health)
  • Smoking Cessation (Tobacco, smoking, cessation, nicotine, addiction)
  • Addiction Psychiatry (Addiction Psychiatry)
  • General Psychiatry (General Psychiatry)


RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
(Publication).


Book

2018
  • Zainol Abidin, Najihah & Zulkifli, Aziemah & Zainal Abidin, Emilia & Syed Ismail, Sharifah & Karuppiah, Karmegam & Praveena, Sarva & Rasdi, Irniza & Abd Rahman, Anita & Amer Nordin, Amer Siddiq. (2018). 10 Facts You Should Know about Electronic Cigarettes (available in Eng, Malay, Chinese & Tamil Languages). 
  • Noraryana Hassan, Haniki Mohamed, Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin, Ho Bee Kiau (2018). Quit Smoking interventions. Malaysia, Malaysian Health Technology Assessment Session (MaHTAS) 

2016
  • Edited by Associate Professor Dr. Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin and Associate Professor Dr. Farizah Mohd Hairi and Dr. Fredie Robinson.Tobacco Control Awareness and Advocacy Handbook. Kuala Lumpur-Julius Centre University of Malaya 
Chapter in Book

2018
  • Ibrahim Syed, Nina Naquiah Ahmad Nizam, Farizah Mohd Hairi & Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin (2018). Preparation and Processing of Religious and Cultural Foods: Eaqub Ali: CH 14. ELSEVIER | Global Book Production 

2017
  • Mohamad Haniki Nik Mohamad, Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin, Wee Lei Hum, Fatanah Ismail, Noraliza Noordin Merican, Norashikin Mahdan, Zanariah Zaini, Siti Idayu Hasan (2017). Offer Help to Quit Tobacco Use (31 - 45). Ministry of Health, Malaysia 

2013
  • Dr Amer Siddiq. Tobacco Smoking, Nicotine Dependence and Treating The Dependent Smoker. 2013 Interdepartmental Addiction Medicine Course Handbook 

2012
  • Dr Amer Nordin. Tobacco Smoking, Nicotine Dependence and Treating The Dependent . 2012 Interdepartmental Addiction Medicine Course Handbook 
Article in Academic Journals

2019
  • Siti Idayu Hasan, Farizah Mohd Hairi, Nur Amani Ahmad Tajuddin, Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. (2019). Empowering healthcare providers through smoking cessation training in Malaysia: a preintervention and postintervention evaluation on the improvement of knowledge, attitude and self-efficacy.BMJ Open, 27;9(9). (ISI-Indexed)
  • Hasan, S.I.; Mohd Hairi, F.; Amer Nordin, A.S.; Danaee, M. Development and Validation of an Evaluation Tool to Measure the Effectiveness of a Smoking Cessation Training among Healthcare Providers in Malaysia: The Providers’ Smoking Cessation Training Evaluation (ProSCiTE). Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 2019, 16, 4297. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Hsui Yang Wong, Muniswary Subramaniyan, Chris Bullen, Amer Siddiq Αmer Nordin Mahmoud Danaee, Anne Yee. (2019). The mobile-phone-based iCOTM Smokerlyzer®: Comparison with the piCO+ Smokerlyzer® among smokers undergoing methadone-maintained therapy.Tobacco Induced Diseases,17(65). (ISI-Indexed)
  • Amer Siddiq AN & Bullen, C. (2019). Malaysia: New Health Minister a Boost for Smokefree Malaysia. Tobacco Control 2019;28:126 (ISI-Indexed)

2018
  • Aziemah Zulkifli, Emilia Zainal Abidin, Najihah Zainol Abidin, Hasanah Mohd Ghazali, Sarva Mangala Praveena, Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin, Sharifah Norkhadijah Syed Ismail, Irniza Rasdi, Karmegam Karuppiah, Anita Abd Rahman, Zuraidah Musbah, and Nur Fadhilah Zulkipli. Nicotine, Propylene Glycol and Tobacco-specific Nitrosamines Content in Selected E-Liquids in Malaysia: The Case Support for Initiation of Standards or Guidelines. Mal J Med Health Sci 14(SP2): 95-103, Nov 2018 (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Chan Lai Fong, Nurashikin Ibrahim, Nur Ajjrina Abdul Rahman, Sara Bartlett, Ng Yin Ping, Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin (2018). Media Reporting of Suicide in the Era of “Malaysia Baru”. MJP Online Early 02-04. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Sharifa Ezat Wan Putih, Roslina Abdul Mana, Tidi Maharani Hassan, Izzah Syazwani Ahmad, Idayu Badilla Idris, Fariza Md Sham, Andrea Ban Yu Lin, Chun Ian Soo, Rashidi Mohamed Pakri Mohamed, Ahmad IrdhA Mokhtar, Hazli Zakaria, Jing Lee, Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin, Suthahar Ariaratnam, Mohd Zaliman Mohd Yusoff (2018). The use of e-cigaratte among university students in Malaysia. Tobacco Induced Diseases, 16 (57) (ISI-Indexed)
  • Najihah Zainol Abidin, Emilia Zainal Abidin, Aziemah Zulkifli, Sharifah Norkhadijah Syed Ismail, Karmegam Karuppiah, Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin, Zuraidah Musbah, Nur Fadhilah Zulkipli, Sarva Mangala Praveena, Irniz, Rasdi, Anita Abd Rahman (2018). Vaping Topography and Reasons of Use among Adults in Klang Valley, Malaysia. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 19 (2), 457-462 (ISI-Indexed)

2017
  • Hedieh Mehrtash1, MPH; Kalina Duncan1, MPH; Mark Parascandola1, PHD, MPH; Annette David, MD, MPH; Ellen Gritz, PhD; Prakash C Gupta, ScD; Ravi Mehrotra, MD; Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin, MPM; Paul C. Pearlman, PhD; Saman Warnakulasuriya, PhD, DSc; Chi-Pang Wen, PhD, DrPH; Rosnah Binti Zain, MS; Edward L. Trimble, MD, MPH. (2017) Defining a Global Research and Policy Agenda for Betel Quid and Areca Nut. Lancet Oncology (accepted) (ISI-Indexed)
  • Amer Nordin, A., Adamson, S., & Sellman, J. (2017). Food Addiction Does Not Explain Weight Gain in Smoking Cessation. Journal of Smoking Cessation, 1-4. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Zainol, A. N., Zainal, A. E., Zulkifli, A., Karuppiah, K., Syed, I. S., & Amer, N. A. (2017). Electronic cigarettes and indoor air quality: a review of studies using human volunteers. Reviews on environmental health. (ISI-Indexed)

2016
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin, Farizah Mohd Hairi, Nur Amani@Natasha Ahmad Tajuddin. Malaysia: mQuit strengthens quit smoking strategy. Tobacco Control (2016) 25: 498-501 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Aziemah Zulkifli, Emilia Zainal Abidin*, Najihah Zainol Abidin, Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin, Sarva Mangala Pravena, Sharifah Norkhadijah Syed Ismail, Irniza Rasdi, Karmegam Karuppiah and Anita Abd Rahman. Electronic cigarettes: a systematic review of available studies on health risk assessment. Review of Environmental Health 2016 (Ahead of print) (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Loo, J. L., and A. S. Amer-Nordin. A Case of Korsakoff Syndrome in a Chinese Female Malaysian. Malaysian Journal of Psychiatry, Online early 2016 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2015
  • Shisha-smoking: Knowledge and prevalence among high school students Helmy Haja Mydin, Farizah Mohd Hairi, Fatihah Mohd Amin, Amer Amer Nordin European Respiratory Journal Sep 2015, 46 (suppl 59) DOI: 10.1183/13993003.congress-2015.PA4135 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin, farizah Mohd Hairi, Christopher Bullen. Malaysia: committing to an endgame date (2015)24: 316-319 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin, J D Sellman, S Adamson. The role of psychiatrists in tobacco dependence treatment. Asean Journal of Psychiatry, Volume 16, January to June 2015, issue No.1. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2014
  • Mohd Fadzli, M. I., & Amer Siddiq, A. N. (2014). Alcohol Harm in Malaysia: Always the Right Time to Discuss. Malaysian Journal of Psychiatry, 23(1) (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin, Abdul Kadir, R., & Bullen C. (2014). Malaysia: Empowering Dentists into Smoking Cessation Tobacco Control, 23(4), 284. doi: 10.1136/tobaccocontrol-2014-051815 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Amer Nordin, A. S., Mohd Hairi, F., Bullen, C., & Mohd Sobri, M. K. Knowledge and practices of tobacco dependence treatment among junior doctors in a Malaysian teaching hospital. Journal of Smoking Cessation, 1-6. (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Amer Siddiq AN, Abdul Kadir R, Yahya NA, Hazli Z, Rusdi AR, Habil H.Empowering Malaysian Dentists to Tobacco Dependence Treatment Conduct. International Dental Journal. Article first published online: 19 MAY 2014 DOI: 10.1111/idj.12110 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin, Chris Bullen.Positive signs in Malaysian tobacco control. Tobacco Control 2014; 23 (1): 4 (ISI-Indexed)

2013
  • Amer Siddiq AN, Adamson S, Schroder R, Sellman D. The USe of QSCRF and NEEDNT Questionnaire to Monitor Weight Gain Post Cessation. Journal of Smoking Cessation 2013; 8 (suppl 1): 11 (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Ahmad Hatim Sulaiman, Mas Ayu, Mohd Hussain Habil, Rusdi Rashid, Amer Siddiq, Ng Chong Guan, Marhani Midin, Nik Ruzyanei Nik Jaafar, Hatta Sidi, Srijit Das (2013). The Risk and Associated Factors of Methamphetamine Psychosis in Methamphetamine Dependent Patients in Malaysia. Comprehensive Psychiatry (Accepted) (ISI-Indexed)
  • Abdul Kadir R, Amer Siddiq AN, Yahya NA, Rusdi AR, Hazli Z, Habil H. Audience Response System (ARS) Technology and Dentist Attendance in Smoking Cessation Workshop. Sains Malaysiana 42 (1)(2013):1-5 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. World No Tobacco Day and Psychiatry.(2013) ASEAN Journal of Psychiatry (14)2:xxxx (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin & Farizah Mohd Hairi. Moving the tobacco control agenda forward in psychiatry in Malaysia. Malaysian Journal of Psychiatry, 2013; 22(2): early online (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin (2013). Letter to Editor:The Challenges of Indexation of ASEAN Journal of Psychiatry: Now and Future. ASEAN Journal of Psychiatry Vol 14(1) (2013): Online Early (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2012
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. Networking Between Young Psychiatris: The Malaysian Experience. Asia Pacific Psychiatry 2012:4(S1):76-77 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. Research Publications in Psychiatry: A Daunting Task for Everyone. Malaysian Journal of Psychiatry 2012. Early online (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. Dentist in Asia and Smoking cessation. International Journal of Oral Health. 2012:8;pages vi (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. From New Zealand to Malaysia: Making Smoking an Agenda For Psychiatrist. Asean Journal of Psychiatry. 2012; Jul-Dec Vol 13 2(2) (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2011
  • Nurul Asyikin Yahya, Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin.The Role Of Treating Nicotine Addiction Prior To Treatment Of Periodontal Diseases.Online Journal ASEAN Journal of Psychiatry Vol.12(1): Jan - June 2011 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • A. Hatim, S. Mas Ayu, H. Habil, M. Mustafa, J. Gill, R. Rusdi, A. Amer Siddiq. Psychiatric co-morbidity and suicidality among methamphetamine dependent patients who seek treatment in Malaysia. European Neuropsyhopharmacology, 2011,21(2): S161 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Amer Siddiq AN, Muhsin AZ, Aisah AR, Hazli z, Noor Zuraini MHR, Abdul Kadir R, Hussain H. Encouraging dentists as agents of change in the fight against tobacco in Malaysia: an example of a dentist psychiatrist collaborative effort. Padjadjaran Journal of Dentistry, March 2011: 23(1):61-65. (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Aili Hanim Hashim, Subash Kumar Pillai, Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin,Manveen Kaur.2011.The use of Clozapine in Adolescents: A Case Report.South African Journal of Psychiatry, Vol 17 (1:29-32 (ISI-Indexed)

2010
  • R. Abd Rashid, W.A. Irnee, M. Ahmad Zahari, A. S. Amer Nordin, A.H. Sulaiman, N. Robson, H. Peters, M.A. Said, N. Harun, A. Rahim, H. Habil.Validity and reliability study of Hospital Anxiety Depression Scale (HADS) in heroin addicts population in Malaysia. The International Journal of Neuropsychopharmacology 2010, Vol 13;(S1):48 (ISI-Indexed)
  • C.G. Ng *, A.N. Amer Siddiq, S.A. Aida, N.Z. Zainal, O.H. Koh. Validation of the Malay version of the Multidimensional Scale of Perceived Social Support (MSPSS-M) among a group of medical students in Faculty of Medicine, University Malaya. Asian J. Psychiatry (2010), doi:10.1016/j.ajp.2009.12.001 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • 1. 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) (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • 2. 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) (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Aisah AR, Amer Siddiq AN, H Habil. 2010. A CASE OF KETAMINE RELATED NEPHROTIC SYNDROME. International Journal of Addiction Sciences 1 (1) Online Early (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • R. Abd Rashid, W.A. Irnee, M. M. Ahmad Zahari, A. S. Amer Nordin, N. Robson, A.H. Sulaiman, R. Abdul Kadir, D. A. Abdul Rahim, H. Peters, M.A. Said, H. Habil. Alcohol use and psychosocial correlates among aborigines in Central Penisular Malaysia.The International Journal of Neuropsychopharmacology 2010, Vol 13;(S1):47 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Amer Siddiq AN.A Common Psychiatric Illness, An Uncommon Observation, An Infrequent Management Option: Managing Psychiatric Illness in the New World. (2010) International Journal of Addiction Sciences 1(1): e- journal (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • 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) (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin, Noor Zurani Md Haris Robson, Azreen Hashim, Mohamad Hussain Habil.Non- Benzodiazepine Hypnotic Dependence: A Case Report. Online early ASEAN Journal of Psychiatry Jan -June 2010 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2009
  • Adeline WH Gong, Ng CG**, Amer Siddiq AN**, Aida SA**, H Habil** Quality of Life Assessment of Opioid Substance Abusers on Methadone Maintenance Therapy (MMT) in University Malaya Medical Center. ASEAN Journal of Psychiatry 2009;10:1 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Ng CG, Amer Siddiq AN, Aida SA, Koh OH, Zainal NZ. The Reliability of Malay Version of List of Threatening Experiences Questionnaire: a study on a group of Medical Students in Malaysia.Malaysian Journal of Psychiatry, December 2009, Vol.18 No.2 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Noor Zurani MHR, Rusdi AR, Muhd Muhsin AZ, Amer Siddiq AN, Habil H. Treating heroin addiction: bridging the past and future- a Malaysian experience. Submitted to Asia Pacific Journal of Psychiatry, Oct 2009 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Amer Siddiq AN, Hatim A, Imran ZA, Abdul Kadir R. Depression Post Myocardial Infarction: A Cross¿Sectional Study in University Malaya Medical Center. The World Journal of Biological Psychiatry, 2009; 10( suppl 1): 228 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Amer Siddiq AN. High Dose of Escitalopram in The Treatment of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder in a Teaching Hospital in Malaysia. The World Journal of Biological Psychiatry, 2009; 10(supp 1):377 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ng CG, Amer Siddiq AN, salina M, Koh OH, Zuraida NZ. Early Readmission in Patients After Electroconvulsive Therapy In A University Hospital Setting- A Retrospective Study. MJP Online early 01.06.09 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2008
  • Amer Siddiq AN, Ng CG, Aida SA, Zuraida NZ, Abdul Kadir R. 2008. Factors Affecting Readmission in a Teaching Hospital in Malaysia. Malaysian Journal of Psychiatry 17(1) (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Amer Siddiq AN, Ng CG, Koh OH, Aida SA, Gill JS, Jambunathan ST, Habil H. Early Intervention Centre (EIC) In the Screening For Bipolar Disorder in Malaysia.Bipolar Disorder 2008; 10(suppl 1), pg 30 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Amer Siddiq AN, (2008) Polypharmacy, an option prior to clozapine?: a case report. Medicine & Health, 3 (2). pp. 318-321. ISSN 1823-2140 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2007
  • Amer Siddiq AN, Koh OH, Gill JS, Zainal NZ Phenomenological Ethnic Differences in First Episode Schizophrenia Spectrum Disorder Patients. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry (2007); 41 (Supplement 2) pg A486 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Aida SA, Ng CG, Amer Siddiq AN, Zainal NZ Factor Affecting Readmission in A teaching Hospital in Malaysia. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry (2007); 41 (Supplement 2) pg A489. (ISI-Indexed)
Proceeding

2018
  • Zarwina Yusoff, Amirrudin Kamsin, Liyana Shuib, Anne Yee, Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin (2018) Initial Framework for Personalized of GEMPAQ (Getting Every Smoker to Participate and Quit Smoking) Apps based on Big Five Personality Traits, Abstract Proceeding for Kuala Lumpur Nicotine Addiction International Conference (KLNAC2018), 9-11th July, Hilton Petaling Jaya, Malaysia. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Rashidi MPM, Farizah MH Bullen C Amer Siddiq AN. Psychological Models, Factors That Influence A Quit Smoking Attempt and The Success of Group Based Therapy As A Behavioral Intervention To Assist Smokers To Quit Smoking. A Literature Review. Presented in KLNAC 2018, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Siti Idayu Hasan*, Farizah Mohd Hairi, Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. Content validity for the Instrument on Knowledge, Attitude and Behaviour Towards Smoking. Presented in the Society for Research in Nicotine and Tobacco Europe Munich, Germany. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Siti Idayu Hasan, Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin, Farizah Mohd Hairi. (2018). Construct Validity and Internal Consistency Reliability of Providers Smoking Cessation Training Evaluation (Proscite) Tool . Presented at the 12th Asia-Pacific Conference on Tobacco or Health (APACT12th)., Bali, indonesia. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Siti Idayu Hasan*, Farizah Mohd Hairi, Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. Do we know the predictors for smoking cessation practice among healthcare providers in Malaysia?Presented in the 12th APACTH 2018, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (SCOPUS-Indexed)

2016
  • A.S. Amer Nordin, S.I. Hassan, N.A. Ahmad Tajuddin, M. Mohamed, K.S. Kow, F. Mohd Hairi. (2016) Knowledge and Practice on Smoking Cessation Among Healthcare Providers in Malaysia: A Preliminary Report. Proceeding in SRNT Europe 2016 17th Annual Meeting, Prague 8-10 Sept (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2015
  • Jiann Lin Loo, Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. A case of Korsakoff in a Chinese female Malaysian. Poster presented at International Conference on Addiction Prevention and Treatment (ICAPT), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 19-20 September 2015 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Choon LE, Loo JE, Farizah MH, Yee AH, Mohazmi M, Amer Siddiq AN. Smoking cessation service in psychiatry. Poster presented at International Conference on Addiction Prevention and Treatment (ICAPT), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 19-20 September 2015 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Sharon Bhart, Farizah Mohd Hairi, Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. Electronic cigarette trends in the Malaysian media. Poster presented at International Conference on Addiction Prevention and Treatment (ICAPT), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 19-20 September 2015 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2014
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin, Sellman D, Adamson S. Weight, Food Addiction and Quitting Smoking. Oral Presentation in the 18th Malaysian Conference on Psychological Medicine 22-24 May 2014, Kuala Lumpur (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Nurashikin Ibrahim, Toh Chin-Lee, mazni Mat Junos, Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin, Nik Ruzyanei, Hazli Zakaria. Disappearance of Flight MH370: Lessons Learned on Psychosocial Response to an Unprecedented Disaster. Abstract Proceeding in the 18th Malaysian Conference on Psychological Medicine from 22-24 May 2014 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2013
  • Amer Siddiq AN, Farizah Mohd Hairi, Rahmiah Abdul Kadir, Chris Bullen. Developing a Teaching Module on Tobacco Contro For Health Care Professionals. 10th APACT Conference, Chiba, Japan 
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. Tobacco Use Disorder: The Science Revised and DSM V. Abstract Proceeding 2013 Sabah Tobacco Control Symposium (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. Treating Smokers Among the Mentally Ill. Abstract Proceeding 2013 Sabah Tobacco Control Symposium (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2012
  • A M. Kumar, M. Ditchburn, B. Caldwell, A. S. Amer Nordin. The Christchurch earthquakes: Effects on Smoking Relapse of Participants Involved in a Randomised Clinical Trial. Proceedings on the World Conference on Tobacco and Health, 20-24 March 2012, Singapore 
  • Amer Siddiq AN. Bridging the Information Gap. Proceedings in the 2012 Kuala Lumpur Nicotine Addiction Symposium 16-17 March 2012, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 
  • A. S. Amer Nordin, H. Habil, R. Abdul Kadir, N. A. Yahya, R. Abd Rashid, A. Abdul Rahim, H. Zakaria. Empowering Dental Practitioners into The Smoking Cessation Program: A National Study. Proceedings on the 15th World Conference on Tobacco and Health, 20-24 March 2012, Singapore 

2011
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin, Simon Adamson, Doug Sellman. A Mixed Method Approach in the Study of Depression in Patients Undergoing Tobacco Cessation Treatment. Addiction Research Symposium, 15 August 2011, Christchurch, New Zealand 

2010
  • Amer Siddiq AN.Thinking Out of The Box: Quit Smoking Program as Part of Employee Assisted Program. Proceeding in 15th Malaysian Conference in psychological Medicine in conjunction with 10th ASEAN Federation Conference 23-26 June 2010, Kuala Lumpur 
  • Amer Siddiq AN, Hatim AH, Imran ZA, Abdul Kadir R. The Quality of Life of Patients Diagnosed With Depression After A Myocardial Infarction. Proceeding in WPA Regional Meeting 2010, 76 
  • Amer Siddiq AN, Aisah AR, Yahya NA, Rusdi AR, Muhammad Muhsin AZ, Aida SA, Hazli Z, Abdul Kadir R, Hussain H. Nicotine Addiction research & Collaboration Centre (NARCC): Empowering Dentists Into The Smoking Cessation Program. Proceeding in WPA Regional Meeting 2010, 77 

2009
  • Nur ¿Afeena*, Lydia Toon*, Muhd Danial*, Satpal SC*, Razin Shah*, Amer Siddiq AN**, Habil H*. Patients Attending Psychiatric Outpatient Clinic of University Malaya Medical Center (UMMC): A Retrospective Study. Proceeding in the 3rd Sarawak Mental Health Conference in Kuching on 6-8th August 2009 
  • Amer Siddiq AN*¿ Rusdi AR*¿, Aisah AR*¿ Yahya NA**¿ Muhammad Muhsin AZ*¿ Hatim A*¿ Aida SA*¿ Nazariah Aiza H*¿ Hazli Z***, Abdul Kadir R**¿ Hussain H*¿ Nicotine Addiction Research & Collaborating Centre (NARCC): An Introduction. Proceeding in 13th Johor Mental Health Conference on 16-17 July 2009 
  • Nazariah Aiza H, Amer Siddiq AN, Muhammad Muhsin AZ, Hussain H. A Case of Autocannabalism in a Teaching Hospital in Malaysia. Proceeding in the 13th Johor Mental Health Conference on 16-17 July 2009 
  • Abdul Malik*, Rusdi AR*¿ Abdul Kadir R**¿ Hussain H*¿ Amer Siddiq AN*¿ Muhammad Muhsin AZ*¿ Sulaiman AH*¿Alcohol Use And Psychosocial Correlates Among ¿Orang Asli¿ In Peninsular Malaysia. Proceeding in Sarawak Mental Health Conference in Kuching on 6 - 8 August 2009 
  • Hussain H, Rusdi AR, Muhammad Muhsin AZ, Amer Siddiq AN, Hatim A. Biopsychosocial-Spiritual management in Addiction: A Revisit. Proceeding for the 14th Malaysian Conference of Psychological Medicine 
  • Amer Siddiq AN, Aisah AR, Yahya NA, Rusdi AR, Muhammad Muhsin AZ, Aida SA, Abdul Kadir R, Hussain H. Empowering Dental Practitioners Into The Smoking Cessation Program: A Joint Venture.Proceeding in 14th Malaysian Conference of Psychological Medicine 
  • Amer Siddiq, Hatim AH, Imran ZA, Abdul Kadir R. Detection For Depression Using The Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (HADS) In Patients Post Myocardial Infarction.Proceeding in 14th Malaysian Conference of Psychological Medicine 

2008
  • Hazli Z, Suzaily W, Amer Siddiq AN, Ng CG. Understanding on Mental Illness Among health Assistance in a mental Institution. Proceeding in The 6th Kuala Lumpur Mental health Conference, 20-22 Oct 2008 
  • Amer Siddiq AN, Hatim AS, Imran ZA. Depression in A Group of Post Myocardial Infarct Patients: A Preliminary Study. Proceeding in Kuala Lumpur Mental Health Conference Oct 2008 
  • Amer Siddiq AN, Pillai SK, Aili H. The Use of Clozapine In An Asian Child With Schizophrenia. Proceeding in Regional CINP, Kuala Lumpur 2-5 March 2008 
  • Amer Siddiq AN, Juliana Lee MH, Suhana MK. An Observational Study on The Need of Genetic Counselling in The Management of Mental Illness in University Malaya Medical Centre. Proceeding in the 10th Johor Mental Health Convention, July 2008, Johor Baharu, Malaysia 
  • Amer Siddiq AN, Juliana Lee MH. Genetic Counseling For The Mentally Ill in University Malaya Medical Center: Are We There Yet? Proceeding 4th Sabah Mental Health Conference organized by Hospital Mesra Bukit Padang, May 2008 
  • Amer Siddiq AN, Azreen H, Hussain H. A Case of Stillnox Dependence in a Teaching Hospital in Malaysia. Proceeding in the 13th Pacific Rim College of Psychiatrist Scientific Meeting, 30 October to 2nd November 2008, Tokyo, Japan 
  • Amer Siddiq AN. Smoking Addiction ¿ The Oral ¿Mental Health Link. Proceeding in the Asian Oral Health Care Scientific Meeting and 2nd ASEAN Meeting on Dental Public Health Conference, November 2008, Jakarta, Indonesia 

2007
  • Amer Siddiq AN**, Adeline WH Gong*, Ng CG**, Aida SA**, H Habil** Quality of Life Assessment of Opioid Substance Abusers on Methadone Maintenance Therapy (MMT) in University Malaya Medical Centre. Proceeding in 1st Borneo Mental Health Conference, Kuching Sarawak, Dec 2007 
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin, Subash Kumar Pillai, Clozapine in Adolescents: A Case Report Proceeding in 1st Borneo Mental Health Conference, Kuching Sarawak, Dec 2007 
  • Amer Siddiq AN, Ng CG, A Hatim Psychiatric Patients View And Attitude in Traditional And Alternative Medicine In Hospital Bahagia Ulu Kinta. Proceeding in The 6th Malaysian Mental Health Convention in conjunction with 9th Johor Mental Health Convention Aug 2007 
  • Ng CG, Amer Siddiq AN, Aida SA, Jambunathan ST Reasons for Early Readmission into a Public Mental Institution in Malaysia. Proceeding in The 13th Malaysian Conference on Psychological Medicine 2007 

2006
  • Amer Siddiq AN, Gill JS, Koh OH. Phenomenological Ethnic Differences in First Episode Schizophrenia Spectrum Disorder Patients. Proceeding in the 5th Kuala Lumpur Mental Health Conference, 5-6 December 2006, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 
Monograph

2017
  • Sharifah Ezat, Roslina Abdul Manap,Idayu Badilla, Titi Maharani, Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin, Zaliman et al. (2017) Laporan Penyelidikan: Prevalens dan kaitan penggunaan rokok elektronik di kalangan pelajar universiti awam dan swasta terpilih di Selangor. Putrajaya: Bahagian Perancangan Kecemerlangan IPT (BPKI) Kementerian Pendidikan Tinggi, Malaysia 
  • Sharifa Ezat Wan Puteh, PhD; Roslina Abdul Manap; Tidi Maharani Hassan; Izzah Syazwani Ahmad; Idayu Badilla Idris; Hazli Zakaria; Fariza Md Sham; Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin; Andrea Ban Yu Lin; Soo Chun Ian; Rashidi Mohamed Pakri Mohamad; Jing Lee; Ahmad Irdha Mokhtar; Suthahar Ariaratnam; Mohd Zaliman Mohd Yusoff (2017) Penggunaan vape Dalam Kalangan Pelajar Melayu Membimbangkan. Majalah Sari Penyelidikan - Kongress Budaya. Kuala Lumpur: Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia 
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. Developing Smoking Cessation Practitioners through SCOPE. Asia Research News on 6th April 2017 

2012
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. Meeting Report: Third National Addiction Symposium. Addiction Treatment Research News (2012)(accepted) (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2011
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. Smoking Cessation, Depression and Weight. Addiction Treatment Research News (2011), Vol 15(1) pg 6 

2010
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin, Nurul Asyikin Yahya, Hazli Zakaria, Rahimah Abdul Kadir, Hussain Habil. Empowering Dentists into The Smoking Cessation Program. Research Monograph 1(2), 2010 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2009
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin, Nurul Asyikin Yahya, Rahimah Abdul Kadir, Hussain Habil. Empowering Dentists into The Smoking Cessation Program. Research Monograph 1, 2009 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
Technical Report
Mass Media(Newspaper,Radio,Tv,Popular Magazine)

2019
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin (2019).Vapes being marketed as weight loss products. 
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin (2019). KKM cadang kurangkan nikotin dalam rokok 
  • Guest on TV3 Malaysia Wanita Hari Ini: Saringan kesihatan mental sebelum timbul masalah lebih serius @ seawal remaja 
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin (2019). Move to reduce nicotine in cigarettes to be studied - Lee Boon Chye 
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin (2019). Vape tak sesuai rawat ketagih rokok. 
  • Christina C, Amer Siddiq AN, Anne Yee, Nur Amani AT. Targeting teens. The Star. 18 August 2019. 

2018
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin (2018). Bahaya rokok. Berita Harian 
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin (2018). Bahaya Kunyah Sireh. Harian metro 
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin (2018). Takut gemuk bila henti rokok 
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin (2018). Proses pembaikan genetik dalam badan perokok akan menjadi perlahan. Kosmo 
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin (2018). Raising cigarette prices is one sure waytostub out this bad habit .New Sunday Times 
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin (2018) Nukilan Hati. Harian Metro 
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin (2018). Media perlu papar sisi positif pesakit mental, kata pakar. FMT New 
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin (2018). Kurang Kajian Punca Kegunaan Meluas. Harian Metro 
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin (2018). On Air with Dr Amer Siddiq .Health Today Magazine 
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin (2018). Talk about mental health to dispel the stigma The Star 
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin (2018). Bahana kesihatan akibat sisa-sisa rokok . Kosmo 
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin (2018). Bahaya Daun Sirih, Buah Pinang. Perak Today 
  • Individu Cerewet Ada Gangguan Mental. Berita Harian December 2018 
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. Towards a Smoke-free generation. The Star 

2017
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. One Step Closer to Happiness (2017) Health Today 

2016
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin (2016).Mental Health Art Exhibition & Mental Health Awareness Month. Published in the Malaysian Medical Gazette 
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. Suicide risk high in mental illness (2016). Published in the New Straits Times Press 
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. I m Quitting, How about you? (2016) Health Today 

2015
  • How to avoid SHS exposure, THS published in Metro Ahad, June 1st, 2015 
  • Wean that cigarette published in The Star - Fit for Life - May 31st, 2015 
  • Help for a smoke-free life published in NST Life and Times in June 2015 
  • Quitting smoking can be a very difficult journey published The Star 2 on may 31st, 2015 
  • FAM: Help us help you published in the Malay mail May 27, 2015 
  • Kick the smoking high published in harian Metro, June 1, 2015 
  • 11 times to stop smoking in iSihat published in May 2015 
  • Deputy Minister of Health-30 million spent by 4.7 million smokers everyday can be used to build a new hospital published 27 May 2015 in China Press 
  • Want to Stop Smoking in 3age.com May 2015 words by Brigitte Rozario 
  • Cetus Budaya Tidak Sihat. Utusan Malaysia 2 Sept 2015 ditulis oleh Nursyamimi Saidi 
  • Going Dry in Health Today May 2015. Article written by Teck Choon 

2014
  • 10 Tips to Quit Smoking interviewed by Noel Foo in the Star 31st May 2014 
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. Health Risk: Don't sell cigarettes at KR1M. NST 27 January 2014 

2013
  • Rokok Ragut 10000 Nyawa Setiap Tahun di Malaysia. October 8, 2013 
  • Few Making Use of Quit Smoking Clinics. October 17, 2013 
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. Public Health:Malaysia Can Follow NZ to Raise Cigarette Prices. NST, August 1 2013 

2011
  • NZ quake: Malaysians share their experiences by Amer Siddiq published in The Star on 23 Februaru 2011 http://thestar.com.my/news/story.asp? file=/2011/2/23/nation/20110222134919&sec=nation 

2009
  • Article on how to get help on quitting smoking published in Utusan Malaysia on 4th January 2009 
  • Interview on television, Channel 9 in Segment of \"Nasi Lemak Kopi-O\" on January 25th 2009 

2008
  • Quoted in STAR MAG for The Star Newspaper on Sunday October 19, 2008 in the article ¿Mindful art¿ by Andrew Sia 
List of Written Works That Have Not Been Published
Other Media(Tape,Video,Internet)
Others

2015
  • Obsessions & Compulsions, When Do They Become an Illness? published in MMG 

2014
  • What's New in Tobacco Control? Updates for Healthcare Professionals. Bulletin 3/2014 
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. World No Tobacco Day 2014. The Malaysian Medical Gazette May 2014 
  • Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement: TPPA and Health. MDA News. Nov-Dec 2013 
  • Dr Amer Siddiq. Usah Merokok Untuk Kebaikan Diri. The Malaysian Medical Gazette published 23 April 2014 
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. The dangers of second and third-hand smoking. The Malaysian Medical Gazette March 2014 
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. Penyakit Kemurungan dan Anda. The Malaysian Medical Gazette Jan 2014 
  • What's New in Tobacco Control. Tobacco Control News Bulletin 1/2014 

2013
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. Empowering dentists into the smoking cessation agenda. Malaysian Dental Association Newsletter. Oct 2013 
  • Amer Siddiq. Depression and You. Malaysian Medical Gazette 12 December 2013 
  • Amer Siddiq. Say NO to Smoking. Malaysian Medical Gazette 24 Dec 2013 
  • Amer Siddiq. Quit smoking for the new you. Malaysia Medical Gazette 31 December 2013 
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin (ed).What's New in Tobacco Control? Updates for Healthcare Professionals. Bulletin 2/2013 
  • Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin (ed).What's New in Tobacco Control? Updates for Healthcare Professionals. Bulletin 1/2013 

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


  • Smoking Cessation in Malaysia
  • Mtun-mcun-mrun, Principal Investigator(PI), 2019 - 2021, Knowledge Transfer Programme (KTP), (National)
  • Umcares 2018, Principal Investigator(PI), 2019 - 2019, RU Geran - UMCares, (National)
  • Development Of 'serious Game' And "augmented Reality' (segar) Modules Of Nostart App For Smoking Initiation Prevention Among School-going Children, Consultant, 2019 - 2021, Others MOHE - Top 100 (IIRG)-HWB, (National)
  • The Health Effect Of The Second-hand Smokers In Malaysia-a Cohort Study, Principal Investigator(PI), 2015 - 2020, RU Geran, (National)
  • Smoking Cessation in Malaysia, Principal Investigator(PI), 2015 - 2020, Grand Challenge, (National)
  • Developing A Universal Health Provider Training In Smoking Cessation For Malaysia, Principal Investigator(PI), 2015 - 2020, Grand Challenge - HTM (Wellness), (University)
  • Lrgs-nanomite-um2015, Principal Investigator(PI), 2015 - 2020, RU Geran, (National)
  • Prevalence of Stress Among Undergraduate Medical Student, Co-Investigator, 2012 - 2013, UMCAS, (National)
  • Knowledge, attitude and perception on tobacco control among undergraduate students in University of Malaya, Co-Investigator, 2012 - 2013, UMCAS, (National)
  • Perception and Acceptance of Tobacco Control Curriculum Amongst Student in Health Provision, Co-Investigator, 2012 - 2013, UMCAS, (National)
  • Knowledge, Attitude and Perception on Secondhand Smoke among pregnant mothers, parents and university students who are non-smokers, Co-Investigator, 2012 - 2013, UMCAS, (National)
  • Are our house officers practicing what we preach in tobacco control?, Co-Investigator, 2012 - 2012, UMCAS, (National)
  • Depression, Weight and Smoking Cessation", Principal Investigator(PI), 2010 - 2013, OCAR TNC and Otago University PhD Grant, (International)
  • Patients Attending The Psychiatric Outpatient Clinic: A Retrospective Study, Principal Investigator(PI), 2009 - 2009, Lundbeck Malaysia Sdn. Bhd., (National)
  • Smoking Cessation Program Among Dental Practitioners, Coordinator, 2009 - 2012, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), (National)
  • Alcohol Use and Psychosocial Correlation Among the Orang Asli population in Peninsular Malaysia, Co-Investigator, 2009 - 2012, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), (National)
  • DEPRESSION IN A GROUP OF POST MYOCARDIAL INFERET PATIENTS, Principal Investigator(PI), 2007 - 2009, RU Geran, (National)
  • Validation of the Malay Version of Two Psychiatric Questionnaires, Co-Investigator, 2007 - 2008, Peruntukan Jangkamasa Pendek, (National)
  • Depression in a Group of Post Myocardial Infarct Patient, Principal Investigator(PI), 2007 - 2009, Peruntukan Jangkamasa Pendek, (National)
  • Smoking Cessation, Depression and Weight

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


  • Consultant Psychiatrist in UMSC, 2016-2016, UMSC
  • LTE6673: Efficacy and Safety of 2mg/day of M100907 on sleep maintenance insomnia with a sub study of the effect of M100907 on stable type TT diabetes melitus : A one year, multi centre, randomized, double blind, placebo controlled study, 2010, Sanofi Aventis Sdn Bhd
  • Zonnic and Patch Study, 2010-2010, University of Otago, Wellington
  • A Prospective, Randomized, Active-controlled, Rater-blinded Study of the Prevention of Relapse Comparing Paliperidone Palmitate with Oral Resperidone in Adults with Recently-Diagnosed Schizophrenia Who Are at High Risk of Relapse, 2009-2009, Janssen Cilag
  • Smoking Cessation Program in Malaysia Oxygen (MOX), 2009-2009, Malaysia Oxygen
  • The Malaysian Neuroscience Initiative, 2009-2009, Ministry of Science, technology and Innovation
  • A one year multi-center, randomized, double- blind, parallel- group, fixed- dose, bifeprunox study combining a 12- week placebo, quetiapine referenced phases with a 12-month quetiapine- controlled phase in patients with schizophrenia, 2008-2008, Lundbeck
  • A Phase 3 Randomized, Placebo-Controlled, Clinical Trial to Study the Safety and Efficacy of Three Doses of Lubrosidone HCL in Acutely Psychotic Patients with Schizophrenia., 2008-2008, Quintiles
  • Randomized Placebo-Controlled Trial of The Safety and Efficacy of Aripiprazole in the Treatment of Amphetamine Type Stimulant Dependence, 2008-2008, Department of Psychological Medicine
  • A double-blind, randomized, parallel-group, placebo-controlled study of the safety, tolerability and efficacy following sequential dose regimes of Lu 31-130 to patients with schizophrenia, 2008-2008, Lundbeck
  • A double-blind, randomized, parallel-group, placebo- controlled study of the safety, tolerability and efficacy following sequential dose regimens Lu 31- 130 to patients with schizophrenia, 2008-2008, Lundbeck
  • Pharmacoepidemiological International Longitudinal Antipsychotic Registry, 2008-2008, Janssen Cilag
  • A prospective, observational study comparing the frequency of treatment emergent sexual dysfunction over 8 weeks in patients with major depressive disorder treated with either duloxetine hydrochloride or a selective serotonin receptor inhibitor antidepressant and evaluated for 6 month, 2008-2008, Eli Lilly
  • Empowering Dentist into the Smoking Cessation Program, 2008-2008, Pfizer Malaysia and Dental Practitioners
  • Efficacy and Safety of 2mg/day of M100907 on Sleep Maintenance Insomnia with a Sub-study of the effect of M100907 on stable Type II Diabetes Mellitus: a one year multi-center, randomized, double blind, placebo-controlled study, 2007-2007, Sanofi Aventis
  • Clinical Trial-R076477-SCA-3002. A randomized, double blind, placebo-controlled, parallel-group study to evaluate the efficacy and safety of flexible dose Paliperidone ER in the treatment of subject with Schizoaffective Disorder, 2006-2006, Janssen Cilag
  • A randomized, double blind, placebo-controlled, parallel-group study to evaluate the efficacy and safety of flexible dose Paliperidone ER in the treatment of subject with Schizoaffective Disorder, 2006-2006, Janssen Cilag
  • Clinical Study Protocol CL3-20098-052 Efficacy and safety of Agomelatine with flexible dose (25mg./day with potential adjustment to 50mg) given orally for 8 weeks in out-patients with Major Depressive Disorder, 2005-2005, Servier
  • A 3 month Epidemiology Study to Establish Characteristics of Asian Patients with Acute Major Depressive Disorder, 2005-2005, Eli Lilly

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


  • Scientific Chairperson, Klnac 2018, 2018, (International)
  • Invited Speaker - How to Start Mquit Clinic, Pre Kuala Lumpur Nicotine Addiction International Conference 2018, 2018, (International)
  • Plenary Speaker - Smoking & Mental Health, Kuala Lumpur Nicotine Addiction International Conference 2018, 2018, (International)
  • Scientific Reviewer, 12th Asia Pacific Conference On Tobacco or Health (Apact12th) , 2018, (International)
  • Kursus Klinik Berhenti Merokok, Unit Pembangunan Kesihatan Keluarga , Jkwpkl&P , 2018, (National)
  • Invited Speaker , Adolescent Health: Paediatric Professional Updates 2018, 2018, (University)
  • Plenary Speaker, 13th Asian Academy of Preventive Dentistry (Aapd 2018), 2018, (International)
  • The Gen.T List, Malaysia Tatler, 2018, (National)
  • Plenary Speaker : Smoking Cessation in Chronic Disease Patients : The Good, The Bad, The Ugly, Malaysian Thoracic Society Annual Congress (Mts Congress 2018), 2018, (National)
  • Plenary Speaker Ipoh Mental Health Conference, Ipoh Mental Health Conference Committee, 2017, (National)
  • Excellence Service Award, University Malaya, 2017, (University)
  • Malaysian Psychiatric Association (Mpa) Best Practice Award for Project On Smoking Cessation in Psychiatry Ward in Hukm, Mpa, 2015, (National)
  • Plenary Speaker for National Oral Health Research Conference, Dental Division, Ministry of Health, 2014, (International)
  • Sub-Editor The Malaysian Medical Gazette, The Malaysian Medical Gazette, 2014, (International)
  • Best Practice Award 2014 - Third Prize Winner, Early Career Psychiatrist, Malaysian Psychiatric Association, 2014, (National)
  • Scholarship to Attend The Tobacco Control Seminar Series, Ash, Cancer Society, Health Promotion Agency (Hpa), Heart Foundation, Smokefree Coalition, Tala Pasifika and Te Ara Hā Ora, 2014, (International)
  • Guest Writer for Malaysian Medical Gazette, Malaysian Integrated Medical Professional Association, 2013, (National)
  • Guest Writer for Newsletter, Malaysian Dental Association, 2013, (National)
  • Invited Speaker for Mpa Special Workshop On Addiction At The Cinp Conference On Addiction Medicine, Malaysian Psychiatric Association, 2013, (International)
  • Invited Speaker to 4th Dental Public Health Conference and Annual Meeting of The Malaysian Association of Dental Public Health Specialist, Malaysian Association of Dental Public Health Specialist, 2013, (National)
  • Invited Speaker to 15th Pacific Rim College of Psychiatrist, Pacific Rim College of Psychiatrist, 2012, (International)
  • Travel Award for Young Researchers, Young Psychiatrists Committee of Prcp 2012, 2012, (International)
  • Invited Speaker (Conference), Asian Academy of Preventive Dentistry, 2012, (International)
  • Senior Clinical Lecturer, National Addiction Centre, University of Otago, 2011, (International)
  • Phd Scholarship University of Otago, University of Otago, New Zealand, 2011, (International)
  • Travel Grant for Conference Attendance to Oceania Conference in Brisbane, Queensland Cancer Society, 2011, (International)
  • Travel Grant for Conference Attendence, University of Otago, 2011, (International)
  • Slab for Phd, Ministry Higher Education (Mohe), 2010, (International)
  • Journey to Recovery Case Write Up Competition, Astrazeneca Malaysia and Malaysian Psychiatric Association, 2010, (National)
  • Yongin Who Collaborating Center Fellowship for Community Mental Health, World Health Organization (Who) Collaborating Center, 2010, (International)
  • Nominated World Psychiatric Association (Wpa) Sponsorship Programme, World Psychiatric Association, National Institute Mental Health Bangadesh and Bangladesh Psychiatric Association, 2010, (International)
  • Invited Speaker (Conference), University Sains Islam Malaysia, 2009, (National)
  • Invited Speaker (Symposium), Faculty of Dentistry, University Kebangsaan Malaysia, 2009, (International)
  • Invited Speaker (Symposia), Addiction Medicine Association of Malaysia, 2009, (National)
  • Invited Speaker (Continuing Medical Education), Gleneagles Medical Centre, 2009, (Private)
  • Invited Speaker (Company Meeting), Pfizer Malaysia, 2009, (Private)
  • Invited Speaker (Workshop), Astra Zeneca Malaysia Sdn Bhd, 2008, (University)
  • Invited Speaker (Symposium), Lundbeck Malaysia Sdn Bhd, 2008, (National)
  • Consolation Prize for \\\"Best Paper Competition\\\" in Conjunction With The 6th Kuala Lumpur Mental Health Conference, 6th Kuala Lumpur Mental Health Conference Committee, 2008, (National)
  • Research Paper Competition At The Post Graduate Conference June 2008 Held in Avillion Hotel - 2nd Prize for Research Paper \"Validation of The Malay Version of The Multidimensional Scale of Perceived Social Support (Mspss-M) Among a Group of Medical Students in Faculty of Medicine, University Malaya\", University Malaya Medical Center and Eli Lilly, 2008, (National)
  • Journey to Recovery Award. Clinical Case Report Competition - 2nd Prize \"Clozapine Use in Adolescents\", Malaysian Psychiatric Association and Astrazeneca, 2007, (National)
  • Consolation Prize for \\\"Best Paper Competition\\\" in Conjunction With Free Paper Presentation During The 5th Kuala Lumpur Mental Health Conference, 5th Kuala Lumpur Mental Health Conference Committee, 2006, (National)
  • Skim Latihan Akademik Bumiputera (Slab) to Study Masters in University Malaya, Public Service Dept (Jpa) and University Malaya, 2005, (National)
  • Public Service Department Scholarship to Study Medicine in New Zealand, Public Service Department (Jpa), 1997, (National)

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


PLEANARY/KEYNOTE SPEAKER
  • Nicotine Addiction: Empowering Dentist into The Smoking Cessation Program, UNPAD 50th Anniversary and Scientific Conference, 2009-11-06 to 2009-11-07, Universitas Padjajaran, (International)
  • Bridging the Information Gap, 2012 Kuala Lumpur Nicotine Addiction Symposium, 2012-03-16 to 2012-03-17, University Malaya Centre of Addiction Sciences, (International)
  • Sindrom Kesihatan Mental, Simposium Psikologi dan Kaunseling "Mental Sihat Pemangkin Kesejahteraan Masyarakat, 2016-11-15 to 2016-11-16, Kementerian Kemajuan Luar Bandar dan Wilayah, (National)
  • Smoking and Mental Health, Kuala Lumpur Nicotine Addiction Conference 2018, 2018-07-10 to 2018-07-11, University Malaya Centre of Addiction Sciences (UMCAS), (International)
  • Adolescent and young adults: Psychological and behavioural point of view, N9 Oral health Scientific Conference 2019, 2019-06-29 to 2019-06-30, N9 Oral health Scientific Conference 2019, (National)
INVITED SEMINAR
  • General Management on Addiction With Special Focus on Psychostimulants , Ipoh Mental Health Conference, 2017-08-17 to 2017-08-19, Ipoh Hospital, (National)
  • Introduction to Addiction, Workshop on Addiction Psychiatry, 2017-08-17 to 2017-08-19, Ipoh Hospital, (National)
INVITED SPEAKER
  • "Doctor..just one last question..", Symposium on Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, 2008-10-18 to 2008-10-18, Lundbeck Malaysia Sdn. Bhd, (National)
  • Bipolar Disorder (Depression), REACH Workshop for Bipolar Disorder, 2008-10-24 to 2008-10-24, Astra Zeneca Sdn Bhd, (University)
  • Smoking Addiction: The Oral-Mental Health Link, Asian Oral Health Care Scientific Meeting and 2nd ASEAN Meeting on Dental Public Health Conference Nov 2008 , 2008-11-20 to 2009-02-22, Dental Public Health Department Faculty of Dentistry, Universitas Padjajaran, (International)
  • Puffing Your Life Away, Pfizer Company Meeting, 2009-01-22 to 2009-01-22, Pfizer Malaysia, (Pfizer Malaysia Meeting)
  • Workplace Addiction, Gleneagles Intan Medical Centre CME, 2009-06-11 to 2009-06-11, Gleneagles Intan Medical Centre, (Hospital CME)
  • Consensus in DST: An Evidence-based Medicine Approach, 6th National Conference in Addiction Medicine, 2009-10-23 to 2009-10-25, Addiction Medicine Association of Malaysia, (National)
  • Mental Health and the Senior Population, Geriatric Oral Care in Asian Countries Symposium, 2009-11-09 to 2009-11-09, University Kebangsaan Malaysia, Faculty of Dentistry, (International)
  • Depression: Causes & Treatment, 1st Annual Health Conference, USIM, 2009-11-21 to 2009-11-22, University Sains Islam Malaysia, (National)
  • Thinking Out of The Box: Quit Smoking Program as Part of Employee Assisted Program, 15th Malaysian Conference in psychological Medicine in conjunction with 10th ASEAN Federation Conference, 2010-06-23 to 2010-06-26, Malaysian Psychiatric Association, (International)
  • Benefits of Quitting, Community Social Responsibilty event on Oral Healthcare organized by Malaysian Dental association, collaboration with Ministry of Defense and GSK, 2011-07-24 to 2011-07-24, Malaysian Dental Association, collaboration with Ministry of Defense and GSK., (National)
  • Sharing of Experience: Research in the Region, Kuala Lumpur Nicotine Addiction Symposium 2012, 2012-03-16 to 2012-03-17, University Malaya Center of Addiction Sciences, (International)
  • Dentists as Important Agents of Change in Achieving A Smoke Free Nation, 10th Conference of Asian Academy of Preventive Dentistry , 2012-09-14 to 2012-09-16, Asian Academy of Preventive Dentistry, (International)
  • Networking Between Young Psychiatris: The Malaysian Experience, Pacific Rim College of Psychiatry Conference 2012, 2012-10-25 to 2012-10-27, Pacific Rim College of Psychiatry, (International)
  • Health Warning Messages for Tobacco Control, Do They Work? , 4th Dental Public Health Conference and Annual Meeting of the Malaysian Association Dental Public Health, 2013-03-16 to 2013-03-17, Malaysian Association Dental Public Health, (National)
  • Using Nicotine Replacement Treatment for Tobacco Dependence, Tobacco Dependence Treatment Training, 2013-03-20 to 2013-03-20, Department of Wellness and Health, Gleneagles, (National)
  • Latest Updates on Tobacco Dependence Treatment, Revision Course for Psychiatry, 2013-03-28 to 2013-03-28, Department of Psychiatry, HUKM, (National)
  • Smoking Cessation Program and Research Updates, Malaysian Psychiatric Association Special Workshop during the Regional CINP Meeting and Conferences, 2013-10-03 to 2013-10-03, MPA and CINP, (International)
  • Smoking Cessation program and research updates, CINP 2013 Special Congress, 2013-10-03 to 2013-10-03, MPA and CINP, (International)
  • New Zealand experience, The Endgame, Challneges for Tobacco Control , Mini Symposium: Tobacco Control Policies, 2014-11-12 to 2014-11-12, UMCAS and SPM, (University)
  • Future plan for building national quitlines , 2015 Asian Pacific Quitline Network Quitline Monitoring Workshop, 2015-08-05 to 2015-08-07, Chinese Centre for Disease Control and Prevention, (International)
  • Uplifting Smoking Cessation in Malaysia, International Conference on Addiction Prevention and Treatment (ICAPT), 2015-09-20 to 2015-09-20, UMCAS and Green Crescent Turkey, (International)
  • Teori Tingkahlaku dan Kaitannya dengan Merokok, TOT Program Pencegahan dan Intervensi Merokok dalam Kalangan PelajarSekolah Menerusi Perkhidmatan pergigian Sekolah, 2015-10-22 to 2015-10-23, MOH Bahagian Pergigian, (National)
  • Sports and Tobacco Control, 1Malaysia 2nd World congress in Sports & Exercise Medicine, 2015-11-04 to 2015-11-06, Society of Sports and exercise Medicine Malaysia, (International)
  • Motivational Interviewing in Smoking Cessation, 20th Congress of Asian Pacific Society of Respirology, 2015-12-03 to 2015-12-06, Asian Pacific Society of Respirology (APSR), (International)
  • Upholding Professionalism and Ethical Practice among Psychology Graduates: Challenges and Rewards, Global Perspectives on Professionalism and Ethical Practice at Work, 2015-12-18 to 2015-12-18, IMU Psychology Department, (University)
  • Introduction, Pharmacotherapy, Practical (How to run Quit Smoking Clinic in UM) and Role Play, Smoking Cessation, Organizing, Planning and Execution (SCOPE), 2016-01-30 to 2016-01-30, NARCC Group UMCAS, (National)
  • Introduction to SCOPE, Smoking is an Addiction, Behavioural Treatments for Smoking Cessation, Practical (How to run Quit Smoking Clinic in UM) and Role Play, Smoking Cessation, Organizing, Planning and Execution (SCOPE), 2016-02-02 to 2016-02-02, Nicotine Addiction Research Group UMCAS, (National)
  • Introduction, Pharmacotherapy and Assessment and Planning a Clinic, Smoking Cessation, Organizing, Planning and Execution (SCOPE), 2016-03-14 to 2016-03-14, Jabatan Kesihatan Negeri Sarawak, (National)
  • Introduction, Pharmacotherapy, Assessment and Planning a Quit Clini, Smoking Cessation, Organizing, Planning and Execution (SCOPE), 2016-03-14 to 2016-03-14, Nicotine Addiction Research Group UMCAS, (National)
  • The Tobacco/Smoking Dilemma: Challenges in Tobacco Control, 2nd Biennial Malaysian Association Dental Public Health Specialists (MADPHS) Scientific Conference and 7th Annual General Meeting 2016, 2016-03-26 to 2016-03-27, Malaysian Association Dental Public Health Specialists (MADPHS, (National)
  • Smoking is an addiction; Pharmacotherapy treatments for smoking, National TB and Lung Diseases Conference, 2016-03-31 to 2016-04-03, MOH and IPR, (National)
  • Misuse of E-cigarettes, 12th NATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON ADOLESCENT HEALTH, 2016-04-01 to 2016-04-03, Malaysian Association of Adolescent Health (MAAH), (National)
  • Teori Tingkahlaku, Training of Trainers Program for Prevention and Intervention of Smoking for Students at Schools Through Dental Officer Involvement, 2016-04-04 to 2016-04-06, Dental Public Health Division, Ministry of Health Malaysia, (National)
  • Introduction and Tobacco Control Policy, Smoking Cessation, Organizing, Planning and Execution (SCOPE), 2016-04-05 to 2016-04-05, Jabatan Kesihatan Melaka, (National)
  • Introduction, Behavioural support and Assessment and Planning a Quit Clinic, Smoking Cessation, Organizing, Planning and Execution (SCOPE), 2016-04-16 to 2016-04-16, LUC and Nicotine Addiction Research Group UMCAS, (National)
  • Introduction, Pharmacotherapy and Tobacco Control Policy, Smoking Cessation, Organizing, Planning and Execution (SCOPE), 2016-04-23 to 2016-04-23, Jabatan Kesihatan Kuala Langat, (National)
  • Electronic cigarettes and Vape: Health or Hazard, Power to Quit: Smoking Cessation Workshop, 2016-05-21 to 2016-05-21, Family Medicine Specialist Association and Pfizer, (National)
  • EAGLES: New Study, New Data, New Perspective, Nicotine Addiction Symposium in conjunction with UM111 (NASUM111), 2016-05-23 to 2016-05-23, Nicotine Addiction Research Group UMCAS, (International)
  • Introduction, Pharmacotherapy, Assessment and Planning a Quit Clinic, Smoking Cessation, Organizing, Planning and Execution (SCOPE), 2016-06-02 to 2016-06-02, Malaysian Psychiatric Association, (National)
  • Smoking Cessation Training and Curriculum, 2016 Sabah Tobacco Control Symposium, 2016-08-05 to 2016-08-06, Faculty of Medicine UMS and UMCAS, (National)
  • Electronic Cigarettes and Vaping: Help or Hazard, 2016 Sabah Tobacco Control Symposium, 2016-08-05 to 2016-08-06, faculty of Medicine UMS and UMCAS, (National)
  • Introduction & Harm to health, Smoking Cessation, Organizing, Planning and Execution (SCOPE), 2016-09-26 to 2016-09-26, Nicotine Addiction research Group UMCAS, (National)
  • What's in store for smoking cessation in Malaysia, Pharma+Bio Asia 2016 Conference, 2016-09-28 to 2016-09-29, Pharma+Bio Asia, (International)
  • EAGLES - Neuropsychiatric Safety and Efficacy of Smoking Cessation Treatments, CNS Summit 2016, 2016-10-27 to 2016-10-30, CNS Summit, (International)
  • Updates on guidelines to help smokers quit and Managing smoking cessation with special population patients, Family Medicine Specialist Symposium, 2016-11-05 to 2016-11-05, Johnson & Johnsons Sdn Bhd, (National)
  • Program Transisi Tahun 1 & Guru Penyayang, Program Transisi Tahun 1 & Guru Penyayang, 2017-01-17 to 2017-01-17, SK Sri Petaling, (School)
  • ntroduction to SCOPE, Smoking as an Addiction, Behavioural Therapy, Smoking Cessation Organizing, Planning & Execution (SCOPE) (Workshop), 2017-01-18 to 2017-01-19, NARCC of UMCAS, (National)
  • Introduction to SCOPE, Smoking as an Addiction, Pharmacotherapy Treatments, Assessment & Assisstance in Quitting Smoking, Smoking Cessation Organizing, Planning & Execution (SCOPE), 2017-02-14 to 2017-02-14, NARCC of UMCAS, (National)
  • Introduction to SCOPE, Smoking as an Addiction, Pharmacotherapy Treatments, Assessment & Assisstance in Quitting Smoking, Smoking Cessation Organizing, Planning & Execution (SCOPE) (Workshop), 2017-02-14 to 2017-02-14, NARCC of UMCAS, (National)
  • Introduction to SCOPE, Tobacco Control Policy, Pharmacotherapy Treatments, Assessment & Assisstance in Quitting Smoking, Smoking Cessation Organizing, Planning & Execution (SCOPE) (Workshop) (Workshop), 2017-02-19 to 2017-02-19, NARCC of UMCAS, (National)
  • Introduction to SCOPE, Smoking as an Addiction, Tobacco Control Policy, Assessment & Assisstance in Quitting Smoking & Behavioral Therapy in Smoking Cessation , Smoking Cessation Organizing, Planning & Execution (SCOPE), 2017-02-27 to 2017-02-28, NARCC of UMCAS, (National)
  • Introduction to SCOPE, Smoking as an Addiction, Pharmacotherapy Treatments, Assessment , Smoking Cessation Organizing, Planning & Execution (SCOPE) (Workshop), 2017-03-22 to 2017-03-22, NARCC of UMCAS, (National)
  • Pharmacotherapy Treatments, Assessment & Assisstance in Quitting Smoking, Mental health Conference, 2017-04-22 to 2017-04-22, NARCC of UMCAS, (International)
  • Ways Forward in Upscaling mQuit Services, FMSA Conference, 2017-08-03 to 2017-08-05, FMSA, (National)
  • Kesan dan rawatan berhenti merokok, Bahaya Rokok, 2017-12-05 to 2017-12-05, Jabatan Kejururawatan, (University)
  • Case Study, Scientific Writing Workshop, 2018-01-15 to 2018-01-15, Editorial Board, JUMMEC, (University)
  • Bipolar Disorder and Addiction, Lundbeck Bipolar Workshop, 2018-03-23 to 2018-03-25, Lundbeck Institute, (National)
  • Management of Substance Abuse in Primary Care - Opiod, Alcohol and Smoking, Specialized Skill Course: Taking Primary Care a Step Further , 2018-03-28 to 2018-03-29, Dept of Family Medicine, HUKM, (National)
  • Addiction Burden Among Adolescents, The 14th National Symposium on Adolescent Health, 2018-04-20 to 2018-04-21, Malaysian Association for Adolescent Health (MAAH), (National)
  • Smoking Cessation in Chronic Disease Patients : The good, the bad, the ugly , Malaysian Thoracic Socienty Annual Congress 2018, 2018-07-12 to 2018-07-15, Malaysian Thoracic Society, (International)
  • Depression, Bengkel halatuju program kesihatan mental dan penyalahgunaan substans peringkat negeri selangor, 2018-08-07 to 2018-08-09, Unit Kawalan Penyakit Tidak Berjangkit, Bahagian Kesihatan Awam, Negeri Selangor, (National)
  • Berhenti merokok, Kursus Pengukuhan Khidmat Berhenti Merokok (KBM) di Klinik Kesihatan, 2018-09-19 to 2018-09-19, JKWP, (National)
  • Substance Abuse: New Trends: Substance Abuse Among Youth., 5th ASEAN REGIONAL PRIMARY CARE CONFERENCE (ARPaC KL 2019), 2019-03-28 to 2019-03-30, Academy of Family Physicians of Malaysia, (International)
  • Multidiscipline collaborative research: sharing experience, International Association for Dental Research Malaysian Section (South-East Asian Division), 2019-03-30 to 2019-03-30, IADR Malaysia Section 2018-2020, (International)
  • Say No to Cigarettes, SEMINAR RESPIRATORI, 2019-08-20 to 2019-08-20, UMMC, (University)
  • Smoking & Health Promotion, Simposium Promosi Kesihatan 2019, 2019-10-01 to 2019-10-02, Institut Penyelidikan Tingkahlaku Kesihatan, (National)
  • Mental health:Is it important?, Mental health begin with me, 2019-10-19 to 2019-10-19, UMSC, (National)
  • Produktiviti kerja ke arah merealisaikan visi dan misi koperasi, Penceramah Bagi Program Bicara Profesional Kecerdasan Spiritual Meningkatkan Produktiviti Koperasi, 2019-10-23 to 2019-10-23, Pusat Penyelidikan Institut Koperasi Malaysia, (National)
  • The need to work on your mental health, Lets talk about mental health, 2019-11-09 to 2019-11-09, UMSC, (National)
  • Wellbeing, HRDF Conference & Exhibition 2019 , 2019-11-26 to 2019-11-27, Pembangunan Sumber Manusia Berhad (PSMB), (International)
EVENT ORGANISER
  • Tobacco Use Disorder The Science Revisited and the New DSM 5 and Treating Smokers Among the mentally Ill , Sabah Tobacco Control Symposium 2013, 2013-10-07 to 2013-10-07, UMCAS, UMS and QEH, (National)
  • Moving Towards an Endgame, 2015 Kuala Lumpur International Nicotine Addiction Conference, 2015-04-22 to 2015-04-24, University Malaya and University of Auckland, (International)
ORAL
  • Phenomenological Ethnic Differences in First Episode Schizophrenia Spectrum Disorder Patients, The 5th Kuala Lumpur Mental Health Conference 2006, 2006-12-07 to 2006-12-09, Malaysian Psychiatry Association, (National)
  • Reasons for Early Readmission into a Public Mental Institution in Malaysia., 13th Malaysian Conference on Psychological Medicine and the 1st National Conference on Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 2007-06-07 to 2007-06-09, Malaysian Psychiatric Association, (National)
  • Psychiatric Patients View And Attitude in Traditional And Alternative Medicine In Hospital Bahagia Ulu Kinta., 6th. Malaysian Psychiatric Convention & 9th. Johor Mental Health Convention, 2007-08-17 to 2007-08-19, Hospital Permai, Johor Bharu, (National)
  • Clozapine in Adolescents: A Case Report, 1st Borneo Mental Health Conference, 2007-12-13 to 2007-12-15, Hospital Sentosa, Sarawak, (National)
  • Quality of Life Assessment of Opioid Substance Abusers on Methadone Maintenance Therapy (MMT) in University Malaya Medical Centre, 1st Borneo Mental Health Conference, 2007-12-13 to 2007-12-15, Hospital Sentosa, Sarawak, (National)
  • Genetic Counseling For The Mentally Ill in University Malaya Medical Center: Are We There Yet?, 4th Sabah Mental Health Conference, 2008-05-23 to 2008-05-24, Hospital Bukit Padang, (National)
  • Validation of the Malay Version of the Multidimensional Scale of Perceived Social Support (MSPSS-M) Among A Group of Medical Students In Faculty of Medicine, University Malaya. , 2008 UMMC -Lilly Research Post Graduate Conference, 2008-06-20 to 2008-06-20, Malaysian Psychiatric Association, (National)
  • An Observational Study on The Need of Genetic Counselling in The Management of Mental Illness in University Malaya Medical Center, 10th Johor Mental Health Convention July 2008, 2008-07-10 to 2008-07-11, Hospital Permai, (National)
  • An Observational Study on The Need of Genetic Counselling in The Management of Mental Illness in University Malaya Medical Centre. , 10th Johor Mental Health Convention, 2008-07-18 to 2008-07-19, Hospital Permai, (National)
  • Depression Post Myocardial Infarct: A Preliminary Study, 6h Kuala Lumpur Mental Health Conference, 2008-10-20 to 2008-10-22, Kuala Lumpur Hospital, (National)
  • Understanding on Mental Illness Among health Assistance in a mental Institution, 6th Kuala Lumpur Mental Health Conference, 2008-10-20 to 2008-10-22, Kuala Lumpur Hospital, (National)
  • Detection For Depression Using The Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale in Patients Post Myocardial Infarct, 14th Malaysian Conference in Psychological Medicine, 2009-06-19 to 2009-06-20, Malaysian Psychiatric Association, (National)
  • Biopsychosocial - Spiritual Management in Addiction: A Revisit, 14th Malaysian Conference on Psychological Medicine, 2009-06-19 to 2009-06-20, Malaysian Psychiatric Association, (National)
  • Empowering Dental Practitioners into The Smoking Cessation Program:A Joint Venture, 14th Malaysian Conference on Psychological Medicine, 2009-06-19 to 2009-06-20, Malaysian Psychiatric Association, (National)
  • Detection For Depression Using The Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (HADS) In Patients Post Myocardial Infarction, 14th Malaysian Conference of Psychological Medicine, 2009-07-14 to 2009-07-16, Malaysian Psychiatric Association, (National)
  • Biopsychosocial-Spiritual Management in Addiction: A Revisit, 14th Malaysian Conference of Psychological Medicine, 2009-07-14 to 2009-07-16, Malaysian Psychiatric Association, (National)
  • Nicotine Addiction Research & Collaborating Centre (NARCC): An Introduction, Johor Bahru Mental Health Conference, 2009-07-16 to 2009-07-17, Hospital Permai, (National)
  • A Case of Auto-cannibalism in A Teaching Hospital in Malaysia, 15th Johor Mental Health Conference, 2009-07-16 to 2009-07-17, Permai Hospital, Johor Bahru, (National)
  • Patients Attending Psychiatric Outpatient Clinic of University Malaya Medical Center (UMMC): A Retrospective Study. , 3rd Sarawak Mental Health Conference in Kuching on 6-8th August 2009, 2009-08-06 to 2009-08-08, Hospital Mesra Sarawak, (National)
  • Alcohol Use And Psychosocial Correlates Among Orang Asli In Peninsular Malaysia, Sarawak Mental Health Conference, 2009-08-06 to 2009-08-08, Hospital Mesra Sarawak, (National)
  • Malaysian Academic Psychiatrist and Nicotine Addiction: A Perspective To Ponder, 5th Sabah Mental health Conference, 2011-03-31 to 2011-04-02, Hospital Mesra Sabah, (National)
  • A Mixed Method Approach in the Study of Depression in Patients Undergoing Tobacco Cessation Treatment, Addiction Research Symposium, 2011-08-15 to 2011-08-15, National Addiction Centre, (National)
  • Disappearance of Flight MH370: Lessons Learned on Psychosocial Response to an Unprecedented Disaster, 18th Malaysian Conference on Psychological Medicine and the 1st Asian Federation of Psychiatrists Associations regional Meeting, 2014-05-23 to 2014-05-24, Malaysian Psychiatric Association, (International)
  • Weight, Food Addiction and Quitting Smoking., 18th Malaysian Conference on Psychological Medicine and the 1st Asian Federation of Psychiatrists Associations regional Meeting, 2014-05-23 to 2014-05-24, Malaysian Psychiatric Association, (International)
  • The Endgame, Malaysian National Symposium on Tobacco Control, 2014-06-14 to 2014-06-15, Malaysian Council for Tobacco Control, (National)
  • Qualitative evaluation of healthcare providers experience in conducting smoking cessation consultation at public healthcare facilities in Malaysia , Apacph-Kl Early Career Global Public Health Conference , 2019-04-11 to 2019-04-12, Social & Preventive Medicine, (International)
  • Effectiveness of a tailored training programme for smoking cessation intervention: A controlled trial to evaluate a program for healthcare providers, SRNT-E conference 2019, 2019-09-12 to 2019-09-14, SRNT, (International)
  • A Qualitative study on designing a Digital Health Intervention for Smoking Cessation Apps, Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco - Europe, 2019-09-12 to 2019-09-14, SRNT-E, (International)
POSTER
  • Phenomenological Ethnic Differences in First Episode Schizophrenia Spectrum Disorder Patients, Australasian Society for Psychiatric Research in conjunction with World Psychiatric Association Conference, 2007-11-28 to 2007-12-02, World Psychiatry Association, (International)
  • Factor Affecting Readmission in A teaching Hospital in Malaysia., Australasian Society for Psychiatric Research in conjunction with World Psychiatric Association Conference, 2007-11-28 to 2007-12-02, World Psychiatry Association, (International)
  • EARLY INTERVENTION CENTER (EIC) IN THE DETECTION OF IPOLAR AFFECTIVE DISORDER IN MALAYSIA, 3rd Biennial Conference of the International Society for Bipolar Disorders, 2008-01-27 to 2008-01-30, International Society for Bipolar Disorders, (International)
  • The Use of Clozapine In An Asian Child With Schizophrenia, 4th Regional CINP meeting of the Pacific and Asia regions of CINP, 2008-03-02 to 2008-03-05, Collegium Internationale Neuro-Psychopharmacologicum, (International)
  • A Case of Stillnox Dependence in a teaching Hospital in Malaysia, Pacific Rim College of Psychiatrist Conference 2008, 2008-10-30 to 2008-11-02, Pacific Rim College of Psychiatrist, (International)
  • Depression Post Myocardial Infarction: A Cross Sectional Study in University Malaya Medical Center, 9th World Congress of Biological Psychiatry., 2009-06-28 to 2009-07-02, World Congress of Biological Psychiatrist, (International)
  • High Dose of Escitalopram in The Treatment of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder in a Teaching Hospital in Malaysia, 9th World Congress in biological Psychiatry, 2009-06-28 to 2009-07-02, World Congress of Biological Psychiatrist, (International)
  • Empowering Dental Practitioners Into The Smoking Cessation Program: A National Study, Postgraduate Poster Evening with a poster competition, 2010-11-09 to 2010-11-09, Postgraduate Society University of Otago, Christchurch, (University)
  • Empowering Dental Practitioners into The Smoking Cessation Program: A National Study, 15th World Conference on Tobacco and Health, 2012-03-20 to 2012-03-24, Health Promotion Board, Singapore, (International)
  • The Christchurch earthquakes: Effects on Smoking Relapse of Participants Involved in a Randomised Clinical Trial, 15th World Conference on Tobacco and Health, 2012-03-20 to 2012-03-24, Health Promotion Board, Sinagapore, (International)
  • The Use of QCSRF and NEEDNT Questionnaires to Monitor Weight Gain Post Cessation, Australian Smoking Cessation Conference, 2013-11-06 to 2013-11-08, Australian Association for Smoking Cessation Practitioner, (International)
  • PRINTING OF TEXT HEALTH WARNING MESSAGES ON EVERY STICK OF CIGARETTE , NIH Research Week 2014, 2014-11-24 to 2014-11-24, MOH, Malaysia, (National)
  • Smoking cessation service in psychiatry, International Conference on Addiction Prevention and Treatment (ICAPT), 2015-09-19 to 2015-09-20, University Malaya Centre of Addiction Sciences, (International)
  • Electronic cigarette trends in the Malaysian media, International Conference on Addiction Prevention and Treatment (ICAPT), 2015-09-19 to 2015-09-20, University Malaya Centre of Addiction Sciences, (International)
  • A case of Korsakoff in a Chinese female Malaysian., International Conference on Addiction Prevention and Treatment (ICAPT), 2015-09-19 to 2015-09-20, University Malaya Centre of Addiction Sciences, (International)
  • Knowledge and Practice on Smoking Cessation Among Healthcare Providers in Malaysia: A Preliminary Report, Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco Europe. 17th Annual Conference, 2016-09-08 to 2019-09-10, SRNT-E, (International)
  • Smoking Prevention Among Adolescents, SMMGP RCGP | 24th Annual Conference; Managing Drug And Alcohol Problems In Primary Care, 2019-12-30 to 2019-12-31, RCGP, (International)
PRESENTER
  • Introduction to Mental Disorder, SAHABAT Society UMMC Visit to Department of Psychological Medicine, 2005-05-28 to 2005-05-28, Department of Psychological Medicine, (University)
  • Empowering Dental Practitioners Into The Smoking Cessation Program: A Joint Venture, 14th Malaysian Conference of Psychological Medicine, 2009-07-14 to 2009-07-16, Malaysian Psychiatric Association, (National)
  • Nicotine Addiction research & Collaboration Centre (NARCC): Empowering Dentists Into The Smoking Cessation Program., World Psychiatric Association Regional Meeting, 2010-01-21 to 2010-01-23, World Psychiatric Association, Bangladesh Association Psychiatry, (International)
  • Quality of Life Among those with Depression After A Myocardial Infarction, World Psychiatric Association (WPA) Regional Conference, 2010-01-21 to 2010-01-23, WPA, Bangladesh Association of Psychiatry, (International)
  • University Malaya Centre of Addiction Sciences, 1st National Seminar of Substance USe Disorder and Infectious Diseases, 2010-01-30 to 2010-01-31, INFORMM, Penang, (National)
  • Developing a Teaching Module on Tobacco Contro For Health Care Professionals, 10th APACT, 2013-08-19 to 2013-08-21, APACT, (International)
  • Tobacco Use Disorder: The Science Revised and DSM V, 2013 Sabah Tobacco Control Symposium, 2013-10-07 to 2013-10-07, UMCAS, UMS, QEH, (National)
  • Treating Smokers Among the Mentally Ill., 2013 Sabah Tobacco Control Symposium, 2013-10-07 to 2013-10-07, UMCAS, UMS, QEH, (National)
  • Smoking and Mental Health, Administrative Psychiatry & Professional Skills Development Course, 2015-09-07 to 2015-09-09, Ministry of Health and Malaysian Psychiatric Association, (National)
  • The impact of smoking cessation training on knowledge, attitude ad self-efficacy among healthcare providers., Society for Research in Nicotine and Tobacco Annual - Europe, 2018-09-05 to 2018-09-08, Society For Research in Nicotine and Tobacco, (International)
OTHERS
  • Empowering Dentist into The Smoking Cessation Program, Empowering Dentist into The Smoking Cessation Program, 2009-06-25 to 2009-06-25, Nicotine Addiction Research & Collaborating Centre, (National)
  • Empowering Dentist into The Smoking Cessation Program, Empowering Dentist into The Smoking Cessation Program - workshop 2, 2009-08-05 to 2009-08-05, Nicotine Addiction Research & Collaborating Centre, (National)
  • -, Tobacco Control Seminar Series, 2014-02-20 to 2014-02-20, Health Promotion Agency New Zealand, (International)
  • Do we know what are the predictors for smoking cessation intervention behaviour among health care providers in Malaysia?, 12th APRU GHC, 2018-10-29 to 2018-10-30, APACTH , (International)

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


  • Clinical consultant, befrienders, 2017, 24, (National)
  • Smoking Cessation Specialist, National Addiction Centre, University of Otago, Christchurch, 2012, 36, (International)
  • Senior Clinical Lecturer, National Addiction Centre, University of Otago, Christchurch, 2011, 36, (International)
  • Fellowship Program In Community Mental Health, Yongin World Health Organization Collaborating Center in Korea, 2010, 1, (International)
  • Elective in Medical Education Research and Develpoment Unit (MERDU), Dept. Psycholoical Medicine, 2009, 1, (University)

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


  • National Strategic Plan for Tobacco Control 2015 -2020, Ministry of Health Malaysia, Expert Advisor, 2016-Present, (National)
  • Committee Member for ISAM 2013, International Society of Addiction Medicine, Committee Member, 2013-2013, (International)
  • Training on Smoking Cessation: Empowering Dentist into the Smoking Cessation program, Dental Health Division, Wilayah Perseketuan, Clinical Consultant, 2012-2012, (National)
  • Technical committee for "IMPROVING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF PICTORIAL HEALTH WARNINGS ON CIGARETTE PACKAGES", Ministry of Health, Malaysia, Expert Advisor, 2012-Present, (National)
  • Update for Clinical Practice Guideline on Smoking Cessation 2003, Ministry of Health, Malaysia, Technical Advisor, 2011-2017, (National)
  • Neuroscience Initiative, Malaysia Organization for Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI), Resource Person, 2009-2009, (National)
  • Scientific Committee for the 12th Congress of Asean Federation of Psychiatry and Mental Health (AFPMH) and 15th Malaysian Conference on Psychological Medicine (MCPM), Malaysian Psychiatric Association, Committee Member, 2009-2010, (International)
  • SMART partnership with Agency AntiDadah kebangsaan (AADK) organized by SCOPE Consultancy, SCOPE Consultancy, Resource Person, 2009-2009, (National)
  • Workshop on Conjoint Postgraduate 5 yearly review, National Conjoint Board in Psychiatry, Resource Person, 2008-2008, (National)

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


  • Plos One Journal, Article In Journal ,  (  - 2013)
  • Editorial Board Member JUMMEC, Article In Journal ,  (2018 - 2020)
  • Reviewer for APJPH, Article In Journal ,  (2017 - 2017)
  • SRNT 2017 abstract reviewer, Abstracts ,  (2017 - 2017)
  • Reviewer for Neurology Asia, Article In Journal ,  (2016)
  • Reviewer for article in journal International Journal of Clinical Pharmacy (IJCP), Article In Journal ,  (2015 - 2015)
  • Reviewer for Journal of Addiction Medicine, Article In Journal ,  (2014)
  • Reviewer for Journal BMJ open, Article In Journal ,  (2014 - 2014)
  • Reviewer for Journal of Addiction Medicine, Article In Journal ,  (2014 - 2014)
  • Reviewer for Journal of Addiction Medicine, Article In Journal ,  (2014 - 2014)
  • Malaysian Journal of Psychiatry, Article In Journal ,  (2013)
  • PlosOne Journal, Article In Journal ,  (2013 - 2013)
  • International Journal of Social Psychiatry, Article In Journal ,  (2013 - 2013)
  • International Journal of Clinical Pharmacy, Article In Journal ,  (2012 - 2012)
  • ASEAN Journal of Psychiatry, Article In Journal ,  (2012 - 2012)

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


  • Acquisition of Exercise Bicycle and Aquarium For Psychiatry Ward UMMC 2006 from SAHABAT Society UMMC, (Community),   until  
  • Community program in Subang Jaya, (Community), 12/01/2020 until 12/01/2020
  • Guest on TV3 Malaysia Wanita Hari Ini: Saringan kesihatan mental sebelum timbul masalah lebih serius @ seawal remaja, (Community), 30/10/2019 until 30/10/2019
  • Penceramah jemputan Pusat Penyelidikan Institut Koperasi Malaysia Bagi Program Bicara Profesional Kecerdasan Spiritual Meningkatkan Produktiviti Koperasi, (Community), 23/10/2019 until 23/10/2019
  • Targeting teens, (National), 18/08/2019 until 18/08/2019
  • Guest on Astro Awani: Kepentingan menguruskan kesihatan mental, (Community), 15/08/2019 until 15/08/2019
  • 'Vape tak sesuai rawat ketagih rokok' , (National), 04/08/2019 until 04/08/2019
  • Guest on BFM Radio. Psychiatry series: community advocates, (National), 04/07/2019 until 04/07/2019
  • Guest on JinnyBoy TV: Mamak Station: COmmiting Suicide: Mental health and How to Seek help, (National), 15/06/2019 until 15/06/2019
  • Wanita dan skizofrenia? Kampus Uols, (University), 09/05/2019 until 09/05/2019
  • Guest on Wanita Hari Ini, TV3: Kerja :Lebih Masa Mengundang Padah, (Community), 10/04/2019 until 10/04/2019
  • KKM cadang kurangkan nikotin dalam rokok, (National), 04/01/2019 until 04/01/2019
  • Move to reduce nicotine in cigarettes to be studied - Lee Boon Chy, (National), 04/01/2019 until 04/01/2019
  • Guest on BFM radio: Health & Living: Psychiatry series: Smoking is an addiction, (Community), 03/01/2019 until 03/01/2019
  • Please stop hurting us, (National), 09/12/2018 until 09/12/2018
  • Vapes being marketed as weight loss products , (National), 02/12/2018 until 02/12/2018
  • Guest on Bernama News Channel. Segment Ruang Bicara. Kesihatan Mental: Cabaran Dunia Baru., (National), 08/10/2018 until 10/10/2018
  • ABLE Exhibition - Mental Health Art Exhibition, (Community), 01/10/2018 until 30/11/2018
  • Guest on TV3. Segment Wanita Hari Ini. Kemurungan Selepas Bersalin, (National), 26/09/2018 until 26/09/2018
  • Guest for TV Al Hijrah - Stress the Silent Killer, (National), 24/09/2018 until 24/09/2018
  • Customers or secondhand smoke, groups have their say , (National), 08/09/2018 until 08/09/2018
  • Guest on Era FM - Mental Health, (National), 30/08/2018 until 30/08/2018
  • Guest on Bernama Radio - Gangguan Seksual terhadap lelaki. Siapa pembelanya?, (National), 18/07/2018 until 18/07/2018
  • Guest for TV3 on the segment Wanita Hari Ini , - Benarkah Murung Boleh Membunuh?, (National), 04/07/2018 until 04/07/2018
  • Guest on TV3- Benarkah kemurungan boleh membunuh?, (National), 04/07/2018 until 04/07/2018
  • Right to clean air, (National), 18/03/2018 until 18/03/2018
  • Guest on Astro Oasis. Segment Bismillah Ad Dhuha. Bahaya ke Bipolar Disorder?, (National), 23/02/2018 until 23/02/2018
  • Raising cigarette prices is one sure way to stub out this bad habit, (National), 18/02/2018 until 18/02/2018
  • Guest for Zayan FM 104.9 on the segment Salam Bros with Mawi and Anas to discuss on Kemurungan, (National), 12/01/2018 until 12/01/2018
  • Guest for Astro Oasis on the Segment Bismilla Ad Duha to discuss on microsleep. Channel 106 Astro, (National), 04/01/2018 until 04/01/2018
  • Was interviewed on ERA FM on depression, (National), 28/12/2017 until 28/12/2017
  • Interview by The Star on Children and Addiction, (National), 10/12/2017 until 10/12/2017
  • Organised Man Ride with The Bike Artisans, Befrienders and Psyberr for mental health awareness, (National), 01/10/2017 until 01/10/2017
  • Interview by New Straits Time on "Kiddie Pack", (National), 23/09/2017 until 23/09/2017
  • Interviewed in The Star for Social Media Dependence, (National), 21/05/2017 until 21/05/2017
  • Opinion on smoking in schools published in The Star, (National), 12/03/2017 until 12/03/2017
  • Interview by The Star on smoking in schools, (National), 05/03/2017 until 05/03/2017
  • Chair and organizaer for Mental Health Art Exhibition and Awareness Month, (National), 01/10/2016 until 31/10/2016
  • Organize Mental Health Awareness Month and Art Exhibition, (National), 01/10/2016 until 31/10/2016
  • Produced A video on Depression together with Dr Hafiz and Dr Syaril for the Mental Health Art Exhibition - Video is in URL, (National), 01/10/2016 until 31/10/2016
  • Panelist on Forum - Polemik Vape, (National), 04/12/2015 until 04/12/2015
  • Letter to editor: - Smoking has no place in varsities - published in The Star newspaper, (National), 02/12/2015 until 02/12/2015
  • Letter to editor: - Step in the right direction - published in The Star newspaper, (National), 12/11/2015 until 12/11/2015
  • Letter to editor: - Time to regulate electronic cigarettes - published in The Star newspaper, (National), 27/10/2015 until 27/10/2015
  • Quoted in The Star Newspaper as part of the "Do Something Amazing" campaign, (National), 23/06/2015 until 23/06/2015
  • TV interview with Bernama TV on illicit tobacco trade, (National), 14/05/2015 until 14/05/2015
  • Radio interview on BFM89.9 on Quitting Smoking, (National), 30/01/2015 until 30/01/2015
  • Organised and executed social media campaign together with the Malaysian Medical Gazette using #smokefreeMY from 26-31/5/2014, (National), 26/05/2014 until 31/05/2014
  • Member of smokefree Canterbury initiative, an NGO which attempts to ensure Christchurch is smoke free, (International), 01/01/2013 until 31/12/2013
  • Public Talk on Benefits of Quitting - Community Social Responsibilty event on Oral Healthcare organized by Malaysian Dental association, collaboration with Ministry of Defense and GSK., (National), 24/07/2011 until 24/07/2011
  • Interview of Panic Disorder on NTV7 for the Breakfast show, (Country), 22/05/2009 until 22/05/2009
  • Interview regarding Increasing Rates of Mental Illness, broadcast live on Channel 9 \"Nasi lemak and kopi- o\" segment, (Country), 25/01/2009 until 25/01/2009

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
(Product Name), (Type), (Reference), (Year), (Level).


  • GEMPAQ , TRADEMARK, 21/02/2017, (UNIVERSITY)
  • Logo for GEMPAQ Smoking Cessation Apps, TRADEMARK, 25/02/2019, (UNIVERSITY)
  • The SCOPE training, COPYRIGHT, 04/01/2016, (NATIONAL)
  • E-Cigarette booklet Malay, Mandarin & English version, COPYRIGHT, LY20184529, 22/03/2018, (UNIVERSITY)

SUPERVISION


POST GRADUATE STUDENT
(Name of Degree), (Name of Candidates), (Title of Thesis), (Academic Session)

Completed
  • Master Degree, Sughashini Subramaniam, The Prevalence of Psychiatric Dual Diagnosis Among Inpatients in a Psychiatric Hospital in Sabah, 2016/2017
  • Master Degree, Lim Poh Khuen, The relationship between smartphone addiction and depression: Prevalence and its association with severity of depression, 2016/2017
  • Master Degree, Malini Elangovan, Tobacco smoking: prevalence and intention to quit among HIV positive patient and associated psychosocial correlates, 2015/2016
  • Master Degree, Lim Sze Hui, Prevalence of Alcohol Use Among patients with Traumatic Brain Injury in Malaysia's Urban Hospital, 2015/2016
  • Master Degree, Ishwary, Open Label, Head to Head Comparison Between Prucalopride and Lactulose For the Treatment of Clozapine Induced Constipation, 2015/2016
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Aziemah Zulkifli, Health Risk Assessment of Electronic Cigarette Use Among Adults in Klang Valley, Selangor, 2014/2015
  • Master Degree, Nurzamhuda Zamli, Tobacco Use Disorder in Major Depressive Disorder: The Prevalence and Associated Factors, 2014/2015
  • Master Degree, Meena Ramasamy, Nicotine Use Disorder and Anxiety Disorder, 2012/2013
  • Master Degree, Razjeh Robert, Alcohol Use Disorder among Long House Iban Population at Pantu District Sri Aman Sarawak, 2009/2010

Ongoing
  • Master Degree, Mohd Miharbei Bin Mohd Firdaus, -
  • Master Degree, Vijay A/l Ganasan, -
  • Master Degree, Amir Zulhilmi Bin Yahaya, -, 2017/2018
  • Master Degree, Ong Jen Yeung, -, 2017/2018
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Dr Rashidi Mohamed Bin Pakri Mohamed, Intensive Group Counseling vs Intensive Individual Intervention for Smoking Cessation: A Randomized Control Trial, 2016/2017

Terminated
  • Master Degree, Nurul Ain Sharudin, Alcohol consumption Among Pregnant women in Sabah, 2015/2016
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Meor Adzhary Bin Sagiruddin, The Effects of the Smoking Ban Policy on the Malaysian Army Recruits: A Prospective Cohort., 2014/2015
FIRST DEGREE/DIPLOMA/PRE-DEGREE
(Course Title), (Academic Session), (No. of Candidates)

Completed
  • Knowledge and practices of tobacco dependence treatment amongst alumni medical students, 2015/2016, 1
  • The associated risk between smoking and squamous cell carcinoma of the cervix among cervical cancer women in UMMC, 2015/2016, 2
  • Tobacco Control Policy Awareness Among Undergraduate Students of University of Malaya, 2015/2016, 1
  • Awareness, Knowledge and Perception of Postpartum Psychosis, 2015/2016, 5
  • Smoking Cessation Practices amongst House Officers, 2012/2013, 1
  • Prevalence of Stress Among Undergraduate Medical Student, 2012/2013, 2
  • Patients Attending Psychiatric Outpatient Clinic: A Retrospective Study, 2008/2009, 5

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


POST GRADUATE
  • Anxiety Disorders, 2018/2019(1), 15, 1
  • General Psychiatry, 2018/2019(1,2,3), 4, 110
  • , 2018/2019(1,2,3), 4, 110
  • Nicotine Addiction, 2012/2013(2), 6, 1
  • General Psychiatry Clinical Teaching, 2009/2010, 2, 10
FIRST DEGREE
  • Practical Aspects of Self Care, 2019/2020(1), 180, 1
  • Harm Reduction, 2018/2019(1), 180, 1
  • Smoking Cessation, 2018/2019(1), 180, 1
  • Harm Reduction, 2017/2018(1), 180, 1
  • Smoke Cessation, 2017/2018(1), 180, 1
  • , 2017/2018(1), 20, 72
  • Nicotine Dependence - Pharmacotherapy and behavioural, 2015/2016(3), 20, 4
  • Nicotine Dependence, 2015/2016, 100, 20
  • Nicotine Addiction, 2015/2016(1,2,3), 35, 2
  • Psychiatry Rotation, 2015/2016(1,2,3), 35, 16
  • PTSD, Acute Stress Reaction and Adjustment Disorder, 2015/2016(3), 25, 2
  • Psychiatry Rotation, 2014/2015(3), 35, 16
  • Nicotine Addiction, 2013/2014, 100, 2
  • Nicotine Addiction, 2011/2012(1,2,3), 100, 2
  • Nicotine Addiction, 2010/2011(2,3), 100, 2
  • Nicotine Dependence, 2009/2010(2), 100, 20