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Associate Prof. Dr. Choo Wan Yuen

Department of Social and Preventive Medicine
Faculty of Medicine
 
  +603-79674930
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  ccwy@um.edu.my
  Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
 
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BIBLIOMETRIC DATA


 Total Articles in Publication List  52
 Articles With Citation Data  35
 Sum of the Times Cited   296
 Average Citations per Article   8.46
 h-index   11
 Co-authors   Collaboration Network
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ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification), (Institution).



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


  • International Society for the Prevention of Child Abuse & Neglect (IPSCAN), Member, 2005 to 2008, (International)
  • Persatuan Kakitangan Akademik Universiti Malaya, Member, 2008, (University)
  • International Society for Prevention of Child abuse and Neglect, Member, 2014 to 2014, (International)
  • International Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse, Member, 2016 to 2016, (International)
  • International Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse (INPEA), Member, 2017 to 2017, (International)
  • Malaysian Association of Scientific Research in Psychiatry (MASRP), Member, 2017 to 2018, (National)
  • International Society for Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect (IPSCAN), Member, 2017 to 2018, (International)

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


  • Head, Research Management Center, Faculty of Medicine Dean's Office, Faculty of Medicine, 01/09/2017 to 31/08/2019 (Head, Research Management Centre, Faculty of Medicine)
  • Coordinator, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, 01/08/2017 to 31/07/2018 (Coordinator Biostatistics Discipline)
  • Programme Coordinator, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, 01/01/2017 to 31/07/2018 (Doctor of Public Health Programme Coordinator)
  • Ahli Jawatankuasa Pengurusan Risiko Fakulti Perubatan, Faculty of Medicine Dean's Office, Faculty of Medicine, 01/05/2016 to 30/04/2018 (Ahli Jawatankuasa Pengurusan Risiko Fakulti Perubatan)
  • Ahli Jawatankuasa Violence Intervention Committee Pusat Perubatan UM, Faculty of Medicine Dean's Office, Faculty of Medicine, 01/01/2016 to 31/12/2016 (Ahli Jawatankuasa Violence Intervention Committee Pusat Perubatan UM)
  • Scientific Committee Member, Faculty of Medicine Dean's Office, Faculty of Medicine, 07/07/2014 to 28/10/2015 (10th Asia Pacific Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect)
  • Committee Member for Scientific and Organizing Committee, 46th Asia Pacific Conference On Public Health, 2014, Faculty of Medicine Dean's Office, Faculty of Medicine, 01/01/2014 to 31/12/2014
  • Committee, UM Public Health Symposium 2014, Faculty of Medicine Dean's Office, Faculty of Medicine, 01/12/2013 to 31/03/2014
  • Consultancy for Research Methodology and Statistic Clinic, Faculty of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine Dean's Office, Faculty of Medicine, 01/11/2013 to 31/08/2014
  • Committee Member, Violence Intervention Committee, Ummc, Faculty of Medicine Dean's Office, Faculty of Medicine, 21/05/2012 to 31/12/2014
  • Unit Head, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, 01/01/2012 to 30/06/2014 (Epidemiology and Statistics Unit)
  • Scientific Committee Member, 1st Asia Pacific Conference On Clinical Epidemiology & Evidence Based Medicine, 2012, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, 06/07/2011 to 08/07/2012
  • Editor, Spm Department Annual Report 2008, 2009, 2010, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, 31/12/2008 to 01/09/2011

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area).


  • Epidemiology (Violence, child maltreatment, elder mistreatment, health research methods, epidemiology, biostatistics, adolescent health, elderly health)
  • Medical and Health Sciences, Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health and Safety Sciences


RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
(Publication).


Book

2017
  • Mohd Hairi, F., Hairi, N.N., Choo W. Y., Othman, S., Koh, E.Y., Md Mokhtar, M.H.A. (2017). Panduan Penjaga Warga Emas. Kuala Lumpur: Julius Centre University of Malaya. 
  • Othman, S., Hanum, F., Syed Abdul Karim, S.N., Mohd Hairi, F., Hairi, N.N., Choo W. Y.(2017). Identifying and managing elderly abuse and neglect: a guide for Primary Care Doctors. Kuala Lumpur: Julius Centre University of Malaya. 
  • Hanum, F., Choo W. Y., Suriyati, A.Z., Othman, S. Mohd Hairi, F., Hairi, N.N.(2017). Manual Fasilitator: Pengendalian Kes Penderaan dan Pengabaian Warga Emas di Peringkat Primer. Kuala Lumpur: University of Malaya. 

2016
  • Karuthan Chinna, Choo Wan Yuen. 2016. Statistical Analysis Using SPSS. 3rd Edition. Pearson 

2014
  • Marret, Mary J. & Choo, Wan-Yuen. 2014. Use of ICT by Minors: Key Project Findings. Kuala Lumpur: University of Malaya. 

2013
  • Cheah IGS, Choo WY. Child maltreatment prevention readiness assessment in Malaysia. Kuala Lumpur: University of Malaya Press. 

2012
  • Karuthan Chinna, Krishnakumari Karuthan, Choo Wan Yuen. Statistical analysis using SPSS. Kuala Lumpur: Pearson, 2012. 
  • Chinna,K. & Choo,WY. 2015. Statistical analysis using SPSS (2nd edition). Kuala Lumpur: Pearson. 
Chapter in Book

2017
  • Choo, W.Y., Hairi, N.H., Hairi, F., et al. (2017). Prevent elder abuse and neglect Initiative. in Siti Zaharah Jamaluddin et al. (Eds.), Protecting the elderly against abuse and neglect: Legal and social strategies. (pp. 1-5). Kuala Lumpur: University of Malaya Press. 

2013
  • Low WY, Ng CJ, Ng CW, Choo WY, Tong WT. 2013. Learning from the past: Changing policies concerning the double disease burden in Malaysia. In Lewis M. J., MacPherson K.L. (Eds). Health Transitions and the Double Disease Burden in Asia and the Pacific : Histories of Responses to Communicable and Noncommunicable Diseases. Routledge 
Article in Academic Journals

2017
  • Sooryanarayana R, Wan-Yuen C, Noran N Hairi. (2017) Alone and Lonely: A Case Report on Elder Abuse in Malaysia. J Am Med Dir Assoc. 18(5), 447. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yunus RM, Wazid SW, Hairi NN, Choo WY, Hairi FM, Sooryanarayana R, et al. (2017). Association between elder abuse and poor sleep: A cross-sectional study among rural older Malaysians. PLoS ONE 12(7): e0180222. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Marret MJ, Choo WY Factors associated with online victimisation among Malaysian adolescents who use social networking sites: a cross-sectional study BMJ Open 2017;7:e014959. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-014959 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yunus, R. Hairi, NN; Choo, WY. Consequences of Elder Abuse and Neglect: A Systematic Review of Observational Studies. Trauma, Abuse & Violence 2017:1-17. doi:10.1177/1524838017692798. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Sooryanarayana, R; Choo, WY; Hairi, NN; Chinna, K; Hairi, F; Ali, Z.M., Ahmad, S.N.; Razak, I.A., Aziz, S.A,; Ramli, R; Mohamad, R.; Mohammad, Z.L.; Peramalah, D; Ahmad, N.A.; Aris, T; Bulgiba, A. The prevalence and correlates of elder abuse and neglect in a rural community of Negeri Sembilan state: baseline findings from The Malaysian Elder Mistreatment Project (MAESTRO), a population-based survey. BMJ Open. 2017 Sep 1;7(8):e017025. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-017025. (ISI-Indexed)

2016
  • Mary J. Marret and Wan-Yuen Choo Victimization After Meeting With Online Acquaintances: A Cross-Sectional Survey of Adolescents in Malaysia J Interpers Violence 0886260515625502, first published on January 18, 2016 as doi:10.1177/0886260515625502 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Cheah, IGS; Choo, WY. (2016). A review of research on child abuse in Malaysia. The Medical Journal of Malaysia, 71(1), 87-99. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ayesha Ahmed, Wan-Yuen Choo, Sajaratulnisah Othman, Noran N Hairi, Farizah Hairi, Fadzilah Hanum Mohd Mydin, Siti Nur Iliani Jaafar. (2016). Understanding of elder abuse and neglect among health care professionals in Malaysia: An exploratory survey. J Elder Abuse Negl. Jun-Jul;28(3):163-77. doi: 10.1080/08946566.2016.1185985 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yunus RM, Hairi NN, Choo WY, Hairi FM, Sooryanarayana R, Ahmad SN, Abdul Razak I, Peramalah D, Abdul Aziz S, Mohammad ZL, Mohamad R, Mohd Ali Z, Bulgiba A. Mortality among elder abuse victims in rural Malaysia: A two-year population-based descriptive study. J Elder Abuse Negl. 2016 Nov 14:1-13. [Epub ahead of print] (ISI-Indexed)
  • Philip Baker, Daniel P Francis, Noran N Hairi, Sajaratulnisah Othman, Choo Wan Yuen. (2016). Interventions for preventing abuse in the elderly. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, Aug 16(8), CD010321. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Baker PR, Francis DP, Mohd Hairi NN, Othman S, Choo WY. (2016). Interventions for preventing elder abuse: applying findings of a new Cochrane review. Age Ageing. Oct 13. [Epub ahead of print] (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yook Chin Chia, Hooi Chin Beh, Chirk Jenn Ng, Cheong Lieng Teng, Nik Sherina Hanafi1, Wan Yuen Choo, Siew Mooi Ching (2016) Ethnic Differences in the Prevalence of Knee Pain amongst Adults of a Community in a Cross-Sectional Study. BMJ Open 2016;6:e011925.doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2016- 011925 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Sheela PS, Choo WY, Goh LY, Tan CP. (2016) Gambling Risk Amongst Adolescents: Evidence from a School-Based Survey in the Malaysian Setting. J Gambl Stud. 32(2), 643-59. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Wo, M. C., Lim, K. S., Choo, W. Y., & Tan, C. T. (2016). Factors affecting the employability in people with epilepsy. Epilepsy Res, 128, 6-11. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Choo WY, Hairi NN, Sooryanarayana R, et al. (2016) Elder mistreatment in a community dwelling population: the Malaysian Elder Mistreatment Project (MAESTRO) cohort study protocol. BMJ Open 2016;6: e011057. doi:10.1136/ bmjopen-2016-011057 (ISI-Indexed)

2015
  • Monica Chen Mun Wo, Kheng Seang Lim, Wan Yuen Choo, Chong Tin Tan. Employability among People with Uncontrolled Seizures: An Interpretative Phenomenological approach. Epilepsy Behavior 2015;45:21-30. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Wo MC, Lim KS, Choo WY, Tan CT. Employability in people with epilepsy: A systematic review. Epilepsy Res. 2015 Oct;116:67-78. doi: 10.1016/j.eplepsyres.2015.06.016. Epub 2015 Jul 10. PubMed PMID: 26354169. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Loh DA, Choo WY, Hairi NN, Othman S, Mohd Hairi F, Mohd Mydin FH, Jaafar SN, Tan MP, Mohd Ali Z, Abdul Aziz S, Ramli R, Mohamad R, Lal Mohammad Z, Hassan N, Brownell P, Bulgiba A. A cluster randomized trial on improving nurses' detection and management of elder abuse and neglect (I-NEED): study protocol. J Adv Nurs. 2015 Nov;71(11):2661-72. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Tee GH, Hairi NN, Nordin F, Choo WY, Chan YY, Kaur G, Veerasingam PD, Bulgiba A. Systematic review on international practices in controlling waterpipe tobacco smoking. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2015;16 (9):3659-65. PubMed PMID: 25987018. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Rajini Sooryanarayana, Wan Yuen Choo, Noran N Hairi, Farizah Hairi, Zainudin Mohamad Ali, Sharifah Nor Ahmad, Inayah Abdul Razak, Suriyati Abdul Aziz, Rosmala Mohamad, Rohaya Ramli, Karuthan Chinna, Awang Bulgiba. Elder abuse in a rural community in Malaysia: The who and the how. Journal of Malaysian and Comparative Law. (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Ismail N, Hairi F, Choo WY, Hairi NN, Peramalah D, Bulgiba A. The Physical Activity Scale for the Elderly (PASE): Validity and Reliability Among Community- Dwelling Older Adults in Malaysia. Asia Pac J Public Health. 2015 Nov;27(8 Suppl):62S-72S. doi: 10.1177/1010539515590179. Epub 2015 Jun 9. PubMed PMID: 26058900. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Nur Suffia Sulaiman,Wan Yuen Choo,Abdul Rahim Mat Yassim,Darren Van Laar,Karuthan Chinna,Hazreen Abdul Maji.2015. Assessing Quality of Working Life Among Malaysian Workers. Asia-Pacific Journal of Public Health 27(8S): 94S-100S (ISI-Indexed)
  • Dunne MP, Choo WY, Madrid B, Subrahmanian R, Rumble L, Blight S, Maternowska MC. Violence Against Children in the Asia Pacific Region: The Situation Is Becoming Clearer. Asia Pac J Public Health. 2015 Nov;27(8 Suppl):6S-8S. doi:10.1177/1010539515602184. Epub 2015 Aug 25. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Loh, D. A., Hairi, N. N., Choo, W. Y., Hairi, F. M., Peramalah, D., Kandiben, S., Lee, P. L., Gani, N., Madzlan, M. F., Abd Hamid, M. A. I., Akram, Z., Chu, A. S., Bulgiba, A., Cumming, R. G. (2015). MultiComponent Exercise and theRApeutic lifeStyle (CERgAS) intervention to improve physical performance and maintain independent living among urban poor older people - a cluster randomised controlled trial. BMC Geriatrics, 15(15):8. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Saimon R, Choo WY, Chang KH, Ng CJ, Bulgiba A. Physical Activity Among Adolescents in an East Malaysian Rural Indigenous Community: Exploring the Influence of Neighborhood Environmental Factors. Asia Pac J Public Health. 2015 Nov;27(8 Suppl):33S-40S. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Tee, G. H., Hairi, N. N., Nordin, F., Choo, W. Y., Chan, Y. Y., Kaur, G., Veerasingam, P. D., Bulgiba, A. 2015. Systematic review on international practices in controlling waterpipe tobacco smoking Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Sulaiman NS, Yuen CW, Mat Yassim AR, Van Laar D, Chinna K, Majid HA. (2015) Assessing Quality of Working Life Among Malaysian Workers. Asia Pac J Public Health. 2015 Apr 28. pii: 1010539515583331. [Epub ahead of print] (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ahmed A, Wan-Yuen C, Marret MJ, Guat- Sim C, Othman S, Chinna K (2015) Child Maltreatment Experience among Primary School Children: A Large Scale Survey in Selangor State, Malaysia. PLoS ONE 10(3): e0119449. doi:10.1371/ journal.pone.0119449 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Debbie Ann Loh, Noran N Hairi, Choo WY, Farizah H, Devi Peramalah, Shanthanapriya Kandiben, Pek Ling Lee, Norlissa Gani, Mohamed Faris Madzlan, Mohd Alif Idham AH, Zohaib Akram, Ai Sean Chu, Awang Bulgiba, Robert Cumming. MultiComponent Exercise and theRApeutic lifeStyle intervention to improve physical performance and maintain independent living among urban poor older people - a cluster randomised controlled trial. BMC Geriatrics: 2015, 15:8 doi 10.1186/s12877-015-0002-7 (ISI-Indexed)

2014
  • Rajini Sooryanarayana, Choo WY, Noran N Hairi, Karuthan Chinna, Awang Bulgiba.Insight into elder abuse among urban poor of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - a middle income developing country. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2015; 63 (1); 180 - 181 (ISI-Indexed)

2013
  • Mikton C, Power M, Raleva M, Makoae M, Al Eissa M, Cheah I, Cardia N, Choo C, Almuneef M. The assessment of the readiness of five countries to implement child maltreatment prevention programs on a large scale. Child Abuse Negl. 2013 Dec;37(12):1237-51. doi: 10.1016/j.chiabu.2013.07.009. Epub 2013 Aug 17. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Saimon R, Choo WY, Bulgiba A. "Feeling Unsafe": A Photovoice Analysis of Factors Influencing Physical Activity Behavior Among Malaysian Adolescents. Asia Pac J Public Health. 2013 Mar 19. [Epub ahead of print] (ISI-Indexed)
  • Wan Yuen Choo, Karuthan Chinna,Kerryann Walsh, Mary Joseph Marret, Nai Peng Tey. 2013. Are Malaysian teachers ready to assume the duties of reporting child abuse and neglect? Child Abuse Review.22 (2): 93-107. DOI: 10.1002/car.2241 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Choo WY, Hairi NN, Othman S, Francis DP, Baker PRA. Interventions for preventing abuse in the elderly. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 1. Art. No.: CD010321. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010321. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Sooryanarayana R, Choo WY, Hairi NN. A review on the prevalence and measurement of elder abuse in the community. Trauma Violence Abuse. 2013 Oct;14(4):316-25. doi: 10.1177/1524838013495963. Epub 2013 Jul 22. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Kheng Seang Lim, Wan Yuen Choo, Cathie Wu, Michael D Hills, Chong Tin Tan. Chinese Public Attitudes Toward Epilepsy (PATE) scale: translation and psychometric evaluation. Neurology Asia 2013; 18 (3):261-270 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Kheng Seang Lim; Michael Hills; Wan Yuen Choo; Mee Hoo Wong; Cathie Wu; Chong Tin Tan. A web-based survey of attitudes toward epilepsy in secondary and tertiary students in Malaysia, using the Public Attitudes Toward Epilepsy (PATE) scale. Epilepsy & Behavior 2013; 26(2): 158-161. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Lim KS, Choo WY, Wu C, Tan CT. Malay public attitudes toward epilepsy (PATE) scale: translation and psychometric evaluation. Epilepsy Behav. 2013 Nov;29(2):395-9. doi: 10.1016/j.yebeh.2013.08.027. Epub 2013 Sep 30. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Lim KS, Hills MD, Choo WY, Wong MH, Wu C, Tan CT. Attitudes toward epilepsy among the primary and secondary school teachers in Malaysia, using the public attitudes toward epilepsy (PATE) scale. Epilepsy Res. 2013 Oct;106(3):433-9. doi:10.1016/j.eplepsyres.2013.06.014. Epub 2013 Jul 23. (ISI-Indexed)

2012
  • P.K.Gill, W.Y.Choo, & A.M.Bulgiba. 2012. How useful is clinical scoring in reducing the need for gestational diabetes screening? International Journal of Diabetes in Developing Countries 32(2), 69-74. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Choo W.Y., Walsh K., Chinna K., Tey N.P. Teacher Reporting Attitudes Scale (TRAS): Confirmatory and Exploratory Factor Analyses with a Malaysian sample. Journal of Interpersonal Violence (published online Aug 16, 2012) (ISI-Indexed)
  • Lim KS, Wu C, Choo WY, Tan CT. Development and validation of a public attitudes toward epilepsy (PATE) scale. Epilepsy Behav. 2012 Jun;24(2):207-12. Epub 2012 May 6. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Dahlui M., Wong YL., Choo WY. Female circumcision (FC) in Malaysia: Medicalization of a religious practice. Int.J.Behav.Med. (2012) 19 (Suppl 1):S7. (ISI-Indexed)

2011
  • Wan-Yuen Choo, Michael P. Dunne, Mary J. Marret, Marylou Fleming and Yut-Lin Wong. 2011. Victimization Experiences of Adolescents in Malaysia. Journal of Adolescent Health. 49 (6): 627-634 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Yip CH, Pathy NB, Uiterwaal CS, Taib NA, Tan GH, Mun KS, Choo WY, Rhodes A. 2011. Factors affecting estrogen receptor status in a multiracial Asian country: an analysis of 3557 cases. Breast 20(Suppl 2):S60-4. Epub 2011 Feb 24. (ISI-Indexed)

2010
  • Low, W.Y., Choo, W.Y. (2010). Women at the helm in academia and health in the Asia-Pacific region. Asia Pacific Journal of Public Health. 22(1): 5-8 (ISI-Indexed)

2009
  • Tan, G.H., Nur Aishah Taib, Choo, W.Y., Teo, S.H., Yip, C.H. (2009). Clinical characteristics of triple-negative breast cancer experience in an Asian Developing Country. Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention, 10: 395-397. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Runyan DK, Dunne MP, Zolotor AJ, Madrid B, Jain D, Gerbaka B, Menick DM, Andreva-Miller I, Kasim MS, Choo WY, Isaeva O, Macfarlane B, Ramirez C, Volkova E, Youssef RM. 2009. The development and piloting of the ISPCAN Child Abuse Screening Tool-Parent version (ICAST-P). Child Abuse Negl. 33(11):826-32. (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Sim, S.M., Choo, W.Y. & Ng, C.J. 2009. Are our new medical graduates ready to prescribe? Med Educ. 43 (5):492. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Dunne MP, Zolotor AJ, Runyan DK, Andreva-Miller I, Choo WY, Dunne SK, Gerbaka B, Isaeva O, Jain D, Kasim MS, Macfarlane B, Mamyrova N, Ramirez C, Volkova E, Youssef R. 2009. ISPCAN Child Abuse Screening Tools Retrospective version (ICAST-R): Delphi study and field testing in seven countries. Child Abuse Negl. 33 (11):815-25. (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Yip CH, Taib NA, Tan GH, Ng KL, Yoong BK, Choo WY. (2009). Predictors of Axillary Lymph Node Metastases in Breast Cancer: Is There a Role for Minimal Axillary Surgery? World J Surg.33(1):54-57. Epub 2008 Oct 29. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Chiu-Wan NG, Wan-Yuen CHOO, Heng-Thay CHONG, Maznah DAHLUI, Khean-Jin GOH, Chong-Tin TAN. 2009. Long-term socioeconomic impact of the Nipah Virus encephalitis outbreak in Bukit Pelanduk, Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia: A mixed methods approach. Neurology Asia 14(2):101-107. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yip CH, Taib NA, Choo WY, Rampal S, Thong MK, Teo SH. 2009. Clinical and pathologic differences between BRCA1-, BRCA2-, and non-BRCA-associated breast cancers in a multiracial developing country. World J Surg. 33 (10):2077-81. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Tan GH, Choo WY, Nur Aishah Taib, Yip CH. 2009. Factors Associated with HER2 Overexpression in Breast Cancer: Experience in an Asian Developing Country. Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention 10. (ISI-Indexed)

2008
  • Dunne MP, Chen JQ, Choo WY. 2008. The evolving evidence base for child protection in Chinese societies. Asia Pac J Public Health 20(4):267-276 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)

2006
  • Low WY, Ng CJ, Choo WY & Tan HM. 2006. How do men perceive erectile dysfunction and its treatment? A qualitative study on opinions of men. The Aging Male 3:175-180. (ISI-Indexed)

2004
  • Ng CJ, Low WY, Tan NC, Choo WY. 2004. The role of General Practitioners in the management of Erectile Dysfunction- A qualitative study. Int J Impot Res 16: 60-63. (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Low, W.Y., Ng, C.J., Tan, N.C., Choo, W.Y. 2004. Management of Erectile Dysfunction: Barriers faced by General Practitioners. Asian Journal of Andrology, 6(2): 99-104. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Tan, N.C., Ng, C.J., Low, W.Y., Choo, W.Y. (2004). What are the barriers faced by doctors in the management of Erectile Dysfunction? Asia Pacific Family Medicine 4:1-6. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2003
  • Choo WY, Low WY, Karina R, Ebenezer E, Poi PJH, Prince MJ. 2003. Social Support and Burden among Caregivers of Patients with Dementia in Malaysia. Asia Pacific J Public Health 15(1): 23-29. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
Proceeding
Extended Abstract

2012
  • Ng CJ, Teng CL, Nik-Sherina H, Choo CWY, Chia YC. 2012. What do adults use for pain? A survey in a multi-ethnic community. 1st Asia Pacific Clinical Epidemiology & Evidence Based Medicine Conference. p137. 
Technical Report
Mass Media(Newspaper,Radio,Tv,Popular Magazine)

2017
  • Yunus, R., Hairi, N.H., Choo, W.Y. Mortality of Elder Abuse in Malaysia: findings from the Prevent Elder Abuse and negleCt initiativE (PEACE). Asia Research News, 8 August 2017. ISSN 2042-0544 (Online). 
  • Yunus, R., Hairi, N.H., Choo, W.Y., Hairi, F., Jamaluddin, S.Z., Othman, S. Legislate the rights of elders. The Star Newspaper, 24 May 2017 (Letters). 

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


  • Improving the quality elder abuse and neglect management at primary care level, Consultant, 2016 - 2018, Bantuan Kecil Penyelidikan (BKP), (National)
  • Study Of Health Behaviour And Status Among University Students And Factory Workers In Asean Countries: Malaysian's Perspective, Consultant, 2015 - 2018, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG Programme) - HNE (Humanities & Ethics), (University)
  • The Role Of Social Capital & Caregiver Strain In Preventing Elder Abuse & Neglect, Consultant, 2014 - 2018, Grand Challenge - HTM (Wellness), (University)
  • Health behaviour survey among undergraduate university students in the Association of Southeast Asian nations, Co-Investigator, 2014 - 2016, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), (National)
  • Family Caregiver's Educational & Support Program, Consultant, 2014 - 2018, Grand Challenge - HTM (Wellness), (University)
  • Elder Abuse And Neglect Among Community Dwelling & Institutionalized Elderly, Principal Investigator(PI), 2014 - 2018, Grand Challenge - HTM (Wellness), (University)
  • Psychosocial Impacts of Epilepsy in Malaysia, extension, Co-Investigator, 2014 - 2015, NONE, (University)
  • Effect Of Education On Knowledge And Management Of Elder Abuse Amongn Healthcare Workers, Principal Investigator(PI), 2013 - 2015, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG Programme) - HTM (Wellness), (University)
  • Asia-Africa Development University Network (AADUN) Public Health, Co-Investigator, 2013 - 2014, University Malaya, (National)
  • Utilization Of The Virtual School Recreation Centre (vsrc) To Promote Physical Activity Among Adolescents, Principal Investigator(PI), 2013 - 2015, Program Rakan Penyelidikan UM, (University)
  • Health Promotion, Education And Lifestyle Intervention To Improve Physical Function And Maintain Independent Living Among Urban Poor Older People, Consultant, 2013 - 2016, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG Programme) - HTM (Wellness), (University)
  • Wellness For Education Intervention Among School Children With Metabolic Syndrome, Consultant, 2013 - 2015, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG Programme) - HTM (Wellness), (University)
  • Enhancing Communication And Intervention Skills On Elder Abuse Through Health Innovation, Principal Investigator(PI), 2012 - 2015, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG) - HTM (Wellness), (University)
  • Use of Social Networking Sites by Adolescents and Relationship to Online Victimisation, Co-Investigator, 2012 - 2014, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), (National)
  • Exploring frailty among community dwelling elderly in Negeri Sembilan: An investigation using a population based study, Consultant, 2012 - 2014, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG) - HTM (Wellness), (University)
  • The Healthy Workers Programme to improve dietary intake, physical activity and quality of working life among Klang Valley Office Workers: A quasi-experimental study, Co-Investigator, 2011 - 2013, Postgraduate Research Grant(PPP), (National)
  • THE "HEALTHY WORKERS" PROGRAMME TO IMPROVE DIETARY INTAKE, PHYSICAL ACTIVITY AND QUALITY OF WORKING LIFE AMONG KLANG VALLEY OFFICE WORKERS : A QUASI- EXPERIMENTAL STUDY, Principal Investigator(PI), 2011 - 2014, Postgraduate Research Grant (PPP) - Research, (National)
  • Domestic violence: Its association with psychiatric morbidity and victims' readiness to leave, Co-Investigator, 2009 - 2011, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), (National)
  • Use of Information and Communication Audio-Visual Technology by Minors: Exposure to risks and victimisation, Co-Investigator, 2009 - 2011, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), (National)
  • A simple clinical score for gestational diabetes screening in UMMC, Co-Investigator, 2009 - 2011, Postgraduate Research Grant(PPP), (National)
  • Physical Activity and Physical Fitness: The Need for Adolescents for Built Environment Structures., Co-Investigator, 2009 - 2012, Postgraduate Research Grant(PPP), (National)
  • Awareness and communication practice of parents on primary school children on sexual abuse in Selangor, Principal Investigator(PI), 2009 - 2011, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), (National)
  • Assessing National Readiness for Child Maltreatment Prevention in Malaysia, Co-Investigator, 2009 - 2011, World Health Organisation, (National)
  • AWARENESS AND COMMUNICATION PRACTICE OF PARENTS OF PRIMARY SCHOOL CHILDREN ON SEXUAL ABUSE IN SELANGOR, Principal Investigator(PI), 2009 - 2011, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), (National)
  • A SIMPLE CLINICAL SCORE FOR GESTATIONAL DIABETES SCREENING IN UMMC, , 2009 - 2010, Postgraduate Research Grant (PPP) - Research, (National)
  • Service Providers and Public Perception of Child Abuse & Neglect: When is it necessary to intervene?, Principal Investigator(PI), 2008 - 2009, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), (National)
  • Identifying the need and designing an intervention for training undergraduate medical students to develop good prescribing skills, Co-Investigator, 2008 - 2009, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), (National)
  • Teenage pregnancy: Strengthening support and health care services by exploring neglected issues, Co-Investigator, 2008 - 2009, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), (National)
  • Psycho-social Impact among Caregivers of Dementia Patients, Principal Investigator(PI), 2004 - 2005, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), (National)
  • Practice patterns in the treatment of erectile dysfunction among general practitioners, Co-Investigator, 2002 - 2003, Asia Pacific Society for Impotence Research (APSIR), (National)
  • Factors influencing the decision-making of the General Practitioners in the Prescribing anti-impotent Oral treatment to erectile dysfunction, Co-Investigator, 2002 - 2003, GlaxoSmithKline Sdn. Bhd., (National)

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


  • Sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) educational intervention programme, 2015-2015, Lembaga Penduduk & Perancang Keluarga Negara (LPPKN)
  • Sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) educational intervention programme, 2015-2015, National Population and Family Development Board (LPPKN)
  • Situation Analysis of Children in Sabah (SITAN), 2012-2012, UNICEF Malaysia
  • Comparative Activity of Carbapenem Testing E-Test Extended Study, 2010-2010, Janssen-Cilag

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


  • Massive Open Learning Course (Mooc) for Essential in Public Health, University of Malaya, 2016, (University)
  • Expert Panel in Mass Media, Sin Chew Jit Poh Newspaper, 2016, (National)
  • Expert in Mass Media, The Star Malaysia, 2016, (National)
  • Certificate of Excellent Service, University Malaya, 2016, (University)
  • Student'S Best Poster Presentation Award, 26th Annual Scientific Meeting of Malaysian Society of Neurosciences, Malaysian Society of Neurosciences, 2015, (National)
  • Student'S Best Oral Presentation, 4th Asia Pacific Conference On Public Health, Ministry of Health Malaysia, 2015, (National)
  • Expert in Mass Media, The Pain'S Real, The Star Malaysia, 2015, (National)
  • 3rd Prize, Poster Presentation, 7th International Conference On Public Health Among Greater Mekong Sub-Regional Countries, Hue Vietnam., Hue University of Medicine and Pharmacy, 2015, (International)
  • Student'S Best Poster Presentation Award, 25th Annual Scientific Meeting of Malaysian Society of Neurosciences, Malaysian Society of Neurosciences, 2014, (National)
  • Optimus Bursary Award, University of Cambridge & World Health Organisation, 2014, (International)
  • Certificate of Excellent Service, University Malaya, 2013, (University)
  • Excellence Service Award, University Malaya, 2011, (University)
  • Best Oral Presentation, 40th Conference of Asia-Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health, 2008, (International)
  • Faculty of Health Executive Dean\\\'S Commendation for Higher Degree Research (Phd) in 2007, Queensland University of Technology, 2007, (University)
  • Students/Young Professionals Travel Award, 37th Asia Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health Conference, 2005, (International)
  • Young Investigators Award, 4th Asian & Oceanic Congress of Andrology, 2004, (International)

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


PRESENTER
  • Is Violence against Elderly a neglected issue? Building State Violence Prevention Capacity through the Preventing Elder Abuse and negleCt initiativE (PEACE), Global violence reduction conference, 2014-09-17 to 2014-09-19, University of Cambridge & World Health Organization, (International)
  • Elder mistreatment in a community dwelling population: the Malaysian Elder MIstreatment Project (MAESTRO) cohort study protocol, Population Studies Unit Disemmination Seminar, 2016-09-27 to 2016-09-27, University of Malaya, (University)
  • Epidemiology of Elder Abuse in Malaysia, ASEAN Regional Conference on Elder Abuse and Neglect 2017, 2017-09-14 to 2017-09-15, Faculty of Law, University of Malaya, (International)
  • Exploring the psychological status and living conditions of institutionalised elderly in Malaysia, APRU Global Health Conference 2017, 2017-10-16 to 2017-10-19, University of Phillipines, (International)
INVITED SPEAKER
  • Introduction to SPSS, Latihan Kaedah Penyelidikan Dalam Kesihatan Primer (Research Methods in Health), 2009-03-17 to 2009-03-20, Ministry of Health, (National)
  • Using SPSS, Basic SPSS Skills & Using SPSS for Data Analysis in Medical Research , 2009-11-10 to 2009-11-12, MeRDU, Faculty of Medicine, (University)
  • Workshop on Biostatistics, Asia Pacific Primary Care Research Conference 2009, 2009-12-05 to 2009-12-06, Academy of Family Physicians Malaysia, (International)
  • Data Analysis and Management using SPSS, Data Analysis and Management using SPSS, 2009-12-17 to 2009-12-17, Human Resource Division, University of Malaya, (University)
  • Understanding risks to youth mental health in an online world: Insights from Malaysia, Mental Health in Vietnamese Communities, 2015-01-09 to 2015-01-10, Hue University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Vietnam, (International)
  • Online risks among Malaysian adolescents, 10th Asia Pacific Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect, 2015-10-24 to 2015-10-28, IPSCAN and MKKM, (International)
  • Basic statistical analysis using SPSS, 5th Asia Pacific Primary Care Research Conference, 2015-12-04 to 2015-12-06, Family Medicine Specialists Association of Malaysia and College of Family Physicians Singapore, (International)
  • Stress Management, Stress Management for Caregivers of Elderly , 2017-10-04 to 2017-10-04, Rumah Seri Kenangan Bedong, Kedah (Jabatan Kebajikan Masyarakat Malaysia), (National)
ORAL
  • Childhood physical maltreatment among Malaysian adolescents: Findings from a pilot study., 37th Asia Pacific Consortium for Public Health Conference, 2005-11-19 to 2005-11-23, Asia Pacific Consortium for Public Health, (International)
  • A community based study on child maltreatment among Malaysian adolescents., 16th International Congress on Child Abuse and Neglect, York, United Kingdom, 2006-09-01 to 2006-09-06, IPSCAN, (International)
  • How reliable are adolescents' self-reports regarding child maltreatment among Malaysian adolescents?, 17th International Congress on Child Abuse and Neglect, 2008-09-07 to 2008-09-10, ISPCAN, (International)
  • Should one report a suspicion of child abuse? The dilemma of parents and service providers., 17th International Congress on Child Abuse and Neglect, 27th-29th September 2010, 2010-12-27 to 2010-12-29, International Society for the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect, (International)
  • Perceptions of parental accountability for child safety in an ethnically diverse and developing economy, 18th International Congress on Child Abuse and Neglect, 2010-12-27 to 2010-12-29, International Society for Child Abuse and Neglect, (International)
  • What are the primary school teachers' awareness towards child abuse and neglect in Malaysia?, 43rd APACPH Annual Conference, 2011-10-20 to 2011-10-22, Yonsei University, Seoul, Republic of Korea, (International)
  • Communicating with children to prevent child sexual abuse: exploring perceptions and practices of Malaysian parents, XIX ISPCAN International Congress on Child Abuse & Neglect, 2012-09-09 to 2012-09-12, International Society of Child Abuse and Neglect, (International)
  • Physical and emotional victimization among primary school-going children in Malaysia, Sexual Violence Research Initiative 2013, 2013-10-25 to 2013-10-27, Department of Reproductive Health and Research, South Africa, (International)
  • Attitudes of teachers towards reporting child abuse and neglect, XXth ISPCAN International Congress on child abuse and neglect, 2014-09-14 to 2014-09-17, International Society for the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect, (International)
  • Cognitive function and gait speed among older adults residing in rural Malaysia, APRU 2015 Global Health workshop, 2015-10-30 to 2015-11-01, Association of Pacific Rim Universities, (International)
POSTER
  • Validation of the Teacher Reporting Attitudes Scale (TRAS) for Child abuse and neglect among Malaysian Primary School Teachers, 45th APACPH 2013 Conference, Wuhan, China, 2013-10-25 to 2013-10-27, APACPH, (International)
  • Malaysian healthcare professionals' awareness and attitudes towards elder abuse and neglect , 7th International Conference on Public Health among the Greater Mekong Sub-regional Countries, 2015-09-26 to 2015-09-27, Hue University of Medicine and Pharmacy, (International)
OTHERS
  • Depression and suicidal ideation among adolescents in three east Asian countries, 40th APACPH conference, 2008-11-07 to 2011-11-09, University of Malaya, (International)

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


  • HIV Prevention at Primary Care Study, Ministry of Health, 2017, 24, (State)
  • Asia Pacific Research Network on Violence in Childhood, UNICEF, Know Violence in Childhood, 2016, 36, (International)
  • Student exchange Program (Master of Global Medicine), University of Southern California, USA, 2016, (International)
  • Collaboration Between JKNS And UM For PEACE Project , Jabatan Kesihatan Negeri Sembilan, 2016, 36, (National)
  • Collaboration Between UM And Jabatan Kesihatan Negeri Pulau Pinang For PEACE Project , Jabtan Kesihatan Negeri Pulau Pinang, 2016, 36, (National)
  • MOU between UM and Hue UMP, University of Malaya, Malaysia and Hue University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Vietnam, 2015, 24, (International)
  • Technical consultation on violence against women and children in the western pacific region, World Health Organization, 2013, 1, (International)
  • Expert advisor for developing Guide and toolkit for mapping legal, health and social response to child maltreatment, Lucerne University of Applied Science & Arts, 2013, 3, (International)
  • Reviewer for Cochrane Public Health Group, Cochrane Collaboration, 2013, 24, (International)
  • Student Exchange Program, Queensland University of Technology, 2013, 1, (University)
  • Child Maltreatment Prevention Readiness International Research Group, World Health Organisation, 2011, 12, (International)
  • Child Maltreatment Prevention Readiness International Research Group, Department of Violence and Injury Prevention and Disability, World Health Organisation, 2009, 36, (International)

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


  • Co-Chair, Symposium, 5th AHLA International Health Literacy Conference 2017, Asian Health Literacy Association & University of Malaya, Co-chair, Symposium, 2017-2017, (International)
  • Model of Intergrated Community Care Service Untuk Warga Emas, Ministry of Health, Resource Person, 2017-2017, (State)
  • Training Module for Caregivers' of Elderly, Seremban District, Pejabat Kesihatan Seremban, Committee Member, 2016-2016, (District)
  • Interventions for preventing abuse in the elderly: Evidence and implication for public health, Health Evidence, McMaster University, Co-researcher, 2016-2016, (International)
  • Panel Assessor, Postgraduate Research Fund (PPP) 2016, University of Malaya, Panel Assessor, 2016-2016, (University)
  • Podcast: Intervensi Bagi Mencegah Penderaan Dan Penganiayan Warga Emas, The Cochrane Collaboration, Resource Person, 2016, (International)
  • Panel assessor, Postgraduate Research Fund (PPP) Cycle 1/2015, University of Malaya, Panel Assessor, 2015-2015, (University)
  • Scientific committee member for 10th Asia Pacific Conference for Child abuse and Neglect, IPSCAN and MKKM, Committee Member, 2015-2015, (International)
  • Co-chair for oral session in the 7th International Conference on Public Health among the Greater Mekong Sub-Regional Countries, Hue University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Vietnam, Co-chair, 2015-2015, (International)
  • A Guide to Healthy Living for the Elderly ('Melangkah ke Usia Senja')(2014). Kuala Lumpur. ISBN978-967-99923-4-5-2, Julius Centre University of Malaya, Technical Advisor, 2014-2014, (University)
  • A Guide to Healthy Eating For the Elderly ('Panduan Pemakanan Sihat Untuk Warga Emas').(2014). Kuala Lumpur. ISBN978-967-99923-3-5, Julius Centre University of Malaya, Technical Advisor, 2014-2014, (University)
  • A Guide to Home Based Exercise for Elderly (Panduan Senaman di Rumah). (2014). Kuala Lumpur. ISBN978-967-99923-2-8., Julius Centre University of Malaya, Technical Advisor, 2014-2014, (University)
  • Committee member, Malaysian Clearinghouse Centre for Adolescent Health, University of Malaya and Ministry of Health, Committee Member, 2014-2014, (National)
  • Session chair for 46th Asia Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health conference, 17-19 October 2014, Asia Pacific Consortium for Public Health & University of Malaya, Session Chair, 2014-2014, (International)
  • Expert advisor, Bibliographic Project, Clinical Research Centre Malaysia, Clinical Research Centre Malaysia, Expert Advisor, 2014-2014, (National)
  • Session Chair for International Statistics Institute Regional Statistics Conference 2014, Kuala Lumpur, International Statistics Institute, Session Chair, 2014-2014, (International)
  • Scientific committee member for 10th Asia Pacific Conference for Child abuse and Neglect, Majlis Kebajikan Kanak-Kanak Malaysia, Committee Member, 2014-2015, (International)
  • Review member for systematic review on international practice in controlling shisha/hookah/waterpipe tobacco smoking., Institut Kesihatan Umum, Malaysia, Co-researcher, 2013-2014, (National)
  • Curriculum Restructuring Panel Member for Introduction to Biostatistics for Bachelor of BioMedical Science Program, University of Malaya, Expert Advisor, 2013-2013, (University)
  • Committee member, Violence Intervention Committee (VIC), University of Malaya Medical Centre, Committee Member, 2012-2013, (University)
  • 1st Asia Pacific Clinical Epidemiology & Evidence Based Medicine Conference 2012, JCUM University of Malaya, Committee Member, 2012-2012, (University)
  • Committee Member, Research and Development Committee, Coordinating Council for the Protection of Children, Ministry of Women, Family and Community Development, Department of Social Welfare Malaysia, Committee Member, 2011-2013, (National)
  • Facilitator, 5th JCUM Evidence Based Medicine Workshop, 12-14 April 2011, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Facilitator, 2011-2011, (National)
  • Train the Trainers Workshop, 22-24 July 2010, Corus Paradise Resort, Port Dickson, Julius Centre University Malaya, Speaker, 2010-2010, (University)
  • Bengkel Penulisan Manuskrip (Scientific Writing Workshop), 31 Julai-1 Ogos 2010, Health and Translational Medicine Cluster, University of Malaya, Facilitator, 2010-2010, (University)
  • Essential of Endote 11 workshop, 19 Aug 2009, Department of Primary Care Medicine, University of Malaya, Speaker, 2009-2009, (University)
  • Speaker Basic Biostatistics Course in Clinical Medicine, 25-26th March 2009, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Speaker, 2009-2009, (University)
  • 40th Asia Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health Conference, Kuala Lumpur, 7-9 Nov 2008, University of Malaya, Committee Member, 2008-2008, (International)
  • Rapporteur, Workshop on Identifying research opportunities on HIV and the MSM population in Malaysia, 28th June 2008, University of Malaya Medical Centre, Rapporteur, 2008-2008, (National)
  • Penasihat Akademik Kursus Fasa II Program MBBS, Sesi 2008/2009, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Advisor, 2008-2009, (University)
  • Curriculum Restructuring Panel Member for Introductory Course in Biostatistics for Diploma of Medical Laboratory Technology Program, University of Malaya, Expert Advisor, 2008-Present, (University)

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


  • Internal Examiner, Candidature Defence Master of Medical Science (Research), Alexander Lourdes A/L Samy (MGN 140052), Project ,  (2017 - 2017)
  • Assessor for MBBS Entrance Interview, Project ,  (2017 - 2017)
  • Reviewer for UMSC Care Research Fund, Project ,  (2017 - 2017)
  • Reviewer for UK National Institute for Health Research Global Health Programme (16/137/90), Project ,  (2017 - 2017)
  • Editor-in-chief, UMFOM Research Bulletin, Research Bulletin ,  (2017 - 2019)
  • Examiner, Master of Clinical Oncology, Research Bulletin ,  (2017 - 2017)
  • Internal Examiner, Master of Medical Science: Kuah Lee Peng (MGN130026), Project ,  (2017 - 2017)
  • Grant Reviewer, UK National Institute for Health Research Global Health Programme, Project ,  (2017 - 2017)
  • Internal Examiner, Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Cheong Ai Theng (MHA130001), Thesis ,  (2017 - 2017)
  • Reviewer, Asia Pacific Journal of Public Health, Article In Journal ,  (2017 - 2017)
  • Grant Assessor, SKIM GERAN PENYELIDIKAN FUNDAMENTAL (FRGS) FASA 1/2017, Project ,  (2017 - 2017)
  • Internal Examiner,PhD thesis -Renukha A/P Sellappans (The development and pilot testing of a doctor-pharmacist collaboration intervention to improve medication safety for patients with chronic diseases in primary care), Thesis ,  (2016 - 2016)
  • Grant Assessor, Geran Peruntukan Penyelidikan Pascaijazah (PPP), Project ,  (2016 - 2016)
  • Reviewer, Journal of Gambling Studies, Article In Journal ,  (2016 - 2016)
  • Internal Examiner, DrPH thesis - Tan Seok Hong (Unmet health care service needs and caregiver needs of children with disabilities in Penang, Malaysia), Thesis ,  (2016 - 2016)
  • Reviewer, Malaysian Family Physician, Article In Journal ,  (2016 - 2016)
  • Examiner, Master of Pediatrics_Dr Hon Sai Kit, Project ,  (2016 - 2016)
  • Internal Examiner, Master of Medical Science by research - Camelina Chandra (MGN130028), Project ,  (2016 - 2016)
  • Examiner, Candidature Defence PhD: Mary Lee Hong Gee, Project ,  (2016 - 2016)
  • Reviewer, Sage Open, Article In Journal ,  (2016 - 2016)
  • Examiner, PhD candidature Defence -Cheong Ai Teng (MHA130001)- Public's views, understanding and decision making in seeking health check-up for prevention of cardiovascular diseases, Project ,  (2016 - 2016)
  • Examiner, Master of Pediatrics_Dr Lavinya A/P Gogulanathan, Project ,  (2016 - 2016)
  • Internal Examiner, Master of Medical Science, Research Proposal, Nur Rafiatul Rizwanni Ahmad Nizar, Project ,  (2015 - 2015)
  • Internal examiner, DrPH thesis, Dr Lily Rafidah Binti Mohamed Zaki, Chronic Pain among older people in Malaysia: Prevalence, Risk factors and healthcare utilization, Thesis ,  (2015 - 2015)
  • Assessor, PhD Proposal Defence, Che Chong Chin, Project ,  (2015 - 2015)
  • Examiner, Master of Pediatrics, Dr Vindhu A/P Venugopal, Thesis ,  (2015 - 2015)
  • Reviewer, Asia Pacific Journal of Public Health, Article In Journal ,  (2015 - 2015)
  • Reviewer, Malaysian Family Physician, Article In Journal ,  (2015)
  • Guest editor for Asia Pacific Journal of Public Health (Supplement), Article In Journal ,  (2014 - 2015)
  • Examiner for PhD Candidature defense - Julia Patrick Engkasan, Department of Primary Care Medicine, Report ,  (2014 - 2014)
  • Examiner for PhD Candidature defense - Norhasmah Mohd Zain, MeRDU, Report ,  (2014 - 2014)
  • Examiner for PhD Research proposal defense- Gurbinder Kaur Jit Singh, Department of Nursing, Report ,  (2014 - 2014)
  • Examiner for PhD Research proposal Defense - Lee Wan Ling, Department of Nursing, Report ,  (2014 - 2014)
  • Examiner, Master of Philosophy thesis: Tunku Noor Hayati binti Tunku Abdul Rahman (HGA10009) The efficacy of HHRP-M as a behavior intervention modification and risk reduction strategy: A baseline study in a Malaysian Prison, Thesis ,  (2013 - 2013)
  • Examiner, Master of Pediatrics_ Dr Ang Siang Chee, Project ,  (2013 - 2013)
  • Examiner, PhD thesis: Rohayu Lubis (MHA060016), Thesis ,  (2013 - 2013)
  • Examiner, DrPH thesis: Nik Daliana Nik Farid (MHC090002): Determinants of sexual-risk behaviour among incarcerated adolescents in Malaysia - A mixed method study, Thesis ,  (2013 - 2013)
  • Reviewer, Malaysian Family Practice Journal, Article In Journal ,  (2013 - 2013)
  • Reviewer, Asia Pacific Journal of Public Health, Article In Journal ,  (2012 - 2012)
  • Reviewer, Child Abuse Review, Article In Journal ,  (2012 - 2012)
  • Reviewer, Malaysian Family Physician, Article In Journal ,  (2011)
  • Asia Pacific Journal of Public Health, Article In Journal ,  (2009)
  • JUMMEC, Article In Journal ,  (2008)

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


  • Advisor and Program Head; Promote Health Living and Well-Being Program (RSK-CERGAS) organised by Julius Centre University of Malaya, (Community), 23/10/2017 until 26/10/2017
  • Penasihat, Program Integrasi Bersama Warga Emas Rumah Seri Kenangan Bedong Kedah anjuran JCUM Universiti Malaya dan RSK Bedong, Kedah , (Local), 01/10/2017 until 05/10/2017
  • Penasihat, Program Integrasi Bersama Warga Emas Rumah Seri Kenangan Kangar anjuran JCUM Universiti Malaya , (Local), 26/09/2017 until 29/09/2017
  • Penasihat, Program Integrasi Bersama Warga Emas Rumah Seri Kenangan Cheng, Melaka di bawah JCUM Universiti Malaya , (Local), 21/08/2017 until 24/08/2017
  • Ahli jawatankuasa, Modul Latihan Caregivers for Elderly di Pejabat Kesihatan Seremban, Negeri Sembilan., (District), 03/11/2016 until 03/11/2016
  • Penasihat, Program Kesejateraan, Kesihatan dam Kualiti Hidup Warga Emas Rumah Seri Kenangan Taman Kemumin, Kelantan anjuran JCUM Universiti Malaya, (Community), 22/08/2016 until 26/08/2016
  • Penasihat, Program Integrasi Bersama Warga Emas di Rumah Seri Kenangan (RSK-CERGAS) anjuran University Malaya: RSK Taiping, RSK Ulu Kinta, Perak, (Community), 03/08/2016 until 12/08/2016
  • Committee Member for Elder Abuse Awareness Week at University of Malaya and Pusat Perubatan Universiti Malaya, (University), 13/06/2016 until 17/06/2016
  • Penceramah, Bengkel Train the Trainers: Saringan Kesihatan Warga Emas Pulau Pinang, Jabatan Kesihatan Pulau Pinang, (State), 27/04/2016 until 28/04/2016
  • Ketua Program & Penasihat, Program Kesejahteraan, Kesihatan dan Kualiti Hidup Warga Emas di Rumah Ehsan Kuala Kubu Bahru anjuran Universiti Malaya (30 Mac 2016), (Community), 30/03/2016 until 30/03/2016
  • The Star Newspaper, "Elder abuse: A subject many don't want to talk about", (National), 11/03/2016 until 11/03/2016
  • The Star Newspaper, "Ageing and abused by their own", (National), 11/03/2016 until 11/03/2016
  • Volunteer for UNHCR Malaysia, (Local), 13/11/2014 until 31/12/2015
  • Organising committee for Program Warga Emas Sejahtera for Majlis Pelancaran Program Strategi Lautan Biru (NBOS) Pentadbiran Kerajaan Negeri Sembilan., (State), 05/08/2014 until 05/08/2014
  • CitRa Community Engagement programme (Empowering adolecents in the development of healthy neighbourhood environment in Siburan, Sarawak), (State), 02/09/2013 until 31/12/2013
  • Committee member, Violence Intervention Committee (VIC), 2012-2013, (University), 21/05/2012 until 31/12/2013
  • Member of the Research and Development Committee under The Coordinating Council for the Protection of Children; Ministry of Women, Family and Community Development (Jawatankuasa Kecil Perkembangan dan Penyelidikan, Majlis Penyelaras dan Perlindungan Kanak-kanak) , (National), 09/07/2009 until 31/12/2012

SUPERVISION


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

Ongoing
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Hazfaneza Ab Halim, Health status of older person caregiver in a rural community dwelling population, 2017/2018
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Vera Nahira Arifin, Effectiveness of group counselling model on high school smokers in Aceh Province, Indonesia, 2017/2018
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Sajed Faisal Ghawadra, The effect of mindfulness training on psychological distress, job satisfaction and perceived patient quality of care among nurses in a teaching hospital, 2017/2018
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Khoo Yi Yi, Epidemiology of young onset of hypertension in Malaysia, 2017/2018
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Awatef Binti Amer Nordin, Multimorbidity among community dwelling elderly in Malaysia, 2017/2018
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Calyn Tan Jen Ai, Financial abuse among rural community dwelling elderly in Malaysia, 2017/2018
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Thava Viknaraj A/l Sivabalan, The role of social competency and online risk behaviours among adolescents in Malaysia, 2017/2018
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Tengku Amatulah Madeehah Binti T Mohd, Social support and social network among rural elderly living in Kuala Pilah, Negeri Sembilan, 2016/2017
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Raudah Binti Mohd Yunus, Consequences of elder abuse and neglect among community dwelling elderly in rural Kuala Pilah, 2016/2017
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Erlendawati Binti Mohd Anuar, A Prognostic Model Predicting Time to Return to Work After an Occupational Injury in Malaysia., 2016/2017

Completed
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Nur Suffia Binti Sulaiman, DEVELOPMENT AND PRELIMINARY EVALUATION OF A MULTI-COMPONENT WORKPLACE WELLNESS PROGRAMME TARGETING OVERWEIGHT AND OBESE WORKERS., 2015/2016
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Rajini Sooryanarayana, ELDER ABUSE AMONG RURAL COMMUNITY DWELLING ELDERS IN KUALA PILAH DISTRICT, NEGERI SEMBILAN STATE, MALAYSIA., 2015/2016
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Norliana Binti Ismail, PATTERN AND RISK FACTORS OF FUNCTIONAL LIMITATION AND PHYSICAL DISABILITY AMONG COMMUNITY-DWELLING ELDERLY IN KUALA PILAH, MALAYSIA: A 12-MONTH FOLLOW-UP STUDY., 2015/2016
  • Masters Degree, Monica Wo Chen Mun, Factors affecting employability in people with epilepsy, 2013/2014
  • Masters Degree, Dr Patwinder Kaur Gill, A Clinical Score for Gestational Diabetes Screening in University Malaya Medical Centre, 2008/2009
  • Masters Degree, Dr Sheela Bai George, Prevalence of gambling among adolescents in Negeri Sembilan Secondary Schools, 2008/2009
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Rosalia Saimon, Parental and adolescents' perception of physical environment determinants (PEDs) and adolescents' level of physical activity in urban neighbourhoods, 2008/2009

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


POST GRADUATE
  • RESEARCH METHODOLOGY, 2017/2018(1), 23, 3
  • RESEARCH METHODOLOGY FOR RESEARCH MODE PROGRAMMES, 2016/2017(2), 25, 3
  • ANALYSIS OF RATES AND PROPORTIONS, 2016/2017(2), 10, 42
  • RESEARCH PAPER, 2016/2017(2), 1, 42
  • RESEARCH PAPER, 2016/2017(1), 1, 42
  • PRINCIPLES OF BIOSTATISTICS, 2016/2017(2), 9, 42
  • PRINCIPLES OF BIOSTATISTICS, 2016/2017(1), 50, 42
  • Research Protocol Development, 2015/2016(2), 1, 9
  • RESEARCH PAPER, 2015/2016(2), 2, 42
  • RESEARCH PAPER, 2015/2016(1), 1, 42
  • PRINCIPLES OF BIOSTATISTICS, 2015/2016(1), 32, 9
  • ESSENTIALS IN PUBLIC HEALTH, 2014/2015(1), 30, 3
  • ESSENTIALS IN PUBLIC HEALTH, 2013/2014(1), 38, 3
  • RESEARCH PAPER, 2013/2014(1), 1, 42
  • RESEARCH METHODOLOGY FOR RESEARCH MODE PROGRAMMES, 2013/2014(2), 65, 3
  • PRINCIPLES OF BIOSTATISTICS, 2013/2014(1), 34, 33
  • PRINCIPLES AND METHODS OF EPIDEMIOLOGY, 2013/2014(1), 32, 6
  • RESEARCH METHODOLOGY, 2013/2014(1), 35, 9
  • PRINCIPLES OF BIOSTATISTICS, 2012/2013(1), 38, 42
  • PRODUCING BETTER EVIDENCE, 2012/2013(2), 27, 3
  • Research Protocol Development, 2012/2013(1), 11, 9
  • PRINCIPLES AND METHODS OF EPIDEMIOLOGY, 2012/2013(1), 36, 6
  • ESSENTIALS OF EPIDEMIOLOGY IN PUBLIC HEALTH, 2012/2013(1), 12, 6
  • RESEARCH METHODOLOGY, 2012/2013(1), 45, 9
  • ANALYSIS OF RATES AND PROPORTIONS, 2012/2013(1), 11, 21
  • QUALITATIVE METHODS IN HEALTH RESEARCH, 2011/2012(2), 6, 18
  • Qualitative Inquiry in Public Health, 2011/2012(2), 7, 30
  • RESEARCH PROTOCOL DEVELOPMENT, 2010/2011(1), 16, 18
  • Qualitative Inquiry in Public Health, 2010/2011(2), 24, 33
  • MEDICAL STATISTICS, 2010/2011(1), 25, 30
  • ANALYSIS OF RATES AND PROPORTIONS, 2010/2011(1), 8, 6
  • QUALITATIVE METHODS IN HEALTH RESEARCH, 2010/2011(2), 5, 18
  • CLINICAL EPIDEMIOLOGY, 2010/2011(2), 6, 18
  • RESEARCH PROTOCOL DEVELOPMENT, 2010/2011(2), 5, 18
  • ESSENTIALS OF EPIDEMIOLOGY IN PUBLIC HEALTH, 2010/2011(1), 16, 6
  • ANALYSIS OF RATES AND PROPORTIONS, 2010/2011(1), 16, 21
  • PRINCIPLES OF BIOSTATISTICS, 2010/2011(1), 59, 30
  • PRINCIPLES AND METHODS OF EPIDEMIOLOGY, 2010/2011(1), 57, 15
  • RESEARCH METHODOLOGY, 2010/2011(1), 149, 18
  • RESEARCH PROPOSAL DEVELOPMENT, 2010/2011(2), 51, 39
  • EPIDEMIOLOGY OF DISEASES IN MALAYSIA, 2010/2011(2), 42, 3
  • CLINICAL EPIDEMIOLOGY, 2009/2010(2), 6, 18
  • ANALYSIS OF RATES AND PROPORTIONS, 2009/2010(1), 15, 21
  • PRINCIPLES OF BIOSTATISTICS, 2009/2010(1), 77, 21
  • RESEARCH METHODOLOGY, 2009/2010(1), 90, 6
  • PRINCIPLES AND METHODS OF EPIDEMIOLOGY, 2009/2010(1), 43, 9
  • MEDICAL STATISTICS, 2009/2010(1), 16, 21
  • RESEARCH PROPOSAL DEVELOPMENT, 2009/2010(2), 60, 42
  • RESEARCH PROPOSAL DEVELOPMENT, 2009/2010(2), 60, 42
  • Qualitative Inquiry in Public Health, 2009/2010(2), 23, 30
  • EPIDEMIOLOGY OF DISEASES IN MALAYSIA, 2009/2010(2), 36, 3
  • PRODUCING BETTER EVIDENCE, 2009/2010(2), 11, 3
  • RESEARCH PROTOCOL DEVELOPMENT, 2009/2010(1), 10, 18
  • INTRODUCTION TO META-ANALYSIS, 2009/2010(2), 8, 3
  • ANALYSIS OF RATES AND PROPORTIONS, 2009/2010(2), 1, 15
  • RESEARCH PROPOSAL DEVELOPMENT, 2008/2009(2), 65, 36
  • Research Protocol Development, 2008/2009(1), 8, 12
  • Qualitative Inquiry in Public Health, 2008/2009(2), 25, 36
  • Endnote Essentials, 2008/2009(2), 15, 4
  • INTRODUCTION TO META-ANALYSIS, 2008/2009(2), 8, 6
  • RESEARCH METHODOLOGY, 2008/2009(1), 100, 12
  • PRINCIPLES OF BIOSTATISTICS, 2008/2009(1), 65, 15
  • Scientific Writing, 2007/2008(1), 10, 4
FIRST DEGREE
  • INTRODUCTORY COURSE IN BIOSTATISTICS, 2016/2017(2), 43, 12
  • Block 8-Endocrinology, Nutrition, and reproductive heal6h, 2016/2017(1), 20, 18
  • BIOSTATISTICS AND EPIDEMIOLOGY FOR BIOMEDICAL SCIENCE, 2016/2017(2), 43, 12
  • Community Posting, 2016/2017(1,2), 20, 285
  • Block 8-Endocrinology, Nutrition, and reproductive heal6h, 2015/2016(1), 20, 18
  • BIOSTATISTICS AND EPIDEMIOLOGY FOR BIOMEDICAL SCIENCE, 2015/2016(2), 44, 12
  • INTRODUCTORY COURSE IN BIOSTATISTICS, 2013/2014(2), 36, 30
  • Clinical Epidemiology and Evidence Based Medicine (Phase 3A), 2012/2013, 219, 6
  • Community Residency Programme, 2012/2013, 40, 251
  • INTRODUCTORY COURSE IN BIOSTATISTICS, 2012/2013(2), 32, 30
  • INTRODUCTORY COURSE IN BIOSTATISTICS, 2011/2012(2), 37, 12
  • Clinical Epidemiology and Evidence Based Medicine (Phase 3A), 2010/2011(1), 219, 30
  • Community Residency Programme, 2010/2011(2), 40, 251
  • Problem Based Learning (Phase 2), 2010/2011(1), 20, 8
  • DPHS (Epidemiology & Medical Statistics), 2010/2011(1), 200, 11
  • INTRODUCTORY COURSE IN BIOSTATISTICS, 2010/2011(2), 37, 30
  • INTRODUCTION TO COURSE IN BIOSTATISTICS, 2010/2011(1), 1, 16
  • DPHS (Epidemiology & Medical Statistics), 2009/2010(1), 206, 9
  • EVIDENCE BASED PHARMACOTHERAPY, 2009/2010(2), 40, 3
  • NURSING CONCEPTS, 2009/2010(2), 25, 2
  • Organisation & Management of Health Services (OMHS) - Phase 3B, 2009/2010(2), 40, 84
  • Clinical Epidemiology and Evidence Based Medicine (Phase 3A), 2009/2010(1), 201, 41
  • INTRODUCTORY COURSE IN BIOSTATISTICS, 2009/2010(2), 41, 16
  • Community Residency Programme, 2009/2010(1), 40, 251
  • Problem Based Learning (Phase 2), 2009/2010(2), 20, 8
  • Organisation & Management of Health Services (OMHS) - Phase 3B, 2008/2009(2), 40, 74
  • INTRODUCTORY COURSE IN BIOSTATISTICS, 2008/2009(2), 42, 12
  • INTRODUCTORY COURSE IN BIOSTATISTICS, 2008/2009(2), 34, 16
  • DPHS (Epidemiology & Medical Statistics), 2008/2009(1), 200, 4
  • Epidemiology of Specific Diseases, 2008/2009(1), 193, 10
  • Community Residency Programme, 2008/2009(1), 40, 251
DIPLOMA (IF APPLICABLE)
  • Introduction to Biostatistics, 2010/2011(2), 20, 14
  • Introduction to Biostatistics, 2009/2010(2), 20, 6
  • Introduction to Biostatistics, 2008/2009(2), 28, 4