PERSONAL DETAIL


Associate Prof. Dr. Choo Wan Yuen

Department of Social and Preventive Medicine
Faculty of Medicine
 
  +603-79674930
  +603-79674975
  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  38
 Articles With Citation Data  35
 Sum of the Times Cited   276
 Average Citations per Article   7.89
 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)

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area).


  • Violence, Child Maltreatment, Elder Mistreatment, Health Research Methods, Biostatistics, Adolescent Health


RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
(Publication).


Book

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

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

2016
  • 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/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • 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/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • Cheah, IGS; Choo, WY. (2016). A review of research on child abuse in Malaysia. The Medical Journal of Malaysia, 71(1), 87-99. (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)

2015
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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, 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
  • 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)

2009
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)

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

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)
  • 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)
  • Domestic violence: Its association with psychiatric morbidity and victims' readiness to leave, 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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, National Population and Family Development Board (LPPKN)
  • Sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) educational intervention programme, 2015-2015, Lembaga Penduduk & Perancang Keluarga Negara (LPPKN)

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


  • Certificate of Excellent Service, University Malaya, 2016, (University)
  • 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).


ORAL
  • 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)

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


  • Committee member, Violence Intervention Committee (VIC), University of Malaya Medical Centre, Committee Member, 2012-2013, (University)
  • Speaker, Latihan Kaedah Penyelidikan Dalam Kesihatan Primer (Research Methods in Health), Institute of Public Health, Ministry of Health Malaysia, Speaker, 2011-2011, (National)
  • Train the Trainers Workshop, 22-24 July 2010, Corus Paradise Resort, Port Dickson, Julius Centre University Malaya, Speaker, 2010-2010, (University)
  • Asia Pacific Primary Care Research Conference (APPCRC), 5-6 Dec 2009, Bayview Hotel, Melaka, Academy of Family Physicians Malaysia, Resource Person, 2009-2009, (International)
  • Curriculum Restructuring Panel Member for Introductory Course in Biostatistics for Diploma of Medical Laboratory Technology Program, University of Malaya, Expert Advisor, 2008-Present, (University)
  • 40th Asia Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health Conference, Kuala Lumpur, 7-9 Nov 2008, University of Malaya, Committee Member, 2008-2008, (International)

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


  • Guest editor for Asia Pacific Journal of Public Health (Supplement), Article In Journal ,  (2014 - 2015)
  • DrPH thesis: Nik Daliana Nik Farid (MHC090002) Determinants of sexual-risk behaviour among incarcerated adolescents in Malaysia - A mixed method study, Thesis ,  (2013 - 2013)
  • 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).


  • 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
  • Masters Degree, Monica Wo Chen Mun, Factors affecting employability in people with epilepsy, 2013/2014
  • Masters Degree, Monica Wo Chen Mun, Factors affecting employability in people with epilepsy, 2013/2014
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Dr Norliana Binti Ismail, Physical and functional limitations among elderly in Negeri Sembilan, 2012/2013
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Dr Rajini A/p Sooryanarayana, Epidemiology of elder abuse in Malaysia, 2011/2012
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Nur Suffia Binti Sulaiman, THE HEALTHY WORKER PROGAMME FOR WEIGHT REDUCTION AND IMPROVEMENT OF QUALITY OF WORKING LIFE., 2010/2011
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Nur Suffia Binti Sulaiman, THE HEALTHY WORKER PROGAMME FOR WEIGHT REDUCTION AND IMPROVEMENT OF QUALITY OF WORKING LIFE., 2010/2011
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Dr Nur Suffia Sulaiman, The Healthy Workers Programme to promote healthy lifestyle among office workers, 2010/2011

Completed
  • Masters Degree, Dr Ayesha Ahmed, Child maltreatment among schoolchildren in Selangor, 2012/2013
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Rajini Sooryanarayana, ELDER ABUSE AMONG RURAL COMMUNITY DWELLING ELDERS IN KUALA PILAH DISTRICT, NEGERI SEMBILAN STATE, MALAYSIA., 2011/2012
  • 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
  • PRINCIPLES OF BIOSTATISTICS, 2015/2016(1), 28, 6
  • RESEARCH PAPER, 2015/2016(1), 1, 15
  • PRINCIPLES AND METHODS OF EPIDEMIOLOGY, 2012/2013(1), 32, 6
  • Research Protocol Development, 2012/2013(1), 11, 9
  • PRODUCING BETTER EVIDENCE, 2012/2013, 20, 3
  • PRINCIPLES OF BIOSTATISTICS, 2012/2013(1), 32, 42
  • PRINCIPLES OF BIOSTATISTICS, 2010/2011(1), 60, 30
  • PRINCIPLES AND METHODS OF EPIDEMIOLOGY, 2010/2011(1), 56, 15
  • RESEARCH METHODOLOGY, 2010/2011(1), 120, 18
  • QUALITATIVE METHODS IN HEALTH RESEARCH, 2010/2011(2), 5, 18
  • MEDICAL STATISTICS, 2010/2011(1), 24, 30
  • Qualitative Inquiry in Public Health, 2010/2011(2), 25, 33
  • RESEARCH PROPOSAL DEVELOPMENT, 2010/2011(2), 60, 39
  • RESEARCH PROTOCOL DEVELOPMENT, 2010/2011(1), 16, 18
  • ANALYSIS OF RATES AND PROPORTIONS, 2010/2011(1), 8, 6
  • CLINICAL EPIDEMIOLOGY, 2010/2011(2), 3, 18
  • MEDICAL STATISTICS, 2009/2010(1), 20, 21
  • RESEARCH METHODOLOGY, 2009/2010(1), 90, 6
  • PRINCIPLES OF BIOSTATISTICS, 2009/2010(1), 77, 21
  • ANALYSIS OF RATES AND PROPORTIONS, 2009/2010(1), 15, 21
  • PRINCIPLES AND METHODS OF EPIDEMIOLOGY, 2009/2010(1), 43, 9
  • EPIDEMIOLOGY OF DISEASES IN MALAYSIA, 2009/2010(2), 36, 3
  • PRODUCING BETTER EVIDENCE, 2009/2010(2), 17, 3
  • ANALYSIS OF RATES AND PROPORTIONS, 2009/2010(2), 1, 15
  • INTRODUCTION TO META-ANALYSIS, 2009/2010(2), 8, 3
  • CLINICAL EPIDEMIOLOGY, 2009/2010(2), 6, 18
  • RESEARCH PROTOCOL DEVELOPMENT, 2009/2010(1), 8, 18
  • Qualitative Inquiry in Public Health, 2009/2010(2), 25, 30
  • RESEARCH PROPOSAL DEVELOPMENT, 2009/2010(2), 60, 42
  • RESEARCH PROPOSAL DEVELOPMENT, 2009/2010(2), 60, 42
  • INTRODUCTION TO META-ANALYSIS, 2008/2009(2), 8, 6
  • Endnote Essentials, 2008/2009(2), 15, 4
  • RESEARCH PROPOSAL DEVELOPMENT, 2008/2009(2), 65, 36
  • PRINCIPLES OF BIOSTATISTICS, 2008/2009(1), 65, 15
  • RESEARCH METHODOLOGY, 2008/2009(1), 100, 12
  • Qualitative Inquiry in Public Health, 2008/2009(2), 25, 36
  • Research Protocol Development, 2008/2009(1), 8, 12
  • Scientific Writing, 2007/2008(1), 10, 4
FIRST DEGREE
  • PRINCIPLES OF BIOSTATISTICS, 2013/2014(1), 37, 33
  • INTRODUCTORY COURSE IN BIOSTATISTICS, 2013/2014, 32, 30
  • INTRODUCTORY COURSE IN BIOSTATISTICS, 2012/2013(2), 32, 30
  • Clinical Epidemiology and Evidence Based Medicine (Phase 3A), 2012/2013, 219, 6
  • Community Residency Programme, 2012/2013, 40, 251
  • Clinical Epidemiology and Evidence Based Medicine (Phase 3A), 2010/2011(1), 219, 30
  • DPHS (Epidemiology & Medical Statistics), 2010/2011(1), 200, 11
  • Community Residency Programme, 2010/2011(2), 40, 251
  • INTRODUCTION TO COURSE IN BIOSTATISTICS, 2010/2011(2), 38, 16
  • Problem Based Learning (Phase 2), 2010/2011(1), 20, 8
  • DPHS (Epidemiology & Medical Statistics), 2009/2010(1), 206, 9
  • Problem Based Learning (Phase 2), 2009/2010(2), 20, 8
  • EVIDENCE BASED PHARMACOTHERAPY, 2009/2010(2), 40, 3
  • 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), 40, 16
  • Community Residency Programme, 2009/2010(1), 40, 251
  • NURSING CONCEPTS, 2009/2010(2), 25, 2
  • Organisation & Management of Health Services (OMHS) - Phase 3B, 2008/2009(2), 40, 74
  • INTRODUCTORY COURSE IN BIOSTATISTICS, 2008/2009(2), 42, 12
  • 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