Curriculum Vitae

PERSONAL DETAILS
ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role),(Level),(Duration)
  • Head of Unit, UNIVERSITI MALAYA, 12/11/2022 to present
  • Head of Unit, UNIVERSITI MALAYA, 12/11/2020 to 11/11/2022
  • TASK FORCE MEMBER, University Malaya, 16/09/2022 to present
  • UMHP TASK FORCE - PROCESSES [PR] COMMITTEE MEMBER, University Malaya, 17/09/2021 to 16/09/2022
  • COMMITTEE MEMBERS, University Malaya, 15/07/2021 to present
  • COMMITTEE MEMBERS, Faculty, 01/09/2018 to present
  • Evaluation Panel Member for Anugerah Saintis Muda Negara 2016 dan Anugerah Juruteknologi Negara 2016, National, 20/07/2016 to present
  • Head of Unit, UNIVERSITI MALAYA, 01/02/2019 to 11/11/2020
  • HEAD OF DEPARTMENT, University Malaya, 01/02/2019 to 01/11/2020
  • Head of Unit, UNIVERSITI MALAYA, 01/08/2018 to 31/01/2019
  • Head of Unit, UNIVERSITI MALAYA, 01/08/2016 to 31/07/2018
  • ASSESSMENT OF FUNDAMENTAL RESEARCH GRANT SCHEME (FRGS) PHASE 1/2018, University Malaya, 09/04/2018 to 09/04/2018
  • MEMBERS OF FACULTY CURRICULUM (JKKF) FOR HIGH DEGREE PROGRAM (PROGRAM MANAGED BY DEPARTMENT), Faculty, 06/04/2017 to 02/11/2018
  • Faculty Representative for Examiner Ad-hoc Meeting, Faculty, 01/01/2017 to 31/12/2018
  • Head of Unit, MERDU, Faculty, 01/08/2016 to 31/07/2018
  • ASSESSMENT OF FUNDAMENTAL RESEARCH GRANT SCHEME (FRGS) PHASE 1/2017, University Malaya, 09/01/2017 to 09/01/2017
  • Head of Unit, UNIVERSITI MALAYA, 01/08/2014 to 31/07/2016
  • Committee Member - Appointment as member of the Vetting committee for Medical and Health Sciences Discipline Group 2016, Faculty, 18/01/2016 to 30/12/2016
  • Committee Member -Appointment to the faculty appeal committee for MBBS, Faculty, 04/01/2016 to 30/12/2016
  • Head of Unit, MERDU, University Malaya, 01/01/2014 to 31/08/2016
  • Theme Coordinator for MBBS, University Malaya, 01/07/2013 to 31/12/2016
  • Member of the screening Committee for promotion to the position of an associate professor/senior lecturer in the Faculty of medicine, University Malaya, 01/07/2013 to 31/12/2016
  • Additional Mentor University Malaya Medical Society, University Malaya, 03/06/2013 to 30/12/2016
  • Head of Unit, UNIVERSITI MALAYA, 01/01/2013 to 30/06/2014
  • Research Cluster -Health and Translational Medicine (HTM), University Malaya, 01/01/2013 to 31/12/2013
  • Panel Reviewer for UMRG, University Malaya, 01/07/2012 to 28/06/2013
  • Appointment as Committee Member for "Pelantikan Jawatankuasa Penggubalan Kurikulum Kemahiran Insaniah Pusat Asaasi Sains Universiti Malaya" (PASUM), University Malaya, 14/06/2012 to 13/06/2013
  • Head of Unit, MERDU, Faculty, 01/01/2011 to 31/12/2013
  • Phase 2 Coordinator, Faculty, 10/10/2003 to 10/07/2007
  • Phase 2 Academic Advisors, Faculty, 01/09/1999 to 03/09/2001
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification),(Field),(Institution),(Year)
  • MSc Computational Genetics and Bioinformatics, BIOINFORMATIK, IMPERIAL COLLEGE OF SCIENCE,TECHNOLOGY AND MEDICINE
  • Fellowship, MEDICAL MICROBIOLOGY, Swedish Institute Guest Fellowship
  • PhD(LOND), BAKTERIALOGI(Medical and Environmental Bacteriology), UNIVERSITY OF LONDON
  • BSC(HONS)(SURREY), MIKROBIOLOGI(MIKROBIOLOGI), SURREY UNIVERSITY, SURREY, UK
MEMBERSHIPS
(Organisation),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
  • Fellow Overseas, Member, 2022 to 2022 (International)
  • The Asia Pacific Scholars (TAPS) International Editorial Board Member., Editorial Board, 2020 to present (International)
  • Royal College of Pathologists (UK), Fellowship, Since 2018 (International)
  • PLOS ACADEMIC EDITOR, Chief Editor/ Editor in Chief, 2011 to present (International)
  • BBSRC FELLOWSHIPS SCHEME, Reviewer, 2020 to 2020 (International)
  • Panel evaluation for TRGS Presentation, Panel, 2020 to 2020 (University)
  • PANEL FOR TRGS PROPOSALS, Panel, 2020 to 2020 (University)
  • Geneflux Biosciences Sdn Bhd , Consultant, 2018 to 2020 (National)
  • Alam Sekitar Malaysia Sdn Bhd, Consultant, 2018 to 2020 (National)
  • PLoS One, Editorial Board Member, 2012 to 2020 (International)
  • Agency for Health Quality and Assessment of Catalonia (AQuAS), Reviewer, 2019 to 2019 (International)
  • Medical University of Graz, Reviewer, 2018 to 2019 (International)
SPECIALIZATION
(Area)
Area of Expertise
  • BACTERIOLOGY (Molecular Biology & Immunology)
  • Medical Education (Basic Science Integration)
  • PROTEOMICS (Proteomics)
  • BACTERIOLOGY (Pathogenesis of Infection)
  • Bioinformatics (Computational Genetics)
  • Research Interest
  • 2. A range of secretory products, which include protease, lecithinase, superoxide dismutase, catalase, catalse-peroxidase, nitric oxide, and other, related enzymes have been purifies and characterized. Using hybridoma technology, monoclonal antibodies have been developed to these secretory products and studies on the use of these for immunoprophylaxis have been initiated
  • 3. Development of animal models for melioidosis.
  • 4. Characterisation of capsular polysaccharide, which was demonstrated using EM is
    being evaluated as a potential candidate vaccine
  • 5. Epitope mapping using the phage display system to design peptides for diagnostics and vaccines.
  • Bioinformatics and Functional Genomics. Currently a number of microbial genomes have been sequenced and data is available through the Sanger Centre and NCBI. Grant applications to obtain funding to study the functional genomics of virulence genes of microbial pathogen is underway
  • Cholera.In brief, molecular epidemiology and the role of the environment on the survival and virulence of Vibrio cholerae
  • TEACHING
    (Course Title),(Level of Study),(Institution),(Academic Session)
    Teaching
  • Masters in ClinicalSciences , Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2005/2006 - )
  • MFEB3402 - ADVANCED MEDICAL MICROBIOLOGY, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2005/2006 - )
  • DJED2101 - Bachelor of Dental Surgery Programme, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2005/2006 - 1 )
  • DJED2101 - Bachelor of Dental Surgery Programme, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2006/2007 - )
  • Medical Microbiology, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2006/2007 - )
  • Medical Microbiology, First Degree / Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2009/2010 - 1 2 3 )
  • DJED2101 - Bachelor of Dental Surgery Programme, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2009/2010 - 2 )
  • MFEB3401 - ADVANCED MEDICAL VIROLOGY, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2010/2011 - 1 )
  • MFEB3401 BioMedical Sciences, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2009/2010 - 1 )
  • MFEB3401 - ADVANCED MEDICAL VIROLOGY, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2010/2011 - )
  • MBBS, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2011/2012 - 2 )