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ASSOCIATE PROF. SITI NURSHEENA BINTI MOHD ZAIN

Institute of Biological Sciences
Faculty of Science
 
  +603-79674361
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  nsheena@um.edu.my
 Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, W.Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
 
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ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification), (Institution).



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


  • BRITISH SOCIETY FOR PARASITOLOGY, Registered Member, 1994, (International)
  • MALAYSIAN SOCIETY FOR PARASITOLOGY AND TROPICAL MEDICINE, Registered Member, 1994 to 2020, (University)
  • Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, Assistant Secretary, 2002 to 2002, (National)
  • IATSS FORUM ALUMI MALAYSIA, Life Members, 2002, (National)
  • Koperasi Kakitangan Universiti Malaya, Member, 2002, (University)
  • Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, Council, 2003 to 2004, (National)
  • Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, Committee Member, 2009 to 2010, (National)
  • Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, Council, 2010 to 2011, (National)
  • Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, Council, 2012 to 2013, (National)
  • Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, Council, 2013 to 2014, (National)
  • Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, Council Member, 2014 to 2015, (National)
  • Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, Council Member, 2015 to 2016, (University)
  • Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, Council Member, 2016, (University)
  • Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, 1st Vice President, 2017 to 2018, (National)
  • Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, 1st Vice President, 2017 to 2018, (National)
  • Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, President, 2018 to 2019, (National)
  • Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, President, 2019 to 2020, (National)

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


  • Programme Coordinator, Faculty, 01/07/2019 to 30/06/2021
  • Jawatankuasa Alumni Fakulti Sains, Faculty, 06/01/2019 to 31/12/2019
  • Jawatankuasa kurrikulum Fakulti Sains, Faculty, 03/10/2018 to 02/10/2019
  • Panel evaluator for FRGS grant proposals Phase 1/2018, University Malaya, 25/06/2018 to 15/07/2018
  • Programme Coordinator, Faculty, 15/06/2018 to 30/06/2019
  • Ahli Jawatankuasa Alumni, Faculty, 29/03/2018 to 28/03/2020
  • Ahli jawatankuasa Promosi Fakulti Sains, Faculty, 05/01/2018 to 30/12/2019
  • Panel Penasihat Akademik Fakulti Sains, University Malaya, 14/08/2017 to 13/08/2018 (Membimbing pelajar dalam perancangan program pengajian)
  • AJK Buku Panduan ISB, Faculty, 13/03/2017 to 12/03/2018 (AJK Buku Panduan Program Biohealth Program)
  • Ahli Penilai Bantuan Kecil Penyelidikan 2015/16, University Malaya, 01/09/2015 to 27/04/2017 (Penilai geran BKP)
  • Supervisor, University Malaya, 06/07/2015 to 29/08/2015 (Industrial training Supervisor to student Fatin Farah Marhafisha (SEK120004) )
  • Higher Education Committee (JKIT), Faculty, 09/01/2012 to 08/01/2014 (Ahli Jawatankuasa)
  • Higher Education Committee (JKIT), Faculty, 19/12/2011 to 18/12/2012
  • Course Programme Coordinator SHES 1270, Faculty, 03/10/2011 to 03/10/2015
  • Jawatankuasa Peperiksaan Program Tahap 1, Faculty, 17/08/2011 to 16/08/2012
  • JAWATANKUASA BUKU PANDUAN, Faculty, 17/02/2010 to 16/02/2011
  • Ahli Jawatankuasa Ijazah Tinggi (JKIT), Faculty, 22/04/2008 to 22/04/2009
  • Course coordinator for Open University Malaysia (OUM) for Biology Practical Plant and Animal Diversity, National, 31/03/2007 to 31/03/2007
  • Supervisor, University Malaya, 08/03/2007 to 13/07/2007 (Latihan Mengajar Sarjana Muda Sains Dengan Pendidikan)
  • Course coordinator for Open University Malaysia (OUM) for Biology Practical Microbial Diversity and Physiology, National, 08/10/2006 to 08/10/2006
  • Acting Head of Department, Faculty, 05/06/2006 to 06/06/2006
  • Penulis Document QAA, University Malaya, 17/03/2006 to 16/03/2007
  • Penyelaras Pengajar Institut Sains Biologi, Faculty, 30/11/2004 to 30/11/2006
  • Supervisor, Faculty, 01/03/2004 (Supervisor to several undergraduate and postgraduate students)

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area).


  • Molecular Parasitology
  • Mammalian Parasitology


RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
(Publication).


Chapter in Book

2005
  • The Forest and Biodiversity of Selai, Endau Rompin. Eds H. Mohamed & M.Zakaria-Ismail.(2005). University of Malaya Press 
Article in Academic Journals

2019
  • Sahimin, Norhidayu Sarif, Siti Aishah; Mohd Hanapi, Izzah Ruzana; Nai Chuan, Sukchinda; John, Lewis; Douadi, Benacer; Mohd Zain, Siti Nursheena (2019). Seroprevalence of anti-Leptospira IgG and IgM antibodies and risk assessment of leptospirosis among urban poor communities in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene DOI: doi.org.10.4269/ajtmh.19-0003 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Sahimin, N., Yunus, M. H., Douadi, B., Yvonne Lim, A.L., Noordin, R., Behnke, J.M. and Mohd Zain, S.N. (2019). Entamoeba infections and associated risk factors among migrant workers in Peninsular Malaysia. Tropical Biomedicine (accepted for publication) (ISI-Indexed)
  • Norhidayu Sahimin, Yvonne A.L. Lim, Rahmah Noordin, Muhammad Hafiznur Yunus, Norsyahida Arifin, Jerzy Marian Behnke, Siti Nursheena Mohd Zain (2019). Epidemiology and immunodiagnostics of Strongyloides stercoralis infections among migrant workers in Malaysia, Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Medicine; 12(6): 250-257. (ISI-Indexed)

2018
  • Farah Haziqah, M.T., Chandrawathani, P., Douadi, B., Suresh, K., Wilson, J.J., Mohd Khalid, M.K.N., Rajamanikam, A., Lewis, J.W. and Mohd Zain, S.N. (2018). Impact of pH on the viability and morphology of Blastocystis isolates. Tropical Biomedicine 35(2):501-510. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Farah Haziqah, MT, Mohd Zain, S.N., Chandrawathani, P., Premaalatha, B., Mohd Khairul Nizam, M.K., Arutchelvan, R. and Suresh, K. (2018). Genetic diversity of rodent Blastocystis sp. from Peninsular Malaysia. Tropical Biomedicine; 35(2):586-592. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Mohd Zain, S.N. and Basanez, M.G. (2018) Collaborate or Collapse: Capacity Building in Zoonotic and Neglected Tropical Disease Modelling. Trends in Parasitology 34(5): 356-358. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Norhidayu Sahimin, Benacer Douadi, Yvonne Ai Lian Lim and Siti Nursheena Mohd Zain. Distribution of Giardia duodenalis (Assemblages A and B) and Cryptosporidium parvum amongst migrant workers in Peninsular Malaysia. Acta Tropica 2018, 182: 178-184. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Farah Haziqah Meor Termizi, Chandrawathani Panchadcharam, Suresh Kumar Govind, John-James Wilson, Mohd Khairul Nizam Mohd Khalid, Arutchelvan Rajamanikam, Premaalatha Bathmanaban, Siti Nursheena Mohd Zain (2018) Status, ultrastructure and subtypes of Blastocystis in Poultry (Gallus gallus) of Peninsular Malaysia (2018). Southeast Asian Journal of Tropical Medicine and Public Health 49(6): 921-932. (ISI-Indexed)

2017
  • Woh Pei Yee, Thong Kwai Lin, Jerzy M. Behnke, John W. Lewis Siti Nursheena Mohd Zain (2017).Characterization of Nontyphoidal Salmonella (NTS) Isolates from Asymptomatic Migrant Food Handlers in Peninsular Malaysia. Journal of Food Protection Vol 80 (8):1378-1383 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Mohd Zain, S.N., Farah Haziqah, M.T., Woh, P.Y., Fazly Ann, Z., Vickneshwaran, M., Mohd Khalid, M.K.N., Arutchelvan, R. and Suresh, K.(2017). MORPHOLOGICAL AND MOLECULAR DETECTION OF BLASTOCYSTIS SP. IN WILDLIFE FROM TIOMAN ISLAND, MALAYSIA. Tropical Biomedicine; 34(1):249-255. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Norhidayu Sahimin, Yvonne A.L. Lim, Farnaza Ariffin, Jerzy M. Behnke, Maria-Gloria Basanez, Martin Walker, John W. Lewis, Rahmah Noordin, Khairul Anuar Abdullah, Siti Nursheena Mohd Zain (2017). Socio-demographic determinants of Toxoplasma gondii seroprevalence in migrant workers of Peninsular Malaysia. Parasites & Vectors 2017, 10: 238. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Benacer D., Mohd Zain S.N., Ooi P.T., Thong K.L. (2017). Antimicrobial Susceptibility of Leptospira spp. Isolated from Environmental, Human and Animal Sources in Malaysia. Journal of Indian Medical Microbiology 35(1):124-128. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Douadi Benacer, Siti Nursheena Mohd Zain, John W. Lewis, Mohd Khairul Nizam Mohd Khalid and Kwai Lin Thong (2017). A duplex endpoint PCR assay for rapid detection and differentiation of Leptospira strains. Revista da Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical 50(2),1-4. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Benacer, D., Thong, K.L, Ooi, P.T., Souris, M., Lewis, J.W., Ahmed, A.A and Mohd Zain, S.N. (2017). Serological and molecular identification of Leptospira spp. in swine and stray dogs from Malaysia. Tropical Biomedicine; 34(1)1-9. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Farah Haziqah, M.T., Nur Asyiqin, M.N., Mohd Khalid, M.K.N. and Suresh, K. and Mohd Zain, S.N., (2017). Current status of Blastocystis in cockroaches. Tropical Biomedicine; 34(3) 741-745 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Norhidayu Sahimin, Yvonne Ai Lian Lim, Benacer, Douadi, Mohd Khairul Nizam Mohd Khalid, John-James Wilson, Jerzy M. Behnke, Siti Nursheena Mohd Zain. Hookworm infections among migrant workers in Malaysia: molecular identification of Necator americanus and Ancylostoma duodenale. Acta Tropica 2017; 173: 109-115. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Pei Yee Woh, Kwai Lin Thong, Yvonne Ai-Lian Lim, Jerzy Behnke, John Lewis, Siti Nursheena Mohd Zain. Microorganisms as an indicator of hygiene status among migrant food handlers in Peninsular Malaysia. Asia Pacific Journal of Public Health 2017, 29(7): 599-607. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Rahmah Noordin, Siti Nursheena Mohd Zain, Muhammad Hafiznur Yunus and Norhidayu Sahimin (2017). Seroprevalence of lymphatic filariasis among migrant workers in Peninsular Malaysia. Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; 111: 370–372 doi:10.1093/trstmh/trx062 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Loong SK, Tan KK, Zainal N, Phoon WH, Mohd Zain SN, AbuBakar S. (2017). Draft genome of the emerging pathogen, Kocuria marina isolated from a wild urban rat. Memorias do Institudo Oswaldo Cruz, 112(12), 857-859. (ISI-Indexed)

2016
  • Douadi Benacer, Kwai Lin Thong, Ng Choung Min, Khebir Bin Verasahib,Renee L. Galloway, Rudy A. Hartskeerl, Marc Souris, Siti Nursheena Mohd Zain (2016). Epidemiology of human leptospirosis in Malaysia, 2004-2012. Acta Tropica 157:162-168 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Loong SK, Johari J, Che Mat Seri NAA, AbdulRazak O, Douadi B, Ahmad Nasrah SN, Mohd Zain SN, AbuBakar S. (2016). Isolation and Identification of an Emerging Pathogen, Kocuria marina, from Rattus rattus diardii. Tropical Biomedicine, 33(3), 589-593. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Douadi Benacer, Siti Nursheena Mohd Zain, Ahmed A Ahmed, Mohd Khairul Nizam Mohd Khalid; Rudy Hartskeerl, Kwai Lin Thong (2016). Predominance of the ST143 and ST50 Leptospira Clones in the Urban Rat Populations of Peninsular Malaysia, Journal of Medical Microbiology; 65(6):574-577. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Douadi Benacer, Kwai Lin Thong, Khebir Bin Verasahib, Renee L. Galloway, Rudy A. Hartskeerl, John W. Lewis and Siti Nursheena Mohd Zain (2016). Human Leptospirosis in Malaysia - Reviewing the challenges after eight decades (1925-2012).Asia- Pacific Journal of Public Health. 28(4): 290-302. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Aida Syafinaz Mokhtar, Kamil Ali Braima, How Peng Chin, John Jeffery, Siti Nursheena Mohd Zain, Mahmud Rohela, Lau Yee Ling, Ibrahim Jamaiah, John-James Wilson and Noraishah Mydin Abdul-Aziz (2016). Intestinal myiasis in a Malaysian patient caused by larvae of Telmatoscopus albipunctatus (Diptera: Psychodidae). Journal of Medical Entomology doi: 10.1093/jme/tjw014 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Norhidayu Sahimin,Yvonne A. L. Lim,Farnaza Ariffin,Jerzy M. Behnke,John W. Lewis,Siti Nursheena Mohd Zain (2016).Migrant Workers in Malaysia: Current Implications of Sociodemographic and Environmental Characteristics in the Transmission of Intestinal Parasitic Infections, PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases 10(11) DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0005110 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Woh Pei Yee, Thong Kwai Lin, Jerzy Marian Behnke, John Watkin Lewis, Siti Nursheena Mohd Zain (2016) Evaluation of basic knowledge on food safety and food handling practices amongst migrant food handlers in Peninsular Malaysia. Food Control 70:64-73. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Douadi Benacer, Siti Nursheena Mohd Zain, Shin Zhu Sim, Mohd Khairul Nizam Mohd Khalid; Renee L. Galloway, Marc Souris, Kwai Lin Thong (2016).Determination of Leptospira borgpetersenii serovar Javanica and L. interrogans serovar Bataviae as the persistent serovars circulating in the Urban Rat Populations of Peninsular Malaysia. Parasites and Vector; 9:117 (ISI-Indexed)

2015
  • Siti Nursheena Mohd Zain, Syed Arnez Amdan Syed Kamil, Kamil A. Braima, Aida Syafinaz Mokhtar, Noraishah M. Abdul-Aziz, John- James Wilson, Paramesvaran, Sithambaran, John Jeffery. (2015). Ectoparasites of wild rats in peninsular Malaysia and their associated diseases- A review. Parasites and Vector 8:254 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Mohd Zain, S.N. Rahman, R. and Lewis, J.W. (2015). The role of stray cats and dogs in contaminating soil with geohelminth eggs in playgrounds from Peninsular Malaysia. Journal of Helminthology 89(6): 740-747. (ISI-Indexed)

2014
  • Farah Haziqah M.T., Chandrawathani P., Mohd Zain S.N., Suresh Kumar G., Hemalatha C. & Premalaatha B. (2014). A Preliminary Study of Blastocystis sp. from Chicken in Perak and Selangor, Malaysia. Malaysian Journal of Veterinary Research 5 (1): 21-25. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • S. A. Sayed Abdul Rahman, S.N. Mohd Zain, M. Z. Bilal Mat, A. K. Sidam, R. Y. Othman and Z.Mohamed (2014). Population Distribution of Plant- parasitic Nematodes of Musa spp. in Peninsular Malaysia.Sains Malaysiana 43(2) (ISI-Indexed)
  • Alias, S.N., Norhidayu, S., Edah, M.A. & Mohd Zain, S.N. (2014) Comparison between Quantitative Buffy Coat (QBC) and Giemsa-stained Thin Film (GTF) technique for blood protozoan infections in wild rodents. Tropical Biomedicine; 31(3): 422-431. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Alias, S.N., Sahimin, N., Edah, M.A. & Mohd Zain, S.N, (2014) Epidemiology of blood parasitic infections in the urban rat population in Peninsular Malaysia, Tropical Biomedicine (ISI-Indexed)
  • Tay ST, Aida Syafinaz M, S. N. Mohd Zain, K. C. Low (2014). Isolation and molecular identification of Bartonellae from wild rats (Rattus species) in Malaysia. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene,90 (6), 1039-1042 (ISI-Indexed)

2013
  • Nur Syazana, M.T, Mohd Zain, S.N & John Jeffery (2013).Biodiversity and macroparasitic distribution of the wild rodent population of Carey Island, Klang. Tropical Biomedicine 30(2):199-210. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Nursyazana, M. T., Mohdzain, S. N., Jeffery, J. 2013. Biodiversity and macroparasitic distribution of the wild rat population of Carey Island, Klang. Tropical Biomedicine (ISI-Indexed)
  • Zain, S. N. M., Sahimin, N., Pal, P., Lewis, J. W. 2013. Macroparasite communities in stray cat populations from urban cities in Peninsular Malaysia. Veterinary Parasitology (ISI-Indexed)
  • Douadi Benacer, Pei Yee Woh, Siti Nursheena Mohd Zain, Fairuz Amran, Thong, Kwai Lin (2013).Pathogenic and saprophytic Leptospira species in water and soils from selected urban sites in Peninsular Malaysia. Microbes and Environments 28(1): 135-140 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Douadi Benacer, Siti Nursheena Mohd Zain, Fairuz Amran, Renee L. Galloway, Kwai Lin Thong (2013). Isolation and Molecular Characterization of Leptospira interrogans and Leptospira borgpetersenii Isolates from the Urban Rat Populations of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 88(4):704-709. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Paramesvaranm, S., Sani, R.A., Krishnasamy, Amal, N.M., Hassan, L., Mohd Zain, S.N., latifah, I., Rahmat, M.S., John Jeffery, Santhana, R.L., and Selvanesan, S. (2013). Distribution and morphological measurements of wild and urban rodents from four habitats in the state of Selangor and Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia. Malaysian Journal of Veterinary Research, 4(2): 1-12. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Mohd Zain, S.N., Norhidayu, S., Pal, P. and Lewis, J.W. (2013). Macroparasite communities in stray cat populations from urban cities in Peninsular Malaysia. Veterinary Parasitology 196:469-477 (ISI-Indexed)

2012
  • Norhidayu, S. Mohd Zain, S.N., Jeffery, J. and Lewis, J.W. (2013).The dog louse Heterodoxus spiniger from stray cats in Penang, Malaysia. Tropical Biomedicine 29 (2):301-303. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Zain, S. N. M., Behnke, J. M., Lewis, J. W. 2012. Helminth communities from two urban rat populations in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Parasites Vectors (ISI-Indexed)
  • Paramesvaran, S., Sani, R.A., Krishnasamy, M., Amal Nasir, M, Hassan, L., Mohd Zain, S.N., Jeffery, J., Santhana Raj, L., Latifa, I., Abdul Aziz, Vellayan, S., amd Selvanesan, S. 2012. An Overview of nematodes infecting urban and wild rats (Muridae) in Malaysia. Malaysian Journal of Veterinary Research 3(1)15-21. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Jeffery, J, Norhidayu, S., Mohd Zain, S.N., Noor Hayati, M.I and Nurazila, B. (2012). The cat fur mite, Lynxacarus radvoskyi Tenorio, 1974 (Acarine:Astigmata: Listrophoridae) from the cat Felis catus in Peninsular Malaysia. Tropical Biomedicine: 29(2): 308-310. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Siti N. Mohd Zain, Jerzy M. Behnke and John W. Lewis. (2012). Helminth communities from two urban rat populations in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Parasites and Vectors 5:47 (ISI-Indexed)

2008
  • Mohd Zain, S.N. (2008). Endoparasite of rodents in two islands of the Straits of Malacca. Malaysian Journal of Science SESMA Special Issue: 27:123-127 (SCOPUS-Indexed)

2006
  • Syed Arnez, A.S.K. and Mohd-Zain, S.N (2006). A study on wild rats and their endoparasite fauna from the Endau-Rompin National Park, Johor. Malaysian Journal of Science 25(2). (SCOPUS-Indexed)

1999
  • Behnke, J.M, Lewis, J.W., Mohd-Zain, S.N. and Gilbert, F.S. (1999). Helminth infection in Apodemus sylvaticus in southern England: interactive effects of host age, sex and year on the prevalence and abundance of infection. Journal of Helminthology 73(1). 31-44. (ISI-Indexed)
Proceeding

2011
  • SAYED ABDUL RAHMAN, S. A., CARPENTIER, S., PANIS, B., MOHD ZAIN, S. N., OTHMAN, R. Y. and MOHAMED, Z. (2011). Understanding plant-Meloidogyne incognita interaction using Proteomics approach. 9th Malaysia Genetics Congress , 28th -30th September, 2011. Pullman Hotel, Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia. 

2010
  • SAYED ABDUL RAHMAN, S. A., MOHD ZAIN, S. N., KHALID, N., OTHMAN, R. Y. and MOHAMED, Z. (2010). Development of sensitive molecular diagnostic tools for the detection of economically important plant-parasitic nematode species infesting Musa. My1Bio Conference 2010, 30-31st October, 2010. Berjaya Times Square Hotel and Convention Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Mohd Zain, S.N. (2010).Comparative study of the macroparasite communities of stray cats from four urban cities in Peninsular Malaysia. Proceedings of The Fourth ASEAN Congress of Tropical Medicine and Parasitology. (CD version) 

2008
  • Rahman SA, Md Zain SN, Mohamed Z. 2008. Population Distribution of Plant-Parasitic Nematodes of musa spp in Peninsular Malaysia and Molecular Characterisation of Nematode Species. 5th International Congress of Nematology. 13-18 July 2008. Brisbane, Australia (Oral paper) (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2007
  • SAYED ABDUL RAHMAN, S. A., MOHD ZAIN, S. N. and MOHAMED, Z. (2007). Distribution Study of Plant- parasitic Nematodes Infesting Banana Plantations in Peninsular Malaysia and Molecular Characterisation of Nematode Species. Seventh National Congress on Genetics, 5-7 May 2007, Kota Bharu, Kelantan, Malaysia. 

2006
  • SAYED ABDUL RAHMAN, S. A., MOHD ZAIN, S. N. and MOHAMED, Z. (2006). Isolation of the rDNA internal transcribed spacer region in five species of parasitic nematodes infesting banana plants in Peninsular Malaysia. 3rd Life Sciences Postgraduate Conference, 24-27 May 2006 Malaysian University of Science, Penang, Malaysia. 
  • SAYED ABDUL RAHMAN, S. A., MOHD ZAIN, S. N. and MOHAMED, Z. (2006). Isolation of the rDNA internal transcribed spacer region of parasitic nematodes infesting banana plants in Peninsular Malaysia. University Malayan Seminar of Research, 6-7 September 2006 Universiti Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. 

2004
  • SAYED ABDUL RAHMAN, S. A., SIDAM, K., MD ZAIN, S. N. and MOHAMED, Z. (2004). Identification and preliminary molecular characterisation of current plant-parasitic nematode isolates infesting banana plants in Peninsular Malaysia. 1st International Banana Congress, 6-9 July 2004, Shangri-La's Rasa Sayang Resort, Penang, Malaysia 
Article in Non-Refereed Journals

2013
  • Paramesvaranm, S., Sani, R.A., Krishnasamy, Amal, N.M., Hassan, L., Mohd Zain, S.N., latifah, I., Rahmat, M.S., John Jeffery, Santhana, R.L., and Selvanesan, S. (2013). Distribution and morphological measurements of wild and urban rodents from four habitats in the state of Selangor and Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia. Malaysian Journal of Veterinary Research, 4(2): 1-12. 
Others

2015
  • Open University Malaysia SBBS 2103 Biological Science module (2015). Module writer: Siti Nursheena Mohd Zain. Meteor Doc. Sdn Bhd 

2012
  • Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine Newsletter (2012), Issue 2 Ed. Siti Nursheena Mohd Zain 
  • Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine Newsletter (2012), Issue 1 Ed. Siti Nursheena Mohd Zain 

2010
  • Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine Newsletter, Issue 1 (2010) 
  • Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine Newsletter (2010) Issue 2 

2006
  • S.N Mohd-Zain and Syarifah Aisyafaznim S.A. (2006). Parasite Nematode of Banana Plants in West Malaysia. Extended abstracts Seminar Hasil Penyelidikan UM 2006: Developing Knowledge Capital through Research. 6 – 7 September, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.  

2002
  • Surya Aslim, Bounthanh Phombouathoug, iti Nursheena Mohd Zain, Ana Priscilla Pili Magbag, Alvin Goh, Nantawan Krittawit, Nguyen Ba Chinh, Yoko Oyama. (2002). Education and Youth delinquency.IATSS Forum: Reviews and Reports;31 :80-123. 
  • Siti Nursheena Mohd Zain (2002) Technology transfer in Asean region. IATSS Forum : Reviews and Reports;31 :50- 51. 
  • Siti Nursheena Mohd Zain (2002). Learning experience at IATSS Forum. IATSS Forum: Reviews and Reports, 31 (1):144. 

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


  • Neglected Diseases In Sea : Building Capacity In Epidemiological Modelling, Principal Investigator(PI), 2017 - 2019, International Funding, (International)
  • Seroprevalence And Determiniation Of Leptospira Isolates From Clinical Human Cases And The Urban Poor Communities In Selangor, Principal Investigator(PI), 2017 - 2019, Private Funding, (National)
  • Parasitic And Microbial Infections Amongst Urban Poor Communities In Malaysia, Principal Investigator(PI), 2014 - 2018, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), (National)
  • Assessment on carriage of Salmonella and Staphylococcus among migrant food handlers working in Malaysia, Principal Investigator(PI), 2014 - 2016, Postgraduate Research Grant (PPP) - Research, (National)
  • Epidemiology of Parasitic Infections amongst Migrant Workers in Malaysia, Principal Investigator(PI), 2014 - 2017, Postgraduate Research Grant (PPP) - Research, (National)
  • Identification Of Rat's Species Carrier Status & Epizootic Of Leptospirosis / Leptospiral Serovars Isolates, Principal Investigator(PI), 2014 - 2017, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG Programme) - AFR (Frontier Science), (University)
  • Isolation Detection Identification Of Blastocystis Sp. From Companion Animals, Household Pest And Poultry Populations In Malaysia, Principal Investigator(PI), 2013 - 2015, Postgraduate Research Grant(PPP), (National)
  • Isolation Detection Identification Of Blastocystis Sp. From Companion Animals, Household Pest And Poultry Populations In Malaysia, Principal Investigator(PI), 2013 - 2016, Postgraduate Research Grant (PPP) - Research, (National)
  • Isolation, detection and identification of Blastocystis species from the stray cat and dog population in Malaysia, Principal Investigator(PI), 2012 - 2014, Exploratory Research Grant Scheme (ERGS), (National)
  • Isolation, Detection And Identification Of Blastocystis Species From The Stray Cat And Dog Population In Malaysia, Principal Investigator(PI), 2012 - 2015, Exploratory Research Grant Scheme (ERGS), (National)
  • In vitro culture studies of Blastocystis sp in cats and dogs in Malaysia, Principal Investigator(PI), 2011 - 2012, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), (National)
  • Biodiversity and molecular characterization of geohelminth eggs from faecal and soil samples of urban and suburban areas in Peninsular Malaysia, Principal Investigator(PI), 2011 - 2013, Postgraduate Research Grant(PPP), (National)
  • Molecular characterization and epidemiology study of Leptospira spp from environment and animal host, Co-Investigator, 2011 - 2012, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), (National)
  • RAT-BORNE PARASITES OF PENINSULAR MALAYSIA, , 2010 - 2011, Postgraduate Research Grant (PPP) - Research, (National)
  • Biodiversity and molecular characterization of blood protozoans in urban rats of Kuala Lumpur, Others, 2009 - 2013, Postgraduate Research Grant(PPP), (National)
  • BIODIVERSITY & MOLECULAR CHARACTERIZATION OF BLOOD PROTOZOANS IN URBAN RATS OF KUALA LUMPUR, , 2009 - 2010, Postgraduate Research Grant (PPP) - Research, (National)
  • BIODIVERSITY AND EPIDEMIOLOGY STUDY OF MACROPARASITES FROM STRAY CATS IN PENINSULAR MALAYSIA, , 2009 - 2010, Postgraduate Research Grant (PPP) - Research, (National)
  • Biodiversity and epidemiology study of macroparasites from stray cats in Peninsular Malaysia, Others, 2009 - 2010, Postgraduate Research Grant(PPP), (National)
  • STUDY OF THE BLOOD PROTOZOAN OF URBAN AND FOREST RATS OF PENINSULAR MALAYSIA USING FLOURESCENCE TECHIQUE, Principal Investigator(PI), 2008 - 2010, RU Geran, (National)
  • Diversity and molecular characterization of geohelminth eggs from soil and faecal samples from urban and suburban areas in Malaysia, Principal Investigator(PI), 2008 - 2010, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), (National)
  • Study of the blood protozoan of urban rats of Peninsular Malaysia Using Quantitative Buffy coat (QBC) technique, Principal Investigator(PI), 2008 - 2010, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), (National)
  • DIVERSITY AND MOLECULAR CHARACTERIZATION OF GEOHELMINTH EGGS FROM SOIL AND FAECAL SMAPLES URBAN AREAS AND SUBURBAN AREAS IN MALAYSIA, Principal Investigator(PI), 2008 - 2011, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), (National)
  • Biodiversity and molecular characterization of blood protozoans in urban rats of Kuala Lumpur Biodiversity and molecular characterization of blood protozoan in urban rats in Kuala Lumpur blood protozoans in urban rats of Kuala Lumpur, Others, 2007 - 2008, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), (National)
  • The role of rodents and feral carnivores in the transmission of zoonotic parasite in Malaysia., Principal Investigator(PI), 2006 - 2009, ScienceFund, (National)
  • Rat-Borne Parasites in Peninsular Malaysia, Principal Investigator(PI), 2005 - 2006, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), (National)
  • Parasitofauna of rodent population from Endau- Rompin Western Site, Principal Investigator(PI), 2004 - 2005, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), (National)
  • Parasite Nematode of Banana Plants in West Malaysia, Principal Investigator(PI), 2004 - 2006, Fundamental Research Grant, (National)
  • Susceptibility and molecular characterization of plant parasites, Others, 2004 - 2005, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), (National)
  • Parasite as ecosystem health indicators, Co-Investigator, 2003 - 2005, Fundamental Research Grant, (National)
  • Susceptibility and molecular characterisation study of the plant nematode disease towards cultivated and wild banana plants, Principal Investigator(PI), 2003 - 2005, Malaysian TORAY Science and Technology Research Grant, (National)
  • The exploration of fauna-flora in the western part of Endau-Rompin district, Co-Investigator, 2002 - 2005, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), (National)
  • The role of rodents and feral carnivores in the transmission of zoonotic parasite infections in Malaysia, Principal Investigator(PI), 2000 - 2003, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), (National)
  • Molecular Parasitology

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


  • Taxonomy and identification of rodent species 2. Rodent sampling, control and preservation, 2014-2014, Jabatan Kesihatan Negeri Selangor
  • Rat-borne diseases in Malacca, 2013-2013, Majlis Bandaraya Melaka Bersejarah
  • Rat-borne diseases, 2013-2013, Dewan Bandaraya Kuala Lumpur
  • Sarcocystis outbreak in Tioman Island, 2013-2013, Ministry of Health
  • Preparation of the research commercialization module for AKEPT, 2013-2013, Higher Education Learning Academy (AKEPT)
  • Parasite analysis for R&D co-composting in-house project, 2008-2008, Indah Water Consortium Sdn. Bhd
  • Parasite analysis of Sludge cakes, 2006-2006, Indah Water Konsortium Sdn. Bhd.

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


  • Certificate of Excellent Service, University Malaya, 2018, (University)
  • Sijil Kecemerlangan Perkhidmatan 2017, Universiti Malaya, 2018, (University)
  • Panel Penilai Geran Frgs, Institut Pengurusan Dan Pemantauan Penyelidikan , 2018, (University)
  • Scientific Advisory Board for The Vietnam Annual National Scientific Conference On Infectious Diseases, Hiv/Aids & 8th Asean Congress of Tropical Medicine and Parasitology (8thactmp)., Vietnam Society of Infectious Disease, 2018, (International)
  • Travel Grant Recipients for Seaohun Conference 2018, Myohun National Coordinating Office, 2018, (International)
  • Ungku Omar- Newton Fund Researcher Workshop 2016-Rlwk7-10289, British Council, 2017, (International)
  • Nadchatram Silver Medal Award, Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, 2014, (National)
  • Excellence Service Award, University Malaya, 2013, (University)
  • Khidmat Setia 20 Award, 2013
  • American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 2013 Annual Meeting Travel Award, American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2013, (International)
  • International Leptospirosis Society Travel Award, International Leptospirosis Society, 2013, (International)
  • Certificate of Excellent Service, University Malaya, 2006, (University)
  • Best Oral Speaker At The Seminar Hasil Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya, Ippp, 2006, (University)
  • Certificate of Excellent Service, University Malaya, 2005, (University)
  • Malaysian Toray Science and Technology Research Fund, Malaysia Toray Science Foundation, 2003, (National)
  • Iatss Forum Programme, Iatss Forum, 2002, (International)
  • Committee for International Co-Operation in Higher Education (Ciche) Higher Education Link, British Council, 2000, (International)

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


PRESENTER
  • Animal Research Ethics in University of Malaya, National Workshop of Ethics in Animal Research, 2005-11-30 to 2005-12-02, Laboratory Animal Science Association of Malaysia, (National)
  • Comparative study of the macroparasite communities of stray cats from four urban cities in Peninsular Malaysia., 4th Asean Congress of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, 2010-06-01 to 2010-06-04, Singapore Society of Molecular Biology, Enviromental Health Insitute, Insitute of National Environment Agency, (International)
INVITED SPEAKER
  • Rats: The Pest, Rodent control workshop JPPHB, 2004-07-21 to 2004-07-21, JPPHB, Universiti Malaya, (University)
  • 1. Taxonomy and identification of rodent species 2. Rodent sampling, control and preservation, Kursus teknikal Entomologi Siri 3, 2014-09-22 to 2014-09-26, Jabatan Kesihatan Negeri Selangor, (National)
  • The ultrastructure comparative study between Blastocystis infections from human, poultry, wild rat and cockroach, 23rd Scientific Conference of the Microscopy Society Malaysia, 2014-12-10 to 2014-12-12, Persatuan Mikroskopi Malaysia, Universiti Teknologi Petronas, Centre of Innovative Nanostructures and Nanodevices, (National)
  • Biodiversity and macroparasitic distribution of wild rodent population of Carey Island, Klang, Klang Island Seminar, 2014-12-16 to 2014-12-17, Center of Tropical Biodiversity Research, Mangrove Research Center, Sime Darby, Wetlands International, Fisheries Department Malaysia, (National)
  • Meet the Expert Panel speaker, 52nd Scientific conference of the Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, 2016-03-02 to 2016-03-03, Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, (National)
  • Seroprevalence study of leptospiral in rats from Peninsular Malaysia and Sabah and Sarawak, Symposium on Sustainable Development (SSD) 2017, 2017-04-20 to 2017-04-21, RMIC and UM Living Labs, (University)
  • Impact of pH on the viability and morphology of Blastocystis isolates , 26th World Association for the Advancement of Veterinary Parasitology 2017 Conference, 2017-09-04 to 2017-09-08, Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, (International)
  • Post-Era MDA: An Update on Intestinal Parasitic Infections (IPI) among selected urban poor communities in West Coast of Peninsular Malaysia, NTD Asia 2019, 2019-08-07 to 2019-08-09, Tropical Disease Research, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University and Taiwan Society of Parasitology, (International)
ORAL
  • Biodiversity of wild rats and their endoparasites from 2 contrasting habitats, 2nd ASEAN Congress of Tropical Medicine and Parasitology, 2006-05-21 to 2006-05-23, ASEAN Federation of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, (International)
  • Helminth communities from two urban rat populations in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, International Congress of Parasitology, (ICOPA 6), 2006-08-06 to 2006-08-11, International Congress of Parasitology, (International)
  • Parasite Nematodes of Banana Plants in West Malaysia, Research Output UM 2006 "Developing Knowledge Capital Thorugh Research", 2006-09-06 to 2006-09-07, IPPP, UM, (University)
  • Macroparasite population of urban rodents of Kuala Lumpur, 43rd Annual Scientific Seminar of Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, 2007-03-20 to 2007-03-22, Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, (National)
  • Infracommunity changes of rat endoparasite and the wild rat population from Endau-Rompin National Park, Johor., 43nd Annual Scientific Seminar of MSPTM, 2007-03-20 to 2007-03-22, Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, (National)
  • Susceptibility study and molecular characterization of the plant-parasitic nematodes on cultivated and wild bananas in Peninsular Malaysia, Malaysian Science and Technology Congress , 2007-09-04 to 2007-09-06, Confederation of the Scientific and Technological Associations in Malaysia and Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation, Malaysia., (National)
  • Mohd-Zain, S.N. & Siti Norliyanti, A. (2008). Biodiversity of blood protozoans of the urban rodent population of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. , 3rd Asean Congress of Tropical Medicine and Parasitology, 2008-05-21 to 2008-05-23, Mahidol University, (International)
  • A qualitative survey on the macroparasite component communities of stray cats from a local shelter in Kuala Lumpur, 3rd Asean Congress of Tropical Medicine and Parasitology , 2008-05-22 to 2008-05-23, Parasitology and Tropical medicine Association of Thailand, (International)
  • Population Distribution of Plant-Parasitic Nematodes of Musa spp in Peninsular Malaysia and Molecular Characterisation of Nematode Species, 5th International Congress on Nematology, 2008-07-13 to 2008-07-18, International Congress on Nematology, (International)
  • Comparative study of the macroparasite communities of stray cats from four urban cities in Peninsular Malaysia, 46th Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, 2010-03-24 to 2010-03-25, Malaysian Soceity of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, (National)
  • Comparative study of the macroparasite communities of stray cats from four urban cities in Peninsular Malaysia., National Biotechology Seminar 2010, 2010-05-24 to 2010-05-26, Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation, Malaysia, (National)
  • The role of stray cats and dogs in contaminating soil with geohelminth eggs in playgrounds from Peninsular Malaysia, 49th Annual Conference of the Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, 2013-03-19 to 2013-03-20, The Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, (National)
  • A Preliminary Study of Blastocystis sp Isolated from Chicken in Perak and Selangor, Malaysia, National Congress On Symbiosis : Enhancing Animal, Human & Environmental Health 25th VAM Congress. , 2013-09-13 to 2013-09-15, Veterinary Association Malaysia , (National)
  • Epidemiology of human leptospirosis in Malaysia (2004-2012), British Society of Parasitology Spring Meeting 2014, 2014-04-06 to 2014-04-09, British Society of Parasitology, (International)
  • NATURAL OCCURRENCE OF Blastocystis sp. FROM THE WILD RATS, 26th Veterinary Association Congress, 2014-06-20 to 2014-06-22, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Mardi dan Kementerian Pertanian, (National)
  • 1. Assessment of hygiene indicators and Salmonella carrier status amongst migrant food handlers in Peninsular Malaysia 2. Intestinal parasitic infections ampngst migrant workers in Malaysia, 2nd International Conference on Tropical Medicine and Diseases: Disease without borders: Challenges and preparedness, 2015-09-29 to 2015-10-01, Universiti Kuala Lumpur Royal College of Medicine Perak, (International)
  • 1. Seroprevalence of toxoplasmosis and associated risk factors among migrant workers in Malaysia 2. Molecular Characterization of Leptospira Species Isolated from Urban Rats in Peninsular Malaysia, British Society of Parasitology Spring Meeting, 2016-04-11 to 2016-04-13, British Society for Parasitology, (International)
  • Persistant Leptospira serovars and associated factors affecting the urban rat populations in Peninsular Malaysia, Asean Congress of Tropical Medicine and Parasitology, 2016-05-17 to 2016-05-19, Universitas Brawijaya, (International)
  • Giardia duodenalis and Cryptosporidium parvum infection status among migrant workers in Peninsular Malaysia, British Society for Parasitology 2017, 2017-04-02 to 2017-05-05, British Society for Parasitology, (International)
  • Screening for cystic echinoccocus in migrant workers revealed significant discordent results among three immunoassay, Molecular Diagnostic and Biomarker Discovery, 2017-05-04 to 2017-05-05, INFORMM, Universiti Sains Malaysia, (International)
  • Toxoplasmosis among urban poor communities of Selangor and Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur. , 54th Annual Scientific Conference of the Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, 2018-03-14 to 2018-03-15, Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, (National)
  • COMMON INTESTINAL HELMINTH INFECTION AMONG THE URBAN POOR COMMUNITIES IN TWO STATES IN PENINSULAR MALAYSIA, 8th Asean Congress of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, 2018-07-26 to 2018-06-29, Vietnam Society of Parasitology, (International)
  • 1. Parasitic Infections Status of the Urban Poor Communities in Peninsular Malaysia 2. Seroprevalence of anti-Leptospira IgG and IgM among the urban poor communities in Wilayah Persekutuan, Kuala Lumpur, 18th International Congress of Parasitology, 2018-08-19 to 2018-08-24, Korean Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, (International)
  • Status, Ultrastructure and Subtypes of Blastocystis in Poultry (Gallus Gallus) of Peninsular Malaysia, 27th Conference of the World Association for the Advancement of Veterinary Parasitology (WAAVP 2019), 2019-07-07 to 2019-07-11, American Society of Parasitology and Tropical Hygiene, (International)
POSTER
  • Parasite populations from urban rats in Kuala Lumpur, 2nd International Congress of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, 2001-10-09 to 2001-10-11, Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine with participation of the Australasian College of Tropical Medicine, (International)
  • Parasite populations from urban rats in Malaysia, British Society Spring Meeting, 2002-04-08 to 2002-04-11, The British of Society for Parasitology, (International)
  • Macroparasite populations in rats from urban sites in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia, British Society Spring Meeting, 2003-04-06 to 2003-04-09, The British Society for Parsitology, (International)
  • Endau-Rompin National Park small mammal population and the parasite fauna survey, 1st ASEAN Congress of Parasitology and Tropical medicine & 40th Annual Scientic Seminar of MSPTM, 2004-03-23 to 2004-03-24, Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, (International)
  • 1st. International Banana Congress, Syarifah Ayshafaznim, Mohd Zain, S.N., Karim, S. & Zulqarnian, M. (2004). Preliminary survey and molecular characterization of nematode parasites of bananas in Peninsular Malaysia. , 2004-07-06 to 2004-07-09, (International)
  • Biodiversity of wild rats and their endoparasites from two contrasting habitats, 42nd Annual Scientific Seminar Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine: Exploring New Frontiers: Emerging and Reemerging Zoonosis, 2006-03-01 to 2006-03-02, Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, (National)
  • Susceptibility study and molecular characterization of the plant parasitic nematodes on cultivated and wild bananas in Peninsular Malaysia, Malaysian Science and Technology Congress, 2007-09-04 to 2007-09-06, COSTAM, (National)
  • A quantitative survey on the endoparastite component communities of stray cats from a local shelter in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 44th Annual Scientific Seminar Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, 2008-03-04 to 2008-03-05, Malaysian Soceity of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, (National)
  • Siti Norliyanti, A. & S.N. Mohd Zain (2008) A PRELIMINARY STUDY OF TRYPANOSOMIASIS IN URBAN RODENTS IN KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA., 13th BIOLOGICAL SCIENCE GRADUATE CONGRESS, NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SINGAPORE, DECEMBER 2008, 2008-12-15 to 2008-12-17, National University of Singapore, (International)
  • Biodiversity and epidemiology study of macroparasites from stray cats in Peninsular Malaysia, 45th Annual Seminar Malaysian Soceity of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, 2009-03-18 to 2009-03-19, Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, (National)
  • Detection of Blood protozoan in the urban wild rat population of Peninsular Malaysian usigng Quantitative Buffy Coat (QBC) technique, 46th Malaysian Society of Parasitology Annual Scientific Conference, 2010-03-24 to 2010-03-25, Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, (National)
  • Macroparasite distribution and biodiversity of wild rodent populations of Kuala Lumpur, 46th Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, 2010-03-24 to 2010-03-25, Malaysian Soceity of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, (National)
  • 1.Comparative Study Of The Macroparasite Communities Of Stray Cats From Four Urban Cities In Peninsular Malaysia (P) 2.Helminth Infections In Two Rat Populations From Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (P) 3.Biodiversity Of Geohelminth Eggs From Urban And Suburban Areas In Peninsular Malaysia (P) , The XII International Congress Of Parasitology (ICOPA),15-20th August 2010, Melbourne, Australia. Understanding the global impact of parasites-from genomes to function and disease., 2010-08-15 to 2010-01-20, Internation Congress of Parasitology, (International)
  • MACROPARASITE COMMUNITIES OF STRAY CATS FROM FOUR URBAN CITIES IN PENINSULAR MALAYSIA , 47th Malaysian Parasitology and Tropical Medicine Scientific Conference, 2011-03-03 to 2011-03-04, Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, (National)
  • The dog louse Heterodoxus spiniger from stray cats in Penang, Malaysia, 47th Malaysian Parasitology and Tropical Medicine Scientific Conference , 2011-03-03 to 2011-03-04, Malaysian Society Parasitology and Tropical Medicine and IMU, (National)
  • The macroparasitic distribution and biodiversity of the wild rodent populations from coastal islands of Peninsular Malaysia, 47th Malaysian Parasitology and Tropical Medicine Scientific Conference , 2011-03-03 to 2011-03-04, Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine and IMU, (National)
  • The Prevalence of Blastocystis spp. in Stray Cats and Dogs in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia , 5th Asean Congress of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, 2012-05-15 to 2012-05-17, The Philippines Society of Parasitology, The College of Public Health and College of Medicine and the Research Institute for Tropical Medicine and the Southeast Asian Ministers of Education Organization TropMed Network, (International)
  • Molecular Characterization of Leptospira species isolated from animals and environment hosts". , 31st Symposium of the Malaysian Society for Microbiology, 2012-12-13 to 2013-12-15, Malaysian Soceity for Microbiology and University Malaysia Sabah, (National)
  • A preliminary study of intestinal protozoan parasites of cats and dogs from Kuala Lumpur and Perak, 49th Annual Conference of the Malaysian Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, 2013-03-19 to 2013-03-20, The Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, (National)
  • Development of a multiplex PCR for rapid detection of Leptospira spp in different samples, 49th Annual Conference of the Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, 2013-03-19 to 2013-03-20, The Malaysian Soceity of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, (National)
  • Genomic diversity of Leptospira spp. by pulsed-field gel eletrophoresis and randomly amplified polymorphic DNA, 8th Scientific Meeting of International Leptospirosis Society, 2013-10-09 to 2013-10-13, Internation Leptospirosis Society, (International)
  • Blastocystis sp infections in wild animals in captivity from a zoological park, 6th Asean Congress of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, 2014-03-05 to 2014-03-07, Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, (International)
  • BLASTOCYSTIS SP. IN WILD LIFE (WATER MONITOR LIZARD, MOUSE-DEER AND MALAYAN PORCUPINE) OF TIOMAN ISLAND, MALAYSIA, British Society of Parasitology Spring Meeting 2014, 2014-04-06 to 2014-04-09, British Society of Parasitology, (International)
  • Wild rodents and the ectoparasite fauna from coastal and island habitats in Peninsular Malaysia and its public health importance, British Society of Parasitology Spring Meeting 2014, 2014-04-06 to 2014-04-09, British Society of Parasitology, (International)
  • Human leptospirosis in Malaysia 2004-2012: An emerging zoonotic disease, German Symposium on zoonosis research 2014 and 7th international conference on emerging zoonoses, 2014-10-16 to 2014-10-17, German Research Platform for Zoonoses, (International)
  • 1.Electron microscopy study of Blastocysits sp isolates from human, poultry, wild rat and cockroach 2. A preliminary study of Blastocystis in cockroach population in Malaysia 3. Preliminary study of intestinal parasitic infections amongst migrant workers in Malaysia 4. Microbiological assessment of hand of migrant food handlers in east coast Peninsular Malaysia 5. Isolation and detection of Leptospira spp. in the urban rat population of Kelantan, Malaysia. , 51st Annual Scientific Conference of the Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, 2015-03-03 to 2015-03-04, Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, (National)
  • 1. The role of rodents circulating pathogenic Leptospira in urban cities in Peninsular Malaysia. 2. Intestinal parasitic infections amongst migrant workers in Malaysia, British Society for Parasitology Spring Meeting 2015, 2015-04-16 to 2015-04-18, British Society for Parasitology, (International)
  • Genetic diversity in Leptospira spp. isolates from rats, dogs and swine in Malaysia: Host specificity and public health implications, 9th Scientific Meeting of International Leptospirosis Society: Current update on biomedical, clinical, public health and veterinary aspects of Leptospirosis, 2015-10-07 to 2015-10-10, International Leptospirosis Society, (International)
  • Global migration and transmission of disease : a Malaysian case study, British Society for Parasitology 2017, 2017-05-02 to 2017-05-05, British Society for Parasitology, (International)
  • Entamoeba infections and associated risk factors among migrant workers in Peninsular Malaysia , British Society for Parasitology Conference 2019, 2019-04-15 to 2019-04-17, British Society for Parasitology, (International)
EVENT ORGANISER
  • Secretary to the organizing committee and participant, Zoology and ecology: contributions, challenges in the millennium, 1999-11-18 to 1999-11-23, Institute of Biological Sciences, (University)
  • Secretary to the organizing committee and participant, Malaysian Society for Molecular Biology and Biotecnology 11th Scientific meeting, 2001-05-14 to 2001-05-16, Malaysian Society for Molecular Biology and Biotechology, (National)
  • Organizing committee, 14th Biochemistry Intervarsity Seminar, 2002-01-26 to 2002-01-26, Faculty of Science, Universiti Malaya, (National)
  • Organizing committee and participant, 4th National Banana Seminar, 2002-08-28 to 2002-08-29, University of Malaya, (National)
  • Organizing committee and participant, 4th National Banana Seminar, 2002-08-28 to 2002-08-29, University of Malaya, (National)
  • Secretary to the organizing committee, The 39th Annual Malaysian society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine Seminar, 2003-03-11 to 2003-03-13, Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, (National)
  • Secretary to the organizing committee, Workshop on parasitic invertebrate collections and relational database management, 2004-05-04 to 2004-05-06, Institute of Biological Sciences and Institute of Research Management and Consultancy, (National)
  • Organizing committee, Workshop of Scientific Writing, 2006-09-18 to 2006-09-19, Faculty of Science and British Council, (National)
  • The parasitofauna of rodents in Endau Rompin, Johor, 43rd Annual Scientific Seminar of Malaysian Society of parasitology and Tropical Medicine and Centenary Celebration of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2007-03-20 to 2007-03-22, Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, (National)
  • Organizing committee , World Conference of Bryology 2007, 2007-05-01 to 2007-05-02, Faculty of Science, University of Malaya, (International)
  • Organizing committee, The South China Sea: Sustaining Ocean Productivities maritime communities and the climate, 2008-11-25 to 2008-11-29, Institute of Ocean and Eath Sciences, University of Malaya, National Oceanography Directorate (NOD) and Malaysian society of Marine Sciences (MSMS), (International)
  • Organizing chairperson to the workshop, Epidemiology of parasitic infections and infectious disease: Environmental health implications, 2009-02-18 to 2009-02-19, Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, (National)
  • Social secretary to the organizing committee, 4th Malaysian International Seminar on Antarctica: Legacy of IYP to the Tropics, 2009-04-01 to 2009-04-03, Malaysian Antarctic Research Program, (International)
  • Organizing committee and session chairperson, 46th Malaysian Parasitology and Tropical Medicine Scientific Conference , 2010-03-24 to 2010-03-25, Malaysian Society Parasitology and Tropical Medicine , (National)
  • Organizing Committee and session chairperson, 47th Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, 2011-03-03 to 2011-03-04, Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, (National)
  • Organizing committee and session chairperson, 49th Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine Annual Seminar, 2013-03-19 to 2013-03-20, Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine , (National)
  • Detection of Blastocystis sp. in companion animals, wild rats and chicken population, 6th Asean Congress of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, 2014-03-05 to 2014-03-07, Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, (International)
  • Scientific writing and Publishing with Cambridge University Press, Scientific writing and Publishing with Cambridge University Press, 2016-02-18 to 2016-02-18, (University)
  • Parasitic infections amongst migrant workers in Malaysia, Evidence Based Policy Making to Enhance Public Outcomes: Re-engineering networking for Scientist, 2017-03-16 to 2017-03-16, Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine and University of Malaya Research Cluster, (National)
  • Impact of acidity on Blastocystis sp isolates, 26th World Association for the Advancement of Veterinary Parasitology 2017 Conference (Conference), 2017-09-04 to 2017-08-08, Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, (International)
  • Chairperson for Plenary session on 'Tropical Medicine in Malaysia: Past, Current and the Future' by Professor Datuk Lokman Hakim Sulaiman, Director, Institute for Research, Development and Innovation (IRDI) IMU , Mid-Year Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine Seminar In Honour of Prof Mak Joon Wah, 2018-07-07 to 2018-07-07, Malaysian Society of Parasitology (MSPTM), (National)
  • Post-Era MDA: Revisiting Intestinal Parasitic Infections among the Urban Poor Communities in Peninsular Malaysia, 55th Annual Conference of the Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine , 2019-03-13 to 2019-03-14, Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, (National)
OTHERS
  • participant, Training Program for the Implementation of Environmental Management in Industry ISO 14000, 1998-10-29 to 1998-10-30, United Nations Environment Program (UNEP), Universiti Putra Malaysia and Danish Cooperation for Environment and Development (DANCED)
  • Participant, Technical workshop: Principles, protocols and pitfalls of fluorescence in in-situ hybridization, 1999-11-18 to 1999-11-23, Academy of Science Malaysia, (National)
  • Pre-Seminar symposium : Challenges for the parasitologist in the new millennium , Pre-Seminar symposium : Challenges for the parasitologist in the new millennium , 2000-02-23 to 2000-02-23, Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, (National)
  • Participant to The Rodent Control Workshop, The rodent control workshop, 2003-03-10 to 2003-03-12, Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, (National)
  • Participant, British Society of Parasitology spring Meeting and Malaria Meeting, 2005-04-03 to 2005-04-05, British Society of Parasitology, (International)
  • Module Writing Workshop, Open University Module Writing Workshop, 2014-02-08 to 2014-02-08, Open University Malaysia, (National)
  • Chair session, 52nd Scientific conference of Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine , 2016-03-02 to 2016-03-03, Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, (National)

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


  • Scientific Collaboration, Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin, 2015, 12, (National)
  • Scientific expert, Majlis Daerah Kuala Selangor, 2014, 3, (National)
  • Scientific expert, Majlis Perbandaran Kota Bharu, 2014, 3, (National)
  • Scientific expert, Majlis Perbandaran Kuala Terengganu, 2014, 3, (National)
  • Scientific collaboration, Majlis Perbandaran Ampang Jaya, 2013, 12, (National)
  • Scientific collaboration, Majlis Bandaraya Melaka Bersejarah, 2013, 24, (National)
  • Coordinator for Biological Practical, Open University of Malaysia, 2010, 36, (University)
  • Scientific collaboration, Veterinary Research Institute, Ipoh, 2010, 48, (National)
  • Scientific collaboration, Felda Agriculture Services Sdn Bhd, 2007, 12, (National)
  • Scientific collaboration, Malaysian Agrocultural Research and Development Institute, 2006, 24, (National)
  • Scientific collaboration, Perbadanan Taman Negara (Johor), 2004, 24, (National)
  • The role of rodents and feral carnivores in the transmission of zoonotic diseases, Royal Holloway, University of London, 2000, 36, (International)
  • Scientific collaboration, Dewan Bandaraya Kuala Lumpur (DBKL), 2000, 120, (National)

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


  • Local Organizing committee for the 55th Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine conference 2019, Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, Advisor, 2018-2019, (National)
  • Rodent Database Workshop: Form Fieldwork to Databases: Sharing protocols, knowledge and Data, TIDREC and Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, Chairman, 2018-2019, (National)
  • Wellcome Trust Grantsmanship Workshop, Wellcome Trust, Jabatan Pendidikan Tinggi, Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medcine et.al., Chairman, 2018-2019, (National)
  • Local organizing committee of the 54th Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine Conference 2018, Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, Chairman, 2017-2018, (National)
  • Panelist for the advisory board on Introductrion of a leptospirosis vaccine-Spirolept, AJ Biologics Sdn Bhd., Expert Advisor, 2017-2017, (National)
  • Wakil Jawatankuasa tindakan Projek Pembangunan Sistem koleksi Perosak Tumbuhan Nasional, Jabatan Pertanian Malaysia, Expert Advisor, 2006-2005, (National)
  • Text book Evaluator (KBSM module), Ministry of Education, Malaysia (Textbook Section), Technical Advisor, 2006-2006, (National)

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


  • PELANTIKAN SEBAGAI PEMERIKSA LUAR PELAJAR TESIS SARJANA SURDENSTEEVE PETER (MX1721015T) (UNIVERSITI MALAYSIA SABAH), Thesis ,  (2019 - 2019)
  • External examiner for Msc Veterinary thesis Norhamizah Hamid (GS47547) titled "Prevalence of Toxoplasma gonddii in meat from cattle, goats and sheep from wet markets and abattoirs in Klang Valley, Selangor Malaysia (UPM), Thesis ,  (2019 - 2019)
  • Internal examiner for PhD thesis Goh Xiang Ting (MHA140030) titiled Genetic Diversity of Human Malaria Parasites and identification of Binding Peptides Targeting Plasmodium knowlesi (UM), Thesis ,  (2019 - 2019)
  • External examiner for MScV student Nurshahirah Shaharulnizim (GS46620) thesis titled " Epidemiological and zoonotic potential of canine leishmaniosis in Malaysia (UPM), Thesis ,  (2019 - 2019)
  • External examiner for MSc student NOR DILAILA BINTI MOHD SAIDI (GS41301) thesis titled" MOLECULAR PREVALENCE, SPATIAL DISTRIBUTION AND EPIDEMIOLOGICAL RISK FACTORS OF PLASMODIUM INUI INFECTION AMONG MACACA FASCICULARIS IN PENINSULAR MALAYSIA" (UPM), Thesis ,  (2019 - 2019)
  • External examiner for PhD thesis of Siti Nabila Ishak (P83816) titled ' PENGENALPASTIAN DAN PENENTUAN BAKTERIA PATOGENIK DALAM SENGKENIT DAN PERUMAH MAMALIA KECIL DI KAWASAN WABAK LEPTOSPIROSIS (UKM), Thesis ,  (2019 - 2019)
  • External examiner for MSc thesis of Nadia Aqilla Shamsusah (P89016) titled ' Pengesanan dan pencirian Leptospira spp. dalam Orang Utan dan renjer/penjaga zoo di Bukit Merah dan Zoo Taiping Perak., Thesis ,  (2019 - 2019)
  • Occasional reviewer for manuscript # JIMR-18-0509 entitled "Active screening of gastroenterological helminthic infection among migrant workers in Thailand" for Journal of International Medical Research., Article In Journal ,  (2018 - 2018)
  • Internal examiner to PhD thesis Gaythri Thergarajan (MHA 150050) titled "Studies to elucidate the phenotypic and genotypic characterization of Blastocystis sp. subjected to higher temperature" (UM), Thesis ,  (2018 - 2018)
  • External examiner PhD thesis Omaima Adil Najm Abbu Aaraj (Matric: 4130157) titled "Investigation into the anthehelminthic effects of prophetic foods (Ajwa date fruit and goat's milk) on gastrointestinal helminth. (USIM), Thesis ,  (2018 - 2018)
  • Candidature defense assessor for MSc student Amirah Haziqah thesis titled "PRELIMINARY SURVEILLANCE AND RESISTANCE STATUS OF DENGUE VECTORS AGAINST VARIOUS INSECTICIDES IN SUNDA ISLANDS OF INDONESIA', Thesis ,  (2018 - 2018)
  • MSc to PhD student conversion examiner for student NUR ELIA AMIRA BINTI MOHD ROSLIN (No. Pelajar: SGR160065), Student Conversion Msc To Phd ,  (2018 - 2018)
  • Associate editor for Tropical Biomedicine, Article In Journal ,  (2018 - 2021)
  • Internal examiner for MSc student Amirah Haziqah Rashid thesis titled "PRELIMINARY SURVEILLANCE AND RESISTANCE STATUS OF DENGUE VECTORS AGAINST VARIOUS INSECTICIDES IN SUNDA ISLANDS OF INDONESIA", Thesis ,  (2018 - 2018)
  • Pemeriksa dalam pelajar PhD Tengku Idzzan Nadzirah Tengku Idris (MHA140017) titled "Identification and prevalence of Sarcocystis sp. in Pangkor and Tioman Islands, Malaysia,, Thesis ,  (2018 - 2018)
  • Occasional reviewer entitled "Determinants of Leptospirosis Preventive Practices among the Community in a Flood-Prone Residential Area in Kuantan, Malaysia" for the Malaysian Journal of Medicine &Health Sciences., Article In Journal ,  (2018 - 2018)
  • Evaluation of abstract submission for oral and poster presentation at the 8th Asean Conference of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, 26-29th July, Nha Trang, Vietnam, Scientific Committee ,  (2018 - 2018)
  • PhD Thesis internal examiner for Wong Meng Li (MHA130026) titled SPATIAL DYNAMICS OF PLASMODIUM KNOWLESI VECTORS AND MOLECULAR CHARACTERIZATION OF ITS PARASITES IN KUDAT, SABAH, MALAYSIA.”, Thesis ,  (2017 - 2017)
  • MSc thesis external examiner for Ruviniyia a/p Kalaiselvam titled "MOLECULAR PREVALENCE AND EPIDEMIOLOGY OF PORCINE ENTERIC PROTOZOA AND GENOTYPING OF BLASTOCYSTIS ON THE WEST COAST OF PENINSULAR MALAYSIA" (UPM), Thesis ,  (2017 - 2017)
  • PhD thesis internal examiner for Hazreen Abdul Jabar (SHC 080050) titled Community structure and parasitization pattern of parasites from house geckos in Peninsular Malaysia, Thesis ,  (2016 - 2016)
  • External thesis examiner International Medical University Malaysia MSc for MSc student Yamona a/p Rajoo (7918) titled "Association between intestinal parasitic infections, nutritional status, socioeconomic and environmental sanitary behavior among the longhouse communities in Sarikei Division, Sarawak", Thesis ,  (2016 - 2016)
  • Occasional reviewer for article in BMC Research Notes titled "Identification of cattle, buffaloes and rodents as reservoir animals of Leptospira in the District of Gampaha, Sri Lanka", Article In Journal ,  (2015 - 2015)
  • Perlantikan Pemeriksa Dalam Untuk Pemeriksaan Tesis Calon Ijazah Doktor Falsafah Nama Calon :HANY SADY SHOKRY REDAH Fakulti :MEDICINE Program :DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY Tajuk Tesis :Epidemiology and molecular characterization of intestinal and urogenital schistosomiasis among children in rural Yemen, Thesis ,  (2015 - 2015)
  • Pemeriksa luar thesis MSc pelajar Anna Louisa John bertajuk 'Molecular characterization and genetic diversity of Plasmodium inui...", Thesis ,  (2015 - 2015)
  • Occasional reviewer for article titled '"IMMUNOGENICITY OF THE MEROZOITE SURFACE PROTEIN-1 (MSP-1) OF HUMAN PLASMODIUM SP." in JUMMEC., Article In Journal ,  (2015 - 2015)
  • External examiner for MSc candidate Anna Lousia a/p John, thesis titled 'Molecular epidemiology and genetic diversity of Plasmodium inui infecting long-tailed macaques (Macaca fascicularis) in the west coast of Peninsular Malaysia'., Thesis ,  (2015 - 2015)
  • Reviewed research paper titled 'Ectoparasite and Endoparasite of small mammals (rats and mice) from resource recovery plant, foram and housing area in Malaysia for Tropical Biomedicine Impact factor 0.92, Article In Journal ,  (2014 - 2014)
  • Candidature defense examiner to student Hany Sady Skhokry Redah (MHA100056) titled "Epidemiology and molecular characterization of schistosomiasis among children in Yemen" and Ms Choy Seow Huey (MHA 11015) titled "Molecular epidemiology of Giardia duodenalis among indegenous communities in rural Malaysia", Candidature Defense Examiner ,  (2014 - 2014)
  • Candidature defense examiner to Ahmed Khalaf Soofi Al-Delaimy (MHA100036) on his study of 'Developement and evaluation of health education learning package (HELP) to control soil-tramsitted helminth infections among Orang Asli schoolchildren in Lipis, Pahang, Malaysia, Candidature Defense Examiner ,  (2014 - 2014)
  • Reviewed research paper titled "First record of chewing louse Heterodoxus spiniger (Enderlein, 1909) (Insecta, Phthiraptera, Boopidae) on stray dogs from Northern region of Egypt" for the Tropical Biomedicine Impact factor 0.92, Article In Journal ,  (2013 - 2013)
  • Thesis conversion examiner to Tan Tiong Kai (MGN100052) titled 'Genotyping of pathogenic parasites in domestic animals and their association with anti parasitic resistance, Project ,  (2012 - 2012)
  • Occational reviewer for a research paper in Parasites and Vectors, Article In Journal ,  (2012 - 2012)
  • Evaluate student research for candidature defence titled "Molecular differentiation of Entamoeba histolytica, E. dispar and E. moshkovshii in human stool samples", Project ,  (2012 - 2012)
  • Examiner for student candidature defence student Awatif Mohamed Abdul Salam (MHA090037) titled " Molecular epidemiology of Blastocystis isolated from Malaysia and Libya., Project ,  (2012 - 2012)
  • Thesis conversion examiner to Ms Lee Soo Ching (MGN100051) titled 'Application of genotyping tools to understand the zoonotic transmission of pathogenic parasites in domestic animals', Project ,  (2012 - 2012)
  • Occasional reviewer to article in Journal of Tropical Agriculture and Food Science (JTAFS), Article In Journal ,  (2011 - 2011)
  • Candidature defense examiner to student Mashita Mohd Idris project titled "Expression of T.gondii dense granule antigen (GRA2) in yeast Pichia pastoria, Project ,  (2010 - 2010)
  • Candidature defense examiner to Romano Ngui project titled " Soil-transmitted helminthes and asthma among orang asli in Malaysia", Project ,  (2010 - 2010)
  • External examiner MSc thesis of Ms Azdayanti Muslim (MGN080026) titled " Filariasis in sub-urban areas of Kuala Lumpur and Selangor", Thesis ,  (2010 - 2010)
  • Candidature examiner to Azdayanti Muslim project titled ' Filariasis in Kuala Lumpur and Selangor: entomological parasitological molecular studies', Project ,  (2010 - 2010)
  • Assessing undergraduate research during the Biohealth Science Poster Presentation Day, Project ,  (2010 - 2010)
  • Organizing committee member and panel assessor of the student's research projects on Biohealth Science Poster Presentation day, Project ,  (2009 - 2009)
  • Evaluating student research projects on the Biohealth Science Poster Presentation Day, Project ,  (2009 - 2009)
  • Internal examiner to MSc thesis of Neda Ali Mohammadi Nafchi (SGF070026) titled 'DNA-based characterization of parasitic nematodes in bananas'., Thesis ,  (2009 - 2009)
  • Marking examination papers for Faculty of Science,Open University Malaysia (OUM) for course Plant and animal diversity, Examination Papers ,  (2007 - 2007)
  • Marking examination papers for Faculty of Science, Open University Malaysia (OUM) for course Microbial Diversity and Physiology (SBBI3203), Examination Papers ,  (2006 - 2006)

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


  • Panel Jury for the Dengue Awareness student drawing competition 2019, (Community), 24/10/2019 until 24/10/2019
  • Invited speaker to talk on "Health and safety measures in conserving a leptospirosis infected river" to student in Za'ba College, University of Malaya, (Community), 16/11/2018 until 16/11/2018
  • Invited speaker to Biosymposium 2018, (Department), 11/05/2018 until 11/05/2018
  • Workshop facilitator untuk Program Menuju Ambang Remaja dengan kanak-kanak Kompleks Penyayang Bakti Sungai Buloh, (Community), 05/05/2018 until 05/05/2018
  • To initiate and draft an MoU between the ASEAN Societies of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine , (International), 01/05/2018 until 30/07/2018
  • Wellness and parasitic screening of the urban poor population in Kampung Tengah Lembah, Pusat Perumahan Rakyat (PPR) Pantai Permai, PPR Kampung Limau, PPR Sri Pantai, PPR Seri Cempaka, PPR Vista Angkasa, Flat PKNS and Pusat Jagaan Nur Hasanah in Kuala Lumpur and Selangor , (Community), 15/10/2016 until 30/03/2017
  • Program Kesihatan bersama penduduk di Kampung Sebang, Melaka , (Community), 13/02/2016 until 13/02/2016
  • Program Kesihatan bersama penduduk di Kampung Permai Machap, Melaka , (Community), 24/01/2016 until 24/01/2016
  • Pengacara majlis syarahan perdana Prof Suresh Kumar Govind, (University), 10/08/2015 until 10/08/2015
  • Program Kesihatan bersama anak-anak yatim Rumah Jalinan Kaseh, Taman Megah, Cheras, Selangor., (Community), 08/06/2015 until 08/06/2015
  • Member of the Secure 2 & 3 community association to promote peace and safety around the neighbourhood, (Community), 01/04/2015 until 31/12/2018
  • Program Kesihatan bersama penduduk di Kampung Changkat, Gombak, (Community), 20/12/2014 until 21/12/2014
  • PROGRAM KESIHATAN BERSAMA PENDUDUK DI KAWASAN FLAT KAMPUNG KERINCHI. , (Community), 27/09/2014 until 28/09/2014
  • Penganjur program KESIHATAN komuniti BERSAMA-SAMA PELAJAR SMK (P) SRI AMAN' Jalan 14/49, 46100 Petaling Jaya, Selangor bertema: KEPENTINGAN VEKTOR: KEBAIKAN DAN KEBURUKAN , (Community), 25/09/2013 until 25/09/2013
  • Participation with the Majlis Daerah Kuala Selangor program Gotong-Royong and Rodent control program at Bandar Malawati, Kuala Selangor, (District), 24/08/2013 until 24/08/2013
  • Public talk to school students on 'Leptospirosis ' during the Rodent Control campaign organized by Majlis Perbandaran Ampang Jaya at Bukit Indah, Ampang., (District), 24/08/2013 until 24/09/2013
  • Public awareness article published in theSun on 'Stop feeding the rats' August 7, 2013, (Local), 07/08/2013 until 07/08/2013
  • Delegate at the IATSS FORUM The 7th INTERNATIONAL ALUMNI MEETING Hanoi, VIETNAM, June 21 24, 2013 , (International), 21/06/2013 until 24/06/2013
  • Member of Research & Information Centre On Islam Taman Tun Dr Ismail, (Community), 01/04/2013 until  
  • Ahli PIBG Sekolah (M) Kebangsaan Sri Aman, (Community), 02/01/2013 until 31/12/2013
  • Ahli PIBG Sekolah Kebangsaan (M) Perempuan Sri Aman, (Community), 03/01/2012 until 31/12/2012
  • Peserta "Program Back to School (Prestij 82-86)" Sekolah Tuanku Jaafar, Kuala Pilah, (Community), 24/09/2010 until 25/09/2010
  • IATSS FORUM Alumni Malaysia Committee Member, (Country), 28/04/2010 until 27/04/2012
  • Newsletter editor to the Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, (National), 10/03/2010 until 28/03/2012
  • Organized a outreach program on 'Epidemiology of Parasitic Infections' in Universiti Sains Malaysia, (National), 20/02/2009 until 22/02/2009
  • Candidate selection committee for the 43rd and 44th IATSS Forum Program and the 26th IATSS FORUM Malaysian committee meeting, (National), 03/12/2007 until 03/12/2007
  • Selection committee for the candidates for 41st and 42nd IATSS Forum Program and 24th Meeting of the IATSS Forum Malaysian Committee, (National), 20/11/2006 until 20/11/2006
  • Chairperson to organize visit to the Elephant Sanctuary, Kuala Gandah for 30 underprivileged children with YATIM., (Community), 11/11/2006 until 11/11/2006
  • Organizing chairperson, IATSS Forum Alumni 21st Anniversary Celebration at the Royal Club Selangor, (National), 15/07/2006 until 15/07/2006
  • 39th and 40th IATSS Forum candidate selection committee and 24th Meeting of the IATSS FORUM Malaysian Committee, (National), 21/11/2005 until 21/11/2005
  • Head delegate of the Malaysian alumni to the IATSS Forum 20th Anniversary Celebration, Suzuka, Japan, (Country), 09/11/2005 until 14/11/2005
  • President to the IATSS FORUM Malaysia Alumni Association , (Country), 15/04/2004 until 14/04/2008
  • Chairperson to organize visit to the National Science Center for 30 underprivileged children with Yayasan Kebajikan Anak-Anak Yatim Malaysia (YATIM), (Community), 10/04/2004 until 10/04/2004
  • Committee member for the Social Welfare Section for the Care, Share, Initiative (C.S.I) celebrating 50 orphans to Villa Flora Condominium, Taman Tun Dr. Ismail, 28 Mac 2004., (Community), 28/03/2004 until 29/03/2004
  • Life member to the IATSS FORUM Malaysia Alumni Association since May 2002, a non-profit organization providing young professionals from ASEAN the opportunity to promote cultural exchange between Japan and ASEAN countries. , (Country), 15/05/2002 until  

SUPERVISION


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

Completed
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Benacer Douadi, EPIDEMIOLOGY OF HUMAN LEPTOSPIROSIS AND MOLECULAR CHARACTERIZATION OF Leptospira spp. ISOLATED FROM THE ENVIRONMENT AND ANIMAL HOSTS IN PENINSULAR MALAYSIA, 2016/2017
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Benacer Douadi, EPIDEMIOLOGY OF HUMAN LEPTOSPIROSIS AND MOLECULAR CHARACTERIZATION OF Leptospira spp. ISOLATED FROM THE ENVIRONMENT AND ANIMAL HOSTS IN PENINSULAR MALAYSIA, 2016/2017
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Norhidayu Binti Sahimin, PARASITIC INFECTIONS AMONGST MIGRANT WORKERS IN MALAYSIA, 2015/2016
  • Master Degree, Woh Pei Yee, Assessment of pathogenic microbial infections amongst migrant food handlers in Malaysia, 2014/2015
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Norhidayu Sahamin, Epidemiology of parasitic infections of migrant workers in Malaysia, 2013/2014
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Farah Haziqah Meor Termizi, Isolation, detection and identification of Blastocystis sp from the stray cat and dog population in Malaysia, 2012/2013
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Benacer Douadi, Epidemiology and molecular characterization of Leptospira in Peninsular Malaysia, 2011/2012
  • Master Degree, Nur Syazana Bt Mad Tahir, MACROPARASITE COMMUNITIES OF WILD RATS FROM ISLAND AND COASTAL HABITATS IN PENINSULAR MALAYSIA, 2009/2010
  • Master Degree, Rossarianayati A. Rahman, Diversity and Molecular characterization of geohelminth eggs from soil and faecal samples from urban and suburban areas in Malaysia, 2009/2010
  • Master Degree, Nur Syazana Mad Tahir, Macroparasites of small mammals in Peninsular Malaysia, 2008/2009
  • Master Degree, Siti Norliyanti Alias, Biodiversity of blood parasites in rodents of Peninsular Malaysia, 2007/2008
  • Master Degree, Norhidayu Sahamin, Epidemiology and molecular characterization of Toxocariasis in stray cats in Peninsular Malaysia, 2007/2008
  • Master Degree, Suganya A/p Sudananthan, A comparison of dectection technique for the protozoan parasite Trichomonas vaginalis, 2005/2006
  • Master Degree, Syed Arnez Amdan Bin Syed Khalil, The macroparasite communities of rodents from Endau-Rompin National Park and Chow Kit, Kuala Lumpur, 2004/2005
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Syarifah Aisyafaznim Sayed Abdul Rahman, Molecular and susceptibility study of plant parasite to cultivated and wild banana cultivars., 2004/2005
FIRST DEGREE/DIPLOMA/PRE-DEGREE
(Course Title), (Academic Session), (No. of Candidates)

Completed
  • SHEK 3183 Projek Penyelidikan Sains Biokesihatan, 2016/2017, 4
  • SHES 3183 Undergraduate Research Project, 2011/2012, 3
  • SHES 3183 Undergraduate Research Project, 2010/2011, 5
  • SHES 3183 Undergraduate Research Project, 2009/2010, 6
  • SHES 3183 Undergraduate Research Project, 2007/2008, 10
  • SHES 3183 Undergraduate Research Project, 2006/2007, 6

Ongoing
  • Health status of the urban poor communities in Peninsular Malaysia, 2018/2019, 3
  • SHES 3183 Undergraduate Research Project, 2012/2013, 3

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


FIRST DEGREE
  • RESEARCH PROJECT IN BIOHEALTH SCIENCE, 2019/2020(1,2), 4, 88
  • BIOLOGY PRACTICAL, 2019/2020, 84, 12
  • ADVANCED RESEARCH SKILLS IN BIOHEALTH SCIENCE, 2019/2020, 40, 12
  • BIOLOGY OF HORMONES, 2019/2020, 30, 28
  • BIOLOGY OF HORMONES, 2019/2020(1), 8, 42
  • BIOLOGY OF HORMONES, 2018/2019(1), 8, 42
  • HUMAN ANATOMY, 2018/2019(1), 23, 14
  • RESEARCH PROJECT IN BIOHEALTH SCIENCE, 2018/2019(1,2), 3, 66
  • RESEARCH PROJECT IN BIOHEALTH SCIENCE, 2018/2019(1,2), 3, 84
  • BIOLOGY PRACTICAL, 2018/2019(1), 60, 12
  • BIOLOGY OF HORMONES, 2018/2019(1), 30, 28
  • ADVANCED RESEARCH SKILLS IN BIOHEALTH SCIENCE, 2018/2019(1), 40, 12
  • BIOLOGY OF HORMONES, 2017/2018(2), 7, 42
  • MEDICAL PARASITOLOGY, 2017/2018(1), 23, 28
  • BIOLOGY OF HORMONES, 2017/2018(2), 25, 28
  • FUNDAMENTAL RESEARCH SKILLS IN BIOHEALTH SCIENCE, 2017/2018(2), 35, 12
  • BIOLOGY OF HORMONES, 2017/2018(2), 29, 42
  • BIOLOGY OF HORMONES, 2017/2018(2), 8, 42
  • HUMAN ANATOMY, 2017/2018(1), 35, 23
  • BIOHEALTH SCIENCE PRACTICAL II, 2016/2017(1), 40, 9
  • HUMAN ANATOMY, 2016/2017(2), 26, 20
  • BIOLOGY OF HORMONES, 2016/2017(3), 1, 21
  • FUNDAMENTAL RESEARCH SKILLS IN BIOHEALTH SCIENCE, 2016/2017(2), 30, 6
  • BIOLOGY OF HORMONES, 2015/2016(1), 9, 42
  • RESEARCH PROJECT IN BIOHEALTH SCIENCE, 2015/2016, 1, 14
  • BIOHEALTH SCIENCE PRACTICAL II, 2015/2016(1), 16, 9
  • BIOHEALTH SCIENCE PRACTICAL 1, 2015/2016(2), 30, 6
  • HUMAN ANATOMY, 2014/2015(2), 6, 30
  • BIOLOGY OF HORMONES, 2014/2015(2), 9, 42
  • RESEARCH PROJECT IN BIOHEALTH SCIENCE, 2014/2015, 1, 28
  • BIOLOGY OF HORMONES, 2014/2015(1), 17, 42
  • BIOLOGY OF HORMONES, 2014/2015(3), 2, 42
  • HUMAN ANATOMY, 2014/2015(2), 15, 30
  • HUMAN BIOLOGY, 2013/2014(1), 28, 40
  • BIOLOGY OF HORMONES, 2013/2014(2), 19, 42
  • BIOLOGY OF HORMONES, 2013/2014(1), 19, 42
  • HUMAN ANATOMY, 2012/2013(2), 40, 27
  • HORMONE BIOLOGY, 2012/2013(1), 5, 42
  • HUMAN BIOLOGY, 2012/2013(1), 30, 14
  • BIOHEALTH SCIENCE PRACTICAL 1, 2012/2013(2), 33, 12
  • PRACTICAL, 2012/2013(2), 73, 13
  • BIOHEALTH SCIENCE PRACTICAL 2, 2012/2013(1), 30, 12
  • Biology of Hormones, 2011/2012(2), 9, 42
  • BIOHEALTH SCIENCE PRACTICAL 1, 2011/2012(2), 33, 6
  • HORMONE BIOLOGY, 2011/2012(2), 9, 42
  • HUMAN ANATOMY, 2011/2012(2), 32, 23
  • BIOLOGY PRACTICAL, 2011/2012(1), 67, 12
  • BIOHEALTH SCIENCE PRACTICAL 2, 2011/2012(1), 32, 12
  • SCIENTIFIC COMMUNICATION, 2011/2012(1), 8, 14
  • BIOLOGY PRACTICAL, 2010/2011(1), 80, 21
  • HORMONE BIOLOGY, 2010/2011(2), 1, 42
  • HORMONE BIOLOGY, 2009/2010(1), 28, 42
  • BIOLOGY PRACTICAL Year 1, 2009/2010(1), 57, 14
  • BIOHEALTH SCIENCE PRACTICAL 1, 2009/2010(2), 32, 12
  • BIOHEALTH SCIENCE PRACTICAL 2, 2009/2010(1), 42, 12
  • BIOLOGY PRACTICAL, 2009/2010(2), 57, 12
  • HUMAN ANATOMY, 2009/2010(2), 32, 30
  • ENDOCRINOLOGY, 2008/2009(1), 46, 28
  • Biohealth Practical 2, 2008/2009(1), 37, 14
  • BIOHEALTH SCIENCE PRACTICAL 2, 2008/2009(1), 54, 12
  • BIOASSAY TECHNIQUES, 2008/2009(2), 7, 12
  • BIOHEALTH SCIENCE PRACTICAL I, 2008/2009(2), 43, 12
  • HUMAN ANATOMY, 2008/2009(2), 50, 28
  • BIOLOGY PRACTICAL, 2008/2009(1), 73, 24
  • ENDOCRINOLOGY, 2007/2008, 56, 28
  • SPECIAL TOPIC IN BIOHEALTH SCIENCE, 2007/2008, 26, 14
  • BIOLOGY PRACTICAL, 2007/2008(1), 67, 12
  • SPECIAL TOPIC IN BIOHEALTH SCIENCE, 2006/2007(1), 30, 14
  • ENDOCRINOLOGY, 2006/2007(1), 60, 28