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Associate Prof. Dr. Tin Tin Su

Department of Social and Preventive Medicine
Faculty of Medicine
 
  +603-79677528
  tintinsu@um.edu.my
  Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
 
ResearcherID Link
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BIBLIOMETRIC DATA


 Total Articles in Publication List  41
 Articles With Citation Data  40
 Sum of the Times Cited   327
 Average Citations per Article   8.18
 h-index   9
 Co-authors   Collaboration Network
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ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification), (Institution).



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


  • Myanmar Medical Council, Member, 1991, (National)
  • MALAYSIAN MEDICAL COUNCIL, Member, 2008, (National)
  • Asia Health Literacy Association , Executive Committee Member, 2013, (International)

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


  • Head, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, 01/01/2016 to 31/12/2017
  • Head, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, 01/01/2015 to 31/12/2015
  • Head, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, 02/01/2014 to 31/12/2014
  • Steering Committee of Asean University Network (Aun) On Health Promotion – Malaysia Chapter, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, 22/08/2016 (Member of the steering committee)
  • Head of Unit, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, 01/01/2016 to 31/12/2016 (Head of the discipline "Health Policy and Management")
  • Module Coordinator Mohx 7305: Quality in Health Module for The Doctor of Public Health (Drph) Course, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, 01/01/2016 to 31/12/2016 (Every alternative semester.)
  • Module Coordinator Mogb:6306 Law and Health Module for Mph-Mmedsc(Ph), Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, 01/01/2016 to 31/12/2016 (Every alternate semester)
  • Head of The Research Center (Center for Population Health), Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, 01/03/2011 to 31/12/2017 (Appointment as head of research centre)
  • Acting Head of The Research Center (Center for Population Health), Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, 01/09/2010 to 28/02/2011
  • Co-Ordinator, MBBS Programme, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, 01/12/2008 to 31/08/2009

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area).


  • Preventive Medicine
  • Quality Assurance of Health Instruments
  • Health Care Financing
  • Health Economics


RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
(Publication).


Article in Academic Journals

2016
  • Hweissa NA, Lim JN, Su TT. Health-care Providers’ Perceptions, Attitudes toward, and Recommendation Practice of Cervical Cancer Screening. The Eur J Cancer Care. 2016 Sep; 25(5):864-70. doi: 10.1111/ecc.12537. Epub 2016 Jun 28 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Majid, H. A., Amiri, M., Azmi, N. M., Su, T. T., Jalaludin, M. Y., Al-Sadat, N. 2016. Physical activity, body composition and lipids changes in adolescents: analysis from the MyHeART Study Scientific Reports (ISI-Indexed)
  • Meram Azzani, April Camilla Roslani, TinTin Su. 2016. Financial burden of colorectal cancer treatment among patients and their families in a middle-income country. Supportive Care in Cancer. Epub ahead of print. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Al-Sadat, N., Majid, H. A., Sim, P. Y., Su, T. T., Dahlui, M., Abu Bakar, M. F., Dzaki, N., Norbaya, S., Murray, L., Cantwell, M. M., Jalaludin, M. Y., MyHe, A. R. T. S. G. 2016. Vitamin D deficiency in Malaysian adolescents aged 13 years: findings from the Malaysian Health and Adolescents Longitudinal Research Team study (MyHeARTs) Bmj Open (ISI-Indexed)
  • 7) Duong Van Tuyen, Altyn Aringazina, Gaukhar Baisunova, Nurjanah Nj, Pham Minh Khue, Truong Quang Tien, Nguyen Trung Kien, Win Myint Oo, Emma Mohamad, Tin Tin Su, Sharine Hwang, Kristine Sørensen, Jürgen M. Pelikan, Stephan Van D Brouke Peter Wushou Chang. Measuring health literacy in Asia: Validation of the HLS-EU-Q47 survey tool in six Asian countries. Journal of Epidemiology (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ismail Tukur, Chan Chee Khoon Tin Tin Su Tukur Muhammed-Baba Munir deen Aderemi Ijaiya. Why Women Are Averse To Facility Delivery In Northwest Nigeria: A Qualitative Inquiry. Iran J Public Health, Vol. 45, No.5, May 2016, pp.586-595 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Nik Daliana Nik Farid, Abqariyah Yahya, Nabilla Al-Sadat, Maznah Dahlui, Tin Tin Su, Nithiah Thangiah, Muhammad Yazid Jalaludin, Hazreen Abdul Majid, MyHeART Study Group. 2016. High-Risk Behavior Among Young Adolescents in The Central and Northern Region of Peninsular Malaysia: Baseline Data from The MyHeART Study. J Child Fam Stud. November 2016, Volume 25, Issue 11, pp 3204–3213. DOI 10.1007/s10826-016-0494-6 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Abdul Majid H, Ramli L, Ying SP, Su TT, Jalaludin MY, Abdul Mohsein NA-S (2016) Dietary Intake among Adolescents in a Middle-Income Country: An Outcome from the Malaysian Health and Adolescents Longitudinal Research Team Study (the MyHeARTs Study). PLoS ONE 11(5): e0155447. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0155447 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ismail Tukur, Munir deen Aderemi Ijaiya, Tin Tin Su, Chan Chee Khoon, Tukur Muhammed-Baba. Risk factors for Obstetric fistula in Northwest Nigeria 2013: a case control study. Iranian Journal of Public Health (accepted) (ISI-Indexed)

2015
  • 5)Ismail Tukur, Munir deen Aderemi Ijaiya, Tin Tin Su, Chan Chee Khoon, Tukur Muhammed-Baba and Chinna Karuthan (2015) Analysis of 137 obstetric fistula cases seen at three fistula centers in northwest Nigeria. East African Medical Journal Vol. 92 No. 8 August 2015 (Scopus) (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Islam T, Bhoo-Pathy N, Su TT, et al. Malaysian Breast Cancer Survivorship Cohort (MyBCC): A Study Protocol. BMJ Open 2015 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Meram Azzani, April Camilla Roslani, Tin Tin Su. 2014.The perceived cancer related financial hardship among patients and their families: systematic review. Supportive Care in Cancer. DOI:10.1007/s00520-014- 2474-y (ISI-Indexed)
  • Su, T. T., Amiri, M., Hairi, F. M., Thangiah, N., Bulgiba, A., Majid, H. A. 2015. Prediction of Cardiovascular Disease Risk among Low-Income Urban Dwellers in Metropolitan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Biomed Research International (ISI-Indexed)
  • Hazreen Abdul Majid, Mohd Shahfiq A Abidin, Azimah Zamani, Tin Tin Su and Farizah Mohd Hairi. Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya. Systematic Review on the Prevalence of Overweight and Obesity among Adolescents in Malaysia 1990-2014.EC Nutrition 2.6 (2015): 475-482. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Tin Tin Su, Mohammadreza Amiri,Farizah Mohd Hairi,Nithiah Thangiah, Maznah Dahlui, Hazreen Abdul Majid. Body Composition Indices and Predicted Cardiovascular Disease Risk Profile among Urban Dwellers in Malaysia. BioMed Research International Volume 2015 (2015), Article ID 174821, 7 pages http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/174821 (ISI-Indexed)
  • 1)Dahlui M, Jahan NK, Majid HA, Jalaludin MY, Murray L, Cantwell M, Su TT, Nabilla Al-Sadat N. (2015) Risk and Protective Factors for Cigarette Use in Young Adolescents in a School Setting: What Could Be Done Better? PLoS One. 2015 Jun 11;10(6):e0129628. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0129628. eCollection 2015 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Sze Loon Chow, Siew Yim Loh and Tin Tin Su (2015) Perceived Barriers and Facilitators for Return to Work Among Colorectal Cancer Survivors: Malaysian Healthcare Professionals Experience- @A Qualitative Inquiry. J UOEH 37 i 2 j: 127 |138 i2015 j (ISI-Indexed)

2014
  • AA Fadzlina1, Fatimah Harun1, MY Nurul Haniza2, Nabilla Al Sadat2, Liam Murray3, Marie M Cantwell3, Tin Tin Su2, Hazreen Abdul Majid2, Muhammad Yazid Jalaludin1 *Metabolic syndrome among 13 year old adolescents: prevalence and risk factors (ISI-Indexed)
  • 7)Hazreen M, Su TT, Jalaludin M, Dahlui M, Chinna K, Ismail M, Murray L, Cantwell M, Sadat N; MyHeART Study Group. (2014) An exploratory study on risk factors for chronic non-communicable diseases among adolescents in Malaysia: overview of the Malaysian Health and Adolescents Longitudinal Research Team study (The MyHeART study).(2014) BMC Public Health. 2014 Nov 24;14 Suppl 3:S6. doi: 10.1186/1471- 2458-14-S3-S6. (ISI-Indexed)
  • 8)Hanifah R, Majid H, Jalaludin M, Al-Sadat N, Murray LJ, Cantwell M, Su TT, Nahar A. (2014) Fitness level and body composition indices: cross-sectional study among Malaysian adolescent. BMC Public Health. 2014 Nov 24;14 Suppl 3:S5. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-14- S3-S5 (ISI-Indexed)
  • 8)Hanifah R, Majid H, Jalaludin M, Al-Sadat N, Murray LJ, Cantwell M, Su TT, Nahar A. (2014) Fitness level and body composition indices: cross-sectional study among Malaysian adolescent. BMC Public Health. 2014 Nov 24;14 Suppl 3:S5. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-14- S3-S5 (ISI-Indexed)
  • 10)Wong LP, Atefi N, Majid HA, Su TT. (2014) Prevalence of pregnancy experiences and contraceptive knowledge among single adults in a low-socio-economic suburban community in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia. BMC Public Health. 2014 Nov 24;14 Suppl 3:S1. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-14-S3-S1 (ISI-Indexed)
  • 9)Amiri M, Majid H, Hairi F, Thangiah N, Bulgiba A, Su TT. (2014) Prevalence and determinants of cardiovascular disease risk factors among the residents of urban community housing projects in Malaysia. BMC Public Health. 2014 Nov 24;14 Suppl 3:S3. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-14-S3-S3. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Islam T, Dahlui M, Majid H, Nahar A, Mohd Taib N, Su TT; MyBCC study group. (2014)Factors associated with return to work of breast cancer survivors: a systematic review. BMC Public Health. 2014 Nov 24;14 Suppl 3:S8. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-14-S3-S8 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Sareh Dashti,H. Leonard Joseph,Ali Jafarzadeh Esfehani, Tin Tin Su, Latiffah Abd. Latiff, Reza Jafarzadeh Esfehani. 2014. Perceived Barriers to Physical Activity among Iranian Women. World Applied Sciences Journal 32 (3): 422-428. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Su TT, Sim PY, Nahar AM, Majid HA, Murray LJ, Cantwell MM, Al-Sadat N, Jalaludin MY (2014). Association between self-reported physical activity and indicators of body composition in Malaysian. Prev Med. 67 (100-105) (ISI-Indexed)
  • Chow Sze Loon, Anselm Su Ting, Tin Tin Su. Development of Conceptual Framework to Understand Factors Associated with Return to Work among Cancer Survivors: A Systematic Review. Iranian Journal of Public Health (ISI-Indexed)
  • Sareh Dashti, Tin Tin Su, Ali Jafarzadeh Esfehani, Reza Jafarzadeh Esfehani (2014) Effect of Physical Activity Level on Emotional Status of Iranian Women. World Applied Sciences Journal 30 (7): 852-857 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Sim PY, Su TT, Majid HA, Nahar AM, Jalaludin MY (2014) A comparison study of portable foot-to-foot bioelectrical impedance scale to measure body fat percentage in Asian adults and children. BioMed Research International. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/475659 (ISI-Indexed)

2013
  • Redzal Abu Hanifah, Mohd. Nahar Azmi Mohamed, Zulkarnain Jaafar, Nabilla Al-Sadat Abdul Mohsein, Muhammad Yazid Jalaludin, Hazreen Abdul Majid, Liam Murray, Marie Cantwell, Tin Tin Su (2013) The Correlates of Body Composition with Heart Rate Recovery after Step Test: An Exploratory Study of Malaysian Adolescents.PLoS ONE 8(12): e82893. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0082893 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Su TT, Goh JY, Tan J, Muhaimah AR, Pigeneswaren Y, Khairun NS, Normazidah AW, Tharisini DK, Majid HA. (2013) Level of colorectal cancer awareness: a cross sectional exploratory study among multi-ethnic rural population in Malaysia. BMC cancer. 2013 Aug 7;13 (1):376. [Epub ahead of print] (ISI) (ISI-Indexed)
  • Loh KW, Majid HA, Dahlui M, Roslani AC, Su TT. Sociodemographic predictors of recall and recognition of colorectal cancer symptoms and anticipated delay in help- seeking in a multiethnic asian population. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2013;14(6):3799-804. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Su, TT. Bulgiba, AM. Sampatanukul, P. Sastroasmoro, S. Chang, P. Tharyan, P. Lin, V. Wong, YL. (2013) Clinical Epidemiology (CE) and Evidence-Based Medicine (EBM) in the Asia Pacific region (Round Table Forum). Preventive Medicine (ISI-Indexed)
  • Abdullah F, Su TT.(2013) Applying the Transtheoretical Model to evaluate the effect of a call-recall program in enhancing Pap smear practice: A cluster randomized trial.Prev Med. doi:pii: S0091- 7435(13)00034-0. 10.1016/j.ypmed.2013.02.001. [Epub ahead of print] (ISI-Indexed)
  • Su TT, Flessa S (2013) Determinants of household direct and indirect costs: an insight for health seeking behaviour in Burkina Faso. The European Journal of Health Economics. 14: 75-84 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Su TT. Saimy BI, Bulgiba AM.(2013) SocioEconomic consequences of a natural disaster: policy implications for disaster management. Preventive Medicine.http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ypmed.2012.12.024 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Cheah,YK. Su, TT. (2012)The determinants of consumer health information on chronic non-communicable disease: An exploratory study in Penang, Malaysia. JUMMEC 15(2) (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Fauziah A, O Rorke M, Murray L, Su TT. (2013) Evaluation of a worksite cervical screening initiative to increase Pap smear uptake in Malaysia: a cluster randomized controlled trial. BioMed Research International.2013:572126. doi: 10.1155/2013/572126. Epub 2013 Sep 2. (ISI-Indexed)

2012
  • Tan FL, Loh SY, Su TT, Veloo VW, Ng LL.(2012)Return to work in multi-ethnic breast cancer survivors - A qualitative inguiry.Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2012;13 (11):5791-7. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Su TT, Sallehuddin AB, Murniati HH, SwinderJ, Nabilla AS, Saimy I. (2012) Factors associated with success or failure of quit attempts: A clinical approach for lung cancer prevention Asian Pacific Journal for Cancer Prevention. Vol 13 (1): 175-179 (ISI-Indexed)

2011
  • Myint K, Choy KL, Su TT, Lam SK (2011) The effect of short term practice of mindfulness meditation in alleviating stress in University students. Biomedical Research. Vol 22 (2):165-171 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Fauziah A, Norlaili AZ, Su TT (2011) Factors related to poor practice of Pap smear screening among secondary school teachers in Malaysia. Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention. Vol 12:1-4 (ISI-Indexed)

2010
  • Anbori A, Ghani SN, Yadav H, Daher AM, Su TT. Patient satisfaction and loyalty to the private hospitals in Sana\'a, Yemen. Int J Qual Health Care. 2010 Jun 12. [Epub ahead of print] (ISI-Indexed)
  • Al-Sadat N, Misau AY, Zarihah Z, Maznah D, Su TT (2010) Adolescent Tobacco Use and Health in South East Asia. Asia Pacific Journal of Public Health. Vol 22 : 175S-180S (ISI-Indexed)
  • Fauziah A, Su TT (2010) Enhancement of cervical cancer screening program in Malaysia: A Qualitative Study. Asia Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention. Vol 11: 1359-1366 (ISI-Indexed)

2009
  • Su,T.T. & Sax,S.2009. Key quality aspect: a fundamental step for quality improvement in resource poor setting. Asia Pacific Journal of Public Health.DOI:10.1177/1010539509342433.Oct. Vol 21: 477- 486 (ISI-Indexed)

2007
  • Su TT, Sanon M and Flessa S (2007) Assessment of indirect cost in subsistence farming society by using different valuation methods. Health policy 83(2-3):353- 62 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)

2006
  • Su TT, Pokhrel S, Gbangou A and Flessa S (2006) Determinants of household health expenditure on western institutional health care. The European Journal of Health Economics 7(3): 199 - 207 (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Su TT, Kouyat B and Flessa S (2006) Catastrophic household expenditure for health care in a low-income society: a study from Nouna District, Burkina Faso. Bulletin of the World Health Organization 84(1): 21-27 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
Extended Abstract

2008
  • Su TT, Flessa S. 2008. Measuring prevalence and determinants of catastrophic health expenditure. Journal of Health Management (Supplement) October 2008. Pg 77. 
  • Su TT, Flessa S. 2008. Estimation of determinants of household health expenditure in public institutions by controlling self selection of providers. Medicine and Health. Vol. 3, No. 1 (Supplement). June 2008. Pg 222. 

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


  • Health Literacy among Parents of Malaysian MyHeARTS Adolescents, Principal Investigator(PI), 2016 - 2019, Postgraduate Research Grant (PPP) - Research, (National)
  • Malaysia Balanced Living With Diabetes (mbld), Co-Investigator, 2015 - 2017, International Grant from Virginia Tech University US, (National)
  • Malaysia Balanced Living With Diabetes (mbld), Principal Investigator(PI), 2015 - 2017, International Funding, (International)
  • Economic Costs Of Preterm Birth During Initial Hospitalization: Care Provider And Family Perspectives, Principal Investigator(PI), 2015 - 2018, Postgraduate Research Grant (PPP) - Research, (National)
  • Review Of Policy Towards Healthy Lifestyles, Principal Investigator(PI), 2015 - 2017, RU Operation, (National)
  • The Outcomes and Associated Factors of Financial Support among Breast Cancer Survivors, Principal Investigator(PI), 2015 - 2018, Postgraduate Research Grant (PPP) - Research, (National)
  • Review Of Policy Towards Healthy Lifestyles, Principal Investigator(PI), 2015 - 2016, RU Operation, (National)
  • PARTNER for a low income urban community. Principal Investigator. 2012 -2014 (HTMC flagship project). FL 009 -2011, RM 971,000, Principal Investigator(PI), 2014 - 2017, HTMC Flagship project, (National)
  • Risk factors for chronic non-communicable disease among adolescents-Malaysian Health and Adolescents Longitudinal Research Team Study, Co-Investigator, 2014 - 2017, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), (National)
  • Asia-Africa Development University Network (AADUN) Public Health, Co-Investigator, 2013 - 2014, University Malaya, (National)
  • Acceptability And Feasibility Of Self-sampling For Hpv-dna Testing Among Malaysian Women, Consultant, 2013 - 2015, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG Programme) - HTM (Wellness), (University)
  • The economic Cost of Various Stages of Colorectal Cancer Treatment in A Tertiary Hospital in Malaysia, Principal Investigator(PI), 2013 - 2016, Postgraduate Research Grant (PPP) - Research, (National)
  • Measuring Cancer Awareness And Health Literacy In Malaysia, Principal Investigator(PI), 2013 - 2015, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG Programme) - HTM (Wellness), (University)
  • Socio-economic Inequality In Presence Of Cardiovascular Risk Among Adolescents, Consultant, 2013 - 2015, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG Programme) - HTM (Wellness), (University)
  • Risk factor for Chronic Non- Communicable Diseases Adolescents- Malaysian Health and Adolescents Longitudinal Research Study (MyHEARTS), Technical Advisor, 2012 - 2013, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), (National)
  • PARTNER for a low income urban community, Principal Investigator(PI), 2012 - 2014, HTMC Flagship project, (National)
  • Evaluating the effectiveness of a screening strategy using quantitative FIT to stratify and prioritise urgency of colonoscopy referral, Co-Investigator, 2012 - 2014, High Impact Research (HIR), (National)
  • Risk factor for Chronic Non- Communicable Diseases Adolescents- Malaysian Health and Adolescents Longitudinal Research Study (MyHEARTS), Co-Investigator, 2011 - 2012, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), (National)
  • Projek Penyelidikan Flagship Kluster Penyelidikan Htm - Diseases Among Poverty (acommunity-based Participatory Action Research Project), Principal Investigator(PI), 2011 - 2017, Flagship - HTM (Wellness), (University)
  • Diseases among poverty (A community based participatory action research project), Principal Investigator(PI), 2011 - 2012, HTMC, Flag ship, (National)
  • A CERVICAL CALL-RECALL SYSTEM TO INCREASE ATTENDANCE AT SCREENING FOR CERVICAL CANCER AMONG NON-COMPLIANCE FEMALE SCHOOL TEACHERS IN KUALA LUMPUR, 2009: A COMMUNITY TRIAL STUDY, , 2010 - 2011, Postgraduate Research Grant (PPP) - Research, (National)
  • A CERVICAL CALL-RECALL SYSTEM TO INCREASE ATTENDANCE AT SCREENING FOR CERVICAL CANCER AMONG NON-COMPLIANCE FEMALE SCHOOL TEACHER IN KUALA LUMPUR, 2009 : A COMMUNITY TRIAL STUDY, , 2009 - 2010, Postgraduate Research Grant (PPP) - Research, (National)
  • EFFECTIVENESS OF DISASTER MANAGEMENT PROGRAMME VIS- -VIS HEALTH AND SOCIOECONOMIC CONSEQUENCES FOR AFFECTED COMMUNITIES, Principal Investigator(PI), 2009 - 2011, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), (National)
  • Effectiveness of Disaster Management Programme Vis- -vis Health and Socioeconomic Consequences for Affected Communities, Principal Investigator(PI), 2009 - 2011, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), (National)
  • A cervical call-recall system to increase attendance at screening for cervical cancer among non-complicance female shcool teacher in Kaula Lumpur, 2009: A community trial study, Others, 2009 - 2010, Postgraduate Research Grant(PPP), (National)
  • Estimation of marginal cost to maintain Quit- Smoking Status among Ex-smokers in the Tanglin Quit Smoking Clinic, Kuala Lumpur, Principal Investigator(PI), 2008 - 2009, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), (National)
  • Tangible cost-of-illness as basis of cost- effective interventions against infectious diseases in developing countries, exemplified by the Nouna Health District, Others, 2003 - 2006, DFG (German Research Foundation), (International)

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


  • Academic committee member and abstract reviewer for The fourth International Health Literacy Conference. November 7th -9th , 2016. Haiphong City, Vietnam, 2016-2016, Asia Health Literacy Association
  • Scientific committee member for the 4th Global Symposium on Health System Research, Vancouver, 14-18 November 2016, 2016-2016, Global Symposium on Health System Research
  • Assessor for funding, 2016-2016, Cancer Research UK
  • Scientific Reviewer for the Asia Pacific Academic Consortium of Public Health Journal, 2016-2016, APACPH journal
  • External examiner for the Doctor of Philosophy candidate, 2016-2016, Universiti Sains Malaysia
  • Scientific reviewer for international journal for quality in health care, 2016-2016, International Journal for Quality in Health Care
  • Visiting Research Fellow, UC Louvain, Belgium, 2016-2016, Psychological Research Institute, UC Louvain
  • Internal examiner for Doctor of Public Health Candidate (MHC100010), 2016-2016, University of Malaya
  • Scientific Reviewer for BMC Public Health Journal, 2016-2016, BMC Public Health Jounal
  • Scientific Reviewer for the Health Promotion International Journal, 2016-2016, Health Promotion International Journal
  • Abstract reviewer for 2015 Third International Conference on Health Literacy and Healthcare Efficiency conference. November 9-11, 2015. Tainan, Taiwan, 2015-2015, Asia Health Literacy Association
  • Organizing committee member (Publication committee and abstract reviewer) for the 3rd Asia Population Association Conference conducted in July, 2015, 2015-2015, Asia Population Association
  • Scientific reviewer for the BMC Public Health: The association between medical students' lifestyles and their attitudes towards preventive counseling in different countries, 2015-2015, BMC Public Health
  • Scientific Reviewer for the BMC Public Health: An unexplored potential to reduce cancer burden of future generations - improving the low levels of cancer literacy among adolescents, 2015-2015, BMC Public Health
  • scientific Reviewer for the Asia Pacific Journal of Public Health Journal, 2014-2014, Asia Pacific Journal of Public Health
  • Internal examiner for Doctor of Public Health Candidate., 2014-2014, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya
  • Scientific Committee Member of 46th APACPH Conference Kuala Lumpur ; Evolution of Public Health in the Asia - Pacific Region 17th-19th October 2014, Hilton Kuala Lumpur., 2014-2014, APACPH Organizing Committee
  • scientific Reviewer for the Asia Pacific Journal of Public Health Journal, 2014-2014, Asia Pacific Journal of Public Health
  • Scientific Reviewer for the Asia Pacific Journal of Public Health, 2013-2013, Asia Pacific Journal of Public Health
  • Reviewer of the manuscript "Understanding medication oversupply and its predictors in Thailand", 2013-2013, BioMed Central
  • National Awareness and Early Diagnosis Initiative Project, 2013-2013, Cancer Research UK
  • Lead Guest Editor for BMC Public Health Supplementary Issue for Proceedings of the International Research Symposium on Population Health 2013, 2013-2013, BMC Public Health/ University of Malaya
  • Scientific Committe member, 1st Asia Pacific Clinical Epidemiology and Evidence Based Medicine Conference, 2011-2011, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine
  • Scientific Reviewer for Malaysian Journal of Public Health Medicine, 2010-2010, Editorial Board, Malaysian Journal of Public Health Medicine
  • Scientific reviewer for the BMC Health Service Research Journal, 2010-2010, Bio Med Central Editorial Team
  • Scientific Reviewer for the Asia Pacific Journal of Public Health Journal, 2008-2008, Asia Pacific Journal of Public Health
  • 40th Asia Pacific Consortium of Public Health Conference, 2008-2008, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine

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


  • Newton-Ungku Omar Fund, Academy of Science Malaysia (Asm) and Medical Research Council Uk (Mrcuk), 2016, (International)
  • Umsc Fund Ca.R.E Award: Training On Interdisciplinary Approaches On Behavioral Health and Behavioral Interventions, University Malaya Medical Center, 2016, (University)
  • Travel Award to Attend The "Global Mental Health Summer School 2016" At The University of Heidelberg, Institute of Public Health, University of Heidelberg, 2016, (International)
  • Certificate of Excellent Service, University Malaya, 2015, (University)
  • Travel Award to Attend Proposal Writing Workshop On "Cost Effectiveness of Health Care Interventions Under Extreme Uncertainty in Developing Countries" in Greifswald University, Germany, German Research Foundation (Dfg), 2015, (International)
  • Excellence Service Award (Sijil Perkhidmatan Cemerlang), University of Malaya, 2015, (University)
  • Travel Award to Attend 2015 Third International Conference On Health Literacy and Healthcare Efficiency Conference. November 9-11, 2015. Tainan, Taiwan", Asia Health Literacy Association, 2015, (International)
  • Umcares Certificate of Excellence Award 2014, University of Malaya, 2014, (University)
  • Uk-Southeast Asia Partners in Science Collaboration Awards, British High Commission Singapore, 2013, (International)

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


INVITED SPEAKER
  • Health care financing in Malaysia: Issues and challanges, Queen s University of Belfast (QUB) and University of Malaya (UM) Public Health Research Collaboration Research Symposium , 2010-06-24 to 2010-06-24, Queen\'s University of Belfast, (International)
  • PARTNER : Participatory Action Research Through Negotiation and Empowerment of Residents Project., Innovation for Inclusive Development (IID) Knowledge Sharing Session on Approaches in Participatory Research, 2013-07-17 to 2013-07-17, University of Malaya, (National)
  • Health Literacy in Malaysia, First International Conference on Health Literacy and Better Health Care: EU and Asia, 2013-11-20 to 2013-11-22, Taipei Medical University, (International)
  • Community Engagement Sharing: Improving Health Status of Low income Urban Community. , Community Engagement Workshop. , 2013-11-27 to 2013-11-27, University of Malaya, (University)
  • Return to work among cancer survivors , Regional Return to Work Conference 2014: Economic Empowerment & Societal Reintegration. , 2014-06-24 to 2014-06-25, PERKESO, (International)
  • VARIATIONS IN AWARENESS, ATTITUDES TOWARDS AND BELIEFS ABOUT CANCER IN THE GENERAL POPULATION OF SOUTH, SOUTH EAST AND EAST ASIAN COUNTRIES, Global Health Literacy Forum, 2015-05-20 to 2015-05-21, Asia Health Literacy Association, (International)
  • Financial risk protection: Implication for achieving universal health coverage in low and middle income countries, Good Governance in Public Health, 2016-02-16 to 2016-02-20, Institute of Public Health, University of Heidelberg and German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), (International)
  • Financial Difficulty and Catastrophic Health Expenditure for Colorectal Cancer Treatment, 2016 Kyoto Global Conference for Rising Public Health Researchers "Universal Health Coverage and Health Economics", 2016-12-14 to 2016-12-15, Kyoto University School of Public Health, (International)
PRESENTER
  • Correlate of body composition indices and the predicted risk of cardiovascular disease among urban dwellers in Kuala Lumpur, 3rd Asian Population Association conference, 2015-07-27 to 2015-07-30, University of Malaya, APA and LPPKN, (International)
  • Feasibility of self-sampling for HPV-DNA testing among Malaysian women, The 47th Asia Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health conference, 2015-10-21 to 2015-10-23, Universitas Indonesia, (International)
  • Determinants of household catastrophic health expenditure: A global perspective for universal health care, APRU Global Health Workshop, 2015-10-30 to 2015-11-01, Association of Pacific Rim University, (International)
  • Cost and financial hardship for colorectal cancer treatment: Can cancer health literacy be a potential for health care efficiency?, 2015 Third International Conference on Health Literacy and Healthcare Efficiency. November 9-11, 2015. Tainan, Taiwan, 2015-11-09 to 2015-11-11, Asia Health Literacy Association, (International)
PLEANARY/KEYNOTE SPEAKER
  • Knowledge of HIV/AIDS and it's association with sexual risk behaviour among low income adults in Kuala Lumpur, The fourth international health literacy conference, 2016-11-07 to 2016-11-09, Haiphong University of Medicine and Pharmacy and Asia Health Literacy Association, (International)
  • CVD risk among low income urban population & a life style intervention: Experiences from the PARTNER project, ASEAN University Network Symposium: Health promotion towards healthy life style, 2016-11-18 to 2016-11-18, AUN (Health promotion), (National)
ORAL
  • Estimationof household indirect cost and its determinants by using three validation methods, 40th Asia Pacific Academic Consortium of Public Health, 2008-12-01 to  
  • Factors associated with success or failure from the quit smoking attempts., 41th Asia Pacific Academic Consortium of Public Health. , 2009-12-03 to 2009-12-06, Asia Pacific Academic Consortium of Public Health
  • Estimation of cost of quit smoking attempts: A study from Tanglin quit smoking clinic in Kuala Lumpur, The 42nd Asia Pacific Academic Consortium of Public Health, 2010-11-24 to 2010-11-27, (International)
  • Awareness of warning signs and symptoms of cancer and anticipated delay in help seeking, 45th Asia Pacific Academic Consortium of Public Health Conference 2013 , 2013-10-25 to 2013-10-27, Wuhan University, (International)
  • Health Literacy among Low Income Urban Residents, Second Asia Health Literacy and Health Promotion Conference, 2014-10-06 to 2014-10-08, Asia Health Literacy Association, (International)
POSTER
  • Smoking behavior among rural residents in Pahang State, Peninsular Malaysia. Poster presentation. , 2nd International Conference on Rural Medicine., 2009-11-23 to 2009-11-25, University Malaysia Sabah, (International)
  • Five years post tsunami situation of the affected communities in Malaysia, 42th Asia Pacific Academic Consortium of Public Health Conference. , 2010-11-24 to 2010-11-27, (International)
  • Upcoming Enhancement for cervical cancer screening program in Malaysia: A qualitative study, 42nd Asia Pacific Academic Consortium of Public Health Conference, 2010-11-24 to 2010-11-27, (International)
  • Comparing Income Inequalities in Healthcare Utilization in Low Income Community in Suburban Kuala Lumpur and Malaysia , Health Service Research and Policy Conference, 2014-07-01 to 2014-07-03, Bio Med Central, (International)
  • Prediction of cardiovascular disease risk among urban dwellers in metropolitan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia , 46th Asia Pacific Academic Consortium of Public Health conference., 2014-10-17 to 2014-10-19, Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Malaya, (International)
EVENT ORGANISER
  • 1) Introduction on CePH research initiatives to improve population health by using multidimensional approach 2) Income inequalities in health care utilization in low income community in suburban Kuala Lumpur 3) Prediction of Cardio Vascular Disease risk among urban residents in metropolitan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 4) Factors associated with return to work of breast cancer survivors: a systematic review, International Research Symposium on Population Health 2013, 2013-11-18 to 2013-11-22, Centre for Population Health, (International)

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


  • Medical examination and wellness screening for tsunami affected communities (136 participants) from Tanjong Bungah village (Penang) and Taman Permatang Katong, Kuala Muda (Kedah), (Community), 17/05/2010 until 26/05/2010

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


  • Economic Recovery and Disaster (Tsunami) Prepardness Questionnarie, COPYRIGHT, UM.TNC2/UMCIC/628/356,  , (UNIVERSITY)

SUPERVISION


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

Ongoing
  • Masters Degree, Dr Razatul Shima Binti Abdul Razak, in progress, 2010/2011
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Dr Chow Sze Loon, Utilization of various supportive programmes after diagnosis among colorectal cancer patients in Kuala Lumpur, 2010/2011
  • Masters Degree, Ms Sareh Dashti, in progress, 2010/2011
  • Masters Degree, Mr Prabakaran Subramaniam, in progress, 2010/2011
  • Masters Degree, Dr Ahmed Abdullahi Jama Liban, in progress, 2010/2011
  • Masters Degree, Dr Mazliza Binti Ramly, in progress, 2010/2011
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Dr Mohammad Idris Bin Zamhuri, The impact of early disability management among injured workers: A randomized controlled trial, 2010/2011
  • Masters Degree, Ms Nada Ab Mansour Hweissa, in progress, 2009/2010
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Dr Mohd Harriszamani Bin Abu Baker, Career Advancement and Internal Brain Drain Among Medical Officer in Malaysia, 2009/2010
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Dr Noraliza Binti Zabari, Effectiveness of school based weight management programme in overweight adolescents: A quasi experimental study, 2009/2010
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Dr Fauziah Binti Abdulla, A cervical call-recall system to increase attendance at screening for cervical cancer among non-compliance female school teachers in Kuala Lumpur: A community trial study, 2009/2010

Completed
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Dr Balachandar A/l S. Sayapathi, The effectiveness of applying different permissible exposure limits in preserving hearing threshold level among automobile industry workers: An intervention study, 2010/2011
  • Masters Degree, Dr Preeti Wasudev, Risk factors associated with overweight and obesity among children and adolescents in a city of Chandigarh, 2009/2010
  • Masters Degree, Dr Aliyu Abdulrasheed, Magnesium Sulphate For Preventing Disease Progression In Pregnant Women With Mild Preeclampsia in Nigeria: A Randomized Controlled Trial, 2009/2010
  • Masters Degree, Mr Yakubu Indaba, Assessment of Knowledge, Attitude and behavior on the determinants of HIV transmission among senior secondary school students in Mubi, Nigeria, 2008/2009
  • Masters Degree, Dr Selvamalar A/p Selvarajan, Low back pain and back care awareness among nurses at Hospital Tengku Ampuan Rahimah Klang, 2008/2009
  • Masters Degree, Mr Ashraf Ali Mohammed Zabara, Willingness to pay for HPV vaccine and factors influential for it, 2008/2009
  • Masters Degree, Ms Alotaibi Amani Awwadh F, Prevalence of Dengue infection and associated risk factors among residents of Jeddah-Saudi Arabia, 2008/2009
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Dr Ali K Abbas, Customer satisfaction on quality of private hospital in Sanat\'a, Yemen, 2008/2009
  • Masters Degree, Dr Karam W Shaker, Obesity and overweight: Knowledge, attitude and practice of medical practitioners in Baghdad, Iraq, 2008/2009

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


POST GRADUATE
  • HEALTH ECONOMICS, 2016/2017(1), 24, 6
  • Law and Health, 2016/2017(1), 19, 21
  • QUALITY IN HEALTH, 2015/2016(2), 7, 22
  • Law and Health, 2015/2016(1), 16, 21
  • HEALTH ECONOMICS, 2015/2016(2), 24, 6
  • Law and Health, 2009/2010, 13, 21
  • QUALITY IN HEALTH, 2009/2010, 7, 15
  • HEALTH ECONOMICS, 2009/2010, 6, 18
  • MANAGEMENT IN HEALTH, 2009/2010, 37, 6
  • Quality Management in Health Care (Short course), 2008/2009, 31, 13.5
FIRST DEGREE
  • Quality and Performance Appraisal (3PMGT), 2009/2010, 200, 1
  • Organization and Management of Health Services (OMHS), 2009/2010, 23, 75
  • Community Residency Programme, 2009/2010, 40, 262
  • Problem Based Learning, 2009/2010, 10, 6
  • Community Family Case Study, 2008/2009, 20, 8