Curriculum Vitae

PERSONAL DETAILS

DATO' PROF. DR. ZAINAL ARIFF BIN ABDUL RAHMAN

  • Honorary Professor

  • Department of Oro-Maxillofacial Surgical & Medical Sciences
    Faculty of Dentistry
  •    +603-79674807
  •   zainalr@um.edu.my

ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role),(Level),(Duration)
  • Dean, UNIVERSITI MALAYA, 01/07/2019 to 31/07/2019
  • Dean, UNIVERSITI MALAYA, 01/07/2017 to 30/06/2019
  • Members of promotion Board for Professors, University Malaya, 21/12/2015 to 20/12/2018
  • Dean, UNIVERSITI MALAYA, 01/07/2015 to 30/06/2017
  • Associate Research Fellow, University Malaya, 07/09/2016 to present
  • Head, UNIVERSITI MALAYA, 01/01/2015 to 31/12/2015
  • Dean, UNIVERSITI MALAYA, 01/07/2014 to 30/06/2015
  • Head, UNIVERSITI MALAYA, 02/01/2014 to 31/12/2014
  • Deputy Dean, UNIVERSITI MALAYA, 01/07/2011 to 28/02/2014
  • Pengerusi Jawatankuasa Kurikulum Fakulti untuk Ijazah Tinggi, Faculty, 01/04/2012 to 31/03/2013
  • Chairman of Postgraduate Committee, Faculty, 01/07/2012 to 30/06/2012
  • Lecturers Selection Committee, Faculty, 01/01/2012 to 31/12/2012
  • Head of Department, Faculty, 01/09/2009 to 30/06/2012
  • Head of Department, UNIVERSITI MALAYA, 01/09/2009 to 30/06/2011
  • Head of Department, UNIVERSITI MALAYA, 01/09/2008 to 31/08/2009
  • Head of Department, UNIVERSITI MALAYA, 03/03/2008 to 31/08/2008
  • Head of Department, Faculty,   to  
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification),(Field),(Institution),(Year)
  • FDSRCS(Eng), ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY, ROYAL COLLEGE OF SURGEONS, ENGLAND
  • FFDRCSI, ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY, ROYAL COLLEGE OF SURGEONS OF IRELAND
  • MSc (Oral Surgery), ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY, EASTMAN DENTAL INSTITUTE, LONDON
  • BDS, DENTISTRY, UNIVERSITY OF DHAKA (BANGLADESH)
MEMBERSHIPS
(Organisation),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
  • Royal college of Surgeons of England, Fellow, Since 1999 (International)
  • Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Fellowship, Since 1995 (International)
  • Malaysian Association of Oral and maxillofacial Surgeons, Life Member, Since 2007 (University)
  • Malaysian Qualification Agency, Board Member, 2017 to 2019 (National)
  • Jawatan Kuasa Tetap Akreditasi Pergigian, Majlis Pergigian Malaysia, Committee, 2014 to 2019 (University)
  • Malaysian Qualification Agensi, Chairperson, Panel of Evaluators, 2018 to 2018 (National)
SPECIALIZATION
(Area)
Area of Expertise
  • Oral Cancer (Oral squamous cell carcinoma)
  • Craniofacial Deformity and Reconstruction
  • Cleft Lip and Palate
  • Research Interest
  • Computer aided craniofacial reconstruction
  • Efficacy of COX2 Inhibitors
  • Molecular basis, aetiology and psycho-social aspect of cleft lip and palate deformity
  • Oral Cancer in Malaysia; Risk Factors, Prognostic Markers, Gene Expression and Impact on Quality of Life
  • Residual problems of maxillofacial injuries
  • TEACHING
    (Course Title),(Level of Study),(Institution),(Academic Session)
    Teaching
  • DCGB6180 - Master of Clinical Dentistry ( Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery), Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2017/2018)
  • DSED5101 - Oral Maxillofacial & Surgery, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2011/2012)
  • DIA2003 - First Year Bachelor of Dental Surgery, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2017/2018)
  • DIA3009 - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery I, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2017/2018)
  • DIA2002 - Second Year Bachelor of Dental Surgery, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2018/2019)
  • DIA4009 - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery I, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2018/2019)
  • DCGB6180 - Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2018/2019)
  • DSED5101 - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2018/2019)
  • DXGW6102 - General Dentistry, Post Graduate, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2018/2019)
  • DIA 1001 - First Year Bachelor of Dental Surgery, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2018/2019)
  • DIA3009 - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery I, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2018/2019)
  • PUBLICATIONS
    (Title of publication in APA style)
    Refereed Journals
    2018
    • Chai SJ, Fong SCY, Gan CP, Pua KC, Lim PVH, Lau SH, Zain RB5, Abraham T7, Ismail SM, Abdul Rahman ZA, Ponniah S, Patel V, Cheong SC1, Lim KP1. In vitro evaluation of dual-antigenic PV1 peptide vaccine in head and neck cancer patients.Hum Vaccin Immunother. 2018 Sep 7:1-12. doi: 10.1080/21645515.2018.1520584. [Epub ahead of print] (WoS)
    • Zainal NS, Gan CP, Lau BF, Yee PS, Tiong KH, Abdul Rahman ZA, Patel V, Cheong SC. Zerumbone targets the CXCR4-RhoA and PI3K-mTOR signaling axis to reduce motility and proliferation of oral cancer cells. Phytomedicine. 2018 Jan 15;39:33-41. doi: 10.1016/j.phymed.2017.12.011. Epub 2017 Dec 9. (WoS)
    2017
    • Hariri, F., Azmi, M.N., Bahuri, N.F., Abdullah, N.A., Rahman, Z.A., Ganesan, D. (2017). Crouzon syndrome: a case series of craniomaxillofacial distraction osteogenesis for functional rehabilitation. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 76(3), 646.e1-646.e12. (WoS)
    • Vincent-Chong, VK., Salahshourifar, I., Woo, KM., Anwar, A., Razali, R., Gudimella, R., Rahman, ZA., Ismail, SM., Kallarakkal, TG., Ramanathan, A., Wan Mustafa, WM., Abraham MT, Tay, KK., Zain, RB,. (2017 Apr). Genome wide profiling in oral squamous cell carcinoma identifies a four genetic marker signature of prognostic significance. PLoS One. 6;12(4):e0174865. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0174865. eCollection 2017. PubMed PMID: 28384287; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5383235. (WoS)
    • Kazakydasan S, Rahman ZA, Ismail SM, Abraham MT, Kallarakkal TG. Prognostic significance of VEGF-C in predicting micrometastasis and isolated tumour cells in N0 oral squamous cell carcinoma. J Oral Pathol Med. 2017 Mar;46(3):194-200. doi: 10.1111/jop.12476. Epub 2016 Jul 15. PubMed PMID: 27417330. [Q2-2.043] (WoS)
    2016
    • Hidayatullah Fadlullah, M., Chiang, I., Dionne, K., Yee, P., Gan, C., Sam, K., Tiong, K., Wen Ng, A., Martin, D., Lim, K., Kallarakkal, T., Wan Mustafa, W., Lau, S., Abraham, M., Zain, R., Abdul Rahman, Z., Molinolo, A., Patel, V., Gutkind, J., Tan, A., & Cheong, S. 2016. Genetically-defined novel oral squamous cell carcinoma cell lines for the development of molecular therapies. Oncotarget, 7(19), 27802-27818 (WoS)
    • 3.Kerishnan JP, Gopinath SCB, Kai SB, Tang TH, Ng HLC, Rahman ZAA, Hashim U, Chen Y. Detection of Human Papillomavirus 16-Specific IgG and IgM Antibodies in Patient Sera: A Potential Indicator of Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma Risk Factor. International Journal of Medical Sciences, 2016; 13(6):424-431. doi:10.7150/ijms.14475. (WoS)
    • 4.Kazakydasan S, Rahman ZA, Ismail SM, Abraham MT, Kallarakkal TG. Prognostic significance of VEGF-C in predicting micrometastasis and isolated tumour cells in N0 oral squamous cell carcinoma. J Oral Pathol Med. 2016 Jul 15. doi: 10.1111/jop.12476. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 27417330. (WoS)
    • Kerishnan, J. P., Mohammad, S., Alias, M. S., Mu, A. K. W., Vaithilingam, R. D., Baharuddin, N. A., ... & Chen, Y. (2016). Identification of biomarkers for periodontal disease using the immunoproteomics approach. PeerJ, 4, e2327. (WoS)
    • Hariri F, Cheung LK, Rahman ZA, Mathaneswaran V, Ganesan D. (2016). Monobloc Le Fort III Distraction Osteogenesis for Correction of Severe Fronto-orbital and Midface Hypoplasia in Pediatric Crouzon Syndrome. Cleft Palate Craniofac J, 53(1),118-25. (WoS)
    2015
    • Auzair LB, Vincent-Chong VK, Ghani WM, Kallarakkal TG, Ramanathan A, Lee CE, Rahman ZA, Ismail SM, Abraham MT, Zain RB. Caveolin 1 (Cav-1) and actin-related protein 2/3 complex, subunit 1B (ARPC1B) expressions as prognostic indicators for oral squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC). Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2015 Jul 3. (WoS)
    • Lee CE, Vincent-Chong VK, Ramanathan A, Kallarakkal TG, Karen-Ng LP, Ghani WM, Rahman ZA, Ismail SM, Abraham MT, Tay KK, Mustafa WM, Cheong SC, Zain RB. Collagen Triple Helix Repeat Containing-1 (CTHRC1) Expression in Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma (OSCC): Prognostic Value and Clinico- Pathological Implications. Int J Med Sci. 2015 Nov 1;12(12):937-45. (WoS)
    • Hariri F, Rahman ZA, Mahdah S, Mathaneswaran V, Ganesan D. A Novel Technique Using Customized Headgear for Fixation of Rigid External Distraction Device in an Infant With Crouzon Syndrome. J Craniofac Surg. 2015 Nov;26(8):e740-4. (WoS)
    • Narayanan V, Narayanan P, Rajagopalan R, Karuppiah R, Rahman ZA, Wormald PJ, Van Hasselt CA, Waran V. Endoscopic skull base training using 3D printed models with pre-existing pathology. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2015 Mar;272(3):753-7. doi: 10.1007/s00405-014-3300-3. Epub 2014 Oct 8. PubMed PMID: 25294050. (WoS)
    • Salahshourifar I, Vincent-Chong VK, Chang HY, Ser HL, Ramanathan A, Kallarakkal TG, Rahman ZA, Ismail SM, Prepageran N, Mustafa WM, Abraham MT, Tay KK, Zain RB. Downregulation of CRNN gene and genomic instability at 1q21.3 in oral squamous cell carcinoma. Clin Oral Investig. 2015 Dec;19(9):2273-83. doi: 10.1007/s00784-015-1467-7. Epub 2015 Apr 8. PubMed PMID: 25846277. (WoS)
    • Waran V, Narayanan V, Karuppiah R, Thambynayagam HC, Muthusamy KA, Rahman ZA, Kirollos RW. Neurosurgical endoscopic training via a realistic 3-dimensional model with pathology. Simul Healthc. 2015 Feb;10(1):43-8. doi: 10.1097/SIH.0000000000000060. PubMed PMID: 25514588. (WoS)
    • Hariri F, Cheung LK, Rahman ZA, Ramasamy SN, Ganesan D. (2015). A rare orbital complication of eye exodeviation with limited abduction during monobloc Le Fort III distraction osteogenesis. Cleft Palate Craniofac J, 52(4),489-93. (WoS)
    2014
    • Siow M, Karen Ng L, Vincent Chong V, Jamaludin M, Abraham M, Rahman ZAA, Kallarakkal T, Yang YH, Cheong S, Zain R. Dysregulation of miR-31 and miR-375 expression is associated with clinical outcomes in oral carcinoma. Oral Dis. 2014 May;20(4):345-51. (WoS)
    • Lim KP, Chun NA, Gan CP, Teo SH, Rahman ZAA, Abraham MT, Zain RB, Ponniah S, Cheong SC. Identification of immunogenic MAGED4B peptides for vaccine development in oral cancer immunotherapy. Hum Vaccin Immunother. 2014 Jul 7;10(11). (WoS)
    • Othman SA, et al. 2014. Three-dimensional quantitative evaluation of facial morphology in adults with unilateral cleft lip and palate, and patients without clefts. Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 52(3) : 208 213. (WoS)
    • Vincent-Chong VK, Salahshourifar I, Karen-Ng LP, Siow MY, Kallarakkal TG, Ramanathan A, Yang YH, Khor GH, Rahman ZAA, Ismail SM, Prepageran N, Wan Mustafa WM, Abraham MT, Tay KK, Cheong SC, Zain RB. Overexpression of MMP13 Is Associated with Clinical Outcomes and Poor Prognosis in Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma. ScientificWorldJournal. 2014;2014:897523. (WoS)
    • Hariri F, Cheung LK, Rahman ZA, Ramasamy SN, Ganesan D. A rare orbital complication of eye exodeviation with limited abduction during monobloc Le Fort III distraction osteogenesis. Cleft Palate Craniofac J. 2014 (WoS)
    • 38.Waran V, Narayanan V, Karuppiah R, Pancharatnam D, Chandran H, Raman R, Rahman ZA, Owen SL, Aziz TZ. Injecting realism in surgical training- initial simulation experience with custom 3D models. J Surg Educ. 2014 Mar-Apr;71(2):193-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jsurg.2013.08.010. Epub 2013 Nov 22. (WoS)
    • 39.Narayanan V, Narayanan P, Rajagopalan R, Karuppiah R, Rahman ZA, Wormald PJ, Van Hasselt CA, Waran V. Endoscopic skull base training using 3D printed models with pre-existing pathology. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2014 Oct 8. [Epub ahead of print] (WoS)
    • Yong ZW, Zaini ZM, Kallarakkal TG, Karen-Ng LP, Rahman ZAA, Ismail SM, Sharifah NA, Mustafa WM, Abraham MT, Tay KK, Zain RB. Genetic alterations of chromosome 8 genes in oral cancer. Sci Rep. 2014 Aug 15;4:6073. (WoS)
    • Gan CP, Patel V, Mikelis CM, Zain RB, Molinolo AA, Abraham MT, Teo SH, Rahman ZAA, Gutkind JS, Cheong SC. Heterotrimeric G-protein alpha-12 (G 12) subunit promotes oral cancer metastasis. Oncotarget. 2014 Sep 12. (WoS)
    • Vimmitra A, Razak IA, Thurairajah N, Ghani WM, Ching HN, Yang YH, Peng KN, Rahman ZAA, Mustafa WM, Abraham MT, Kiong TK, Mun YK, Jalil N, Zain RB. High Serum Level of Retinol and -Tocopherol Affords Protection Against Oral Cancer in a Multiethnic Population. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2014;15(19):8183-9. (SCOPUS)
    2013
    • Vincent-Chong VK, Anwar A, Karen-Ng LP, Cheong SC, Yang YH, Pradeep PJ, Rahman ZA, Ismail SM, Zaini ZM, Prepagaran N, Kallarakkal TG, Ramanathan A, Mohayadi NA, Rosli NS, Mustafa WM, Abraham MT, Tay KK, Zain RB. Genome wide analysis of chromosomal alterations in oral squamous cell carcinomas revealed over expression of MGAM and ADAM9. PLoS One. 2013;8(2)e54705. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0054705. (WoS)
    • Zanaruddin SN, Yee PS, Hor SY, Kong YH, Ghani WM, Mustafa WM, Zain RB, Pirnme SS, Rahman ZA, Cheong SC.Common oncogenic mutations are frequent in oral squamous cell carcinoma of asians origin. PLoS One. 2013 Nov4;8(11):e80229 (WoS)
    • Siow MY, Karen-Ng LP, Vincent-Chong VK, Marhazlinda J, Abraham MT, Rahman ZA, Kallarakkal TG, Yang YH, Cheong SC, Zain RB. Dysregulation of miR-31 and miR-375 expression is associated with clinical outcomes in oral carcinoma. (WoS)
    2012
    • V.Waran, Roshini menon,devaraj P The creation and verification of cranial models using 3D rapid prototyping technology in field of trans-nasal sphenoid endoscopy (WoS)
    • Saleh A, Yang YH, Wan Abd Ghani WM, Abdullah N Doss JG, Navonil R, Abdul Rahman ZA, Ismail SM, talib NA, Zain RB, Cheong SC.Promoting oral cancer awareness and early detection using a mass media approach. Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Pre v. 2012;13(4): 1217-2 (SCOPUS)
    • Vui King Vincent-Chong, Siti Mazlipah Ismail, Zainal Ariff Abdul Rahman, Noor Akmal Sharifah, Thomas George Kallarakkal, Arif Anwar, Lee Peng Karen-Ng, Padmaja Jayaprasad Pradeep, Anand Ramanathan, Wan Mahadzir Wan Mustafa, Mannil Thomas Abraham, Keng Kiong Tay, Rosnah Binti Zain. Genome wide analysis of oral squamous cell carcinomas revealed over expression of ISG15, Nestin and WNT11. Oral Dis. 2011 Dec 21. doi: 10.1111/j.1601- 0825.2011.01894.x. [Epub ahead of print] (WoS)
    • Vicknes Waran, R Raman, Alwin Kumar Rathinam, Tan Su Tung, Yuwaraj Kumar Balakrishnan, P Devaraj,T Hari Chandran, Kalai Arasu Muthusamy, Z A A Rahman.2012.Three-dimensional anatomical accuracy of cranial models created by rapid prototyping techniques validated using a neuronavigation station.Journal of Clinical Neuroscience 19(4):574-7. (WoS)
    • NKin Kit Sam a, Chai Phei Gan a, Pei San Yee a, Chan Eng Chong a, Kue Peng Lim a, Lee Peng Karen-Ng b, Wei Sern Chang c, Sheila Nathan c, Zainal Ariff Abdul Rahman d, Siti Mazlipah Ismail d, Sok Ching Cheong.Novel MDM2 splice variants identified from oral squamous cell carcinoma.Oral Oncology 48 (2012) 1128 1135 (WoS)
    • Sharifah Nurain Syed Zanaruddin, Pei San Yee, Seen Yii Hor, Yink Heay Kong, Wan Maria Nabillah Wan Abd Ghani, Wan Mahadzir Wan Mustafa, Rosnah Binti Zain, Zainal Ariff Abd Rahman, Sok Ching Cheong. 2012. High- Throughput Mutational Profiling of Signaling Molecules in Oral Cancer. Oral Oncology - under review (WoS)
    • 47.Vimmitra Athirajan, Wan Maria Nabillah Ghani, Ishak Abdul, Raja Latifah Raja Jalaludin, Siti Mazlipah Ismail, Atiya Abdul Salam, Anita Zarina, Zainal Ariff Abdul Rahman, Adam Hussien, Norain Talib, Cheong Sok Ching, Amin Jallaludin. An oral cancer biobank initiative: a platform for multidisciplinary research in a developing country. Cell and Tissue Bank.2012 Feb 29. (WoS)
    • 51.Helen-Ng LC, Razak IA, Ghani WM, Marhazlinda J, Norain AT, Raja Jallaludin RL, Rahman ZA, Abdullah N, Zain RB. Dietary pattern and oral cancer risk- a factor analysis study. Community Dent Oral Epidemiol. 2012 Jun 9 (WoS/SCOPUS)
    2009
    • Rahman ZAA, Cheong SC, Zain RB. Proteomics and genomics in oral cancer: surfing the nucleotide. Int. J Oral Maxillofac Surg.2009, vol38(5):423.(abstract) (WoS/SCOPUS)
    2008
    • RAHMAN R, AHMAD A, RAHMAN ZAA, MOKHTAR K, NIK AHMAD NL, ALWI Z, SAMSUDIN AR. TRANSFORMING GROWTH FACTOR-ALPHA AND NONSYNDROMIC CLEFT LIP WITH OR WITHOUT PALATE AND CLEFT PALATE ONLY IN KELANTAN, MALAYSIA. CLEFT PALATE CRANIOFAC J. 2008 NOV;45(6):583-6 (WoS/SCOPUS)
    2007
    • Zain RB, Hamid S, Gan CP, Ismail SM, Mustafa WMW, Rahman ZAA, Teo SH, Cheong SC, Saunders N. Valproic acid induces cell death and growth inhibition in oral cancer cell lines.Oral Oncology. vol 1 Issue 1.May 2007.p196 (WoS)
    • Jailani MA, Rahman ZAA. Survival of surgically-treated patients with squamous cell carcinoma of buccal mucosa. Asian Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 2007;19:34-7 (SCOPUS)
    2005
    • Rahman, Z. A. A., Hassan, H., & Bunyarit, S. (2005). Bacteriology of orofacial infection. Asian Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, 17(3), 168-172. (SCOPUS)
    Mass Media(Newspaper,Radio,TV,Popular Magazine)
    2007
    • Profesor Dr. Zainal Ariff Abdul Rahman. Oral Cancer. Berita Minggu. 24th. November 2007 (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    Extended Abstract
    2008
    • Abdul rahim NIH, Ismail SM, Rahman ZAA. A rapidly growing lesion, puzzling diagnosis. Malaysian Journal of Oral and maxillofacial Surgery,2008, Vol 6,No.1:P39 (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    2007
    • 25.Rahman ZA, Jalil N, Ismail R, Tay KK, Yuen KM, Ghani WMN, Karen NLP, Mustafa WMW, Abraham MT, Samsudin AR, Abdullah N, Razak IA, Raja Latifah RJ, Prepageran N, Ismail SM. An audit of the Malaysian Oral Cancer Database and Tissue Bank System (MOCDTBS)- Survival of patients. Research and innovation expo 2007. 26-28 July 2007, Universiti Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Program and Abstarct Book, pp26 (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    • 27.Abraham MT, Karen NLP, Ghani WMN, Ismail SM, Cheong SC, Zain RB, razak IA, raja Latifah RJ, Rahman ZAA, Hamid S, Mustafa WMW, Prepageran N, Yuen KM, Samsudin AR, Tay KK, jalil N. Genetic polymorphism in oral cancer- correlation with clinicopathologic parameters. 21st. Scientific Meeting of IADR-South East Asia Division and 18th. Southeast Asia Association for dental education. 6-8th. September 2007, Kuta, Bali, Indonesia. Program and Abstract Book, Abstract no IP-063; pp 115 (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    • 28.Mustafa WMW, Ghani WMN, Karen NLP, Rahman ZAA, Abraham MT, Zain RB, razak IA, raja latifah RJ, Samsudin AR, Tay KK, Jalil N, Yuen KM, Ismail SM, Prepageran N, Bustam AZ, Abdullah N, ismail R. Survival of oral cancer patients in Malaysia- a multi centre audit. 21st. Scientific Meeting of IADR-South East Asia Division and 18th. Southeast Asia Association for dental education. 6-8th. September 2007, Kuta, Bali, Indonesia. Program and Abstract Book, Abstract no IP 101; pp134 (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    2006
    • Rahman ZAA.Residual problems in maxillofacial injuries. Asian Congress of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. Hong Kong November 2006.
    • 23.Ismail S, Zain RB, Kipli NP, Abraham MT, Ismail SM, Rahman ZAA, Prepagaran N, Jallaludin A. Histopathologic findings and assessment of cervical lymph node metastasis in oral squamous cell carcinoma of Malaysian patients. 13th. International Congress on Oral Pathology and Medicine. 21st-25th.June 2006, Hilton Brisbane, Australia (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    • Rahman ZAA. Stereolithography in maxillofacial trauma reconsruction. AGM & ASM of College of Surgeons, Academy of Medicine Malaysia. 23rd. to 25th. June 2006. Melaka, Malaysia. (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    • Rahman ZAA. Terminally Ill Oral cancer Patient: Consideration in End of Life Care. Human Side of Oral cancer: Understanding & Sharing Concern on Oral Health Related Quality of Life. 23rd. May 2006. Kuala Lumpur (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    Others
    2005
    • ISMAIL SM, MAHMUD A, RAHMAN ZAA. VIRTUAL RECONSTRUCTION OF A MANDIBLE- 3 DIMENSIONAL PRE-OPERATIVE MODELS FOR RECONSTRUCTION WITH A VASCULARISED FIBULA GRAFT 2005 -
    • R. B. ZAIN, ZAA RAHMAN, R. J. RAJA LATIFAH, I.A. RAZAK, S. M. ISMAIL, A.R. SAMSUDDIN, S.A. ATIYA, B.Y. HASHIM, A. JALLALUDIN, W.M. NASIR, S.C. CHEONG, A. Z. BUSTAM, W.M.W. MAHADZIR, J. NORMA, K.K. TAY, K.M. YUEN ORAL CANCER AND PRECANCER RESEARCH IN MALAYSIA THE DATABASE AND TISSUE RESOURCE BANK. ORAL ONCOLOGY 1 1 APRIL 2005 -
    • RAHMAN ZAA, HASSAN H, BUNYARIT SS BACTERIOLOGY OF OROFACIAL INFECTION ASIAN JOURNAL OF ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY 2005 17 3 2005 -
    2004
    • RAHMAN ZAA. ALVEOLAR BONE GRAFTING WITHOUT CLOSURE OF ORO-NASAL FISTULA IN CLEFT LIP AND PALATE PATIENT 11 2004 -
    • ZAA RAHMAN, SM ISMAIL, A JALALUDIN BRANCHIAL FISTULA: A CASE REPORT MALAYSIAN JOURNAL OF ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY 3 2004 -
    2003
    • AZIM N, G. RAJAN, SM ISMAIL, ZAA RAHMAN, N PREPAGARAN ACUTE U-UPPER AIRWAY OBSTRUCTION AND SEVERE HYPERTENSION IN AN ELDERLY PATIENT ASEAN JOURNAL OF ANAESTHESIOLOGY 4 1 APRIL 2003 -
    2002
    • N PREPAGARAN, R RAMAN, SM ISMAIL, ZAA RAHMAN. SPONTANEOUS SUBLINGUAL HAEMATOMA AS COMPLICATION OF SEVERE HYPERTENSION: FIRST REPORT OF A CASE. ENT- EAR NOSE AND THROAT JOURNAL 81 8 OGOS 2002 -
    • CY WANG, CL CHIU, KO HAR, C CHAN, ZAA RAHMAN A COMPARATIVE STUDY OF SEVOFLURANE SEDATION WITH NITROUS OXIDE SEDATION FOR DENTAL SURGERY INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY 31 2002 -
    2001
    • RB ZAIN, ZAA RAHMAN, N IKEDA, P SHANMUHASUNTHARAM, H FUKANO, Z ABANG, RA RAMAN, T NAGOA, AR SAMSUDDIN, MN GHAZALI, M YANO, IA RAZAK, H MIYAZAKI, Y ITO ETHNIC DIFFERENCES IN THE BASELINE SERUM MICRONUTRIENTS AND THE PREVALENCE OF ORAL CANCER/PRECANCER IN QUID CHEWERS. ORAL ONCOLOGY. 37(2001)S48 2001 -
    RESEARCH PROJECT
    (Project title),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
    High Impact Research (HIR)
  • Biobanking of Oral Cancers: An Assessment of Survival, Clinicopathological Parameters, Management Strategies Nutrition and Genetic Susceptibility of Patients , Consultant, 2011 - 2016
  • Constructing the cancer progression model:identification of key players in malignant transformation., Principal Investigator(PI), 2011 - 2015
  • Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG)
  • Regulatory T Cell in the Prognosis of Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma, Consultant, 2011 - 2012 (National)
  • High throughput profiling of signalling molecules in oral cancer, Principal Investigator(PI), 2009 - 2012 (National)
  • Technofund
  • Design, development and fabrication of custom made implants for medical application, -Project leader, 2008 - 2010 (National)
  • Computer Aided Craniofacial Surgery, 2008
  • IRPA 06-02-03-0174-PR 0054/05-05; RM 1.3 million. Oral Cancer in Malaysia; Risk Factors, Prognostic Markers, Gene Expression and Impact on Quality of Life., Principal Investigator(PI), 2008
  • ScienceFund
  • Genetic aberrations in oral cancer and its relationship to DNA ploidy and selected clinicopathologic parameters - a molecular cytogenetic analysis. Project Leader - Prof dr zainal Ariff Abdul Rahman , Principal Investigator(PI), 2007 - 2009 (National)
  • SUPERVISION
    Postgraduate Student
    (Title of Thesis),(Name of Candidates),(Institution),(Academic Level)
    Ongoing
    • Development of biometric model of temporomandibular joint for surgical training, Foo Qi Chao, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    Completed
    • Effect of singing on hypernasality in cleft lip and palate patient, Sabrina Peter, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Biocompatibility, osteoinductive and osteoconductive potential of novel titanium bone plating system: An animal study in macaca fascicularis, Sherrie Chong Mei Yee, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • The study of TGF Alpha Taq1 polymorhism in chinese patients with cleft lip and palate, Nor Adilah Harun, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Audit of microvascular free flap in head and neck reconstruction, Mohd. Nazer bin Berahim, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Biocompatibility and stability of novel titanium bone palting system: An animal study, Zakiah Mat Ripen, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY ACTIVITIES
    (Contribution to Society),(Duration),(Level)
    • Visiting Surgeon to Hospital Shah Alam, 25/10/2016 to 25/10/2016
    • Judge for Evaluating Poster Presentation at 11th. Asia-Pacific Congress on Dental and Oral Health, 25/07/2016 to 27/07/2016
    • Perlantikan sebagai Kolonel Bersekutu Angkatan Pertahanan Awam Malaysia, 01/07/2016 to 30/06/2021
    • Program Khidmat Kasih Sumbing Bibir, 23/05/2016 to 25/05/2016
    • Competition Judge at 17th Dental Students Scientific Conference, 02/03/2016 to 03/03/2016
    • Program 3D Printing di Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Perempuan Bandaraya, 28/10/2015 to 28/10/2015
    • Invited speaker at Asian Congresss of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, 22/08/2014 to 24/08/2014
    • Volunteer for MERCY Malaysia cleft lip and palate surgery mission to Myanmar, 05/11/2013 to 09/11/2013
    • TV Alhijrah-Khidmat Syariah. Ceramah mengenai Sindrom Crouzon untuk kutipan dana bagi tabung pesakit., 21/12/2012 to 21/12/2012
    • Ceramah midface bone fracture kepada kakitangan perkhidmatan pergigian Pulai Pinang, 19/11/2011 to 19/11/2011
    • Ceramah Overview of hamangioma & arterivenous malformation in head and neck region kepada Pakar Pergigian Pediatrik Malaysia, 16/11/2011 to 16/11/2011
    • Volunteer. Cleft Lip and Palate Surgery for the Underpriviledge Children in Bangladesh.Organised by MERCY Malaysia., 17/10/2008 to 24/10/2008
    ACADEMIC/PROFESSIONAL SERVICES
    Evaluation Activity
    (Activity),(Duration),(Category)
  • Penang International Dental College, 2016 to 2016 (Final year students professional examination)
  • Part1 Doctor of Clinical Dentistry. University Kebangsaan Malaysia, 2014 to 2014 (Part 1 Doctor of clinical dentistry)
  • External examiner for final BDS professional examination. International Islamic University, 2014 to 2014 (External examiner for final BDS professional exam)
  • Final BDS professional examination. MAHSA University, 2014 to 2014 (Final Professional examination)
  • AWARD AND STEWARDSHIP
    (Name of Award/Stewardship),(Awarding Institution),(Year Awarded),(Type of Award)
    • Anggota Pemikir dan Pemandu, Persatuan Orang Kota Bharu, 2016 (SERVICES)
    • Keynote speaker at 11th. Asia Pacific Congress on Dental and Oral Health, `Conference Series LLC, 2016 (OTHERS)
    • Anugerah Cemerlang Universiti Malaya, University Malaya, 2014 (RESEARCH)
    • Leadership Training for Managers Innovation Award, Dale Carnegie Training, 2014 (OTHERS)
    • Gold medal for Surgical Volumetric Biomodels Of The Human Anatomy (SVBMHA), BIOMALAYSIA AND THE BIOECONOMY ASIA PACIFIC CONFERENCE & EXHIBITON (BIOMALAYSIA 13), 2013 (RESEARCH)
    • Ahli yang Kedua(Dato' Paduka)Darjah Kebesaran Setia Mahkota Kelantan yang Amat Terbilang, Kebawah DYMM Al-Sultan Kelantan, 2012 (SPECIAL)
    • KHIDMAT SETIA 20 AWARD, , 2009 (CERTIFICATE)
    • CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENT SERVICE, University of Malaya, 2008 (CERTIFICATE)
    • Regional Adviser, Royal College of Surgeons of England, 2008 (SPECIAL)
    • EXCELLENCE SERVICE AWARD, University of Malaya, 2007 (CERTIFICATE)
    • CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENT SERVICE, University of Malaya, 2006 (CERTIFICATE)
    • EXCELLENCE SERVICE AWARD, University of Malaya, 2005 (CERTIFICATE)
    • Gold medal at Science and Technology Exhibition, MOSTI, 2005 (RESEARCH)
    • Saintis Cemerlang, MOSTI, 2005 (RESEARCH)
    • Gold medal for innovation in craniofacial reconstruction, Salons International Des Inventions De Geneva, 2005 (RESEARCH)
    • CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENT SERVICE, University of Malaya, 2004 (CERTIFICATE)
    • Best Lecturer, Dental society UM, 2004 (SERVICES)
    • EXCELLENCE SERVICE AWARD, University of Malaya, 2003 (CERTIFICATE)
    • The Most Favourite Lecturer, Dental Society, 2003 (SERVICES)
    • Gold Medal at ITEX Sunway Exhibition. 2003, ITEX, 2003 (RESEARCH)
    CONSULTANCY PROJECT
    (Project title),(Organisation),(Duration),(Role),(Level)
    • Acreditation of UiTM BDS Programme, Malaysian Qualification Agency, 01/12/2018 to 01/12/2018 (National)
    • External Examiner for Final BDS professional Examnation, Penang International Dental College, 01/12/2018 to 01/12/2018 (National)
    • External Examiner for Doctor of Clinical Dentistry, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, 01/01/2016 to 01/01/2016 (National)
    • Industrial Advisor, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, 01/01/2015 to 01/01/2018 (National)
    • Board of Advisor, MAHSA University, 01/01/2016 to 01/01/2016 (National)
    • External examiner for Final examination of master in oral and maxillofacial surgery., Universiti Sains Malaysia, 01/01/2012 to 01/01/2012 (National)
    • External examiner for Master of Science candidate , Universiti Teknology Mara, 01/01/2012 to 01/01/2012 (National)
    • External examiner for Doctor of Philosophy Candidate, Universiti Sains Malaysia, 01/01/2012 to 01/01/2012 (National)
    • Visiting consultant surgeon for AVM cases, Jabatan pergigian Pediatrik Kuala Lumpur, 01/12/2012 to 01/12/2012 (National)
    • Exrenal examiner for BDS programme, Universiti Teknology Mara, 01/12/2012 to 01/12/2013 (National)
    • First surveilance visit to evaluate BDS programme at Melaka Manipal Medical College, Malaysian Qualification Agency, 01/12/2012 to 01/12/2012 (National)
    • Evaluation for Full acreditation of UKM BDS programme, Malaysian Qualification Agency, 01/12/2012 to 01/12/2012 (National)
    • External examiner for year 5 BDS programme in oral and maxillofcial Surgery., Penang International Dental College, 01/12/2012 to 01/12/2012 (National)
    • Regional Adviser to Royal College of Surgeon of England, Royal College of Surgeons of England, 01/04/2009 to 01/04/2011 (International)
    PAPER PRESENTED
    (Title),(Event),(Date Presented),(Organiser),(Level)
    INVITED SPEAKER
  • Management of Orofacial Vascular Lesion: The Malaysian Experience., 23rd. International Conference on Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 2017., 31/03/2017 to 03/04/2017, International Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (International)
  • 3D PRINTING IN CRANIOMAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY, 12th ASIAN CONGRESS ON ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY, 09/11/2016 to 12/11/2016, ASIAN ASSOCIATION OF ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL SURGEONS (International)
  • Orofacial vascular lesion, 9th. International Scientific Meeting, 18/05/2016 to 21/05/2016, Faculty of Dentistry, Hasanuddin University, Makassar , Indonesia. (International)
  • 3D printing in craniomaxillofacial surgery, ACBID 9th. International Congress, 27/05/2015 to 31/05/2015, Turkish Oral and Maxillofacial Society (International)
  • Biomodelling in oromaxillofacial surgery, 35th.APDC Congress , 07/05/2013 to 12/05/2013, Malaysian Dental Association (International)
  • Residual problems of maxillofacial injuries, Management of maxillofacial trauma course, 21/11/2012 to 22/11/2012, Oral Health Division, Selangor Department of Health (National)
  • Genomics and Proteomics in Oral Cancer: Surfing the NucleoTide, 19th. International Conference on Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery., 23/05/2009 to 27/03/2009, International Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (International)
  • PRESENTER
  • Virtual Surgery: The Reality, Inaugral lecture, 15/02/2019 to 15/02/2019, Fakulti pergigian (University)
  • Virtual modelling: A comparison between different internal rigid fixation techniques following BSSO by finite element analysis, 20th.International Conference on oral and maxillofacial surgery , 01/11/2011 to 04/11/2012, International Association of oral and maxillofacial surgery  (International)