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DATIN PROF. DR. ZORIAH BINTI AZIZ

Clinical Pharmacy & Pharmacy Practice
Faculty of Pharmacy
 
  +603-79674909
  +603-79674964
  zoriah@um.edu.my
 Clinical Pharmacy & Pharmacy Practice, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, W.Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
 
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BIBLIOMETRIC DATA


 Total Articles in Publication List  39
 Articles With Citation Data  17
 Sum of the Times Cited   555
 Average Citations per Article   32.65
 h-index   9
 Co-authors   Collaboration Network
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ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification), (Institution).



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


  • Malaysian Pharmaceutical Society, Member, 1983, (National)
  • Adverse Drug Reaction Advisory Committee, Ministry of Health, Secretary, 1993 to 1997, (National)
  • Medication Safety Technical Advisory Committee , Committee Member, 2005 to 2015, (University)
  • Continuous Professional Development (Pharmacy), Committee Member, 2006 to 2016, (University)
  • Evaluation Panel for Pharmacy Program, Malaysia Qualification Agency , Panel Member, 2006 to 2016, (National)
  • Ministry of Health (National Medicine Use Survey), Advisory Board, 2006 to 2016, (National)
  • Cochrane Adverse Effects Methods Group, Member, 2007 to 2016, (International)
  • Pharmacy Board of Malaysia, Board Member, 2009 to 2011, (National)
  • Cochrane Consumer Network Group, Member, 2009 to 2017, (International)
  • Cochrane Wounds Group, Reviewer, 2009 to 2016, (International)
  • National Adverse Drug Reaction Advisory Committee, Advisory Committee, 2013 to 2018, (National)
  • International Society of Pharmacovigilance (ISoP), Member Of The International Committee, 2013 to 2017, (International)
  • Board of Pharmacy Malaysia, Ministry of Health, Technical Committee Ukjk, 2013 to 2016, (National)
  • Pharmacy Board Malaysia, Panel Member, 2013 to 2015, (National)
  • Malaysian Qualifications Agency, Assessment Panel, 2013 to 2017, (National)
  • Ministry of Health, Malaysia, Advisory Committee, 2016 to 2018, (National)
  • Malaysian National Adverse Drug Reaction Advisory Committee, Advisor And Member, 2016 to 2018, (National)
  • Malaysia Competition Commission, MyCC, Committee Of Experts, 2016 to 2017, (National)
  • Development of Subject Matter Experts, Committee Member, 2019 to 2020, (National)
  • Pharmacy Subject Matter Expert, Ministry of Health, Committee Members, 2019 to 2020, (National)

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


  • Head of Department, Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, 01/03/2018 to 31/08/2019
  • Head of Department, Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, 05/01/2018 to 28/02/2018
  • Head of Department, Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, 22/12/2016 to 21/12/2017
  • Head of Department, Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, 01/08/2016 to 09/12/2016
  • Head of Department, Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, 01/08/2014 to 31/07/2016
  • Head of Department, Faculty, 01/08/2018 to 05/01/2020
  • Selection Committee for appointment of lecturers, Faculty of Medicine, Faculty, 01/05/2017 to 30/04/2019 (Advisory matters regarding the hiring of lecturers based on the criteria set by the university )
  • Committee Member University Malaya Specialist Centre Fund, Faculty of Medicine, Faculty, 15/09/2016 to 14/09/2018 (Committee Member)
  • Member of Faculty appeals Committee for Semester System Programme, Faculty, 05/11/2014 to 31/12/2017
  • Committee Member of Postgraduate Degree , Faculty, 01/09/2014 to 31/01/2020
  • Module Coordinator: Biostatistics & Epidemiology, Faculty, 01/09/2014 to 31/01/2020
  • Module Coordinator: Evidence-based Pharmacotherapy , Faculty, 01/09/2014 to 31/12/2017
  • Member of IPTA Pharmacy Deans' Council, University Malaya, 01/08/2014 to 31/12/2016
  • Puspanita Ministry of Energy, Green Technology and Water (Chairperson) , National, 01/08/2014 to 27/05/2017 (PUSPANITA Chair for MInistry of Energy, Green Technology and Water)
  • Member of Medical Ethics Committee, Faculty, 01/08/2014 to 31/12/2018
  • Chairman, Faculty, 01/08/2014 to 31/01/2020 (Curriculum Review for BPharm (Hons) Programme)
  • Interviewer for Students's Intake, University Malaya, 14/03/2014 to 31/12/2017 (Interviewer of short-listed UM academic programme candidates for 2014/2015, 2015/2016, and 2016/2017 admission)
  • Panel of assessors, National, 05/09/2013 to 31/12/2017 (MQA Assessor Panel)
  • Module Coordinator: Evidence-based Pharmacotherapy , Faculty, 01/09/2013 to 31/08/2014
  • Module Coordinator: Statistics for Pharmacy, Faculty, 01/09/2013 to 31/08/2014
  • Module Coordinator: Biostatistics & Epidemiology, Faculty, 01/09/2013 to 31/08/2014

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area).


  • Pharmacovigilance, Adverse Drug Reaction Monitoring
  • Evidence-Based Pharmacotherapy
  • Evidence-Based Herbal Medicines


RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
(Publication).


Chapter in Book

2015
  • Fong AA, Zoriah A, Omar I, Amin AN, Lim CTY, Feisul Idzwan M. Use of Drugs for Cardiovascular Disorders. In Siti Fauziah A, Kamarudin A, Nik Nor Aklima NO (Eds). Malaysian Statistics on Medicines 2009 & 2010, Pharmaceutical Services Division and the Clinical Research Centre, Ministry of Health, pp 50-61. 

2014
  • Aziz Z (2014). Kratom: The Epidemiology, Use and Abuse, Addiction, And legal Status pp 309-320 . In Raffa RB (Ed). Kratom and Other Mitragynine. The Chemistry And Pharmacology of Opioids from a Non-Opium Source. Philadelphia, CRC Press Taylors & Francis 

2013
  • Omar I, Zoriah A, Fong YYA, Nusaibah AR, Feisul Idzwan M 2013. Use of drug for cardiovascular disorders. In Lian LM, Kamarudin A, Siti Fauziah A, Nik Nor Aklima NO, Noraizida AR (eds) Malaysian statistics on medicines 2008. Pharmaceutical Services Division and Clinical Research Centre, Ministry of Health Malaysia. Kuala Lumpur, pp 31-40 

2007
  • Benjamin Chan TM, Suarn S, Zoriah A, Badiah Y, Noor Ratna N, Mariam BR, Tg Malini TMNI, Syed Fadzli SS. Use of Drugs for Psychiatric disorders. In in Sameerah SAR & Sarojini S (Eds) Statistics on Medicine 2005. Pharmaceutical Services Division and Clinical Research Centre, Ministry of Health Malaysia. Kuala Lumpur, pp 67-73. 
Article in Academic Journals

2019
  • Bee Yean Ong, Zoriah Aziz (2019). Efficacy of Cordyceps sinensis as an adjunctive treatment in hemodialysis patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis Journal of Traditional Chinese Medicine, 39(1), 1-14. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Zoriah Aziz, Muhammad Danish Badrul Hisham , Low Hui Yi (2019). Incorporation of complementary and alternative medicine in an undergraduate pharmacy curriculum. The European proceedings of Social & Behavioural Sciences. Page 565-574. (ISI-Indexed)
  • S.M. Chew, Z Aziz, W.K. Huin (2019. Need for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) education among pharmacists. The European Proceedings of Social & Behavioural Sciences. Page 603-614. (ISI-Indexed)

2018
  • Vidhya Hariraj, Zoriah Aziz. Patient reporting of adverse drug reactions: An analysis of spontaneous reports submitted to Malaysian pharmacovigilance centre. Tropical Journal of Pharmaceutical Research August 2018; 17 (8): 1673-1679. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Khan R.A, Aziz Z. Antibiotic De-escalation in Patients with Pneumonia in the Intensive Care Unit: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. International Journal of Clinical Practice. doi 10.1111/ijcp.13245 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Zoriah Aziz, Weng Kit Huin, Muhammad Danish Badrul Hisham, Wei Ling Tang, Saodah Yaacob. Efficacy and tolerability of micronized purified flavonoid fractions (MPFF) for haemorrhoids: a systematic review and meta-analysis.Complementary Theapie in Medicine 2018, 39: 49-55 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Khan R.A, Aziz Z. Methodological quality of guidelines for hospital-acquired pneumonia and ventilator-associated pneumonia: a systematic review. The Journal of Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics 2018, 1-10. DOI: 10.1111/jcpt.12696 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Hariraj V, Aziz Z. Patient Reporting of Adverse Drug Reactions (ADRs): Survey of Public Awareness and Predictors of Confidence to report. Therapeutic Innovation & Regulatory Science. DOI: 10.1177/2168479017745025 tirs.sagepub.com (ISI-Indexed)

2017
  • S. A. Beshir, Z. Aziz, L. B. Yap, K. H. Chee ,Y. L. Lo. Evaluation of the predictive performance of bleeding risk scores in patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation on oral anticoagulants DOI: 10.1111/jcpt.12634 (ISI-Indexed)

  • Hassan, B. Aziz, Z. Hypercalcaemia in patients with breast cancer: Patterns and treatment outcomes among in-patients in a Malaysian tertiary healthcare facility. Trop J Pharm Res 2017; 16(5):1181-1186. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Khan, R.A. & Aziz, Z. A retrospective study of antibiotic de-escalation in patients with ventilator-associated pneumonia in Malaysia. Int J Clin Pharm (2017). doi:10.1007/s11096-017-0499-2 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Khan R.A, Aziz Z . Antibiotic De-escalation Therapy in Neurosurgical Patients with Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia in Intensive Care Unit: A Retrospective Observational Study. Indian Journal of Pharmaceutical Education and Research 2017; 51(1) (ISI-Indexed)

2016
  • Zoriah Aziz, Bassam Abdul Rasool Hassan. The effects of honey compared to silver sulfadiazine for the treatment of burns: A systematic review of randomized controlled trials 2017;43(1):50-57. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yi Chin Ong and Zoriah Aziz. Systematic review of red yeast rice compared with simvastatin in dyslipidaemia. Article first published online: 9 MAR 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/jcpt.12374 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Bee Yean Ong, Zoriah Aziz. Efficacy of Cordyceps sinensis as an adjunctive treatment in kidney transplant patients: a systematic-review and meta-analysis. Complementary Therapie in Medicine (ISI-Indexed)
  • A Shaharudin, Z Aziz. Effectiveness of Hyaluronic Acid and its Derivatives for Chronic Wounds. Journal of Wound Care. 25(10):585-92. (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)

2015
  • Aziz Z, Bell-Syer SEM. Electromagnetic therapy for treating pressure ulcers. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2015 , Issue 9 . Art. No.: CD002930. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD002930.pub6 . (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Aziz Z, Cullum N. Electromagnetic therapy for treating venous leg ulcers. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2015 , Issue 7 . Art. No.: CD002933. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD002933.pub6 . (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Sue Hui Sun, Aziz Zoriah. Stress among Undergraduate Pharmacy Students in University of Malaya. Indian Journal of Pharmaceutical Education and Research 2015; 49(2):99-105. doi:10.5530/ijper.49.2.4 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Aziz, Z, Tang, WL, Chong, NJ, Tho, LY. A systematic review of the efficacy and tolerability of hydoxyethylrutosides for improvement of the signs and symptoms of chronic venous insufficiency. J Clin Pharm Ther. 2015;40(2):177-85. doi: 10.1111/jcpt.12247. Epub 2015 Jan 29. (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)

2014
  • Aziz Z, Chong NJ. A satisfaction survey of opioid-dependent patients with methadone maintenance treatment. J Subst Abuse Treat. 2014 Dec 30. pii: S0740-5472(14)00258-X. doi: 10.1016/j.jsat.2014.12.008. [Epub ahead of print] (ISI-Indexed)

2013
  • Z.Aziz, S.Shaikh Abdul Rahman, R.Isahak. 2013. Predictors of Serious Adverse Drug Reactions in Association with Complementary and Alternative Medicine in Malaysia. Drug Safety 36(9):800. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Aziz Z, Wong SY, Chong NJ. Effects of Hibiscus sabdariffa L. on serum lipids: A systematic review and meta-analysis.J Ethnopharmacol. 2013 Oct 10. pii: S0378-8741(13)00689-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jep.2013.09.042. (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Scallon C, Bell-Syer SEM, Aziz Z. Flavonoids for treating venous leg ulcers. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 5. Art. No.: CD006477. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD006477.pub2. (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Zoriah Aziz, Chong Nyuk Jet, Sameerah Shaikh Abdul Rahman. Continuing Professional Development: Views and Barriers Toward Participation Among Malaysian Pharmacists. 2013. The European Journal of Social & Behavioural Sciences. Vol 4 (1); 713-726. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Aziz Z, Cullum N, Flemming K. Electromagnetic therapy for treating venous leg ulcers. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 2. Art. No.: CD002933. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD002933.pub5. (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Chong Nyuk Jet, Zoriah Aziz. A systematic review of the efficacy of Centella asiatica for improvement of the signs and symptoms of chronic venous insufficiency. Evidence-based Complementary and Alternative medicine Volume 2013, Article ID 627182, 10 pages http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/627182 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Zoriah Aziz, Tey Xin Yi, Syireen Alwi, Chong Nyuk Jet. Learning Style Preferences of Pharmacy Students 2013. The European Journal of Social & Behavioural Sciences. Vol 4 (1); 819-835. 

2012
  • Aziz Z, Flemming K. Electromagnetic therapy for treating pressure ulcers. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2012, Issue 12. Art. No.: CD002930. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD002930.pub5 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Nor Hidayah Mohd Nor, Zoriah Aziz. A systematic review of benzoyl peroxide for acne vulgaris. Journal of Dermatological Treatment 2012,ahead of Print:Pages 1-31.(doi: 10.3109/09546634.2012.699179) (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • K Ahmad, Z Aziz. Mitragyna speciosa use in the northern states of Malaysia: A cross-sectional study. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 2012; 141(1):446-450 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Aziz Z, Abu SF, Chong NJ. A systematic review of silver-containing dressings and topical silver agents (used with dressings) for burn wounds. Burns 2012; 38(3):307-18. (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)

2011
  • Z Aziz, Lim CT, Pang YY 2011. The Attitudes of Medical, Nursing and Pharmacy Students to Inter-Professional Learning. Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences, Vol 29:639-645. (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Aziz Z, Cullum NA, Flemming K. Electromagnetic therapy for treating venous leg ulcers. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2011 , Issue 2 . Art. No.: CD002933. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD002933.pub3. (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Chong NJ, Aziz Z. A systematic review on the chemical constituents of Centella asiatica. Research Journal of Pharmaceutical, Biological and Chemical Sciences 2011;2(3):445-459. (SCOPUS-Indexed)

2010
  • Aziz Z, Shim YW. Reliability of the Index of Learning Styles in Pharmacy Undergraduates. Pharmacy Education 2010. Volume 10(2) (ISI-Indexed)
  • Aziz Z, Flemming K, Cullum NA, Olyaee Manesh A. Electromagnetic therapy for treating pressure ulcers. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2010, Issue 11. Art. No.: CD002930. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD002930.pub4 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)

2009
  • YKS. Khoon, Z. Aziz. Garlic supplementation and serum cholesterol: a meta-analysis. Journal of Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics.2009;34(2):133-45 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Z. Aziz, N. Tey. Herbal medicines: Prevalence and predictors of use among Malaysian adults. Complementary Therapies in Medicine.2009;17(1):44-50 (ISI-Indexed)

2007
  • Aziz Z, Tan CS, Badarudin NS. Reporting of Adverse Drug Reactions: Predictors of Under-reporting in Malaysia. Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 2007:16;223-228. (ISI-Indexed)

2004
  • Z Aziz. Evidence-based Practice: An Introduction to Systematic Reviews. Malaysian Journal of Pharmacy 2004;1(4):94-100. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Z Aziz. Herbal Medicines: Predictors of Recommendation by Physicians. J Clin Pharm Ther 2004;29;241-246. (ISI-Indexed)

2000
  • El-Sabban F, Z Aziz ,V Murgan. The in vitro brain slice technique as a tool for studying the central nervous system. Journal of the University of Malaya Medical Centre 2000;5(1):17-23. 
  • Li Wan Po A, Herxheimer A, Poolsup N, Aziz Z. How do Cochrane reviewers address adverse effects of drug therapy? The Cochrane Collaboration Methods Groups 2000;5:20-21. 

1987
  • Lim SK, Aziz Z. Metronidazole injection and its various formulations - A commentary.Jurnal Sains Farmasi Malaysia 1987;5(1):9-12. 
Proceeding

2014
  • WL Tang, Z Aziz. Efficacy and tolerability of micronized purified flavonoid fraction (MPFF) for hemorrhoids: A systematic review. Malaysian Journal of Pharmacy (2014), 1(11); pp 115. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • A Shaharudin, Z Aziz, NJ Chong. Effectiveness and tolerability of hyaluronic acid for chronic wounds healing: A systematic review. Malaysian Journal of Pharmacy (2014), 1(11), pp 112. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Z Aziz, NJ Chong, LY Tho. Hydroxyethylrutosides for signs and symptoms of chronic venous insufficiency: A systematic review. Malaysian Journal of Pharmacy 2014, 1(11: 114-115. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • NJ Chong, Z Aziz. A systematic review of the efficacy and tolerability of Saccharum officinarum for hypercholesterolemia. Malaysian Journal of Pharmacy (2014), 1(11); pp 112-113. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2012
  • LH Pang, Z Aziz, S Shaik Abdul Rahman. Causality assessment of spontanenous adverse drug reaction reports: comparison of the results obtained from published algorithms with WHO-UMC system. Malaysian Journal of Pharmacy 2012; 1(10):65. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • HS Sue, Z Aziz. Assessing stress among undergraduate pharmacy students in University of Malaya. Malaysian Journal of Pharmacy 2012,1(10;57. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • NJ Chong, Z Aziz, SF Abu. Honey compared to silver sulphadiazine dressing for acute wounds: systematic review. Malaysian Journal of Pharmacy 2012; 1(10):60. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • SY Wong, Z Aziz. The effect of Hibiscus sabdariffa on blood lipids: A systematic review. Malaysian Journal of Pharmacy 2012; 1(10):66. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2011
  • Kamarudin Ahmad & Zoriah Aziz. A systematic review on the central nervous system effects of Mitragyna speciosa alkaloids in animal studies. Advances in drug development for a better well-being. 25th Scientific meeting of the Malaysian Society of Pharmacology & Physiology, UPM, 25-26 May 2011, pp126. 
  • Norhidayah Mohd Nor & Zoriah Aziz. Outcome measure in Trials Evaluating the Efficacy of Topical Treatments for Acne Vulgaris-Systematic Review, 25th Scientific meeting of the Malaysian Society of Pharmacology and Physiology, Advances in Drug Development for a Better Well-Being. UPM. 2011, 25 May 2011 to 26 May 2011, (National) 
  • Kamarudin Ahmad, Zoriah Aziz and Khalit Mohamad. 2011. A survey of Mitragyna speciosa use at the border town of Kedah and Perlis. 2nd Annual Health Conference, P. 32 
  • Chong Nyuk Jet and Zoriah Aziz. 2011. A systematic review of the efficacy of Centella asiatica for improvement of the signs and symptoms of chronic venous insufficiency. 2nd Annual Health Conference , pp. 40-41 

2010
  • Norhidayah Mohd Nor, Zoriah Aziz, Siti Fauziah Abu, 2010. A systematic review of Benzoyl Peroxide for mild to moderate Acne vulgaris. Malaysian Journal of Dermatology, Vol 24, 108. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Siti Fauziah Abu, Zoriah Aziz, 2010. A systematic review of silver-containing dressings for chronic wounds, Vol 24,110. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Chong Nyuk Jet, Zoriah Aziz & Khalit Mohamad. 2010. The Chemical Constituents of Centella asiatica: A Systematic Review. Proceedings of The 1st Current Drug Development International Conference, pp. 229-232 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2009
  • Z Aziz, F El-Sabban. Omega-3 Fatty Acids for Reducing the Risk of Stroke: A Meta-Analysis. Malaysian Journal of Pharmacy Vol. 1 Issue 7, pg. S7. AASP-MPS Conference. Penang 10-13 June 2009. 
  • Chong NJ, Zoriah A. The Pharmacological Properties of Centella asiatica in Animal Models: A Systematic Review. Malaysian Journal of Pharmacy Vol. 1 Issue 7, pg. 74. AASP-MPS Conference. Penang 10-13 June 2009. 
  • SF Abu, Z Aziz. A Systematic Review of Silver- containing Dressings for Wound Management. Malaysian Journal of Pharmacy Vol. 1 Issue 7, pg. S125. AASP-MPS Conference. Penang 10-13 June 2009. 
  • Lim CT, Z Aziz. Interprofessional Learning: The Perceptions of Medical, Nursing and Pharmacy Students to Shared Learning. Malaysian Journal of Pharmacy Vol. 1 Issue 7, pg. S13. AASP-MPS Conference. Penang 10-13 June 2009 
  • Aw SF, Z Aziz. A Systematic Review of Honey as a Topical Treatment for Wounds. Malaysian Journal of Pharmacy Vol. 1 Issue 7, 2009, pg. S126. AASP-MPS Conference. Penang 10-13 June 2009 
  • Chong Nyuk Jet, Zoriah Aziz. The Effects of Centella asiatica on Microangiopathy: A Systematic Review. Programme and Abstract Book pg. 50. 23rd Malaysian Society of Pharmacology & Physiology Scientific Meeting. Kuala Lumpur 12-13 May 2009. 
  • Siti Fauziah Abu, Zoriah Aziz. A Systematic Review of Silver-containing Dressings for Chronic Wound. Programme and Abstract Book pg. 57. 23rd Malaysian Society of Pharmacology & Physiology Scientific Meeting. Kuala Lumpur 12-13 May 2009. 
  • Z Aziz, F El-Sabban. Omega-3 Fatty Acids for Hypertension: A Meta-Analysis. 2nd Kuwait International Pharmaceutical Conference. Kuwait 1-3 March 2009 

2008
  • WMN Ghani, AS Atiya and Z Aziz. Associations of Fruits Intake with Oral Cancer: A Systematic Review. 8th MPS Pharmacy Scientific Conference. Kuantan 15-17 August 2008. 
  • YKS Khoon, Z Aziz. A Systematic Review on the Effects of Garlic on Blood Pressure Levels. 8th MPS Pharmacy Scientific Conference. Kuantan 15- 17 August 2008. 
  • YKS Khoon, Z Aziz. A Systematic Review on the Effects of Garlic on LDL- Cholesterol and HDL-Cholesterol Levels. 8th MPS Pharmacy Scientific Conference. Kuantan 15-17 August 2008. 
  • Z Aziz, F El-Sabban. Omega-3 Fatty Acids for Prevention of Stroke: A Meta-Analysis. 8th MPS Pharmacy Scientific Conference. Kuantan 15-17 August 2008. 
  • Aziz Z, El-Sabban F. Effect of Omega-3 Fatty Acids on Angina Pectoris: A Meta-Analysis. 22nd Malaysian Society of Pharmacology & Physiology Scientific Meeting. Kuala Lumpur 5-6 April 2008. 
  • Shim YW, Aziz Z. Learning Styles Preferences of Undergraduate Pharmacy Students. 22nd Malaysian Society of Pharmacology & Physiology Scientific Meeting. Kuala Lumpur 5-6 April 2008. 
  • Khoo YSK, Aziz Z. A Systematic Review on the Effects of Garlic on Serum Total Cholesterol Levels. 22nd Malaysian Society of Pharmacology & Physiology Scientific Meeting. Kuala Lumpur 5-6 April 2008. 
  • Lim FX, Aziz Z. Antinociceptive Activity of Mitragyna Speciosa: A Systematic Review. 22nd Malaysian Society of Pharmacology & Physiology Scientific Meeting. Kuala Lumpur 5-6 April 2008. 
  • Ng SY, Aziz Z. Effectiveness of Tretinoin Cream for Treatment of Photodamaged Skin: A Meta-Analysis. 22nd Malaysian Society of Pharmacology & Physiology Scientific Meeting. Kuala Lumpur 5-6 April 2008. 
  • Cheow E, Aziz Z. Effect of CYP2C9 Gene Variants on Warfarin Dose Requirements: A Meta-Analysis. 22nd Malaysian Society of Pharmacology & Physiology Scientific Meeting. Kuala Lumpur 5-6 April 2008. 
  • El-Sabban F, Aziz Z. Effects of Garlic on Cardiovascular Disease Parameters. Abstract Book pg. 26, 22nd Malaysian Society of Pharmacology & Physiology Scientific Meeting. Kuala Lumpur 5-6 April 2008. 

2007
  • Z Aziz. The Impact of Natural Hormones Replacement Therapy on Menopausal Symptoms. International Conference on Traditional Medicine and Medicinal Plants. Surabaya, Indonesia 8-10 September 2007. 
  • Z Aziz, F El-Sabban. Dietary Phytoestrogens for Hot Flushes: A Systematic Review of Randomised Controlled Trials. International Conference on Traditional Medicines and Medicinal Plants. Surabaya, Indonesia 8-10 September 2007. 

2006
  • Mohd Said NA, Aziz Z. A Cross-Sectional Survey of Herbal Medicines Use by Residents of Puchong, Selangor. MPS Pharmacy Scientific Conference. Kuala Lumpur 2006 
  • Aziz Z, Latiff A Aishah. The Discriminative Stimulus Properties of Mitragyna Speciosa Extract in Rats. FAPFONATURA Varadero, Cuba Nov 20-24 2006 
  • R N Zainol Abidin, Z Aziz. Fluoxetine Versus Tricyclic Antidepressants For Depressive Disorders: A Systematic Review. Abstract Book pg. 24. MPS Pharmacy Scientific Conference. Kuala Lumpur 2006. 

2005
  • Yahaya MT, Aziz Z. The Effect of Dietary Phytoestrogens on Hot Flushes When Compared to Placebo: A Systematic Review. MPS-Pharmacy Scientific Conference. Kuala Lumpur 2005. 

2004
  • Aziz Z, Li Wan Po A. Sources of Heterogeneity in Placebo-controlled Trials of St. John\'s Wort for Depression. 20th FAPA Congress. Bangkok Nov 30-Dec 3 2004. 

2000
  • Li Wan Po A, Herxheimer A, Poolsup N, Aziz Z. How do Cochrane reviewers address adverse effects of drug therapy? The Cochrane Collaboration Colloquium Cape Town South Africa 2000. 
  • Aziz Z, Li Wan Po A. Herbal Medicines: How Good is the Evidence. Abstract Book pg. 39, International Conference on Traditional/Complementary Medicine. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 13-15 November 2000. 

1999
  • Z Aziz, FI Achike, H Hashim. What Consumers Should Know about Herbal Medicine. Proceedings of the 15th Annual Natural Products Seminar 1999; pg 20-23. 

1998
  • Z Aziz, H Hashim, MI Noordin, N Mahmud. Herbal Medicines Urgent Need for Local Safety Data 1998, Proceedings of the 14th Annual Natural Products Seminar, pg. 35-39, 14th Annual Natural Products Seminar. 
Others

1996
  • Thomas PT, Aziz Z, Ahmad A. Adverse Drug Reactions to Antibiotics. Asian Journal of Pharmacy, pg. J13, The 16th Asian Congress of Pharmaceutical Sciences. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 17-21 November 1996. 
  • Glibenclamide: Cholestatic Hepatitis. Berita Ubat-Ubatan 1996;10(2):9. 
  • Adverse Reactions Reported on Carbamazepine. Berita Ubat-Ubatan 1996;10(3):10. 
  • Paracetamol 500mg/5ml Liquid Preparations: Withdrawn. Berita Ubat-Ubatan 1996;10(3):11. 
  • Atenolol: Memory Impairment. Berita Ubat-Ubatan 1996;10(3):11. 
  • Isoniazid: Fever and Polyarthritis. Berita Ubat-Ubatan 1996;10(2):11. 
  • Furosemide: Acute Renal Failure. Berita Ubat-Ubatan 1996;10(2):11. 
  • Angioedema. Berita Ubat-Ubatan 1996;10(1):11. 
  • Traditional Remedies ADRs. Berita Ubat-Ubatan 1996;10(2):10-11. 
  • Spontaneous ADR Reporting-More to be Done. Berita Ubat-Ubatan 1996;10(1):10. 

1995
  • Tiaprofenic Acid: Cystitis. Berita Ubat-Ubatan 1995;9(4):4. 
  • Product Recalls (July-December 1995). Berita Ubat-Ubatan 1995;9(4):7-8. 
  • Adverse Reactions to Co-trimoxazole Reported to the Malaysian Adverse Drug Reaction Advisory Committee (MADRAC). Berita Ubat-Ubatan 1995;9(4):11. 
  • Hepatoxicity Warning for Cypterone. Berita Ubat-Ubatan 1995;9(4):4. 
  • Stevens Johnson Syndrome. Berita Ubat-Ubatan 1995;9(1):10. 
  • Summary of ADR reports reviewed by Adverse Drug Reaction Advisory Committee (ADRAC) for the period March-May 1995. Berita Ubat-Ubatan 1995;9(2):11. 
  • Adverse Drug Reaction Monitoring in Malaysia. Berita Ubat-Ubatan 1995;9(3):1. 
  • Mefloquine: Psychiatric adverse effects. Berita Ubat-Ubatan 1995;9(3):9. 
  • Flucoxacillin: Liver Toxicity Warning. Berita Ubat-Ubatan 1995;9(4):4. 
  • Warfarin-danazol interaction: increased prothrombin time and ecchymosis. Berita Ubat-Ubatan 1995;9(3):9. 

1994
  • Product Recalls (October-December 1994). Berita Ubat-Ubatan 1994;8(4):4-5. 
  • Fixed Drug Eruption due to Heparin Sodium. Berita Ubat-Ubatan 1994;8(4):11. 
  • Bee pollen: warning concerning allergic reactions; Warfarin-topical methyl salicyclate interaction. Berita Ubat-Ubatan 1994;8(4):2. 
  • Product Recalls (April-August 1994).Berita Ubat-Ubatan 1994;8(3):6-8. 
  • Warfarin Interaction: Bleeding tendency with concomitant topical salicylates. Berita Ubat-Ubatan 1994;8(3):10. 
  • Cautionary label on tolerance for all nitrate products. Berita Ubat-Ubatan 1994;8(2):4. 
  • Product recalls (January-March 1994).Berita Ubat-Ubatan 1994;8(1):6. 
  • Malaysian ADR Monitoring Programme. Berita Ubat-Ubatan 1994;8(1):7-10. 
  • Exfoliative dermatitis and pedal edema due to nifedipine. Berita Ubat-Ubatan 1994;8(2):11. 

1993
  • Summary of ADR reports reviewed for the period August-October 1993. Berita Ubat-Ubatan 1993;7(4):8-9. 
  • Decision to amend indications, dosage and duration of treatment for Toradol IM 30mg. Berita Ubat-Ubatan 1993;7(3):3. 
  • Product Recalls (May-August 1993).Berita Ubat-Ubatan 1993;7(3):4-5. 
  • Summary of ADR reports reviewed for the period May-August 1993. Berita Ubat-Ubatan 2003:7(3);6-7. 
  • Product Recalls (September-December 1993). Berita Ubat-Ubatan 1993;7(4):9. 

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


  • "the Incorporation Of Context-relevant Learning Spaces Into The Teaching And Learning Of Pharmacy Practices: Students Perception And Learning Effectiveness", Consultant, 2018 - 2019, RU Geran - ADEC, (National)
  • Impact Of Palm Oil Consumption On Cardiovascular Health, Consultant, 2017 - 2019, Grand Challenge - SBS (Equitable Society), (University)
  • Efficacy of Cordyceps sinensis as an adjunctive treatment in end-stage renal failure patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis, Principal Investigator(PI), 2016 - 2017, Postgraduate Research Grant(PPP), (National)
  • De-escalation Of Empirical Antibiotic Therapy In Patient With Ventilator Associated Pneumonia, Principal Investigator(PI), 2015 - 2019, Postgraduate Research Grant (PPP) - Research, (National)
  • Anti-Tumour Necrosis Factors (Anti-TNF) for Rheumatoid Arthritis: Systematic review of adverse effects, evaluation of Risk minimization and analysis of Malaysian Pharmacovigilance reports., Principal Investigator(PI), 2015 - 2018, Postgraduate Research Grant (PPP) - Research, (National)
  • Systematic Review Of The Effectiveness And Safety Of Hyaluronic Acid For Acute And Chronic Wounds, Principal Investigator(PI), 2014 - 2016, Postgraduate Research Grant (PPP) - Research, (National)
  • Systematic Review of the Effectiveness and Safety of Hyaluronic Acid for Acute and Chronic Wounds, Principal Investigator(PI), 2014 - 2016, Postgraduate Research Grant(PPP), (National)
  • Causality Assessment of Adverse Drug Reaction : Comparison of Results Obtained From WHO-UMC Criteria and Published Algorithms, Principal Investigator(PI), 2013 - 2015, Postgraduate Research Grant (PPP) - Research, (National)
  • A Systematic Review Of The Efficacy And Tolerability Of Hydroxyethylrutosides For Improvement Of The Signs And Symptoms Of Chronic Venous Insufficiency, Principal Investigator(PI), 2013 - 2014, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG) - HTM (Wellness), (University)
  • Efficacy and tolerability of Hibiscus sabdariffa in the treatment of hypertension: meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials., Principal Investigator(PI), 2012 - 2013, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG) - BIO, (University)
  • Efficacy and tolerability of Hibiscus sabdariffa in the treatment of hypertension: meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials, Principal Investigator(PI), 2012 - 2013, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), (National)
  • A systematic review of Benzoyl peroxide for acne vulgaris, Principal Investigator(PI), 2010 - 2011, Postgraduate Research Grant(PPP), (National)
  • A systematic review of silver containing dressing for wounds management., Principal Investigator(PI), 2009 - 2010, Postgraduate Research Grant(PPP), (National)
  • Mitragyna speciosa: a systematic review of its pharmacology and a survey of its use in the northern states of Malaysia, Principal Investigator(PI), 2009 - 2011, Postgraduate Research Grant(PPP), (National)
  • A satisfaction survey of opioid-dependence clients with methadone maintenance treatment, Principal Investigator(PI), 2009 - 2011, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), (National)
  • A systematic review of garlic on cardiovascular disease, Principal Investigator(PI), 2008 - 2009, Postgraduate Research Grant(PPP), (National)
  • Centella Asiatica: A systematic review of its chemistry, pharmacology and clinical properties., Principal Investigator(PI), 2008 - 2010, Postgraduate Research Grant(PPP), (National)
  • Evidence-based Pharmacotherapy, Principal Investigator(PI), 2007 - 2016, GlaxoWellcome (M) Sdn Bhd, (National)

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


  • Panel Pengadil Persidangan R&D Farmasi Kebangsaan Ke10, Perkhidmatan Farmasi, Kementerian Kesihatan Malaysia, 2018, (National)
  • Best Reviewer, Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety, 2018, (International)
  • Certificate of Honour, Ips Academy College of Pharmacy, Indore, India, 2017, (International)
  • Best Lecturer Award for Academic Session 2015/2016 (Third Year), Faculty of Medicine, 2017, (Department)
  • Certificate of Appreciation as Judge of The 9th National Pharmacy Research and Development Conference 2016, Pharmacy Division, Ministry of Health Malaysia, 2016, (National)
  • Best Poster Award for The 6th International Conference On Food Factors-Icoff 2015, Icoff 2015, Seoul Korea, 2015, (International)
  • Certificate of Appreciation as Chairperson At The 2015 Conference On Forensic Medicine and Science, Medical Forensic Institute Malaysia and Uitm, 2015, (National)
  • Pelaksanaan Tanggungjawab Sebagai Ajk Penasihat Kesan Advers Ubat Kebangsaan (Madrac)(Sesi 2013-2015), Bpfk, Kementerian Kesihatan Malaysia, 2015, (National)
  • Penghargaan Sumbangan Sebagai Pengadil Persidangan Farmasi Negeri Sabah Kali Ke-28 Tahun 2015, Bahagian Perkhidmatan Farmasi Jabatan Kesihatan Negeri Sabah, 2015, (International)
  • Penghargaan Panel Penilai Peruntukan Penyelidikan Pascasiswazah (Ppp) Fasa 1/2015 Peringkat Institut Pengurusan Dan Pemantauan Penyelidikan (Ippp), Ippp, University Malaya, 2015, (Ptj)
  • Best Poster Award, Korean Society of Food Science and Technology, 2015, (International)
  • Certificate of Appreciation as Judge of The 8th National Pharmacy Research and Development Conference 2014, Pharmaceutical Services Division, Ministry of Health Malaysia, 2014, (National)
  • 25th Fapa Congress Certificate of Appreciation (as Session Co-Chair), Federation of Asian Pharmaceutical Associations, 2014, (International)
  • Certificate of Recognition for Active Participation in The Conduct of Fapa Section Meeting (Co-Chairman), Federation of Asian Pharmaceutical Associations, 2014, (International)
  • Certificate of Excellent Service, University Malaya, 2012, (University)
  • Excellence Service Certificate, University Malaya, 2011, (University)
  • Certificate of Excellent Service, University Malaya, 2010, (University)
  • Excellence Service Certificate, Universiti Malaya, 2010, (University)
  • Excellence Service Certificate, University Malaya, 2009, (University)
  • Certificate of Excellent Service, University Malaya, 2008, (University)
  • Excellence Service Certificate, University Malaya, 2008, (University)
  • Certificate of Excellent Service, University Malaya, 2007, (University)
  • Excellence Service Certificate, University Malaya, 2007, (University)
  • Excellence Service Certificate, University Malaya, 2006, (University)
  • Excellence Service Award, University Malaya, 2005, (University)
  • Excellence Service Award, University Malaya, 2005, (University)
  • Excellence Service Award, University Malaya, 2000, (University)
  • The Thomas C Chalmers Award, Cochrane Collaboration, 2000, (International)

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


INVITED SPEAKER
  • Pharmaceutical Affairs in Malaysia, Fourth Pharmaceutical Affairs Expert Meeting, Tokyo Japan. , 1998-08-01 to  , (International)
  • Adverse Drug Reaction Monitoring in Malaysia, Adverse Reaction & Adverse Reactions Monitoring Training Course, 2005-05-25 to  , WHO Adverse Drug Reaction Colloborating Centre, (International)
  • Evidence-based Pharmacotherapy , Systematic Review & Fundamental Statistic Workshop, 2006-06-24 to  , Faculty of Pharmacy UiTM, (National)
  • Critical Appraisal of Published Papers, Systematic Review & Fundamental Statistic Workshop, 2006-06-25 to  , Faculty of Pharmacy, UiTM, (National)
  • Critical Appraisal Of Published Papers, Working Committee on Drugs, Ministry of Health , 2006-07-10 to  , Pharmacy Division, Ministry of Health, (National)
  • Data Extraction and Meta-Analysis Software , Meta-Analysis Workshop, 2007-07-17 to  , Faculty of Pharmacy, UiTM, (National)
  • (1) Introduction to Systematic Review & Meta-Analysis (2) Critical Appraisal of RCT (3) Critical Appraisal of Systematic Review, 3rd R&D Pharmacy Scientific Conference (Pre-conference). Ministry of Health Malaysia, 2008-07-26 to 2008-08-27, Ministry of Health, Malaysia, (National)
  • Introduction to Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis , Critical Appraisal Workshop for Pharmacists, 2008-10-24 to 2008-10-25, Taiping Hospital & Perak Pharmacy Division, (National)
  • Critical Appraisal of RCTs and Observational Studies, Critical Appraisal of Scientific Papers, 2008-10-26 to 2008-10-26, Pharmacy Division, Perak
  • How to critically appraise published paper for pharmacists, Evidence-based Pharmacotherapy, 2016-03-04 to 2016-03-11, Pharmaceutical Division, Ministry of Health, Malaysia, (National)
  • Systematic Review And meta-Analysis for Pharmacists, Pre-Conference Workshop 9th national Pharmacy Research & Development Conference 2016, 2016-08-07 to 2016-08-07, Pharmaceutical Services Division, Ministry of Health, Malaysia, (National)
  • An introduction to systematic review & meta-analysis, Medication safety: the role of clinical healthcare providers, 2017-03-17 to 2017-05-17, KPJ International College of Nursing & Health Sciences, (National)
  • Systematic Review and Meta Analysis: An Introduction, Extending Heath Care Professional's Role in Patient Care, 2017-03-17 to 2017-03-17, KPJ College, Pulau Pinang Campus, (National)
PRESENTER
  • The attitudes of medical, nursing and pharmacy students to inter-professional learning., 2nd International Conference on Education & Educational Psychology ICCEEPSY 2011, 2011-10-19 to 2011-10-22, C-CRCS, (International)
  • Honey compared to silver sulphadiazine dressing for acute wounds: systematic review, Malaysian Pharmaceutical Society Scientific Conference , 2012-10-31 to 2012-11-02, Malaysian Pharmaceutical Society, University of Malaya, Ministry of Health, Malaysia., (International)
  • Assessing stress among undergraduate pharmacy students in University of Malaya, Malaysian Pharmaceutical Society Scientific Conference, 2012-10-31 to 2012-11-02, Mlaysian Pharmaceutical Society, University of Malaya, Ministry of Health, Malaysia, (International)
  • Basics of Scientific Writing, Faculty of Medicine Research Week 2015, 2015-05-15 to 2015-05-15, Faculty of Medicine, UM, (National)
  • Introduction and issues in Systematic Review & Meta-analysis (Kyushu University), Visiting Professor at Kyushu University, Japan, 2016-08-16 to 2016-08-22, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kyushu University, (University)
  • Incorporation of complementary and alternative medicine in an undergraduate pharmacy curriculum, International Conference on Education & Educational Psychology (ICEEPSY), 2018-10-02 to 2018-10-05, Future Academy, (International)
  • Need for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) Education among pharmacists., The International Conference on Education & Educational Psychology (ICEEPSY) 2018, 2018-10-02 to 2018-10-05, Future Academy, (International)
PLEANARY/KEYNOTE SPEAKER
  • The Impact of Natural Hormones Replacement Therapy on Menopausal Symptoms, International Conference on Traditional Medicine and Medicinal Plants. Surabaya, Indonesia. , 2007-09-08 to 2007-09-10, (International)
  • Meta-analysis: strengths and limitations, INNOVATE- 16, 2016-09-28 to 2016-09-29, International society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR, (International)
  • Issues in Systematic Review and Meta-analysis (Hyderabad, India), INNOVATE 2016, 2016-09-28 to 2016-09-29, Pulla Reddy Institute of Pharmacy, Hyderabad, India, (International)
  • Understanding Systematic Review & Meta-Analysis, International Conference with the theme Global Perspective on Multidisciplinary Approaches in Pharmaceutical", 2017-11-17 to 2017-11-18, IPS Academy, College of Pharmacy, Indore, India., (International)
ORAL
  • Urgent need for Local Safety Data, 14th Annual Natural Products Seminar, 1998-10-21 to  , Natural Product Society Malaysia, (National)
  • Consumers Should Know about Herbal Medicine., 15th Annual Natural Products Seminar, 1999-11-02 to 1999-11-03, Natural Product Society Malaysia, (National)
  • How do Cochrane Reviewers Address Adverse Effects of Drug Therapy?, 8th International Cochrane Colloquium, Cape Town, South Africa., 2000-10-25 to 2015-10-29, International Cochrane Collaboration, (International)
  • Sources of Heterogeneity in Placebo-controlled Trials of St. John s wort for Depression , 20th FAPA Congress, Bangkok, Thailand., 2004-11-30 to 2004-12-03, FAPA, (International)
  • The Effects pf Dietary Phytoestrogens on Hot Flushes When Compared to Placebo: A Systematic Review , 5th MPS-Pharmacy Scientific Conference, 2005-11-12 to 2005-11-13, MPS, (International)
  • The Discriminative Stimulus Properties of Mitragyna speciosa Extract in Rats., First International Symposia about Pharmacology of Natural Products (FAPRONATURA 2006), 2006-11-20 to 2006-11-24, Cuban Society of Pharmacology, (International)
  • Dietary Phytoestrogens for Hot Flushes: A Systematic Review of Randomised Controlled Trials , International Conference on Traditional Medicine and Medicinal Plants., 2007-09-08 to 2007-09-10, (International)
  • Reliability of the Index of Learning Styles in Pharmacy Undergraduates, 15th International Social Pharmacy Workshop, 2008-07-08 to 2008-07-11, University of Auckland, New Zealand, (International)
  • Omega-3 Fatty Acids for Hypertension: A Meta-Analysis, 2nd Kuwait International Pharmaceutical Conference., 2009-03-01 to 2009-03-03, (International)
  • Omega-3 Fatty Acids for Reducing the Risk of Stroke: A Meta-Analysis, AASP-MPS Conference, 2009-06-10 to 2009-06-13, Malaysian Pharmaceutical Society, (International)
  • The attitudes of medical, nursing, and pharmacy students to inter-professional learning. , 2nd International Conference on Education & Educational Psychology ICCEEPSY 2011, 2011-10-19 to 2011-10-22, Cognitive C-crcs Counselling, Research and Conference Services, Europe, (International)
  • Causality assessment of spontaneous adverse drug reaction reports: comparison of the results obtained from published algorithms with WHO-UMC System, Malaysian Pharmaceutical Society Scientific Conference , 2012-10-31 to 2012-11-02, Malaysian Pharmaceutical Society Scientific Conference , (International)
  • Systematic review for Complementary and Alternative medicines: Effectiveness of honey for healing burn wounds., Annual Colloquium on Drug Development from Natural Products, 2015-08-12 to 2015-08-12, Centre for natural Product Research and Drug Discovery, University of Malaya, (National)
POSTER
  • Predictors of Serious Adverse Drug Reactions in Association with Complementary and Alternative Medicine in Malaysia, 13th ISOP Annual Meeting: Renaissance of Pharmacovigilance 2013, 2013-10-01 to 2013-10-04, International Society of Pharmacovigilance, (International)
  • Effects of micronized purified flavonoid fractions (MPFF) for management of hemorrhoidal symptoms: a systematic review., The 6th International Conference on Food Factors (ICoFF 2015), 2015-11-22 to 2015-11-25, Korean Society of Food Science and Technology, (International)
  • Effects of honey on burn wounds compared to silver sulfadiazine: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials., The 6th International Conference on Food Factors (ICoFF 2015), 2015-11-22 to 2015-11-25, Korean Society of Food Science and Technology, (International)
EVENT ORGANISER
  • Future of Pharmacy Education, Pharmacy Education Symposium 2015, 2015-10-16 to 2015-10-17, Department of Pharmacy, UM in Collaboration with Ministry of Higher Education, (National)

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


  • National Study of Direct Cost of Managing Adverse Drug Reactions due to Anticoagulants and Antiplatelets Therapy of Hospitalized Patients, Pharmaceutical Services Division, Ministry of Health Malaysia, 2013, 60, (National)
  • Cochrane Wounds Group, Cochrane Wounds Group, 2010, 60, (International)

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


  • R&D Conference Johore 2015 (Judge for Oral Presentations and Posters), Ministry of Health Malaysia, Expert Advisor, 2015-2015, (State)
  • Persidangan Farmasi Negeri Sabah Kali ke-28 Tahun 2015, Bhg Perkhidmatan Farmasi, Jbtn Kesihatan Negeri Sabah dan Sabah Pharmaceutical Society, Judge, 2015-2015, (National)
  • Co-Chairman of Scientific Presentation, Federation of Asian Pharmaceutical Associations, Co-chair Scientific Presentation, 2014-2014, (International)
  • Review of Guidelines for Pharmacy Degree Programme Accreditation and Certification Workshop, Pharmacy Board Malaysia, Ministry of Health Malaysia, Expert Advisor, 2014-2014, (National)
  • 8th National Pharmacy Research & Development Conference 2014 (Judging poster and oral presentations), Ministry of Health Malaysia, Expert Advisor, 2014-2014, (National)
  • Assessor Panel Member - Assessing and monitoring of programme and education facility offered by higher education institutions, Malaysian Qualifications Agency, Expert Advisor, 2014-2016, (National)
  • Joint Technical Committee Member under Pharmacy Board Malaysia, Ministry of Health Malaysia, Technical Advisor, 2013-2016, (National)
  • 3rd Perak Pharmacy R&D Conference 2013, Ministry of Health Malaysia, Expert Advisor, 2013-2013, (State)
  • Advisory committee for new MSc Pharmacology Programme, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Expert Advisor, 2013-2013, (University)
  • Expert Panel for Use of Drugs for Cardiovascular Disorders (Malaysian Statistics on Medicines 2009-2010), Ministry of Health, Malaysia, Resource Person, 2013-2013, (National)
  • Expert Panel for New Curriculum Development BPharm (Hons) Programme, Taylor's University, Expert Advisor, 2013-2013, (University)
  • Review Guidelines for Approval and Accreditation of Pharmacy Program 2012, Ministry of Health Malaysia, Resource Person, 2012-2012, (National)
  • Speaker and trainer for Critical Appraisal Workshop, Pharmacy Services State of Perak, Trainer And Facilitator, 2012-2012, (National)
  • Guest speaker and judge at 1st International Postgraduate Conference on Pharmaceutical Sciences, UiTM, Guest Speaker And Judge For Oral Presenters, 2012-2012, (International)
  • 7th National R&D Pharmacy Conference 2012, Pharmacy Services, Ministry of Health, Malaysia, Judge For Oral Presenters (clinical Pharmacy), 2012-2012, (National)
  • Expert Panel for Use of Drugs for Cardiovascular Disorders (Malaysian Statistics on Medicines 2008), Ministry of Health, Malaysia, Resource Person, 2012-2012, (National)
  • Acreditation Committee for Pharmacy Programme, Ministry of Health Malaysia, Technical Advisor, 2007-present, (National)
  • Malaysia Pharmacy Board, Minstry of Health Malaysia, Committee Member, 2006-2008
  • Technical Advisory Committee for Medication Safety, Ministry of Health Malaysia, Technical Advisor, 2006-present, (National)
  • Expert Panel for NMUS, Pharmacy Board Malaysia, Ministry of Health Malaysia, Expert Advisor, 2006-2016, (National)
  • Continuous Professional Development (Pharmacy) Board, Ministry of Health Malaysia, Technical Advisor, 2006-2008
  • Malaysian Pharmaceutical Society Scientific meeting, Malaysia Pharmaceutical Society, University Malaya and Ministry of Health, Committee Member, 2006-2006

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


  • Journal of Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics (John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.), Article In Journal ,  ( )
  • Journal article reviewer for BMJ, Article In Journal ,  (2017)
  • Reviewer for article in Pediatrics International, Article In Journal ,  (2017)
  • Assisting and advising the Faculty of Pharmacy of SEGi University, Board Of Studies, Faculty Of Pharmacy ,  (2017)
  • JEP-D-16-02396, Article In Journal ,  (2016 - 2016)
  • Journal of Ethnopharmacology (JEP-D-15-037XX), Article In Journal ,  (2016)
  • Ref.: Ms. No. JEP-D-16-02396 Adverse reactions and pharmacovigilance of traditional medicine in Mauritius - A quantitative assessment with evaluation of severity and causality Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Article In Journal ,  (2016 - 2016)
  • JEP-D-15-03775R1 Title: Efficacy and short-term safety of topical Dwarf Elder (Sambucus ebulus L.) versus diclofenac for knee osteoarthritis: A randomized, double-blind, active-controlled trial, Article In Journal ,  (2016 - 2016)
  • Accreditation of BPharm (Hons), KPJ University, Accreditation ,  (2016 - 2016)
  • Accreditation of BPharm (Hons) Programme, Quest University, Perak, Accreditation ,  (2016 - 2016)
  • Complementary Therapie in Medicine (Journal reviewer), Article In Journal ,  (2015)
  • Taylor's University BPharm (Hons), External Examiner ,  (2014 - 2015)
  • Journal of Ethnopharmacology (Elsevier) Manuscript number (JEP-D-14-00192; JEP-D-14-00192R1; JEP-D-14-00192R2; JEP-D-14-00405; JEP-D-14-00643; JEP-D-14-00643R1; JEP-D-14-00643R2), Article In Journal ,  (2014 - 2014)
  • Journal of Evidence-Based Medicine (Wiley-Blackwell) Manuscript 10-040, Article In Journal ,  (2014 - 2014)
  • Assessor Panel Member for University of Queensland's Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours) programme accreditation evaluation visit, Accreditation Evaluation Visit ,  (2014)
  • Complementary Therapies in Medicine (Elsevier) Manuscript 00230, Article In Journal ,  (2014 - 2014)
  • Contemporary Nurse Journal (eContent Management)Manuscript 5017, Article In Journal ,  (2014 - 2014)
  • Journal of Ethnopharmacology (Elsevier): Manuscript number (JEP-D-13-02186 ; JEP-D-13-02186R1; JEP-D-13-02891; JEP-D-13-03400), Article In Journal ,  (2013)
  • Complementary Therapies in Medicine (Elsevier) (Manuscript No: CTIM-D-07-00061; CTIM-D-08-00060; CTIM-D-10-00042; CTIM-D-10-00042R1; CTIM-D-13-00024; CTIM-D-13-00104; CTIM-D-13-00165), Article In Journal ,  (2013)
  • International Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Article In Journal ,  (2013)
  • Phytotherapy Research (John Wiley & Sons) (Manuscript No: PTR-13-0667), Article In Journal ,  (2013)
  • European Journal of Integrative Medicine (Elsevier)(Manuscript No: EUJIM-D-13-00108), Article In Journal ,  (2013)
  • Archives of Dermatological Research (Springer) (Manuscript no: AODR-D-12-00234), Article In Journal ,  (2012)
  • Editorial Board Consultant for Clinical Therapeutics, Article In Journal ,  (2011)
  • Scientific Committee and Editorial Review Board on Social and Human Sciences, Article In Journal ,  (2011)
  • Moderator and External Examiner for Kuala Lumpur Metropolitan University College, Moderator And External Examiner ,  (2011 - 2012)
  • Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety (John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.) Manuscript PDS-11-0024; PDS-12-0009), Article In Journal ,  (2006 - 2015)

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


  • Speaker. Title of talk: Research in Pharmacy, (National), 07/04/2019 until 07/04/2019
  • Judge for Oral Presentation, (National), 06/04/2019 until 06/04/2019
  • Assessor of Documents (Area 1 to 9) for Master of Science, IIUM, (National), 04/10/2017 until 31/12/2018
  • Accreditation Panel for BPharm (Hons) MAHSA University, Perak , (National), 15/05/2017 until 17/05/2017
  • Member, Board of Studies for the Faculty of Pharmacy, SEGi University, (National), 01/01/2017 until 31/12/2018
  • Review of Accreditation Guideline BPharm (Hons) Programme. Document 1 & 2, (National), 21/11/2016 until 21/11/2016
  • Review of Accreditation Guideline BPharm (Hons) Programme, (National), 07/11/2016 until 09/11/2016
  • Accreditation Panel for BPharm (Hons) Quest International University, Perak (Chairperson), (National), 26/10/2016 until 28/10/2016
  • Judge for 9th National Pharmacy Research & Development Conference 2016, (National), 07/08/2016 until 10/08/2016
  • Accreditation Panel for BPharm (Hons) University College KPJ (Chairperson), (National), 05/05/2016 until 06/05/2016
  • Advisor Pharmnight 2016, (Department), 12/03/2016 until 12/03/2016
  • Event organiser for UMEC Innovative Healthpreneur Workshop, (Department), 27/02/2016 until 28/02/2016
  • National Pharmacy Sport 2016 (Advisor), (National), 22/01/2016 until 24/01/2016
  • 3rd Johor Pharmacy R&D Mini Convention 2015, (State), 17/06/2015 until 17/06/2015
  • 2015 Conference on Forensic Medicine and Science (Chairperson for Symposium 4: Forensic Science), (National), 21/05/2015 until 21/12/2015
  • Co-Chairman Faculty of Medicine Research Week (FOMRW) 2015: Theme Pill to Heal , (National), 11/05/2015 until 15/05/2015
  • MPS Scientific Conference 2012 (as Deputy Organising Chairperson), (International), 31/10/2012 until 02/11/2012

SUPERVISION


FIRST DEGREE/DIPLOMA/PRE-DEGREE
(Course Title), (Academic Session), (No. of Candidates)

Completed
  • Efficacy of folic acid in the prevention of stroke: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials (Chong Yi Jun), 2017/2018, -1
  • Effectiveness of black tea on lipid profiles: a systematic review and meta-analysis (Ng Chia Yin), 2017/2018, -1
  • Effects of omega-3 supplements on risk of stroke: systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials (Oo Zhi Xin), 2017/2018, -1
  • Efficacy of omega-3 as a prevention of myocardial infarction: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised control trials (Zakiah Abas), 2017/2018, -1
  • The effects of nigella sativa on serum lipid profiles: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials (Mr. Teoh Chi Haur), 2016/2017, 1
  • Effects of lactobacillus acidophilus on lipid profiles: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials (Mr. Huin Weng Kit), 2016/2017, 1
  • The effects of biosynthetic dressing compared to silver sulfadiazine for the treatment of burns: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials.(Ms. Wong Li Yee), 2016/2017, 1
  • Effectiveness of chitosan as a weight loss management compared to placebo or standard care: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials(Ms Choi Li Jing), 2016/2017, 1
  • Effects of Chitosan on Lipid Profiles: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Randomised Controlled Trials (Mr. Tan Wen Jie), 2016/2017, 1
  • The effects of Pomegranate on Dyslipidemia: A systematic review and Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials- Ng Jia Xin, 2015/2016, 1
  • Perceived need for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) education among undergraduate pharmacy students: cross scetional survey-Low Hui Yi, 2015/2016, 1
  • Perceived need for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) education among pharmacy graduates of University of Malaya: A cross-sectional survey-Chew Siew Mei, 2015/2016, 1
  • Systematic review of the efficacy and tolerability of tropical ketoprofen for acute pain- Soon Hsiu Li, 2015/2016, 1
  • The effects of curcumin on serum lipid profiles: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials-Sherman Keah Yun Fonn, 2015/2016, 1
  • Pattern of Adverse Reactions Associated with Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) in Malaysian Adverse Drug Reaction Database (Nor Akma Syakila bt Lazim), 2014/2015, 1
  • Quantitative Signal Detection for Adverse Drug Reaction in Malaysia Spontaneous Reporting Database (Teo Eve Lynn), 2014/2015, 1
  • Efficacy and Tolerability of Andrographis Paniculata for Treatment of Upper Respiratory Tract Infection: Systematic Review of Randomised Controlled Trials (Tan Wen Hui), 2014/2015, 1
  • Efficacy and Tolerability of Aloe Vera Used as Topical Agents or as Dressings for Burn Wounds: A Systematic Review (Tan Yong Qi), 2014/2015, 1
  • Efficacy and tolerability of micronized purified flavonoid fraction (MPFF) for hemorrhoids: A systematic review (Tan Wei Ling), 2013/2014, 1
  • A Systematic Review of the Efficacy and Tolerability of Hydroxyethylrutosides for the Improvement of the Signs and Symptoms of Chronic Venous Insufficiency (Tho Li Yan), 2013/2014, 1
  • Direct Patient Reporting of Adverse Drug Reactions: Survey of Public Awareness in the Klang Valley (Pauline Tan Xinli), 2013/2014, 1
  • Causality assessment of spontaneous ADRs: Comparisons of algorithms (Pang Lai Hui), 2011/2012, 1
  • Reports of suspected adverse reactions associated with Complementary and Alternative Medicines in MADRAC database (Siti Zakiyyah Bakhtiar)., 2011/2012, 1
  • Assessing stress among undergraduate Pharmacy students in the University of Malaya (Sue Hui Sun), 2011/2012, 1
  • Systematic review of effectiveness of Hibiscus sabdariffa as antihypertensive and hypolipidemic agent (Wong Su Yuen)., 2011/2012, 1
  • Herbal Medicines for Musculoskeletal System and Connective Tissue Diseases: Characteristics and Reporting Quality of Systematic Reviews, 2010/2011, 1
  • Herbal Medicines for Cardiovascular Diseases: Characteristics and Reporting Qualities of Systematic Reviews, 2010/2011, 1
  • Herbal Medicines for Mental and Behavioural Disorders: Characteristics and Reporting Quality of Systematic Reviews, 2010/2011, 1
  • Herbal Medicines for Gastrointestinal Diseases: Characteristics and Reporting Quality of Systematic Reviews, 2010/2011, 1
  • University Malaya Pharmacy Students: Learning Styles, 2008/2009, 1
  • Malaysian Public Hospital Pharmacists Views and Attitudes Towards Continuing Professional Development (Hammira Abdul Razak), 2008/2009, 1
  • Interprofessional learning: the attitudes of medical, nursing and pharmacy students to shared learning, 2008/2009, 2
  • A Systematic Review of Honey as a Topical Treatment for Wounds, 2008/2009, 1
  • Effectiveness of Topical Creams for Photodamaged Skin: A Systematic Review, 2007/2008, 1
  • Learning Styles Preferences of Undergraduate Pharmacy Students, University of Malaya (Shim Yee Wei), 2007/2008, 1
  • Mitragyna speciosa: A Systematic Review of its Chemistry, Pharmacology and Uses (Lim Fei Xin), 2007/2008, 1
  • Allopurinol-induced Severe Cutaneous Adverse Reactions: A Systematic Review (Ivory Jeanne Anak Bakri), 2007/2008, 1
  • CYP2C9 Gene Variants and Bleeding Risks in Warfarin-Treated Patients: A Systematic Review (Cheow Engchi), 2007/2008, 1
  • An Assessment of Patient Satisfaction with Outpatient Pharmacy Services in Malaysian Hospital, 2006/2007, 4
  • Fluvoxamine Versus Tricyclic Antidepressants for Depression: A Systematic Review (Nurhazwani Mohd Noor), 2005/2006, 1
  • Comparative Tolerability of Fluoxetine and Imipramine: A Systematic Review (Chung Pei Pei), 2005/2006, 1
  • Survey on Usage of Herbal Medicines for Anxiety, 2005/2006, 1
  • Survey on Usage of Herbal Medicines for Toothache, 2005/2006, 1
  • Paroxetine Versus Tricyclic Antidepressants for Depression: A Systematic Review, 2005/2006, 1
  • Survey on Usage of Herbal Medicines for Hair Loss, 2005/2006, 1
  • Fluoxetine Versus Tricyclic Antidepressants for Depression: A Systematic Review, 2005/2006, 1
  • Review on Medicinal Plants used in Asia for Diabetes Mellitus, 2005/2006, 1
  • Spontaneous Reporting System for Adverse Drug Reactions: Physicians Knowledge and Attitudes (Tan Ching Siang and Nurul Suhada Badarudin), 2004/2005, 2
  • Health supplement used among undergraduate students at the University of Malaya, 2004/2005, 2
  • The Effect of Kava on Anxiety when Compared to Placebo: A Systematic Review (Raffik Najmuddin Kamaludin), 2004/2005, 1
  • The Effect of Dietary Phytoestrogens on Hot Flushes when Compared to Placebo: A Systematic Review (Muhammad Taufik Yahya), 2004/2005, 1
  • The Effect of Black Cohosh on Hot Flushes when Compared to Placebo: A Systematic Review, 2004/2005, 1
POST GRADUATE STUDENT
(Name of Degree), (Name of Candidates), (Title of Thesis), (Academic Session)

Completed
  • Master Degree, Ong Bee Yean, Efficacy of Cordyceps sinensis as an adjunctive treatment in end-stage renal failure patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis. (Sole supervisor), 2014/2015
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Vidhya A/p Hariraj, Pharmacovigilance: Patient reporting, causality assessment, and signal detection (Sole supervision), 2014/2015
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Rahela Ambaras Khan, Feasibility and Impact on De-escalation of Empirical Antibiotic Therapy in Ventilator Associated Pneumonia: Observational Study (Sole supervisor), 2014/2015
  • Master Degree, Atikah Shaharudin, Systematic review of the effectiveness and safety of Hyaluronic acid for acute and chronic wounds (Sole supervisor), 2013/2014
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Abdul Haniff Bin Mohamad Yahaya, Pharmacoepidemiological study of non-prescriptions drug use in Malaysia (Shared supervision), 2013/2014
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Semira Abdi Beshir, Assessment of anticoagulation use in patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation: Observational studies (Shared supervision), 2013/2014
  • Master Degree, Ong Yi Chin, Systematic Review of Red Yeast Rice for Hypercholesterolemia (Sole supervisor), 2012/2013
  • Master Degree, Noor Hidayah Mohd Nor, Benzoyl Peroxide for Acne Vulgaris: A Systematic Review (Sole supervisor), 2009/2010
  • Master Degree, Kamarudin Ahmad, Mitragyna speciosa: A Systematic Review of Its Pharmacology and a Survey on its Use in the Northern States of Malaysia (Sole supervisor), 2009/2010
  • Master Degree, Chong Nyuk Jet, Centella Asiatica: A Systematic Review of its Chemistry, Pharmacology and Uses (Sole supervisor), 2008/2009
  • Master Degree, Siti Fauziah Abu, A Systematic Review Of Silver Containing Dressings For Wound Management (Sole supervisor), 2008/2009
  • Master Degree, Wan Maria Nabillah Wan Abdul Ghani, Diet Intake and Oral Cancer: A Systematic Review (Shared supervision), 2007/2008
  • Master Degree, Yvonne Khoo Siew Khoon, A Systematic Review of Garlic for Cardiovascular Disease (Sole supervision), 2007/2008

Ongoing
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Noraisyah Mohd Sani, Risk Minimisation Measures in Medicines: assessing impact and systematic review of methodological gaps, 2018/2019
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Nik Shamsiah Nik Salleh, Triclosan and triclocarban as antibacterial agents in personal care products: a systematic review and cross-sectional study, 2018/2019
  • Master Degree, Abuzar Watan Pal, The methodological quality of Clinical Practice Guidelines for Opioid Use Disorders; A systematic review Thank you., 2018/2019
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Wang Leong Seng, Pharmacist home medication review: clinical outcomes and health economic evaluation, 2018/2019
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Rema Panickar Sugunan @ Vasanthan, Effectiveness of Risk Minimisation Measures: Systematic Review of Assessment Methods, and Analysis of Impact on Prescribing Trend of Antiepileptics in Female Patients in Malaysia., 2018/2019
  • Master Degree, Sameerah Shaikh Abdul Rahman, Complementary and Alternative Medicines: Pharmacovigilance and predictors of serious adverse reactions (Sole supervisor), 2012/2013