Curriculum Vitae

DATIN PROF. DR. ZORIAH BINTI AZIZ

Honorary Professor
  • Dean Office
    Faculty of Medicine
  • +603-79674909

AREAS OF EXPERTISE


  • PHARMACOVIGILANCE
    Pharmacovigilance
  • EVIDENCE-BASED PHARMACOTHERAPY
  • EVIDENCE-BASED HERBAL MEDICINES

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION


  • MApp Stat, (Applied Statistics)
    Universiti Malaya (UM)
  • PhD (Evidence-based Pharmacotherapy), (Philosophy)
    Aston University, Birmingham, UK
  • MSc (Pharmacy), (Farmasi)
    Universiti Sains Malaysia (Usm)
  • BPharm (Hons), (Farmasi)
    Universiti Sains Malaysia (Usm)

ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES


  • Chairman
    01 Aug 2014 - 31 Jan 2020 (Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine)
  • Committee Member of Postgraduate Degree
    01 Sep 2014 - 31 Jan 2020 (Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine)
  • Module Coordinator: Biostatistics & Epidemiology
    01 Sep 2014 - 31 Jan 2020 (Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine)
  • Head of Department
    01 Aug 2018 - 05 Jan 2020 (Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine)
  • Head of Department
    01 Mar 2018 - 31 Aug 2019 (Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine)
  • Selection Committee for appointment of lecturers, Faculty of Medicine
    01 May 2017 - 30 Apr 2019 (Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine)
  • Head of Department
    05 Jan 2018 - 28 Feb 2018 (Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine)
  • Member of Medical Ethics Committee
    01 Aug 2014 - 31 Dec 2018 (Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine)
  • Committee Member University Malaya Specialist Centre Fund, Faculty of Medicine
    15 Sep 2016 - 14 Sep 2018 (Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine)
  • Head of Department
    22 Dec 2016 - 21 Dec 2017 (Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine)
  • Interviewer for Students's Intake
    14 Mar 2014 - 31 Dec 2017 (University Malaya)
  • Module Coordinator: Evidence-based Pharmacotherapy
    01 Sep 2014 - 31 Dec 2017 (Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine)
  • Panel of assessors
    05 Sep 2013 - 31 Dec 2017 (National)
  • Member of Faculty appeals Committee for Semester System Programme
    05 Nov 2014 - 31 Dec 2017 (Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine)
  • Puspanita Ministry of Energy, Green Technology and Water (Chairperson)
    01 Aug 2014 - 27 May 2017 (National)
  • Head of Department
    01 Aug 2016 - 09 Dec 2016 (Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine)
  • Head of Department
    01 Aug 2014 - 31 Jul 2016 (Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine)
  • Member of IPTA Pharmacy Deans' Council
    01 Aug 2014 - 31 Dec 2016 (University Malaya)
  • Module Coordinator: Statistics for Pharmacy
    01 Sep 2013 - 31 Aug 2014 (Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine)
  • Module Coordinator: Biostatistics & Epidemiology
    01 Sep 2013 - 31 Aug 2014 (Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine)
  • Module Coordinator: Evidence-based Pharmacotherapy
    01 Sep 2013 - 31 Aug 2014 (Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine)

MEMBERSHIPS


  • PHARMACY SUBJECT MATTER EXPERT, MINISTRY OF HEALTH, COMMITTEE MEMBERS
    2019 to 2020 (National)
  • DEVELOPMENT OF SUBJECT MATTER EXPERTS, COMMITTEE MEMBER
    2019 to 2020 (National)
  • MALAYSIAN NATIONAL ADVERSE DRUG REACTION ADVISORY COMMITTEE, ADVISOR AND MEMBER
    2016 to 2018 (National)
  • MINISTRY OF HEALTH, MALAYSIA, ADVISORY COMMITTEE
    2016 to 2018 (National)
  • MALAYSIA COMPETITION COMMISSION, MYCC, COMMITTEE OF EXPERTS
    2016 to 2017 (National)
  • MALAYSIAN QUALIFICATIONS AGENCY, ASSESSMENT PANEL
    2013 to 2017 (National)
  • COCHRANE CONSUMER NETWORK GROUP, MEMBER
    Since 2009 (International)
  • COCHRANE WOUNDS GROUP, REVIEWER
    Since 2009 (International)
  • EVALUATION PANEL FOR PHARMACY PROGRAM, MALAYSIA QUALIFICATION AGENCY , PANEL MEMBER
    Since 2006 (National)

AWARD AND STEWARDSHIP


  • Silver Award - International Learning Improvement & Teaching Enhancement Conference (Litec) 2019
    University Malaya, 2019 (National)
  • 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/ Faculty)
  • 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 of Malaya, 2012 (University)
  • Excellence Service Certificate
    University Malaya, 2011 (University)
  • CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENT SERVICE
    University of Malaya, 2010 (University)
  • Excellence Service Certificate
    Universiti Malaya, 2010 (University)
  • Excellence Service Certificate
    University Malaya, 2009 (University)
  • CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENT SERVICE
    University of Malaya, 2008 (University)
  • Excellence Service Certificate
    University Malaya, 2008 (University)
  • CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENT SERVICE
    University of Malaya, 2007 (University)
  • Excellence Service Certificate
    University Malaya, 2007 (University)
  • Excellence Service Certificate
    University Malaya, 2006 (University)
  • EXCELLENCE SERVICE AWARD
    University of 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)

PUBLICATIONS


Article in Journal
WoS
  1. Sani, N. M., Aziz, Z., & Kamarulzaman, A. (2021). Biosimilars in Malaysia: Regulatory Framework, Approved Products, and Adverse Effects. Therapeutic Innovation & Regulatory Science, 55(3), 490-502. doi: 10.1007/s43441-020-00243-y
  2. Aziz, Z., Huin, W. K., Hisham, M. D. B., Ng, J. X. (2020). Effects of pomegranate on lipid profiles: A systematic review of randomised controlled trials. Complementary Therapies in Medicine, 48, 9. doi: 10.1016/j.ctim.2019.102236
  3. Hisham, M. D. B., Aziz, Z., Huin, W. K., Teoh, C. H., & Abd Jamil, A. H. (2020). The effects of palm oil on serum lipid profiles: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 29(3), 523-536. doi: 10.6133/apjcn.202009_29(3).0011
  4. Panickar, R., Wo, W. K., Ali, N. M., Tang, M. M., Ramanathan, G. R. L., Kamarulzaman, A., & Aziz, Z. (2020). Allopurinol-induced severe cutaneous adverse drug reactions: Risk minimization measures in Malaysia. Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety, 29(10), 1254-1262. doi: 10.1002/pds.5033
  5. Rahman, S. S. A., & Aziz, Z. (2020). Complementary and alternative medicine: Pharmacovigilance in Malaysia and predictors of serious adverse reactions. Journal of Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics, 45(5), 946-958. doi: 10.1111/jcpt.13106
  6. Ong, B. Y., Aziz, Z. (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.
  7. Hariraj, V., Aziz, Z. (2018). Patient Reporting of Adverse Drug Reactions (ADRs) Survey of Public Awareness and Predictors of Confidence to Report. Therapeutic Innovation Regulatory Science, 52(6), 757-763. doi:10.1177/2168479017745025
  8. Aziz, Z., Bell-Syer, S. E. M. (2015). Electromagnetic therapy for treating pressure ulcers. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews(9), 27. doi:10.1002/14651858.CD002930.pub6
  9. Aziz, Z., Cullum, N. (2015). Electromagnetic therapy for treating venous leg ulcers. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews(7), 33. doi:10.1002/14651858.CD002933.pub6
  10. Sun, S. H., Zoriah, A. (2015). Assessing Stress among Undergraduate Pharmacy Students in University of Malaya. Indian Journal of Pharmaceutical Education and Research, 49(2), 99-105.
  11. Ahmad, K., Aziz, Z. (2012). Mitragyna speciosa use in the northern states of Malaysia: A cross-sectional study, Journal of Ethnopharmacology. 141(1), 446-450
  12. Aziz, Z., Flemming, K. (2012). Electromagnetic therapy for treating pressure ulcers, Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 12(Review), 1469-493X.
  13. Aziz, Z., Cullum, N. A., Flemming, K. (2011). Electromagnetic therapy for treating venous leg ulcers, Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 3(Review), 1469-493X.
  14. Aziz, Z., Flemming, K., Cullum, N. A., Manesh, A. O. (2010). Electromagnetic therapy for treating pressure ulcers, Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 12(Review), 1469-493X
  15. Aziz, Z., Tey, N. P. (2009). Herbal medicines: Prevalence and predictors of use among Malaysian adults, Complementary Therapies in Medicine. 17(1), 44-50
  16. Khoo, Y. S. K., Aziz, Z. (2009). Garlic supplementation and serum cholesterol: a meta-analysis, Journal of Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics. 34(2), 133-145
  17. Aziz, Z., Siang, T. C., Badarudin, N. S. (2007). Reporting of adverse drug reactions: predictors of under-reporting in Malaysia, Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety. 16(2), 223-228
Others
  1. Methodological quality of guidelines for the management of opioid use disorder: A systematic review
  2. Wang, L.S., Aziz, Z. & Chik, Z. Disposal practice and factors associated with unused medicines in Malaysia: a cross-sectional study. BMC Public Health 21, 1695 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12889-021-11676-x
  3. Mohd Sani, N., Aziz, Z. & Kamarulzaman, A. Biosimilars in Malaysia: Regulatory Framework, Approved Products, and Adverse Effects. Therapeutic Innovation & Regulatory Science (2020).10.1007/s43441-020-00243-y
  4. Muhamad Danish BH, Zoriah A, Wen KIt H., Chi Haur T, Amira Hajirah AJ. The effects of palm oil on serum lipid profiles: A systematic review and meta-analysis.Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 2020;29(3):523-536.
  5. Rema P, Wo WK, Norleen MA, Tang MM,Letchuman GR, Adeeba K, Zoriah A*. Allopurinol-induced severe cutaneous adverse drug reactions: Risk minimisation measures in Malaysia. Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug safety (accepted).
  6. Sameerah SAR, Zoriah A. Complementary and Alternative Medicine: Pharmacovigilance in Malaysia and Predictors of Serious Adverse Reactions. Journal of Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutic
  7. 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.
  8. 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.
  9. Zoriah Aziz, Weng Kit Huin, Muhammad Danish Badrul Hisham, Jia Xin Ng. Effects of pomegranate on lipid profiles: A systematic review of randomised controlled trials. Complementary Therapie in Medicine. doi.org/10.1016/j.ctim.2019.102236
  10. 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
  11. 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
  12. 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
  13. 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.
  14. 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
  15. 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.
  16. 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)
  17. 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
  18. 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
  19. A Shaharudin, Z Aziz. Effectiveness of Hyaluronic Acid and its Derivatives for Chronic Wounds. Journal of Wound Care. 25(10):585-92.
  20. 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
  21. 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
  22. 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.
  23. 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 .
  24. 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 .
  25. 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.
  26. 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
  27. 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]
  28. 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.
  29. 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.
  30. 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
  31. 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.
  32. 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.
  33. 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.
  34. 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.
  35. 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.
  36. 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
  37. 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
  38. 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)
  39. 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.
  40. 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.
  41. 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.
  42. 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
  43. Aziz Z, Shim YW. Reliability of the Index of Learning Styles in Pharmacy Undergraduates. Pharmacy Education 2010. Volume 10(2)
  44. YKS. Khoon, Z. Aziz. Garlic supplementation and serum cholesterol: a meta-analysis. Journal of Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics.2009;34(2):133-45
  45. Z. Aziz, N. Tey. Herbal medicines: Prevalence and predictors of use among Malaysian adults. Complementary Therapies in Medicine.2009;17(1):44-50
  46. Aziz Z, Tan CS, Badarudin NS. Reporting of Adverse Drug Reactions: Predictors of Under-reporting in Malaysia. Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 2007:16;223-228.
  47. Z Aziz. Evidence-based Practice: An Introduction to Systematic Reviews. Malaysian Journal of Pharmacy 2004;1(4):94-100.
  48. Z Aziz. Herbal Medicines: Predictors of Recommendation by Physicians. J Clin Pharm Ther 2004;29;241-246.
  49. 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.
  50. 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.
  51. Lim SK, Aziz Z. Metronidazole injection and its various formulations - A commentary.Jurnal Sains Farmasi Malaysia 1987;5(1):9-12.
Chapter in Books
  1. 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.
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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 Proceeding
  1. 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.
  2. 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.
  3. 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.
  4. 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.
  5. HS Sue, Z Aziz. Assessing stress among undergraduate pharmacy students in University of Malaya. Malaysian Journal of Pharmacy 2012,1(10;57.
  6. 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.
  7. 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.
  8. SY Wong, Z Aziz. The effect of Hibiscus sabdariffa on blood lipids: A systematic review. Malaysian Journal of Pharmacy 2012; 1(10):66.
  9. 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
  10. 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.
  11. 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
  12. 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)
  13. 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
  14. 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.
  15. Siti Fauziah Abu, Zoriah Aziz, 2010. A systematic review of silver-containing dressings for chronic wounds, Vol 24,110.
  16. 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
  17. 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.
  18. 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.
  19. 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
  20. 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.
  21. 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.
  22. Z Aziz, F El-Sabban. Omega-3 Fatty Acids for Hypertension: A Meta-Analysis. 2nd Kuwait International Pharmaceutical Conference. Kuwait 1-3 March 2009
  23. 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.
  24. 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.
  25. 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.
  26. 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.
  27. 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.
  28. 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.
  29. 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.
  30. 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.
  31. 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.
  32. 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.
  33. 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.
  34. 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.
  35. 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.
  36. 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.
  37. Aziz Z, Latiff A Aishah. The Discriminative Stimulus Properties of Mitragyna Speciosa Extract in Rats. FAPFONATURA Varadero, Cuba Nov 20-24 2006
  38. 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
  39. 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.
  40. 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.
  41. 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.
  42. 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.
  43. 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.
  44. 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.
  45. 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.

RESEARCH PROJECT


National
  1. 2017 - 2021, Grand Challenge - SBS (Equitable Society)
    Impact Of Palm Oil Consumption On Cardiovascular Health ( Co-Researcher)
  2. 2015 - 2019, Postgraduate Research Grant (PPP) - Research
    De-escalation Of Empirical Antibiotic Therapy In Patient With Ventilator Associated Pneumonia ( Principal Investigator(PI))
  3. 2018 - 2019, RU Geran - ADEC
    "the Incorporation Of Context-relevant Learning Spaces Into The Teaching And Learning Of Pharmacy Practices: Students? Perception And Learning Effectiveness" ( Co-Researcher)
  4. 2015 - 2018, Postgraduate Research Grant (PPP) - Research
    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))
  5. 2016 - 2018, Postgraduate Research Grant (PPP) - Research
    Efficacy Of Cordyceps sinensis as an adjunctive treatment in end-stage renal disease patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis ( Principal Investigator(PI))
  6. 2016 - 2017, Postgraduate Research Grant(PPP)
    Efficacy of Cordyceps sinensis as an adjunctive treatment in end-stage renal failure patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis ( Principal Investigator(PI))
  7. 2007 - 2016, GlaxoWellcome (M) Sdn Bhd
    Evidence-based Pharmacotherapy ( Principal Investigator(PI))
  8. 2014 - 2016, Postgraduate Research Grant(PPP)
    Systematic Review of the Effectiveness and Safety of Hyaluronic Acid for Acute and Chronic Wounds ( Principal Investigator(PI))
  9. 2012 - 2013, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG)
    Efficacy and tolerability of Hibiscus sabdariffa in the treatment of hypertension: meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials ( Principal Investigator(PI))
  10. 2009 - 2011, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG)
    A satisfaction survey of opioid-dependence clients with methadone maintenance treatment ( Principal Investigator(PI))
  11. 2009 - 2011, Postgraduate Research Grant(PPP)
    Mitragyna speciosa: a systematic review of its pharmacology and a survey of its use in the northern states of Malaysia ( Principal Investigator(PI))
  12. 2010 - 2011, Postgraduate Research Grant(PPP)
    A systematic review of Benzoyl peroxide for acne vulgaris ( Principal Investigator(PI))
  13. 2009 - 2010, Postgraduate Research Grant(PPP)
    A systematic review of silver containing dressing for wounds management. ( Principal Investigator(PI))
  14. 2008 - 2010, Postgraduate Research Grant(PPP)
    Centella Asiatica: A systematic review of its chemistry, pharmacology and clinical properties. ( Principal Investigator(PI))
  15. 2008 - 2009, Postgraduate Research Grant(PPP)
    A systematic review of garlic on cardiovascular disease ( Principal Investigator(PI))

PAPER PRESENTED


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

ACADEMIC/PROF. SERVICES


Evaluation
  1. (2017) Journal article reviewer for BMJ, (Reviewer)
  2. (2017) Reviewer for article in Pediatrics International, (Reviewer)
  3. (2017) Assisting and advising the Faculty of Pharmacy of SEGi University , (Member)
  4. (2016) JEP-D-16-02396, (Reviewer)
  5. (2016) Journal of Ethnopharmacology (JEP-D-15-037XX), (Reviewer)
  6. (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, (Reviewer)
  7. (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, (Reviewer)
  8. (2016) Accreditation of BPharm (Hons) Programme, Quest University, Perak, (Assessors (Chairperson))
  9. (2016) Accreditation of BPharm (Hons), KPJ University, (Assessors (Chairperson))
  10. (2015) Complementary Therapie in Medicine (Journal reviewer) , (Reviewer)
  11. (2014) Taylor's University BPharm (Hons) , (External Examiner)
  12. (2014) 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) , (Reviewer)
  13. (2014) Assessor Panel Member for University of Queensland's Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours) programme accreditation evaluation visit, (Assessor)
  14. (2014) Complementary Therapies in Medicine (Elsevier) Manuscript 00230, (Reviewer)
  15. (2014) Journal of Evidence-Based Medicine (Wiley-Blackwell) Manuscript 10-040, (Reviewer)
  16. (2014) Contemporary Nurse Journal (eContent Management)Manuscript 5017, (Reviewer)
  17. (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) , (Reviewer)
  18. (2013) Journal of Ethnopharmacology (Elsevier): Manuscript number (JEP-D-13-02186 ; JEP-D-13-02186R1; JEP-D-13-02891; JEP-D-13-03400), (Reviewer)
  19. (2013) International Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences , (Reviewer)
  20. (2013) Phytotherapy Research (John Wiley & Sons) (Manuscript No: PTR-13-0667), (Reviewer)
  21. (2013) European Journal of Integrative Medicine (Elsevier)(Manuscript No: EUJIM-D-13-00108), (Reviewer)
  22. (2012) Archives of Dermatological Research (Springer) (Manuscript no: AODR-D-12-00234), (Reviewer)
  23. (2011) Editorial Board Consultant for Clinical Therapeutics, (Advisory Committee)
  24. (2011) Scientific Committee and Editorial Review Board on Social and Human Sciences , (Scientific Committee)
  25. (2011) Moderator and External Examiner for Kuala Lumpur Metropolitan University College , (External Examiner)
  26. (2006) Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety (John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.) Manuscript PDS-11-0024; PDS-12-0009), (Reviewer)
  27. Journal of Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics (John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.) , (Reviewer)
Contribution to external organisation
  1. (2015) R&D Conference Johore 2015 (Judge for Oral Presentations and Posters), Ministry of Health Malaysia
  2. (2015) Persidangan Farmasi Negeri Sabah Kali ke-28 Tahun 2015, Bhg Perkhidmatan Farmasi, Jbtn Kesihatan Negeri Sabah dan Sabah Pharmaceutical Society
  3. (2014) Assessor Panel Member - Assessing and monitoring of programme and education facility offered by higher education institutions, Malaysian Qualifications Agency
  4. (2014) Review of Guidelines for Pharmacy Degree Programme Accreditation and Certification Workshop, Pharmacy Board Malaysia, Ministry of Health Malaysia
  5. (2014) Co-Chairman of Scientific Presentation, Federation of Asian Pharmaceutical Associations
  6. (2014) 8th National Pharmacy Research & Development Conference 2014 (Judging poster and oral presentations), Ministry of Health Malaysia
  7. (2013) 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, National
  8. (2013) 3rd Perak Pharmacy R&D Conference 2013 , Ministry of Health Malaysia
  9. (2013) Expert Panel for Use of Drugs for Cardiovascular Disorders (Malaysian Statistics on Medicines 2009-2010), Ministry of Health, Malaysia
  10. (2013) Advisory committee for new MSc Pharmacology Programme, Universiti Teknologi MARA
  11. (2013) Joint Technical Committee Member under Pharmacy Board Malaysia, Ministry of Health Malaysia
  12. (2013) Expert Panel for New Curriculum Development BPharm (Hons) Programme, Taylor's University
  13. (2012) Speaker and trainer for Critical Appraisal Workshop , Pharmacy Services State of Perak
  14. (2012) Review Guidelines for Approval and Accreditation of Pharmacy Program 2012 , Ministry of Health Malaysia
  15. (2012) Expert Panel for Use of Drugs for Cardiovascular Disorders (Malaysian Statistics on Medicines 2008), Ministry of Health, Malaysia
  16. (2012) Guest speaker and judge at 1st International Postgraduate Conference on Pharmaceutical Sciences, UiTM
  17. (2012) 7th National R&D Pharmacy Conference 2012 , Pharmacy Services, Ministry of Health, Malaysia
  18. (2010) Cochrane Wounds Group, Cochrane Wounds Group, International
  19. (2007) Acreditation Committee for Pharmacy Programme , Ministry of Health Malaysia
  20. (2006) Malaysian Pharmaceutical Society Scientific meeting , Malaysia Pharmaceutical Society, University Malaya and Ministry of Health
  21. (2006) Continuous Professional Development (Pharmacy) Board , Ministry of Health Malaysia
  22. (2006) Expert Panel for NMUS, Pharmacy Board Malaysia, Ministry of Health Malaysia
  23. (2006) Malaysia Pharmacy Board , Minstry of Health Malaysia
  24. (2006) Technical Advisory Committee for Medication Safety, Ministry of Health Malaysia

SUPERVISION


Postgraduate Student
PhD/ Doctoral
  1. (2023) Enhancing Pharmacovigilance in Malaysia: Development of a Strategic Plan for Medication Risk Communication, REMA PANICKAR A/P SUGUNAN @ VASANTHAN
  2. (2023) UNUSED MEDICINES: PREVALENCE, DISPOSAL PRACTICES, ASSOCIATED FACTORS AND GUIDELINES, WANG LEONG SENG
  3. (2023) Strategies to Enhance Biosimilar Acceptance in Malaysia: Regulations, Pharmacists’ Perspectives, and Position Statements, NORAISYAH BINTI MOHD SANI
  4. (2018) Triclosan and triclocarban as antibacterial agents in personal care products: a systematic review and cross-sectional study, NIk Shamsiah Nik Salleh
  5. (2018) Risk Minimisation Measures: Measuring effectiveness, systematic review and methodological considerations, REMA PANICKAR SUGUNAN @ VASANTHAN
  6. (2018) Pharmacist home medication review: clinical outcomes and health economic evaluation, Wang Leong Seng
  7. (2018) Biosimilars: Regulations and Pharmacovigilance in Malaysia, Noraisyah Mohd Sani
  8. (2018) PHARMACOVIGILANCE: PATIENT REPORTING, CAUSALITY ASSESSMENT, AND SIGNAL DETECTION, VIDHYA A/P HARIRAJ
  9. (2017) Antibiotic De-escalation Therapy in Patients with Pneumonia in the Intensive Care Unit: Observational Study and Systematic review, RAHELA AMBARAS KHAN
  10. (2017) ASSESSMENT OF ANTICOAGULANTS USE IN PATIENTS WITH NONVALVULAR ATRIAL FIBRILLATION: OBSERVATIONAL STUDIES, SEMIRA ABDI BESHIR
  11. (2014) Pharmacovigilance: Patient reporting, causality assessment, and signal detection (Sole supervision), Vidhya A/P Hariraj
  12. (2014) Feasibility and Impact on De-escalation of Empirical Antibiotic Therapy in Ventilator Associated Pneumonia: Observational Study (Sole supervisor), Rahela Ambaras Khan
  13. (2013) Pharmacoepidemiological study of non-prescriptions drug use in Malaysia (Shared supervision), Abdul Haniff bin Mohamad Yahaya (M0100104)
  14. (2013) Modulation of gutmicrobiome by probiotics in obesity and related metabolic abnormalities, Mohd Shafiq Aazmi
  15. (2013) Assessment of anticoagulation use in patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation: Observational studies (Shared supervision), Semira Abdi Beshir
  16. (2013) HERBAL MEDICINES FOR HYPERLIPIDEMIA: QUALITY OF REVIEWS AND EFFECTIVENESS OF GINGER, CORDYCEPS AND OAT BRAN, CHONG NYUK JET
Master
  1. (2021) METHODOLOGICAL QUALITY OF CLINICAL PRACTICE GUIDELINES FOR THE TREATMENT OF OPIOID USE DISORDER: A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW, ABUZAR WATAN PAL
  2. (2018) The methodological quality of Clinical Practice Guidelines for Opioid Use Disorders; A systematic review, Abuzar Watan Pal
  3. (2018) COMPLEMENTARY AND ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE: PHARMACOVIGILANCE IN MALAYSIA AND PREDICTORS OF SERIOUS ADVERSE REACTIONS, SAMEERAH BINTI SHAIKH ABDUL RAHMAN
  4. (2016) Efficacy and Tolerability of Cordyceps sinensis as an Adjunctive Treatment in Patients Undergoing Renal Replacement Therapy: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis, ONG BEE YEAN
  5. (2016) Effects of Red Yeast Rice In Dyslipidaemia: A Systematic Review of Randomised Controlled Trials, ONG YI CHIN
  6. (2015) SYSTEMATIC REVIEW OF THE EFFECTIVENESS AND TOLERABILITY OF HYALURONIC ACID FOR ACUTE AND CHRONIC WOUNDS, ATIKAH SHAHARUDIN
  7. (2014) Efficacy of Cordyceps sinensis as an adjunctive treatment in end-stage renal failure patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis. (Sole supervisor), Ong Bee Yean
  8. (2013) Systematic review of the effectiveness and safety of Hyaluronic acid for acute and chronic wounds (Sole supervisor), Atikah Shaharudin
  9. (2012) Systematic Review of Red Yeast Rice for Hypercholesterolemia (Sole supervisor), Ong Yi Chin
  10. (2012) Complementary and Alternative Medicines: Pharmacovigilance and predictors of serious adverse reactions (Sole supervisor), Sameerah Shaikh Abdul Rahman
  11. (2009) Mitragyna speciosa: A Systematic Review of Its Pharmacology and a Survey on its Use in the Northern States of Malaysia (Sole supervisor), Kamarudin Ahmad
  12. (2009) Benzoyl Peroxide for Acne Vulgaris: A Systematic Review (Sole supervisor), Noor Hidayah Mohd Nor
  13. (2008) Centella Asiatica: A Systematic Review of its Chemistry, Pharmacology and Uses (Sole supervisor), Chong Nyuk Jet
  14. (2008) A Systematic Review Of Silver Containing Dressings For Wound Management (Sole supervisor), Siti Fauziah Abu
  15. (2007) Diet Intake and Oral Cancer: A Systematic Review (Shared supervision), Wan Maria Nabillah Wan Abdul Ghani
  16. (2007) A Systematic Review of Garlic for Cardiovascular Disease (Sole supervision), Yvonne Khoo Siew Khoon
Under Graduate Students
  1. (2017) Efficacy of omega-3 as a prevention of myocardial infarction: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised control trials (Zakiah Abas)
  2. (2017) Efficacy of folic acid in the prevention of stroke: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials (Chong Yi Jun)
  3. (2017) Effects of omega-3 supplements on risk of stroke: systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials (Oo Zhi Xin)
  4. (2017) Effectiveness of black tea on lipid profiles: a systematic review and meta-analysis (Ng Chia Yin)
  5. (2016) The effects of nigella sativa on serum lipid profiles: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials (Mr. Teoh Chi Haur)
  6. (2016) 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)
  7. (2016) Effects of lactobacillus acidophilus on lipid profiles: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials (Mr. Huin Weng Kit)
  8. (2016) Effects of Chitosan on Lipid Profiles: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Randomised Controlled Trials (Mr. Tan Wen Jie)
  9. (2016) 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)
  10. (2015) The effects of Pomegranate on Dyslipidemia: A systematic review and Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials- Ng Jia Xin
  11. (2015) The effects of curcumin on serum lipid profiles: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials-Sherman Keah Yun Fonn
  12. (2015) Systematic review of the efficacy and tolerability of tropical ketoprofen for acute pain- Soon Hsiu Li
  13. (2015) Perceived need for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) education among undergraduate pharmacy students: cross scetional survey-Low Hui Yi
  14. (2015) Perceived need for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) education among pharmacy graduates of University of Malaya: A cross-sectional survey-Chew Siew Mei
  15. (2014) Quantitative Signal Detection for Adverse Drug Reaction in Malaysia Spontaneous Reporting Database (Teo Eve Lynn)
  16. (2014) Pattern of Adverse Reactions Associated with Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) in Malaysian Adverse Drug Reaction Database (Nor Akma Syakila bt Lazim)
  17. (2014) Efficacy and Tolerability of Andrographis Paniculata for Treatment of Upper Respiratory Tract Infection: Systematic Review of Randomised Controlled Trials (Tan Wen Hui)
  18. (2014) Efficacy and Tolerability of Aloe Vera Used as Topical Agents or as Dressings for Burn Wounds: A Systematic Review (Tan Yong Qi)
  19. (2013) Efficacy and tolerability of micronized purified flavonoid fraction (MPFF) for hemorrhoids: A systematic review (Tan Wei Ling)
  20. (2013) Direct Patient Reporting of Adverse Drug Reactions: Survey of Public Awareness in the Klang Valley (Pauline Tan Xinli)
  21. (2013) 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)
  22. (2011) Systematic review of effectiveness of Hibiscus sabdariffa as antihypertensive and hypolipidemic agent (Wong Su Yuen).
  23. (2011) Reports of suspected adverse reactions associated with Complementary and Alternative Medicines in MADRAC database (Siti Zakiyyah Bakhtiar).
  24. (2011) Causality assessment of spontaneous ADRs: Comparisons of algorithms (Pang Lai Hui)
  25. (2011) Assessing stress among undergraduate Pharmacy students in the University of Malaya (Sue Hui Sun)
  26. (2010) Herbal Medicines for Musculoskeletal System and Connective Tissue Diseases: Characteristics and Reporting Quality of Systematic Reviews
  27. (2010) Herbal Medicines for Mental and Behavioural Disorders: Characteristics and Reporting Quality of Systematic Reviews
  28. (2010) Herbal Medicines for Gastrointestinal Diseases: Characteristics and Reporting Quality of Systematic Reviews
  29. (2010) Herbal Medicines for Cardiovascular Diseases: Characteristics and Reporting Qualities of Systematic Reviews
  30. (2008) University Malaya Pharmacy Students: Learning Styles
  31. (2008) Malaysian Public Hospital Pharmacists Views and Attitudes Towards Continuing Professional Development (Hammira Abdul Razak)
  32. (2008) Interprofessional learning: the attitudes of medical, nursing and pharmacy students to shared learning
  33. (2008) A Systematic Review of Honey as a Topical Treatment for Wounds
  34. (2007) Mitragyna speciosa: A Systematic Review of its Chemistry, Pharmacology and Uses (Lim Fei Xin)
  35. (2007) Learning Styles Preferences of Undergraduate Pharmacy Students, University of Malaya (Shim Yee Wei)
  36. (2007) Effectiveness of Topical Creams for Photodamaged Skin: A Systematic Review
  37. (2007) CYP2C9 Gene Variants and Bleeding Risks in Warfarin-Treated Patients: A Systematic Review (Cheow Engchi)
  38. (2007) Allopurinol-induced Severe Cutaneous Adverse Reactions: A Systematic Review (Ivory Jeanne Anak Bakri)
  39. (2006) An Assessment of Patient Satisfaction with Outpatient Pharmacy Services in Malaysian Hospital
  40. (2005) Survey on Usage of Herbal Medicines for Toothache
  41. (2005) Survey on Usage of Herbal Medicines for Hair Loss
  42. (2005) Survey on Usage of Herbal Medicines for Anxiety
  43. (2005) Review on Medicinal Plants used in Asia for Diabetes Mellitus
  44. (2005) Paroxetine Versus Tricyclic Antidepressants for Depression: A Systematic Review
  45. (2005) Fluvoxamine Versus Tricyclic Antidepressants for Depression: A Systematic Review (Nurhazwani Mohd Noor)
  46. (2005) Fluoxetine Versus Tricyclic Antidepressants for Depression: A Systematic Review
  47. (2005) Comparative Tolerability of Fluoxetine and Imipramine: A Systematic Review (Chung Pei Pei)
  48. (2004) The Effect of Kava on Anxiety when Compared to Placebo: A Systematic Review (Raffik Najmuddin Kamaludin)
  49. (2004) The Effect of Dietary Phytoestrogens on Hot Flushes when Compared to Placebo: A Systematic Review (Muhammad Taufik Yahya)
  50. (2004) The Effect of Black Cohosh on Hot Flushes when Compared to Placebo: A Systematic Review
  51. (2004) Spontaneous Reporting System for Adverse Drug Reactions: Physicians Knowledge and Attitudes (Tan Ching Siang and Nurul Suhada Badarudin)
  52. (2004) Health supplement used among undergraduate students at the University of Malaya

SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY ACTIVITIES


  • The Reviewer of Manuscript Revision in Therapeutic Journal of Regulatory Science, (01 Jun 2020 - 18 Aug 2020)
  • The Reviewer for a Manuscript in Current Drug Target, (23 Apr 2020 - 03 May 2020)
  • Reviewer to Therapeutic Journal of Regulatory Science, (01 Apr 2020 - 26 Aug 2020)
  • Speaker and Judge At R&D Pharmacy Convention for Johore 2020, (09 Mar 2020 - 10 Jul 2020)
  • Revision of Marking Scheme for Standards of Approval and Accreditation for Pharmacy Degree Programme., (21 Oct 2019 - 21 Dec 2019)
  • External Advisor for Bachelor of Pharmacy Programme (Kpj Healthcare University College), (01 Sep 2019 - 31 Aug 2022)
  • Speaker. Title of Talk: Research in Pharmacy, (07 Apr 2019 - 07 Apr 2019)
  • Judge for Oral Presentation, (06 Apr 2019 - 06 Apr 2019)
  • Assessor of Documents (Area 1 to 9) for Master of Science, IIUM, (04 Oct 2017 - 31 Dec 2018)
  • Accreditation Panel for Bpharm (Hons) Mahsa University, Perak, (15 May 2017 - 17 May 2017)
  • Member, Board of Studies for The Faculty of Pharmacy, Segi University, (01 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2018)
  • Review of Accreditation Guideline Bpharm (Hons) Programme. Document 1 & 2, (21 Nov 2016 - 21 Nov 2016)
  • Review of Accreditation Guideline Bpharm (Hons) Programme, (07 Nov 2016 - 09 Nov 2016)
  • Accreditation Panel for Bpharm (Hons) Quest International University, Perak (Chairperson), (26 Oct 2016 - 28 Oct 2016)
  • Judge for 9th National Pharmacy Research & Development Conference 2016, (07 Aug 2016 - 10 Aug 2016)
  • Accreditation Panel for Bpharm (Hons) University College Kpj (Chairperson), (05 May 2016 - 06 May 2016)
  • Advisor Pharmnight 2016, (12 Mar 2016 - 12 Mar 2016)
  • Event Organiser for Umec Innovative Healthpreneur Workshop, (27 Feb 2016 - 28 Feb 2016)
  • National Pharmacy Sport 2016 (Advisor), (22 Jan 2016 - 24 Jan 2016)
  • 3rd Johor Pharmacy R&D Mini Convention 2015, (17 Jun 2015 - 17 Jun 2015)
  • 2015 Conference On Forensic Medicine and Science (Chairperson for Symposium 4: Forensic Science), (21 May 2015 - 21 Dec 2015)
  • Co-Chairman Faculty of Medicine Research Week (Fomrw) 2015: Theme Pill to Heal, (11 May 2015 - 15 May 2015)
  • Mps Scientific Conference 2012 (as Deputy Organising Chairperson), (31 Oct 2012 - 02 Nov 2012)