Curriculum Vitae

DR. ZUBAIDAH BINTI ZANUL ABIDIN

Dental Lecturer
  • Department of Restorative Dentistry
    Faculty of Dentistry

BIOGRAPHY


Dr. Zubaidah Zanul Abidin is a lecturer in the Department of Restorative Dentistry, University of Malaya. She graduated with DDS from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia in 2007 and obtained her specialist training in Restorative Dentistry in Prosthetics Dentistry from Universiti Malaya, Malaysia in 2014. She has been actively involved in undergraduate and postgraduate teaching in Restorative Dentistry and Prosthetics Dentistry. Her research interests include dental material, 3D Dentistry, Artificial Intelligence in Dentistry, OHQoL of patients with maxillofacial prostheses, and dental implants.

AREAS OF EXPERTISE


  • PROSTHETICS DENTISTRY
    REMOVABLE PROSTHESIS , MAXILLOFACIAL PROSTHESIS

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION


  • MClinDent (Restorative Dentistry in Prosthetics Dentistry), (Prosthetics Dentistry)
    Universiti Malaya (UM)
  • DDS, (Dentistry)
    Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)

ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES


  • HEAD OF GERODONTOLOGY MODULE
    08 Sep 2020 - 29 Oct 2021 (Faculty)
  • AHLI JAWATANKUASA IJAZAH DASAR
    08 Sep 2020 - 29 Oct 2021 (Faculty)
  • TIMBALAN KETUA TAHUN 2
    10 Nov 2020 - 29 Oct 2021 (Faculty)
  • AHLI JAWATANKUASA KURSUS ELEKTIF LUAR FAKULTI (KELF)
    17 Jul 2020 - 29 Oct 2021 (University Malaya)
  • HEAD OF GERODONTOLOGY MODULE
    02 Sep 2019 - 31 Aug 2020 (Faculty)
  • AHLI JAWATANKUASA IJAZAH DASAR
    12 Nov 2018 - 31 Aug 2020 (Faculty)
  • TIMBALAN KETUA TAHUN 2
    03 Sep 2018 - 30 Aug 2019 (Faculty)
  • Committee member of OHE module
    03 Sep 2018 - 30 Aug 2019 (Faculty)
  • HEAD OF GERODONTOLOGY MODULE
    03 Sep 2018 - 30 Aug 2019 (Faculty)
  • Member of Module Oral Health Education
    21 Jul 2017 - 20 Jul 2018 (Faculty)
  • Modul Head for Geriatric Dentistry
    21 Jul 2017 - 20 Jul 2018 (Faculty)
  • Coordinator for Year 2 Removable Prosthodontics
    01 Sep 2017 - 31 Aug 2018 (Faculty)
  • Ahli Modul Bersepadu (Integrated Module) BDS 2015/16 - 2017/18
    14 Dec 2015 - 13 Dec 2018 (Faculty)
  • Committee Member for material purchasing
    01 Sep 2016 - 31 Aug 2017 (Faculty)
  • Coordinator for Year 2 Removable Prosthodontics
    01 Sep 2016 - 31 Aug 2017 (Faculty)
  • Modul Head for Geriatric Dentistry
    04 Aug 2016 - 04 Aug 2017 (Faculty)
  • Member of Module Oral Health Education
    04 Aug 2016 - 04 Aug 2017 (Faculty)
  • Committee member for Complete Denture and Partial Denture Standardization Workshop
    10 Jul 2017 - 28 Jul 2017 (Faculty)
  • Year 3 BDS prosthetic Discipline Coordinator
    01 Sep 2015 - 31 Aug 2016 (Faculty)
  • Year 3 BDS prosthetic Discipline Coordinator
    22 Aug 2014 - 31 Aug 2016 (Faculty)
  • PENGERUSI, PERSIDANGAN INOVATIF 2016
    28 Oct 2015 - 19 Aug 2016 (International)
  • Treasurer for Regional Conference of Maxillofacial Prosthodontics
    16 Mar 2016 - 11 Aug 2016 (International)
  • ahli jawatan kuasa, International Conference on Innovative Dentistry (ICID) 2015
    13 Mar 2015 - 04 Aug 2015 (International)
  • Ahli Jawatankuasa kecil Persidangan Saintifik Mahasiswa Pergigian Ke 16
    04 Mar 2015 - 05 Mar 2015 (Faculty)
  • PRECEPTOR TEMPATAN
    01 Oct 2014 - 28 Feb 2015 (University Malaya)

MEMBERSHIPS


  • LIFE MEMBER, MEMBER
    Since 2014 (National)
  • FACULTY OF DENTISTRY, LIFE MEMBERS
    Since 2015 (University)
  • INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY FOR MAXILLOFACIAL REHABILITATION, ACTIVE MEMBER
    2018 to 2019 (International)

AWARD AND STEWARDSHIP


  • SILVER AWARD IN LITEC 2021
    UNIBERSITI MALAYA, 2021 (International)
  • APPRECIATION AS COMMITTEE MEMBER FOR UMHACKS 3.0
    FACULTY OF DENTISTRY, UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA, 2020 (Ptj)
  • APPRECIATION FOR CONTRIBUTION IN WEBINAR: REMOVABLE PROSTHODONTICS AND COVID 19
    FACULTY OF DENTISTRY, UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA, 2020 (National)
  • APPRECIATION AS CONTRIBUTOR FOR 12TH POSTGRADUATE CONFERENCE 2019
    FACULTY OF DENTISTRY, 2019 (Ptj)
  • APPRECIATION AS CONTRIBUTOR FOR RESTORATIVE DENTISTRY SYMPOSIUM: SPORTS DENTISTRY TO ENHANCE PERFORMANCE
    FACULTY OF DENTISTRY, 2019 (Ptj)
  • SUMBANGAN KEMASYARAKATAN UNTUK PROJEK RAMADHAN DONATION DRIVE 2019 KEPADA PELAJAR B40 FAKULTI PERGIGIAN, UNIVERSITI MALAYA
    FACULTY OF DENTISTRY, 2019 (Ptj)
  • CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENT SERVICE
    University of Malaya, 2016 (University)

PUBLICATIONS


Article in Journal
WoS
  1. Buzayan, Muaiyed Mahmoud; Etajuri, Enas Abdalla; Seong, Lim Ghee; Abidin, Zubaidah Bt Zanul; Bin Sulaiman, Eshamsul; Ahmed, Hany Mohamed Ali (2022). First steps of a digital workflow to build up a virtual articulator using open-source Autodesk Meshmixer software, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF COMPUTERIZED DENTISTRY. 25(1), 71-81
  2. Rahim, A. H. A., Abidin, Z. Z., & Yunus, N. (2021). The Digitalisation in Cobalt-Chromium Framework Fabrication. Surface Roughness Analysis: A Pilot Study. Sains Malaysiana, 50(10), 3059-3065. doi: 10.17576/jsm-2021-5010-18
  3. Buzayan, M. M., Seong, L. G., Elkezza, A., Abidin, Z. B. Z., Yunus, N. B., & Sivakumar, I. (2020). Digital workflow for articulating maxillary and mandibular 3D arch models using an open source 3D modeling software program. Quintessence International, 51(9), 776-779. doi: 10.3290/j.qi.a45105
Scopus
  1. Salim S., Salleh N.M., Abidin Z.Z., Yunus N., Rahmat R., Ibrahim N. (2022). Physicomechanical properties of cobalt-chromium removable partial denture palatal major connectors fabricated by selective laser melting, Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry. 128(3), 530.e1-530.e7. doi:10.1016/j.prosdent.2022.06.013

RESEARCH PROJECT


National
  1. 2017 - 2019, Postgraduate Research Grant(PPP)
    Surface Roughness and Candida albicans Initial Adherence to Cobalt Chromium Alloy Fabricated Using Selective Laser Melting Technique (DPRG/18/17=RM17521.10) ( Principal Investigator(PI))
  2. 2017 - 2018, GERAN PENYELIDIKAN PASCA IJAZAH PERGIGIAN (DPRG)
    Physical Properties and Dimensional Accuracy of Removable Partial Denture Metal Framework Fabricated Using Rapid Prototyping: An In-Vitro Study ( Consultant)
  3. 2016 - 2017, NONE
    AN AUDIT OF TIME REQUIRED AND QUANTITY FOR VARIOUS CASES OUTPUT FROM THE PROSTHETIC LABORATORY, FACULTY OF DENTISTRY, UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA. ( Principal Investigator(PI))
  4. 2016 - 2016, NONE
    KNOWLEDGE AND PERCEPTION OF FLEXIBLE DENTURE AMONG PRIVATE DENTAL PRACTITIONERS ( Principal Investigator(PI))

PAPER PRESENTED


INVITED SPEAKER
  1. MAXIILOFACIAL PROSTHESIS FOR ORAL CANCER PATIENTS, ORAL CANCER MODULE 2021, DEPARTMENT OF ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL CLINICAL SCIENCES (University) (22 Mar 2021 - 29 Mar 2021)
  2. AESTHETIC IN REMOVABLE PROSTHODONTIC, THE SEMINAR ON AESTHETIC DENTISTRY, FACULTY OF DENTISTRY UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA (International) (04 Feb 2016 - 04 Feb 2016)
EVENT ORGANISER
  1. BENGKEL PENYERAGAMAN PENGAJARAN DENTUR PENUH DAN DENTUR SEPARA KOBALT KROMIUM, BENGKEL PENYERAGAMAN PENGAJARAN DENTUR PENUH DAN DENTUR SEPARA KOBALT KROMIUM, JABATAN RESTORATIF FAKULTI PERGIGIAN UNIVERSITI MALAYA (University) (10 Jul 2017 - 28 Jul 2017)
  2. "111TH YEAR OF EXCELLENCE: INTEGRATING RESEARCH AND PRACTICE", #111 DENTAL CONGREGATION, FACULTY OF DENTISTRY UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA (International) (13 Aug 2016 - 14 Aug 2016)
  3. REGIONAL CONFERENCE ON MAXILLOFACIAL PROSTHODONTICS, REGIONAL CONFERENCE ON MAXILLOFACIAL PROSTHODONTICS, FACULTY OF DENTISTRY UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA (International) (08 Aug 2016 - 10 Aug 2016)
ORAL PRESENTER
  1. Removable Spectacle-Retained Orbital Prosthesis as an Alternative to Adhesive Prosthesis, 13th Biennial Congress of the Asian Academy of Prosthodontics, Asian Academy of Prosthodontics (International) (25 Aug 2022 - 27 Aug 2022)
  2. V4D IN REMOVABLE PROSTHODONTICS TEACHING, International Innovation in Teaching and Learning 2021 & Language Education Conference (i-InTeLEC 2021), Academy of Language Studies, UiTM Kedah Branch and Language Centre, Universiti Brunei Darussalam (International) (09 Nov 2021 - 10 Nov 2021)
  3. Effect of Different Flask Cooling Methods on Dimensional Accuracy and Colour Stability of Fast Heat-Curing Acrylic Resin, 20th Annual Scientific Meeting of IADR Malaysian Section, INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR DENTAL RESEARCH (IADR) MALAYSIAN SECTION (International) (18 Sep 2021 - 18 Sep 2021)
  4. CHALLENGES OF REMOTE INVIGILATION: FACULTY OF DENTISTRY, UNIVERSITI MALAYA S EXPERIENCE, LEARNING IMPROVEMENT AND TEACHING ENHANCEMENT CONFERENCE 2021, ADeC UNIVERSITI MALAYA (International) (24 Aug 2021 - 26 Aug 2021)
  5. REMOVABLE PROSTHODONTICS AND COVID 19, WEBINAR: REMOVABLE PROSTHODONTICS AND COVID 19, FACULTY OF DENTISTRY UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA (National) (06 May 2020 - 06 May 2020)
  6. Comparison of Denture Base Adaptation of Rapid-Heat Cured Acrylic Resins using Different Cooling Methods, 12TH POSTGRADUATE CONFERENCE 2019, FACULTY OF DENTISTRY (University) (18 Sep 2019 - 19 Sep 2019)
POSTER PRESENTER
  1. Digitalisation In Cobalt Chromium Framework Fabrication : Surface Roughness Analysis, 1st International Conference on Digital Solutions for Education and Clinical Dentistry (ICDSECD) , FACULTY OF DENTISTRY UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA (International) (18 Nov 2019 - 19 Nov 2019)
  2. EMBRACING DIGITALIZATION IN REMOVABLE PROSTHODONTICS:3D ANALYSIS OF ACRYLIC DENTURE BASE, 1st International Conference on Digital Solutions for Education and Clinical Dentistry (ICDSECD) , Faculty of Dentistry, University of Malaya (International) (18 Nov 2019 - 19 Nov 2019)
  3. Efficacy of eugenol on initial adherence of Candida albicans to denture polymers., IADR/SEAADE ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC MEETING, 11 Aug 2014 to 14 Aug 2014, IADR/SEAADE (International) (11 Aug 2014 - 14 Aug 2014)

ACADEMIC/PROFESSIONAL SERVICES


Evaluation
  1. (2020) Complementary Therapies in Clinical Practice, (Reviewer)
  2. (2019) Annals of Dentistry University of Malaya, (Reviewer)
  3. (2018) ANNALS OF DENTISTRY UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA (ADUM), (Reviewer)
  4. (2018) Archives of Orofacial Sciences, (Reviewer)
  5. (2018) PROFESSIONAL EXAM FOR YEAR 2 , (Internal Examiner)
  6. (2016) Master In Clinical Dentistry Restorative (Prosthetic) Part II, (Internal Examiner)
  7. (2016) Peperiksaan Professional Ijazah Sarjana Muda Pembedahan Pergigian, (Internal Examiner)
  8. (2016) ANNALS OF DENTISTRY UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA (ADUM), (Reviewer)
Contribution to external organisation
  1. (2020) INTERVIEWER FOR BDS INTAKE 2020/2021, FACULTY OF DENTISTRY, University
  2. (2020) INTERNAL EXAMINER PROFESSIONAL EXAM SESSION 2019/20202, FACULTY OF DENTISTRY, University
  3. (2019) SUCTION EFFECTIVE MANDIBULAR COMPLETE DENTURE, FACULTY OF DENTISTRY
  4. (2019) SUCTION EFFECTIVE MANDIBULAR COMPLETE DENTURE MAC 2019, FACULTY OF DENTISTRY
  5. (2019) SUCTION EFFECTIVE MANDIBULAR COMPLETE DENTURE MARCH 2019, FACULTY OF DENTISTRY
  6. (2019) MRD WORKSHOP, FACULTY OF DENTISTRY
  7. (2019) PANEL PENEMUDUGA KEMASUKAN KE PROGRAM IJAZAH PERTAMA SESI AKADEMIK 2019/2020, FACULTY OF DENTISTRY, University
  8. (2019) SUPERVISOR ELECTIVE POSTING, FACULTY OF DENTISTRY, University
  9. (2019) PANEL FOR MASTER IN CLINICAL DENTISTRY RESEARCH PRESENTATION, FACULTY OF DENTISTRY, University
  10. (2018) GERIATRIC MODULE (HEAD), FACULTY OF DENTISTRY, University
  11. (2018) DENTAL MATERIAL AND DENTAL TECHNOLOGY MODULE, FACULTY OF DENTISTRY
  12. (2018) MASTER IN CLINICAL DENTISTRY PROFESSIONAL EXAM, FACULTY OF DENTISTRY
  13. (2018) MRD ARE WE READY?, RESTORATIVE DEPARTMENT
  14. (2018) PROFESSIONAL EXAM FOR YEAR 2 , FACULTY OF DENTISTRY
  15. (2018) 11TH ASIAN ACADEMY OF PROSTHODONTICS BIENNIAL CONGRESS, MALAYSIAN ASSOCIATION FOR PROSTHODONTICS
  16. (2018) CASE BASED REASONING, FACULTY OF DENTISTRY
  17. (2018) RESEARCH REPORT PRESENTATION, FACULTY OF DENTISTRY
  18. (2018) PROSTHODONTIC STANDARDIZATION WORKSHOP, FACULTY OF DENTISTRY
  19. (2018) coordinator for year 2 removable prosthodontic, faculty of dentistry, University
  20. (2018) RESTODAY 2019, FACULTY OF DENTISTRY
  21. (2018) COORDINATOR FOR DENTAL MATERIAL AND DENTAL TECHNOLOGY MODULE, FACULTY OF DENTISTRY, University
  22. (2018) TIMBALAN KETUA TAHUN 2, FACULTY OF DENTISTRY, University
  23. (2018) DENTAL STUDENTS SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE, FACULTY OF DENTISTRY
Contribution to event
  1. (2021) Maxiilofacial Prosthesis for Oral Cancer Patients, University, (Panelist/Moderator)

SUPERVISION


Under Graduate Students
  1. (2017) AN AUDIT OF TIME REQUIRED AND QUANTITY FOR VARIOUS CASES OUTPUT FROM THE PROSTHETIC LABORATORY, FACULTY OF DENTISTRY, UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA.
  2. (2016) KNOWLEDGE AND PERCEPTION OF FLEXIBLE DENTURE AMONG PRIVATE DENTAL PRACTITIONERS
Postgraduate Student
Master
  1. (2019) MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF COBALT CHROMIUM DENTURE FRAMEWORK FABRICATED USING 3-D PRINTING TECHNOLOGY, Dr Aini Hayati Abd Rahim
  2. (2019) Comparison of Denture Base Adaptation of Rapid Heat-Cured Acrylic Three Dimensionally Using Different Cooling Methods, Dr Lee Wei May
  3. (2018) MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF COBALT CHROMIUM DENTURE FRAMEWORK FABRICATED USING 3-D PRINTING TECHNOLOGY, DR LEE WEI MAY
  4. (2018) MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF COBALT CHROMIUM DENTURE FRAMEWORK FABRICATED USING 3-D PRINTING TECHNOLOGY, Dr Aini Hayati Abd Rahim
  5. (2016) Physical Properties and Dimensional Accuracy of Removable Partial Denture Metal Framework Fabricated Using Rapid Prototyping An In-Vitro Study, Dr Douaa Jouni

TEACHING


Master
  1. (2019) DXGW6102 - General Dentistry
  2. (2018) DXGW6102 - General Dentistry
  3. (2018) DLGC6180 - Restorative Dentistry in Prosthetics
  4. (2017) DLGC6180 - Restorative Dentistry in Prosthetics
Bachelor/First Degree
  1. (2019) DIA5008 - Prosthodontic Iii
  2. (2018) DIA2003 - Dental Materials & Dental Technology
  3. (2018) DLED4101 - Prosthetic Dentistry
  4. (2018) DLED5101 - Prosthetic Dentistry
  5. (2017) DLED3101 - Pergigian Prostetik
  6. (2017) DLED5101 - Prosthetic Dentistry
  7. (2017) DLED5101 - Prosthetic Dentistry

PATENT/IPR


  • Clinical Procedures in Complete Denture (2015)
    Copyright (University)

SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY ACTIVITIES


  • Organising Committee for 7th Malaysian Association for Prosthodontics (Map) Annual Scientific Conference and Agm, (06 Oct 2017 - 08 Oct 2017)
  • Treasurer for Restorative Dentistry Professorial Talks and Workshops 2017, (03 Aug 2017 - 03 Aug 2017)
  • Chairperson for #111 Dental Congregation Post Conference Workshop, (15 Aug 2016 - 16 Aug 2016)
  • Treasurer for Regional Conference On Maxillofacial Prosthodontics, (08 Aug 2016 - 10 Aug 2016)