Tentative Programme ICAMS 2019

Tentative Programme

Day 1

Saturday, 13 April 2019  Venue: Waterfront Hotel Kuching, Sarawak

 

8.00 – 9.00 am

Registration

8.30 – 9.00 am

Arrival of  guests/dignitaries

9.00 – 9.05 am

Du’a Recital

9.05 – 9.15 am

Welcome speech by Chairman of 4th ICAMS

9.15 – 9.30 am

Speech by Vice Chancellor Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

9.30 – 9.45 am

Inaugural speech

The Honorable Dr Lee Boon Chye

Deputy Health Minister of Malaysia

9.45 – 10.15 am

Group photography session
Tea/coffee
Poster viewing

10.15 – 11.00 am

Keynote Lecture

Prof. Emerita Tan Sri Dr. Sharifah Hapsah Syed Hasan Shahabudin

Professor Emerita of Medical Education and former Vice Chancellor of Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (Malaysia)

Title: Nurturing health professionals in education and research

11.00 –11.30 am

Plenary talk 1

Prof Dr Ima Nirwana Soelaiman

Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

Title: In vitro studies on the effects of tocotrienol on bone cells

Chairperson: Prof. Dr. Norazlina Mohamed

11.30-12.50 pm

Young Investigator Presentation 1

Chairperson: Prof. Dr. Norzana Abd Ghafar

 

YIA01

REGRESSION OF INVASIVE DUCTAL CARCINOMA TREATED WITH SIROLIMUS AND SUNITINIB IN NMU- INDUCED ANIMAL CANCER MODEL

Nurul Fathiyatul Nabila Jaffar, Muhammad Shahidan Muhammad Sakri, Tengku Ahmad Damitri Al-Astani b Engku Daud@Tengku Din, Hasnan Jaafar

YIA02

MESENCHYMAL STEM CELLS-DERIVED NEURAL PROGENITOR STEM CELLS TREATED IMPROVES FUNCTIONAL RECOVERY IN RAT SPINAL CORD INJURY

Putri Nur Hidayah Al-Zikri, Fauziah Mohamad Idris, Jafri Malin Abdullah, Hasnan Jaafar

YIA03

DYSREGULATION OF EMT MARKERS DRIVEN BY EPIGENETIC REGULATOR SETD1A IN TRIPLE NEGATIVE BREAST CANCER CELL LINES

Ezanee Azlina Mohamad Hanif, Paul B Mullan

YIA04

OPTIMISATION OF A PC 12 CELL-BASED IN VITRO STROKE MODEL FOR SCREENING POTENTIAL NEUROPROTECTIVE AGENTS

Pin Fen Chua, William K. Lim

YIA05

TRPC3-NOX2 COMPLEX ACTIVATION UNDERLIES ADENOSINE TRIPHOSPHATE (ATP)-INDUCED CARDIOMYOCYTE ATROPHY

Suhaini Sudi, Motohiro Nishida, Caroline Sunggip

YIA06

TREATMENT WITH TRF MODULATES OXIDATIVE STRESS-INDUCED OSTEOCLAST DIFFERENTIATION AND ITS ACTIVITY IN VITRO

Nur Fathiah Mohd Radzi, Zakiah Jubri, Suzana Makpol, Ima Nirwana Soelaiman and Ekram Alias

YIA07

FROM DISEASED TO QUIESCENCE: THE EFFECT OF RETINOIC ACID SUPPLEMENTATION ON KERATOCONIC FIBROBLASTS IN VITRO UNDER SERUM-FREE CONDITION

Fadhilah Zainal Abidin, Dimitrios Karamichos, Francisco Figueiredo, Che Connon

 

12.50 – 2.00 pm

LUNCH

PRAYER/ POSTER JUDGING

2.00 – 2.20 pm

SYMPOSIUM 1 :

Fundamental Research

Chairperson: Dr Norhazlina Abdul Wahab

SYMPOSIUM  2:

Medical Education

Chairperson: Assoc Prof Dr Norliza Muhammad

 

Symposium speaker 1:

Dr Chua Chee Wai

Shanghai Jiao Tong University (China)

Title: Intrinsic androgen receptor independence in prostate epithelial cells

Symposium speaker 2:

Prof Datuk Dr Harlina Halizah Siraj

Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (Malaysia)

Title: Teaching and assessing clinical reasoning: Are we doing it right?

2.20 – 4.00 pm

Free oral communication 1

Free oral communication 2

 

OC01

SYNERGISTIC ANTIBACTERIAL EFFECT OF LEAF, ROOT, AND STEM BARK EXTRACTS OF ACACIA NILOTICA AND PSIDIUM GUAJAVA ON EXTENDED SPECTRUM BETA LACTAMASE (ESBL) PRODUCING ESCHERICHIA COLI AND KLEBSIELLA PNEUMONIA

Salawudeen A, Agbo E.B, Tahir F, Suleiman M.A, Adamu M.T

 

OC02

FLAVONES FROM NICOTIANA PLUMBAGINIFOLIA SHOWING ANALGESIC AND ANXIOLYTIC ACTIVITIES IN MICE MODEL

Md. Shafiullah Shajib, Mohammad A. Rashid

OC03

PALMITIC RICH INTERESTERIFED FATS ELEVATED PLASMA HDL, LARGE HDL SUB-FRACTIONS AND REGULATION OF HEPATIC GENES BY ENHANCING CHOLESTEROL CLEARANCE PATHWAY VIA REVERSE CHOLESTEROL TRANSPORT (RCT) IN A HAMSTER MODEL

Gowri Nagapan, Goh Yong Meng, Che Anisahs Che Idris, Noor Lida Mat Dian,

 Kanga Rani Selvaduray and Nagendran Balasundram

OC04

THE EVALUATION OF LIVER OXIDATIVE STRESS PARAMETERS IN METABOLIC SYNDROME RATS TREATED WITH TOCOTRIENOL

Wong Sok Kuan, Chin Kok-Yong, Ima-Nirwana Soelaiman

OC05

A STUDY ON PROPHYLACTIC EFFECT OF POLYHERBAL DRUG MIXTURE IN NORMAL AS WELL AS ALLOXAN- INDUCED DIABETIC RATS

 Tasneem Nayla Mredula, Abu Asad Chowdhury and Mohammad Shah Amran

OC06

THE EFFECTS OF OIL PALM PHENOLICS (OPP) ON LIPID METABOLISM BIO-MARKERS OF HYPERLIPIDAEMIC GOLDEN SYRIAN HAMSTER

SB Syarifah-Noratiqah, Syed Fairus, HMS Qodriyah, Isa Naina-Mohamed

OC07

RESVERATROL PREVENTS NICOTINE-INDUCED HYPERTENSION AND CARDIAC DYSFUNCTION IN RATS

Anand Ramalingam, Norsyahida Mohd. Fauzi, Siti Balkis Budin, Rebecca H. Ritchie, Satirah Zainalabidin

OC08

TESTOSTERONE REDUCES EXPRESSION OF MECA-79 AND NUMBER OF EMBRYO IMPLANTATION SITE IN EARLY PREGNANCY RAT MODEL

Mohd Helmy Mokhtar, Nelli Giribabu, Naguib Salleh

 

 

OC09

SEXUAL DIMORPHISM OF THE SUBPUBIC ANGLE: A PRELIMINARY STUDY USING COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY (CT) SCAN IN MALAYSIANS

Siti Hanum Mohd Ali, Normaliza Omar, Mohamed Swarhib Shafie, Nik Azuan Nik Ismail, Helmi Hadi, Faridah Mohd Nor

 

 

 

 

OC10

PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE STATUS OF HIV/AIDS GLOBAL PANDEMIC

Narendra Kumar Chopra, Ma Han Ni

 

OC11

AGE ESTIMATION FROM DENTAL IMAGING ON PREMOLARS IN ADULTS

Donni S, Haslinda R, Phrabhakaran N, Aspalilah A

 

OC12

Post-Mortem Changes of Sus scrofa domestica in Equatorial Climate in Sarawak, Malaysia

Ting Kwong Ing, Normaizatul Afizah Ismail, Faridah Mohd Nor, Ab Halim Mansar

OC13

MICROARRAY ANALYSIS OF THE MOLECULAR MECHANISM INVOLVED IN EOPD AND LOPD PATIENTS IN MALAYSIA

Nor Ilham Ainaa Muhsin, Wan Fahmi Wan Mohamad Nazarie, Ahmad Rasyadan Arshad, Muhiddin Ishak, Zamzureena Mohd Rani, Fairuz Fatin Zolkafali, Ambrose Louise, Siti Aishah Sulaiman, A Rahman A Jamal, Nor Azian Abdul Murad

OC14

THE INFLUENCE OF PHYSICAL ACTIVITY LEVEL AND SEDENTARY BEHAVIOR ON BODY COMPOSITION COMPONENTS IN ADOLESCENTS

Mohamed S Zulfarina, Razinah Sharif, Shuid A Nazrun, Isa Naina-Mohamed

OC15

PERTURBATION OF HOST-MICROBES INTERACTION IN GUT TUMOR MICRO-ENVIRONMENT: AN EVIDENCE FROM MICROBIOME SECRETOME STUDY

Siok-Fong Chin, Putri Intan Hafizah Megat Mohd Azlan, Luqman Mazlan, Hui-min Neoh, Raja Affendi Raja Ali, Rahman Jamal

OC16

ENDOSCOPY AS PART OF INITIAL WORK-UP FOR ISOLATED UNINTENTIONAL WEIGHT LOSS: OESOPHAGOGASTRODUODENOSCOPY BUT NOT COLONOSCOPY SHOULD BE CONSIDERED

Khairul Najmi Muhammad Nawawi, Raja Affendi Raja Ali

 

4.00-4.30 pm

Tea/coffee

Poster viewing

4.30 – 9.00 pm

RIVER CRUISE & DINNER

 

 

 

Day 2

Sunday, 14 April 2019  Venue: Waterfront Hotel Kuching, Sarawak

 

9.00 – 9.30 am

Plenary talk 2:

Prof Dr Owen Woodman

RMIT University, Melbourne (Australia)
Title: A new pharmacological approach to preventing myocardial ischaemia/reperfusion injury

Chairperson: Prof Dr Srijit Das

9.30 – 10.00 am

Plenary talk 3:

Speaker: Prof Dr Abdur Rashid

University of Dhaka (Bangladesh)

Title: Flavones from Nicotiana plumaginifolia show analgesic and anxiolytic activities in mice model

Chairperson: Prof Madya Dr Isa Naina Mohamed

10.00 – 10.30 am

Morning tea/coffee
Poster viewing

10.30– 10.50 am

SYMPOSIUM 3 :

Clinical Research

Chairperson: Assoc Prof Dr Sakthiswary a/p Rajalingham

Symposium speaker 3:

Speaker: Professor Dr Faridah Mohd Nor

Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (Malaysia)

Title: Ensuring justice in forensic investigation

10.50-11.10 am

SYMPOSIUM 4 :

Cardiovascular Research

Chairperson: Assoc Prof Dr Kamisah Yusof

Symposium speaker 4:

Associate Professor Dr Lawrence Anchah

Universiti Malaysia Sarawak

 (Malaysia)

Title: The value of patients reported outcomes after acute coronary syndromes

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

11.10-12.30 pm

Young Investigator Presentation 2

Chairperson: Dr Teoh Seong Lin

 

 

YIA08

PHOTOPROTECTIVE EFFECTS OF PTEROSTILBENE SUPPLEMENTATION ON MELANOGENESIS ACTIVITY AND OXIDATIVE STRESS IN UVB IRRADIATED BALB/C MICE

Tava Shelan Nagapan, Dayang Fredalina Basri, Ahmad Rohi Ghazali

YIA09

ANTI-ATHEROSCLEROTIC PROPERTIES OF BERBERIS VULGARIS AQUEOUS EXTRACT IN CHOLESTEROL-FED RABBITS

Nurul Huda Mohd Nor, Fauziah Othman, Sabariah Md Noor Eusni Rahayu Mohd Tohit

YIA10

ANTIOXIDANT, ANTIMICROBIAL, ANTI-DIARRHEAL AND ANALGESIC ACTIVITIES OF DIOSPYROS MALABARICA (DESR.) KOSTEL.

Md. Moniruzzaman, Mohammad Kaisarul Islam, Mohammad A. Rashid

YIA11

A PRELIMINARY FORMULATION OF BIOMATERIAL BONE PASTE

Penny George, Zariyantey Abd Hamid, Md. Zuki Abu Bakar Zakaria, Enoch Kumar Perimal, B.Hemabarathy Bharatham

YIA12

GOAT MILK PREVENTS AGEING-INDUCED MEMORY DECLINE VIA ENHANCING BRAIN NEUROTROPHIC FACTORS 

Afifa Safdar, Khairunnuur Fairuz Azman, Rahimah Zakaria, Che Badariah Ab Aziz and Usman Rashid

YIA13

THE ANTIHYPERTENSIVE EFFICACY OF PIPER SARMENTOSUM AQUEOUS EXTRACT AS COMPARED TO PERINDOPRIL IN SPONTANEOUSLY HYPERTENSIVE RATS

Fatimatuzzahra Hashim Fauzy, Maizura Mohd Zainudin, Hidayatul Radziah Ismawi, Taher El-Shami

YIA14

CHANGES IN THE HEART METABOLIC PROFILE OF MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION RATS INDUCED WITH ISOPRENALINE BY PALM TOCOTRIENOL-RICH FRACTIONS

Khairul Anwar Zarkasi, Satirah Zainalabidin, Tan Jen-Kit, Nur Haleeda Hakimi, Nur Zuliani Ramli, Zakiah Jubri

YIA15

THE EFFECTS OF KELULUT HONEY ON BLOOD PRESSURE, FASTING LIPID PROFILE AND ADIPOCYTE HISTOMORPHOMETRY IN RATS WITH METABOLIC SYNDROME INDUCED WITH HIGH CARBOHYDRATE AND HIGH FAT DIET 

Nur Zuliani Ramli, Kok-Yong Chin, Khairul Anwar Zarkasi, Fairus Ahmad

YIA16

CYCLOOXYGENASE-2 INHIBITORY COMPOUNDS FROM THE LEAVES OF GLYCOSMIS PENTAPHYLLA (RETZ.) A. DC.: CHEMICAL AND IN SILICO STUDIES

Mahfuza Afroz Soma, Md. Ruhul Kuddus and Mohammad Abdur Rashid

12.20-2.00pm

LUNCH

PRAYERS/ POSTER JUDGING

 2.00 – 2.20 pm

SYMPOSIUM 5 :

Metabolic Diseases

Chairperson: Assoc Prof Dr Nur Azlina Mohd Fahami

Symposium speaker 5:

Dr Loh Huai Heng

Universiti Malaysia Sarawak

 (Malaysia)

Title: Obesity – a huge problem

 

2.20-2.40 pm

SYMPOSIUM  6:

Natural products

Chairperson: Dr Satirah Zainal Abidin

 

Symposium speaker 6:

Prof Dr Siti Balkis Budin
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (Malaysia)

Title: Polyphenol rich-extract of Roselle ameliorates cardiac dysfunction and structural alteration in diabetic rats.

 

2.40 – 4.00 pm

Young Investigator Presentation 3

Chairperson: Dr Taty Anna Kamaruddin