SCIENTIFIC PROGRAMME 32nd MSPP 2018

SCIENTIFIC PROGRAMME 32nd MSPP 2018
 

DAY 1: 8TH AUGUST 2018 (WEDNESDAY)
0730 - 0830 Registration of participants
0830 - 0930 Opening Ceremony
Officiate by YBhg. Prof. Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Dr. Noor Azlan Ghazali
Vice-Chancellor of Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
0930 - 1015 KEYNOTE ADDRESS Translating Medical Science into Sustainable Health Care
Speaker: Professor Emeritus Dato’ Dr. Khalid bin Tan Sri Abdul Kadir
(Monash University)
Chairperson: Professor Dato’ Dr. Ruszymah Haji Idrus
Venue: Grand Ballroom
1015 - 1045 Morning Tea & Poster Viewing
1045 - 1130 PLENARY 1 Role of Nutrition in Tackling Major Issues in Malaysia
Speaker: Professor Dr. Suzana Shahar (UKM)
Chairperson: Associate Professor Dr. Chua Kien Hui
Venue: Grand Ballroom
1130 - 1230 Young Investigator Award Competition Presentation
Chairperson: MSPP Team
Venue: Grand Ballroom
1230 - 1300 LUNCH TALK 1 (sponsored by company)
1300 - 1400 Lunch, Zuhur Prayer & Poster Viewing
1400 - 1530 SYMPOSIUM 1
NON-COMMUNICABLE DISEASEChairperson: Professor Dr. Norfilza Mohd Mokhtar
Venue: Grand Ballroom
SYMPOSIUM 2
AGING & HEALTH-RELATED PROBLEMS
Chairperson: Dr. Jaya Kumar A/L Murthy
Venue: Cempaka room
  1. Gut Microbiome at the Frontier of Precision Medicine
    Speaker: Associate Professor Dr. Raja Affendi Raja Ali (UKM)
  2. Old for New: Managing Hypertension in Low Resources Settings
    Speaker: Assistant Professor Dr. Aini Hamid (University of Nottingham)
  3. Roles of Oxidative Stress in Fertility
    Speaker: Associate Professor. Dr. Siti Fatimah Ibrahim (UKM)
  1. Biomarker in Alzheimer Disease: Current State of Translational Research
    Speaker: Assistant Professor Dr. Wael Mohamed (IIUM)
  2. Cerebrovascular Diseases & Treatment: New Insight for Health Care
    Speaker: Associate Professor Dr. Muzaimi Mustapha (USM)
  3. Epilepsy Management in the 21st Century
    Speaker: Professor Dato’ Dr. Raymond Azman Ali (UKM)
1530 - 1600 Tea & Poster Viewing
1600 - 1730 FREE PAPER PRESENTATION 1:
NON-COMMUNICABLE DISEASE
Judges:
  1. Associate Professor Dr. Raja Affendi Raja Ali (UKM)
  2. Assistant Professor Dr. Aini Hamid (University of Nottingham)
  3. Associate Professor. Dr. Siti Fatimah Ibrahim (UKM)

Chairperson: Associate Professor Dr. Isa bin Naina Mohamed
Venue: Grand Ballroom

FREE PAPER PRESENTATION 2:
AGING & HEALTH-RELATED PROBLEMS
Judges:
  1. Assistant Professor Dr. Wael Mohamed (IIUM)
  2. Associate Professor Dr. Muzaimi Mustapha (USM)
  3. Professor Dato’ Dr. Raymond Azman Ali (UKM)

Chairperson: Dr. Jaya Kumar A/L Murthy
Venue: Cempaka Room

1730 - 1830 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF MSPP
Venue: Cempaka Room
 

DAY 2: 9TH AUGUST 2018  (THURSDAY)
0800 - 0830 SHARING SESSION 1 How to Make the Editor Say Yes to Your Manuscript?
Speaker: Professor Dr. Srijit Das (UKM)
Chairperson: Associate Professor Dr. Chua Kien Hui
Venue: Grand Ballroom
0830 - 0915 PLENARY 2 TOPIC TO BE ANNOUNCED
Speaker: Professor Dr. Norfilza Mohd Mokhtar (UKM)
Chairperson: Dr. Norhazlina Abd. Wahab
Venue: Grand Ballroom
0915 - 0935 Morning Break & Poster Viewing
0935 - 1020 PLENARY 3 Effect of Vascular Ageing on the Heart and Brain
Speaker: Professor Dr. Alberto Avolio
(University of Macquarie, Australia)
Chairperson: Professor Dr. Ahmad Nazrun Shuid
Venue: Grand Ballroom
1020 - 1105 PLENARY 4 Cardiovascular Pathophysiology & Therapeutic Solution
Speaker: Dr. Simon Kennedy (University of Glasgow, UK)
Chairperson: Dr. Azizah Ugusman
Venue: Grand Ballroom
1105 - 1235 SYMPOSIUM 3
CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE
Chairperson: Dr. Amilia Aminuddin
Venue: Grand Ballroom
SYMPOSIUM 4
NATURAL PRODUCTS IN HEALTH & DISEASES
Chairperson: Professor Dr. Norazlina Mohamed
Venue: Cempaka Room
 
  1. Effect of Hypoxia on Sphingosine Kinase Expression and Vascular Function
    Speaker: Dr. Simon Kennedy (University of Glasgow, UK)
  2. Cardiovascular Disease Research in Malaysia: Challenges and Opportunities
    Speaker: Associate Professor Dr. Oteh Maskon (UKM)
  3. Biomarkers of Vascular Function: Noninvasive Assessment and Clinical Application
    Speaker: Professor Dr. Alberto Avolio (University of Macquarie, Australia)
  1. Multiple Medical Benefits of Edible Bird’s Nest Extracts
    Speaker: Associate Professor Dr. Chua Kien Hui (UKM)
  2. The New Concept of Pharmacology of Natural Products
    Speaker: Professor Dr. Ibrahim Jantan (UKM)
  3. Drug Nanodelivery System in Resolving Poor Bioavailability of Polyphenols
    Speaker: Associate Professor Datin Dr. Hajah Sharida Fakurazi (UPM)
1235 - 1305 Lunch Talk 2 (sponsored by company)
1305 - 1400 Lunch, Zuhur Prayer & Poster Viewing
1400 - 1530 FREE PAPER PRESENTATION 3:
CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE
 
Judges:
  1. Dr. Simon Kennedy (University of Glasgow, UK)
  2. Associate Professor Dr. Oteh Maskon (UKM)
  3. Professor Dr. Alberto Avolio (University of Macquarie, Australia)

Chairperson: Dr. Amilia Aminuddin
Venue: Grand Ballroom

FREE PAPER PRESENTATION 4:
NATURAL PRODUCTS IN HEALTH & DISEASES
Judges:
  1. Associate Professor Dr. Chua Kien Hui (UKM)
  2. Professor Dr. Ibrahim Jantan (UKM)
  3. Associate Professor Datin Dr. Hajah Sharida Fakurazi (UPM)

Chairperson: Dr. Chin Kok Yong
Venue: Cempaka Room

1530-1615 PLENARY 5 Metabolic Syndrome, Osteoporosis and Tocotrienol
Speaker: Professor Dr. Ima Nirwana Soelaiman (UKM)
Chairperson: Professor Dr. Ahmad Nazrun Shuid
Venue: Grand Ballroom
1615 - 1645 SHARING SESSION 2 A Scientist Story
Speaker: Professor Dato’ Dr. Ruszymah Haji Idrus (UKM)
Chairperson: Associate Professor Dr. Chua Kien Hui
Venue: Grand Ballroom
1645 - 1715 Closing & Prize Giving Ceremony
Chairperson: Dr. Mohd Heikal Mohd Yunus
Venue: Grand Ballroom
1715 Tea