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
Chairperson: Dr. Mohd Heikal Mohd Yunus
 
Welcoming Speech from Chairman of MSPP 2018
Professor Dr. Norfilza Mohd Mokhtar
 
Welcoming Speech from Vice President of MSPP
Professor Dr. Harbindar Jeet Singh
 
Welcoming Speech and Officiated by Vice-Chancellor of Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
YBhg. Prof. Dato’ Dr. Nor Ghani Md. Noor
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: Melur Room
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. Kamisah Yusof
Venue: Melur Room
1130 - 1230 Young Investigator Award Competition Presentation
Chairperson: Professor Dr. Harbindar Jeet Singh
Venue: Melur Room
1230 - 1300 LUNCH TALK 1 (sponsored by Johnson & Johnson)
Biologic in IBD: What Clinicians, Physiologist and Pharmacologist Should Know?
Speaker: Associate Professor Dr. Raja Affendi Raja Ali (UKM)
Venue: Melur Room
1300 - 1400 Lunch, Zuhur Prayer & Poster Viewing
1400 - 1530 SYMPOSIUM 1
NON-COMMUNICABLE DISEASE
Chairperson: Professor Dr. Norfilza Mohd Mokhtar
Venue: Melur Room
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 - 1615 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: Melur Room

FREE PAPER PRESENTATION 2:
AGING & HEALTH-RELATED PROBLEMS
Judges:
  1. Assistant Professor Dr. Wael Mohamed (IIUM)
  2. Associate Professor Dr. Muzaimi Mustapha (USM)

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

1615 - 1635 Tea & Poster Viewing
1635 - 1730 FREE PAPER PRESENTATION 1:
NON-COMMUNICABLE DISEASE (continue)
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: Melur Room

FREE PAPER PRESENTATION 2:
AGING & HEALTH-RELATED PROBLEMS
Judges:
  1. Assistant Professor Dr. Wael Mohamed (IIUM)
  2. Associate Professor Dr. Muzaimi Mustapha (USM)

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

1730 - 1830 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF MSPP
Venue: Melur 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: Dr. Chin Kok Yong
Venue: Melur Room
0830 - 0915 PLENARY 2 Application of Omics-based Medicine for Precision Medicine
Speaker: Professor Dr. Norfilza Mohd Mokhtar (UKM)
Chairperson: Dr. Norhazlina Abd. Wahab
Venue: Melur Room
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: Associate Professor Dr. Qodriyah Haji Mohd Saad
Venue: Melur Room
1020 - 1105 PLENARY 4 Perivascular Adipose Tissue, AMPK and the Modulation of Vascular Function
Speaker: Dr. Simon Kennedy (University of Glasgow, UK)
Chairperson: Dr. Azizah Ugusman
Venue: Melur Room
1105 - 1235 SYMPOSIUM 3
CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE
Chairperson: Dr. Amilia Aminuddin
Venue: Melur Room
SYMPOSIUM 4
NATURAL PRODUCTS IN HEALTH & DISEASES
Chairperson: Professor Dr. Norazlina Mohamed
Venue: Cempaka Room
 
  1. Involvement of Sphingosine Kinase 1 in Phase 1 of the Hypotensive Response to Anandamide in the Anaesthetised Mouse
    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 (Taylor’s University)
  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 MSD)
A Little Tale of Carbapenem Stewardship in PPUKM
Dr. Petrick Periyasamy (UKM)
1305 - 1400 Lunch, Zuhur Prayer & Poster Viewing
1400 - 1615 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. Norliana Masbah
Venue: Melur Room

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

1615 - 1635 Tea
1635 - 1720 PLENARY 5 Metabolic Syndrome, Osteoporosis and Palm Vitamin E
Speaker: Professor Dr. Ima Nirwana Soelaiman (UKM)
Chairperson: Professor Dr. Ahmad Nazrun Shuid
Venue: Melur Room
1720 - 1750 Closing & Prize Giving Ceremony
Chairperson: Dr. Norliana Masbah
Venue: Grand Ballroom