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Department of Primary Care Medicine

Dr. Adina binti Abdullah
Position: Associate Professor
Main Research Interest / Goals:
  • Health Literacy
  • Patient empowerment
  • Mixed methods research
Dr. Ahmad Ihsan Abu Bakar
Position: Senior Lecturer
Main Research Interest / Goals:
  • Improving men’s help seeking behaviour and health service use.
  • Men’s behaviour in clinic consultation
  • Screening for prostate cancer
Dr. Fadzilah Hanum Mohd Mydin
Position: Senior Lecturer
Main Research Interest / Goals:
  • Prevention and management of elder abuse and neglect
  • Interpersonal violence intervention
  • Advance care plan
  • Healthy ageing
  • Chronic illness in primary care
Dr. Haireen Abdul Hadi
Position: Senior Lecturer
Main Research Interest / Goals:
  • Obesity management in adult and children using innovative
  • To propose walking football as a choice of sporting activity in national school curricular activity
  • Physical activity to suit specific community for healthy living
Dr. Julia Suhaimi
Position: Senior Lecturer
Main Research Interest / Goals:
  • Women health issues
  • Non communicable diseases among children and adolescent e.g. obesity
Dr. Lai Siew Mei Pauline
Position: Associate Professor
Main Research Interest / Goals:
  • Development and provision of pharmaceutical care to improve patient- and medication safety
  • Inter-professional collaboration
  • The future of pharmacy (utilization of e-health/technologies)
  • Pharmacy and Health policy
  • Implementation research
Dr. Lee Yew Kong
Position: Senior Lecturer
Main Research Interest / Goals:
  • Contextualising shared decision making for local culture, values and preferences
  • Comparative cultural research between Asian and Western shared decision making preferences
  • Innovative eHealth interventions to empower patient-centered care
Dr. Liew Su May
Position: Associate Professor
Main Research Interest / Goals:
  • The use of evidence in clinical practice and shared decision making
  • The clinical management of patients with chronic disease care (Cardiovascular Disease Prevention/Cardiovascular Risk, Diabetes, Hypertension, Asthma, Stroke)
  • Assessment and control of Infectious Diseases (Tuberculosis, Dengue)
  • Health Behaviour Research (Physicians, Patients)
Dr. Mohazmi Mohamed
Position: Senior Lecturer
Main Research Interest / Goals:
  • Community oriented primary care
  • Travel medicine – to improve health and fitness of people travelling for Haj
  • Smoking cessation
  • Men’s health
Dr. Nik Sherina Haidi Hanafi
Position: Associate Professor
Main Research Interest / Goals:
  • Chronic diseases particularly hypertension, diabetes mellitus, asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  • Cultural and gender issues in the consultation
  • Self-management