What Are We Doing?

Research Activities

Year

Primary Investigator

Project and Grant

PRESENT

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin

Research Grant University: The Health Effect of The Second-Hand Smokers In Malaysia- Cohort Study

2015

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin

Grand challenge: Smoking Cessation In Malaysia- Joint Collaborative Research by NARCC

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin

Grand challenge: Developing A Universal Health Provider Training In Smoking Cessation For Malaysia

Dr Yee Hway Ann @ Anne Yee

Grand challenge: Mhealth For Smoking Cessation

Dr Mohazmi Bin Mohamed

Grand challenge:Improving Treatment Options Of Smoking Cessation Among Smokers In Malaysia

Prof Rohana Binti Jani

Grand challenge: Capacity Building Among Youths: Developments Of A Smoke Free Generation Towards Smoke Free Malaysia 2045

Prof Noor Hayaty Binti Abu Kassim

Long-term Research Grant Scheme: The health effect of the second-hand smokers in Malaysia- a cohort study

Dr Emilia Zainal

Transdiciplinary Research Grant Scheme: E-cigarettes study

Co-investigator: Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin and Dr Farizah Mohd Hairi

2014

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin

'The grand challenge: steps to ending tobacco-related harm through treatment services in Malaysia - a Programme of strategic research' – Joint Collaborative Research by NARCC

2010

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin

“Smoking Cessation, Mood and Eating Study (SCeMES).

2009

Prof Dr Hussain Habil

“Empowering Dentists into a Tobacco Cessation Program”.

A joint collaborative research managed by Dr Amer Siddiq with the dental team from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (Prof Dr Rahimah Abdul Kadir and Dr Nurul Asyikin Yahya)

Conferences/Symposiums

International

Year

Organizer

Title and Place

2016

Nicotine Addiction Research Group UMCAS, Wellness Research Cluster UM

Nicotine Addiction Symposium University Malaya 111 (NASUM111), 23 & 24 May 2016

2015

Nicotine Addiction Research Group UMCAS, Faculty of Medicine UM and University of Auckland

Moving Towards an Endgame, 2015 Kuala Lumpur International Nicotine Addiction Conference, 22 Apr 2015 to 24 Apr 2015

Nicotine Addiction Research Group UMCAS

Smoking Cessation in Targeted Populations: Extreme Ages - The Elderly, Kuala Lumpur Nicotine Addiction Conference 2015, 23 Apr 2015 to 24 Apr 2015, Nicotine Addiction Research Group

2013

Nicotine Addiction Research Group UMCAS

Kuala Lumpur Nicotine Addiction Symposium

 

National

Year

Organizer

Title and Place

2016

Nicotine Addiction Research Group UMCAS

SCOPE Training of Trainers for Smoking Cessation Healthcare Providers, Jan 2016 to Dec 2016

2015

Nicotine Addiction Research Group UMCAS

SCOPE Training of Trainers for Smoking Cessation Healthcare Providers, 2 Dec 2015 to 2 Dec 2015

Nicotine Addiction Research Group UMCAS

SCOPE Initiation and Training of Trainers, 10 Feb 2015 to 10 Feb 2015

2014

Nicotine Addiction Research Group UMCAS

Associate Prof. Dr Farizah is the Chair Scientific Committee for the 2014 National Symposium on Tobacco Control, 14-15 June 2014

Nicotine Addiction Research Group UMCAS

National Campaign with the Malaysian Medical Gazette in celebration of World No Tobacco Day 2014 #WNTDMsia2014, 26-31stMay 2014(Appendix 2)

2013

Nicotine Addiction Research Group UMCAS

National Tobacco Control Campaign organized by Malaysian Association for Dental Public Health Specialists in collaboration with multiple agencies including NARCC, 9-13 October 2013

Presentations

International

Invited Speakers

Year

Speaker

Title and Place

2015

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin

Motivational Interviewing in Smoking Cessation, 20th Congress of Asian Pacific Society of Respirology, 3 Dec 2015 to 6 Dec 2015, Asian Pacific Society of Respirology (APSR)

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin

Sports and Tobacco Control, 1Malaysia 2ndWorld congress in Sports & Exercise MedicineSociety of Sports and exercise Medicine Malaysia, Society of Sports and exercise Medicine Malaysia, 4 Nov 2015 to 6 Nov 2015

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin

Uplifting Smoking Cessation in Malaysia, International Conference on Addiction Prevention and Treatment (ICAPT), 20 Sep 2015, UMCAS and Green Crescent Turkey

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin

Future plan for building national quitlines, 2015 Asian Pacific Quitline Network Quitline Monitoring Workshop, 5 Aug 2015 to 7 Aug 2015, Chinese Centre for Disease Control and Prevention

Dr. Yee Hway Ann @ Anne Yee

 

Mental Illness and Nicotine Addiction, KL Nicotine Addiction Conference, 24 Apr 2015 to 24 Apr 2015, University Malaya centre of addiction science

 

Dr. Nur Amani @ Natasha Bt Ahmad Tajuddin

Tobacco Harm To Health, Kuala Lumpur Nicotine Addiction Conference 2015, 22 Apr 2015 to 24 Apr 2015, Nicotine Addiction Research Group

Dr Mohazmi Mohamed

Smoking is an Addiction, Kuala Lumpur Nicotine Addiction Conference 2015, 22 Apr 2015 to 24 Apr 2015, Nicotine Addiction Research Group

AP Dr Farizah Mohd Hairi

Tobacco Control Awareness & Advocacy, KLNAC 2015 Pre-conference Workshops, 22 Apr 2015, Nicotine Addiction Research Group

AP Dr Farizah Mohd Hairi

Smoking Cessation in Targeted Populations: Extreme Ages - The Elderly, Kuala Lumpur Nicotine Addiction Conference 2015, 24 Apr 2015, Nicotine Addiction Research Group

AP Dr Farizah Mohd Hairi

Invited speaker for SCOPE (Smoking Cessation: Organising, Planning, Execution) Workshops in Kuala Lumpur (February, April & August 2015), Kuching (May 2015), Johor Bahru (September 2015) and Kota Kinabalu (November 2015).

2012

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin - Bridging the Information Gap, 2012 Kuala Lumpur Nicotine Addiction Symposium, 16 Mar 2012to 17 Mar 2012, University Malaya Centre of Addiction Sciences, (International)

2010

Prof Rahimah

“Audience Response System as a tool for data collection for Research in smoking”. 9thInternational Conference of Asian Academy of Preventive Dentistry, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 9-11 November 2010

Prof Hussain Habil

“Smoking – An Addiction or Lifestyle?” at International Conference Asian Academy of Preventive Dentistry, Istana Hotel Kuala Lumpur 9-11 November 2010, organized by Asian Academy of Preventive Dentistry

2009

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin

“Nicotine Addiction: Empowering dentists into the Smoking Cessation Programme “at the Scientific Meeting of 50thYear Celebration Universitas Padjadjaran, Bandung on 6-7 November 2009


Speakers

Year

Speaker

Title and Place

2015

Dr. Nur Amani @ Natasha Bt Ahmad

Country Report On Tobacco Control, Fellowship Program On Tobacco Control, 30 Nov 2015 To 04 Dec 2015, Who Collaborating Center , Department Of Health Hong Kong

2014

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin

Developing a Teaching Module on Tobacco Contro For Health Care Professionals, 10th APACT, 19 Aug 2013to 21 Aug 2013, APACT, (International)

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin

Smoking Cessation Program and Research Updates, Malaysian Psychiatric Association Special Workshop during the Regional CINP Meeting and Conferences, 03 Oct 2013to 03 Oct 2013, MPA and CINP, (International)

2012

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin

Dentists as Important Agents of Change in Achieving A Smoke Free Nation, 10th Conference of Asian Academy of Preventive Dentistry, 14 Sep 2012to 16 Sep 2012, Asian Academy of Preventive Dentistry, (International)

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin

Sharing of Experience: Research in the Region, Kuala Lumpur Nicotine Addiction Symposium 2012, 16 Mar 2012to 17 Mar 2012, University Malaya Center of Addiction Sciences, (International)

2011

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin

A Mixed Method Approach in the Study of Depression in Patients Undergoing Tobacco Cessation Treatment, Addiction Research Symposium, 15 Aug 2011to 15 Aug 2011, National Addiction Centre, (National)

2010

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin

Thinking Out of The Box: Quit Smoking Program as Part of Employee Assisted Program, 15th Malaysian Conference in psychological Medicine in conjunction with 10th ASEAN Federation Conference, 23 Jun 2010to 26 Jun 2010, Malaysian Psychiatric Association, (International)



National

Invited Speakers

 

Year

Speaker

Title and Place

2016

AP Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin

Malaysian Dental Association Conference for Public Health Specialists, 26 March 2015, Kuala Lumpur

 

MOH Institute of Respiratory Medicine, 31stMarch 2016, Kuala Lumpur

 

Malaysian Association of Adolescent Medicine, 1 April 2016, Johor Bahru

 

Diabetes Educator Conference, 22 & 23 April 2016, Nexus Bangsar South

 

Betel Nut Conference, 26 to 28 April 2016, Kuala Lumpur

 

20th Malaysian Conference of Psychological Medicine 2016 (MCPM), 2 to 4 June 2016, Kuala Lumpur

 

Malaysian Thoracic Society Conference 2016 (MTS), July 2016, Penang

 

Borneo Smoking Cessation Congress 2016, September 2016, Kota Kinabalu

 

Biannual Borneo Tobacco Control Symposium, September 2016, University Malaysia Sabah

 

Asia Pharma Conference, September 2016, Kuala Lumpur

2015

AP Dr Farizah Mohd Hairi

Tobacco Control Policies, Kursus Perkhidmatan Klinik Berhenti Merokok, 27 Oct 2015 to 28 Oct 2015, Jabatan Kesihatan Negeri Sabah, (National)

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin

Teori Tingkahlaku dan Kaitannya, TOT Program Pencegahan dan Intervensi Merokok dalam Kalangan PelajarSekolah, 22 Oct 2015 to 23 Oct 2015, MOH Bahagian Pergigian

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin

The psyche of the smoker, Doing Something Amazing, 26 May 2015, Johnson and Johnson Malaysia

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin

Treatment in smoking cessation, Smoking Cessation Training: The Essentials, 7 May 2015, The Sarawak Neuropsych Conference Organizing Committee

AP Dr Farizah Mohd Hairi

Tobacco Control Policies, 1st Sarawak Neuropsychiatry Conference, 07 May 2015, Hospital Umum Sarawak, (National)

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin

Smoking is an addiction, Smoking cessation for nurses, 5 May 2015, HUKM Dept of Psychiatry

AP Dr Farizah Mohd Hairi

Invited as guest speaker for Radio IKIM (Slot Kesihatan) talking about ‘Smoke-Free Generation’ (“Generasi Bebas Amalan Merokok”), 25 November 2015.

2014

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin

“Is Malaysia ready for the endgame”, 2014 National Symposium for Tobacco Control, 14-15 June 2014, Kuala Lumpur

2010

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin

“Innovations in Implementing Smoking Cessation in Malaysia”, 15thMCPM and 10thAsean FPC Conference, 23-26 Jun 2010, Kuala Lumpur.

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin

“Universiti Malaya Center of Addiction Sciences and Its Activites”, 1stNational of Substance Use Disorder and Infectious Diseases, INFORMM, Pulau Pinang, 30-31 Januari 2010

 


Speakers

Year

Speaker

Title and Place

2015

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin

Smoking and Mental Health, Administrative Psychiatry & Professional Skills Develop, 7 Sep 2015 to 9 Sep 2015, Ministry of Health and Malaysian Psychiatric Association

2014

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin

Sharing experiences from New Zealand on tobacco control - 2014 National Symposium for Tobacco Control, 14-15 June 2014, Kuala Lumpur

2013

Prof Rahimah Abdul Kadir

TreatingontheDentalChair—Quit ClinicsforDentists, 2013 Sabah Tobacco Control Symposium, 07 Oct 2013to 07 Oct 2013, UMCAS, UMS, QEH, (National)

AP Dr Farizah Mohd Hairi

PsychologicalTreatments—Current andNew Recommendations, 2013 Sabah Tobacco Control Symposium, 07 Oct 2013to 07 Oct 2013, UMCAS, UMS, QEH, (National)

Prof Rahimah Abdul Kadir

TheNationalEducationAgendafor TobaccoControl, 2013 Sabah Tobacco Control Symposium, 07 Oct 2013to 07 Oct 2013, UMCAS, UMS, QEH, (National)

AP Dr Farizah Mohd Hairi

Nationaloutlookontobaccocontrol, 2013 Sabah Tobacco Control Symposium, 07 Oct 2013to 07 Oct 2013, UMCAS, UMS, QEH, (National)

AP Dr Chris Bullen

Globaloutlookontobaccocontrol, 2013 Sabah Tobacco Control Symposium, 07 Oct 2013to 07 Oct 2013, UMCAS, UMS, QEH, (National)

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin

Treating Smokers Among the Mentally Ill., 2013 Sabah Tobacco Control Symposium, 07 Oct 2013to 07 Oct 2013, UMCAS, UMS, QEH, (National)

 

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin

Tobacco Use Disorder The Science Revisited and the New DSM 5 and Treating Smokers Among the Mentally Ill, Sabah Tobacco Control Symposium 2013, 07 Oct 2013to 07 Oct 2013, UMCAS, UMS and QEH, (National)

AP Dr Farizah Mohd Hairi

Morbidity & deaths resulting from usage of tobacco products. 5th Malaysian Conference For Tobacco Control 2013, 19 – 20 Jun 2013, Kuala Lumpur (National)

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin

Using Nicotine Replacement Treatment for Tobacco Dependence, Tobacco Dependence Treatment Training, 20 Mar 2013to 20 Mar 2013, Department of Wellness and Health, Gleneagles, (National)

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin

Health Warning Messages for Tobacco Control, Do They Work?, 4th Dental Public Health Conference and Annual Meeting of the Malaysian Association Dental Public Health, 16 Mar 2013to 17 Mar 2013, Malaysian Association Dental Public Health, (National)

2011

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin

Malaysian Academic Psychiatrist and Nicotine Addiction: A Perspective To Ponder, 5th Sabah Mental health Conference, 31 Mar 2011to 02 Apr 2011, Hospital Mesra Sabah, (National)

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin

Benefits of Quitting, Community Social Responsibilty event on Oral Healthcare organized by Malaysian Dental Association, collaboration with Ministry of Defense and GSK, 24 Jul 2011to 24 Jul 2011, Malaysian Dental Association, collaboration with Ministry of Defense and GSK., (National)

2009

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin

Workplace Addiction, Gleneagles Intan Medical Centre CME, 11 Jun 2009to 11 Jun 2009, Gleneagles Intan Medical Centre, (Others)

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin

Workplace Addiction, Gleneagles Intan Medical Centre CME, 11 Jun 2009to 11 Jun 2009, Gleneagles Intan Medical Centre, (Others)

 

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin

Empowering Dental Practitioners into The Smoking Cessation Program:A Joint Venture, 14th Malaysian Conference on Psychological Medicine, 19 Jun 2009to 20 Jun 2009, Malaysian Psychiatric Association, (National)

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin

Nicotine Addiction Research & Collaborating Centre (NARCC): An Introduction, Johor Bahru Mental Health Conference, 16 Jul 2009to 17 Jul 2009, Hospital Permai, (National)

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin

Puffing Your Life Away, Pfizer Company Meeting, 22 Jan 2009to 22 Jan 2009, Pfizer Malaysia, (Others)

 

Publications

JOURNALS

Year

No

Journal articles (Published)

2015

1

Shisha smoking: Knowledge and prevalence among high school students Helmy Haja Mydin, Farizah Mohd Hairi, Fatihah Mohd Amin, Amer Amer Nordin European Respiratory Journal Sep 2015, 46 (suppl 59) DOI: 10.1183/13993003.congress2015. PA4135

2

Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin, farizah Mohd Hairi, Christopher Bullen. Malaysia: committing to an endgame date (2015)24: 316319

3

Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin, J D Sellman, S Adamson. The role of psychiatrists in tobacco dependence treatment. Asean Journal of Psychiatry, Volume 16, January to June 2015, issue No.1.

4

Anne Yee, Nik Nasyrah Bt Nek Mohamed, Aili Hanim Binti Hashim, et al., The Effect of Nicotine Dependence on Psychopathology in Patients with Schizophrenia, BioMed Research International, Article ID 730291, 6 pages, 2015. doi:10.1155/2015/730291 (Tier 3,IF=1.579) (ISI­Cited Publication)

 

5

Haja Mydin, H; Amer Siddiq, AN; Hairi, F.Cytisine versus nicotine for smoking cessation (submitted)

2014

6

Amer Siddiq AN, Abdul Kadir R, Yahya NA, Hazli Z, Rusdi AR, Habil H.Empowering Malaysian Dentists to Tobacco Dependence Treatment Conduct. International Dental Journal. Accepted in press(ISI-Cited Publication)

7

Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin, Chris Bullen. Positive signs in Malaysian tobacco control. Tobacco Control 2014; 23 (1): 4(ISI-Cited Publication)

8

Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin, Mohd Khairuddin Mohd Sobri, Christopher Bullen, Farizah Mohd Hairi.Knowledge and practices of tobacco dependence treatment among junior doctors in a Malaysian teaching hospital.In-press Journal of Smoking Cessation(ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication)

9

Amer Nordin, Adamson, Sellman. The role of psychiatrists in tobacco dependence treatment. Asean Journal of Psychiatry. Accepted in press(Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

2013

10

Robson Noorzurani, Bond Alyson, WolffKim, A comparison of smoking behaviour characteristics between Caucasian smokers in United Kingdom and Malay smokers in Malaysia, Preventive Medicine (2013), doi: 10.1016/j.ypmed.2013.04.010(ISI-Cited Publication)

11

Amer Siddiq AN, Adamson S, Schroder R, Sellman D. The USe of QSCRF and NEEDNT Questionnaire to Monitor Weight Gain Post Cessation. Journal of Smoking Cessation 2013; 8 (suppl 1): 11(SCOPUS-Cited Publication)

12

Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. World No Tobacco Day and Psychiatry.(2013) ASEAN Journal of Psychiatry (14)2:xxxx(Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

13

Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin & Farizah Mohd Hairi. Moving the tobacco control agenda forward in psychiatry in Malaysia. Malaysian Journal of Psychiatry, 2013; 22(2): early online(Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

14

Abdul Kadir R, Amer Siddiq AN, Yahya NA, Rusdi AR, Hazli Z, Habil H. Audience Response System (ARS) Technology and Dentist Attendance in Smoking Cessation Workshop. Sains Malaysiana 42 (1)(2013):1-5(ISI-Cited Publication)

2012

15

Yee HAA, Ng CG, Rusdi R & Hussain H. The Prevalence and Correlates of Nicotine Use Disorder Among Bipolar Patients in a Hospital Setting, Malaysia. Journal of Dual Diagnosis, DOI:10.1080/15504263.2012.647347(ISI-Cited Publication)

16

Ng Chong Guan, Anne Yee Hway Ann. 2012 Exhaled cabon monoxide levels among Malaysian male smokers with nicotine dependence. The Southeast Asian Journal of Tropical medicine and Public Health. 43(1):212- 218.(ISI-Cited Publication)

17

Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. Dentist in Asia and Smoking cessation. International Journal of Oral Health. 2012:8;pages vi(Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

18

Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. From New Zealand to Malaysia: Making Smoking an Agenda For Psychiatrist. Asean Journal of Psychiatry. 2012; Jul-Dec Vol 13 2(2)(Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

19

G. H. Tee, N. N. Hairi, F. Hairi. Attitudes towards smoking and tobacco control among pre-clinical medical students in Malaysia. INT J TUBERC LUNG DIS [e-publication ahead of print] XX June 2012:1-3.(ISI-Cited Publication)

2011

20

Anne Yee HA, Ng CG, Rusdi AR. Validation of The Malay Version Of Fagerstrom Test For Nicotine Dependence (FTND-M) Among a Group of Male Staffs in a University Hospital. MJP-01-04-11 Online Early.(Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

21

Amer Siddiq AN, Muhsin AZ, Aisah AR, Hazli z, Noor Zuraini MHR, Abdul Kadir R, Hussain H. Encouraging dentists as agents of change in the fight against tobacco in Malaysia: an example of a dentist psychiatrist collaborative effort. Padjadjaran Journal of Dentistry, March 2011: 23(1):61-65.(Non-ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication)

22

Amer Siddiq AN, Abdul Kadir R, Habil H. Is there a need to Review the Local Guidelines on Smoking Cessation? Malaysian Medical Journal (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)

23

Nurul Asyikin Yahya, Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. The Role Of Treating Nicotine Addiction Prior To Treatment Of Periodontal Diseases.Online Journal ASEAN Journal of Psychiatry Vol.12(1): Jan - June 2011 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

2010

24

Noorzurani MHR, S.Othman, H.Yusoff. Varenicline- a new pharmacotherapy for smoking cessation in primary care practiceS Afr Fam Pract 2010;53(3):217-222(SCOPUS-Cited Publication)

2009

25

Noor Zurani Md Haris Robson, Rusdi Abdul Rashid, Muhammad Muhsin Ahmad Zahari, Mohammad Hussain Habil. Varenicline - A New pharmacotherapy for smoking cessation: Implication for smokers with mental health problems. Asean Journal of Psychiatry, Vol.10(2): July - Dec 2009. Early Online(Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

26

Noor Zurani Md Haris Robson, Rusdi Abdul Rashid, Muhammad Muhsin Ahmad Zahari, Mohammad Hussain Habil. Varenicline - A New pharmacotherapy for smoking cessation: Implication for smokers with mental health problems. Asean Journal of Psychiatry, Vol.10(2): July - Dec 2009. Early Online (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)(Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

 


PROCEEDINGS

Year

No

Proceedings (Published)

2015

1

Choon LE, Loo JE, Farizah MH, Yee AH, Mohazmi M, Amer Siddiq AN. Smoking cessation service in psychiatry. Poster presented at International Conference on Addiction Prevention and Treatment (ICAPT), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 1920 September 2015

2

Sharon Bhart, Farizah Mohd Hairi, Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. Electronic cigarette trends in the Malaysian media. Poster presented at International Conference on Addiction Prevention and Treatment (ICAPT), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 1920 September 2015

3

Jiann Lin Loo, Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. A case of Korsakoff in a Chinese female Malaysian. Poster presented at International Conference on Addiction Prevention and Treatment (ICAPT), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 1920 September 2015

2013

4

Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. Tobacco Use Disorder: The Science Revised and DSM V. Abstract Proceeding 2013 Sabah Tobacco Control Symposium(Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

5

Amer Siddiq AN, Farizah Mohd Hairi, Rahmiah Abdul Kadir, Chris Bullen. Developing a Teaching Module on Tobacco Contro For Health Care Professionals. 10th APACT Conference, Chiba, Japan

6

Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. Treating Smokers Among the Mentally Ill. Abstract Proceeding 2013 Sabah Tobacco Control Symposium(Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

2012

7

Amer Siddiq AN. Bridging the Information Gap. Proceedings in the 2012 Kuala Lumpur Nicotine Addiction Symposium 16-17 March 2012, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

8

A. S. Amer Nordin, H. Habil, R. Abdul Kadir, N. A. Yahya, R. Abd Rashid, A. Abdul Rahim, H. Zakaria. Empowering Dental Practitioners into The Smoking Cessation Program: A National Study. Proceedings on the 15th World Conference on Tobacco and Health, 20-24 March 2012, Singapore

9

A M. Kumar, M. Ditchburn, B. Caldwell, A. S. Amer Nordin. The Christchurch earthquakes: Effects on Smoking Relapse of Participants Involved in a Randomised Clinical Trial. Proceedings on the World Conference on Tobacco and Health, 20-24 March 2012, Singapore

2011

10

Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin, Simon Adamson, Doug Sellman. A Mixed Method Approach in the Study of Depression in Patients Undergoing Tobacco Cessation Treatment. Addiction Research Symposium, 15 August 2011, Christchurch, New Zealand

2010

11

Amer Siddiq AN, Aisah AR, Yahya NA, Rusdi AR, Muhammad Muhsin AZ, Aida SA, Hazli Z, Abdul Kadir R, Hussain H. Nicotine Addiction research & Collaboration Centre (NARCC): Empowering Dentists Into The Smoking Cessation Program. Proceeding in WPA Regional Meeting 2010, 77

12

Amer Siddiq AN.Thinking Out of The Box: Quit Smoking Program as Part of Employee Assisted Program. Proceeding in 15th Malaysian Conference in psychological Medicine in conjunction with 10th ASEAN Federation Conference 23-26 June 2010, Kuala Lumpur

2009

13

Amer Siddiq AN, Aisah AR, Yahya NA, Rusdi AR, Muhammad Muhsin AZ, Aida SA, Abdul Kadir R, Hussain H. Empowering Dental Practitioners Into The Smoking Cessation Program: A Joint Venture. Proceeding in 14th Malaysian Conference of Psychological Medicine

14

Amer Siddiq AN Rusdi AR , Aisah AR, Yahya NA, Muhammad Muhsin AZ, Hatim A, Aida SA, Nazariah Aiza H, Hazli Z, Abdul Kadir R, Hussain H. Nicotine Addiction Research & Collaborating Centre (NARCC): An Introduction. Proceeding in 13th Johor Mental Health Conference on 16-17 July 2009

 

BOOKS/MONOGRAPHS

Year

No

Books/Monograph (Published)

2012

1

Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. Meeting Report: Third National Addiction Symposium. Addiction Treatment Research News (2012)(accepted)(Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

2

Amer Siddiq. Tobacco Smoking, Nicotine Dependence and Treating The Dependent. 2012 Interdepartmental Addiction Medicine Course Handbook

2011

3

Tee GH, Zarihah MZ et al. Picture Book, Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS) Malaysia 2011.

4

Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. Smoking Cessation, Depression and Weight. Addiction Treatment Research News (2011), Vol 15(1) pg 6

5

Abd Rashid R, Jazaeri SA, Habil MH. 2011. Perspectives of Addiction Medicine in Malaysia, University of Malaya Centre of Addiction Sciences (UMCAS)

2010

6

Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin, Nurul Asyikin Yahya, Hazli Zakaria, Rahimah Abdul Kadir, Hussain Habil. Empowering Dentists into The Smoking Cessation Program. Research Monograph 1(2), 2010(Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

2009

7

Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin, Nurul Asyikin Yahya, Rahimah Abdul Kadir, Hussain Habil. Empowering Dentists into The Smoking Cessation Program. Research Monograph 1, 2009(Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

8

Noor Zurani. Online training module for Certified Smoking Cessation Service Provider (CSCSP). Malaysian Pharmaceutical Society and Malaysian Academy of Pharmacy


POLICY PAPER AND GUIDELINES

Year

No

Policy Paper/Guidelines (Published)

2015

1

Amer Siddiq AN, Farizah MH, Anne Yee HA, Rashidi MP, Suit Wan M, FCTC MOH. Revised CPG Tobacco Use Disorder (in-progress)

2013

2

Tee GH, Zarihah MZ, Farizah MH, Amer Siddiq AN. Institute for Public Health (IPH). Pictorial Health Warning Policy Brief, 2013, Ministry of Health Malaysia, 2013

2012

3

Farizah MH, Amer Siddiq AN et al. 2003 Clinical Practice GuidelineRevision

2011

4

Zarihah MZ, Tee GH. Institute for Public Health (IPH). Report of the Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS) Malaysia, 2011, Ministry of Health Malaysia, 2012

 
Students

Our Students

 

PhD


No. Name Year Title Status of the Study
1. Dr Rashidi Mohamed b Pakri Mohamed 2016 Recovering Together: Comparison of behavioral intervention between group based therapy and M-Quit on smoking cessation outcome. A pragmatic randomized control trial Ongoing
2. Siti Idayu Binti Hasan 2015 Monitoring & evaluation of the smoking cessation training program for healthcare providers: A mixed methods study Ongoing
3. Aziemah Zulkifli (UPM, co-supervised by NARCC) 2015 Prevalence and health risk assessment of electronic cigarette usage among adults in Petaling and Klang Valley, Selangor Ongoing
4. Kelvin Chuah (UPM, co-supervised by NARCC) 2015 Willingness to pay for smoking cessation treatment Ongoing
5. Najihah Zainol Abidin (UPM, co-supervised by NARCC) 2015 Assessment of indoor air quality, nicotine concentration in e-liquids, physiological and biological effects of vapor exposure among e-cigarettes (EC) users Ongoing
6. Ms Zarwina 2015 mHealth for smoking cessation based on recommender approach Ongoing
7. Christina TBC To Be Updated Ongoing
8. Kalei Joethi TBC To Be Updated Ongoing
9. Meor Adzhary 2013 The Role of Tobacco Use Ban in the Royal Air Force Ongoing


Masters


a) Clinical Master


No. Name Year Title Status of the Study
1. Dr Moey Chee Hoong 2016 Prevalence of Smoking in Methadone Users in UMMC Ongoing
2. Dr Nurzamhuda 2015 Prevalence of Smoking in People with Major Depression Ongoing
3. Dr MeenaKumari Ramasamy 2015 Prevalence of smoking among patients with anxiety disorder in HKL Completed


b) Medical Science Master


No. Name Year Title Status of the Study
1. Muhammad Ikmal AR
2017 Will Be Updated
Will Be Updated

Undergraduates


No. Name Year Title Status of the Study
1. Zulaiha binti Idris 2015 Knowledge and Practices of Tobacco Dependence Treatment Amongst Alumni University of Malaya Medical Students Graduated in 2013-2015 Completed
1. Amanda Khalida Binti Che Kamarul Wzaman 2015 Tobacco Control Policy Awareness among Medical and Dental Undergraduates in University of Malaya Completed
2. Nur Suhaila Binti Mohd Fadzil 2015 The association of smoking and cervical cancer among patients in UMMC Completed
3. Khairuddin 2013 Smoking Cessation Practices amongst House Officers Completed
4. Hafiz, Syafiq, Anas, Salehuddin 2013 Knowledge, attitude and perception on tobacco control among undergraduate students in University of Malaya Completed
5. Anis, Fatima 2013 Knowledge, Attitude and Perception on Secondhand Smoke among pregnant mothers, parents and university students who are non-smokers Completed
6. Fatihah Mohd Amin 2013 Knowledge And Prevalence Of Shisha Smoking (Waterpipe) Among Secondary Students In Selangor Completed
Mass Media

ONLINE PUBLICATIONS

Year

No

Publication (Published)

2013

1

Amer Siddiq. Say NO to Smoking. Malaysian Medical Gazette 24 Dec 2013

2

Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin (ed).What's New in Tobacco Control? Updates for Healthcare Professionals. Bulletin 1/2013

3

Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. Empowering dentists into the smoking cessation agenda. Malaysian Dental Association Newsletter. Oct 2013

4

Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin (ed).What's New in Tobacco Control? Updates for Healthcare Professionals. Bulletin 2/2013

5

Amer Siddiq. Quit smoking for the new you. Malaysia Medical Gazette 31 December 2013

2014

6

What's New in Tobacco Control. Tobacco Control News Bulletin 1/2014

7

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement: TPPA and Health. MDA News. Nov-Dec 2013

8

Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. The dangers of second and third-hand smoking. The Malaysian Medical Gazette. March 2014

9

Dr Amer Siddiq. Usah Merokok Untuk Kebaikan Diri. The Malaysian Medical Gazette published 23 April 2014

10

What's New in Tobacco Control. Tobacco Control News Bulletin 2/2014

 

MASS MEDIA

Year

No

Mass Media (Published)

2015

1

THE LEAD STORY Expert: Not premature to ban vaping as no conclusive proof it helps smokers quit. Article by Ida Lim

2

Help for a smokefree life published in NST Life and Times in June 2015

3

Kick the smoking high published in harian Metro, June 1, 2015

4

Deputy Minister of Health 30 million spent by 4.7 million smokers everyday can be used to build a new hospital published 27 May 2015 in China Press

5

How to avoid SHS exposure, THS published in Metro Ahad, June 1st, 2015

6

FAM: Help us help you published in the Malay mail May 27, 2015

7

Quitting smoking can be a very difficult journey published The Star 2 on may 31st, 2015

8

Wean that cigarette published in The Star Fit for Life May 31st, 2015

9

11 times to stop smoking in iSihat published in May 2015

10

Cetus Budaya Tidak Sihat. Utusan Malaysia 2 Sept 2015 ditulis oleh Nursyamimi Saidi

11

Going Dry in Health Today May 2015. Article written by Teck Choon

12

Want to Stop Smoking in 3age.com May 2015 words by Brigitte Rozario

2014

13

Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. World No Tobacco Day 2014. The Star 31 May 2014

14

Farizah Mohd Hairi. World No Tobacco Day 2014. BfM radio 27 May 2014 (Appendix 2)

15

Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. Health Risk: Don't sell cigarettes at KR1M. NST 27 January 2014

2013

16

Rahimah Abdul Kadir. Shisha: Smoking it can lead to oral herpes. NST August 5, 2013

17

Farizah Mohd Hairi.MCTC dalam usaha untuk mengawal wabak penggunaan tembakau di negara kita telah mengadakan sidang media "Nafas Baru Bermula Ramadhan" di Masjid Wilayah Kuala Lumpur pada 19 Julai 2013., (National), 19-Jul-13 until 19-Jul-13

18

Farizah Mohd Hairi.Representing MCTC (Malaysian Council for Tobacco Control) for a live talk on NTV7 The Breakfast Show. Talked about the council's efforts to regulate advertising on smoking as well as talk about how advertising do play a role in attracting new smokers., (National), 07-Jun-13 until 07-Jun-13

19

Farizah Mohd Hairi.UM,MOH Cost to Treat Diseases Due to Smoking Hits RM3 Billion. TV3 Buletin Utama, July 19, 2013

20

Farizah Mohd Hairi. Illicit Cigarettes. TV9 Breakfast Show, May 2013

21

Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. Rokok Ragut 10000 Nyawa Setiap Tahun di Malaysia. Utusan Malaysia October 8, 2013

22

Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. Few Making Use of Quit Smoking Clinics. October 17, 2013

23

Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin. Public Health:Malaysia Can Follow NZ to Raise Cigarette Prices. NST, August 1 2013

2009

24

Article on how to get help on quitting smoking published in Utusan Malaysia on 4th January 2009

Contribution to Society

Year

No

Contribution

2015

1

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin and Dr Anne Yee – setting up of quit smoking service in UMMC under the Department of Psychological Medicine

2

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin - Radio interview on BFM89.9 on Quitting Smoking

3

Dr Farizah Mohd Hairi - TV interview with Bernama TV on illicit tobacco trade

4

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin - Do Something Amazing Campaign Instagram awareness in Men's Health Instagram

5

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin - Letter to editor: Time to regulate electronic cigarettes published in The Star newspaper

6

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin- Letter to editor: Step in the right direction published in The Star newspaper

7

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordinand Dr Farizah Mohd Hairi - Letter to editor: Smoking has no place in varsities published in The Star newspaper

2014

8

Organised and executed social media campaign together with the Malaysian Medical Gazette using #smokefreeMY from 26-31/5/2014

2013

9

Prof Rahimah Abdul Kadir, Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin, Associate Prof Dr Farizah Mohd Hairi - Public Talk on Tobacco Control – National Tobacco Control Campaign organized by Malaysian Association for Dental Public Health Specialists in collaboration with multiple agencies, 9-13 October 2013 (Appendix 1)

2011

10

Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin- Public Talk on Benefits of Quitting - Community Social Responsibilty event on Oral Healthcare organized by Malaysian Dental Association, collaboration with Ministry of Defense and GSK., (National), 24-Jul-11 until 24-Jul-11

Other Achievements

INNOVATIONS
Tobacco Control News Bulletin
Curriculum Template for Medicine and Dentistry

MEMORENDUM of UNDERSTANDING
National Institute for Health Innovations, University of Auckland – 2012 for 5 years
Framework Convention for Tobacco Control, Ministry of Health Malaya – 2015 for 3 years

NATIONAL POLICY
National Strategic Plan for Tobacco Control 2015 - 2020: NARCC represented by Associate Prof. Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin, Associate Prof. Dr Farizah Mohd Hairi, Prof. Dr. Rahimah Abdul Kadir, Dr Rashidi Mohd Pakri & Dr Nizam 

INNOVATIONS

Tobacco Control News Bulletin

Curriculum Template for Medicine and Dentistry


MEMORENDUM of UNDERSTANDING

National Institute for Health Innovations, University of Auckland – 2012 for 5 years

Framework Convention for Tobacco Control, Ministry of Health Malaya – 2015 for 3 years


NATIONAL POLICY

National Strategic Plan for Tobacco Control 2015 - 2020: NARCC represented by Associate Prof. Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin, Associate Prof. Dr Farizah Mohd Hairi, Prof. Dr. Rahimah Abdul Kadir, Dr Rashidi Mohd Pakri & Dr Nizam 

INNOVATIONS

Tobacco Control News Bulletin

Curriculum Template for Medicine and Dentistry


MEMORENDUM of UNDERSTANDING

National Institute for Health Innovations, University of Auckland – 2012 for 5 years

Framework Convention for Tobacco Control, Ministry of Health Malaya – 2015 for 3 years


NATIONAL POLICY

National Strategic Plan for Tobacco Control 2015 - 2020: NARCC represented by Associate Prof. Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin, Associate Prof. Dr Farizah Mohd Hairi, Prof. Dr. Rahimah Abdul Kadir, Dr Rashidi Mohd Pakri & Dr Nizam 

INNOVATIONS

Tobacco Control News Bulletin

Curriculum Template for Medicine and Dentistry


MEMORENDUM of UNDERSTANDING

National Institute for Health Innovations, University of Auckland – 2012 for 5 years

Framework Convention for Tobacco Control, Ministry of Health Malaya – 2015 for 3 years


NATIONAL POLICY

National Strategic Plan for Tobacco Control 2015 - 2020: NARCC represented by Associate Prof. Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin, Associate Prof. Dr Farizah Mohd Hairi, Prof. Dr. Rahimah Abdul Kadir, Dr Rashidi Mohd Pakri & Dr Nizam 

INNOVATIONS

Tobacco Control News Bulletin

Curriculum Template for Medicine and Dentistry


MEMORENDUM of UNDERSTANDING

National Institute for Health Innovations, University of Auckland – 2012 for 5 years

Framework Convention for Tobacco Control, Ministry of Health Malaya – 2015 for 3 years


NATIONAL POLICY

National Strategic Plan for Tobacco Control 2015 - 2020: NARCC represented by Associate Prof. Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin, Associate Prof. Dr Farizah Mohd Hairi, Prof. Dr. Rahimah Abdul Kadir, Dr Rashidi Mohd Pakri & Dr Nizam 

INNOVATIONS

Tobacco Control News Bulletin

Curriculum Template for Medicine and Dentistry


MEMORENDUM of UNDERSTANDING

National Institute for Health Innovations, University of Auckland – 2012 for 5 years

Framework Convention for Tobacco Control, Ministry of Health Malaya – 2015 for 3 years


NATIONAL POLICY

National Strategic Plan for Tobacco Control 2015 - 2020: NARCC represented by Associate Prof. Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin, Associate Prof. Dr Farizah Mohd Hairi, Prof. Dr. Rahimah Abdul Kadir, Dr Rashidi Mohd Pakri & Dr Nizam 

INNOVATIONS

Tobacco Control News Bulletin

Curriculum Template for Medicine and Dentistry


MEMORENDUM of UNDERSTANDING

National Institute for Health Innovations, University of Auckland – 2012 for 5 years

Framework Convention for Tobacco Control, Ministry of Health Malaya – 2015 for 3 years


NATIONAL POLICY

National Strategic Plan for Tobacco Control 2015 - 2020: NARCC represented by Associate Prof. Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin, Associate Prof. Dr Farizah Mohd Hairi, Prof. Dr. Rahimah Abdul Kadir, Dr Rashidi Mohd Pakri & Dr Nizam 

Last Update: August 21, 2017