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Roslina Binti Abdul Rahim

Academic Qualification

  • Biomedical Science - Doctor of Philosophy, University of Nottingham
  • Medical Sciences - Masters Degree, International Islamic University Malaysia
  • Science in Biomedical Science - Bachelor Degree, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)

Roslina Binti Abdul Rahim (Assoc. Prof. Dr.)

Associate Professor
IIUM Kuantan Campus

KULLIYYAH OF MEDICINE

Other's position:

Head, Kulliyyah of Medicine


roslinaar@iium.edu.my
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Expert Profile


Dr Roslina Abdul Rahim graduated from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia with Bachelor of Science (Biomedical Science) in 2003. In 2007, she obtained Master of Medical Sciences (Physiology) from International Islamic University Malaysia and received the 'Best Student Award'. In July 2011 she was awarded Ph.D in Biomedical Science from University of Nottingham, United Kingdom. While studying in University of Nottingham (2010), Dr Roslina received an 'Early Researcher of Excellence Award' from the School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Nottingham due to her outstanding performance at International conferences. She have presented her research works at British association for the study of liver disease (BASL) (Imperial College London, 2009); International Liver Congress (ILC) (Copenhagen, 2009; Berlin, 2011) and American association for the study liver of liver disease (AASLD) (Boston, 2009).
Currently, she is working as Assistant Professor of Physiology, at the Department of Basic Medical Science, Kulliyyah of Medicine, International Islamic University Malaysia. She has been teaching Physiology for 6 years specializing on Human Physiology in undergraduate and postgraduate students. At the present moment, she is also actively supervising postgraduate students in research areas related to non-alcoholic steatohepatitis and acute kidney disease animal model and the effects of Tualang Honey and Habbatus Sauda supplementation on these conditions. She currently writing a text book entitle 'Physiology of the Respiratory System' that will be published soon under IIUM Press.
Other than that, she also hold several position in department and also Kulliyyah which are Chairman, BMS-PALM Occupational Safety & Health (OSH) (6 OCT 2016- to date); Deputy Chairman & OSHMR, Kulliyyah Of Medicine Safety & Health Committee (KOM-SHC). (28 SEPT 2016 to date); Liaison Officer, BMS ISO Quality Assurance Unit. (1 SEPT 2015 TO DATE). Y1 & Y2 Student Attendance Coordinator, KOM, IIUM (17 DEC 2012 - TO DATE); Deputy Chairman, BMS-PALM Occupational Safety & Health (OSH). (1 APR 2015- 5 OCT 2016); Y1B1 BLOCK COORDINATOR 2012-2015. She was also a member of European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL) (2011, 2015-TO DATE).


Area of Specialisation


  • Medical And Health ~ Medical And Health Sciences ~ Biomedical Sciences ~ Other Biomedical Sciences n.e.c.


Teaching Responsibilities


ADVANCED PHYSIOLOGY I 2019/2020 2012/2013 2011/2012
ADVANCED PHYSIOLOGY II 2019/2020
BASIC GENETICS OF HUMAN DISEASE 2020/2021 2019/2020
BASIC LABORATORY TECHNIQUES 2014/2015
BASIC MEDICAL SCIENCES AND BASIC PSYCHIATRY 2021/2022
BMS & GENERAL ORL-HNS ROTATION 2021/2022
BODY REACTION TO PHYSICAL, CHEMICAL & BIOLOGICAL AGENTS 2018/2019 2017/2018 2016/2017 2015/2016 2014/2015
BODY REACTIONS TO PHYSICAL, CHEMICAL AND BIOLOGICAL AGENTS 2021/2022 2020/2021 2019/2020
CARDIOVASCULAR PHYSIOLOGY 2021/2022 2019/2020 2012/2013
CARDIOVASCULAR, RESPIRATORY AND HAEMOPOIETIC SYSTEMS 2021/2022 2020/2021
CARDIOVASCULAR, RESPIRATORY, BLOOD AND BLOOD FORMING ORGANS 2019/2020 2018/2019 2017/2018 2015/2016 2014/2015 2012/2013 2011/2012
DISSERTATION 2014/2015 2013/2014
Endocrine Physiology 2021/2022 2020/2021 2019/2020 2016/2017 2015/2016 2014/2015 2013/2014 2012/2013 2011/2012
Gastrointestinal Tract Physiology 2021/2022 2020/2021 2019/2020 2012/2013
GENERAL MOLECULAR & PROTEOMICS TECHNIQUES 2019/2020 2018/2019 2016/2017 2015/2016 2014/2015
Introduction to Medical Physiology 2021/2022
LABORATORY TECHNIQUES IN PHYSIOLOGY 2019/2020 2016/2017 2015/2016 2014/2015 2013/2014 2012/2013
NORMAL RESPONSE & PROCESS TO DISEASED STATE 2018/2019 2017/2018 2016/2017 2014/2015
NORMAL RESPONSE AND PROCESS TO DISEASED STATE 2021/2022 2020/2021 2019/2020
NORMAL STRUCTURE & FUNCTION OF THE HUMAN CELL, TISSUE & BODY SYSTEM 2018/2019 2017/2018 2015/2016 2014/2015 2012/2013 2011/2012
NORMAL STRUCTURE & FUNCTION OF THE HUMAN CELL, TISSUE & BODY SYSTEMS 2021/2022 2020/2021 2019/2020
PHYSIOLOGY 2021/2022 2020/2021 2019/2020
PHYSIOLOGY OF SPECIAL SENSES 2019/2020 2014/2015
PHYSIOLOGY OF THE CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM 2019/2020 2012/2013 2011/2012
Physiology of the Central Nervous System I 2021/2022 2020/2021
PHYSIOLOGY OF THE CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM II 2021/2022
RENAL PHYSIOLOGY 2021/2022
RESEARCH (DATA COLLECTION) 2014/2015 2013/2014
RESEARCH (LITERATURE REVIEW) 2013/2014 2012/2013
RESEARCH PROPOSAL 2013/2014 2012/2013
RESPIRATORY PHYSIOLOGY 2021/2022 2019/2020 2016/2017 2015/2016 2014/2015 2013/2014 2012/2013
STRUCTURE & FUNCTION IN NORMAL & DISEASED STATES & BEHAVIOURAL SCIENCE 2021/2022 2020/2021 2019/2020
THE ALIMENTARY AND HEPATOBILIARY SYSTEMS 2021/2022 2020/2021 2019/2020 2018/2019 2017/2018 2014/2015
THE ENDOCRINE, REPRODUCTIVE AND URINARY SYSTEMS 2021/2022 2020/2021
THE ENDOCRINE, REPRODUCTIVE URINARY SYSTEMS 2019/2020 2018/2019 2017/2018 2015/2016 2014/2015
THE LOCOMOTOR AND NERVOUS SYSTEMS 2021/2022 2020/2021 2019/2020 2018/2019 2017/2018 2015/2016 2014/2015
THESIS 2014/2015


Research Projects


Completed
2017 - 2021 THE ASSOCIATION OF PERCEIVED STRESS SCORE AND QUALITY OF SLEEP ON THE BIOCHEMICAL PARAMETERS IN TYPE 2 DIABETES MELLITUS PATIENTS AT HOSPITAL PEKAN: A CASE-CONTROL STUDY
2015 - 2018 Molecular Mechanism of Tualang honey on 12% Cholesterol diet induced nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) animal model
2014 - 2017 The Effects of Nigella Sativa Oil Extract in Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH) Animal Model
2014 - 2017 The Effects of Tualang Honey on Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis in rat Model
On-Going
2019 - Present THE ASSOCIATION OF ANTROPOMETRIC CHARACTERISTICS, HORMONAL ALTERATION AND OVARIAN VOLUME IN POLYCYSTIC OVARIAN SYNDROME
2018 - Present Molecular Approach Of Attenuation Of Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis With Tualang Honey Supplementation In Animal Model
2011 - Present RU 2011 -Effect of black cumin seed oil (Nigella Sative) in non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) animal model.


Award & Recognition


14 Dec, 2021 BEST ORAL - 3RD PLACE - MEDICAL RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM, KULIYYAH OF MEDICINE, IIUM KCDIO
14 Dec, 2021 BEST POSTER - 3RD PLACE - MEDICAL RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM, KULLIYYAH OF MEDICINE, IIUM KCDIO
10 Dec, 2021 TOP RESEARCHERS WITH THE HIGHEST AMOUNT OF GRANT RECEIVED FROM 2019-2021 - RESEARCH MANAGEMENT CENTRE, IIUM University
24 Nov, 2021 GOLD AWARD: THE EFFECTS OF TUALANG HONEY WITH OR WITHOUT DIET MODIFICATIONS ON SPERM PROFILE IN HIGH CHOLESTEROL DIET INDUCTION ANIMAL MODEL - IIUM RESEARCH DAY, RESEARCH MANAGEMENT CENTRE, IIUM International
05 Jan, 2021 GOLD AWARD. LIPID PROFILES CHANGES IN 12% HIGH CHOLESTEROL DIET INDUCED NON-ALCOHOLIC STEATOHEPATITIS ANIMAL MODEL FOLLOWING SUPPLEMENTATION OF TUALANG HONEY AND DIET MODIFICATIONS - KUANTAN RESEARCH DAY, RESEARCH MANAGEMENT CENTRE, IIUM National
30 Oct, 2020 BRONZE MEDAL; TIMING AND FORMAT OF NEW SYNCHRONOUS ONLINE ASSESSMENT: IIUM EXPERIENCE WITH PRECLINICAL MEDICAL STUDENTS; INTERNATIONAL PUTRA INNOCREATIVE POSTER COMPETITION - INTERNATIONAL PUTRA INNOCREATIVE CARNIVAL IN TEACHING AND LEARNING 2020 International
30 Oct, 2020 BRONZE MEDAL; ASSOCIATION BETWEEN DURATION TO COMPLETE ONLINE ASSESSMENT AND STUDENT SCORE AMONG IIUM PRECLINICAL MEDICAL STUDENTS; INTERNATIONAL PUTRA INNOCREATIVE POSTER COMPETITION - INTERNATIONAL PUTRA INNOCREATIVE CARNIVAL IN TEACHING AND LEARNING 2020 International
30 Oct, 2020 BRONZE MEDAL; CONTEXTUAL FACTORS INFLUENCING PERFORMANCE IN THE NEW SYNCHRONOUS ONLINE ASSESSMENT AMONG IIUM PRECLINICAL MEDICAL STUDENTS; INTERNATIONAL PUTRA INNOCREATIVE POSTER COMPETITION - INTERNATIONAL PUTRA INNOCREATIVE CARNIVAL IN TEACHING AND LEARNING 2020 International
30 Oct, 2020 BRONZE MEDAL; NEW ONLINE ASSESSMENT AMONG IIUM PRECLINICAL MEDICAL STUDENTS: A FIRSTHAND EXPERIENCE; INTERNATIONAL PUTRA INNOCREATIVE POSTER COMPETITION - INTERNATIONAL PUTRA INNOCREATIVE CARNIVAL IN TEACHING AND LEARNING 2020 International
30 Oct, 2020 BRONZE MEDAL; OUTCOME OF CONVENTIONAL AND ALTERNATIVE ASSESSMENT DURING ONLINE TEACHING AND LEARNING MODE BETWEEN OPEN BOOK AND RECALL TEST; INTERNATIONAL PUTRA INNOCREATIVE POSTER COMPETITION - INTERNATIONAL PUTRA INNOCREATIVE CARNIVAL IN TEACHING AND LEARNING 2020 International
30 Oct, 2020 BRONZE MEDAL; USING A MOODLE-BASED PLATFORM FOR ONLINE ASSESSMENT DURING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC: EXPECTATION VS REALITY; INTERNATIONAL PUTRA INNOCREATIVE POSTER COMPETITION - INTERNATIONAL PUTRA INNOCREATIVE CARNIVAL IN TEACHING AND LEARNING 2020 International
30 Oct, 2020 BRONZE MEDAL;COMPARISON OF FAMILIARITY AND COMPETENCY IN USING ONLINE ASSESSMENT PLATFORMS AMONG LECTURERS BEFORE AND DURING MOVEMENT CONTROL ORDER PERIOD; INTERNATIONAL PUTRA INNOCREATIVE POSTER COMPETITION - INTERNATIONAL PUTRA INNOCREATIVE CARNIVAL IN TEACHING AND LEARNING 2020 International
02 Mar, 2019 OUTSTANDING WOMEN AWARD IN HEALTH AND MEDICAL SCIENCE (PHYSIOLOGY) - VENUS INTERNATIONAL FOUNDATION International
01 Dec, 2009 EARLY RESEARCHER OF EXCELLENCE AWARD - UNIVERSITY OF NOTTINGHAM International
25 Aug, 2007 BEST STUDENT AWARD (ACADEMIC) FOR MASTER OF MEDICAL SCIENCE (PHYSIOLOGY) - INTERNATIONAL ISLAMIC UNIVERSITY MALAYSIA University


Publications


Article

2022 Tualang honey’s spermatoprotective effects in a model of high cholesterol diet-induced animals. PHARMACOPHORE, 13 (1) pp.
2021 Lipid profiles changes in 12% high cholesterol diet induced nonalcoholic teatohepatitis animal model following supplementation of Tualang honey and diet modifications. International Journal of Allied Health Sciences (IJAHS), 5 (1) pp. 2164
2021 Microarray data analysis to identify differentially expressed genes and biological pathways associated with Tualang Honey supplementation in NASH animal model. Frontiers in Pharmacology, () pp. 222-223
2021 Sperm morphology and testis histological changes in 12% high cholesterol diet administered rats following Tualang honey supplementation and diet modifications. Frontiers in Pharmacology, () pp. 203-203
2021 Textbook writing in the academic world - more than meets the eye. IIUM Medical Journal Malaysia, 20 (4) pp. 1-2
2020 A case-control study on association of perceived stress score and quality of sleep between type 2 diabetes mellitus patients and healthy adults. Pharmacy Practice and Research, 1 (1) pp. 111-119
2020 Histopathological changes of the flaxseed extract on skin wound healing in diabetic rabbits. Open Access Macedonian Journal of Medical Sciences, 8 (A) pp. 881-892
2020 The pursuit of Covid-19 animal models. IIUM Medical Journal Malaysia (IMJM), 19 (2) pp. 27-33
2019 Non-alcoholic steatohepatitis animal model induction. World Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, 8 (4) pp. 1523-1538
2019 The effect of flaxseed extract on skin elasticity of the healing wound in rabbits. The International Medical Journal Malaysia, 18 (1) pp. 5-12
2018 Early effects of high cholesterol diet on the kidney of an animal model. PONTE, 74 (3/1) pp. 168-178
2018 The effect of flaxseed extract on skin elasticity of the healing wound in rabbit. Asian Journal of Medicine and Biomedicine, Supplementary 3 () pp. 109
2018 Tualang honey effects on high cholesterol diet induced nonalcoholic steatohepatitis in an animal model. World Journal Of Pharmacy And Pharmaceutical Sciences, 7 (2) pp. 1383-1396
2017 Early effects of high cholesterol diet on the kidney of an animal model. International Medical Journal Malaysia (IMJM), 16 (supp. 1) pp. 20
2017 Renoprotective role of tualang honey against high cholesterol diet induced acute kidney diseases in an animal model. International Medical Journal Malaysia (IMJM), 16 (supp. 1) pp. 26
2017 Renoprotective role of tualang honey against high cholesterol diet induced acute kidney diseases in an animal model. Journal of Applied Pharmaceutical Science, 7 (12) pp. 97-101
2016 Clinical quiz: A man with chest pain. International Medical Journal Malaysia, 15 (1) pp. 118-119
2011 Pioglitazone is anti-inflammatory in human liver and reduces stellate cell activation and proliferation. Journal of Hepatology, 54 (Supplement 1) pp. S7-S7
2009 Effects of pioglitazone therapy on hepatic fatty acid synthesis, beta-oxidation and hepatic stellate cells: is the drug more than an insulin sanitizer. Hepatology, 50 (supp.4) pp. 763A-764A
2009 Molecular mechanisms underlying the effect of pioglitazone therapy in Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH). Journal of Hepatology, 50 (supp. 1) pp. S254
Conference or Workshop Item

2021 Microarray data analysis to identify differentially expressed genes and biological pathways associated with Tualang Honey supplementation in NASH animal model. In: MSPP 34th Scientific Meeting 2021 Trailblazing The Translational Research,
2021 Sperm morphology and testis histological changes in 12% high cholesterol diet administered rats following Tualang honey supplementation and diet modifications. In: MSPP 34th Scientific Meeting 2021: Trailblazing The Translational Research,
2021 The effects of Tualang honey on sperm profile and follicular-stimulating hormone in high cholesterol diet induced animal model. In: Medical Research Symposium 2021,
2021 The effects of Tualang honey on sperm profile in high cholesterol diet induction animal model. In: Monash Initiate 2021 the Inaugural Monash International Health Science and Technology Conference,
2021 The effects of Tualang honey on sperm profile In mixed cholesterol diet administered rats. In: YSN-ASM International Scientific Virtual Conference (ISVC) 2021,
2021 The effects of Tualang honey with or without diet modifications on sperm profile in high cholesterol diet induction animal model. In: IIUM Research Day 2021: An International Online Event for Life Sciences,
2021 Tips and tricks FRGS grant. In: 2021 FRGS Submission Proposal Workshop,
2021 Tualang honey supplementation attenuates the lipid profile In high cholesterol diet induced non-alcoholic steatohepatitis animal model. In: Monash Initiate 2021 the Inaugural Monash International Health Science and Technology Conference,
2020 Association between duration to complete online assessment and student score among IIUM preclinical medical students. In: International Putra InnoCreative Carnival in Teaching and Learning 2020 (PicTL 2020),
2020 Comparison of familiarity and competency in using online assessment platforms among lecturers before and during movement control order period. In: International Putra InnoCreative Carnival in Teaching and Learning 2020 (PicTL 2020),
2020 Contextual factors influencing performance in the new synchronous online assessment among IIUM preclinical medical students. In: International Putra InnoCreative Carnival in Teaching and Learning 2020 (PicTL 2020),
2020 Let's get copyright today!. In: BMS MyRA Awareness Week 2020,
2020 Lipid profiles changes in 12% high cholesterol diet induced non-alcoholic steatohepatitis animal model following supplementation of Tualang honey and diet modifications. In: Kuantan Research Day 2020,
2020 Liver brain axis. In: International Webinar On Nutritional, Brain and Behaviour,
2020 New online assessment among IIUM preclinical medical students: a firsthand experience. In: International Putra Innocreative Poster Competition International Putra Innocreative Carnival in Teaching And Learning (PicTL 2020),
2020 Outcome of conventional and alternative assessment during online teaching and learning mode between open book and recall test. In: International Putra InnoCreative Carnival in Teaching and Learning 2020 (PicTL 2020),
2020 Physiology of reproduction & physiological changes in pregnancy. In: Preparatory Course for Medical Specialist Pre-entrance Examination (MedEx O&G) Obstetric & Gynaecology,
2020 Simple steps in publishing e-books. In: BMS MyRA Awareness Week 2020,
2020 Timing and format of new synchronous online assessment : IIUM experience with preclinical medical students. In: International Putra InnoCreative Carnival in Teaching and Learning 2020 (PicTL 2020),
2020 Using a Moodle-based platform for online assessment during the COVID-19 pandemic: expectations vs reality. In: International Putra InnoCreative Carnival in Teaching and Learning 2020 (PicTL 2020),
2019 Effects of flaxseed extract on skin wound healing in animal model. In: International Conference on Pharmaceutical Research and Pharmacy Practice cum 14th IIUM-MPS Pharmacy Scientific Conference (ICPRP 2019),
2019 Stress and poor quality of sleep: risk factors contributing to type 2 diabetes mellitus. In: 27th FAOBMB Conference 2019 and 44th Annual Conference of MSBMB: Biomolecules: Networks and Systems,
2019 The effect of tualang honey in chronic exposure of high cholesterol diet in animal model. In: 5th Medical Research Symposium,
2018 The association of perceived stress score and quality of sleep in type 2 Diabetes mellitus patients at Hospital Pekan. In: Diabetes Asia 2018 Conference,
2018 The effect of flaxseed extraction on skin elasticity of the healing wound in rabbit. In: 3rd ASEAN Congress on Medical Biotechnology and Molecular Biosciences,
2017 Pilot study: The association of perceived stress score and quality of sleep in type 2 diabetes mellitus patients at Hospital Pekan. In: Kulliyyah of Pharmacy Research Symposium 2017,
2016 Nigella sativa oil extracts improves dyslipidaemia in high fat diet (HFD) animal model. In: Medical Research Symposium & Pacific Partnership,
2016 Nigella sativa oil extracts improves dyslipidaemia in high fat diet (HFD) animal model. In: Medical Research Symposium & Pacific Partnership in conjunction with Kuantan Research Day 2016,
2016 Tualang honey improves non alcoholic steatohepatitis animal model. In: Medical Research Symposium & Pacific Partnership,
2016 Tualang honey improves non alcoholic steatohepatitis animal model. In: Medical Research Symposium & Pacific Partnership in conjunction with Kuantan Research Day 2016,
2009 Effects of pioglitazone therapy on hepatic fatty acid synthesis, beta-oxidation and hepatic stellate cells: is the drug more than an insulin sanitizer. In: BASL Meeting London 2009,
Book

2021 Tips in applying the Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS): sharing the personal experience. http://www.Alhafizbookstore.com, ISBN:
2020 15 tips of writing assignment effectively. http://www.Alhafizbookstore.com, ISBN:
2018 Physiology of the respiratory system. IIUM Press, ISBN: 978-967-418-462-9
2017 Effect of Tualang honey in acute kidney injury animal model. Lap Lambert Academic Publishing, ISBN: 9783330070318
2017 Effect of tualang honey on non-alcoholic steatohepatitis rat model. LAP Lambert Academic Publishing, ISBN: 978-3-330-32112-0
2017 Ghrelin the novel hormone. IIUM Press, International Islamic University Malaysia, ISBN: 978-967-418-725-5
Book Section

2021 Implementation of IIMP in basic medical sciences. In: IIUM Press, ISBN: 978-967-491-045-7, pp. 76-82
Monograph

2018 Molecular mechanism of tualang honey on 12% cholesterol diet induced nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) animal model. In: ,
2017 Nigella sativa oil extracts improves dyslipidaemia in high fat diet (HFD) animal model. In: ,