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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


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


Research Projects


Completed
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 GHRELIN AND LEPTIN HORMONE IN POLYCYSTIC OVARIAN SYNDROME WOMEN
2018 - Present Molecular Approach Of Attenuation Of Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis With Tualang Honey Supplementation In Animal Model
2017 - Present 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
2011 - Present RU 2011 -Effect of black cumin seed oil (Nigella Sative) in non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) animal model.


Award & Recognition


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
10 Aug, 2017 BEST POSTER AWARD - MEDICAL RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM, KULLIYYAH OF MEDICINE, IIUM KCDIO
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

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
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 Tips and tricks FRGS grant. In: 2021 FRGS Submission Proposal Workshop,
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