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Siti Salwana Binti Kamsan

Academic Qualification

  • Ph.D in Physiotherapy - Doctor of Philosophy, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)
  • Master of Science in Applying Physiotherapy (Musculoskeletal) - Masters Degree, Sheffield Hallam University
  • Physiotherapy - Bachelor Degree, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM)
  • Physiotherapy - Diploma, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM)

Siti Salwana Binti Kamsan (Dr.)

Assistant Professor
IIUM Kuantan Campus

KULLIYYAH OF ALLIED HEALTH SCIENCES


sitisalwana@iium.edu.my
3387


Expert Profile


Siti Salwana binti Kamsan obtained her Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Hons) from UiTM in 2008, then completed her MSc in Applying Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy from Sheffield Hallam University, U.K in 2011. Upon completion of her MSc., she returned to Malaysia and took up a lecturer's position at the International Islamic University Malaysia in July 2011.
Before she did her MSc, she was a physiotherapist at Pusat Perubatan University Malaya and Gleneagle Intan Medical Centre, Ampang. She also was a locum physiotherapist at a few private hospitals in Kuala Lumpur.
Other than teaching, she is active in treating referred patients at physiotherapy clinic, Kulliyyah of Allied Health Sciences. Presently, she is a lecturer and an Academic Advisor for the Department of Physical Rehabilitation Sciences.


Area of Specialisation


  • Medical And Health ~ Medical And Health Sciences ~ Clinical Medicine ~ Physical Therapy


Teaching Responsibilities


ANATOMY 1 2013/2014 2015/2016 2012/2013 2016/2017 2014/2015
ANATOMY 2 2015/2016 2013/2014 2014/2015 2012/2013
APPLIED PHYSICS 2014/2015 2013/2014
CARDIORESPIRATORY PHYSIOTHERAPY 2013/2014 2014/2015 2015/2016
CARDIORESPIRATORY PHYSIOTHERAPY II 2020/2021
CLINICAL PHYSIOTHERAPY 1 2020/2021
CLINICAL PHYSIOTHERAPY 2 2014/2015 2021/2022 2015/2016
CLINICAL PHYSIOTHERAPY 3 2020/2021 2021/2022 2014/2015 2015/2016
CLINICAL PHYSIOTHERAPY 4 2021/2022 2020/2021
CLINICAL PHYSIOTHERAPY 5 2020/2021
CLINICAL PHYSIOTHERAPY 6 2020/2021 2015/2016
CLINICAL PRACTICE IN CARDIORESPIRATORY 2021/2022
CLINICAL PRACTICE IN MUSCULOSKELETAL 2021/2022
CLINICAL PRACTICE IN NEUROLOGY 2021/2022
CONTEMPORARY PHYSIOTHERAPY MODALITIES 1 2013/2014 2014/2015 2015/2016
CONTEMPORARY PHYSIOTHERAPY MODALITIES 2 2015/2016 2013/2014 2014/2015
ELECTIVE POSTING 2015/2016 2012/2013
ERGONOMICS 2011/2012
EXERCISE THERAPY 1 2012/2013 2014/2015 2015/2016 2013/2014
EXERCISE THERAPY 2 2012/2013 2014/2015 2013/2014 2015/2016
FUNDAMENTAL CLINICAL POSTING 2020/2021
HUMAN BIOMECHANICS & KINESIOLOGY 2012/2013 2014/2015 2015/2016 2013/2014
MEDICAL CONDITION 2 : ENDOCRINE, RENAL AND O&G 2013/2014
MEDICAL CONDITION 4 : NEURO-MEDICAL & NEURO SURGERY 2014/2015 2015/2016
MEDICAL CONDITIONS 1 : CARDIORESPIRATORY & CARDIOVASCULAR 2013/2014 2014/2015
MEDICAL CONDITIONS 3 : SKIN & ENT 2013/2014
MUSCULOSKELETAL PHYSIOTHERAPY 1 2015/2016 2014/2015 2013/2014
MUSCULOSKELETAL PHYSIOTHERAPY 2 2014/2015 2013/2014 2015/2016
NEUROLOGICAL PHYSIOTHERAPY 2014/2015 2015/2016
ORTHOPAEDIC & TRAUMATOLOGY 2015/2016 2014/2015 2016/2017 2013/2014
PHYSIOLOGY 1 2012/2013 2013/2014 2015/2016 2014/2015
PHYSIOLOGY 2 2015/2016 2012/2013 2014/2015 2013/2014
PHYSIOTHERAPY IN SPECIALIZED PROGRAM 2013/2014 2014/2015 2015/2016
RESEARCH PROJECT/DISSERTATION 1 2015/2016
RESEARCH PROJECT/DISSERTATION 2 2015/2016


Research Projects


Completed
No data
On-Going
2011 - Present RU 2011-The risk factors of musculoskeletal disorders/compliant among teachers


Publications


Article

2021 Healthcare utilization and knee osteoarthritis symptoms among urban older Malaysian. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 18 (7) pp. 1-10
2020 Systematic review on the contents and parameters of self-management education programs in older adults with knee osteoarthritis. Australasian Journal of Ageing, 00 (-) pp. 1-12
2020 The knowledge and self-management educational needs of older adults with knee osteoarthritis: a qualitative study. PLOS ONE, 15 (3) pp. 1-15
2019 Comparison of physical performance between older adult fallers with and without knee osteoarthritis. Jurnal Sains Kesihatan Malaysia, 17 (2) pp. 147-155
2019 The students’ perceptions and attitudes towards blended learning among undergraduate students in Kuala Lumpur. Education in Medicine Journal, 11 (4) pp. 19-28
2018 Knee associated problems and functional mobility among adults with knee osteoarthritis. Jurnal Sains Kesihatan Malaysia, 16 (Special Issue (Faculty of Health Science Silver Jubilee 2017)) pp. 171-177
Conference or Workshop Item

2020 Self-management programme in older adults with knee osteoarthritis. In: Updates on Physiotherapy for Older Adults with Knee Osteoarthritis Seminar,
2018 Knowledge about knee osteoarthritis among older adults: a qualitative study. In: Minggu Penyelidikan & Kolokium Siswazah Fakulti Sains Kesihatan,
2018 The contents and delivery methods used for self-management education programme in older adults with knee osteoarthritis: a systematic review. In: Malaysian Congress of Geriatric Medicine,
2017 Knee associated problems and functional mobility among adults with knee osteoarthritis. In: Neuroprotective Model for Healthy Longevity Workshop & Symposia,
2012 Examining Islamic perspectives in five Allied Health disciplines in Scopus indexed journals. In: The Islamic Medical Association of North America Continuing Education,