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Maizura Binti Mohd. Zainudin

Academic Qualification

  • Doctor of Philosophy (Physiology) - Doctor of Philosophy, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)
  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery - Bachelor Degree, International Islamic University Malaysia

Maizura Binti Mohd. Zainudin (Dr.)

Assistant Professor
IIUM Kuantan Campus

KULLIYYAH OF MEDICINE

Other's position:

Coordinator, Kulliyyah of Medicine


zmaizura@iium.edu.my
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Expert Profile


Asst. Prof. Dr. Maizura started housemanship training at Hospital Tengku Ampuan Rahimah Klang in 2006 after completing her undergraduate studies at International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM). In 2008, she served Klinik Kesihatan Maran as a medical officer, and in June 2009, enrolled for the Master of Medical Sciences (Physiology) with the Faculty of Medicine, University Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM).
She then upgraded her Master's to Ph.D in 2012. She spent three and a half years to complete the Ph.D programme as required and was awarded the Ph.D in Basic Medical Sciences in June 2013. She returned to Kuantan to serve IIUM Kuantan as a lecturer in Physiology.


Area of Specialisation


  • Medical And Health ~ Medical And Health Sciences ~ Clinical Medicine ~ Gynaecology - Physiology


Professional Membership


  • 2007: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (Member of Malaysian Medical Council), Member of Malaysian Medical Council
  • 2020: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (Member of Scientific Malaysian), Others
  • 2020: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (Member of National Diabetes Institute, Malaysia), National Diabetes Institute, Malaysia


Teaching Responsibilities


ADVANCED PHYSIOLOGY I 2014/2015 2019/2020 2015/2016
ADVANCED PHYSIOLOGY II 2019/2020
BASIC GENERAL SURGERY POSTING 2019/2020
BODY REACTION TO PHYSICAL, CHEMICAL & BIOLOGICAL AGENTS 2018/2019 2014/2015 2015/2016 2017/2018
BODY REACTIONS TO PHYSICAL, CHEMICAL AND BIOLOGICAL AGENTS 2019/2020 2020/2021
CARDIOVASCULAR PHYSIOLOGY 2013/2014 2019/2020
CARDIOVASCULAR, RESPIRATORY AND HAEMOPOIETIC SYSTEMS 2020/2021
CARDIOVASCULAR, RESPIRATORY, BLOOD AND BLOOD FORMING ORGANS 2017/2018 2019/2020 2013/2014 2018/2019 2015/2016
ENDOCRINE PHYSIOLOGY 2013/2014 2014/2015 2019/2020 2020/2021
GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT PHYSIOLOGY 2019/2020 2016/2017 2015/2016 2020/2021
LABORATORY TECHNIQUES IN PHYSIOLOGY 2014/2015 2016/2017 2019/2020 2015/2016 2013/2014
NORMAL RESPONSE & PROCESS TO DISEASED STATE 2017/2018 2016/2017 2018/2019
NORMAL RESPONSE AND PROCESS TO DISEASED STATE 2020/2021 2019/2020
NORMAL STRUCTURE & FUNCTION OF THE HUMAN CELL, TISSUE & BODY SYSTEM 2015/2016 2017/2018 2018/2019
NORMAL STRUCTURE & FUNCTION OF THE HUMAN CELL, TISSUE & BODY SYSTEMS 2019/2020 2020/2021
PHYSIOLOGY 2019/2020 2020/2021
PHYSIOLOGY OF SPECIAL SENSES 2014/2015 2019/2020
PHYSIOLOGY OF THE CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM 2019/2020
Physiology of the Central Nervous System I 2020/2021
RESPIRATORY PHYSIOLOGY 2019/2020
STRUCTURE & FUNCTION IN NORMAL & DISEASED STATES & BEHAVIOURAL SCIENCE 2019/2020 2020/2021
THE ALIMENTARY AND HEPATOBILIARY SYSTEMS 2020/2021 2019/2020 2017/2018 2018/2019
THE ENDOCRINE, REPRODUCTIVE AND URINARY SYSTEMS 2020/2021
THE ENDOCRINE, REPRODUCTIVE URINARY SYSTEMS 2014/2015 2015/2016 2016/2017 2018/2019 2017/2018 2019/2020
THE LOCOMOTOR AND NERVOUS SYSTEMS 2019/2020 2017/2018 2015/2016 2018/2019 2014/2015 2020/2021


Research Projects


Completed
2016 - 2019 Blood Pressure Lowering Mechanisms of Kadukmy? in Essential Hypertension
2015 - 2019 Modulatory mechanisms of maternal ET-1 during post partum normalisation of physiological BP, renal function, oxidative stress levels and fetal outcomes in pregnancy induced hypertension (PIH)
On-Going
2018 - Present Postpartum ultrastructural changes in peripheral arteries of rats with gestational hypertension
- Anti-diabetic mechanisms of Lepidium meyeni (Maca) and marine collagen in BlackbeltTM in rat model of diabetes mellitus
- The elements of hospital layout affecting healthcare providers-patient communication: A case study of Sultan Ahmad Shah Medical Center and Kuantan Medical Center


Award & Recognition


30 Nov, 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 level. International
30 Nov, 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 level. 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 level. 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 level. 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 level. 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 level. 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 level. International
22 Oct, 2018 Young Investigator Award - Federation of the Asian and Oceanian Physiological Society Congress International
22 Oct, 2018 Young Investigator Award - Federation of the Asian and Oceanian Physiological Society Congress International


Publications


Article

2019 Factors regulating nitric oxide production in spontaneously hypertensive rats treated with piper sarmentosum aqueous extract. International Medical Journal of Malaysia, 17 (Supplementary Issue No 1) pp. 19-19
2019 Periodic assessment of antenatal and post natal serum Endothelin-1 (ET-1) and Nitric Oxide (NO) levels in hypertensive disorders of pregnancy (HDP). International Medical Journal Malaysia, 8 (2) pp. 101-106
2019 Piper sarmentosum leaves aqueous extract attenuates vascular endothelial dysfunction in spontaneously hypertensive rats. Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, Volume 2019 () pp. 1-8
2018 Periodic assessment of antenatal and post natal serum endothelin-1 and nitric oxide levels in hypertensive disorders of pregnancy. International Medical Journal Malaysia, 17 (Supplementary Issue No 1) pp. 21-21
2015 The use of piper sarmentosum leaves aqueous extract (kadukmy™) as antihypertensive agent in spontaneous hypertensive rats. BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 15 (1) pp. 1-10
2013 Does oral ingestion of piper sarmentosum cause toxicity in experimental animals?. Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 2013 () pp. 1-9
Conference or Workshop Item

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 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 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 Periodic assessment of (ET-1) and Nitric Oxide (NO) in hypertensive disorders of pregnancy (HDP). In: The 9th Federation of the Asian and Oceanian Physiological Societies Congress,
2019 Periodic assessment of (ET-1) and Nitric Oxide(NO) in hypertensive disorders of pregnancy (HDP). In: 9th Federation of the Asian and Oceania Physiological Societies (FAOPS) Congress 2019,
2019 Post partum endothelin-1 and angiogenic factors causing persistent endothelial dysfunction in mothers with hypertensive disorders of pregnancy. In: The 4th International Conference on Advances in Medical Science (ICAMS 2019),
2019 The antihypertensive efficacy of Piper sarmentosum aqueous extract as compared to perindopril in spontaneously hypertensive rats. In: The 4th International Conference on Advances in Medical Science (ICAMS 2019),
2018 Periodic assessment of antenatal and postnatal serum Endothelin-1(ET-1) and Nitric Oxide (NO) levels in hypertensive disorders of pregnancy (HDP). In: Medical Research Symposium 2018,
2010 Acute toxicity of Piper sarmentosum aqueous extract on haematology and liver profile in female Spragur Dawley rats. In: 3rd International Conference on Advancement in Science and Technology (iCAST) 2010,
Book Section

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