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Asmah Hanim Binti Hamdan

Academic Qualification

  • MASTER OF PATHOLOGY - Masters Degree (Clinical Specialist), Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM)

Asmah Hanim Binti Hamdan (Dr.)

Assistant Professor
IIUM Kuantan Campus

KULLIYYAH OF MEDICINE


drahanim@iium.edu.my
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Expert Profile


Asmah Hanim bt Hamdan obtained her MD degree from Universiti Sains Malaysia. Upon completion her undergraduate she started her career as a house officer at Hospital Tengku Ampuan Afzan Kuantan in 2003. She was posted to various clinical diciplines and finally joined Pathology Department at the same hospital as a medical officer.
She persued her training in pathology in 2010 and qualified as an Anatomic Pathologist 4 years later. Then, she worked as a pathologist in Hospital Sultanah Nur Zahirah, Kuala Terengganu for two years before she left for IIUM.
Currently Dr Asmah Hanim is a lecturer and clinical specialist in Anatomic Pathology at Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, IIUM. She involves in a teaching as well as research for undergraduate and postgraduate student in Kulliyyah of Medicine.


Area of Specialisation


  • Medical And Health ~ Medical And Health Sciences ~ Clinical Medicine ~ Pathology


Teaching Responsibilities


BODY REACTION TO PHYSICAL, CHEMICAL & BIOLOGICAL AGENTS 2018/2019 2017/2018
BODY REACTIONS TO PHYSICAL, CHEMICAL AND BIOLOGICAL AGENTS 2020/2021
CARDIOVASCULAR, RESPIRATORY AND HAEMOPOIETIC SYSTEMS 2020/2021
CARDIOVASCULAR, RESPIRATORY, BLOOD AND BLOOD FORMING ORGANS 2019/2020 2018/2019
INTRODUCTION TO PUBLIC HEALTH 2018/2019
NORMAL RESPONSE & PROCESS TO DISEASED STATE 2017/2018 2018/2019
NORMAL RESPONSE AND PROCESS TO DISEASED STATE 2019/2020 2020/2021
NORMAL STRUCTURE & FUNCTION OF THE HUMAN CELL, TISSUE & BODY SYSTEM 2018/2019
NORMAL STRUCTURE & FUNCTION OF THE HUMAN CELL, TISSUE & BODY SYSTEMS 2019/2020 2020/2021
STRUCTURE & FUNCTION IN NORMAL & DISEASED STATES & BEHAVIOURAL SCIENCE 2020/2021
THE ALIMENTARY AND HEPATOBILIARY SYSTEMS 2018/2019 2017/2018 2020/2021
THE ENDOCRINE, REPRODUCTIVE AND URINARY SYSTEMS 2020/2021
THE ENDOCRINE, REPRODUCTIVE URINARY SYSTEMS 2019/2020 2018/2019
THE LOCOMOTOR AND NERVOUS SYSTEMS 2017/2018 2020/2021 2019/2020 2018/2019


Research Projects


Completed
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On-Going
2021 - Present Clitoral Hood Anatomical, Variation and Its Relation to Clitoral Hood Adhesion, Clitoral Discharge, Sexual Satisfan and Female Circumcision
2021 - Present Evaluation of Microsatellite Instability (MSI) for Stage IV Colorectal Cancer
2021 - Present Assessment of Molecular Stability for Fine Needle Aspiration Cytology and Non Gynaecological Specimen Post Liquid Based Cytology Preparation in SASMEC
2021 - Present Cellular Morphological Changes at The Ocular Surface in Cataract Patients with Dry Eye Disease and its Relationship to Dry Eye Symptoms and Tear Function Tests
2020 - Present Understanding the Effect of Vitamin A (Retinoic Acid) on Liver Histopathological and Ultrastructural Changes in High Cholesterol Diet Induced Rat?s Steatosis.


Publications


Article

2021 Assessment of concordance between immunohistochemistry and MSI analysis and their association with clinicopathological features in Malaysian colorectal cancer patients. International Journal of Allied Health Sciences, 5 (1) pp. 2128
2021 FLT3 and NPM1 mutations in patients with Myeloid neoplasms. International Journal of Allied Health Sciences, 5 (1) pp. 2118
2021 Histopathological changes in chronic low dose organic arsenic exposure in rats kidney. IIUM Medical Journal Malaysia, 20 (1) pp. 91-98
2021 Honey and its Role in Medical Disorders. Bulletin of Environment, Pharmacology and Life Sciences, 10 (3) pp. 250-256
2021 Immunohistochemical analysis of mismatch repair deficiency in colorectal cancer patients in Kuantan, Pahang. IIUM Medical Journal Malaysia, 20 (2) pp. 53-58
2021 Primary B-cell Lymphoma of the Thoracic Spine: a rare cause of Spinal Cord Compression. Cureus Journal of Medical Science, 13 (7) pp. 1-8
2021 Progressive hepatic histopathological changes in high cholesterol diet induced non-alcoholic fatty liver disease model. International journal of allied health sciences, 5 (1) pp. 2181
2021 Squamous cell carcinoma in burn scars: report of three cases. International Journal of Allied Health Sciences (IJAHS), 5 (1) pp.
2020 Anti-inflammatory effects of trihoney in hypercholesterolemic atherosclerotic rabbits: a comparative study with atorvastatin. Malaysian Journal of Medicine and Health Sciences, 16 (2) pp. 230-236
2020 Hepatoprotective effects of a Novel Trihoney against Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease: A comparative study with Atorvastatin. The Scientifiec World Journal, 2020 () pp. 1-14
2020 Trihoney reduces lipid peroxidation and enhances antioxidant enzyme activities in hypercholesterolaemic atherosclerotic rabbits. International Food Research Journal, 27 (3) pp. 568-575
2020 Trihoney suppresses soluble adhesion molecules (ICAM-1 and VCAM-1) in hypercholesterolemic atherosclerotic rabbits: a comparative study with atorvastatin. Sains Malaysiana, 49 (6) pp. 1313-1322
2019 Evaluation of acute and sub-acute oral toxicity of the aqueous extract of aquilaria malaccensis leaves in sprague dawley rats. Asia-Pacific Journal of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, 27 (1) pp. 20-32
2019 The relation between retinoids and non-alcoholic fatty liver: a review. International Journal of Allied Health Sciences, 3 (3 Special Issue) pp. 805
2019 Trihoney ameliorates oxidative stress in atherosclerotic aorta. International Journal of Allied Health Sciences, 3 (3) pp. 767-767
2018 Red cell antibody screening: a single centre experience. International Medical Journal Malaysia, 17 (Supplementary Issue No 1) pp. 33-33
2018 Structural changes and the differential expression of osteoprotegerin (OPG) and receptor activator of nuclear factor kB ligand (RANKL) in subchondral bone during the development of osteoarthriti. Malaysian Applied Biology Journal, 47 (6) pp. 87-96
2018 Structural changes and the differential expression of osteoprotegerin (OPG) and receptor activator of nuclear factor kB ligand (RANKL) in subchondral bone during the development of osteoarthritis. Malaysian Applied Biology, () pp.
2018 Topographical changes of rat's colonic mucosal after chronic arsenic exposure - A scanning electron microscopy study. International Medical Journal Malaysia, 17 (Supplementary Issue No 1) pp. 32-32
2017 Acute toxicity of Trigonella foenum-graecum (Fenugreek) seeds aqueous extracton liver in male mice, histopathological study. International Research Journal Of Pharmacy, 8 (4) pp. 24-27
2017 Assessment of acute liver toxicity of trigonella foenum-graecum (fenugreek) seeds aqueous extract in male mice. Elixir International Journal : Hormones and Signaling, May 2017 () pp. 46697-46703
2017 The illustration of a rat large intestine: a model for the effect of carcinogens. The International Medical Journal Malaysia, 16 (Supp. 1) pp. 28
Conference or Workshop Item

2019 Low-dose organic arsenic exposure causes chronological changes in colonic mucosa: scanning electron microscopy findings. In: 28th Scientific Conference of the Microscopy Society Malaysia 2019,
2018 Structural changes and the differential expression of osteoprotegerin (OPG) and receptor activator of nuclear factor kb ligand (RANKL) in subchondral bone during the development of osteoarthritis. In: The 15th Symposium of the Malaysian Society of Applied Biology (MSAB 2018),
2018 The remodelling of tibial trabecular bone in spontaneous animal model of osteoarthritis. In: The 15th Symposium of the Malaysian Society of Applied Biology (MSAB 2018),
2017 Analysis of sample rejection at newly established pathology laboratory of the International Islamic University Malaysia Medical Centre (IIUMMC). In: 27th MACB Conference,
2017 Methylation-sppecific PCR assay for quantification of DNA methylation of SPG20 gene in colorectal cancer. In: 7th Regional Conference on Molecular Medicine (RCMM) in conjunction with 3rd National Conference for Cancer Research,
2017 The illustration of a rat large intestine: a model for the effect of carcinogens. In: Medical Research Symposium 2017,