Staff Directory


Nurul Hazirah Binti Jaafar

Academic Qualification

  • PhD in Nutrition - Doctor of Philosophy, Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM)

Nurul Hazirah Binti Jaafar (Dr.)

Assistant Professor
IIUM Kuantan Campus

KULLIYYAH OF ALLIED HEALTH SCIENCES

Other's position:

Head, Kulliyyah of Allied Health Sciences


hazirahjaafar@iium.edu.my
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Area of Specialisation


  • Agricultural ~ Agricultural Science And Technology ~ Food Sciences and Nutrition ~ Other Food Science and Nutrition n.e.c.


Teaching Responsibilities


Advanced Medical Nutrition Therapy 2023/2024
CLINICAL ROTATION: INPATIENT 1 2023/2024
CLINICAL ROTATION: INPATIENT 2 2023/2024
CLINICAL ROTATION: INPATIENT 3 2023/2024
COUNSELLING SKILLS FOR DIETITIANS 2023/2024
FOODSERVICE PLACEMENT 2023/2024
INTERMEDIATE MEDICAL NUTRITION THERAPY 2023/2024
Nutrition Education and Health Promotion 2023/2024
RESEARCH PROJECT IN DIETETICS 1 2023/2024
SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT: ISSUES, PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICES 2023/2024


Supervision


Development, Validation And Evaluation Of Web-Based Nutrition Education Program In Preventing Childhood Stunting In Pahang .
Ph.D In Progress Co-supervisor
Development Of Framework For Telenutrition Services Implementation In Malaysia: A Multimethod Research.
Ph.D In Progress Co-supervisor
Development And Validation Of A Nutrition Module For Young Children With Picky Eating In Pahang.
Master In Progress Main Supervisor
Exploring The Perceptions, Practices, And Perceived Barriers Towards Nutritious Eating When Eating Out Among Malay Parents Of 5 To 12-Year-Old Children In Kedah. .
Master In Progress Co-supervisor


Research Projects


Completed
2022 - 2023 Pahang Diabetic Educational Camp 2022
2020 - 2021 Healthcare for Sejahtera "OKU": Transferring knowledge and skills on special care for People with Disabilities (PWDs) to the caregivers.
On-Going
2023 - Present Growth and development in the early life ? an integrated approach
2020 - Present THE EFFECTS OF A WEB-BASED NUTRITION INTERVENTION ON MOTHERS? KNOWLEDGE, ATTITUDE AND PRACTICE IN PREVENTING STUNTING AMONG CHILDREN IN PAHANG
2019 - Present Intervention Program for Stunting Problem among Children in Pahang #anakmalaysiatinggi


Award & Recognition


22 Sep, 2022 Community Builder Award (Sister) - Kulliyyah of Allied Health Sciences KCDIO
30 Jun, 2021 Best Advisor for Student Activity Award - Kulliyyah Allied Health Sciences KCDIO


Publications


Article

2024 Childhood picky eating behaviour and its impact on the growth of young children: a scoping review. International Journal of Allied Health Sciences, 8 (1) pp. 2953-2961
2023 Nutritional status and feeding behaviour of young children in the Northeastern region of Malaysia. International Journal of Allied Health Sciences, 7 (5) pp. 191-201
2023 Nutritional status as predictors for quality of life among caregivers of children with severe cerebral palsy. Translational Pediatrics, 12 (9) pp. 1601-1618
2023 The feasibility and effectiveness of telenutrition for remote dietary consultation: a systematic review and meta-analysis protocol. Malaysian Journal of Medicine and Health Sciences, 19 (Supp 9) pp. 337-342
2023 Validation of the Malay version of Food Insecurity Experience Scale (M-FIES) using Rasch analysis. Malaysian Journal of Nutrition, 29 (3) pp. 529-537
2022 A review of food texture modification among individuals with cerebral palsy: the challenges among cerebral palsy families. Nutrients, 14 (24) pp. 1-22
2022 A review of spatial analysis application in childhood malnutrition studies. Malaysian Journal of Medical Sciences, 29 (5) pp. 24-38
2022 Children's nutritional status and their parents' feeding practices, shopping motivation, and stress at mealtime during the pandemic COVID-19. International Journal of Allied Health Sciences (IJAHS), 6 (3) pp. 2735-2746
2022 The nutritional status of children with disability and their parental feeding practices, food shopping motivation and stress level at mealtime during COVID-19 pandemic. International Journal of Allied Health Sciences (IJAHS), 6 (3) pp. 2722-2734
2021 Translation and validation of Food Insecurity Experience Scale (FIES). Malaysian Journal of Nutrition, 27 (3) pp. 449-459
2021 Translation and validation of food insecurity experience scale (FIES). Malaysian Journal of Nutrition, 27 (3) pp. 449-459
2020 Adhering to lifestyle change recommendations via the trans-theoretical model: a mixed-methods study among type 2 diabetes patients. Nutrition & Food Science, () pp.
2020 Adhering to lifestyle change recommendations via the transtheoretical model: a mixed methods study among type 2 diabetes patients. Nutrition and Food Sciences, 51 (2) pp. 362-374
2020 Assessment of dietary calcium intake among female university students. International Journal of Allied Health Sciences, 4 (3) pp. 1440-1448
2020 Dietary habit and lifestyle practices among normal and overweight/obese IIUM Kuantan students: a comparative study. International Journal of Allied Health Sciences, 4 (3) pp. 1309-1320
2018 Parent-report instruments for assessing feeding dif´Čüculties in children with neurological impairments: a systematic review. Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology, 61 (2) pp. 135-144
Book

2023 Pemakanan dan cara makan. Penerbit Universiti Sains Malaysia, ISBN: 978-967-461-713-4
2020 Makanlah sayang... resepi sihat & mudah untuk anak-anak. ZH Management Resources Sdn Bhd, ISBN: 978-967-18671-0-5
2018 Pemakanan Untuk Kanak-Kanak Yang Mempunyai Masalah Saraf. Pustaka Aman Press, ISBN: 9789670486857