Curriculum Vitae

PERSONAL DETAILS

Professor Dr Siew-Siang Naicker @ Chua Siew Siang

  • Head of School - School of Pharmacy

  • School of Pharmacy
    Faculty of Health & Medical Sciences
  •    +60356295601
  •   siewsiang.chua@taylors.edu.my

ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role),(Level),(Duration)
  • Head of School , Faculty of Health & Medical Sciences, 01/04/2017 to 28/02/2019
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification),(Institution)
  • Doctor of Philosophy, UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND, Australia
  • Bachelor of Honours (Pharmacy), UNIVERSITI SAINS MALAYSIA, Malaysia
PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP
(Organisation),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
  • Malaysian Academy of Pharmacy , Assistant Principal, 2016 to 2017 (National)
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area)
  • Pharmacy Practice (Pharmaceutical care, medication safety, medication error, medication use, women's health, interprofessional, diabetes care )
RESEARCH INTEREST
(Research Area)
  • Pharmacy Practice
PUBLICATIONS
(Title of publication in APA style)
Book
2016
  • Chua, S-S., Lee, H-G., Hoe, S-L. , Paraidathathu T. (2016) Community Pharmacy Practice in Malaysia. University of Malaya Press, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Article in Journals
2018
  • Yee Wei Shim, Siew Siang Chua, Hui Chin Wong, Syireen Alwi. Collaborative intervention between pharmacists and physicians on elderly patients: A randomized controlled trial. Therapeutics and Clinical Risk Management 2018; 14:1115-1125 (ISI-Indexed)
2017
  • Wong, L-Y., Chua, S-S., Husin, A-R., Arshad, H. (2017). A Pharmacy Management Service for Adults with Asthma: A Cluster Randomised Controlled Trial. Family Practice. 1–10. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Chua, S-S., Sim, M-C., Sulaiman, C.Z., Omar, A., Thong, M-K. (2017). Effects of Sharing Information on Drug Administration Errors in Paediatric Wards: A Pre-Post Intervention Study. Therapeutics and Clinical Risk Management. 13, 345-353. (ISI-Indexed)
     
  • Lim, L-M., McStea, M., Chung, W-W., Nor Azmi, N., Abdul Aziz, S.A., Alwi, S., Kamarulzaman, A., Kamaruzzaman, S.B., Chua, S-S., Rajasuriar, R.. Prevalence, risk factors and health outcomes associated with polypharmacy among urban community-dwelling older adults in multi-ethnic Malaysia. PLoS ONE. 12(3), e0173466. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0173466. (ISI Q1) (ISI-Indexed)
     
  • Shim, Y-W,. Chua, S-S., Morisky, D E. (2017). Psychometric properties of the simplified Chinese version of the Malaysian Medication Adherence Scale (C-MALMAS) on elderly patients. International Journal of Gerontology, 1-5. (ISI-Indexed)
     
  • Kho, J-V., Chua, S-S., Dallumal R .M., Omar, S. Z. (2017). Medications Used By Pregnant Women: Any Safety Concerns? International Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Science. 9(5), 100-106. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
     
  • Tan, Bee Kim; Tan, S. Eng Beng; Chen, Li-Chia; Chang, Kian Meng; Chua, Siew Siang; Balashanker, Sharmini; Begum, Habiba Nazeera; Jaman, Kamarul; Edmund, Syed Carlo; Bee, Ping Chong(2017). Medication-related issues associated with adherence to long-term tyrosine kinase inhibitors for controlling chronic myeloid leukemia: a qualitative study. PATIENT PREFERENCE AND ADHERENCE, 11, pp.1027-1034 (ISI-Indexed)
     
  • Lee S.W.H., Chan C.K.Y., Chua S.S., Chaiyakunapruk N.(2017). Comparative effectiveness of telemedicine strategies on type 2 diabetes management: A systematic review and network meta-analysis. Scientific Reports, 7(1), pp. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
     
Extended Abstract
2017
  • Latif, N.N.A., Chua, S.S., Pinkney, C.T., Balashanker, S. (2017). Continuing Professional Development activities preferred by community pharmacists. Malaysian Pharmaceutical Society-Pharmacy Scientific Conference 2017; 3 to 5 November 2017, Bayview Beach Resort. Penang. Malaysian Journal of Pharmacy. 3(1), 21
RESEARCH PROJECT
(Project title),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
  • Medication use and drug-related problems encountered by community-dwelling elderly in Klang Valley, Co-researcher, 2017 to 2021 (Taylor's University)
  • Effect of healthcare intervention on Functional Dyspepsia patients in a Malaysian public hospital: A randomised controlled trial, Project Leader, 2017 to 2019 (Taylor's University)
  • Effects of healthcare interventions in the health status of Orang Asli community in Kg. Teras, Slim River, Perak, Co-researcher, 2017 to 2019 (Taylor's University)
EVALUATION ACTIVITIES
(Activity),(Duration),(Category)
  • Quality Use of Medicine in Malaysia Public Health System: The Role of Pharmacist. PhD candidate: Nurul Ain Mohd Tahir, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW, Australia:, 2017 to 2017 (Thesis)
SUPERVISION
(Title of Thesis),(Name of Candidates),(Academic Level),(Role)
ONGOING
  • SASIKUMAR MANICKAM  (Main Supervisor)
  • LOH PENG YEOW  (Main Supervisor)
PRESENTATION
(Title),(Event),(Date Presented),(Organiser),(Level)
INVITED SPEAKER
  • A Glimpse of Pharmaceutical Care Studies in Malaysia Randomised Controlled Trials. , The 2nd International Conference on Pharmacy Education and Research Network of ASEAN (ASEAN PHarmNET 2017). , 21/11/2017 to 22/11/2017, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Taylor's University (International)
COURSE ATTENDED
(Course Title),(Course Mode),(Date/Duration),(Level)
  • Taylor's Teaching & Learning Festival 2017 (Day 2), Research, 22/03/2017 to 22/03/2017
  • 2U2I Briefing (by invitation only), Research, 07/03/2017 to 07/03/2017
  • Curriculum Review Workshop (Day 3) (SoP only), Research, 02/03/2017 to 02/03/2017