Interests in Medical Statistics, Epidemiology and Medical Infomatics.
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research & Innovation), University Malaya, 16-Aug-12 - 15-Aug-15
Professor of Public Health
Director, Global Planning and Strategy Centre, University of Malaya
Head, Julius Centre University of Malaya, 28-May-10 - 27-May-12
Manager, Nadi IT, UMMC (24 July 2000-30 June 2001)
Head, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya (1 Sept 2006-31 Aug 2009)
Deputy Dean (Undergraduate and Diploma), Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya (1 Sept 2009-30 June 2011)
House Officer, Hosp. P. Pinang (1 August 1988-July 1989)
Medical Officer, Hosp. P. Pinang (1 August 1989-30 September 1990)
Medical Officer. University Hospital (1 October 1990-30 September 1992)
Medical Officer, Hosp. Sungai Bakap (1 October 1992-30 June 1993)
Medical and Health Officer, Pejabat Kesihatan Seberang Perai Selatan (1 July 1993-30 June 1995)
MPH student (1 July 1995-30 June 1996)
Health Officer, Public Health Institute (15 July 1996-15 Jan 1998)
Systems Administrator, Public Health Institute (Dec 1996-Jan 1998)
Lecturer, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Malaya (16 Jan 1998- current )
PhD student (17 September 2001-16 September 2005)
Associate Editor, Asia Pacific Journal of Public Health
Editorial Board, Malaysian Orthopaedic Journal
International Advisory Board, Journal of Experimental and Clinical Medicine
Public Health Specialist Committee, National Specialist Register
Research Committee, Malaysian Health Promotion Board
HICoE Service Thrust Committee, Ministry of Higher Education
Project Monitoring Committee (Malaysian Cohort), Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation
Life member, Academy of Medicine Malaysia
Malaysian Medical Association
Malaysian Public Health Specialists Association
Department of Social and Preventive Medicine
Wee LH, Mahmud ABA. The psychological process and factors related to smoking cessation. Ministry of Health Malaysia. ISBN 967-999-23
2012, 1. Lahsasna A, Ainon RN, Zainuddin R, Bulgiba A. Design of a Fuzzy-based Decision Support System for Coronary Heart Disease Diagnosis. J Med Syst. 2012 Jan 18., 2. Bhoo-Pathy N, Hartman M, Yip C-H, Saxena N, Taib NA, Lim S-E, et al. Ethnic Differences in Survival after Breast Cancer in South East Asia. PLoS ONE. 2012;7(2):e30995.
2011, 3. Wee LH, West R, Bulgiba A, Shahab L. Predictors of 3-month abstinence in smokers attending stop-smoking clinics in malaysia. Nicotine Tob Res. 2011 Feb;13(2):151-6., 4. Wee LH, Shahab L, Bulgiba A, West R. Conflict About Quitting Predicts the Decision to Stop Smoking Gradually or Abruptly: Evidence From Stop Smoking Clinics in Malaysia. Journal of Smoking Cessation. 2011;6(1):8., 5. Wee LH, Shahab L, Bulgiba A, West R. Stop smoking clinics in Malaysia: characteristics of attendees and predictors of success. Addict Behav. 2011 Apr;36(4):400-3., 6. Wee BS, Poh BK, Bulgiba A, Ismail MN, Ruzita AT, Hills AP. Risk of metabolic syndrome among children living in metropolitan Kuala Lumpur: a case control study. BMC Public Health. 2011;11:333., 7. Su TA, Hoe VC, Masilamani R, Awang Mahmud AB. Hand-arm vibration syndrome among a group of construction workers in Malaysia. Occup Environ Med. 2011 Jan;68(1):58-63., 8. Moy FM, Bulgiba A. High prevalence of vitamin D insufficiency and its association with obesity and metabolic syndrome among Malay adults in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. BMC Public Health. 2011;11:735., 9. Hairi NN, Bulgiba A, Mudla I, Said MA. Chronic diseases, depressive symptoms and functional limitation amongst older people in rural Malaysia, a middle income developing country. Prev Med. 2011 Oct;53(4-5):343-6., 10. Hairi NN, Bulgiba A, Cumming RG, Naganathan V, Mudla I. Depressive symptoms, visual impairment, and its influence on physical disability and functional limitation. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2011 Mar;59(3):557-9., 11. Dahlui M, Ramli S, Bulgiba AM. Breast cancer prevention and control programs in Malaysia. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2011;12(6):1631-4., 12. Dahlui M, Ng C, Al-Sadat N, Ismail S, Bulgiba A. Is breast self examination (BSE) still relevant? A study on BSE performance among female staff of University of Malaya. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2011;12(2):369-72., 13. Bhoo Pathy N, Yip CH, Taib NA, Hartman M, Saxena N, Iau P, et al. Breast cancer in a multi-ethnic Asian setting: Results from the Singapore-Malaysia hospital-based breast cancer registry. Breast. 2011 Feb 12., 14. Apalasamy YD, Ming MF, Rampal S, Bulgiba A, Mohamed Z. Gender-Dependent Association of a beta2- Adrenergic Gene Variant With Obesity Parameters in Malaysian Malays. Asia Pac J Public Health. 2011 Dec 23.
2010, 15. Moy FM, Bulgiba A. The modified NCEP ATP III criteria maybe better than the IDF criteria in diagnosing Metabolic Syndrome among Malays in Kuala Lumpur. BMC Public Health. 2010;10:678., 16. Maizura H, Retneswari M, Moe H, Hoe VC, Bulgiba A. Job strain among Malaysian office workers of a multinational company. Occup Med (Lond). 2010 May;60(3):219-24., 17. Hairi NN, Bulgiba A, Cumming RG, Naganathan V, Mudla I. Prevalence and correlates of physical disability and functional limitation among community dwelling older people in rural Malaysia, a middle income country. BMC Public Health. 2010;10:492., 18. Bulgiba AM, Dahlui M. Developing global public health links in southeast Asia. Asia Pac J Public Health. 2010 Jul;22(3 Suppl):14S-8S., 19. Bhoo Pathy N, Peeters P, van Gils C, Beulens JW, van der Graaf Y, Bueno-de-Mesquita B, et al. Coffee and tea intake and risk of breast cancer. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2010 Jun;121(2):461-7., 20. Ainon RN, Bulgiba AM, Lahsasna A. AMI Screening Using Linguistic Fuzzy Rules. J Med Syst. 2010 May 2.
2009, 21. Noran NH, Izzuna MG, Bulgiba AM, Mimiwati Z, Ayu SM. Severity of visual impairment and depression among elderly Malaysians. Asia Pac J Public Health. 2009 Jan;21(1):43-50, 22. Kamaliah MN, Jaafar S, Ehsan FZ, Safiee I, Ismail F, Saleh NM, et al. Facilitating equity and efficiency in Malaysian primary health care through the application of the ACG(R) case mix system. BMC Health Services Research. 2009;9(Suppl 1):A7.
2008, 23. Yusoff N, Jaafar N, Razak IA, Chew YY, Ismail N, Bulgiba AM. The prevalence of enamel opacities in permanent teeth of 11-12 year-old school children in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Community Dent Health. 2008 Mar;25(1):55-8., 24. Saw A, Manimaran S, Faizal S, Bulgiba AM. Use of radiographic densitometry to predict the Bone Healing Index in distraction osteogenesis. Malaysian Orthopaedic Journal. 2008;2(1):5., 25. Khoo SP, Yap AU, Chan YH, Bulgiba AM. Translating the Research Diagnostic Criteria for Temporomandibular Disorders into Malay: evaluation of content and process. J Orofac Pain. 2008 Spring;22(2):131-8., 26. Al-Bayaty FH, Wahid NA, Bulgiba AM. Tooth mortality in smokers and nonsmokers in a selected population in Sana'a, Yemen. J Periodontal Res. 2008 Feb;43(1):9-13.
2007, 27. Yong SM, Saw A, Sengupta S, Bulgiba AM. Bone overgrowth ater fracture of the femoral shaft in children. Malaysian Orthopaedic Journal. 2007;1(1).
2006, 28. Bulgiba AM, Fisher MH. Using neural networks and just nine patient-reportable factors of screen for AMI. Health Informatics J. 2006 Sep;12(3):213-25., 29. Bulgiba AM. Diagnosing angina using a simple neural network architecture. J Univ Malaya Med Centre. 2006;9(1):39-43., 30. Al-Bayaty FH, Wahid NA, Bulgiba AM, Al-Bayaty MA. Tooth mortality in a selected population in Sanaa. Dentika Dental Journal. 2006;11(2):144-50.
2005, 31. Bulgiba AM, Razaz M. How well can signs and symptoms predict AMI in the Malaysian population? Int J Cardiol. 2005 Jun 22;102(1):87-93., 32. Bulgiba AM. Are examination findings important in screening for angina in the Malaysian patient? Prev Med. 2005 Jun;40(6):696-701.
2004, 33. Bulgiba AM. Information technology in health care - what the future holds. Asia Pac J Public Health. 2004;16 (1):64-71.
2003, 34. Bulgiba AM, Noran MH. IT usage, perceptions and literacy of medical students. Asia Pac J Public Health. 2003;15(2):127-34.
2002, 35. Vasudevan AE, Goh KL, Bulgiba AM. Impairment of psychomotor responses after conscious sedation in cirrhotic patients undergoing therapeutic upper GI endoscopy. Am J Gastroenterol. 2002 Jul;97(7):1717-21.
2000, 36. Mahmud AB, Rohani K, Rasiah RI, Ahmad E. Improving Internet access in the UMMC - A Nadi IT innovation. J Univ Malaya Med Centre. 2000;5(2):93-7., 37. Mahmud AB. Developing a department website - the Department of Social and Preventive Medicine experience. J Univ Malaya Med Centre. 2000;5(1):36-40.
1999, 38. Mahmud AB, Sallam AA. Analysis of birth weight data from the Malaysian Family Life Survey II. Asia PacJ Public Health. 1999;11(2):71-6.
1. Asia Pacific Journal of Public Health (Associate Editor)
2. Journal of Experimental and Clinical Medicine (International Advisory Board)
3. Malaysian Orthopaedic Journal (Editor)
4. International Journal of Cardiology (Reviewer)
5. Medical Journal of Malaysia (Reviewer)
6. Malaysian Orthopaedic Journal (Editorial Board)
7. Journal of University of Malaya Medical Centre (Reviewer)
8. Journal of Health Management (Reviewer)
9. Medical and Health Review (Reviewer)
10. The Lancet (Reviewer)
11. Journal of Healthcare Engineering (Reviewer)
Master of Medical Statistics 2008 (Universiti Sains Malaysia)
Master of Science 2008 (Universiti Putra Malaysia)
Master of Medical Statistics 2009 (Universiti Sains Malaysia)
PhD (Medical Statistics) 2009 (Universiti Sains Malaysia)
MBBS 2009 (International Medical University)
PhD (Computer Science) 2010 (Universiti Teknologi Mara)
Master of Health Development 2011 (Clinical Epidemiology) (Chulalongkorn University)
Associate Professor 2008 (Universiti Sains Malaysia)
Associate Professor 2009 (Universiti Sains Malaysia)
Associate Professor 2009 (International Medical University)
Associate Professor 2011 (Universiti Brunei Darussalam)
1. R076477SCH3022 Study: An Open-label Prospective Trial to Explore the Tolerability, Safety and Efficacy of Flexibly Dosed Paliperidone ER in Subjects With Schizophrenia. Janssen-Cilag (completed)
2. RISSCH4210 Study: A Multi-center, Retrospective, Comparative Study to Investigate Drug Utilization Patterns and Treatment Period Associated with Atypical Antipsychotics treatment in Schizophrenia or Schizoaffective Disorders: Aripiprazole, Olanzapine, Quetiaine, and Risperidone. Janssen-Cilag (completed)
3. Monitoring and Evaluation Project. Malaysian AIDS Council (completed)