Researchers


  • Associate Professor Dr. Mogana Sundari A/P Rajagopal

    Areas of Interest:

    Antimicrobial natural products research to address antibiotic resistance (AMR)
    Natural products derived formulations for skin disorders and pigmentation control
    Dual inhibition of COX-2/5-LOX & inflammatory bioactive markers
    Natural products derived polyherbal formulations and their evidence based research




  • Assistant Professor Dr. Ashok Kumar Balaraman

    Areas of Interest:

    Lead identification and evaluation
    Pharmaceutical Regulatory – Product registration consultancy (Food, Health supplement, Medical devices and Pharmaceuticals)

  • Assistant Professor Dr. Ashok Kumar Janakiraman

    Areas of Interest:

    Pharmaceutical Nanotechnology (Solubility enhancement for poorly water soluble drugs)
    Orally disintegrating film/Fast melting tablets
    Topical products (Cream, Ointment and gel)
    Self-microemulsion drug delivery
    Transdermal patches
    Self-microemulsion drug delivery
    In situ gel eye drops
    Analytical method development and validation


  • Assistant Professor Dr. Chew Yik Ling

    Areas of Interest:

    Bioactivity of tropical plants specifically on anticancer, antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial activities
    Effect of tropical plants and herbal medicine on managing atopic dermatitis

  • Assistant Professor Dr. Dharmendra Kumar

    Areas of Interest:

    Phytochemical and Phytopharmacological study of some medicinal plants
    Method development of active pharmaceutical ingredients
    Anticataract, antigout and antidiabetic studies


  • Associate Professor Dr. Lee Ming Tatt

    Areas of Interest:

    Animal model of pathological pain (opioid tolerance, peripheral neuropathy, migraine, rheumatoid arthritis, etc)
    Complementary medicine (peripheral neuromodulation, electroacupuncture, ethnopharmacology, etc)
    Physiology and pharmacology of neuropsychiatric (schizophrenia, depression, substance abuse, etc) and neurological disorders (essential tremor, Tourette syndrome)
    Pharmacological properties of neuropeptides/neurotransmitters/neuromodulators & their receptors (GABA/GABAA, endocannabinoids/CB1, orexins/OX1, neuropeptide S/NPSR, nociception/NOP, acethycholine/nACh/M4, dopamine, CGRP, nitric oxide etc)



  • Assistant Professor Dr. Shaik Ibrahim Khalivulla

    Areas of Interest:

    Pharmaceutical analysis of the marketed drugs.
    Ultra-violet, Infrared, Mass, NMR Spectral characterization of the bioactive compounds.
    Bioassay guided fractionation and isolation of the bioactive natural products.
    Design and synthesis of Bio-active natural products and their analogues.




  • Haryati Binti Anuar

    Areas of Interest:

    Non-Communicable Diseases
    Communicable Diseases
    Public Health
    Structural Equation Modelling (SEM)
    Developed and Validation Questionnaire

  • Hee Mei Qi

    Areas of Interest:

    Clinical Pharmacy Practice
    Public Health


  • Muhammad Ahsan Iftikhar Baig

    Areas of Interest:

    Pharmacogenomics
    Clinical Pharmacogenetics
    PK/PD modelling and Translation Research in the areas of Oncology, Psychiatry and Psychology

  • Osama Helweh

    Areas of Interest:

    Pharmacy Practice Research
    Community Medical Use
    Medication Safety and Medication Errors
    Pharmacy Education
    Healthcare Policy

  • Por Choo Shiuan

    Areas of Interest:

    Clinical Pharmacy Practice
    Counterfeit and Adulterated Medicine

  • Yap Chuan Sheng

    Areas of Interest:

    Pharmacy Practice and Social Pharmacy
    Tropical Diseases and Medicines