March 14, 2019 Azizi, Ayob

 

 

 

 

Designation/Title: Deputy Director, Commercialisation & Support
Department: School of Medicine
Tel: +603 27317013
E-mail : AziziAyob@imu.edu.my

Education and Training

 MD  The National University of Malaysia  1997
 PhD  International Islamic University Malaysia  2004
 DIS  International Islamic University Malaysia  2007
 CIPM  International Academy of Project Management  2011

 

Research interests:

  • Hypertension and cardiovascular medicine
  • Pharmaceutical sciences
  • BA/BE studies

 Research projects/grants:

  • Research Title: Effect of Angiotensin II Antagonist on the parameters of Cardiovascular system. (Status:
    Completed 2003)
  • Research Title: Homocysteine measurement by using Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA) technique (Status:
    Completed 2005)
  • Research Title Cost of Controlling Blood Pressure at Various Stages of Hypertension: At Which Point Do We
    Begin to Save? (Status: Completed 2010)
  • Research Title: Hypertension Management in Malaysia: Cost Benefit Analysis. IIUM. (Status: Completed
    2010)
  • Research Title: Hypertension in Young Adults: Metabolic & Hemodynamic-Cardiovascular profile and effects
    of Mono-daily antihypertensive Therapy (Status: Completed 2013)
  • Research Title: A Cross-sectional Study on relationship between plasma homocysteine levels with degree of
    sensorineural hearing loss (Status: Completed 2008)
  • Research Title: Effect of palmvitee on the cardiovascular parameters and oxidative stress in
    hyperhomocysteinemia rats (Status: Completed 2012)
  • Skim Grant Knowledge Transfer Programme (KTP), 2017. Research Title: Knowledge Transfer of Best
    Practice and Better Understanding of Transgender for frontline Heath Care Staff in Ministry of Health.
    Amount: RM66,185 (Status: 2017-ongoing)

Supervision of Postgraduates (MSc/PhD)

MASTER PROGRAM BY RESEARCH

  • Program : Master in Medical Science (Pharmacology)
    Student Name : Nur Alianna Hidayah Mohamed (Matrix No: G 0629396)
    Research Title : A Study On Newer Formulation Of Insulin Cream And Its Effect On Wound Healing.
    Supervisor : Assoc. Prof. Dr Azizi Ayob (Main), Dr Rafidah HM
    University : Kulliyyah of Medicine, International Islamic University of Malaysia (IIUM). Graduated 2008
  • Program : Master in Medical Science (Pharmacology)
    Student Name : Dr Natasya Abdullah (Matrix No: G 0622358)
    Research title : The effect of Eurycoma longifolia extract on isolated rat heart
    Supervisor : Assoc. Prof. Dr Azizi Ayob (Main), Dr Rafidah HM
    University : Kulliyyah of Medicine, International Islamic University of Malaysia (IIUM). 2009
  • Program : Master in Medical Science (Pharmacology)
    Student Name : Norriha Abd Ghani (Matrix No: G 0527204)
    Research title : A Study on the Effect of Insulin and Growth Hormone in Full Thickness Wound
    Supervisor : Assoc. Prof. Dr Azizi Ayob (Main), Dr Rafidah HM
    University : Kulliyyah of Medicine, International Islamic University of Malaysia (IIUM). Graduated 2011
  • Program : Master in Medical Science (Pharmacology)
    Student Name : Dr Umme Kawsar
    Supervisor : Assoc. Prof. Dr Azizi Ayob (Academic Advisor)
    University : Kulliyyah of Medicine, International Islamic University of Malaysia (IIUM). 2008

DOCTORAL PROGRAM BY RESEARCH

  • Program : PhD in Pharmacy
    Student Name : Qais Alefan
    Thesis Title : Pharmacoeconomics Analysis of Hypertension in Malaysia
    Supervisor : Prof. M. Izham, Assoc Prof Dr Azizi Ayob (Co-Supervisor), Prof Tariq A Razak.
    University : Discipline of Social and Administrative Pharmacy, Universiti Sains Malaysia, USM Graduated
    2010
  • Program : PhD in Pharmacology
    Student Name : Dr Norsidah Ku Jaafar
    Thesis Title : Kesan Palmvitee Keatas Parameter Kardiovaskular Dan Tekanan Oksidatif Dalam Tikus
    Yang Diberi Diet Tinggi Metionin
    Supervisor : Dr Kamisah Yusof, Assoc. Prof Dr Azizi Ayob (Co-supervisor) and Assoc. Prof. Dr Ahmad
    Asmadi Yusof
    University : Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM).
    Graduated 2011
  • Program : PhD in Biomedicine
    Student Name : Dr Ahmad Fairuz bin Mohammed
    Protocol : Effect of non-communicable disease intervention on sickness absenteeism
    Supervisor : Prof Dr Azizi Ayob (Main supervisor)
    University : Post-graduate program, School of Graduate Study, Management & Science University
    (MSU). 2013 - Ongoing

Professional affiliations:

  • Malaysian Medical Association (MMA)
  • Pertubuhan Ikatan Pengamal Perubatan & Kesihatan Muslim Malaysia (IMEDIK)
  • Persatuan Perubatan Islam Malaysia (PPIM)
  • Malaysian Society of Pharmacology & Physiology (MSPP)
  • Member of International Academy of Project Management (IAPM)

Academic Awards:

  • The Best Oral Presentation Scientific award, Medical Sciences Conference USM 2001
  • The Best PhD Student Award, IIUM Convocation 2004
  • The Best Researcher Award, Kulliyyah of Medicine IIUM 2006
  • Bronze research award, research presentation at PWTC 2007

 Recent publications
(2002 -2018)

  • Azizi A, Tariq A.R. Preliminary human fasting plasma insulin values by using Immulite insulin kits. The
    International Medical Journal of Malaysia (IMJM). Vol.1: No.1: June 2002. [Tier level Q4; H-Index -;
    Impact Factor 0.022 (2012)]
  •  A.Azizi, O.H. Kasule and A.R. Tariq. Homocysteine levels in Malaysian Hypertensive Subjects. The 3 rd
    Asian-Pacific Congress of Hypertension. April 2004, Pg. 49-52. (E403L5016).
  • Azizi Ayob. Plasma total homocysteine in hypertensive patients: The preliminary analysis. Journal of
    Al-Risalah, IIUM. IIUM, Issue no 4, June 2004.
  • Rafidah H.M, Azizi A & Noriah M.N. The blood pressure variability and arterial compliance in
    hyperuricaemic subjects. Journal of Diabetes & Vascular Disease Research, SAGE PUB. Vol. 1
    Issue 2, Pg 137, 2004. [Tier level Q2; H-Index 27; Impact Factor 2.594 (2013)]
  • Azizi A &Tariq AR. Effects of Irbesartan, an angiotensin II receptor blocker, on glucose tolerance in
    hypertensive patients: Preliminary findings. The International Medical Journal of Malaysia (IMJM).
    Dec. 2004; Vol. 3: No. 2. [Tier level Q4; H-Index -; Impact Factor 0.022 (2012)]
  • Azizi Ayob, Rafidah HM, Omar HK, Tariq AR. Effects Of Irbesartan on Beta-cell function and insulin
    sensitivity in hypertensive and hypertensive diabetic subjects. The International Medical Journal of
    Malaysia (IMJM). June 2005; Vol. 4: No 1. [Tier level Q4; H-Index -; Impact Factor 0.022 (2012)]
  • Rafidah HM, Azizi A, Noriah M.N. Blood Pressure Variability and Arterial Elasticity in Hypertensive
    Subjects. Medical Journal of Malaysia (MJM). June 2006. Vol. 61 No. 2: 189-198. [Tier level Q3; H-
    Index 14; Impact Factor 0.048 (2012)]
  • Azizi A, Awang MZ, Rafidah HM. Plasma total homocysteine levels are related to insulin concentration
    in hypertensive subjects. The International Medical Journal of Malaysia (IMJM). June 2006; Vol. 5:
    No. 1. [Tier level Q4; H-Index -; Impact Factor 0.022 (2012)]
  • Azizi A, Awang MZ, Rafidah HM. Cardiovascular profiles of The Young Malaysian Hypertensive
    Subjects: Preliminary Findings. Acta Pharmacologica Sinica, APSCG5. 2006 July; Supplement 1: Pg
    164-165. [Tier level Q2; H-Index 42; Impact Factor 2.354 (2012)]
  • Azizi A, Suhaimi H, Zulnizam A, Tariq AR. Angiotensin II receptor blocker valsaran enhances glucose-
    induce insulin secretion. Medical Journal of Islamic World Academy of Sciences. 2006; 16: 1; Pg.
    11-17.[ISSN-1016-3360]
  • Biswal BM, Lim YS, Lim GCC, Jeyandran C, Azizi A, et al. Use of Antineoplastic Agents. Malaysian
    Statistics on Medicine 2005. April 2007; Chapter 16: Pg 47-53.[ISSN 1823-8300]
  • Rafidah H.M., Azizi A., Noriah M.N. The blood pressure variability and arterial elasticity in
    hyperlipidemic subjects. Singapore Medical Journal (SMJ). 2008; 49(4): Pg 297-303. [Tier level Q2;
    H-Index 28; Impact Factor 0.73 (2012)]
  • Rafidah HM, Azizi A, Suhaimi H, Noriah M.N. Blood Pressure Variability, Arterial Elasticity and Humoral
    Factors in Subjects with Family History of Hypertension. Medical Journal of Malaysia (MJM). March
    2008; Vol 63 No. 1: Pg 9-16. [Tier level Q3; H-Index 14; Impact Factor 0.048 (2012)]
  • Qaes Alefan, M Izham M Ibrahim, Tariq AR, Azizi Ayob. Cost-Effectiveness In the Treatment of
    Antihypertensive In Malaysia. Malaysian Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences (MJPS). 2009; Vol 7,
    No. 2. Pg 137-152 [ISSN-1675-7319]
  • Qaes Alefan, M Izham M Ibrahim, TA Razak, A Ayob. Cost of Treating Hypertension In Malaysia. Asian
    Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research (AJPCR). Jan-March 2009; Vol 2, Issue 1: Pg 1-5.
    [Tier level Q3; H-Index 5; Impact Factor 0.7 (SJR2011)]
  • Azizi Ayob, Zarina Nordin. Issues in Bioequivalence Study: Basic Factors Affecting Bioavailability.
    National Committee For Clinical Research Bulletin, Ministry of Health Malaysia. 2009; Vol 1&2: Pg
    7-12.
  • Rafidah Hanim Mokhtar, Azizi Ayob, Noriah Mohd Noor. Blood Pressure Variability in Patients with
    Diabetes Mellitus. Asian Cardiovascular & Thoracic Annals. 2010; Vol 18: Pg 344-348. [Tier level
    Q3; H-Index 13; Impact Factor-]
  • Alefan Q, M I M, Razak TA, Ayub A. The impact of Poorly Controlled Hypertension On Ambulatory Care
    Resources In Malaysia. Journal of Clinical And Diagnostic Research. Dec 2010; 10: Pg 3371-3377.
    [Tier level Q4; H-Index 5; Impact Factor 0.14 (SJR2011)]
  • A Azizi, Rafidah HM. Brief Review: Drug Action and Compliance. Journal of Management & Science.
    Dec 2012; Vol 10, No 2: Pg 1-7.[ISSN-2231-9409]
  • K Z Norsidah, A Yusof, Ayob Azizi, O Faizah, Y Kamisah. Palm tocotrienol-rich fraction reduced
    plasma homocysteine and heart oxidative stress in rats fed with a high-methionine diet. Journal of
    Physiology and Biochemistry. 2013; 69: Pg 441-449. [Tier level Q3; H-Index 25; Impact Factor 1.654]
  • Ku Zaifah N, Ahmad Yusof Asmadi, Ayob Azizi, O Faizah, Y Kamisah. Palm Tocotrienol-Rich fraction
    improves vascular proatherosclerosis changes in hyperhomocystienemic rats. Evidence Based
    Complementary and Alternative Medicine Journal. Vol 2013, Pgs-10, (ID976767): [Tier level Q1; H-
    Index 31; Impact factor 1.722]
  • Maher D. Fuad Fuad , Ahmad Fairuz , Balsam M N A , Nawwar Ghassan Ibraheem, Azizi Ayob.
    Smoking among Malay Upper Secondary School Students in Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia.
    International Journal of Collaborative Research on Internal Medicine & Public Health. Vol. 6 No. 1
    (2014). [Tier level Q4; H Index 7, 2014]
  • Mokhtar RHa, Abdullah Na, Ayob A. Effects of Eurycoma Longifolia extract on isolated rat heart. The
    International Medical Journal of Malaysia. Vol 3; Page 1-10; No 1, June 2014.
  • YKamisah, KZ Norsidah, Ayob Azizi, O Faizah, MR Nonan, A Yusof. Palm tocotrienol-rich fraction
    inhibit methionined-induced cystathionine Beta-synthase in rat liver. Journal of Physiology and
    Biochemistry. September 2015; DOI 10.1007/s13105-015-0431-y [Tier level Q2; H-Index; QJCR 2013
    Impact Factor 2.496]
  • A Azizi and HM Rafidah. Prevalence and clinical characteristics of Metabolic Syndrome among
    Malaysian hypertensive subjects using the International Diabetes Federation Definition; The
    International Journal of Malaysia. Vol 16; No 1; April 2017
  • Nur-Aliana H Mohamed, Rafidah H Mokhtar, Imad M Al-Ani, Azizi Ayob, Misni Misran. Improved Skin
    Wound Healing Activity of Insulin Cream as Evidenced from the Morphological Evaluation in Guinea
    Pigs. Makara J. Health Res., 2018, Vol 22(2).
  • Rafidah Hanim Mokhtar, Maizatul Azma Masri, Hanis Hidayu Kasim, Azizi Ayob. The Clinical
    Significance of Circadian Rhythm and Blood Pressure Variability. MJoSHT 2018, Volume 1, Issue 1;
    Pg 47-51.
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