This isPsychiatryDepartment

Introduction

The Department of Psychiatry is dedicated in providing a high quality education in mental health in both undergraduate and postgraduate level. It comprises of a team of psychiatrists and clinical psychologists.

Our undergraduate students will be given exposure to mental health topics for 8 weeks of their clinical clerkship in the fourth year based in UiTM Selayang and Selayang Hospital. They will have the opportunity to see variety of Psychiatry cases both in the ward and clinic settings. During the posting, students will also experienced home visits with the Community Psychiatry team from Selayang Hospital. They are also scheduled for visits to Psychiatry Rehabilitation Unit (MENTARI) Selayang Hospital, Psychiatry Dare Care Centre in University Malaya Medical Centre and Hosbital Bahagia Ulu Kinta (HBUK).

The discipline also contributes to:
  1. Communication skills course and personal and professional development modules
  2. Psychological component of  undergraduate and postgraduate Dentistry program

The UiTM Postgraduate Psychiatry Program is a professional Master program which follows the standard curriculum that governed by the National Conjoint Board (Psychiatry) which comprises of Universiti Malaya (UM), Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM), Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM), Ministry of Health, Academy of Medicine and Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) itself. Candidates who successfully complete the course will be awarded the degree, Master of Medicine (Psychiatry).

The UiTM MMed (Psychiatry) program is a  4-year professional Master program which follows the standard curriculum governed by the National Conjoint Board (Psychiatry) which comprises of Universiti Malaya (UM), Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM), Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM),  Univeristi Islam Antarabangsa (UIA), Ministry of Health, Academy of Medicine and Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) itself. Candidates who successfully complete the course will be awarded the degree, Master of Medicine (Psychiatry).

Apart from academic duties, our lecturers are also offering clinical services at Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, Selayang Hospital. The members of the department are also actively involved in researches, innovations and community events related to mental health issues within and outside of the faculty.

MEMBER OF PSYCHIATRY DEPARTMENT

Psychiatry

Psychology

RESEARCH PROJECTS

ASSOC. PROF. DR. SALMI RAZALI

Violence against vulnerable people in Malaysia: understanding public experiences and perspectives to inform future interventions to end violence against children, women and elderly people. LESTARI.2016-2018

A Measure of Patients' Desire for Autonomy using a Modified Autonomy Preference Index (API): A Validation Study in MalaysiaLESTARI.2016-2018

PUBLICATIONS

Siew Man, Cheong & Kaur, Jasvindar & Lim, Kuang & Ho, Bk & Ariaratnam, Suthahar & s.krishnapillai, Ambigga. (2017). PREVALENCE AND FACTORS INFLUENCING FRUIT AND VEGETABLE CONSUMPTION AMONG MALAYSIAN ELDERLY. International Journal of Public Health and Clinical Sciences. 4. 28-39.

Ariaratnam S, Krishnapillai AD, Daher AM, et al. Relationship between coping styles and lipid profile among public university staff. Lipids in Health and Disease. 2017;16:50. doi:10.1186/s12944-017-0438-1.

Hani Fadli, Zafirah & Yusoff, Eizwan & Razali, Salmi. (2016). Psychological Distress and Lifestyle of Malay Medical Students. Journal of medical education. 15.

Guan Chong Ng, Salina Mohamed, Ahmad Hatim Sulaiman & Nor Zuraida ZainalAnxiety and Depression in Cancer Patients: The Association with Religiosity and Religious Coping. J Relig Health. Online First. DOI 10.1007/s10943-016-0267-y (ISI-Indexed)

Ng Chong Guan, Salina Mohamed, Lai Kian Tiah, Teoh Kar Mun, Ahmad Hatim Sulaiman, Nor Zuraida Zainal Psychotherapy for cancer patients: A systematic review and meta-analysis. The International Journal of Psychiatry in Medicine. 51(5) 414 430. (ISI-Indexed)

Nurul Azreen Hashim, Suthahar Ariaratnam, MR Salleh, MA Said, AH SulaimanDepression and Associated Factors in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus ; East Asian Arch Psychiatry 2016;26:77-82

Zainal NZ, Mohamed, Salina; Psychosocial Risk Factors for Colorectal Cancer: A Systematic Review ; Online First; MJP Online Code: MJP-02-12-15

Pang N, Mat-Rosly M, Salina Mohamed.Insomnia as a Rare Neuropsychiatric Presentation of Wilson Disease (); MJP online early: MJP-01-12-15

Nurul Azreen Hashim, Norley Shuib, Salina Mohamed, Ling Shiao Ling, Khariah Mat Nor. 2016. Delayed Neuropsychiatric Sequelae of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning: A Case Report. Journal of Clinical & Health Sciences, 1 (1), 64-68\

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Assoc Prof Dr Salmi Razali(Head of Department)
Faculty of Medicine
Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM)
Sungai Buloh Campus
47000 Sungai Buloh, SELANGOR

     
Phone (General Line): +603-6126 5000 (ext: 7377)
     
Email: drsalmi@uitm.edu.my