DAY 2 - 14th September 2018

08.00- 17.30

Scientific Poster Session & Exhibition

07.30- 09.00


09.00-10.00 Plenary Session 1

Global Burden of Occupational Disease/Exposure Assessment
(Prof Dr. Tim Driscoll, University of Sydney, Australia)
Chair: Dr Priya Ragunath

10.00-10.30 Coffee Break

Theme : Occupational Toxicology and Health Surveillance

Symposium 5
Noise! The Preventable Scourge
(Dr Vikneswaran,
KPJ Sibu Hospital, Sarawak, Malaysia
Chair: Dr Santhanamohan Nagesperam

Symposium 6
Role Of Occupational Health Surveillance In Disease Outbreak
(Dr. Lee Lay Tin,
Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
Chair: Dr Kumaran Krishnan


Theme : Wellness at Workplace

Symposium 7
Wellness At The Workplace- Is It Our Responsibility?
(Dr Priya Ragunath,
Ministry of Health, Malaysia
Chair: Dr Halim Ismail

Symposium 8
Sedentary Behavior At Work – A Novel Occupational Hazard
(Prof Dr. David Koh,
University of Brunei Darussalam
Chair: Dr Lim Jac Fang

12.30-14.00 Evaluation session for scientific posters

Theme : Ecosystem of the Workplace - Psychosocial & Office Spaces

Symposium 9
Below The Tip :An Insight On How Psychological Problems Affect Functionality At Work
(Prof Dr.Stephen Thevananthan Jambunathan, Consultant Psychiatrist, Malaysia)
Chair: Dr Suhaimi Yaakof

Symposium 10
Office Work - Is It Safe?
(Prof Dr. Anselm Su Ting, University of Malaysia Sarawak, Malaysia)
Chair: Dr Ganesh Balasingam

15.30-16.00 Coffee Break

Chair: Dr Priya Ragunath
Co-chair : Dr Jaseema Begum

1. Title: An Investigation of a Dental Laboratory Worker With Chronic Low Back Ache
Speaker: Nelbon Giloi, Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Malaysia

2.Title: When The Sick Carers Become Sick: Sick Building Syndrome Caused By Poor Indoor Air Quality Among Healthcare Workers In Sabah
Speaker: Sahipudin Saupin, Community & Family Medicine, Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Malaysia

3.Title: Educating Workers And Community On Safer Use Of Computers, Smartphones And Hand-Held Devices
Speaker: Kishore Madhwani, Medical and Occupational Health Specialist, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

4.Title: An Assessment of The Use of Rotary Wing Aircraft For Primary And Medical Emergency Care Service – Sabah State Experience
Speaker: Nelbon Giloi, Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Malaysia

5.Title: General Evaluation Of Asbestos Risk At Urban Renovation Studies In İstanbul
Speaker: Şengül COŞAR, Directorate General of Occupational Health and Safety, Ministry of Labour, Social Services and Family, Ankara, Turkey

6.Title: Prevalence of Silicosis Among Sandstone Mine Workers Of India
Speaker: Subroto Shambhu Nandi, Department of Occupational Health, National Institute of Miners’ Health, Ministry of Mines, Government of India

7.Title: Steel Toe Cap Boot Usage and The Prevalence to Plantar Fasciitis Among Industrial Worker
Speaker: Nurul Syuhada Mazlan, Department of Safety, Health and Environmental, Faculty of Engineering, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur

19.30-22.00 Gala Dinner