• Abhishek Parolia

    BDS, MDS

    Endodontics, Cariology, Natural Products and Endodontic Microbiology


  • Afshan Sumera

    M.Phil, D.T.C.D, M.B.B.S

    Thalassemias, Stem Cells, Leukemias


  • Ambu, Stephen Periathamby

    PhD, MSc, BSc

    Parasitology, Environmental Health, Small Mammal Ecology


  • Chan Li Li

    BSc, MSc, PhD

    Medical Parasitology, Medical Microbiology


  • Chandramani Thuraisingham


    Asthma /Allergies, Bioethics & Professionalism, Family Medicine


  • Chandrashekhar T Sreeramareddy

    MSc International Health, Diploma in Tropical Medicine and Public Health, MD Community Medicine, MBBS

    Global Public Health, Tobacco Control


  • Chang Sui Kiat

    PhD., B.S. (Hons.)

    Nutritional sciences/biochemistry including: Health, nutrition and food; Nutraceuticals and functional foods; Bioactive food components and ingredients; Nutritive qualities of food that advance and impact our understanding of health


  • Chang Woan Ching

    BNs, MN

    Medical/Surgical Nursing, Nursing Informatics


  • Cheong Kok Whye

    PhD, MSc, BSc

    Natural biopolymers, Protein chemistry, Emulsion


  • Chong Chun Wie

    PhD, BSc

    Bacterial Diversity, Bacterial Biogeography, Solubility, Bacterial Community Interaction


  • Chu Wan Loy

    PhD, BSc

    Environmental Health, Bioactive Molecules


  • Chye Soi Moi

    PhD, MSc, BSc

    Toxicology, Cancer, Parasitology


  • Dinesh Kumar

    PhD, MPharm , BPharm

    Diabetes Research, Natural Bioactive, Molecules, Cardiovascular Research


  • Ebenezer Chitra

    PhD, MSc

    Cancer, Cell and Molecular Biology, Microbiology & Immunology


  • Esha Das Gupta

    Postgraduate Diploma in Practical Dermatology, Postgraduate Diploma in Primary Care Rheumatology, MRCP, MBBS

    Rheumatology, Dermatology, Molecular Biology


  • Fabian Davamani

    Masters, PhD, Postdoctoral Associate, Postdoctoral Fellow

    Cell and Molecular biology (Cloning, protein expression and purification, signaling), Microbiology (Clinical isolation and related study, antimicrobial testing nano-formulations), Microfluidic chip applications for research and diagnosis ( Surface Plasmon based binding assay and diagnostics)


  • Felicia Chung

    PhD, BSc

    Cancer cell biology, Cancer epigenetics


  • Gandhi Nathan Solayar

    FRCS, Masters in Surgery (MCh), SICOT Diploma, Diploma of Sports & Exercise Medicine, MRCSI, BA, MB ChB BAO (HONS)

    Arthroplasty, Sports Medicine


  • Htar Htar Aung

    MBBS, PhD

    Clinical anatomy, Medical Education


  • Jamuna Rani

    MSc, BPharm (Hons)

    Pharmacy Practice, Primary Pharmaceutical Care, Education in Community Pharmacy


  • Jon Chua Yul Chun

    MS Ortho, MBBS

    Musculoskeletal, Fracture, Trauma


  • Juman Abdulelah Ali Al-Dujaili

    B.Pharm., M.Pharm., PhD

    Patient Reported Outcome (PRO), Smoking Cessation Intervention Studies, Nutrition Intervention Studies


  • Kang Yew Beng

    PhD, BSc

    Organic Chemistry, Medicinal Chemistry, Physical Chemisty


  • Kenny Voon Gah Leong

    BBSc, MSc, PhD


  • Kok Yih Yih

    PhD, MSc, BSc

    Environmental Toxicology, Algal Natural Product


  • Kwa Siew Kim

    MSc Med Demog, FRACGP, MBBS

    Medical Education-assessment; Non-communicable Chronic diseases-diabetes, thyroid problems; Depression, anxiety and stress


  • Kyan Aung

    PhD, MMedSc, MBBS

    Pharmacology, Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology, Tropical Medicine


  • Lee Choy Sin

    PhD, BSc (Hons)

    Organic Synthesis, Polymer, Bioactive Oleochemicals


  • Lee E Lyn


    Self Care in Chronic Diseases, Role of Pharmacists in Primary Care


  • Lee Kar Mun, Verna

    MMed Family Medicine, MD, BMedSc

    Family Medicine, Chronic Disease Management, Health System Research


  • Leong Chee Onn

    PhD, BSc

    Cancer Biology, Drug Discovery and Development, Molecular Cancer Therapeutics, Signal Transduction, Epigenetics


  • Lim Chooi Ling

    PhD, BSc

    Natural Products, Cell Biology, Liver Fibrosis


  • Lim Kim Chooi, Patricia

    PhD, MSc, Dip. Ed., BSc

    Parasitology, Tropical Medicine, Biotechnology


  • Ling Pick Kiong, Anna

    PhD, BSc

    Plant Biotechnology, Phytochemistry , Edible Vaccines


  • Lo Yoke Lin

    PhD, MSc, BSc

    Clinical Pharmacy, Clinical Pharmacology, Pharmacometrics


  • Low May Lee

    Endeavour postdoctoral research fellow, Dual PhD, B.Sc. (Hons.)

    Metal-based compounds for therapeutic, bioimaging, biosensing and catalysis applications; Smart, stimuli-responsive / bioinspired materials; Molecular self-assembly; Nanomedicine


  • Mandakini Mohan

    MDS, BDS

    Dental Occlusion, Dental Materials, Dental Education


  • Mai Chun Wai


    Drug Discovery, Medicinal Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Care


  • Mak Joon Wah

    MRC Path / FRC Path, MD, MPH, DAP&E, MBBS

    Parasitology, Tropical Medicine, Molecular Biology


  • Manisha Pandey

    B.Pharm, M.Pharm, PhD

    Drug Delivery System, Hydrogels, Gastroretentive drug delivery, Insitu gels


  • Mari Kannan Maharajan

    MPharm, BPharm

    Myocardial Infarction, Bioactive Molecules, Pharmacy Practice, Pharmacy Education


  • Mayuren Candasamy

    B.Pharm., M.Pharm., Ph.D

    Diabetes, oxidative stress and insulin signaling, Cardiovascular pharmacology, calcium handling proteins and cardiac hypertrophy, Bioactive molecules drug research, Pharmacokinetic studies, Drug interactions


  • Mohamed Rifdy Mohideen


    Cardiovascular Epidemiology, Hypertension, Health Literacy


  • Muneer Gohar Babar

    MPH, D.H.P & M, MDSc, BDS

    Dental Public Health, Flouride Releasing Restorative Materials, Health Professions Education


  • Murugesh Kandasamy

    B.Pharm, M.Pharm, PhD, Post Doc

    Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics, Drug discovery – DMPK, Allometry scaling – Human clearance and volume of distribution, Pharmaceutical Analysis


  • Ng Chew Hee

    PhD, MSc, BSc

    Metallodrugs, Coordination Chemistry, Biological and Medicinal Chemistry


  • Ng Sook Han

    BSc, MSc, PhD

    Drug Delivery System, Colloid Chemistry, Nanocosmeceutical, Natural Product


  • Niusha Shafi Abady

    PhD, MSc, PGCHE, BSc

    Artificial Intelligence, Optimization, Prediction, Decision-making


  • Nur Alia Johari

    MPH, BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science

    Neglected Tropical Diseases, Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Public Health and Policy


  • Ooi Ing Hong

    PhD, MSc, BSc

    Polymer nanoparticles-synthesis and biomedical applications, Stimuli-responsive polymers, Stimuli-responsive polymers


  • Palanisamy Sivanandy

    D.Pharm., B.Pharm., M.Pharm., PhD

    Pharmacovigilance, Pharmacoeconomics, Drug utilization in metabolic disorders, Prescription auditing; Patient compliance or Medication adherence, Cancer chemotherapy


  • Pau Kah Heng, Allan


    Dental Public Health, Oral Epidemiology, Health Service Evaluation


  • Pravinkumar G Patil


    Dental Implantology, Prosthetic Dentistry, Maxillofacial Prosthodontics and Oral Cancer Rehabilitation


  • Pulikkotil Shaju Jacob (Shaju Jacob P)

    PhD, MDS, BDS

    Periodontology, Oral Epidemiology


  • Punniyakoti Veeraveedu Thanikachalam

    B.Pharm., M.Pharm., PhD

    Hormonal and signal transduction pathways in cardiovascular diseases, Basic signaling, and molecular mechanism(s) that regulate cellular remodeling in the failing heart, using a variety of experimental approaches ranging from cell culture, autoimmune to transgenic models and various therapeutic approaches for heart failure, Studies on molecular mechanisms of autoimmune diseases with a special interest in the role of cytokines in disease, Transcriptional mechanisms and its regulation in failing heart, Role of mast cell in the pathogenesis of cardiovascular disorders, Studies on inflammation in obesity-related disease, Incretin based therapy for type 2 diabetes, Role of AMPK and ER stress (protein misfolding) in metabolic diseases, Delivery therapeutics biomolecule (siRNA) for cardiac diseases, Cancer biology


  • Radhakrishnan, Ammu Kutty G.K.

    PhD, MSc, BSc (Hons)

    Tumour Immunology, Immunotherapy, Natural Bioactive Compounds


  • Radha Maniam

    BNs, MN

    Clinical Practice


  • Ramkumar Rajendran

    Post Doc, PhD, BPharm

    Cancer Metabolism, Post Translational Modifications, P53, HIF-1α, SIRT1 and PCAF, Hypoxia and DNA Damage


  • Ramu Meesala

    BSc, MSc, PhD, Post Doc

    Synthesis of Heterocycles, Organometallic Chemistry, Natural Product Synthesis


  • Rohit Kumar Verma

    PhD(Contd.), M.Pharm, B.Pharm, Diploma

    Ocular Clinical trials (CPK Studies), Drug Utilization Evaluation(DUE), Obesity (CPHWMS), Clinical Trial Methodology Design(CTMD), Community Pharmacist led Interventions


  • Rohit Pandurangappa

    BDS, MDS, Member ICOI (USA)

    Implant dentistry, Dental materials, Clinical dentistry


  • Sangeetha Shyam

    PhD, MSc, BSc

    Clinical Nutrition, Metabolic Syndrome, Diabetes and Cardio vascular diseases; Pro and prebiotics; Carbohydrate Nutrition


  • Shadab Md

    BSc, MSc, PhD

    Nose to brain targeting, Nanotechnology, Gastroretentive delivery system, Bioavailability enhancement using nanotechnology


  • Shadi Khadijeh Gholami

    Postdoctoral research fellow, PhD, Msc, Bsc

    Hypertension: Salt induced hypertension in rat model and changes in brain, and kidney; Reproduction system: Effect of steroid hormone in uterine fluid changes in rat model; Effect of steroid hormone in blood pressure changes particularly in brain; Role of antioxidant in diabetes and hypertension


  • Sham Kishor Kanneppady

    BDS, MDS, PhD

    Salivary analysis in orofacial disorders, Genetic analysis in Oral Potentially Malignant Disorders, Oral mucosal disorders, Racial studies in head and neck pathologies


  • Sharifah Sulaiha bt Syed Aznal

    Masters O&G, MbChb

    Urogynaecology (Biology of Aging), Sexual and Reproductive Health, Gynaecological Malignancies


  • Simranjeet Kaur Judge

    PhD, MEd, Bsc (Hons)

    Problem-based Learning, Medical Education


  • Sreenivasa Rao Sagineedu

    PhD, MPharm, BPharm

    Medicinal Chemistry, Pharmacotherapeutics, Pharmaceutical Analysis


  • Sunil Pazhayanur Venkateswaran

    DNB(Pathology), DCP, MBBS

    Oncopathology/Cancer Pathology, Haematopathology, Medical education


  • Syed Shahzad Hasan

    PhD, PGCert (Biostats/Epi), MClinc Pharm, B.Pharm

    Quality Use of Medicine, Pharmacy Practice Research, Pharmacoepidemiology, Health Outcome Research, Medical & Pharmacy Education, Social & Administrative Pharmacy, Clinical Epidemiology, Scale Development and Validation, Public Health and Chronic Health Issues, Data Analysis of Large Data-set.


  • Tan Eng Lai

    PhD, M.Biotechnology, BSc

    Cancer Biology, Virology, Pharmacology


  • Tang Wai Mun

    Diploma in Nursing, Bachelor of Nursing, Post Basic in Gerontological Nursing, Certificate – Teaching and Learning in Nursing I and II, Master in Education

    Nursing education and management, Gerontological nursing, Educational management


  • Teng, Cheong Lieng


    Evidence-based Medicine, Family Medicine


  • Then Yoon Yee

    Doctor of Philosophy, Master of Science, Bachelor of Science (Honours)

    Biocomposite Materials (Natural Fiber-Based Polymer Biocomposites), Nanocomposite Materials (Graphene Nanoplatelet-, Clay- and Layered Double Hydroxide-Based Polymer Nanocomposites)


  • Thiagarajan Madheswaran

    PhD, MPharm, BPharm

    Topical delivery/transdermal delivery using nanoparticles, Self-assembled liquid crystalline nanoparticle-based drug delivery, Nanoparticle-based drug delivery for cancer therapy, Nanoparticle-loaded hydrogel


  • Toh Chooi Gait


    Dental Implants, Dental Caries and Vital Pulp Therapy, Adhesive tooth-coloured restorations, Dental Education


  • Valsala Ramachandran

    MLT, BSc, MSc, PhD

    Natural Products, Food Science, Drug Discovery


  • Verma, Rohit Kumar

    M.Pharm, B.Pharm, Professional Diploma

    Community Research, Clinical Trials in Ophtha, Public Health & Education Research


  • Victor Lim


    Antimicrobial Resistance, Infectious Diseases, Medical Education


  • Winnie Chee Siew Swee

    PhD, MSc, BSc

    Nutrition & Bone Health, Nutrition and Diabetes, Renal Nutrition


  • Wong Chiew Yen

    PhD, BSc

    Global Warming, Environmental Toxicology, Antioxidative Stress Enzyme


  • Wong Lai Chun

    PhD, MRes, BSc

    Bioactive Molecules, Analytical Chemistry


  • Wong Shew Fung

    PhD, MSc, BSc

    Immunology, Infectious Diseases, Allergy


  • Yap Kok Seng, Ivan

    PhD, BSc

    Metabolomics and Systems Biology in areas of Gut Health, Parasitology and Molecular Epidemiology research


Prof Peter Pook

BSc (Hons), PhD (Bristol), CBiol, MBiol

Peter joined IMU as Professor of Pharmacology and Head of Pharmacy in January 2001. He is currently Executive Dean & Vice President (1 August 2011 onwards). Peter also has a strong interest in education particularly in designing outcomes-based curriculum. To date, he has led several teams to successfully design over 10 undergraduate and postgraduate programmes for IMU.


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