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Master of Science

Master of Science

National poison Centre offer Master of Science degrees by research in diverse fields of toxicology, environmental health, occupational safety and health, health informatics, drug policy and management and tobacco control. Students will have excellent opportunities to specialise, develop, gain knowledge and research skills in the field of their interest in preparation for a career in either academia, government or private sector. Faculty members are experts in their fields and students will experience unparalleled support and join a community of accomplished professionals as they pursue their postgraduate studies. APPLY NOW

Research Thrust Areas:

  • Toxicology
  • Clinical Toxicology
  • Laboratory Toxicology
  • Environmental Health
  • Environmental Toxicology
  • Occupational Safety & Health
  • Health Informatics
  • Pharmacoinformatics
  • Informatics for Consumer Health
  • Health Policy and Management
  • Drug Policy and Management
  • Tobacco Control
The following persons have successfully completed their post-graduate studies under full or part supervision by the National Poison Centre.
Master of Science (M.Sc.)
  1. AHMAD SHALIHIN MOHD SAMIN (2015)
    Evaluation of Indoor Air Quality Related to Second-hand Smoke Exposure in Public Places in Penang (Toxicology)

  2. NABILA HUDA MOHD NOOR (2014)
    A Survey on Knowledge and Attitude of Inhalant Abuse among Teenagers from Selected National Secondary School (Residential) in Seberang Perai Utara (Province Wellesley), Penang (Health Toxicology)

  3. NUR HANANI JASNI (2014)
    Evaluating the Awareness, Perception, Attitude and Behaviour of the People of Melaka on the Smoke-free Melaka State Policy (Environmental Health)

  4. MUHAMMAD IZHAM MUHAMAD JAMIL (2014)
    A 7-year Retrospective Study of Natural Toxin Poisoning among Malaysians Who Were Referred to the National Poison Centre (Health Toxicology)

  5. FATIN NAJWA YAHAYA (2014)
    A Five- year Retrospective Study on Psychiatric Drugs Poisoning Cases Referred to the National Poison Centre (Health Toxicology)

  6. SULAIMAN IBRAHIM AL SOHAIM (2010)
    Preparedness of Hospital Emergency Departments in Malaysia for Managing Acute Poisoning Cases (Clinical Pharmacy)

  7. JULIANA MOHD NOOR (2011)
    Determination of Selected Organochlorine Pesticides in Farmers’ Biological Samples Using Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry and Their Knowledge, Attitude and Practices towards Pesticides Use (Safety and Health of Workers)

  8. MOHAMMED SAIF ABDUL-HAFEDH ANAAM (2006)
    Method Development for the Detection of DDT Metabolites in Meconium Using Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry (Pharmacology/Toxicology)

  9. NURFADHLINA MUSA (2006)
    Genetic Polymorphisms in the CYP2A6: Implications for Inter-Individual Differences in Nicotine Metabolism

  10. LEW CHEONG YEE (2006)
    Understanding the Influence of CYP2D6 in Codeine Abuse among the Malays

  11. MOHD HAYAZI WAN CHIK (2005)
    Production, Purification and Characterisation of Medium Chain Polyhydroxyalkanoates Depolymerase Enzyme in Pseudomoras sp (Biotechnology)

  12. CHIN SEONG GUAN (2005)
    Food Poisoning in Boarding Schools: Study the Knowledge Level of Attitude and Practices of Food Handlers (Environmental Health)

  13. AZLI ALI (2005)
    Production, Purification and Characterisation of Depolymerase Enzyme in Azotobacter Nigricans (Environmental Health)

  14. SANTHANATHAN S RAJENDRAM (2002)
    Study of Health System in Malaysian Estates with Special Emphasis on Drug Management

  15. TORIL BAKKEN (1997)
    Prescribing of Antibiotics to University Students in Penang, Malaysia
The followings students are currently pursuing their post-graduate studies under the supervision of the National Poison Centre.
Master of Science (M.Sc.)
  1. NURUL IZZATI AZMI
    Exposure Assessment of Dioxins and Dioxins-like PCBs Among Fire-Fighters in Malaysia (Toxicology)