prof. dr. ruzita bt. abd. talib

pensyarah universiti

pusat kajian kesihatan komuniti (reach)

 rzt@ukm.edu.my

No. sambungan :  7512

No. rasmi:
UKM : 03 8921 5555



   Biografi/ Biography :

  • Dr. Ruzita Abd. Talib is a Professor of Nutrition at Nutritional Science Program, Faculty of Health Sciences, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia. Over the last 20 years with the university, she has served as Head of Dietetics Program, Head of Quality, Principle of Residential College and Chair of the School of Healthcare Sciences. Her formal education includes undergraduate degree and PhD in Dietetics from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia. Her major research interest includes Nutrition Education and Promotion, particularly in childhood obesity intervention and the application of glycemic index in dietary management of diabetes. She has published more than 50 scientific papers/reports local and internationally. She is also an ordinary member of Malaysian Dietitian Association, Nutrition Society of Malaysia and Malaysian Association Study of Obesity. Expert Committees (National): A member of Technical Working Group, Ministry of Health in Products Reformulation to Reduce Sodium in Food Products (2017-2018). A Technical Sub Committee of Technical Working Group Malaysian Dietary Guidelines (2008-2010), Malaysian Adolescent Dietary Guidelines (2011-2013) and Recommended Nutrient Intake for Malaysia (Energy and Macronutrients) (2016-2017). A Panel of Assessor for Malaysian Qualification Agency in Nutrition and Dietetics (2017-2020). Professional Associations (National): Honorary Treasurer, Malaysian Association Study of Obesity (2011-2015) and Malaysian Society of Health (1999-2002) and Council Member, Malaysian Dietetian Association (1999-2001).

  • norsakira jefrydin, farha shazira mohd sedik, nurul anisah kamaruzaman, norazmir md nor, azrulhizam shapii, ruzita abd. talib.  (2020).  use of instagram to educate adolescents on nutrition labelling: a feasibility study in selangor, malaysia.  - jurnal gizi dan pangan.  149-158. 

     

    hui chin koo, bee koon poh and ruzita abd. talib.  (2020).  the great-child trialtm: a quasi-experimental dietary intervention among overweight and obese children.  - nutrients.  1-12. 

     

    sue reeves, b. k. poh, whye lian cheah, cecilia essau, carolyn summerbell, denise koh, julia lee, ruzita talib, leigh gibson.  (2020).  toybox study malaysia: a feasibility study to improve healthy energy balance and obesity-related behaviour.  - proceedings of the nutrition society.  E313. 

     

    noor hafizah y, farra aidah j, najwa wn, denise dk, ruzita at, poh bk and gibson el.  (2020).  perceptions of preschool teachers in implementing the toybox study malaysia intervention.  - 35th scientific conference.  87-88. 

     

    siti sabariah buhari, ruzita abd talib, poh bee koon.  (2020).  obesiti kanak-kanak: bertindak sebelum terlambat.  - 175. 

     

    b xi, x zong, r kelishadi, m litwin, ym hong, bk poh, lm steffen, sv galcheva, ih aeberli, t nawarycz, mk wiewiorowska, a khadilkar, md schmidt, h neuhauser, a schienkiewtiz, z kulaga, hs kim, bs witoszynska, me motlagh, at ruzita, vm iotova, et al..  (2020).  international waist circumference percentile cutoffs for central obesity in children and adolescents aged 6 to 18 years.  - the journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolismm.  e1569-e1583. 

     

    sue reeves, b. k. poh, whye lian cheah, cecilia essau, carolyn summerbell, denise koh, julia lee, ruzita talib, leigh gibson.  (2020).  toybox study malaysia: a feasibility study to improve healthy energy balance and obesity-related behaviour.  - proceedings of the nutrition society.  E313. 

     

    hui chin koo, bee koon poh and ruzita abd. talib.  (2020).  the great-child trialtm: a quasi-experimental dietary intervention among overweight and obese children.  - nutrients.  1-12. 

     

    xiao chuan lau, yaw loong wong, jyh eiin wong, denise koh, razalee sedek, ahmad taufik jamil, alvin lai oon ng, abu saad hazizi, abd. talib ruzita, bee koon poh.  (2019).  development and validation of a physical activity educational module for overweight and obese adolescents: cergas programme.  - international journal of environmental research and public health.  1-16. 

     

    y.noor hafizah,lee choo ang,fendy yap,wan nurul najwa,whye lian cheah,abd talib ruzita,farra aidah jumuddin,denise koh,julia ai cheng lee,cecilia a. essau,sue reeves,carolyn summerbell,edward leigh gibson,bee koon poh.  (2019).  validity and reliability of a food frequency questionnaire (ffq) to assess dietary intake of preschool children.  - international journal of environmental research and public health.  1-11. 

     

    bee suan wee, awang bulgiba, abd. talib ruzita, mohd. noor ismail and bee koon poh.  (2019).  pedometer-determined physical activity among primary schoolchildren in kuala lumpur.  - proceedings of singapore healthcare.  115-123. 

     

    shooka mohammadi, norimah a.karim, ruzita abd talib, reza amani.  (2018).  the impact of self efficacy education based on the health belief model in iranian patients with type 2 diabetes: a randomised controlled intervention study.  - asia pacific journal of clinical nutrition. 

     

    s. reeves, b.k. poh, c. essau, c. summerbell, w.l. cheah, d. koh, j.a.c. lee, a.t. ruzita, e.l. gibson.  (2018).  toybox study malaysia: improving healthy energy-balance and obesity-related behaviours among pre-schoolers in malaysia.  - nutrition bulletin. 

     

    wirdah mohamed, arif azlan and ruzita abd talib.  (2018).  benefits of community gardening activity in obesity intervention: findings from f.e.a.t. programme.  - current research in nutrition and food science journal. 

     

    bee koon poh, nipa rojroongwasinkul, bao khanh le nguyen, sandjaja, abd talib ruzita, uruwan yamborisut, truong nguyen hong, fitrah ernawati, paul deurenberg, panam parikh.  (2016).  25-hydroxy-vitamin d demography and the risk of vitamin d insufficiency in the south east asian nutrition surveys (seanuts).  - asia pacific journal of clinical nutrition.  538-548. 

     

    'arif azlan, nadzirah ismail, nor farah mohamad fauzi, ruzita talib.  (2020).  lecture notes in bioengineering : enhancing health and sports performance by design.  - proceedings of the 2019 movement, health & exercise (mohe) and international sports science conference (issc).  12. 

     

    mohd. ismail noor, siti mariam ali, poh bee koon, ruzita abd. talib, mohd. nasir mohd. taib, hazizi abu saad, nik mazlan nik mamat.  (2009).  nutrition research priorities in malaysia.  - 67-88. 

     

    siti sabariah buhari, ruzita abd talib, poh bee koon.  (2020).  obesiti kanak-kanak: bertindak sebelum terlambat.  - 175. 

     

    paden morat, abdul hamid aziz, syed zahir idid, norimah abd. karim, salman hussein inaayat hussein, faudziah abdul manan, ruzita abdul talib, rokiah omar dan yusof hussain.  (2003).  glosari sains kesihatan.  - 149. 

     

    noor hafizah y, farra aidah j, najwa wn, denise dk, ruzita at, poh bk and gibson el.  (2020).  perceptions of preschool teachers in implementing the toybox study malaysia intervention.  - 35th scientific conference.  87-88. 

     

    mok wkh, devanthini dg, wee lh, poh bk, ruzita at.  (2019).  exploring the sustainability of childhood obesity intervention: a mixed methods study.  - 34th scientific conference nutrition society of malaysia.  1. 

     

    noor hafizah y, najwa wn, ruzita at, farra aj, koh d, ismail mn, poh bk, gibson el.  (2019).  drinking and snacking pattern of preschool children in malaysia.  - 26th european congress on obesity (eco2019).  1. 

     

    noor hafizah y, ruzita at, najwa wn, farra aj, koh d, ismail mn, poh bk, gibson el.  (2019).  drinking pattern of preschool children in klang valley: toybox study malaysia.  - nsm 34th scientific conference.  100. 

     

    hasnah binti haron;suzana bt. shahar;ruzita bt. abd. talib;ponnusamy a/l subramaniam.  (2018).  madu kelulut : pencirian fizikokimia dan kesan pengambilannya ke atas kognitif dewasa.  -