prof. dr. zarina binti abdul latiff

pensyarah perubatan

jabatan pediatrik

 zarinaal@ppukm.ukm.edu.my

No. sambungan :  91455016

No. rasmi:
UKM : 03 8921 5555



   Biografi/ Biography :

  • Professor Dr Zarina Abdul Latiff is a Senior Consultant Paediatrician & Clinical Geneticist at the Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Medical Centre (UKMMC). She is presently Deputy Dean of Postgraduate Studies at the Faculty of Medicine and Head of the Thalassaemia Centre in UKMMC . Dr Zarina was a committee member for the development of the PERMATA UKM Children’s Hospital which is scheduled to be operational in Nov 2020. Dr Zarina graduated from University of Malaya in 1992 and subsequently obtained her MMed in Paediatrics from UKM in 1998. She then pursued her postgraduate sub-specialty training in medical genetics at the University of Glasgow and University of Southampton (Wessex Clinical Genetics Services), U.K. Dr Zarina is a member for the Specialty Education Sub-Committee in Clinical Genetics by the Malaysian Medical Council and is recently appointed as an Executive Committee member for the Global Globin Network which is affiliated to the Human Variome Project and UNESCO. She was previously Head of Paediatrics in UKMMC and Principal Fellow at the UKM Medical Molecular Biology Institute (UMBI). Her research interests include clinical, therapeutic and molecular aspects of thalassaemia, childhood leukaemia, dysmorphology and genetic counselling. Dr Zarina developed the pioneer programme of MSc in Genetic Counselling in UKM. She was a member of the UKM Research & Ethics Committee for 10 years and is also a panel member for evaluating research grants at the Ministry of Higher Education level. Dr Zarina is also active in various societies; she was Vice President of the Malaysian Society of Paediatric Haematology & Oncology and is currently an EXCO of the Genetics Society of Malaysia and Chairperson of the MyThal Club UKMMC.

  • global paedsurg research collaboration, dayang anita abdul aziz, ainal huda abu bakar, shareena ishak, zarina abdul latiff, felicia lim, marjmin osman, siti farhan moh pauzi, rufinah teo, azrina sk zaman.  (2021).  mortality from gastrointestinal congenital anomalies at 264 hospitals in 74 low-income, middle-income, and high-income countries: a multicentre, international, prospective cohort study.  - the lancet.  325-339. 

     

    zarina binti abdul latiff;norfilza mohd mokhtar;shareena binti ishak;faizah binti mohd zaki;dayang anita binti abdul aziz;raja affendi bin raja ali;wan nurulhuda binti wan md zin;erica yee hing @ wong;farin binti masra;khairul najmi bin muhammad nawawi.  (2021).  interventional strategy in tackling emerging non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in childhood obesity.  -

     

    abdul rahman ramdzan, mohd rizal abdul manaf, azimatun noor aizuddin, zarina a. latiff, keng wee teik, gaik-siew ch'ng, kurubaran ganasegeran, syed mohamed aljunid.  (2021).  cost-effectiveness of colorectal cancer genetic testing.  - international journal of environmental research and public health.  1-17. 

     

    aizuddin an, syed rusli sas, ramdzan ar, syed omar sa, mahmud z, abdul latiff z, shah sa, amat s, ismail f, keng wt, ch ng gs, rais h, aljunid sm.  (2021).  willingness to pay for cancer genetic testing in a tertiary healthcare centre.  - iium medical journal malaysia.  5-12. 

     

    farah d.r. al-baiaty, aziana ismail, zarina abdul latiff, khairul najmi muhammad nawawi, raja affendi raja ali and norfilza mohd mokhtar.  (2021).  possible hepatoprotective effect of tocotrienol-rich fraction vitamin e in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in obese children and adolescents.  - frontiers in pediatrics.  1-12. 

     

    global paedsurg research collaboration, dayang anita abdul aziz, ainal huda abu bakar, shareena ishak, zarina abdul latiff, felicia lim, marjmin osman, siti farhan moh pauzi, rufinah teo, azrina sk zaman.  (2021).  mortality from gastrointestinal congenital anomalies at 264 hospitals in 74 low-income, middle-income, and high-income countries: a multicentre, international, prospective cohort study.  - the lancet.  325-339. 

     

    farah d.r. al-baiaty, aziana ismail, zarina abdul latiff, khairul najmi muhammad nawawi, raja affendi raja ali and norfilza mohd mokhtar.  (2021).  possible hepatoprotective effect of tocotrienol-rich fraction vitamin e in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in obese children and adolescents.  - frontiers in pediatrics.  1-12. 

     

    azimatun noor aizuddin, abdul rahman ramdzan, sharifah azween syed omar, zuria mahmud, zarina a. latiff, salleh amat, keng wee teik, ch ng gaik siew, haniza rais, syed mohamed aljunid.  (2021).  genetic testing for cancer risk: is the community willing to pay for it?.  - international journal of environmental research and public health.  1-11. 

     

    abdul rahman ramdzan, mohd rizal abdul manaf, azimatun noor aizuddin, zarina a. latiff, keng wee teik, gaik-siew ch'ng, kurubaran ganasegeran, syed mohamed aljunid.  (2021).  cost-effectiveness of colorectal cancer genetic testing.  - international journal of environmental research and public health.  1-17. 

     

    mohd ibrahim h, muda z, othman is, mohamed unni mn, teh kh, thevarajah a, gunasagaran k, ong gb, yeoh sl, muhammad rivai a, che mohd razali ch, din nd, abdul latiff z, jamal r, mohamad n, mohd ariffin h, alias h.  (2020).  observational study on the current status of thalassaemia in malaysia: a report from the malaysian thalassaemia registry.  - bmj open.  1-9. 

     

    ying ying wong, hafiza alauddin, raja zahratul azma raja sabudin , azlin ithnin , norunaluwar jalil , zarina abdul latiff , c-khai loh , hamidah alias , ainoon othman.  (2021).  siriraj i gy(aydb)0-thalassaemia causing severe thalassaemia intermedia in compound heterozygous state with ivs1-1(g-t) mutation.  - the malaysian journal of pathology.  95-100. 

     

    nur zainura mohamad, norunaluwar jalil, loh c-khai, zarina abdul latiff, hafiza alauddin & raja zahratul azma.  (2019).  a rare ivs-i-2 (t>c) hbb gene mutation diagnosed in a child with anemia.  - hemoglobin.  357. 

     

    dayang anita abdul aziz, marjmin osman, mohd fadli abdullah, felicia lim, rufinah teo, fook choe cheah, shareena ishak, rohana jaafar, swee fong tang, bilkis abdul aziz, hasniah abdul latif, zarina abdul latiff..  (2019).  port-less technique (plt) in pediatric video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (vats): a 10-year experience at national university of malaysia.  - open access surgery.  7-11. 

     

    jalil norunaluwar, raja zahratul azma, hafiza alauddin, azlin ithnin, zarina abdul latiff, hamidah alias, nor rafeah tumian, malisa mohd yusoff, syahzuwan hassan & ainoon othman.  (2019).  application of molecular diagnostics in detection of b-thalassemia and hemoglobin variants at hospital canselor tuanku muhriz ukm, kuala lumpur, malaysia.  - hemoglobin.  351. 

     

    s.a.a. razak, n.a.a. murad, f. masra, d.l.s. chong, n. abdullah, n. jalil, h. alauddin, r.z.a.r. sabudin, a. ithnin, l.c. khai, n.a. aziz, z. muda, h. ibrahim and z.a. latiff.  (2018).  genetic modifiers of fetal haemoglobin (hbf) and phenotypic severity in beta thalassemia patients.  - current molecular medicine. 

     

    dayang anita abdul aziz, suzaily wahab, safinaz mohd khialdin, mohammad rahim kamaluddin, hana azhari, faizah mohd zaki, sharifa ezat wan puteh, zarina abdul latiff.  (2019).  cyber parenting: ke arah kesejahteraan siber.  - 34. 

     

    dayang anita abdul aziz, suzaily wahab, safinaz mohd khialdin, mohammad rahim kamaluddin, hana azhari, faizah mohd zaki, sharifa ezat wan puteh, zarina abdul latiff.  (2019).  cyber parenting: ke arah kesejahteraan siber.  - 34. 

     

    zarina binti abdul latiff;norfilza mohd mokhtar;shareena binti ishak;faizah binti mohd zaki;dayang anita binti abdul aziz;raja affendi bin raja ali;wan nurulhuda binti wan md zin;erica yee hing @ wong;farin binti masra;khairul najmi bin muhammad nawawi.  (2021).  interventional strategy in tackling emerging non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in childhood obesity.  -

     

    dayang anita abdul aziz. zarina abdul latiff, sharifa ezat wan puteh, suzaily wahab, harlina halizah siraj, norlaila mustafa, aznida firzah abdul aziz, ani amelia zainuddin, mohd al adib samuri, norhafilah musa, farah nini dusuki, zakiah mohd said, fadhli.  (2020).  kajian rintis kap (knowledge, attitude and practice) pengetahuan, sikap dan amalan ibubapa dan golongan profesional terhadap impak kesihatan female genital mutilation (fgm).  - kajian rintis kap (knowledge, attitude and practice) pengetahuan, sikap dan amalan ibubapa dan golongan profesional terhadap impak kesihatan female genital mutilation (fgm).  1-51. 

     

    aizuddin an, ramdzan ar, syed omar sa, mahmud z, abdul latiff z, amat s, keng wt, ch ng gs, rais h, aljunid sm.  (2020).  willingness to pay for cancer screening testing in malaysia.  - value in health regional, ispor asia pacific 2020.  S20. 

     

    azrina zaman, che ahmad muttaqin che salim, tan jen kit, marjmin osman, suzana makpol, amelia ani zainudin, shareena ishak, zarina abdul latiff, dayang anita abdul aziz..  (2019).  association of cord blood and urinary phytoestrogens with abnormal external genitalia in male neonates.  - 32nd international symposium on pediatric surgical research in fukuoka, japan.  99. 

     

    sharifah azween syed omar, zuria mahmud, zarina abdul latiff, ruslin amir, nurin hazirah osman, syed mohamed aljunid, syed zulkifli syed zakaria, azimatun noor aizuddin, fuad ismail, salleh amat, shamsul azhar shah, haniza rais.  (2019).  knowledge of cancer genetics and attitude towards cancer genetic testing among rural communities.  - malaysia international genetic congress.  35.