prof. madya dr. ponnusamy subramaniam

pensyarah universiti

pusat kajian penuaan sihat & kesejahteraan (h-care)

 ponnusaami@ukm.edu.my



   Biografi/ Biography :


  • Dr. Ponnusamy Subramaniam is a senior lecturer at the Clinical Psychology and Behavioral Health Program, Faculty of Health Sciences, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia. Dr. Ponnu received his bachelor and master degrees from UKM and his PhD from the University of Wales (Bangor) United Kingdom, in Ageing and Dementia Studies. He has completed his post-doctoral research fellowship at Geriatric Mental Health Services, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH), Toronto, Canada. He is a Chartered Psychologist by the British Psychological Society (BPS) and a full member of the Malaysian Society of Clinical Psychology (MSCP). Dr. Ponnu is a qualified clinical psychologist and is active in the practice and supervision of clinical psychologist trainees at the Clinical Psychology Clinic. He is actively involved in research, particularly relating to psychosocial intervention for people living with memory difficulties, including Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI) and Dementia. His research also focuses on public knowledge and attitudes towards dementia, mental health issues, and cognition. Dr. Ponnu has several academic publications and presentations locally and internationally.

  • aisyah mohd safien, norhayati ibrahim, ponnusamy subramaniam, devinder kaur ajit singh, arimi fitri mat ludin, ai- vyrn chin and suzana shahar.  (2024).  prevalence of depression and clinical depressive symptoms in community dwelling older adults with cognitive frailty.  - geriatrics & gerontology international.  225-233. 

     

    subramaniam, p., thillainathan, p., mat ghani, n. a., & sharma, s..  (2023).  life story book to enhance communication in persons with dementia: a systematic review of reviews.  - plos one.  1-15. 

     

    muhamad faisal ashaari, nurul aini syazwani norhisham, ponnusamy subramaniam, jamiah manap, hasanah abd khafidz, rosmawati mohamad rasit.  (2023).  adapting social supports through communication technologies as a lifelong learning for older adults.  - pakistan journal of life and social sciences (pjlss).  205-220. 

     

    nur fatihah binti md nasir, ponnusamy subramaniam, shazli ezzat ghazali, shobha sharma, jasmah md hassan and teh hoon lang.  (2023).  an overview of the dyadic, intergenerational and digital-based reminiscence therapy: a scoping review.  - malaysian journal of public health medicine.  119-136. 

     

    nureen razali, shazli ezzat ghazali, ponnusamy subramaniam.  (2023).  narrative review on self-efficacy and physical functioning of stroke patients.  - international journal of academic research in business and social sciences.  322-332. 

     

    aisyah mohd safien, norhayati ibrahim, ponnusamy subramaniam, devinder kaur ajit singh, arimi fitri mat ludin, ai- vyrn chin and suzana shahar.  (2024).  prevalence of depression and clinical depressive symptoms in community dwelling older adults with cognitive frailty.  - geriatrics & gerontology international.  225-233. 

     

    carolyn liang, ponnusamy subramaniam, nurul syasya mohd ridzwan goh, tay kok wai, ahmed a. moustafa.  (2023).  digital device use, risk of cognitive impairment, and cognition in healthy older adults: the role of cognitive reserve.  - healthcare.  1-15. 

     

    subramaniam, p., thillainathan, p., mat ghani, n. a., & sharma, s..  (2023).  life story book to enhance communication in persons with dementia: a systematic review of reviews.  - plos one.  1-15. 

     

    amran fadzrul roslan, kai shuen pheh, raynuha mahadevan, siti mariam bujang, ponnusamy subramaniam, hanieza fadzlina yahya, lai fong chan.  (2023).  effectiveness of online advanced c.a.r.e suicide prevention gatekeeper training program among healthcare lecturers and workers in national university of malaysia: a pilot study.  - frontiers in psychiatry.  1-9. 

     

    ridho roqwan ikbar, noh amit, ponnusamy subramaniam, norhayati ibrahim.  (2022).  relationship between self-efficacy, adversity quotient, covid-19-related stress and academic performance among the undergraduate students: a protocol for a systematic review.  - plos one.  1-11. 

     

    nurul fatin malek rivan [et all.].  (2020).  general psychological health status and coping strategies during lock-down due to covid-19 outbreak among malaysian older adults.  - european geriatric medicine.  95. 

     

    resshaya roobini murukesu, devinder kaur ajit singh, suzana shahar, ponnusamy subramaniam.  (2020).  physical and psychological wellbeing during the covid-19 movement restriction order period among cognitively frail older persons with prior engagement in community-based multi-domain intervention.  - european geriatric medicine.  s94. 

     

    tay kok wai, ponnusamy subramaniam, oei p. tian.  (2019).  cognitive behavioural therapy can be effective in treating anxiety and depression in persons with dementia: a systematic review.  - psychogeriatrics.  264-275. 

     

    kwai ching kan, ponnusamy subramaniam, nortina shahrizaila, shahrul bahyah kamaruzzaman, rosdinom razali, shazli ezzat ghazali.  (2019).  validation of the malay version of addenbrookes cognitive examination iii in detecting mild cognitive impairment and dementia.  - dementia and geriatric cognitive disorders extra.  66-76. 

     

    devinder kaur ajit singh, ponnusamy subramaniam, nor najwatul akmal ab. rahman, fatima zahra rusly, shazli ezzat ghazali.  (2018).  knowledge and attitude towards ageing among health science university students.  - journal of liaquat university of medical and health sciences (jlumhs). 

     

    aisyah mohd safien, norhayati ibrahim, ponnusamy subramaniam, devinder kaur ajit singh, arimi fitri mat ludin, ai- vyrn chin and suzana shahar.  (2024).  prevalence of depression and clinical depressive symptoms in community dwelling older adults with cognitive frailty.  - geriatrics & gerontology international.  225-233. 

     

    amran fadzrul roslan, kai shuen pheh, raynuha mahadevan, siti mariam bujang, ponnusamy subramaniam, hanieza fadzlina yahya, lai fong chan.  (2023).  effectiveness of online advanced c.a.r.e suicide prevention gatekeeper training program among healthcare lecturers and workers in national university of malaysia: a pilot study.  - frontiers in psychiatry.  1-9. 

     

    muhamad faisal ashaari, nurul aini syazwani norhisham, ponnusamy subramaniam, jamiah manap, hasanah abd khafidz, rosmawati mohamad rasit.  (2023).  adapting social supports through communication technologies as a lifelong learning for older adults.  - pakistan journal of life and social sciences (pjlss).  205-220. 

     

    subramaniam, p., thillainathan, p., mat ghani, n. a., & sharma, s..  (2023).  life story book to enhance communication in persons with dementia: a systematic review of reviews.  - plos one.  1-15. 

     

    nur fatihah binti md nasir, ponnusamy subramaniam, shazli ezzat ghazali, shobha sharma, jasmah md hassan and teh hoon lang.  (2023).  an overview of the dyadic, intergenerational and digital-based reminiscence therapy: a scoping review.  - malaysian journal of public health medicine.  119-136. 

     

    anis hasliza abu hashim-de vries, marina ismail, azlinah mohamed, ponnusamy subramaniam.  (2020).  usability evaluation of personalized digital memory book for alzheimer's patient(mymobal).  - 8th world conference on information systems and technologies.  702-713. 

     

    anis hasliza abu hashim-de vries, marina ismail, azlinah mohamed, ponnusamy subramaniam.  (2018).  weaving the non-pharmacological alzheimer's disease therapy into mobile personalized digital memory book application.  - trends and advances in information systems and technologies. 

     

    resshaya roobini murukesu, devinder kaur ajit singh, suzana shahar, ponnusamy subramaniam.  (2021).  cognitive frailty among malaysian older adults.  - 13. 

     

    ponnusamy subramaniam, hoh xin jie dan nur marjanhanani yahya.  (2020).  penuaan sihat dan kesejahteraan.  - 15. 

     

    ponnusamy subramaniam & nur fahira binti jamalluddin.  (2023).  covid-19 dan warga emas.  - 15. 

     

    tay kok way & ponnusamy subramaniam.  (2023).  handbook of lifespan cognitive behavioral therapy.  - 9. 

     

    resshaya roobini murukesu, devinder kaur ajit singh, suzana shahar, ponnusamy subramaniam.  (2021).  cognitive frailty among malaysian older adults.  - 13. 

     

    ponnusamy subramaniam, hoh xin jie dan nur marjanhanani yahya.  (2020).  penuaan sihat dan kesejahteraan.  - 15. 

     

    bob woods, ponnusamy subramaniam.  (2017).  life story work with people with dementia; ordinary lives, extraordinary people.  - Bab 6, MS 83-94 (bab dlm). 

     

    mohd harimi abd rahman,hidayatulfathi othman,hing hiang lian,izatus shima taib,sumithira narayanasamy,nor afifi razaob@razab,sameeha mohd jamil,nurul huda razalli,asfarina zanudin,noor hazfalinda hamzah,ponnusamy subramaniam,siti munirah haris,siti munira.  (2020).  buku panduan & buku log :latihan industri.  - 39. 

     

    ponnusamy subramaniam & shazli ezzat ghazali.  (2010).  psikologi kehibaan.  - 154. 

     

    ponnusamy subramaniam, shazli ezzat ghazali.  (2010).  psikologi kehibaan.  - 154. 

     

    tuneesha regu, ponnusamy subramaniam, shazli ezzat ghazali, noh amit.  (2023).  validation of the malay version of revised index of social engagement (rise) among community-dwelling older adults.  - empower 2023 dementia risk reduction and presentation.  1. 

     

    ponnusamy subramaniam, resshaya roobini murukesu.  (2023).  apec dementia risk reduction initiative.  - empower 2023 dementia risk reduction and prevention.  1. 

     

    resshaya roobini murukesu, devinder kaur ajit singh, suzana shahar, ponnusamy subramaniam & hanif farhan mohd rasdi.  (2023).  potential reversibility of cognitive frailty with the werise multidomain intervention in older persons from lower socioeconomic backgrounds.  - empower 2023.  1-2. 

     

    nurul erni nazira, shahira akmal, khadijah alavi & ponnusamy subramaniam.  (2023).  needs analysis to develop a reminiscence activity module for people with dementia using artist p. ramlee's works.  - empower 2023 dementia risk reduction and prevention.  60-61. 

     

    ibrahim alayaseh, shobha sharma, marissa a. barrera, yaser natour, ponnusamy subramaniam.  (2023).  effects of the combination of neuromuscular electrical stimulation with neuromuscular taping and selected swallowing exercises on rehabilitation of post-stroke dysphagia.  - empower 2023: dementia risk reduction and prevention.  30.