prof. madya dr. ponnusamy a/l subramaniam

pensyarah universiti

pusat kajian penuaan sihat & kesejahteraan (h-care)

 ponnusaami@ukm.edu.my

No. Telefon Rasmi :  8185

No. rasmi:
UKM : 03 8921 5555



   Biografi/ Biography :

  • Dr. Ponnusamy Subramaniam is a senior lecturer at the Health Psychology Program, School of Healthcare Sciences, Faculty of Health Science, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia. Dr. Ponnusamy received his bachelor and master degree from UKM and PhD from University of Wales (Bangor), UK 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 has been involved in teaching psychology related subjects, specifically in teaching abnormal psychology for undergraduate and postgraduate programs for more than 15 years. Dr. Ponnusamy is a clinical psychologist and active in practice and supervision of clinical psychology trainees at Health Psychology Clinic. He is also a certified interventionist for Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS) by CAMH. He is actively involved in research particularly relating psychosocial intervention for people with memory difficulties including dementia, public knowledge and attitude towards dementia, mental health issues and cognition, as well as had published and presented his research findings locally and internationally. He is a Chartered Psychologist by the British Psychological Society (BPS) and a full member of Malaysian Society of Clinical Psychology (MSCP).

  • hasnah haron, ruzita a talib, ponnusami subramaniam, zainorain natasha zainal arifen, muhammad ibrahim.  (2022).  a comparison of chemical compositions in kelulut honey from different regions.  - malaysian journal of analytical sciences.  447-456. 

     

    ponnusamy subramaniam, preyaangka thillainathan, shobha sharma, nur amirah mat ghani.  (2022).  life story book to enhance communication in people with dementia: a systematic review of reviews.  - 1st national speech therapy symposium - a focus on dementia.  12. 

     

    aziz na, subramaniam p, ghazali se, mustafa wa.  (2022).  the impact of cognitive intervention on the cognition of adults over 50 with mild cognitive impairment (mci) in asia: a systematic review.  - iium medical journal malaysia.  13-28. 

     

    nurul fatin malek rivan, suzana shahar, devinder kaur ajit singh, norhayati ibrahim, arimi fitri mat ludin, hanis mastura yahya, noor ibrahim mohamed sakian, hazlina mahadzir, ponnusamy subramaniam & mohd zul amin kamaruddin.  (2022).  mediation effect of coping strategies on general psychological health among middle-aged and older adults during the covid-19 pandemic.  - aging & mental health.  2039-2047. 

     

    nurul hidayah md fadzil, suzana shahar, roslee rajikan, devinder kaur ajit singh, arimi fitri mat ludin, ponnusamy subramaniam, norhayati ibrahim, divya vanoh, and nazlena mohamad ali.  (2022).  a scoping review for usage of telerehabilitation among older adults with mild cognitive impairment or cognitive frailty.  - international journal of environmental research and public health.  1-14. 

     

    nurul hidayah md fadzil, suzana shahar, roslee rajikan, devinder kaur ajit singh, arimi fitri mat ludin, ponnusamy subramaniam, norhayati ibrahim, divya vanoh, and nazlena mohamad ali.  (2022).  a scoping review for usage of telerehabilitation among older adults with mild cognitive impairment or cognitive frailty.  - international journal of environmental research and public health.  1-14. 

     

    jefferson khai-qiang ng, ponnusamy subramaniam, fuad ismail, mahadir ahmad, nur liyana shamsudin,.  (2022).  life review intervention: a systematic review of its feasibility among persons with cancer.  - journal of pain and symptom management.  e235-e249. 

     

    nurul fatin malek rivan, suzana shahar, devinder kaur ajit singh, norhayati ibrahim, arimi fitri mat ludin, hanis mastura yahya, noor ibrahim mohamed sakian, hazlina mahadzir, ponnusamy subramaniam & mohd zul amin kamaruddin.  (2022).  mediation effect of coping strategies on general psychological health among middle-aged and older adults during the covid-19 pandemic.  - aging & mental health.  2039-2047. 

     

    nurul fatin malek rivan, hanis mastura yahya, suzana shahar, devinder kaur ajit singh, norhayati ibrahim, arimi fitri mat ludin, noor ibrahim mohamed sakian, hazlina mahadzir, ponnusamy subramaniam, mohd zul amin kamaruddin.  (2021).  the impact of poor nutrient intakes and food insecurity on the psychological distress among community-dwelling middle-aged and older adults during the covid-19 pandemic.  - nutrients.  1-12. 

     

    resshaya roobini murukesu,devinder kaur ajit singh, suzana shahar, ponnusamy subramaniam.  (2021).  physical activity patterns, psychosocial well-being and coping strategies among older persons with cognitive frailty of the we-rise trial throughout the covid-19 movement control order.  - clinical interventions in aging.  415-429. 

     

    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). 

     

    nurul hidayah md fadzil, suzana shahar, roslee rajikan, devinder kaur ajit singh, arimi fitri mat ludin, ponnusamy subramaniam, norhayati ibrahim, divya vanoh, and nazlena mohamad ali.  (2022).  a scoping review for usage of telerehabilitation among older adults with mild cognitive impairment or cognitive frailty.  - international journal of environmental research and public health.  1-14. 

     

    jefferson khai-qiang ng, ponnusamy subramaniam, fuad ismail, mahadir ahmad, nur liyana shamsudin,.  (2022).  life review intervention: a systematic review of its feasibility among persons with cancer.  - journal of pain and symptom management.  e235-e249. 

     

    hasnah haron, ruzita a talib, ponnusami subramaniam, zainorain natasha zainal arifen, muhammad ibrahim.  (2022).  a comparison of chemical compositions in kelulut honey from different regions.  - malaysian journal of analytical sciences.  447-456. 

     

    nurul fatin malek rivan, suzana shahar, devinder kaur ajit singh, norhayati ibrahim, arimi fitri mat ludin, hanis mastura yahya, noor ibrahim mohamed sakian, hazlina mahadzir, ponnusamy subramaniam & mohd zul amin kamaruddin.  (2022).  mediation effect of coping strategies on general psychological health among middle-aged and older adults during the covid-19 pandemic.  - aging & mental health.  2039-2047. 

     

    resshaya roobini murukesu,devinder kaur ajit singh, suzana shahar, ponnusamy subramaniam.  (2021).  physical activity patterns, psychosocial well-being and coping strategies among older persons with cognitive frailty of the we-rise trial throughout the covid-19 movement control order.  - clinical interventions in aging.  415-429. 

     

    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. 

     

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

     

    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). 

     

    shazli ezzat ghazali & ponnusamy subramaniam.  (2010).  psikologi kehibaan.  - 9. 

     

    ponnusamy subramaniam.  (2010).  psikologi kehibaan.  - 13. 

     

    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.  (2022).  feasibility and impact study of a cultural-based cognitive stimulation technique for older adults with and without cognitive disorders: a study protocol.  - 13th international symposium of health sciences 2022.  98-99. 

     

    ponnusamy subramaniam, preyaangka thillainathan, shobha sharma, nur amirah mat ghani.  (2022).  life story book to enhance communication in people with dementia: a systematic review of reviews.  - 1st national speech therapy symposium - a focus on dementia.  12. 

     

    nor afifah binti aziz & ponnusamy subramaniam.  (2022).  public knowledge and attitudes towards ageing: a cross-sectional survey in kuala lumpur city.  - 10th malaysian hybrid conference on healthy ageing.  1. 

     

    resshaya roobini murukesu, devinder kaur ajit singh, ponnusamy subramaniam, suzana shahar.  (2022).  healthcare needs of older persons from lower socioeconomic status for the development of the we rise intervention.  - malaysian congress of geriatric medicine 2022.  151. 

     

    ponnusamy subramaniam, liang carolyn, tay kok wai.  (2022).  digital device use, cognitive reserve and performance among healthy older adults.  - the 12th apru population ageing virtual conference.  24.