prof. madya dr. devinder kaur a/p ajit singh

pensyarah universiti

pusat kajian penuaan sihat & kesejahteraan (h-care)

No. sambungan :  0392897352

No. rasmi:
UKM : 03 8921 5555



   Biografi/ Biography :
  • Associate Professor Dr Devinder Kaur Ajit Singh is a senior lecturer and member of Center for Healthy Aging and Wellness, Faculty of Health Sciences, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia. Prior to joining UKM in 2005, she was a practicing physiotherapist with Ministry of Health, Malaysia for 16 years. Devinder completed her primary diploma in physiotherapy in Malaysia and obtained her degree in Applied Rehabilitation (Physiotherapy) from University of Teesside, UK. She graduated from University Of Brighton, United Kingdom with a PhD in 2009. Her primary research niche area is in Geriatric physiotherapy, Spine and ageing and analysis of function. She has researched extensively into falls risk assessment in older persons, and is a leader in geriatric physiotherapy research in Malaysia. Her current ongoing projects include falls and frailty among older adults; back muscle function and osteoporosis. Her research has produced a number of publications in highly rated journals including Plos One, Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Clinical Biomechanics, Muscle and Nerve, Maturitas, Clinical Intervention in Aging, BMC Muskuloskeletal Disorders and BMC Neurology.

  • devinder kaur ajit singh, ponnusamy subramanium, suzalina halid.  (2020).  covid-19: mesej palsu ganggu psikologi warga emas.  - berita harian.  1. 

     

    goh jing wen, devinder kaur ajit singh, suzana shahar.  (2020).  effectiveness of falls prevention education on its prevention behavior among older adults: a systematic review.  - indian journal of public health research & development.  1119-1124. 

     

    siew kuan chua, devinder kaur ajit singh, khairunisa zubir, yin yian chua, bala s rajaratnam and sabarul afian mokhtar.  (2020).  relationship between muscle strength, physical performance, quality of life and bone mineral density among postmenopausal women at risk of osteoporotic fractures.  - science, engineering and health studies.  8-21. 

     

    resshaya roobini murukesu, devinder kaur ajit singh, suzana shahar and ponnusamy subramaniam.  (2020).  a multi-domain intervention protocol for the potential reversal of cognitive frailty: we-rise randomized controlled trial.  - frontiers in public health.  1-11. 

     

    siti salwana kamsan, devinder kaur ajit singh, maw pin tan, saravana kumar.  (2020).  the knowledge and self-management educational needs of older adults with knee osteoarthritis: a qualitative study.  - plos one.  1-15. 

     

    siti salwana kamsan, devinder kaur ajit singh, maw pin tan, saravana kumar.  (2020).  the knowledge and self-management educational needs of older adults with knee osteoarthritis: a qualitative study.  - plos one.  1-15. 

     

    nurul fatin malek rivan, suzana shahar, nor fadilah rajab, devinder kaur ajit singh, normah che din, hazlina mahadzir , noor ibrahim mohamed sakian, wan syafira ishak, mohd harimi abd. rahman, zainora mohammed and yee xing you.  (2020).  incidence and predictors of cognitive frailty among older adults: a community-based longitudinal study.  - international journal of environmental research and public health.  1-17. 

     

    resshaya roobini murukesu, devinder kaur ajit singh, suzana shahar and ponnusamy subramaniam.  (2020).  a multi-domain intervention protocol for the potential reversal of cognitive frailty: we-rise randomized controlled trial.  - frontiers in public health.  1-11. 

     

    resshaya r. murukesu, devinder k. a. singh and suzana shahar.  (2019).  urinary incontinence among urban and rural community dwelling older women: prevalence, risk factors and quality of life.  - bmc public health.  1-11. 

     

    suzana shahar, divya vanoh, arimi fitri mat ludin, devinder kaur ajit singh, tengku aizan hamid.  (2019).  factors associated with poor socioeconomic status among malaysian older adults: an analysis according to urban and rural settings.  - bmc public health.  1-12. 

     

    devinder kaur ajit singh, suzana shahar, divya vanoh, shahrul bahyah kamaruzzaman and maw pin tan.  (2019).  diabetes, arthritis, urinary incontinence, poor self-rated health, higher body mass index and lower handgrip strength are associated with falls among community-dwelling middle-aged and older adults:.  - geriatrics & gerontology international.  798-803. 

     

    manal badrasawi, suzana shahar, nor fadilah rajab, devinder kaur ajit singh.  (2019).  blood inflammatory markers, anabolic hormone, vitamin d and l-carnitine status according to frailty status among older adults.  - sains malaysiana.  613-619. 

     

    devinder kaur ajit singh, zunaidah abu samah, suzana shahar, mohd azahadi omar, muhammad iqbal shaharudin, ai-vyrn chin.  (2019).  sociodemographic characteristics as determinants and physical performance measures as correlates of falls among malaysian community-dwelling older adults: a prospective study.  - topics in geriatric rehabilitation.  113-118. 

     

    nurul fatin malek rivan, suzana shahar, nor fadilah rajab, devinder kaur ajit singh, normah che din, mahadzir hazlina & tengku aizan tengku abdul hamid.  (2019).  cognitive frailty among malaysian older adults:baseline findings from the lrgs tua cohort study.  - clinical interventions in aging.  1343-1352. 

     

    norlela mohd hussin, suzana shahar, normah che din, devinder kaur ajit singh, aivyrn chin, rosdinom razali, mohd azahadi omar.  (2019).  incidence and predictors of multimorbidity among a multiethnic population in malaysia: a community-based longitudinal study.  - aging clinical and experimental research.  215-224. 

     

    singh, d.k.a., raman, v.a.l.p., sien, b.p., palaniswamy, v., pearson, h., rajaratnam, b.s..  (2011).  can exercises using virtual reality games reduce risk and fear of falls among older women?.  - 5th international convention on rehabilitation engineering and assistive technology, i-create 2011; bangkok. 

     

    singh, d.k.a., raman, v.a.l.p., sien, b.p., palaniswamy, v., pearson, h., rajaratnam, b.s..  (2011).  can exercises using virtual reality games reduce risk and fear of falls among older women?.  - 5th international convention on rehabilitation engineering and assistive technology, i-create 2011; bangkok. 

     

    norhayati ibrahim, suzana shahar, devinder kaur ajit singh.  (2020).  penuaan sihat dan kesejahteraan.  - 341. 

     

    yi lin lim, magdalena lepsikova and devinder kaur ajit singh.  (2018).  regional conference on science, technology and social sciences (rcstss 2016): theoretical and applied science.  - 9. 

     

    suzana shahar, rosdinom razali, devinder kaur ajit singh.  (2017).  100 persoalan mengenai penjagaan penghidap demensia.  - 127. 

     

    manal mahmoud badrasawi, suzana shahar , devinder kaur ajit singh.  (2016).  white book of frailty.  - 293. 

     

    devinder kaur ajit singh.  (2012).  the power of engagement. a selection of inspiring community engaged initiatives.  - 5, 39-42. 

     

    nor najwatul akmal ab. rahman, yi ching teo, zunaidah abu samah and devinder kaur ajit singh.  (2018).  regional conference on science, technology and social sciences (rcstss 2016): theoretical and applied science.  - 8. 

     

    yi lin lim, magdalena lepsikova and devinder kaur ajit singh.  (2018).  regional conference on science, technology and social sciences (rcstss 2016): theoretical and applied science.  - 9. 

     

    manal mahmoud badrasawi, suzana shahar , devinder kaur ajit singh.  (2016).  white book of frailty.  - 293. 

     

    devinder kaur ajit singh.  (2012).  the power of engagement. a selection of inspiring community engaged initiatives.  - 5, 39-42. 

     

    norhayati ibrahim, suzana shahar, devinder kaur ajit singh.  (2020).  penuaan sihat dan kesejahteraan.  - 341. 

     

    suzana shahar, rosdinom razali, devinder kaur ajit singh.  (2017).  100 persoalan mengenai penjagaan penghidap demensia.  - 127. 

     

    normala mesbah, devinder kaur ajit singh.  (2020).  galak supaya terus aktif.  - harian metro.  39. 

     

    devinder kaur a/p ajit singh;ponnusamy a/l subramaniam;normala binti mesbah;nor najwatul akmal binti ab. rahman.  (2020).  physical and psychological health status among older adults attending primary care clinic at cheras malaysia.  -

     

    devinder kaur a/p ajit singh;suzana bt. shahar;normala binti mesbah.  (2020).  falls screening mobile application (fallsa): its discriminative ability and effects of empowering older adults to self-screen for fall risk.  -

     

    devinder kaur a/p ajit singh.  (2020).  sociodemographic, physical and cognitive risk factors and falls characteristics: differences between older adult fallers with and without mild cognitive impairment.  -

     

    devinder kaur a/p ajit singh;chai siaw chui;gan kok beng.  (2020).  upper extremity kinematics and its relationship with age and limb dominance during reaching.  -