prof. dr. devinder kaur a/p ajit singh

pensyarah universiti

pusat kajian penuaan sihat & kesejahteraan (h-care)

 devinder@ukm.edu.my

No. sambungan :  0392897352

No. rasmi:
UKM : 03 8921 5555



   Biografi/ Biography :

  • 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.

  • 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. 

     

    yu chi heaw, devinder kaur ajit singh, maw pin tan, saravana kumar.  (2022).  bidirectional association between executive and physical functions among older adults: a systematic review.  - australasian journal of ageing.  20-41. 

     

    theng choon ooi, devinder kaur ajit singh, suzana shahar, nor fadilah rajab razinah sharif.  (2022).  reply to the comments on "higher levels of lead and aluminium are associated with increased risk of falls among community-dwelling older adults: an 18-month follow-up study".  - geriatrics and gerontology international.  183-185. 

     

    nurul syuhada mohd rosnu, devinder kaur ajit singh, wan syafira ishak, mohd harimi abd rahman, arimi fitri mat ludin & suzana shahar.  (2022).  profiles and transportation patterns of older persons accessing health services at kuala lumpur: preliminary findings.  - 10th malaysian hybrid conference on healthy ageing.  44. 

     

    kiirtaara aravindhan, sumaiyah mat, tengku aizan hamid , suzana shahar, abu bakar abdul majeed, pei-lee teh, kalavathy ramasamy, devinder kaur ajit singh, maw pin tan.  (2022).  development of virtual surveys for the covid-19 wave of the ageless longitudinal study in malaysia.  - gerontology.  551-555. 

     

    phui lin se to, devinder kaur ajit singh, susan l. whitney.  (2022).  effects of customized vestibular rehabilitation plus canalith repositioning maneuver on gait and balance in adults with benign paroxysmal positional vertigo: a randomized controlled trial.  - journal of vestibular research.  79-86. 

     

    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. 

     

    kiirtaara aravindhan, sumaiyah mat, tengku aizan hamid , suzana shahar, abu bakar abdul majeed, pei-lee teh, kalavathy ramasamy, devinder kaur ajit singh, maw pin tan.  (2022).  development of virtual surveys for the covid-19 wave of the ageless longitudinal study in malaysia.  - gerontology.  551-555. 

     

    siti salwana kamsan, devinder kaur ajit singh , maw pin tan, saravana kumar.  (2021).  healthcare utilization and knee osteoarthritis symptoms among urban older malaysian.  - international journal of environmental research and public health.  1-10. 

     

    jing wen goh, devinder kaur ajit singh , normala mesbah, anis afifa mohd hanafi and adlyn farhana azwan.  (2021).  fall awareness behaviour and its associated factors among community dwelling older adults.  - bmc geriatric.  1-11. 

     

    yu chi heaw, devinder kaur ajit singh, maw pin tan, saravana kumar.  (2022).  bidirectional association between executive and physical functions among older adults: a systematic review.  - australasian journal of ageing.  20-41. 

     

    theng choon ooi, devinder kaur ajit singh, suzana shahar, nor fadilah rajab razinah sharif.  (2022).  reply to the comments on "higher levels of lead and aluminium are associated with increased risk of falls among community-dwelling older adults: an 18-month follow-up study".  - geriatrics and gerontology international.  183-185. 

     

    siti salwana kamsan, devinder kaur ajit singh, maw pin tan, saravana kumar.  (2021).  systematic review on the contents and parameters of selfmanagement education programs in older adults with knee osteoarthritis.  - australasian journal on ageing.  e1-e12. 

     

    ambusam subramaniam, devinder kaur ajit singh.  (2021).  effects of using a document holder when typing on head excursion and neck muscle activity among computer users with and without neck pain.  - international journal of occupational safety and ergonomics.  48-54. 

     

    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. 

     

    yu chi heaw, devinder kaur ajit singh, maw pin tan, saravana kumar.  (2022).  bidirectional association between executive and physical functions among older adults: a systematic review.  - australasian journal of ageing.  20-41. 

     

    phui lin se to, devinder kaur ajit singh, susan l. whitney.  (2022).  effects of customized vestibular rehabilitation plus canalith repositioning maneuver on gait and balance in adults with benign paroxysmal positional vertigo: a randomized controlled trial.  - journal of vestibular research.  79-86. 

     

    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. 

     

    kiirtaara aravindhan, sumaiyah mat, tengku aizan hamid , suzana shahar, abu bakar abdul majeed, pei-lee teh, kalavathy ramasamy, devinder kaur ajit singh, maw pin tan.  (2022).  development of virtual surveys for the covid-19 wave of the ageless longitudinal study in malaysia.  - gerontology.  551-555. 

     

    theng choon ooi, devinder kaur ajit singh, suzana shahar, nor fadilah rajab razinah sharif.  (2022).  reply to the comments on "higher levels of lead and aluminium are associated with increased risk of falls among community-dwelling older adults: an 18-month follow-up study".  - geriatrics and gerontology international.  183-185. 

     

    ashrani aizzuddin abd. rahni, mohd izuan ibrahim, devinder kaur ajit singh, noor ibrahim mohamed sakian, suzana shahar.  (2022).  development of automated segmentation of the thigh muscles from dixon mri for fat fraction quantification.  - 6th kuala lumpur international conference on biomedical engineering 2021.  437-444. 

     

    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. 

     

    deepashini harithasan, devinder kaur ajit singh.  (2020).  low back pain: weight distribution, lumbopelvic muscle strength and users' perception with the use of back belt.  - 75. 

     

    norhayati ibrahim, suzana shahar, devinder kaur ajit singh.  (2020).  penuaan sihat dan kesejahteraan.  - 5. 

     

    devinder kaur ajit singh, rajwinder kaur hardev singh dan normala mesbah.  (2020).  penuaan sihat dan kesejahteraan.  - 16. 

     

    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. 

     

    norhayati ibrahim, suzana shahar, devinder kaur ajit singh.  (2020).  penuaan sihat dan kesejahteraan.  - 5. 

     

    devinder kaur ajit singh, rajwinder kaur hardev singh dan normala mesbah.  (2020).  penuaan sihat dan kesejahteraan.  - 16. 

     

    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. 

     

    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. 

     

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

     

    deepashini harithasan, devinder kaur ajit singh.  (2020).  low back pain: weight distribution, lumbopelvic muscle strength and users' perception with the use of back belt.  - 75. 

     

    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. 

     

    nurul syuhada mohd rosnu, devinder kaur ajit singh, wan syafira ishak, mohd harimi abd rahman, arimi fitri mat ludin & suzana shahar.  (2022).  profiles and transportation patterns of older persons accessing health services at kuala lumpur: preliminary findings.  - 10th malaysian hybrid conference on healthy ageing.  44. 

     

    nurul fatin malek rivan, suzana shahar, nor fadilah rajab, devinder kaur ajit singh, normah che din.  (2021).  predictive ability of cognitive frailty on dementia incidence among community dwelling older adults.  - alzheimer's association international conference (aaic) 2021.  1-2. 

     

    pavapriya ponvel, devinder kaur ajit singh, suzana shahar, lim xi tong, rusmalina binti mohamad rosli , nor zarith izleen binti md radzi, francesca mangialasche, miia kivipelto.  (2021).  the impact of mild cognitive impairment and physical frailty on resilience in older adults during covid-19 pandemic: preliminary results.  - emalaysian congress of geriatric medicine 2021.  59. 

     

    pavapriya ponvel, suzana shahar, lim xi tong, rusmalina binti mohamad rosli, nor zarith izleen binti md radzi, , devinder kaur ajit singh, francesca mangialasche, miia kivipelto.  (2021).  healthcare facility visits among malaysian community dwelling older adults with non-communicable disease during covid-19 pandemic.  - empower 2021.  58. 

     

    j. f. leong, k. x. l. law, n. s. z. abidin, l. k. belani, h. mahadzir, d. k. a. singh, n. a. wahab, m. k. yin, z. a. samad, s. a. mokhtar.  (2021).  fracture liaison service (fls) in managing osteoporotic fracture in tertiary hospital centre, malaysia.  - world congress on osteoporosis, osteoarthritis and musculoskeletal diseases.  310.