A date with OH Hazards @ Healthcare Facilities, 14 May 2018 (Monday) at Perdana University, Serdang, Selangor


14 May 2018    
08:30 - 17:00


Perdana University
Block B and D1, MAEPS Building, MARDI Complex, Jalan MAEPS Perdana,, Serdang, 43400 , Selangor

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In the quest to provide excellent health care services to our patients, healthcare professionals stumble across numerous hazards and risks that may exist in our daily activities at the healthcare facilities. Healthcare professionals quite often brush aside the health and safety issues lurking at our doorsteps. The challenges faced by healthcare professionals are numerous; ranging from biological, chemical, physical, ergonomic and psychological hazards. It is in the backdrop of all these challenges, the impetus to organize this technical update is organised to handle the practical aspects of occupational health and safety issues for
healthcare professionals.

The 30th AOEMM Technical Update jointly organised by AOEMM and Perdana University and supported by the Social Security Organization (SOCSO) and Department of Occupational Safety and Health (DOSH) will be held on the 14 May 2018 (Monday) at Perdana University in Serdang, Selangor. The title of the TU is “A date with OH Hazards @ Healthcare Facilities”

Who should attend the course?

Occupational Health Physicians, Occupational Health Doctors, Medical Specialists, Medical Practitioners, Occupational Health Nurses, Assistant Medical Officers, Safety and Health Officers and Assistant Environmental Health Officers.

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Points

  • Continous Professional Development (CPD) points will be offered for eligible doctors to obtain National Specialist Register and MMC CPD points.
  • Continuous Education Program (CEP) points will be offered for eligible doctors to obtain Department of Occupational Safety and Health CEP points


0800–0900 REGISTRATION AOEMM Secretariat
0900-0945 The Changing Face of Hazards @ the Healthcare facilities Dr Abu Hasan Samad,
Academy of Occupational & Environmental Medicine, Malaysia
0945-1030 Managing Needle Stick Injuries Datuk Dr Christopher Lee
Consultant Infectious Disease Physician &
HOD of Medicine,
Hospital Sungai Buloh
1030-1045 Tea Break  
1030-1130 Managing Healthcare Professionals at Remote Sites Dr Edwin Ho
Senior Occupational Physician
Shell Malaysia Trading
1130-1215 Indoor Air Quality-Is the Air Safe? Ms M. Thirumila
Industrial Hygienist
Health, Safety & Environment (HSE)
Global Services, HSE Division, Petronas
1215-1300 Manual Handling-Lifting Right! Dr Marzuki Ishak
Occupational Health Physician
Occupational Safety, Health and
Environment Unit
University Malaya Medical Centre
1300-1400 Lunch Break  
1400-1445 Respiratory Precaution-Surgical Masks or Respirators? Assoc Prof Dr G Jayakumar
Deputy Dean
Perdana University Graduate School of Medicine
1445-1530 A Case Study – Work-Related Disease Dr Rajinderjit Singh
Assistant Director
Occupational Health Division
Department of Occupational Safety & Health
1530-1630 Overcoming Work-Related Stress Assoc Prof Dr Karen Morgan
Deputy Dean & Health and Ogranisational
Perdana University-Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland
1630-1700 Tea Break  


Registration Fees:

  • RM 200.00 (AOEMM Members)
  • RM 250.00 (Others)

Payment can be made by bank transfer or cheque:

Bank transfer details are as follows:

Hong Leong Bank Acc No: 29500009155

Kindly email or fax transaction slip to
Email: malaysia.aoem@gmail.com
Fax : 03-4050 8211

Cheque must me made in favour of the ‘Academy of Occupational & Environmental Medicine, Malaysia’.


  • The Program materials for walk-in and non-paid registered participants shall be given on a first-come
    first-served basis. To avoid disappointment, please ensure payment is made before the Program.
  • AOEMM reserves the right to postpone or cancel the said TU if there is poor response (i.e., less than 10
    participants) for the program no less than two (2) weeks from the date of the event. AOEMM shall not be liable
    for any financial consequences from this move.

Additional Information


Website: http://perdanauniversity.edu.my/contact-us/
GPS Coordinates : 2.980756, 101.698694



1. Putrajaya Marriott Hotel (5 star)
  • Tel: 03- 8949 8888
  • Distance: Approximately 4.5km
  • Duration: Approximately 9 minutes
2. Palm Garden Hotel (4 star)
  • Tel: 03- 8943 2233
  • Distance: Approximately 4 km
  • Duration: Approximately 8 minutes
3. RHR Hotel UNITEN (3 Star)
  • Tel: 03- 3-8922 2088
  • Distance: Approximately 6.0km
  • Duration: Approximately 11 minutes
4. Tune Hotel – Cyberjaya DPulze Mall
  • Tel: 03-8320 9920
  • Distance: Approximately 14km
  • Duration: Approximately 18 minutes


IOI City Mall

  • Distance: Approximately 4 km
  • Duration: Approximately 8 minutes


Commuter Train: Serdang KTM Commuter station is 9km away (15 minutes duration)
UBER and Grabcar


Hospital Serdang: 3.6km away (8 minutes’ drive)

For further information, please contact AOEMM Operating Officer:

Academy of Occupational & Environmental Medicine Malaysia

Room 11th, Fifth Floor, MMA House,
124, Jalan Pahang,
50300 Kuala Lumpur
Tel/Fax: +603-40508211
Hp: Ms Hema 6012-602 0778 (9am-5pm) Monday-Friday

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