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Dr Mohamed Shajahan Bin Mohamed Yasin is Professor and Head of Jeffrey Cheah School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Monash University Malaysia. Professor Dr Shajahan Yasin joined Monash University Malaysia full-time in October 2005. He was previously the Chief Medical Officer to the largest private General Practice Group in the country with over 100 doctors, where he was involved in quality improvement initiatives and audit of practice. He spent three years in the Department of Community Medicine and General Practice at Monash University in Clayton, Victoria between 1996 and 1999 as a lecturer where he was involved in Primary Care Research and Clinical Epidemiology. He was the Chairman of the Vocational Training Program (VTP) at the Academy of Family Physicians for seven years from 1988 to 1996, and was instrumental in converting the VTP program into a distance learning program.
He has a couple of his HDR students working in these areas. He is also a Director of the South East Asia Community Observatory (SEACO), which is an internationally funded project based on the highly successful Demographic and Health Surveillance Systems (DHSS) in other countries. SEACO is based in the town of Segamat in Johor, Malaysia.
Research area keywords
- Medical Education
- Chronic Disease Management
- Health Systems Research
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- 2 Active
1/01/20 → 30/06/22
The cultural, family and community factors for resilience in southeast asian indigenous communities: A systematic reviewChua, R. Y., Kadirvelu, A., Yasin, S., Choudhry, F. R. & Park, M. S. A., Sep 2019, In: Journal of Community Psychology. 47, 7, p. 1750-1771 22 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Review Article › Research › peer-review
Yasin, S., Chan, C. K. Y. & Brodar, K. E., 8 Oct 2018, Principles and Concepts of Behavioral Medicine: A Global Handbook. Fisher, E. B. (ed.). United States: Springer, p. 31-54 24 p.
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding › Chapter (Book) › Other › peer-review
Effectiveness of personalized feedback alone or combined with peer support to improve physical activity in sedentary older Malays with type 2 diabetes: A randomized controlled trialSazlina, S. G., Browning, C. J. & Yasin, S., 13 Jul 2015, In: Frontiers in Public Health. 3, JUL, 11 p., 178.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › Research › peer-reviewOpen Access
International and transnational models for delivering medical education: The future for medical educationHamilton, J. & Yasin, S., 2015, Routledge International Handbook of Medical Education. Bin Abdulrahman, K. A., Mennin, S., Harden, R. M. & Kennedy, C. (eds.). Abingdon Oxon UK: Routledge, p. 281 - 293 13 p.
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding › Chapter (Book) › Research › peer-review