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Profile, Memberships & Teaching

YASMIN OOI BENG HOUI ( DR. )
Faculty Of Food Science And Nutrition (FSMP)
Universiti Malaysia Sabah
Phone Extension #
8572
E-mail Address
ym.ude.smu@nimsay
Nationality
Malaysia

Academic Qualifications

University Of London, UK

Ph.D

31-12-2006
Universiti Malaysia Sabah

Sarjana Muda

09-09-2000

Areas of Expertise

Areas of Expertise:

  • Medical And Health Sciences - Nutrition (clinical And Public Health Research)

    Nutrition Promotion And Education

  • Medical And Health Sciences - Nutrition (clinical And Public Health Research)

    Nutritional Databases

Research:

  • The Anti-obesity Potential Of Sabah Tropical Seaweeds Using In Vitro And In Vivo Animal Model

    (08/01/2011 - 31/07/2014)
  • Climate Change In Malaysia: Assessment Of Sensivity And Vulnerability For Food Security

    (01/01/2010 - 01/01/2012)
  • Effect Of Sabah Seaweeds Mixture Intake On Plasma Lipid And Antioxidant Profiles In Hypercholesterolaemic Rats

    (10/01/2010 - 30/09/2012)
  • Lactose Phlorizin Persistence And Its Genetic Basis

    (01/11/2010 - 13/04/2013)
  • Relationships Between Dietary Folate Intake, Hyperhomocysteinemia With Underlying C677t Polymorphism And Cardiovascular Disease In Elderly People Of Kota Kinabalu, Sabah

    (01/01/2011 - 31/12/2012)
  • Effectiveness Of Prebiotic And Probiotic With Or Without Dietary Fibre On The Lowering Of Cholesterol Level And Improvement Of Full Lipid Profile.

    (10/01/2013 - 30/06/2016)
  • Traditional Food Among The Dusun: Preserving Cultural Identity, Generating Commercial Values And Analyzing Nutrition Information

    (01/01/2018 - 31/01/2020)
  • Development Of Functional Foods From Selected Seaweeds Of Sabah

    (01/05/2012 - 01/04/2014)
  • Promoting Sustainable Livelihoods And Food Habit Practices Among Semporna Coastal Community

    (01/05/2012 - 31/10/2014)
  • The Impact Of Food Neo-phobia And Ethnocentrism On The Acceptance Of Sabah Traditional Ethnic Food

    (01/09/2015 - 31/03/2018)
  • Nutrient Composition Of Traditional Foods, Geo-culturally Based Taste Preference And Their Relationship With Health Status In Sabah

    (01/11/2007 - 30/04/2010)
  • Study Of Antioxidant And Anticancer Activities Of Sabah Seaweeds Extracts

    (04/01/2014 - 30/09/2015)
  • The Effectiveness Of Spray Dried Probiotoic Bacteria Kept In Room Temperature In Managing Cholesterol Level (an In Vitro Study)

    (01/05/2016 - 31/10/2017)

Supervision:

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Consultation:

  • Nutritionist

    Company: FREE CONSULTATION FOR UMS
    Role: NUTRITION COUNSELLING BY APPOINTMENT AT POLIKLINIK UMS, KINGFISHER.
  • Jawatankuasa Tetap Kumpulan Kerja Teknikal (kkt) Garis Panduan Pemakanan

    Company: MINISTRY OF HEALTH
    Role: COMMITTEE MEMBER
  • Jawatankuasa Penulisan Garis Panduan Pemakanan Vegetarian Malaysia

    Company: MINISTRY OF HEALTH
    Role: COMMITTEE MEMBER AND AUTHOR
  • Jawatankuasa Kumpulan Kerja Teknikal Malaysian Food Composition Databse

    Company: MINISTRY OF HEALTH
    Role: COMMITTEE MEMBER
  • Jawatankuasa Teknikal Ad Hoc Vitamin Dan Mineral Berkaitan Dengan Peraturan-peraturan Makanan 1985.

    Company: MINISTRY OF HEALTH
    Role: COMMITTEE MEMBER
  • Malaysian Dietary Guidelines For Children And Adolescents

    Company: MINISTRY OF HEALTH
    Role: AUTHORING PANEL (PANEL PENULIS)
  • Malaysian Dietary Guidelines 2010

    Company: MINISTRY OF HEALTH
    Role: COMMITTEE MEMBER AND AUTHOR

Publication

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Journal

  • FOOD SAFETY CONCERNS INFLUENCE NEOPHOBIC RESPONSE TOWARDS KADAZANDUSUN TRADITIONAL FOOD IN DOMESTIC TOURISTS
    Journal Name: Journal of Tourism, Hospitality and Environment Management
    Author Type: Collaborative Author
    Authors: Dg Khairunisa Ahmad Sapawi
    Year published: 2019
    Volume: 4
    Issue: 13
    Page Number: 34-58

  • EFFECT OF TYPE OF PROTEIN-BASED MICROCAPSULES AND STORAGE AT VARIOUS AMBIENT TEMPERATURES ON THE SURVIVAL AND HEAT TOLERANCE OF SPRAY DRIED LACTOBACILLUS ACIDOPHILUS.
    Journal Name: Journal of Food Science
    Author Type: Collaborative Author
    Authors: Dianawati Dianawati, Lim Seng Feng, Yasmin Beng Houi Ooi, Nagendra P. Shah
    Year published: 2017
    Volume: 82
    Issue: 9
    Page Number: 2134-2142

  • EVALUATION OF ANTIOXIDANT ACTIVITIES IN RELATION TO TOTAL PHENOLICS AND FLAVONOIDS CONTENT OF SELECTED MALAYSIAN WILD EDIBLE PLANTS BY MULTIVARIATE ANALYSIS
    Journal Name: International Journal of Food Properties
    Author Type: Collaborative Author
    Authors: Wong JY, Matanjun P, Ooi YBH, Chia KF
    Year published: 2014
    Issue: 17(8)
    Page Number: 1763-1778

  • ANTI-OBESITY PROPERTY OF THE BROWN SEAWEED, SARGASSUM POLYCYSTUM USING AN IN VIVO ANIMAL MODEL.
    Journal Name: Journal of Applied Phycology
    Author Type: Collaborative Author
    Authors: Awang AN, Ng JL, Matanjun P, Sulaiman MR, Tan TS, Ooi YBH
    Year published: 2014
    Issue: 26
    Page Number: 1043-1048

  • CHARACTERIZATION OF PHENOLIC COMPOUNDS, CAROTENOIDS, VITAMINS AND ANTIOXIDANT ACTIVITIES OF SELECTED MALAYSIAN WILD EDIBLE PLANTS.
    Journal Name: International Journal of Food Sciences and Nutrition
    Author Type: Collaborative Author
    Authors: Wong JY, Matanjun P, Ooi YBH, Chia KF
    Year published: 2014
    Issue: 64(5)
    Page Number: 621-631

  • EFFECT OF SEAWEED MIXTURE INTAKE ON PLASMA LIPID AND ANTIOXIDANT PROFILE OF HYPERCHOLESTEROLAEMIC RATS
    Journal Name: Journal of Applied Phycology
    Author Type: First Author
    Authors: Dousip A, Matanjun P, Sulaiman MR, Tan TS, Ooi YBH, Lim TP
    Year published: 2014
    Issue: 26
    Page Number: 999-1008

 

Proceeding

  • THE CONCERNS ON FOOD SAFETY INFLUENCES DOMESTIC TOURISTS' FOOD NEOPHOBIA TOWARD KADAZANDUSUN TRADITIONAL FOOD,INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON TOURISM, BUSINESS AND TECHNOLOGY (ICTBT 2018),08 DEC 2018-09 DEC 2018,TABUNG HAJI HOTEL, KOTA KINABALU, SABAH
    Start: Dec 8th, 2018
    End: Dec 9th, 2018
    Venue: Tabung Haji Hotel, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah

  • PUBLIC PERCEPTION OF NUTRITION PROBLEMS.,INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE OF FOOD SCIENCE AND NUTRITION,25 OCT 2017-26 OCT 2017,SUTERA HARBOUR, KOTA KINABALU, SABAH, MALAYSIA
    Start: Oct 25th, 2017
    End: Oct 26th, 2017
    Venue: Sutera Harbour, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia

  • SABAH GASTROTOURISM: DOMESTIC TOURISTS' ETHNOCENTRISM AND FOOD NEOPHOBIA LEVELS ON THE ACCEPTANCE OF TRADITIONAL KADAZANDUSUN FOOD,INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM OF SOCIAL SCIENCES AND MANAGEMENT,19 JAN 2017-21 JAN 2017,SAPPORO CONVENTION CENTER, HOKKAIDO, JAPAN
    Start: Jan 19th, 2017
    End: Jan 21st, 2017
    Venue: Sapporo Convention Center, Hokkaido, Japan

  • THE STUDY OF MOLECULAR BASIS OF LACTOSE INTOLERANCE IN SABAH,HUMAN GENOME MEETING 2013,13 APR 2013-18 APR 2013,SINGAPORE
    Start: Apr 13th, 2013
    End: Apr 18th, 2013
    Venue: Singapore

  • GENOTYPE TESTING OF SNPS ASSOCIATED WITH LACTOSE TOLERANCE IN MALAYSIAN,INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES,13 APR 2013-18 APR 2013,KELANTAN
    Start: Apr 13th, 2013
    End: Apr 18th, 2013
    Venue: Kelantan

  • UNDER-REPORTING OF ENERGY INTAKE FROM VARIOUS DIETARY ASSESSMENT METHODS: A PRELIMINARY STUDY OF MALAYSIAN DIETARY DATA.,NULL,-,
    Start: N/A
    End: N/A

 

Books

  • RNI. RECOMMENDED NUTRIENT INTAKES FOR MALAYSIA. A REPORT OF THE TECHNICAL WORKING GROUP ON NUTRITIONAL GUIDELINES.
    Publisher: National Coordinating Committee on Food and Nutrition, Ministry of Health Malaysia
    Year: 2017
    ISBN: 978-967-12050-4-4

 

General Publication

  • ACUTE EFFECT OF AJWA AND JEWEL DATES ON POSTPRANDIAL BLOOD GLUCOSE IN HEALTHY SUBJECTS (IN BOOK OF ABSTRACTS, INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON FOOD SCIENCE AND NUTRITION 2017, 25-26 OCTOBER 2017)
    Author(s): Ramlah George
    Publisher: UMS
    Year: 2017
    ISBN: tiada ISSN

 
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