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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)
  • Development And Effectiveness Of Healthy Eating And Lifestyle Programme (help) On Nutrition Knowledge, Food Safety Knowledge And Nutritional Status Parameters Of Students At Institutes Of Higher Learning (pilot Study In Ums Kk, Campus)

    (06/05/2019 - 05/05/2021)
  • Bmi Screening In Sekolah Kebangsaan Pulau Mantanani: Helpful?

    (01/05/2019 - 01/05/2020)
  • Bmi Screening In Sekolah Kebangsaan Pulau Mantanani: Helpful?

    (01/05/2019 - 01/05/2020)
  • Bmi Screening In Sekolah Kebangsaan Pulau Mantanani: Helpful?

    (01/05/2019 - 01/05/2020)
  • Bmi Screening In Sekolah Kebangsaan Pulau Mantanani: Helpful?

    (01/05/2019 - 01/05/2020)
  • Bmi Screening In Sekolah Kebangsaan Pulau Mantanani: Helpful?

    (01/05/2019 - 01/05/2020)
  • Bmi Screening In Sekolah Kebangsaan Pulau Mantanani: Helpful?

    (01/05/2019 - 01/05/2020)
  • 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

  • NON-COMMUNICABLE DISEASES AMONG LOW INCOME ADULTS IN RURAL COASTAL COMMUNITIES IN EASTERN SABAH, MALAYSIA
    Journal Name: BMC Public Health
    Author Type: Corresponding Author
    Authors: Hazriani Harris, Yasmin B.H. Ooi, Jau-Shya Lee, Patricia Matanjun
    Year published: 2019
    Volume: 19
    Issue: Suppl 4
    Page Number: 554

  • 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
    Volume: 17
    Issue: 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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