Dr Kingston Rajiah, PhD -Pharmacy - International Medical University - Lecturer

Dr Kingston Rajiah

PhD -Pharmacy

International Medical University

Lecturer

Bukit Jalil, Kuala Lumpur | Malaysia

Main Specialties: Emergency Medicine, Infectious Disease, Medical Humanities, Preventive Medicine, Public Health

Additional Specialties: Pharmacy Practice

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Dr Kingston Rajiah, PhD -Pharmacy - International Medical University - Lecturer

Dr Kingston Rajiah

PhD -Pharmacy

Introduction

An academic pharmacist whose research interests span on community pharmacy, social pharmacy, patient-centered care, public health and pharmacy education. Under these themes, he is expertise in qualitative and quantitative methods. Much of his work has been on understanding perceptions and behaviours of patients, general public, healthcare professionals and pharmacy students mainly through the application of focused group discussions, in depth interviews, survey questionnaire, statistics, and evaluation. He has explored the implications of epidemic infections and how healthcare professionals respond to them during emergencies. He is also investigating the implications of pharmacist's workforce for the design of scalable and effective pharmaceutical care. In addition he has made contributions in technology enhanced learning and education research and he has examined the impact of them among pharmacy and healthcare students. In the pharmacy practice research, he has focused on the analysis of social and economical determinants to provide quality outcome for the beneficiaries.

Primary Affiliation: International Medical University - Bukit Jalil, Kuala Lumpur , Malaysia

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Education

May 2019
Shri Jagdishprasad Jhabarmal Tibrewala University
PhD-Pharmacy
Jun 2005 - Mar 2007
KMCH College of Pharmacy
Master of Pharmacy in Pharmacy Practice
Jun 2000 - Sep 2004
SA Raja Pharmacy College
Bachelor of Pharmacy

Experience

Sep 2010 - Jul 2019
International Medical University
Lecturer III
Apr 2007 - Aug 2010
Mallige College of Pharmacy
Lecturer

Publications

25Publications

303Reads

10Profile Views

The Effect of Demographic and Social Factors on the Decision-Making of Community Pharmacists in Ethical Dilemmas.

J Res Pharm Pract 2019 Jul-Sep;8(3):174-177. Epub 2019 Oct 16.

Department of Pharmacy Practice, Adichunchanagiri College of Pharmacy, Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/jrpp.JRPP_19_15DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6830021PMC
October 2019

Zika Outbreak Emergency Preparedness and Response of Malaysian Private Healthcare Professionals: Are They Ready?

Microorganisms 2019 Mar 19;7(3). Epub 2019 Mar 19.

Department of Pharmacy, School of Pharmacy, International Medical University, Kuala Lumpur 57000, Malaysia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/microorganisms7030087DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6462960PMC
March 2019
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Quality of Life and Caregivers' Burden of Parkinson's Disease.

Neuroepidemiology 2017 21;48(3-4):131-137. Epub 2017 Jul 21.

Department of Pharmacy Practice, School of Pharmacy, International Medical University, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1159/000479031DOI Listing
May 2018
6 Reads
2.558 Impact Factor

Attitudes and Readiness of Students of Healthcare Professions towards Interprofessional Learning.

PLoS One 2017 6;12(1):e0168863. Epub 2017 Jan 6.

Department of Pharmacy Practice, School of Pharmacy, International Medical University, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0168863PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5217964PMC
August 2017
8 Reads
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Knowledge about Human Papillomavirus and Cervical Cancer: Predictors of HPV Vaccination among Dental Students

Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 2017 06 25;18(6):1573-1579. Epub 2017 Jun 25.

Department of Pharmacy Practice, School of Pharmacy, International Medical University, Kuala Lumpur, 57000, Malaysia. Email:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/APJCP.2017.18.6.1573DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6373794PMC
June 2017
15 Reads
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Pharmacy students' anxiety towards research during their undergraduate degree; How to reduce it?

PLoS One 2017 18;12(4):e0176095. Epub 2017 Apr 18.

BPharm (Hons.,) graduate, School of Pharmacy, International Medical University, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5395221PMC
May 2017
8 Reads
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Cervical Cancer Prevention in Malaysia: Knowledge and Attitude of Undergraduate Pharmacy Students Towards Human Papillomavirus Infection, Screening and Vaccination in Malaysia.

J Cancer Educ 2017 03;32(1):166-174

Department of Pharmacy Practice, School of Pharmacy, International Medical University, 57000, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s13187-015-0957-2DOI Listing
March 2017
16 Reads
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Ebola: Emergency preparedness and perceived response of Malaysian health care providers.

Am J Infect Control 2016 12 4;44(12):1720-1722. Epub 2016 Aug 4.

Department of Pharmacy, School of Pharmacy, International Medical University, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajic.2016.05.019DOI Listing
December 2016
4 Reads
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Pharmacy students' knowledge and perceptions about adverse drug reactions reporting and pharmacovigilance.

Saudi Pharm J 2016 Sep 23;24(5):600-604. Epub 2015 Mar 23.

Department of Pharmacy Practice, School of Pharmacy, International Medical University, Kuala Lumpur 57000, Malaysia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jsps.2015.03.021DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5059826PMC
September 2016
3 Reads
1.000 Impact Factor

Evaluation of patient safety culture among Malaysian retail pharmacists: results of a self-reported survey.

Patient Prefer Adherence 2016 25;10:1317-25. Epub 2016 Jul 25.

School of Pharmacy, International Medical University, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2147/PPA.S111537DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4966676PMC
August 2016
101 Reads
1.491 Impact Factor

Knowledge of Human Papillomavirus Infection, Cervical Cancer and Willingness to pay for Cervical Cancer Vaccination among Ethnically Diverse Medical Students in Malaysia.

Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 2015 ;16(14):5733-9

Department of Pharmacy Practice, School of Pharmacy International Medical University, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia E-mail :

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June 2016
21 Reads
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Evaluation of the understanding of antibiotic resistance among Malaysian pharmacy students at public universities: an exploratory study.

J Infect Public Health 2015 May-Jun;8(3):266-73. Epub 2014 Dec 16.

Department of Pharmacy Practice, College of Pharmacy, International Islamic University, Jalan Sultan Ahmad Shah, 25200 Kuantan, Pahang, Malaysia. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jiph.2014.11.003DOI Listing
January 2016
4 Reads

Awareness and acceptance of human papillomavirus vaccination among health sciences students in Malaysia.

Virusdisease 2015 Dec 19;26(4):297-303. Epub 2015 Nov 19.

Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, School of Health Sciences, International Medical University, 57000 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s13337-015-0287-3DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4663703PMC
December 2015
32 Reads

Prevalence and Current Approaches of Ebola Virus Disease in ASEAN Countries.

J Clin Diagn Res 2015 Sep 1;9(9):LE01-6. Epub 2015 Sep 1.

Pharmacy Student, Department of Pharmacy Practice, International Medical University , Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia .

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http://dx.doi.org/10.7860/JCDR/2015/13364.6429DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4606258PMC
September 2015
10 Reads

Standard setting in OSCEs: a borderline approach.

Clin Teach 2014 Dec;11(7):551-6

Department of Pharmacy Practice, International Medical University, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/tct.12213DOI Listing
December 2014
2 Reads

An assessment of pharmacy students' knowledge, attitude, and practice toward oral health: An exploratory study.

J Int Soc Prev Community Dent 2014 Nov;4(Suppl 1):S56-62

Department of Dentistry, School of Dentistry, International Medical University, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/2231-0762.144601DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4247553PMC
November 2014

The effectiveness of psychoeducation and systematic desensitization to reduce test anxiety among first-year pharmacy students.

Am J Pharm Educ 2014 Nov;78(9):163

Department of Psychology, School of Health Sciences, International Medical University, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5688/ajpe789163DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4269370PMC
November 2014
1 Read
1.188 Impact Factor

Study of drug utilization pattern for acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in patients attending a government hospital in kerala, India.

J Family Med Prim Care 2014 Jul;3(3):250-4

Department of Pharmacy Practice, Faculty of Pharmacy, College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Trivandrum Medical College, Trivandrum, Kerala, India.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4209682PMC
July 2014
2 Reads

A randomized control study of psychological intervention to reduce anxiety, amotivation and psychological distress among medical students.

J Res Med Sci 2014 May;19(5):391-7

Department of Pharmacy, International Medical University, 57000 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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May 2014
1 Read
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Consumer's Perception on Design and Layout of Consumer Medical Information Leaflets on Obesity and Lipid Lowering Drugs.

J Clin Diagn Res 2013 Dec 15;7(12):2800-2. Epub 2013 Dec 15.

Bharat Institute of Technology, School of Pharmacy , Meerut-250001, UP, India .

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http://dx.doi.org/10.7860/JCDR/2013/6468.3762DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3919273PMC
December 2013
37 Reads

A clinical study on glucosamine sulfate versus combination of glucosamine sulfate and NSAIDs in mild to moderate knee osteoarthritis.

ScientificWorldJournal 2012 1;2012:902676. Epub 2012 Apr 1.

Department of Pharmacy Practice, Chalapathi Institute of Pharmaceutical Sicences, Guntur-522034, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1100/2012/902676DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3346693PMC
September 2012
10 Reads
1.219 Impact Factor

Bulimia nervosa and its relation to voice changes in young adults: A simple review of epidemiology, complications, diagnostic criteria and management.

J Res Med Sci 2012 Jul;17(7):689-93

Department of Pharmacy Practice, International Medical University, Bukit Jalil, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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July 2012
6 Reads
0.608 Impact Factor

Top co-authors

Mari Kannan Maharajan
Mari Kannan Maharajan

International Medical University

11
Suresh Kumar
Suresh Kumar

Universiti Putra Malaysia

4
Elizabeth M Mathew
Elizabeth M Mathew

Chalapathi Institute of Pharmaceutical Sicences

3
Sajesh Kalkandi Veettil
Sajesh Kalkandi Veettil

College of Pharmaceutical Sciences

3
Coumaravelou Saravanan
Coumaravelou Saravanan

International Medical University

2
Chow Jun Ving
Chow Jun Ving

School of Dentistry

1
Rajiah Kingston
Rajiah Kingston

International Medical University

1
Shazia Qasim Jamshed
Shazia Qasim Jamshed

International Islamic University Malaysia

1