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Assoc Prof Dr Sidiah ak John Siop  

Academic Post : DS54
Date Joining UNIMAS : 1st October 1997
Qualifications : PhD in Gerontology (UPM), MHSc (Hons), Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand, BHSc Nursing, University of Western Sydney, Nepean Australia
Citizen : Malaysian
Appointment Status : Permanent
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Telephone : 082-581000 ext:5511



Working Experiences

  • Served in several Health Districts and in the Sarawak State Health
  • Department’s Tuberculosis Control Programme prior joining UNIMAS


Current Academic Responsibility

  • Year Coordinator, Course Coordinator, Faculty’s Research Committee


Research Interests and Projects

  • Older people (disability, health needs, quality of life)


  • Siop, S. (2003). Health needs of the older people in a semi-urban village in Malaysia. Kota Samarahan: Universiti Malaysia Sarawak
  • Siop, S.,Verbrugge, L. M., & Tengku Aizan, T.A.H. (2008). Disability and Quality of life Among Older Malaysians. In Population association of America 2008 Annual Meeting Final Program and Abstract. Sheraton New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Siop, S.,Verbrugge, L. M., & Tengku Aizan, T.A.H. (2008). Disability and Quality of life among Older Malaysians. Available at paa2008.princeton.edu/download.aspx?submissionld=80962


Involvement in Professional Organization

  • Malaysian Nurses Association

Participation in Continuing Education and Services


  • Health Screening Activities

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