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Monday 10 July, 2017
07:30 - 16:00
08:30 - 09:15
Plenary 1 (Mahkota II)
Role of Dietitians in Critical illness – Changing the Status Quo
Emma Ridley (Monash University, Australia)
Chairperson: Prof. Dr Winnie Chee
09:15 - 10:00
Plenary 2 (Mahkota II)
MNT Guidelines for Critical Illness for Malaysia : NEW Insights
– Mageswary Lapchmanan (Hospital Selayang)
Chairperson: Tuan Haji Ridzoni Sulaiman
10:00 - 10:15
8th Asian Congress of Dietetics 2018, Hong Kong presentation
10:15 - 11:00
Opening Ceremony (Mahkota II)
11:00 - 11:45
Refreshments / Trade Exhibition
Poster Viewing Session
11:45 - 12:45
Symposium 1A (Mahkota II)
Translating MDA MNT 2017 Guidelines into Practice

Khor Ban Hock (UKM)
Tan Hooi Yen (Sunway Medical Center)
Rosli bin Mohd Sali (HKL)
Chairperson: Mageswary Lapchmanan
Symposium 1B (Safir II)
  • Perioperative Nutrition : Better Outcomes for Upper GI Surgery?
    – Prof Dato’ Dr Kandasamy Palayan (IMU)
  • Diet Therapy For Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBS) : The Established & The New
    – Mohd Khairul Azuan bin Din (UMMC)  
Chairperson: Rozanna M Rosly
12:45 - 14:15
Lunch Symposium  -  Abbott Nutrition
Multidisciplinary Approach in Perioperative Nutritional Care
Dr Luqman Mazlan (UMMC)
14:15 - 15:15
Symposium 2A (Mahkota II)
Home Nutrition Therapy
  • Bridging Nutrition Therapy Between Hospital & Community.
    – Nurul Huda Ibrahim (MOH)
  • Challenges in Managing Nutrition Therapy in Community Setting.
    – Mahnon Suria Mokhy (MOH)
 Chairperson: A/P Dr Nik Shanita Safii
Symposium 2B (Safir II)
Determining energy requirements
  • Indirect Calorimetry and Predictive Equations in Determining the Nutrition Requirement for the Critically ill Patients”
    – Emma Ridley (Monash University, Australia)
  • Metabolic Determinants Of Resting Energy Expenditure Among Mechanically Ventilated Critically ill Patients In Malaysian Tertiary Hospital: A Preliminary Findings.
    – Tah Pei Chien (UMMC)
Chairperson: Dr Zulfitri Azuan Mat Daud
15:15 - 16:15
Workshop 1 (Mahkota II)
The Nutric Score

Lee Zheng Yii (MOH)
– Dr Ong Shu Hwa (IMU)
Siti Hawa binti Mohd Taib (UMMC)
Nor Hafizatul Huda binti  Abd Razak (Hosp Selayang)
 Chairperson: Siti Hawa Mohd Taib
Workshop 2 (Safir II)
Fluid and Electrolytes Management – Relationship with Feeding
  • Fluid & Electrolytes in ICU
    – Dr Shanti Rudra Deva (HKL)
  • Fluid and Electrolytes in CKD
    – Dr Esther Tan (Hosp Selayang)
Chairperson: Teong Lee Fang
16:15 - 16:30
Refreshments / Trade Exhibition 
Poster Viewing Session
16:30 - 19:30
23rd Annual General Meeting of the Malaysian Dietitians’ Association
(Safir I)
19:30 - 22:00
AGM Dinner (Safir II)


Tuesday, 11 July, 2017
08:30 - 09:15
Plenary 3 (Mahkota II)
Identifying Malnutrition in Acute and Chronically ill Patients
– Assoc Prof. Rebecca Brody (Rutgers University, USA)
Chairperson: Prof Dr Winnie Chee
09:15 - 10:00
Plenary 4 (Mahkota II) 
Enhancing Dietetics with Mobile Technology
– Dr Lim Su Lin (NUH, Singapore)
Chairperson: A/P Dr Nik Shanita Safii
10:00 - 10:30
Refreshments/ Trade Exhibition 
Poster Viewing Session
10:30 - 11:30
Student Case Presentation (Makhota II)
1. Nutropenic Diet for Prevention of Infection in BMT- Nor Qubbul Ain Yasin, IIUM 
2. Challenges of Transitional Feeding in Critically Ill Patient with Fecal Peritonitis with Small Bowel Perforations - Lam Kah Yet, UPM 
3. Titrating Protein Need for Infant with Non-ketotic Hyperglycinemia (NKH) - Ooi Jee Cheng, USM 
4. Nutritional Management for a Patient Receiving PEG feeding complicated with diarrhoea and pressure ulcer - Wong Ting Xuan, IMU 
5. Case Study of Nutritional Management of Sepsis 2° to UTI in Elderly - Amy Looi Yee Yee, UniSZA 
6. MNT for Burn - NurulAdila Badrul Zaman, UITM 
7. Enteral nutrition support in malnourished multiple sclerosis patient - You Yee Xing, UKM
Chairperson: Ng Kar Foo
Dietitian Case Presentation
(Safir II)
1. Lesson Learnt from Provision of Nutritional Care for Patient with Cystic Fibrosis in Out Patient Clinic - Jazlina Syahrul, Malaysia
2. Post Pyloric Tube Feeding and Parenteral Nutrition Administration for Post-Operation of Subtotal Gastrectomy - Zety An Nur Hisamudin, Malaysia
3. Nutritional Care Process on Hemorrhagic Stroke Obese Patient in ICU - Ruthy Telaum Banua, Indonesia
4. Case Study:Nutrition Therapy for Chronically Critically Ill Patients - Nor Hafizatul Huda Bt Abdul Razak, Malaysia
5. Dietitianís Role in Implementing ERAS (Enhanced Recovery after Surgery) Protocol: A Case Study - Aishah Zafirah, Malaysia
Chairperson: Georgen Thye
12:30 - 14:00
Lunch Symposium – Kotra Pharma
Nutritional Issues of Geriatric Hospitalized Elderly
Prof Dr Philip Poi Jun Hua (UMSC)
14:00 - 15:00
Workshop 3 (Makhota II)
Nutrition Focused Physical Findings

– Assoc Prof Dr Rebecca Brody (USA)
Prof Dr Winnie Chee (IMU)
– Dr. Chen Seong Ting (IMU)
 Chairperson: Prof Dr Winnie Chee
Symposium 3A (Safir II)
Feeding the child with difficulties – multidisciplinary approach
  • Facilitating Feeding Development Through Play
    – Mazni  Mohd (UKM)
  • Feeding Group Therapy (FGT)
    – Jessica Tharmapal-Dass (Sunway Medical Center)

Chairperson: Ng Yee Voon
15:00 - 16:00
Free Papers (Mahkota II)
  • Abdominal Compartment Syndrome: St. John Hospital, Medical ICU Experience
    – Dr Nurul Huda Razalli, Malaysia
  • Energy/Protein Adequacy and Mortality in Critically Ill Patients Receiving Nutrition Support
    Maziun Kamarul Zaman, Malaysia
  • Improving percentage of patients receiving enteral nutrition product (ENP) within 24hours of dietitian prescription in selected wards in Hospital Serdang
    Nurliyana Naharuddin, Malaysia
  • Effectiveness of Nutritional Therapy Combating Hospital Malnutrition in Indonesia Tertiary Level PICU
    Lora Sri Nofi, Indonesia
Chairperson: Mushidah Zakiah Mohad Akran
Symposium 3B (Safir II)

Palliative Nutrition in critical illness
  • Overview of Palliative Care in Malaysia & Dietitian Role
    – Dr Richard Lim Boon Leong (Hosp Selayang)
  • Nutrition in Paediatrics Palliative Care
    – Dr Lee Ai Chong (Hospice Malaysia)
 Chairperson: Ng Yee Voon
16:00 - 16:30
Prize Giving Ceremony 
  • Malaysian Dietitians’ Day 2016
  • MDA Student Case Study Oral Presentation Competition 2017
  • MDA Student Case Study Poster Competition 2017
  • MDA Dietitian Case Study Oral Presentation Competition 2017
  • MDA Best Research Poster Competition 2017
Closing remarks
Refreshments & Selamat Pulang!