Monday, 10 July 2017

7:30am - 4:00pm



Plenary 1  (Mahkota II )
Chairperson : Prof Winnie
Role of Dietitians in the Critically Ill – Changing the Status Quo
Emma Ridley (Australia), Chair : Prof. Winnie Chee


Plenary 2 ( Mahkota II)
Chairperson :  Tuan Haji Ridzoni
MNT Guidelines for the Critically Ill in Malaysia : New Insights
Mageswary Lapchmanan (Hospital Selayang), Chair : Tuan Haji Ridzoni


8th Asian Congress of Dietetics, A Hong Kong presentation
10.15am Opening Ceremony (Mahkota II)
10.00 am :  Welcome address by President MDA
10.10 am : Speech and official opening by Ministry of Health Director-General Datuk Dr Noor Hisham
10.20 am : Launch of MDA MNT Guidelines for Critically ill Adults
10.25 am : Presentation of Awards & Fellows
10.45 am : Launch and tour of exhibition by DG and invited guests


Refreshments / Trade Exhibition 
Poster Viewing Session


Symposium 1A - Mahkota II
Translating MDA MNT 2017 Guidelines into Practice

Chair : Mageswary Lapchmanan

Khor Ban Hock (UKM)
Tan Hooi Yen (Sunway Medical Center)
Rosli bin Mohd Sali (HKL)


Symposium 1B - Safir II

Chair : Rozanna M Rosly

  1. 11:00am - 11:30am
    Perioperative Support of Surgical Patients- The Role of Nutrition
    Prof Dato' Dr Kandasamy Palayan ( IMU)
  2. 11:30am - 12:00pm
    Diet Therapy For Inflammatory Bowel Diseases
    (IBS) : The Established & The New
    Mohd Khairul Azuan bin Din (UMMC)


Lunch Symposium  -  Abbott Nutrition

Multidisciplinary Approach in Perioperative Nutritional Care

Dr Luqman Mazlan


Symposium 2A  -  Mahkota II
Home Nutrition Therapy
  1. 2:00pm - 2:30pm
    Bridging Nutrition Therapy Between Hospital & Community.
    Nurul Huda Ibrahim (MOH), Chair : Dr Nik Shanita
  2. 2:30pm - 3:00pm
    Challenges in Managing Nutrition Therapy in Community Setting.
    Mahnon Suria Mokhy (MOH), Chair : Dr Nik Shanita
Symposium 2B – Safir II
Determining energy requirements
  1. 2:00pm - 2:30pm
    Indirect Calorimetry and Predictive Equations in Determining the Nutrition Requirement for the Critically ill Patients”
    Emma Ridley (Australia), Chair : Prof Winnie Chee
  2. 2:30pm - 3:00pm
    Metabolic Determinants Of Resting Energy Expenditure Among Mechanically Ventilated Critically ill Patients In Malaysian Tertiary Hospital: A Preliminary Findings.
    Tah Pei Chien (UMMC), Chair : Prof. Winnie Chee


Workshop 1 – Mahkota II
The Nutric Score
Chairperson : Ms Siti Hawa 

Lee Zheng Yii (MOH);
Ong Shu Hwa (IMU)
Siti Hawa binti Mohd Taib (UMMC)
Nor Hafizatul Huda binti  Abd Razak (Hosp Selayang)
Chong Mei Kee (IJN)


Workshop 2 –  Safir II
Fluid and Electrolytes Management – Relationship with Feeding

Chair : Teong Lee Fang

  1. 3:00pm - 3:30pm
    Fluid & Electrolytes in ICU
    Dr Shanti Rudra Deva (HKL)
  2. 3:30pm - 4:00pm
    Fluid and Electrolytes in CKD
    Dr Esther Tan (Hosp Selayang)


Refreshments / Trade Exhibition 
Poster Viewing Session


Annual General Meeting of the Malaysian Dietitians Association (Safir I)

7:30pm - 10:00pm

Dinner for those who attend the AGM & Invited Speakers (Safir II)


Tuesday, 11 July 2017


Plenary 3  (Mahkota II)
Identifying Malnutrition in Acute and Chronically ill Patients
Assoc Prof. Rebecca Brody, (USA), Chair : Prof. Winnie Chee


Plenary 4 ( Mahkota II)
Enhancing Dietetics with Mobile Technology
Dr Lim Su Lin (Singapore), Chair : Dr Nik Shanita


Refreshments / Trade Exhibition
Poster Viewing Session


Student Case Presentation

Chair : Ng Kar Foo

Dietitian Case Presentation

Chair : Georgen Thye


 Lunch Symposium – Kotra Pharma

Nutritional Issues of Geriatric Hospitalized Elderly

Prof Dr Phillip Poi Jun Hua


Workshop 3:
Nutrition Focused Physical Findings
Assoc Prof. Rebecca Brody (USA)
Prof. Winnie Chee (IMU)
Chen Seong Ting (IMU)

Chair : Dr Zulfitri Daud

Symposium 3A :  Safir II
Feeding the child with difficulties – multidisciplinary approach
  • 2:00pm - 2:30pm
    Facilitating Feeding Development Through Play
    Mazni Mohd (UKM), Chair : Ng Yee Voon
  1. 2:30pm - 3:00pm
    Feeding Group Therapy (FGT)
    Jessica Tharmapal-Dass (Sunway Medical), Chair : Ng Yee Voon


Free Papers ( Mahkota II)

Chair : Mushidah Zakiah

  • 3.00pm-3:15pm
    Abdominal Compartment Syndrome: St. John Hospital, Medical ICU Experience
    Dr Nurul Huda Razali, Malaysia
  • 3:15pm-3:30pm
    Energy/Protein Adequacy and Mortality in Critically Ill Patients Receiving Nutrition Support  Maziun Kamarul Zaman, Malaysia
  • 3:30pm-3:45pm
    Improving percentage of patients receiving enteral nutrition product (ENP) within 24hours of dietitian prescription in selected wards in Hospital Serdang
    Nurliyana Naharuddin, Malaysia
  • 3:45pm-4:00pm
    Effectiveness of Nutritional Therapy Combating Hospital Malnutrition in Indonesia Tertiary Level PICU
    Lora Sri Nofi, Indonesia

Symposium 3B : Safir II
Palliative Nutrition in critical illness

Chair : Ng Yee Voon

  • 3.00pm-3:30pm
    Overview of Palliative Care in Malaysia & Dietitian Role
    Dr Richard Lim Boon Leong (Hosp Selayang)
  • 3:30pm-4:00pm
    Nutrition in Paediatrics Palliative Care
    Dr Lee Ai Chong (Hospice Malaysia)


Prize Giving Ceremony 
  • Best Student Case Study
  • Best Dietitian Case study 
  • Best Student Poster
  • Best Dietitian Poster
Closing remarks


Refreshments & Selamat Pulang!