Head Of Department
The Department of Biomedical Sciences was established in 1993/1994 under the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Production. This department became affiliated with the Department of Medical Science and Department of Nutrition and Community Health to establish the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences on 1st August 1996.
The Department of Biomedical Sciences and lecturer rooms are located on the ground floor of Block C and D while laboratories for research and teaching are located in Block A, B and D.
This department consists of five units: Molecular Biology and Bioinformatics, Cell Biology, Physiology, Pharmacology and Toxicology and Biochemistry Units. The units are headed by Heads of Units who oversees teaching and research in their respective units. All lecturers in each unit are PhD qualified and trained in their fields. In the early years of the department, the first Head of Department was Associate Professor Dr. Kassim Hamid before being succeeded by Associate Professor Dr. Patimah Ismail, Professor S. Balabaskaran, Dr. Mohd. Roslan Sulaiman and Professor. Dr. Abdul Manan Mat Jais, Prof. Madya Dr. Sabrina Sukardi and Prof. Madya Dr.Latifah Saiful Yazan.
The Department is now headed by Associate Prof. Dr. Thilakavathy Karruppiah and the Department is fully operational at the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, UPM campus adjacent to Serdang Hospital.
Updated:: 08/08/2019 [sazlina]
Dean's General Office
Level 3, Administration Building,
Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences,
43400 UPM Serdang, Selangor Darul Ehsan.