CENTER FOR REHABILITATION & SPECIAL NEEDS STUDIES (iCaRehab)

INTRODUCTION

  • Center for Rehabilitation and Special Needs Studies (ICaRehab)  focused on understanding and related recovery functionality of human life from the perspective of rehabilitation, rehabilitation technology and assistance, health sciences and psychosocial disabilities and special needs.
  • Carried out rehabilitation research includes rehabilitation, compensatory approaches, and life transformations to enable an individual to achieve the highest level of self-reliance and optimal quality of life in the community.


iCaRehab VISION

To be the center of excellence in rehabilitation and specialty research in the Southeast Asian region.

iCaRehab MISSION

to globalize the interdisciplinary research in the rehabilitation field with national mold to empowerment individuals with special needs toward quality living

 

RESEARCH DIRECTION

Interdisciplinary rehabilitation research and innovations for the population and individuals with special needs towards increasing levels of independence and quality of life.


–  iCaRehab RESEARCH AREA – 

Human Body Function (ageing and spine, cardio rehab, pulmonary rehab, pediatric physiotherapy, vocational rehab, hand therapy, stroke, orientation & mobility, balance, and vestibular/ postural stability)

Cognitive and psychosocial impairment (Psychotherapy; Clinical Psychology; Psychosexuality; Psychosocial and cultural aspects of psychological disorders, developmental disorders, and disabilities; Cognitive impairment in older adults; cognitive neurology/ neuroscience)

Hearing assertive technology (Hearing aids, cochlear implant, FM system)

Disability and special needs ( Learning Disability/Sensory Integration, Auditory Processing Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Parkinson’s Disease, Clinical Nutrition, Diet Optimization and Diet for Special Needs, Hearing impairment (pediatric audiology, adults aural rehab, geriatric), Vision impairment (low vision impairment and rehab, binocular vision), Speech-language impairment (child language disorders; language and cognition, AAC; cleft lip & palate, multilingualism, stuttering, clinical linguistics), Swallowing disorder


– iCaRehab RESEARCH GROUP –

 

 

 

Group members of Participation and disability please click here

 

 

 

 

 

 

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ICaRehab ADMINISTRATION

    Chair 

   Image result for icon researcher Assoc. Prof. Dr. Cila Umat    Image result for email cila@ukm.edu.my         Image result for phone icon  +603-9289 5035


Sharanjeet Kaur Malkeet Singh

 

   Deputy Chair/ Postgraduate Coordinator 

   Image result for icon researcher Prof. Sharanjeet Kaur Malkeet Singh    Image result for email sharanjeet@ukm.edu.my       Image result for phone icon  +603-9289 7480


 

Muhammad Hafifi Sulaiman

Administrative assistant (Secretary)

   Image result for icon researcher Mr. Muhammad Hafifi Sulaiman    Image result for email hafifi@ukm.edu.my         Image result for phone icon  +603-9289 7263


 

Research Officer

   Image result for icon researcher Ms. Nur Faizah Abu Bakar   Image result for email nurfaizah@ukm.edu.my       Image result for phone icon +603-9289 7934


Science Officer

   Image result for icon researcher Mrs Nor Ayuslinawati Che Sidik    Image result for email norayus@ukm.edu.my         Image result for phone icon  +603-9289 7219


Amalina Syazana Adnan

Science Officer

   Image result for icon researcher Mrs Amalina Syazana Adnan    Image result for email amalinasyazana@ukm.edu.my         Image result for phone icon  +603-9289 5039


 

Medical laboratory technologist

   Image result for icon researcher Mrs Noraini Abdullah   Image result for email norry_ane@yahoo.com         Image result for phone icon  +603-9289 5040


Nor’ Ashikin Nordin

Medical laboratory technologist

   Image result for icon researcher Mrs Nor ‘Ashikin Nordin   Image result for email norashikin@ukm.edu.my       Image result for phone icon  +603-9289 5040

Assistant science officer

   Image result for icon researcher Mrs Khairunnisa Zaidan    Image result for email nisazaidan@ukm.edu.my         Image result for phone icon  +603-9289 7219


Murhaini Muid

Assistant science officer

   Image result for icon researcher Mrs Muhaini Muid    Image result for email haini269@ukm.edu.my         Image result for phone icon  +603-9289 5039


 

Mohammad Nur Fahimi Mohammad Yusop

Operations Assistant

   Image result for icon researcher Mr Mohammad Nur Fahimi Mohammad Yusop   Image result for email emybabafiya@ukm.edu.my       Image result for phone icon +603-9289 7263


Contact us

Center for Rehabilitation and Special Needs Studies (ICaRehab)
Level G, Blok E,
Faculty of Health Sciences,
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur Campus,
Jalan Raja Muda Abdul Aziz,
50300 Kuala Lumpur

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