Full programme to TBA!

Plenary speakers:

● Prof Dr. Ying-Jan Wang
President of Toxicology Society of Taiwan/Distinguished Professor,
Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan

● Dr. Salmaan H. Inayat-Hussain
Head Environment, Social Performance and Product Stewardship, Group Health, Safety and Environment,
Petroliam Nasional Berhad (PETRONAS)

Tentative Scientific Program

13th November 2024

8.30 am - 8.50 am


8.50 am – 9.00 am

Opening Remarks by MyCOT Chairperson

9.00 am – 10.00 am

Plenary 1 : Prof Dr Charles Wang (NCKU Taiwan)


The rise of alternative methods in toxicology


Chairperson : AP Dr Razinah Sharif (UKM Malaysia)

10.00 am – 10.30 am

Opening Ceremony

10.30 am - 11.00 am


11.00 am – 12.30 pm

Environmental Toxicology


Chairperson: Dr A’edah Abu Bakar (Petronas)


  1. Dr Aedah Abu Bakar (Petronas)


  1. Dr. Mohd Yusmaidie Aziz (Universiti Sains Malaysia)

Breaking the Silence: Exposing the Presence and Pervasiveness of PFAS in Malaysia

  1. TBA

Emerging Issues in Toxicology


Chairperson: Dr Zulkhairul Naim Sidek Ahmad (Universiti Malaysia Sabah)


  1. Dr Zulkhairul Naim Sidek Ahmad (Universiti Malaysia Sabah)


  1. TBA


  1. TBA




12.30 pm – 2.00 pm

Lunch Break/Poster Session/Judging Session

2.00 pm – 3.30 pm

Regulatory Toxicology


Chairperson: Dr Chan Kok Meng (Petronas)


1.Dr Lenny Kamilia (Shell, Netherlands)


New hazard classes under the EU CLP: endocrine disruption


2. DOSH - Hazlina Yon


Regulatory Toxicology in Chemicals Health Risk Assessment


3. TBA


Natural Product Toxicology


Chairperson: Dr Hussin Mohammad (NIH Malaysia)


  1. Dr Hussin Mohammad (NIH Malaysia)
  2. Prof Dr. Songsak Srianujata (Thailand Society of Toxicology)

Regulatory Framework of Natural Product: Herbal Health Products

  1. Dr Salfarina Ramli (UiTM Malaysia)

3.30 pm – 5.00 pm

Risk Assessment


Chairperson: Dr Rozaini Abdullah (UPM, Malaysia)


  1. Dr Maryam Zare Jeddi (Shell, Netherlands)

A deep dive into exposure science: leveraging biomonitoring for robust risk assessments


  1. Dr Rozaini Abdullah (UPM, Malaysia)
  2. Dr. Khoo Kheng Meng (Head of Regulatory, South Asia, Arxada Singapore)

Risk assessment in cosmetics industry

Young Investigator Oral Session










14th November 2024

8.30 am - 8.50 am


8.50 am – 9.00 am

Welcome Note and Summary of Day 1

9.00 am – 10.00 am

Plenary 2: Dr Salmaan Inayat-Hussain (Petronas)


Life Cycle Analysis


Chairperson : Dr Rozaini Abdullah (UPM, Malaysia)

10.00 am – 11.00 am

Break/Poster Session/Judging Session

10.30 am – 12.30 pm

Quick Updates in Toxicology


Chairperson: Dr Suhaili Shamsi (UPM Malaysia)












Chairperson: Dr Siew Ee Ling


  1. Dr Chan Kok Meng (Molecular carcinogenesis)


  1. Dr Jiri Javadil (IARC WHO Lyon, France)


  1. TBA

12.30 pm – 2.00 pm

Lunch Break/Poster Session/Judging Session/Luncheon Talk by Industry Symposia

2.00 pm – 3.30 pm

Food Toxicology


Chairperson: AP Dr Razinah Sharif (UKM, Malaysia)


  1. Dr Normala A Latip

(UITM Malaysia)



  1. AP Dr Razinah Sharif (UKM)


Dietary pattern and Colon Cancer Adenoma


  1. Teoh Keng Ngee (Ajinomoto Europe)


        Safety assessment    

        of MSG in Europe


Target Organ Toxicity


Chairperson: Dr Redzuan Nul Hakim (IIUM)


  1. Dr Redzuan Nul Hakim - IIUM


  1. Dr Lee Wing Hin - RMCP Malaysia


  1. Dr Tsutomu Takahashi (Tokyo University of Pharmacy and Life Sciences, Japan)


 Arsenic and arsenate toxicity including molecular mechanism of those metals




3.30 pm – 4.30 pm

Forum: Updates from Toxicology Association



Moderator: AP Dr Razinah Sharif (UKM Malaysia)


  1. Taiwan Society of Toxicology (Prof Dr Charles Wang)
  2. Malaysian Society of Toxicology (Dr Rozaini Abdullah)
  3. Thailand Society of Toxicology (Dr Songsak Srianujata)
  4. Japan Society of Toxicology (Dr Tsutomu Takahashi)

4.30 pm – 5.00 pm

Prize Giving Ceremony

Closing Remarks by MySOT President