Malaysian Association for the Study of Obesity
The objectives of MASO are:
- To stimulate and facilitate obesity research on its impact, causes, prevention and management.
- To promote improved understanding on obesity among professionals and public.
- To collaborate with the government agencies, other professional organisations, private sectors and international bodies to improve local environment to support healthy lifestyle.
- To lead and drive national effort to reduce, prevent and manage obesity through involvement in policy development.
THE COUNCIL: 2019-2021
|President||: Emeritus Prof. Dr. Mohd Ismail Noor FASc, FIUNS, FNSM
|Vice President||: Prof. Dr. Norimah A. Karim FNSM|
|Secretary||: Dr. Geeta Appannah|
|Hon. Treasurer||: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hazizi Abu Saad FNSM|
|Asst. Hon. Secretary||: Dr. Mohd Razif Shahril|
|MASO Web master||: Mr. Lim Kooi Fong|
|Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mahenderan Appukutty FNSM|
|Assoc. Prof. Dr. Chin Yit Siew|
|Ms. Zaiton Daud|
|Assoc. Prof. Dr. Gan Wan Ying|
|Dr. Denise Koh Choon Lian|
|Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nik Shanita Safii|
|Asst. Prof. Dr. Satvinder Kaur|
Organization Secretariat mailing address:
Malaysian Association for the Study of Obesity (MASO)
c/o School of Healthcare Sciences
Faculty of Health Sciences
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
Jalan Raja Muda Abdul Aziz
50300 Kuala Lumpur
Telephone number : +603 9289 7622
Fax number : +603 2694 1296