|Qualifications||BDS (Malaya), MDSc (Leeds), PhD (Bristol)|
|Expertise||Restorative Dentistry, Dental Materials|
|Experience||More than 20 years of teaching Operative Dentistry, Endodontics, Dental Materials and Fixed Prosthodontics in undergraduate and postgraduate programmes|
|Research Interest||Dental Materials, Restorative Dentistry and Dental Education|
|Area of Expertise/ Specialization||
M.I. Abu-Hassan, J.C. Glyn Jones and A. S. Hallsworth. Porosity determination of cast investments by wax-infiltration technique. Journal of Dentistry, 1989, 17 : 195-198.
• M.Z.A. Mohd Sulong, M.I. Abu-Hassan, A.A.A Razak and A. Embong. "The Incidence of Pain After Biomechanical Preparation." A Review of 302 Cases Treated by Dental Student. Singapore Dental Journal, 1996, Vol 21 (1) 31-35.
• M.I. Abu-Hassan, O.A. Abu-Hammad and A. Harrison. Strains and Tensile Stress Distribution in Loaded Disc-shaped Ceramic Specimens. An FEA Study. J Oral Rehabilitation, 1998, 25 : 490-495.
• M.I. Abu-Hassan, O.A. Abu-Hammad and A. Harrison. Stress Distribution Associated with Loaded Ceramic Onlay Restorations with Different Designs of Marginal Preparation. An FEA Study. J Oral Rehab. 2000, 27, 294-298.
• G.Shika, M.I. Abu-Hassan. Effect of surface treatments on the shear bond strength of porcelain. Asian J. Aesthet Dent, 2000, 8, 29-33.
• N.Yunus, AA Rashid, LL Azmi, MI Abu-Hassan. Some flexural properties of a nylon base denture base polymers, Journal of Oral Rehabilitation, 2005, 32, 65-71.
• ZHA Rahim, MI Abu Hassan, Mohamed, N, Azila NMA. Challenges and rewards in establishing Problem-based Learning in A Hybrid Dental curriculum, J. of Medical Education, .2005, 9 (2) 189-196
• NH Mohamed, M Abu Hassan, S Sahabudin. Wear Resistance of Nanofill Restorative Materials After Cyclic Loading; Annual Scientific Meeting of International Association for Dental Research SEA Division 2005. IADR J Dent Res. Abs. IP-069.
• IAA Rahman, N Yunus, MI Abu Hassan. "Hardness and color changes of denture resins after disinfection and long-term water immersion". Journal of Dent Research, Special Issue B, 2006; Vol 85, No 1680.
• Bandar M.A. AL-Makramani, Abdul A.A. Razak, Mohamed I. Abu-Hassan. Evaluation of load at fracture of Procera AllCeram copings using different luting cements, Journal of Prosthodontics, In-press
• M.I. Abu–Hassan. Dental Ceramics : Facts & Evidence, 7th MDA-FDI Scientific Convention, The Legend Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, 9-12 March 2000
• M.I. Abu-Hassan.. The effect of of overglazing of the flexural strength of ceramic Annual Scientific Meeting of Faculty of Odontology, University of Medical Sciences, Ho Chin Minh City, Vietnam, 4-7 April 2000
• M.I. Abu–Hassan. 7th. Singapore International Dental Exhibition & Conference (SIDEC) : Current concept of Minimal Intervention in Restorative Dentistry, Mandarin Hotel, Singapore, 6-9 Julai 2000.
• Yunus N,. Abu-Hassan MI. Surface roughness and water absorption of denture base materials. 2nd Annual Scientific Meeting of Internatioal Association for Dental Research, Malaysian Section & 11th Annual Meeting of SEAADE, 25-26hb. September 2001, The Legend Hotel, Kuala Lumpur.
• R. Abdul-Kadir, MD-Dom TN, Khoo SP, Abu-Hassan, MI, Fathilah AR, H, Yaacob Students’ expectation and perception of difficulty in learning dentistry. 11th South East Asia Association for Dental Education SEAADE Annual Scientific Meeting 2-4 October 2001.
• Abdul-Kadir R, Siar CH, Abu-Hassan MI and Yaacob. H. Student Scientific Confence as an enhancement to quality learning. 12th. South East Asia Association for Dental Education (SEAADE) Annual Scientific Meeting., 26th September 2002.
• Rahim ZHA, Kadir RA, Abu-Hassan MI, Raja Latifah RJ, Yunus N & Mohamed NH. Towards Problem-based (PBL) Teaching in Dentistry – UM experience. 3rd Asia Pacific Conference on Problem-based Learning (PBL) in Health Sciences. PBL: Global Trends in Medical Education, pg. 38. Oct 31-Nov 3-2002 . Taiwan.
• Kadir RA, Abu-Hassan MI. From traditional Teaching to Problem Based Learning : The Malaysian Experience, 3rd. International Symposium on Problem – Based Learning in Dentistry, Adelaide Australia, 19-23rd . January 2003.
• Abu-Hassan, MI, Nasruddin J, Latiffah RJ, Razak IA.. “University Malaya Dental Graduate Competencies : Graduates Perception”, at Dental Education Symposiums, 7-8 July 2004 .
• Razak IA, Raja Latifah, Abu-Hassan, MI, Nasruddin J. University Malaya Dental Graduate Competencies : Employers’ Perception”, at Dental Education Symposiums, 7-8 July 2004 .
• WB, Lim, CK Law, MI Abu-Hassan. Flexural strength of some dental composites, 15th. South East Asia Association for Dental Education SEAADE and 19th. IADR SEA Division Annual Meeting, 3-6th. September 2004, Koh Samui, Thailand.
• Zubaidah HAR, MI Abu Hassan, Mohamed N, Azila NMA and Kardos TB. Challenges and rewards in establisihing problem-based learning. Abstract in the 4th Aisa-pacific Conference on Problem-based Learning in the Health Sciences: PBL in a Changing Global Environment, pg 33, 22-25 Sept, 2004 Manila, Philippines.
• Raja Latifah, Razak IA, , Abu-Hassan, MI, Nasruddin J Dental graduates’ competency in the provision of holistic care, The 36th APACPH Conference, Brisbane, Australia, 3rd December 2004.
• NH Mohamed, M.I. Abu Hassan. Influence of filler size on wear resistance of different composite resins. Expo Penyelidikan, Rekacipta dan Inovasi, 5-7 Mei 2006.
• I. Rahman, N Yunus, M.I Abu-Hassan. .Hardness and colour change of denture base polymers after disinfection, 84th General Session of the Pan-Asian-Pacific Federation, 28th. June – 1st July 2006, Brisbane
• I. L Ali, N Yunus, M.I Abu-Hassan. Flexural properties and hardness of a light-polymerised denture polymer, 84th General Session of the Pan-Asian-Pacific Federation, 28th. June – 1st July 2006, Brisbane
• S Elhadiry, N Yunus, M.I. Abu-Hassan. The effect of glass-fiber reinforcement on the repair strength, 84th General Session of the Pan-Asian-Pacific Federation, 28th. June – 1st July 2006, Brisbane.
• BMA Al-Makramani, AAA Razak and M.I. Abu Hassan. Evaluation of fracture strength of Turkom-Ceramic compared to two all-ceramic systems, 6th. Scientific meeting of IADR (Malaysian Section), 10th. March 2007, Shah Alam.
• "To Medicate or Not" during Malaysian Endodontic Society one-day course at Faculty of Dentistry, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur on the 24th. June 1990.
• "Medication in Root Canal Treatment" during Malaysian Endodontic Society half-day course at Ministry of Health (Dental Division), Menara Dato Onn, P.W.T.C., Kuala Lumpur on the 11th March 1991.
• "Current Concepts in Root Canal Medication" during Malaysian Endodontic Society one-day course at Penang Dental School, Penang, on 1 5th. September 1991.
• "Medication in Root Canal Therapy" during Malaysian Endodontic Society half-day Course to Dental Officers in N. Sembilan at Seremban Main Dental Clinic, on 8th. February 1992.
• "Current Concepts in Tooth Conservation in Conservative Dentistry to Dental Officers in District of Seremban at Seremban, N. Sembilan on the 16th. May 1992.
• "The Practice of Endodontics by Private Practitioners", Malaysian Endodontic Society Third Annual Scientific Meeting at The Hyatt Saujana, Subang, Selangor, on 10-11th August 1991.
• "Current Concepts in Tooth Conservation in Restorative Dentistry" to Dental Officers of Kelantan at Kota Bharu, Kelantan on the 6th. September 1992.
• "The Practice of Endodontics In Malaysia" at Department of Conservative Dentistry, University of Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia on 9th September 1991.
• Facilitator for the Course "Advancement In Conservative Dentistry" at The Penang Dental Training School, Penang from 1st.-3rd. February 1993.
• Current Views in Restorative Dentistry" at The Malaysian Dental Association Meeting in Kuantan, Pahang on the 15th of January 1994.
• Continuos Dental Education in Conservative Dentistry on 7th. May 1995 at the Faculty of Dentistry, University Malaya.
• Assesement Methods for PBL Teaching at Faculty of Dentistry : Dental PBL Workshop, Awana Genting, Pahang, 21-23 April; 2003.
• Update in Restorative Dentistry, 29th May 2003, Hotel Crystal Crown, Johor Bharu. Johor.
• Preventive Dental Treatment, 8th July 2003, Suria Beach Resort, Kota , Kuantan Pahang
• Update on Aesthetic Dentistry, 13th. July 2003, Grand Continental Hotel, K Terengganu.
• Update in Restorative Dentistry, 4th October 2003, Royal Adelphi Hotel, Seremban , Negeri Sembilan
• Competencies expected from UM graduates, 14th. South East Asia Association for Dental Education (SEAADE) Deans Meeting 2003, 22nd September 2003, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
• Aesthetics (Cosmetic Dentistry)" in Berita Colgate, June-September 1992, page 10.
• "Porselin Venir - Senyuman Lebih Berseri" in Mingguan Wanita magazine, October 1992, page 46-47.
• "Putting the shine back in your Teeth", in New Straits Times Newspaper on the 23rd. February 1993 (LifeStyle Column), page 30.
• "Gigi Sihat Senyuman Memikat" in Sihat magazine (Health Magazine), Jan-Feb 1993, page 29-31.
• "Helo Malaysia - Cara Mencantikan Gigi" T.V. programme on 27th. Jun 1993 at 9.00a.m.
• "Selamat Pagi Malaysia - Hari Kesihatan Sedunia" T.V. programme on 7th April 1994 at 8.40a.m
• "Selamat Pagi Malaysia - Rawatan Pergigian" T.V. programme on 14th. April 1994 at 8.40a.m.
• "Selamat Pagi Malaysia - Cara Menggantikan Gigi Yang Hilang" TV. programme on 21st. April 1994 at. 8.40a.m.
• "Selamat Pagi Malaysia - Tips Untuk Menjaga Kesihatan Mulut" T.V. Programme on the 28th. April 1994 at 8.40am.
• Invention submitted to University Malaya (waiting for patent acceptance)
• Best Lecturer for Year IV (1990)
• Best Lecturer for Year II (1991)
• Excellent Service Award (1995, 2001,2002,2003,2004)
• Bronze Medal for University Malaya Research Expo (2006)
• IADR (Malaysian Section) 6th. Annual scientific Meeting, 2007 Travel Award Winner.