Associate Professor Dr Ailin Razali, MBBS. MSc.
Universiti Islam Antarabangsa Malaysia (International Islamic University of Malaysia)
Dr Ailin is currently an Associate Professor at the International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM)’s Kulliyyah of Medicine. She heads the Audiology Unit of the ORL-HNS Department and also runs the Ear and Hearing Clinic of IMSC (IIUM’s Medical Specialist Centre) which includes amongst its service the Hearing Conservation Programme. She obtained her medical degree from University of Malaya in 1995 and worked in the ENT Department for 4 years before joining International Islamic University Malaysia. She was awarded Masters in Audiological Medicine by University of Manchester, United Kingdom in 2003. She is a certified medical impairment assessor with NIOSH, Malaysia and a certified independent medical examiner with the American Board of Independent Medical Examiners and is also an occupational health doctor. Her main interest is in Industrial Audiology, especially in the management and prevention of noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL) and hearing loss from ototoxic chemicals to workers at risk. She has contributed a chapter in the Textbook of Occupational Medicine on the Auditory Disorders, a collaborative work with Professors Rampal and Noor Hassim Ismail. She is now working closely with SOCSO and NIOSH Malaysia on better methodology to compensate and rehabilitate workers with NIHL, including the Return to Work programme.