Personal Information
Rekaya Vincent Balang

Department of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Malaysia, Sarawak (UNIMAS), Kota Samarahan, Sarawak, Malaysia

Rekaya Vincent Balang
Educations
From 08/2006 to 08/2007, Master in Nursing , Australia
From 10/1998 to 10/2001, Bachelor of Science (Hons.) in Nursing , Malaysia
From 10/2009 to 10/2010, Post Grad Diploma in Teaching and Diploma , Malaysia
Work Experiences
From 06/2001 to 01/2003, Pre Operative Nurse , Universiti Malaysia Sarawak
From 01/2003 to 08/2006, Community Mental Health Nurse , Universiti Malaysia Sarawak
From 08/2007 to present, Lecturer , Universiti Malaysia Sarawak
Projects
From 1/2012 to 1/2013, Undergraduate nursing students’ perceptions on their clinical learning environment. , UNIMAS research grant (SGS)01(S93)850/2012(06)- Research Leader
From 1/2011 to 1/2012, Quality Life of people with mental illness who lives in the community in Sarawak , UNIMAS research grant (SGS)01(S79)/815/2011 (13)- research member
From 1/2011 to 1/2013, Lifetime Prevalence of Trauma Exposure and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Symptoms within Communities: A preliminary Study Among Adolescents From Four Major Ethnicities in Sarawak , Grant from The National Centre for Psychotraumalogy, University of Southern Denmark - research member
From 1/2011 to 1/2013, Constructing Prevention Framework about Pandemic Influenza Outbreak for Rural Communities , FRGS/085(32)/804/2011(73) -research member
Speciality
Mental Health Nursing
Nursing Practice
Medical Surgical Nursing
Fundamental of Nursing
Journal Articles
Undergraduate nursing students’ perceptions on their clinical learning environment: Utilising CLEI (Clinical Learning Environment Inventory)Insight Magazine, UNIMAS publication volume 17, 2012
Knowledge and practice of the recommended precautions for the prevention of needle stick injury among UNIMAS pre-registration nursing studentsJournal of Malaysia Nurses Association, vol 6, 2011, pp.31-37
Conference Papers
Presented a paper entitled “ Manhood in nursing- Literature at glance” at Nursing and Allied Health Conference in Sibu, Sarawak
Invited as key note speaker for International Congress of Enterostomal Nurse Indonesia 2012, titled “ Nurses roles in wound, ostomy and continence care” in Bandung, Indonesia
Presented a paper titled “A comparative study of management of referred patient to CMHS unit, Sentosa Hospital” at 5th Sabah Mental Health Conference 2011 organised by Hospital Mesra, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Presented a paper titled “ Clinical Audit: Do you call it a research” at International Conference on Nursing organised by Open University Malaysia
Presented a paper titled “An investigation of management of referred patient to CMHS unit, Sentosa Hospital” at 3rd Sarawak Mental Health Conference 2009 organised by Hospital Sentosa, Kuching, Sarawak
Presented a paper titled “An investigation of management of referred patient to CMHS unit, Sentosa Hospital” at International Nursing Research Conference”organised by Nursing Division, Ministry of Health Malaysia
Presented a paper titled “An investigation of management of referred patient to CMHS unit, Sentosa Hospital” at 1st Bennial International Evidence-Based Nursing Conference organised by UniSA and UNIMAS.
Presented a paper titled "Professionalism: An enduring insight of the nursing profession in Malaysia."at the International Nursing and Healthcare Workshop 2014 in Ankara, Turkey
ADDRESS
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Tel: (001)347-983-5186