Welcome Message

Salam Sejahtera and  Salam 1Malaysia


Welcome to University of Malaya centre for addiction Science Studies (UMCAS). UMCAS is a clinical research centre for dedicated clinicians and researchers of University Malaya Academician and Co-members from various agencies related to substance use disorder treatment including Ministry of Health's, other universities and non-government organizations. We are driven by the evidence-based medicine that addiction as a chronic relapsing brain disease. Therefore, we believe that addiction is treatable and optimist that individuals suffering from the addictive disorder can change with biopsychosocial and spiritual approaches.

Hope this website can serve us as a good platform for communicating our research findings and ideas among researchers in the same field and the public in general.

Thank you,

Dr Rusdi Abd Rashid 

Director of UMCAS