Abdah Md Akim is an Associate Professor in Biochemistry, Department of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Universiti Putra Malaysia. She obtained her bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry in the University of Cardiff, master’s degree and Ph.D. in Biochemistry in Universiti Putra Malaysia. Her International Atomic Energy Agency fellowship training was in the School of Pharmacy, University of London. She is a Chief Editor for Malaysian Journal of Microscopy. She reviewed papers from various local and international journals. She is an examiner for undergraduate and postgraduate research project in various universities in Malaysia. She teaches Clinical Biochemistry, Research Methodology and Laboratory Management.