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The Nicotine Addiction Research Group UMCAS (NARCC), was initiated in mid-2009 by a multidisciplinary group of academics interested in conducting research and providing services in nicotine addiction albeit tobacco smoking. It is part of the University Malaya Centre of Addiction Sciences, the main center investigating and working on research related to addiction.

Its humble beginnings started with the landmark study of “Empowering Dentists into a Tobacco Cessation Program” initiated in November 2009, with initial grant allocation from University Malaya and was subsequently provided with added research grant. More Info...