Three Semester 8 Dietetics with Nutrition students from International Medical University (IMU), Malaysia, Yap Thien Vern, Lim Wan Ying and Wong Wei Xiang, had the opportunity to undergo a 3-week attachment at a private hospital in Thailand. Here, the students share with us their experience during this attachment. “For us, food has always been an
Michelle Lee Jia Yin joined IMU to begin her studies in pharmaceutical chemistry at IMU in 2009. Three years later, in July, she graduated with a BSc (Hons) in Pharmaceutical Chemistry from IMU. Currently, she is working as an Application Chemist for the Material Science Group at Research Instrument Group in Malaysia. As the company
~Yet another feather in the cap for the Department of Pharmaceutical Technology!~ A research team from the Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, International Medical University (IMU), headed by Dr Venkata Srikanth Meka recently signed another industrial contract research project with InQpharm Group Sdn Bhd, Malaysia. Dr Srikanth, Dr Thiagarajan Madheswaran, Dr Jithendra Panneerselvam and Dr Nagashekhara
25-26 April 2017 – IMU Psychology students organised a Psychology Week, showcasing various areas of Psychology, at the University’s campus in Bukit Jalil. This is the fourth time that this event was organised at the University. The theme of this year’s event is “Psychology Does Matter” and it covered the many integrative applications of psychology.
As we move on to the second half of the year, have you managed to achieve a quarter of your 2017 new year’s resolutions? Is taking care of your health and the health of your loved ones on track for this year? One of the best things we can do to ensure our health in
13 May 2017 – IMU Pharmacy Alumna, Christina Chan, received an award from the Pejabat Kesihatan Daerah Kota Tinggi (PKDKT) which is under Jabatan Kesihatan Negeri Johor (JKNJ) for the running of the Best Diabetic Medication Treatment Adherence Clinic at a Klinik Kesihatan in Felda Bukit Besar, Johor. The clinic covers a very small remote
11 - 20 May 2017 - Disparities of cultures, climate and environment as well as language barriers have not hindered a group of 17 students to leave their home country in Kazakhstan and travel 5899 kilometers crossing the borders to attend a short course on Research Management offered by the International Medical University (IMU), Malaysia.
~ A collaboration between National Sports Institute (ISN), Sport Nutrition Centre and IMU BSc (Hons) Nutrition ~ 23 - 24 May 2017 – A group of 25 athletes from the National Elite Cricket team and Women’s Netball team of Institut Sukan Negara (ISN), Kuala Lumpur, participated in a personalised snack preparation session at the International
Just like taking a shower to stay clean and healthy, brushing your teeth twice a day, flossing regularly and maintaining good oral hygiene ought to be an integral part of your day to avoid gum diseases. But how do you know if your gums are healthy? Simple. Your gums will tell you when they're not
As part of its Wellness programme launched this year, IMU started an initiative to turn its cafeteria into a “Healthy Cafeteria”. This initiative is initiated by the University’s Division of Nutrition and Dietetics. Whether it is for a snack, meal or light refreshment, there are always a wide range of healthy food options available with