A total of 40 students from 9 schools registered and appeared in the zonal test of the Malaysian Brain Bee Competition at IMU on 16 January 2018, along with students in 12 other centres all across Malaysia. Only 39 were selected out of 1235 student across the country as national finalists. Three students from Zone J secured the national finalist positions and will compete on 28 March 2018 at Brain [email protected] to secure the national Brain Bee champion position and take part in the International Brain Bee Challenge in Berlin.
“We rise by lifting others”- Robert Ingersoll It has always been evident that the epitome of success is when one is able to contribute back to the society and give enormous benefits towards the community. Fueled by this principle, a total of 31 students from multiple IMU programmes led by See Hui Qi and Lim
The very first event of Front Liner Youth (FLY) event successfully took place on 22 November 2017 with a line of inspirational guest speakers and attendance of 50 participants from 10 universities across Kuala Lumpur. Four students from IMU were present at the event. The event kick-started with ‘Practical Tips to becoming a GOOD Social
IMU’s PhD Graduate Extends His Passion in Cancer Cell Biology Research as a Postdoc Researcher in Taiwan
The passion in cancer cell biology research has led Dr Tan Boon Shing, an IMU PhD graduate to currently work as a postdoctoral researcher in Academia Sinica, Taiwan. He shares with us his journey from undergraduate studies to where he is now. Dr Tan obtained his Diploma in Chemistry and Biology from Tunku Abdul Rahman
8 November and 5 December 2017 - An Introduction to Global Chemists’ Code of Ethics (GCCE), Chemical Safety and Security workshop was jointly organised by the American Chemical Society (ACS) - the world’s largest scientific society and the Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, School of Pharmacy, International Medical University (IMU). The workshop was held at the University’s
School counsellors need to watch for signs of bullying, and then handle those cases with kindness, said IMU's psychology lecturer Dr Nicole Chen. While they may mean well, not many school counsellors take bullying as seriously as they should, leading to cases of bullying that go unnoticed for too long and sometimes, with disastrous effects.
Ivana Tiffany Berenai Mason’s interest in a career as a clinical psychologist started when she was researching about the anxieties that she was going through, where to get help and how to reduce the anxieties. This interest led her to enrol herself into the Psychology programme at IMU in 2009 as the first step towards achieving this career. Ivana is currently working at the Sarawak General Hospital.
My superhero idol is Ironman – the inspiration and reason I am where I am today. I adore Ironman because of his dedicated passion in saving and helping people despite him not having any superpowers compared with other superheroes. My initial plan to pursue a Biomedical Science degree bears the same passion – to save
What is Obesity? Obesity is a condition where if a person has accumulated too much body fat to cause a negative effect on their health. Most commonly your physician will use special measure called Body Mass Index to determine whether you are normal, underweight, overweight or Obese. Your waist circumference will also be
Driver safety Speed There is a close relationship between speed and the risk of a crash. As speed increases, so does the severity of crash injuries. Check your speedometer regularly while driving Know the speed limits - look for signs, especially at junctions Remember, speed limits are a maximum, not a target Stay focused on