In the first quarter of 2018, the IMU School of Dentistry played host to a number of visitors from various international educational institutions.
Six final-year Biomedical Science students had the opportunity to complete their 2 months’ attachment at Taipei Veterans General Hospital (TVGH), Taiwan - an exciting and unforgettable experience for them.
The IMU Oral Health Week 2018 was carried out on 19 and 20 April at the IMU Bukit Jalil campus. This year’s theme was ‘Fighting Enamel Cruelty’, as enamel is one of the most important aspects of a tooth.
An IMU Semester 8 Medical Student, Yuki Julius Ng We Yong, attended a Volunteer Induction Programme and Basic Missions Training to gain skills for Humanitarian Missions.
Third year Biomedical Science student. Rachel Tong Xin Theng completed her 9-week internship at National University Hospital (NUH), Singapore, in the Department of Medicine, Infectious Disease Laboratory.
7 postgraduate medical students from Karaganda State Medical University (KSMU), Kazakhstan who were at the Malaysian University to attend a Research Management Training Course from 27 March to 2 April 2018.
A UK researcher, Prof Roger M Phillips, deliberated on a talk on Targeting the Hypoxic Fraction of Tumours at IMU Bukit Jalil campus. The talk was the second Translational Research Seminar .
26 May would be a date that 22 refugee children will always remember. This is the date when they received valid age reports from specialists in this field – Dr Jayakumar Jayaraman, our very own Paediatric Dentist and Prof Phrabhakaran Nambiar an eminent forensic odontologist from MAHSA (previously from Universiti Malaya).
Bryan Lim, a third year medical student at NUI Galway, who transferred from IMU to the partner medical school in 2017, was the recipient of the 2018 Dr Dom Colbert Medal in Travel Medicine.