IMU Cares

IMU Cares Programme has grown into an important part of University life, providing means for students and staff to engage with the community beyond the University.

IMU Cares by Enabling Customised Mobility Aids for Deserving Children

28 Oct 2016|IMU Cares|

Petaling Jaya, 25 October 2016 - International Medical University (IMU) has embarked on an initiative which will see children diagnosed with neuromuscular conditions such as cerebral palsy and congenital hydrocephalus receiving customised specialised mobility aid solutions. The initiative, which falls under the university’s IMU Cares programme, will benefit children falling under the purview of the

IMU Medical Student Advocates for Education at the United Nations General Assembly

18 Oct 2016|IMU Cares, Medicine, Students|

An advocate of children’s rights, IMUMedical Student, Taha Fathima Khan, from India, founded Child Awareness Project to increase awareness about children's rights. In January 2016, she was appointed as a Global Youth Ambassador at A World at School, part of Theirworld, which is headed by Sarah Brown. This movement was launched in 2014 by the

IMU Brings Colour to Lives through its Charity Run and Carnival

6 Oct 2016|IMU Cares, Staff, Students|

Bukit Jalil, Kuala Lumpur, 24 September 2016 – Residents of Home of Peace and Rumah Titian Kaseh would be having a brighter and better year through the efforts of the IMU Chariofare 2016 – International Medical University (IMU)’s largest charity run and carnival entirely organised by first year students of IMU. Catherine Cheang, President of

Medical University Develops E-Library System for MGS KL

4 Oct 2016|IMU Cares|

28 September 2016 - In yet another showcase of how Malaysia’s booming education fraternity has spawned the sharing of knowledge and expertise to develop the industry further, International Medical University (IMU), together with Senior Methodist Girls School (MGS) Kuala Lumpur, today officiated the latter’s new computerised library system. The new system was developed by a

Creating Awareness on Organ Donation

13 Sep 2016|IMU Cares, Staff, Students|

14 August 2016 - IMU Cares & MAPCU Organ Donation Campaign, in partnership with IJM Land Berhad, organised the IJM Half Marathon 2016. The main focus of this event was to spread awareness regarding organ donation among the public and to get many to register and pledge to donate organs. The volunteers gathered in IMU

Bringing Science to Life

29 Aug 2016|IMU Cares, Programmes, Research|

A recent report has captured the grim truth many have suspected for years. Malaysian students are losing interest in science, with only 21% of upper secondary students enrolling in the science stream in 2014. Many students find science subjects difficult and uninteresting, and it is not hard to see why. For the children in Rumah

An Eye-Opening Experience Teaching Practical Skills at IMU Laboratory

15 Aug 2016|IMU Cares, Programmes|

Good practical sessions provide students with the opportunity to materialise the theoretical knowledge obtained in their classes, in addition to fostering the development of practical skills. Practical sessions provide the students with first-hand experience to explore methods used by chemists and biologists in their respective disciplines. These experiences stir the students’ interest to venture into

IMU Joins UNHCR in Addressing Healthcare Needs of Refugees and Asylum-Seekers

2 Aug 2016|IMU Cares|

IMU to provide complimentary health educational support Kuala Lumpur, 29 July 2016 – In line with ongoing efforts by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) to assist refugees and asylum-seekers, IMU has embarked on a project to provide much-needed support for this marginalised group in Malaysia, through health educational services. This partnership was

Putting Smiles on the Faces of Spastic Children

21 Jul 2016|IMU Cares, Programmes|

When opportunity knocks, open the door. We, the committee members of the SCASFT  (Spastic Children’s Association of Selangor and Federal Territory) visit 2016 decided to take up the responsibilities during the election to continue the “legacy” of this project. Of course, taking over a project from pioneers is no easy task as there are certain expectations

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