News Media

Collection of news and stories of IMU in diverse media.

Milestone for Biomedical Scientists

1 Jun 2017|Articles, Biomedical Science, News Media, Programmes, Students|

An exhibition of the biomedical science field themed "Working Together to Combat Antimicrobial Resistance" took place on International Biomedical Laboratory Science (IBLS) Day at the IMU Bukit Jalil campus. The event itself was a huge success as it managed to attract approximately 190 students to take part in the activities The IMU Society of Biomedical

One-stop Service To Help You Quit Smoking Successfully

31 May 2017|Articles, Health, News Media|

IMU launched the IMU Quit Smoking Service (IMU-QSS) in February 2017. This is aligned with Malaysian National Tobacco Control Program based upon World Health Organization Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO-FCTC) and MPOWER measures to reduce the consumption and demand for tobacco. Dr Wan Mansur Hamzah, Director of Public Health from the Ministry of Health launched

My Experience Studying Medical Biotechnology at IMU

26 May 2017|Articles, Medical Biotechnology, News Media, Programmes|

Three years of being a part of the Medical Biotechnology (MB) programme has truly been a great journey for the students of the MB 1/14 cohort. The programme itself sees many field visits to relevant industries within the field. One of the students in this cohort, Andrew Octavian Sasmita from Indonesia, He shared with us his experience of studying this programme. Find out more at

Poor Quality Doctors: Is it a Pipelining or Processes Issue?

24 May 2017|News Media, People, Staff, Videos|

For many years, there's been a growing concern that new medical practitioners lack quality. Among the main complaints include poor communication skills and lack of clinical competencies. Two leaders in medical education, Prof Vishna Devi Nadarajah (IMU's Dean, Teaching and Learning) and Prof Trudie Roberts spoke about how they are addressing the root of the

Your Style in Parenting

21 May 2017|Articles, News Media, People, Staff|

IMU lecturer, Alexius Cheang, writes about how the way parents bring up their children have a profound influence on how they turn out. He explains that a parenting style is a psychological construct that represents strategies and perspectives that parents use in raising their children. He further explains about the four distinct parenting styles identified by

Global Ground for Healthcare

16 May 2017|Articles, MSc in Molecular Medicine, News Media, Programmes|

IMU’s MSc in Molecular Medicine is one of the weekend graduate programmes which focuses on the role of simple molecules and complex molecular-genetical interactions in human diseases and the applications of systems biology, computational biology and chemical genetics in disease diagnostics and treatments. Find out more at Global Ground for Healthcare (The Star, 16 May 2017)

IMU Hosts Medical Education Conference

11 May 2017|Articles, News Media, University|

IMU hosted the 12th International Medical Education Conference (IMEC), an annual platform to exchange ideas and experience as well as to showcase innovations in the healthcare education industry. It received an unprecedented response with over 360 delegates from 38 countries. Read more at IMU Hosts Medical Education Conference (The Star, 11 March 2017)


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