News Media

Collection of news and stories of IMU in diverse media.

Larian Amal Bantu Golongan Memerlukan

17 Oct 2017|Articles, IMU Cares, News Media, University|

Kuala Lumpur, 16 September 2017 – On the back of our nation’s 60th Merdeka Day celebrations, IMU reinforces the spirit of unity and standing together as 1Malaysia with a charity run and fund-raising carnival in conjunction with Malaysia Day as well as IMU’s 25th Anniversary. This year, a total of about RM220,000 was raised towards IMU Cares  Humanitarian Fund, which collaborates with NGOs such as MERCY

A Journey to Alternative Medicine

15 Oct 2017|Articles, Chinese Medicine, Foundation in Science, News Media, Programmes|

Fresh school leavers have varied interests and dreams to pursue. Some may have already decided on the journey and degree programme which they wish to embark on, while there are those who have yet to decide and are still exploring options. Hence, the Foundation in Science in IMU, aims to prepare students academically for the entry requirements for

Asian Young Pharmacists Group Leadership Summit on November 11

3 Oct 2017|Articles, News Media, University|

IMU is the organiser and venue sponsor of the upcoming Asian Young Pharmacists Group Summit 2017 in November.The Asian Young Pharmacist Group (AYPG) was founded in 2011. It holds a YPG Section Meeting during the biennial Federation Asian Pharmaceutical Association (FAPA) Congress as a communication platform between Asian young pharmacists. The AYPG Leadership Summit takes place

Are Cancer Marker Tests Reliable?

1 Oct 2017|Articles, Health, News Media|

Cancer markers or tumour markers are used to help detect, diagnose, and manage some types of cancer. A cancer marker is a substance that is produced by the body in response to cancer, or is produced by the cancer cell itself. It's found in very high levels in the blood, urine or body tissue of

IMU Celebrates International Food Culture Day

29 Sep 2017|Articles, Dietetics with Nutrition, News Media, Nutrition, People, Programmes, Students|

An education in IMU is more than just route memory. For the University’s BSc (Hons) Dietetics with Nutrition and BSc (Hons) Nutrition students, it is a requirement for them to take a module called Food Culture and Nutrition as part of their curriculum.The semester-long journey with food culture and nutrition for the 116 students culminated in a Food Culture Day Presentation on 15 June 2017. Find

Prepping for Medical Practice in the United States

13 Sep 2017|Articles, Medicine, News Media, Programmes|

IMU will incorporate the USMLE preparation courses into its medical programme starting this year. he university officially signed a memorandum of agreement (MOA) with Becker Professional Education (Becker) today, making it the first to offer this fundamental key to qualify medical graduates for a residency position and potentially practice professionally and legally in the USA.

International Learning Ground

12 Sep 2017|Articles, Dietetics with Nutrition, News Media, People, Programmes, Students|

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. The students were fortunate enough to get accepted by Sodexo Thailand, a company that manages the food service operations at Bumrungrad International Hospital, to observe and

Stirring Up Cooking Skills

7 Sep 2017|Articles, Foundation in Science, News Media, Programmes|

It is not everyday that a Foundation in Science (FiS) student gets to cook in the Nutrition and Dietetics Laboratory, let alone compete in a cooking competition. However, this was made possible for FiS students at the International Medical University (IMU). The Nutrition and Dietetics with Nutrition programmes organised a cooking competition for the IMU FiS students. Read more about this unforgettable experience

Acupuncture Services for Fertility Treatment

6 Sep 2017|Articles, Health, News Media|

Award-winning healthcare providers TMC Fertility Centre and IMU Healthcare(IMUH) signed a MOU to offer acupuncture services to couples seeking fertility treatment. The MOU was concluded by Prof Abdul Aziz Baba, Chief Executive Officer and Vice-Chancellor of IMU Education, and Prof Emeritus Datuk Dr Khalid Abdul Kadir, Chairman of TMC Life Sciences, at the fertility centre’s headquarters in Kota Damansara.

Platform for Sharing Knowledge, Experiencing Culture

6 Sep 2017|Articles, News Media, People, Students, University|

Mobility programmes allow under - and postgraduates to experience short-term training abroad and gain an international perspective to their programme of study. One of the universities in Malaysia that has such a programme is IMU. The University established its student mobility programme in 2007 and offers both inbound and outbound mobility programmes.  IMU mobility programmes include internships, research, electives, study visits and clinical attachments. Read

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