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IMU Student In Young Social Entrepreneurs (YSE) 2017 Programme

20 Sep 2017|Dietetics with Nutrition, People, Programmes, Students|

Hello! My name is Jowynna Yeo and I am part of a social enterprise called JM Nutrition Consultancy, also known as Junior Nutri Chef. We’re a food and nutrition education centre that empowers children to make healthy lifelong choices through our nutritional culinary classes, farm visits, health talks and counselling sessions. My weekends are usually spent teaching

IMU Pharmacy Lecturer Wins Best Oral Presentation Award

19 Sep 2017|Alumni, IMU Cares, People, Pharmacy, Staff|

Kaeshaelya Thiruchelvam, an IMU lecturer from the Pharmacy Practice Department, School of Pharmacy won the ‘Best Oral Presentation’ Award at the 2nd IMU Cares Humanitarian Mission Conference. The title of her presentation was 'Care of the Elderly: Practical Solutions to the Obvious Challenges', which highlighted central concerns in elderly homes and practical solutions in line

Psychology Lecturer Speaks on Fundamentals of Statistics for Professionals

18 Sep 2017|Alumni, People, Staff|

“So what?” Dr Shamala Ramasamy posed the question to the room of students. The question is asked in relation to the purpose of research, as in the implications of the results of the study. Critically, the implications of research can influence things such as policy, management, and marketing. Statistical analysis is the groundwork in making

Pharmaceutical Chemistry Degree Leads to Employment at Asia’s Largest Integrated Insulin Manufacturing Facility

13 Sep 2017|Alumni, People, Pharmaceutical Chemistry|

I am Tey Hui Yin who graduated with a First Class Honours in BSc (Hons) Pharmaceutical Chemistry from IMU in October 2016. I am currently working in the Quality Control Analytical (QCA) Department in Biocon Sdn Bhd. Biocon Malaysia is Asia’s largest integrated Insulin Manufacturing facility, which is the highest foreign investment in Malaysia’s biotechnology

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

IMU Dentistry Students Shine at APDSA Annual Congress

12 Sep 2017|Dentistry, People, Programmes, Students|

4 August 2017- Four IMU dentistry students from DT113 won prizes for their exceptional performances in the 44th Asia Pacific Dental Students Association Annual Congress which was organised in Hong Kong. The scientific research competition was one of the highlights of the congress, established with the noble aims of promoting a strong and healthy research

Implant Dentistry Programme Caters for Busy Working Dental Practitioners

7 Sep 2017|People, Postgraduate Diploma in Implant Dentistry, Programmes, Students|

The IMU Postgraduate Diploma in Implant Dentistry (PGDID) programme which was launched in October 2016 is fast approaching one year old. This programme is specially tailored to suit practitioners with minimal or no implant dentistry experience. Students have acquired skills to plan, treat and maintain dental implant cases with many of them placing a number

IMU Researchers Secured Grant for Pancreatic Cancer Research

6 Sep 2017|Alumni, People, Pharmacy, PhD in Medical & Health Sciences (by Research), Research, Staff|

Dr Mai Chun Wai, a lecturer from the School of Pharmacy, International Medical University (IMU), recently secured RM146,916.00 under the Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS) for a research project titled “Mechanistic Basis of Tumour Evasion from Cytotoxic T Cells (CTL) Surveillance in Pancreatic Cancers”. The primary aim of this project is to investigate how the

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

From Pharmacy to Risk Management

5 Sep 2017|Alumni, People, Pharmacy|

'If somebody offers you an amazing opportunity but you are not sure you can do it, say yes – then learn how to do it later!' - Richard Branson This is a quote that IMU alumna, Janeen Thong Wui Leen, truly believes in. This belief together with what she has learnt in life that knowledge


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