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. Here, the students share with us their experience during this attachment. “For us, food has always been an
Michelle Lee Jia Yin joined IMU to begin her studies in pharmaceutical chemistry at IMU in 2009. Three years later, in July, she graduated with a BSc (Hons) in Pharmaceutical Chemistry from IMU. Currently, she is working as an Application Chemist for the Material Science Group at Research Instrument Group in Malaysia. As the company
25-26 April 2017 – IMU Psychology students organised a Psychology Week, showcasing various areas of Psychology, at the University’s campus in Bukit Jalil. This is the fourth time that this event was organised at the University. The theme of this year’s event is “Psychology Does Matter” and it covered the many integrative applications of psychology.
13 May 2017 – IMU Pharmacy Alumna, Christina Chan, received an award from the Pejabat Kesihatan Daerah Kota Tinggi (PKDKT) which is under Jabatan Kesihatan Negeri Johor (JKNJ) for the running of the Best Diabetic Medication Treatment Adherence Clinic at a Klinik Kesihatan in Felda Bukit Besar, Johor. The clinic covers a very small remote
11 - 20 May 2017 - Disparities of cultures, climate and environment as well as language barriers have not hindered a group of 17 students to leave their home country in Kazakhstan and travel 5899 kilometers crossing the borders to attend a short course on Research Management offered by the International Medical University (IMU), Malaysia.
~ A collaboration between National Sports Institute (ISN), Sport Nutrition Centre and IMU BSc (Hons) Nutrition ~ 23 - 24 May 2017 – A group of 25 athletes from the National Elite Cricket team and Women’s Netball team of Institut Sukan Negara (ISN), Kuala Lumpur, participated in a personalised snack preparation session at the International
As part of its Wellness programme launched this year, IMU started an initiative to turn its cafeteria into a “Healthy Cafeteria”. This initiative is initiated by the University’s Division of Nutrition and Dietetics. Whether it is for a snack, meal or light refreshment, there are always a wide range of healthy food options available with
For many students who have completed their pre-university studies, choosing the right degree to further their education can seem to be a daunting task. Facing this task after his pre-university, Danis Wan chose to start his undergraduate studies in medicine at IMU. He did the first part of his degree at IMU and later transferred
14 - 17 May 2017 - An alumna from IMU’s first cohort of the Bachelor of Science (Hons) Nutrition, Ng Yeng Yi, made the University proud by winning the coveted Nutrition Society of Malaysia (NSM) Undergraduate Prize at the 1st South East Asia Public Health Nutrition (SEAPHN) Conference. Yeng Yi’s win is based on her
22- 25 March 2017 - Dr Abhishek Parolia, Senior Lecturer in Endodontics at the IMU's School of Dentistry, was awarded the Best Education Research Group (ERG) Faculty Presentation Prize at the 95tGeneral Session & Exhibition of the International Association for Dental Research (IADR) in San Francisco, California, USA. He presented a poster entitled ‘Clinical Audit Training