Alumni

Our alumni are members of the IMU family around the world with fascinating tales to tell. Read about these tales together with talks and events organised for the alumni members in this category.

A Surgeon with a Passion to Teach

15 Nov 2017|Alumni, Medicine, People, Staff|

Greatly inspired by a surgeon, Prof Wan Hazmy and seeing the relief of the patient afterwards encouraged Gandhi Nathan Solayar into the sub-specialties of hip, knee and shoulder surgery after his Orthopaedic speciality training. For Gandhi who enjoyed physics back in school, Orthopaedics made a lot of sense to him when he did an elective

Most Deserving Overseas Student and Top Scorer in O & G : Invaluable Experience Studying at University of Dundee

8 Nov 2017|Alumni, Medicine, People|

Many of us have always dreamt of studying overseas when we were young. For some, this dream is made possible with the existence of university programmes that allow students to study part of their degree in their home country before or after going overseas. This was exactly what happened to Wong Kit Yeng. She started

IMU Alumni Returns to Alma Mater for Postgraduate Studies in Pharmacy Practice

2 Nov 2017|Alumni, Master of Pharmacy Practice, People, Pharmacy, Programmes, Students|

The IMU Master of Pharmacy Practice (MPP) programme continues to provide opportunities for pharmacists to address their ongoing educational and training needs, expanding and developing their skill sets and their marketability. The MPP Programme is unique in three ways: It is the first of its kind to be offered by a Malaysian university; students can

IMU Medical Biotechnology Degree Leads to a Successful Career

31 Oct 2017|Alumni, Medical Biotechnology, People|

Lim Jia Xin’s interest in biotechnology led her to start her studies in medical biotechnology (MB) at IMU in 2013 and she graduated three years later. She currently attached to Fermetec Medical Sdn Bhd in Ampang, a company specialising in the sales and services of sports science and medical equipment. Her duties at work include understanding the

Graduation Night for Nutrition and Dietetics with Nutrition Students : Midnight in Paris

9 Oct 2017|Alumni, Dietetics with Nutrition, Nutrition, People|

IMU Dietetics with Nutrition (DN) programme held its annual NDT Graduation Night 2017 with the theme ‘Midnight in Paris’ at Hotel Maya, Kuala Lumpur on 7 July 2017. It is a tradition that has been passed down since the first batch of Dietetics with Nutrition pioneers and it celebrates the completion of the graduates’ hard

IMU Lecturer and Team Won Silver Medal at ITEX

29 Sep 2017|Alumni, MSc in Medical & Health Sciences (by Research), People, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Programmes, Staff|

Dr Lee Choy Sin (Senior Lecturer, Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, IMU), Prof Mallikarjuna Pichika Rao (Associate Dean for Research and Consultancy, School of Pharmacy, IMU) and Chua Bing Wei (MSc in Medical and Health Sciences (By Research) student and alumnus of BSc (Hons) Pharmaceutical Chemistry) in collaboration with Malaysian Palm Oil Board (MPOB) won the

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


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