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
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
Anyone can tell you that when you are overseas, you will start yearning for food from home. Some will even go all out to satisfy this craving. This is what happened to Tan Poh Chai when he was studying medicine at University of Dundee in Scotland. In order to satisfy his craving for Malaysian food,
In life, there are many things that we will be facing and it is always in our human nature to avoid problems and seek pleasures. However, only by facing the challenges and leaving our comfort zone, can we expand ourselves and grow. It is by this principle that I tackle any life’s problems now. These
As far as I can recall, I have always wanted to study medicine. As a primary school girl, I was totally in awe with the doctors working in the hospital. Whenever I went there to visit my sick relatives, my gaze would be fixed on them who will be busy attending to the needs of
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
(Part Two) Medicine and law have always held his interest and combining these two interests into a career would be the best choice. This is exactly what Dr Chan Chee Ching, a holder of double master’s degrees, did. He is currently pursuing his third master’s degree – Master of Laws at City, University of London.
(Part One) Medicine and law have always held his interest and combining these two interests into a career would be the best choice. This is exactly what Dr Chan Chee Ching, a holder of double master’s degrees, did. He is currently pursuing his third master’s degree – Master of Laws at City, University of London.
IMU alumnus, Yong Wen Peng started his foray into medicine when he quit studying Engineering and joined IMU as a medical student. After 2.5 years at IMU, he then transferred to University of Southampton, one of IMU’s partner universities for completion of his medical degree. He is currently working as an ENT (Otolaryngology) Junior Clinical Fellow in
On a cloudy evening of 18 February 2017, the IMU Alumni Relations Office, together with Dr Mei Ling Young, Professor Ong Kok Hai, Dato Kew Siang Tong, Professor Nazimah Idris, Dr Gandhi Solayar and Dr Wong Pei Se met up with 58 alumni in Kuching, Sarawak. The gathering took place in Hilton Kuching. We had