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.

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

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

Why I Became a Chiropractor?

29 Aug 2017|Alumni, Chiropractic, People, Programmes|

It was 9 years ago when my mother discovered that there was a hump on my back. She flew into panic mode and was afraid that I would resemble the main character Quasimodo from “The Hunchback of Notre Dame”. The unprecedented discovery of my back “hump” was a worrying matter for my family. For the

Postgraduate Scholarship for IMU Alumna with Passion for Neuroscience Research

9 Aug 2017|Alumni, Medical Biotechnology, People|

Erna binti Laere’s passion towards neuroscience research grew during her A-level studies in INTEC when she learnt about neurotransmission. Keeping this passion alive, during Semester 5 of her undergraduate Medical Biotechnology programme at IMU, Erna chose Neurobiology module as her elective module. By doing this module, Erna found how complex is the system in our

IMU Faculty and Students Shine at Malaysian Dietitians’ Association Conference

28 Jul 2017|Alumni, Dietetics with Nutrition, Dietetics with Nutrition, People, Programmes, Staff, Students|

10-11 July 2017 - IMU faculty and students shine at the 23rd Malaysian Dietitians' Association Conference in Istana Hotel, Kuala Lumpur by receiving many awards and winning many prizes. The conference entitled ‘Advancing Clinical Nutrition Care in Dietetics’ was attended by over 350 dietitians from various countries. It was officiated by Director-General of Health Malaysia,

Earning a Master’s Degree By Balancing Work and Education

27 Jul 2017|Alumni, MSc in Analytical & Pharmaceutical Chemistry, People, Students|

Continuing your education will help advance your career and while it certainly won’t be easy, there are many possibilities to earn a master’s degree without compromising your career. Many employers recognise the value in continued education for their employees, and even more so if the programme does not take employees away from the job responsibilities.


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