Postgraduate

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

IMU’s MSc in Molecular Medicine Attracts Local and International Healthcare Professionals

24 Aug 2017|MSc in Molecular Medicine, People, Programmes, Research, Students|

“Never stop learning” is a positive attitude that propels a person to excel in career and life. As suggested by Benjamin Franklin, the founding Fathers of the United States, “An investment in knowledge pays the best interest”.  Indeed, in an era where strong emphasis is given on certification, academic upgrading provides a better edge for

IMU Masters Student Offered an Internship Placement in Japan

14 Aug 2017|MSc in Medical & Health Sciences (by Research), People, Programmes, Students|

It is always encouraging that students should obtain some overseas exposure as part of their degree programme. The same goes for students of postgraduate programmes. The establishment of the Student Mobility Programme by the International Medical University (IMU) serves to academically and socially enrich a student’s university experience by broadening the students’ perspectives and widening

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.

Master Degree Leads Pharmacists to Exciting Career Path in Pharmacy Practice

14 Jul 2017|Master of Pharmacy Practice, People, Programmes, Students|

The professional roles of pharmacists are continuously evolving and this has resulted in many pharmacists seeking to further their studies in a postgraduate degree. They would seek a programme that can better equip them with the fundamental knowledge and skills to enhance their career opportunities as clinical or consultant pharmacists. For those interested in pharmacy

IMU Biomedical Science Alumnus: Research and Sales Experiences

11 Jul 2017|Alumni, Biomedical Science, MSc in Medical & Health Sciences (by Research), People|

Hi, I am Owen Teo Siew Yong. I have completed the IMU biomedical science degree, followed by IMU Master’s degree in the field of pharmaceutical science research. Instead of continuing onto the obtaining a PhD, I have decided to accept a new challenge. As such, I am currently working in a French multinational pharmaceutical company,

Interest in Research Led to Postgraduate Opportunities at IMU

18 May 2017|Alumni, Biomedical Science, People, PhD in Medical & Health Sciences (by Research), Programmes, Research|

My name is Ong Teik Hwa. I am currently pursuing my PhD in IMU. My PhD research project is on developing natural product based nanoformulations to treat biofilms formed by bacteria. This research has led to an opportunity to participate as an exhibitor to showcase my research product (a topical gel formulation) in Biomalaysia and

Honorary Doctorate Awarded to Former Chancellor at IMU Convocation

17 May 2017|People, Students, University|

Kuala Lumpur, 29 April 2017 – Former IMU Chancellor, YBhg Dato’ Seri Dr T Devaraj was conferred with a Honorary Doctor of Medicine by the International Medical University (IMU) in recognition of his extensive  contributions towards the development and growth of medical practice. It follows his exceptional contributions and services to the medical profession and

IMU Alumna’s Passion Led to her Involvement in Breast Cancer Research

16 May 2017|Alumni, MSc in Medical & Health Sciences (by Research), People, Pharmacy, Research|

Hii Ling Wei fueled her passion for research during her final year project in her undergraduate pharmacy degree. Her two-year working experience as a pharmacist under government setting had further augmented such passion where she had been actively involved in diabetic related researches about pharmacist-managed Diabetes Mellitus Medication Therapy Adherence Clinic (DMTAC) in Tawau Hospital.


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