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PMC Electives are open to international medical students who are in their pre-final and final year applicants from universities that are recognized by the Malaysian Medical Council (MMC). An elective is a period where an international medical student joins PMC students in their clinical teaching rotations in Penang Hospital. It is not an internship or an apprenticeship. No clinical care responsibility is given to the student and students are not expected to do any procedures.
Elective postings are limited and are approved on a first-come-first-served basis. There is an administrative fee of Euro 150 charged for ALL applications effective 1st December 2016. In order to understand the process flow, please refer to the flow chart under SECTION A. If you wish to apply, please download and complete the enquiry form under SECTION B and e-mail it to email@example.com and our Officer-In-Charge of electives term placement will then revert to you within the next 7 working days.
GEMx – Global Education in Medicine Exchange
PMC is also a partner of GEMx, if your university is also a partner of GEMx, you may wish to apply under this partnership. If you would like to find out more, please go to their website at http://www.gemxelectives.org/
Electives Offered – Clinical rotations:
Medicine/Surgery/Obstetrics & Gynaecology /Paediatrics/ Orthopaedics
Learning Objectives: To observe patient care in clinics, wards, surgery theatres and participate in student teaching sessions
SECTION A: International Elective Term Placement Process 2017
SECTION B: PENANG MEDICAL COLLEGE INTERNATIONAL ELECTIVE ENQUIRY FORM
Please click to download the enquiry form: Section B PMC-INTERNATIONAL-ELECTIVE-ENQUIRY-FORM_20Dec2016
SECTION C. Guidelines at PMC & Partner Hospital for International Student
SECTION D. INFORMATION ABOUT PENANG MEDICAL COLLEGE (PMC)
More information about PMC, please go under “About Us – About PMC” on our website.
SECTION E. INFORMATION ABOUT PENANG
More information about Penang, please go under “Student Life – Life in Penang” on our website or you can also go to the following links:
|Associate Professor Dr Yeow Toh Peng
MB BCh BAO (Ireland), MRCP (London), FRCP (Edin), CCT (UK), PG Dip MedEd (Dundee), AM (M’sia)
A/P Medicine, Consultant Endocrinologist and International Electives Term Placement Coordinator
Dip Exec Sec, BA (Hons) Bus Admin, CeMBA
International Electives Administration Staff