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The Annual Penang Medical College Research Day returns in 2018.
This exciting event would showcase recent research activities by the academic staff and students of the College as well as our adjunct staff at Hospital Pulau Pinang and Hospital Seberang Jaya.
The call for abstracts is now open for students and staff (full-time and adjunct) of Penang Medical College.
Prizes will be given for the best student oral and poster presentations.
You may still send in your abstracts using the Abstract Submission Form (Click here to download form) to Dr Tan May Loong (email@example.com) on Research Day.
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Dato’ Dr Amar-Singh HSS is a Senior Consultant Paediatrician and heads both the Paediatric and Clinical Research departments at Ipoh Hospital. He has a long-standing interest in children in the community, disability, family self-help groups, NGOs, child abuse, adolescents, disadvantaged & marginalised children (especially Orang Asli). He is a strong advocate for the development of services for children and has actively used research to transform healthcare by introducing a number of national programmes for children. He will share on how we can advocate for others and use research to change situations and policies. He will offer an honest view of the challenges that face us as we try to advocate for others and the research areas we should be involved in. He was the recipient of the “Outstanding Asian Paediatrician Award” 2012 and “SENIA Advocacy Award” 2016.
Final Programme of Events [Update]
|0830 – 0845||Registration|
|0845 – 0900||Welcome and Introduction|
|0900 – 0940||Student oral presentations
|0940 – 1040||Distinguished Guest Lecture by Dato’ Dr Amar Singh HSS
“Research & Advocacy”
|1040 – 1110||Tea break and poster viewing/judging|
|1110 – 1310||Student/ Staff oral presentations
|1310 – 1430||Lunch Break
Poster Viewing/ Judging
|1430 – 1530||Staff Oral Presentations
|1530 – 1600||Prize Giving and Photo Session|