DASILVA AWARD 2021Associate Professor Dr Grrace Ng Hui-Suan |  Faculty of Applied Sciences
Dr Grrace Ng, who is also the director of CERVIE, was awarded the DaSilva Award 2021 by Society for Biotechnology, Japan. Her research is titled “An integrated approach for sustainable production of keratinase using aqueous biphasic electrophoresis”.
TOP APPOINTMENT FOR DR CRENDYAssistant Professor Dr Crendy Tan Yen Teng |  Faculty of Social Sciences and Liberal Arts
Assistant Professor Dr Crendy Tan was appointed as a Council Member of the Malaysian Psychological Association for the 2021 – 2023 term.
EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE MEMBERS OF MIPC 2021Assistant Professor Dr Crendy Tan Yen Teng, Assistant Professor Dr Zhooriyati Binti Sehu Mohamad and Mohd Farizi Bin Jamaluddin |   Faculty of Social Sciences and Liberal Arts
The team from the Faculty of Social Sciences and Liberal Arts were selected to be executive committee members of the 4th Malaysian International Psychology Conference 2021.
EDITORIAL APPOINTMENT FOR DR JUNAIDAssistant Professor Dr Muhammad Junaid Farrukh |  Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Dr Junaid was appointed as an Academic Editor of the PLOS ONE Editorial Board.
OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN SPORTSJob Tan XI Jay |  Foundation Studies (Arts)
- Bachelor of Commerce (Hons) in Accounting and Finance
- Received a total of 18 Gold Medals, 7 Silver Medals, and 7 Bronze Medals in five Malaysian swimming competitions between 2019 and 2020.
CONGRATULATIONS TO SOBITHA LUXSHMI A/P MOGANSobitha Luxshmi A/P Mogan |  Doctor of Medicine
For publishing her first fiction novel titled "Anything For You" that is available on Amazon.
The book is dedicated to her mother and late grandfather. She said her utmost gratitude goes to her mother in supporting her endeavour in writing the novel and her late grandfather in being her inspiration.
MPS NATIONAL PHARMACISTS CONVENTION 2021 COMMITTEEAssociate Professor Dr Mogana Sundari Rajagopal |  Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Scientific Committee Chair:
Associate Professor Dr Mogana Sundari Rajagopal
- Assistant Professor Dr Muhammad Junaid Farrukh,
- Por Choo Shiuan
- Annabelle Rose Joykin
- Hee Mei Qi
- Yap Chuan Sheng
The team from the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences were selected to be part of the Prestigious MPS National Pharmacists Convention 2021 Committee.
DOUBLE APPOINTMENT FOR DR MOGANAAssociate Professor Dr Mogana Sundari Rajagopal |  Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Prof Dr Mogana was appointed as a Council Member of the Malaysian Pharmacists Society for the 2021 – 2023 term. She was also appointed as an editor of the Malaysian Journal of Pharmacy.
THE ONLY MALAYSIAN TEAM IN THE TOP THREEChai Weng Yan, Lee Pei Shan, Teh Xin Ee |  Bachelor of Hospitality Administration
The team won third place at the Hotel and Tourism Management Institute (HTMi) Global student Forum 2021 Innovation Challenge. They are the only Malaysian team to be named among the top three winners in this global contest.
SUCCESSFULLY PUBLISHED AN IMPACTFUL ARTICLEAssociate Professor Dr Cheah Shiau Chuen |  Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences
Congratulations to Associate Professor Dr Cheah Shiau Chuen for successfully publishing an impactful article in the International Journal of Molecular Sciences (IJMS).
The article titled “Understanding Lung Carcinogenesis from a Morphostatic Perspective: Prevention and Therapeutic Potential of Phytochemicals for Targeting Cancer Stem Cells” provides a comprehensive overview of how normal lung tissues operate in relation with lung carcinogenesis to redefine better targets for lung cancer stem cells.
This paper was a result of an international collaboration with University Medical Centre of Groningen (UMCG), Netherlands.