Student Achievers

Recipient of the Best Paper Award at the 13th MOH-AMM Scientific Meeting 2019

Dr Poh Tian Er |

MSc (Healthy Aging, Medical Aesthetics and Regenerative Medicine)

Congratulations to Dr Poh Tian who recently received the Best Poster Award (Clinical) at the 13th MOH-AMM Scientific Meeting 2019 in conjunction with the 21st National of Health (NIH). The scientific meeting was organised by the Ministry of Health (MOH), Malaysia and Academy of Medicine of Malaysia (AMM). Her paper was entitled ‘Efficacy and Safety of Stem Cell Therapy for people with Cerebral Palsy: Systematic Review with Meta-Analysis’.

Yap Shao Zheng

FHM CULINAIRE MALAYSIA 2019

Yap Shao Zheng |

Diploma in Culinary Arts

Name: Yap Shao Zheng
Programme: Diploma in Culinary Arts
Award: Bronze
Competition: Apprentice Salmon Category, FHM CULINAIRE MALAYSIA 2019
Date: 24 - 27 September 2019
Venue: Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre

3rd Intervarsity Parasitology Quiz and Oratorical Competition 2019 1st Runner Up (Quiz)

Su Weng Hou, Divya A/P Shankar, Harshini A/P M Premaanathan, Tan Chun Yoong. |

Student of Doctor of Medicine

Overall there were seven universities participated and UCSI students won in both competitions: Oratical and Quiz.

These students bagged the 1st Runner Up title and a trophy in the quiz category.    

3rd Intervarsity Parasitology Quiz and Oratorical Competition 2019 Champion (Oratorical)

Kavinkumar A/L Puvanesan |

Student of Doctor of Medicine

 In oratical competition, Kavinkumar presented his notes on “Why is parasitology important in today’s context?” and leading him to win the Champion title. He won a cash prize and a trophy.

2nd Intervarsity Parasitology Quiz 2017 - 2nd Runner Up

LOSHANA A/P V.S.LENGAM, KELLY WONG YIN HAN, KUAN PEI JUN, YONG DICK SEN |

Students of Doctor of Medicine

A total of six universities participated in the Quiz and UCSI won second runner up in the quiz category.
The event aimed to promote communications among parasitology educators and students.

MEDICINE AT HARVARD? THAT’S OUR CALLING CARD

Tan Yi Jun Desmond |

Current student, Doctor of Medicine (MD)

  • Selected by Harvard University for a year-long high impact research programme in 2019.
  • Harvard annually selects UCSI’s top medical students for intercalated research programmes since 2014.

An alumnus of SMK Tunku Putra, Batu Pahat, Johor

MEDICINE AT HARVARD? THAT’S OUR CALLING CARD

Yee Li En |

Current student, Doctor of Medicine (MD)

  • Selected by Harvard University for a year-long high impact research programme in 2019.
  • Harvard annually selects UCSI’s top medical students for intercalated research programmes since 2014.

An alumna of SMJK Perempuan Cina Pulau Pinang, Penang

MEDICINE AT HARVARD? THAT’S OUR CALLING CARD

Kelly Wong Yin Han |

Current student, Doctor of Medicine (MD)

  • Selected by Harvard University for a year-long high impact research programme in 2018.
  • Harvard annually selects UCSI’s top medical students for intercalated research programmes since 2014.

An alumna of SMK Pulau Sebang, Malacca.

MEDICINE AT HARVARD? THAT’S OUR CALLING CARD

Wong Jian Yao |

Current student, Doctor of Medicine (MD)

  • Selected by Harvard University for a year-long high impact research programme in 2018.
  • Harvard annually selects UCSI’s top medical students for intercalated research programmes since 2014.

An alumnus of SMK Bandar Utama Damansara (2), PJ, Selangor

BEST POSTER AWARD AT METICON

Theresa Lee Wei Ting |

Bachelor of Pharmacy (Hons)

Chosen for the ‘Best Poster Presenter’ award at the MET-I-CON 2019 International Conference on Innovation in Pharmaceutical Technologies which was held on 15th and 16th February 2019 in Nashik, Maharashtra, India. The research work was titled ‘In vitro superoxide dismutase (SOD) evaluation of leaves and stems of Artabotrys suaveolens’ through the poster. The topic was chosen because of possible detrimental effects contributed by dietary supplements of non-enzymatic antioxidant. The research conference was organized by the Institute of Pharmacy of the MET Bhujbal Knowledge City, which served as a platform for researchers, academicians, investigators, industrialists, clinical practitioners and young promising pharmacists to share their research outcomes and thoughts on the advancement of science and technology in regards to the future of the pharmaceutical industry.