Jom Sihat campaign by MBBS students and alumni
24 January 2019

Management and Science University (MSU) International Medical School (IMS) recently organized a Jom Sihat programme for the city of Shah Alam’s select residents from the Section 16 community. 

The programme had undergraduates as well as members of alumni campaigning for a healthy lifestyle. Alumna Dr Filzah Najihah Mazlan described the community engagement as a great opportunity for her to put to good use the medical knowledge from her MBBS education.

Remarked participant Muhammad Luqman Nurhakim Ahmad Sufie, “Community exposure makes good early preparation for me and my future-doctor friends, and the camaraderie in sharing efforts for the community contributes to an awesome bonding experience.”

The Jom Sihat campaign ran a health check comprising blood pressure reading, glucose test, eye check, and body-mass-index (BMI) measurement.

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Visitors were also treated to holistic advice on nutrition and health, and given first-aid training. 

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Other activities with members of the community included a Zumba session, telematch, and futsal.

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MSU International Medical School (IMS) is a member of the MSU Medical and Health Sciences Cluster, which includes the School of Pharmacy and the Faculty of Health and Life Sciences.

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MSU IMS campus in India was the first offshore medical school awarded a five-year accreditation by the Malaysian Medical Council (MMC). MBBS students may opt to transfer from IMS Shah Alam to IMS Bangalore in their second year.

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In line with the MSU focus on developing well-rounded graduates, in this case qualified medical doctors who excel both academically and in personality, a key feature of the MSU MBBS is its emphasis on clinical communication skills. The five-year programme is recognized by the Sri Lanka Medical Council (SLMC) as well as the Maldives Medical and Dental Council (MMDC).

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Management and Science University (MSU) is Malaysia's first private university with its own purpose-built teaching hospital. Adjacent to the main campus hostel The Residence in Shah Alam’s Section 13, the MSU Medical Centre (MSUMC) began operation in January 2019.

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