Objective: To upgrade & improved medical & health knowledge, practice and technologies through research
|3||Northern Zone Sarawak
Health Research Day
|Dr Jack Wong
Dr Doris Evelyn Jong
Northern Zone Sarawak Health Research Day
The 1 st Northern Zone Sarawak Health Research Day was held on 28 th August ( 2pm – 5:30pm) and 29th August 2012 (8am – 5pm) at Seminar Room, Nurses’ Home.
Clinical Research Centre, Miri Hospital received 25 submissions for this event. There were 6 submissions from Bintulu Hospital, 1 from Lawas Hospital and 18 from Miri Hospital.
Thus 9 submissions were selected for oral presentation and the remaining 16 for poster presentation. Cash prize were presented to the winners.
Clinical Research Centre had the great honour to have Dr Chin Zin Hing ( TPKN, Perubatan) to grace the event and together with Datu Dr Andrew Kiyu, Dr Sharmini Selvarajah, Dr Toh Teck Hock as judges.
During the one and half day event, there were 3 sessions of CME delivered by external guests. The CME sessions were Evidence Based Medicine by Datu Dr Andrew Kiyu, Promoting Research by Dr. harmini Selvarajah and Dialogue Session with Clinical Research Malaysia by Ms Loh Choon Shane.
The attendances for the above function were very encouraging. The attendances were clinicans/specialists and allied health staff both from hospital and dental department. There were 112 attendances and 108 attendances respectively for the 1½ day event.