Tun Dr Siti Hasmah, wife of the Malaysian prime minister & patron of the Immunise4Life programme, recalls the time when many children were stricken with polio. Fortunately, those days came to an end … until recently, when the disease re-emerged in Tuaran, Sabah. Let’s be vigilant and vaccinate our children for their protection. Tun Dr…
After 27 years, polio has returned to Malaysia with a case having been reported in the state of Sabah. We take a look at the factors that may have contributed to this resurgence and what needs to be done to get back to a polio-free status. Source: BFM, 9 Dec, 2019
Congratulations from the Malaysian Paediatric Association to Emeritus Professor Datuk Dr Mohd Sham Kasim!
Imagine what would happen if we swapped roles with our children? Our problems would be solved with just a snap! This UNIVERSAL CHILDREN’S DAY, work your magic to keep your children, happy, healthy and safe!
The Malaysian Paediatric Association is honoured to co-host the 15th AOCCN which will explore the many complex challenges of child neurology during the 41st Malaysian Paediatric Association Annual Congress 2019. Dr Mohd Yazid Jalaludin, President, Malaysian Paediatric Association, shares some highlights of the congress.
This year, Malaysia will be playing host to the 15th Asian Oceanian Congress of Child Neurology (AOCCN) in conjunction with the 41st Malaysian Paediatric Association Annual Congress 2019. Dr Khoo Teik Beng, Congress President of AOCCN, gives us a sneak peek on what is to come.