Thiyagar Nadarajaw

After Thiyagar Nadarajaw graduated from medical college in 1990, he was posted to a district hospital in Sabah, a Malaysian state on the island of Borneo. The hospital director instructed him to take care of the paediatric department. “I hated paediatrics”, recalls Thiyagar. The ward in Sabah did little to change his mind. It was…

Requesting for articles to APJPCH Volume 3

Jakarta, February 11th 2019 Subject: Requesting for articles to APJPCH Volume 3 Dear President, be published in the It gives me great pleasure to present to you the second journal issue of the Asia Pacific Journal of Pediatrics and Child Health (APJPCH). I am happy to inform you that APJPCH will publish a journal(s) on…

Improving the Means for Public and Medical Practitioners to Contact the Malaysian Medical Council (MMC)

Press Statement President of Malaysian Medical Council Improving the Means for Public and Medical Practitioners to Contact the Malaysian Medical Council (MMC) The Malaysian Medical Council (MMC) has received numerous feedbacks regarding the difficulties faced by public and Medical Practitioners to contact the MMC via the existing formal phone line as provided in the MMC’s…

TOWARDS A SMOKE FREE MALAYSIA

We refer to the statement of the Minister of Health, YB Datuk Seri Dzulkifli Ahmad: Cigarette prices to go up, minimum age to buy alcohol raised to 21 We applaud his bravery, concern and care for the rakyat with his move to raise the prices of cigarettes and ban cigarette smoking in eateries. As medical…