Category: Research & Publication

Press Statement DG of Health 25 May 2018 – Research Team from the Institute for Medical Research Conferred the ‘Dr LEE Jong-Wook Memorial Prize for Public Health’ at the Seventy-First World Health Assembly

The World Health Organisation (WHO), Geneva, Switzerland today announced the award of the Dr LEE Jong-wook Memorial Prize for Public Health, to the research team comprising of Dr. Nazni Wasi Ahmad, Dr Lee Han Lim, Ms Teh Chien Huey, and Ms Suhana Othman of the Medical Entomology Unit, […]

Press Statement DG of Health 29 August 2016 – Launching of the Clinical Practice Guidelines on Management of Cervical Cancer (Second Edition)

According to World Health Organization (WHO) 2015, cervical cancer is ranked fourth commonest cancer among women globally, after breast, colorectal and lung cancer. In Malaysia, National Cancer Registry (NCR) 2007 reported cancer of the cervix as the third most common cancer among women and fifth most common cancer […]

Kenyataan Akhbar KPK 13 April 2016: Kerjasama di antara KKM dengan Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative (DNDi) untuk Penyelidikan Klinikal Hepatitis C

KENYATAAN AKHBAR KETUA PENGARAH KESIHATAN MALAYSIA KERJASAMA DI ANTARA KEMENTERIAN KESIHATAN MALAYSIA DENGAN DRUGS FOR NEGLECTED DISEASES initiative (DNDi) UNTUK PENYELIDIKAN KLINIKAL HEPATITIS C Satu perjanjian telah dimeterai di antara Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative (DNDi) dan Clinical Research Malaysia (CRM) pada 13 Januari 2016 yang lepas untuk menjalankan […]


UCAP BALAS KETUA PENGARAH KESIHATAN KKM BAGI MAJLIS MENANDATANGANI MOU ANTARA BPFK DENGAN MFRDB, INSTITUT PENYELIDIKAN PERHUTANAN MALAYSIA PADA 16 FEBRUARI 2015 YBhg. Dato’ Dr. Abdul Latif Mohmod Ketua Pengarah FRIM YBhg Dato’ Eisah A.Rahman Pengarah Kanan Perkhidmatan Farmasi En. Tan Ann Ling Pengarah Regulatori Farmasi Biro Pengawalan […]

Mesyuarat Khas KP Kesihatan

Today I chaired a periodic meeting called “Mesyuarat Khas Ketua Pengarah Kesihatan” where we discussed various operational and policy issues on technical matters with all Deputies Director General of Health, Heads of Divisions and State Health Directors. Among issues we discussed include diseases and outbreak control including dengue, […]