Society of Physicians for Peace and Social Responsibility (PPSR) Forum
Cordially invites you to a forum
“TRAINING FUTURE DOCTORS: HAVE WE GOT IT RIGHT?”
In collaboration with MOH, MOHE, MMC, MMA, AMM, UM, MMMC, MSU
Date & Time: Saturday, November 29, 2008. 0830-1700hrs
Venue: Institiut Pengurusan Kesihatan (IPK) Bangsar, KL
Jalan Rumah Sakit Bangsar
Advisor: Tan Sri Dato Dr Hj Mohd Ismail Merican
Key Note Address:
“The Medical Profession: Past, Present and Future”
Speaker: YBhg Tan Sri Datuk Dr Hj Mohd Ismail Merican (DGH)
Plenary (3 lectures): (30 minutes each)
1. The Medical Schools
Speaker: Prof Dato Dr Md Tahir Azhar (IIU)
Deputy Rector, International Islamic University.
2. The Medical Undergraduate:
Speaker: Prof Dr Zabidi Azhar Mohd Hussin (USM)
Head, Department of Paediatrics, School of Medical Sciences, USM
3. The “future doctor”:
Speaker: Dato Dr Abdul Hamid Abdul Kadir (MMC)
Member, Malaysian Medical Council.
At the end of the plenary session, participants will be divided into three groups to discuss specific points in three major topics.
The groups will have about 2 hours each, at the end of which they will be expected to have reached consensus. These will be presented to the whole forum.
The topics are:
(1) Doctor: Population: country’s needs
(2) Medical Schools & Undergraduates
(3) The Future Doctor
MOH (practice, training, development)
MOHE, MQA, JPA,
Faculties of Medicine Public and Private universities
MMC, MMA, Academy
NGOs – Non-medical: CAP, FOMCA, etc
Chairmen for sessions and group discussions to be announced later, but will be drawn from
the various Universities and Ministry of Higher Education, MMC, MMA..
Registration: RM50.00 (refreshments and meal, material included)
Payable to PPSR (Society of Physicians for Peace & Social Responsibility)
Academy House, 19 Jalan Folly Barat, 50480 Kuala Lumpur.
Please make cheque crossed payee PPSR, and contact Dr K.W.Thong
at email: firstname.lastname@example.org when you send any cheques.
Alternatively, registration can be made on the morning of the Forum.