The Dean's Visit to JCSMHS

December 2019

Dean Christina Mitchell visited the Jeffrey Cheah School of Medicine and Health Sciences on the 4th of December 2019.

Roundtable on Migrant Healthcare in Malaysia

October 2019

Monash University Malaysia hosted the “Roundtable on Migrant Healthcare in Malaysia” which was jointly organized by the People’s Health Forum, the Bar Council’s Migrants, Refugees and Immigration Affairs Committee and Jeffrey Cheah School of Medicine and Health Sciences on 31 October 2019.

International Brain Research Origination-Asia Pacific Regional Committee (IBRO-APRC)

October 2019

Brain Research Institute Monash Sunway (BRIMS) hosted the 5th IBRO-APRC Advanced School of Neuroscience with the theme of Advanced Technologies for Neuroscience Research from 7 to 20 October 2019.

PhD student emerged as one of the top three winners for Young Investigators' Symposium Award 2019

October 2019

Jeffrey Cheah School of Medicine and Health Sciences' PhD student Muhammad Daniel Azlan Mahadzir emerged as one of the top three winners for the Young Investigators' Symposium Award at Malaysian Association for the Study of Obesity (MASO) 2019 Scientific Conference on Obesity on 15 October 2019.

Surgical Anatomy Review Practical (SARP) 2019

September 2019

The Surgical Anatomy Review Practical (SARP) 2019 was organised successfully by the Chair, Associate Professor Arkendu Sen along with Associate Professor Lakshmi Selvaratnam on 21 and 22 September 2019 at the specially equipped MAPEL Lab.

Ref-UP: A chance to be more

August 2019

In conjunction with World Refugee Day 2019, Ref-UP organised a two-day event on the 1st and 2nd of August 2019 to raise awareness of refugees among the students of Monash University Malaysia.

Second placing in Poster Contest at APA Convention 2019

August 2019

Alex Tay Yan Tin, along with her supervisor and co-author, Dr Rachel Ting Sing-Kiat took second placing in the American Psychological Association Convention (APA) Division 52’s, the Division of International Psychology, Poster Contest held at the APA Convention 2019 in August 2019.

JCSMHS doctoral candidate wins Young Scientist Award at ACN 2019

August 2019

JCSMHS' doctoral candidate Muhammad Daniel Azlan Mahadzir won the Young Scientist Award for the best oral presentation in the recently concluded Asian Congress of Nutrition (ACN) 2019 at Bali, Indonesia in August 2019.

BMedSc (Hons) graduate wins ‘Best Oral Presentation’

July 2019

Bachelor of Medical Science (Honours) graduate Dr Chai Xin Ying has won the ‘Best Oral Presentation’ at the Johor Surgical Conference held on 12 to 14 July.

CSJB Research Week 2019

July 2019

The seventh CSJB Research Week was held from 22 to 25 July 2019 as part of the Jeffrey Cheah School of Medicine and Health Sciences’ (JCSMHS) continuous effort to promote research activities, sharing research outputs and ideas, and encouraging reflection on the research values among its medical students.

JCSMHS Senior Lecturer bags double awards at MSPP 2019

22 July 2019

JCSMHS Senior Lecturer Dr Mohd Farooq Shaikh bagged the MSPP Young Teacher's Award 2019 in Pharmacology and MSPP Young Researcher Award 2019.

Awards for Excellence

3 July 2019

Congratulations to all our PVC Awards Winners!


JCSMHS Graduate Research Merit Scholarship

30 June 2019

Application for the JCSMHS Graduate Research Merit Scholarship is now open!

JCSMHS Three Minutes Thesis (3MT) 2019 winners

31 May 2019

The JCSMHS Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition with a total of seven contestants this year. Lim Chor Hong, PhD student of JCSMHS, bagged the first prize home for 3MT this year.

Prof Khalid Kadir receives National Long Service Award

25 May 2019

Professor Dato’ Dr Khalid Abdul Kadir has been awarded the National Long Service Award (30 years and above in Teaching Profession) by the Private Education Co-Operative of Malaysia (EDUCOOP) on 25 May 2019, in conjunction with the national Teachers’ Day Celebration at Dewan Bahasa Dan Pustaka Kuala Lumpur.

Are we all victims of neoliberalism?

19 April 2019

Dr Karim Bettache and Professor Chi-Yue Chiu describe neoliberalism’s characteristics and its influence upon society and psychology.

Rein in your wandering mind

17 April 2019

MOPC student Alexander Clarke and Dr Eugene Tee launched their book 'Mindfulness and Emotions: Understanding Your Mind and the Benefits of Being Present’.

JCSMHS PhD student wins 1st prize for Poster Presentation at the Cambridge-Oxford-Sunway Biomedical Symposium

9 April 2019

Rahela Zaman, PhD candidate of JCSMHS, has won the 1st prize for poster presentation in the 3rd Cambridge- Oxford- Sunway Biomedical Symposium entitled ‘Diabetes: Disarming the Silent Killer’ that was held on the 26th and 27th March 2019.

Eliminating Waste: One step at a time

21 March 2019

Psychology lecturer Dr Karim Bettache provides an insight into human behaviour, and how to change it.


Female condoms and a win for sexual health

7 March 2019

Dr Rachel Ting, a Senior Lecturer in Department of Psychology led a pilot study that was conducted to probe the perceptions of Malaysian women towards FCs, as well as testing its functional performance.

JCSMHS medicine graduate wins Best Poster Award at a national-level congress

February 2019

JCSMHS medical graduate Dr Cheong Xian Pei bagged the ‘Best Poster Award’ at the 16th Annual Congress of Hypertension 2019 that was organised by the Malaysian Society of Hypertension in Kuala Lumpur.

Minds Unlimited

Published in The Sun newspaper on 26 February 2019

Monash Malaysia offers the Master of Professional Counselling, a broad-based course that teaches students to counsel across various areas, from organisational, mental health and/or relationship counselling.

Researcher receives uBiome Grant

30 January 2019

Dr Maude Phipps, Professor of Human Molecular Genetics at the Jeffrey Cheah School of Medicine and Health Sciences was awarded microbiome research support in sample collection, and analysis.

Collaboration wins award

11 January 2019

A team of academics from the Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences and the Faculty of Medicine from Monash University Australia and Monash University Malaysia, were recently honoured with the Vice-Chancellor’s Teaching Excellence Awards.