Posted on Apr 16, 2019 by admin@MIMLS
A day-long Cytology Workshop was held on 13 April 2019 (Saturday) at SEGi College Penang, George Town, Penang.
The workshop was organised by MIMLS in collaboration with SEGi College Penang and Malaysian Society of Cytology (MSOC) to enhance the professional development of cytology among medical laboratory professionals and cytotechnologists.
The invited speakers were Dr Ch'ng Ewe Seng from the Advanced Medical & Dental Institute (AMDI), Universiti Sains Malaysia and Dr Farveen Marican Abu Backer Maricar from Hospital Sultan Abdul Halim, Sungai Petani.
It was attended by 40 cytotechnologists and pathologists coming from various public and private hospitals, private laboratories and institute of higher learning across Malaysia.
In conjunction with the International Biomedical Laboratory Science Day on the 15th April, participants who attended this workshop were invited to take photos with the placards prepared by MIMLS to spread awareness about the role of biomedical laboratory scientists in detection, screening and treatment of non communicable diseases (NCD).