Author: Scientific Malaysian

L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Award Malaysia 2015

L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Award Malaysia 2015

For the last 10 years in Malaysia, it has been L’Oréal’s long term commitment to accelerate the advancement of women in science that will serve as an inspiration for the future generations to come. Since its inception in 2006, the program has awarded and provided over RM700,000 research grants to 35 outstanding women scientists and will continue to change the numbers in Malaysia.

Conference: International Conference on Beneficial Microbes 2016 (ICOBM-2), Thailand

Conference: International Conference on Beneficial Microbes 2016 (ICOBM-2), Thailand

Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM), Malaysia is proud to collaborate with King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology Ladkrabang, Thailand in organizing ICOBM-2 with the aim to bring together and provide a platform for interaction and exchanging research ideas among experts from various fields of beneficial microorganisms.

Grant: Merdeka Award Grant for International Attachment 2016

Grant: Merdeka Award Grant for International Attachment 2016

The Merdeka Award Secretariat is pleased to announce that the closing date for applications for the 2016 Merdeka Award Grant for International Attachment has been extended to Monday, February 29, 2016.

Event Report: International Conference for Young Chemists (ICYC 2015)

Event Report: International Conference for Young Chemists (ICYC 2015)

Event report for the 5th International Conference for Young Chemists (ICYC 2015), organised by the School of Chemical Sciences of Universiti Sains Malaysia on the 5th to 7th of August 2015. ICYC is a biennial conference featuring speakers and participants from Malaysia and abroad.

L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Fellowship 2015

L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Fellowship 2015

The L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science National Fellowship is now open for application. This fellowship will be awarded to Malaysian women researchers under the age of 40 years, who are PhD holders or currently pursuing research studies in any scientific fields. A total of three outstanding female scientists in Malaysia will be granted a fellowship worth RM 30,000 each.

Professor Dr. Adeeba Kamarulzaman conferred Honorary Doctorate by Monash University

Professor Dr. Adeeba Kamarulzaman conferred Honorary Doctorate by Monash University

Dean of Faculty of Medicine is recognised for her contributions to infectious disease research; joins the ranks of world-renowned leaders.

Conference: The Digital Pathology Congress Asia (Kuala Lumpur)

Conference: The Digital Pathology Congress Asia (Kuala Lumpur)

Global Engage is pleased to announce the Digital Pathology Congress Asia which will be held on September 21-22 2015 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia The event is the sister meeting to the successful European meeting which took place in December 2014 in London attracting over 260 delegates and 25+ exhibitor companies and the American Congress which is scheduled to take place in San Diego in June 2015.

Conference: International Conference for Young Chemists (ICYC) 2015, Malaysia

Conference: International Conference for Young Chemists (ICYC) 2015, Malaysia

The ICYC is a biennial conference organized by the postgraduate students of the School of Chemical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia with the aim to gather local and international researchers and to facilitate interaction and networking among researchers in the chemistry field.