The recent conjoint Master of Pathology (MPath) Part II exam was held on 21 May 2014. There were a total of 14 candidates from UM,UKM,USM and UPM. The exam was conducted in the Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Putra Malaysa, Serdang. The external examiner was Professor Yap Wai Ming from Singapore. Congratulation to the new specialist!
Lymphoma workshop was held on 24-25 March 2014 in Kota Kinabalu. This year workshop focus on T-cell lymphoma, including nodal, extra nodal (skin) and marrow changes. The topic was specifically addressed as it posed diagnostic dilemma among pathologists in view of many benign mimickers. The workshop included lectures, slides presentation and case discussion from participants.
The inaugural meeting was held at Universiti Sains Malaysia, Kota Bharu, Kelantan on 10th October 2013. It was chaired by Professor Dr. Nor Hayati Othman and attended by 12 pathologists from various states mainly representing universities and Ministry of Health. At this meeting the pro-tem committee was formed. The constitution ( English and Malays language ) was finalized.
INTERNATIONAL ACADEMY OF PATHOLOGY MALAYSIAN DIVISION