2022-2023 EVENTS

2022 Events

28 Aug - 01 Sep 2022
The International Surgical Week (ISW)
Kuala Lumpur

31 Aug – 2 Sept 2022
Medical Fair Asia
Marina Bay Sands, Singapore

3-9 September
Medical Fair Asia
Digital, Online

9-10 September 2022
World Pediatrics Conference
Bangkok, Thailand

9-10 September 2022
World Heart and Cardiothoracic Surgery Conference
Bangkok, Thailand

19-21 September 2022
23rd SE-Asian Healthcare & Pharma Show
Kuala Lumpur

27-29 September 2022
Smart Healthcare Expo (Health Malaysia)

27-29 September 2022
Asia Pandemic Congress
Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre

19-20 September 2022
23nd Global Nursing Education Conference
Brisbane, Australia

30 Sep - 2 Oct 2022
Malaysia International Dental Show (MIDS)
Sunway Pyramid Convention Centre, Subang Jaya, Malaysia

7-9 November 2022
Saudi International MedLab Expo
Riyadh International Convention and Exhibition Center

7-9 November 2022
Saudi International Pharma Expo
Riyadh International Convention and Exhibition Center

11-13 November 2022
Eldercare Exhibition and Conference Asia (ELDEX Asia 2022)
Suntex Singapore Exhibition and Convention Centre

14-15 November 2022
Healthcare Asia Pacific
Osaka, Japan

2023 Events

30 May – 1 June 2023
KL Convention Centre, Kuala Lumpur

13-15 September 2023
Medical Fair Thailand
BITEC, Bangkok

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Health ministry launches whooping cough vaccine drive for pregnant women

The health ministry will administer tetanus-diphtheria-pertussis (Tdap) combination vaccines to all pregnant women in Malaysia from next year, says health minister Dr Zaliha Mustafa. According to Zaliha, this initiative is…

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IHH Healthcare Malaysia launches campaign to train 1,000 individuals in lifesaving skills

IHH Healthcare Malaysia introduces the 'Ready For You' campaign, aiming to equip 1,000 people from various sectors with essential lifesaving skills. The campaign offers complimentary cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and automated…

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Health ministry to study need to provide influenza vaccination to public

The Ministry of Health (MoH) will study the need to provide influenza vaccination to the public especially for those at risk, said its Minister Dr Zaliha Mustafa. However, she said…

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WHO recognises a Malaysian-developed hepatitis C medication as necessary drug

The World Health Organization (WHO) has placed a hepatitis C medication partially developed in Malaysia to its list of essential medicines (EML). For the treatment of chronic adult hepatitis C…

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Contaminated Guaifenesin cough syrup not registered in Malaysia

A cough syrup product, Guaifenesin Syrup TG Syrup, manufactured by QP Pharmachem Ltd (Punjab, India), is not registered in Malaysia, said Datuk Dr Muhammad Radzi Abu Hassan. The Health director-general…

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Donate soon-to-expire Covid vaccines

Former health minister Dr S Subramaniam has suggested that Putrajaya donate some of the eight million Covid-19 vaccine doses that are set to expire in September. Apart from donating the…

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Dabigatran Etexilate Capsules USP 75 mg, 150 mg not registered in M’sia, says Health DG

Anticoagulant medication Dabigatran Etexilate Capsules USP 75 mg and 150 mg are not registered in Malaysia, says Health Director-General Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah (pix). He said the Ministry…

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12 cases of adverse effects from usage of recalled opioid recorded

The National Pharmaceutical Regulatory Agency (NPRA) has reported 12 cases of adverse effects following the use of a recently recalled opioid medicine named Pholcodine. Health director-general Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah…

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Nearly 2.8mil vaccine doses expired on Feb 28, says Zaliha

Nearly 2.8 million vaccine doses stored at health ministry and Covid-19 storage facilities have expired as of Feb 28, said health minister Dr Zaliha Mustafa. Zaliha said the 2,796,638 vaccine…

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Polymyxins now listed as prohibited substances in all veterinary medicines

The Ministry of Health (MOH) has agreed to the listing of all polymyxins as prohibited substances in all veterinary medicines for all target species, except for veterinary medicines containing Polymyxin B in…

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