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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A total of 313 Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) cases have been reported in Johor so far this year, said state Health and Unity Committee chairman Ling Tian Soon.

He said out of this number, 124 cases were categorised as new HIV until Epid Week 32/2023, with the Johor Bahru district recording the highest number at 68 cases, followed by Kluang (13) and Batu Pahat (11).

Segamat district has eight cases, Kota Tinggi has seven, Muar and Kulai have six each, Tangkak and Pontian have two each, and Mersing has only one case.

“Of the total number of new HIV cases, 117 cases or 94.3 per cent involve males and seven cases or 5.7 per cent involve females. There are six cases involving individuals between the ages of 13 and 19,” he said in a statement tonight (August 14).

According to him, it was reported that the contributing factors of the new HIV cases are homosexual or bisexual relationships, and also heterosexual relationships.

As for Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS) cases, Ling said 164 cases have been reported in Johor so far this year compared to 147 cases in the same period last year.

He said that during that period 10 deaths were recorded as a result of HIV, while 31 deaths were due to AIDS. – Bernama