We are one of two paediatric surgery centres in the country providing a structured paediatric surgery training programme. Every member of the division is deeply committed to ensuring a high standard of clinical teaching and surgical training. To date, the Master of Paediatric Surgery programme has produced over 50 paediatric surgeons rendering paediatric surgical services accessible all over Malaysia. Postgraduate training activities include the following:-

  • Weekly postgraduate teaching activities, including:-
    • Radiology Conference
    • Clinical Pathology Conference
    • Journal Club
  • Weekly perioperative meetings discussing upcoming and recently performed surgeries, attended by all members of the department
  • Monthly nationwide paediatric surgery trainee teaching conducted online

We are also directly involved with teaching of Master of General Surgery postgraduates. 

Undergraduates in the University of Malaya Medical Program (UMMP) receive exposure and formal clinical teaching through lectures during their surgery rotation, and bedside clinical teaching during the paediatric rotation. Our division forms part of the examiner team for the UMMP examinations.

Members of the division are also involved in teaching and academic activities as speakers in

  • International multicentre webinars and conferences
  • Local conferences and seminars 
  • Postgraduate Nursing Lectures