KOTA SAMARAHAN : The Department of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences (FMHS), Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS), with the support of Sarawak Convention Bureau (SCB) and Sarawak Tourism Board (STB) have successfully conducted ‘1st UNIMAS International Nursing Students’ Conference, in conjunction with the ‘10th International Nursing Students’ Forum on the 9th and 10th March 2019.
The conference, organized by the final year nursing students, has broken an impressive record of international delegates as a celebration for their annually conducted conference’s 10th anniversary.
Held at DeTAR PUTRA, UNIMAS, this conference has drawn in internationally acclaimed speakers and delegate participation reaching 139 in total from countries such as China, Indonesia, Singapore, Thailand and Philippines. Adding up with local Malaysian participants, this student conference has racked up an astounding 638 delegates to celebrate the decade benchmark in their tradition.
Joining the conference as proud co-hosting partners were 16 international and local institutions: Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine and Guangxi University of Chinese Medicine from China; Khon Kaen University, Boromarajonani College of Nursing Sunpasitthiprasong Thailand, Suratthani Rajabhat University from Thailand; Sekolah Tinggi Ilmu Kesihatan (STIK) Muhammadiyah Pontianak, Tanjungpura University, Faculty of Nursing Jamber University, Universitas Muhammadiyah Purwokerto, STIK Palembang, STIK Muhammadiyah Gombong, and Budi ...