IJN-UTM Cardiovascular Engineering Centre or known as IJN-UTM Cardio Centre is one of the UTM Centre of Excellence (CoE), under the management of Institute of Human Centered Engineering (iHumEn). It was established in 2013 with a collaboration between National Heart Institute (Institut Jantung Negara – IJN) and Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM)

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Knowledge Transfer Program at SK Sega, Rantau, Negeri Sembilan

KTP at SK Sega, Rantau, Negeri Sembilan29 November 2023 SK Sega, Rantau, Negeri Sembilan IJN-UTM CEC collaborated with PGSS-FKM to conduct a successful Knowledge Transfer Program (KTP) called "Program Memasyarakatkan Ilmu" on February 5, 2024 (Monday) at Sekolah...

First Aid and CPR Training 2023

FIRST AID & CPR TRAINING 202329 November 2023 Building T03, UTM A 1-day training on First Aid & CPR has been successfully conducted where all 20 participants has passed the practical training and MCQ exam. This training is in collaboration with UTM Health Care...

APSAO Congress 2023

ASIA-PACIFIC SOCIETY FOR ARTIFICIAL ORGAN CONGRESS 2023 (APSAO)25 - 26 September 2023 PAUM Clubhouse, University of Malaya IJN-UTM Cardiovascular Engineering Centre (IJN-UTM CEC) as the co-organiser for Asia-Pacific Society for Artificial Organ Congress 2023 (APSAO),...

EMC Function Test

EMC FUNCTION TEST4 September 2023 Electromagnetic Compatibility Laboratory, V01, IJN-UTM CEC A 1-day function test session was conducted at the EMC laboratory. The session was successfully delivered and IJN - UTM Cardiovascular Engineering Centre would like to thank...

MKiNE iHumEn 2023

MKiNE iHumEn 202311 August 2023 Hotel Seri Malaysia, Mersing, Johor MKine iHumEn 2023 is an award ceremony, organised by Institute of Human Centered Engineering (iHumEn) as an appreciation platform for the achievement of Research Centres (RCs) and fellows under iHumEn...

IJN-UTM Research Convention 2023

IJN-UTM Research Convention 202321 June 2023 Sultan Ibrahim Chancellory Building, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Johor Bahru IJN-UTM Convention 2023 is a 1-day event that comprised of four sequence professional activities including Research Exhibition, CEO Talk,...

Good Clinical Practice (GCP) Certified Course 2023

Good Clinical Practice (GCP) Certified Course 20236 - 8 March 2023Level 2, MaGICX Seminar RoomUniversiti Teknologi Malaysia, Johor Bahru The Certified Good Clinical Practice Certified Course 2023 (GCP Course 2023) was successfully organized and attended by 17...

VR Metaverse Teaching – DNB and Ericsson

VR Metaverse Teaching - DNB and Ericsson18 February 2023UTM KL - Sarawak Curtin University Dr. Syafiqah has successfully delivered the 15 min lesson on the Anatomy of the Heart to students in Sarawak Curtin University through Metaverse dimension where she was exactly...

UTM-IJN-Industry DTD Grant Workshop

UTM-IJN-Industry DTD Grant Workshop10 September 2022Double Tree Hilton, Putrajaya A workshop was organized between UTM researchers, IJN clinicians and three key industries in forwarding three IJN-UTM CEC products towards commercialization. The first product known as...

MoU Signing Ceremony: EPI Academy Sdn. Bhd. – UTM

MoU Signing Ceremony between EPI Academy Sdn. Bhd. and UTM25 August 2022Building V01, UTM MoU Signing Ceremony was held at UTM between EPI Academy Sdn. Bhd. and Universiti Teknologi Malaysia. The MoU was signed by the Deputy Vice Chancellor of UTM (Research &...

Basic Health Screening Section at SK Sega

05 February 2024

During the Knowledge Transfer Program (KTP) at Sekolah Kebangsaan Sega (SK Sega), a team from IJN-UTM CEC with the collaboration of Rantau medical doctor has provided a Basic Health Screening to the community of SK Sega, mostly parents and PIBG members, Among the screening were the measurements of BMI, blood pressure, temperature, oxygen level, glucose level and the medical advice from the doctor.

KTP Program at SK Sega, Negeri Sembilan

05 February 2024

IJN-UTM CEC collaborated with PGSS-FKM to conduct a successful Knowledge Transfer Program called “Program Memasyarakatkan Ilmu” at Sekolah Kebangsaan Sega in Rantau, Negeri Sembilan. We express our heartfelt gratitude to Prof. Dr. Kahar Osman as the Program Leader and to all those who participated and contributed to the success of this meaningful initiative.

Securing Industrial Grants: Early 2024 Achievement

26 January 2024

Congratulation to Assoc. Prof. Dr. Azli Yahya and Dr. Syafiqah Saidin, the full fellows of IJN-UTM CEC, for securing two industrial grants from Mindmatics Sdn. Bhd. (2 years project) and IJN Sdn. Bhd. (1 year project) with a total amount of RM283,230. The project with Mindmatics involves the development of machining metallic implants while the project with IJN involves the development of research management system. Congrates to both fellows and may the project conduction run smoothly.

UTM Researcher of the Week: Dr. Syafiqah Saidin

25 January 2024

Introducing UTM Researcher of the Week, Dr. Syafiqah Saidin, a senior lecturer at the Department of Biomedical Engineering & Health Sciences, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, UTM Johor Bahru. Dr. Syafiqah, an alumna of UTM, specializes in Biomaterials, Tissue Engineering, and Drug Delivery. She is also the Director of the IJN-UTM Cardiovascular Engineering Centre in UTM Johor Bahru, conducting her research under the Health & Wellness Research Alliance. https://www.facebook.com/univteknologimalaysia

Management Committee Meeting 01/2024

19 January 2024

IJN-UTM CEC team led by Dr. Syafiqah Saidin has travelled to IJN Sdn. Bhd. at Kuala Lumpur to have their first Management Committee meeting in 2024 with the Clinical Research team led by Dato’ Dr. Suhaini Kadiman. A recap has been done on the program and activities in 2023 and few planning ahead for 2024 was discussed. This sustainability collaboration between academia and industry should be nourished for the benefit of humankind.

Postdoctoral Fellow: Dr. Jaweria Ambreen

10 January 2024

Welcome to Dr. Jaweria Ambreen from COMSATS University, Pakistan for your appointment as UTM Postdoctoral Fellow for 2 years until 30 June 2025. Dr. Jaweria is supervised under Dr. Syafiqah Saidin, working on the UTM Fantastic 4 Program: Biodegradable Materials. She is majorly working in Biomedical Sciences Laboratory and Biocompatibility Laboratory. 

Arduino Essential: A Beginner’s Workshop 2024

09 January 2024

A 1-day online workshop on Arduino Essentials: A Beginner’s Workshop 2024 has been successfully conducted with 21 participants from various backgrounds. The workshop module was delivered by Assoc Prof. Ir. Dr. Tan Tian Swee and Mr. Leong Kah Meng, followed by the hands-on session via the online Arduino platform (https://wokwi.com/). The workshop is specifically intended to provide the basics of Arduino programming, circuit design, and hands-on projects.

Program Visit from Daegu Catholic University, Korea

08 January 2024

A visit by Prof. Young Soo Sohn a Professor in Department of Biomedical Engineering, Daegu Catholic University, Korea with 6 undergraduate students to IJN-UTM Cardiovascular Engineering Centre to discuss possible research collaboration by IJN-UTM fellows. Apart from that, a visit to the EMC lab and VICON Lab under the Sport Innovation & Technology Centre (SITC).


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