1st Prize Winner – 2013 Electronic Campaign for Oral Cancer Awareness

1st Prize Winner – 2013 Electronic Campaign for Oral Cancer Awareness

Electronic Campaign for Oral Cancer Awareness in Malaysia

The Electronic Oral Cancer Awareness Campaign Competition was held on the 17th November, 2013.

The National Oral Cancer Awareness Week was jointly organized by Oral Cancer Research Collaborating Centre (0CRCC), Ministry of Health and dental institutions throughout Malaysia.

In conjunction with this, a competition for the best “Electronic Campaign for Oral Cancer Awareness in Malaysia” was held on the 17th November, 2013 and all the 12 Universities on Malaysia offering dentistry were invited to participate.

The submission from the Faculty of Dentistry, MAHSA UNIVERSITY themed “Early Detection Saves Lives”. by DDS year four students NAVENITHAMARIA A/PEIRUTHARAJAN, SANTHANALAXMI A/P BALACHANDRAN, CHUA MIAO HUA, BELINDA DWEE KAR YEE and EDMUND OOI JIA EN had won the FIRST PRIZE, beating 12 other submissions.

The other 12 submissions were from the following Universities:

  • Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
  • SEGI University
  • Melaka Manipal Medical College
  • International Medical University
  • MAHSA University
  • International Islamic University Malaysia
  • Universiti Teknologi Mara
  • University of Malaya
  • Universiti Sains Malaysia