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MAHSA Proudly Partners with Chartered Association of Building Engineers (CABE)

The Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and IT has officially partnered with the Chartered Association of Building Engineers (CABE) at an event today with the presence of CABE delegates, Dr Gavin Dunn, CEO of CABE UK, Alison Duckles, Director of Professional Development and Sr Isacc Sunder Rajan , Chair of CABE Malaysia Chapter. MAHSA University is the 3rd university in Malaysia after UKM and USM to achieve this partnership. As such we will receive accreditation from CABE for 4 of our programmes, Diploma and Degree in Civil Engineering, Diploma and Degree in Architecture Technology. Range of benefits of this collaboration include: Free membership of CABE for all of our students. The opportunity to be accredited by one of the most exciting and one of the fastest-growing industry bodies in the sector. A dedicated CABE team to provide personal support to and partner with our University to link Academia and students with the profession and employers for the benefit of the sector. 5 F
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CARE4ALL: World Mouth Cancer Awareness Week

November every year, we ask the world to unite to help reduce the burden of oral diseases, which affect individuals, health systems and economies everywhere. Its purpose: to empower people with the knowledge, tools and confidence to secure good oral health. In Malaysia we promote mouth cancer awareness month. Oral cancer, also known as mouth cancer, is cancer of the lining of the lips, mouth, or upper throat. In the mouth, it most commonly starts as a painless white patch, that thickens, develops red patches, an ulcer, and continues to grow. Oral cancer, also known as mouth cancer, is cancer of the lining of the lips, mouth, or upper throat. In the mouth, it most commonly starts as a painless white patch, that thickens, develops red patches, an ulcer, and continues to grow. Population growth and aging are the largest contributors to the increasing total number of cancer cases and the shift in the burden of cancer and other chronic diseases toward economically developing countries. The

1st Batch: Executive Certificate Dental Surgery Assistant

Congratulations to the first batch of ECDSA (Executive Certificate in Dental Surgery Assistant) students on the completion of their course. Kudos to all lecturers and staff from the Faculty of Dentistry for guiding them during the theory and practical sessions on campus. A Dental Surgery Assistant (DSA) is an auxiliary personnel who plays an integral and valued role in the dental healthcare team. He or she will work alongside dental surgeons in providing quality oral healthcare service to patients by assisting a dentist with procedures and necessary patient care. Currently, DSAs in the private sectors do not have formal training as compared to those in the public sector. Therefore, this programme will give the opportunity for students to be skilful both theoretically and in practical aspects. This programme will provide insightful exposure to the fundamentals of dental science and the necessary practical exposure a learner needs in order to perform efficiently and effectively alongside

Time Travel Halloween Dance Party

Who parties on a Monday night? Well we did at MAHSA and we had some awesome creative fun. Check out our REEL on Instagram HIT the PLAY Button!!

Dengue Control Talk and MAHSA Dengue Shield Kit Distribution

  On 23/10/2022 the ICP Project team from FOHS, MAHSA University conducted their first Dengue Control talk and demonstration for neighbourhoods surrounding LRT3 constructions sites at Masjid Al-Ma’Muriah, Kampung Sungai Kayu Ara. This talk was co-organized with Majlis Bandaraya Petaling Jaya (MBPJ) and supported by MRCB Builders, TDA and Ministry of Housing and Local Government, Malaysia. Attendees of the talk were given a MAHSA Dengue Shield Kit containing multiple dengue control modalities, and taught how to use each modality to effectively combat Dengue. We would like to thank   En. Ramli bin Haji Daud, MPKK Chairman of Kg. Sg. Kayu Ara, Ustaz Nazri Tajuddin, Nazir Masjid Al-Ma’muriah Kayu Ara, and all the residents of Kg. Sg Ara for embracing this initiative and their active participation. Our deepest gratitude to Mr. Ong Poo Soon Deputy Director of Health MBPJ and Pn. Mas Ayu Ahmad, Assistant Director (Vector Unit) MBPJ as well as their team of MBPJ officers who helped organiz

Burnout Amongst Academicians in Malaysia: What is it and how do we stop it?

Are you sick and tired of your eight-to-five job or is your eight-to-five job making you sick and tired? If you answered yes to either one of those questions, then you are not alone. According to Mohamed et al. (2021), academicians in Malaysia experience greater levels of burnout and psychological distress when compared to non-academicians. This all ultimately leads to a higher psychological distress among them which significantly affect their job satisfaction. We now know how prevalent burnout in Malaysia is, but what exactly is burnout? What does it mean and what constitutes as burnout? Burnout can be defined as the inability to cope with the emotional stress at the workplace. Consequently, burnout leads to a vicious cycle of depersonalization, decreased personal accomplishment and an increasing level of emotional exhaustion. It is inevitable that burnout may happen in any occupation, however the prevalence of burnout among university personnel has significantly increased whereby the

Oral Health Screening: Prokhas Health & Well Being at Work Program 2022

In conjunction with Prokhas Health & Well Being at Work Program in 2022, a free Oral Health screening was carried out by the 1 postgraduate Dr. Gayathri and assisted by 9 undergraduates Year 5 DDS students under the supervision of 1 lecturer Assoc. Prof Dr. Santhosh Kotian. It also involved other medical providers in collaboration with Avisena Specialist Hospital, Cardiac Vascular Sentral Kuala Lumpur, Bless Healthcare Sdn Bhd, MSU Medical Centre MAHSA Health Sdn Bhd. This was held on the 27th of October at Bukit Damansara. A total of 48 participants were attended to. PMCare organized this OSHE programmme for Prokhas Sdn.Bhd.. Other screening held were as follows: Biometric health screening progra Musculoskeletal screening program Vision screening program Dental screening program Body Composition Analysis screening program Heart Disease screening program Healthy Micro-Ma ORAL HEALTH SCREENING Words by Dr. Anna Rani Kanagarajah Senior Lecturer/Coordinator of Community Programmes Fa