May 27, 2019


Once again, the Academy of Sciences Malaysia (ASM) provided its expertise in STEM education to the Chemical Company of Malaysia Berhad (CCM) in organising the second edition of the STEM Up Challenge, held on 24 April 2019.
April 22, 2019

The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Annual Meeting 2019

ASM was invited to attend the AAAS Annual Meeting held at the Mariott Wardman Park, Washington DC from 14 to 17 February 2019.
April 22, 2019

ASM Fellows’ Lecture: Tropical Plant Genetics and Genomics: Investment for Future Security

ASM Fellow Professor Dr Wickneswari Ratnam FASc delivered her Fellows’ Lecture titled Tropical Plant Genetics and Genomics: Investment for Future Security. The lecture was held in UKM Bangi on 18 March 2019, which also doubled as UKM’s series of Syarahan Perdana.
April 22, 2019

MAKNA Cancer Research Award 2018

Continuing its legacy of encouraging cancer research in Malaysia via its annual Cancer Research Award, MAKNA once again recognised three outstanding recipients in cancer studies. Now in its 18th year, the annual MAKNA Cancer Research Award (MCRA) was launched in 2001 to support cancer research in order to push towards discovering potential cures for the disease.
April 22, 2019

L’Oreal-UNESCO for Women in Science National Fellowship Roadshow 2019

“Get Inspired and Be the Inspiration” was the theme for this year’s L’Oréal-UNESCO for Women in Science National Fellowship Roadshow. The Roadshow was held on 29 March 2019 at the Research Management & Innovation Complex, University of Malaya.
April 2, 2019

Mid-term Review of the Malaysia Education Blueprint 2015-2025 (Higher Education)

In November 2018, the Ministry of Education (MOE) through its Mesyuarat Jawatankuasa Pemandu Dana Penyelidikan Kementerian Pendidikan Tinggi appointed the Academy of Sciences Malaysia (ASM) to perform a thorough review of the Mid-Term Review of Malaysia Education Blueprint 2015-2025 (Higher Education).
April 2, 2019

ASM Halal Science Initiative

Halal Science can be defined as Halal Knowledge attained systematically through observation and experimentation study and practice to describe and explain the natural phenomena that relates to Halal practices.
April 2, 2019

Impact Study of the Implementation of Research Universities

ASM has been commissioned by the Ministry of Education in Nov 2017 for duration of six months, to carry out an impact study of the implementation of Research Universities in Malaysia.
April 2, 2019

National Conference on Scientific Achievements by Malaysian Women

In conjunction with the International Women’s Day, the Malaysian Invention and Design Society (MINDS) celebrated the achievements of Malaysian women scientists by organising a National Conference on Scientific Achievements by Malaysian Women on 9 March 2019.
February 25, 2019

Effective Publishing Strategies Workshop

The key to impactful research is an effective publishing strategy. That was the lesson that Dr Jeffrey Robens from Nature Research came to teach in the Workshop on Effective Publishing Strategies on 23 January 2019.
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