Friday, September 30, 2011

IBM's Smarter Planet Malaysia Healthcare Week Trivia

Here comes the moment everyone's been waiting for! We have come to our final video and as promised, here are the trivia questions for the Smarter Planet Malaysia Healthcare Week Contest:

1. Let’s start off with a simple question. How many videos were featured throughout the Healthcare Week on the Smarter Planet Facebook page?
Hint: Start counting!

2. Which is the only state in Malaysia WITHOUT a private Hospital?
Hint: Infographic

3. What is the name of the IBM computing system that aids doctors in finding solutions a lot faster than before?
Hint: Thursday’s Video

Simple right? Come visit the official facebook page at Smarter Planet Malaysia.

Answer all 3 questions by emailing with your name, I.C number, contact number, and address.

This contest ends on Sunday 11.59pm/Monday 12.00am and the winners will be announced on Monday.

Tuesday, September 27, 2011

IBM's Smarter Planet Malaysia Healthcare Week

IBM's organising a Smarter Planet Malaysia Healthcare Week! And you are invited!

Ever wonder what IBM's got to do with healthcare? Here comes the opportunity to find out more and win PRIZES!

We would be posting up a series of VIDEOS during the these few days on our facebook page. And based on the series, there would be a TRIVIA on the last day of the Healthcare week this FRIDAY (30 September 2011) that would be posted on our page as well.

There's a total of two PRIZES to be won!
So, watch out for it!
Come and visit our page and the Smarter Planet Malaysia page for the updates! Let's spread the word out!! Prizes are at stake!

Saturday, September 10, 2011

Competition: Artwork for the Asia Pacific Report on the Social and Environmental Determinants of Health Equity

Would you like to contribute to a global movement for health equity and win USD100?

Asia Pacific HealthGAEN (The Global Action for Health Equity Network) ( is preparing a report on the social and environmental determinants of health and health equity across Asia Pacific. This report will feed into the discussions at the World Health Organisation global conference on the social determinants of health in October this year (

Your artwork could feature in this report. To have a chance of being named in the report and winning the money, you would need to draw one image that captures the following:
  • - The inequities in health across Asia Pacific
  • - The determinants of health inequities (economic globalisation; urbanisation; climate change; social exclusion)
  • - Action to improve health equity
If you would like to enter into this competition please send the piece of artwork, your name and email address to and CC to by 23rd Sept 2011.

The winner will be notified by 30th September 2011.

Friday, September 2, 2011

Kaplan Live Online Event 2

Kaplan Medical will be organising a free Live Online Event on "Online Prep, the Next Revolution in USMLE Preparation" with the details as follow:

Title : Online Prep, the Next Revolution in USMLE Preparation
Date : Thursday, September 8th
: 8 pm in Malaysia
Speaker : Judy Schwenker, Kaplan Medical's Director of Study Skills

Judy Schwenker, Kaplan Medical's Director of Study Skills, will be giving outlines of Kaplan's new online prep course and demonstrates how students can now get all the advantages of Kaplan's US Center Prep course from the comfort of their own home.

For those who are interested, participation is free with prior registration here. As before, during the seminar, you will also be able to submit questions and receive live feedback.