Department, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS), Kuching, Sarawak.
Ophthalmology Department, Sarawak General Hospital, Kuching, Sarawak, East Malaysia.
Medical Student Elective
by Dr. Alhady and Professor Chua
Miss Aditi Shah is a fourth year medical student
from University of Birmingham Medical School. She joined UNIMAS Department
of Ophthalmology for a student elective placement involving clinical
experience as well as research project in ophthalmology.
The study was supervised by Dr. M. Alhady and Professor C. Chua (UNIMAS) and
Professor Phillip Murray of the Birmingham and Midland Eye Centre, City
Hospital, Birmingham and was entitled the "The availability and
accessibility of cataract surgery in and around the city of Kuching".
The elective was arranged by our Head of Department, Dr. Mahadhir Alhady. We
welcome students to Kuching who are interested in doing an elective
incorporating clinical experience with a research study. If you are
interested please contact your Medical School Ophthalmology Department and
ask them to write to Dr. Mahadhir
View of Kuching City from Kuching
North City Council.
Iban patient for the project with Nurse Veronica as interpreter.
Bidayuh patient with Dr. Tan as interpreter.
Interviewing a Malay patient with
her daughter as interpreter.