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17-03-2007, 11:06 PM
Dear all USJ Friends,
This is to inform all the USJ friends that Malaysia Metabolic Society is going to organize Medical Talk(Free admission) on Inborn Error of Metabolic(IEM) & Newborn Screening at Hospital Kuala Lumpur at Dewan Auditorium Paediatric on 25th of March 2007(SUNDAY) from 8AM-12PM. This is a continual initiative to educate public and uplift awareness against Metabolic & Genetic diseases in Malaysia.

There’ll be a free blood screening test(NEWBORN SCREENING) for participants below 18. If you know any of your friends that possibily affected with unknown weird diaseases that could be due to inherited genetic disorder, then please inform and ask them to join this event. 4 speciliast will be attending and the consultation is absolutely FOC.

Below are the program of the day:

0800 Pendaftaran Peserta
Membership Drive & Bermula Ujian New Born Screening
*Pameran Barangan Penyakit Metabolik.
0830 - Ketibaan Tetamu Jemputan
- Ketibaan Pengarah Hospital K. Lumpur
Pemeriksaan Darah Percuma Untuk Saringan Penyakit Metabolik
0840 - Ucapan Aluan Oleh,
Nik Rozma
(Pengerusi Jawatankuasa Sambutan)

0900 - Ucapan Oleh:
Pengerusi Persatuan Metabolik Malaysia(MMS)
En Azmi b. Abu Samah

0915 - Ucapan Utama/Perasmian Oleh:
Pengarah Hospital K.Lumpur Dr Zaininah bt Mohd Zain
(Lawatan Ke Gerai Pameran)

0930 - Ceramah Pencegahan Kecacatan Akal & Fizikal
Dr Choy Yew Sing - Pakar Genetik/Metabolik

1000 - Ceramah Newborn Screening.
Dr Zabedah Mohd Yunus -Pakar Perunding Mikrobiologi

1030 - Sesi Soal Jawab Bersama Pakar

1100 - Nasihat Percuma

1200 - Kudapan/Bersurai.

May all the children in Malaysia free from the nightmare of inheriting genetic disorders. The fighting of rare disease is a long journey, we need more peoples to join in the battle to fight against these diseases. We believe this can only be achieve by continual education program and awareness activities. :)

Please kindly forward this message to all your friends as many as possible , we pray GOD will bless you and your family free from IEM diseases.

For any further enquiries, pls log on to www.mms.org.my for more info.