DIRECTOR'S WELCOME MESSAGE
Welcome to the Advanced Medical and Dental Institute (AMDI) or normally known as Institut Perubatan dan Pergigian Termaju (IPPT), Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) official portal.
Thank you for browsing IPPT website. I hope this website is beneficial and provides the latest and sufficient information. IPPT was established on 16th October 2002 with grants from the government of Malaysia under the auspices of the Ministry of Education.
IPPT USM aim to spearhead in transforming medical and dental education to greater heights. IPPT aims to generate manpower with knowledge, creativity, commitment and skill to provide for the country’s growing needs for better healthcare services. Steps have been taken by creating postgraduate medical programs in selected critical areas.
IPPT has three main activities namely clinical services, collaborative research and post-graduate degree programmes. A clinical trial complex has been set up with clinical facilities and research laboratories to equip the needs of clinical services. It was officially opened in September, 2004 and now operates in a new building in the campus in Bertam, Kepala Batas.
IPPT is a post graduate research institute specializing in selected medical and dental fields. It also plays a vital role in producing competent medical and dental specialists who, among others, are able to conduct clinical trials for patients in northern region of Malaysia, in our established Clinical Trial Centre.
We invite you to navigate through our web-links to the research and instructional programs. We are proud of what we do and invite you to come and join us. If you would like more information, please feel free to contact me or one of the advisors in our programs.
Last but not least, I would like to dedicate my aspirations and hope to all IPPT employees and students that we can and will work together, united as a family to make IPPT the best medical and dental research institute in the region and globally.