• Medical Humanities and Ethics Unit
  • medheu@um.edu.my

Welcome to the Medical Humanities and Ethics Unit (MedHEU) Homepage. 

The Medical Humanities and Ethics Unit (MedHEU), Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Malaya was established on the 4th August 2021 with the aim to spearhead a shift in revolutionizing medicine and healthcare through the amalgamation of various disciplines and fields including history, philosophy, literature, creative arts, ethics as well as language and linguistics. MedHEU stands to create and spread awareness of the principles and values of humanity and ethics amongst the students and healthcare professionals to create holistic, intuitive, and empathetic individuals.

The focus of areas within this unit lies in three (3) main domains:

  1. Education and Training
  2. Research and Innovation
  3. Societal Services

Last Update: 11/08/2022