New Horizons in Immunology and Dermatology
15th - 18th September, 2016
Nullam euismod commodo


YB Datuk Seri Dr S Subramaniam, Honourable Minister of Health, Malaysia


International Speakers:
Professor David E.Cohen MD,
Ronald O. Perelman Department of Dermatology
NYU School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA

Professor Steven R. Feldman, MD, PhD
Professor of Dermatology, Professor of Pathology, Professor of Public Health Sciences - Social Science and Health Policy
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston-Salem, NC, USA

Professor Woraphong Manuskiatti, M.D.
Professor of Dermatology, Department of Dermatology
Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand

Professor Goh Chee Leok
Professor of Dermatology, National Skin Centre, Singapore

Professor Shinichi Imafuku
Professor of Dermatology, Fukuoka University School of Medicine, Fukuoka City, Japan

Associate Professor Kurt Gebauer
Department of Dermatology, University of Western Australia

Assistant Professor Stefano Piaserico
Department of Dermatology, University of Padua, Italy

Dr Rataporn Ungpakorn
Consultant Dermatologist, Institute of Dermatology and Chulalongkorn Medical University, Bangkok, Thailand.

Dr Nan-Lin Wu
Attending Physician, Department of Dermatology, Mackay Memorial Hospital, Hsinchu, Taiwan

Dr Tian Yang Xi
Attending Doctor, Department of Dermatology, Xijing Hospital, Fourth Military Medical University, China

Local Speakers
Professor Lim Shieh Wei (Malaysia)
Dr Rohna Ridzwan (Malaysia)
Dr Sabeera Begum (Malaysia)
Dr Tang Min Moon (Malaysia)
Dr Leong Kin Fon (Malaysia)
Dr Irene Lee Chew Kek (Malaysia)
Dr Kent Woo Chee Keen (Malaysia)
Dr Heah Sheau Szu (Malaysia)
Dr Ch’ng Chin Chwen (Malaysia)


Scientific Program at a glance Download here

Program Book. Download here.


Registration Form for PDM Members. Download here
PDM Dermatologists will receive their registration forms direct from their emails too.

Registration Form for Non-members. Download here
Registration Fees
Category Early Bird Registration (until 31 Jul 2016)

Late Registration
(after 31 July 2016)

PDM Member RM200 RM300
Non-member RM800 RM900
Trainees/Govt Med Officer RM350 RM450
Nurses/Paramedics RM400 RM500
Day Registrant RM400 RM400
Pre-Congress Workshop* RM100 RM100
Accompanying person RM200 RM200
LADS Society Member** RM650 RM750

*Fees waived for PDM members, trainees, govt medical officers, nurses and paramedics
** LADS comprises of the national dermatological societies of Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, Philippines, Vietnam, Cambodia and Taiwan. Members must attach their society letter when registering for proof of current status in order for this rate to apply.


  1. Direct Bank in

    Please advice Dato' Dr Noor Zalmy ( and cc to Secretariat ( by attaching your payment transaction slip after direct bank-in is done.

    Bank: Public Bank, Jalan Raja Chulan, Kuala Lumpur
    Name of Account: Persatuan Dermatologi Malaysia
    Account No: 3077451626

  2. Cheque

    Payment for registration are made payable to PERSATUAN DERMATOLOGI MALAYSIA. Kindly post your cheque to:

    The Conference Registration Secretariat
    Ms Christy Phang
    Product Manager
    Galderma c/o Zuellig Pharma Sdn Bhd
    Unit 904, Level 9, Uptown One, Jalan SS21/58 Damansara Utama, 47400 Petaling Jaya, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia
    Tel: +60 (3) 7735 6570 (ext: 6592)
    Fax: +60 (3) 7735 6599
    Mobile: +60 (16) 412 2527
    E mail:


PDM offers a poster scholarship to encourage participation at the Annual Dermatology Conference.
Poster Scholarship. This is open to all participants who submitted their abstracts for the poster presentation. Successful candidates will receive free conference registration including pre congress workshop. Please apply to the following email address:
Applicants are required to submit their name, email address, mobile number, position, place of work, abstracts, and a brief CV. Closing date is 25th July 2016. Judges' decision is final and no appeal will be entertained. Successful applicants will be notified by email.


Accommodation at Pullman Kuching Hotel Download here
PDM is NOT responsible for accommodation arrangement.
Book your room directly with Pullman Kuching Hotel.
Hotel Booking deadline: 15 August 2016

For reservation please email
No. 1A, Jalan Mathies Kuching, Sarawak 93100 Malaysia
Tel +60 (82) 222 888

Other Hotels: Hotel Hilton, Four Points Hotel, Grand Margherita Hotel, Riverside Majestic, Ariva Gateway, Abell Hotel, Tune Hotel, Harbour View Hotel and The Lime Tree Hotel.

Accommodation at Ariva Gateway Kuching Download here


PDM Annual Golf Tournament 2016
This year's PDM Annual Golf Tournament will be held in Kelab Gold Sarawak (KGS). The KGS course is a 36-holes golf course, the only one in the land of the Hornbills. Tee off is scheduled for 7.30 am. Participants eligible are PDM members, spouses, family members and invited guests. Participants will have to pay the Green Fees of RM150.00 per pax in addition to the buggy fees. You also must have a validated handicap of 24. Please get in touch with Ms Christy Phang ( There will be cash prizes and replica trophies for eligible winners.

Social and Tour Information Download here
Suggested tours:
1. City Tour
2. Semenggoh Orang Utan Nature Reserve
Sarawak River Cruise
4. Baku National Park
5. Sarawak Cultural Village

Proposal for Spouse Program Download here

Please contact the Tour Agent below directly for further details and booking. Download here

(PDM Dermatologists will get complimentary tours on Sunday for City Tour and Semengguh Orang Utan Nature Reserve. Please book from Tour Agent directly and mention you are PDM Dermatologists.)

Suite 59.1, First floor,
Kueh Hock Kui Comm. Centre,
Jalan Tun Ahmad Zaidi Adruce,
93150 Kuching, Sarawak, East Malaysia.
Tel. No. : 6-082-414200
H/p. No. : 6-012-8881480 or 6-019-8881480
Fax No. : 6-082-414210
E-mail :
SKYPE : mok2828


For abstracts instructions download here.
Abstract should be submitted to Dr Tan Wooi Chiang ( and Dato Dr Noor Zalmy Azizan (
Abstract submission Deadline: 25 July 2016


Trade Exhibitors
Please contact PDM Secretariat for details. Email address:

Floor Plan Download here


Registration Deadline
31 July 2016 after which RM100 surcharge is applied

Hotel Booking Deadline
15 August 2016

Abstract submission Deadline
25 July 2016


For enquiries, please contact PDM Secretariat
Ms Christy Phang
Product Manager
Galderma c/o Zuellig Pharma Sdn Bhd
Unit 904, Level 9, Uptown One, Jalan SS21/58 Damansara Utama, 47400 Petaling Jaya, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia
Tel: +60 (3) 7735 6570 (ext: 6592)
Fax: +60 (3) 7735 6599
Mobile: +60 (16) 412 2527
E mail:

Executive Committee
  • PresidentDr. Henry Foong Boon Bee
  • Vice PresidentDr. Agnes Heng Yoke Hui
  • Hon SecretaryDr. Rohna Ridzwan
  • Hon TreasurerDato' Dr. Noor Zalmi
  • Immediate Past PresidentDr. Najeeb M.Safdar
  • Committee MemberDr. Chan Lee Chin
  • Committee MemberDr. Khaw Guat Ee
  • Committee MemberDr. Sabeera Begum
  • Committee MemberDr. Tan Wooi Chiang

NB. The organizers reserves the right to amend the content of the scientific program as and when necessary. Please check for latest updates.

Last updated on 6th September 2016.

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