Bio-medical Imaging


The Department of Biomedical Imaging (formerly Department of Radiology), is situated on the 2nd floor of the Main Tower Building of the University of Malaya Medical Centre (UMMC). It was formed in 1964. This Department currently has a total of 300 staff which includes academic and non-academic staff and is continuing to grow.

This homepage provides information about educational programs offered, technology available and patient care activities that are part of a modern diagnostic radiology department facing challenges in the new millennium.

Academic Staff Members:
Radiology – 17 ( 4 Professors, 7 Associate Professors, 7 lecturers)
Radiography – 1 lecturer
Medical Physics – 1 professor, 2 lecturers, 6 tutors
Department of Biomedical Imaging Organisational Chart

To become a multifaceted Department of excellence in all four elements: clinical care, research, teaching and service to the University of Malaya and the radiology profession.

Our mission is to train the practitioners and the leaders of tomorrow and to advance the manner in which imaging and imaging sciences improve the human condition and continually reassess and improve all aspects of our practice.

Head of Department

Associate Professor dr. Khairul Azmi Abd Kadir
Department of Biomedical Imaging
Faculty of Medicine
Tel: +603-7949 2538