The Medical Education & Research Development Unit (MERDU) was formerly known as Health Research Development Unit (HeRDU). It was established on 15 November 1996 as a non-clinical special unit under the Dean’s office with its main focus being cross collaboration among clinical and non-clinical departments. It is also tasked with and to strengthening the health research capacity within the faculty.
In the year 2008, the Health Research Development Unit (HeRDU) was restructured and renamed Medical Education & Research Development Unit (MERDU)This is in line with the Faculty of Medicine’s vision to deliver quality medical education and develop research capacity in the area of medical education.Objective
Being a department with vigour and enthusiasm, we aim to :-