Prof. Emeritus Dato' Dr. Md. Tahir Md. Azhar

Special Appointee at the Office of The Ombudsman, IIUM


In earlier days, he had changed his life and fortune through education. He had his secondary education in MCKK and then pursued the medical program in UM. Thereafter he joined the UKM academic staff training program to pursue internal medicine in Edinburgh before subspecialising in clinical oncology in Glasgow.

He was the founding dean of the IIUM medical school and served the university till his retirement in 2015. Currently, Prof. Emeritus Dato’ Dr. Md Tahir is a special appointee in the Office of Ombudsman and Integrity at IIUM Gombak Campus.

Lecture title

Islamic Input in Medical Education and Healthcare Practice: Challenges and The Way Forward