A Steering Committee Meeting was held at Institut Jantung Negara (National Heart Institute), Kuala Lumpur on 23 October 2019. The annual meeting involve both top managements of National Heart Institute and Universiti Teknologi Malaysia. The meeting was held to update the team on 2018 Key Performance Index Achievement, 2019 Key Performance Index Strategic Plan & Activity and several High Impact Research & Development Projects. The meeting was attended by YBhg. Dato’ Seri Dr. Mohd Azhari Yakub, YBhg. Prof. Datuk Ir. Dr. Wahid Omar, YBhg. Datuk Dr. Aizai Azan Abdul Rahim, YBhg. Prof. Datuk Dr. Ahmad Fauzi Ismail, YBhg. Dr. Suhaini Kadiman, YBhg. Assoc. Prof. Dr. Kahar Osman, Dr. Ahmad Zahran Md. Khuzari and Dr. Syafiqah Saidin.

In conjunction to the Steering Committee Meeting, prototype exhibition was held to promote collaborative research projects between IJN and UTM to the public and IJN Clinician. 8 research prototypes were exhibited during the event. Among research fellows presented during the exhibition were YBhg. Prof. Dr. Ida Idayu Muhamad, Dr. Ahmad Zahran Md. Khudzari, Dr Syafiqah Saidin, Dr. Hau Yuan Wen and Dr. Siti Nur Syairah Anis.