Frequently Asked Questions


1. How do I register?

To register for ICDDTM’21, please fill in the Conference Registration Form. Once you have paid the registration fee, you have successfully registered for ICDDTM’21.

All participants must register for the conference, including those who are not going to present a poster or give a talk.

2. Which category should I register for?

The ICDDTM’20 registration categories are divided into:

  • Two-Day Conference & One-Day Workshop 
  • One-Day Conference

Participants who register before 31st August 2021 are eligible for the early-bird rates.

If you are a MACR member, you will get a RM 50 discount for the registration fee. Please make sure you choose your registration category carefully.

Please note that for student registration, a valid student ID is required. Students are required to enclose a scanned copy of their student ID during registration for verification purposes.

3. How can I pay my registration fee?

Payment can be made via cheque deposit, electronic fund transfer, or cash to:

  • Account name: Persatuan Penyelidikan Kanser Malaysia
  • Account number: 5121 4752 4724
  • Bank name: Malayan Banking Berhad (MAYBANK)
  • Swift Code: MBBEMYKL
  • Description: Registration for ICDDTM’21

If you are making the payment via a local order (LO) or a research grant, please contact us for further payment arrangement. You may send your request to

4. How do I know my registration is successful?

Once we have verified your payment, we will send a confirmation email to your registered email account.

5. What are the key registration deadlines?

31st August 2021 – Early-Bird Registration Deadline

31st October 2021 – Normal Rate Registration Deadline

8th – 9th December 2021 – Conference Dates

6. How can I cancel my registration?

To cancel your registration, please contact

Please note: For written cancellations received before 15th October 2021, the cancellation fee is RM 100. Thereafter, no refund will be possible.

7. How do I get a receipt for my payment?

We will send an electronic receipt to your registered email address, once we have verified your payment.

8. My university can only process my payment after the conference date. How do I register?

If you have any problems paying the registration fees before the conference, please contact our treasurer at


1. How do I submit an abstract?

Please follow our abstract guidelines and template for the preparation of your abstract. When the abstract is ready, click here to register for the ICDDTM’21 event and submit your abstract when registering.

2. When is the deadline for abstract submission?

19th September 2021 (Sunday).

3. When will I find out whether my abstract has been accepted?

All authors will be notified of the status of their abstracts.

4. How many abstracts can I submit?

An author may submit only one abstract as the first author. However, we do not limit the number of abstracts one can appear in as a co-author.

5. Where will my abstract be published?

Accepted abstracts will be published in the Malaysian Journal of Medicine & Health Sciences (MJMHS, a Scopus-indexed journal). Authors of selected abstracts will be invited to submit full papers to MJMHS (submission fee waived) or a special issue in Pharmacological Research (IF 7.658).

Awards for oral and poster presentations await! The awardee will be offered the prize of a free publication in any PeerJ journal e.g., PeerJ Life & Environment, which has an IF of 2.98. However, the prize does not guarantee the publication of any submission. All submissions will be rigorously peer-reviewed according to PeerJ’s standards.


1. How much Continuous Professional Development (CPD) points am I getting from this event?

16 CPD points from MMA if you attend the conference and additional 8 CPD points if you attend the workshop.

15 CPD points from MPS if you attend the conference and additional 6 CPD points if you attend the workshop.

16 CPD points from MMC if you attend the conference.

2. Do I get Certificate of Attendance from this event?

Yes. When you fulfill the following criteria:

  1. Your attendance is recorded when you check in via ibentos, the virtual platform that we use for this event. Your attendance need to be recorded as 80% check in.
  2. You complete the Feedback Form and submit at the end of the event.