As we bid farewell to a true luminary, Dr Awang Bulgiba Awang Mahmud, on his well-deserved retirement, we reflect on a career marked by unwavering dedication, leadership, and remarkable achievements.
Dr Awang Bulgiba has been a trailblazer in the fields of health informatics, public health, and academia. His pioneering spirit and tireless commitment have left an indelible mark on our institution and the entire nation. From being the first Malaysian doctor to earn a PhD in Health Informatics to accumulating prestigious fellowships, his journey has been nothing short of extraordinary. His contributions, in academia, research and leadership, have propelled us to new heights, earning our university recognition and acclaim. During the challenging times of the COVID-19 pandemic, his expertise shone brightly as he led critical research projects and provided invaluable insights. His dedication to public health has inspired us all.
As we express our gratitude for his exceptional service, let us also celebrate the beginning of a well-deserved retirement. We know that this new chapter will bring even more accomplishments and adventures.
Dr Awang Bulgiba, your legacy will forever inspire our institution. May your retirement be filled with joy, good health, and the fulfilment of new achievements.
Thank you for your outstanding contributions. Happy Retirement!