Hospital Sibu

Sibu Hospital is the second largest hospital in Sarawak, Malaysia. This hospital is the secondary referral centre for eight district hospitals located in the central region of Sarawak, namely Kanowit, Kapit, Mukah, Dalat, Daro, Sarikei, Saratok, and Betong. Neurosurgical and neurological cases and certain other subspecialist referral from Bintulu Hospital are also referred to this hospital. It is the teaching hospital for the Faculty of Medicine, SEGi University and postgraduate training centres for many other allied health disciplines (e.g. nursing, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, assistant medical officer, etc.)

  • Anaesthesia & Intensive Care
  • Internal Medicine
  • Developmental/Community Paediatrics
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Neurology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Obstetrics & Gynaecology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (Dental)
  • Orthopedics
  • Otorhinolaryngology
  • Pediatric & Neonatology
  • Psychiatry
  • Radiology
  • Rheumatology
  • Surgery

Sub-specialty (co-managed by General Physician/General Pediatricians with the subspecialist located in other tertiary centres)

  • Cardiology
  • Hematology
  • Nephrology
  • Oncology
  • Respiratory Medicine
  • Endocrine/ Metabolic
  • Haematology
  • Immunology
  • Infectious Disease
  • Medicine
  • Paediatric
  • Psychiatry
  • Respiratory Medicine
  • Rheumatology

100% enrolment target achieved except for 1-2 studies which were completed ahead of enrolment period.
National Coordinating PI for 6 studies (CYD67, V114_031, RESPIRE, VICTOR, CROCuS, MMR-161)
For RESPIRE, a Phase 2 RSV treatment study in infants and young children, we were the global top fifth
recruiter (out of 50 sites worldwide) and the top recruiter outside the Europe.
For VICTOR, a phase 2 RSV treatment study in toddlers, we recruited the global first subject and we were
the global top third recruiter (out of 29 sites worldwide).

  • IP Storage Facilities
  • Level 2 Biosafety Laboratory with HEPA
  • Molecular Tests Facilities
  • Storage Room for Equipment and Lab Kits
  • Overnight Accommodation for Trial Subjects
  • Emergency Department
  • Imaging department
  • MRI scan
  • CT scan
  • Day Care wards
  • Dedicated research unit
  • Pharmacy
  • Infusion capabilities
  • Monitoring rooms
  • Centrifuge
  • Refrigerated Centrifuge
  • Freezer -20 °C
  • Freezer -80 °C
  • Refrigerator (2-8 °C)
  • Thermoguard
  • 12 lead ECG
  • Phone
  • Fax
  • Internet Connection
  • Emergency electric supply
Public/ Private/ University Hospital Public Hospital
Prime Sites Network Yes
Categories Paediatrics/Neonatology


Number of CRM Study Coordinators

Clinical Research Centre (CRC)
Hospital Sibu
Batu 5 ½, Jln Ulu Oya,
96000 Sibu Sarawak