We are entering a new era in which a fundamental understanding of Stem Cell Medicine will play a critical role. The Training in Stem Cell Medicine is a Continuous Professional Development (CPD) Program, certified by CPD International UK for Medical Doctors & Healthcare professionals who wish to further their knowledge in Stem Cell Medicine. Learners will be taught on the fundamentals of Stem Cell Medicine, embryonic and adult stem cells are examined in terms of their origin, molecular, cellular, and potential therapeutic properties. Administration of Stem Cells in degenerative illness are critically evaluated. Ethical issues are also considered.Learners who complete the CPD Training in Stem Cell Medicine will receive the Certificate of Continuous Professional Development from CPD International (UK) and IIWAM. Subsequently, Learners can later pursue their Professional Diploma in Cellular Medicine, issued by European University (Paris), which is conducted over a period of 6-alternate weekends.


The CPD Training in Stem Cell Medicine Program consists of a theory module and a clinical case discussion module.  Learners will be taught on the fundamentals of Stem Cell medicine, embryonic and adult Stem Cells are examined in terms of their origin, molecular, cellular, and potential therapeutic properties. Administration of Stem Cells in Rehabilitative Medicine and degenerative illness are critically evaluated. Ethical issues are also considered. Trainers will also emphasise on designing protocols for specific degenerative illnesses.


The CPD Training in Stem Cell Medicine Program is conducted over 2-continuous days. Lectures will be conducted in the morning from 9.30 am to 1.00 pm and the clinical case discussion will be from 2.00 pm to 4.30 pm. Learners are encouraged to participate in the clinical case discussion.


The assessment for the Advanced Training in Stem Cell Medicine consists of a viva discussion at the end of the training. Learners will be entitled for their certificates upon successfully completing their Program.


Learners who complete the CPD Training in Stem Cell Medicine will receive the Certificate of Continuous Professional Development in Stem Cell Medicine from CPD International (UK) and IIWAM.  


By the end of the CPD Training in Stem Cell Medicine Program, Learners shall:

  • Have advanced their knowledge in Stem Cell Medicine significantly.
  • Be familiar with treatment protocols for degenerative diseases.
  • Be skilful in selecting the right choice of Stem Cell for their patients.
  • Be familiar with different Stem Cell manufacturing platforms.
  • Be prudent in avoiding Stem Cell complications.

The fee for International candidates is as follows:

  • Registration fee is USD 100 (USD One Hundred Only), paid upon registration.
  • Program fee is USD 630 (USD Six Hundred Thirty Only), paid before the due date.

The fee for Malaysian candidates is as follows:

  • Registration fee is RM 450 (RM Four Hundred and Fifty Only), paid upon registration.
  • Program fee is RM 2700 (RM Two Thousand Seven Hundred Only), paid before the due date.

Fee is inclusive of:

  • Theory lectures.
  • Assessment fee.
  • Certification fee.

Fee is NOT inclusive of:

  • Travelling, accommodation and food.
  • Aesthetic pharmaceuticals.
  • Other reference textbooks.
  • Graduation ceremony and fees.
  • Other ancillary costing.

Please note that the fee is subject to change but is protected upon paying the Registration fee.


IIWAM offers several rebate plans. It includes:


Please contact IIWAM for more details on the payment plans.


Payment can be made via IIWAM website’s secured Online Payment Gateway, using a Credit Card or Online Bank Transfer.

Other payment method includes:

  • Telegraphic Transfer.
  • Western Union.
  • Cash (USD or RM).

Malaysian Candidates can pay in local currency.


The theory lectures on CPD Training in Stem Cell Medicine are very detailed. Trainers will cover important chapters, clinical papers and slides from each topic. Learners are strongly advised to review the slides and other online contents before and after each lecture series.

Theory topics include:

  • Science of Regenerative and Cellular Medicine.
  • Types of Stem Cell.
  • Mechanism of Signaling of Stem Cell in Cellular Medicine.
  • Stem Cell in Degenerative Diseases.
  • Stem Cell in Rehabilitation Medicine.
  • Treatment Protocol for Stem Cell in Cellular Medicine.
  • Advanced Stem Cell Implantation Techniques.
  • Identifying Cellular Medicine Complications.

The clinical case discussion is equally intersting & interactive. Trainers will introduce specific clinical cases and Learners are required to develop treatmnent protocols for specific degenerative illness.

The clinical case discussion in Stem Cell & Cellular Medicine will cover the following areas:

  • Stem Cell & Cellular Medicine in adult degenerative diseases.
  • Stem Cell & Cellular Medicine in post stroke rehabilitaion.
  • Stem Cell & Cellular Medicine for wellness & rejuvenation.

IIWAM Online Aesthetic Medical Library, hosted by DAOS (US) contains over thousands of clinical slides, clinical papers, textbooks and journals, which are constantly updated. There are also several clinical training videos, cadaveric dissection and master anatomy videos.

The Online Aesthetic Medical Library gives Learners the freedom to study, anytime, anywhere at their own convenience. The Online Aesthetic Medical Library is accessible for 12-months. Learners will be given access to the Online Library once they complete the full payment.


IIWAM is a registered Continuous Professional Development (CPD) trainer with Malaysian Medical Association (MyCPD and CPD Online) and CPD International (UK). Medical Doctors are entitled for the Continuous Professional Development (CPD) points for certain Programs (MyCPD and CPD Online). Here are examples of some of the CPD Programs, conducted by IIWAM (Click the links below to view Program details):


The Letter of Credentialing and Privileging (LCP) Examination is NOT applicable for this Program.

The LCP exam is conducted by the Ministry of Health (Malaysia) for Malaysian Medical Doctors who wish to practice Aesthetic Medicone in Malaysia. Doctors who are planning to sit for the LCP Board Exam are advised to join the Professional Diploma in Aesthetic Medicine (LCP) Program since the Professional Diploma in Aesthetic Medicine (LCP) Program syllabus complies with the guidelines drafted by the Malaysian Ministry of Health (MOH or KKM) LCP sub-committee.  


The CPD training Program is NOT a Cosmetology or Aesthetic courses.

Cosmetology schools or courses are meant for beauticians, and the training includes eyebrow threading, eyebrow embroidery, manicure, pedicure, non-Laser hair removal or waxing. Some cosmetology courses also teach about micro needling, micro peeling, Chemical Peels and other non-invasive procedures.

The Professional Diploma in Aesthetic Medicine by IIWAM is designed to teach Doctors and Dentists the principles of Aesthetic Medicine and on how to prescribe and perform Aesthetic procedures in a safe and correct manner. It also covers ethical Aesthetic practices and on how to prevent & manage Aesthetic complications.

The Professional Certificate in Advance Aesthetic by IIWAM is for Nurses, Aestheticians and Spa Owners. This Program trains them on the principles of Aesthetic Medicine and how to consult and assist in Aesthetic procedures in a correct manner. It also teaches them on ethical Aesthetic practices and on how to identify & prevent Aesthetic complications.

The Advanced Trainings and CPD Training Programs by IIWAM are stand-alone training for Doctors who have completed the Professional Diploma in Aesthetic Medicine and slightly experienced Aesthetic Medical practitioners.  

All of IIWAM Programs are NOT a cosmetology or a post-graduate course. Importantly, practitioners are trained to abide by their local health regulations pertaining to their eligibility to administer Aesthetic procedures in all IIWAM’s training Programs.


The Institute shall bear the cost of Botulinum toxin, Dermal Filler and Chemical Peel when the Trainer does the procedures for demonstration purposes. Learners are required to buy their own Botulinum Toxin, Dermal Filler and Chemical Peel to do their own procedures. The cost of supplies is slightly cheaper at the Institute. Click to view IIWAM PRODUCT brochure.

Brands of Botulinum toxin used in the training:

  • Botox® from Allergan.
  • Dysport® from IPSEN.
  • Xeomin® from Merz.

Brands of Dermal Filler used in the training:

  • Hyaluronic acid (Teosyal, Juvederm, Restylane, Belotero, Apriline, etc).
  • Agarose (Algeness).
  • Calcium Hydroxyapatite (Radiesse).
  • Polycaprolactone (Elansee).
  • Polylactic acid (Sculptura).

Brands of Chemical Peel used in the training:

  • Modified Jessner Peel (Mesoestetic).
  • Jessner Peel (Professional Solutions).
  • Alpha Hydroxy Acid (AHA).
  • Retinoic Acid Peel.

Brands of Skin Boosters used in the training:

  • GAURI PCL Booster
  • Redensity I from Teosyal.
  • Profhilo from IBSA.
  • Restylane Vital and Restylane Vital Light from Galderma.

Brands of Threads used in the training:

  • PDO threads from N-Finders (Korea).
  • PDO and PCL threads from White Medience (Korea).
  • PDO, Hyaluronic Acid, PLA and PCL threads from APTOS.
  • PCL threads from Silhouette Soft.

Types of Stem Cells used in the training:

  • Human Umbilical Cord Mesenchymal Stem Cell - Haemopoietic.
  • Human Umbilical Cord Mesenchymal Stem Cell - Cord Jelly.
  • Autologous Mesenchymal Stem Cell - Haemopoietic, Marrow & Adipose Tissue.

International Institute of Wellness & Aesthetic Medicine (IIWAM), previously known as Aesthetic Academy Asia, is a private Medical Training Institute that provides evidence based Aesthetic courses, with INTERNATIONAL Certificates to our Learners. IIWAM’s credentials include:

  • Programs are assured and certified by City & Guilds of London Institute.
  • Programs are certified by European International University (Paris).
  • Programs are certified by CPD Interntaional (UK).
  • Registered Continuous Professional Development (CPD) training provider for Malaysian Medical Association.
  • Registered training provider for Human Resource Development Corp (Malaysia).
  • Registered training provider for SOCSO (Malaysia).

IIWAM develops knowledgeable, skilled & confident Aesthetic practitioners with  International certifications.

IIWAM is the first institute in the World to offer Aesthetic Medical training Program with International Certificate from City & Guilds of London Institute, European International University (Paris) & CPD International (UK).

IIWAM core Programs include:

  • Professional Diploma in Aesthetic Medicine Programs for Doctors & Dentists.
  • Professional Certificate in Advanced Aesthetic for Nurses, Pharmacists, Aestheticians and Spa Owners.
  • Advanced Aesthetic Nursing Courses.
  • Advanced Aesthetic Courses for Aestheticians (Beauticians) and Spa Owners.

IIWAM also offers special Programs, such as:

  • Stem Cell Medicine Program.
  • Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Training Program.
  • Advanced Dermal Filler Courses.
  • Lip, Nose and Chin Filler Courses.
  • Advanced Botulinum (Botox, Dysport & Xeomin) Courses.
  • Laser Skin Rejuvenation Programs.
  • Laser Tattoo Removal Programs.
  • Laser Hair Removal Programs.
  • Chemical Peel Programs.
  • Basic and Advanced Thread lift Courses.

The Course Director is Prof Dr Morthy. He started his career in Aesthetic Medicine in 1999 and has been teaching Aesthetic Medicine since year 2007. He has also published several clinical papers on Lasers, Fillers and Botulinum Science in renowned journals.  

His professional achievements include:

  • Founding President of Malaysian Society of Aesthetic Medicine (MSAM).
  • Awarded (Honorary) Professorship by EIU, Paris.
  • Awarded (Honorary) Diploma for Professional Achievements & Contribution for Intellectual Progress, Oxford.
  • Awarded (Honorary) Letter of Credentialing & Privileging (LCP), Malaysia.
  • Awarded as “Member in Good Standing” by International Association of Physicians in Aesthetic Medicine (IAPAM).
  • Appointed as Adjunct Professor for UCSI Masters in Aesthetic & Anti-Aging Medicine.
  • Appointed as Associate Member of the American Society of Laser Surgery.
  • Appointed as Trainer for Medical Aesthetic Certification (MAC) Program.
  • Appointed as Head of Academy of Aesthetic Medicine and Assoc Professor, MAHSA University.
  • Appointed as Chairman for Aesthetic Academy Asia.
  • Appointed to the Editorial Board & Organizing Committee Member of World Dermatology & Aesthetic Congress.
  • Appointed to the Editorial Board of Acta Scientific.
  • Appointed to the Editorial Board of Clinical Dermatology Open Access Journal.
  • Honorary speaker for Korean Society of Aesthetic Medicine.
  • Honorary speaker for PERDESTI, Indonesia and SWAM ID, Indonesia.
  • Honorary speaker for World Aesthetic Dermatology Society, Peru.
  • Honorary speaker for Society of Anti-Aging & Regenerative Medicine (SAAARM), Malaysia.
  • Key Opinion Leader and Trainer for Dysport (Malaysia), Decoria (Sweden), N-Finders (Korea) and Algeness (USA).

IIWAM has several resident trainers and International trainers.

Most of the trainings are conducted by the resident trainers while International trainers are invited regularly for Continuous Professional Development (CPD) events. All Learners will be notified of Continuous Professional Development (CPD) Programs and are encouraged to join the event. Click here to view our TRAINERS.


If you have decided to start a career in Aesthetics, with International recognitions, then:

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