CME Programmes

Continuing Medical Education Programmes

Date / Time Venue Topic Speaker / Chairperson
29 Nov 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room, Level 2, MEMC
Antiplatelet(s) – The Controversies             

Speaker:
Dr Tan Svenszeat
Cardiologist

27 Nov 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre, Level 3
Heart Failure in Type II Diabetes

Speaker:
Dr Chan Wan Xian
Cardiologist

Chairperson:
Dr Chuang Hsuan-Hung
Cardiologist

26 Nov 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2, Level 9
Management Options for Early-stage Prostate Cancer

Speaker:
Dr Chong Kian Tai
Urologist

Chairperson:
Dr Sam Peh
Urologist

22 Nov 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room, Level 2, MEMC
Spine Radiosurgery for Vertebral and Para-spinal Tumours – A Safe, Effective and Non-invasive Option for Patients with Spinal Metastasis

Speaker:
Dr Daniel Tan
Radiation Oncologist

Chairperson:
Dr Tan Chee Seng
Medical Oncologist

21 Nov 2019
Thursday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Parkway East Hospital
Conference Room, Level 1
Advances and Updates in Reconstructive Microsurgery

Speaker:
Dr Terence Goh
Plastic Surgeon

Chairperson:
Dr Mohamed Zulfikar Rasheed
Plastic Surgeon

20 Nov 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre, Level 3
Common Running Injuries and Management

Speaker:
Dr Ambrose Yung
Orthopaedic Surgeon

Chairperson:
Dr Mathew Tung
Neurosurgeon

19 Nov 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2, Level 9
The Future of Gout

Speaker:
Dr Eugene Lim
Rheumatologist

Chairperson:
Dr Sheila Vasoo
Rheumatologist

15 Nov 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room, Level 2, MEMC
Should We Embrace The High Flow Nasal Cannula (HFNC) in the Intensive Care Unit?

Speaker:
Dr Yip Hwee Seng
Respiratory Physician & Intensivist

Chairperson:
Dr Steve Yang
Respiratory Physician & Intensivist

13 Nov 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre, Level 3
Treating Advanced Gynaecological Cancers – It is Not Just Chemotherapy

Speaker:
Dr Lim Sheow Lei
Medical Oncologist

Chairperson:
Dr Tay Miah Hiang
Medical Oncologist

12 Nov 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2, Level 9
Are Breast Implants Making My Patients Sick? Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma and Other Breast Implant Related Illnesses

Speakers:
Dr Christopher Chui
Plastic Surgeon

Dr Mohamed Zulfikar Rasheed
Plastic Surgeon

8 Nov 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room, Level 2, MEMC
The Small Kidney Mass – Must the Patient Lose the Kidney?

Speaker:
Dr Png Keng Siang
Urologist

Chairperson:
Dr Toh Khai Lee
Urologist

7 Nov 2019
Thursday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Parkway East Hospital
Conference Room, Level 1
Common Things Occur Commonly – or Do They?

Speaker:
Dr Swaminathan Ikshuvanam
General Surgeon

Chairperson:
Dr Edward Pang
Anaesthesiologist

6 Nov 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre, Level 3
Medical vs Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery – What You Need to Know

Speaker:
Dr Audrey Looi
Ophthalmologist

Chairperson:
Dr Jimmy Lim
Ophthalmologist

5 Nov 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2, Level 9
When Sorry Seems to be the Hardest Word

Speaker:
Ms Mak Wei Munn
Partner, Allen & Gledhill

Chairperson:
Dr Foo Chek Siang
General Surgeon

1 Nov 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room, Level 2, MEMC
HIV Lookback and Trace Back

Speaker:
Dr Tan Hwee Huang
Assistant Group Director (Operations), HSA

Chairperson:
Dr Patrick Tan
Haematologist

30 Oct 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre, Level 3
Unusual Cause of Blindness

Speakers:
Dr Yeo Poh Teck
Neurologist

Dr Constance Lo
Respiratory Physician

Dr Tan Seng Hoe
Renal Physician

Chairperson:
Dr Tan Chai Beng
Neurologist

29 Oct 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2, Level 9
Brain Health – Preventing Dementia

Speakers:
Dr Calvin Fones
Psychiatrist

Dr Carol Tan
Geriatrician

25 Oct 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room, Level 2 MEMC
Happy New Ear – Plastic Surgery of The Ear

Speakers:
Dr Chia Hui Ling
Plastic Surgeon

Dr Tan Ying Chien
Plastic Surgeon

Chairperson:
Dr Colin Tham
Plastic Surgeon

23 Oct 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre, Level 3
Endometriosis – A Review of Current Treatment Options and New Developments

Speaker:
Dr Watt Wing Fong
Obstetrician & Gynaecologist

Chairperson:
Dr Irene Chua
Obstetrician & Gynaecologist

22 Oct 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2, Level 9
Surgical Advances in Breast Cancer Management

Speaker:
Dr Jendana Chanyaputhipong
General Surgeon

Chairperson:
Dr Andrew Lee
General Surgeon

18 Oct 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room, Level 2 MEMC
Musculoskeletal Oncology – Where are We Today?

Speaker:
Dr Singh Gurpal
Orthopaedic Surgeon

Chairperson:
Dr Richard Quek
Medical Oncologist

17 Oct 2019
Thursday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Parkway East Hospital
Conference Room 1, Level 1
Hepatitis B in Special Circumstances

Speaker:
Dr Desmond Wai
Gastroenterologist

Chairperson:
Dr Mukund Doshi
Internal Medicine Physician

16 Oct 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre, Level 3
Optimising Cervical Cancer Treatment Using Imaged Guided Interstitial Cervical Brachytherapy – Getting the Most Out of Your Treatment

Speaker:
Dr Johann Tang
Radiation Oncologist

Chairperson:
Dr Chia Yin Nin
Obstetrician & Gynaecologist

15 Oct 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2, Level 9
Advanced Liver Cancer – No Longer Doom and Gloom? Latest Updates in Treatment

Speaker:
Dr Choo Su Pin
Medical Oncologist

Chairperson:
Dr John Chia
Medical Oncologist

11 Oct 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room, Level 2 MEMC
Tips On Clinical Urology – Back To Basic

Speaker:
Dr Stephen Lim
Urologist

Chairperson:
Dr Toh Khai Lee
Urologist

09 Oct 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre, Level 3
Biofilms and Antimicrobial Tolerance in Recalcitrant Infections

Speaker:
Dr Rajni Kumaria
Medical Microbiologist

08 Oct 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2, Level 9
Duration of Dual Anti-platelet Therapy in Ischemic Heart Disease Patients – Is Longer Always Better?

Speaker:
Dr Jeremy Chow
Cardiologist

Chairperson:
Dr Leow Khang Leng
Cardiologist

04 Oct 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room, Level 2 MEMC
ENT Emergencies

Speaker:
Dr Tan Nam Guan
Otorhinolaryngologist

Chairperson:
Dr Lau Chee Chong
Otorhinolaryngologist

03 Oct 2019
Thursday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Parkway East Hospital
Conference Room 1, Level 1
Correcting Lower Limb Malalignment – The Why & How

Speaker:
Dr Kannan Kaliyaperumal
Orthopaedic Surgeon

Chairperson:
Dr Ramesh Subramaniam
Orthopaedic Surgeon

02 Oct 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre, Level 3
The Expanding Role of Cardiac CT in Contemporary Cardiology Practice

Speaker:
Dr Rohit Khurana
Cardiologist

Chairperson:
Dr Bernard Ee
Cardiologist

01 Oct 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2, Level 9
The Art and Science of Lower Limb Deformity Correction

Speaker:
Dr Antony Gardner
Orthopaedic Surgeon

Chairperson:
Dr Bernard Lee
Orthopaedic Surgeon

27 Sep 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Ending the HIV Epidemic – Pipe Dream or Reality?

Speaker:
Dr Lam Mun San
Infectious Disease Physician

Chairperson:
Dr Wong Sin Yew
Infectious Disease Physician

25 Sep 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Endoscopic Ear Surgery – A New Approach to Old Problems

Speaker:
Dr Barrie Tan
Otorhinolaryngologist

Chairperson:
Dr Chao Siew Shuen
Otorhinolaryngologist

24 Sep 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2, Level 9
Bad Bugs, No Drugs – Antimicrobial Resistance and the Role of Antibiotic Stewardship

Speaker:
Dr Koh Yin Ling
Infectious Disease Physician

Chairperson:
Dr Kumaria Rajni
Medical Microbiologist

20 Sep 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Advances in Echocardiography: 3D Echo, Contrast and Strain Imaging. When Is It Used in Clinical Practice?

Speaker:
Dr Lim Tiong Keng
Cardiologist

Chairperson:
Dr Chee Tek Siong
Cardiologist

19 Sep 2019
Thursday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Parkway East Hospital
Conference Room Level 1
Discussing the MOH Genetic Testing Guidelines and Pharmacogenomics for Personalized Medicine

Speaker:
Dr Brendan Pang
Pathologist

18 Sep 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Gout in Chronic Kidney Disease

Speaker:
Dr Angeline Goh
Renal Physician

Chairperson:
Dr Roger Tan
Renal Physician

17 Sep 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2, Level 9
Lumps and Bumps in Our Clinical Practice

Speaker:
Dr Charles Tan
General Surgeon

Chairperson:
Dr Foo Chek Siang
General Surgeon

13 Sep 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Optimizing Gut Health in the Aging Gut – Could This Be a New Target in Anti-aging?

Speaker:
Dr Melvin Look
General Surgeon

Chairperson:
Dr Kieron Lim
Gastroenterologist

11 Sep 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
From Full Blood Count to Blood Cancer, When to Refer?

Speaker:
Dr Lee Yuh Shan
Haematologist

Chairperson:
Dr Ng Kheng Hong
General Surgeon

10 Sep 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Sad, Mad or Just Bad? Approaches to the Sullen Teenager and When to Seek Help

Speaker:
Dr Abishek Abraham
Psychiatrist

Chairperson:
Dr Lee Ee Lian
Psychiatrist

06 Sep 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Kidney Cancer

Speaker:
Dr James Tan
Urologist

Chairperson:
Dr Raymond Wujanto
Urologist

05 Sep 2019
Thursday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Parkway East Hospital
Conference Room Level 1
Evidence-based Management of Pregnancy Dermatoses

Speaker:
Dr Liew Hui Min
Dermatologist

Chairperson:
Dr Natalie Chua
Obstetrician & Gynaecologist

04 Sep 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Multi-Disciplinary Team Approach on irAE Management

Speaker:
Dr Kong Hwai Loong
Medical Oncologist

Chairperson:
Dr Tan Yew Oo
Medical Oncologist

03 Sep 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Melanoma - A Fresh Look at Treatment and Outcomes in the Modern Era

Speaker:
Dr Richard Quek
Medical Oncologist

Chairperson:
Dr MelissaTeo
General Surgeon

30 Aug 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
How Cutting-edge Interventions are Transforming Our Understanding of Obesity

Speaker:
Dr Shanker Pasupathy
General Surgeon

Chairperson:
Dr Pary Sivaraman
Renal Physician

28 Aug 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Snoring and Other Sleep Problems in Children

Speaker:
Dr Petrina Wong
Paediatrician

Chairperson:
Dr Barrie Tan
Otorhinolaryngologist

27 Aug 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2, Level 9
What’s the Rash Down There?

Speaker:
Dr Gavin Ong
Dermatologist

Chairperson:
Dr Lim Kar Seng
Dermatologist

23 Aug 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Percutaneous Transcatheter Heart Valve Replacement: A Decade of Evolution and Improving Results - Replacing Surgery for Good?

Speaker:
Dr Paul Chiam
Cardiologist

Chairperson:
Dr Sivathasan Cumaraswamy
Cardiothoracic Surgeon

21 Aug 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
STATE OF THE ARThritis – Ankylosing Spondylitis

Speaker:
Dr Eugene Lim
Rheumatologist

Chairperson:
Dr Leong Keng Hong
Rheumatologist

20 Aug 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2, Level 9
The Renal Standpoint in the War against Diabetes and Diabetic Kidney Disease

Speaker:
Dr Francisco Salcido-Ochoa
Renal Physician

Chairperson:
Ms Wong Hui Xin
Senior Dietitian

16 Aug 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Advances and Updates in Reconstructive Microsurgery

Speaker:
Dr Terence Goh
Plastic Surgeon

Chairperson:
Dr Mohamed Zulfikar Rasheed
Plastic Surgeon

15 Aug 2019
Thursday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Parkway East Hospital
Conference Room Level 1
Let's Straighten Out Some Manly Facts!

Speaker:
Ronny Tan
Urologist

Chairperson:
Dr Shirley Bang
Urologist

14 Aug 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Diagnosing Prostate Cancer – How Can We Do It Better?

Speaker:
Dr Lincoln Tan
Urologist

Chairperson:
Dr Sim Hong Gee
Urologist

13 Aug 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2, Level 9
Cardiovascular Diseases During Pregnancy

Speaker:
Dr Chan Wan Xian
Cardiologist

Chairperson:
Dr Jeremy Chow
Cardiologist

7 Aug 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Seeking a Handshake, Not a Court Date - How Mediation Can Deliver Resolution in Medical Disputes

Speaker:
Ms Choo Jin Hua
Lead, Mediation Services, MOHH

Chairperson:

Dr Quah Hak Mien
General Surgeon

6 Aug 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2, Level 9
Immunotherapy for Lymphoma and Myeloma – Is It Time for a Chemo-free Approach Yet?

Speaker:
Dr Daryl Tan
Haematologist

Chairperson:
Dr Donald Poon
Medical Oncologist

2 Aug 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Treatment Options for Early-stage Prostate Cancer

Speaker:
Dr Chong Kian Tai
Urologist

Chairperson:
Dr Sam Peh
Urologist

1 Aug 2019
Thursday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Parkway East Hospital
Conference Room 1 Level 1
The Current Role of Arthroscopy and Platelet-rich Plasma Injections in the Management of Common Joint Problems Seen in the GP Clinic

Speaker:
Dr Andy Wee
Orthopaedic Surgeon

Chairperson:
Dr Victor Seah
Orthopaedic Surgeon

31 Jul 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Treat to Target for Gout Management

Speaker:
Dr Cheng Yew Kuang
Rheumatologist

Chairperson:
Dr Leong Keng Hong
Rheumatologist

30 Jul 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Treating Advanced Gynaecological Cancers – It is Not Just Chemotherapy

Speaker:
Dr Lim Sheow Lei
Medical Oncologist

Chairperson:
Dr Peter Ang
Medical Oncologist

26 Jul 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Endoscopic Endonasal Surgery – The Possibilities

Speaker:
Dr David Chin
Otorhinolaryngologist

Chairperson:
Dr Eng Soh Ping
Otorhinolaryngologist

24 Jul 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Management of Malignant Hyperthermia

Speaker:
Dr Edward Pang
Anaesthesiologist

Chairperson:
Dr William Yip
Paediatrician

23 Jul 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Glaucoma - What the GP Needs to Know

Speaker:
Dr Desmond Quek
Ophthalmologist

Chairperson:
Dr Jacob Cheng
Ophthalmologist

19 Jul 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Innovations and Robotics in Treatment of Knee Arthritis: Evidence to Date

Speaker:
Dr Tan Sok Chuen
Orthopaedic Surgeon

Chairperson:
Dr Chin Pak Lin
Orthopaedic Surgeon

18 Jul 2019
Thursday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Parkway East Hospital
Conference Room Level 1
Hypertension Guidelines – View of a Non-SPRINTer

Speaker:
Dr Chee Tek Siong
Cardiologist

Chairperson:
Dr Leow Khang Leng
Cardiologist

17 Jul 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
The Deaf Ear – "Game of Tones"

Speaker:
Dr Annabelle Leong
Otorhinolaryngologist

Chairperson:
Dr Leong Hoo Kwong
Otorhinolaryngologist

16 Jul 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
The Small Kidney Mass – Must the Patient Lose the Kidney?

Speaker:
Dr Png Keng Siang
Urologist

Chairperson:
Dr Chin Chong Min
Urologist

12 Jul 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Breakthroughs in Atopic Dermatitis – Causes and Therapies

Speaker:
Dr Jean Ho
Dermatologist

Chairperson:
Dr Oon Beng Bee
Dermatologist

10 Jul 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Detecting NTRK and Other Actionable Gene Fusions on Low DNA/RNA Rapid Onsite Samples for Targeted Oncology

Speaker:
Dr Brendan Pang
Pathologist

Chairperson:
Dr Richard Quek
Medical Oncologist

9 Jul 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
SA Message from CVOTs: “Change in Paradigm of Treatment of Diabetic Patients”

Speaker:
Dr Ben Ngi
Endocrinologist

Chairperson:
Dr Chopra Akhil
Medical Oncologist

5 Jul 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Nocturia – Not Necessarily Due to BPH or Ageing

Speaker:
Dr Toh Khai Lee
Urologist

Chairperson:
Dr Raymond Wujanto
Urologist

4 Jul 2019
Thursday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Parkway East Hospital
Conference Room Level 1
Common Tendinopathies of the Upper and Lower Extremities

Speaker:
Dr Ramesh Subramaniam
Orthopaedic Surgeon

Chairperson:
Dr Razmi Bin Rahmat
Orthopaedic Surgeon

3 Jul 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
An Update on Treatment of Common Sexually Transmitted Infections

Speaker:
Dr Tan Wei Sheng
Dermatologist

Chairperson:
Dr Ker Khor Jia
Dermatologist

2 Jul 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Spine Radiosurgery for Vertebral and Para-spinal Tumours – A Safe, Effective and Non-invasive Option for Patients with Spinal Metastasis

Speaker:
Dr Daniel Tan
Radiation Oncologist

Chairperson:
Dr Chopra Akhil
Medical Oncologist

31 May 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Outcome Evaluations in Orthopaedic Surgery and their Pitfalls

Speaker:
Dr Suresh Nathan Saminathan
Orthopaedic Surgeon


Chairperson:
Dr Yeo Khee Quan
Orthopaedic Surgeon

29 May 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Hepatitis B in Special Circumstances

Speaker:
Dr Desmond Wai
Gastroenterologist


Chairperson:
Dr Eric Wee
Gastroenterologist

28 May 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Detecting NTRK and Other Actionable Gene Fusions on Low DNA/RNA Rapid Onsite Samples for Targeted Oncology

Speaker:
Dr Brendan Pang
Pathologist


Chairperson:
Dr Lim Hwee Yong
Medical Oncologist

24 May 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Simplifying the Injectable Experience in Type 2 Diabetes

Speaker:
Dr Bobby Chan
Endocrinologist & Diabetes Specialist, Campbelltown Hospital (Australia)


Chairperson:
Dr Abel Soh
Endocrinologist

22 May 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
The Funny Chest X-Ray, When Is It Normal, and When Is It Not?

Speaker:
Dr Steve Yang
Respiratory Physician


Chairperson:
Dr John Law
Respiratory Physician

21 May 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
The Renal Standpoint in the War Against Diabetes and Diabetic Kidney Disease

Speaker:
Dr Francisco Salcido-Ochoa
Renal Physician


Chairperson:
Dr Roger Tan
Renal Physician

17 May 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
SMC Complaints – A Doctor’s Nightmare?

Speaker:
Mr Julian Tay
Senior Partner, Lee & Lee


Chairperson:
Dr Joanna Lin
Medical Oncologist

16 May 2019
Thursday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Parkway East Hospital
Conference Room Level 1
Heartburn - What to Do and What is Current

Speaker:
Dr Kan Yuk Man
General Surgeon


Chairperson:
Dr Cheng Shin Chuen
General Surgeon

15 May 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Prevention of Stroke in Young Adult with Patent Foramen Ovale - Device Closure or Medication

Speaker:
Dr William Yip
Paediatrician


Chairperson:
Dr Tan Chai Beng
Neurologist

14 May 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Final Frontiers in Percutaneous Coronary Intervention

Speaker:
Dr Tan Chong Hiok
Cardiologist


Chairperson:
Dr Chuang Hsuan-Hung
Cardiologist

10 May 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Let's Straighten Out Some Manly Facts!

Speaker:
Dr Ronny Tan
Urologist


Chairperson:
Dr James Tan
Urologist

8 May 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Cases of Obesity and the Never-ending Quest for a Cause and a Treatment

Speaker:
Dr Vivien Lim
Endocrinologist


Chairperson:
Dr Victor Fan
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon

7 May 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy in 2019

Speaker:
Dr Yim Heng Boon
Gastroenterologist


Chairperson:
Dr Foo Chek Siang
General Surgeon

3 May 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Advanced Interventional Endoscopy – Impacting Diagnosis and Treatment

Speaker:
Dr Chua Tju Siang
Gastroenterologist


Chairperson:
Dr Cheng Jun
Gastroenterologist

2 May 2019
Thursday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Parkway East Hospital
Conference Room Level 1
Food Allergy and Anaphylaxis

Speaker:
Dr Jim Teo
Respiratory Physician


Chairperson:
Dr Mukund Doshi
Internal Medicine Physician

1 May 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
No CME Lecture

Labour Day

30 Apr 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Accelerated Partial Breast Radiotherapy – Which Is the Best?

Speaker:
Dr Johann Tang
Radiation Oncologist


Chairperson:
Dr Lee Kuo Ann
Radiation Oncologist

26 Apr 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
The Future of Gout

Speaker:
Dr Eugene Lim
Rheumatologist


Chairperson:
Dr Paul Chiam
Cardiologist

24 Apr 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Hypertension 2019 – What's the Current Practice?

Speaker:
Dr Jeremy Chow
Cardiologist


Chairperson:
Dr Daniel Yeo
Cardiologist

23 Apr 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Trends and Advances in Heart Failure Therapies

Speaker:
Dr Lim Choon Pin
Cardiologist


Chairperson:
Dr Leow Khang Leng
Cardiologist

19 Apr 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
No CME Lecture

Good Friday

18 Apr 2019
Thursday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Parkway East Hospital
Conference Room Level 1
Haemorrhoids 101

Speaker:
Dr Cheryl Lau
General Surgeon


Chairperson:
Dr Dean Koh
General Surgeon

17 Apr 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Air Quality in Cities – What Are We Breathing and Is It Bad for Us?

Speaker:
Dr Kenneth Chan
Respiratory Physician


Chairperson:
Dr Constance Lo
Respiratory Physician

16 Apr 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Redefining Management Decisions Based on the 2018 Classification of Diabetes – When Should Metabolic Surgery to Reverse Diabetes be Considered Before It Is Too Late?

Speaker:
Dr Melvin Look
General Surgeon


Chairperson:
Dr Ben Ng
Endocrinologist

12 Apr 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Sarcoma – The Misunderstood Orphan (disease)

Speaker:
Dr Richard Quek
Medical Oncologist


Chairperson:
Dr Lim Hong Liang
Medical Oncologist

10 Apr 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Human Microbiome and Microbial Transplants

Speaker:
Dr Wong Sin Yew
Infectious Disease Physician


Chairperson:
Dr Ooi Choon Jin
Gastroenterologist

9 Apr 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Correcting Lower Limb Malalignment – The Why and How

Speaker:
Dr Kannan Kaliyaperumal
Orthopaedic Surgeon


Chairperson:
Dr Yegappan Muthukaruppan
Orthopaedic Surgeon

5 Apr 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Surgical Advances in Breast Cancer Management

Speaker:
Dr Jendana Chanyaputhipong
General Surgeon


Chairperson:
Dr Andrew Lee
General Surgeon

4 Apr 2019
Thursday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Parkway East Hospital
Conference Room Level 1
Approach to Urinary Incontinence – Urologist's Perspective

Speaker:
Dr Shirley Bang
Urologist


Chairperson:
Dr Ronny Tan
Urologist

3 Apr 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Birthmarks – Which Ones to Worry About?

Speaker:
Dr Liew Hui Min
Dermatologist


Chairperson:
Dr Tham Siew Nee
Dermatologist

2 Apr 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Ocular Allergic Disease – More Than Just Itchy Eyes

Speaker:
Dr Cordelia Chan
Ophthalmologist


Chairperson:
Dr Hoh Sek Tien
Ophthalmologist

29 Mar 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Lower Limb Salvage for Musculoskeletal Infections - Saving the Infected Leg

Speaker:
Dr Antony Gardner
Orthopaedic Surgeon


Chairperson:
Dr Bernard Lee
Orthopaedic Surgeon

27 Mar 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Is Open Inguinal Hernia Repair the Gold Standard? Some Useful Techniques in Total Extraperitoneal Repair

Speaker:
Dr Winston Woon
General Surgeon


Chairperson:
Dr Sanjay Nalachandran
General Surgeon

26 Mar 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Advances and Updates in Reconstructive Microsurgery

Speaker:
Dr Terence Goh
Plastic Surgeon


Chairperson:
Dr Mohamed Zulfikar Rasheed
Plastic Surgeon

22 Mar 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Optimising Results in Breast Reconstruction - What are the Options?

Speakers:
Dr Christopher Chui
Plastic Surgeon

Dr Mohamed Zulfikar Rasheed
Plastic Surgeon


Chairperson:
Dr Terence Goh
Plastic Surgeon

21 Mar 2019
Thursday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Parkway East Hospital
Conference Room Level 1
Never Take Nasal Obstruction Lightly

Speaker:
Dr David Chin
Otorhinolaryngologist


Chairperson:
Dr Eng Soh Ping
Otorhinolaryngologist

20 Mar 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
A Suggested A to Z Strategy for the Management of Diabetes

Speaker:
Dr Eric Khoo
Endocrinologist


Chairperson:
Dr Tan Chee Eng
Endocrinologist

19 Mar 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation - Time to Forget Warfarin?

Speaker:
Dr Lee Chee Wan
Cardiologist


Chairperson:
Dr Gerard Leong
Cardiologist

15 Mar 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Detecting NTRK and Other Actionable Gene Fusions on Low DNA/RNA Rapid Onsite Samples for Targeted Oncology

Speaker:
Dr Brendan Pang
Pathologist


Chairperson:
Dr Lim Hong Liang
Medical Oncologist

13 Mar 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Paediatric Atopic Eczema - Management Strategies and Updates

Speaker:
Dr Ker Khor Jia
Dermatologist


Chairperson:
Dr Chan Yuin Chew
Dermatologist

12 Mar 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Blocked Ear - When It Isn't Just Earwax!

Speaker:
Dr Annabelle Leong
Otorhinolaryngologist


Chairperson:
Dr Paul Mok
Otorhinolaryngologist

8 Mar 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
The Changing Role of Surgeons in the Treatment of Melanoma - The Era of Immunotherapy

Speaker:
Dr Dennis Lim
General Surgeon


Chairperson:
Dr Richard Quek
Medical Oncologist

7 Mar 2019
Thursday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Parkway East Hospital
Conference Room Level 1
Clinical Significance of Rapid Detection of Carbapenemases in Enterobacteriaceae (CP-CRE)

Speaker:
Dr Kumaria Rajni
Medical Microbiologist


Chairperson:
Dr Mukund Doshi
Internal Medicine Physician

6 Mar 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Proton Beam Therapy - Hype or Hope (Part 2)

Speaker:
Dr Daniel Tan
Radiation Oncologist


Chairperson:
Dr Tay Miah Hiang
Medical Oncologist

5 Mar 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Kidney Stones Beyond Surgery to Prevention

Speaker:
Dr Tan Yung Khan
Urologist


Chairperson:
Dr Gerald Tan
Urologist

1 Mar 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Advances in the Management of Benign Prostate Hyperplasia

Speaker:
Dr Sam Peh
Urologist


Chairperson:
Dr Chong Kian Tai
Urologist

27 Feb 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Theranostics for Prostate Cancer

Speaker:
Dr Winnie Lam
Nuclear Medicine Physician, SGH


Chairperson:
Dr Tay Miah Hiang
Medical Oncologist

26 Feb 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Low Dose Atropine Eye Drops for the Treatment of Childhood Myopia - An Update and Issues Unanswered

Speaker:
Dr Zena Lim
Ophthalmologist


Chairperson:
Dr Pauline Cheong
Ophthalmologist

22 Feb 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Recognising Immune-Related Adverse Effects (IRAE’s) of Cancer Immunotherapy

Speaker:
Dr Kong Hwai Loong
Medical Oncologist


Chairperson:
Dr Tan Yew Oo
Medical Oncologist

21 Feb 2019
Thursday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Parkway East Hospital
Conference Room Level 1
What’s New in Managing Urology Cancers?

Speaker:
Dr Chong Kian Tai
Urologist


Chairperson:
Dr Sam Peh
Urologist

20 Feb 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
The Future of Medicine: Digital Healthcare 4.0 – A Clinician’s Perspective

Speaker:
Dr Peter Yan
Cardiologist


Chairperson:
Dr Koo Chee Choong
Cardiologist

19 Feb 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
The Contemporary Management of Chronic Heart Failure and Advanced Heart Failure

Speaker:
Dr Kenneth Ng
Cardiologist


Chairperson:
Dr Lim Choon Pin
Cardiologist

15 Feb 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
No CME Lecture

Chinese New Year

13 Feb 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
No CME Lecture

Chinese New Year

12 Feb 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
No CME Lecture

Chinese New Year

8 Feb 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
No CME Lecture

Chinese New Year

7 Feb 2019
Thursday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Parkway East Hospital
Conference Room Level 1
No CME Lecture

Chinese New Year

6 Feb 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
No CME Lecture

Chinese New Year

5 Feb 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
No CME Lecture

Chinese New Year

1 Feb 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
The Hepatitis B Vaccine Project - 32 Years Later

Speaker:
Dr Oon Chong Jin
Medical Oncologist


Chairperson:
Dr Abu Rauff
General Surgeon

30 Jan 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Bloating and Belching Demystified – How and When to Evaluate and Treat

Speaker:
Dr Reuben Wong
Gastroenterologist

Chairperson:
Dr Shanker Pasupathy
General Surgeon

29 Jan 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Advances in Valve Repair Surgery

Speaker:
Dr Loh Yee Jim
Cardiothoracic Surgeon


Chairperson:
Dr Ong Kim Kiat
Cardiothoracic Surgeon

25 Jan 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Case Discussions on Nose/Sinus Conditions

Speaker:
Dr Dennis Chua
Otorhinolaryngologist


Chairperson:
Dr Kenneth Oo
Otorhinolaryngologist

23 Jan 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Prevention and Management of Chronic Illnesses

Speaker:
Prof John Chambers
Professor of Cardiovascular Epidemiology, Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine


Chairperson:
Dr Edward Pang
Anaesthesiologist

22 Jan 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Consent and Documentation – What’s the Connection, if any?

Speaker:
Mr Lek Siang Pheng
Deputy Managing Partner, Dentons Rodyk & Davidson


Chairperson:
Dr Joanna Lin
Medical Oncologist

18 Jan 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Beyond Sorafenib: Emerging Systemic Therapy Options for Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Speaker:
Dr Wong Siew Wei
Medical Oncologist


Chairperson:
Dr Wong Seng Weng
Medical Oncologist

17 Jan 2019
Thursday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Parkway East Hospital
Conference Room Level 1
Helicobacter Pylori in Children: Test and Treat?

Speaker:
Dr Christina Ong
Paediatrician & Paediatric Gastroenterologist


Chairperson:
Dr Heng Tung Lan
Obstetrician & Gynaecologist

16 Jan 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Asian Herbal Remedies for Sexual Function - True or False!

Speaker:
Dr Peter Lim
Urologist


Chairperson:
Dr Colin Teo
Urologist

15 Jan 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Clinical Application of Indocyanine Green (ICG) Enhanced Fluorescence in Laparoscopic Surgery

Speaker:
Dr Jonathan Foo
General Surgeon


Chairperson:
Dr Ng Chee Yung
General Surgeon

11 Jan 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Recent Advances in Retarding Progressive Kidney Diseases

Speaker:
Dr Akira Wu
Renal Physician


Chairperson:
Dr Ho Chee Khun
Renal Physician

9 Jan 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Skin Conditions in the Elderly

Speaker:
Dr Tham Siew Nee
Dermatologist


Chairperson:
Dr Lim Kah Beng
Dermatologist

8 Jan 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Hepatitis B in Special Circumstances

Speaker:
Dr Desmond Wai
Gastroenterologist


Chairperson:
Dr Eric Wee
Gastroenterologist

4 Jan 2019
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
No CME Lecture

New Year

3 Jan 2019
Thursday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Parkway East Hospital
Conference Room Level 1
No CME Lecture

New Year

2 Jan 2019
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
No CME Lecture

New Year

1 Jan 2019
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
No CME Lecture

New Year Day

30 Nov 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
When Doctors become Patients - How Should Everyone Cope?

Speaker:
Dr Saw Huat Seong
Cardiothoracic Surgeon


Chairperson:
Dr T Thirumoorthy
Group Chief Medical Officer, IHH

28 Nov 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
What Has Inflammation Got to Do with Heart Attacks?

Speaker:
Dr Leong Keng Hong
Rheumatologist


Chairperson:
Dr Mak Koon Hou
Cardiologist

27 Nov 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Rapid Detection of Carbapenemase Producing Carbapenem Resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CP-CRE) Towards Improved Patient Management

Speaker:
Dr Kumaria Rajni
Medical Microbiologist


Chairperson:
Dr Koh Yin Ling
Infectious Disease Physician

23 Nov 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Immunotherapy in Cancer - The Audacity of Hope

Speaker:
Dr Daniel Chan
Medical Oncologist


Chairperson:
Dr Steve Yang
Respiratory Physician

21 Nov 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Shockwave Therapy in Urology - From Breaking Hard Stones to Hardening Soft ‘Bones’

Speaker:
Dr Colin Teo
Urologist


Chairperson:
Prof Peter Lim
Urologist

20 Nov 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Updates on Migraine Treatment

Speaker:
Dr John Ng
Neurologist


Chairperson:
Dr Andrew Pan
Neurologist

16 Nov 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Prostate Cancer - New Diagnostics and New Treatment Guidelines

Speaker:
Dr James Tan
Urologist

Chairperson:
Dr Toh Khai Lee
Urologist

15 Nov 2018
Thursday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Parkway East Hospital
Conference Room Level 1
What's New in Vascular Surgery?

Speaker:
Dr Lee Chee Wei
General Surgeon


Chairperson:
Dr Cheng Shin Chuen
General Surgeon

14 Nov 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Role of Doctors in Improving Quality

Speaker:
Dr Ross Wilson
IHH International CGAC Member


Chairperson:
Dr T Thirumoorthy
Group Chief Officer, IHH

13 Nov 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
What is Sarcoma? An Oncologist's Take in 30 Minutes

Speaker:
Dr Richard Quek
Medical Oncologist


Chairperson:
Dr Lim Zi-Yi
Haematologist

09 Nov 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Radiotherapy for Liver Tumours - The New Kid on the Block

Speaker:
Dr Daniel Tan
Radiation Oncologist


Chairperson:
Dr Akhil Chopra
Medical Oncologist

07 Nov 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Management of Thyroid Cancer

Speaker:
Dr Luke Tan
Otorhinolaryngologist


Chairperson:
Dr Leonard Koh
Endocrinologist

06 Nov 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
No CME Lecture

Deepavali

02 Nov 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
The Patient that Wheezes - Beyond Asthma, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and Congestive Cardiac Failure

Speaker:
Dr Steve Yang
Respiratory Physician


Chairperson:
Dr John Law
Respiratory Physician

01 Nov 2018
Thursday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Parkway East Hospital
Conference Room Level 1
Essential Nail Surgery and Common Nail Disorders

Speaker:
Dr Tay Liang Kiat
Dermatologist


Chairperson:
Dr Henry Loh
Dermatologist

31 Oct 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Modified Montgomery Test – 18 Months on Since the Decision in Hii Chii Kok

Speaker:
Ms Mak Wei Munn
Partner, Allen & Gledhill


Chairperson:
Dr Joanna Lin
Medical Oncologist

30 Oct 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Resolving Healthcare Disputes through Mediation

Speaker:
Ms Khoo Yingxiang
Head of Healthcare Mediation Unit, MOH


Chairperson:
Dr Joanna Lin
Medical Oncologist

26 Oct 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Role of Endobronchial Ultrasound and Pleuroscopy in the Management of Cancer

Speaker:
Dr Tan Aik Hau
Respiratory Physician


Chairperson:
Dr Chew Huck Chin
Respiratory Physician

24 Oct 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
A GP's Guide to Gastrointestinal Imaging

Speaker:
Dr John Wan
Diagnostic Radiologist

23 Oct 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Sarcomas of the Breast - Case Studies and a Review of Current Literature

Speaker:
Dr Ong Kong Wee
General Surgeon


Chairperson:
Dr Wong Nan Soon
Medical Oncologist

19 Oct 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
New Therapies for Diabetes

Speaker:
Dr Chia Su-Ynn
Endocrinologist


Chairperson:
Dr Tan Khai Tong
Endocrinologist

18 Oct 2018
Thursday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Parkway East Hospital
Conference Room Level 1
Osteoporosis and Its Effect on the Musculoskeletal System

Speaker:
Dr Victor Seah
Orthopaedic Surgeon


Chairperson:
Dr Kevin Lee
Orthopaedic Surgeon

17 Oct 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Diagnosis and Management of Deep Vein Thrombosis - Case Presentations

Speaker:
Dr Lim Lay Cheng
Haematologist


Chairperson:
Dr Ting Wen Chang
Haematologist

16 Oct 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Update on Surgical and Medical Treatment of Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Speakers:
Dr Liau Kui Hin
General Surgeon

Dr Donald Poon
Medical Oncologist

Chairperson:
Dr Desmond Wai
Gastroenterologist

12 Oct 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Avoiding Unnecessary Urological Investigations : Back to Basics

Speaker:
Dr Toh Khai Lee
Urologist


Chairperson:
Dr Stephen Lim
Urologist

10 Oct 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Who Should Get Statins for Primary Prevention?

Speaker:
Dr Reginald Liew
Cardiologist


Chairperson:
Dr Rohit Khurana
Cardiologist

09 Oct 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Advance Care Planning - Is It only for the Dying?

Speaker:
Dr Grace Lee
Renal Physician


Chairperson:
Dr Francisco Salcido
Renal Medicine

05 Oct 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Update on Oesophageal & Stomach Cancer & Minimally Invasive Surgery

Speaker:
Dr Kan Yuk Man
General Surgeon


Chairperson:
Dr Shanker Pasupathy
General Surgeon

04 Oct 2018
Thursday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Parkway East Hospital
Conference Room Level 1
A Potpourri of Cases in Colorectal Surgery

Speaker:
Dr Ng Chee Yung
General Surgeon


Chairperson:
Dr Cheng Shin Chuen
General Surgeon

03 Oct 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
New Molecular Diagnostic Tests for Early Detection of Pathogens and Antibiotic Resistance in Blood Infections

Speaker:
Dr Kumaria Rajni
Consultant Microbiologist


Chairperson:
Dr Kenneth Chan
Respiratory Physician

02 Oct 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Abdominoplasty, Parameters and Pitfalls

Speaker:
Dr Leslie Kuek
Plastic Surgeon


Chairperson:
Dr Wong Chin Ho
Plastic Surgeon

28 Sep 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Rapid Detection of Carbapenemase Producing Carbapenem Resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CP-CRE) Towards Improved Patient Management

Speakers:
Dr Rajni Kumaria
Medical Microbiologist

Dr Asok Kurup
Infectious Diseases Physician


Chairperson:
Dr VP Nair
Cardiologist

26 Sep 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Latest Guidelines on Management of Hypertension

Speaker:
Dr Bernard Ee
Cardiologist


Chairperson:
Dr Ng Kheng Siang
Cardiologist

25 Sep 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Does General Surgery Still Exist? Interesting Cases

Speaker:
Dr Charles Tan
General Surgeon


Chairperson:
Dr Foo Chek Siang
General Surgeon

21 Sep 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Acute on Chronic Liver Failure

Speaker:
Dr Kieron Lim
Gastroenterologist


Chairperson:
Dr Wong Heng Yu
Gastroenterologist

20 Sep 2018
Thursday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Parkway East Hospital
Conference Room Level 1
Osteoporosis: Treatment Duration, Treatment Failure and Drug Holidays

Speaker:
Dr Mar 2018ilyn Lee
Endocrinologist


Chairperson:
Dr Tan Ken Jin
Orthopaedic Surgeon

19 Sep 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Chemical and Biological Agents for Terror Attacks

Speaker:
Dr Edward Pang
Anaesthesiologist


Chairperson:
Dr Swaminathan Ikshuvanam
General Surgeon

18 Sep 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Treatment of Breast Cancer in Pregnant Women

Speaker:
Dr Sue Lo
Medical Oncologist


Chairperson:
Dr Mahesh A Choolani
Obstetrician & Gynaecologist

14 Sep 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Critical Bleeding and Massive Transfusion Protocols – An Update

Speaker:
Dr Jason Chay
Haematologist, Sengkang General Hospital


Chairperson:
Dr Patrick Tan
Haematologist

12 Sep 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Probiotics – Panacea or Placebo?

Speaker:
Dr Tan Chi Chiu
Gastroenterologist


Chairperson:
Dr Bertha Woon
General Surgeon and CME Chairperson, Gleneagles Hospital

11 Sep 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Renal Denervation - Can We Resurrect It

Speaker:
Dr Alvin Ng
Cardiologist


Chairperson:
Dr Lim Yeong Phang
Cardiothoracic Surgeon

07 Sep 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Embedding Value-Based Care in Practice

Speaker:
Dr Daphne Khoo
Deputy Director of Medical Services (Healthcare Performance Group), Executive Director (Agency for Care Effectiveness)


Chairperson:
Dr Andrew Quoc Dutton
Orthopaedic Surgeon and CME Chairperson, Mt Elizabeth Hospital

06 Sep 2018
Thursday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Parkway East Hospital
Conference Room Level 1
Gynae Laparoscopic Surgery: Hysterectomy, Myomectomy And Ovarian Cystectomy

Speaker:
Dr Ting Hua Sieng
Obstetrician & Gynaecologist


Chairperson:
Dr Lubna Bte Ahmad Harharah
Obstetrician & Gynaecologist

05 Sep 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Electrochemotherapy for Cancers and More

Speaker:
Dr Andrew Clayton Lee
General Surgeon


Chairperson:
Dr Tham Siew Nee
Dermatologist

04 Sep 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
What’s New in Breast Reconstruction?

Speaker:
Dr Christopher Chui
Plastic Surgeon


Chairperson:
Dr Mohamed Zulfikar Rasheed
Plastic Surgeon

31 Aug 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Updates on Latest Hearing Aids’ Technology Development

Speaker:
Mr Tan Boon Hai
Principal Audiologist

29 Aug 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
What's the Rash Down There?

Speaker:
Dr Gavin Ong
Dermatologist


Chairperson:
Dr Rachael Teo
Dermatologist

28 Aug 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Managing Foot and Ankle Conditions: The Fabulous 5

Speaker:
Dr Kannan Kaliyaperumal
Orthopaedic Surgeon


Chairperson:
Dr Yegappan Muthukaruppan
Orthopaedic Surgeon

24 Aug 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
The Red Face - Rosacea Revisited

Speaker:
Dr Jean Ho
Dermatologist


Chairperson:
Dr Oon Beng Bee
Dermatologist

22 Aug 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
No CME Lecture

Hari Raya Haji

21 Aug 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Ovarian Cancer – Are We Slowly Advancing Towards a “Cure”?

Speaker:
Dr John Chia
Medical Oncologist


Chairperson:
Dr Kevin Tay
Medical Oncologist

17 Aug 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Clinical Pathological Case Presentation: To Be Or Not To Be. That is the question.

Speaker:
Dr Kong Hwai Loong
Medical Oncologist


Speaker:
Dr Asok Kurup
Infectious Disease Physician


Speaker:
Dr Ting Wen Chang
Haematologist


Speaker:
Dr Ian Tsou
Diagnostic Radiologist


Chairperson:
Dr Koh Wei Howe
Rheumatologist


16 Aug 2018
Thursday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Parkway East Hospital
Conference Room Level 1
Chronic Kidney Disease - When is it Not Just Diabetic Nephropathy? Diagnostic and Management Pearls

Speaker:
Dr Nikam Milind Digamber
Renal Physician

Chairperson:
Dr Mukund Doshi
Internal Medicine Physician

15 Aug 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
40 years of IVF: Where do we go from here?

Speaker:
Dr Lim Min Yu
Obstetrician & Gynaecologist


Chairperson:
Dr Arthur Tseng
Obstetrician & Gynaecologist

14 Aug 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Updates on Urology Cancers

Speaker:
Dr Chong Kian Tai
Urologist


Chairperson:
Dr Li Man Kay
Urologist

10 Aug 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
New Therapies for Diabetes

Speaker:
Dr Chia Su-Ynn
Endocrinologist


Chairperson:
Dr Tan Khai Tong
Endocrinologist

08 Aug 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Megatrends in Infectious Diseases

Speaker:
Dr Wong Sin Yew
Infectious Disease Physician


Chairperson:
Dr Low Chian Yong
Infectious Disease Physician

07 Aug 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Oncoplastic Breast Surgery: State of the Art in Singapore & Medico-Legal Implications

Speaker:
Dr Mona Tan
General Surgeon


Chairperson:
Dr Sue Lo
Medical Oncologist

03 Aug 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Informed Consent Re-visited – 14 Months on Since the Decision in Hii Chii Kok

Speaker:
Ms Kuah Boon Theng
Managing Director Legal Clinic LLC


Chairperson:
Dr Joanna Lin
Medical Oncologist

02 Aug 2018
Thursday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Parkway East Hospital
Conference Room Level 1
Update on Gadolinium Presence in the Brain

Speaker:
Dr Tang Teck Nguong
Director, Bayer Medical

01 Aug 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Hearing loss in Adult Population: Definition, Associated Comorbidities & Recent Advances in Management

Speaker:
Dr Chung Siew Min
Consultant Audiologist


Speaker:
Ms Mei Schulz
Clinical Audiologist


Chairperson:
Dr Lim Chong Teck
Otorhinolaryngologist

31 Jul 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Depression and Medical Disorders - Understanding the Mind & Body Interface

Speaker:
Dr Calvin Fones
Psychiatrist


Chairperson:
Dr Tay Liam Kai
Psychiatrist

27 Jul 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
What's New in Heart Failure Treatment - From Drugs To Devices

Speaker:
Dr Lim Choon Pin
Cardiologist


Chairperson:
Dr Sivathasan Cumaraswamy
Cardiothoracic Surgeon

25 Jul 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Case Discussions of Various Common Cases of Endocrinology

Speaker:
Dr Vivien Lim
Endocrinologist


Chairperson:
Dr Lim Boon Leng
Psychiatrist

24 Jul 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Molecular Targets in Cancer Treatment

Speaker:
Dr Tan Sing Huang
Medical Oncologist

Chairperson:
Dr Peter Ang
Medical Oncologist

20 Jul 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Update in Deep Vein Thrombosis Management in Total Knee Replacement Patients

Speaker:
Dr Henry Chan
Orthopaedic Surgeon


Chairperson:
Dr Lai Kah Weng
Orthopaedic Surgeon

19 Jul 2018
Thursday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Parkway East Hospital
Conference Room Level 1
The Hypertrophic Heart: More Than I Can Say

Speaker:
Dr Chee Tek Siong
Cardiologist


Chairperson:
Dr Kenneth Guo
Cardiologist

18 Jul 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Moving Ahead with Hip and Knee Pain

Speaker:
Dr Bernard Lee
Orthopaedic Surgeon


Chairperson:
Dr Roland Chong
Orthopaedic Surgeon

17 Jul 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Case Studies on Liver Diseases for Non-hepatologists

Speaker:
Dr Desmond Wai
Gastroenterologist


Chairperson:
Dr Eric Wee
Gastroenterologist

13 Jul 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Acceptance of Laparoscopic Procedures in Gynaecology

Speaker:
Dr Yap Lip Kee
Obstetrician & Gynaecologist


Chairperson:
Dr Yeoh Swee Choo
Obstetrician & Gynaecologist

11 Jul 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Optimising Anti-TNF therapy in Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Speaker:
Dr Chuah Sai Wei
Gastroenterologist


Chairperson:
Dr Ooi Choon Jin
Gastroenterologist

10 Jul 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Beyond PSA: Improving the Detection of Prostate Cancer

Speaker:
Dr Tan Yung Khan
Urologist


Chairperson:
Dr Ng Chee Kwan
Urologist

06 Jul 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Love is in the Air-Aeromedical Medicine

Speaker:
Dr Winston Jong
Anaesthesiologist


Chairperson:
Dr Gordon Yau
Anaesthesiologist

05 Jul 2018
Thursday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Parkway East Hospital
Conference Room Level 1
Minimally invasive Colorectal Surgery: From Cancer to Constipation

Speaker:
Dr Mar 2018k Wong
General Surgeon


Chairperson:
Dr Dean Koh
General Surgeon

04 Jul 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Cardiology’s Obsession with Cholesterol: The Next Frontier

Speaker:
Dr Rohit Khurana
Cardiologist


Chairperson:
Dr Tan Chee Eng
Endocrinologist

03 Jul 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Approach to Memory Complaints in Older Adults

Speaker:
Dr Chong Mei Sian
Geriatrician


Chairperson:
Dr Sitoh Yih Yiow
Geriatrician

30 May 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
No CME Lecture

School Holiday
29 May 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
No CME Lecture

Vesak Day
25 May 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Targeted Therapies In Lymphoma

Speaker:
Dr Diong Colin Phipps
Haematologist


Chairperson:
Dr Ting Wen Chang
Haematologist

23 May 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Strategies for Treating Central Venous Stenosis in Dialysis Access

Speaker:
Dr Benjamin Chua
General Surgeon

22 May 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Improving Patient Safety: The Role of Doctors

Speaker:
Dr Ross Wilson
Senior Vice President and Chief Transformation Officer, NYC Health + Hospitals


Chairperson:
Dr Joseph Sheares
Cardiothoracic Surgeon

18 May 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Breast Reconstruction for the Asian Patient

Speaker:
Dr Ong Wei Chen
Plastic Surgeon


Chairperson:
Dr Tan Yah Yuen
General Surgeon

17 May 2018
Thursday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Parkway East Hospital
Conference Room Level 1
Non Invasive Hemodynamic Monitoring Using Whole Body Bio-impedance Measurements – A Safe, Simple, Mobile and Cost-effective Tool to Improve Heart Failure Management As Well As Other Disease Entities Across Specialties

Speaker:
Dr Ong Sea Hing
Cardiologist


Chairperson:
Dr Baldev Singh
Cardiologist

16 May 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Tell – Tale Signs and Symptoms of Cornea and Ocular Surface Diseases

Speaker:
Dr Jimmy Lim
Ophthalmologist


Chairperson:
Dr Fong Kee Siew
Ophthalmologist

15 May 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Treatment of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia: Past Present and Future

Speaker:
Dr Li Man Kay
Urologist


Chairperson:
Dr Ng Chee Kwan
Urologist

11 May 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Gastric Cancer and Pre-cancer: Can We Do More for Screening and Prevention of This Deadly Cancer?

Speaker:
Dr Melvin Look
General Surgeon


Chairperson:
Dr Ling Khoon Lin
Gastroenterologist

09 May 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Role of Endobronchial Ultrasound and Pleuroscopy in the Management of Cancer

Speaker:
Dr Tan Aik Hau
Respiratory Physician


Chairperson:
Dr Kenneth Chan
Respiratory Physician

08 May 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Technological Advances in Radiotherapy for Breast Cancer : Much Ado About Nothing or No Better Time Than Now?

Speaker:
Dr Daniel Tan
Radiation Oncologist


Chairperson:
Dr Peter Ang
Medical Oncologist

04 May 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Hidden Costs of Medicolegal Risks

Speaker:
Dr Teoh Ming Keng
Head of Medical Services, Medical Protection Society


Chairperson:
Dr Ann Tan
Obstetrician & Gynaecologist, Vice Chairperson of MAB and Chairperson of MQA Committee, Mount Elizabeth Hospital

03 May 2018
Thursday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Parkway East Hospital
Conference Room Level 1
Telemedicine – Medicolegal Risks and Safeguards

Speaker:
Dr Teoh Ming Keng
Head of Medical Services, Medical Protection Society


Chairperson:
Dr T Thirumoorthy
Group Chief Medical Officer, IHH Healthcare

02 May 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Erectile Dysfunction – The Hard Truths

Speaker:
Dr Sriram Narayanan
General Surgeon


Chairperson:
Prof Peter Lim
Urologist

01 May 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
No CME Lecture

Labour Day
27 Apr 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Management of Thyroid Cancer

Speaker:
Dr Luke Tan
Otorhinolaryngologist


Chairperson:
Dr Peter Eng
Endocrinologist

25 Apr 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Update on Male Hypogonadism

Speaker:
Dr Richard Chen
Endocrinologist

24 Apr 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Osteoporosis: Treatment Duration, Treatment Failure and Drug Holidays

Speaker:
Dr Mar 2018ilyn Lee
Endocrinologist


Chairperson:
Dr Tan Ken Jin
Orthopaedic Surgeon

20 Apr 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Is Rice the Enemy?

Speaker:
Dr Shanker Pasupathy
General Surgeon

19 Apr 2018
Thursday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Parkway East Hospital
Conference Room Level 1
An Update on Upper GI Cancers: Where Are We Now?

Speaker:
Dr Kan Yuk Man
General Surgeon


Chairperson:
Dr Ng Chee Yung
General Surgeon

18 Apr 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Is ADHD in Adult Myth of Fact?

Speaker:
Dr Lim Boon Leng
Psychiatrist


Chairperson:
Dr Adrian Wang
Psychiatrist

17 Apr 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Low Back Pain - When Should I Be Worried?

Speaker:
Dr Mohammad Mashfiqul Arafin Siddiqui
Orthopaedic Surgeon


Chairperson:
Dr Yue Wai Mun
Orthopaedic Surgeon

13 Apr 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Easy Bruising in Children: Easy Diagnosis?

Speaker:
Dr Anselm Lee
Paediatrician


Chairperson:
Dr Ronald Ng
Haematologist

11 Apr 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Less-is-more: Five ICU principles which may surprise the non-intensivist

Speaker:
Dr Kenneth Chan
Respiratory Physician


Chairperson:
Dr Constance Lo
Respiratory Physician

10 Apr 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Medical Records & Risk Management - Be Sunked or Saved by Them

Speaker:
Dr Bertha Woon
General Surgeon and CME Chairperson, Gleneagles Hospital


Chairperson:
Dr T Thirumoorthy
Group Chief Medical Officer, IHH

06 Apr 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Dr Stanley Chia
Heart Failure: Does the Ejection Fraction Matter?

Speaker:
Dr Goh Ping Ping
Cardiologist


Chairperson:
Dr Stanley Chia
Cardiologist

05 Apr 2018
Thursday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Parkway East Hospital
Conference Room Level 1
Severe Pneumonia: Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention

Speaker:
Dr Alvin Ng
Respiratory Physician

04 Apr 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Obesity and Adipose Tissue

Speaker:
Dr Swaminathan Ikshuvanam
General Surgeon


Chairperson:
Dr Edward Pang
Anaesthesiologist

03 Apr 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Rhinorrhoea Beyond Allergic Rhinitis

Speaker:
Dr Lim Keng Hua
Otorhinolaryngologist


Chairperson:
Dr Paul Mok
Otorhinolaryngologist

30 Mar 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
No CME Lecture

Good Friday

28 Mar 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Updates in Back Pain Treatment - Less Invasive Treatment Options

Speaker:
Dr Rajendra Tiruchelvarayan
Neurosurgeon


Chairperson:
Dr Chong Keen Wai
Orthopaedic Surgeon

27 Mar 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Robotic Urology Surgery: How to keep the cost down?

Speaker:
Dr Chin Chong Min
Urologist


Chairperson:
Dr Li Man Kay
Urologist

23 Mar 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Management of Advanced Prostate Cancer in 2018

Speaker:
Dr Chopra Akhil
Medical Oncologist


Chairperson:
Dr James Tan
Urologist

21 Mar 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
New Developments in Age Related Eye Conditions: Cataracts, Presbyopia and Macular Degeneration

Speaker:
Dr Por Yong Ming
Ophthalmologist


Chairperson:
Dr Fong Kee Siew
Ophthalmologist

20 Mar 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
ECMO beyond ABCs of Resuscitation

Speaker:
Dr Lim Yeong Phang
Cardiothoracic Surgeon


Chairperson:
Dr Gerard Leong
Cardiologist

16 Mar 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Application of ICG in Colorectal Surgery

Speaker:
Dr Jonathan Foo
General Surgeon

15 Mar 2018
Thursday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Parkway East Hospital
Conference Room Level 1
Preventing Complications in the Clinical Uses of Botox

Speaker:
Dr Li Jingxiang
General Practitioner


Chairperson:
Dr Chng Nai Wee
Ophthalmologist

14 Mar 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Telemedicine - Medicolegal Risks and Safeguards

Speaker:
Dr Teoh Ming Keng
Head of Medical Services, MPS


Chairperson:
Dr Thirumoorthy
Group Chief Medical Officer, Parkway Pantai

13 Mar 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Pelvic Organ Prolapse Surgery: to Mesh or Not to Mesh

Speaker:
Dr Lee Lih Charn
Obstetrics & Gynaecologist

Dr Mar 2018k Wong
General Surgeon


Chairperson:
Dr Charles Tsang
General Surgeon

09 Mar 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Eye Manifestations of Systemic Diseases

Speaker:
Dr Elaine Huang
Ophthalmologist


Chairperson:
Dr Harold Choi
Ophthalmologist

07 Mar 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Using the Liquid Biopsy in Cancer Screening and Management

Speaker:
Dr Tan Min-Han
Medical Oncologist


Chairperson:
Dr Daniel Tan
Radiation Oncologist

06 Mar 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
STATE OF THE ARThritis: Ankylosing Spondylitis

Speaker:
Dr Eugene Lim
Rheumatologist


Chairperson:
Dr Sheila Vasoo
Rheumatologist

02 Mar 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Is Rice the Enemy?

Speaker:
Dr Shanker Pasupathy
General Surgeon


Chairperson:
Dr Abel Soh
Endocrinologist

01 Mar 2018
Thursday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Parkway East Hospital
Conference Room Level 1
Updates on Latest Hearing Aids’ Technology Development

Speaker:
Mr Tan Boon Hai
Principal Audiologist


Chairperson:
Dr Eng Soh Ping
Otorhinolaryngologist

28 Feb 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Current Concepts in OrthoGeriatrics

Speaker:
Dr Doshi Hitendra K
Orthopaedic Surgeon


Chairperson:
Dr Chong Keen Wai
Orthopaedic Surgeon

27 Feb 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Osteoporosis: treatment duration, treatment failure and drug holidays

Speaker:
Dr Mar 2018ilyn Lee
Endocrinologist


Chairperson:
Dr Tan Ken Jin
Orthopaedic Surgeon

23 Feb 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
No CME Lecture

CNY

21 Feb 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
No CME Lecture

CNY

20 Feb 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
No CME Lecture

CNY

16 Feb 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
No CME Lecture

CNY

15 Feb 2018
Thursday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Parkway East Hospital
Conference Room Level 1
No CME Lecture

CNY

14 Feb 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
No CME Lecture

CNY

13 Feb 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
No CME Lecture

CNY

09 Feb 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Biologics and Their Use in Enhancing Orthopaedic Practice

Speaker:
Dr Suresh Nathan Saminathan
Orthopaedic Surgeon

07 Feb 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Optimal Duration of Adjuvant Endocrine Therapy in Early Breast Cancer

Speaker:
Dr Wong Nan Soon
Medical Oncologist


Chairperson:
Dr Esther Chuwa
General Surgeon

06 Feb 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Intoxication and Forensic Psychiatry in Murder, Manslaughter and Other Crimes

Speaker:
Dr Gangadharan Sathyadevan
Psychiatrist


Chairperson:
Dr Winslow Rasaiah Munidasa
Psychiatrist

02 Feb 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Cholesterol and Nobel Prize: Next Chapter

Speaker:
Dr Low Lip Ping
Cardiologist


Chairperson:
Dr Lim Yean Teng
Cardiologist

01 Feb 2018
Thursday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Parkway East Hospital
Conference Room Level 1
The New Standard of Advice in Singapore – Bolam is no longer the legal test for consent

Speaker:
Mr Lek Siang Pheng
Lawyer


Chairperson:
Dr Singh Baldev
Cardiologist

31 Jan 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
The Promise of Combining Radiation Therapy and Immunotherapy

Speaker:
Dr Tan Yat Harn Daniel
Radiation Oncologist

30 Jan 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Robotic Urology Surgery: How to keep the cost down

Speaker:
Dr Chin Chong Min
Urologist


Chairperson:
Dr Li Man Kay
Urologist

26 Jan 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Should Asymptomatic Hyperuricemia be Treated?

Speaker:
Dr Wu Yik-Tian Akira
Renal Medicine Physician


Chairperson:
Dr Ho Chee Khun
Renal Medicine Physician

24 Jan 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS): What is its Role in Medicine Today?

Speaker:
Dr Jarrod Lee
Gastroenterologist


Chairperson:
Dr Reuben Wong
Gastroenterologist

23 Jan 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Surgical Facial Rejuvenation

Speaker:
Dr Wong Chin Ho
Plastic Surgeon

19 Jan 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Oral Nutrition Supplement – Functions, and Importance of Early Nutrition Intervention

Speaker:
Mr Louis Yap Wei Ming
Clinical Dietitian


Chairperson:
Dr Eric Hong
Cardiologist

18 Jan 2018
Thursday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Parkway East Hospital
Conference Room Level 1
Beyond The Steroid: New Therapy and Biologics for Atopic Eczema

Speaker:
Dr Loh Teck Hiong Henry
Dermatologist

17 Jan 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Lifestyle Medicine, good science or hocus pocus?

Speaker:
Dr Ting Peter
Cardiologist


Chairperson:
Dr Sriram Narayanan
General Surgeon

16 Jan 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Anemia & Coronary Artery Disease

Speaker:
Dr Nair V P
Cardiologist


Chairperson:
Dr Nair Dinesh
Cardiologist

12 Jan 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
Pattern Recognition in Sinusitis

Speaker:
Dr Chin Chao-Wu David
Otorhinolaryngologist

10 Jan 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
Pulmonary Infiltrates In The Immunocompromised Hematology Patient

Speaker:
Dr Loh Su Ming Yvonne
Haematologist


Chairperson:
Dr Kenneth Chan
Respiratory Physician

09 Jan 2018
Tuesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Conference Room 1 & 2 Level 9
Rheumatology Potpourri: Lessons from the Patients

Speaker:
Dr Sheila Vasoo Sushilan
Rheumatologist


Chairperson:
Dr Leong Hoe Nam
Infectious Disease Physician

05 Jan 2018
Friday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
Seminar Room Level 2, MEMC
No CME Lecture

New Year

04 Jan 2018
Thursday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Parkway East Hospital
Conference Room Level 1
No CME Lecture

New Year

03 Jan 2018
Wednesday

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Gleneagles Hospital
Lecture Theatre Level 3
No CME Lecture

New Year