25 May 2018

Workshop: WEHS - Ready for School - Coaching your Preschooler for a Well-rounded School Life

Date/Time
25 May, Friday, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Venue
NUS, NUHS Tower Block, Level 9, T09-04
Description

For parents with children aged 3 to 6.

This series of weekly one-hour workshops aims to provide parents of preschool children (4-6 years old) with some theoretical knowledge and practical ideas to strengthen their child's readiness for school. Parents will understand the elements that are important to getting a child ready for formal schooling in Primary 1. Each session will be delivered through facilitated group discussions, activities and take-home ideas for participants to engage their preschooler.

Topics that will be covered include learning self-control: be your child's emotional coach, helping your preschooler to stay focused and coaching your preschooler in problem-solving skills.

Organised by
Department of Psychological Medicine
28 May 2018

NCIS Oncology Grand Round: Recent Advances in Management of Colorectal Liver Metastasis

Date/Time
28 May, Monday, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Venue
NUS, NUHS Tower Block, Level 8, T08-03/04
Description

Speaker: Professor Yuman Fong, Sangiocomo Chair, Surgical Oncology, Chairman, Department of Surgery, City of Hope Cancer Center & Visiting Associate, California Institute of Technology, USA

Talk will start promptly at 1.00pm. Lunch will be served at 12.30pm and is per first-come-first-serve basis. All Healthcare Professionals are welcome. Please note that this is not a Public Talk. For more information, please call 6772 5859. The talks are accredited with 1 CME point by SMC.

Organised by
National University Cancer Institute, Singapore (NCIS)
28 May 2018

Seminar: Role of Surgeons in Cancer Research

Date/Time
28 May, Monday, 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Venue
NUS, NUHS Tower Block, Level 8, T08-04
Description

Speaker: Professor Yuman Fong, Sangiocomo Chair, Surgical Oncology, Chairman, Department of Surgery, City of Hope Cancer Center & Visiting Associate, California Institute of Technology, USA

Organised by
National University Cancer Institute, Singapore (NCIS)
30 May 2018

Symposium: Updates and New Concepts in Basic and Translational Immunology

Date/Time
30 May, Wednesday, 11:45 am - 6:00 pm
Venue
NUS, Clinical Research Centre (MD11), Level 1, Auditorium
Description

Speakers: Professor Stephen Schoenberger, La Jolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology, Dr Menna Clatworthy, University of Cambridge, Professor Ken Smith, University of Cambridge, Professor Nicholas Gascoigne, NUS Medicine, Associate Professor Paul MacAry, NUS Medicine and Professor Ooi Eng Eong, Duke-NUS Medical School

Organised by
Department of Microbiology and Immunology
4 Jun 2018

Workshop: Simulation as a Teaching Tool - Instructor Course

Date/Time
04 Jun - 07 Jun, Monday, 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Venue
NUS, Centre for Translational Medicine (MD6), Level 3, Centre for Healthcare Simulation (CHS)
Description

This 4-day intensive immersion course in healthcare simulation is meant for trained healthcare educators with simulation training to bring them to the next level of incorporating simulation into their curricula. It is led by experienced Harvard-affiliated faculty from the Centre for Medical Simulation, Boston, USA and covers all high-level elements and concepts involved in running a simulation program. Daily format varies and include creating simulation scenarios, lectures, small/large group discussions, case studies and practical exercises with real-time debriefing and feedback. Attendees are expected to have background simulation training who will then join a growing international community of Institute of Medical Simularion (IMS) graduates positioned to be leaders in the field!

Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 6601 1520 for registration/enquiries.

Organised by
Centre for Healthcare Simulation (CHS)
7 Jun 2018

Workshop: Assessment of Practical / Clinical Skills - Multi-Station Examinations

Date/Time
07 Jun, Thursday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Venue
NUS, Centre for Translational Medicine (MD6), Level 1, #01-01B
Description

Developing high quality assessments to evaluate achievements of desired skill sets for future practice is important in medical / health professional educational programs. This will ensure practice readiness as well as patient safety. The workshop will explore contemporary best evidence practices in developing multi-station clinical assessment.

Organised by
Centre for Medical Education (CenMED)
8 Jun 2018

Workshop: Use of Portfolio in Assessment and Learning

Date/Time
08 Jun, Friday, 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Venue
NUS, Centre for Translational Medicine (MD6), Level 1, #01-01B
Description

The origin of the word portfolio is interesting. It is the combination of two words: ‘portare’ which means ‘to carry’ and ‘follium’ which means ‘leaf/sheet’. Portfolio is a portable and a living document that collects personal and professional goals, achievements, and reflections in a systematic manner. 

Organised by
Centre for Medical Education (CenMED)