6 Jun 2017

Workshop: Assessment of Practical / Clinical Skills - Workplace-Based Assessment

Date/Time
06 Jun - 07 Jun, Tuesday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Venue
NUS, Centre for Translational Medicine (MD6), 03-04
Description

Evaluating the clinical performance of trainee doctors and health professionals’, based on objective, valid, reliable and impactful assessment tools is important in current practice environments. This interactive workshop will explore current workplace-based assessment tools taking examples from best practices across the globe. It will include the workplace-based assessment tools, and also the opportunity to discuss the challenges faced when using these types of assessments. 

Organised by
Centre for Medical Education (CenMED)
8 Jun 2017

Workshop: Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Re-certification Course

Date/Time
08 Jun - 09 Jun, Thursday
Venue
NUS, Centre for Translational Medicine (MD6), Level 3, Centre for Healthcare Simulation (CHS)
Description

ACLS refers to a set of clinical interventions for the urgent treatment of cardiopulmonary arrest plus the knowledge and skills to deploy those interventions. It also includes the proper management of situations likely to lead to cardiac arrest and stabilization of the patient in the early phase after successful resuscitation. Consisting of both didactic and practical sessions, participants will be trained with the most up-to-date ACLS guidelines and skills. Upon successful completion of the course, participant will receive an ACLS certificate valid for 2 years.

For registration or enquiries, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 65161021 / 66011520. Registration closes on 5 May 2017.

Organised by
Centre for Healthcare Simulation (CHS)
13 Jun 2017

The Seventh International Meeting On Synthetic Biology (SB7.0)

Date/Time
13 Jun - 16 Jun, Tuesday, 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Venue
Description

The goal of SB7.0 is to unite again the international synthetic biology communities to take a fresh look at the key topics and challenges that our field faces. Synthetic biology cannot advance without exploring and embracing the changes that it brings. As practitioners, scholars, and citizens we need to work together to explore the possibilities and plan strategically for collective growth of our science, its beneficial applications, and responsible practices.

Organised by
BioBricks Foundation, Synbiobeta & NUS Synthetic Biology for Clinical and Technological Innovation (SynCTI)
28 Jun 2017

Workshop: Technology-Enhanced Learning

Date/Time
28 Jun, Wednesday, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Venue
NUS, Centre for Translational Medicine (MD6), Learning Room 01-01B
Description

Technology-Enhanced Learning has become an accepted educational tool and platform to support and augment teaching and learning in health professions education. Technology-enhanced learning in health professions education has demonstrated positive learning outcomes, promotes interaction between students/trainees and instructors, and positive assessment outcomes.

Organised by
Centre for Medical Education (CenMED)
30 Jun 2017

4th National University Cancer Institute, Singapore (NCIS) Annual Research Meeting

Date/Time
30 Jun - 01 Jul, Friday, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Venue
NUS, NUHS Tower Block, Level 1, Auditorium & T09-03/04
Description

In this new era of science and technology where significant advances in cancer research have been made, substantial gaps still exist between the applications of beneficial research findings into clinical cancer treatment. NCAM 2017 hopes to gather cancer physicians and researchers at the same forum to exchange the latest findings in cancer science that may eventually improve patient outcomes.

Organised by
National University Cancer Institute, Singapore (NCIS) & Cancer Science Institute of Singapore (CSI)
3 Jul 2017

Medical Dinner

Date/Time
03 Jul, Monday, 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Venue
Description

You’re invited to join us for a convivial evening to celebrate the spirit of NUS Medicine! Join other healthcare professionals as we welcome the newest graduates from NUS Medicine, Nursing and Pharmacy. Re-connect with old friends and teachers!

For more information, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Organised by
Dean's Office
6 Jul 2017

International Conference on Scientific Frontiers in Natural Product Based Drugs

Date/Time
06 Jul - 07 Jul, Thursday
Venue
NUS, Clinical Research Centre (MD11), Level 1, Auditorium
Description

This meeting will consist of keynote speeches, invited lectures, young scientist/student short talks and poster sessions, all focusing on the scientific frontiers in the pharmacology, medicinal chemistry and pharmacy of natural product based drugs. This conference will be a dynamic platform supporting international delegates of diverse research expertise to share and exchange scientific findings and novel ideas, and to build new collarboration and projects, for the discovery and development of natural product based drugs.

Organised by
Department of Pharmacology & Department of Pharmacy