27 Oct 2017

Class of 1987 Reunion - 30th Anniversary

Date/Time
27 Oct, Friday
Venue
Description

This event is strictly for Class of 1987 alumni and family. Registration is now open.

Organised by
Dean's Office, Corporate Communications (Alumni Relations)
28 Oct 2017

"I Can!" Doctors' Symposium - New Developments in Asthma and Allergies

Date/Time
28 Oct, Saturday, 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Venue
Description

Admission is free, to register, please email your name, contact number, MCR number and organisation to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. For enquiries, please call 6772 4420.

Registration and lunch will start at 1pm.

Organised by
Department of Paediatrics
30 Oct 2017

Seminar: Synaptic Input to Single Cortical Neurons in Rodents and the Behaving Primate

Date/Time
30 Oct, Monday, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Venue
NUS, MD7, Level 2, Seminar Room M9
Description

Speaker: Dr Andrew Tan Yong-Yi, Department of Physiology, NUS Medicine

Organised by
Department of Biochemistry
2 Nov 2017

Singapore Brain Modulation Symposium & 4th NUS Academic Psychiatry Meeting

Date/Time
02 Nov, Thursday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Venue
NUS, NUHS Tower Block, Level 1, Auditorium
Description

The Singapore Brain Modulation Symposium is an inaugural event that brings together international and local experts to discuss and exchange ideas on neuromodulation. Topics on electroconvulsive therapy, transcranial magnetic stimulation, transcranial direct current stimulation, deep brain stimulation and neurofeedback will be covered for a wide range of psychiatric illnesses.

With the theme "Advances in Therapeutic Neuromodulation", the program aims to raise awareness of modern brain modulation techniques for both the public and local healthcare professionals, enhance psychiatric services for patients and strengthen ties among brain modulation practitioners / researchers both locally and internationally; to develop a collaborative network for research, education and clinical practice.

Registration is free and closes on Fri, 29 Sep 2017. Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to register.

Organised by
Department of Psychological Medicine
2 Nov 2017

Dialogues

Date/Time
02 Nov, Thursday, 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Venue
NUS, Clinical Research Centre (MD11), Level 1, Auditorium
Description
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Organised by
Dean's Office
9 Nov 2017

Pressurized Intraperitoneal Aerosol Chemotherapy (PIPAC) 1st Asia-Pacific Symposium & Hands-on Course

Date/Time
09 Nov - 10 Nov, Thursday
Venue
NUH, Kent Ridge Wing, Level 2, Advanced Surgery Training Centre
Description

Highlights include latest management of peritoneal metastasis, concept and technique of PIPAC, hands-on training (dry lab) and live surgery.

Organised by
Department of Surgery
14 Nov 2017

Biology of Ageing II: Impactful Interventions

Date/Time
14 Nov - 16 Nov, Tuesday
Venue
Description

With aging the prevalence of non-communicable diseases is increasing: Alzheimer’s disease, sarcopenia, diabetes, cancer, cardiovascular diseases. During the conference research experts and leaders in the field will discuss various biological aspects of aging and especially interventions as well as related mechanisms to sustain and/or restore functional capacity in older adults. The interventions to be discussed include nutritional supplements, caloric intake regulation, exercise, drugs, and others, in both human and animal models. The muscolo-skeletal, immune, metabolic and cognitive aspects of aging are among the topics to be covered. Scientists, clinicians and groups interested in restoring functional capacity and understanding the biology behind the effectiveness of these interventions are welcomed to attend this scientific conference.

Organised by
NUHS & A*STAR