8 Jul 2017

RadioPath

Date/Time
08 Jul - 09 Jul, Saturday
Venue
NUS, NUHS Tower Block, T06-02/03
Description

Course Objectives:

- Enhance understanding of the pathological basis of organ disorders

- Apply principles of radiologic-pathological correlation to the interpretation of radiological investigations

- Apply principles of radiological features of diseases for pathological diagnosis

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Organised by
Departments of Diagnostic Radiology & Pathology
8 Jul 2017

Commencement Ceremony

Date/Time
08 Jul, Saturday
Venue
Description

An annual event which marks the successful completion of education at the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine. The ceremony serves as a major milestone for NUS Medicine’s graduates as they embark on their journey of becoming competent, compassionate and community-minded healthcare professionals to serve the healthcare needs of Singapore.

Organised by
Dean's Office, Education (Student Affairs)
12 Jul 2017

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

Date/Time
12 Jul, Wednesday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Venue
NUS, Centre for Translational Medicine (MD6), Learning Room 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)
13 Jul 2017

Workshop: SHARE Workshop, Drug Discovery, Past and Future

Date/Time
13 Jul - 14 Jul, Thursday, 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Venue
NUS, Centre for Life Sciences (CeLS), Level 1, Auditorium
Description

Plenary Speakers:

• Professor Tony HUNTER, Salk Institute

• Professor KIM Sung Hoon, Medicinal Bioconvergence Research Center Biocon)

• Professor Alex LEVITZKI, Hebrew University of Jerusalem

• Professor Alex MATTER, Experimental Therapeutics Centre, A*STAR

• Professor Rony SEGER, Weizmann Institute of Science

Organised by
CREATE, SHARE & Department of Microbiology and Immunology
17 Jul 2017

International Union of Microbiological Societies (IUMS) Singapore

Date/Time
17 Jul - 21 Jul, Monday
Venue
Description

With more than 100 International and regional speakers, IUMS 2017 Singapore is the largest microbiology congress in the region. It will highlight the future direction of microbiology for the next decade and will provide excellent opportunities to foster scientific development. It incorporates the 15th International Congress of Bacteriology and Applied Microbiology, the 15th International Congress of Mycology and Eukaryotic Microbiology and the 17th International Congress of Virology.

Organised by
International Union of Microbiological Societies (IUMS) & Singapore Society for Microbiology and Biotechnology (SSMB)
19 Jul 2017

Singapore Gastric Cancer Consortium's 10th Annual Scientific Meeting

Date/Time
19 Jul - 20 Jul, Wednesday
Venue
NUS, NUHS Tower Block, Level 1, Auditorium
Description

The theme for this year's conference is Latest Advances in Gastric Cancer Research: Basic Science, Prevention and Therapeutics. The aim of this conference is to bring together clinician scientists, cell and molecular biologists, gastroenterologists, GI surgeons and gastric oncologists to discuss the latest developments in gastric cancer research. We aim for this to be a focused discussion on research directions and collaborations. This year, a pre-congress advanced laporoscopic workshop on upper gastrointestinal surgery led by Professor Jimmy So will also be held on 17-18 July 2017.

Organised by
Singapore Gastric Cancer Consortium
21 Jul 2017

Workshop: Use of Portfolio in Assessment and Learning

Date/Time
21 Jul, Friday, 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Venue
NUS, Centre for Translational Medicine (MD6), Learning Room 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)