The COVID-19 Chronicles

An NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine publication, “The COVID-19 Chronicles” is a series of educational illustrations about the ongoing COVID-19 (Coronavirus Disease 2019) outbreak.

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Medicine Dinner 2020 – Postponed

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation, Medicine Dinner 2020: The Med Gala will be postponed to 2021.

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Professor Anantharaman Vathsala appointed Acting Head of Department, Medicine

Professor Anantharaman Vathsala has been appointed Acting Head for the Department of Medicine, with effect from 1 June 2020, as Associate Professor Dan Yock Young completes his current term as Head on 31 May 2020.

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Associate Professor Heng Chew Kiat appointed Assistant Dean (Graduate Studies)

Research Associate Professor Heng Chew Kiat will assume the position of Assistant Dean for Graduate Studies at the NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, with effect from 1 June 2020.

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Managing heat in the era of COVID-19

Associate Professor Jason Lee is part of a global team of researchers who investigated the potential impacts of COVID-19 on the heat management strategies of various communities, spanning from healthcare workers to populations vulnerable to heat in the changing seasons. They have come up with possible methods to mitigate these effects.

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COVID-19 pandemic shows how all humanity is in the same boat

In an op-ed on The Scotsman, Professor Chong Yap Seng, Dean of the NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, and Associate Professor Swaine Chen from the Department of Medicine stress that the world can no longer forget about its past threats for it to learn to be pandemic-ready and pandemic-resistant.

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Around the world in 80 days: What has the world learned since the WHO Technical Mission to Wuhan, China?

In this session of the weekly webinar series, "COVID-19: Updates from Singapore", Dr Bruce Aylward from the World Health Organisation provided a detailed account on what the world can learn from China’s example in dealing with the COVID-19 outbreak.

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