Singapore NeuroScience Association's 25th anniversary celebration

In conjunction with its 25th Anniversary celebration, the Singapore NeuroScience Association (SNA) held a one-day neuroscience symposium on 26 April at the Centre for Life Sciences, NUS. Associate Professor Gavin Dawe (Department of Pharmacology), Secretary of SNA, unveiled a book entitled "25 years of Journey" to commemorate the 25th anniversary of SNA.

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First regional World Health Summit calls for whole-society action

Over 900 delegates from 46 countries, among them 120 speakers from more than 20 nations, attended the inaugural World Health Summit Regional Meeting Asia, Singapore 2013 hosted by the National University of Singapore (NUS) and Ministry of Health Holdings. 

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Congratulations to winners of the NUHS Leadership Awards 2013!

It was our privilege to honour 26 outstanding individuals at the NUHS Tribute Night 2013, who have contributed significantly in patient care, research, quality improvement, and/or mentoring of young doctors, nurses and allied health professionals.

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$25 million gift from the Yong Loo Lin Trust to boost research for cancer

The Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine recently received a S$25 million gift from the Yong Loo Lin Trust to work with the National University Cancer Institute, Singapore (NCIS) to develop new models of cancer care through research and education. This is on top of the Trust's S$100 million gift to the School of Medicine in 2005 for research and scholarship in various diseases, including cancer.

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Mobile Learning Programme

Through the integration of technology into today's learning, the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine has recently embarked on a Mobile Learning Programme to explore how mobile computing platforms can be used to enhance teaching and learning in medical education.

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Celebrate the past, inspire the future

Penned to inspire, Heartfelt is a compilation of student-written stories that brings you deep into the lives of some of the most distinctive doctors in Singapore. With over 60 intense interview hours, doctors open up like never before to reveal their greatest trials as well as their sweetest victories. Pre-order a copy today. Net proceeds go to the Christine Chong Hui Xian Bursary for financially needy medical students.

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Ong Hin Tiang Scholarship in Cancer Research

The Ong Hin Tiang and Ong Sek Pek Foundation provides financial assistance for education, funding of medicine and cost of treatment for needy patients with chronic and/or terminal illnesses, as well as alleviating poverty and granting of aid to the poor and needy. In 2013, the Ong Hin Tiang and Ong Sek Pek Foundation donated a gift to the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine to award a research scholarship to a Malaysian candidate doing PhD studies in Cancer Research. 

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