Coping with rising temperatures in Singapore

Research Associate Professor Jason Lee from the Department of Physiology shares how an over-reliance on air-conditioning could be bad for health and what Singaporeans can do instead to cope with rising temperatures.

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Using mass spectrometry imaging for a closer study of tumours

Dr Glenn Bonney, Consultant in the Division of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery at NUH, and his research team members from NUS have developed a new technique to examine tumours more closely and this could allow doctors to be more precise when removing cancer tissue during surgery.

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Local hip fracture rates on the decline

Professor Yong Eu Leong from the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology shares his research findings on the incidence rate of hip fractures among Singaporeans.

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Former NUS Medicine Dean elected to the United States of America's National Academy of Medicine

The National University Health System (NUHS) Chief Executive, National University of Singapore (NUS) Senior Vice President (Health Affairs) and former Dean of NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, Professor John Eu-Li Wong, has been elected to the United States of America’s National Academy of Medicine (NAM), a globally influential organisation on health and science.

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#EthicallySpeaking: Ethics framework for big data in health and research

As part of our new series, #EthicallySpeaking, we’ll share articles on the “Ethics Framework for Big Data in Health and Research” developed under the Science, Health and Policy-relevant Ethics in Singapore (SHAPES) Initiative by the NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine's Centre for Biomedical Ethics.

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Towards value-based healthcare models

In this commentary, visiting Associate Professor Joanne Yoong at NUS Medicine shares that a value-based healthcare system where providers are held accountable for high-quality care, positive patient experiences and outcomes will benefit patients.

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Appointment of new Assistant Deans

With retrospective effect from 1 October 2019, Professor Roger Foo will assume the position of Assistant Dean (Research) and Assistant Professor Tan Ker Kan will assume the position of Assistant Dean (Research Integrity and Compliance) at the NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine.

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