26 Nov 2018

Seminar: Functional Study of Circular RNAs Using Deep Sequencing and Bioinformatic Analysis | Studying Molecular Mechanism of Mammalian Clock Using "In Cellulo" Biochemical System

Date/Time
26 Nov, Monday, 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Venue
NUS, MD7, Seminar Room M9, #02-09
Description

Speakers:

Dr Kuei-Yang Hsiao, Assistant Professor, Institute of Biochemistry, National Chung Hsing University, Taichung, Taiwan

Dr Yi-Ying, Chiou, Assistant Professor, Institute of Biochemistry, National Chung Hsing University, Taichung, Taiwan

Organised by
Department of Biochemistry
27 Nov 2018

3rd Raffles Dialogue on the Future of Human Well-being and Security (HWS): Towards Resilient and Empowered Societies

Date/Time
27 Nov - 28 Nov, Tuesday - Wednesday
Venue
Description

This year's dialogue seeks to tackle multiple challenges central to sustainable and equitable human development through initiatives such as mitigating the ill-effects of globalisation, dealing with climate change and the health of the planet as a whole. Solutions include developing effective and relevant technologies through a robust research endeavour, delivering quality healthcare and education, ensuring international cooperation and goodwill, and building effective global institutions which provide strong governance.

Organised by
NUS Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, NUS Medicine, NUS Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health & NUHS
3 Dec 2018

Course: Basic Life Support (BLS) & Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)

Date/Time
03 Dec - 05 Dec, Monday - Wednesday
Venue
NUS, Centre for Translational Medicine (MD6), Level 3, Centre for Healthcare Simulation (CHS)
Description

The BLS Course is for healthcare professionals who need to know how to perform CPR, as well as other lifesaving skills, in a wide variety of in-hospital and out-of-hospital settings. Participants who successfully complete the BLS Course will receive an American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Providers Course Completion Card valid for two years.

The PALS Course is for healthcare providers who respond to emergencies in infants and children. These include personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care and critical care units such as physicians, nurses and paramedics. To qualify for the PALS Course, all participants are required to attend the BLS. Participants who successfully complete the PALS Course will receive a PALS Provider course Completion Card, valid for two years.

For registration or enquiries, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 6516 1021.

Organised by
Centre for Healthcare Simulation (CHS)
9 Jan 2019

16th Asia Pacific Medical Education Conference (APMEC)

Date/Time
09 Jan - 13 Jan, Wednesday - Sunday
Venue
NUS
Description

We have specially chosen our theme "Education for Health – Trends ● Issues ● Priorities ● Strategies (TIPS)". The aim of the conference is to share our experiences as educators, and learn from experts in medical and healthcare professional education some of the latest ideas, and best practices adopted internationally. This is also an opportunity for participants to stimulate discussions in medical and health professional education with the experts. As with previous APMECs, we have invited distinguished medical and healthcare professional educators to share their experiences, expertise and wisdom. APMEC 2019 will be centred around several themes anchoring undergraduate, residency to Continuous Professional Development in Medical, Nursing and Allied Health Professions.

Organised by
Centre for Medical Education (CenMED)
14 Jan 2019

NUS-Cambridge Joint Symposium

Date/Time
14 Jan, Monday
Venue
Cambridge University
Description

The annual NUS-Cambridge Joint Symposium would be held in Cambridge University this year, with the focus on cardiovascular diseases.

Organised by
Cambridge University
15 Jan 2019

2nd Singapore Autophagy Symposium

Date/Time
15 Jan, Tuesday, 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Venue
NUS, Clinical Research Centre (MD11), Level 1, Auditorium
Description

International experts in the field of autophagy such as Dr Noboru Mizushima will be sharing their works at the symposium.

Organised by
Medical Sciences Cluster (MSC)
17 Jan 2019

Conference: East Asian Forum of Nursing Scholars (EAFONS)

Date/Time
17 Jan - 18 Jan, Thursday - Friday
Venue
Description

The EAFONS annual conference is an outstanding international conference for nursing professionals and provides a unique academic platform for scholars and research students to share and exchange knowledge, sciences and academic insights, and to advance high quality doctoral education in nursing. It also allows for great opportunity to build international collaboration and partnership.

Organised by
Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies