60 Years

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MASTER'S MESSAGE (OCT 2017)
19 Oct 2017

Recently, at the College of Surgeons Singapore Dinner on 29 September 2017, Senior Minister of State for Health Mr Chee Hong Tat addressed the need to achieve a right mix of specialists, including larger numbers of doctors specialising in areas such as family medicine, internal medicine, geriatrics and palliative care, to meet Singapore’s long-term healthcare needs.
 

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MASTER'S MESSAGE (AUG 2017)
18 Aug 2017

This August we join our nation to celebrate 52nd year of nationhood.  This year’s theme "#One Nation Together" is most apt. 
 

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“MISCONCEPTIONS ABOUT AESTHETIC PROCEDURES AND USE OF TOOLS”, The Straits Times Forum, 8 August 2017
11 Aug 2017

We take issue with the July 31 article (Cousins who gave up banking for beauty (sector)), in which Novena Global Lifecare Group’s Mr Terence Loh was reported as saying: “If you understand aesthetics, most of them are GP doctors – (but) there’s actually no specialisation at all required.”
 

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INDUCTION COMITIA & 23RD GORDON ARTHUR RANSOME ORATION
21 Jul 2017

On 21 July 2017, the Academy held its Induction Comitia at the Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel in conjunction with the 51st Singapore-Malaysia Congress of Medicine and the 60th anniversary of the Academy.  Close to 500 attendees gathered that evening which was graced by the Guest-of-Honour, His Excellency Dr Tony Tan Keng Yam, President of the Republic of Singapore and Patron of the Academy.
 

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THE ROBERT LOH PROFESSORSHIP IN CLINICAL INNOVATION IN OPHTHALMOLOGY
14 Jul 2017

We are pleased to announce a unique opportunity to  pay tribute to Dr Robert Loh, one of Singapore’s pioneering founding fathers in Medicine and Ophthalmology.

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ANNOUNCEMENT FOR MASTER-ELECT 2017
5 Jul 2017

As at closing time on 30 June 2017, 1700 hours, only one nomination was received for the post of Master-Elect.

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JOINT AMS-CFPS-SMA UPDATED ADVISORY ON FEES PAID TO MANAGED CARE AND THIRD-PARTY ADMINISTRATOR (TPA) COMPANIES
23 Jun 2017

We refer to SMC’s advisory issued on 13 December 2016 [“Advisory to Medical Practitioners on payment of fees to Managed Care Companies, Third Party Administrators, Insurance Entities or Patient Referral Services”], the subsequent joint opinions issued by the three professional bodies (3PBs) on 14 December 2016 and 11 April 2017, and the latest SMC advisory issued on 23 June 2017.

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COUNCIL OF THE ACADEMY OF MEDICINE, SINGAPORE (2017-2018)
3 Jun 2017

At the conclusion of the 39th Annual General Meeting of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore on 3 June 2017, we are pleased to announce the Academy’s Council for the term 2017-2018.

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