Annual Combined Surgical Meeting 2013
'New Surgical Technologies'




Date: 12 - 13 October 2013

Venue: Conrad Centennial Singapore


Keynote Address

  • Prof Kim Seon Hahn (AMS Visiting Academician 2013)

​Head of Colorectal Division, Korea University Anam Hospital, Seoul, South Korea

Professor, Department of Surgery, Korea University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea

​The Impact of Robotics in Surgery - The Korean Experience


  • Prof Hyung Woo Jin

​Department of Surgery, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea

​Current States of Robotic Surgery in Gastric Cancer


  • A/Prof Kang Sang-Wook (AMS Visiting Academician 2013)

​Department of Surgery, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea

​Training and Accreditation in Robotic Surgery


  • Prof Boonprasit Kritpacha

​Chief of Surgery, Department of Surgery, Prince of Songkhla University, Songkhla, Thailand

​Updates in Techniques for Advanced Endovascular Abdominal Aneurysm Repair


8th College of Surgeons Lectureship

  • Prof P Balasubramaniam

Art and Science of Surgery: Lessons from a Journey of 60 Years


18th Yahya Cohen Memorial Lectureship

  • Dr David Chin Chao-Wu

​Consultant, Department of Otolaryngology, Changi General Hospital, Singapore

The Outside-In Approach to the Modified Endoscopic Lothrop Procedure


College of Surgeons Gold Medal 2013

In recognition of the effort of the best performing Advance Surgical Trainees (ASTs) in the nine (9) surgical specialties, as well as, to encourage the ASTs to excel in their exit examination, the College of Surgeons has decided to establish the College of Surgeons Gold Medal as an annual award from 2008. Regulations governing this Award can be found here.


The College of Surgeons Gold Medal 2013 is awarded to the following best performing ASTs as nominated by their respective Residency Advisory Committee:

  • Dr Huey Cheong Wei Terence (General Surgery)
  • Dr Yeo Sze Wei Matthew (Plastic Surgery)
  • Dr Foo Tun Lin (Hand Surgery)
  • Dr Lim Ming Yann (Otorhinolaryngology)
  • Dr Soumen Das De (Orthopaedic Surgery)
  • Dr Wu Qing Hui (Urology)


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