21 Jul 2017

The Chapter of Clinician Educators took part in the 51st Singapore Malaysia Congress of Medicine (SMCM) 2017 held at the Grand Copthorne hotel, on 21 July 2017.


The topic hosted was “Specialist Training: Are We on the Right Track?” Chaired by both A/Prof Abhilash Balakrishnan and Dr Dujeepa Samarasekera. Focusing on the following issues and insights:


Topic : Debate: Focusing on the present training format of post-graduate training in Singapore from different angles.


Singhealth: Dr Snajee Shanker

National University Health System: Dr Tan Li Feng, Dr Glen Liau

National Healthcare Group: Dr Nathaniel Heah, Dr Tang Man Hon


Topic : Perspective from Hong Kong: Training the Future Physicians
Presenters :

Prof Lau Chak-Sing
Hong Kong Academy of Medicine

Topic : Residency Programs in Singapore:  Have We Got the Right Alignment?
Presenters :

A/Prof Nicholas Chew Wuen Ming
Group Chief Education Officer
National Healthcare Group

Topic : Tracing Back the History, the Changes and Reflections of a Senior Clinician
Presenters :

Prof Chay Oh Moh
Senior Consultant and KKH Campus Director, Education
KK Women's and Children's Hospital