60 Years
14 Mar 2018

[BY INVITATION ONLY]


 



SPECIAL ORATION BY

THE HONOURABLE THE CHIEF JUSTICE SUNDARESH MENON  

& SIGNING OF MOU ON MEDICAL EXPERT WITNESS TRAINING COURSE


The Academy of Medicine, Singapore is hosting an engagement session with The Honourable the Chief Justice Sundaresh Menon from the Supreme Court of Singapore which will be held on 14th March 2018 at the LKCMedicine Toh Kian Chui Annex Lecture Theatre.


Chief Justice will deliver a special oration on “Medicine and Law: Comparative Perspectives on Professional Conduct and Discipline”.

 

This is a continuation lecture from his 23rd Gordon Arthur Ransome Oration entitled "Law and Medicine: Professions of Honour, Service and Excellence” at the Academy's 60th Anniversary Celebration in 2017. 

 

This will be the first annual lecture under the Office of Professional Affairs. This inaugural lecture is open to Fellows who are involved in the professional affairs work of the Academy as follows:-

 

(1) Faculty of Medical Experts (those who have gone through the Medical Expert Witness Training Courses)

(2) Medical Assessors (this is a scheme with Supreme Court)

(3) Medical Mediators (this is a scheme with Singapore Mediation Centre)


These are important work to help ensure high standards of ethics and professionalism amongst specialists and health care delivery in Singapore. Fellows who are interested to contribute to and support these areas of professional services may contact the Office of Professional Affairs at Tel: 6593 7885 or Email: syairah@ams.edu.sg.

 

The programme for the event are as follows: