About the Speaker​


Ms LEE Yan Shan

Speech Therapist, Speech Therapy Department,
Singapore General Hospital, Singapore

Ms Lee Yan Shan graduated from the La Trobe University in Melbourne, Australia in 2011. She is a speech and language therapist at the Singapore General Hospital. Since 2013, she has been working extensively with tracheostomy patients and critically ill patients in order to promote communication and early swallow rehabilitation. Ms Lee has a keen interest in translational research, in areas like tracheostomy management, chronic dysphagia rehabilitation and oral hygiene management. She currently leads a team of speech therapists specialising in Cardiology, Respiratory, Geriatric, Renal, Gastroenterology and General Medicine.

Ms Lee believes strongly in multidisciplinary management and interprofessional education. She is one of the key members of the multidisciplinary tracheostomy team, providing consultative management to patients with tracheostomy and co-conducting joint education sessions together with other professionals in the team. She is also involved in setting up education frameworks and competencies related to tracheostomy management within the department.

Speaker's Session:

Date: 2​ November 201​7 (Thu)  | Time: 1000 - 1130 LocationAcademia, Level 2, L2-T1

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