About the Speaker
Asst Prof ONG Hwee Kuan
Vice Chair for Undergraduate Education,
College of Allied Health, SingHealth Academy;
Senior Principal Physiotherapist, Department of Physiotherapy,
Singapore General Hospital, Singapore
Assistant Professor Ong Hwee Kuan completed her Doctor of Clinical Physiotherapy specialising in Cardiopulmonary from the University of Melbourne in 2010. Her clinical interest is in the area of acute care pulmonary physiotherapy and rehabilitation of special populations, such as the critically ill and those with chronic lung disease. Dr Ong has been an Assistant Professor at Singapore Institute of Technology, Health and Social Sciences Cluster since 2015.
Dr Ong has a keen interest in education and recently completed a Master in Health Professional Education Programme to further equip herself as a medical educator. She is involved in both undergraduate and post-professional physiotherapy education. She is the Vice Chair of Undergraduate Allied Health Education in the College of Allied Health, SingHealth Academy. She is also the Programme Director for two post-professional programmes run jointly by the Singapore General Hospital (SGH) Physiotherapy Department and the Postgraduate Allied Health Institute, SGH; namely the Advanced Certificate in Physiotherapy (since 2010) and Core Residency in Cardiopulmonary Physiotherapy (since 2015).
Date: 2 November 2017 (Thu) | Time: 1000 - 1130 | Location: Academia, Level 2, L2-T1