About the Speaker

Dr Noel Stanley Tay

Director of Service
Department of Respiratory Medicine 
Ng Teng Fong General Hospital

Dr Noel Tay graduated from Faculty of Medicine, National University of Singapore in 1991, and obtained the MRCP(UK) in 2002. He completed advance training in Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine in 2005, and underwent fellowship in Cardiopulmonary Exercise Test and Pulmonary Rehabilitation at the University Health Network, University of Toronto.

Dr Tay is currently Director of Service, Respiratory Medicine, at the Department of Medicine, Ng Teng Fong Hospital.


Topics

Track 3: Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation
Pulmonary Rehabilitation in Singapore
Date :  Thursday, 7 September 2017
Time  :   1330
Venue  :   Auditorium
     
Abstract  :  Pulmonary Rehabilitation is recognised as an important component in the management of patient with chronic lung conditions such as COPD. The challenge is not in setting up a Pulmonary Rehabilitation Service, but to increase in participation rate amongst patients. The talk will focus on the experience in Ng Teng Fong Hospital in the recruitment of patients and outcomes of the program. .