About the Speaker


Mr Tay Hung Yong

Principal Physiotherapist
Manager, SHF
Heart Wellness Centre

Hung Yong has been working with the Singapore Heart Foundation (SHF) since 2008, as a registered physiotherapist. Prior to this, he had gained invaluable experience during his 6.5-year stint with the National University Hospital (NUH).

Hung Yong’s areas of interest lie in exercise therapy and cardiac rehabilitation. He manages the cardiac rehabilitation programme conducted at the SHF-Heart Wellness Centre, where he is involved in the care of patients who suffer from overweight issues, diabetes mellitus, high blood pressure and high cholesterol.

In addition, he is currently involved in a few research projects that are in the field ofpreventive cardiology.

Hung Yong’s qualifications include:
2001 - Diploma in Physiotherapy from Nanyang Polytechnic
2004 - Bachelor’s Degree in Health Science (Physiotherapy) from the University of Sydney
2015 - Masters in Preventive Cardiology, at the Imperial College London


Track 3: Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation
Cardiac Rehabilitation in the Community
Date  :  Thursday, 7 September 2017
Time  :  1330
Venue  :   Auditorium
Abstract  :    TBA