August 24, 2017 | Academic Clinical ProgrammesGiving & PhilanthropyResearch 

UCAN unlock the mysteries of chronic diseases in children

The Understanding Childhood (Chronic) Ailments Network – Asia (UCAN-A) is building a network of translational research hubs in Asia for chronic diseases in children, such as Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis and Rheumatic fever, with Singapore as its central hub.

January 09, 2017 | Academic Clinical ProgrammesGiving & Philanthropy 

Ingredients for fundraising success: Creativity and passion

When it comes to making a donation, what matters most is how connected one feels to the cause. Researchers from two ACPs have unleashed their creativity and passion to win the hearts of supporters with surprising results.

July 01, 2016 | Academic Clinical Programmes 

Two new ACPs launched

SingHealth Duke-NUS Academic Medical Centre launches Anaesthesiology & Perioperative Sciences Academic Clinical Programme (ACP) and the Musculoskeletal Sciences ACP today as the 12th and 13th ACPs to date.

January 22, 2016 | Academic Clinical ProgrammesResearchEvents 

The importance of qualitative research in healthcare

Qualitative research in healthcare has become increasingly important and wide-spread, yet many people do not see the credibility behind qualitative research.

July 28, 2015 | Academic Clinical ProgrammesEducation 

Education video to help medical students become better learners

Dr Sonali Chonkar and Prof Tan Kok Hian from OBGYN ACP seek to enhance medical students’ learning methods with a video intervention. They have been awarded the NUS Teaching Enhancement Grant (TEG) for this project.

January 26, 2015 | UpcloseAcademic Clinical ProgrammesResearch 

Commentary on Surgeon-Scientists

Dr Allan Kirk, Duke Medicine Surgery Division Chairman, presented on the Surgeon-Scientist at the year's first Education Grand Round. Here is Prof London Ooi's response.

January 13, 2015 | EventsAcademic Clinical Programmes 

Key to ACP success? Collaboration, collaboration, collaboration.

Leaders of Cardiovascular ACP and Neuroscience ACP shared their lessons learned at Academic Hour, a series of regular academic discussions on topics across disciplines and specialties, healthcare thought leadership and trends.

December 15, 2014 | Academic Clinical ProgrammesResearchAwards & Recognition 

Distinguished Clinical Study Award for SingHealth Duke-NUS ACP paper

A team of researchers from the SingHealth Duke-NUS Academic Medical Centre were selected as award winners for the Distinguished Clinical Study 2014!

November 20, 2014 | Academic Clinical ProgrammesResearch 

New institute to lead heart research on Asian population

Housed in the new NHCS building, the National Heart Research Institute Singapore jump-starts cardiovascular research on SGH Campus

November 20, 2014 | Academic Clinical ProgrammesGiving & PhilanthropyResearch 

S$3 million gift to advance research in cardiovascular medicine

Heart patients and those at risk of cardiovascular diseases can take heart that research at NHRIS has been given a boost by a generous gift of S$3 million from the Tanoto Foundation.