August 30, 2018 | Academic MedicineResearch 

Progress in developing powerful vaccines against dengue or zika

Duke-NUS have found vaccination to one or more viruses can be leveraged upon to gain protection against closely-related viruses, such as dengue or Zika.

August 27, 2018 | Giving & PhilanthropyEventsAcademic MedicineAcademic Clinical ProgrammesResearchEducation 

The drive for a healthier tomorrow

SingHealth Duke-NUS Charity Golf 2018 raises more than $413,000 to support medical research and training for Singapore’s top killer diseases and disabling conditions.

August 03, 2018 | UpcloseResearchRegional Health System 

All aboard for better population health

Duke-NUS MD-PhD candidate Kwan Yu Heng shares about the importance of population health, and how he is cultivating interest among students, researchers and healthcare professionals in Singapore.

July 31, 2018 | Giving & PhilanthropyResearchUpcloseEducation 

Renowned ultra-marathoner races for Radiological Sciences

Veteran runner and fundraiser Mr Lim Nghee Huat will take part in a gruelling cross-country race in Scotland to raise funds for medical research and education.

July 31, 2018 | ResearchUpcloseGiving & Philanthropy 

Prof Aung Tin's fight to save sight

Professor Aung Tin has spent more than two decades treating and researching better ways to prevent, diagnose and manage glaucoma. Recently, the outstanding clinician and researcher from Singapore National Eye Centre (SNEC) and Singapore Eye Research Institute (SERI) was conferred the Kwan Im Thong Hood Cho Temple Professorship in Ophthalmology by Duke-NUS in recognition of his sterling achievements and to enable further research advancements.

July 31, 2018 | Research 

Better ways to treat diabetic eye diseases

Oral drug and eye injections effective against diabetic retinopathy and macular oedema

July 31, 2018 | Research 

More mums-to-be diagnosed with gestational diabetes

More expectant mothers at KK Women's and Children's Hospital (KKH) have been diagnosed with gestational diabetes ever since screening of the disease was made available there for all pregnant women from the start of 2016.

July 12, 2018 | Clinical Care and InnovationResearch 

Not just a fancy fitness tracker

Research team from the SingHealth Duke-NUS Institute of Precision Medicine (PRISM) and National Heart Centre Singapore (NHCS) found that wearable sensors can help predict heart problems.

June 28, 2018 | Research 

Hardly a dry eye in the house thanks to new acupuncture technique

SNEC and SERI led a three-year collaborative clinical trial between SERI and Singapore Chung Hwa Medical Institution (SCHMI) to develop a treatment that combines the benefits of Traditional Chinese Medicine and modern medicine to treat 'dry eye'.

June 28, 2018 | Research 

Strong social ties help middle-aged folk grow more resilient: Study

Duke-NUS study shows that such bonds improve self-esteem and ability to cope with stress.