May 24, 2017 | Clinical Care and InnovationResearch 

Drinking milk lowers risk of diabetes, hypertension

Adults who drink at least one 240ml glass of cow's milk every day have a 12 per cent lower risk of diabetes than those who do not drink milk at all.

April 10, 2017 | Giving & PhilanthropyResearch 

Establishing capabilities for a more effective outbreak response

Gift from Tanoto Foundation will help establish the Viral Research and Experimental Medicine Centre @ SingHealth Duke-NUS (ViREMiCS) which will look into dramatically shortening lengthy clinical trials processes.

April 06, 2017 | Research 

SGH-led study discovers haze brings risk of cardiac arrests

The SGH-led study found a 30% increase in the ris of cardiac arrest when PSI levels hit more than 100.

April 05, 2017 | ResearchUpclose 

Climbing Everests – wisdom from a Nobel Laureate’s research journey

Professor Ada Yonath, winner of the 2009 Nobel Prize for Chemistry, shared how she overcame multiple challenges and setbacks in her research journey at the SingHealth Duke-NUS Research Day 2017.

April 05, 2017 | ResearchSafety & Quality 

More than a signature on a form

The process of research is as important as its outcome. More than just a legal requirement, informed consent is a crucial ethical responsibility of researchers working with human participants.

March 27, 2017 | EducationEventsAcademic MedicineResearch 

Everyone Wins

SingHealth Duke-NUS AMC launches Women in Science (WinS) Network to nurture and empower women researchers across the cluster to succeed in their scientific careers.

March 22, 2017 | ResearchUpclose 

Research brings answers to primary care

Dr Jasmine Lew, Resident Physician at SingHealth Polyclinics - Bedok, could be a rare specimen of clinician: she is a primary care clinician-researcher. Last year, her investigation revealed a link between red meat and kidney failure.

March 20, 2017 | ResearchSafety & QualityAcademic Medicine 

Preventing falls in the elderly

Duke-NUS-led study shows tailored physical therapy can reduce severity of falls in the elderly, and more.

March 17, 2017 | Research 

S'pore team's work set to change how liver cancer is treated

A discovery by a team of scientists suggests that treatment for liver cancer should be customised to each patient.

March 16, 2017 | UpcloseResearch 

Having your cake and eating it too – is this possible? The choice is yours.

Assoc Prof Tina Wong, Senior Consultant at the Singapore National Eye Centre (SNEC) is a successful clinician scientist and educator. She’s also a devoted wife and mother. Here, she shares how women can be confident and reach their goals in the medical and scientific arena.