June 27, 2017 | Upclose 

Faces of Healthcare: Dr Chan Yew Weng (SGH)

Dr Chan Yew Weng: A pilot in the operating theatre.

June 21, 2017 | EducationClinical Care and InnovationUpclose 

“I confronted mortality in the ICU”

The intensive care unit (ICU) is a place where we push life to the boundaries. It is where patients recuperate and regain life to reunite with loved ones, and also where we medical practitioners realise that sometimes, even our best efforts are not enough to save their broken bodies.

June 09, 2017 | EducationUpclose 

Run Brian, Run!

Meet all-rounder Dr Brian Chan – Duke-NUS fresh graduate, stand-out peer leader and passionate volunteer – as he continues on his journey to becoming a holistic physician.

May 30, 2017 | UpcloseClinical Care and Innovation 

No more need to say 'Oops, I pooped'

Medical treatment ensures one's bowel incontinence secret will not leak out

May 12, 2017 | Academic MedicineClinical Care and InnovationUpclose 

Coming home to care

Assoc Prof Prema Raj reflects on his return to SGH Campus, his “home”, and what drives him and his team at the SingHealth Duke-NUS Liver Transplant Centre, almost two years after it was formed.

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.

March 22, 2017 | Allied HealthClinical Care and InnovationEventsUpclose 

Art-based therapies as personalised medicine

Renowned art therapist and research psychologist Dr Cathy Malchiodi explains the relevance of art-based therapy in healthcare today, and how patients can find common healing grounds in art-based therapy.

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 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.

January 25, 2017 | Giving & PhilanthropyUpclose 

Cultivating philanthropy for better oral health

To cultivate a culture of giving in NDCS, we need to steward our donors to the causes closest to their hearts.