February 20, 2017 | ResearchAcademic Medicine 

CGH and Hyflux to study effectiveness of ELO Water

Hyflux has tied up with Changi General Hospital (CGH) to conduct the first human clinical trials of the company’s ELO Water on Type-2 diabetes.

February 17, 2017 | Academic MedicineClinical Care and InnovationResearch 

How to mend a broken heart (better)

Duke-NUS Penn Medicine Study identifies key factors for post heart attack recovery.

January 24, 2017 | Academic MedicineResearchEvents 

Highlights from the SingHealth Duke-NUS Research Day 2017

The second SingHealth Duke-NUS Research Day was held at Academia on 19 January 2107. Here are highlights of the event.

January 20, 2017 | Academic MedicineResearch 

Diabetes a risk-factor for liver disease mortality in a Chinese population

A study in Singapore has found a link between diabetes and risk of death from liver cirrhosis amongst Chinese people in Singapore.

January 11, 2017 | Academic MedicineEducationEvents 

SingHealth launches colleges and simulation institute

To boost training of healthcare professionals, SingHealth launches five colleges and a medical simulation institute under its education arm SingHealth Academy on 11 January 2017.

January 11, 2017 | EducationAcademic MedicineSafety & Quality 

SingHealth and SCDF collaborate to raise standards of paramedics

More than 250 Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) paramedics will undergo attachments in SGH and KKH so that they can better respond to different kinds of medical emergencies. The training is part of a Memorandum of Understanding that SingHealth and SDCF signed today to advance pre-hospital emergency care and training for paramedics in Singapore.

December 07, 2016 | Giving & PhilanthropyAcademic Medicine 

Give a little, help a lot

Unique and interesting life stories converge in healthcare philanthropy: Three colleagues share their reasons for being passionate givers.

November 25, 2016 | ResearchAcademic Medicine 

Gene transporter to treat haemophilia

NCCS scientists are studying the use of cord-lining stem cells to transport a specific gene into the body that will then go on to produce a clotting protein known as factor VIII, which patients lack.

November 24, 2016 | NursingResearchAcademic Medicine 

A marriage of data and practice

With their unique insights, nurses can ask the right questions to address real needs based on their observations in the wards and clinics.

November 15, 2016 | Academic MedicineResearch 

In-depth study of lung cancer mutations in Singapore patients

National Cancer Centre Singapore and Singapore General Hospital to find out the most common mutations in Singapore, in the hope of giving them tailored treatments.