June 22, 2018 | Awards & RecognitionUpclose 

Help and support for patients with heart failure

The LVAD is a life-saver to many patients with heart failure. However, patients have to learn to cope with living with an LVAD, and this is where the LVAD support group steps in, providing pre- and post-surgery education as well as emotional support.

June 11, 2018 | Awards & RecognitionUpclose 

62 year old going strong despite parkinson’s disease

Parkinson’s disease has not stopped 62-year-old Michael Tan from leading a fulfilling life. He has been appointed as the PD ambassador for Singapore by the World Parkinson Coalition.

June 06, 2018 | UpcloseAwards & Recognition 

Stand by me

Mr Teo Peng Ho has been taking care of his friend Mr Ong Chin Tat, who suffers from kidney failure and diabetes, for the past 10 years. He considers Mr Ong as a family member and accompanies him for dialysis and medical appointments. Many people have questioned, why would he go to such lengths for a friend?

May 31, 2018 | Giving & PhilanthropyAwards & RecognitionNursingUpclose 

A huge heart for cardiac patients

Sister Lim Suh Fen dedicated her life to caring for cardiac patients. In memory of her, a new fund is being set up so that her legacy lives on.

May 22, 2018 | Awards & RecognitionUpclose 

A daughter’s undying love

For the past 11 years, Mdm Chee had been taking care of her mother, never spending a day apart, till her mother passed away last year at the ripe old age of 101. Despite the many sacrifices she made for her mother, she is simply thankful for being able to take care of her mother and for all the good memories created with her.

May 18, 2018 | UpcloseAwards & Recognition 

Burns survivor now a medical student

Back in 2015, there was a horrific explosion at the Colour Play Asia Festival in Taipei, and Ms Megan Loy suffered third to fourth degree burns over 80 percent of her body. The road to recovery was long and painful. Nevertheless, she did not let her injuries define her, and is now a medical student in NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine.

April 18, 2018 | ResearchAwards & RecognitionGrants 

MOH awards $60m to 3 research projects led by SingHealth

Grants and Clinician Innovator Award aim to support research in health and biomedical fields

February 01, 2018 | UpcloseAwards & Recognition 

Meet SingHealth’s first female Emeritus Consultant

Prof Chay Oh Moh from KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital has been awarded as the first female Emeritus Consultant in SingHealth. She has served in healthcare for 40 years.

November 30, 2017 | Awards & Recognition 

8 individuals and organisations win President's Volunteerism and Philanthropy Awards

For the past 10 years, Dr Marcus Ang, a Consultant at the Singapore National Eye Centre, has been bringing his equipment to needy elderly and giving them free eye check-ups. Dr Ang was one of eight recipients of President's Volunteerism and Philanthropy Awards 2017 earlier today.

August 10, 2017 | EventsAwards & Recognition 

Congratulations to our National Day Awards 2017 winners!

263 individuals from SingHealth Duke-NUS received National Day Awards this year.