Calendar of Health Events 2018

 

This page provides a listing of upcoming health events for the general public in Singapore.  It includes talks, workshops, forums, exhibitions, etc. 

 

 
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Note:  Date and time of an event may be subject to change.  Please check with the respective organisers to confirm the schedule.

  


 

August 2018

Date & Time

Health Events

19 August

Sunday

2.00pm - 4.00pm

Public Forum: Uterine Fibroids - Know Your Options

This public forum aims to create awareness and educate the public of all ages on the various management options currently available for the treatment of uterine fibroids in Singapore and will include hormonal/medical options, myomectomy, hysterectomy, and uterine artery embolisation. There will also be real patients who have undergone the non-surgical alternative to share their personal experience with attendees.

Venue:  The Academia, 20 College Road, Singapore General Hospital Campus

Fee / Registration:  Free / Pre-registration required

Organisers:  Academy of Medicine, Singapore, College of Radiologists, Singapore

                       and Singapore Radiological Society

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6593 7808 / 800

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24 August

Friday

1.00pm - 2.00pm

Lunchtime Talk: Getting Back to Work Post-Stroke - Are You Ready?

Venue:  National University Hospital, 1 Main Building,

               O & G Seminar Room, Level 6 (between Wards 61 & 63)

Fee / Registration:  Free / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  National University Hospital

Click here for more information. 

Enquiry line:  6772 2184

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25 August

Saturday

9.00am - 11.00am

Public Health Education: The Golden Series

Exercises for the Elderly; Community Resources

Venue:  SingHealth Polyclinics - Bukit Merah, Meeting Room, New Wing

Fee / Registration:  Free / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  SingHealth Polyclinics

Enquiry line:  6377 5225

Click here for more talks organised by SingHealth Polyclinics.

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25 August

Saturday

11.00am - 12.00pm

Monthly Talks for Caregivers: Caring for Your Feet

Venue:  JurongHealth Campus, Community Hub, Level 1, Tower C

               (Ng Teng Fong General Hospital / Jurong Community Hospital)

Fee / Registration:  Free / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  JurongHealth Campus

Enquiry line:  6716 4253

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26 August

Sunday

10.00am - 3.00pm

Physiotherapy Day 2018: Move for a Stronger You

Venue:  Toa Payoh Central Community Centre, Multi Purpose Hall, Level 2

Fee / Registration:  Free / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Tan Tock Seng Hospial

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6256 6011

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30 August

Thursday

1.00pm - 4.00pm

Programme: Look Good Feel Better

This is a FREE programme that teaches women undergoing cancer treatment how to overcome treatment related side effects, look good and manage their recovery with greater confidence and self esteem.

Venue:  NUH Medical Centre, Health Resource Centre,

               Thyme Room, Level 10, Corridor G

Fee / Registration:  Free / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Singapore Cancer Society

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  9836 8204

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31 August

Friday

11.00am - 12.00pm

Monthly Nutrition Talk: Basis of Nutrition

Venue:  Singapore Heart Foundation, 9 Bishan Place,

               Junction 8 (Office Tower), #07-01

Fee / Registration:  $5 / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Singapore Heart Foundation

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6354 9365 or email yunxuan@heart.org.sg

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For family caregiver training courses that are conducted on a regular basis, please click here for a list of course titles and their training providers.


 

 

September 2018

Date & Time

Health Events

01 September

Saturday

8.00am - 12.30pm

Workshop: Be Empowered - Manage Chronic Pain Differently

Venue:  Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Annex 1 Building, Irrawaddy Room

Fee / Registration:  $2 / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Tan Tock Seng Hospital

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  9722 1715 or email PMC@ttsh.com.sg

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08 September

Saturday

12.30pm - 2.00pm

Public Forum on Presbyopia

Venue:  Singapore National Eye Centre, Auditorium, Level 4

Fee / Registration:  $5 / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Singapore National Eye Centre

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6322 8822

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08 September

Saturday

9.00am - 2.00pm

World Alzheimer's Day 2018: Journey with Me

Venue:  Mountbatten Community Club

Fee / Registration:  Free / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Tan Tock Seng Hospital

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6256 6011

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08 September

Saturday

 

English Session:

10.00am - 12.00pm

 

Mandarin Session:

1.20pm - 3.30pm

Forum: How Dangerous is an Irregular Heartbeat?

Venue:  Toa Payoh HDB Hub Convention Centre, Auditorium

Fee / Registration:  Free / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Singapore Heart Foundation

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6354 9335 or 6354 9369

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08 September

Saturday

8.30am - 11.30am

Skills for Life: Diabetes

Venue:  Admiralty Medical Centre, Learning Centre, Level 4, Kampung Admiralty

Fee / Registration:  $10 - $53.50 / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Khoo Teck Puat Hospital

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6807 8000

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15 September

Saturday

1.30pm - 4.30pm

Public Forum: Healthy Pregnancy Health Baby

Venue:  KK Hospital, Auditorium, (Training Centre) Level 1, Women’s Tower

Fee / Registration:  $12 per pax; $15 per couple / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6394 1067 or 63941062 or email pregnancy.forum@kkh.com.sg

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15 September

Saturday

9.40am - 12.00pm

Public Forum: Getting to the Bottom of the Problem

Have you ever wonder why your urine leaks or strain yourself during bowels? Learn how to keep in control in this seminar on pelvic floor disorders.

Venue:  Health Promotion Board, Auditorium, Level 7

Fee / Registration:  $5 / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Singapore General Hospital

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6576 7658

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15 September

Saturday

9.30am - 12.00pm

Life In Balance: Emotional Freedom Technique

Emotional Freedom Technique is a powerful & effective psychological acupressure technique that shares the same principles as acupuncture to treat physical & emotional ailments.

Venue:  The Parkinson Centre, Block 191, Bishan Street 13, #01-415

Fee / Registration:  $20 (Member); $100 (Non-member) / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Parkinson Society Singapore

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6353 5338

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22 September

Saturday

9.30am - 1.00pm

Caregivers' Roadshow on Mental Illness (Mandarin)

Venue:  Institute of Mental Health, Lecture Hall

Fee / Registration:  NA / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Institute of Mental Health

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6389 2000

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24 September

Monday

8.30am - 11.30am

Skills for Life: Diabetes (Presenting in Mandarin)

Venue:  Admiralty Medical Centre, Learning Centre, Level 4, Kampung Admiralty

Fee / Registration:  $10 - $53.50 / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Khoo Teck Puat Hospital

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6807 8000

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28 September

Friday

11.00am - 12.00pm

Monthly Nutrition Talk: Sugar - Sweet with a Bitter Aftertaste

Venue:  Singapore Heart Foundation, 9 Bishan Place,

               Junction 8 (Office Tower), #07-01

Fee / Registration:  $5 / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Singapore Heart Foundation

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6354 9365 or email yunxuan@heart.org.sg

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For family caregiver training courses that are conducted on a regular basis, please click here for a list of course titles and their training providers.


 

 

October 2018

Date & Time

Health Events

04 & 05 October

Thursday & Friday

8.00am - 5.00pm

1st Global Summit for Mental Health Advocates 2018

Venue:  The Grassroots' Club

Fee / Registration:  $200- $350 / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Silver Ribbon (Singapore)

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6386 1928

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06 October

Saturday

9.30am - 12.30pm

Women’s Health Public Forum:

Inspiring Women to Stay Healthy!

Venue:  SIM House, 41 Namly Avenue

Fee / Registration:  $20 (Admits One + Free 1 Guest) / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  GetDoc & SIM Professional Development

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  9130 5884

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08 October

Monday

1.30pm - 4.30pm

Skills for Life: Diabetes (Presenting in Malay)

Venue:  Admiralty Medical Centre, Learning Centre, Level 4, Kampung Admiralty

Fee / Registration:  $10 - $53.50 / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Khoo Teck Puat Hospital

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6807 8000

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13 October

Saturday

2.00pm - 5.00pm

Public Forum: Your Guide to Common Women’s Health Concerns and a Healthier You – Revealing the Secrets of Painful Periods

Venue:  KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital,

               Auditorium, (Training Centre) Level 1, Women’s Tower

Fee / Registration:  $11 / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital

Click for Programme Highlights and Registration Form.

Enquiry line:  6394 1268

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20 October

Saturday

9.30am - 1.00pm

Caregivers' Roadshow on Mental Illness (Malay)

Venue:  Institute of Mental Health, Lecture Hall

Fee / Registration:  NA / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Institute of Mental Health

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6389 2000

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25 October

Thursday

1.00pm - 4.00pm

Programme: Look Good Feel Better

This is a FREE programme that teaches women undergoing cancer treatment how to overcome treatment related side effects, look good and manage their recovery with greater confidence and self esteem.

Venue:  NUH Medical Centre, Health Resource Centre,

               Thyme Room, Level 10, Corridor G

Fee / Registration:  Free / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Singapore Cancer Society

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  9836 8204

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26 October

Friday

11.00am - 12.00pm

Monthly Nutrition Talk:

Supermarket Smart - Understanding Food Labels

Venue:  Singapore Heart Foundation, 9 Bishan Place,

               Junction 8 (Office Tower), #07-01

Fee / Registration:  $5 / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Singapore Heart Foundation

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6354 9365 or email yunxuan@heart.org.sg

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27 October

Saturday

2.00pm - 5.00pm

Public Forum: Eczema - Get it Right

Venue:  Raffles City Convention Centre, Stamford Ballroom, Level 4

Fee / Registration:  $8; $5 for early bird till 31 Aug / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  National Skin Centre

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6350 8435 or 6350 8476

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29 October

Monday

1.30pm - 4.30pm

Skills for Life: Diabetes (Presenting in Mandarin)

Venue:  Admiralty Medical Centre, Learning Centre, Level 4, Kampung Admiralty

Fee / Registration:  $10 - $53.50 / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Khoo Teck Puat Hospital

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6807 8000

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For family caregiver training courses that are conducted on a regular basis, please click here for a list of course titles and their training providers.


 

 

November 2018

Date & Time

Health Events

23 November

Friday

11.00am - 12.00pm

Monthly Nutrition Talk: Are You Ready for Heart-Smart Eating?

Venue:  Singapore Heart Foundation, 9 Bishan Place,

               Junction 8 (Office Tower), #07-01

Fee / Registration:  $5 / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Singapore Heart Foundation

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6354 9365 or email yunxuan@heart.org.sg

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24 November

Saturday

9.30am - 12.00pm

Life In Balance: Emotional Freedom Technique

Emotional Freedom Technique is a powerful & effective psychological acupressure technique that shares the same principles as acupuncture to treat physical & emotional ailments.

Venue:  The Parkinson Centre, Block 191, Bishan Street 13, #01-415

Fee / Registration:  $20 (Member); $100 (Non-member) / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Parkinson Society Singapore

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6353 5338

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24 November

Saturday

9.30am - 1.00pm

Caregivers' Roadshow on Mental Illness

Venue:  Institute of Mental Health, Lecture Hall

Fee / Registration:  NA / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Institute of Mental Health

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6389 2000

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26 November

Monday

1.30pm - 4.30pm

Skills for Life: Renal

Venue:  Admiralty Medical Centre, Learning Centre, Level 4, Kampung Admiralty

Fee / Registration:  $10 - $53.50 / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Khoo Teck Puat Hospital

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6807 8000

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For family caregiver training courses that are conducted on a regular basis, please click here for a list of course titles and their training providers.


 

 

December 2018

Date & Time

Health Events

21 December

Friday

11.00am - 12.00pm

Monthly Nutrition Talk: Spice Up Your Life with Healthy Swaps

Venue:  Singapore Heart Foundation, 9 Bishan Place,

               Junction 8 (Office Tower), #07-01

Fee / Registration:  $5 / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Singapore Heart Foundation

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6354 9365 or email yunxuan@heart.org.sg

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For family caregiver training courses that are conducted on a regular basis, please click here for a list of course titles and their training providers.