Calendar of Health Events 2017

 

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

 

 
  • January

  • February

  • March

  • April

  • May

  • June

 

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

  


 

June 2017

Date & Time

Health Events

19 June

Monday

2.00pm - 5.00pm

Skills For Life: Diabetes (Presenting in Mandarin)

Venue:  Khoo Teck Puat Hospital, Tower C, Level 4, C44 Training Area

Fee / Registration:  $50 (not inclusive of GST)* / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Khoo Teck Puat Hospital

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6602 3044

* Bring one family member or friend at no charge

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22 June

Thursday

10.00am - 11.00am

Public Health Education: Hari Raya And Deepavali Healthy Eating

Venue:  SingHealth Polyclinics - Pasir Ris, Waiting area, Level 2

Fee / Registration:  Free / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  SingHealth Polyclinics

Enquiry line:  6585 5421

Click here for more talks organised by SingHealth Polyclinics.

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22 June

Thursday

10.00am - 11.00am

MindCAN Mindfulness For Wellness: Mindfulness - The Powerful Mind

Venue:  Health Resouce Centre @ NUH Medical Centre, Level 10, Corridor G

Fee / Registration:  $10 / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  National University Hospital

Click here for more information. 

Enquiry line:  9836 8204

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22 June

Thursday

1.00pm - 4.00pm

Look Good Feel Better Programme

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:  Health Resource Centre @ NUH Medical Centre,

               Level 10, Corridor G, Thyme Room

Fee / Registration:  Free / Pre-registration required *

Organiser:  Singapore Cancer Society

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  9722 0569

* Open to all women undergoing or will be undergoing cancer treatment

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24 June

Saturday

11.00am - 12.00pm

LIFE Hub Talk: Am I Still Fit To Drive With My Medical Condition?

Venue:  Jurong Community Hospital, Tower C, Level 2, LIFE Hub

Fee / Registration:  Free / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  JurongHealth Campus

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6716 4253

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29 June

Thursday

10.00am - 11.00am

Public Health Education: What Is High Blood Pressure?

Venue:  SingHealth Polyclinics - Pasir Ris, Waiting area, Level 2

Fee / Registration:  Free / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  SingHealth Polyclinics

Enquiry line:  6585 5421

Click here for more talks organised by SingHealth Polyclinics.

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30 June

Friday

2.00pm - 3.15pm

Health Talk: Supermarket-Smart - Understanding Food Labels

Venue:  Singapore Heart Foundation, Heart Health Hub,

               190 Middle Road, #04-34 Fortune Centre (Retail Section)

Fee / Registration:  Free / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Singapore Heart Foundation

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6336 9337

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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.


 

 

July 2017

Date & Time

Health Events

01 July

Saturday

2.00pm - 3.30pm

Public Forum: Common Eye Conditions

Acute Painful Red Eye & Floaters & Flashes

Venue:  Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Eye Centre (Opp Kopitiam), Level 1

Fee / Registration:  $5 / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Tan Tock Seng Hospital

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6357 2441 

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01 July

Saturday

9.00am - 12.30pm

Public Forum: Coping With Allergies

Venue:  Health Promotion Board, Auditorium, Level 7

Fee / Registration:  Free / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Singapore General Hospital

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6576 7658

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07 July

Friday

1.00pm - 2.00pm

Lunchtime Talk: Ageing Well In Singapore

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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14 July

Friday

1.00pm - 2.00pm

Lunchtime Talk: Common Eye Problems In The Elderly

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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21 July

Friday

1.00pm - 2.00pm

Lunchtime Talk: Hearing Loss In The Elderly

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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22 July

Saturday

2.00pm - 4.00pm

Health Talk: Osteoarthritis Knee & Obesity

Venue:  HDB Hub Convention Centre, Bedok Room, 480 Lorong 6 Toa Payoh

Fee / Registration:  Free / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Hallmark Physiotherapy

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6258 8707 or email: vaishu@hallmarkphysio.com

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22 July

Saturday

English Session:

9.00am - 11.30am

Mandarin Session:

12.00pm - 1.30pm

Public Forum: Stamping Out Head & Neck Cancers!

Venue:  NUHS Tower Block, Level 1, Auditorium

Fee / Registration:  Free / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  National University Cancer Institute, Singapore

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6772 5859

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22 July

Saturday

11.00am - 4.15pm

Public Forum: Parenthood – An Amazing Journey

Venue:  KKH Auditorium (Training Centre), Level 1, Women's Tower

Fee / Registration: 

$12 per person / $18 per couple; $10 per person / $15 per couple (KKJC member) / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  KK Women's and Children's Hospital

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6394 5038

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28 July

Friday

1.00pm - 2.00pm

Lunchtime Talk: Essential Tips To Manage Medicines In The Elderly

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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29 July

Saturday

Time slots:

9.30am - 10.30am

10.30am - 11.30am

11.30am - 12.30pm

12.30pm - 1.30pm

Workshop: The Great Supermarket Search

The Great Supermarket Search focuses on proper nutrition consumption by choosing healthier options. You will learn how to shop for better health through an interactive guided supermarket tour.

Venue:  FairPrice Xtra @ Changi Business Park, #01-51

Fee / Registration:  Free / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Singapore Heart Foundation

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6354 9350

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29 July

Saturday

9.30am - 12.00pm

Life In Balance - Emotional Freedom Technique

Emotional Freedom Technique is a technique involving fingertip tapping on select acupressure points that's easy to learn.  It can potentially provide effective relief from the physical symptoms and emotional issues associated with diseases like Parkinson’s.

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

Fee / Registration: 

$10 (PSS Member); $20 (PSS Non-member) / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Parkinson Society Singapore

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6353 5338

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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.


 

 

August 2017

Date & Time

Health Events

03 August

Thursday

6.30pm - 8.30pm 

Understanding Diabetes And Its Control
Self-Care Management Workshop 2017
(Presenting in Mandarin)

This is a 4-week comprehensive Self-Care Management Workshop for people with diabetes and their caregivers; 2-hour weekly session for 4 weeks (4 sessions).

Venue:  South West DECC, Blk 528 Jurong West Street 52, #01-353

Fee / Registration:  $21 / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Diabetic Society of Singapore

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6564 9818

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24 August

Thursday

1.00pm - 4.00pm 

Look Good Feel Better Programme

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:  Health Resource Centre @ NUH Medical Centre,

               Level 10, Corridor G, Thyme Room

Fee / Registration:  Free / Pre-registration required *

Organiser:  Singapore Cancer Society

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  9722 0569

* Open to all women undergoing or will be undergoing cancer treatment

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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 2017

Date & Time

Health Events

04 September

Monday

6.30pm - 8.30pm

Understanding Diabetes And Its Control
Self-Care Management Workshop 2017
(Presenting in Malay)

This is a 4-week comprehensive Self-Care Management Workshop for people with diabetes and their caregivers; 2-hour weekly session for 4 weeks (4 sessions).

Venue:  Central Singapore DECC, Blk 22 Boon Keng Road, #01-15

Fee / Registration:  $21 / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Diabetic Society of Singapore

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6398 0282

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30 September

Saturday

9.30am - 12.00pm

Life In Balance - Emotional Freedom Technique

Emotional Freedom Technique is a technique involving fingertip tapping on select acupressure points that's easy to learn.  It can potentially provide effective relief from the physical symptoms and emotional issues associated with diseases like Parkinson’s.

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

Fee / Registration: 

$10 (PSS Member); $20 (PSS Non-member) / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Parkinson Society Singapore

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6353 5338

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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 2017

Date & Time

Health Events

06 October

Friday

6.30pm - 8.30pm 

Understanding Diabetes And Its Control
Self-Care Management Workshop 2017

This is a 4-week comprehensive Self-Care Management Workshop for people with diabetes and their caregivers; 2-hour weekly session for 4 weeks (4 sessions).

Venue:  Central Singapore DECC, Blk 22 Boon Keng Road, #01-15

Fee / Registration:  $21 / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Diabetic Society of Singapore

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6398 0282

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26 October

Thursday

1.00pm - 4.00pm 

Look Good Feel Better Programme

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:  Health Resource Centre @ NUH Medical Centre,

               Level 10, Corridor G, Thyme Room

Fee / Registration:  Free / Pre-registration required *

Organiser:  Singapore Cancer Society

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  9722 0569

* Open to all women undergoing or will be undergoing cancer treatment

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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 2017

Date & Time

Health Events

25 November

Saturday

9.30am - 12.00pm

Life In Balance - Emotional Freedom Technique

Emotional Freedom Technique is a technique involving fingertip tapping on select acupressure points that's easy to learn.  It can potentially provide effective relief from the physical symptoms and emotional issues associated with diseases like Parkinson’s.

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

Fee / Registration: 

$10 (PSS Member); $20 (PSS Non-member) / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Parkinson Society Singapore

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6353 5338

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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 2017

Date & Time

Health Events

  No upcoming events.

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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.