Calendar of Health Events 2019

 

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 2019

Date & Time

Health Events

22 August

Thursday

1.00pm - 4.00pm

Look Good Feel Better Program

This is a Free program 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, Level 10 Corridor G,

               Health Resource Centre, Thyme Room

Fee / Registration:  Free / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Singapore Cancer Society

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  9836 8204

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23 August

Friday

1.00pm - 2.00pm

Lunchtime Talk: Brain Health - Food for Brain Health

Venue:  National University Hospital, Health Education Hub,

               Main Building 1, Level 1

Fee / Registration:  Free / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  National University Hospital

Click here for more information. 

Enquiry line:  6772 2184

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24 August

Saturday

8.45am - 5.00pm

Workshop: Empowering Parkinson in Action 2019

A full-day workshop for people with moderate-severe Parkinson symptoms.

Venue:  SAFRA Toa Payoh, Victoria Room, Level 3

Fee / Registration: 

$25 (PSS Members); $35 (Non PSS members) / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Parkinson Society Singapore (PSS)

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6353 5338 or email info@parkinson.org.sg

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24 & 25 August

Saturday & Sunday

12.00pm - 8.00pm

Sit-A-Thon 2019 - “What Seat Will You Choose”

The event is to raise awareness of renal disease. The theme “What Seat Will You Choose” prompts the public to reflect upon their lifestyle choices and the eventual consequences they might bring.

Venue:  Our Tampines Hub

Fee / Registration: 

$8 before 3 Aug 2019, thereafter $10* / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  The National Kidney Foundation

Click here for more information.

* The Event is open to all members of the public and is free of charge except for the Sit-to Sweat challenge.

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25 August

Sunday

2.00pm - 4.30pm

Public Forum:

Your Interventional Radiologist and You Series

Women's Health in the New Age

1 in 2 women has one or more fibroids in the uterus. Up to 60% of the population harbour non-cancerous thyroid nodules. These are some of the many common conditions that can be managed. Join the discussion with the experts.

Venue:  Lifelong Learning Institute, Lecture Theatre, Level 2

Fee / Registration: Free / Pre-registration  required

Organiser:  College of Radiologists, Singapore & Academy of Medicine, Singapore

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6593 7808 or 6593 7800

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30 August

Friday

1.00pm - 2.00pm

Lunchtime Talk: Brain Health - Is Snoring Normal?

Venue:  National University Hospital, Health Education Hub,

               Main Building 1, Level 1

Fee / Registration:  Free / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  National University Hospital

Click here for more information. 

Enquiry line:  6772 2184

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31 August

Saturday

 

Mandarin Session

9.30am - 11.45am

 

English Session

2.00pm - 4.00pm

Public Forum: Cancers in Our Wives, Sister & Daughters

Venue:  Ng Teng Fong General Hospital, L1 Auditorium,

               Tower A - Ng Teng Fong General Hospital Clinics

Fee / Registration:  Pre-registration required

Organisers:  National University Cancer Institute (Singapore),

                        National University Hospital, Ng Teng Fong General Hospital

Click here for more information.

Enquiry:  JHCampus_Cancer_Events@nuhs.edu.sg

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31 August

Saturday

8.30am - 12.30pm

Department of Ophthalmology Celebrates 40 Years Anniversary

There will be eye screenings and a tour of the Department's facilities.

Venue:  TTSH Atrium & TTSH Eye Centre

Fee / Registration:  Free / NA

Organiser:  Tan Tock Seng Hospital

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6357 2441

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31 August

Saturday

11.00am - 12.00pm

Caregiver Talk: Caring For Your Feet

Venue:  Openness Room, JurongHealth Learning Centre, Level 1,

               Tower A - Ng Teng Fong General Hospital Clinics

Fee / Registration:  Free / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Jurong Community Hospital

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6716 4253 or email JHCampus_LIFE@nuhs.edu.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 2019

Date & Time

Health Events

02 September

Monday

8.30am - 11.30am

Workshop: Combating Chronic Disease

Create Your Own Exercise Regime

Venue:  Admiralty Medical Centre, Rehabilitation Centre,

               Level 3, Kampung Admiralty

Fee / Registration:  $60 before GST* / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Admiralty Medical Centre

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  k.nirmala@ktph.com.sg or 6602 3115

*Singaporeans and PR aged 50 and above are eligible for NSA funding.

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07 September

Saturday

9.30am - 12.00pm

Workshop: Life in Balance – Emotional Freedom Technique

A mind-body treatment approach to anxieties, worries, chronic pain and more!. Come learn more about the clinically proven Emotional Freedom Technique, a powerful psychological acupressure technique that shares the same principles as acupuncture to treat physical and emotional ailments.

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

Fee / Registration: 

$20 (PSS Members); $100 (Non-PSS Members) / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Parkinson Society Singapore (PSS)

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6353 5338 or email info@parkinson.org.sg

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21 September

Saturday

2.00pm - 5.00pm

Public Forum: The Smooth, The Red, and The Warty

Venue:  National Skin Centre, Auditorium, Level 5

Fee / Registration:  Free / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  National Skin Centre

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6350 8435

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21 September

Saturday

9.30am - 1.00pm

Caregivers' Roadshow on Psychosis (Mandarin)

Venue:  Institute of Mental Health, Meeting Room 3 and 4

Fee / Registration:  NA / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Institute of Mental Health

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6389 2000

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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 2019

Date & Time

Health Events

07 October

Monday

8.30am - 11.30am
 

Workshop: Combating Chronic Disease

Create Your Own Exercise Regime

Venue:  Admiralty Medical Centre, Rehabilitation Centre,

               Level 3, Kampung Admiralty

Fee / Registration:  $60 before GST* / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Admiralty Medical Centre

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  k.nirmala@ktph.com.sg or 6602 3115

*Singaporeans and PR aged 50 and above are eligible for NSA funding.

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19 October

Saturday

9.30am - 1.00pm

Caregivers' Roadshow on Elderly Mental Illness

Venue:  Institute of Mental Health, Meeting Room 3 and 4

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 October

Thursday

1.00pm - 4.00pm

Look Good Feel Better Program

This is a Free program 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, Level 10 Corridor G,

               Health Resource Centre, Thyme Room

Fee / Registration:  Free / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Singapore Cancer Society

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  9836 8204

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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 2019

Date & Time

Health Events

04 November

Monday

8.30am - 11.30am

Workshop: Combating Chronic Disease

Create Your Own Exercise Regime

Venue:  Admiralty Medical Centre, Rehabilitation Centre,

               Level 3, Kampung Admiralty

Fee / Registration:  $60 before GST* / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Admiralty Medical Centre

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  k.nirmala@ktph.com.sg or 6602 3115

*Singaporeans and PR aged 50 and above are eligible for NSA funding.

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23 November

Saturday

9.30am - 1.00pm

Caregivers' Roadshow on Mood Disorder (Mandarin)

Venue:  Institute of Mental Health, Meeting Room 3 and 4

Fee / Registration:  NA / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Institute of Mental Health

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6389 2000

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30 November

Saturday

9.30am - 12.00pm

Workshop: Life in Balance – Emotional Freedom Technique

A mind-body treatment approach to anxieties, worries, chronic pain and more!. Come learn more about the clinically proven Emotional Freedom Technique, a powerful psychological acupressure technique that shares the same principles as acupuncture to treat physical and emotional ailments.

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

Fee / Registration: 

$20 (PSS Members); $100 (Non-PSS Members) / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Parkinson Society Singapore (PSS)

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6353 5338 or email info@parkinson.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.


 

 

December 2019

Date & Time

Health Events

02 December

Monday

8.30am - 11.30am

Workshop: Combating Chronic Disease

Create Your Own Exercise Regime

Venue:  Admiralty Medical Centre, Rehabilitation Centre,

               Level 3, Kampung Admiralty

Fee / Registration:  $60 before GST* / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Admiralty Medical Centre

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  k.nirmala@ktph.com.sg or 6602 3115

*Singaporeans and PR aged 50 and above are eligible for NSA funding.

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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.