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.

  


 

October 2018

Date & Time

Health Events

22 to 31 October

Monday to Sunday

11.00am - 9.00pm

Exhibition:

Living Well, Leaving Well – The Legacy of My Life in Pictures

Leaving a legacy is more than just handing down financial assets to loved ones. Hear the voices of Bright Vision Hospital patients who share their life stories through artefacts like art and recipes.

Venue:  Sengkang Public Library, Compass One, #04-19

Fee / Registration:  Free / NA

Organisers:  Bright Vision Hospital, in partnership with

                        Singapore Hospice Council and National Library Board

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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

1.00pm - 2.00pm

Lunchtime Talk: Breast Cancer - Am I at Risk?

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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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

 

English Talk:

9.00am - 10.00am

 

Mandarin Talk:

10.00am - 11.00am

 

Public Forum:

Age-Related Macular Degeneration & Diabetic Retinopathy

Venue:  Singapore National Eye Centre, Auditorium, Level 4

Fee / Registration:  Free / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Singapore National Eye Centre

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6322 8822

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27 October

Saturday

12.30pm - 4.45pm

Public Forum: Freedom from Pain

Venue:  Singapore General Hospital, Block 6 Level 9

Fee / Registration:  Free / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Singapore General Hospital

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6326 5968

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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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28 October

Sunday

10.00am - 5.00pm

Sleep Health Carnival 2018

Venue:  Jackson Square, Block B, 11 Lorong 3 Toa Payoh, #01-13

Fee / Registration:  $0 - $8 / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  The Air Station

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6336 0806

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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

03 November

Saturday

10.30am - 4.00pm

World Hospice and Palliative Care Day 2018

Venue:  National Museum of Singapore, Basement Level, Gallery Theatre

Fee / Registration:  Free / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Tan Tock Seng Hospital

Click here for more information.

Enquiry line:  6359 6410 or 6359 6391

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03 November

Saturday

9.00am - 12.00pm

Diabetes Health Fair

Venue:  Kampung Admiralty, Community Plaza. 676 Woodlands Drive 71

Fee / Registration:  Free / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Khoo Teck Puat Hospital

Click here for more information.

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03 November

Saturday

10.00am - 8.00pm

Roadshow: Lung Cancer Awareness Month

Learn about Singapore’s Number 1 Killer through various educational activities
and games!

Venue:  LOT One Shoppers’ Mall

Fee / Registration:  Free / NA

Organiser:  National Cancer Centre Singapore

Click here for more information. 

Enquiry line:  6225 5655

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04 November

Sunday

9.00am - 4.00pm

World Diabetes Day Singapore 2018

Venue:  Suntec Singapore International Convention & Exhibition Centre, Level 3

Fee / Registration:  Free / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Diabetes Singapore

Click here for more information. 

Enquiry line:  6916 1397 or 6564 9818

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04 November

Sunday

1.00pm - 5.00pm

World COPD Day Public Forum

Venue:  National University Hospital, NUHS Tower Block, Level 1, Auditorium

Fee / Registration:  Free / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  National University Hospital

Click here for more information. 

Enquiry line:  6496 6914

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10 November

Saturday

11.15am - 12.30pm

Public Forum: Lung Cancer - What You Need to Know

Venue:  National Cancer Centre Singapore, Auditorium, Level 4

Fee / Registration:  Free / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  National Cancer Centre Singapore

Click here for more information. 

Enquiry line:  6225 5655

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17 November

Saturday

8.00am - 12.00pm

World Diabetes Day 2018

Venue:  Ng Teng Fong General Hospital, Auditorium, Tower A – Clinics, Level 1

Fee / Registration:  Free / Pre-registration required

Organiser:  Ng Teng Fong General Hospital

Click here for more information.

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17 November

Saturday

9.30am - 12.00pm

Life In Balance: Emotional Freedom Technique

Emotional Freedom Technique provides relief from chronic pain, emotional problems, stress and many other disorders...

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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17 November

Saturday

Forum:

9.30am - 12.00pm

Workshop:

1.00pm - 2.00pm

Public Forum: Breezing Through Menopause (Presenting in Mandarin)

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

Fee / Registration: 

Forum - $10 / $15 per couple; Workshop - $2 / Pre-registration required*

Organiser:  KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital

Click here for more information. 

Enquiry line:  6394 1268

*To register, please log on to www.kkh.com.sg/healthseries to fill up the registration form.

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17 November

Saturday

Forum:

2.00pm - 4.30pm

Workshop:

Timing varies

Public Forum: Breezing Through Menopause (Presenting in English)

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

Fee / Registration: 

Forum - $10 / $15 per couple; Workshop - $2 / Pre-registration required*

Organiser:  KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital

Click here for more information. 

Enquiry line:  6394 1268

*To register, please log on to www.kkh.com.sg/healthseries to fill up the registration form.

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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

2.00pm - 4.00pm

Youthful Parkinson Circle:

Occupational Therapy Interventions for Parkinson's

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

Fee / Registration:  Free / 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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22 December

Saturday

9.00am - 12.00pm

Caregivers Workshop: Care for Parkinson Patients Who Underwent Deep Brain Stimulation

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

Fee / Registration:  $20 (Member); $30 (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.