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Continuing Medical Education for Doctors

Continuing Medical Education (CME) plays an important role in keeping medical professionals current with changes in medicine.

Khoo Teck Puat Hospital organises regular Continuing Medical Education Programme to update you of the latest trends and practice.

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Scheduled CMEs for 2017

Please click on the respective events for more details and registration.

For enquiries pertaining to GP CMEs and events, please feel free to get in touch with us:

GP Engagement Office
Alexandra Health System
Mobile: 91142819

(Sat, 1pm - 5pm)
Presenting DepartmentRegister
January 14 Jan 2017 Gastroenterology
IBS, Fatty Liver, Liver Lesions and Hepatitis C – What GPs, Generalists and Other Health Providers Need To Know
click here to register
21 Jan 2017 Ophthalmology
Practical Ophthalmology For The Family Physician
"Red Eyes: A Practical and Systematic Approach"
click here to register
February 11 Feb 2017 Colorectal  
25 Feb 2017 DDR Annual KTPH Sports Imaging Seminar  
March 4 Mar 2017 ENT  
11 Mar 2017 Nutrition  
18 Mar 2017 Sports Medicine  
April 22 Apr 2017 Diabetes  
29 Apr 2017 Geriatrics - Falls  
May 6 May 2017 Psychological Medicine  
13 May 2017 Geriatrics  
20 May 2017 Cardiology  
27 May 2017 Breast  
July 15 Jul 2017 Urology  
August 12 Aug 2017 Endocrinology  
26 Aug 2017 Orthopaedic Surgery  
September 9 Sep 2017 Renal  
16 Sep 2017 Sports Medicine  
23 Sep 2017 Upper GI  
October 21 Oct 2017 General Medicine  
28 Oct 2017 Geriatrics - Falls (rerun)  


General Surgery (GS) GP Training Module 2017

Date & VenueModule
7 January 2017 (Sat)
2pm - 4pm
Yishun Community Hospital
Tower E, Level 4, Hansei 1
Wound Care and Care of Patients with Stomas
Skills learned: examination of a wound; dressing materials and their uses; removal of sutures; assessment and care of a stoma; stoma appliances and uses.
1 April 2017 (Sat)
2pm - 4pm
Yishun Community Hospital
Tower E, Level 4, Hansei 1
Risk Stratification, Referral Criteria and Follow-up Protocols for Patients with Colorectal Polyps and Colorectal Cancer
Skills learned: familiarization of follow-up protocols of colorectal polyps and cancers; referral criteria.

Recognition and Management of Constipation and Fecal Incontinence
Skills learned: pelvic floor muscle training; biofeedback; use of laxatives and antidiarrheals.

Click here to view brochure.

Each module will be accredited with CME point.

Certificate of completion will be awarded to all successful candidates.

FEE: Single module: $150
REGISTRATION: To register, please email to

GP Diabetes Engagement CME Programme

Weekday Lunch-time CME Talks
Tuesday, 1pm to 2 pm
KTPH Diabetes Centre C44
Khoo Teck Puat Hospital
90 Yishun Central S(768828)

Date TopicsSpeaker
24 January 2017
How Family Physicians can provide good End of Life care for our patients Dr James Low
Senior Consultant, Geriatric Medicine
Khoo Teck Puat Hospital
14 February 2017
Diabetes and Stroke - Primary and secondary prevention Dr Tu Tian Ming
Consultant, Neurologist
National Neuroscience Institute
7 March 2017
Optimal management of CKD for family physicians Dr Claude Jeffrey Renaud
Senior Consultant Renal Physician
Khoo Teck Puat Hospital
21 March 2017
Dietary changes to lower cholesterol Ms Chong Sin Tzun
Dietitian, Nutrition & Dietetics
Khoo Teck Puat Hospital

RSVP to Ms Mel Lee at or 66023408 before the actual CME date.

Lunch will be served at 12.30 pm
To help us with the catering, please kindly confirm your attendance (2 days in advance) with Ms Mel Lee.

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