Events and Workshops

6 October 2018 - Effective Parenting Strategies for Preschoolers Workshop

Time 10.00am to 12.00pm
(pre-registration starts at 9.45am)
Venue Patient Education Centre Room 1
Audience This workshop is suitable for parents with preschool children aged 2 to 6 years old.
Registration Fee KKJC Members: $10
(Per Pax) / $15 (Per Couple)
Non-KKJC Members: $15
(Per Pax) / $25 (Per Couple)
Synopsis/Description It can be both time-consuming and exhausting to put up with and manage a child’s undesirable behaviours and tantrums. Come join us to learn the different ways to develop a positive relationship with your child. Getting your child to follow your instructions and learn what to do when your child is having a meltdown. It is also helpful to know when and how to say “No”.
Additional Info Pre-registration is required. Seats are confirmed upon full payment on a first-come, first-served basis. Registration fee is non-refundable.
Please call 6394-1268 (Monday to Friday, 10.00am to 5.00pm)
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6 October 2018 - Breast Cancer – What’s it got to do with me?

Time 10.00am to 4.00pm
Venue Toa Payoh Hub Atrium, Level 1 (Near Burger King)
Audience Public
Registration Fee Free admission
Synopsis/Description Join us at Toa Payoh Atrium on 6 October 2018 (Saturday).

Regular breast screening can pick up breast cancer in its early stage when it’s most treatable. Learn how to identify breast cancer early, treat it, and be empowered with the right knowledge to beat breast cancer.

Highlights:
  • Find out more about breast health - Know your risk. Get screened. Make healthy lifestyle choices.
  • Participate in the educational games and redeem a gift.
Additional Info For more information on breast health and mammograms, please call 6394-8073 (Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 5.30pm)
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13 October 2018 - Child and Infant CPR Workshop

Time 9.00am to 12.00pm
(pre-registration starts at 8.45am)
Venue Life Support Training Centre
75 Bukit Timah Road,
Boon Siew Building, #06-22
Singapore 229833
Audience Parents and/or Caregivers with Children ages 1 Month to 8 years old
Speakers -
Registration Fee $25 - KKJC Members
$35 - Non-KKJC Members
Synopsis/Description Emergencies happen without any warning.

Every caregiver needs to know when and how to administer life-saving cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), or relieve choking in a child or infant safely, quickly and effectively. When CPR is performed correctly, it saves lives by restoring breathing and blood flow to the vital organs until professional help arrives.

This CPR workshop is a non-certification training programme, designed for any parent and caregiver to learn the essentials of this life-saving skill.
Additional Info Pre-registration is required. Seats are confirmed upon full payment on a first-come, first-served basis. Registration fee is non-refundable.

Please call 6394-1268 (Monday to Friday, 10.00am to 4.00pm)
Registration Form

 

13 October 2018 - Your Guide to Common Women’s Health Concerns and a Healthier You – Revealing the secrets of painful periods

Time 2.00pm to 5.00pm
(Registration starts at 1.30pm)
Venue KKH Auditorium, (Training Centre) Level 1, Women’s Tower
Audience Female
Speakers Dr Wei-Wei Wee-Stekly
Consultant
Minimally Invasive Surgery Unit, KKH

Dr Khoo Chong Kiat
Senior Consultant
Minimally Invasive Surgery Unit, KKH

Dr Cynthia Kew

Visiting Consultant
Minimally Invasive Surgery Unit, KKH

Ms Surita Mogan
President of Selangor and Kuala Lumpur Endometriosis Association

Dr Michelle Lim
Associate Consultant
Minimally Invasive Surgery Unit, KKH
Registration Fee $11 per pax
(Inclusive of light refreshments)
Synopsis/Description The forum discusses about painful periods and understanding them, endometriosis and contraception methods to aid in family planning. Forum will be conducted in English.
Additional Info Registration closes on 11 October 2018 (Thursday).

Pre-registration is required. Seats are confirmed upon full payment on a first-come, first-served basis.

Registration fee is non-refundable.

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

 

26 & 27 October 2018 - 2nd Paediatric Microtia and Baha Workshop

Time 8.30am to 5.00pm
Venue KKH Auditorium, (Training Centre) Level 1, Women’s Tower
Audience Doctors
Speakers Assoc Prof Henry Tan, Dr Dennis Chua, Prof Stephen S. Park, Dr Ng Li Shia, Dr Ian Loh, Dr Barrie Tan, Prof Lokman Saim, Dr Ho Eu Chin, Dr Chng Chai Kiat
Registration Fee S$480 per pax (Residents)
S$960 per pax (Consultant and above)
Synopsis/Description Topics:
Basic Surgical Anatomy and Embyrology
Preoperative Assessment and Evaluation
Microtia Repair with Autogenous Rib
Microtia Repair with Alloplast (Medpor)
Otoplasty for Protruding or Lop ear Deformity
Auricular Reconstruction for Defects
General Principle of Non-Congenital Auricular Reconstruction
Audiological Assessment of Children with Aural Atresia
Options for Hearing Rehabilitation in Children with Aural Atresia
Surgical Techniques of Atresiaplasty
Baha: as a Hearing Aid
Baha: as an Osseo-Integrated Ear Prosthesis
Prosthetic Rehabilitation of Microtia
Microtia and Baha Hands-on Workshop on 26 and 27 October
Additional Info Registration closes on 22 October 2018 (Monday).

For more details, please call 6394-8746 (Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 5.30pm).

CME points will be awarded.
Registration Form

 

3 November 2018 - 15th Practice Update in Paediatrics

Time 1.00pm to 5.10pm
Venue KKH Auditorium, (Training Centre) Level 1, Women’s Tower
Audience Healthcare Professionals Only
Speakers Assoc Prof Anne Goh
Assoc Prof Thaschawee Arkachaisri
Ms Breana Cham Wen Min
Dr Rambha Rai
Dr Kenneth Wong
Dr Zackary Chua
Registration Fee Please refer to registration form
Synopsis/Description Topics:
Current Knowledge and Practice in Food Allergy
Forum
  1. Current Knowledge and Practices in Kawasaki Disease
  2. Updates in Genetic Testing and Counselling
  3. Management of Inguinoscrotal Swelling in Children
  4. Upper Limb Fractures in Children - What We Need to Know
  5. Paediatric Feet and Lower Limbs: When Physiological Becomes Pathological
Additional Info Registration closes on 31 October 2018 (Wednesday). A confirmation email will be sent upon receipt of completed registration form and full fee payment. Registration fee is non-refundable.

For more details, please call 6394-8746 (Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 5.30pm)
Registration Form

 

15 November 2018 - Blood Donation Drive 2018

Time 10.00am to 4.00pm
Venue KKH Auditorium, (Training Centre) Level 1, Women’s Tower
Audience All are welcome
Synopsis/Description Let your blood save lives. Donate it.
Additional Info Please bring along your NRIC or Work Permit / Employment Pass for non-Singaporeans or Donor Card. For more details, please call 6394-1863 or visit www.hsa.gov.sg/donor_criteria and www.hsa.gov.sg/travel_deferral.

 

17 November 2018 - Breezing through Menopause

Time Mandarin Forum
9.30am to 12.00pm (Forum)
1.00pm to 2.00pm (Workshop)

English Forum
2.00pm to 4.30pm (Forum)
Timing varies (Workshop)
Venue KKH Auditorium,
(Training Centre) Level 1, Women’s Tower
Audience Ladies age 40 years and above
Speakers English Forum
Dr Rukshini Puvanendran
Senior Consultant
Family Medicine Service, KKH
Ms Elizabeth Chan
Principal Physiotherapist,
Physiotherapy Department, KKH
Dr. Uma Alagappan
Consultant
Dermatology Service, KKH
Dr Emily Ho
Senior Consultant
Department of Endocrinology, SGH
Registration Fee Forum: $10 per pax/ $15 per couple (Inclusive of light tea refreshments)
Workshop: $2 per pax
Synopsis/Description Breeze your way through menopause! Valuable advices and trusted tips from our healthcare experts will help you manage and overcome the common physical challenges and symptoms of menopause.
Additional Info Registration closes on 15 November 2018 (Thursday). Seats are confirmed upon full payment on a first-come-first-served basis. Registration fee is non-refundable. For more details, please call 6394-1268 (Monday to Friday, 9.30am to 4.00pm) or log on to www.kkh.com.sg/healthseries.
Registration Form

 

24 November 2018 - Toddler Feeding Workshop

Time 10.00am to 12.00pm
(Pre-registration starts at 9.45am)
Venue Patient Education Centre Room 1
Audience Parent and/or Caregivers with children ages 12 to 18 Months
Speakers -
Registration Fee $10 - KKJC Members
$15 - Non-KKJC Members
Synopsis/Description Feeding your child can be enjoyable and a great time to bond! Good eating habits are also best cultivated from an early age, with healthy eating preferences remaining with your child into adulthood. Parents often worry if their children are picky eaters, whether they are eating enough, what they eat – or don’t eat, and about meeting nutritional needs for healthy growth and development.

Come join us for this informative and practical session with KKH’s dedicated Dieticians and Speech and Language Therapists, as they share strategies for stress-free mealtimes.

Programme Highlights
  • Identify red flags in feeding: what is normal?
  • Learn what and how much to feed: the right proportion for your growing child
  • Recognise common feeding-related concerns eg. fussy eating, refusing to eat vegetables, transitioning from milk to solid food, weight-related issues such as being overweight or underweight
  • Understand the factors that influence feeding
  • Know the common feeding mistakes and how to avoid them
  • Find out where to get help when you encounter challenges in feeding
Additional Info Pre-registration is required. Seats are confirmed upon full payment on a first-come, first-served basis. Registration fee is non-refundable.
Please call 6394-1268 (Monday to Friday, 10.00am to 4.00pm)
Registration Form

 

12 January 2019 - Genetics Education for Physicians

Time 1.00pm to 5.00pm
Venue Academia, 20 College Road,
Singapore 169856 (located in Singapore General Hospital Campus)
Audience All practising doctors in Singapore who want to order genetic tests for their patients
Speakers Doctors and genetic counsellors from KKH genetics service.
Registration Fee S$250 (SingHealth rate, excluding GST)
Synopsis/Description A joint education programme developed by Genetics Service, Department of Paediatrics, KKH, and SingHealth Duke-NUS Institute of PRecIsion Medicine (PRISM).
Half-day interactive course with a strong emphasis on application of wide range of genetic tests and practical pre- and post-test counselling in daily clinical work. It aims to provide clinicians with up-to-date knowledge in these areas to provide the best care to their patients and understand the upcoming legal framework regulating genetic testing.
Registration Form

 

8 to 10 March 2019 - Inaugural Paediatric Respiratory and Sleep Medicine Symposium

Time 8am to 5.30pm
Venue KKH Auditorium,
(Training Centre) Level 1, Women’s Tower
Audience Healthcare Professionals Only
Speakers Dr Colin Wallis, Dr Sadasivam Suresh, Assoc Prof Teoh Oon Hoe, Dr Mahesh Babu Ramamurthy, Dr Biju Thomas and more.
Registration Fee Please refer to registration form
Synopsis/Description Topic:
  • Paediatric sleep medicine workshop (one full day)
  • Chronic cough
  • Difficult asthma
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Childhood interstitial lung disease
  • Pulmonary hypertension
  • Congenital lung and airway anomalies
  • Aspiration related lung diseases
  • Chronic Neonatal Lung Disease
  • Respiratory problems in children with neuromuscular diseases
  • Paediatric chest imaging
  • Lung function and Cardiopulmonary exercise test
  • Hand-on sessions on:
    • Paediatric lung function tests & allergy tests
    • Non-invasive ventilation
    • Inhaler devices & nebulizers
    • Chest physiotherapy adjunct devices
Additional Info Early bird registration closes on 8 November 2018 (Thursday).
Registration closes on 5 March 2018 (Tuesday). Pre-registration is required. Seats are confirmed upon full payment on a first-come, first-served basis.
For more details, please call 6394-8746 (Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 5.30pm) or email to marcoms@kkh.com.sg
Registration Form

 

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