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SMA News - Past Issues

February 2020

Vol. 52 No. 2

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The Editor's Musings

Dr Tina Tan and Dr Tan Yia Swam



COVID-19 Outbreak in Singapore


President's Forum

Farewell to a Forever Friend

Dr Lee Yik Voon


Council News

Highlights from the Honorary Secretary

Dr Lim Kheng Choon


Leveraging on Telemedicine during an Infectious Disease Outbreak

SMA Telemedicine Workgroup



AWDS - Standing Up for Women Doctors

Dr Gayathri Nadarajan


Holding Up Half the Sky: Women in Singapore Medicine

A/Prof Gan Yunn Hwen and A/Prof Sophia Archuleta


Care and Support Planning Conversations in Diabetes Management

Dr Yew Tong Wei, Dr Tan Wee Hian, Dr Victor Loh, Dr Choong Shoon Thai, Prof Doris Young and Prof Tai E Shyong


SMA Charity Fund

A New Chapter Begins with "Thank You" - SMACF's Appreciation Dinner

Sara Kwok



SMC Ordered to Pay Costs: Justice Served?

Dr Mona Tan


Doctors in Training

Through the Eyes of a Medical Student: Life at King's College Hospital

Han Shu Xin


AIC Says

Working Hand in Hand for Mental Health Care

Agency for Integrated Care



Apply to be a Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) Certificate Issuer


Performance with a personal touch