Mini Medical School 2019 (When Cells Don’t Die) 3, 17, 24 Aug 2019

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Khoo Teck Puat Hospital

90 Yishun Central

Auditorium, Learning Centre

Singapore, 768828

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Come and join us as we try to unravel the mystery behind cancer formation and treatment strategies. The 3 Saturday morning sessions are designed to be fun, casual and informative. No background in science required!

Admission starts at 8.30am.
Please be seated by 8.55am.

3 Aug:

Lesson 1: What is Cancer?
Discuss the genetics of cancer and how normal cells transform into cancerous cells.
Dr Valerie Heong Yue Ming, Department of Medical Oncology, TTSH

Lesson 2: Cancer Treatment
Find out about treatment strategies used in managing cancer.
Dr Lavina Bharwani, Department of Medical Oncology, TTSH

17 Aug:

Lesson 3: The Carcinogenic Diet
Learn about cancer-causing food and how to eat for nutrition during treatment.
Ms Hedy Cheng, Department of Nutrition & Dietitics, KTPH

Lesson 4: Managing Distress ater a New Diagnosis
How people react to bad news and heal with meaning-making.
Ms Dawn Chia, Psychology Service, KTPH

24 Aug:

Lesson 5: Cancer Rehabilitation
Is it safe to exercise when you have cancer?
Dr Wong Chin Jung, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, TTSH


Panel Discussion: Life with Cancer
A discussion on how to self-manage with cancer.


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