*Programme last updated on 10 September 2019. This information is subject to change.


Day 1 - 15 October 2019

Time Programme
0730 - 0830 Registration
0830 - 0915 Opening Ceremony
0915 - 1000 Keynote 1
Moderator
Assoc Prof Vernon Lee
Director, Communicable Diseases Division, Ministry of Health

Sustainable Healthcare in the 21st Century

Professor Vivian Lin
Executive Dean, Professor of Practice (Public Health), The University of Hong Kong
Former Director of Health Systems, Western Pacific Region Office, World Health Organisation (2013 -2018)
1000 - 1030 Tea Break / Poster Viewing
1030 - 1200 Track 1:
Population Health and Health Systems 
Track 2: 
Non-Communicable Diseases

Moderator:
Dr Andrew Tay
Benefits Consultant (Life@), APAC, Facebook

Track 3:
Frontiers of Public Health
  “Tell me more, tell me more!” – Public Health Communications in the Era of Social Media
Hook, Line & Sinker: Addictions in the Modern World Up-close & Personal: Emerging Opportunities in Precision Preventive Health
  Crisis Communications
Ms Karen Tan
Senior Director (Transformation)
and Deputy Chief of Government Communications (Development), Ministry of Communications and Information


Health Communications
Prof Theng Yin Leng
Professor and Director at the Centre of Healthy and Sustainable Cities (CHESS), Wee Kim Wee School of Communications & Information, Nanyang Technological University

Communicating about Health
Prof May O. Lwin
Professor, Wee Kim Wee School of Communications & Information, Nanyang Technological University
Gambling Addictions
Mr S. B. Viknesan
Senior Counsellor, National Addictions Management Service, Institute of Mental Health

Internet Addictions
Mrs Anita Low-Lim
Senior Director, Children & Youth Group Impact & Research, TOUCH Community Services

Smartphone Addictions
Dr Munidasa Winslow
Senior Consultant Psychiatrist, Winslow Clinic
Mr John Gillman
Director, Health Solutions APAC, Fitbit

Opportunities for Digital Solutions in Chronic Disease Management
Dr Andrew Wu
Co-Founder and CEO, Mesh Bio Pte Ltd

Dr Joanne Tay
Co-Founder and Chief Operations Officer, NOVI Health
1200 - 1315 Lunch
1315 - 1415 Panel Discussion
Mind over Matter: Challenges of Early-Onset Cognitive Impairment in Work Ability. A Panel Discussion


Moderator:
Dr Ng Wee Tong
Senior Consultant (Aviation & Occupational Medicine) and Medical Director (IWSH), ST Healthcare Pte Ltd
and
Assistant Professor, Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, National University of Singapore


Panellists:
Dr Adeline Ng
Consultant Neurologist, Department of Neurology, National Neuroscience Institute (TTSH campus)

Dr Bernard Thio
Medical Director, Occupational Health & Safety, Primary Care Asia
and
Adjunct Associate Professor, Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, National University of Singapore


Ms Dian Karnina
Psychologist / Manager, Apex Harmony Lodge
1415 - 1545 Track 1:
Population Health and Health Systems
 
Oral Presentations Track 2:
Non-Communicable Diseases
  Make it Better: Healthcare Transformation in Singapore   “Feed Me (Well), Seymour!”: Helping Communities Eat Well
  Transforming Healthcare for the Central Health Population
Dr Jeannie Tey
Director, Planning & Development, Tan Tock Seng Hospital

The Future of Primary Care
Prof Gerald Koh
Co-lead (Future Primary Care) and
Clinical Director (Future Primary Care), MOH Office for Healthcare Transformation


The Integrated General Hospital Care Model
Dr Satya Gollamudi
Senior Consultant, Advanced Internal Medicine, National University Hospital
  Results from the Healthy Food Environment Policy Index
Dr Salome Rebello
Lecturer, Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, National University of Singapore

Improving Nutrition in Singapore
Mr Terence Ng
Senior Deputy Director, Policy and Strategy Division, Health Promotion Board

National Nutrition Survey 2018
Ms Rani Sarmugam
Assistant Director, Research & Development, Health Promotion Board
1545 - 1615 Tea Break / Poster Viewing
1615 - 1745 Track 1:
Population Health and Health Systems 

Moderator:
Dr Helena Legido-Quigley
Associate Professor, Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, NUS
Track 4:
Occupational Medicine



Moderator:
Prof Chia Kee Seng
Professor, Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, National University of Singapore

Oral Presentations
  “Holding Up Half the Sky”: The Role of Women in Global Health Workplace Safety & Health 2028 Vision  
  Professor Vivian Lin
Executive Dean, Professor of Practice (Public Health), The University of Hong Kong
Former Director of Health Systems, Western Pacific Region Office, World Health Organisation (2013 -2018)


Assoc Prof Helena Legido-Quigley
Associate Professor, Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, National University of Singapore

Dr Natasha Howard
Assistant Professor, Global Health and Conflict, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Dr Melisa Tan
Research Associate, Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, National University of Singapore

Dr Sue-Anne Toh
Chief Executive Officer and Medical Director,
Novi Health


Prof Vernon Lee
Director, Communicable Diseases Division, Ministry of Health
Ownership and Tech-Enabled WSH
Mr Silas Sng
Co-Chairman, WSH Council (Workplace Health),
Commissioner, Workplace Safety and Health
and
Divisional Director Occupational Safety and Health Division, Ministry of Manpower


Workplace Health
Dr Lee Hock Siang
Senior Consultant, OSH Specialist Department, Occupational Safety and Health Division, Ministry of Manpower

Updates in TWSH & RTW
Assoc Prof Chia Sin Eng
Associate Professor, Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, National University of Singapore
 

 

 

Day 2 - 16 October 2019

Time Programme
0830 - 0900 Registration
0900 - 1015 Panel Discussion
Healthcare Financing: Different Paths to Universal Healthcare


Moderator:
Dr Wong Chiang Yin

Panellists:

Magdalene Loh
Head of Innovation, Prudential Singapore

Ms Ngiam Siew Ying
Deputy Secretary, Ministry of Health

Dr Lee Chien Earn
Chief Executive Officer, Changi General Hospita and Deputy Group Chief Executive Officer (Regional Health System), SingHealth

Assoc Prof Joanne Yoong
Senior Economist, University of Southern California
1015 - 1100 Tea Break / Poster Viewing / Competition
1100 - 1230

Track 4:
Occupational Medicine

Moderator
Dr Gregory Chan
Senior Specialist Physician, The Occupational and Diving Medicine Centre
and
Dr Sylvia Teo
Senior Principal Specialist (Return To Work), Occupational Safety and Health Division, Ministry of Manpower

Track 2:
Non-Communicable Diseases

Track 5:
Communicable Diseases

Moderator:
Assoc Prof Angela Chow
Clinical Director, Office of Clinical Epidemiology, Analytics and Knowledge, Tan Tock Seng Hospital
and
Director, National Public Health and Epidemiology Unit, National Centre for Infectious Diseases
  “I’ll be Back.” – Innovations in Return to Work Programmes Live Long and Prosper- Innovations in Health Promotion Sexually-Transmitted Diseases: Old Wine in New Bottles
  AI in RTW: Reality or Fiction?
Dr James Mah
Assistant Medical Director, Kent Ridge Healthcare Singapore Pte Ltd

RTW Program for ESRF Patients
Mr Chua Wei Bin
Director of Community Care Services, The National Kidney Foundation

Enabling Persons with Disabilities Through Assistive Technologies
Mr Alvin Tan
Assistant Director, Enablers Development, SG Enable
Impact of Built Environment and Commercial Bike Sharing on Physical Activity
Dr. Nicholas Petrunoff
Post-doctoral Fellow, Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, National University of Singapore

Health Insights Singapore (HiSG)
Ms Karen Cheong
Senior Deputy Director, Research & Development, Health Promotion Board

Cancer Screening Programs in Hong Kong — Future Evolution in a Changing World
Dr Thomas Tsang
President, Hong Kong College of Community Medicine
Epidemiology and Transmission of Gonorrhoea in Singapore: Harnessing WGS for Deeper Insights
Dr Benson Yeo
Senior Consultant, DSC Clinic

Chem-sex in MSM and STI Transmission Risk
Dr Martin Chio
Senior Consultant, National Skin Centre Singapore
and
Head, DSC Clinic


STI Prevention: Harnessing Social Media for Health Promotion
Mr Rayner Tan
Ph.D. Candidate of Public Health, Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, National University of Singapore
1230 - 1345 Lunch
1345 - 1400 Awards Presentation
1400 - 1515 Plenary
Electronic Cigarettes & Other Tobacco Reduced Harm Products -: Godsend or the Devil’s Work? A Panel Discussion

Discussants:
Dr Jeremy Lim
Partner, Oliver Wyman, Singapore and Co-Director, LIGHT

Professor Chia Kee Seng
Professor, Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, National University of Singapore

Additional Panellists:
Dr Yvette Van Der Eijk
Senior Research Fellow, Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, National University of Singapore


Mr Andrew da Roza
Addictions Psychotherapist, Promises Healthcare Pte Ltd
1515 - 1545 Tea Break / Poster Viewing
1545 - 1715

Track 4:
Occupational Medicine

Moderator:
Dr Richard Tan
Senior Consultant, Singapore Aeromedical Centre

Track 3:
Frontiers of Public Health
Track 5:
Communicable Diseases
  Keeping Them Flying High: Aviation Medicine Updates
In Full Measure: How do We Measure Value in Healthcare? Back to the Future - The Return of Old Scourges
  Building Resilience in a Stressful Work Environment
Ms Grace Yip
Head Aviation Psychologist, Republic of Singapore Air Force

Developing an Evidence-based Fitness-for-work Pathway for Aviators with Asymptomatic Coronary Artery Disease
Dr Randy Cheong
Aviation Medical Officer, Republic of Singapore Air Force

Use of Child Restraint Systems in Passenger Aircrafts
Dr Robin Low
Medical Director (Clinical Services), Singapore Aeromedical Centre
Measuring Health System Performance
Dr Daphne Khoo
Deputy Director of Medical Services, Healthcare Performance Group
and
Executive Director, Agency of Care Effectiveness , Ministry of Health


Value Based Health
Dr Hsien-Hsien Lei
Vice President Medical and Scientific Affairs, APAC, Medtronic

Patient Reported Outcome Measures (PROM)
Prof Ecosse Lamoureux
Professor, Health Services Systems Research Department, DUKE-NUS Medical School Singapore
Nationwide Efforts to Improve Immunization Coverage in Singapore
Assoc Prof Vernon Lee
Director, Communicable Diseases Division, Ministry of Health

Improving Vaccine Coverage – An Introduction
Assoc Prof Lim Poh Lian
Senior Consultant, National Centre for Infectious Diseases
and
Head, Travellers’ Health & Vaccination Clinic


HPV Vaccination
Dr K Vijaya
Director, Youth Preventive Services Division, Health Promotion Board