NUS Young Investigator Award 2014

Congratulations to Dr Polly Chen on being awarded the NUS Young Investigator Award 2014 for her excellent research proposal on "Understanding RNA Editing in Liver Cancer: Causes, Functional Consequences, and Therapeutic Potentials"! The NUS Young Investigator Award 2014 is an initiative from the NUS Office of the Deputy President (Research & Technology) to offer research-funding to highly promising young faculty members who are likely to make significant contributions to the development of research in NUS.


Adios, 2014!

As we set sight on making the year ahead an exciting journey, let's also look back at some of your memorable encounters in 2014!
Look out for the 4 topics which will be announced on our Facebook page on the Monday of every week in December.

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Ten Outstanding Young Malaysian (TOYM) Awards 2014

Heartiest congratulations to Dr Alfred Kow Wei Chieh on being one of the winners of the Ten Outstanding Young Malaysian (TOYM) Awards 2014! The awards accord recognitions to individuals whose dedication in their respective fields has resulted in exceptional achievements and significant contributions.


Public Health Screening 2014

The annual Public Health Screening (PHS) took place on the 11 and 12 October at Clementi Central this year and attracted more than 1,400 participants. Into its 9th year, PHS aims to promote health awareness by providing not only free health screening, but also public education, as well as follow-up health and social services . It has established itself as one of the largest free health screening events in Singapore.