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A Patient who had quit smoking after he was diagnosed with stage three colorectal cancer:

The Straits Times (Mind & Body) published an article about a patient who had quit smoking after he was diagnosed with stage three colorectal cancer.

Dr Tan Ker Kan was quoted in his capacity as Consultant, NCIS.

A copy of the article is attached and the e-version can be found here >


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Paediatric Neurosurgery Symposium 2017

The Division of Neurosurgery, National University Hospital, Singapore would like to extend the invitation to you on the upcoming "Paediatric Neurosurgery Symposium 2017".

Date: 2nd and 3rd October 2017

Venue: Advanced Surgery Training Centre (ASTC), Level 2, Kent Ridge Wing, National University Hospital, Singapore.

The symposium involves two days of dedicated updates in the management of paediatric neuro-oncology, hydrocephalus, spinal dysraphism, epilepsy and craniofacial abnormalities.

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Traumatic Brain Injury Meeting 2017
28 - 29 Sept 2017

This is the 1st  Symposium which is jointly with Lee Kong Chian, School of Medicine, National Technological University, Singapore and National University of Singapore and National University Health System.

Themed ‘’Meeting Challenges Through Precision’’, the symposium will provide updates on the entire spectrum of clinical care for brain trauma patients from prevention, triage, management to rehabilitation. The latest research findings and technological advancements in this field will be presented, with a special foci on blast injury, neuro-prosthetics, imaging, and neuroinflammation.

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