Annals

June 2021

Volume 50 Number 6

 


CONTENTS
Editorial
Melanoma in Singapore: Putting our best foot forward!

Haur Yueh Lee, Choon Chiat Oh


Letter to the Editor
Trends in HPV-related oropharyngeal cancers in Singapore

Ernest Wei Zhong Fu, et al.


Images in Medicine
A 69-year-old woman with a linear rash

Siqing Ee, Yong-Kwang Tay


Latest News
INCREASE IN ANNALS' IMPACT FACTOR
2 Jul 2021

Annals, Academy of Medicine, Singapore is excited to announce its latest Impact Factor of 2.473 for 2020, and 5-year Impact Factor of 2.42. View more


NO EVIDENCE THAT COVID-19 JABS INCREASE RISK OF MISCARRIAGE, FOETAL ANOMALY
21 Jun 2021

The College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, Singapore and Obstetrical and Gynaecological Society of Singapore jointly responded to The Straits Times' query regarding concerns about pregnant women taking Covid-19 vaccination. View more


MEDIA REPORT: JOINT STATEMENT ON COVID-19 VACCINATION AND MYOCARDITIS/PERICARDITIS
15 Jun 2021

The joint statement by Chapter of Cardiologists, College of Physicians, Singapore (AMS) and Singapore Cardiac Society on the relation between COVID-19 vaccination and myocarditis/pericarditis received media coverage. View more


JOINT STATEMENT ON POSSIBLE ASSOCIATION BETWEEN COVID-19 VACCINATION AND MYOCARDITIS / PERICARDITIS
14 Jun 2021

The Chapter of Cardiologists, College of Physicians, Singapore, Academy of Medicine, Singapore and Singapore Cardiac Society jointly issued a statement on the possible association between COVID-19 vaccination and myocarditis and pericarditis. View more


THE STRAITS TIMES FORUM: GPS PLAY CRITICAL ROLE IN THE PUBLIC HEALTH SYSTEM
25 May 2021

The Academy of Medicine, Singapore (AMS), Chapter of Family Medicine Physicians, AMS, Singapore Medical Association and Ministry of Health Singapore issued a joint statement to address recent social media posts about general practitioners (GPs). View more


RESULTS OF ELECTION OF COUNCIL MEMBERS (2021-2023), ACADEMY OF MEDICINE, SINGAPORE
11 May 2021

By the closing deadline on 10 May 2021 at 2359 hours, a total of 945 eBallot votes were received, out of 2,550 eBallots issued to eligible voters. View more


THE STRAITS TIMES FORUM: NOT BUSINESS AS USUAL AND ALL MUST PLAY A PART
6 May 2021

The Chapter of Infectious Disease Physicians, Academy of Medicine, Singapore, issued a letter of advice to the community to play its part in dealing with Covid-19. View more


PROFESSOR WONG TIEN YIN FEATURED ON ASIAN SCIENTIST 100 LIST
30 Apr 2021

The Academy of Medicine, Singapore warmly congratulates Assistant Master (Academic Affairs), Professor Wong Tien Yin, for being featured as one of Asia’s most outstanding researchers on the Asian Scientist 100 list (2021 edition) by Asian Scientist Magazine. View more