Annals

October 2020

Volume 49 Number 10

Free Papers


CONTENTS
Review Article
Winning the Fight Against Cancer

Athena HY Chew, et al.


Commentary
Timely Reminders from COVID-19 for Dementia Care

Chin Yee Cheong, et al.


Letter to the Editor
The Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Medical Research

Li Yang, et al.


Latest News
THE STRAITS TIMES: EXPERT WARNS OF NEW VARIANTS IF CORONAVIRUS SPREADS TO NEW WILDLIFE HOSTS
12 Nov 2020

The COVID-19 Webinar organised by the College of Clinician Scientists entitled ‘What is the Future for Healthcare under COVID-19?’ on 12 to 13 November 2020 received media coverage from The Straits Times. View more


ANDRE WANSAICHEONG LECTURESHIP
6 Nov 2020

The André Wansaicheong Lectureship seeks to advance the practice of public health and occupational medicine, while perpetuating the memory of a distinguished Public Health Physician and Academician who dedicated much of his professional life in the service of public health. View more


ASSISTANT MASTER (ACADEMIC AFFAIRS) ELECTED AS LIFETIME MEMBER OF NATIONAL ACADEMY OF MEDICINE
20 Oct 2020

The Academy of Medicine, Singapore extends its heartiest congratulations to Assistant Master (Academic Affairs), Professor Wong Tien Yin, for being elected as a lifetime member of the National Academy of Medicine (NAM) in the United States. View more


LAUNCH OF SEAH CHENG SIANG MEMORIAL RESEARCH AWARD
7 Aug 2020

The Academy of Medicine, Singapore and College of Clinician Scientists are pleased to announce the launch of the Seah Cheng Siang Memorial Research Award to perpetuate the memory of Professor Seah Cheng Siang, distinguished Academician and Past Master of the Academy. View more


COUNCIL (2020-2021) OF THE ACADEMY OF MEDICINE, SINGAPORE
23 Jun 2020

At the conclusion of the 42nd Annual General Meeting of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore on 20 June 2020, we are pleased to announce the composition of the Academy’s Council for the term 2020-2021. View more


NEW MASTER OF THE ACADEMY OF MEDICINE, SINGAPORE
20 Jun 2020

The Academy of Medicine, Singapore announces the appointment of Professor Teo Eng Kiong as the new Master of the Academy. View more


POSITION STATEMENT ON PERIOD OF INFECTIVITY TO INFORM STRATEGIES FOR DE-ISOLATION FOR COVID-19 PATIENTS
23 May 2020

This joint paper by the National Centre for Infectious Diseases (NCID) and the Chapter of Infectious Disease Physicians, Academy of Medicine, Singapore, seeks to set out the current understanding of the infectiousness of persons with COVID-19 infection...View more


MASTER'S MESSAGE (MAY 2020)
15 May 2020

It has been more than 3 months since Singapore had its first COVID-19 patient.  We have moved from DORSCON Level Yellow to Orange and we are now in the second month of Circuit Breaker period, during which only essential medical services are being rendered. View more