31 Mar 2017

Yahya Cohen Memorial Lecture 2017

Call for Submissions

Closing Date: 31 March 2017


In recognition of the outstanding contributions to the development of surgery in Singapore by Dr Yahya Cohen, the first Chairman of the Chapter of Surgeons and a past Master of the Academy, the 1994 Chapter of Surgeons has decided to establish the Yahya Cohen Lecture in his honour.


Eligibility for Selection
Only Fellows of the College of Surgeons, Singapore who is not in arrears with the Academy of Medicine, Singapore at the closing date shall be eligible for the Lectureship.


The award of the Lectureship shall be given for the academic excellence to the main author or the principal investigator, of the best scientific paper published in the 24 month period ending 31st December of the preceeding year, as judged by a panel appointed by the College.


The main author or principal investigator of the paper shall be the presenter and be recognized as the Yahya Cohen Memorial Lecturer. The lecture will be delivered at the College of Surgeons, Singapore Lectureship Dinner 2017.


Regulations for Submission - Click here

Nomination Form - Click here