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2009

  • First Singaporean President for the Asian Society for Cardiovascular & Thorarcic Surgery
    (Professor Lee Chuen Neng, Deputy Director, National University Heart Centre, Singapore and Chair, University Surgical Cluster has been appointed for two-year term from 6 March)

  • Young Investigator Award

    (at the Singapore Cardiac Society Annual Scientific Meeting)
    (awarded to Dr Lee Li Ching, Associate Consultant, Cardiac Department, NUHCS)

  • Young Investigator Award

    (at the First Biennial Congress of the Asian Neurogastroenterology and Motility Association)
    (awarded to Dr Kewin Siah, Medical Officer Trainee, University Medicine Cluster)

  • Institutional Partnership: Model Partnership Award

    (awarded by National Trade Union Congress to HSEU-NUH branch)

  • NUHS and SAF Medical Corps (SAFMC) signed a MoU to advance medical research, specialty training and education, as well as facilitate professional development through joint seminars, collaboration in courses and regular networking forums.

  • Healthcare Humanity Award

    (awarded to Senior Nurse Educator Mary Tan, and Senior Staff Nurse Dora Lang Siew Ping)

  • First collective agreement signing between the Healthcare Services Employees' Union and NUH

  • “Mission Expert” by International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)

    (Dr Sollin Selvan, Principal Radiation Physicist, NCIS, was appointed)

  • Clinician Scientist Award

    - 5-year Senior Investigator category (funded by the National Research Foundation and administered by the National Medical Research Council of MOH)
    (awarded to A/Prof Tai E Shyong (Senior Consultant, Division of Endocrinology, UMC) and A/Prof Mahesh Choolani (Senior Consultant, Dept of O&G)

  • Clinician Scientist Award

    - 3-year Senior Investigator category (funded by the National Research Foundation and administered by the National Medical Research Council of MOH)
    (awarded to Asst Prof Dan Yock Young, Consultant, Dept of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University Medicine Cluster)

  • Health & Employee Wellness Award

    (at the Singapore HR Award Ceremony)

  • Employee Relations & People Management Award

    (at the Singapore HR Award Ceremony)

  • National Outstanding Clinician Award 2009

    (awarded to Professor John Wong Eu Li, Deputy Chief Executive, NUHS; Dean, NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine; Director, National University Cancer Institute, Singapore)

  • National Outstanding Clinician Mentor Award 2009

    (awarded to Professor Chew Chong Lin, Director, Division of Graduate Dental Studies, NUS Faculty of Dentistry; Senior Consultant, Department of Restorative Dentistry, University Dental Cluster, National University Hospital, NUHS)

  • National Outstanding Clinician Mentor Award 2009

    (awarded to Professor Low Poh Sim, Chair, University Children's Medical Institute, National University Hospital, NUHS)

  • President’s Award For Nurses 2009

    (conferred to Director, Nursing, Adjunct Associate Professor Lee Siu Yin)

  • National Day Awards 2009 – Commendation Medal

    (awarded to Deputy Director of Nursing Tan Chwee Eng, Asst Director of Nursing Mabel Ong)

  • National Day Awards 2009 – Efficiency Medal

    (awarded to Senior Nurse Clinician Chow Ying Leng, NCIS, Nurse Manager Kalarani D/O Sankaran, Ward 41, Nurse Manager Rohana B Ismail, Ward 47)

  • National Day Awards 2009 – Public Administration Medal (Silver)

    (awarded to Chief Executive, Associate Professor Benjamin Ong)

  • MOH Merit Award - Nursing Awards

    (awarded to Sabrina Koh (SNE, ICU), Png Bee Hong (SNM, Operating Theatre), Chua Hwee Huang (NC, CNU), Ooi Gaik Bee (NC, WD 42), Faridah Bte Abdullah (NM, WD 44), Noor Hazlin Bte Mohd Anuar (SSN, Renal Unit), Tan Poh Hoon (SSN, WD 58)

  • Appointment as Chair and Secretary of the Singapore Board of Registry for the American Society for Clinical Pathology International (ASCPi) (Ong Siew Kim (Senior Education &Training Coordinator) and Susan Lim Tsui Tsui (Supervisor, Blood Transfusion Service) from Laboratory Medicine)

  • Departmental Service Improvement Project category – Most Outstanding Project

    (at the Asian Hospital Management Awards)

  • Excellence Award (Patient Safety / Quality Medical Care Project category)

    (at the Asian Hospital Management Awards)

  • National Day Award - Public Administration Medal (Silver)

    (awarded to A/Prof Keson Tan, Dean, FoD and Chair, Restorative Dentistry, Dental Cluster)

  • National Day Award - Public Administration Medal (Bronze)

    (awarded to A/Prof Koh Dow Rhoon (Vice-Dean, YLL SoM and Associate Staff, University Medicine Cluster)

  • Lee Foundation–NHG Lifetime Achievement Award

    (at the NHG Annual Scientific Congress Dinner)
    (awarded to Prof Chew Chong Lin, Director, Div of Dental Studies, FoD)

  • NHG Quality Week 2009 Poster Competition – Merit Award

    (under LEAN principles category)
    (awarded to Dr Raymond Wong (Consultant, NUHCS), Dr Malcolm Mahadevan (Senior Consultant, Emergency Medicine), NM Zarinah Hairom (Cancer Centre, NCIS)

  • NHG Quality Week 2009 Poster Competition – Merit Award

    (under Clinical Practice Improvement Programme (CPIP) category)
    (awarded to Dr Tan Chee Keat, Consultant, Anaesthesia, SNM Margaret Lee, Nursing)

  • NHG Quality Week 2009 Poster Competition – Merit Award

    (under Patient Safety)
    (awarded to NM Jurainah Saleh, Nursing, Dr Naresh Kumar, Senior Consultant, University of Orthopaedics, Hand & Reconstructive Microsurgery Cluster)

  • MOH 6th National Clinical Quality Improvement Poster Competition – Second-runner up

    (awarded to Tan Chwee Huat, Senior Pharmacist, Hooi Pik Yee, Senior Pharmacist, Hing Wee Chuan , Principal Pharmacist, Andy Tan Kian Soon, Nurse Clinician, Nursing, Wong Kok Cheong, ADON, Nursing, Wu Tuck Seng, Deputy Director, Pharmacy)

  • Best Obstetrics Oral Presentation

    (at the 7th Singapore International Congress of O&G)
    (awarded to Dr Su Lin Lin, Consultant)

  • Best Oral Presentation (Basic Science)

    (at the 7th Singapore International Congress of O&G)
    (awarded to Dr Citra Nurfarah Mattar, Associate Consultant)

  • Best Research Poster Presentation (Basic Science)

    (at the 7th Singapore International Congress of O&G)
    (awarded to Dr Kothandaraman Narasimhan, Research Fellow)

  • NHG-NUHS Doctor Award – Gold

    (at the NHG Annual Scientific Congress 2009)
    (awarded to Dr Dan Yock Young, Consultant, Dept of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University Medicine Cluster)

  • Young Investigator Award – Quality, Health Services Research – Gold & Bronze

    (at the NHG Annual Scientific Congress 2009)
    (awarded to Dr Khoo Chin Meng, Consultant, Div of Endocrinology, University Medicine Cluster)

  • Young Investigator Award – Clinical Research (Gold)

    (at the NHG Annual Scientific Congress 2009)
    (awarded to Dr Reuben Wong (Associate Consultant, Dept of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University Medicine Cluster)

  • Young Investigator Award – Clinical Research (Silver)

    (at the NHG Annual Scientific Congress 2009)
    (awarded to Dr Aung Lele, Senior Registrar, Dept of Paediatrics, University Children’s Medical Institute)

  • Young Investigator Award – Clinical Research (Merit)

    (at the NHG Annual Scientific Congress 2009)
    (awarded to Dr Soo Wern Miin, Registrar, Dept of Cardiac, NUHCS)

  • Young Investigator Award – Basic Science / Translational (Silver)

    (at the NHG Annual Scientific Congress 2009)
    (awarded to Dr Citra Nurfarah Binte Zairu Mattar, Associate Consultant, Dept of Obstetrics & Gynaecology)

  • Young Investigator Award – Basic Science / Translational (Merit)

    (at the NHG Annual Scientific Congress 2009)
    (awarded to Assistant Professor Edmund Chiong, Consultant, Dept of Urology, University Surgical Cluster)

  • Best Oral – Allied Health (Merit)

    (at the NHG Annual Scientific Congress 2009)
    (awarded to Lim Su Lin, Senior Manager, Dietetics/ Chief Dietitian)

  • Best Oral – Medicine (Winner)

    (at the NHG Annual Scientific Congress 2009)
    (awarded to Dr Andrea Rajnakova, Consultant, Dept of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University Medicine Cluster)

  • Best Oral - Nursing (Winner)

    (at the NHG Annual Scientific Congress 2009)
    (awarded to ADON Siti Zubaidah Bte Mordiffi, Evidence Based Nursing Unit)

  • Best Oral - Nursing (Merit)

    (at the NHG Annual Scientific Congress 2009)
    (awarded to Dong Liang, Senior Staff Nurse, University Children’s Medical Institute)

  • Best Oral – Quality, Health Services Research (Winner)

    (at the NHG Annual Scientific Congress 2009)
    (awarded to Dr Dan Yock Young, Consultant, Dept of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University Medicine Cluster)

  • Best Oral – Quality, Health Services Research (Merit)

    (at the NHG Annual Scientific Congress 2009)
    (awarded to Dr Kurumbian Chandran, Associate Consultant, Endocrinology, University Medicine Cluster)

  • Best Oral – Surgical (Merit)

    (at the NHG Annual Scientific Congress 2009)
    (awarded to Dr Andrew Ow, Registrar, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, University Dental Cluster)

  • Best Poster – Medical (Winner)

    (at the NHG Annual Scientific Congress 2009)
    (awarded to Dr Effie Chew, Consultant, University Medicine Cluster)

  • Best Poster – Medical (Merit)

    (at the NHG Annual Scientific Congress 2009)
    (awarded to Dr Fareed Khawaja, Registrar, Nephrology, University Medicine Cluster)

  • Best Poster - Nursing (Merit)

    (at the NHG Annual Scientific Congress 2009)
    (awarded to Dr Emily An, Deputy Director, Clinical & Oncology Nursing, NCIS)

  • Best Poster – Primary Care (Merit)

    (at the NHG Annual Scientific Congress 2009)
    (awarded to Dr Cheong Seng Kwing, Family Physician, Div of Family Medicine, University Medicine Cluster)

  • Best Poster – Surgical (Winner)

    (at the NHG Annual Scientific Congress 2009)
    (awarded to Assistant Professor Edmund Chiong, Consultant, Dept of Urology, University Surgical Cluster)

  • Best Poster – Surgical (Merit)

    (at the NHG Annual Scientific Congress 2009)
    (awarded to Dr Low Shiong Wen, Registrar, Dept of Surgery, University Surgical Cluster)

  • NHG Excellence in Action Award 2009

    (awarded to Cynthia Foo, Director, Environmental Services)

  • ANCC Accreditation for three of the Continuing Nursing Education courses

  • EXSA Award Winners

    (at the National EXSA Award Presentation 2009 Ceremony)
    (awarded to 463 colleagues; 27 Star, 123 Gold and 313 Silver award winners)

  • EXSA Award Winners

    (at the EXSA Presentation Ceremony)
    (awarded to 429 colleagues; 59 Star, 161 Gold and 205 Silver award winners)

  • Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality (CPHQ)

    (achieved by ADON Wong Kok Cheong, Nursing Administration)