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60 Years of Child Health


Celebrating 60 years of child health


60 Years of Child Health with Us!

Khoo Teck Puat - National University Children's Medical Institute celebrated 60 Years of Child Health! We honour six decades of shaping Paediatrics and transforming child health - from our early beginnings as a University Department to our achievements in clinical care, education and translational research and where we are today as a leading centre of excellence.

Join us as we look back at our heritage journey, reflect on our milestones and achievements over the years, and celebrate our inspiring pioneers and patients!

60 Years of Child Health Commemorative Book

This publication charts the story of our department, through 60 years of growth, with chapters celebrating our people and the lives we have touched. We acknowledge our determined pioneers who advocated for our nation's future by improving the health of children in Singapore. We highlight groundbreaking achievements in research and clinical excellence that have shaped the landscape of paediatrics in Singapore and we continue to be inspired by the children and families that have taken this journey with us.

60 Years of Child Health Commemorative Book Cover60 Years of Child Health Commemorative Book Cover (Back)
Click here to access the publication.

60 Years of Child Health Video Series

Hear from our pioneers, patients and colleagues as they share their memories and stories of hope in this video series.

60 Years of Child Health Video Series

Episode 1: Our History, Present & Future

Episode 2: Our Pioneers

Episode 3: Our Inspiration

Watch the video series here.

Our Services

The Khoo Teck Puat - National University Children's Medical Institute (KTP-NUCMI) is the paediatric arm of the National University Hospital and comprises the Departments of Paediatrics, Paediatric Surgery and Neonatology. We provide comprehensive and specialised medical and surgical services for newborns, children and adolescents. NUH is the only public hospital in Singapore that offers paediatric kidney and liver transplant programmes. Through a generous gift from the Estate of Khoo Teck Puat, we have set up an integrated outpatient facility with medical, diagnostic and rehabilitation services.

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