NUHS TOWER BLOCK
AUDITORIUM 8 APRIL 2017
8.30AM to 3.45PM

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TIME TOPIC SLIDES VIDEOS
0830 - 0900 REGISTRATION
0900 - 0910 WELCOME AND OPENING REMARKS

by Dr Yap Eng Soo, National University Cancer Institute, Singapore

0910 - 0940 MAKING SENSE OF THE EUROPEAN SOCIETY OF CARDIOLOGY AND AMERICAN COLLEGE OF CARDIOLOGY/AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION LIPID GUIDELINES

by Dr Chester Lee Drum, National University Heart Centre, Singapore

0940 - 1010 SPRINT TRIAL AND BLOOD PRESSURE GOALS - HOW LOW SHOULD WE GO AND WHAT ABOUT DIABETICS?

by Assoc Prof Tay Jam Chin, Tan Tock Seng Hospital

1010 - 1040 PCSK9 INHIBITORS – A NEW ERA OF LIPID MANAGEMENT

by Prof Tai E Shyong, National University Hospital

 
1040 - 1110 ROLE OF LOW MOLECULAR WEIGHT HEPARIN IN THE AGE OF DIRECT ORAL ANTICOAGULANTS

by Dr Chee Yen Lin, National University Cancer Institute, Singapore

1110 - 1130 MORNING TEA BREAK
1130 - 1200 ROLE OF ANTI-COAGULATION IN PREVENTING PREGNANCY LOSS

by Assoc Prof Lee Lai Heng, Singapore General Hospital

1200 - 1230 ANTICOAGULATION IN ACUTE CORONARY SYNDROME - SHARING SESSION OF PRACTICES IN ASEAN COUNTRIES

by Dr Ho Hee Hwa, Tan Tock Seng Hospital

1230 - 1300 MISUNDERSTANDINGS ON VENOUS THROMBOEMBOLISM PROPHYLAXIS

by Dr Chadachan Veerendra Melagireppa, Tan Tock Seng Hospital

1300 - 1400 LUNCH
1400 - 1430 ANTI-COAGULATION IN A HEALTHCARE SYSTEM THAT CANNOT AFFORD DIRECT ORAL ANTICOAGULANTS FOR EVERYONE

by Dr Doreen Tan, Khoo Teck Puat Hospital

1430 - 1500 DEBATE 1: CLOPIDOGREL IS GOING TO BE OBSOLETE IN 5 YEARS

Propose: Prof Tan Huay Cheem, National University Heart Centre, Singapore
Oppose: Assoc Prof Mark Chan, National University Heart Centre, Singapore


1500 - 1530 DEBATE 2: WE SHOULD NEVER ANTICOAGULATE AFTER INTRACRANIAL BLEEDING

Propose: Dr Yap Eng Soo, National University Cancer Institute, Singapore
Oppose: Assoc Prof Ng Heng Joo, Singapore General Hospital


1530 - 1545 ENDING ADDRESS

by Assoc Prof Mark Chan, National University Heart Centre, Singapore