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June 2012

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Annual Dinner

SMA Annual Dinner 2012
An evening to remember

Reflections on the SMA Annual Dinner
Szymon Mikulski, Esther Low and Ong Wen Chong share their thoughts

President's Welcome Address
A/Prof Chin Jing Jih speaks about the role of SMA

Citation for Mr Lee Kuan Yew
The reasons why Mr Lee was nominated for SMA Honorary Membership

Council News

Celebrating Excellence
Congratulations to the recipients of the SMA-Lee Foundation awards!


BCLS/CPR + AED Courses

SMA Annual Golf Tournament 2012


Prescribing Contraceptive Pills
The Ethics Committee offers some advice


The Professional Role of the Doctor as a Medical Expert Witness
Dr T Thirumoorthy provides some guidelines


How to Become a Medical Expert Witness
The second MPS-SMA Training Course for Medical Experts

From the Heart

Grant a Sick Child's Wish Today!
Refer a child to the Make-A-Wish Foundation®!

Doctors in Training

The Art of Breaking Bad News
Dr Amit Jain learns some important lessons

Response to "Scalpels vs Gavels: Medicine-Law Debate 2012"
The NUS Law and Medicine faculties comment


Enchanting Cayman!
Dr Srividhya Jayant Iyer goes on a relaxing escapade


SMA Events July - August 2012

The views and opinions expressed in all the articles are those of the authors. These are not the views of the Editorial Board nor the SMA Council unless specifically stated so in writing. The contents of the Newsletter are not to be printed in whole or in part without prior written approval of the Editor.

The SMA News is published monthly by the
Singapore Medical Association.