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Interview with Dr Tong Ming Chuan

President's Forum

Moral Compasses & Negative Examples
By Dr Chong Yeh Woei, 51st SMA President

Council News

Council News

CME Calendar

CME Activities March 2011


Dealing With The Mentally Ill Offender - Forensic Assessment & Sentencing Options

Understanding Medical Negligence and Litigation - Basics for the Medical Professional
By Dr T Thirumoorthy

SMA-MPS Training Course for Medical Experts


SMA Lecture 2010 - Winds of Change: Revisiting Role Models in Medicine


Citation of Professor John Wong
By A/Prof Lim Yean Teng

Personally Speaking

When My Child Does Not Do Well in School
By Ms Carolyn Kee


Drawing the Line
By Dr Jeremy Lim, Editorial Board Member

Physician Motivation in Singapore
By Dr Benedict Yan and Dr Jayant V Iyer, Editorial Board Member

News in Brief

Patients with psoriasis, especially women, may be at an increased risk for metabolic syndrome.

From the Family Physician

A Boy Named Chantal
By Dr Tan Su Ming

Sensory Classics

Concert of the Month
By Dr Chang Tou Liang

Sensory Travel

A Drive Through Paradise
By Dr Jenny Lim

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