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September 2011

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Come Grow Old with Me
The 42nd SMA National Medical Convention

President's Forum

Dr Chong Yeh Woei ponders pointless pastimes


A Medical Adventure Down Under
Take advantage of this unique opportunity!

SMA Lecture 2011
Come and join us for an interesting afternoon!

Medical Studentsí Mailbox

The Rhythm of Life
NUS Rag and Flag 2011

All the Best
The recent Duke-NUS White Coat Ceremony

How the Other Half Lives
Report and reflections on the inaugural Medicine Debates

The Story of Life
Benjamin Tan goes on his first palliative care home visit


Dying at Home
Editorial Board Member Dr Jeremy Lim considers the costs of palliative care


The Sims: Medical Education
Meet Dr Mara McAdams and her very special patient

Docs across Borders

Leave Your Comfort Zone to Care for the Needy!
Dr Joseph Chung volunteers in China

Sensory Travel

A Different Sort of Discovery
Gracia Ong goes on a road trip in Japan


CME Activities October 2011

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