DAY 1: Saturday, 5th October 2019

0730 - 1000


0745 - 0915

On-site Pre-Congress Workshop F: Medication Therapy Management 101

(Venue: 334-335)

(Note: This workshop is not the same as the one-day PSS MTM Management Training Workshop”)

Breakout Lecture (0830 - 0915 hrs)

(Venue: 331)

Supported by Bristol-Myers Squibb


When to Flash the Red Card at the Oncologist?

Dr Wong Seng Weng 

0930 - 1000

Tea Break & Poster Viewing (Venue: Summit 2)

1000 - 1100

Opening Address & Award Ceremony

(Venue: Summit 1)

Guest of Honour: Mr Edwin Tong, Senior Minister of State, Ministry of Law & Ministry of Health

Please be seated in Summit 1 by 0950 hrs

1100 - 1200

Keynote Lecture: Developing Leaders who Educate, Engage, & Empower

(Venue: Summit1 ) 


Dr Catriona Bradley

Executive Director, Irish Institute of Pharmacy and

Lead for Lifelong Learning at Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland

1200 - 1245

Lunch Break

1230 - 1330

Lunch Symposium Supported by J&J

(Venue: Summit 1)


Building a More Resilient Community: Starting from Within  

Dr Tor Phern Chern

Delegates may consume lunch in Symposium Venue

1330 - 1500

Track 1 - Educating for the Future

(Venue: 331)

Track 2 - Pharmacotherapy on the Horizon

(Venue: Summit 1)

Track 3 - Medication Adherence in Clinical Practice

(Venue: 334-335)

To Flip or Not to Flip the Classroom?

Prof Sandy Cook

Deputy Head, Office Education

Deputy Director, AM.EI
Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School

What is one of THE most important skill an educator should have?

Prof Sandy Cook

Deputy Head, Office Education

Deputy Director, AM.EI
Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School

Insights from the National Collaborative Prescribing Programme - An inter-professional curriculum

Ms Wong Yee May

Senior Project Administrator, Chief Pharmacist Office
Principal Pharmacist (Specialist), Tan Tock Seng Hospital

Drugs in the Spotlight

Dr Wang Aiwen 
Principal Clinical Pharmacist
Singapore General Hospital 


Advances in Clinical Cardiology 2018-2019

Ms Saw Yashi

Principal Clinical Pharmacist

National University Hospital

Medication Adherence in Clinical Practice

Ms Low Suat Fern

Head of Pharmacy  

Yishun Community Hospital

Recent Advances in Adherence Research

Dr Wee Hwee Lin
Joint Assistant Professor, Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health and Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Science, National University of Singapore
President, ISPOR Singapore Chapter

Self-Administration of Medication Programme at Yishun Community Hospital

Ms Larissa Tan Yi Ying

Senior Pharmacist
Yishun Community Hospital


1500 - 1545

Tea Break & Poster Viewing 

(Venue: Summit 2)

Presentation of Outstanding Abstracts

(Venue: 331)

Breakout Lecture

(Venue: 334-335)

Supported by AstraZeneca 

Dangers of using SABA Monotherapy in Asthma

Dr Alvin Ng Choon Yong

1545 - 1700

Plenary Lecture 1 – Developing a Future-Ready Pharmacy Workforce

(Venue: Summit 1)

The National Pharmacy Strategy:  Gearing up for a Future-ready workforce

A/Prof Lita Chew
Chief Pharmacist
Ministry of Health, Singapore

The Professional for Tomorrow’s Healthcare

A/Prof Tham Kum Ying

Education Director (Pre-Professional Education) and Senior Consultant 
Tan Tock Seng Hospital

Assistant Dean

Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine

Q & A / Discussion

1700 - 1800

Evening Symposium Supported by P&G

(Venue: Summit 1)

Managing Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy: Can We Do More?

Dr Matthew Tan

(Programme may be subjected to changes due to unforeseen circumstances. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.)

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