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MacPherson: Protection from antibiotic resistance and infections - Feb 9 (Sat)

Have you had a cough or cold lately? Have you taken antibiotics because of it? Coughs and colds are the main reasons children miss school and adults miss work. In this talk entitled Protecting Yourself and Your Family from Antibiotic Resistance and Infections, learn how you can protect yourself from infections and the responsible use of antibiotics.

There will be an optional focus group discussion on the use of antibiotics, conducted by Prof Angela Chow from 9.00 to 10.30AM for eligible participants.

Speaker: Dr Angela Chow, Head and Senior Consultant, Clinical Epidemiology, Tan Tock Seng Hospital (TTSH)

Dr Chow is a Preventive Medicine Physician who is actively involved with the prevention and control of infectious diseases.

Join a same-day focus group discussion on understanding antibiotic usage (participants will be reimbursed for their time and a goodie bag will be provided)

Tan Tock Seng Hospital (TTSH) is conducting a focus group discussion (FGD) on the factors influencing antibiotic use, and it will take place at Brahm Centre @ MacPherson from 9.00 to 10.30AM on 9 Feb 2019. Participants will be reimbursed for their time and a goodie bag will be provided.


This is part of their study "Understanding the Psychosocial, Cultural, and Systemic Determinants of Antibiotic Use and Utilizing a Multilevel Approach to Address Inappropriate Antibiotic Use." This study is carried out to explore the views and opinions of the general public, so as to gain insights into the factors that influence antibiotic use.


All you need to do is to sign up for the FGD. TTSH will contact you to confirm your eligibility for the FGD.

Who can participate in this study?

  • Singapore Citizen or Singapore PR
  • Aged 21 years and above
  • TTSH will contact you to confirm your eligibility for the FGD.

What will I be asked to do?

  • Attend the FGD from 9.00 to 10.30AM at Brahm Centre @ MacPherson.

If you have any enquiries on the research study, please contact the Principal Investigator, Dr Angela Chow, at 6256 6011 (Mondays to Fridays, between 9am to 5pm, excluding Public Holidays), or email Angela_Chow@ttsh.com.sg

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