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Seminar by National Cancer Centre Singapore

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Saturday 30 June, 5.30pm - 6.00pm

Topic: Cancer Myths

"Cancer" is a topic that many are afraid to talk about - leading to misunderstandings and some myths about cancer. Dr Soong Yoke Lim, Senior Consultant Radiation Oncologist at the National Cancer Centre Singapore, explores some of the common myths and misunderstandings surrounding cancer.

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Dr Soong Yoke Lim

Dr. Soong is a Senior Consultant in the Division of Radiation Oncology at the National Cancer Centre. Dr. Soong received his medical degree from the University of Melbourne in 2000. He subsequently trained at the Department of Radiation Oncology, National Cancer Centre Singapore and underwent further training in University College London Hospital in 2007. He subspecialises in the radiotherapy management of patients with Gynaecological and Head and Neck cancers. Dr. Soong is also the medical advisor for the Nasopharyngeal Cancer Support Group at NCCS.

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Sunday 1 July, 12:30pm - 1:00pm

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Prevention is Better than Cure – How to Prevent Women’s Cancers (Talk will be conducted in Mandarin)

预防胜于治疗 – 如何预防女性癌症

Rather than think about cancer when it happens, perhaps it's time to think about cancer now, and work towards preventing it instead!
Dr Jack Chan, Associate Consultant Medical Oncologist at the National Cancer Centre Singapore explores the topic of Prevention of Women's Cancers and how Prevention is better than cure!

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陈俊杰医生

Dr Jack Chan is an Associate Consultant in the Division of Medical Oncology at National Cancer Centre Singapore.
He obtained his medical degree from National University of Singapore, and was awarded the Dean’s list during his undergraduate studies. During his postgraduate training, he received several clinical service accolades, including Best House Officer and Outstanding Resident Award from the SingHealth Group in 2009 and 2015 respectively. Dr Chan completed his specialist training in Medical Oncology at NCCS.
Dr Chan’s subspecialty interests are gynaecological cancers and breast cancer. His research interests include early and late phase clinical trials in gynaecological and breast cancers.
Dr Chan believes in taking a personalised approach to cancer care. He strives to support patients and their families in navigating the cancer journey by addressing both their medical needs and quality of life.



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