World Kidney Day (WKD) is a global awareness campaign aimed at raising awareness on the importance of our kidneys. In conjunction with WKD, the National Kidney Foundation (NKF), Singapore Society of Nephrology (SSN) – Nursing Chapter and Singapore Nurses Association (SNA) – Renal Nursing Chapter (RNC) jointly organise the WKD Nursing Symposium annually.
The theme for WKD 2018 is “Kidneys and Women’s Health: Include, Value, Empower”. In line with this year’s theme, the symposium will cover topics on kidney disease in relation to women’s health.
|8.30am||Registration (Venue: Level 1 Lobby)|
Assoc. Prof Lina Choong, President, Singapore Society of Nephrology
|9.10am||Management of Women with SLE
Dr Poh Yih Jia, Consultant, Department of Rheumatology and Immunology, SGH
|9.40am||Q & A|
Dr Khoo Chong Kiat, Senior Consultant, Minimally Invasive Surgery Unit, KKH
|10.20am||Q & A|
|10.30am||Tea Break (Venue: Level 1 Lobby)|
|11.00am||Pregnancy in Women with Kidney Disease
Dr Anita S. Kale, Senior Consultant, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, NUHS
|11.30am||Q & A|
|11.40am||Successful Pregnancy after Kidney Transplantation
Dr Sobhana Thangaraju, Consultant, Department of Renal Medicine, SGH
|12.10pm||Q & A|
|12.30pm||End of Programme|
* Programme may be subject to changes
$20 per person (refreshments will be served)
Registration Closing Date: 18 Feb 2018 (Sunday)
Nursing staff will be awarded 2 CPE points for completing the symposium.
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