We are excited to extend an invitation with us for the upcoming Geriatric Symposium. This symposium will gather experts and professionals in geriatrics to discuss critical issues and advancements in elderly care.

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    July 14, 2024 8:00 am
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    July 14, 2024 1:00 pm
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Dr Ngoo Kay Seong
Consultant Urologist
Hospital Angkatan Tentera Tuanku Mizan
Dr. Teh Hoon Lang
Consultant Geriatrician
Dr. Edward Chong
Consultant Geriatrician
Dr. Chong San San
Consultant Geriatrician
Dato Dr. Azmee Ghazi
Consultant Cardiologist
Dr. Tan Guan Hee
Consultant Urologist
Dr. Betty Teh
Cardiology Consultant
Founder Beating Hearts

Dr. Tan Guan Hee is a distinguished urologist specializing in robotic surgery and uro-oncology.
Dr. Tan earned his MBBS from the International Medical University (IMU), followed by an MRCS from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. He holds a Master of Surgery (MS) degree from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) and is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons (FRCS Urol) in Glasgow.
Dr. Tan completed a Urology Fellowship in Melbourne and a Society of Urologic Oncology (SUO) Fellowship in Uro-Oncology in Toronto. His extensive training and experience in robotic surgery make him a leader in minimally invasive techniques for treating urological cancers, offering patients cutting-edge, precise treatments with faster recovery times.
Dr. Tan is recognized for his commitment to advancing urological care and actively participates in various professional communities, contributing to the field through both practice and research.
Synopsis: Dr. Tan Guan Hee will delve into the significance of PSA (Prostate-Specific Antigen) screening and its role in detecting prostate cancer. The lecture will cover the latest advancements in diagnosis, treatment options, and preventive measures for prostate cancer, providing valuable insights for healthcare professionals and patients alike.

Dato Dr. Azmee Ghazi is a renowned cardiologist specializing in advanced heart failure, heart transplantation, and mechanical circulatory support. His educational foundation includes a Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBChB) from the UK, and he is a Member of the Royal College of Physicians (MRCP, UK). Dato Dr. Azmee holds Fellowships from the National Heart Association of Malaysia (FNHAM) and the ASEAN College of Cardiology (FAsCC).
His expertise is further enhanced by a specialized fellowship in Advanced Heart Failure and Heart Transplant and Mechanical Circulatory Support, completed in London, UK. This training places him at the forefront of treating severe cardiac conditions using the latest technological advancements, including mechanical devices that support or replace heart functions.
Synopsis: Dato Dr. Azmee Ghazi will discuss the complexities of heart failure in the elderly population. Drawing upon his expertise as a cardiologist, he will explore the unique challenges in diagnosis, management, and treatment of heart failure in older adults. Attendees will gain practical knowledge to enhance patient care and improve outcomes.

Dr. Edward Chong is a distinguished geriatrician with a robust international background in internal medicine. He achieved his MRCP (UK) in 2012. Dr. Chong further expanded his expertise by becoming certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Singapore (ABIM-Singapore) in 2014.
In 2015, Dr. Chong specialized further in his field by obtaining an MRCP (UK) Specialty Certificate in Geriatric Medicine. This certification underscored his dedication to the health care of the elderly, focusing on the unique needs of this population. The following year, he was inducted as a Fellow of the Academy of Medicine Singapore (FAMS), marking his recognition as an expert in his field within the Singaporean medical community.
Synopsis: Dr. Edward Chong and Dr. Chong San San, leading geriatricians, will address the critical topics of frailty and falls among the elderly. Their lecture will cover the identification of frail individuals, risk factors for falls, and evidence-based interventions to prevent falls and improve the quality of life for older adults.

Dr. Chong San San is an accomplished geriatrician and internal medicine specialist with a distinguished academic and professional background. She graduated from the University of Glasgow, furthered her specialization by earning the MRCP (UK) in 2014. In 2019, Dr. Chong completed her Certificate of Completion of Training in General - Internal Medicine and Geriatric Medicine in the UK. Her dedication to continuous professional development is evident from her more recent qualifications, including a Postgraduate Certificate in Workplace-Based Postgraduate Medical Education from Edgehill University, United Kingdom in 2021, and a Certificate of Professional Development with Distinction for Consultant Leadership Development from Liverpool John Moores University, UK in 2022.
Dr. Chong is a member of the British Geriatric Society, where she actively contributes to the advancement of geriatric medicine. Her exceptional work in the field was recognized when she won a Highly Commended in the Governor’s Award (Vascular POPS Service) at the Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, UK Our People's Award in 2021.

Dr. Teh Hoon Lang is a distinguished geriatrician with a comprehensive academic and professional background. She holds an MD from Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM), further bolstered by her MRCP (UK) qualification, underscoring her proficiency in medical practices with a British standard. Dr. Teh also obtained a Master of Medicine (MMED) from the National University of Singapore (NUS), enriching her expertise in the medical field.
Currently, Dr. Teh is pursuing her PhD, showcasing her commitment to advancing geriatric research and contributing new knowledge to the field. She has completed a Fellowship of Geriatric Medicine through the Ministry of Health, which specializes her skills in addressing the complex healthcare needs of the elderly population.
Dr. Teh Hoon Lang will shed light on dementia, a prevalent and challenging condition affecting the elderly population. Drawing upon extensive clinical experience, Dr. Teh will discuss the latest advancements in dementia diagnosis, treatment, and management strategies. Attendees will gain valuable insights into caring for individuals living with dementia and supporting their caregivers.

Dr. Ngoo Kay Seong is a highly esteemed Consultant Urologist with a rich academic and professional background. He holds an MBChB with Commendation from the University of Aberdeen, highlighting his exceptional academic performance. Furthering his expertise, Dr. Ngoo earned a Master of Surgery (MS) from the National University of Malaysia (UKM), solidifying his surgical skills.

Dr. Ngoo is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons (FRCS) in Urology from Glasgow, a testament to his advanced knowledge and proficiency in urology. Additionally, he has obtained a Fellowship in Minimal Access Surgery (F.MAS) from India, specializing in minimally invasive surgical techniques.

Currently practicing at Pantai Hospital Cheras and Hospital Angkatan Tentera Tuanku Mizan in Kuala Lumpur, Dr. Ngoo specializes in endourology, uro-oncology, and men's health. His expertise in these areas allows him to provide cutting-edge care and treatment for complex urological conditions.

Dr. Ngoo is recognized for his clinical leadership and contributions to the advancement of urological practices and procedures

In addition to his clinical work, Dr. Ngoo has contributed to public health education through his writings on urological conditions, such as overactive bladder. His insights have been published in reputable medical journals, enhancing the understanding and management of urological diseases​

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Event Details
  • Days
    Hours
    Min
    Sec
  • Start Date
    July 14, 2024 8:00 am
  • End Date
    July 14, 2024 1:00 pm
  • Category