HMDP Visiting Expert in Clinical Toxicology

Prof Kent Olson

Date 14th-22nd Nov 2016
The program is sponsored by MOH
There will be a Toxicology Workshop conducted by the Toxicology Expert. The program can be assessed here:
HMDP Clinical Toxicology
Coordinators:
Dr Tan Hock Heng
Dr Phua Dong Haur

HAZMAT MEDICAL LIFE SUPPORT COURSE 17 NOV 2016

We will be holding a pre-APAMT conference Hazmat Medical Life Support Course

Description:
The course aims to provide education and training for medical, nursing and paramedical staff who may be called upon to respond to Hazmat incidents. It provides a clinical approach to the triage, diagnosis and treatment for Hazmat incident casualties.

Registration:
APAMT Conference (for those attending APAMT congress)
Or
IMSE registration form (for those not attending APAMT congress)

Date: 17 Nov 2016 (Thurs)
Venue: Tan Tock Seng Hospital
Cost $300 net
This course is the same course conducted at IMSE. Attendees will not need to take a test at the end of the course and will be awarded a certificate of attendance.

Course director: Dr Tan Hock Heng and Dr Jimmy Goh

TOXICOLOGY SOCIETY AGM

Dear friends,
I am pleased to announce the next Toxssin meeting on 15 July Friday, at HSA, at 5 pm, which happens to be the AGM too.
The agenda is as follows:
– minutes
– Exco election
– APAMT updates

Please let us know if there are any new issues to raise during the meeting or you could easily text me.

-Greg
Secretary
Toxicology Society of Singapore

Toxicology case conference and Round: 11th May 2016

Toxicology case conference

Date: 11th May 2016 (Wed), Venue: CGH ED conference room

Time: 10am to 12noon

Content: Toxicology cases will be presented by MOs – amphetamine, TCA, salicylate, benzodiazepine, opioids etc

Toxicology round 2

Time: 12noon to 1pm

Cases consulted with toxicology service in Mar and Apr will be discussed.

 

Regional Toxinology Conference: AMSEM 2016

ASEAN Marine Animals & Snake Envenoming (Poisoning) Management – AMSEM 2016
The 4th International Symposium @ Penang, Malaysia. Date: 28 November to 1 December 2016

For more information: Website and Brochure

Other courses available: Snakebite and Marine envenomation

Toxicology Round 18th Mar 2016

The Toxicology Round is conducted by the Toxicology Service of CGH A&E.
Next Toxicology Round:

  • Date: 18th Mar 2016
  • Time: 10am – 12noon
  • Venue: CGH ED tutorial room
  • Program:

  • Case presentation: cases consulted over the last 3 mths
  • Presentations:
  • 1. When should activated charcoal be administered? – Paul
    2. Cyanide poisoning management update – THH
    3. Why we should try not to intubate a salicylate poisoned patient and what we should do when we must? – KK (recently a case of DNP poisoning was presented during the toxicology symposium and the issue was raised)

    All TSS members are welcome!

    The Toxicology teaching program is attached: Teaching program 2016

Toxicology Symposium – Evidence based medicine and Critical care toxicology

Thank-you for all your support. We successfully concluded the symposium with about 60 attendees.

Photo slides: Photos of Tox Symposium

Audio MP3 of the lectureLecture on Research and Critical care

Date: 13th Feb 2016 (Saturday)
Time: 1400hrs – 1530hrs
Venue: Lecture Room, CGH, level 1, Training Centre

Flyer: Toxicology Symposium

Organized by

Section of Toxicology, College of Emergency Medicine, Academy of Medicine Singapore & Toxicology Society, Singapore

 

Exco meeting 4th Mar 2016

Venue: HSA board room level 2,
Date: 4th Mar 2016 (Friday)
Time: 630pm – 8pm

Agenda:

1. Previous minutes
2. Eurotox 2017 scientific program proposal
3. APAMT 2016 … . Funding /sponsors
4. Any other matters arising.

 

Hazmat Medical Life Support course 25-26 Feb 2016

The course is completed. Thanks for all your support!

Photos are available for viewing.HMLS Feb 2016

TSS together with SEMS will be holding a pre-SEMS congress Hazmat Medical Life Support Course

Registration:
Register with SEMS congress
(for those attending SEMS congress)
Or
Register with IMSE

Date: 25, 26 Feb 2016 (Thurs, Fri)
Venue: IMSE – at Bukit Merah
Cost $330 net
This course is the same course conducted at IMSE. Attendees will not need to take a test at the end of the course and will be awarded a certificate of attendance.

Exco Meeting 6th Nov 2015

Venue: HSA board room level 2, Room 2-6
Date: 6th Nov 2015 (Friday)
Time: 6-8pm

Agenda:
1. Discussion on APAMT Singapore 2016
– Event organizer
– SEMS participation
2. Advance simulation course
3. AOB

Education program:
530-6pm: Kelvin Kuan will be presenting clinical cases for discussion

All members are welcome!