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Allied Health

 

The Education Office works closely with the educational institutions to facilitate Pre-Employment Clinical Training (PECT) for the following Allied Health disciplines: 

 

S/N Profession Description School
1

Diagnostic Radiography

Radiographers perform general radiography to produce high quality diagnostic images. They can specialize in areas of magnetic resonance imaging, computed tomography or angiography. SIT
2 Radiation Therapy Radiation Therapists are responsible for performing the accurate delivery of prescribed radiation therapy with regards to patient care, clinical responsibility and radiation safety. SIT
3 Physiotherapy Physiotherapists develop, maintain and restore patients’ optimum movement and functional abilities. SIT
4 Occupational Therapy Occupational Therapists assist patients by utilizing treatments that develop, recover or maintain their abilities to perform activities of daily living. SIT
5 Dental Hygiene & Therapy Oral Health Therapists provide basic dental services and preventive care. NYP
6 Speech Therapy Speech Therapists diagnose and treat patients with a wide range of speech, communication and swallowing disorders. NUS
7 Pharmacy Pharmacists provide pharmacy services which aims to reduce adverse drug effects and optimise medication therapy for patients. NUS
8 Cardiac Technology Cardiovascular technologists assist physicians in diagnosing and treating cardiac (heart) and peripheral vascular (blood vessel) ailments. SP
9 Psychology (Clinical) Psychologists perform specialized psychometric assessments with competence and take on cases with multiple complexities for psychological therapy. NUS

Job Shadowing Opportunities

We coordinate job shadowing opportunities for interested parties pursuing / intending to pursue a diploma or degree in the following fields:

 

  1. Diagnostic Radiography
  2. Radiation Therapy
  3. Physiotherapy
  4. Occupational Therapy
  5. Speech Therapy

 

If you would like to gain insight into what it takes to be a healthcare professional in the fields above, we invite you to complete the form here so that we can get in touch with you. 


Please indicate your interest here for other professions, e.g.:


  1. Acupuncturist
  2. Audiologist
  3. Care / Clinical Research / Transplant Coordinator
  4. Case Management Officer
  5. Dietician
  6. Embryologist
  7. Medical Social Worker
  8. Optometrist
  9. Oral Health Therapist
  10. Orthoptist
  11. Perfusionist
  12. Podiatrist
  13. Prosthetist and Orthotist
  14. Respiratory Therapist
  15. Sonographer
  16. Technician

Allied Health & Pharmacy Clinical Educators' Get-Together

 

The Get-Together is an opportunity for our Educators to come together to network, share best practices, and be recognized for their efforts.  

 

Click on the icons below to view the photos.

 

                           2017                                                         2016

 

                         

                           2015

   

Contact Us

Click on the respective undergraduate coordinator to contact them:

 

Allied Health Discipline

Clinical Educator Lead

Coordinator

             Psychology (Clinical) 

A/Prof Rathi Mahendran

Ms Lee Hui Ling

 &

  Ms Sherlyn Chan

             Cardiac Technology 

             Dental Hygiene & Therapy

Ms Frances Hew

             Diagnostic Radiography 

             Radiation Therapy 

             Occupational Therapy

             Physiotherapy

             Speech Therapy

             Pharmacy

Ms Wong Yuet Peng