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Programme Information

NUH Specialties

 

NUH offers observer status in the following specialties :

 

1. Anaesthesia
  • Surgical Intensive Care

 

2. Cardiac
  • Cardiology
  • Interventional
  • Echocardiography

 

3. Cardiac, Thoracic & Vascular Surgery

 

 

4. Diagnostic Imaging
  • Neuroradiology/Head & Neck Imaging
  • Body Imaging
  • Musculoskeletal Imaging
  • Breast Imaging
  • Vascular & Interventional Radiology
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Paediatric Radiology

 

5. Emergency Medicine

 

 

6. Gastroenterology & Hepatology
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound
  • Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography Programme
  • Hepatology

 

7. Haematology-Oncology
  • Medical Oncology
  • Clinical Haematology / Bone Marrow Transplant

 

8. Hand & Reconstructive Microsurgery
  • Reconstructive Microsurgery
  • Hand Surgery
  • Wrist Surgery
  • Peripheral Nerve Surgery

 

9. Laboratory Medicine
  • Haematology
  • Microbiology
  • Molecular Diagnosis

 

10. Medicine
  • Dermatology
  • Endocrinology / Metabolism
  • Nephrology
  • Neurology
  • General Medicine
  • Respiratory Medicine
  • Infectious Disease

 

11. Neonatology

 

 

12. Obstetrics & Gynaecology
  • Foetal Maternal Medicine
  • Gynaecological Oncology
  • Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility

 

13. Ophthalmology
  • Glaucoma
  • Implant & Refractive Microsurgery
  • Vitreo Retinal Surgery
  • LASIK & Wavefront
  • Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

 

14. Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Adult Reconstructive Surgery
  • Orthopaedic Musculoskeletal Surgery
  • Paediatric Orthopaedics
  • Spinal Surgery
  • Orthopaedic Trauma
  • Arthroscopy & Sports Medicine

 

15. Otolaryngology (ENT)
- Head & Neck Surgery
  • Head/Neck/Thyroid Surgery
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Rhinology/Allergy
  • Neuro-Otology
  • Paediatric Otolaryngology

 

16. Paediatric Surgery

 

 

17. Paediatrics
  • Cardiology
  • Genetics
  • Haematology/Oncology
  • Nephrology, Urology & Immunology
  • Neurology & Developmental Paediatrics

 

18. Pathology

 

 

19. Pscyhological Medicine
  • Child Psychiatry
  • Geriatric Pscyhiatry
  • Stress Medicine

 

20. Radiation Oncology

 

 

21. Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Neurosurgery
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Hepatobiliary & Pancreative Surgery

 

22. Urology

 

 

 

 

Duration

 

The duration of the observer status is from minimum of 1 day to maximum of 28 days or less / 4 weeks with no extension. Medical registration with Singapore Medical Council is not required.

 

Observers who request for attachment of more than 28 days will require a medical registration as clinical observer with Singapore Medical Council and Training Employment Pass from the Ministry of Manpower in Singapore. Medical Affairs (Education Office) will assist with the application prior to the commencement of the attachment.

 

For more information and guidelines, please CLICK Here to go to Singapore Medical Council's website.

 

Feedback Requirements

 

At the end of the attachment, all observers are required to complete a training feedback form. The complete form must be returned to Medical Affairs (Education Office) on the last day of the attachment.