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News and Activities

Past Activities

12 November 2016

  • CME Seminar - Refresher on obstructive airway diseases,Peak Airflow meter in your practice,Spirometry workshop: hands on & interpretation,Managing your Asthma patients
    Venue: Four Points by Sheraton Elgin Room Level 2

28 September 2016

  • CME Seminar - Assessing Inhaler Use & Accessing Small Airways in Asthma Treatment
    Venue: Garden View Restaurant – Tanah Merah Country Club

21 September 2016

  • CME Seminar - Assessing Inhaler Use & Accessing Small Airways in Asthma Treatment
    Venue: The Silk Restaurant – Singapore Island Country Club

2 August 2016

  • CME Seminar - Management of Symptomatic Asthma in Primary Care
    Venue: St.Regis, Embassy and Consulate room
    To view programme, click

15 June 2016

  • CME Seminar - Next generation LABA/LAMA therapy - Building a better COPD treatment foundation
    Venue: Summer Palace, Regent Hotel

10 June 2016

  • CME Seminar - Poor Asthma Control? It's SAD (small airway dysfunction)
    Venue: East Coast Seafood International

6 April 2016

  • CME Seminar - Heritage meets Innovation in COPD
    Venue: St. Regis, Singapore
    To view programme, click

17 November 2015

  • CME Seminar - Small Airway Trapping Control

12 November 2015

  • CME Seminar - Small Airway Trapping Control

03 November 2015

  • CME Seminar - Small Airway Trapping Control

21 October 2015

  • CME Seminar - Update on Acute Bronchitis

18 August 2015

  • CME Seminar - Top Tips in Asthma Management

24 July 2015

  • CME Seminar - Persistent Cough – Is it GERD or Asthma?

23 July 2015

  • CME Seminar - Persistent Cough – Is it GERD or Asthma?

18 June 2015

  • CME Seminar - Challenges in Childhood Asthma Management

29 May 2015

  • CME Seminar - Get SMART with Asthma

23 May 2015

  • CME Seminar - Is it Asthma Cough

21 May 2015

  • CME Seminar - Challenges in Managing Childhood Asthma

09 May 2015

  • CME Seminar - Persistent Cough- Is it Asthma, GERD or other conditions; Can lung cancer be treated better in 2015?

08 May 2015

  • CME Seminar - Get SMART with Asthma

05 May 2015

  • CME Seminar - Dual LABA / LAMA Bronchodilation in COPD

29 April 2015

  • CME Seminar - Help them stay ahead of Asthma

14 April 2015

  • CME Seminar - Get SMART with Asthma

29 November 2014

  • A Public Forum - Healthy Lungs For Life   For more details,


7th November 2014

  • CME Seminar - Optimizing Asthma in Primary Care. Practical Tips for the Busy Clinician
    Speaker - Dr Kenneth Chan
    Peach Garden, Orchid Country Club, 1-2 pm

25th October 2014

  • CME Seminar - Challenges in Asthma Management
    Speaker - Dr Philip Eng
    Summer Palace, Regent Hotel, 1-2 pm

3rd October 2014

  • CME Seminar - Updates in Asthma Management
    Imperial Treasure@ Changi Airport, 1-2 pm
    Speaker - Dr Lee Yeow Hian

2nd October 2014

  • CME Seminar - Cases in Respiratory Management
    Fu Lin Men @ Jurong Country Club, 1-2 pm
    Speaker - Dr Noel Tay

22nd August 2014

  • CME Seminar - Addressing Unmet Medical Needs in COPD
    St. Regis Singapore Hotel, Embassy and Consulate Room , Level 1
    Speakers - Assoc. Prof. Loo Chian Min, Dr Gerald Chua, Dr. Tomas M. Realiza, Dr. Tan Tze Lee

27th May 2014

  • CME Seminar - Managing Asthma and Assessment of Asthma Severity
    Speaker – Dr Lee Kang Hoe
    Fu Lin Men @ Jurong Country Club 1-2 pm

23rd May 2014

  • CME Seminar - Treatment strategies in Asthma
    Speaker – Dr Lee Yeow Hian
    Peach Garden OCBC Centre 1-2 pm

7th May 2014

  • CME Seminar - Continuity of Care in Asthma – Do we understand the future risks?
    Invited Speaker – Ricardo C. Zotomayor, Associate Professor, University of East Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Centre, Quezon City, Philippines
    Lei Gardens @ Chijmes 6-7 pm

6th May 2014

  • CME Seminar - Continuity of Care in Asthma – Do we understand the future risks?
    Invited Speaker – Ricardo C. Zotomayor, Associate Professor, University of East Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Centre, Quezon City, Philippines
    Gaia @ Goodwood Park Hotel  6-7 pm

25th April 2014

  • CME Seminar - Treatment strategies in Asthma
    Speaker – Dr Lee Yeow Hian
    Wo Peng Restaurant @ myvillage at Serangoon Gardens 1-2 pm

24th April 2014

  • CME Seminar - Clearing the air on Asthma and COPD
    Speaker – Dr Ong Kian Chung
    Min Jiang @ Goodwood Park Hotel 1-2 pm

21st March 2014

  • CME Seminar - Clearing the air about Asthma
    Speaker – Dr Ong Kian Chung
    Tung Lok Classic @ Chinese swimming club 1-2 pm

24th February 2014

  • CME Seminar - What have the large-scale trials of COPD taught us?
    Invited Speaker – Professor Robert Wise, Professor of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
    Summer Palace Restaurant, Regent Hotel, 6:30 - 8:30 pm

12 October 2013

  • CME Seminar - COPD: PATHOS – utilizing real world evidence in COPD management
    Speaker - Dr Ong Kian Chung/ COPD Epidemiology & Diagnosis
    Invited speaker - Professor Matthew Peters /Respiratory Physician, Head of Respiratory Medicine / Concord Hospital, Sydney / Pharmacological & Non-pharmacological Management of COPD 2013


03 September 2013

  • CME Seminar - Optimizing Asthma management with the use of ICS/LABA
    Speaker: Dr Ong Kian Chung
    Fu Lin Men @ Jurong Country Club 12:30-2pm

23 August 2013

  • CME Seminar - A New Option in the Management of Adult Asthma
    Invited speaker - Prof. Ronald F. Grossman /Professor of Medicine, /University of Toronto
    Lengkuas Room, Level2, Marriott Hotel 12- 2 pm

23 August 2013

  • CME Seminar - A New Option in the Management of Adult Asthma
    Invited speaker - Prof. Ronald F. Grossman /Professor of Medicine, /University of Toronto
    Equinox Private Dining Room 3 & 4, Swissotel The Stamford 1-3 pm

13 July 2013

  • CME Seminar - Improving Asthma Control: Challenges in Practice
    Speaker: Adj. Asst. Prof Tan Tze Lee
    Cuscaden Room, Regent Hotel Singapore 1-3 pm

03 July 2013

  • CME Seminar - New Advances in COPD and Asthma?
    Invited speaker - Dr René Aalbers /Respiratory Physician /Dept. of Pulmonary Medicine, Martini Hospital, Groningen
    Summer Palace Restaurant, Regent Hotel 6:30-9:30 pm

01 June 2013

  • CME Seminar - Optimizing Asthma & COPD management with the use of ICS/LABA
    Speaker: Dr Ong Kian Chung
    Lei Garden @ CHIJMES 1-4 pm

20 April 2013

  • CME Seminar - Optimizing the Use of ICS/LABA for Asthma in Primary Care
    Speaker: Dr. Jim Teo Yeow Kwan
    Equinox Private Dining Room 3 & 4, Swissotel The Stamford 1-3 pm

08 December 2012

  • CME Seminar - COPD: women may be more susceptible to smoking-related lung damage
    Speakers: Dr Tan Tze Lee, Dr Ong Kian Chung
    Tung Lok Classics Restaurant, Orchard Parade Hotel

12 October 2012

  • CME Seminar - Do we underestimate the benefits of combination therapy in COPD?
    Invited speaker – Prof Christine Jenkins Clinical Professor & Head of Respiratory Discipline /Thoracic Medicine Concord Hospital, University of Sydney
    Singapore Marriot Hotel 6-8 pm

28 April 2012

  • CME Seminar - Implications of the new GOLD guidelines for Primary Care
    Speaker – A/P Tan Tze Lee
    Invited Speaker - Prof Antonio Anzueto /Professor Medicine
    Pulmonary/Critical Care /University of Texas Fullerton Hotel,
    Ballroom 1, Lower Lobby 1:00PM – 4:30 pm

    To view programme, click

14 April 2012

  • CME Seminar - Improving primary care COPD management
    The Fullerton Waterboat House 1:15 – 3:45 pm.

17 December 2011

  • CME Seminar - New global guidelines on management of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Speaker: Dr Tan Tze Lee
    Ritz Carlton Summer Pavilion 12:30 – 3:00 pm
    To view programme, click

22 November 2011

  • CME Seminar - 'Extra-fine combination for better asthma control'
    Speaker: Dr Ong Kian Chung Imperial Treasure @ Paragon 7:00 – 8:30 pm
    To view programme, click

12 Nov – 20 November 2011

  • World COPD Events – Public Screening For more details,
  • 12 and 13 Nov : “Love OUR LUNGS” – Public Screening @ Hougang Mall. Click to enlarge Photos >>
  • 16-Nov : "Are You Short of Breath?" -- Public screening @ Tampines One
  • 19-Nov : "Care for your Lungs, Care for your Life - World COPD Day 2011" -- Public Carnival at Nee Soon South Community Club
  • 20-Nov : "Silver Carnival Day" -- Public Carnival at Amphitheater in front of Toa Payoh Library.
    To view photos. Click to enlarge Photos >>

13 August 2011

  • CME Seminar - Management of COPD in GP Clinical Practice – Diagnosis & Treatment Options Invited Speaker: Prof. Claus Vogelmeier /Head of Department, Pulmonary Medicine /Philipps-University of Marburg, Germany
    Grand Hyatt Singapore 12:45 – 3:30pm

4 June 2011

  • CME Seminar - Respiratory devices in the 21st century - a respiratory workshop for clinicians
    Philips Healthcare Amphitorium 1:00PM – 5:00 pm

30 March 2011

  • CME Seminar - The role of inflammation in airway diseases: differentiating treatment by patient type
    Invited Speaker: David Brendan Price /Professor of Primary Care Respiratory Medicine /University of Aberdeen, Norwich, Norfolk, UK
  • Shangrila Hotel 6:30 – 8:30pm

14th Oct 2010

  • First Ever World Spirometry Day


12th Oct 2010

  • Media Conference
    Mandarin Hotel
    11:45 am – 2:00 pm
    To view programme, click

18th July 2010

  • CME Seminar - Airways School Asia Pacific Singapore Course 1
    Goodwood Park Hotel
    9:30 am - 4:30 pm
    To view programme, click
     

3rd July 2010

  • CME Seminar - Current Issues in the Year of the Lung 2010: COPD & Smoking Cessation
    Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel
    1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    To view programme, click
     

11th April 2010

  • CME Seminar - EMPOWER COPD Symposium
    Fullerton Hotel, The Straits Room
    3:00 pm - 5:30 pm
    To view programme, click
     

28th March 2010

  • CME Seminar - CAT: a primary-care tool to assess treatment success in COPD
    Park Hotel @ Clarke Quay
    4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
    To view programme, click
     

16th January 2010

  • CME Seminar - Confronting COPD in 2010
    Trader's Hotel, Cuscaden Road, The Gallery Ballroom
    12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
    To view programme, click
     

12th December 2009

  • CME Seminar - GP COPD Workgroup 2010
    Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel
    1pm- 5pm
    To view programme, click
    To view pictures, click
     

21st November 2009

  • "Love Our Lungs" Public Forum
    Health Promotion Board, Lecture Hall Level 1
    2pm- 5pm
    To view programme, click
    To view pictures, click
     

14th November 2009

  • Home Nursing Foundation Charity Walk
    East Coast Park
    7.30am - 11am
    To view pictures, click
     

31st October 2009

  • NHG COPD Roadshow
    Outside Toa Payoh Central Public Library
    9am - 6pm
    To view pictures, click
     

25th September 2009

  • Save Your Breath Singapore! 2009 - Press Media Coverage
     

9th & 12th September 2009

  • COPD Awareness Programme 2009 - Spirometer Collection and Hands-On Training
    The Pines
    1pm - 3pm
    To view pictures, click
     

18 July 2009

  • CME Seminar: "COPD Early Detection with Intervention and Therapy (COPED with IT) Programme"
    Fullerton Hotel
    1pm - 4.30pm
    To view programme, click
     

28 February 2009

  • CME Seminar: "COPD Early Detection with Intervention and Therapy (COPED with IT) Programme"
    Royal Plaza on Scotts
    1pm - 4pm
    To view programme, click
     

22 November 2008

  • CME Seminar - "Steering the Future of COPD - A new look at an old disease"
    Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel
    1pm - 4.30pm
    To view programme, click
    To view Photos from the event, click
6 August 2008
  • CME Seminar: "Smoking Cessation - What Every Doctor Should Know"
    Raffles Town Club
    1pm - 2pm
     
23 July 2008
  • CME Seminar: "Smoking Cessation - What Every Doctor Should Know"
    Serangoon Gardens Country Club
    1pm - 2pm
     

3 November 2007

  • CME Seminar: "Confronting COPD in Primary Healthcare 2007"
    Meritus Mandarin Hotel
    1.30pm – 4.30pm)
     

12 November 2006

  • Official launch of the Ministry of Health Clinical Practice Guidelines on COPD.
    Raffles Hotel,
    November 12th 2006 (1:30-5 pm)
    View Photos and Media Coverage here  

16 July 2006

  • CME Seminar - "Prsopects for Disease Modifications in COPD: the evidence for Tiotropium
    Marina Madarin Hotel
    July 16th 2006 (1:30 - 5 pm)
    To view programme, click
27 May 2006
  • Beauty & Healthcare Fair 2006
    Suntec City
    May 27th 2006 (11am - 5pm)
    Free Spirometry for the first 100 persons
    To view programme, click
22 October 2005
  • CME Seminar - Confronting COPD in Primary Healthcare
    Four Seasons Hotel, Singapore
    To view programme, click

21 May 2005

  • “Save your Breath, Save your Health”
    Health Enlightenment @ The Majestic, Chinatown
    May 21st 2005 (12 noon – 6pm)
    To view photos, click

4 May 2005

  • CME Seminar - Early Diagnosis and Treatment Will Benefit your Patients!
    To view photos, click

January 2005
  • Inaugural COPD Association Meeting..... Time: 12 noon to 2 pm. To view photos, click
November 2004
  • World COPD Day: November 17th 2004. Join physicians, health ministers, patients, and others on World COPD Day. The theme of this year's World COPD Day is "Don't Ignore COPD!" For more details, click  
  • The Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Association (Singapore) officially launched its website in November 2004.