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National University Heart Centre, Singapore Presents
The HEART Truth: Because it matters!
Synopsis

National University Heart Centre, Singapore’s signature The HEART Truth Public Symposium (English) talk is back! 

Heart disease is one of the top three causes of death in Singapore. Join our panel of doctors and dietitian this year to learn about heart health, uncover risk factors and pick up tips for a healthy heart – because your health matters! 

For directions and more information click here:
https://www.nuhcs.com.sg/Events/Pages/Event-Details.aspx?EventID=91

Start Sales Date

Early Bird Sales
SISTIC Website :
30 Apr 2019, 9am - 31 May 2019, 11.59pm

Other SISTIC Channels :
30 Apr 2019, 10am - 31 May 2019, 8pm
 
Regular Price Sales
SISTIC Website:
1 Jun 2019, 12am - 19 Jul 2019, 11.59pm

Other SISTIC Channels :
1 Jun 2019, 10am - 19 Jul 2019, 8pm

Event Day Sales
SISTIC Authorised Agents:
20 July 2019
 

Duration

Approximately 3 hours, with 30 minutes interval

Promoter Name

Rating / Age Limit

  • No admission for infants in arms and children below 6 years old
  • Children 6 years and above must purchase a ticket for entry
  • Admission is subject to tickets produced at the entrance

Photography / Video Recording Rules

  • No Photography, Video recording and Audio recording is permitted for this event

Through All SISTIC Channels
$8 for Early Bird
[Valid from 30 Apr - 31 May 2019]

*Additional 25% off for PAssion Card Members
[Verification: Present PAssion Card at the ticketing counter or quote the first 4 digits of your PAssion Card Number as the promotion code for the purchases through website or hotline to enjoy the privilege.]
[Valid from 30 Apr 2019 onwards]

*This 25% discount is applicable across the 3 price rates (i.e. Early Bird, Regular Price and Event Day Purchase)

 

Topics:
Coronary Artery Disease in Diabetics: A Double Jeopardy!
By: Prof. Tan Huay Cheem, Director, National University Heart Centre, Singapore, Senior Consultant, Department of Cardiology
Did you know that a heart attack can pose multiple complications in patients with diabetes? Learn how to reduce complications because knowledge matters when it comes to prevention.

Treatment of Heart Valve Disease – Modern Day Keyhole Approach
By: A/Prof. Theodoros Kofidis, Head and Senior Consultant, Department of Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery
What are the benefits of a keyhole surgery? Learn about Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery and understand how it helps patients in their recovery process.

Heart Attack in Women; Myth or Missed?
By: Asst. Prof. Low Ting Ting, Consultant, Department of Cardiology
Are the symptoms of a heart attack similar for men and women? Is it true that some risk factors affect women more than men? Because every woman in your life matters, uncover the facts and myths in this talk.

Cholesterol Facts & Fake News
By: Asst. Prof. Yeo Tee Joo, Consultant, Department of Cardiology
It can be hard to differentiate between health facts and fake news in the fast-paced media environment. Being accurate matters when it comes to our knowledge about cholesterol, so take this chance to clarify your doubts!

Managing Diabetes with Diet!
By: Ms. Lim Siew Choo, Senior Dietitian, Department of Dietetics, National University Hospital
What we eat matters – this talk will uncover the various types of hidden sugars in our daily diet and address common food myths on diabetes so that you can make the informed choice.

Click here for full programme details

 

BUY TICKETS
Event Date
Sat, 20 Jul 2019

2pm
(Doors open at 1.30pm)

Venue
Ticket Pricing
(Excludes Booking Fee)

Early Bird: S$8
Standard: S$10
Event Day: S$15

(This is a Free Seating Event)