Nurses’ Programme

Announcement Brochure

Day 1 Endoscopy Track

Day 2 Endoscopy Track

GI/IBD Track

Liver Track

Nutrition Track

Day 2: Saturday, 7th July 2018

Level 6, Mandarin Ballroom 1, Mandarin Orchard

TIME TOPIC SPEAKERS
1030 – 1130 Poster Round Judges: CHIN Guey Fong
Shu Shu Thike Kyaw
1130 – 1230 Nursing Free Paper Presentation Chairperson: LIM Siew Geok
Judges: Dianne JONES
Angelie ASHBY
LEE Siu Yin
1130 – 1140 Free paper 1
1140 – 1150 Free paper 2
1150 – 1200 Free paper 3
1200 – 1210 Free paper 4
1210 – 1220 Free paper 5
1230 – 1345 Lunch
1245 – 1315 Lunch Symposium
(Sponsored by Cantel Medical Asia/Pacific Pte Ltd)
Traceability is Not the Answer for your Endoscopy Department
Peter BEERTEN
1315 – 1345 Lunch (Continuation) and Viewing of Poster and Exhibition
1345 – 1400 Opening Ceremony (Live Streaming from Medical Track) Lee Chuey Shan, TTSH
1345 – 1350 Welcome address by Scientific Chair, GESS WANG Yu Tien
1350 – 1355 Opening Address by Nursing Chapter President LEE Chuey Shan
1355 – 1400 Opening address by President, GESS LING Khoon Lin
1400 – 1500 Microbiological Surveillance Symposium HO Miew Ling
Annie Rose Addun ADDURU
1400 – 1425 Microbiological Surveillance and Endoscope Storage Cabinet –Australia Perspective Dianne JONES
1425 – 1450 Microbiological Surveillance – Environment, Workflow and Processes, the Singapore Perspectives Nenny Suzanah BTE SELLAMAT
1450 – 1500 Questions and Answers
1500 – 1530 Afternoon Tea Break and Viewing of Posters and Exhibits
1530 – 1700 Capsule Endoscopy Workshop Azhar BIN MOHD
1530 – 1550 Capsule Endoscopy – Indications and Complications ONG Wai Choung
1550 – 1610 What the Doctors are Looking for? ONG Wai Choung
1610 – 1630 Professional Value for Nurses Performing Capsule Endoscopy Dianne JONES
1630 – 1650 The Role of Nurses Eileen NGAI
1650 – 1700 Question and Answer Session
1700 – 1800 GESS AGM
1830 – 2100 GIHep Evening Symposium and Conference Dinner
(by Invitation Only)
1830 – 1900 Evening Lecture Chairperson: CHOW Wan Cheng
Looking Ahead: Treating Chronic Hepatitis B Virus Infection in 2020 Ray KIM
1900 – 1915 Prize and Award Presentation Emcee: David ONG
Award Presentation – Medical Category Award Presenter: NG Pock Liok
Award Presentation – Nursing Category Award Presenter: LEE Chuey Shan
1915 – 2100 Conference Dinner
END OF DAY 1 ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC MEETING

Day 3: Sunday, 8th July 2018

Level 6, Mandarin Ballroom 1, Mandarin Orchard

TIME TOPIC SPEAKERS
0800 – 0830 Registration
0830 – 1000 Deep Sedation and Endoscopy Sharon LEE
Alice ZHONG
0830 – 0850 New Trends and Challenges Faced in Private Sector for Patients Under Moderate to Deep Sedation LIM Hsien Jer
0850 – 0910 Proceduralist Administered Propofol (PAP) and His Challenges in Giving Moderate to Deep Sedation YAP Chin Kong
0910 – 0930 Nurse Sedationist Experience in Administer Sedation – Roles and Responsibilities Angelie ASHBY
0930 – 0950 Nurses Role in Assisting General Anaesthesia in Endoscopy Setting Naranderjit KAUR
0950 – 1000 Question and Answer Session
1000 – 1030 Morning Teabreak and Viewing of Posters and Exhibits
1030 – 1200 Role of Nursing in Therapeutic Endoscopy Norhayati BTE MD SHARIFF
Nur Aliffa BTE AYUB
1030 – 1050 Therapeutic EUS ANG Tiing Leong
1050 – 1110 Role of Nurses in Preparation & Assisting Spyglass Cholangiosocopy WANG Chunhong
Tina Bhagwandas NANKANI
1110 – 1130 Haemostasis Devices and the Role of Nurses LIU Guoai
1130 – 1150 Sengstaken Tube – Role in Modern Day Nursing Dianne JONES
1150 – 1200 Question and Answer
1200 – 1315 Lunch 
1215 – 1245 Lunch Symposium
(Sponsored by Erbe Singapore Pte Ltd)
Expertise and Basics of Electrosurgery
Fritz MAIER
1315 – 1345 Lunch (continuation) and Viewing of Poster and Exhibits
1315 – 1445 Special Populations Mohamamad Alimmirza BIN SIDIK
HUANG Yaping
1315 – 1340 Risk Management of Elderly Endoscopy Patient Laarni Joy M ARREOLA
1340 – 1405 Risk Management of Paediatric Endoscopy Patients Dr Venkatesh
1405 – 1430 Risk Management of Pregnant Endoscopy Patients Kathleen Barit BENJAMIN
1430 – 1445 Question and Answer Session
1445 – 1515 Afternoon Tea Break and Viewing of Posters and Exhibits
1515 – 1645 Endoscopy Potpourri 
(Live stream from Doctor Track)
Chairperson: Peter LEE
1515 – 1535 POEM – The Singapore Experience Jimmy SO
1535 – 1555 Role of EUS in Portal Hypertension Anand SAHAI
1555 – 1615 Artificial Intelligence (AI)-assisted colonoscopy Yuichi MORI
1615 – 1635 Strategies to Diagnose and Manage Complications of OGD and Colonoscopy Simon LO
1635 – 1645 Question and Answer Session
End of Meeting

Day 3: Sunday, 8th July 2018

Level 8, Mandarin Meeting Suite 802, Main Tower, Mandarin Orchard

TIME TOPIC SPEAKERS
0800 – 0830 Registration
0830 – 1000 Gastrointestinal Symposium LOY Kia Lan
0830 – 0850 Irritable Bowel Symptoms Kewin SIAH
0850 – 0910 Lower Anorectal Physiology Tests ZHANG MengMeng
0910 – 0930 Mindfulness for Healthcare Providers in Our Daily Work LEE Poh Yin
0930 – 1000 Ostomy Dressings and Management LAI Pei Ting
1000 – 1030 Morning Tea Break
1030 – 1200 IBD Symposium Elaine CHAN
1030 – 1100 What is the Impact of Professional Nursing on Patients’ Outcomes Globally? An Overview of Research Evidence Joan HEATHERINGTON
1100 – 1120 Wound and Stoma Issues, Management strategies ONG Choo Eng
1120 – 1150 Nurse-Led Telephone Follow-Up of Patients with IBD Joan HEATHERINGTON
1150 – 1200 Question & Answer Session
1200 – 1315 Lunch
1315 – 1445 IBD Workshop – Biologics Station LIN Mei
1315 – 1345 Understanding Biologics Therapy – What is it? LOY Kia Lan
1345 – 1415 Therapeutic Drug Monitoring of Biologics LIM Teong Guan
1415 – 1445 Specialist Nurse Intervention in Biologic Service

  • Workshop on Various Biologic Management
Joan HEATHERINGTON
1445 – 1515 Afternoon Tea Break
End of Meeting

Day 3: Sunday, 8th July 2018

Venue: Level 5, Grange Ballroom, Mandarin Orchard

TIME TOPIC SPEAKERS
0800 – 0830 Registration
0830 – 1000 Liver Cirrhosis……Better Care for Our Patients Siti Amalina BINTE KASAN
0830 – 0900 Understanding Our Patients with Hepatocellular Carcinoma LEE Hwei Ling
0900 – 0930 What is Indocyanine Green Test? HPB Nurses’ Perspective CHUA Siew Huang
0930 – 1000 The Surgery Code: Liver Resection in HCC Patients FENG Ying
1000 – 1030 Morning Teabreak
1030 – 1200 Updates on HCC……Super Easy Ways to Learn Everything About HCC Angiography Procedures Siti Amalina BINTE KASAN
1030 – 1100 Radiofrequency Ablation (RFA)- Nursing Perspective Josephine BOO
1100 – 1130 Transarterial Chemoembolization (TACE) – Patient Education Oo Fiona AISIS
1130 – 1200 Selective Internal Radiation Therapy (SIRT) – Nurses’ role Julian LIM Cong En
1200 – 1315 Lunch
1315 – 1445 Updates on HCC……Other Approaches Siti Amalina BINTE KASAN
1315 – 1345 Educating Patients on Sorafenib CHIA Pei Yuh
1345 – 1405 Liver Cirrhosis and Related Complications – Nurses’ Perspective KUU Meei Ting
1405 – 1445 Case Studies ….. Applying What We Learn into Practice LEE Hwei Ling
Facilitator: Thineseh Edward BALASINGAM
1445 – 1515 Afternoon Tea Break
End of Meeting

Day 3: Sunday, 8th July 2018

Venue: Level 8, Mandarin Meeting Suite 805, Main Tower, Mandarin Orchard

TIME TOPIC SPEAKERS
0800 – 0830 Registration
0830 – 1000 Nutrition Symposium I Lilian YEW
0830 – 0855 Evaluation of Patients Outcome with Integrated Real-time Image System (IRIS) Technology Insertion of Naso-gastric Tube / Naso-gastricduodernal Tube Janet CHONG
0855 – 0920 Nurse-led Discharge After Day Surgery PEG Insertion LOH Lee Leng
0920 – 0945 Management of Enteral/ PEG in the Private Setting Kalai SELVI
0945 – 1000 Question & Answer Session
1000 – 1030 Morning Teabreak
1030 – 1200 Nutrition Symposium II Janet CHONG
1030 – 1055 Monitoring the Glucose Roller Coaster: What’s New in Nutrition DM Management? CHAN Yoke Lin
1055 – 1120 Insulin Myth of Patient on Enteral and Parenteral Nutrition GOOI Siao Ching
1120 – 1145 Challenges in Setting Up Home Parenteral Nutrition Training for Nurses – Train the Trainer Joycelyn Ubera BUNGUBUNG
1145 – 1200 Question & Answer Session
1200 – 1315 LUNCH
1315 – 1445 Nutrition Symposium III Mok Yoke Ping
1315 – 1345 Perioperative Nutrition Strategies for Patients Undergoing Surgery TAN Chun Hai
1345 – 1415 Nutrition and Wound Healing CHONG Shu Han
1415 – 1445 Enteral Nutrition:

  • Gastric Residual Volume (GRV) Protocol
  • Early Recovery After Surgery (ERAS)
Janet CHONG
1445 – 1515 Afternoon Tea Break
End of Meeting