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Geriatric Medicine

​NHG Geriatric Medicine Residency Programme

Resident's Talk

“With comprehensive training and self-directed learning, our programme aims to nurture holistic and compassionate future geriatricians.”

Dr Loretta Wong Su-Mae
Chief Resident of AY2020/2021

Curriculum

At the NHG Geriatric Medicine Residency Programme, the resident will master the practice of Geriatric Medicine with our established partners. He/She will gain acumen in the following areas:

  • Cognition and Memory Disorders Service
  • Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment
  • Elderly Chronic Pain Service
  • Falls and Balance Evaluation Service
  • Geriatric Incontinence Service
  • OrthoGeriatrics Service and Perioperative Surgical Services
  • Palliative Care Medicine
  • Transitional Care Services
  • Psychological Medicine in the Elderly
  • Rehabilitation Medicine
  • Subacute Care and Community Hospital

Rotations