Invited Talks

Japanese Society of Nephrology Annual Meetings June 2006: Tokyo, Japan:
Title: The Influence of DOPPS on Health Policy and Clinical Management of End-Stage Renal Disease

Japan-DOPPS Annual Meetings March 2006: Tokyo, Japan:
Latest Findings from the DOPPS Study

American Society of Nephrology Annual Meetings November 2005: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Title of Symposium: Latest Findings from the DOPPSStudy; Title of Presentation: Impact of Mineral Metabolism on Clinical Outcomes

National Kidney Foundation Annual Meetings April 2005: Washington DC, USA: Title of Symposium: Achieving Best Practices to Help HemodialysisPatients Achieve Better and Longer Lives: DOPPS and KDOQI. Title of Invited Talk: Factors Associated with Access to Transplant Waitlisting.

American Society of Nephrology Annual Meeting October 2004, St. Louis, Missouri, USA. Title of Symposium: Prevention and Management of Chronic Kidney Disease: What Have We Learned and Where Are We Going? Title of Invited Talk: Screening and Patient Identification Strategies: International Efforts

Renal Research Institute Annual Meeting: 28-30 January 2004, Puerto Rico, USA in Chronic Kidney Disease Programs: Methods and Economics. Title of Invited Talk: “Developing Chronic Kidney Disease Programs in Singapore”

NephroAsia 2004: 9-12 February 2004, Singapore in Symposium on “Epidemiology and Prevention of Chronic Kidney Disease”. Title of Invited Talk: “Screening for Proteinuria in a Multi-Ethnic Southeast Asian Population”

NephroAsia 2004: 9-12 February 2004, Singapore in Symposium on “International Comparisons of ESRD”. Title of Invited Talk: “Dialysis Outcomes and Practice Patterns Study (DOPPS)”

World Congress of Nephrology 2003: 8-12 June 2003, Berlin, Germany

Title of Invited Talk: “Screening and Prevention Programs for Chronic Kidney Disease in Singapore”

Clinical Databases for Patient Care: Preventing Kidney and other Chronic Diseases: 17 January 2003, NUH-NUS Research Grand Rounds, National University Hospital, Singapore.

Renal Disease in Racial and Ethnic Minority Groups, Satellite meeting of the World Congress of Nephrology: 18-20 October 2001, Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA Title of Invited Talk: “Taking a Public Health Approach to the Prevention of End-stage Renal Disease: The NKF Singapore Program”

Renal Disease in Racial and Ethnic Minority Groups, Satellite meeting of the World Congress of Nephrology: 18-20 October 2001, Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA Title of Invited Talk: “ Public-Private Partnerships in Health Care”

NephroAsia 2001 International Nephrology Conference, 13-16 June, 2001, Suntec City Convention Centre, Singapore. Symposium entitled: Khoo OonTeik Symposium of the World Kidney Fund, Title of invited talk “Funding ESRD through Charity”: the Paradigm of the National Kidney FoundationSingapore.”

NephroAsia 2001 International Nephrology Conference, 13-16 June, 2001, Suntec City Convention Centre, Singapore. Symposium entitled: Khoo OonTeik Symposium of the World Kidney Fund, Title of invited talk “National Kidney Foundation of Singapore Chronic Kidney Disease Prevention Program.”

National Kidney Disease Education Program, 15-16 March 2001, National Institutes of Health, NIDDK, Bethesda, MD, USA, Symposium entitled: “National Kidney Disease Education Program: High Risk Professional Performance”, Title of invited talk: “ Programs for the Prevention of Renal Disease in Singapore”

International Diabetes Center Symposium: A Decade of Staged Diabetes Management (Puebla, Mexico), 11-12 November, 2000. Symposium entitled “Collaborative Research Opportunities.” Title of invited talk “Population-Based Screening for Renal Disease and Other Chronic Diseases”

7th Asian Congress of Pediatric Nephrology: 6 November 2000. Mandarin Hotel, Singapore, Title of Invited Talk: “ Risk Factors for Proteinuria in the School Children of Singapore:

Philippine Society of Nephrology Congress: 14 April 2000, Plenary Session. Shangri-la Hotel, Manila, Philippines. Title of Invited Talk: “Funding ESRDcare through charity: The paradigm of the National Kidney Foundation of Singapore”