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2nd Annual NUS Medicine International Council (NIC) Conference

15 Sep 2017

Entitled “Human Well-being and Security in 2030: The Critical Role of Innovation“, the 2nd annual NUS Medicine International Council (NIC) Conference tackled challenges central to sustainable and equitable human development, including mitigating the ill-effects of globalisation, dealing with climate change and the health of the planet as a whole, developing effective and relevant technologies through…

NIC welcomes global thought leaders to inaugural conference – Future-Ready Asia

31 Jul 2017

Dr Swan Gin Beh (left), Chairman at the Singapore Economic Development Board, Professor Kishore Mahbubani (centre), the Dean of NUS’ Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, and Professor Brian Kennedy (right) from the Buck Institute for Research on Aging, speaking at the first session of the NIC conference titled ‘The Future of Asia’, on…

NUS Medicine International Council (NIC) Inaugural Conference

18 Apr 2017

The NUS Medicine International Council (NIC) will hold the Inaugural Conference titled “Future-Ready Asia” on the 21st and 22nd April 2017 at the NUHS Tower Block Auditorium.   For more information, please click here to download the programme booklet for the NIC Inaugural Conference.

Mr Keith Magnus – With Grit and Integrity

22 Feb 2017

Esteemed NIC member, Keith Magnus, Chairman of Evercore’s Business in Asia, was recently interviewed in an insightful editorial in The Business Times. The article followed his inspiring journey through investment banking during the financial crisis to a successful billion dollar investment banking business at Evercore Asia. In 1998, aspiring investment banker Keith Magnus walked into…

The Power of Maternal Touch

12 Dec 2016

Touch is habitual and can sometimes be involuntary for many people; a casual stroke to express affection, or a hug to offer comfort. However, a study by NUS Psychology researchers has revealed…