Dr. Andrea - profile

ThisQ_DrAndreaMedicine was my only choice. I’ve never thought of studying anything else. I decided to be a doctor since I was four when I was given a doctor’s suitcase for Christmas. It became my favourite toy, so I thought to be a doctor was a profession I wanted to do.

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Can Healthy Diet Prevent Colorectal Cancer?

Can Healthy Diet Prevent Colorectal Cancer?

DietColorectal cancer is the most common cancer in Singapore. The average population risk for developing colorectal cancer in Singapore is among the highest in the world. However this is a preventable cancer. Screening for colorectal cancer is proven to save lives. In the United States and northern European countries, colorectal cancer mortality has been falling, and this has been attributed to screening, early detection, prevention by polypectomy, and improved treatment. Continue reading Can Healthy Diet Prevent Colorectal Cancer?

The NUH Inaugural Annual Scientific Meeting -1997

In 1997, Dr. Andrea won National University Hospital’s first “Young Doctor Award”. Here is an excerpt  from the news article.

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The NUH Inaugural Annual Scientific Meeting

The Sunday Times, June 29, 1997

A young Czech doctor and a Singaporean research fellow, both at the National University of Singapore, won awards yesterday at the . . . → Read More: The NUH Inaugural Annual Scientific Meeting -1997