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In English and Mandarin*

(*Concurrent session in Mandarin )

in conjunction with

World Breastfeeding Week 2001

‘Breastfeeding in the Information Age’


Registration starts at 1.30pm

Saturday, 28 July 2001l 2.00pm to 5. 30pm l KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Auditorium (Podium 1)


English: Auditorium                                                                   Chinese:           Lecture Theatre

Guest of Honour:         Dr Lam Sian Lian                                          Ms Mitchelle Lam

                                    CEO Health Promotion Board                      President BMSG

TOPICS                                                          (Topics will be covered by different speakers for Mandarin Session)

Is My Baby Alright?

- Common Conditions in the Newborn                                             

Dr Mary Daniel, Consultant Neonatologist                                                     Dr Chua Mei Chien             

Is Breastmilk The Best Milk For My Baby?

- Nutritional Values & Benefits of Breastmilk                                                         

Dr Steven Ng, Consultant Neonatalogist                                                        Dr Hoe Wan Sin

Personal Perspectives of Breastfeeding       

Dr Belinda Murugasu, Consultant Paediatrician                                            Dr Yeap Min Li    


Breastfeeding Workshops

- Get A Headstart

- Get Prepared for Breastfeeding                             

By Lactation Consultants/Counsellors           


Organized by:      Singapore Breastfeeding Promotion Committee

KK Women's & Children Hospital                           Nanyang Polytechnic School of Health Sciences     

Singapore General Hospital                                      Singapore Nurses Association, O & G Chapter

National University Hospital                                   Perinatal Society of Singapore

Mt. Alvernia Hospital                                                              Singapore Paediatric Society

Thomson Medical Hospital                                      College of Family Physicians

Gleneagles Hospital                                                  Singapore Nutrition & Dietetics Association

Mt. Elizabeth Hospital                                             Breastfeeding Mothers Support Group (Singapore)

Eastshore Hospital                                                   Health Promotion Board

SingHealth Polyclinic                                                               O&G Society of Singapore

National Healthcare Group Polyclinic                                     


The Committee aim to promote & support breastfeeding through public education in line with this year theme, ‘Breastfeeding in the Information Age’ which emphasise the importance of transforming & conveying the facts of breastfeeding via all the available forms of communication.


Supported by:       Health Promotion Board


Register early! Limited seats only. Registration on a first come first served basis. Closing Date:  20 July 2001

For enquiries and registration, please contact: Event Management at Tel: 3941593  Fax: 3941599

Registration Fee: $8 per person.        $15 per couple   (inclusive of tea, doorgift & GST)

Name (Mr/Mrs/Ms):____________________________________________NRIC:_____________________


Tel No:___________________(H)__________________(HP)_____________________(O)

I enclose a cheque (bank & S$:__________for _________person(s)








For more than one participant, please complete the above details on a separate sheet.

Cheque made payable to: KK Hospital Pte Ltd

Please mail completed registration form and cheque to:                KK Women’s & Children’s Hospital             

Event Management

Breastfeeding Public Forum

100 Bukit Timah Road. Singapore 439962

Sponsored by:       Johnson & Johnson

Mums & Babes (Medela)                  

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