Monthly Archives: June 2011

Ramblings: Plane-Hopping & the Consulting Workshop in Jakarta

I have been “plane-hopping” since mid May 2011, hopping onto airplanes almost every week (and its not stopping anytime soon, I’d be hopping onto a plane again next Monday). So the first item ofĀ explanationĀ needed is for the delay of my … Continue reading

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Ramblings: Lecture at A*Star on Medical Imaging Informatics

I had an interesting session (yesterday) delivering a lecture at the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (aka A*STAR). A*STAR is theĀ lead agency for fostering world-class scientific research and talent for a vibrant knowledge-based and innovation-driven Singapore. A*STAR oversees 14 … Continue reading

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Google Shuts Down Medical Records And Health Data Platform

I got this piece of news from TechCrunch.com Google is shutting down Google Health, which enables you to store and manage all your health information in one place on the Web. Google says the platform simply wasnā€™t having the ā€˜broad … Continue reading

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Ramblings: 20% off Lulu.com

Thinking of grabbing a copy of “So You Want To Be a PACS Administrator“? Well, I received (from Ā Lulu.com)Ā a coupon Ā code –Ā DRYSEASON305 that gives 20% off your purchase. Simply enter the code at checkout and receive 20% off your order. … Continue reading

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HL7 Singapore’s Technical Sharing Session (23 June 2011)

Dear friends, As a ExCo Member of HL7 Singapore, I would like to extend the invitation to an upcoming event – HL7 Singapore’s Technical Sharing Session on the 23rd of June 2011 from 3 PM- 6 PM Objective: To share … Continue reading

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A Clinical Drug Trial Via Phone, Computer

This is an area Ā I’ve been looking into (personal interest) – Clinical ResearchĀ utilizing more of healthcare IT, especially PHR technologies. TheĀ original article can be accessed here. Pfizer Inc. is conducting a drug trial in which patients participate from their homes … Continue reading

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Ramblings: Digital Pathology

I had the pleasure (and honor) to attend the launch of Philips’ Digital Pathology Solution earlier this evening at the Philips (Healthcare) Singapore Learning Centre and thought I’ll share abit on the event with you folks. I personally thought the … Continue reading

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