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VIVA Asia Nursing Symposium

The VIVA Asia Nursing Symposium is dedicated to nurses caring for children with cancer.

Theme: Palliative Care
Date: Friday 6 March 2020
Venue: White Space, Level 2 at Academia @ SGH, 20 College Rd, Singapore 169856 (Please refer to Visitors Guide for directions)

The program outline is available for download here.

 

Key Organising Committee

KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital, SINGAPORE 
Yvonne LIM
Yan Yin LIM
Vannaja NADESON
Loh Hoon CHER

National University Health System, SINGAPORE
Vannaja NADESON
Loh Hoon CHER
Seow Shaun Jerlyn YAP
Rui MA

 

Supporting Committee

KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital, SINGAPORE
Seow Shaun Jerlyn YAP 
Faradillah MOHAMED YASIN
Lai Heng CHIA
Jing LI
Jeanekar Monet RESULTAY
 

National University Health System, SINGAPORE
Santha T VENGADALASALAM
Thiviya ASOKUMAR
Sahidah SAWAL
Rohana ISMAIL
Evelynn GOH
Faith YEO

 

International Advisors

Michele CASEY
Nurse Clinician
Cancer Centre for Children
The Children's Hospital at Westmead NSW, AUSTRALIA

Liz SNIDERMAN, MSN APRN CPNP-AC CPHON
Global Nursing Coordinator for Asia Pacific, China, Eastern Mediterranean and Sub-Saharan Africa Department of Global Pediatric Medicine
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, St. Jude Global
Memphis, Tennessee, USA

Courtney SULLIVAN, MSN, RN, CPHON, CPNP-AC
Coordinator, Outreach Nursing Development
Department of Global Pediatric Medicine
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
Memphis, Tennessee, USA

 

International Faculty

Karen WILLIAMS, RN, FNP-BC, ACHPN
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
Clinical Manager
Division of Quality of Life and Palliative Care
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
Memphis, Tennessee, USA

Ms Tina ALLEN, LMT, CPMMT, CPMT
Liddle Kidz Foundation
Founder and Director
Los Angeles, CA USA

 

Local Faculty

Dr WYNN Yi Yi
KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital
Principle Resident Physician (Palliative Medicine)
Haematology/Oncology Service

Dr Grace NG
Associate Consultant
HCA Hospice Care

Dr Ann TOH
Resident, Family Medicine
National University Health System

 

Registration

Delegates are requested to confirm their attendance by registering through the online registration portal. Please send an email to registration.sjvf@viva.sg if you are registering for the VIVA Asia Nursing Symposium only.

 

Accommodation

Please refer to Visitors Guide.

 

Transport

Transport will leave at a fixed time to and from the meeting venue (Academia @ Singhealth) and the Shangri La Hotel / RELC International. The bus driver will not wait beyond the pick-up time so please ensure you are ready at the collection point at the nominated time. If you miss the transport, we recommend you arrange a taxi or MRT transport at your own cost. We will notify you closer to the date of the transport departure times. Please indicate if you require transport to and from the venue when you register for the meeting.