LKCMedicine Vice-Dean for Clinical Affairs wins National Outstanding Clinician Educator Award

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LKCMedicine Vice-Dean for Clinical Affairs and Yishun Community Hospital Chairman Medical Board Associate Professor Pang Weng Sun received the National Outstanding Clinician Educator Award from Health Minister Gan Kim Yong at the Health Ministry’s National Medical Excellence Awards ceremony held on 17 August. Described by peers as “one in a million”, Assoc Prof Pang spent 30 years dedicated to geriatrics and hospice care, as well as educating future healthcare professionals. He said that there are challenges in helping the elderly who may be plagued by many illnesses to lead a normal life; while accompanying terminally ill patients on their last leg of journey through hospice care has let him learnt a lot. He was also involved in establishing LKCMedicine and hoped to impart his knowledge to the next generation.
 
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