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NHG, NTU to research disease risk factors unique to Asians
3 October 2015
 
The National Healthcare Group (NHG) and NTU jointly set up a research programme aimed at understanding risk factors unique to Asians for diseases like diabetes and high blood pressure. Under the agreement, NHG, NTU’s Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine and supporting partners will consolidate data and collaborate to conduct population health studies. The aim is for healthcare professionals to be able to analyse the data and identify modifiable risk factors to prevent or slow the onset of diseases.
 
Media Reports
  • Channel NewsAsia, 2 Oct 2015, 10pm
  • Channel NewsAsia Online, 2 Oct 2015
  • Channel 8, 2 Oct 2015, 10pm
  • Channel U, 2 Oct 2015, 11pm
  • Lianhe Zaobao, 3 Oct 2015, pages 1 and 8
  • Shin Min Daily News, 3 Oct 2015, page 3