Mentorship in Academic Medicine: A Catalyst of Talents
A mentorship commentary by SingHealth Board Member Prof Victor Dazu and Deputy Group CEO (Research & Education) Prof Soo Khee Chee has been published in Academy of Medicine Singapore’s ANNALS. The article highlights the need for mentorship in academic medicine.
Research suggests possible link between frequent use of wok and lung cancer risk
A study conducted by Prof Koh Woon Puay and a team of researchers from the US suggested that frequent exposure to fumes generated from Chinese-style cooking, typically frying with a wok, could lead to significantly increased levels of potential toxicants and carcinogens in the human body. This suggests that cooking with the wok may contribute to lung cancer risk.