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The SMA News Meets Sir David Lane
By Dr Toh Han Chong, Editor

Medicine & Research

Commercialising Biomedical Research

By Dr Tan Sze Wee

Whither Clinicians in the Life Sciences?
By Dr Michael Chee

Singapore - The Biopolis of Asia
By Dr Beh Swan Gin

Medicine, Ethics & Law

SMA 8th Annual Ethics Convention
By Dr Chin Jing Jih, Organising Chairman

Health Law and Ethics as Core Competencies
By Dr Chin Jing Jih, Organising Chairman

Reconnecting Doctors and Patients
By Dr Melanie Billings-Yun (PhD)

Essentials of Medical Law

Surgeon, Teacher, Researcher & Friend
By Prof Low Cheng Hock

Medicine & Law
Maybe Baby - The Law-Medical Debate 2004
By Dr Somasundram Subramaniam

News from SMA Council

New Nominated Members of Parliament

New Faces at the SMA Secretariat



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