Uncharted: A Beacon in the Storm

12th - 13th March 2022
0930-1300 hrs each day


Aims and Objectives

  • To provide both academic and professional support to delegates.
  • Provide a diverse array of talks and workshops providing informed career decisions.
  • Provide an opportunity to present original research or case study.

Date and Venue

  • Date(s) : 12th - 13th March 2022
    0930-1300 hrs each day
  • Time : 0930-1300 hrs each day
  • Venue : Online
  • Conference fee : Free
  • Number of Places : 100
  • Suitable for : Medical Students from Singapore and Malaysia, pursuing a medical degree in the UK.
    Medical Students from Singapore and Malaysia, pursuing a medical degree in their home country, with an interest in the UK.


The conference will consist of a short series of talks that focus on career pathways after graduation, post-pandemic innovation, advances in surgery and medicine, research, clinical electives, training in the UK, and comparisons to working in Asia.

Faculty and Speakers

Mr Jeffery Lim, MBBS, MRCS, FRCS, PGCE
Consultant Colorectal and General Surgeon
Great Western Hospital, Swindon

Dr Natarajan Rajaraman, MBBS, MPH
Executive Director
Associasaun Maluk Timor

Mr Ramdas Senasi, MBBS MRCS FRCR
Consultant Paediatric Radiologist
South Tyneside & Sunderland NHS Trust

Assoc Prof Prakash Kumar Manharlal, MBBS, M. Med, MRCP, FRCP, FAMS
Head of Service and Senior Consultant
National Neuroscience Institute, SingHealth, Singapore

Dr Ruchi Pathak Kaul, MDS, MFDS, RCPSG
Maxillofacial Surgeon
Reconstructive Healthcare Solutions

Mr Nataniel Tan, MBBS, MRCS
Speciality Trainee in Urology
St George's University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Dr Tan Lai Yong, MBBS
Assoc Professor
National University of Singapore

Dr Khor Swee Kheng, MD, MRCP, MPH, MPP
CEO Angsana Health (Malaysia)

Dr Cheh Kuan Tai, MBBS, MRCP
Post CCT Fellow in Endoscopy
Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, London


Conference Co-chairs
Mr Je Yin Chooi
Mr Timothy Wee

Programme Department
Mr Daniel Tan
Mr Ryan Kaw
Miss Ping Jing Toong
Miss Chai Jin Lim
Miss Min Shiuan Ong

Sponsorship Department
Mr Marcus Koh

Publicity Department
Miss Ying Hui Tan
Miss Sue-Kay Chin
Mr Chi Hoe Gooi
Miss Colette Wee

Logistics Department
Miss Rong Sze Wong
Miss Leanne Cheng
Mr Eng Hong Teh
Miss Kai Lyn Yap
Miss Syen Yee Ow

Admin Department
Mr Michael Song
Miss Annabelle Lim
Mr Benjamin Yi Hoong Lee
Miss Wing Chi Tew