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<October 2023>

The Annual National Medico-Legal Seminar 2023

28 Oct 2023 - 29 Oct 2023
Course Code:
CMEP - 002
Course Fees:
SMA Member
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Non Member
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Four Points by Sheraton Singapore, Riverview
CME Point(s):
2 CME Point(s)




Who should attend?
Healthcare Professionals (Clinical & Non-Clinical), Allied Health Professionals, Hospital Adminstrators, Legal Professionals, Police, Social workers

CPD points will be awarded accordingly(inclusive of doctors, dentists, nurses, lawyers):
Max 6 CME (pending SMC's approval) 

Day 1: Reflecting on the Mental Capacity Act after 15 years

  • Keynote 1: Emerging issues in Mental Capacity in Singapore and Abroad by District Judge Colin Tan

  • Keynote 2: Role of the Public Guardian in the mental capacity ecosystem by Public Guardian Ms Regina Chang

  • Overview of Mental Capacity Act and Singapore Case Law in relation to mental capacity

  • Understanding the 5 principles of the Mental Capacity Act and the application in clinical practice

  • Multidisciplinary team case discussionon Dementia, Delirium and Persons with Intellectual Disability


Day 2: Medicolegal Investigation of Sexual Assault

  • The clinician's approach to the sexual assault victim

  • Application of forensic biology in sexual assault investigations

  • The role of the Toxicology Lab in Sexual Assault Investigations

  • The legal defence in sexual assault cases


For Doctors/Dentists who are employed with MOHH or any of the public healthcare institutions under the MOHH Group, including the 3 Clusters, this seminar will be directly billed to MOHH based on your completed attendance.

Contact Person: Muhammad Nabawi


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