Dr Chua Zi’En Ruth
Department of Geriatric Medicine,
Khoo Teck Puat Hospital

Dr. Ruth Chua is a currently a consultant in the department of Geriatric Medicine, Khoo Teck Puat Hospital. After graduating from the family medicine residency program, she then went on to complete her Advanced Specialty Training in Palliative Medicine.  

As a palliative physician, she works in coordination with multi-disciplinary team members in the care for patients across multiple settings. With her background in family medicine, she is particularly passionate about community palliative care, particularly for patients currently residing at home or in long-term care facilities. Her other interests include the care of oncological patients with palliative care needs,  particularly in the area of palliative surgery and interventional radiology. 

Programme Details

Day 1, 01 January 1970 , Thursday,
Innovation in Clinical Care
Track : Palliative Care: Animation, Rehabilitation, Collaboration & Digitalisation (Broadcast Date - 21 Jan 2022)
Topic : Palliative Surgery Collaboration
Local Speakers