Friday, October 17, 2008

Public Talk: Organ For Sale: A Christian Perspective

Contemporary Issue Ministry of Graduates' Christian Fellowship (GCF) presents:



Organ For Sale: A Christian Perspective
7.15pm
12 November 2008 (Wednesday)
Venue: 420, North Bridge Road, #05-04, North Bridge Center. Opposite National Library
(3-5 mins walk from Bugis MRT)


Featured Panelists:

Dr. Roland Chia
Chew Hock Him Professor of Christian Doctrine and Dean of the School of Postgraduate Studies at Trinity Theological College. Besides being is an expert in the theology of Karl Barth and Hans Urs von Balthasar, as exemplified in his book 'Revelation and Theology: The Knowledge of God according to Balthasar and Barth', Dr. Chia's research interest is on the interaction between Christianity and contemporary issues. He is also the consulting editor of 'Cultural Encounters: A Journal for the Theology of Culture' and contributing editor of the 'New Dictionary of Theology.'


Dr. Lee Hin Peng
Professor of the Department of Community, Occupational and Family Medicine at National University of Singapore. He is also a member of the Bioethics Committee Singapore. Dr. Lee's professional articles were published in international medical journals such as Lancet, International Journal of Cancer, and Critical Reviews in Oncology-Hematology.


Dr. Jason Yap
Director of Healthcare Services in the Singapore Tourism Board, and part of the multi-agency SingaporeMedicine initiative to promote, develop and maintain Singapore as an international medical hub. Dr Yap had a broad range of experience in the Ministry of Health, including stints in medical audit and accreditation, national health public policy, hospital operations in Woodbridge Hospital, and as Press Secretary to the Minister. He is also a member of the Board of Directors of SMA’s Centre for Medical Ethics and Professionalism and the Medical Advisory Committee of St Luke’s Hospital.


Limited seating
Please register with gcfsing@gcf.org.sg or call 63386283

4 comments:

Alex Tang said...

Thank you for the information on this seminar. I will definitely be coming :)

Sze Zeng said...

You are welcome, Alex. See you there :)

Alex Tang said...

unfortunately I cannot register as Simon is out of town

Sze Zeng said...

Hi Alex,

I can register for you. No worries. A seat is guaranteed. Btw how many coming with you? One seat, two?