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Doctors in Training

The SMA Doctors in Training (DIT) Committee was formed to provide a voice for doctors in training in Singapore. SMA is committed to ensuring that all doctors in training have access to high quality undergraduate, prevocational, and vocational education and training, as well as appropriate working conditions. The Committee provides leadership and representation on issues of importance to junior doctors, including aspects of education, training, health and safety. The Committee also serves as a platform to advocate matters of importance to junior doctors, so as to work towards our vision of an improved healthcare landscape in Singapore.

The members of the DIT Committee are:

Chairperson: Dr Benny Loo Members: Dr Chin Run Ting
Vice-Chairpersons:  Dr Daniel Hap   Dr K Sri Karpageshwary
  Dr Dorinda Chew Yee Yee   Dr Lee Shu Yi Sonia
  Dr Wang Zhe Min   Dr Lim Kheng Choon
      Dr Lucy Jennifer Davies
Advisors:  Prof Paul Ananth Tambyah   Dr Ng Chew Lip
  Dr Wong Tien Hua   Dr Shoban Krishna Kumar
      Dr Teresa Marie Wong
      Dr Yong Jin

If you would like to share any thoughts with the Committee regarding issues on the ground, please email us at dit@sma.org.sg



Item Description Issue Date
Survey on on-call systems for junior doctors 
SMJ Oct 2020


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Help Young Doctors by Clearing Up Ambiguity 11 February 2019


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SMA's Letter to Director of Medical Services A/Prof Benjamin Ong  22 February 2018
For Doctors of Tomorrow: Key Points from SMA DIT Committee Meeting with DMS A/Prof Benjamin Ong by Dr Teresa Marie Wong 19 July 2018
The Times They Are A-Changin' by Dr Ng Chew Lip SMA News July 2018 Issue


Item Description Issue Date
SMA's Letter to 3 Sponsoring Institutions' DIOs 18 February 2016
SMA's Letter to MINDEF ACCORD 6 April 2016
MINDEF ACCORD's Reply to SMA 8 August 2016
SMA's Follow Up Letter to 3 Sponsoring Institutions' DIOs 14 September 2016