Programme

29 October 2020, Thursday

Time 29 October 2020, Thursday
1500 – 1730 Registration
Keynote lecture 1
Title: Cures, miracles and serving the sick – a bridge between healing and spirituality
Speaker: Dr. Alessandro de Franciscis – Medical Director of the Medical Bureau at Lourdes, France
Keynote lecture 2
Title: New charter for Health Care Workers
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Symposium 2 – ……and at the hour of our death
Title: Palliative medicine, redemptive suffering and euthanasia
Speaker: Dr Richard Lim
Title: How Catholic Doctors can serve the needs of the elderly in Asia
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Title: Living wills and over-zealous treatment
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Symposium 2 – If you have not been faithful to little things, who will entrust you to true riches
Title: The global climate emergency and healthcare – what is the call of the times?
Speaker: Dr Claire Westwood
Title: Healthcare without Harm: “Global Green and Healthy Hospitals”
Speaker: Dr Marie Lee
Title: How Catholic Healthcare Practitioners and Establishments Can Take Ecological Leadership
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Debate 1 – Who am I to judge?
Title: Should Catholic doctors speak about Church teachings to patients who practice alternative lifestyles?
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30 October 2020, Friday

Alimurung Lecture
Title: God, science and Medicine
Speaker: Prof Chua Kaw Beng
Keynote lecture 1
Title: Cures, miracles and serving the sick – a bridge between healing and spirituality
Speaker: Dr. Alessandro de Franciscis – Medical Director of the Medical Bureau at Lourdes, France
Keynote lecture 2
Title: New charter for Health Care Workers
Speaker:
Symposium 2 – ……and at the hour of our death
Title: Palliative medicine, redemptive suffering and euthanasia
Speaker: Dr Richard Lim
Title: How Catholic Doctors can serve the needs of the elderly in Asia
Speaker:
Title: Living wills and over-zealous treatment
Speaker:
Symposium 2 – If you have not been faithful to little things, who will entrust you to true riches
Title: The global climate emergency and healthcare – what is the call of the times?
Speaker: Dr Claire Westwood
Title: Healthcare without Harm: “Global Green and Healthy Hospitals”
Speaker: Dr Marie Lee
Title: How Catholic Healthcare Practitioners and Establishments Can Take Ecological Leadership
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Debate 1 – Who am I to judge?
Title: Should Catholic doctors speak about Church teachings to patients who practice alternative lifestyles?
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31 October 2020, Saturday

Keynote lecture 3
Title: Conscientious objection in medicine
Speaker:
Physician, heal thyself
Title: Sorry God, I am too busy saving lives
Speaker: Dato Dr Fitzgerald
Title: Faith, finances, family – physicians in a fix
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Symposium 4 – the power of the Lord was with Him to heal
Title: How does the church view my addiction?
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Title: Dealing and healing broken families
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Title: Recognizing child abuse in our midst
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Symposium 5 – who are the least of my brothers?
Title: Hospice care – a natural fertile ground for the Christian HCW
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Title: The role of Catholic doctors in meeting the needs of people with disabilities (PWD)
Speaker: Dr Sharon Khor
Title: The Catholic church and its response to indigenous societies
Speaker: Prof Yvonne Lim
Afternoon Tea Break & Networking (Building Bridges)
Keynote lecture 4 – The ethics of Double effect in medicine

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