Day 1 – Thursday, 13 October

Time Olivia Ballroom VIP-B Room
0700 – 1700 REGISTRATION
0800 – 0900
Free Paper Session 1
Chairpersons
Lingaraj Krishna, Singapore / Lim Mui Hong, Singapore
Free Paper Session 2
Chairpersons
Chin Pak Lin, Singapore / Teo Yee Sze, Singapore
0900 – 1030
Opening Ceremony
0800 Opening Address – Yeo Seng Jin, President, Singapore Orthopaedic Association
0815 SOA Lecture: ‘Lessons Learned in 35 Years of Total Knee Arthroplasty’Thomas Thornhill, USA
0900 N Balachandran Professorship Lecture: ‘The Hip in Transition’Deborah M Eastwood, UK
1030 – 1100 Coffee Break
1100 – 1230
Symposium 1 – Joint Preservation
Chairpersons
Poh Seng Yew, Singapore / Andy Wee, Singapore
Panel Discussion: A Day in the Life of An Arthroplasty Surgeon
Chairperson: Chin Pak Lin, Singapore
Free Paper Session 3
Chairpersons
Mark Chong, Singapore / Adrian Lau, Singapore
1230 – 1330 Lunch Symposium
1330 – 1410 Plenary Lectures
Chairperson: Wilson Wang, Singapore
 Free Paper Session 4
Chairpersons
Jacob Oh, Singapore / Reuben Soh, Singapore
1410 – 1510

Debates on Knee Arthroplasty
Chairperson: Wilson Wang, Singapore

 Free Paper Session 5
Chairpersons
Lim Chin Tat, Singapore / Tan Sok Chuen, Singapore
1510 – 1540  Coffee Break
1540 – 1700 Symposium 2 – Hip Arthroplasty
Chairperson: Teo Yee Hong, Singapore
Free Paper Session 6
Chairpersons
Dave Lee, Singapore / James Tan, Singapore
1730 – 2300 President’s Dinner (by invitation only)

  • Visit to National Gallery Singapore (17:30 – 18:30)
  • Dinner @AURA (19:00 – 23:00)