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Our Beneficiaries

Your generosity will allow our students to receive a first-class medical education, and our researchers to drive groundbreaking discoveries, to help serve the future healthcare needs of Singapore and the world.

Chia Pei Yun
“I'm considering the path of a clinician-educator in the future. My unique background in humanities, together with medicine, will allow me to bring a valuable perspective to medical education." 
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beneficiaries Karl Tryggvason
“Our research on human stem cell-derived cell types is also crucial in developing regenerative medicine to address conditions such as kidney failure caused by diabetes, heart attacks, blindness caused by the degeneration of retina cells, and skin burns."
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Mukul Prasad
“I want to go into cardiothoracic and vascular surgery because I’m fascinated by the intelligent design of the heart. Through procedures like heart transplants, I will be able to save lives and extend the patients’ time with their loved ones."
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Yau Rong Zhang Charles
"Through volunteering at hospices and hospitals, I learned a great deal from both patients and staff. It prompted me to consider how I could contribute towards Palliative or Geriatric medicine and support patients' long-term quality of life."
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beneficiaries reuben
"I hope to integrate the fields of medicine and engineering as a clinician-innovator. Ultimately, I want to empower people to not only enjoy life now but to maintain a high quality of life."
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beneficiaries Biaoguo
"Medicine is a powerful way to connect with people through science. I also enjoy research, particularly in the field of virology. Some day, I hope to play a small part in finding new and innovative solutions for the next pandemic."
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Clement Sim
"I am extremely grateful for the generous donations that have enabled me to pursue my aspiration of becoming a clinician who will provide the best care for my patients and improve their quality of lives."
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beneficiaries Katherine
"I hope to better understand the immunopathogenesis of lupus to improve current diagnostics and therapeutics. Your gift has made a big difference in my life. I want to be the best doctor I can be and hope to make a positive impact on society when I graduate."
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At Duke-NUS, we nurture our students and our researchers to enable them with the power to change the world.  Your gift enables our potential to improve lives for the better.


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