World Skin Health Day Public Forum 2019
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World Skin Health Day Public Forum 2019

Your Skin Matters!

Curious about skin disease?

Overwhelmed by the range and types of skin-care products available?

Wondering what you can do to look after your skin?


DSS invites you to participate in a public forum – Because Your Skin Matters!

We will be covering a wide range of topics focusing on empowering you on skin health – from early detection to early treatment and disease management.


Event details

  • Venue: Centre for Healthcare Innovation (

  • Date: 23 November 2019

  • Time: 12.00pm – 5.00pm

  • Fee: $5.00 per session (English or Mandarin)



11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng

Singapore 308433


Nearest MRT station:

  • Novena MRT (NS20)


Nearest Bus stops:

  • Balestier Road – 21, 130, 131, 145, 186
  • Moulmein Road – 21, 124
  • Thomson Road – 21, 56, 57, 131, 141, 166, 851, 980          



English Session Mandarin Session
12.00 pm  Lunch and Visit Exhibitor’s Booth 12.00 pm   Lunch and Visit Exhibitor’s Booth

1.00 pm   Opening Address

1.00 pm   Opening Address

1.05 pm   Secrets to skin care and youthful looking skin  (Dr Paul Chia)

1.05 pm   Skin care tips from the experts for healthy skin (Dr Gavin Ong)

1.25 pm   Skin growths in the elderly – when should I worry?  (Dr Liew Hui Min)

1.25 pm   Living with Psoriasis  (Dr Koh Hong Yi)

1.45 pm   Managing acne and rosacea   (Dr Wong Su Ni)

1.45 pm   Common skin diseases in the elderly (Dr Ker Khor Jia)

2.05 pm   Caring for childhood eczema – creams and beyond  (Dr Roland Chu)

2.05 pm   Caring for childhood eczema – creams and beyond (Dr Yew Yik Weng)

2.25 pm   Q & A

2.25 pm   Q & A

2.45 pm   Tea and Visit Exhibitor’s booth

2.45 pm   Tea and Visit Exhibitor’s booth

3.15 pm   Hair loss – What can I do about it?  (Dr Angeline Yong)

3.15 pm   Urticaria – what is it and how do I manage it? (Dr Wang Yi Shi)

3.35 pm   Treatment and prevention of common sexually transmitted infections  (Dr Tan Wei Sheng)

3.35 pm   Hair loss – common causes and treatment options (Dr Jean Ho)

3.55 pm   Living well with psoriasis  (Dr Colin Theng)

3.55 pm   Skin growths in the elderly – when should I worry? (Dr Lawrence Khoo)

4.15 pm   Q & A

4.15 pm   Q & A

4.35 pm   Lucky draw prizes / End

4.35 pm   Lucky draw prizes / End



Alongside the educational talks, our industry partners will be setting up booths and running activities in which participants can expand on their skin health knowledge in a fun and meaningful manner.


How to Register

Registration opens soon!


Contact information

We welcome queries regarding this event. Please contact us via the following methods:

  1. Email:
  2. Call: 66357911 (weekdays 10am – 5pm)


About World Skin Health Day

World Skin Health Day is a joint project of the International League of Dermatological Societies and the International Society of Dermatology. The goal is to recognise and promote skin health around the world. Since 2013, World Skin Health Day activities have been taking place across the world to raise awareness of and treat a diverse range of skin conditions.

There is no specific date for World Skin Health Day. It is celebrated on whichever day of the year is most suitable.