35th APACRS Annual Meeting Final Program

CONGRESS INFORMATION REGISTRATION AND BADGE PICKUP Please remember to keep a mobile copy or bring along a printed copy of your registration record to minimize waiting time. Registration Opening Hours Date Time 7 June 2023 (Wednesday) 14:00 – 17:00hrs 8 June 2023 (Thursday) 07:30 – 16:00hrs 9 June 2023 (Friday) 06:30 – 16:00hrs 10 June 2023 (Saturday) 06:45 – 16:00hrs CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION ACCREDITATION This meeting is accredited by the Singapore Medical Council (SMC) under Category 1B for a maximum of 12 CME points and by the Singapore Nursing Board (SNB) for a maximum of 12 CPE points. Submission of Attendance via QR Code (Singapore registered doctors, nurses & optometrists/opticians ONLY) SMC registered doctors and SNB registered nurses who wish to claim full CME/CPE points must submit their attendance via the QR Code available at the entrance to Hall A, Hall B, Room 331 and Room 335. Two submissions per day are necessary; 1st submission for the attendance of morning sessions (07:00 - 12:45hrs) and the 2nd submission for the attendance of afternoon sessions (14:00 - 17:30hrs). Optometrists and Opticians must submit their CPE claims themselves to the OOB directly. Attendance submitted via the QR Code only serves as a record of attendance. The award of CPE points is at the sole discretion of the OOB. NOT ELIGIBLE FOR CPE POINTS Attendance at industry lunch symposia. CERTIFICATE OF ATTENDANCE Certificate of Attendance will be issued to registered delegates who have attended the conference, and will be sent via email after the conference. OFFICIAL LANGUAGE The official language of the 35th APACRS Annual Meeting is English. INTERNET Free Wi-Fi will be available at the Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre. CONGRESS RECEPTION Congress reception will be held in the Exhibition Hall at 17:30hrs on Thursday, 8 June 2023. All delegates are invited! TIME ZONE Singapore Standard Time (SGT) is 8 hours ahead of the Coordinated Universal Time (UTC+8). DIALING CODE For international calls, the country code for Singapore is +65 followed by the phone number. POWER OUTLET The standard voltage in Singapore is 220-240V AC and the standard frequency is 50 Hz. The types of sockets or outlets used are the G type. INSURANCE Delegates are advised to take out travel insurance to cover medical expenses, accidents, loss, etc. No responsibility will be accepted by the Congress Organizers. COFFEE BREAK Coffee breaks will be provided in the Exhibition Hall. LUNCH Industry Lunch Symposia are available during the conference. Please refer to the program details. EARLY BIRD LUCKY DRAW Early bird delegates who attend the Opening Ceremony on Friday, 9 June 2023 will be eligible to participate in a lucky draw to win an iPad. Lucky draw tickets are limited to the first 300 delegates, and will be distributed from 08:30hrs on Friday, 9 June 2023 at the entrance of Hall A, Level 4. The draw will be held at 08:55hrs. 23