24 Sep '11, 1am

The Gigamole Diaries: The Singapore Medical Council Physician's Pledge - respect for teachers

Upon graduation, all newly minted doctors in Singapore have to take the SMC Physician's Pledge . The pledge is our local adaptation of the Hippocratic Oath and the similarities are obvious if you lay them out side by side. In the original Hippocratic Oath, the very first para addresses the issue of respecting your teachers. It reads : "TO RECHON him who taught me this Art equally dear to me as my parents, to share my substance with him, and relieve his necessities if required; to look up his offspring in the same footing as my own brothers, and to teach them this art, if they shall wish to learn it, without fee or stipulation; and that by precept, lecture, and every other mode of instruction, I will impart a knowledge of the Art to my own sons, and those of my teachers, and to disciples bound by a stipulation and oath according the law of medicine, but to none others." I g...

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The Gigamole Diaries: The new educational focus...

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The Bag Hag Diaries: MFW: Backstage at D&G:

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UN Human Rights Council adopts S'pore report

UN Human Rights Council adopts S'pore report

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Pre-school teachers needed

Pre-school teachers needed

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The Bag Hag Diaries: MFW: Backstage at D&G: (@t...

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