Book Launch (Free Admission)
Notice: Change in Date of Book Launch
Dr Diarra Boubacar, the Guest Speaker for both our Book Launch and Workshop, has just been invited to the prestigious Chinese-African Health Ministers' Summit in Beijing, in recognition of his expertise and contribution to TCM and Public Health. Unfortunately, the Summit coincides with the original date of the book launch (16th August). As such, we have to reschedule the Book Launch a week later to 23rd August. Details are in the updated poster. We apologize for any inconvenience caused due to this unexpected circumstance.
Thu, 23 August 2018
7:30 pm-9:30 pm
House of Tan Yeok Nee
101 Penang Road, Singapore 238466
Dr Lai Pak Wah is Lecturer of Church History and Historical Theology at BGST. A graduate from BGST (Grad Dip CS) & Regent College, Vancouver (MCS, ThM), Pak Wah completed his PhD at Durham University, where he specialised in Christianity in Late Antiquity, that is, the history, theology and spirituality of the 2nd - 5th century church fathers (also known as Patristic Studies). Previously, Pak Wah was a full-time lecturer at the School of Business, Singapore Polytechnic, and engaged in investment promotion work with the Singapore Economic Development Board.
Dr Diarra Boubacar is a Mali African and the first foreigner to complete a PhD in Chinese Medicine in China. A senior consultant at Chengdu Xindu Chinese medical hospital, he also engages actively in teaching and research at hospitals and universities in Chengdu, Yunnan and Hunan. As an active philanthropist, Dr Diarra has worked with Médecins Sans Frontières, trained more than 1,000 village doctors, and organised projects to help alleviate rural poverty in Yunnan. For these efforts, he was awarded the Chinese Philanthropic Prize (中华慈善奖) in 2012.
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