Workshops & Conferences

Conference Presentations

  1. Rajnakova A, Goh P, Moochhala S. Role of nitric oxide in gastric pathology in humans and the influence of Helicobacter pylori. 2nd International Conference of Czech and Moravian Club of Invasive   Endoscopy, Brno, Czech rep., May 1996, oral presentation.
  2. Rajnakova A, Goh P, Alponat A, Kum CK. Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy - Our Experiences in NUH Singapore. 2nd International Conference of Czech and Moravian Club of Invasive Endoscopy, Brno, Czech rep., May 1996, oral presentation.
  3. Rajnakova A, Goh PMY, Alponat A, Guan YK, Moochhala S. Aberrant expression of nitric oxide synthase in gastric cancer. University Surgeons of Asia (2nd Scientific Congress), Singapore, August 1996, oral presentation.
  4. Rajnakova A, Goh P, Kum CK, Alponat A. Evaluation of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy in a University Hospital. Euro - Asian Congress of Endoscopic Surgery, Istanbul, Turkey, 17 - 21 June 1997, poster.
  5. Rajnakova A, Goh P. Preliminary clinical experience with Histoacryl glue in upper gastrointestinal bleeding. Euro-Asian Congress of Endoscopic Surgery, Istanbul, Turkey, 17 - 21 June 1997, oral presentation.
  6. Rajnakova A, Goh PMY, Chan STF, Moochhala S. Expression of nitric oxide synthase in human normal gastric mucosa and gastric cancer tissue. NUH Inaugural Annual Scientific Meeting, 28 - 29 June 1997, Singapore, oral presentation, winner of Young Doctor’s Research Award.
  7. Rajnakova A, Goh P, Moochhala S. Nitric oxide synthase and p53 expression in human gastric cancer. Digestive Disease Week, New Orleans, LA, 17-20 May 1998, poster.
  8. Rajnakova A, Goh P. ERCP in patients with periampullary diverticulum. 6th World Congress of Endoscopic Surgery, Rome, Italy, 31 May - 6 June 1998, oral presentation.
  9. Rajnakova A., Goh P. Nitric oxide pathways in aethiology of gastric cancer. International Workshop on Stomach Cancer, Singapore, 3-4 August 1998, oral presentation.
  10. Rajnakova A, Goh P, Ngoi SS, Chan S, Moochhala S Association between nitric oxide synthase, cyclooxygenase, and p53 expression in human gastric cancer and different tumor characteristics. Nitric Oxide Symposium, April 1999, Singapore, oral presentation, The best paper award, oral presentation.
  11. Moochhala S, Rajnakova A. Role of nitric oxide in tumor biology. Nitric Oxide Symposium, April 1999, Singapore, abstract book, pp. 112-125, oral presentation.
  12. Rajnakova A, Goh P, Ngoi SS, Moochhala S. Correlation of nitric oxide synthase, cyclooxygenase and p53 expression with the tumor stage of human gastric   adenocarcinoma. DDW 1999, G2149, poster.
  13. Rajnakova A, Goh PMY, Ngoi SS, Moochhala S. Nirtic oxide synthase and cyclooxygenase expressions in different stages of human gastric adenocarcinoma . DDW 2001, poster.
  14. Rajnakova A, Moochhala S, Goh P, Ngoi SS. The association of nitric oxide synthase, cyclooxygenase and p53 with different stages of human gastric cancer. WCOG 2002, Bangkok, poster.
  15. Ho L, Lee H, Wong W, Rajnakova A. Curry reduces symptom threshold to gastric distension following water ingestion. WCOG 2002, Bangkok, poster with distinction.
  16. Rajnakova A, Ho KY, Tun M, Yeoh KG. What is the appropriate endoscopic surveillance interval for patents with Helicobacter pylori-associated gastritis and intestinal metaplasia in a country with moderate risk of gastric cancer? DDW 2004, poster.
  17. Rajnakova A, Ho KY. Association between NOD2 gene mutation and inflammatory bowel disease in Asian patients. Combined Scientific Meeting, Singapore 2005, poster.
  18. Rajnakova A, Ho KY. Association between NOD2 3020insC frameshift mutation and inflammatory bowel disease in Asian patients. GESS meeting Singapore, 2006, oral presentation
  19. KG Yeoh, F Zhu, KY Ho, JL Khor, A Rajnakova, WC Lim, WC Chow, CJ Ooi, CS Foo, HY Wong, KM Fock, Y Ito. Predictive Risk Factors associated with Intestinal Metaplasia in a Prospective Chinese Cohort under Surveillance for Gastric Cancer. DDW 2007, WashingtonDC,USA.
  20. Rajnakova A; Salto-Tellez, M; Teh, M; Chan, HY.; So, JB.Detection of Pre-Neoplastic Gastric Lesions in a High Risk Chinese Cohort Using Endoscopic Autofluorescence Imaging followed by Narrow Band Imaging versus Standard White Light Endoscopy ? Prospective Randomized Double Blind Crossover Study. Gastroenterology (May) 2009. DDW Chicago 2009, oral presentation.
  21. KG Yeoh, F Zhu ,KY Ho, JL Khor, M Salto-Tellez, M Teh, WC Lim, CK Chia, J.B.Y.So, H.C. Low, KL Ling, TL Ang, LG Lim, A Rajnakova, CJ Ooi, KM Fock, B.Ho and the Singapore Gastric Cancer Consortium. Risk Factors Associated with Intestinal Metaplasia, a Gastric Pre-Malignant Lesion, in a Chinese Cohort under Surveillance for Gastric Cancer. Gastroenterology (May) 2009. DDW Chicago 2009, poster presentation

Workshops Organization

  1. Basic and Advanced Endoscopic Gastrointestinal Workshop, National University Hospital, Singapore, February 28 - 29, 1996, organizing committee.
  2. The Role of Minimally Invasive Surgery in Cancer, ELSA, Minimally Invasive Surgical Center, National University Hospital, Singapore, August 5 - 6, 1996,  organizing committee.
  3. International Workshop on Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgical Center, National University Hospital, Singapore, November 4 - 5, 1996, organizing committee.
  4. First Asian Workshop on Needlescopic Surgery, Singapore, May 5 - 6th 1997, organizing committee.
  5. First National Endoscopy Workshop, NUH, Singapore, 3 - 4 July 1997, organizing committee.
  6. Second Asian Workshop on Needlescopic Surgery, Singapore, May 3-5th 1998, organizing committee.
  7. International Workshop on Stomach Cancer, Singapore, 3-4 August 1998, organizing committee.
  8. International Symposium and Live Video Demonstration on Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery, Singapore, 31 January – 2 February, 1999, organizing committee.
  9. 7th World Congress of Endoscopic Surgery, 1-4th June 2000, Singapore, General  Secretary.
  10. Endoscopic Workshop, National University Hospital, Singapore, 27th October 2001, organizing committee.
  11. 1st Asian EUS Forum, National University Hospital, Singapore, 6th December 2003, organizing committee.
  12. 2nd Asian EUS Forum, National University Hospital, Singapore, 10th-11th December 2004, organizing committee.
  13. Asian Basic Hands-on EUS Course, National University Hospital, Singapore, 17th-18th December 2005, organizing committee.
  14. Asian Hands-on EUS Course, National University Hospital, Singapore, 10th-11th December 2006, organizing committee.
  15. Organizer and Course co-Director of Interactive Workshop on Diagnostic and therapeutic   Endoscopy : From Basic To Advanced, organized in conjunction with Boston International Endoscopy Course.