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NCIS Ribbon Challenge Event 2018

About the "NCIS Ribbon Challenge 2018" Event

The National University Cancer Institute, Singapore (NCIS) turns 10 this year! As part of our 10th Year Anniversary celebrations, join us at our inaugural NCIS Ribbon Challenge 2018 Event and find out more about cancer prevention and cancer screening! Early intervention saves lives! 

 

Be part of our Singapore Book of Records’ record-breaking attempt as we collect at least 10,000 cancer ribbons where you will pin a ribbon and pledge your commitment to do your cancer screening within a year!

Take charge of your health and join us in the fight against cancer!

 

Date: Saturday, 24 March 2018

Time: 9am - 12pm

Venue: Canopy @ JLink (next to JCube & Jurong Regional Library)
Jurong East, Singapore 609732
Nearest MRT: Jurong East MRT

 

 

Programme

 

 

Programme

 

8.15am

Registration and Arrival of Guests

 

 

8.55am

Arrival of Guest-of-Honour

 

 

9.00am

Opening Performance - Drum Performance

 

 

9.15am

 

Welcome Address

Professor Chng Wee Joo

Director

National University Cancer Institute, Singapore

 

 

 9.25am

Opening Address by Guest-of-Honour

 

 

 9.40am

Launch of Record-Breaking Event - Ribbon Challenge

10,000 cancer ribbons pledging to go for cancer screening will be collected

 

 

 10.00am

Song Performance by the Nasopharyngeal Cancer (NPC) oneHeart Support Group

Commencement of Fringe Activities

 

 

 10.20am

Let's Dance, Have Fun & Get Fit

Performance by Be Hype and Be Happy (Cancer Survivors, Trainer and Supporters)

 

 

 10.40am

Presentation by Singapore Book of Records to NCIS on record-breaking event

(Guest-of-Honour to witness the ceremony on stage)

 

 

 12.00pm

End of Event

 

 

 

Event Highlights

 

  • Largest collection of ribbon pledges
  • Dunk the Doctor (*Charges apply, all proceeds will go to the NCIS Cancer Fund)

 

Fringe Activities

 

  • Games and Food
  • NCIS10 Exhibition on cancer information
  • FIT kits at no cost provided by the Singapore Cancer Society for Singaporeans / Permanent Residents 50 years and above.
  • On-site mammogram for the first 15 eligible Singaporean women on-board the Mammogram bus at no cost*.

    *Terms & Conditions apply.

    Eligibility for mammogram is as follows:
    ●  Singaporean
    ●  Have not gone for a mammogram in the last:
        -  12 months (40-49 years old)
        -  24 months (50 years old & above)
    ●  Have no breast symptoms like lumps or blood-stained nipple discharge
    ●  Have not been breastfeeding for the past 6 months

     

    Pre-registration is required. To pre-register, call (+65) 6773 7888 or email CancerApptLine@nuhs.edu.sg

     

 

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