A/Prof Kwah (top row, first from the right) hanging out in the classroom with her students. Photo taken pre-COVID.

Teacher’s Day: Dream come true

This Teacher’s Day, we speak with Associate Professor Kwah Li Khim, Deputy Cluster Director of Health and Social Sciences at the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) on her work as an allied healthcare educator.

Associate Professor Tan Bhing Leet

Faces of AHP educators: A Teacher's Day special

After volunteering in special needs schools and tutoring children with visual impairment post A-levels, Associate Professor Tan Bhing Leet knew that she wanted to work with people.

Associate Professor Valerie Lim (left in image)’s older sister, a social worker

Inspiring young minds in speech therapy

It all started when Associate Professor Valerie Lim (left in image)’s older sister, a social worker, introduced her to speech therapy and encouraged her to pursue it.

Dionis Soo Wei Qing has a Bachelor of Science (Honours) Degree in Occupational Therapy from SIT.

Occupationally-Ready at SIT

Dionis Soo Wei Qing has a Bachelor of Science (Honours) Degree in Occupational Therapy from SIT. She is currently working in the Acute Stroke Unit of Tan Tock Seng Hospital as an Occupational Therapist, helping stroke patients to rehabilitate and lead fulfilling lives.

graduation 2020

Class of 2020: SITizens Stepping Up at a Time Most Needed

In the third article of this mini series, 'Class of 2020', we follow the stories of two graduates from the pioneer cohort of our Allied Health programmes.

Participants at the official launch of SWE@SG

Empowering the Female Voice

2021 has been dedicated by the Ministry of Social and Family Development as the Year of Celebrating SG Women. We take a look at two initiatives involving SIT that support women’s development.

running in sandals

Running in Sandals? Physiotherapists Weigh in with Engineers’ Help

Physiotherapy and Engineering teams from SIT studied the effectiveness of running sandals by analysing data.

Ms Jace Ng

Scholars' Experience – A bad fall inspired her to want to help others pick themselves up

Jace Ng, an unfortunate fall during her touch rugby days inspired her to help others pick themselves up - through Physiotherapy. Learn more on how she was able to overcome initial challenges, regain her confidence, and put knowledge from SIT's Physiotherapy programme into practice in the article here.

Devanshi

#SITizen – Devanshi

Devanshi shares how our applied learning pedagogy has helped her learn from real-life work experiences.

Vincent

#SITizen – Vincent

Vincent ventured out of his comfort zone to pursue his passion for Physiotherapy. This is his story.

Eugene

#SITizen – Eugene

Eugene shares how his experiences as President of his Student Management Committee helped him connect with others in the industry.

Dhanya Davita Devarajoo

Driven by a Desire to Care for Singapore’s Elderly

Meet #SITizen Dhanya Davita Devarajoo from the Nursing degree programme, jointly offered by the Singapore Institute of Technology and University of Glasgow.

Sarah Tan

Into the Unknown

Meet Sarah Tan, our #SITizen pursuing Physiotherapy degree programme under the Professional Conversion Programme (PCP) pathway. Let her share why you should join SIT and learn about her journey as a SITizen.