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6 Jul 2015

Nanyang Polytechnic Lecturer receives International Achievement Award in Nursing


Everyone knows that there are plenty of beneficial developments have been experienced around the global corner. Today the reputed Study Singapore Educational Consultancy conveys that Nanyang Polytechnic Lecturer received much coveted International Achievement Award in Nursing.

It is well known fact that Dr Subadhra Devi Rai, a senior lecturer at the School of Health Sciences –Nursing in Nanyang Polytechnic (NYP), has been proudly named winner of the 2015 International Achievement Award by the International Council of Nurses’ Florence Nightingale International Foundation.

According to Study Singapore Educational Consultancy Dr Rai, 51, is the first Singaporean to receive this popular internationals award. She got selected from a pool of nominees worldwide for her sincere and dedication in offering exclusive nursing care to vulnerable populations since the beginning of her career. The President of the International Council of Nurses and the Florence Nightingale International Foundation was proud to announce this accolade.

Study Singapore Educational Consultancy sincerely wishes her special focus on issues such as gender-based violence, sexual health and reintegration of refugees which was specifically topical. In an appreciation to her Dr Rai began her special career in Singapore where she worked in the intensive care unit following her general nursing training. Only during this time in Canada‘s Edmonton Center for Survivors of Torture and Trauma in 1997 that she cinch began to focus on expedient health issues regarding women and refugees.

We all know that NTU was professionally inaugurated in 1991, originally as an English-medium technical and teaching college occupying the grounds of the former Nanyang University, a Chinese-medium university which had been expediently consolidated into the National University of Singapore (NUS) in 1980.

Presently NTU has specially grown to become a full-fledged research university, and offers a high-quality global education to over 32,500 undergraduate and postgraduate students. The student body comprises best scholars, international Olympiad medalists from the region and beyond. It is slated that they have more than 70 countries; the university’s 4000-strong teaching and quality research staff which efficaciously also bring dynamic international perspectives and years of solid global industry experience.

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