Influencer Jade Seah will host a Q&A style Chit Chat on holistic management, together with Abbott and NOVI Health experts. Together, they will tackle common questions and concerns touching on diabetes distress, the importance of holistic diabetes management, and the role of nutrition and monitoring.
CEO and Co-Founder of NOVI Health, a multi-disciplinary medical practice and health tech company that combines clinical care with technology to prevent and manage chronic conditions. She was Senior Consultant Endocrinologist, and Director, Regional Health System Office, National University Health System, as well as a member of national taskforces for Population Health, Telehealth Implementation, Diabetes Research, Diabetes Database and Precision Medicine. She remains the founding Director of the Singapore Population Health Improvement Centre (SPHERiC). Dr Toh is a recipient of American Heart Association Awards, Singapore’s Clinician Scientist Award, Public Service (PS21) Gold Award and National Healthcare Innovation and Productivity Excellence Champion Medal. She holds a BA, MA in Pharmacology, MBBChir (University of Cambridge, UK), MSc in Translational Research, and ABIM certification in Internal Medicine, Endocrinology (University of Pennsylvania, USA).
Anna Jacob is the Nutrition Director for Abbott in Singapore and is responsible for medical affairs. Throughout her 35-year career in Singapore, Anna has worked to further science-based nutrition to improve lives of individuals across the continuum of care.
Jade Seah is a media personality and content creator who has been supporting her father Chris Seah in his diabetes management journey. As the session’s moderator, Jade will facilitate the discussion around holistic diabetes management and diabetes distress, providing insights from a caregiver’s perspective. Chris will speak to his experience learning how to better manage his diabetes through the 90-Day G.O.A.L.S. Type 2 Diabetes Patient Engagement Program by Abbott and implemented by NOVI Health.