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Dr Irene Tirtajana is a Consultant under the Department of Psychiatry of Ng Teng Fong General Hospital. She received both Bachelor and Master of Medicine degrees from the National University of Singapore and underwent specialist training comprising a range of clinical settings in general hospitals as well as the Institute of Mental Health. In her current role, she provides psychiatric consultation to medically ill as well as general psychiatry patients. Dr Tirtajana is a Clinical Lecturer at the National University of Singapore Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine. Her special interests include clinical ethics, trauma management, and mindfulness-based interventions.