Specialty: Paediatric Ophthalmology ＆ Adult Strabismus, Cataract ＆ Comprehensive Ophthalmology
Sub-specialties: Paediatric Ophthalmology ＆ Adult Strabismus, Cataract ＆ Comprehensive Ophthalmology
Conditions Treated by this Doctor:
Amblyopia, Childhood Myopia, Squints.
Associate Professor Audrey Chia graduated from the University of Sydney and completed her ophthalmology training at the Sydney Eye Hospital. She returned to Singapore in 2000 and worked as an Ophthalmology Registrar at Singapore National Eye Centre (SNEC) before doing a Paediatric Ophthalmology fellowship at the Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London. She is currently Head of the Paediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus Department and Co-Clinical Director of the Myopia Centre at SNEC and a Senior Consultant at the Eye Centre, KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital.
Associate Professor Chia’s research interests include strabismus, amblyopia, retinopathy of prematurity, medical and non-medical control of myopia. She is a Senior Clinical Investigator and co-heads the Myopia research unit at the Singapore Eye Research Institute (SERI).
Associate Professor Chia also helps provide service at SNEC-SERI Visual ElectroDiagnostic Laboratory and is a member of the International Society of Electrophysiology Vision (ISCEV). Her interests here include functional changes in myopia and amblyopia, retinal dystrophy and drug-related toxicities. She is Vice-Chair, Faculty and Professional Development, Eye ACP, SingHealth Duke-NUS Academic Medical Centre, and enjoys her role in the development, training and education of young ophthalmologist, ophthalmology residents and scientists at the Singapore National Eye Centre and Singapore Eye Research Institute.
President Science and Technology Award (2019)
Distinguished Service Award, Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology (APAO) (2017)
Achievement Award, Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology (APAO) (2017)
Silver Award, Singapore Health Quality Service Award (2016)
Gold Award, Singapore Health Quality Service Award (2014)
Service from the Heart Award, KK Women’s & Children’s Hospital (2013)
Silver Award, Singapore Health Quality Service Award (2013)
Outstanding Faculty Award, SingHealth Residency (Academic Year 2012/2013)
Innovative Educator Award, SingHealth Residency (Academic Year 2011/2012)
Service Star Award, Singapore National Eye Centre
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