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Dr Kam Kai-Qian

Kam Kai-Qian

Dr Kam Kai-Qian

MBBS, MRCPCH, MMed (Paeds)

Associate Consultant

KK Women's and Children's Hospital

Specialty: Paediatric Infectious Disease

Clinical Appointments

  • Associate Consultant Infectious Disease Service KK Women's and Children's HospitalKK Women's and Children's Hospital


Dr Kam Kai Qian completed her undergraduate medical studies at the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore. She entered the SingHealth Paediatric Medicine Residency Program in 2013 and obtained the degrees MRCPCH and Master of Medicine (Paediatric Medicine) in year 2016. From 2017 to 2018, she served as the Chief Resident for the Paediatric Medicine residency program. Upon completion of the residency program, she joined the Paediatric Infectious Disease service in KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Singapore.


  • MMed Paediatric Medicine (Spore) 2016
  • MRCPCH (UK) 2016
  • MBBS National University of Singapore 2012

Professional Appointments and Committee Memberships

  • Associate Consultant, Department of Paediatric Medicine, Infectious Disease Service, KK Women's and Children's Hospital, 2019 – present
  • Member, Society of Infectious Diseases (Singapore), 2016 – Present
  • Member, Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, 2016 - Present
  • SingHealth Residency Program Clinical Learning Environment Review Committee, member of professionalism work group
  • SingHealth Duke-NUS joint strategy retreat, workgroup member for "population health" standing committee


  • Singhealth Inspiring Educator Award for residency program year 2017 to 2018
  • Singhealth Outstanding Resident Award for residency program year 2015 to 2016
  • Singhealth Outstanding Resident Award for residency program year 2014 to 2015
  • Ministry of Health (MOH) training award for the paediatric residency program, year 2013 to 2019

Research Interests


  • Neurophobia in medical students and junior doctors – blame the GIK. Kai-qian Kam, Glorijoy SE Tan, Kevin Tan, Erle CH Lin, Nien Yue Koh, Nigel CK Tan. Annals, Academy of Medicine, Singapore (AAMS), November 2013, Vol. 42 No. 11
  • Dengue-associated Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis: A Rare Complication of a Common Infection in Singapore. Kam KQ, Soh SY, Bhattacharyya R. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2018 Aug;40(6): e377-e379 

Research Trials