MBBS, FR ACP, FRCP (Edin), FRCPCH
Specialty: Paediatric Medicine
Conditions Treated by this Doctor:
General Paediatrics, Paediatric Haematology and Oncology.
Graduated with MBBS (S'pore) in 1964 and obtained my post-basic degree of MRACP in 1969 and
FRACP in 1975, FRCP (Edin) in 1996 and FRCPCH in 1999.
Was made Head of Department of Paediatrics, Alexandra Hospital, from 1974-77, Head of
Paediatric (East), SGH, from 1977-97 and Head of Department of Paediatric Medicine, KKH from
1997-1998. Became Chairman, Division of Paediatric Medicine from 1999-2002 and Associate
Dean, KKH, from 2004-2012.
Made Emeritus Consultant in KKH from 2004 and continue to work part-time in KKH to date. Was Singapore Paediatric Society Vice-President in 1972, 1975-77 and President from 1973 and 1974. Was Chapter of Paediatricians, Academy of Medicine Vice Chairman from 1991-94 and Chairman from 1995, 1996/1997.
Among my Awards & Honours were Public Administration Medal (Silver) on National Day, 1984, KK People Developer Award as best Clinical Teacher in 2002, Healthcare Humanity Award in 2004, SMJ Recognition Award for Reviewing with Distinction in 2006, 2007 and 2008, Excellent Service Award (Silver) in 2009, Role Model for YLL NUS School of Medicine Graduatiing Class of 2012 in
2012 and Distinguished Golden Achievement-SingHealth Excellence Award in 2013.
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