Achievement and Accolades

 
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Significant Current / Past Appointments

- Chairman / Member, National Committee for Cardiac Care, Ministry of Health, Singapore
- Chairman / Member , Specialist Training Committee for Cardiology, Ministry of Health, Singapore
- Member, Specialist Accreditation Board, Ministry of Health, Singapore
- Member, Medicine Advisory Committee, Health Science Authority, Ministry of Health, Singapore
- Inaugural Governor, Singapore Chapter, American College of Cardiology
- Member, Governing Board of the Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School, Singapore
- Member, Development Committee, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School, Singapore
- Member, NUHS Board Audit and Risk Committee, Singapore
- President / First Vice-President / Second Vice-President / Board Member, Singapore Christian Home for the Aged
- Senior Management, National Healthcare Group and National University Hospital
- Chairman / Member, Medical Board and Chief, Cardiac Department, National University Hospital, Singapore
- Co-Director, The Heart Institute, National Healthcare Group
- Chairman / Committee Member, Asia Pacific Advisory Committee, European Society of Cardiology Congress in Asia Pacific
- Advisory Board Member, Asian Pacific Society of Interventional Cardiology (APSIC)
- Deputy Editor, Heart Asia
- Editorial Advisor, MIMS Honorary Editorial Advisory Board
- International Advisory Board, South China Journal of Cardiology
- Honorary Advisor, Singapore Heart Foundation
- Chairman, Scientific Committee, 14th Asia-Pacific Congress of Cardiology (2004), and Asia-Pacific Heart Association Annual Scientific Meeting (2013)
- Chairman, Organizing Committee, Singapore Cardiac Society 12th Annual Scientific Meeting (1999)

Fellowship / Membership of Professional Society:

- Fellow, Academy of Medicine, Singapore. Roll of Cardiologists on 17 September 1992
- Fellow, American College of Cardiology, USA
- Fellow, Society of Cardiovascular Angiography and Intervention, USA
- Fellow, Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
- Fellow, Asia Pacific Society of Interventional Cardiology
- Inaugural Fellow, College of The Asia Pacific Society of Cardiology
- Fellow, European Society of Cardiology
- Fellow, ASEAN Society of Cardiology
- Life Member, Singapore Medical Association
- Member, Singapore Cardiac Society

Awards / Honours

- Commendation Medal, 2003 National Day Awards for Overcoming SARS
- Courage Star Award 2003, The Courage Fund for Battle Against SARS
- Sixteenth Singapore Cardiac Society Lecturer (21st March 2004) - “From Q-wave Myocardial Infarction to ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction – New Wine in Old Bottle?”
- Best Case Award, TCT AP 2013 Cardiovascular Summit for “Thrombus-laden Right Coronary Artery – A Novel Therapeutic Approach”
- First Prize in Oral Presentation, Complex Cardiovascular Therapeutics (CCT) 2001 for “Thrombectomy vs Glycoprotein IIb/IIIa Inhibitor for Primary PCI in ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction”. Principal investigator; Oral presentation by Dr Adrian Low
- CARE Award , National University Hospital - 1997, 1998. In-Good-Company Award (in place of CARE Award), National University Hospital - 1999. STAR Award National University Hospital - 2004, 2005, 2006
- Long Service Award - National University of Singapore, National University Hospital, Health Science Authority of Singapore (for service at Medicine Advisory Committee)