Dr. Chan graduated from the National University of Singapore with a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery degree in 1981 and obtained her Masters of Medicine (Pediatrics) in Singapore in 1986. She was conferred a Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) degree by NUS for her thesis on cardiac dysrhythmias in children in 1996. Dr. Chan received her sub-specialty training in paediatric cardiology from Royal Brompton & National Heart Lung Hospital in London, UK where she was clinical research fellow and honorary registrar, and The Hospital for Sick Children at the University of Toronto, where she was a clinical fellow. She was a consultant paediatrician and senior lecturer with the Department of Paediatrics, National University Hospital, until 1993 when she joined SBCC Baby & Child Clinic and has been the resident paediatrician and paediatric cardiologist in its Mount Alvernia Centre for the past 7 years. Her extensive research on paediatric cardiology has been published widely in a number of local and international medical journals. She now provides specialist care in neonatology, general ambulatory paediatrics, and paediatric cardiology, for which she has wide experience with non-invasive diagnostic and interventional therapeutic procedures.
Dr. Liew obtained his Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery from the National University of Singapore. He obtained his specialist qualifications of Membership to the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (United Kingdom) in 2003. He has also been conferred Fellowship by the Academy of Medicine, Singapore and is a member of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology and European Academy of Allergology and Clinical Immunology. Prior to joining SBCC, Dr. Liew held the position of Consultant Paediatrician in the Allergy Service and Rheumatology & Immunology Service, Department of Paediatrics, KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital. He was also Adjunct Assistant Professor in Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School Singapore and Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore. He continues to be a visiting consultant to KK Hospital. Dr Liew was awarded the Health Manpower Development Programme Fellowship from the Ministry of Health and underwent advanced training in Paediatric Allergy and Immunology at the Royal Children’s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia in 2007. Dr Liew was also awarded several research grants from the National Medical Research Council, Singhealth Foundation and KKH Research centre to pursue clinical research in paediatric anaphylaxis, drug allergy, primary immunodeficiencies and Kawasaki disease. Dr Liew is passionate about medical education and has won a Singhealth Outstanding Young Teacher’s Award in 2007, and the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine Dean’s Award for Teaching Excellence in 2010. He was also awarded the Excellent service award (STAR) in 2007 and Service from the Heart Award in 2010. He is also active in patient education and is the Honarary secretary of the Asthma and Allergy Association. He is also a member of Allergy and Clinical Immunology Society of Singapore, and Singapore Paediatric Society. Common conditions managed by and common procedures performed by Dr Liew include allergy disorders like eczema, food and drug allergy, allergic rhinitis, asthma, food and drug challenges, immunotherapy; immunological disorders like primary immunodeficiencies and evaluation of recurrent infections; and rheumatological disorders like Kawasaki disease, juvenile idiopathic arthritis and intra-articular joint injections.
Dr. Tan Zhen Han graduated on the Dean’s List from the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore with his Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery degree in 2008. He attained his postgraduate qualifications with the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (UK) in 2011, and was conferred Fellowship by the Academy of Medicine, Singapore in 2015. Over his seven years tenure at KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital and Singapore General Hospital, Dr. Tan trained in various departments including Paediatric Medicine, Neonatology, Intensive Care, Children’s Emergency, and Paediatric Subspecialities. In the domain of education, Dr. Tan was actively involved in the teaching of medical students and residents posted to the Department of Paediatrics. His teaching appointments include: * Clinical Physician Faculty Member, Singhealth Residency Program, May 2014 * Clinical Lecturer, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, August 2014 * Physician Faculty Member, Singhealth Paediatrics Residency Program, January 2015 He also published several papers in various international peer-reviewed scientific journals. The papers include Nail Shedding Following Hand Foot Mouth Disease (Archives of Disease and Childhood, 2013) and Case Series of 3 Infants with Erythema Multiforme following Hepatitis B Vaccination (Pediatrics and Neonatology, 2015). Dr. Tan was awarded the Outstanding House Officer Award in the Department of Paediatrics in 2008, the Singapore Health Quality Service Award (Silver Award) in 2012, and held the title of Chief Registrar for the Department of Paediatrics for the period from November 2012 to April 2013. Prior to joining SBCC, he was an Associate Consultant in the Department of Paediatrics, KKH. Dr. Tan is an active volunteer with the Children’s Special Needs Support Group in his church.