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Dr Santhanam Haripriya

Haripriya Santhanam

Dr Santhanam Haripriya

MBBS (S’pore), MRCPCH (Paeds) (UK), MMed (Paeds) (S’pore)

Associate Consultant

Specialty: Child Development, General Paediatrics

Conditions Treated by this Doctor:
Developmental Screening of Preschool Children, General Paediatric Conditions, Management of Children with Developmental Delay, Autism, Learning Difficulties and Behavioral Concerns.

Clinical Appointments

  • Associate Consultant Department of Child Development KK Women's and Children's HospitalKK Women's and Children's Hospital


Dr Haripriya graduated from the National University of Singapore (NUS) with a Bachelor’s degree in Medicine and Surgery (MBBS) in 2011. She received her post-graduate specialist training in Paediatric Medicine in National University Hospital (NUH), and was awarded the Master of Medicine in Paediatrics (MMed Paeds, Singapore) and the Membership of Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (MRCPCH, United Kingdom) in 2014. She has also received certification in Paediatrics from the American Board of Medical Specialties (Singapore).


  • Master of Medicine in Paediatrics, Singapore, 2014
  • MRCPCH, Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, United Kingdom, 2014
  • MBBS, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, 2011

Professional Appointments and Committee Memberships

  • Associate Consultant, Department of Child Development, KK Women's and Children's Hospital
  • Clinical Educator, Clinical Faculty Scheme, National University Singapore, 2015-2018
  • Senior Resident, Department of Paediatrics, Khoo Teck Puat - National University Children's Medical Institute, National University Hospital, 2015-2018
  • Junior Resident, Department of Paediatrics, Khoo Teck Puat - National University Children's Medical Institute, National University Hospital, 2011-2014


  • NUH Department of Paediatrics Junior Research Award, 2018
  • Dean's List in 4th Professional MBBS Examination, 2010
  • Dean's List in 2nd Professional MBBS Examination, 2008
  • Dean's List in 1st Professional MBBS Examination, 2007
  • Distinction in Physiology, 2007

Research Interests


  • Santhanam H, Yang LQ, Chen, Z, Tai BC, Rajgor DD, & Quek SC (2018). A meta-analysis of transcatheter device closure of perimembranous ventricular septal defect. International Journal of Cardiology, 254, 75-83. doi:10.1016/j.ijcard.2017.12.01
  • Santhanam H, Ong JS, Shen L, Tan PL, Koh PL. Risk Factors for Mortality in Asian Children Admitted to the Paediatric Intensive Care Unit after Haematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation. Ann Acad Med Singapore. 2017 Feb; 46(2):44-49.
  • NUH Prestige Award – Special Mention for Quality Improvement Project on "Improving Quality of Medical Documentation in the NICU", 2017

Research Trials