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Dr Emily Ho Tse Lin

Dr Emily Ho Tse Lin


Senior Consultant

Specialty: Endocrinology

Sub-specialties: General Endocrinology, Diabetes

Conditions Treated by this Doctor:
Diabetes Mellitus, Gynae-Endocrinology, Hyperlipidemia, Hypertension, Hyperthyroidism, Hypothyroidism.

Clinical Appointments

  • Senior Consultant Endocrinology Singapore General HospitalSingapore General Hospital

Academic Appointments

  • Prof Duke NUS Graduate Medical School
  • Clinical Senior Lecturer, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine


​Dr Emily Ho is a Senior Consultant with the Department of Endocrinology at Singapore General Hospital. She graduated with MBBS from the University of Melbourne, and was appointed as Member of the Royal College of Physicians of UK and subsequently as Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, UK.  She trained in Singapore General Hospital and obtained her Specialist Accreditation in Endocrinology in 2009. She has clinical interest in Diabetes, Polycystic Ovary Syndrome and gynae- endocinology. Dr Ho is also passionate about health care integration and seeks to improve patient centered care and community integration in her work at the SingHealth Regional Health System. 


Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians (Edin)
Advanced Specialty training in Endocrinology ( Singapore)
Member of the Royal College of Physicians (Edin)
MBBS University of Melbourne 

Professional Appointments and Committee Memberships

Director (Clinical), Regional Health System Singhealth Jul 2014 – present
SingHeath Diabetes Action Taskforce ( SDAT)
        DM screening and follow up ( Co-lead) Jun 2016 - Jun 2017
Sing Health SOC Task Force 
        Structured Discharge Of Patients  (Co-Lead) Apr 2015 -  Jun 2016
Sing Health Accessibility and Availability Of Medication Workgroup  (Member)                                                            Aug 2014 - Jul  2015
Singapore General Hospital Medication Safety Committee                                                     
        May 2013 - May 2015
Singapore General Hospital Service Quality Committee                                                                                                  Jan 2012 – May 2016
Singapore General Hospital Organising Committee     
        10th SGH Quality Convention 2013


9th AHIP SingHealth GEM award ( innovative excellence in patient care) 2016
You shine award, Spree Quality Priorities, SingHealth, May 2016
Best poster award, Inaugural World Congress in Integrated Care, Singapore 2013
Gold award, Team Excellence IQC (In-house) Assessment SPRING Singapore 2013
Merit Award, Ministry Of Health, Healthcare Improvement Poster Competition 2012
Singapore Health Quality Service Gold Award Mar 2012
SGH Service with a Heart Award June 2012
SGH Service with a Heart Award October 2010

Research Interests


Bringing care closer to home:  How do we get there? Ho ETL . Proceedings of Singapore Healthcare,                          Sept  2016  25: 137-138. doi:10.1177/2010105816660108
Phaeochromocytoma presenting with pseudo-intestinal obstruction and lactic acidosis. Kek PC, Ho ETL, Loh              LM. Singapore Med J. 2015 Aug; 56(8): e131–e133
Improving waiting time and operational clinic flow in a tertiary diabetes center.                                                            Ho E.T.L BMJ Qual Improv Report2014; 2: doi:10.1136/bmjquality.u201918.w1006
Paraganglioma with Acute Hyperamylasemia Masquerading as Acute Pancreatitis.     
        Ho  E.T.L, Gardner SL. Singapore Med J. 2011 Dec;52(12):e251-4.

Research Trials