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Tan Yi Hua

Dr Tan Yi Hua

MBBS (Spore), MMed (Paeds), MRCPCH (UK)

Consultant

Specialty: Respiratory

Sub-specialties: Paediatric Flexible Bronchoscopy

Clinical Appointments

  • Consultant SingHealth Duke-NUS Sleep Centre
  • Consultant Respiratory Medicine Service KK Women's and Children's HospitalKK Women's and Children's Hospital

Profile

Dr Tan Yi Hua received his medical degree from National University of Singapore (NUS) in 2006, and obtained his Graduate Diploma in Family Medicine in 2009 from NUS as well as Master of Medicine in Paediatric Medicine from NUS and Membership to the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health in 2013.

As the pioneer batch of our National Residency program, he completed his Senior Residency training in Paediatric Medicine at KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital. During his residency years, he was the Chief Resident for Paediatric Medicine, SingHealth Residency from 2014 to 2016. He obtained his specialist accreditations and went on to subspecialise in Paediatric Pulmonology, formally joining Respiratory Medicine Service in 2017.

Dr Tan is actively involved in the undergraduate and postgraduate paediatric medicine education. As a Clinical Core Faculty Member for SingHealth Pediatrics Residency Program, he strongly believes in being well grounded in clinical education, especially for the young doctors; and continual evaluation of the healthcare system to provide optimal patient care. His clinical research interests are in pediatric pulmonology and sleep-related disorders.

Education

  • Specialist Accreditation in Paediatric Medicine, Singapore 2017
  • MRCPCH (UK) Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health 2013
  • MMed (Paediatric Medicine) National University of Singapore 2013
  • Graduate Diploma of Family Medicine National University of Singapore 2009
  • MBBS National University of Singapore 2006

Professional Appointments and Committee Memberships

  • Clinical Core Faculty Member, SingHealth Pediatrics Residency Program
  • Associate Consultant, Department of Paediatrics, Respiratory Medicine Service, KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital
  • Clinical Core Faculty Member, SingHealth Pediatrics Residency Program
  • Clinical Lecturer, Department of Paediatrics, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore
  • Adjunct Instructor, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School
  • Clinical Teacher, Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, Nanyang Technological University
  • Member, Pediatrics Academic Clinical Program Clinical Learning Environment Review Commiittee (Professionalism)
  • Member, Singapore Medical Association

Awards

  • KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital Long Service Award 2018
  • Residency in SingHealth Excels (RiSE) Paediatric Medicine Outstanding Resident Award 2011, 2013, 2016
  • Residency in SingHealth Excels (RiSE) Inspiring Resident Educator Award 2015
  • SingHealth Best Junior Doctors Awards - Best Resident Award 2011, 2012, 2013
  • 33rd ESMO Congress Travel Grant Award 2008
  • Outstanding Paediatric Medicine House Officer Award 2006

Research Interests

Publications

Research Trials