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Dr Yap

Dr Yap

MMED (Internal Medicine), MRCP, M.D

Associate Consultant

Specialty: Palliative Medicine

Clinical Appointments

  • Associate Consultant SingHealth Duke-NUS Supportive & Palliative Care Centre
  • Associate Consultant Geriatric Medicine Changi General HospitalChangi General Hospital


​Dr Yap Su Yan is an associate consultant with the Department of Geriatric Medicine at Changi General Hospital (CGH). She obtained her Master of Medicine in internal medicine from National University of Singapore in 2015 before proceeding with her palliative medicine Advanced Specialist Training.

Her areas of interests are in education and supportive care.


  • 2015 - MMED Internal Medicine (NUS)
  • 2014 - MRCP (UK) October
  • 2011 - MD University Kebangsaan Malaysia (September)

Professional Appointments and Committee Memberships


Research Interests


  • Use of the welfare-based model in the application of palliative sedation, Asian Bioethics Journal, SY Yap, March 2018, Volume 10, Issue 1, pp 93-101

Research Trials