Raffles Shield Panel Specialists

Assoc Prof Allen Yeoh

Paediatric Medicine
NATIONAL UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL, SINGAPORE
Clinic Details

NATIONAL UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL, SINGAPORE

Clinic address: 5 Lower Kent Ridge Road, Singapore 119074

Clinic Number: 6779 2777

Opening Hours: Mon – Fri: 8:30am to 5:30pm, Sat, Sun & PH: Closed

Associate Professor Allen Yeoh is the Head and Senior Consultant in the Division of Paediatric Haematology and Oncology of the NCIS and NUH, as well as Associate Professor in the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, NUS. He was trained in NUS and NUH and was in the St Jude Children’s Research Hospital as a Clinical Fellow from 1999 to 2001.

A/Prof Yeoh’s interest is in childhood leukaemia. He is currently the principal investigator of the multi-centre Malaysia-Singapore ALL and AML trials competitively funded by NMRC and A*STAR/Singapore Cancer Syndicate. Currently, these trials have been highly successful with >80% and >60% projected cure. He is the first Singaporean doctor to receive the American Society of Haematology Merit Award for his pioneering work in gene expression profiling in leukaemia. This work was one of the highest cited article in this field in 2003.

A/Prof Yeoh is also the recipient of numerous National and International Awards including the Singapore Youth Award 2002, the NUS Office of Life Sciences Award 2002, the Asian Innovation Award (Gold) 2003, the NMRC-BMRC Clinician Scientist Award from 2005 to date, the NUHS-Mokhtar Riady Pinnacle Award 2013 (Translational Research Innovator Award) and the National Medical Excellence Awards 2014 (National Outstanding Clinician Scientist Award).

Education and Fellowships
MBBS (NUS), MMed in Paediatrics (NUS), Clinical and research Fellowship programme in St Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Registrarship (Fellowship) programme in NUH, Residency traineeship position in the Department of Paediatrics, NUH

MBBS (S’pore), MMed (Paeds) (S’pore)

Paediatric Haematology & Oncology, Paediatric Blood & Marrow Transplantation Programme