Faculty Speakers

SURGEONS
NATIONAL REGIONAL INTERNATIONAL

Dr Aneez DB Ahmed

Chief of Service
Senior Consultant
Units of Thoracic Surgery & Thoracic Oncology
Department of General Surgery
Tan Tock Seng Hospital
Vice-President
Robotic Surgical Society, Singapore

SINGAPORE

Dr Edmund E. Villaroman

Senior Consultant
Head of Thoracic Section
Institute of Pulmonary Medicine
St. Lukes Medical Center

PHILIPPINES

Dr Robert Cerfolio

Chief
Thoracic Surgery
New York University
Langone Medical Center
Director
Lung Cancer Service Line
Senior Consultant and
Director
Robotic Surgery
New York

UNITED STATES

Prof Theodoros Kofidis

Head Division of Adult Cardiac Surgery, Dept of CTVS
Senior Consultant
Department of Cardiac, Thoracic & Vascular Surgery, NUHCS Director Robotic Cardiac Surgery Programme Chairman Initiative for Research and Innovation of Surgery (IRIS)

SINGAPORE

Dr Chao Yin-Kai

Chief
Department of Thoracic Surgery
Deputy Director
Robotic Surgery Center
Head
Esophageal Cancer Multidisciplinary Team
Chang Gung memorial hospital,
Linkou
Associate Professor
Chang Gung University

TAIWAN

Prof Johannes Bonatti

Chief of the Heart & Vascular Institute
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

A/Prof Agasthian Thirugnanam

General Thoracic Surgery
Agasthian Thoracic Surgery Pte Ltd
Mount Elizabeth Medical Centre

SINGAPORE

Dr Soon Sing Yang

Consultant
Cardiothoracic Surgeon
Sarawak Heart Centre

MALAYSIA

Dr Nirav Patel

Director
Robotic Cardiac Surgery of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Lenox Hill Hospital
Vice Chairman of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Lenox Hill Hospital
Professor
Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine

UNITED STATES

A/Prof John Tam Kit Chung

Senior Consultant
Department of Cardiac
Thoracic and Vascular Surgery
National University Heart Centre

SINGAPORE

 

Dr Somcharoen Saeteng

General Surgeon
Chiangmai Ram Hospital
Chiangmai

THAILAND

Dr Min-Woong Kang

Chief of thoracic division
Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular surgery
Chungnam National University,
Deajeon

SOUTH KOREA

Dr Jaideepraj Rao

Chief of Service
Senior Consultant
Units of Upper Gastrointestinal and Minimal Access Surgery
Department of General Surgery
Tan Tock Seng Hospital

SINGAPORE

Dr Vinh Vu Huu

Head of Department of Thoracic Surgery
Choray Hospital

VIETNAM

Dr Calvin SH Ng

Associate Professor
Department of Surgery
Cardiothoracic Surgery
Prince of Wales Hospital
Chinese University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong

CHINA

Adj/ A/ Prof AaryanKoura

Senior Consultant
Endoscop Centre,
General Surgery Clinic,
Metablic Surgery for diabetes and weight loss (Bariatric Surgery)
Tan Tock Seng Hospital

SINGAPORE

Dr Susan Hendriarini Mety

Cardiothoracic surgeon
Persahabatan Hospital
National Respiratory Center
Jakarta

INDONESIA

Adj A/Prof Lim Chong Hee

Cardiothoracic Surgery
Mount Elizabeth Medical Centre

SINGAPORE

Dr Harish Mithiran Muthiah

Consultant
Department of Cardiac
Thoracic and Vascular Surgery
National University Heart Centre

SINGAPORE

Dr Soo Ing Xiang

Associate Consultant
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery
National Heart Centre Singapore

SINGAPORE

Dr Fazuludeen Ali Akbar

Senior Resident
Physician
Thoracic Surgery & Thoracic Oncology
Tan Tock Seng Hospital

SINGAPORE

RESPIRATORY PHYSICIANS
NATIONAL INTERNATIONAL


A/Prof John Arputhan Abisheganaden

Head & Senior Consultant
Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine
Tan Tock Seng Hospital

SINGAPORE


Dr Kyle Hogarth

Associate Professor of Medicine
Director
Bronchoscopy and Minimally Invasive Diagnostics
Co-Director
Upper Aerodigestive Cancer Risk Clinic
Medical Director
Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program

UNITED STATES

A/Prof Alan Ng

Senior Consultant
Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine
Tan Tock Seng Hospital

SINGAPORE



Adj A/Prof. Akash Verma

Consultant
Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine
Tan Tock Seng Hospital

SINGAPORE



Dr Anantham Devanand

Senior Consultant
Department of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine
Director
Bronchoscopy & Interventional Pulmonology
Singapore General Hospital

SINGAPORE

Dr Kor Ai Ching

Senior Consultant
Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine
Tan Tock Seng Hospital

SINGAPORE

Dr Chai Gin Tsen

Consultant
Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine
Tan Tock Seng Hospital

SINGAPORE

ONCOLOGISTS
NATIONAL

Dr Lavina D. Bharwani

Head of Department
Senior Consultant
Medical Oncology
Johns Hopkins Singapore

SINGAPORE

Dr Jens Samol

Senior Consultant
Medical Oncology
Johns Hopkins Singapore

SINGAPORE

Prof Alex Y. Chang

Senior Consultant
Medical Oncology
Tan Tock Seng Hospital

SINGAPORE

Dr Daniel Tan

Senior Consultant
Medical Oncology
National Cancer Centre Singapore

SINGAPORE

Dr Akhil Chopra

Specialist
OncoCare Cancer Centre

SINGAPORE

Dr Leong Cheng Nang

Senior Consultant
Clinical Director
Department of Radiation Oncology
National University Cancer Institute, Singapore (NCIS)

SINGAPORE

Dr Koh Wee Yao

Consultant
Radiation Oncology
Tan Tock Seng Hospital

SINGAPORE

Dr Jeremy Tey

Senior Consultant
NCIS@TTSH Radiotherapy Centre Radiation Oncology
Tan Tock Seng Hospital

Singapore

Dr Lim Jianri

Senior Resident
Medical Oncology
Tan Tock Seng Hospital

SINGAPORE

INTERNATIONAL

Prof Ramaswamy Govindan

Program Chair, Co-Director
Section of Medical Oncology
Professor of Medicine
Annheuser-Busch Chair in
Medical Oncology
Washington University School of Medicine

UNITED STATES

Dr Russell Hales 

Director
Thoracic Oncology Multidisciplinary Program
Assistant Professor
Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences
Johns Hopkins Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center

UNITED STATES 

Dr Tim Benepal

Consultant
Medical Oncologist
St Georges Hospital

UNITED KINGDOM

Dr Oscar Siu-Hong Chan

Associate Consultant
Department of Clinical Oncology
Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital
Hong Kong

CHINA 

NATIONAL
PATHOLOGIST


Adj A/Prof Chuah Khoon Leong

Head & Senior Consultant
Pathology
Tan Tock Seng Hospital

SINGAPORE

Dr Chau Yuk Ping, Cora

Senior Consultant
Pathology
Tan Tock Seng Hospital

SINGAPORE

Dr Ho Yong Howe

Consultant
Pathology
Tan Tock Seng Hospital

SINGAPORE

Dr Goh Liuh Ling

Principal Scientific Officer
Molecular Diagnostic Laboratory
Tan Tock Seng Hospital

SINGAPORE

Ms Sim Wey Cheng

Senior Research Fellow/ Scientific Officer
Molecular Diagnostic Laboratory
Tan Tock Seng Hospital

SINGAPORE

GASTROENTEROLOGIST

A/Prof Stephen Tsao

Senior Consultant, Deputy Director
Endoscopy Centre
Gastroenterology & Hepatology
Tan Tock Seng Hospital

SINGAPORE

Dr Yim Heng Boon

Senior Consultant
Mount Elizabeth Hospital

SINGAPORE

RADIOLOGIST

Dr Kaw Jon Leng, Gregory

Head of Department
Senior Consultant
Diagnostic Radiology (X-ray)
Tan Tock Seng Hospital

SINGAPORE

ANAESTHESIOLOGIST

Dr Nelson Chua

Executive Director (OT)
Senior Consultant,
Chairman
Technology Assessment Committee
Chairman
Medical Device Committee
Tan Tock Seng Hospital

SINGAPORE

Dr John Tey Boon Lim

Consultant, Head,
Regional Anasthesia Service
Anaesthesiology, Intensive Care and Pain Medicine
Tan Tock Seng Hospital

SINGAPORE