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CHONG Siow Ann


  • NUS Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health (Adjunct)
  • Vice Chairman, Medical Board (Research) and Senior Consultant Psychiatrist, Insititute of Mental Health (Primary)
  • Adjunct Professor, Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine 

Research Areas:

  • Psychoses
  • Psychiatric Epidemiology
  • Health Service Research

Academic Qualifications:

  • 1986 MBBS (Singapore), National University of Singapore
  • 1992 Master of Medicine (Psychiatry), National University of Singapore
  • 1996 Fellow of Academy of Medicine, Specialist Roll, Academy of Medicine, Singapore, Chapter of Psychiatrist
  • 2008 Doctor of Medicine, National University of Singapore

Awards and Honours:

  • 1999 Best Published Paper in 1999, Institute of Mental Health
  • 2005 First prize – Scientific Poster Competition. Inaugural Singapore Clinical Quality Forum, 7 Oct 2005
  • 2006 World Health Organization State of Kuwait Prize for Research in Health Promotion
  • 2006 NHG Researcher-Investigator-Scientist Enabler Award
  • 2007 Senior Clinician Scientist Investigator Award (National Medical Research Council)
  • 2007 National Healthcare Group Annual Scientific Congress Best Oral Paper (Medicine, Paediatrics) (Co-Investigator)
  • 2008 National Clinical Excellence Team Award (Principal Investigator)
  • 2008 National Healthcare Group Distinguished Achievement Award
  • 2011 Galloway Memorial Lecture and Gold Medal (Academy of Medicine, Singapore)
  • 2011 Long Service Award, National Council of Social Service
  • 2012 Best Publication Silver Award, Annals of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore
  • 2014 Best Publication Bronze Award, Annals of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore
  • 2016 NHG Distinguished Senior Clinician Award
  • 2016 The Public Administration Medal (Bronze) (National Day Awards)
  • 2016 Long Service Award, Ministry of Health, Singapore
  • 2016 Best Publication Gold Award, Annals of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore
  • 2017 Distinguished Psychiatrist Award (Singapore Psychiatric Association)
  • 2017 The Long Service Medal (National Day Awards)

See full CV and Publication listing here. 

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Email: siow_ann_chong@imh.com.sg
Tel: (65) 6389 2000


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