HomeAboutFaculty DirectoryNARAYANASAMY Suganthi


My teaching philosophy is built on identifying how the student classroom experience could be altered such that it integrates content with practical experiences (through carefully selected class activities that simulate different real life environments) and where students can learn skillsets that help in character development relevant to the industry they advance towards.


  • Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health

Research Area:

  • Global Health

Teaching Areas:

  • Public health in Action
  • Public Health in Practice (UG Internship)
  • Introduction to Global Health

Academic/Professional Qualifications:

  • MPH (International Health), 2002. Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
  • BSc (Hons) Microbiology, 1998. National University of Singapore

Career History:

  • Full time Instructor (February 2016 – Present) and Adjunct Lecturer (May 2014 - February 2016), Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, National University of Singapore (NUS)
  • Lecturer (February 2010- 2014), Department of Chemical & Life Sciences, Nanyang Polytechnic, Singapore
  • Researcher (November 2002 – June 2004), Francois-Xavier Bagnoud Center for Health and Human Rights, Harvard School of Public Health (USA)

Administrative Leadership:

  • Undergraduate Minor in Public Health Internship Program

Selected Publication:

  • Health-related quality of life after total knee replacement or unicompartmental knee arthroplasty in an urban Asian population. Ko Y, Narayanasamy S, Wee HL, Lo NN, Yeo SJ, Yang KY, Yeo W, Chong HC, Thumboo J Value Health. 2011 Mar-Apr; 14 (2):322-8.




Email ephsn@nus.edu.sg


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