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SEE Cheong Yan, Brian


  • Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health (Adjunct)
  • Republic of Singapore Armed Forces (Primary)

Research Areas:

  • Workers Health
  • Aircrew Health

Teaching Areas:

  • Occupational Medicine
  • Fatigue Management

Academic/Professional Qualifications:

  • MBBS (2005), National University of Singapore
  • DAvMed (2008), Royal College of Physicians
  • MPH (2012), National University of Singapore
  • FAMS (2014), Academy of Medicine, Singapore

Awards/Honours (post-graduate):

  • Jeffrey R Davis, MD International Aerospace Medicine Scholarship (2013)
  • Valedictorian, Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health (2012)
  • Tye Cho Yook Gold Medal (2012)
  • Occupational and Environmental Health Society Medal (2012)
  • Richard Gillis Prize (2012)
  • SingHealth House Officer Award (2006)

Career History:

  • Honorary Clinical Fellow, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust (2016 – present)
  • Head General Staff, RSAF Medical Service (2014 – 2016)
  • Registrar, Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health (2014)
  • Branch Head, RSAF Aeromedical Centre (2012 – 2013)
  • Medical Officer, Changi General Hospital; SingHealth Polyclinics; National Skin Centre (2010 – 2011)
  • Staff Officer, RSAF Aeromedical Centre (2008 – 2010)
  • Officer Commanding, 1 Medical Squadron (2007)
  • House Officer, Changi General Hospital; Singapore General Hospital (2005 – 2006)

Administrative Leadership:

  • Co-Chairman, Scientific Committee, 10th Public Health and Occupational Medicine Conference (2015)
  • Assistant Honorary Secretary, Society of Aviation Medicine Singapore (2014 – present)
  • Secretary, Organising Committee, 58th International Congress of Aviation and Space Medicine (2010)

Professional/Consulting Activities:

  • Visiting Consultant, Changi General Hospital
  • Medical Assessor, Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore
  • Lecturer, Singapore Aviation Academy Aviation Medicine Course for Medical Examiners

Publications and Papers:

  • See B, Gan WH. Aviation medicine. In: Koh D, Aw TC, editors. Textbook of Occupational Medicine Practice, 4th Ed. Singapore: World Scientific; 2017.
  • See B, Tan M, Chia SE, Gan WH, Low R, Nah G. Photorefractive keratectomy in young Asian aviators with low-moderate myopia. Aviat Space Environ Med 2014;85:25-9.
  • See B, Chua D, Lim D. Operational evaluation of blue-enriched white light as a fatigue countermeasure for controllers on night shift. In: 61st International Congress of Aviation and Space Medicine, 6-10 October 2013, Jerusalem, Israel. Brossard, Canada: IAASM; 2013.
  • See B, Nah G, Gan WH, Low R. Efficacy of photorefractive keratectomy for military pilot recruitment in an Asian air force. In: 84th Aerospace Medical Association Annual Scientific Meeting, 12-16 May 2013; Chicago, IL. Alexandria, VA: AsMA; 2013.
  • See B, Gan WH, Low R. Medical attrition in military pilot selection: a Singapore perspective. In: 58th International Congress of Aviation and Space Medicine, 10-14 October 2010; Singapore. Brossard, Canada: IAASM; 2010.


Assistant Professor
Email see_cheong_yan_brian@defence.gov.sg


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