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TENG Woon Chien Cecilia


  • NUS Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health

Teaching Areas:

  • Public Health in Action
  • Prevention and Control of Non-Communicable Diseases

Research Interests:

  • Pharmacoepidemiology
  • Antimicrobial Resistance
  • Health Services Research

Academic Qualifications:

  • PhD, National University of Singapore
  • BSc(Pharm)(Hons), National University of Singapore

Professional Qualification:

  • Registered Pharmacist, Singapore Pharmacy Council


  • Faculty Awards AY2015/2016 - Teaching Assistant (Part Time) Award, NUS
  • Faculty Awards AY2014/2015 - Teaching Assistant (Part Time) Award, NUS
  • Dean's List (2009), National University of Singapore
  • Dean's List (2008), National University of Singapore

Career History:

  • Associate Lecturer, La Trobe University
  • Associate Lecturer, Ngee Ann Polytechnic, Singapore
  • Associate Lecturer, Nanyang Polytechnic, Singapore
  • Pharmacist, St. Andrew's Community Hospital, Singapore
  • Teaching Assistant, Department of Pharmacy, National University of Singapore
  • Pharmacist, Changi General Hospital, Singapore
  • Pre-Registration Pharmacist, KK Women's and Children's Hospital, Singapore


  • Koh HL, Teng WC, Lee Y, inventors; Leeward Pacific Pte Ltd, assignee. Compound for use in the treatment and/or prevention of parasitic mediated diseases. (PCT/SG2017/050109).

Selected Publications:

  • WC Teng, W Chan, R Suwanarusk, A Ong, HK Ho, B Russell, L Rénia, HL Koh. In vitro antimalarial evaluations and cytotoxicity investigations of Carica papaya leaves and carpaine. Natural Product Communications. 2019;14(1):33-36.
  • WC Teng, HK Ho, R Suwanarusk, HL Koh. Medicinal Plants and Malaria: Applications, Trends, and Prospects. 2016. CRC Press; Florida.
  • SB Ang, CWC Teng, TP Monika, HL Wee. Impact of atopic dermatitis on health-related quality of life among infants and children in Singapore: a pilot cross-sectional study. Proceedings of Singapore Healthcare. 2014;23(2):100-107.
  • WC Teng, JW Oh, LS New, MD Wahlin, SD Nelson, HK Ho and ECY Chan. Mechanism-based inactivation of cytochrome P450 3A4 by lapatinib. Molecular Pharmacology. 2010;78:693-703.
Email ephtwcc@nus.edu.sg


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