HomeAboutFaculty DirectoryVENKATARAMAN Kavita



  • NUS Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health (Primary)
  • NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine (Joint)

Research Areas:

  • cardio-metabolic diseases, rehabilitation care, care integration
  • patient perspectives of care and patient reported outcomes

Teaching Areas:

  • Non-communicable disease epidemiology, prevention and control
  • Health behaviour change

Academic/Professional Qualifications:

  • MBBS(2002), University of Delhi, India
  • PG DHA(2004), University of Delhi, India
  • PhD(2009), University of Delhi, India

Awards/Honours (Post-PhD):

  • NMRC Transition Award for budding Clinician Scientists - Nov 2013
  • Runner Up - Best Young Investigator Oral Presentation - SIPHC 2012

Career History:

  • 2005-2009: National Consultant (Non-Communicable Diseases and Mental Health), World Health Organization, Country Office for India
  • 2010-2012: Research Fellow, Translational Clinical Research (TCR) Flagship Programme on Developmental Pathways to Metabolic Disease, NUS
  • 2013-2014: Lecturer, Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, NUS
  • 2014-current: Assistant Professor, Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, NUS

Selected Publications:

  • Yang PLS, Lu Y, Khoo CM, Leow MKS, Khoo EYH, Teo A, Lee YS, Das De S, Chong YS, Gluckman PD, Tai ES, Venkataraman K (corresponding author), Ng CMA. J Clin Endocrinol Metab.2013; 98(11):4516-23.
  • Venkataraman K, Khoo C, Wee HL, Tan CS, Ma S, Heng D, Lee J, Tai ES, Thumboo J. PLoS One. 2014 Nov 26;9(11):e113802.
  • Song LL, Kavita V, Peter G, Chong YS, Michael WL, Khoo CM, Melvin KS, Lee YS, Tai ES, Khoo YH. Int J Obes (Lond). 2015 Nov 16

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Assistant Professor
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Email kavita_v@nuhs.edu.sg


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