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WEE Hwee Lin

Affiliations:

  • Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health (Joint)
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacy, NUS Faculty of Science (Primary)

Research Areas:

  • Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research
  • Medication Adherence

Teaching Areas:

  • PR4203 (Pharmacy Practice IV)
  • PR5230 (Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research)
  • SPH3103 (Public Health Economics)
  • GEK1900 (Antibiotic resistance)
  • CO5214 (Health Services Research)
  • PR3144 (Principles of Research Methods)

Academic/Professional Qualifications:

  • PhD (2006), National University of Singapore
  • BSc(Pharm)(Hons) (2000), National University of Singapore

Awards/Honours (Post-PhD):

  • International Society for Quality of Life Research New Investigator Award (Poster Category), 2011
  • UK-Singapore Partners in Science Collaboration Award, 2012

Career History:

  • Research Coordinator, Department of Rheumatolgoy & Immunology, Singapore General Hospital, 2005-2006
  • Research Scientist, Department of Rheumatolgoy & Immunology, Singapore General Hospital, 2006-2007

Administrative Leadership:

  • Member, Board of Directors, International Society for Quality of Life Research, 2012 - 2015
  • President, International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research Singapore Chapter, 2012
  • Founding President-elect, International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research Singapore Chapter, 2011

Selected Publications:

  • Humanistic and economic outcomes of pharmacist-provided medication review in the community-dwelling elderly: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Loh ZW, Cheen MH, Wee HL. J Clin Pharm Ther. 2016 Dec;41(6):621-633.
  • Modelling the cost-effectiveness of pharmacist-managed anticoagulation service for older adults with atrial fibrillation in Singapore. Chua WB, Cheen HH, Kong MC, Chen LL, Wee HL. Int J Clin Pharm. 2016 Oct;38(5):1230-40.
  • Current and future economic burden of diabetes among working-age adults in Asia: conservative estimates for Singapore from 2010-2050. Png ME, Yoong J, Phan TP, Wee HL. BMC Public Health. 2016 Feb 16;16:153.
  • Cost Related to Dementia in the Young and the Impact of Etiological Subtype on Cost. Kandiah N, Wang V, Lin X, Nyu MM, Lim L, Ng A, Hameed S, Wee HL. J Alzheimers Dis. 2016;49(2):277-85.

Assistant Professor
Email phawhl@nus.edu.sg

 

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