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Asst Prof Shirin KALIMUDDIN


Consultant, Department of Infectious Diseases, Singapore General Hospital (SGH)

 Speaker, Emerging Infectious Disease Symposium, 18 Sep 2021


Asst Prof Shirin Kalimuddin is clinically trained as an Infectious Disease specialist and is currently a Consultant with the Department of Infectious Diseases at SGH. She is also a faculty member with the Programme in Emerging Diseases at Duke-NUS Medical School Singapore, and serves on the Executive Committee of the Singapore Infectious Diseases Clinical Research Network (SCRN).

Her research spans basic, translational and clinical sciences, with a focus on developing better vaccines and therapeutics for emerging infections. Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, she has been involved in research to study the immunopathogenesis of SARS-CoV2, and has led clinical trials to develop and evaluate new therapeutics against the disease.