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Asst Prof Yeo Joo Guan


Consultant, Division of Medicine,
KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital (KKH)



• Speaker, Immunology, Paediatrics and Medicine Symposium, 17 Sep 2021


Asst Prof Yeo is Deputy Vice-Chair for SingHealth Duke-NUS Paediatrics Academic Clinical Programme (Research) and a Clinician Scientist in SingHealth Translational Immunology Institute.

He earned his M.B.B.S. and Masters of Medicine (Paediatric Medicine) from the National University of Singapore (NUS). During his advanced speciality training, he obtained his Ph.D. in 2014 from the Department of Microbiology, Immunology programme, NUS, on the role of serine protease C1s in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus pathogenesis.

Asst Prof Yeo's current research focus is on the characterisation of the healthy circulatory cellular Immunome from birth to the elderly using mass cytometry for the creation of an online standardised dataset. This platform is currently being applied to the interrogation of childhood onset Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Immunome with the dual translational goals of identifying predictors of clinical fate and novel therapeutic targets for manipulation.