Speakers >
About the Speaker


Adj Assoc Prof CHAN Mei Yoke


Senior Consultant, Paediatric Haematology/Oncology Service,
KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital


• Speaker, Healthcare Ethics and Medical Law Symposium (Part 1), 21 Sep 2018


Adj Assoc Prof Chan Mei Yoke graduated from the National University of Singapore in 1987 with a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS). She trained in Paediatrics and obtained her Masters of Medicine (Paediatrics) from the Postgraduate Medical School in National University of Singapore in 1992. She obtained her Membership of the Royal College of Physicians (MRCP) (London) in 1994. From 1993 to 1997, she trained in Paediatric Haematology/Oncology in Royal Marsden Hospital and Great Ormond Street Hospital in London, United Kingdom. She has been a Fellow of the Royal College of Paediatric and Child Health (FRCPCH) since 2010. She has also been a Specialist in Palliative Medicine since 2010. Her special interests in paediatric haematology/oncology include the setting up of holistic care for children with cancer and other chronic life-limiting illnesses, which encompasses palliative and hospice care. She has a keen interest in clinical ethics. Adj Assoc Prof Chan is currently Senior Consultant in Paediatric Haematology/Oncology and Paediatric Palliative Service in KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Adjunct Associate Professor at the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine at the National University of Singapore, and the Duke-NUS Medical School. She is also currently the Chairman of the Hospital Ethics Committee.