Prof William Hwang Ying Khee is Medical Director, National Cancer Centre Singapore (NCCS) as well as Senior Consultant, Department of Haematology, Singapore General Hospital. He has previously served as Director, SingHealth Transplant; Head, SingHealth Duke-NUS Blood Cancer Centre; Head, Department of Haematology, Singapore General Hospital and Medical Director, Singapore Cord Blood Bank (SCBB).
He was formerly President of the World Marrow Donor Association. He is currently the Advisory Committee Member for the Center for International Blood & Marrow Transplant Research (CIBMTR), Executive Board Member of the Asia Pacific Blood and Marrow Transplantation Group (APBMT) and the Chairman of the Chapter of Haematologists, Singapore.
An established researcher who has garnered over $4 million in research funding, Prof Hwang is also a faculty member of the Cancer and Stem Cell Biology Programme in Duke-NUS where he runs a research lab. He has also published over a hundred clinical and scientific papers in the field of haematology and oncology as well as two books and several book chapters.