In the clinical realm, A/Prof Nigel Tan is an adult neurologist with an interest in epilepsy. He did his epilepsy fellowship in Melbourne, Australia, with Prof Sam Berkovic and Prof Ingrid Scheffer.
In the education realm, A/Prof Tan graduated with a Masters of Health Professions Education in 2013. He was previously Education Director NNI and Vice Chair (Education) of Neuroscience ACP, NNI. He is a faculty member of the 3 medical schools in Singapore, and was also Asst Dean Year 3 for LKCMedicine from 2015-2018. He is also faculty for the MHPE-S in Singapore, and for Internal Medicine Residency and Neurology Residency. He is currently Deputy Group Director Education (Undergraduate) for Singhealth. His areas of interest in education are in assessment and in clinical reasoning.