Senior Consultant Psychiatrist.
Chief, Department of Recovery Care
Vice Chairman Medical Board (Clinical Quality)
Adjunct Assistant Professor, YLL-NUS and Duke-NUS
President Singapore Psychiatric Association (2008, 2009, 2010)
Doctor since 1991, Psychiatrist since 1998
Awards – Best Teaching Award, Service Champion Awards, Exsa Gold and Star Award, Service Pillar Award, Sayang Award, Minister for Health Award for the Tsunami Relief Operation 2005, National Humanity Award 2006, National Distinguished PS 21 Award 2007, NUS Deans Best Teaching Award 2008
NHG Outstanding Citizenship Award 2013
2015 FVDG Appreciation Award from National Family Violence Network and Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF)
2016 Key Talent Recognition Award by NHG
2019 NHG Team Recognition Award Silver for Slow Stream Rehabilitation
2019 National Day award Bronze
2020 National Day Long Service Award
Clinical Interests – Psychiatric Rehabilitation, Psychotherapy (Distinction in Psychodynamic Psychotherapy), Certified Psychiatric Rehabilitation Practitioner.
Interest in Emergency Psychiatry
Personal interests – Globe trotter (backpacked around the world for 9 months), semi-professional singer, radio talk-show host and columnist writer.