Prof Leo Yee Sin
Senior Advisor, National Healthcare Group;
Senior Consultant,
Director-General of Health’s Office (DGHO), Ministry of Health

Professor Leo Yee Sin served as the Executive Director of Singapore’s National Centre for Infectious Diseases (NCID) from 2017 to 2023. During her tenure, she established NCID as an innovative institution integrating clinical care, public health, research, training, and community outreach. She led teams through multiple outbreaks in Singapore from 1999 to 2022, published over 400 peer-reviewed scientific papers and received numerous national awards. A recognized authority in her field, she serves as a member in numerous committees and advisory boards including multiple World Health Organization workgroups. She has received prestigious accolades and now contributes her expertise as Senior Consultant at the Director-General Health’s Office in Ministry of Health, Singapore and Senior Advisor, National Healthcare Group.

Programme Details

Day 1, 12 October 2023 , Thursday, 1100 – 1115hrs
Session 2: 12 Oct 2023, Thurs, 1100 – 1230hrs
Track : Track 1D: ACSI: Journey from Clinicians to Scientists and Innovators (Garnet 214 - 215)
Topic : Welcome Address and Introduction on the Academy of Clinician Scientists and Innovators
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