Scientific Programme


A/Prof Lita Chew Sui Tjien
Director, Allied Health,

Associate Professor Lita Chew received her pharmacy degree from NUS and obtained her post-graduate masters in medical science in Clinical Oncology at University of Birmingham, United Kingdom. She completed her fellowship training in Pharmacy Practice at the University Illinois Chicago, USA.

A/Prof Chew is an influential leader in the health care sector with over 30 years of practice experience. Her works impacts pharmacy workforce and pharmaceutical landscape in Singapore. She has guided the establishment of register for specialist pharmacists, training and development framework for pharmacist specialists, national pharmacy residency training, review of pharmacist and pharmacy technician career paths, development of competency framework for advanced pharmacy practice pharmacists and pharmacy technician, and led the development of National Pharmacy Strategy, a 10-year plan to transform pharmaceutical landscape in Singapore.

She holds concurrent positions as Group Director (Allied Health) at Singhealth, Head of Pharmacy at National Cancer Centre Singapore, Senior Advisor for Chief Pharmacist’s Office at MOH and a faculty member of NUS Pharmacy Department.

Programme Details

Day 1, 12 October 2022 , Wednesday, 1100 – 1230hrs
Session 2: 12 Oct 2022, Wed, 1100 - 1230hrs
Track : Transforming the Health Workforce (Level 1, Hall 1, ApeX)
Topic : Panel Discussion: Transforming the Health Workforce