Prof Yock Young DAN
Department of Medicine
Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
National University Singapore
Division of Gastroenterology
National University Hospital
National University Health System
Deputy Director Medical Service (Health Services Group)
Ministry of Health
Associate, Cancer Science Institute
National University of Singapore
Associate, Genome Institute of Singapore
Dr Dan Yock Young obtained his medical degree (MBBS) from the National University of Singapore in 1994 He is a gastro/hepatologist having obtaining his MRCP(UK) and MMed (Int Med) in 2000 and Fellow of Academy of Medicine (Gastroenterology) in 2003..
He is a clinician scientist and his research interests include liver progenitor cells, their mechanistic roles and potential for therapeutic applications in liver failure, liver cancer and NAFLD
He is currently Senior Consultant at National University Hospital and serves as Deputy Director Medical Service (Health Services Group) at Ministry of Health.
His clinical research interests include: Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis; Liver Stem Cell for end stage cirrhosis; Hepatocellular carcinoma