A/Prof YEOH Khay Guan

A/Prof YEOH Khay Guan

Biography

A/Prof YEOH Khay Guan

Senior Consultant, Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology
National University Hospital
Deputy Chief Executive
National University Health System
Associate Professor, Department of Medicine
National University of Singapore
Singapore


Dr Yeoh Khay Guan is concurrently Deputy Chief Executive, National University Health System and Associate Professor of Medicine, National University of Singapore. He practices as a Senior Consultant at the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, National University Hospital (NUH).

His research interest is in enhancing the early detection of gastric and colorectal cancers. He is the Lead Principal Investigator of the Singapore Gastric Cancer Consortium, a national flagship research group, which aims to improve the outcomes for gastric cancer by early detection, improving treatment and advancing the understanding of gastric carcinogenesis. He also chairs the National Colorectal Cancer Screening Committee of the Health Promotion Board, Ministry of Health, which recommends guidelines for the national colorectal screening programme in Singapore. He has published over 170 peer-reviewed papers in international journals.