Dr Krista Francisco

Resident Physician, Division of Paediatric Haematology-Oncology, National University Hospital (NUH)


Dr Krista Francisco graduated from the University of Santo Tomas Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, Manila, Philippines in 2004. She completed her paediatric residency at the University of Santo Tomas Hospital before coming to Singapore, where she subsequently completed her training in Paediatric Oncology at the National University Hospital, KTP-National University Children’s Medical Institute. She was conferred the Diploma in Paediatric Cancer Care by the Academy of Medicine Singapore in March 2015. She is currently subspecializing in Paediatric Haematology Oncology and has a special interest in Paediatric Palliative Care.



Bachelor of Science in Medicine (Phil), Diplomate in Pediatrics (Phil), Diploma in Paediatric Cancer Care (Sin)


Special Interests

  • Paediatric Oncology
  • Palliative Care


Professional Memberships

  • Member, Pediatric Oncology Group, Singapore
  • Committee member, VIVA ASIA
  • Diplomate, Philippine Paediatric Society
Updated as of 30 August 2017