Dr Lee Shir Ying

Senior Consultant, Department of Haematology-Oncology, National University Cancer Institute, Singapore (NCIS)

Dr Lee Shir Ying is a senior consultant haematologist at the Department of Haematology-Oncology, NCIS and Division of Haematology, Department of Laboratory Medicine, NUH. After receiving her undergraduate medical degree from the National University of Singapore in 2002, she trained in internal medicine and obtain her membership to the Royal College of Physicians of the United Kingdom in 2006. She undertook her specialty training in haematology under the Joint Commission of Specialist Training Singapore. In 2012, she obtained fellowship of the Royal College of Pathologist of the United Kingdom.


She is currently a teaching core faculty of the National University Health System Haematology Fellowship Program and Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine of the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine. She leads the Patient Blood Management subcommittee of National University Hospital. Her clinical and research interests are in anaemia and red cell disorders, venous thrombosis, transfusion medicine, and diagnostic haematology including flow cytometry.


Education and Fellowships

MBBS (Singapore), MRCP (UK), FRCPath (UK)


Specialty Interests

  • Anaemia and red cell disorders
  • Diagnostic haematology
  • Flow cytometry in haematologic and bone marrow diseases
  • Transfusion medicine
  • Thrombotic disorders


 Professional Memberships

  • Member, Royal College of Pathologists, UK
  • Member, Royal College of Physicians, UK
  • Member, Sinagpore Society of Haematology



Updated as of 15 January 2019