Dr Ross Soo

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

 

Adjunct Senior Research Fellow, Cancer Science Institute, National University of Singapore (NUS)

 

 

Dr Ross Soo is a Senior Consultant at the Department of Haematology-Oncology, NCIS, and an Adjunct Principal Investigator, Cancer Science Institute of Singapore, NUS.

 

He received his medical degree from Monash University, underwent specialist training in Melbourne and Sydney and subsequently became a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians and the Academy of Medicine, Singapore. He specializes in lung cancer, head and neck cancer and leads the Lung tumor Group at the National University Cancer Institute, Singapore.

 

His professional affiliations include memberships of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer, and the Singapore Society of Oncology. He sits on various committees including National Healthcare Group Domain-Specific Ethics Review Board, Ministry of Health Drug Advisory Committee, Medical Oncology Specialist Training Committee, and Communications Committee, International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer.

 

His research interests are in lung cancer, nasopharyngeal cancer, and gastro-intestinal cancers and have received grants for research work in these areas. He has been invited to speak and present his research findings in many international meetings and has published more than 80 papers in journals including Cell, Nature Medicine, Science Translational Medicine, Journal of Clinical Oncology, Lancet Oncology, and Cancer Research.

 

Education and Fellowship

MBBS (Monash University, Melbourne), Fellowship (RACP), Fellowship (Academy of Medicine Singapore)

 

Specialty Interests

  • Lung Cancer
  • Head & Neck Cancer
  • Phase I Clinical Trials

 

Professional Memberships

  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer
  • Singapore Society of Oncology

 

 

Updated as of 19 May 2016