Dr Yong Woon Chai

Senior Consultant, Division of Palliative Care, National University Cancer Institute, Singapore (NCIS) 


Senior Clinical Lecturer, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore


Visiting Consultant, St.Luke’s Hospital


Dr Yong graduated from University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK in 2000. She was trained in Internal Medicine, and subsequently received her postgraduate training in Singapore in Geriatric Medicine and Palliative Care. Awarded by HMDP, she completed Clinical Fellowship in Palliative Medicine under the University of Alberta, Canada in 2009. As a clinician, her focus is on general palliative care.


Education and Fellowships

MBBS (UK), MRCP (UK), M Med (Int Med), FAMS


Awards and Honours

  • HMDP Fellowship 2008


Professional Memberships

  • Member, The Pain Association of Singapore
  • Member, Society for Geriatric Medicine, Singapore


Updated as of 27 July 2016