Dr Angela Pang is currently a Consultant in the Department of Haematology-Oncology of National University Cancer Institute, Singapore (NCIS). She obtained her undergraduate degree from the School of Medicine, National University of Singapore (NUS). Thereafter, she obtained her postgraduate qualifications - Masters in Medicine (Internal Medicine) from NUS, and her Membership of the Royal College of Physicians (UK). Subsequently, she went on to complete her advanced specialist training in Medical Oncology in the National University Hospital (NUH), Singapore and was awarded the NCIS research scholarship for her Sarcoma research fellowship with Professor Robert G Maki in the Tisch Cancer Institute, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York.
With a specific interest in the optimisation of care in elderly cancer patients, Dr Pang further pursued a Graduate Diploma in Geriatric Medicine with the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine (YLLSOM). In order to integrate her expertise in both geriatrics and oncology, she also trained in Geriatric Oncology with Dr Beatriz Korc and Dr Stuart Lichtman in the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York.
As Dr Pang’s main clinical interests are in bone/soft tissue sarcomas, gastrointestinal cancers and geriatric oncology, she is the co-lead for the Musculoskeletal oncology service in NCIS, and has also initiated several pilot projects for a multi-disciplinary geriatric oncology service in NCIS. She is also a principal investigator for several international multi-centre cancer clinical trials and also a recipient of several grants. Her research work has been published in peer reviewed journals including the Journal of Clinical Oncology (JCO), Journal of American Society of Medicine (JAMA) Oncology, British Medical Journal (BMJ) GUT, Oncotarget and others.
Dr Pang is also actively involved in both undergraduate and post graduate education at the YLLSOM and NUH respectively. She has been awarded for teaching excellence and is currently appointed as Assistant Professor for Faculty of Medicine, YLLSOM and serves as core faculty of the undergraduate education (Medical Oncology) and Senior Residency (Medical Oncology) of NUH.
NUHS Inter Professional Teaching Award 2014
NCIS Postgraduate Teaching Excellence Award 2015
NCIS Research Fellow Scholarship 2015
Clinical Investigator Program Grant, NCIS Centre Grant Call 2016
Singapore Cancer Society Research Grant 2016