|Research Profile :|
BSc (2003), University of Melbourne, Australia
MSc (2006), National University of Singapore, Singapore
PhD (2010), National University of Singapore, Singapore
Assistant Professor (Courtesy), Department of Biomedical Engineering
Principal Investigator, NUS Tissue Engineering Programme, Life Sciences Institute
My research focuses on understanding the mechanisms for degeneration, and developing strategies for regeneration, of tissues of the musculoskeletal system.
Membership of Associated Professional Bodies
Vice-Treasurer, Society for Clinical Research and Translation of Extracellular Vesicles Singapore
Member, International Association for Dental Research
Member, International Cartilage Regeneration and Joint Preservation Society
Member, International Society for Extracellular Vesicles
Member, International Society for Cell and Gene Therapy
Honours and Awards:
AUA Scholars Award (Asian Universities Alliance) in 2019.
Young Scientist Award (9th World Biomaterials Congress, International) in 2012.
A*STAR International Fellowship Award (A*STAR, Singapore) from 2010 to 2012.
President Graduate Fellowship Award (NUS, Singapore) from 2006 to 2010.
Dental Science Poster Award (Combined Scientific Meeting, Singapore) in 2005.
NUS Research Scholarship (NUS, Singapore) from 2004 to 2010.
Research Summer Scholarship (Peter MacCallum Cancer Institute, Australia) in 2003.
Singapore Association for Medical Laboratory Science Prize (Singapore Polytechnic, Singapore) in 1999.
Publications List (Acrobat File)
One-Page Curriculum Vitae (Acrobat File)
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