Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Dr. Joanne Ngeow - Scientific Advisory Board

Dr. Joanne Ngeow: PTEN FoundationDr. Joanne Ngeow, BMedSci, MBBS, FRCP, MPH is Senior Consultant, Division of Medical Oncology at the National Cancer Centre Singapore and Associate Professor (Genomic Medicine) at the Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, Nanyang Technological University Singapore. Dr. Ngeow is a joint Principal Investigator at the Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, Agency for Science, Technology and Research Singapore (A*Star). Dr. Ngeow currently heads the Cancer Genetics Service at the National Cancer Centre Singapore with an academic interest in hereditary cancer syndromes and translational clinical cancer genetics.

She was awarded consecutive fellowships by the National Medical Research Council and the Ambrose Monell Foundation to complete formal clinical and wet bench training in Cancer Genomic Medicine at the Genomic Medicine Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Ohio. She has published in and serves as a reviewer for many top-tiered peer-reviewed journals including the Journal of Clinical Oncology, JNCI, Gastroenterology. Dr. Ngeow is an Editorial Board Member for Endocrine Related Cancers.

Dr. Ngeow is funded by the National Medical Research Council and Ministry of Health to explore how gene-environmental interactions predisposes to cancer initiation and progression and the implementation of genomics into routine clinical care.

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