CCE - Inaugural General Meeting (IGM)
15 Sep 2017

The Inaugural General Meeting (IGM) of the College of Clinician Educators was held on 15 September 2017. It was attended by 13 fellows to mark the establishment of the college. Dr S R E Sayampanathan, Master of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore, graced the occasion and formalised the IGM.


The interim Council for the year council term 2017 – 2018 are:


President  : Dr Dujeepa Samarasekera
Vice-President  : Dr Tham Kum Ying
Honorary Secretary  : Dr Tay Sook Muay
Honorary Treasurer  : Dr Thamotharampillai Thirumoorthy
Council Members  : Dr Abhilash Balakrishnan
   : Dr Kevin Tan
   : Dr Yip Chee Chew
Co-Opted Members  : Dr Chay Oh Moh
   : Dr Lim Wee Shiong
   : Dr Nigel Tan
   : Dr Yong Wei Sean


MHPE-S Graduates – 2015 Intake
21 Jul 2017

The Master of Health Professions Education – Singapore

On 21 July 2017, trainees from the MHPE-S 2015 intake, graduated from the program.

A total of 10 trainees were awarded the Master of Science Degree in Health Professions Education by the University of Maastricht in collaboration with the Academy of Medicine.

51st SMCM - Training of Specialist: Are We On The Right Track?
21 Jul 2017

The Chapter of Clinician Educators took part in the 51st Singapore Malaysia Congress of Medicine (SMCM) 2017 held at the Grand Copthorne hotel, on 21 July 2017.


The topic hosted was “Specialist Training: Are We on the Right Track?” Chaired by both A/Prof Abhilash Balakrishnan and Dr Dujeepa Samarasekera. Focusing on the following issues and insights:


Topic : Debate: Focusing on the present training format of post-graduate training in Singapore from different angles.


Singhealth: Dr Snajee Shanker

National University Health System: Dr Tan Li Feng, Dr Glen Liau

National Healthcare Group: Dr Nathaniel Heah, Dr Tang Man Hon


Topic : Perspective from Hong Kong: Training the Future Physicians
Presenters :

Prof Lau Chak-Sing
Hong Kong Academy of Medicine

Topic : Residency Programs in Singapore:  Have We Got the Right Alignment?
Presenters :

A/Prof Nicholas Chew Wuen Ming
Group Chief Education Officer
National Healthcare Group

Topic : Tracing Back the History, the Changes and Reflections of a Senior Clinician
Presenters :

Prof Chay Oh Moh
Senior Consultant and KKH Campus Director, Education
KK Women's and Children's Hospital

Chapter of Clinician Educators Symposium
30 Dec 2014


The Chapter of Clinician Educators is organising a Symposium on the 31 January 2015.  Our invited guest speaker is Professor Brian Hodges who will discuss “Medical services research education – a myth or a reality?”

We would like to take this opportunity to invite you to attend this symposium. 

Date:                Saturday, 31 January 2015
Time:               11:00 am (Registration at 10:45 am and Lunch at 12:00 noon)
Venue:             The White Space, Academia @ Singhealth, 20 College Road, Singapore 169856

The programme also includes a thematic group discussion by procedural and non-procedural base specialities facilitated by A/Prof Chen Fun Gee and A/Prof Wong Kok Seng.

For more details , you can click on this link for a more detailed programme.

For catering purposes, kindly register your interest with Ms Pearly Gan at  or Tel : 6593 7809 for more details.

We sincerely look forward to seeing you at the symposium.



Inaugural General Meeting
12 Feb 2014

The Inaugural General Meeting of the Chapter of Clinician Educators will be held as follows:

Time: 11 March, 6pm

Venue: NKF Centre, 81 Kim Keat Road (S 328836) Training Suite 1C, Level 1



4 Dec 2013

The Chapter of Clinician Educators (CCE) hopes to bring together all specialists in public institutions and the private sector interested in medical education to support the national medical education agenda.


The objectives of the CCE are:

  • Pedagogical up-skilling
  • Engagement and recognition of outstanding educators
  • Advocacy for clinical educators
  • To serve an advisory and think tank role
  • Foster a culture of innovation and research in medical education


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