Chee Chew YIP (Singapore)

Adjunct Associate Prof. Chee Chew Yip is head and senior consultant of the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Khoo Teck Puat Hospital and head of the oculoplastics service at National Healthcare Group Eye Institute. He is also a past president (2010-2012) of the Asia Pacific Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. He was awarded the American Academy of Ophthalmology Achievement Award (2008) and Visionary Award (2010).

He has published more than 40 articles in peer-reviewed journals and two book chapters. He is also editor of the orbit and oculoplastics section for the Asia-Pacific Journal of Ophthalmology. He is now vice president of the College of Ophthalmologists, Academy of Medicine Singapore.

He is also a clinician educator at the National University of Singapore, assuming an active role in medical undergraduate teaching and curriculum development. He has designed new medical education tools and assessments. He is a member of the Ophthalmology Residency Advisory Committee at the national level as well.