Research Overview

Research assumes an expanding role in Academic Medicine, and hence SHP established a department of Research in October 2012 led by Dr Tan Ngiap Chuan.

The Research department provides the following support:

• Facilitates and establishes research collaboration with academic institutions and industry partners

• Facilitates application for ethics approval of research projects submitted to SingHealth Centralized Institution Review Board (CIRB)

• Coordinates research grant application, audits and clinical trials with regulatory authorities

• Assist in budget planning and seed funding

• Manage research data and databases

• Assist in SHP-led research training programmes

Download a copy of our research brochure.

Contact Us

SingHealth Polyclinics - Department of Research
167 Jalan Bukit Merah, Connection One, Tower 5, #15-10 Singapore 150167

Dr Tan Ngiap Chuan 
Director, Research

Ms Patricia T Kin
Senior Manager, Research Operations

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