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Lee Kheng Hock

Associate Professor

Deputy Chair, Family Medicine Academic Clinical Programme


Education Qualifications: MBBS, MCGP (Spore), MMed (FamMed), Dip Pract Derm (Wales), FCFPS

Dr Lee obtained his medical degree at the National University of Singapore in 1987.  He holds the Master of Medicine Degree in Family Medicine (1993), Diploma in Practical Dermatology (UK) and the Fellow of the College of Family Physicians Singapore (2000).  Dr Lee served continuously as a Council Member of the College of Family Physicians since 1993 and was the Censor-in-Chief (Chief Examiner) of the College of Family Physicians Singapore from 2005 to 2009. He is presently the Vice-President of the College.  He serves in various national level committees that promote training and professionalism in Singapore.  He is an examiner in the Master of Medicine (Family Medicine) Exams and the Chief Examiner of the Graduate Diploma in Family Medicine.

His area of interest is in health assessment, physician training, complexity science and health services research.  He is the Programme Leader of the Family Medicine Clerkship and the College Master of the Sir Gordon Arthur Ransome Student Advisory College of the school.  Dr Lee is active in promoting research and holds the appointment of Principal Investigator in the Family Medicine Research Network of the Singapore Clinical Research Institute.

Before returning to the public sector in 2006, Dr Lee worked for 10 years as a clinician leader in a private group practice. His present clinical duties include providing care to hospitalized patients and patients at the specialist outpatient clinic of our hospital. 


Professional Appointments and Committee Memberships:

  • Senior Consultant, Department of Family Medicine Continuing Care, Singapore General Hospital
  • Council Member, College of Family Physicians (1993 – present)
  • Censor-in-Chief (Chief Examiner), College of Family Physicians Singapore (2005 – 2009)
  • Vice-President, College of Family Physicians Singapore 

Leadership positions / roles in Education: 

  • Examiner, Master of Medicine (Family Medicine) Exams
  • Chief Examiner, Graduate Diploma in Family Medicine