The CoRE team lead by Professor John Lim, and Associate Professor Silke Vogel, complement each other’s experience to successfully guide the Centre. Professor John Lim, Executive Director of CoRE holds the concurrent appointments of Senior Advisor in the Singapore Ministry of Health, Policy Core Lead at the SingHealth Duke-NUS Global Health Institute, and inaugural Chairman of the Consortium for Clinical Research & Innovation Singapore (CRIS). He brings significant experience from his previous role as Chief Executive Officer of Singapore’s Health Sciences Authority, which he led for eight years during a period of major development and growth. With the establishment of CoRE, Associate Professor Silke Vogel was appointed Deputy Director for the Centre, in addition to her existing role as Senior Associate Dean of the Office of Graduate Studies and Head of the Centre for Lifelong Learning at Duke-NUS. Her previous experiences included research and administration at the Department of Medicine at Columbia University, USA.