- Scientific Chairman
Dr. Aung Myint Oo
Department of General Surgery
Tan Tock Seng Hospital
MBBS, MRCSEd, MMed (Surgery), FRCSEd (General Surgery), FICS, FAMS
Dr. Aung Myint Oo is a Consultant Surgeon in the Department of General Surgery in Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore.
He is also a clinical lecturer at the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore.
Dr. Aung completed his basic and advanced surgical training in Singapore. He was awarded Health Manpower Development Plan (HMDP) scholarship to undergo his fellowship training in advance minimally invasive upper gastrointestinal surgery at Seoul National University Bundang Hospital, Korea. He is a member of international societies for endo-laparoscopic surgeons and bariatric surgeons. He is also a member of the Obesity and Metabolic Surgery Society of Singapore.
Dr. Aung is actively involved in both clinical research and teaching. He was awarded Ministry of Health Healthcare Research Scholarship in 2013. He is currently an instructor of Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) and Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) courses. He is also a core faculty of the Surgical Residency programme in Singapore. He is also an e-tutor of MSc in Surgical Science, Edinburgh Surgical Science Qualifications, UK.