60 Years


There are currently 11 Standing Committees established under the AMS by-laws.

 

Chairmen and members of the Standing Committees are appointed for a term of 3 years which can be extended for another 3 years. The members comprise of representatives from the Colleges, non-College Chapters and any other members as determined by the Chairmen of the Committees, subject to approval by the Council. One to two elected councillors are represented in each Standing Committee as ex-officio members to serve as liaisons between the Council and Standing Committees. Half-yearly official reports are presented to the Council by the Chairman of each Standing Committee.

 

 

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
Chairman Dr SRE Sayampanathan
Members Dr Teo Eng Kiong
  Dr Khoo Kei Siong
  Dr Chan Yew Weng
  Dr Lai Fon-Min
  Dr David Lye
  Dr Yeo Jin Fei

 

 

STANDING COMMITTEES

Standing Committee on Finance and Establishment Review

Standing Committee on Audit

Standing Committee on Constitutional Review

Standing Committee on Continuing Professional Development

Standing Committee on Membership

Standing Committee on Postgraduate Education

Standing Committee on Professional Affairs

Standing Committee on Publication

Standing Committee on Scientific Conferences and Seminar

Standing Committee on Search

Standing Committee on Specialist Training and Examination

 

 

 
STANDING COMMITTEE ON FINANCE AND ESTABLISHMENT REVIEW

The Standing Committee on Finance and Establishment Review is responsible for setting policies and procedures governing use of resources supporting AMS operational needs and long-term development; ensuring proper books of accounts are kept and reported; ensuring internal and external audits are in place, as well as overseeing the annual statement of accounts, annual capital and operational budgets, and Building and Endowment Funds. The Committee also oversees the building maintenance, as well as fund raising.

 

2016 - 2017
Chairman Dr Lai Fon-Min
Vice Chairman Dr David Lye
Members Dr Chan Yew Weng
  Dr Yeo Jin Fei
  Dr Wong Chiang Yin
  Dr Lim Lay Cheng
  Dr Khoo Kei Siong
  Dr V Anantharaman
Ex-Officio Dr S R E Sayampanathan

 

2015 - 2016
Chairman Dr Lai Fon-Min
Vice Chairman Dr Alan Ng
Members Dr SRE Sayampanathan
  Dr Teo Eng Kiong
  Dr Chan Yew Weng
  Dr Lim Lay Cheng
  Dr David Lye
  Dr Wong Chiang Yin
Ex-Officio Dr Lim Shih Hui

 

2013 - 2014
Chairman Dr Khoo Kei Siong
Vice Chairman Dr Lai Fon-Min
Members Dr Wong Kok Seng
  Dr Teo Eng Kiong
  Dr Lim Lay Cheng
  Dr Wong Chiang Yin
  Dr Tan Bien Soo
Ex-Officio Dr Lim Shih Hui

 

2012 - 2013
Chairman Dr Tan Bien Soo
Members Dr Teo Eng Kiong
  Dr Chan Yew Weng
  Dr Khoo Kei Siong
  Dr Wong Chiang Yin
  Dr Anthony Heng
  Dr Wong Kok Seng
Ex-Officio Dr Lim Shih Hui

 

2011 - 2012
Chairman Dr Anthony Heng
Members Dr Lim Shih Hui
  Dr Tan Bien Soo
  Dr Chan Yew Weng
  Dr Wong Chiang Yin
Ex-Officio Dr Tan Kok Chai
  Dr Lee Kok Onn

 

2010 - 2011
Chairman Dr Ng Boon Keng
Members Dr Anthony Heng
  Dr Chan Yew Weng
  Dr Wong Chiang Yin
Ex-Officio Dr Tan Kok Chai
  Dr Lim Shih Hui

 

2009 - 2010
Chairman Dr Anthony Heng
Members Dr Ng Boon Keng
  Dr Tan Kok Chai
  Dr Chan Yew Weng
Ex-Officio Dr Fock Kwong Ming
  Dr Lim Shih Hui

 

2008 - 2009
Chairman Dr Anthony Heng
Members Dr Ng Boon Keng
  Dr Tan Kok Chai
Ex-Officio Dr Fock Kwong Ming
  Dr Lim Shih Hui

 

 

 
STANDING COMMITTEE ON AUDIT

The Standing Committee on Audit is responsible for establishing compliance levels to the Charities (IPCs) Regulations 2007; recommending improvements where there is non-compliance to strengthen corporate governance; covering areas concerned with use of donations, issuance of tax deduction receipts, duty to donors, maintenance of donation and accounting records, fund raising appeals and expenses as listed in the Charities (IPCs) Regulations 2007, as well as covering selective areas concerned with management practices as listed in the By-Laws of AMS.

 

2016 - 2019
Chairman Dr Tan Kok Chai
Members Dr Huang Shoou Chyuan
  Dr Lee Kok Onn

 

2013 - 2014
Chairman Dr Chew Chin Hin
Members Dr Chee Yam Cheng
  Dr Anthony Heng
  Dr Ling Sing Lin

 

2008 - 2012
Chairman Dr Chew Chin Hin
Members Dr Ling Sing Lin
  Dr Chee Yam Cheng

 

 

 
STANDING COMMITTEE ON CONSTITUTIONAL REVIEW

The Standing Committee on Constitutional Review is responsible for proposing revision and updating of the Memorandum and Articles of Association; proposing revision and updating of the By-Laws; building the relationship between AMS and Colleges and overseeing the governance of AMS.

 

2013 - 2014
Chairman Dr Lim Shih Hui
Vice Chairman Dr Alan Ng Wei Keong
Members Dr S R E Sayampanathan
  Dr T Thirumoorthy
Ex-Officio Dr Teo Eng Kiong

 

2011 - 2012
Chairman Dr Lim Shih Hui
Members Dr Ho Lai Yun
  Dr Low Cheng Hock
Ex-Officio Dr Lee Kok Onn
  Dr Wong Kok Seng

 

2010 – 2011
Chairman Dr Fock Kwong Ming
Members Dr Ho Lai Yun
  Dr Low Cheng Hock
Ex-Officio Dr Lim Shih Hui
  Dr Chan Yew Weng

 

2009 – 2010
Chairman Dr Tan Kok Chai
Members Dr Ho Lai Yun
  Dr Low Cheng Hock
Ex-Officio Dr Lim Shih Hui
  Dr Chan Yew Weng

 

 

 
STANDING COMMITTEE ON CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

The Standing Committee on Continuing Professional Development is responsible for setting the policies and procedures for continuing medical education and training matters; programmes for continuing medical education and continuing professional development; accreditation of specialists for CME requirements, as well as assisting in the assessment and audit of CME providers/events.

 

2008 - 2012
Chairman Dr Lim Shih Hui
Members Dr Chong Jinlong
  Dr Cuthbert Teo Eng Swee
  Dr Goh Siang Hiong
  Dr Heng Wee Jin
  Dr Ikshuvanam Swaminathan
  Dr Roland Chong
  Dr Quek Swee Tian
  Dr Ho Lai Yun

 

 

 
STANDING COMMITTEE ON MEMBERSHIP

The Standing Committee on Membership is responsible for setting policies and procedures governing membership matters; being in charge of membership growth, retention and the appeal process, as well as proposing creation and/or revision of membership categories.

 

 

2016 - 2019
Chairman Dr Yeo Jin Fei
Vice Chairman Dr Chan Yew Weng
Members Dr Bok Chek Wai
  Dr Roger Ho
  Dr Ho Kok Sun
  Dr Inny Busmanis
  Dr Terence Teo
  Dr Varsha Atul Shah
Ex-Officio Dr David Lye Chien Boon 

 

2015 - 2016
Chairman Dr T Thirumoorthy
Vice Chairman Dr Chan Yew Weng
Members Dr Roger Ho
  Dr David Lye Chien Boon
  Dr Ravishankar K. Diddapur
  Dr Varsha Atul Shah

 

2013 - 2014
Chairman Dr T Thirumoorthy
Vice Chairman Dr S R E Sayampanathan
Members Dr Anthony Heng
  Dr Liau Kui Hin
  Dr Lim Lay Cheng
  Dr Benjamin Charles Long
  Dr David Lye Chien Boon
  Dr Ong Seh Hong
  Dr Andrew Tan Eik Hock

 

2011 - 2012
Chairman Dr Tay Jam Chin
Members Dr Chan Kin Ming
  Dr Huang Shoou Chyuan
  Dr Lai Fook Onn
  Dr Sim Kang
  Dr Tan Ai Ling
  Dr Vijay K Sethi

 

2010 - 2011
Chairman Dr Lee Kok Onn
Members Dr Chan Kin Ming
  Dr Huang Shoou Chyuan
  Dr Lai Fook Onn
  Dr Sim Kang
  Dr Tan Ai Ling
  Dr Vijay K Sethi

 

2008 - 2010
Chairman Dr Lee Kok Onn
Members Dr Chan Kin Ming
  Dr Huang Shoou Chyuan
  Dr Lai Fook Onn
  Dr Sim Kang
  Dr Tan Ai Ling
  Dr Vijay K Sethi
Ex-Officio Dr Chan Heng Thye
  Dr Yeo Seow Heong, George

 

 

 
STANDING COMMITTEE ON POSTGRADUATE EDUCATION

The Standing Committee on Postgraduate Education is responsible for conducting Non-specialist Diploma Courses, Staff Registrar Diploma Courses and managing the Register of Staff Registrars.

 

2014 - 2015
Chairman Dr Fock Kwong Ming
Vice Chairman Dr Tay Jam Chin
Members Dr Wong Chiang Yin
  Dr Tan Puay Hoon
  Dr Terrance Chua Siang Jin
  Dr Lim See Lim
  Dr Ooi Oon Cheng
  Dr Steven Lim
  Dr Lee Jer En
  Dr Leo Yee Sin
  Dr Lim Soon Thye
  Dr Victor Samuel Rajadurai
  Dr Chan Yee Cheun
  Dr Seow Wan Tew
  Dr Anthony Goh Soon Whatt
  Dr Lai Fon-Min
  Dr Fareed Kagda
  Dr Quah Thuan Chong
  Dr Ng Kee Chong
  Dr Quak Seng Hock
  Dr Chian Peak Chiang
  Dr Richard Yeo
  Dr Cynthia Chee Bin Eng
  Dr Ng Heng Joo
  Dr Kesavan Esuvaranathan
Ex-Officio Dr Anthony Heng
  Dr Wong Kok Seng

 

2013 - 2014
Chairman Dr Fock Kwong Ming
Vice Chairman Dr Tay Jam Chin
Members Dr Wong Chiang Yin
  Dr Tan Puay Hoon
  Dr Terrance Chua Siang Jin
  Dr Lim See Lim
  Dr Ooi Oon Cheng
  Dr Steven Lim
  Dr Lee Jer En
  Dr Leo Yee Sin
  Dr Lim Soon Thye
  Dr Victor Samuel Rajadurai
  Dr Chan Yee Cheun
  Dr Seow Wan Tew
  Dr Anthony Goh Soon Whatt
  Dr Lai Fon-Min
  Dr Fareed Kagda
  Dr Quah Thuan Chong
  Dr Ng Kee Chong
  Dr Quak Seng Hock
  Dr Chian Peak Chiang
  Dr Richard Yeo
  Dr Cynthia Chee Bin Eng
  Dr Ng Heng Joo
  Dr Kesavan Esuvaranathan
Ex-Officio Dr Anthony Heng
  Dr Wong Kok Seng

 

2009 - 2012
Chairman Dr Fock Kwong Ming
Members Dr Peng Li Lee
  Dr Quak Seng Hock
  Dr Leo Yee Sin
  Dr Anthony Goh Soon Whatt
  Dr Seow Wan Tew
  Dr Chong Mei Sian
  Dr Fareed Kagda
  Dr Lim See Lim
  Dr Ooi Oon Cheong
  Dr Terrance Chua Siang Jin
  Dr Lim Shih Hui
  Dr Alethea Yee
  Dr Angel Lee
  Dr Tay Jam Chin
  Dr Lim Beng Hai
  Dr Lai Fon-Min
  Dr Lim Lay Cheng
  Dr Lee Soo Chin
  Dr Tan Puay Hoon
  Dr Victor Samuel Rajadurai
Ex-Officio Dr Ikshuvanam Swaminathan

 

Note:

Their appointment is by virtue of their office or appointment (ie. Chapter Chairs or SRS Programme Directors).

 

 

 
STANDING COMMITTEE ON PROFESSIONAL AFFAIRS

The Standing Committee on Professional Affairs is responsible for setting the policies and procedures for professional affair matters; providing advice on clinical practice guidelines; advising medical professional bodies on new technologies and the development of specialties and subspecialties; providing recommendations to MOH on the associated policies and procedures governing the adoption of new technologies and the practice of new specialties and subspecialties; generating and disseminating information and knowledge to the public on matters related to health; providing independent medical expert reports, as well as assisting on the verification of foreign visiting experts.

 

2013 - 2014
Chairman Dr Ho Lai Yun
Vice Chairman Dr Alan Ng Wei Keong
Members Dr Lai Fon-Min
  Dr Prema Raj
  Dr Philip Tseng Seng Sou
  Dr Benjamin Charles Long
  Dr Tan Hak Koon
  Dr Victor Samuel Rajadurai
  Dr Tay Jam Chin
  Dr Tchoyoson Lim Choie Cheio
  Dr Kesavan Esuvaranathan
  Dr Aung Tin
  Dr Eugene Shum Jin-Wen
  Dr Tan Eng King
  Dr Venkataraman Anantharaman
  Dr Cuthbert Teo Eng Swee
  Dr Ng Beng Yeong

 

2008 - 2012
Chairman Dr Ho Lai Yun
Members Dr Boey Wah Keong
  Dr Christopher Cheng
  Dr Cuthbert Teo Eng Swee
  Dr Ng Li-Ling
  Dr Peter George Manning
  Dr Thomas Chee Swee Guan
  Dr Wong Kok Seng
Ex-Officio Dr Ikshuvanam Swaminathan
  Dr Selan Sayampanathan

 

Note:

Their appointment is by virtue of their office or appointment (ie. Chapter Chairs or SRS Programme Directors).

 

 

 
STANDING COMMITTEE ON PUBLICATION

The Standing Committee on Publication is responsible for setting the policies and procedures for publication matters; overseeing the publication of the Annals, AMS News and any other publications of the AMS, as well as ensuring financial profitability of the division.

 

2016 - 2017
Chairman Dr Tan Eng King
Deputy Editors Dr Erle CH Lim
  Dr Yap Hui Kim
Associate Editors Dr Ng Beng Yeong
  Dr Pierce KH Chow
Emeritus Editor Dr Vernon Oh
Members Dr Chan Ling Ling
  Dr Sandy Cook
  Dr Felix Keng
  Dr Khor Chiea Chuen
  Dr Ernest Kwek
  Dr Tchoyoson Lim
  Dr Tan Kok Yang
  Dr Tan Min Han
  Dr Teo Yik Ying
  Dr Sue-Anne Toh
Immediate Past Editor Dr Vernon Oh
Ex-Officio Dr S R E Sayamapanathan
  Dr Lai Fon Min

 

 

2014 - 2015
Chairman Dr Tan Eng King
Deputy Editors Dr Erle CH Lim
  Dr Yap Hui Kim
Associate Editors Dr Ng Beng Yeong
  Dr Pierce KH Chow
Emeritus Editor Dr Vernon Oh
Members Dr Richard Sim
  Dr Tchoyoson Lim
  Dr Tan Min Han
  Dr Khor Chiea Chuen
  Dr Stacey KH Tay
  Dr Charles Chuah
Immediate Past Editor Dr Vernon Oh
Ex-Officio Dr Lim Shih Hui
  Dr Khoo Kei Siong

 

 

2013 - 2014
Chairman Dr Tan Eng King
Deputy Editors Dr Erle Lim Chuen Hian
  Dr Yap Hui Kim
Associate Editors Dr Ng Beng Yeong
  Dr Pierce Chow Kah Hoe
Emeritus Editor Dr Vernon Oh Min Sen
Members Dr Tan Min Han
  Dr Chng Wee Joo
  Dr Stacey Tay Kiat Hong
  Dr Charles Chuah Thuan Heng
  Dr Khor Chiea Chuen
  Dr Richard Sim
Ex-Officio Dr Lim Shih Hui
  Dr Tan Bien Soo

 

2011 - 2012
Chairman Dr Tan Eng King
Deputy Editors Dr Erle Lim Chuen Hian
  Dr Yap Hui Kim
Associate Editors Dr Loke Kah Yin
  Dr Ng Beng Yeong
  Dr Pierce Chow Kah Hoe
Emeritus Editor Dr Vernon Oh Min Sen
Members Dr Dan Yock Young
  Dr Krishnakumar Madhavan
  Dr Stefan Ma Sze Lok
  Dr Sitoh Yih Yian
  Dr Saw Seang Mei
  Dr Richard Sim
Ex-Officio Dr Tan Kok Chai
  Dr Ng Boon Keng

 

2010 - 2011
Chairman Dr Tan Eng King
Deputy Editors Dr Erle Lim Chuen Hian
  Dr Yap Hui Kim
Associate Editors Dr Loke Kah Yin
  Dr Ng Beng Yeong
  Dr Pierce Chow Kah Hoe
Emeritus Editor Dr Vernon Oh Min Sen
Members Dr Dan Yock Young
  Dr Krishmakumar Madhavan
  Dr Stefan Ma Sze Lok
  Dr Sitoh Yih Yian
  Dr Saw Seang Mei
  Dr Richard Sim

 

2009 - 2010
Chairman Dr Vernon Oh Min Sen
Deputy Editor Dr Yap Hui Kim
Treasurer & Associate Editor Dr Ng Beng Yeong
Associate Editors Dr Erle Lim Chuen Hian
  Dr Loke Kah Yin
  Dr Tan Eng King
Members Dr Saw Seang Mei
  Dr A Vathsala
  Dr Krishmakumar Madhavan
  Dr Sitoh Yih Yian
  Dr Kenneth Kwek
  Dr Dan Yock Young
  Dr Stefan Ma Sze Lok
  Dr Felix X Sundram
Ex-Officio Dr Fock Kwong Ming
  Dr Anthony Heng

 

2008 - 2009
Chairman Dr Vernon Oh Min Sen
Deputy Editor Dr Yap Hui Kim
Treasurer & Associate Editor Dr Ng Beng Yeong
Associate Editors Dr Erle Lim Chuen Hian
  Dr Loke Kah Yin
  Dr Tan Eng King
Members Dr Cheah Jin Seng
  Dr Terrance Chua Siang Jin
  Dr Victor Samuel Rajadurai
  Dr Saw Seang Mei
  Dr A Vathsala
  Dr Krishmakumar Madhavan
  Dr Sitoh Yih Yian
  Dr Kenneth Kwek
  Dr Dan Yock Young
  Dr Stefan Ma Sze Lok
  Dr Felix X Sundram
Ex-Officio Dr Fock Kwong Ming
  Dr Anthony Heng

 

 

 
STANDING COMMITTEE ON SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCES AND SEMINAR

 

2013 - 2014
Chairman Dr Chan Yew Weng
Vice Chairman Dr Teo Eng Kiong
Member Dr Wong Chiang Yin

 

 

 
STANDING COMMITTEE ON SEARCH

The Search Committee is responsible for developing the search plan and candidate profile for the following positions:

 

(i) Master-Elect Position
Identify suitably qualified candidates from incumbent elected councillors;
Request and review the candidates' plans for the AMS.

 

(ii) Councillor Positions
Identify suitably qualified candidates from a broad range of qualified members;
Review the suitability and obtain the candidate's agreement to be considered for the positions.

 

(iii) Standing Committee
Identify and vet a broad range of qualified members from Colleges and Chapters to sit on the various Standing Committees of the AMS Council

 

2017 - 2018
Chairman Dr SRE Sayampanathan
Members Dr Lim Shih Hui
  Dr Chan Yew Weng
  Dr Alan Ng
  Dr Wong Chiang Yin
  Dr Bryce Lee
  Dr Marion Aw

 

 

2012 - 2013
Chairman Dr Lim Shih Hui
Members Dr Tan Kok Chai
  Dr Prema Raj
  Dr Ong Hock Soo
  Dr Alan Ng Wei Keong
  Dr S R E Sayampanathan
  Dr Ng Beng Yeong
  Dr Venkataraman Anantharaman

 

2011 - 2012
Chairman Dr Tan Kok Chai
Members Dr Fock Kwong Ming
  Dr Lim Shih Hui
  Dr Lee Kok Onn
  Dr Sarvaselan Sayampanathan
  Dr Bernard Chern
  Dr Eugene Shum
  Dr Cuthbert Teo

 

2010 - 2011
Chairman Dr Tan Kok Chai
Members Dr Fock Kwong Ming
  Dr Lim Shih Hui
  Dr Wong Kok Seng
  Dr Lee Kok Onn
  Dr Venkataraman Anantharaman
  Dr Lai Fon-Min
  Dr Yap Hwa Ling

 

2009 - 2010
Chairman Dr Fock Kwong Ming
Members Dr Ho Lai Yun
  Dr Tan Kok Chai
  Dr Venkataraman Anantharaman
  Dr Yap Hwa Ling
  Dr Wong Kok Seng
  Dr Lai Fon-Min

 

2008 – 2009
Chairman Dr Fock Kwong Ming
Members Dr Ho Lai Yun
  Dr Tan Kok Chai
  Dr Venkataraman Anantharaman
  Dr Yap Hwa Ling
  Dr Wong Kok Seng
  Dr Chang Tou Choong

 

 

 
STANDING COMMITTEE ON SPECIALIST TRAINING AND EXAMINATION

The Standing Committee on Specialist Training and Examination is responsible for nominating the representatives of AMS to JCST, subject to approval by Council; influencing the policies and procedures for postgraduate specialist training and examination matters, as well as overseeing the postgraduate medical education and postgraduate examination board.

 

2011 - 2013
Chairmen Dr Lee Kok Onn
  Dr Tan Kok Chai
Members Dr Chan Yew Weng
  Dr Cheah Wei Keat
  Dr Fong Kok Yong
  Dr Ikshuvanam Swaminathan
  Dr Lucien London Ooi
  Dr Ng Keng Yeen
  Dr Suresh s/o Anandan Sahadevan
  Dr Teo Eng Kiong
  Dr Wong Wai Keong
  Dr Ho Tew Hong
  Dr Tan Bien Soo
  Dr Marion Aw
Ex-Officio Dr Fock Kwong Ming

 

2008 - 2011
Chairmen Dr Lee Kok Onn
  Dr Tan Kok Chai
Members Dr Chan Yew Weng
  Dr Cheah Wei Keat
  Dr Fong Kok Yong
  Dr Ikshuvanam Swaminathan
  Dr Lucien London Ooi
  Dr Ng Keng Yeen
  Dr Suresh s/o Anandan Sahadevan
  Dr Teo Eng Kiong
  Dr Wong Wai Keong
Ex-Officio Dr Fock Kwong Ming

 

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