You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience.

You are using an outdated browser.

To ensure optimal security, this website will soon be unavailable on this browser. Please upgrade your browser to allow continued use of ACP websites.

You are here

Meet our New Governor-elect

Southeast Asian Chapter

Welcome to the Southeast Asian Chapter Governor, Alan Ng, MBBS, FACP.  Dr. Ng will start his four-year term as Governor in the Spring of 2018. As Governor, Dr. Ng will serve as the official representative of the College for the Southeast Asia Chapter, providing a link between members at the local level and leadership at the national level. To learn more about Dr. Ng, feel free to read his bio below.


Education: MBBS 1985, M Med (Int Med) 1990, MRCP (UK) 1990, FAMS 1995

Certification: Completed training in Internal Medicine and specialty training in Respiratory Medicine.

Present Position: Senior Consultant, Dept. of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine, Tan Tock Seng Hospital (TTSH)

ACP Chapter Involvement/Leadership Activities: I was involved in the discussions and development of the framework for the Chapter when I was the president of the College of Physicians Singapore. We had discussed with the presidents of the respective colleges / internal medicine societies in South East Asia about establishing the Chapter in the region.

ACP National Activities: FACP 2012

Other Appointments/Activities: Member, TTSH Clinical Board; Clinical Director, TTSH Medical Ambulatory Centre; Chairman, Credentials and Accreditation Committee; Clinical Educator Lead (Medical)/Associate Dean; Clinical Associate Professor, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore; Adjunct Associate Professor, Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, Nanyang Technological University; Past President, College of Physicians Singapore; Council member, Academy of Medicine, Singapore; Member, Singapore Medical Council; Member, Resident Advisory Committee (Respiratory Medicine); Chairman, Resident Exit Examination Committee (Respiratory Medicine)

Areas of Professional Interest/Expertise: Respiratory Medicine, Interventional Pulmonology, Medical Education and Training