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Dr Teng Gim Gee
Senior Consultant, Division of Rheumatology

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore

Dr Teng Gim Gee graduated from the School of Medicine at the National University of Singapore in 1997. She underwent internal medicine residency at the Austin Medical Education Programs in Austin, Texas where she served as the chief medical resident. She pursued rheumatology fellowship at University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), United States and was a research fellow at the Deep South Musculoskeletal (DSM) Center for Education and Research on Therapeutics (CERTs) at UAB. Dr Teng was involved in the development of American College of Rheumatology guidelines of use of non-biologic and biologic treatment for rheumatoid arthritis and was awarded the American College of Rheumatology Distinguished Fellow Award in 2007. Dr Teng is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in internal medicine (2003) and rheumatology (2006). She returned home to Singapore and she has been practicing medicine in the National University Hospital since 2007. As a senior clinician, she has broad interests and expertise in clinical rheumatology.

Dr Teng is highly committed to postgraduate medical education and was awarded the Best Mentor Award (2011), Best Clinical Supervisor (2011-12) and Passionate Teacher Award (2013-14) for her dedication as a teaching faculty. She is the program director of the NUHS Rheumatology Senior Residency since April 2012. She completed her Masters of Clinical Investigation at National University of Singapore in 2012. Her research interests include epidemiology and outcomes of gout, systemic sclerosis and inflammatory arthritis. She is leading ongoing clinical trial on biologic use in gout and has collaboration with basic scientist to explore the role of NLRP3 inflammasome in gout.


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