Vice-Chairman, Medical Board (Human Resource), National University Hospital
Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore
Dr Anita Lim received her MB ChB degree from the University of Glasgow. Her rheumatology training was based in Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge with Hill Gaston (reactive arthritis, spondyloarthropathies), Brian Hazleman (giant cell arteritis, polymyalgia rheumatica, shoulder pain, tendonopathies, paediatric rheumatology), Adrian Crisp (metabolic bone disease, CRPS ), John Jenner (back pain), Cathy Speed (sports medicine). She was involved in numerous clinical trials involving the biological agents in the Rheumatology Research Unit.
The latter half of her training was at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital with David Scott (primary systemic vasculitides, paediatric rheumatology), Karl Gaffney (spondyloarthropathies, paediatric rheumatology), Peter Merry (IDET in back pain) and Tarnya Marshall( rheumatology undergraduate medical curriculum).
She has been with NUH for over a decade, since 2005, in the Division of Rheumatology. She looks after the full spectrum of rheumatology patients.
Her special interest is the transition of care from paediatric to adult rheumatology.
She is also Vice-Chairman of the Medical Board, National University Hospital for Human Resource with a focus on ethics and quality improvement.