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Prof. Patrick Tan

BA, MD PhD Executive Director, PRECISE (Precision Health Research, Singapore), Executive Director, Genome Institute of Singapore, A*STAR and Professor, Duke-NUS Medical School, Singapore

Prof. Patrick Tan is the Executive Director (ED) of PRECISE and will oversee the implementation of Phase II of Singapore’s National Precision Medicine Strategy, which aims to transform healthcare in Singapore, and improve patient outcomes through new insights into the Asian genome and data-driven healthcare solutions. During the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic, Prof Tan was Programme Director of Operation Stronghold, establishing one of Singapore’s largest COVID-19 testing facilities through a joint effort involving A*STAR (Agency for Science, Technology, and Research), National University Health System, and Temasek Holdings. Prof Tan is also the Executive Director of the Genome Institute of Singapore and a Professor at the Duke-NUS Medical School. He is an elected member of the American Society for Clinical Investigation (ASCI), the Bioethics Advisory Committee (BAC), a Board Member of the International Gastric Cancer Association, and on the Board of Reviewing Editors for Science.

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Precision Medicine and Public Health
Precision Public Health

Precision medicine and public health – making health more preventative....

Mathias Egermark,

Hsien-Hsien Lei,

Michelle Griffin,

Prof. Patrick Tan,

18 October 2022