Arijit Biswas

Biswas Arijit

  • Professor, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology
  • Senior Consultant, Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine, National University Hospital
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Clinical Director, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology
  • Head, Fetal Care Centre, National University Hospital
  • Senior Advisor, Medical Affairs, National University Health System
  • Member, NUS Institutional Review Board
  • Member, Faculty Promotion and Tenure Committee, Faculty of Dentistry, National University of Singapore
  • Member, Quality Assurance Committee for Serious Reportable Events, National University Hospital
  • Member, NUH Hospital Ethics Committee
Joint Appointment(s)
  • President, College of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Singapore
  • Chairman, Residency Advisory Committee, Ministry of Health Singapore
  • Council Member, Academy of Medicine Singapore
  • Chairman, The Clinical Advisory Group on Zika Virus Infection and Pregnancy, Ministry of Health Singapore
  • Member, Medical Liability Review Committee
Academic Qualifications
  • MBBS, Calcutta Medical College, India
  • MD (Doctor of Medicine by Research), National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • MD, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, India
  • FRCOG, Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, United Kingdom
  • FAMS, Academy of Medicine, Singapore 
Recent Publications
  • 1. Saw, S. N., Poh, Y. W., Chia, D., Biswas, A., Mattar, C. N. Z., & Yap, C. H. (2018). Characterization of the hemodynamic wall shear stresses in human umbilical vessels from normal and intrauterine growth restricted pregnancies. Biomechanics and Modeling in Mechanobiology, 1-11. doi:10.1007/s10237-018-1017-8
  • 2. Saw, S. N., Low, J. Y. R., Ong, M. H. H., Poh, Y. W., Mattar, C. N. Z., Biswas, A., & Yap, C. H. (2018). Hyperelastic Mechanical Properties of Ex Vivo Normal and Intrauterine Growth Restricted Placenta. Annals of Biomedical Engineering, 46(7), 1066-1077. doi:10.1007/s10439-018-2019-5
  • 3. Dighe, N. M., Tan, K. W., Tan, L. G., Shaw, S. S. W., Buckley, S. M. K., Sandikin, D., . . . Mattar, C. N. Z. (2018). A comparison of intrauterine hemopoietic cell transplantation and lentiviral gene transfer for the correction of severe β-thalassemia in a HbbTh3/+ murine model. Experimental Hematology, 62, 45-55. doi:10.1016/j.exphem.2018.03.006
  • 4. Wataganara, T., Gosavi, A., Nawapun, K., Vijayakumar, P. D., Phithakwatchara, N., Choolani, M., . . . Mattar, C. N. Z. (2018). Model surgical training: Skills acquisition in fetoscopic laser photocoagulation of monochorionic diamniotic twin placenta using realistic simulators. Journal of Visualized Experiments, 2018(133). doi:10.3791/57328
  • 5. Chi, C., Pang, D., Aris, I. M., Teo, W. T., Li, S. W., Biswas, A., . . . Kramer, M. S. (2018). Trends and predictors of cesarean birth in Singapore, 2005-2014: A population-based cohort study. Birth. doi:10.1111/birt.12341