Dale Andrew Fisher

Fisher Dale Andrew

  • Professor, Department of Medicine
  • Senior Consultant, Division of Infectious Disease, University Medicine Cluster, National University Health System 
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Head, Division of Infectious Disease, University Medicine Cluster, National University Health System 
Joint Appointment(s)
  • Senior Consultant, MOH Part Time Professional Scheme
  • Chair, National Infection Prevention and Control Committee
Academic Qualifications
  • MBBS, University of Tasmania, Australia
  • FRACP, Royal Australasian College of Physicians, Australasia
  • DTM&H, London School of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, London
Research Interest(s)
  • Infection Control
  • OPAT
  • Outpatient Parenteral Antibiotic Therapy
Recent Publications
  • 1. Hey HWD, Ng LWN, Kumar N, Lau TCE, Thambiah J, Kumar N, Lau LL, Liu KPG, Vasudevan A, Fisher D et al. 2018 Jun. Spinal Implants Can Be Retained in Patients with Deep Spine Infection: A Cohort Study. Journal of Orthopaedics, Trauma and Rehabilitation. 24:34-38. doi: 10.1016/j.jotr.2017.05.003.
  • 2. Pang L, Harris PNA, Seiler RL, Ooi PL, Cutter J, Goh KT, Cook AR, Fisher D, Chai LYA. 2018 Jan. Melioidosis, Singapore, 2003-2014. Emerging Infectious Diseases. 24(1):140-143. doi: 10.3201/eid2401.161449.
  • 3. Bagdasarian N, Chan HC, Ang S, Isa MS, Chan SM, Fisher DA. 2017 Dec. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology. 38(12):1509-1511. doi: 10.1017/ice.2017.228.
  • 4. Lee SH, Fisher DA, Mah H, Goh WP, Phan PH. 2017 Oct. A qualitative study of sign-out processes between primary and on-call residents: relationships in information exchange, responsibility and accountability. International Journal for Quality in Healthcare. 29(5):646-653. doi: 10.1093/intqhc/mzx082.
  • 5. Lateef A, Lee SH, Fisher DA, Goh W-P, Han HF, Segara UC, Sim TB, Mahadehvan M, Goh KT, Cheah N et al. 2017 Aug. Impact of inpatient Care in Emergency Department on outcomes: a quasi-experimental cohort study. BMC Health Serv Res. 17(1):555. doi: 10.1186/s12913-017-2491-x.