Swee Chye Quek

Quek Swee Chye

  • Associate Professor, Department of Paediatrics
  • Senior Consultant, Division of Paediatric Cardiology, Khoo Teck Puat-National University Children's Medical Institute, National University Hospital
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Head, Division of Paediatric Cardiology, Khoo Teck Puat-National University Children's Medical Institute, National University Hospital
  • Chairman-designate Medical Board, National University Hospital
  • Director, Clinical Services, National University Hospital
  • Director, Healthcare Performance Office, National University Health System
  • Head, Medical Affairs (Clinical Governance), National University Hospital
Joint Appointment(s)
  • Senior Consultant, Ministry of Health, Singapore
Academic Qualifications
  • MBBS, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • MMed, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • FAMS, Academy of Medicine, Singapore
  • FRCPCH, Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, United Kingdom
  • MD, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • FACC, American College of Cardiology, USA
Research Interest(s)
  • Paediatric Cardiology
  • Kawasaki Disease
  • Interventions
  • Outcomes
  • Congenital Heart
Recent Publications
  • 1. Goh, Y. G., Ong, C. C., Tan, G., Liang, C. R., Soomar, S. M., Terence Lim, C. W., . . . Teo, L. S. L. (2018). Coronary manifestations of Kawasaki Disease in computed tomography coronary angiography. Journal of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography. doi:10.1016/j.jcct.2017.12.003
  • 2. Santhanam, H., Yang, L. Q., Chen, Z., Tai, B. C., Rajgor, D. D., & Quek, S. C. (2018). A meta-analysis of transcatheter device closure of perimembranous ventricular septal defect. International Journal of Cardiology, 254, 75-83. doi:10.1016/j.ijcard.2017.12.011
  • 3. Grignani, R., Koay, E. S. C., Quek, S. C., & Harkensee, C. (2017). An Unusual Infection in a Child with Congenital Heart Disease - Trichosporon asahii Infection with Rapid Diagnosis by 18s Ribonucleic Acid (RNA). ANNALS ACADEMY OF MEDICINE SINGAPORE, 46(11), 439-442. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000418991700006&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=a4f5e0368b88dc7d898bf38f01804c49
  • 4. Chen, K. Y. H., Burgner, D. P., Wong, T. Y., Saw, S. M., Quek, S. C., Pang, A. Y. C., . . . Lim, T. C. W. (2017). Evidence of Microvascular Changes in the Retina following Kawasaki Disease. SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 7, 8 pages. doi:10.1038/srep40513
  • 5. Chang, X., Chin, H. -L., Quek, S. -C., Goh, D. Y. T., Dorajoo, R., Friedlander, Y., & Heng, C. -K. (2017). The genetic variation rs6903956 in the novel androgen-dependent tissue factor pathway inhibitor regulating protein (ADTRP) gene is not associated with levels of plasma coagulation factors in the Singaporean Chinese. THROMBOSIS JOURNAL, 15. doi:10.1186/s12959-016-0124-y