Johnson Fam

Fam Johnson

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Psychological Medicine
  • Consultant, Department of Psychological Medicine, National University Health System
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Director of Informatics, Department of Psychological Medicine
  • Director of Brain Stimulation Service, Department of Psychological Medicine
Academic Qualifications
  • MBBS, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • MMed (Psych), National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • MRes (Distinction), Imperial College London, United Kingdom
Research Interest(s)
  • Mood Disorder
  • Pharmacology
  • Brain Stimulation
  • Neuroimaging
  • Psychosocial Intervention
Recent Publications
  • 1. Yu J, Rawtaer I, Fam J, Jiang MJ, Feng L, Kua EH, Mahendran R. 2016 May. Sleep correlates of depression and anxiety in an elderly Asian population. Psychogeriatrics. 16(3):191-5. doi: 10.1111/psyg.12138. 26179204.
  • 2. Rawtaer I, Mahendran R, Yu J, Fam J, Feng L, Kua EH. 2015 Sep. Psychosocial interventions with art, music, Tai Chi and mindfulness for subsyndromal depression and anxiety in older adults: A naturalistic study in Singapore. Asia Pac Psychiatry. 7(3):240-50. doi: 10.1111/appy.12201. 26178378.
  • 3. Rajkumar R, Fam J, Yeo EY, Dawe GS. 2015 Sep. Ketamine and suicidal ideation in depression: Jumping the gun?. Pharmacol Res. 99:23-35. doi: 10.1016/j.phrs.2015.05.003. 25982932.
  • 4. Fam J, Rush AJ, Burt T, Chan ES, Siddiqui FJ, Assam PN, Lai OF, Chan HN, Ng BY, Khoo DH. 2015 Aug. Thyroid Autoimmune Antibodies and Major Depressive Disorder in Women. Ann Acad Med Singapore. 44(8):284-9. 26477960.
  • 5. Ho CSh, Feng L, Fam J, Mahendran R, Kua EH, Ng TP. 2014 Jul. Coexisting medical comorbidity and depression: multiplicative effects on health outcomes in older adults. Int Psychogeriatr. 26(7):1221-9. doi: 10.1017/S1041610214000611. 24735786.