Edmund Chiong

Chiong Edmund

  • Associate Professor, Department of Surgery
  • Senior Consultant, Division of Surgical Oncology, National University Cancer Institute, Singapore, National University National University Hospital
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Head, Department of Urology, University Surgical Cluster, National University Hospital
  • Director, Urologic Oncology, Department of Urology, University Surgical Cluster,  National University Hospital
  • Director of Research, Department of Urology, University Surgical Cluster, National University Hospital
  • Associate Chairman, Medical Board (Research), National University Health System
  • Deputy Chairman of RAPID (Robotic Accreditation, Process Improvement and Development) Committee, National University Health System
Academic Qualifications
  • PhD, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • MBBS, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • FRCSEd, The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • FRCSI, The Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland, Ireland
  • FAMS, Academy of Medicine, Singapore
Research Interest(s)
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Cancer Diagnostics and Therapeutics
  • Medical Device Innovation
  • Urinary Tract Infections
Recent Publications
  • 1. Mandakhalikar, K. D., Rahmat, J. N., Chiong, E., Neoh, K. G., Shen, L., & Tambyah, P. A. (2018). Extraction and quantification of biofilm bacteria: Method optimized for urinary catheters. SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 8, 9 pages. doi:10.1038/s41598-018-26342-3.
  • 2. Choe, H. S., Lee, S. J., Cho, Y. H., Çek, M., Tandoğdu, Z., Wagenlehner, F., . . . Vu, L. N. (2018). Aspects of urinary tract infections and antimicrobial resistance in hospitalized urology patients in Asia: 10-Year results of the Global Prevalence Study of Infections in Urology (GPIU). Journal of Infection and Chemotherapy, 24(4), 278-283. doi:10.1016/j.jiac.2017.11.013.
  • 3. Tiong, H. Y., Goh, B. Y. S., Chiong, E., Tan, L. G. L., & Vathsala, A. (2018). Robotic kidney autotransplantation in a porcine model: a procedure-specific training platform for the simulation of robotic intracorporeal vascular anastomosis. Journal of Robotic Surgery, 1-6. doi:10.1007/s11701-018-0806-5.
  • 4. Szmulewitz, R. Z., Peer, C., Ibraheem, A., Martinez, E., Kozloff, M. F., Carthon, B., . . . Ratain, M. J. (2018). Prospective International Randomized Phase II Study of Low-Dose Abiraterone With Food Versus Standard Dose Abiraterone In Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer. Journal of Clinical Oncology, 36(14), 1389-1395. doi:10.1200/JCO.2017.76.4381.
  • 5. Schaefferkoetter JJD, Wang Z, Stephenson MC, Roy S, Conti M, Eriksson L, Townsend DW, Thamboo T, Chiong E. 2017 Dec. Quantitative F-18-fluorocholine positron emission tomography for prostate cancer: correlation between kinetic parameters and Gleason scoring. EJNMMI Research. 7:25. doi: 10.1186/s13550-017-0269-0.