Edmund Chiong

Chiong Edmund

  • Associate Professor, Department of Surgery
  • Senior Consultant, Division of Surgical Oncology, National University Cancer Institute, Singapore, National University Health System
  • Senior Consultant, Department of Urology, University Surgical Cluster, National University Health System
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Director, Urologic Oncology, Department of Urology, University Surgical Cluster,  National University Health System
  • Director of Research, Department of Urology, University Surgical Cluster, National University Health System
  • Associate Chairman, Medical Board (Research), 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. 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.
  • 2. Kim CS, Choi YD, Lee SE, Lee HM, Ueda T, Yonese J, Fukagai T, Chiong E, Lau W, Abhyankar S et al. 2017 Jul. Post hoc analyses of East Asian patients from the randomized placebo-controlled PREVAIL trial of enzalutamide in patients with chemotherapy-naïve, metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer. Medicine (United States). 96(27). doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000007223.
  • 3. Kim CS, Lee JY, Chung BH, Kim WJ, Fai NC, Hakim L, Umbas R, Ong TA, Lim J, Letran JL et al. 2017 Mar. Report of the Second Asian Prostate Cancer (A-CaP) Study Meeting. Prostate International. 5(3):95-103. doi: 10.1016/j.prnil.2017.03.006.
  • 4. Li M, Mitra D, Kang E-T, Lau T, Chiong E, Neoh KG. 2017 Jan. Thiol-ol Chemistry for Grafting of Natural Polymers to Form Highly Stable and Efficacious Antibacterial Coatings. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces. 9(2):1847-1857. doi: 10.1021/acsami.6b10240.
  • 5. Neoh KG, Li M, Kang E-T, Chiong E, Tambyah PA. 2017 Jan. Surface modification strategies for combating catheter-related complications: recent advances and challenges. Journal of Materials Chemistry B. 5(11):2045-2067. doi: 10.1039/c6tb03280j.