Dow Rhoon Koh

Koh Dow Rhoon

  • Associate Professor, Department of Physiology
  • Senior Consultant, Division of Rheumatology, National University Health System
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Director, International Relations, NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
Academic Qualifications
  • PhD, University of Toronto, USA
  • MBBS, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • MMed (Int Med), National University of Singapore, Singapore
Research Interest(s)
  • Immunogenetics
  • Lupus
  • Immune Response
  • Quality Assurance
  • Integration
  • Assessment
Recent Publications
  • 1. Mak A, Ling LH, Ho RC, Gong L, Cheak AA, Yee H, Vasoo S, Koh DR, Robless PA. 2011 Mar-Apr. Lumbar spine bone mineral density predicts endothelial reactivity in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus. Clin Exp Rheumatol. 29(2):261-8. 21385541.
  • 2. Lim EC, Oh VM, Koh DR, Seet RC. 2009 Aug. The challenges of "continuing medical education" in a pandemic era. Ann Acad Med Singapore. 38(8):724-6. 19736579.
  • 3. Mak A, Ho RC, Tan JY, Teng GG, Lahiri M, Lateef A, Vasoo S, Boey ML, Koh DR, Feng PH. 2009 Mar. Atherogenic serum lipid profile is an independent predictor for gouty flares in patients with gouty arthropathy. Rheumatology (Oxford). 48(3):262-5. doi: 10.1093/rheumatology/ken471. 19151029.
  • 4. Shao Z, Sun F, Koh DR, Schwarz H. 2008 Sep. Characterisation of soluble murine CD137 and its association with systemic lupus. Mol Immunol. 45(15):3990-9. doi: 10.1016/j.molimm.2008.05.028. 18640726.
  • 5. Wong ML, Fones CS, Aw M, Tan CH, Low PS, Amin Z, Wong PS, Goh PS, Wai CT, Ong B, Tambyah P, Koh DR. 2007 Nov. Should non-expert clinician examiners be used in objective structured assessment of communication skills among final year medical undergraduates? Med Teach. 29(9):927-32. doi: 10.1080/01421590701601535. 18158667.