Ee Heok Kua

Kua Ee Heok

  • Professor, Department of Psychological Medicine
  • Senior Consultant Psychiatrist, Division of Psychological Medicine, University Medicine Cluster, National University Health System
Academic Qualifications
  • MBBS, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • MD, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • FRC (Psych), Royal College of Physicians, United Kingdom
Research Interest(s)
  • Elderly
  • Depression
  • Dementia
Recent Publications
  • 1. Peh CX, Kua EH, Mahendran R. 2016 May. Hope, emotion regulation, and psychosocial well-being in patients newly diagnosed with cancer. Support Care Cancer. 24(5):1955-62. doi: 10.1007/s00520-015-2989-x. 26476626.
  • 2. Sarris J, Nishi D, Xiang YT, Su KP, Bannatyne A, Oliver G, Kua EH, Ng CH. 2015 Dec. Implementation of psychiatric-focused lifestyle medicine programs in Asia. Asia Pac Psychiatry. 7(4):345-54. doi: 10.1111/appy.12212. 26403310.
  • 3. Tan JY, Lim HA, Kuek NM, Kua EH, Mahendran R. 2015 Dec. Caring for the caregiver while caring for the patient: exploring the dyadic relationship between patient spirituality and caregiver quality of life. Support Care Cancer. 23(12):3403-6. doi: 10.1007/s00520-015-2920-5. 26335405.
  • 4. 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.
  • 5. Mahendran R, Lim HA, Tan JY, Chua J, Lim SE, Ang EN, Kua EH. 2015 Aug. Efficacy of a brief nurse-led pilot psychosocial intervention for newly diagnosed Asian cancer patients. Support Care Cancer. 23(8):2203-6. doi: 10.1007/s00520-015-2771-0. 26001988.