Yung Seng Lee

Lee Yung Seng

  • Associate Professor, Department of Paediatrics
  • Senior Consultant, Division of Paediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes, Khoo Teck Puat-National University Children's Medical Institute, National University Health System 
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Vice-Dean, Academic Affairs, NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
  • Associate Chairman Medical Board (Medical Affairs Human Resource), National University Hospital, Singapore
Joint Appointment(s)
  • Clinical Investigator, Singapore Institute for Clinical Sciences, A*STAR 
Academic Qualifications
  • PhD, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • MBBS, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • MMed (Paeds), National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • MRCP, Royal College of Physicians, United Kingdom
  • FRCPCH, Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, United Kingdom
  • FAMS, Academy of Medicine, Singapore
Research Interest(s)
  • Obesity
  • Developmental Origins
Recent Publications
  • 1. Cheng TS, Loy SL, Cheung YB, Chan JK, Pang WW, Godfrey KM, Gluckman PD, Kwek K, Saw SM, Chong YS, Lee YS, Lek N, Yap F. 2016 Feb. Sexually dimorphic response to feeding mode in the growth of infants. Am J Clin Nutr. 103(2):398-405. doi: 10.3945/ajcn.115.115493. 26718413.
  • 2. Un Lam C, Hsu CS, Yee R, Koh D, Lee YS, Chong MF, Cai M, Kwek K, Saw SM, Godfrey K, Gluckman P, Chong YS. 2015 Dec. Influence of metabolic-linked early life factors on the eruption timing of the first primary tooth. Clin Oral Investig. doi: 10.1007/s00784-015-1670-6. 26620731.
  • 3. Chua SY, Ikram MK, Tan CS, Lee YS, Ni Y, Shirong C, Gluckman PD, Chong YS, Yap F, Wong TY, Ngo CS, Saw SM; Growing Up in Singapore Towards Healthy Outcomes Study Group. 2015 Dec. Relative Contribution of Risk Factors for Early-Onset Myopia in Young Asian Children. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 56(13):8101-7. doi: 10.1167/iovs.15-16577. 26720462.
  • 4. Un Lam C, Hsu CS, Yee R, Koh D, Lee YS, Chong MF, Cai M, Kwek K, Saw SM, Gluckman P, Chong YS. 2015 Nov. Early-life factors affect risk of pain and fever in infants during teething periods. Clin Oral Investig. doi: 10.1007/s00784-015-1658-2. 26592811.
  • 5. Lim WY, Lee YS, Yap FK, Aris IM, Ngee L, Meaney M, Gluckman PD, Godfrey KM, Kwek K, Chong YS, Saw SM, Pan A; GUSTO study group. 2015 Nov. Maternal Blood Pressure During Pregnancy and Early Childhood Blood Pressures in the Offspring: The GUSTO Birth Cohort Study. Medicine (Baltimore). 94(45):e1981. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000001981. 26559279.