Kian Chung, Benjamin Ong

Ong Kian Chung, Benjamin

  • Associate Professor, Department of Medicine
  • Senior Consultant, Division of Neurology,¬†University Medicine Cluster, National University Health System
Joint Appointment(s)
  • Director of Medical Services, Ministry of Health, Singapore
Academic Qualifications
  • MBBS, National University Of Singapore, Singapore
  • MMed (Int Med), National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • FAMS, Academy of Medicine, Singapore
  • FRCP, Royal College of Physicians of Glasgow, United Kingdom
  • FRCP,¬†Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • FRCP, Royal College of Physician of London, United Kingdom
Research Interest(s)
  • Neuroepidemiology
  • Neuroimmunology
Recent Publications
  • 1. Saxena N, You AX, Zhu Z, Sun Y, George PP, Teow KL, Chong PN, Sim J, Wong JE, Ong B, Foo HJ, Soh EF, Tham L, Heng BH, Choo P. 2015 Jun. Singapore's regional health systems-a data-driven perspective on frequent admitters and cross utilization of healthcare services in three systems. Int J Health Plann Manage. doi: 10.1002/hpm.2300. 26119067.
  • 2. Lim SL, Ong KC, Chan YH, Loke WC, Ferguson M, Daniels L. 2012 Jun. Malnutrition and its impact on cost of hospitalization, length of stay, readmission and 3-year mortality. Clin Nutr. 31(3):345-50. doi: 10.1016/j.clnu.2011.11.001. 22122869.