Huiwen, Elizabeth Tham

Tham Huiwen, Elizabeth

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Paediatrics
  • Associate Consultant, Division of Paediatric Allergy, Immunology & Rheumatology, Khoo Teck Puat-National University Children's Medical Institute, National University Health System
Academic Qualifications
  • MBBS, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, Singapore
  • MMED (Paediatrics), Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, Singapore
  • MRCPCH, United Kingdom
  • FAMS, Singapore
Research Interest(s)
  • Atopic Dermatitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Asthma
  • Developmental Origins of Health and Disease
  • Microbiome
Recent Publications
  • 1. Tham EH, Shek LPC, Van Bever HP, Vichyanond P, Ebisawa M, Wong GW, Lee BW. 2017 Jan. Early introduction of allergenic foods for the prevention of food allergy from an Asian perspective-An Asia Pacific Association of Pediatric Allergy, Respirology & Immunology (APAPARI) consensus statement. Pediatric Allergy and Immunology. doi: 10.1111/pai.12820.
  • 2. Tham EH, Lee BW, Chan YH, Loo EXL, Toh JY, Goh A, Teoh OH, Yap F, Tan KH, Godfrey KM et al. 2017 Jan. Low Food Allergy Prevalence Despite Delayed Introduction of Allergenic Foods-Data from the GUSTO Cohort. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In Practice. doi: 10.1016/j.jaip.2017.06.001.
  • 3. Tham EH, Lee AJ, Van Bever H. 2016 Sep. Aeroallergen sensitization and allergic disease phenotypesin Asia. Asian Pacific Journal of Allergy and Immunology. 34(3):181-189. doi: 10.12932/AP0770.
  • 4. Tham EH, Huang CH, Soh JY, Thayalasingam M, Lee AJ, Lum LHW, Poon LM, Lye DCB, Chai LYA, Tambyah PA et al. 2016 Aug. Neutralizing Anti-Interferon-Gamma Autoantibody Levels May Not Correlate With Clinical Course of Disease. Clinical Infectious Diseases. 63(4):572-+(2). doi: 10.1093/cid/ciw351.
  • 5. Ang LYE, Too HKI, Tan EL, Chow TKV, Shek PCL, Tham E, Alonso S. 2016 Jun. Antiviral activity of Lactobacillus reuteri Protectis against Coxsackievirus A and Enterovirus 71 infection in human skeletal muscle and colon cell lines. Virology Journal. 13:111. doi: 10.1186/s12985-016-0567-6.