Hui Kim Yap

Yap Hui Kim

  • Professor, Department of Paediatrics
  • Senior Consultant, Department of Paediatrics, Khoo Teck Puat-National University Children's Medical Institute, National University Health System
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Head, Division of Paediatric Nephrology, Khoo Teck Puat-National University Children's Medical Institute, National University Health System
Joint Appointment(s)
  • Secretary General of the Asian Pediatric Nephrology Association
  • Council Member, Asia of the International Pediatric Nephrology Association
Academic Qualifications
  • MMed, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • MD, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • FRCPCH, Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, United Kingdom
  • FRCP, Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Research Interest(s)
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Cardiovascular Outcomes in Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Nephrology
Recent Publications
  • 1. Aragon E, Resontoc LP, Chan YH, Lau YW, Tan PH, Loh HL, Ng KH, Yap HK. 2016 Apr. Long-term outcomes with multi-targeted immunosuppressive protocol in children with severe proliferative lupus nephritis. Lupus. 25(4):399-406. doi: 10.1177/0961203315615220. 26537422.
  • 2. Sun ZJ, Ng KH1, Liao P, Zhang Y, Ng JL, Liu ID, Tan PH, Chong SS, Chan YH, Liu J, Davila S, Heng CK, Jordan SC, Soong TW, Yap HK. 2015 Dec. Genetic Interactions Between TRPC6 and NPHS1 Variants Affect Posttransplant Risk of Recurrent Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis. Am J Transplant. 15(12):3229-38. doi: 10.1111/ajt.13378. 26147534.
  • 3. Liu ID, Tan PL, Tan CX, Isa MS, Lau PY, Yeo WS, Chaturvedi S, Villegas MS, Ng KH, Yap HK, Ng SB. 2015 Oct. Metachronous B-cell and T-cell post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorders with features of chronic active Epstein-Barr virus infection. Am J Hematol. 90(10):E204-5. doi: 10.1002/ajh.24122. 26178917.
  • 4. Ha IS, Yap HK, Munarriz RL, Zambrano PH, Flynn JT, Bilge I, Szczepanska M, Lai WM, Antonio ZL, Gulati A, Hooman N, van Hoeck K, Higuita LM, Verrina E, Klaus G, Fischbach M, Riyami MA, Sahpazova E, Sander A, Warady BA, Schaefer F; International Pediatric Peritoneal Dialysis Network Registry. 2015 Sep. Risk factors for loss of residual renal function in children treated with chronic peritoneal dialysis. Kidney Int. 88(3):605-13. doi: 10.1038/ki.2015.108. 25874598.
  • 5. Wang Z, Yap HK, Prabhakaran K, Tiong HY. 2015 Aug. Optimising utilisation of kidneys from very young deceased donors: the technique of en bloc kidney transplantation. Singapore Med J. 56(8):e137-8. doi: 10.11622/smedj.2015128. 26310490.