Arijit Biswas

Biswas Arijit

  • Professor, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology
  • Senior Consultant,¬†Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine, National University Health System
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Clinical Director, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology
  • Head, Fetal Care Centre, National University Hospital
  • Senior Advisor, Medical Affairs, National University Health System
  • Member, NUS Institutional Review Board
  • Member, Faculty Promotion and Tenure Committee, Faculty of Dentistry, National University of Singapore
  • Member, Quality Assurance Committee for Serious Reportable Events, National University Hospital
  • Member, NUH Hospital Ethics Committee
Joint Appointment(s)
  • President, College of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Singapore
  • Chairman, Residency Advisory Committee, Ministry of Health Singapore
  • Council Member, Academy of Medicine Singapore
  • Chairman, The Clinical Advisory Group on Zika Virus Infection and Pregnancy, Ministry of Health Singapore
  • Member, Medical Liability Review Committee
Academic Qualifications
  • MBBS, Calcutta Medical College, India
  • MD (Doctor of Medicine by Research), National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • MD, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, India
  • FRCOG, Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, United Kingdom
  • FAMS, Academy of Medicine, Singapore¬†
Recent Publications
  • 1. Lau JS, Saw SN, Buist ML, Biswas A, Zaini Mattar CN, Yap CH. 2016 Jan. Mechanical testing and non-linear viscoelastic modelling of the human placenta in normal and growth restricted pregnancies. J Biomech. 49(2):173-84. doi: 10.1016/j.jbiomech.2015.11.055. 26708966.
  • 2. Lai CQ, Lim GL, Jamil M, Mattar CN, Biswas A, Yap CH. 2015 Dec. Fluid mechanics of blood flow in human fetal left ventricles based on patient-specific 4D ultrasound scans. Biomech Model Mechanobiol. doi: 10.1007/s10237-015-0750-5. 26676944.
  • 3. Lin JS, Zhou L, Sagayaraj A, Jumat NH, Choolani M, Chan JK, Biswas A, Wong PC, Lim SG, Dan YY. 2015 Nov. Hepatic differentiation of human amniotic epithelial cells and in vivo therapeutic effect on animal model of cirrhosis. J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 30(11):1673-82. doi: 10.1111/jgh.12991. 25973537.
  • 4. Quah PL, Chan YH, Aris IM, Pang WW, Toh JY, Tint MT, Broekman BF, Saw SM, Kwek K, Godfrey KM, Gluckman PD, Chong YS, Meaney MJ, Yap FK, van Dam RM, Lee YS, Chong MF; GUSTO Study Group. 2015 Oct. Prospective associations of appetitive traits at 3 and 12 months of age with body mass index and weight gain in the first 2 years of life. BMC Pediatr. 15:153. doi: 10.1186/s12887-015-0467-8. 26459321.
  • 5. Xu Y, Lek N, Cheung YB, Biswas A, Su LL, Kwek KY, Yeo GS, Soh SE, Saw SM, Gluckman PD, Chong YS. 2015 Jun. Unconditional and conditional standards for fetal abdominal circumference and estimated fetal weight in an ethnic Chinese population: a birth cohort study. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 15:141. doi: 10.1186/s12884-015-0569-1. 26108619.