Christopher Chen

Chen Christopher

  • Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacology
  • Senior Consultant, Department of Psychological Medicine, National University Health System
Joint Appointment(s)
  • Senior Clinician-Scientist, National Medical Research Council, Singapore 
Academic Qualifications
  • BA (Honours), University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • BMBCh, University of Oxford, United Kingdom
  • MRCP, Royal College of Physicians, United Kingdom
  • FAMS (Neurology), Academy of Medicine, Singapore
  • FRCP, Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Research Interest(s)
  • Stroke
  • Dementia
  • Cognitive Impairment
  • Neuroimaging
  • Neurochemistry
  • Clinical Trials
Recent Publications
  • 1. van Veluw SJ, Hilal S, Kuijf HJ, Ikram MK, Xin X, Yeow TB, Venketasubramanian N, Biessels GJ, Chen C. 2015 Dec. Cortical microinfarcts on 3T MRI: Clinical correlates in memory-clinic patients. Alzheimers Dement. 11(12):1500-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jalz.2014.12.010. 25956990.
  • 2. Nizetic D, Chen CL, Hong W, Koo EH. 2015 Dec. Inter-Dependent Mechanisms Behind Cognitive Dysfunction, Vascular Biology and Alzheimer's Dementia in Down Syndrome: Multi-Faceted Roles of APP. Front Behav Neurosci. 9:299. doi: 10.3389/fnbeh.2015.00299. 26648852.
  • 3. Dong Y, Koay WI, Yeo LL, Chen CL, Xu J, Seet RC, Lim EC. 2015 Dec. Rapid Screening for Cognitive Impairment in Parkinson's Disease: A Pilot Study. Parkinsons Dis. 2015:348063. doi: 10.1155/2015/348063. 26713170.
  • 4. Xu X, Chong E, Hilal S, Ikram MK, Venketasubramanian N, Chen C. 2015 Nov. Beyond Screening: Can the Mini-Mental State Examination be Used as an Exclusion Tool in a Memory Clinic?. Diagnostics (Basel). 5(4):475-86. doi: 10.3390/diagnostics5040475. 26854165.
  • 5. Xu X, Ang SL, Hilal S, Chan QL, Wong TY, Venketasubramanian N, Ikram MK, Chen CL. 2015 Nov. Association of neuropsychiatric symptoms and sub-syndromes with cognitive impairment in community-dwelling Asian elderly. Int Psychogeriatr. 27(11):1839-47. doi: 10.1017/S1041610215000976. 26201550.