Yung Seng Lee

Lee Yung Seng

  • Associate Professor, Department of Paediatrics
  • Senior Consultant, Division of Paediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes, Khoo Teck Puat-National University Children's Medical Institute, National University Health System 
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Head, Department of Paediatrics, NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University Health System
Joint Appointment(s)
  • Clinical Investigator, Singapore Institute for Clinical Sciences, A*STAR 
Academic Qualifications
  • PhD, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • MBBS, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • MMed (Paeds), National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • MRCP, Royal College of Physicians, United Kingdom
  • FRCPCH, Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, United Kingdom
  • FAMS, Academy of Medicine, Singapore
Research Interest(s)
  • Obesity
  • Developmental Origins
Recent Publications
  • 1. Fogel, A., Fries, L. R., McCrickerd, K., Goh, A. T., Quah, P. L., Chan, M. J., . . . Forde, C. G. (2018). Oral processing behaviours that promote children's energy intake are associated with parent-reported appetitive traits: Results from the GUSTO cohort. Appetite, 126, 8-15. doi:10.1016/j.appet.2018.03.011.
  • 2. Chen, L. W., Tint, M. T., Fortier, M. V., Aris, I. M., Shek, L. P. C., Tan, K. H., . . . Lee, Y. S. (2018). Body composition measurement in young children using quantitative magnetic resonance: a comparison with air displacement plethysmography. Pediatric Obesity, 13(6), 365-373. doi:10.1111/ijpo.12250.
  • 3. Lubkowicz, D., Ho, C. L., Hwang, I. Y., Yew, W. S., Lee, Y. S., & Chang, M. W. (2018). Reprogramming Probiotic Lactobacillus reuteri as a Biosensor for Staphylococcus aureus Derived AIP-I Detection. ACS SYNTHETIC BIOLOGY, 7(5), 1229-1237. doi:10.1021/acssynbio.8b00063.
  • 4. Tint, M. T., Chong, M. F., Aris, I. M., Godfrey, K. M., Quah, P. L., Kapur, J., . . . Lee, Y. S. (2018). Association between maternal mid-gestation vitamin D status and neonatal abdominal adiposity. International Journal of Obesity, 1-10. doi:10.1038/s41366-018-0032-2.
  • 5. Chen, L. -W., Tint, M. -T., Fortier, M. V., Aris, I. M., Shek, L. P. -C., Tan, K. H., . . . Lee, Y. S. (2018). Which anthropometric measures best reflect neonatal adiposity?. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF OBESITY, 42(3), 501-506. doi:10.1038/ijo.2017.250.