Associate Professor NGA Min En
MBBS, MRCPath, FRCPA
Consultant Pathologist and Associate Professor
A/Prof Nga is a Consultant Pathologist and Associate Professor in the Department of Pathology of the National University Health System. She has completed her postgraduate training in surgical pathology in 2005. She has obtained dual Fellowship from the Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia and the United Kingdom. Her subspeciality area of interest is in Cytopathology. For that, she completed a Cytopathology Fellowship at Pathwest QE II Hospital in 2007, under the gracious mentorship of doctors Felicity Frost and Greg Sterrett.
A/Prof Nga has a keen interest in teaching the undergraduate and postgraduate students. She is also involved in giving lectures to postgraduate students in dentistry, as well as in other medical disciplines such as oncology and endocrinology in pathology-related fields.
In addition, she has been a speaker at several local and regional meetings, including the biennial Cytopathology Workshop organized by the National University of Singapore, and at the Annual Thai - Japanese Workshop in Diagnostic Cytopathology, the Asia-Pacific Basic EUS Hands-On Course in January 2009 and the International Workshop on Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery in March 2009.
Her areas of research interest include thyroid cytopathology, tissue microarray based studies on soft tissue sarcomas, gastrointestinal stromal tumours and lung cancer. She also serves as a reviewer for several journals, including Pathology, Journal of Clinical Pathology and Annals of the Academy of Medicine (Singapore).
*NUS Annual Teaching Excellence Award (ATEA) Honour Roll 2016
*NUS ATEA 2009/2010; 2012/2013; 2013/2014
*NUS Faculty Teaching Excellence Award 2006/2007; 2009/2010; 2012/2013; 2013/2014