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A/Prof Lim Fong Seng

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  • Senior Consultant, Department of Family Medicine, National University Health System
  • Associate Professor, Division of Family Medicine, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore


MBBS (S’pore), M.Med (Family Medicine, S’pore), FAMS (S’pore), FCFPS (S’pore), G.Dip (Geriatric Medicine, S’pore), G.Dip (Family Practicce Dermatology, S’pore)

Clinical Disciplines/Programmes:

Family Medicine

Special Interests:

Primary care health services research, primary care cancer clinical trials, primary care vaccine trials, infections in primary care


Associate Professor Lim has been teaching NUS undergraduates since 2000, and Duke-NUS graduate students from 2009 to 2018. He has been a tutor of the Graduate Diploma in Family Medicine programme since the programme inception in 2000 and mentor residents of the NUHS Family Medicine Residency, where he has helmed the Quality Improvement module since the inception of residency training.


  • 2014: GOLD (Team Award) at the Public Service 21 ExCEL Convention for the Most Innovative Project / Policy Award
  • 2013: Permanent Secretary (Health) Commendation Award (Team)

Journals & Publications

1. S. Taylor, P Lopez, L Weckx, C Borja-Tabora, R Ulloa-Gutierrez, E lazcano-Ponce, A Kerdpanich, MA Weber, A Mascareñas de Los Santos, J-C Tinoco, MA Safadi, Lim Fong Seng, M Hernandez-de Mezerville, I Faingezicht, A Cruz-Valdez, Y Feng, P Li, S Durviaux et al.  EPI_Respiratory viruses and influenza-like illness: epidemiology and outcomes in children aged 6 months to 10 years in a multi-country population sample: J Infect Jan 2017 22;74(1):29-41
2. Lee MH, Pan DS, Huang JH, Chen MIC, Chong JW, Goh EH, Jiang L, Leo YS, Lee TH, Wong CS, Leo SY, Lee TH, Wong CS, Loh VW, Lim FS, Poh AZ, Tham TY, Wong WM, Yu Y. Results from a patient-based health education intervention in reducing antibiotic use for acute upper respiratory tract infections in the private sector primary care setting in Singapore. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. 2017 May 1;61(5):e02257-16. PMID 28193663
3. Kong Boo Phua, Fong Seng Lim, Seng Hock Quak, Bee Wah Lee, Yee Leong Teoh, Pemmaraju Venkata Suryakiran, Htay Htay Han, Hans L Bock. Efficacy, Immunogenicity and Safety of a Human Rotavirus Vaccine RIX4414 in Singaporean infants: Ann Acad Med Singapore 2016;45:44-50
4. A. Duncan Steele, Shabir A. Madhi, Nigel A. Cunliffe, Timo Vesikari, Kong Boo Phua, Fong Seng Lim, E. Anthony S. Nelson, Yu-Lung Lau, Li-Min Huang,Naveen Karkada, Serge Debrus, Htay Htay Han & Bernd Benninghoff: Incidence of rotavirus, gastroenteritis by age in African, Asian and European children: Relevance for timing of rotavirus vaccination : Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutics, Jun 2016 Vol. 12, No 9: 1-7
5. Darius Shaw Teng Pan, Joyce Huixin Huang, Magdalene Hui Min Lee, Yue Yu, Mark I-Cheng Chen, Ee Hui Goh, Lili Jiang, Joash Wen Chen Chong, Yee Sin Leo, Tau Hong Lee, Chia Siong Wong, Victor Weng Keong Loh, Adrian Zhongxian Poh, Tat Yean Tham, Wei Mon Wong, Fong Seng Lim Knowledge, attitudes and practices towards antibiotic use in upper respiratory tract infections among patients seeking primary health care in Singapore: BMC Family Practice Nov 2016 17:148

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