Awards & Honours

1.   Young Clinician Award, Digestive Disease Week Thailand, 1999

2.   Heath Manpower Development Program Fellowship, 2002

3.   8th Congress of Asian Society of Transplant: The Transplantation Society Travel Scholarship, 2003

4.   Singapore National Day Awards for Overcoming SARS-Commendation Medal, 2003

5.   National Healthcare Group Courage Award, 2003

6.   1st runner-up, Young Investigator Award, Asia Pacific Digestive Week, Bali, 2005. 

7.   Singapore Medical Journal Reviewer Recognition Award 2005

8.   Poster with Distinction. Gastroenterology Society of Singapore Annual Scientic Meeting 2006.

9.   NUH Long Service Award, 2006

10. Singapore Medical Journal Best Reviewer Award 2006

11. Letter of commendation from Editor of Annals of Internal Medicine 2009

12. Singapore Medical Journal 2009/2010 SMJ Reviewer Recognition Award

13. Mother Theresa Award, given by National Public Library, Dhaka, Bangladesh 2011

 

National Day Awards, Singapore 2003

 

Mother Theresa Award, Bangladesh 2011

 

 

Contact

Mount E Novena Specialist Centre, #06-35, 38 Irrawaddy Road, S329563 Tel: (65) 6734 3554 Monday to Friday: 8.30am to 5pm. Saturday : 8.30am to 1pm appt_desmond@yahoo.com.sg. dr_desmond_wai@yahoo.com.sg