- Clinic for Lymphoma, Myeloma and Blood Disorders
Mount Elizabeth Novena Specialist Centre
- Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital Singapore
- Mount Elizabeth Hospital Singapore
- Parkway East Hospital Singapore
- Gleneagles Hospital Singapore
- MBBS – National University of Singapore
- M Med (Int Med) – National University of Singapore
- MRCP – Royal College of Physicians, UK
Dr Daryl Tan is a haematologist. He graduated from National University of Singapore in 1997 and obtained his membership with the Royal College of Physicians (United Kingdom) in 2002. He received his internal medicine and haematology training at the Singapore General Hospital.
In 2007, he was awarded the Singapore Government Human Manpower Development Plan (HMDP) fellowship to pursue postdoctoral training and clinical research in the field of lymphoma at Stanford University, USA. Upon his return , Dr Tan served as the clinical lead for the lymphoma and myeloma services at the Singapore General Hospital and spearheaded several clinical trials examining novel approaches in treating lymphoma and multiple myeloma.
He was Assistant Professor at the Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School and received numerous grants from the National Medical Research Council, Singapore Health Foundation and the Singapore Cancer Syndicate for his research. Dr Tan joined Raffles Hospital in 2011 to help set up a comprehensive haematology service and became the managing partner of the Raffles Cancer Centre and the Director of Research of Raffles Hospital. He integrated research with clinical practice, availing novel therapeutics for cancer patients failing standards of care.
In recognition of his commitment and dedication to patient care, he received the Singapore Health Service Quality Service Gold Award in 2011, long service awards from the Singapore General Hospital and Raffles Hospital in 2008 and 2017 respectively, and the Courage Medal during the Singapore SARS epidemic in 2003.
Being the principal investigator of more than 40 investigator-initiated and industry-sponsored clinical studies allowed him to gain early experience with state-of-the art innovations in the treatment of blood cancers. His research has led to several international presentations and more than 100 publications in high impact factor scientific journals including numerous first-authored articles in the Lancet Oncology, Blood and the Annals of Oncology.
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