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Yap Hui Kim
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National University of Singapore | Paediatrics

Emeritus Consultant, Dept of Paediatrics,

Head, Division of Paediatric Nephrology, Dialysis & Renal Transplantation,

Shaw-NKF-NUH Children’s Kidney Centre

KTP-National University Children’s Medical Institute

National University Hospital, Singapore

Professor, Department of Paediatrics

Yong  Loo Lin  School of Medicine

National University of Singapore


Chair of Residency Advisory Committee for Paediatric Medicine, Joint Committee for Specialist Training, Ministry of Health, Singapore

Chief Examiner, Paediatric Medicine Exit Examination


President, International Pediatric Nephrology Association (IPNA)

Council Member, Asian Pediatric Nephrology Association (AsPNA)

Committee Member, International Society for Peritoneal Dialysis (ISPD)


Research Interests:

Optimization of outcomes in children with chronic kidney disease

Immune mechanisms in glomerulonephritis

Immunogenetics of familial nephritis


Has published more than 100 articles in peer-reviewed journals.

Has been awarded several grants from the National Medical Research Council totalling more than 1 million dollars.

Won various awards including the National Kidney Foundation Gift of Life Award in 1996, Faculty Research Excellence Awards in 2005 and 2008, the National Medical Research Council National Outstanding Clinician Award in 2008, the Healthcare Humanity Award in 2012, Outstanding Asian Paediatrician Award from the Asian-Pacific Paediatric Association in 2012, and the Lee Foundation NHG-NUHS Life Time Achievement Award in 2013.

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The academic assignments are as follows
Date (UTC+8) Time (UTC+8) Local Time Hall Session Role Talk Title
2022-06-17 11:00-12:15 2022-06-17,11:00-12:15Hall 3

Nutrition Management in Children with Kidney disease - Should They be Different From Adults? - Session 7