About Dr Shawn Vasoo Sushilan
Specialty: Infectious Diseases
Designation: Clinical Director (National Centre for Infectious Diseases (NCID)), Senior Consultant
Qualification: MBBS, MRCP (UK), ABIM (IM, ID)
Clinical Interests: General Infectious Diseases, Bone and Joint Infections, Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR)
- Dr Shawn Vasoo Sushilan is the Clinical Director of Singapore’s National Centre for Infectious Diseases (NCID) and a Senior Consultant at Tan Tock Seng Hospital’s Department of Infectious Diseases.
- He earned his bachelor’s degree in 2001 from the National University of Singapore and then completed fellowships in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, followed by fellowships in Clinical Microbiology and Orthopedic Infectious Diseases at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota.
- Dr Vasoo returned to Singapore in 2014 to oversee the NCID’s Infectious Diseases Research Laboratory, in addition to caring for in- and out-patients on the Infectious Diseases Service. He also serves as an educator at the Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine at Nanyang Technological University and the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine at the National University of Singapore.
- He is on the editorial boards of many publications, including the Singapore Medical Journal, BMC Infectious Diseases, the Journal of Bone and Joint Infection, and the Journal of Clinical Microbiology. He is passionate about quick diagnostics, Gram negative resistance, bone and joint diseases, and preparedness for outbreaks.
Dr Shawn Vasoo Sushilan Appointment Process
Appointment Number (For Serial): Phone: +65 6256 6011, General Enquiries: 6256 6011, Centralised Appointment Lines: 6357 7000, 9635 1421 (for local SMS), Billing Enquiries: 6407 8128, Emergency Department: 6357 8754, TTSH Community Fund: 6357 2500. For Online Appointment : Click here
Chamber Name & Address: Tan Tock Seng Hospital (TTSH), 11 Jln Tan Tock Seng, Singapore 308433.