Prof Chua Hong Choon
Dr Chua Hong Choon is CEO of Khoo Teck Puat Hospital and Deputy Group Chief Executive Officer (Clinical) of the National Healthcare Group (NHG) in Singapore. He was the former CEO of the Institute of Mental Health (IMH) until 2021.
A psychiatrist by training, Dr Chua is also the Chairman of the national Residency Advisory Committee (RAC) for Psychiatry, and Adjunct Associate Professor at Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School, Yong Loo Lin Medical School and Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine.
Dr Chua has keen interests in the fields of public health, psychiatric epidemiology, depression and quality & safety in health care; and he was the first Patient Safety Officer at the Institute of Mental Health, where he developed programmes and initiatives to improve clinical quality and safeguard patient safety in mental healthcare.