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NUS congratulates National Day Awards 2012 recipients

13 August 2012



Prof Pillay (left) and Mr Wong are among the National Day Awards recipients

NUS proudly acknowledges the dedicated services of its board, faculty and staff members who have been recognised for their significant contributions to the nation at Singapore's 47th National Day celebrations.

Among the recipients of the 2012 National Day Awards from NUS are:

The Order of Nila Utama (1st Class) 2012

Prof J Y Pillay
Rector of Angsana College at NUS University Town
Adjunct Professor, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy
In his capacity as Chairman Council of Presidential Advisers

The Meritorious Service Medal

Mr Wong Ngit Liong
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Venture Corporation Ltd
In his capacity as Chairman, NUS Board of Trustees

Public Service Star

Dr Dominic Leung Wing Hung
Adjunct Senior Lecturer, Department of Restorative Dentistry
In his capacity as Chairman, Medifund Committee,
Singapore National Eye Centre

Mr Loo Leong Huat
Laboratory Technologist, Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering
In his capacity as Secretary, West Coast CCC

The Public Administration Medal (Gold)(Bar)

Prof Ng Han Seong
Professor, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School Singapore
In his capacity as Chairman, Medical Board,
Singapore General Hospital, Singapore Health Services

The Public Administration Medal (Silver)

Prof Shim Phyau Wui, Victor
Vice Dean, Faculty of Engineering
Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Prof Tan Cheng Yian, Bernard
Associate Provost (Undergraduate Education), Office of the Provost
Professor, Department of Information Systems

Prof Lim Kian Guan
Adjunct Professor, Department of Mathematics
In his capacity as Professor of Finance, Lee Kong Chian School of Business,
Singapore Management University

Assoc Prof Pang Weng Sun
Adjunct Associate Professor, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School Singapore
In his capacity as Chairman, Medical Board, Yishun Community Hospital, Alexandra Health

Dr Pauline Tan Cheng Jee
Adjunct Associate Professor, Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies
In her capacity as Chief Nursing Officer, DMS Office, Ministry of Health

The Public Administration Medal (Bronze)

Assoc Prof Ashraf Ali Bin Mohamed Kassim
Vice-Dean, Faculty of Engineering
Associate Professor, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering

Prof Goh Boon Hua, Robbie
Vice-Dean, Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences
Professor, Department of English Language & Literature

Assoc Prof Hooi Shing Chuan
Vice-Dean, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
Associate Professor, Department of Physiology

Dr Peck Thian Guan
Director, Office of Safety, Health and Environment

Dr Heng Mok Kwee Derrick
Adjunct Associate Professor, Saw Swee Hock School Of Public Health
In his capacity as Group Director, Public Health Group, Ministry of Health

Assoc Prof Leo Yee Sin
Adjunct Associate Professor, Saw Swee Hock School Of Public Health
In her capacity as Head, Infectious Diseases;
and Clinical Director, Communicable Disease Centre,
Tan Tock Seng Hospital, National Healthcare Group

The Commendation Medal

Mr Azmi Bin Salleh
Senior Associate Director, Dean's Office, NUS Business School

Ms Goh Bee Hwa
Senior Associate Registrar, Registrar's Office

Ms Jamila Bte Osman
Associate Director, Faculty of Law

Mrs Tan Mei Leng
Personal Assistant, Office of the President

The Commendation Medal (Military)

Mr Teng Mah Kiong
Director (Administration), Dean's Office, Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences
In his capacity as Commanding Officer, Battalion Singapore Combat Engineers,
Singapore Armed Forces

Assoc Prof Wong Merng Koon
Adjunct Associate Professor, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School Singapore
In his capacity as Commanding Officer, Combat Support Hospital,
Singapore Armed Forces

The Public Service Medal

Prof John R V Palmer
Adjunct Professor, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy
In his capacity as Former Board Member, Central Provident Fund Board

Assoc Prof Kaan Sheung-Hung, Terry
Assoc Professor, Faculty of Law
In his capacity as Member, Singapore Nursing Board

Assoc Prof Lim Swee Han
Adjunct Professor, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School Singapore
In his capacity as Member, Medical Advisory Committee

The Efficiency Medal

Mdm Espallela Binte Wasion
Management Assistant Officer, Dean's Office, Faculty of Engineering

Mdm Ong Yean Koon
Management Assistant Officer, Temasek Defence Systems Institute

Mr Tan Seng Tee
Laboratory Technologist, Department of Building

Mdm Yuen Fong Pheng Amelia
Management Assistant Officer, Dean's Office, Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences

The Long Service Medal

Mr Abdul Rahman Bin Vallakutty
Specialist Associate, Office of Estate & Development

Mr Ahmad Fuad Bin Baharom
Operations Associate, NUS Libraries

Mr Arumugam Gunaseigaran
Laboratory Technologist, Department of Building

Prof Bongso, Tuan Ariffeen
Research Professor, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Prof Chew Chong Lin
Professor, Faculty of Dentistry

Mdm Chew Moh Leen
Senior Lecturer, Centre for English Language Communication

Dr Chew Soon Hoe
Assistant Professor, Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering

Assoc Prof Chew Tuan Seng
Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics

Mrs Chew-Goh Swee Wah
Senior Associate Director, Computer Centre

Dr Chia Ho Beng
Senior Lecturer, Department of Management & Organisation

Prof Chua Beng Huat
Professor, Department of Sociology

Miss Chua Seok Eng
Laboratory Technologist, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Prof Fwa Tien Fang
Professor, Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering

Mr Haridass s/o Suppiah Perumal
Operations Associate, Department of Pharmacology

Mdm Ho Chiu Han
Laboratory Technologist, Department of Physiology

Miss Ho Poh Wai
Lecturer, Centre for English Language Communication

Mr Ishak Bin Abd Rahman
Laboratory Technologist, Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering

Mrs Jennifer Phang W K
Deputy Director, Office of Resource Planning

Mrs Kalimuthu Malihay
Operations Associate, Department of Biochemistry

Prof Kam Pooi Yuen
Professor, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering

Mr Khamis Bin Tahir
Specialist Associate, Office of Estate & Development

Mdm Koh Chye Hong
Laboratory Technologist, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering

Mr Koh Eng Seng
Laboratory Officer, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering

Dr Koh Lok Kiang, William
Assistant Professor, Department of Management & Organisation

Prof Lai Choy Heng
Executive Vice-President (Academic Affairs), Yale-NUS College
Professor, Department of Physics
Professor, Centre for Quantum Technologies

Assoc Prof Lau Geok Theng
Assoc Professor, Department of Marketing

Mr Lee Choon Yoong
Management Assistant Officer, Department of Geography

Mrs Lee Li Kheng
Technical Support Officer, Department of Geography

Mrs Lee Mui Khin nee Koh
Laboratory Technologist, Department of Biochemistry

Mdm Low Eng Hah
Laboratory Technologist, Department of Chemistry

Mdm Maimunah Binte Musa
Operations Associate, Department of Pharmacology

Assoc Prof Miksic, John N
Associate Professor, Department of Southeast Asian Studies

Mr Mohamed Ali Bin Abdullah
Laboratory Technologist, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Miss Nalini Srinivasan
Laboratory Technologist, Department of Microbiology

Mdm Ng Bee Lian
Laboratory Technologist, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Mdm Ng Chu Tee
Operations Associate, Centre for Language Studies

Mdm Normah Bte A Majid
Management Assistant Officer, Human Resource Management Unit

Dr Ong Bee Lian
Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Sciences

Mr Ong Bok Tah Samuel
Laboratory Technologist, Department of Physiology

Mdm Ong Jeok Chin
Operations Associate, Sheares Hall

Prof Pandu Rangaiah, Gade
Professor, Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering

Dr Pereira, Barry P
Research Fellow, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Miss Poh Swee Lian
Senior Librarian, NUS Libraries

Prof Prabhakaran, K
Professor, Department of Surgery

Prof Prem Kumar, V
Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Miss Quek Leng Choo
Management Assistant Officer, Office of Financial Services

Prof Satkunanantham, Kandiah
Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Miss Sharifah Maimun Bte T M Khalid
Management Assistant Officer, NUS Libraries

Mdm Soh Ah Geok
Operations Associate, Department of Microbiology

Prof Swaddiwudhipong, Somsak
Professor, Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering

Mr Tan Eng Hin
Laboratory Technologist, Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering

Mdm Tan Hwee Tian
Management Assistant Officer, NUS Libraries

Mrs Tan Mei Leng
Personal Assistant, Office of the President

Miss Tan Mei Lin, Patricia
Management Assistant Officer, Office of Financial Services

Mr Tan Tuck Choy
Senior Lecturer, Department of Computer Science

Mdm Tang Sow Fong
Management Assistant Officer, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Assoc Prof Tay Cho Jui
Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Mr Tay Peng Yeow
Laboratory Technologist, Dean's Office, Faculty of Engineering

Miss Tay Sok Kian
Deputy Director, Office of Resource Planning

Mrs Tey Lin Lin
Principal Librarian, NUS Libraries

Miss Toh Geok Kiaw
Management Assistant Officer, NUS Libraries

Assoc Prof Toh Siew Lok
Associate Professor, Department of Bioengineering

Miss Tshin Oi Meng
Laboratory Technologist, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Mrs Vasantha Y Nathan
Management Assistant Officer, Department of Physiology

Assoc Prof Wilkins, Trevor A
Associate Professor, Department of Accounting

Assoc Prof Anette Sundfor Jacobsen
Adjunct Associate Professor, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School Singapore
In her capacity as Senior Consultant, KK Women's and Children's Hospital,
Singapore Health Services

Prof C Rajasoorya
Adjunct Professor, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School Singapore
In his capacity as Senior Consultant, Khoo Teck Puat Hospital,
Alexandra Health

Assoc Prof Chan Yew Weng
Adjunct Associate Professor, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School Singapore
In his capacity as Senior Consultant, Singapore General Hospital,
Singapore Health Services

Assoc Prof Ding Zee Pin
Assoc Professor, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School Singapore
In her capacity as Senior Consultant, National Heart Centre Singapore, Singapore Health Services

Dr Goh Soon Whatt Anthony
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School Singapore
In his capacity as Head & Senior Consultant, Nuclear Medicine & PET,
Singapore General Hospital, Singapore Health Services

Assoc Prof Lim Eng Choon, Leslie
Adjunct Associate Professor, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School Singapore
In his capacity as Senior Consultant, Singapore General Hospital,
Singapore Health Services

Ms Lim Ngiuk Yoong Grace
Adjunct Lecturer, Department of Nursing/Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies
In her capacity as Senior Nurse Clinician (APN), Singapore General Hospital,
Singapore Health Services

Prof Ng Keng Yeen
Professor, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School Singapore
In his capacity as Senior Consultant, Singapore General Hospital,
Singapore Health Services

Dr Peter Mack On Pui
Adjunct Associate Professor, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School Singapore
In his capacity as Senior Consultant, Singapore General Hospital,
Singapore Health Services

Dr Ratnagopal Pavanni
Adjunct Associate Professor, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School Singapore
In his capacity as Senior Consultant, National Neuroscience Institute,
Singapore Health Services

Assoc Prof Tan Beng Hoi Agnes
Assoc Professor, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School Singapore
In her capacity as Chairman, Division of Ambulatory & Clinical Support Services, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore Health Services

Prof Tan Kok Chai
Adjunct Professor, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School Singapore
In his capacity as Senior Consultant, Singapore General Hospital,
Singapore Health Services

Assoc Prof Teo Eng Swee, Cuthbert
Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Biological Sciences
In his capacity as 1 Branch Director, Forensic Medicine Operations, Forensic Medicine Division,
Health Sciences Authority

Assoc Prof Tien Sim Leng
Adjunct Associate Professor, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School Singapore
In his capacity as Senior Consultant, Singapore General Hospital,
Singapore Health Services

Dr Yu Su Ling
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School Singapore
In her capacity as Senior Consultant, Singapore General Hospital,
Singapore Health Services


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