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Ms Susan Niam

Chief Allied Health Officer

Ministry of Health, Singapore

A pioneer in her sector, Ms Susan Niam is the first Chief Allied Health Officer at the Ministry of Health, and concurrently, the Registrar of the Allied Health Professions Council which regulates the practice of five allied health professional groups.

As the previous Chairperson of the Allied Health Services and Pharmacy Division at Tan Tock Seng Hospital for 9 years, she led 13 diverse allied health professional groups. Ms Niam has also been an active volunteer in several community organisations for more than 20 years.

In her current role as Chief Allied Health Officer, Ms Niam facilitates the development and deployment of impactful models of care to catalyse more effective care transition to the most appropriate settings.