Assistant Professor Christine Cheung

Assistant Professor Christine Cheung is a Nanyang Assistant Professor and Provost’s Chair in Medicine in Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, Nanyang Technological University. She received a PhD in Cardiovascular and Stem Cell Medicine from the University of Cambridge, and a BEng (First Class) from Imperial College London. For her pioneering approach to create organ-specific blood vessels, she was recognized with the Young Investigator Prize from the British Society for Cardiovascular Research. Notably, she was named an Honoree of the Ten Outstanding Young Persons of Singapore by Junior Chamber International, as well as the Life Science Fellow for L’OrĂ©al Singapore For Women in Science National Fellowship in 2018. To advance her work, she is an awardee of the prestigious Human Frontier Science Program (HFSP) research grant. She currently serves on the executive committee of Stem Cell Society Singapore.