Bios of Current Members
Dr. Wai Chong Ng
Chief, Clinical Affairs
Dr. Ng Wai Chong is Chief, Clinical Affairs of Tsao Foundation, a non-profit organization that develops and operates innovative community aged-care services, capacity building programmes and advocacy platforms related to aging and the sustainable care of vulnerable seniors (see www.tsaofoundation.org).
Dr. Ng has been a practicing community aged-care family physician since the late nineties, mostly as a home-care physician working within a multidisciplinary team. His areas of interest include primary health care for the frail, elder abuse, dementia care, end-of-life care and the development of sustainable community aged care system. Since 2005, Dr. Ng has been promoting the use of the interRAI instruments as the comprehensive needs assessment standard for community-dwelling seniors in Singapore.