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Clin Asst Prof Chan Lihua Laura

Clin Asst Prof Chan Lihua Laura

MBBS, MRCP (UK), M med (Int Med)

Senior Consultant

National Heart Centre Singapore

Specialty: Cardiology

Sub-specialties: Heart Failure, Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Clinical Appointments

  • Senior Consultant Department of Cardiology National Heart Centre SingaporeNational Heart Centre Singapore


Clinical Assistant Professor Laura Chan is a Senior Consultant with the Department of Cardiology at the National Heart Centre Singapore. Her main interests are in inheritable cardiomyopathy and cardiovascular magnetic resonance. She completed her fellowship in Royal Brompton Hospital in the former and has returned to Singapore to develop more in this area.


  • MMed National University of Singapore 2010
  • MRCP (UK) 2010
  • MBBS National University of Singapore 2006

Professional Appointments and Committee Memberships

  • ​Senior Consultant, Department of Cardiology, National Heart Centre Singapore May 2022 – Present
  • Consultant, Department of Cardiology, National Heart Centre Singapore 2017 – April 2022
  • Member, European Association in Cardiovascular Imaging 2015 – Present
  • Member, Singapore Medical Association 2006 – Present
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Duke NUS Medical School
  • Clinical Lecturer, National University of Singapore


  • Singapore Health Manpower Development Plan (HMDP) Award, 2015

Research Interests


  • A case of Aortic Regurgitation and Hypotension. L LH Chan, CT Chin (Int J Angio; 2013 Dec; 22(4):263-6 
  • Patient barriers to implantable cardioverter defibrillator implantation for the primary prevention of sudden cardiac death in patients with heart failure and reduced ejection fraction. L LH Chan et al (accepted for publication in Singapore Medical Journal). 2016.
  • Ultrafiltration in patients with decompensated heart failure and diuretic resistance: an Asian centre experience. Teo LY, Lim CP, Neo CL, Teo LW, Ng SL, Chan LH, Kaushik M, Sim KL (Singapore Med J 2016;
  • Titin truncating variants affect the heart in health and disease; accepted by Nature Genetics. 2016.
  • Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction In Hypertension. L LY Teo, L LH Chan, C Lam (accepted for publication in Current Opinion in Cardiology) [co-first authors]. 2016.

Research Trials