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Dr Hendriks Gillian Sonia

Gillian Sonia Hendriks

Dr Hendriks Gillian Sonia


Senior Staff Registrar

KK Women's and Children's Hospital

Specialty: Paediatric Emergency Medicine

Clinical Appointments

  • Senior Staff Registrar Children's Emergency KK Women's and Children's HospitalKK Women's and Children's Hospital


Dr Hendriks moved to UK from Singapore in 2002 to undertake her medical degree at the University of Liverpool, graduating in 2008. She subsequently remained in Liverpool over the next 10 years to complete her paediatric speciality training, working at one of UK’s largest children’s hospital, Alder Hey Children's Hospital, as well as other District General Hospitals within the area.

Following her completion of training in 2019, she returned home to Singapore with her husband and 3 children. Working at KK Women's and Children's Hospital, Dr Hendriks aims to build and enrich her paediatric experience in Singapore, both in General Paediatrics and Paediatric Emergency medicine. Dr Hendriks also has special interests in Paediatric Allergy, Pain management and Patient Experience.


  • MBChB (Honours) (UK), 2008

Professional Appointments and Committee Memberships

  • Senior Staff Registrar, Children's Emergency Department, KK Women's and Children's Hospital April 2020 - present
  • Member, The British Society for Allergy and Clinical Immunology (BSACI), 2017 – present
  • Member, European Academy of Paediatrics (EAP), 2019 – present


Research Interests

  • Good Clinical Practice (GCP) certification, National Institute for Health Research (NIHR), April 2019


  • Current practice in early management of neonatal respiratory distress syndrome: Is it evidence-based? Hendriks G, Stephenson R, Yajamanyam PK. Archives of Disease in Childhood - Fetal and Neonatal Edition 2018;103:F191.
  • Analysis of Prolonged Jaundice in Newborns: A study looking at the investigations performed and outcomes in a district general hospital. Abstract publication. G Hendriks, H Bentur, W Gao Arch Dis Child 2014;99:A132-A133 doi:10.1136
  • Gastrointestinal presentation and outcome of perinatal cytomegalovirus infection, Hendriks G, McPartland J, El-Matary W. BMJ Case Rep. 2013 Jan 4;2013

Research Trials

  • Participant in study "Childhood obesity in the ED" on behalf of Paediatric Emergency Research in the UK and Ireland (PERUKI), August 2019