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Dr Ignasius Aditya Jappar

Dr Ignasius Aditya Jappar from National Heart Centre Singapore

Dr Ignasius Aditya Jappar

MD (Duke-NUS), MRCP (UK), MMed (Int Med)​

Associate Consultant

Specialty: Cardiology

Sub-specialties: Echocardiography

Clinical Appointments

  • Associate Consultant Department of Cardiology National Heart Centre SingaporeNational Heart Centre Singapore
  • Associate Consultant NHCS Cardiology @ SKH Sengkang General HospitalSengkang General Hospital

Profile

​​​Dr Ignasius Aditya Jappar is an Associate Consultant from Department of Cardiology at National Heart Centre Singapore.

He subspecialises in non-invasive cardiovascular imaging – echocardiography. Dr Ignasius has a special interest in echocardiography for the diagnosis and treatment of structural heart diseases.

Education

  • ​Specialist Accreditation in Cardiology, January 2019
  • Master of Medicine (Internal Medicine), November 2014
  • Membership of the Royal Colleges of Physicians of the United Kingdom, June 2014
  • Doctor of Medicine, Duke-National University of Singapore, June 2012
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Biological Sciences, June 2006

Professional Appointments and Committee Memberships

  • ​Associate Consultant, Department of Cardiology, National Heart Centre Singapore, 2019 - Present
  • Clinical Instructor, Duke-NUS Medical School
  • Clinical Faculty Scheme, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore

Awards

  • ​Singapore Health Quality Service Awards, Silver Award, 2019
  • Associate in Education, Singhealth Academy, February 2019
  • Outstanding Resident Award (Cardiology), Singhealth Residency, 2017

Research Interests

Publications

  • ​Diagnosis of anomalous origin and course of coronary arteries using non-contrast cardiac CT scan and detection features. Jappar IA, Chua T, Htoo MM, Cheah FK, Allen JC, Tan SY. J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr. 2012 Sep-Oct;6(5):335-45
  • Mycolic acids as diagnostic markers for tuberculosis case detection in humans and drug efficacy in mice. Shui G, Bendt AK, Jappar IA, Lim HM, Laneelle M, Hervé M, Via LE, Chua GH, Bratschi MW, Zainul Rahim SZ, Michelle AL, Hwang SH, Lee JS, Eum SY, Kwak HK, Daffé M, Dartois V, Michel G, Barry CE 3rd, Wenk MR.   EMBO Mol Med. 2012 Jan;4(1):27-37
  • Derivatization-independent cholesterol analysis in crude lipid extracts by liquid chromatography/mass spectrometry: applications to a rabbit model for atherosclerosis. Shui G, Cheong WF, Jappar IA, Hoi A, Xue Y, Fernandis AZ, Tan BK, Wenk MR. J Chromatogr A. 2011 Jul 15;1218(28):4357-65

Research Trials