Dr Seng Kok Han
Dr Seng Kok Han
Subspecialty: Geriatric Psychiatry
MBBS (S’pore), MMED (Psychiatry)
Dr Seng Kok Han is currently a psychiatrist, consultant, at Nobel Psychological Wellness Clinic. He obtained his basic medical degree and his Master of Medicine (Psychiatry) from the National University of Singapore (NUS). He was appointed Visiting Scholar at the Duke University Medical Center and Health System, Durham, North Carolina, USA, under the Ministry of Health (MOH) HMDP Fellowship Programme in 2010.
Before he joined Healthway Medical, he practiced Psychiatry at the Institute of Mental Health (IMH), Singapore. He is experienced in treating mood disorders such as depression and bipolar disorder, and psychotic disorders such as schizophrenia. He also treats insomnia, anxiety and stress-related disorders.
He subspecializes in Geriatric Psychiatry and was the Chief of the Department of Geriatric Psychiatry, IMH. He actively led the department in initiatives such as dementia-friendly ward renovation and Memory Clinic. He was also the project director of the Aged Psychiatry Community Assessment and Treatment Service (APCATS). He is much sought by the community network and media as public speaker in Dementia and Depression in the Elderly.
Dr. Seng was an Adjunct Assistant Professor at Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School Singapore and Clinical Senior Lecturer at Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, NUS. Additionally, he served as IMH Patient Safety Officer and was involved in quality and patient safety related committees and workgroups at IMH, National Healthcare Group (NHG) and MOH level.
He often led by example and received the PS21 Distinguished Star Service Award in 2011 for achieving outstanding service excellence. He had also received the Outstanding Educator Award from the Duke-NUS faculty and NHG Excellence Award in Teaching.
With a passion for public service, he continues his association with IMH as a Visiting Consultant.
He advocates for good mental health and believes that persons with mental illness can enjoy a satisfying, fulfilling and value-creative life.
In his spare time, he travels, paints, swims and jogs.
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