Chee Kuan Tsee

Adjunct Associate Professor Chee Kuan Tsee is currently an Emeritus Consultant with the Institute of Mental Health. Prof Chee received his medical education in Singapore and graduated in 1966. He was one of the team members dealing with the Koro epidemic in 1969. Prof Chee was on a Colombo Plan Fellowship between 1971 and 1972, where he received his Diploma in Psychological Medicine and completed his membership examinations for the Royal College of Psychiatrists in the UK. He has also written Guide to Psychiatry, now in its 11th revision, a well-received reference handbook for generations of new trainees, medical officers and other mental health workers. A Senior Consultant since 1988, Prof Chee was recognised with the Public Administration (Silver) Medal in 1996 and awarded the Lee Foundation-NHG Lifetime Achievement Award in 2008.