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Dr Chan Mei-Yi Michelle

Dr Michelle Chan from National Heart Centre Singapore

Dr Chan Mei-Yi Michelle

​​MD (Duke-NUS), MRCP (UK)

Associate Consultant

Specialty: Cardiology

Clinical Appointments

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


Dr Chan Mei-Yi, Michelle is an Associate Consultant from the Department of Cardiology at National Heart Centre Singapore. She first obtained her undergraduate Bachelor Degree in Science – Pharmacy at National University of Singapore in 2010, before proceeding to Graduate Medical School at Duke-NUS Medical School, Class of 2014. 

She spent her initial years of training in SingHealth Internal Medicine Residency Programme, during which she obtained her Membership in the Royal College of Physicians (United Kingdom; 2018). She subsequently completed her Cardiology Senior Residency training under SingHealth, before receiving her Specialist Accreditation in Cardiology in January 2023. 


  • ​Specialist Accreditation in Cardiology, January 2023
  • Membership of Royal College of Physicians – United Kingdom, June 2018
  • Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School, June 2014
  • Bachelor of Science (Pharmacy) National University of Singapore, June 2010

Professional Appointments and Committee Memberships

  • Associate Consultant, Department of Cardiology, National Heart Centre Singapore, March 2022 - Present
  • Clinical Educator, Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, 1 January 2022 - Present
  • SingHealth Division of Medicine, Senior Residents Committee, 2021- 2022


  • ​Outstanding Resident, Cardiology Senior Residency, SingHealth Rise Awards, 2022
  • SingHealth Associate in Education Award, 2022

Research Interests

  • ​Echocardiography
  • Cardiac Computed Tomography

Publications and Research Trials

  • ​Bernadet T Santema, Michelle MY Chan, Jasper Tromp, Martin Dokter, Haye H van der Wal, Johanna E Emmens, Janny Takens, Nilesh J Samani, Leong L Ng, Chim C Lang, Peter van der Meer, Jozine M ter Maaten, Kevin Damman, Kenneth Dickstein, John G Cleland, Faiez Zannad, Stefan D Anker, Marco Metra, Pim van der Harst, Rudolf A de Boer, Dirk J van Veldhuisen, Michiel Rienstra, Carolyn SP Lam, Adriaan A Voors. The influence of atrial fibrillation on the levels of NT-proBNP versus GDF-15 in patients with heart failure. Clin Res Cardiol 1-9, Jul 2019.

  • Lee Lee Wong , Ruiyang Zou , Lihan Zhou , Jia Yuen Lim , Dominic C.Y. Phua , Chengcheng Liu , Jenny PC Chong, Jessica Y.X. Ng , Oi Wah Liew , Siew-Pang Chan , Yei-Tsung Chen , Michelle M.Y. Chan et al.   Combining Circulating MicroRNA and NT-proBNP for Detecting Non-acute Heart Failure and Categorizing Heart Failure Subtype. JACC. 73 (11) 1300-1313. Mar 2018.

  • Eugene SJ Tan, Jonathan Yap, Chang Fen Xu, Liang Feng, Shwe Zin Nyunt, Rajalakshmi Santhanakrishnan, Michelle MY Chan, Swee Chong Seow, Chi Keong Ching, Khung Keong Yeo, A Mark Richards, Tze Pin Ng, Toon Wei Lim, Carolyn SP Lam. Association of Age, Sex, Body Size and Ethnicity with Electrocardiographic Values in Community-based Older Asian Adults. Heart, Lung and Circulation 25 (7), 705-711. Jul 2016.

  • Mei-Yi, Michelle Chan, Rajalakshmi Santhanakrishnan, Jenny PC Chong, Tze P Ng, Lieng H Ling, David Kheng Leng Sim, Kui Toh Gerard Leong, Poh Shuan Daniel Yeo, Hean Y Ong, Fazlur Jaufeerally, Raymond Wong, Ping Chai, Adrian F Low, Arthur Mark Richards, Carolyn SP Lam. Growth differentiation factor 15 in heart failure with preserved vs. reduced ejection fraction. Eur J Heart Fail. 18 (1), 81-88. Jan 2016.

  • Chang Fen Xu, ES Tan, Liang Feng, Rajalakshmi Santhanakrishnan, MM Chan, Shwe Zin Nyunt, Tze Pin Ng, Lieng Hsi Ling, A Mark Richards, CS Lam, Toon Wei Lim. Electrocardiographic criteria for left ventricular hypertrophy in Asians differs from criteria derived from Western populations—community‐based data from an Asian population. Ann Acad Med Singapore 44, 274-283. JIF: 1.127. Aug 2015.

  • Lee Lee Wong, Arunmozhiarasi Armugam, Sugunavathi Sepramaniam, Dwi Setyowati Karolina, Kai Ying Lim, Jia Yuen Lim, Jenny PC Chong, Jessica YX Ng, Yei‐Tsung Chen, Michelle MY Chan, Zhaojin Chen, Poh Shuan D Yeo, Tze P Ng, Lieng H Ling, David Sim, Kui Toh G Leong, Hean Y Ong, Fazlur Jaufeerally, Raymond Wong, Ping Chai, Adrian F Low, Carolyn SP Lam, Kandiah Jeyaseelan, Arthur Mark Richards. Circulating microRNAs in heart failure with reduced and preserved left ventricular ejection fraction. Eur J Heart Fail 17 (4), 393-404. Apr 2015.

  • Tee Joo Yeo, Poh Shuan Daniel Yeo, Raymond Ching‐Chiew Wong, Hean Yee Ong, Kui Toh Gerard Leong, Fazlur Jaufeerally, David Sim, Rajalakshmi Santhanakrishnan, Shir Lynn Lim, Michelle MY Chan, Ping Chai, Adrian F Low, Lieng H Ling, Tze Pin Ng, A Mark Richards, Carolyn SP Lam. Iron deficiency in a multi-ethnic Asian population with and without heart failure: prevalence, clinical correlates, functional significance and prognosis. Eur J Heart Fail. 16 (10), 1125-1132. Oct 2014.

  • Michelle M.Y. Chan, Carolyn S. P. Lam. How do patients with heart failure with preserved ejection fraction die? Eur J Heart Fail (6), 604-613. June 2013.

  • Ling-Zhi Wang, Jacqueline Ramírez, Winnie Yeo, Mei-Yi Michelle Chan, Win-Lwin Thuya,  Jie-Ying Amelia Lau, Seow-Ching Wan,  Andrea Li-Ann Wong, Ying-Kiat Zee,  Robert Lim, Soo-Chin Lee,  Paul C. Ho,  How-Sung Lee,  Anthony Chan,  Sherry Ansher,  Mark J. Ratain, Boon-Cher Goh. Glucuronidation by UGT1A1 is the dominant pathway of the metabolic disposition of belinostat in liver cancer patients. PLoS One 8 (1), e54522. Jan 2013.

Research Trials