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Dr Chua Cherie

Dr Chua Cherie

MBBS (Spore), MMed (Paed) (Spore), MRCPCH (UK)

Associate Consultant

Clinical Appointments

  • Associate Consultant Endocrinology Service KK Women's and Children's HospitalKK Women's and Children's Hospital


Dr Cherie Chua graduated from Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, in 2016. She underwent Singhealth Paediatric Residency training from 2017-2023 and trained in KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital and Singapore General Hospital. She was awarded Membership to the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (UK) and Master of Medicine, Paediatric (Singapore) in 2020. She received specialist accreditation in 2023.

During her years of training, she served in the Singhealth Residency Committee from 2017-2019 and as a Chief Registrar in 2020. She was awarded the Singhealth Outstanding Resident Award in 2020, Best Resident Tutor Award in 2021 and Best Quality Improvement Project Award in 2022.


  • MBBS, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, 2016
  • Master of Medicine (Paediatrics) (Singapore), 2020
  • Membership of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (UK), 2020

Professional Appointments and Committee Memberships

  • Associate Consultant, Paediatric Endocrinology, KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital (2023 – current)


  • SingHealth Outstanding Resident Award – 2020
  • Best Resident Tutor Award – 2021
  • SingHealth Duke-NUS Quality Improvement Project Award – 2022
  • SingHealth Duke-NUS Paediatric Academic Clinical Programme Quality Practice Improvement and Innovation Day 1st prize – 2023

Research Interests

Publications and Research Trials

  • Paediatric Obesity Evaluation for Metabolic Susceptibility (POEMS). Chan D, Chua C, Loh C, et al. BMJ Open Diabetes Research and Care 2023;11:e003228.
  • Streptococcus gallolyticus subspecies pasteurianus causing early onset neonatal sepsis complicated by solitary liver abscess in a preterm infant. O Geetha, Chua C, Tan WHN, K Merchant, Chua MC, S Chandran. Access Microbiology 2021; 3:0002000
  • A retrospective review of serious infections in febrile infants 0-90 days old. ZX Khoo, C Chua, ZM Yap, JC Koh, SX Chong, NHY Wijedasa, K Peng, CY Chong. Proceedings of Singapore Healthcare 1-8 2021.
  • A Review of the use of Ultrasound Imaging of the Spine in Neonates with Sacral Cutaneous Findings. Cherie C, Grace Tan M, Cheo Lian Y. Ann Pediatr Res. 2021; 5(1): 1053

Research Trials

  • Updated on 2023-10-08T16:00:00Z