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Dr Lim Melanie

Dr Lim Melanie

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

Associate Consultant

Specialty: Haematology-Oncology

Clinical Appointments

  • Associate Consultant Haematology/Oncology Service KK Women's and Children's HospitalKK Women's and Children's Hospital


Dr Melanie Lim is a Paediatrician in the department of Paediatric Haematology & Oncology at KK Women & Children’s Hospital, Singapore. She graduated from Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, and was subsequently awarded Membership to the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (UK) and Master of Medicine, Paediatrics (Singapore).

During her time in SingHealth Pediatric Residency, she served as Chief Resident from 2020-2021, and was selected for the highly prestigious Singapore Chief Residents’ Program in 2022. She is actively involved in undergraduate and postgraduate medical education, and was awarded the Inspiring Resident Educator Award in 2022.


  • MMed Paediatric Medicine (Spore)
  • MBBS (Spore)

Professional Appointments and Committee Memberships

  • Associate Consultant, Paediatric Haematology/Oncology Service, Department of Paediatric Subspecialities, 2024 – present
  • Member, Paediatric Oncology Group (Singapore), 2024 – present
  • Member, Singapore Chief Resident’s Program, 2022
  • Member, SingHealth Residents’ Committee, 2018


  • Inspiring Resident Educator Award, SingHealth Residency Excel Awards (2022)
  • Best Poster Presentation Award, Paediatric Academic Clinical Program Research Week, KKH (2022)
  • KK Women & Children’s Hospital Patient Safety Award (2019)
  • Best House Officer Award, KK Women & Children’s Hospital (2017)
  • NUS Medical Society Colours Award for Outstanding Leadership & Service to the Community (2012, 2015)

Research Interests

Publications and Research Trials

  • Solitary pulmonary nodule in an early adolescent. Melanie LIM, Loh A.H.P., Gareth J.P., Ong L.Y., Thomas B.. BMJ Case Rep. 2023;16(9):e256081
  • Impact of a longitudinal student-initiated home visit programme on Interprofessional Education. Leung, Y. C., Ng, K. Y., Yow, K. S., Ngiam, N. H., Yeo, D. G., Tey, A. J.-Y., Melanie LIM, Tang, A. K., Chew, B. H., Tham, C., Yeo, J. Q., Lau, T. C., Wong, S. F., Koh, G. C.-H., Wong, C. H. The Asia Pacific Scholar, 2022; 7(4), 1–21.

Research Trials