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Clin Assoc Prof Steven Lim Hoon Chin

Clin Assoc Prof Steven Lim Hoon Chin

​MBBS, MRCSEd (A&E), FCDMS, FAMS

Senior Consultant

Changi General Hospital

Specialty: Emergency Medicine

Sub-specialties: Disaster Medicine

Conditions Treated by this Doctor:
Heart Attack (Myocardial Infarction) , Stroke .

Clinical Appointments

  • Senior Consultant Emergency Medicine Changi General HospitalChangi General Hospital

Profile

Dr Steven Lim Hoon Chin is a Senior Consultant and the Immediate Past Chief of the Department of Emergency Medicine at Changi General Hospital (CGH). He is currently the President of The Society for Emergency Medicine in Singapore (SEMS) and the Vice-Chair (Clinical Services) of SingHealth’s Emergency Medicine Academic Clinical Programme. He is also serving as Programme Director of the GPFirst Programme at CGH. Dr Lim is a member of the Editorial Board of The Western Journal of Emergency Medicine as well as a community services volunteer and a Board Member of the Singapore Anglican Community Services.

Education

  • Fellow of The Center for Disaster Medical Sciences (University of California Irvine)
  • Member of The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh

Professional Appointments and Committee Memberships

  • President of The Society for Emergency Medicine in Singapore(SEMS)
  • Vice-Chairman (Clinical Services), SingHealth Duke-NUS Emergency Medicine Academic Clinical Programme (EM ACP)
  • Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
  • Associate Professor, Lee Kong Chian Medical School
  • Clinical Associate Professor, Duke-NUS Medical School
  • Editorial Board Member and Reviewer of The Western Journal of Emergency Medicine
  • Member, SCDF Medical Advisory Committee
  • Board Member of the Singapore Anglican Community Services

Awards

  • National Clinical Excellence Team Award, National Medical Excellence Awards (NMEA), 2021
  • CGH Uplift Awards, Diamond Achievement Award to the A&E Department for the following years: 2016, 2017, 2019
  • Singapore Health Quality Service Best Team (Service Initiative) Award, 2017
  • The Caring Award – Gold, CGH, 2014
  • Healthcare Humanity Award, The Courage Fund, 2012

Research Interests

Publications

  • ​Lim HCS, Salandanan EA, Phillips R, et al. Inter-rater reliability of J-point location and measurement of the magnitude of ST segment elevation at the J-point on ECGs of STEMI patients by emergency department doctors. Emerg Med J 2015;32:809-812.
  • Lim HC, Cutter J, Lim WK, et al. The influenza A (H1N1-2009) experience at the inaugural Asian Youth Games Singapore 2009: mass gathering during a developing pandemic. British Journal of Sports Medicine 2010;44:528-532.

Research Trials