Adj Assoc Prof Kelvin Chew is a graduate of the Royal College of
Surgeons in Ireland. He earned a Masters in Sports Medicine and Exercise
Science from the University of New South Wales in Australia. Since
then, he had gone on to complete his sports medicine fellowship at the
Stanford University Medical Centre in the United States. Upon return, he
went on to head the Sports Medicine Centre at Alexandra Hospital. He is
now the Senior Consultant Sports Physician at SSMC@CGH, Senior Consultant at SSMC@Novena, and Head and Senior Consultant at SSMC@SSI.
His wide interest in musculoskeletal conditions
has led him to complete numerous research publications in musculoskeletal
diagnostics, clinical conditions and disease management. Adj Assoc Prof. Chew’s
passion for sports in Singapore extends to his involvement in major sporting
events and teams. He has served as team physician for the Singapore national
rugby team and as medical director for events such as the Standard Chartered
Singapore Marathon and Singapore Rugby Sevens. Adj
Assoc Prof. Chew volunteers for Special Olympics Singapore as an Executive Committee
member and has been the Chief Medical Officer for the FORMULA 1™
Singapore Grand Prix since 2008.
He also served as President of the Sports Medicine Association Singapore from 2010 - 2012, and is currently the Chairman of the Singapore Motosport Association Medical Commission, Chairman of the Healthy Athletes Programme, and a member of the FIA (Federation Internationale de L'Automobile) Medical Commission.