Hoon Eng KHOO

Associate Professor

+65 6516 3250


Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, NUS.
Director, Office of Executive Vice President (Academic Affairs), Yale-NUS College.

Research Interest

* Potential therapeutics from venoms and toxins.
* Role of nitric oxide in liver diseases.
* Medical education.

Selected Publications

  1. Amin, Z, Chong, Y.S. and Khoo, H.E. Practical Guide to Medical Student Assessment. World Scientific Publishing, Singapore, 2006.

  2. Goh, B.J., Tan, B.T., Hon, W.M. Lee, K.H. and Khoo, H.E. (2006) Nitric oxide synthase and heme oxygenase expression in human cirrhosis. World Journal of Gastroenterology 12:588-94.

  3. Wang, YW, Yap, LL, Chua KL and Khoo, HE. (2008) A multigene family of Heteractis magnificalysins (HMgs), Toxicon 51: 1374-1382.

  4. Koh GCH, Khoo, HE, Wong ML, Koh, D.(2008) The effects of problem-based learning during medical school on physician competency: a systematic review. CMAJ 178:34-41.

  5. Amin, Z and Khoo, H.E. Basics in Medical Education (2nd Edition). World Scientific Publishing, Singapore, 2008.

  6. Amin, Z. Tani, M, Khoo, H.E, Samarasekara DD, Chan, YH (2009) Motivation, Study Habits, and Expectations of Medical Students in Singapore", Medical Teacher. 31(12):e560-e569