Singapore General Hospital, Singapore, Singapore


Dr Ling Moi Lin received her medical education at the National University of Singapore. She obtained her postgraduate training in Microbiology at the Victoria University of Manchester, is a member of the Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia, and is a certified professional in healthcare quality (CPHQ). She is currently the Director of Infection Control at the SGH where she played a key role in the development of infection control program in the hospital. She is the President of the Infection Control Association (Singapore) that was formed in 1999; and President of the Asia Pacific Society of Infection Control (APSIC). She was a Director on the Healthcare Quality Certification Board (HQCB) and its Asia Pacific representative from 2006-2007. She helped to set up the Healthcare Quality Society of Society in 2007 and is its founding President. She is a fellow of the Society of Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA) and also a member of the Editorial Council of the International Journal of Infection Control and the Healthcare Infection journal. Her interests are in infection control, antimicrobial resistance, molecular epidemiology as well as quality improvement. She is an experienced trainer in infection control, quality improvement, LEAN and patient safety.