Doctor's Profile

Dr Angela Pang

Medical Oncology

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Fax
6250 8161

website
https://www.oncocare.sg

Clinic
OncoCare Cancer Centre

Address
Mount Alvernia Hospital
820 Thomson Road
Medical Centre D #08-53
Singapore 574623

Clinic Hours
8.30am to 5.30pm (Mon - Fri), 8.30am to 12.30pm (Sat)

Background
Dr Angela Pang is a Senior Medical Oncologist at OncoCare Cancer Centre and also a visiting consultant at the National University Cancer Institute of Singapore (NCIS).

Prior to this, she was a Consultant with the Haematology-Oncology Department of National University Cancer Institute of Singapore (NCIS), National University Hospital (NUH) and Visiting Consultant at Ng Teng Fong General Hospital (NTFGH).

She had obtained her undergraduate degree from the School of Medicine, National University of Singapore (NUS). Thereafter, she obtained her postgraduate qualifications - Masters in Medicine (Internal Medicine) from NUS, and her Membership of the Royal College of Physicians (UK). Subsequently, she went on to complete her advanced specialist training in Medical Oncology in the National University Hospital (NUH), Singapore and was awarded the NCIS research scholarship for her Sarcoma research fellowship with Professor Robert G Maki in the Tisch Cancer Institute, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York.

With a specific interest in the optimisation of care in elderly cancer patients, Dr Pang further pursued a Graduate Diploma in Geriatric Medicine with the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine (YLLSOM). In order to integrate her expertise in both geriatrics and oncology, she also trained in Geriatric Oncology with Dr Beatriz Korc and Dr Stuart Lichtman in the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York.

Dr Pang’s main clinical interests are in bone/soft tissue sarcomas, gastrointestinal cancers and geriatric oncology. She was the co-lead for the Musculoskeletal oncology service in NCIS, and had set up of the multi-disciplinary Geriatric Oncology service in NCIS and NTFGH.

She was also a principal investigator for several international multi-centre cancer clinical trials and also a recipient of several grants. Her research work has been published in peer reviewed journals including the Journal of Clinical Oncology (JCO), Journal of American Society of Medicine (JAMA) Oncology, Nature Communications, Clinical Cancer Research, British Medical Journal (BMJ) GUT, Oncogene, Oncotarget and others.

She is a member of several professional bodies, including the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), European Society of Medical Oncology (ESMO), International Society of Geriatric Oncology (SIOG) and the Connective Tissue Oncology Society (CTOS).

Dr Pang was also actively involved in both undergraduate and post graduate educations at the YLLSOM and NUH respectively. She has been awarded for teaching excellence and was previously appointed as Assistant Professor for Faculty of Medicine, YLLSOM and had served as core faculty of the undergraduate education (Medical Oncology) and Senior Residency (Medical Oncology) of NUH.

Dr Pang is fluent in English, Mandarin and Hokkien. She is able to converse in simple Malay/Bahasa. She has taken care of patients from many regional and overseas regions including Malaysia, Indonesia, Vietnam, Myanmar, China, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, India, Canada and Mongolia.

Medical Profile

  • Graduated from the National University of Singapore with MBBS in 2005.
  • Obtained Membership of the Royal College of Physician (United Kingdom) and Masters in Internal Medicine (NUS) in 2009.
  • Awarded the NCIS scholarship (2015-2016) as a Sarcoma research scholar at The Tisch Cancer Institute, Mount Sinai Hospital with Professor Robert Maki.
  • Attended the Geriatric Oncology Program at the Memorial Sloane Kettering Cancer Centre (New York) in 2016.
  • Co-lead for the Musculoskeletal Oncology (Sarcomas) service in NCIS
  • Built and served as the Program director of the Geriatric Oncology service in NCIS and NTFGH.
  • Assistant Professor Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore from 2017-2022.
  • Authored or co-authored publications in peer-reviewed international journals including Journal of Clinical Oncology (JCO), Journal of American Society of Medicine (JAMA) Oncology, Nature Communications, Clinical Cancer Research, British Medical Journal (BMJ) GUT, Oncogene, Oncotarget and others.
  • Recipient of multiple teaching awards:
    • NUHS Interprofessional teaching award in 2014.
    • NCIS Department Postgraduate teaching excellence award in 2015.
    • NUHS Educator’s Day Collaboration Award in 2021.
  • Recipient of the Singapore Patient Engagement Initiative Award for the NCIS Dream Makers’ Program in 2021.
  • Recipient of several grants including Singapore Cancer Society Grant, Jurong Health Fund grant, NUHS bridging grant and the National Medical Research Council (NMRC) Clinician Investigator Salary Support Programme.
  • Member of several professional bodies including American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), European Society of Medical Oncology (ESMO), International Society of Geriatric Oncology (SIOG) and the Connective Tissue Oncology Society (CTOS).
  • Sub-specialty oncology interest in bone/soft tissue sarcomas, gastrointestinal cancers and geriatric oncology.