Senior Consultant Ear Nose Throat Surgeon, Adj Assoc Professor,
National University Health System Singapore
Lynne is a Senior Consultant Ear Nose Throat Surgeon, and Adj Assoc Professor and Visiting Consultant to the National University Health System Singapore. She is graduate of the National University of Singapore and Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh.
Her research fellowship and clinical sub-specialisation were in Paediatric ENT, Hearing, and Ear Reconstruction at Cincinnati Children Hospital Medical Centre, Stanford Medical Centre, University of Virginia Medical Centre and Nagata Plastic and Ear Reconstruction Clinic, Japan. She did her MPH at Harvard School of Public Health and is passionate about improving health outcomes for patients.
Lynne was Vice- Dean at School of Medicine, National University Singapore, and Vice Chairman Medical Affairs at National University Hospital. She has pioneered several firsts in hearing implants surgery in Asia and Singapore, and was primary investigator for over SGD 14 million in competitive research grants. Lynne was founding director for the MSc Audiology program NUS, and for the Centre for Hearing Speech and Balance at NUHS, garnering over SGD30M in donation from an industry leader in the hearing realm to facilitate establishment of the program and construction of the purpose-built new centre.
Lynne set up the roving Minivan Hearing Service to improve access to hearing services for elderly heart-landers. She has especially enjoyed the opportunities to perform surgery and teach in many APAC and Middle East neighbouring countries. Since 2014, Lynne has been in private ENT practice. She continues to be passionate about innovating to meet the real needs of patients.