Ang Swee Chai

Ang Swee Chai

BORN 1948 INDUCTED 2016 CATEGORY Health THE HONOURED INDUCTEES TO THE SINGAPORE WOMEN’S HALL OF FAME Orthopaedic surgeon and medical aid worker extraordinaire She was busy with her work as an orthopaedic surgeon in London when, in August 1982, an international appeal...
Jennifer Lee Gek Choo

Jennifer Lee Gek Choo

BORN 1952 INDUCTED 2014 CATEGORY Health THE HONOURED INDUCTEES TO THE SINGAPORE WOMEN’S HALL OF FAME Hospital administrator and advocate for women, family and the elderly An advocate for women, family and the elderly, Jennifer Lee was an outstanding student who was...
Cynthia Goh

Cynthia Goh

BORN 1949 INDUCTED 2014 CATEGORY Health THE HONOURED INDUCTEES TO THE SINGAPORE WOMEN’S HALL OF FAME Pioneer in palliative care in Singapore For more than two decades Cynthia Goh has worked to establish and transform palliative health care in Singapore. Several years...
Janet Lim Chiu Mei

Janet Lim Chiu Mei

BORN 1923 INDUCTED 2014 CATEGORY Health THE HONOURED INDUCTEES TO THE SINGAPORE WOMEN’S HALL OF FAME First local hospital matron and best-selling author Janet Lim Chiu Mei is a remarkable example of a woman who, against the odds, managed to change the course of her...
Oon Chiew Seng

Oon Chiew Seng

BORN 1916 INDUCTED 2014 CATEGORY Health THE HONOURED INDUCTEES TO THE SINGAPORE WOMEN’S HALL OF FAME Founder of the first nursing home for dementia patients When Dr Oon Chiew Seng opened her clinic in Armenian Street in 1959, she was the first gynaecologist to go into...
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