George Boon-Bee Goh

Consultant Gastroenterologist
Singapore General Hospital
Singapore

George Boon-Bee Goh

Consultant Gastroenterologist
Singapore General Hospital
Singapore

Biography

Dr. George Goh is a Consultant Gastroenterologist at Singapore General Hospital (SGH). After Gastroenterology specialist training, he underwent further advanced subspecialty HMDP training in Hepatology at the Cleveland Clinic (USA), with a research focus on non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD). As the Program Lead for NAFLD in SGH, he returned to establish a dedicated Metabolic Liver Clinic with multi-disciplinary involvement that helps to identify, prognosticate and manage patients with severe NAFLD.

In addition, he remains actively involved in research and is the local Principal Investigator of several ongoing international pharmaceutical interventional NAFLD trials. He has published in the fields of NAFLD, liver cirrhosis, hepatocellular carcinoma and organ transplantation, and has been an invited faculty at local, regional and international conferences. Besides appointment as a fellow of Academy of Medicine, Singapore (FAMS) and member of the American Association for the Study of Liver Disease (AASLD), he is an appointed Adjunct Assistant Professor at Duke-NUS Medical School and Clinical Lecturer at Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore. He is the current Chairman of the National Foundation of Digestive Disease (NFDD), which aims to increase awareness of gastrointestinal diseases among the general public in Singapore.