Singapore National Eye Centre
Corneal and External Eye Disease Department
FRCS(G), FRCS(Ed), FRCOphth, FAMS
Professor Donald Tan is the Senior Advisor of the Singapore National Eye Centre, Chairman of the Singapore Eye Research Institute, tenured full professor of the Ophthalmology at the National University of Singapore, and chair of the Eye Academic Clinical Program at the Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School. Professor Tan is one of the global leaders in the field of cornea and refractive surgery, having contributed to over 2 decades of clinical, surgical and translational research and education in these fields. His work has led to major innovations in corneal and stem cell transplantation, refractive surgery, and in myopia treatments which he has imparted internationally as a global educator and researcher for over 15 years, having published over 300 scientific papers and contributed 18 book chapters.