Biomedical and Health Standards Committee (BHSC)


Biomedical and Health Standards Committee (BHSC), previously known as the Medical Technology Standards Committee (MTSC), was formed in 1996. The objective of BHSC is to identify, develop and promote critical standards to support the biomedical and healthcare clusters in Singapore. The BHSC will support priority areas under the relevant Industry Transformation Maps as well as emerging areas identified under the Health & Biomedical Sciences domain in RIE2020.


The Structure of Biomedical and Health Standards Committee (for the term from Apr 1, 2017 - Mar 31, 2020):


The Scope of BHSC

The BHSC oversees the development of biomedical and healthcare standards relevant for application by the local industry.

The Composition of BHSC

Capacity Name Representing
Chairman Dr Yong Chern Chet Individual Capacity
1st Dy Chairman Ms Wong Woei Jiuang Health Sciences Authority
2nd Dy Chairman Mr Vincent Cheung Individual Capacity
3rd Dy Chairman Ms Selina Seah Changi General Hospital
Advisor Ms Jacqueline Monteiro Individual Capacity
Member Prof James Goh Biomedical Engineering Society (Singapore)
Member Ms Heidi Goh Singapore Manufacturing Federation (Medical Technology Industry Group)
Member Ms Celine Tan Enterprise Singapore
Member Dr Christopher Lam Health Sciences Authority
Member Dr Leonard Loh Nanyang Polytechnic (BioMedical Engineering Hub)
Member Assoc Prof Eddie Ng Yin Kwee Nanyang Technological University
Member Assoc Prof Leo Hwa Liang National University of Singapore
Member Dr Zhou Zhihong Singapore Bioimaging Consortium
Member Mr Chung Kwong Yuew Temasek Polytechnic (BioMedical Engineering Faculty)
Member Dr Padmanabhan Saravanan Temasek Polytechnic (Centre of Innovation for Complementary Health Products)
Member Dr Ong Siew Hwa Acumen Research Laboratories Pte Ltd
Member Mr Peh Ruey Feng Advent Access Pte Ltd
Member Ms Wang Dan Biosensors International Group
Member Dr Sidney Yee DxD Hub
Member Dr Lai Choon Sheen Eu Yan Sang International Ltd
Member Mr Alec Chow Medtronic International Ltd
Member Prof Tan Puay Hoon Singapore Health Services Ptd Ltd
Member Dr Lin Jianhua TUV SUD PSB Pte Ltd

Mr Kevin Tan

Singapore Manufacturing Federation – StandardsDevelopment Organisation