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Adjunct Associate Professor Joe Sim

Deputy Chief Executive

National University Health System


As Deputy Chief Executive of the National University Health System (NUHS), Adjunct A/Prof Sim is responsible for advancing care integration between the National University Hospital (NUH) and the community.


The NUH, the flagship 1,250-bed hospital of the NUHS, is a tertiary hospital and major referral centre for a comprehensive range of medical, surgical and dental specialties. Adjunct A/Prof Sim will drive the expansion of the group’s primary care networks and capabilities, as well as deepen links of healthcare professionals to patients and community partners. He also assists the Chief Executive in the development and execution of the NUHS Informatics Platform to enable the group to execute its missions, including the development of innovative, sustainable and cost effective solutions which benefit population health, as well as in the training of future generations of healthcare leaders.


A passionate teacher, Adjunct A/Prof Sim is a faculty member with the NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine and the NUS Business School, sharing his knowledge and experience in healthcare administrative with students from the schools.


He is a member of the Ngee Ann Polytechnic Council, and Board Member of the SkillsFuture Singapore Board and the Urban Redevelopment Authority.