Dr. Lam’s research is focused women’s cardiovascular disease, hemodynamics, echocardiography and biomarkers. She is Senior Consultant of the National Heart Centre, Singapore and Professor of Duke-NUS Cardiovascular Academic Clinical Program. She also serves as a consultant on several global advisory boards for cardiovascular disease, as a member of the Executive Committees of global heart failure trials, and as an Associate Editor for Circulation and European Journal of Heart Failure.
Dr Lam’s clinical sub-specialty is heart failure, and she is recognized globally for her expertise in heart failure with preserved ejection fraction. She started the first Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction Program and Women’s Heart Health Clinic in Singapore. She is the Program Lead of the Asian neTwork for Translational Research and Cardiovascular Trials (ATTRaCT) – an A*STAR Biomedical Research Council-funded research platform. As a clinician scientist, Dr. Lam strives to combine scientific creativity with applied medicine and is interested in promoting the importance of looking at sex differences in investigations.