AM•EI Education Leadership Programme: AMLead

The AM•EI Education Leadership (AMLead) Programme is a fellowship that brings together an interprofessional community of healthcare educators to develop their education leadership skills.

The programme aims to equip healthcare professionals in key educational positions with leadership skills to enable them to lead their organisations effectively. The AMLead Programme is a rigourous nine-month long programme with an emphasis on a project-focused learning experience. 

Participants will gain leadership competence while progressing key initiatives through three full-day seminars, facilitated small group learning sessions, hands-on mentoring, and executive coaching.

At the end of this course, participants will demonstrate:

  • Enhanced leadership capacity
  • Learning through experimentation and facilitated reflection
  • Awareness of leadership gaps
  • Skills in small group learning and teaching
  • Project progression with measurable outcomes

Course Duration
A 9-month structured programme 

Selection Criteria
This programme is by nomination only from the respective Department Directors and/or Academic Clinical Program (ACP) Vice-Chairs of Education. Class size is limited to 10 pax.

Healthcare educators with the following qualities will be shortlisted for the programme:

  • Possess extensive experience and expertise in areas of medical education, e.g. teaching and assessing learners, evidence based educational practice, designing, implementing, and evaluating learning activities
  • Demonstrate leadership potential with authority to steer projects
  • Hold current or future educational leadership role in SingHealth

Programme Faculty

Assoc Prof Arpana R. Vidyarthi, MD
Associate Professor, Office of Education, 
Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School Singapore
Consultant, Internal Medicine, Singapore General Hospital

Ms Ashley Chiampo, MBA
CEO, New Global Mind
Adjunct Faculty, Asia School of Business-Massachusetts Institute of Technology


Contributing Faculty

Prof Chay Oh Moh

Director, Campus Education Office, KK Women's and Children's Hospital
Chair, College of Clinical Medicine, SingHealth Academy

Prof Thomas Coffman

Dean, Duke-NUS Medical School

Prof Sandy Cook

Deputy Director, AM•EI and Senior Associate Dean, Office of Education, Duke-NUS Medical School

Prof Fong Kok Yong

Deputy Group CEO (Medical & Clinical Services), SingHealth

Dr Kwa Chong Teck

Senior Advisor, Executive Office, National Dental Centre Singapore

Assoc Prof Lim Boon Leng

Deputy Group Director, Education (Graduate), SingHealth
Designated Institutional Official, SingHealth Residency

Prof Lim Shih Hui

Co-Director, AM•EI
Group Director, Education, SingHealth

Adj Assoc Prof Edwin Low 

Group Director, Regional Health System, SingHealth
Director, Healthcare College, MOHH

Prof Ivy Ng 

Group Chief Executive Officer, SingHealth

Prof Soo Khee Chee

Deputy Group CEO (Research & Education), SingHealth
Senior Vice Dean, Clinical and Academic Faculty Affairs,
Duke-NUS Medical School 

Prof Tan Kok Hian

Group Director, Academic Medicine, SingHealth
Senior Associate Dean, Academic Medicine
SingHealth and Duke-NUS Medical School




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