BSc (Pharm) (Hons), PhD, National University of Singapore
Department of Pharmacy, National University of Singapore
18 Science Drive 4, Singapore 117543
Tel: +65 6516 6137
Fax: +65 6779 1554
Dr Eric Chan is a pharmaceutical scientist in the Department of Pharmacy, National University of Singapore (2006-current). His research interests are (1) metabolism-driven systems biology modeling of diseases, pharmacology, toxicology and mammalian host-bacteria interactions and (2) xenobiotic-derived reactive metabolite research with specific focus on interaction with biological proteins and physiological-based pharmacokinetics-pharmacodynamics (PBPK-PD) modeling of pharmacology and toxicology.
Eric has been appointed the Dean’s Chair in the Faculty of Science (2015-2018). He has recently been appointed to the Council of the International Society for the Study of Xenobiotics (ISSX) (2019-2021) and is also the Scientific Affairs Committee member of the ISSX (2016-current). Eric is a platform lead under the Innovations in Food and Chemical Safety (IFCS) Programme at the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) (2018-2021), an affiliate member of the National University Cancer Institute, Singapore (NCIS) (2018-2021), an adjunct principal investigator at the Singapore Institute for Clinical Sciences (SICS, 2016-2019), and chair of department graduate committee (2018-current). He is an editorial advisory board member of the Biochemical Pharmacology (Elsevier, 2018-current), Journal of Chromatography B (Elsevier, 2008-current) and Asian Journal of the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (AJSoTL, 2018-2020). Eric is a grant review board member for the Health and Medical Research Fund (HMRF) in Hong Kong (2013-current). He is a registered pharmacist under the Singapore Pharmacy Council, Ministry of Health (2001 to current) and a member of the American Society of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics (ASPET).
Eric was four times a recipient of the Faculty of Science Teaching Excellence Award and thrice the NUS Annual Teaching Excellence Award. Eric also received the Faculty of Science Young Scientist Award (2010) and Outstanding Scientist Award (2014). Eric was awarded the NUS Overseas Attachment Programme (OAP) and the National Medical Research Council (NMRC) research training fellowships at the Imperial College London (2008) and University of Washington (2012) respectively. Eric was Chair of the Department Safety Committee (2008-2011), Assistant Dean (Undergraduate Programmes, 2011-2013), Vice Dean (Undergraduate Studies and Student Life, 2013-2014) and member of the Faculty Promotion and Tenure Committee (2016-2018). Eric served previously as the editorial board member for the Journal of Proteome Research (American Chemical Society, 2013-2016) and Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry (Wiley, 2006-2016).