Member, Public Service Commission
Associate Professor Benjamin Ong was appointed as a Member of the Public Service Commission on 1 December 2020.
Assoc Prof Ong is Senior Vice President of Health Education and Resources at the National University of Singapore (NUS), as well as a Senior Consultant with the Division of Neurology, National University Hospital (NUH). He also serves as Chairman of the Health Sciences Authority (HSA).
He was formerly Director of Medical Services, Ministry of Health (MOH), and prior to his MOH appointment, Assoc Prof Ong was the Chief Executive, National University Health System and Senior Vice President of Health Affairs at NUS. He has also held positions as Chairman, Medical Board at the NUH, Head of the Department of Medicine at NUS, as well as Chairman of the Integrated Health Information Systems Singapore.
Assoc Prof Ong was conferred the Public Administration Medal (Gold and Silver) and the Meritorious Service Medal for his contributions to the public service.