The NNA operates under the direction of the National Nursing Education Committee (NNEC) which was convened by the Nursing Education Unit (NEU) within Chief Nursing Officer’s Office (CNOO) in 2019. The NNEC sets the strategic direction and guides the NNA’s work.


The NNEC comprises representatives from government bodies, Institutes of Higher Learning and key industry partners. Together, members contribute their knowledge and expertise to lead NNA to achieve its vision as the trusted pacesetter for continuing professional nursing education and development.


NNEC Members

(Term of appointment: 1 April 2021 to 31 March 2023)

Name

Designation

Organization

Dr Koh Poh Koon (Advisor)

Senior Minister of State

Ministry of Health

Dr Benjamin Koh (Co-Chairperson)

Deputy Secretary (Development)

Ministry of Health

Ms Paulin Koh (Co-Chairperson)

Chief Nursing Officer

Ministry of Health

Members

Mr Liu Yue Xiang

Director, Higher Education Group

SkillsFuture Division

Ministry of Education

Ms Loh Gek Khim

Director, Industry Development Division 1

SkillsFuture Singapore

Ms Alison Sim

Director of Nursing

St. Andrew’s Community Hospital

Ms Shirley Tay

Director of Nursing

Mount Alvernia Hospital

Mr Yong Keng Kwang

Group Chief Nurse

National Healthcare Group

Prof Emily Ang

Group Chief Nurse

National University Health System

Adj. A/Prof Tracy Carol Ayre

Group Chief Nurse

Singapore Health Services (SingHealth)

Ms Bella Tan

Programme Director (Nursing)

Nanyang Polytechnic

Assoc. Prof Elaine Siow

Programme Director (Nursing)

Singapore Institute of Technology