Dr Saumya Jamuar is a Clinical Geneticist at KK Women's and Children's Hospital, serves as the Lead PI of the Singapore Childhood Undiagnosed Disease Programme and is the Clinical Director of the Institute of Precision Medicine, Singhealth Duke-NUS Medical School. He is also the co-founder and co-chief scientific officer of Global Gene Corp, a genomics data company.
He completed his Genetics Fellowship at the Harvard Medical School Genetics Training Program and worked as a post-doctoral fellow in Christopher A Walsh lab in Harvard Medical School.
He is actively involved in research, has presented at both local and international meetings and has published in top tier journals including The New England Journal of Medicine and Nature Genetics. His research areas include rare genetic disorders, dysmorphology, skeletal dysplasia, and neurodevelopmental genetics.
He was awarded the Young Investigator Award at the American Epilepsy Society meeting and is the recipient of the 2015 Singhealth Outstanding Young Researcher Award, and 2018 Singhealth Outstanding Publish Award.