Dr Koh Dow Rhoon is an alumni of the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine and completed his undergraduate training in medicine in 1981. He then went on to complete his postgraduate training in Internal Medicine, Rheumatology and Immunology. He has been active in medical education for more than a decade and has been the Vice-Dean (Education) from 2001 to 2010, driving medical education reforms in the school.
He is currently associate professor in the Department of Physiology, director, International Relations and visiting consultant in the Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, National University Health System (NUHS). Of late, he is leading efforts in developing a quality assurance framework for undergraduate medical education for YLLSOM. His current interests include curricular reforms, integrated basic science teaching and quality assurance.