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Dr  Yasmin Idu Jion

Dr Yasmin Idu Jion

​MBBS, MRCP (United Kingdom), MMed (Internal Medicine)

Senior Consultant

National Neuroscience Institute

Specialty: Neurology, Neurology

Clinical Interest: Headache, General Neurology

Conditions Treated by this Doctor:
Headache in Children, Headaches.

Clinical Appointments

  • Senior Consultant Department of Neurology National Neuroscience InstituteNational Neuroscience Institute
  • Senior Consultant NNI @CGH Changi General HospitalChangi General Hospital


​Dr Yasmin Idu Jion is a Senior Consultant at the National Neuroscience Institute in Singapore where she has been working at since 2010. In addition to clinical practice, Dr Yasmin is involved in the teaching of medical students from the various medical schools and residents, and is involved in public education talks on various aspects of neurology. She has special interest in headache medicine.


MMED Internal Medicine (Singapore) 2009

MRCP (United Kingdom) 2009

MBBS (National University of Singapore) 2005

Professional Appointments and Committee Memberships

  • Senior Consultant, Department of Neurology, National Neuroscience Institute
  • Programme Director, SingHealth Neurology Senior Residency Programme
  • Clinical Tutor, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Clinical Teacher and Content Expert, Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Duke-NUS Medical School      
  • Member, Singapore Medical Association
  • Member, Academy of Medicine, Singapore


  • Ministry of Health Training Scholarship 2013
  • Scholarship to attend further training in Headache and Pain in New York, United States of America

Research Interests

  • Headache epidemiology and clinical trials


  • ​Jion YI, Grosberg BM, Evans RW. Phantosmia and Migraine With and Without Headache. Headache. 2016 Oct;56(9):1494-1502.
  • Raff Amanda; Jion Yasmin Idu; Grosberg Brian M; Evans Randolph W. Topiramate and nephrolithiasis: a response. Headache 2015; 55(5):701-722
  • Saini M; Bte Idu Jion Y. Periprocedural stroke presenting as isolated unilateral internuclear ophthalmoplegia. QJM : monthly journal of the Association of Physicians 2015; 108(2):165-165
  • Jion Yasmin Idu; Raff Amanda; Grosberg Brian M; Evans Randolph W. The risk and management of kidney stones from the use of topiramate and zonisamide in migraine and idiopathic intracranial hypertension. Headache 2015; 55(1):161-166
  • Ng Aloysius; Jion Yasmin Idu; Zainal Nur Hani; Kandiah Nagaendran. Renal dysfunction contributes to episodic memory deficits and medial temporal atrophy in Alzheimer's disease: a pilot study. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society 2014; 62(10):1981-1222

Research Trials