After completing school in Singapore, Cheryl moved to the United States to study at the prestigious Ivy League college University of Pennsylvania. Between 1999 and 2004, Cheryl completed a Bachelor of Science in Engineering and a Master of Biotechnology. During her time at the University of Pennsylvania, Cheryl was a recipient of the Baxter Allegiance Foundation Scholarship and also a Deans List recipient.
In early 2005, Cheryl moved to Sydney to study a Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery at the University of Sydney where she received the Dame Constance d’Arcy Memorial Prize in Obstetrics and Gynaecology and graduated with honours. She was awarded a Master of Reproductive Medicine from the University of New South Wales in 2015 and became a Fellow of the Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists in 2018.
In addition to these qualifications, Cheryl underwent further training in the subspecialty of fertility and reproductive endocrinology. Following her completion of subspecialty training in infertility and reproductive endocrinology (CREI), including female and male factor infertility, reproductive endocrinology, adolescent gynaecology, andrology and menopause management; she continues to remain active in research, in particular in the fertility preservation setting as well as ultrasound as a tool for the diagnosis of deep infiltrating endometriosis.
Cheryl is currently a Visiting Medical Officer at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Mater Hospital and North Shore Private Hospital.
Cheryl joined Genea as a Fertility Specialist in early 2019.