All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Jodhpur
Name DR KULDEEP SINGH
Date of Birth 6th December 1965
Qualifications MBBS, MD (Pediatrics) DM (SGPGI, Lucknow)
MCI registration- UP-32146, MP- 7580
Present Position Dean (Academics)
Professor and Head
Department of Pediatrics
All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Jodhpur-342005, INDIA
Major Past Assignments: Co-convenor, MCI Regional Training Center, SAIMS, Indore from 2011-2013
Professor and Head, Pediatrics, SAIMS, Indore 2007-2013
Co-ordinator, Medical Education Unit, SAIMS, Indore 2005-2011
Field of Interest: Medical Genetics, Child Health and Medical Education.
Date of Joining AIIMS: 22nd April 2013
Delsa Dean D, Agarwal S, Singh K. Molecular characterization of FMR1 gene in reproductive age women and Premature Ovarian Insufficiency cases by TP-PCR. Molecular Diagnosis & Therapy 2017 (Accepted)
Bhatnagar A, Khera D, Singh K, Sharma A. Acquired Brucella bacteraemia in a young Infant. BMJ Case reports 2017 Apr 7; 2017. pii: bcr-2016-217522. doi:10.1136/bcr-2016-217522.
Purohit P, Khera D, Sharma P, Singh K. A Case of Massive Hypertriglyceridemia in 6 Year Old Boy. Ind J Clin Bioch Nov 2016
Jeemon P, Narayanan G, Kondal D, Kahol Kashvi, Bharadwaj A, Purty A, Negi P, Ladhani S, Sanghvi Jyoti, Singh Kuldeep, Kapoor D, Sobti Nidhi, Lall D, Manimunda S, Dwivedi S, Toteja G, Prabhakaran D. Task shifting of frontline community health workers for cardiovascular risk reduction: design, rationale and baseline characteristics of a cluster randomised controlled trial (DISHA study) in India. BMC Public Health 2016; 16
Gupta N, Jain P, Singh K, Bhattacharya S. Super-refractory Status Epilepticus with Hemophagocytic Syndrome in a Child with HIV Infection. Journal of Tropical Pediatrics · January 2017
Mehar V, Somani P, Singh K, Munjal VR. Targeted Hearing Screening in Newborns. Int J Contemp Pediatr. 2016 Feb;3(1):159-163
Singh K, Singh P. Continuing Professional Development (CPD) in Genetics and Molecular Biology. Indian J Genet Mol Res 2015; 4(2): 47-48
Sethi P, Bhatia PK, Gupta N, Singh K. Multiple Pterygium Syndrome: Challenge for Anaesthesiologist. [Accepted on 10th Sep, 2015 in Saudi Journal of Anaesthesia]
Singh K, Ojha S, Bhutada A, Singh P. Tracheal Agenesis: Role of Fetal Autopsy. Indian J Genet Mol Res 2015; 4(1): 31-34
Singh P, Vyas S, Mathur SP, Singh K. Dysgenetic Gonads with Mullerian anomaly- A rare case. Indian J Ob Gynae 2015;
Singh K, Singh P, Khera D. Genetics of Obesity. Indian J Genet Mol Res (In Press)
Singh K, Suman S, Omkar A, Singhi S. Ectopia Lentis et Pupillae: A Rare Condition. Indian J Genet Mol Res 2014; 3: 67-69.
Singh K. Health Consequences of Childhood Obesity. NFI Bulletin 2015; 36: 6-8
Singh K. Genetic Diseases Work Up Pathways. Indian J Genet Mol Res 2014; 3: 41-42
Vyas S, Singh P, Mathur NS, Singh K. Turner Syndrome – A Report on Three Mosaic and Variant Cases with Subtle Presentation. Indian J Genet Mol Res 2014; 3: 57-61.
Singh K, Misra S, Bajaj JS, Poster presentations: A New initiative at NAMSCON 2013 at AIIMS Jodhpur. Ann Natl Acad Med Sci (India) 2015; 51:54-56
Gupta N, Jain P, Singh K. Congenital Mirror Movements in a 7- year-old boy. Pediatr Neurol 2015; 56: 543-544.
Nebhinani N, Ghatak S, Singh K, Misra S, Bhagat OL, Garg R. Effect of Personality Development Program for Medical and Nursing Students: A Pilot Study. Ann Natl Acad Med Sci (India) 2015; 51: 13-19.
Singh K, Bajaj JS. Using Technology to deliver Cost-effective Continuing Professional Development (CPD). Ann Natl Acad Med Sci (India) 2015; 51: 45-53.
Singh K, Thanvi V, Misra S, Bajaj JS. Comparative Effectiveness of non-print media and Live CME. Ann Natl Acad Med Sci (India) 2015; 51: 20-29.
Singh K, Gupta N, Misra S, Bajaj JS. Optimizing the effectiveness of CME Program: NAMS Experience. Ann Natl Acad Med Sci (India) 2015; 51: 6-12.
Singh K, Sharma B, Misra S, Bajaj JS. Determination of Satisfaction Index as a tool in evaluation of CME Program. Ann Natl Acad Med Sci (India) 2013; 49: 185-193.
Singh K. Molecular Medicine: Bridging the Gap between Basic and Clinical Sciences. Indian J Genet Mol Res, 2013; 2: 5.
Nema N, Singh K, Bose S. Modified essay questions in formative theory assessment: Our Experience. Natl J Med Sc 2013; 2: 69- 73.
Inamdar M, Piparsania, S, Inamdar S, Singh K. Exploring the causes of low Immunization status in School going children. Online J Health Allied Scs. Vol 2011; 10: 3.
Singh K, Jha CB, Kumar N. Digital photography in Cytogenetics: An innovative and inexpensive approach. Eur J Hum Genet Vol 9: Sup 1 pp 164, 2001
Singh R, Singh K, Gupta P, Thakur A. Cutaneous Leishmaniasis in Kala-azar. Health Renaissance 2000; 2: 41-43.
Mehar V, Yadav D, Sanghvi J, Gupta N, Singh K. Pantoea dispersa: An unusual cause of neonatal sepsis. Braz J Infect Dis 2013; 17: 726-728
Nema N, Singh K. Management of Paradoxical Response in Pediatric Tubercular Meningitis with Methylprednisolone. Middle East African J Ophthal 2014;21:189-192
Mehar V, Yadav D, Somani P, Bhatambare G, Mulye S, Singh K. Neonatal sepsis in tertiary care center in Central India: Microbiological profile, antimicrobial sensitivity pattern and Outcome. J neonatal- perinatal medicine. 2013; 6: 165- 172
Piparsania S, Rajput N, Singh K, Zade P, Joshi M. Purpura fulminans in infantile Streptococcal septicemia. Surgical Science 2011; 2: 496-498
Inamdar M, Pipersania S, Inamdar S, Singh K. Immunization Status of School Children of Indore Hailing From Different Socioeconomic Status. National J Comm Med 2011; 2: 216-220
Nema N, Singh K, Varma A. Complex Limbal Choristoma in Sebaceous Nevus Syndrome. Pediatr Dermatol 29: 227-9, 2012
Shariff M, Deb M, Singh R, Singh K. Cryptosporidium infection in children with diarrhea of acute onset. J Trop Pediatr 2002; 48: 187-188
Prasad R, Singh R, Singh K. Bilateral congenital chylo-thorax in Noonan syndrome. Indian Pediatr. 39: 975-976, 2002
Gupta P, Singh K, Singh R, Sharma C, Kukreti R. Tubercular Epididymo-orchitis: A rare presentation of Disseminated tuberculosis. World Pediatr Adol Fam Care. 2001; 8: 103-105
Singh K, Ramachandran VG, Kumar V, Khanal B, Singh R. Trichosporonosis in a previously healthy child in Nepal. Indian Pediatr. 2001; 38: 667-670
Gupta P, Singh K, Singh R, Sharma C, Kukreti R. Unusual case of Scrotal swelling. Indian Pediatr. 37: 1013-1016, 2000
Singh K, Parija SC, Singh R. Infantile hookworm disease.. Indian J Pediatr. 67: 241-241, 2000
Singh K, Singh R, Parija SC. Unusual presentation of Tuberculosis in an infant. Indian J Pediatr 66: 813-814, 1999
Singh K, Phadke SR, Agarwal SS. Mandibulo-Acral Dysplasia: Indian Patient with severe bony changes. JAPI 47 :833-834, 1999
Singh R, Gupta P, Singh K, Koirala S. Undergraduate Pediatrics education at BPKIHS: Integrated With an Innovative Curriculum. Indian Pediatr 36 : 43- 50, 1999
Singh K, Singh R, Bhatt N, Parija SC, Faridi MMA. A Clinico-laboratory study of Kala-azar in Children in eastern Nepal. J Tropical Pediatrics 45: 95- 97, 1999
Singh R, Faridi MMA, Singh K, Siddiqui R, Bhat N . Epidemic Dropsy in Eastern region of Nepal. J Tropical Pediatrics, 45: 8-13, 1999
Singh K, Singh R, Parija SC. Lymphadenopathy in a case of Indian Kala-azar in Dharan, Nepal. Indian Pediatr 1998; 35:1125-1126.
Singh R, Faridi MMA, Singh K : Prepucial Epstein Pearl Revisited. Trop Doctor 1998; 28:124.
Agarwal S, Gulati R, Singh K : Hemoglobin E-Beta Thalassemia in Uttar Pradesh. Indian Pediatr 1997; 34 :287-292.
G K Malik, K Singh, B Sharma, PK Misra, V Das, P Sitholey: Behavior development in normal neonates. Indian Pediatr 1993; 30:1003-1009.
B. Chapters in Books
Singh K. Advances in management of Ocular Genetic disorders. In Recent advances in Ophthalmology. 9th Edition 2009. Eds- H V Nema and N Nema. Jaypee Publisher, New Delhi
Singh K. Genetic Counseling. In IAP Pediatrics for Practitioners. Eds S Thora
Singh K, Elhence A. Skeletal Dysplasia. In PG Textbook of Pediatrics, Editors Piyush Gupta , PSN Menon , Siddarth Ramji , Rakesh Lodha. 1st Edition , JayPee Publishers, New Delhi, 2015.
Kumar R, Kosta S, Singh P, Singh K. DNA Fingerprinting: Principle and Methods. In The Wonderful World of Clinical Genetics, Editors Shubha Phadke, JP Soni, Ashwin Dalal, Kuldeep Singh, Raj Printing Press, Jodhpur. Released during IAMGCON 2015, 12th December 2015 at AIIMS Jodhpur
Singh K, Singh P, Kumar R. Public Health Genetics. In Essential Preventive Medicine. Ed Piyush Gupta (In Press).
AWARDS AND HONOURS:
Winner Poster at 22nd MMVR Meeting Los Angeles 7-9 April 2016. Paper titled “Using Flip class to enhance medical students’ active learning”
Appointed “Associate Editor” Annals of the National Academy of Medical Sciences (India) July 2015
Fellowship of National Academy of Medical Sciences (FAMS) in October 2014
Dr Shyam Lal Saksena Award for “Using technology to deliver cost-effective Continuing Professional Development” at NAMSCON 2014, AIIMS, Rishikesh 19th October 2014
NAMS 2007 Amritsar Award for best award paper at NAMSCON 2014, October 2014
Appointed Coordinator NAMS Center for Research in Medical Education, AIIMS
Foundation for Advancement in International Medical Education Research (FAIMER) Fellow 2011 at GSMC FAIMER Regional Institute. Fellowship awarded 9th May 2013 by Professor Arun Jamkar, Vice Chancellor, MUHS.
Best paper Award in Oral session at 4th Annual Scientific meeting at BPKIHS, 1997
Offered Commonwealth Scholarship in Cancer Genetics toward M Phil at Charing Cross Hospital, London in 1996.
Fellowship by European Society of Human Genetics to present paper titled “Digital photography in Cytogenetics: An innovative and inexpensive approach” at 10th International Congress of Human Genetics(ICHG) conference, May 15- 19, 2001 in Vienna, Austria
Certificate of Honors in Surgery in Final MBBS, 1987, KGMU
BMC Genetics 2014
BMC Medical Education 2015
BMC Case Reports
Major Research Projects:
Ongoing- ICMR 1 (funding Rs 58 Lacs). “Effectiveness of diet and lifestyle intervention through Information Education Communication (IEC) tools with Angan Wadi Centres (AWCs) as the centre of knowledge dissemination for hypertension (including hypercholesterolemia and diabetes) risk reduction – a cluster randomized controlled trial”. Initiated as Principal Investigator at Indore
“Improving health and nutritional status of vulnerable segment of population by implementing multi-component health and nutrition education intervention as a sustainable model of intervention”. (As Collaborator from AIIMS Jodhpur)
“Congenital Rubella Syndrome Surveillance in India- Multicentric research”, sponsored by MOHFW and ICMR- Funding Rs 79 Lacs
“Hospital Based Sentinel Surveillance for Streptococcus pneumonia and other Invasive bacterial diseases in India” funded by UNDP and coordinated by National Institute of Epidemiology, India. Funding Rs 35 Lacs
“Using Flip class to Enhance Medical Students’ Active Learning”- Intramural fund AIIMS, Jodhpur
Other Major Achievements
Dean Academics, AIIMS Jodhpur since December 2016
Head Pediatrics, AIIMS, Jodhpur and SAIMS, Indore, India
Faculty In-charge Outpatient services AIIMS, Jodhpur
Coordinator Institutional Clinical Grand Rounds
Coordinator NAMS Center for Research in Medical Education at AIIMS
Setting up of Pediatrics department at BPKIHS, Dharan, Nepal, HIMS, Dehradun SAIMS, Indore and at present Institute AIIMS Jodhpur, India
Setting of Genetic Clinic at BPKIHS, SAIMS and AIIMS
Pivotal in MCI recognition of UG MBBS course at BPKIHS and SAIMS, Indore
Introduced Public lectures on common health issues in Western India.
Participated in Community Health Programs in Nepal, tribals of Madhya Pradesh
Portfolio of Creative Projects
MD Thesis on Neonatal behavioral assessment scale- Introduced new tools for asphyxiated, preterm and small for gestation age babies in 1989-91
Developed an indigenous device for Pilocarpine iontophoresis for Sweat Chloride testing to diagnose Cystic fibrosis in respiratory disorders as part of DM (Medical Genetics) project in 1994 at SGPGIMS, Lucknow.
Digital photography in 1998- recording and teaching of rare cases.
Using Multimedia for teaching at B P Koirala Institute of Health Sciences in Dharan, Nepal
Indigenous method to do Karyotyping with help of an ordinary incubator, microscope and video camera to capture photographs of chromosomes. Awarded Fellowship by European Society of Human Genetics to present my work at 10th International Congress of Human Genetics at Vienna, Austria in May 2001.
Web-based online consultation for remote patient care in underserved area in Dharan, Nepal. Presented paper at 10th Medicine Meets Virtual Reality (MMVR) Conference, Newport Beach, California, January 2002.
Developed multimedia rich presentations for UG/PG teaching at Indore 2004- 2013
Designed MOODLE based module on Sleep Medicine with synchronized PPT and audio and tested among a group of students and faculty members. Awarded Shyam Lal Saksena Award by National Academy of Medical Sciences (India) for Biomedical engineering in 2014.
Introduced FLIPPED Class (Inverted Classroom) for VI Semester MBBS Students at my Institute. Validation of technique presented at 22nd MMVR Conference at Los Angeles in April 2016. Declared winner for the scientific paper at the conference.
Innovative use of Flipped class to reduce duration of workshop for IMNCI program for Medical Students at AIIMS Jodhpur