Work History

 

Medical Director, Specialist (Cardiac Disease), General Physician

Charter Oak Family Health Center, Hartford, CT

1996-1998
Specialist (Cardiac Disease), Executive Director

Chairman of the Board

Avon Medical Group, Avon, CT

1998-Pres.

 

Teaching History

University of Connecticut (UCONN)

  • Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Responsible for teaching medical students, residents, and cardiology fellows
  • Newington, CT – Veteran’s Administrative Hospital
  • Teaching of Echocardiographic Interpretation to Cardiology Fellows
1996-Pres.

Post University

  • Precepting Nurse Practitioners
 

Quinnipiac University

  • Precepting Mid-Level Practitioners
 
 

 

Education and Medical Training

 

M.B.B.S; Hons. University of the West Indies (U.W.I.)

  • Honors: Community and Preventative Medicine (Medal Winner)
  • Distinction: Clinical Pharmacology (Medal Winner)
  • Honors: Pathology and Microbiology (Medal Winner)
  • Distinction: Obstetrics and Gynecology (Medal Winner)
  • Distinction: Medicine and Therapeutics (Medal Winner)
  • Harry Bailey Memorial Book Prize
  • Winner of the Clinical Medal

1986

Rotating Internship

Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Barbados

1986-1988

Senior House Officer (SHO)/Junior Registrar Internal Medicine.

Successful Completion of D.M. PT. 1

Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Barbados

1988-1990

Post-Doctoral Fellowship; Clinical Pharmacology

Strong Memorial Hospital, Rochester, NY

1990-1991

Residency: Internal Medicine

Strong Memorial Hospital, Rochester, NY

  • Selected by Peers as “Best Resident”
  • Awarded Frank Netter Multi-Volume Atlas of Anatomy

1991-1993

American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM)

Internal Medicine Certification

1993

Fellowship; Specialty, Cardiovascular Diseases

Long Island Jewish Medical Centre, New Hyde Park, NY

1993-1996

American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM)

Specialty, Cardiovascular Diseases

1997

American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM)

Specialty Recertification, Cardiovascular Diseases

2008

Publications

 


Weintraub , Singh S, Byrne L, Maharaj K, Guttmacher L., 1991: Consequences of the 1989 New York State triplicate benzodiazepine prescription regulations. JAMA. 1991 Nov 6;266(17):2392-7.

 

Weintraub, M.; Singh, S.; Rubio, A., 1993: Fluoxetine effects on uric acid Failure to replicate previous observations. Clinical Pharmacology & Therapeutics. 53(2): 220

 

Singh, S., Prescod, L. and Fraser, H.S., 1988:  A prescription analysis of drug utilisation in polyclinics in Barbados, ibid, p. 13.

Singh, S., Clarke, W., Holder, R., Mellanson-King, R., Jordan, O. and Fraser, H.S., 1989: Glycaemic response to local staple foods in diabetics. West Ind. Med. J. 38, (Suppl), 24-25.

Flower, C.H., Levett, P.N., Singh, S. and Fraser, H.S., 1991: Prevalence of asymptomatic bacteruria in diabetic females in Barbados, West Ind. Med. J. 40 (Suppl 1), 34-35.

Singh S., Evans S.J., Rathod S., Insel S., Blumberg S., Bodenheimer M., 1995:  QT dispersion and inducibility of ventricular tachycardia during programmed electrical stimulation, PACE 18:821.


Black Henry R., Elliott William J., Neaton James D., Singh S., et. al. (CONVINCE Research Group, Principal Investigator, Hartford, CT): Baseline Characteristics and Early Blood Pressure Control in the CONVINCE Trial, Hypertension.2001; 37: 12-18doi: 10.1161/01.HYP.37.1.12.

Black, Elliott WJ, Grandits G, Grambsch P, Singh S., et. al. (CONVINCE Research Group, Principal Investigator, Hartford, CT):  Principal results of the Controlled Onset Verapamil Investigation of Cardiovascular End Points (CONVINCE) trial. JAMA. 2003 Apr 23-30;289(16):2073-82.

Selected Accreditations and Recognitions

 

  • Member of the American Medical Association
  • Fellow of the American College of Cardiology
  • Member of the American College of Physicians
  • Fellow of the American College of Physician Executives
  • Member of the International Lyme and Associated Diseases Society
  • Named a “Top Doctor” in Connecticut in Connecticut Magazine
  • Voting selected by peers as to the physician they would choose to see if ill
  • Recognized By Patients As a Top Thyroid Doctor
  • Via “Thyroid-Info” Database

 

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