Dr Sanjeev Singh is a pediatrician by training and did his masters in Hospital Management. He completed his PhD in Hospital Management and Infection Control in 2013.
He worked as a Regional Coordinator at WHO-India in a disease eradication program for couple of years before joining as Sr Medical Superintendent at a 1350 bed university teaching super specialty hospital - Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences at Kochi.
He has done his fellowship on Healthcare worker Safety from University of Virginia and fellowship on Health Technology Assessment (HTA) from University of Adelaide. He is an Improvement Advisor at Institute of Healthcare Improvement, US. He is a faculty at Indian Institute of Management, Kolkata (HEMP) and at IIM Bangalore.
Dr Sanjeev is also an Ambassador from India to Society of Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA) and has been adjudged as “Heros of Infection Control” by Association of Professionals of Infection Control (APIC), US. He was member of Technical Committee at NABH and is presently the Co-Chair of Research Committee at NABH. He is Chairman of Technical Committee at AHPI and Health Sector Skills Council of India (GOI). He is member of Drug Safety Council, GOI and member National Advisory Body on Occupational Exposures. He is Chair of National Advisory Board on Vascular Access and Infusions.
He is an external consultant to WHO on regulatory and licensing policy issues. He is a Technical Advisor to several State govt healthcare projects (E learning, reduction of IMR, Antibiotic Stewardship and Infection Control), Technical Expert for University of Antwerp’s Point Prevalence Surveillance and Institute of Healthcare Improvement’s (US) on Neonatal Collaborative program.
He has written a book "Hospital Infection Control Guidelines: Principles & Practices" and has several international and national publications. He has been awarded "Best Practices" in Infection Control" by GOI and QCI in 2010, "QIMPRO Quality award" for 5 Lean Six Sigma implementation in 2012, Outstanding Healthcare Professional by ITP Publishing, Dubai in 2014 and FICCI patient safety award in 2015. He won British Medical Journal for South Asia for “Infectious Diseases Initiative of the year” in Nov 2016. He was awarded “Most Impactful 100 leaders in Healthcare – Global” by CMA Asia in 2017.
He is at the editorial committee for Asian Society of Quality Journal, International Journal for Research & Hospital Management and NABH Journal for Quality & Patient Safety. He is a Green Belt in Lean Six Sigma