Prof Singhal after completing his postgraduate studies came to UK and after completing MRCP entered higher training in Endocrinology. During his higher training, he also completed MPhil for his ground breaking research in pathophysiology of Type 2 diabetes. His internationally quoted work on Hepatic Glucose Production paved the way for development of new agents. He also completed Post Graduate Certification in Medical Education from University of Newcastle.
After finishing his higher training, he was appointed as Consultant in Diabetes and Endocrinology in 2000, currently at UHBWFT where he has been working since then. He holds Hon Faculty appointment at Bristol University and has been recently appointed as Professor at University of South Wales and AIIMS Rishikesh. He has rich experience of 20 years as Consultant and was awarded FRCP in 2004 and prestigious Fellowship of American College of Physicians in 2016.
Following are some of the highlights of his career:
Recipient of ‘Pride of India’ award-July 2015. The honour was bestowed at British Parliament.
Recipient of GAPIO (Global Association of Physicians of Indian Origin) leadership award 2020.
Recipient of BAPIO leadership award 2016
Received Chief Executive’s Award for Outstanding Contribution to Weston Area Health Trust-2015
He has been examining MRCP (PACES) since 2006 and now a senior Examiner for Royal College of Physicians of London.
Divisional Director Emergency Directorate-worked in this leadership role from 2007 till 2016.
Research- He continues to be actively involved in academic and commercial research, currently Principal Investigator for 2 trials.
Chair of South West BAPIO and Hon National Secretary- He has been National Secretary for 9 years. BAPIO is the largest organisaton representing doctors of Indian Origin and stands for improving patient care, professional excellence and Education.
Executive Director BAPIO Training Academy.
Appointed as Chair of Innovation forum of GAPIO, 2020
Visiting and Hon Professor and Member Board of Studies, AIIMS Rishikesh(India) and University of South Wales, UK.
International Lectures- He has delivered lectures in the UK, Europe, India and US and has chaired academic sessions in numerous conferences.