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Dr. Navneet Singh, Associate Professor

Email: singh.navneet@indiachest.org

Website: www.navneetchd.com

Dr. Navneet Singh completed his MBBS in 1997 from Government Medical College, Chandigarh and MD (Medicine) in 2001 from Christian Medical College, Ludhiana. He joined the DM (Pulmonary Medicine) programme at PGIMER in 2004. Subsequent to completion of his fellowship (DM), he has continued in the department as a member of the faculty (since 2007) and is currently working as Associate Professor. His primary area of interest is thoracic oncology (especially lung cancer). He is a past recipient of American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO’s) International Development and Education Award (IDEA) and currently the Chair-Elect of ASCO’s IDEA Working Group as well as an invited member of ASCO’s Thoracic Cancer Guideline Advisory Group and Multidisciplinary Cancer Management Course (MCMC) Working Group. He is also an invited member of the Publications Committee of the International Association for Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC) for two successive terms (2013-15; 2015-17) and the current Secretary of the Indian Society for Study of Lung Cancer (ISSLC). He has more than 120 publications in peer reviewed international and national journals and has served as a reviewer for several journals (including the New England Journal of Medicine).

INTERNATIONAL

  1. Recipient of the International Development and Education Award (IDEA) of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) for the year 2008.
  2. Awarded Fellowship of the American College of Chest Physicians – FCCP in 2008
  3. Travel grant from the European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) for presenting research paper and attending the European Multidisciplinary Congress in Thoracic Oncology at Lugano, Switzerland in May 2009
  4. Selected by the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) to be a recipient of the AACR-NCI International Investigator Opportunity Grant for the year 2009. As part of this grant, attended the AACR conference on Frontiers in Cancer Prevention Research at Houston, Texas, USA and visited the M.D. Anderson Cancer Centre, Houston, Texas, USA in December 2009
  5. Awarded Fellowship of the American College of Physicians – FACP in 2010
  6. Awarded Translational Research Unit (TRU) Visit Fellowship by the European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) in 2010. As part of this fellowship, attended the translational research in oncology course organized at the University Medical Center, Groningen (UMCG), The Netherlands in March-April 2010
  7. Travel scholarship from the Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer (MASCC) for presenting research paper and attending the MASCC/ISOO International Symposium on Supportive Care in Cancer at Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada in June 2010
  8. Scholarship for presenting research paper and attending the 15th World Conference on Tobacco Or Health (WCTOH) at Singapore in March 2012
  9. Travel grant from the European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) for presenting research paper and attending the 3rd European Lung Cancer Conference at Geneva, Switzerland in April 2012
  10. Awarded Palliative Care Research Fellowship of the European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) for the year 2012-2013. As part of this fellowship, visited the Kantonsspital, St Gallen, Switzerland in June-July 2013
  11. Nominated as Member, Publications Committee, International Association for Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC) in October 2013
  12. Travel grant from the European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) for attending the ESMO Symposium on Immuno-Oncology 2013 at Geneva, Switzerland in November 2013
  13. Travel grant from the International Association for Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC) for making oral presentation of research paper and attending the 2014 IASLC Asia Pacific Lung Cancer Conference (APLCC) at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from November 6-8, 2014
  14. Invited member of the International Development and Education Award (IDEA) Working Group of American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) for a 3 year term (2014-17)
  15. Invited member of the Multidisciplinary Cancer Management Course (MCMC) Working Group of American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) for a 3 year term (2015-18)
  16. Travel grant from the European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) for presenting research papers and attending the ESMO Asia 2015 Congress at Singapore in December 2015
  17. Chair-Elect (2016-18) of the International Development and Education Award (IDEA) Working Group of American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
  18. Invited member of the Thoracic Cancer Guideline Advisory Group (GAG) of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) for a 4-year term (2016-20)

NATIONAL

  1. Elected Member of the National Academy of Medical Sciences (NAMS) in 2014
  2. Lung India Award for Prompt Referee by the Indian Chest Society (ICS) in 2014
  3. Certificate of Appreciation for presenting high quality published research (among 10 best in Assistant Professor category) on 3rd Annual Research Day of PGIMER, Chandigarh in October 2014
  4. Lung India Award for Prompt Referee by the Indian Chest Society (ICS) in 2013
  5. Certificate of Appreciation for presenting high quality published research (among 10 best in Assistant Professor category) on 2nd Annual Research Day of PGIMER, Chandigarh in October 2013
  6. Awarded Fellowship of the Indian Chest Society (FICS) in 2011
  7. MBBS: Third in college in Second Professional examination
  8. MBBS: Distinction in Physiology in First Professional examination

MEMBERSHIPS OF ACADEMIC SOCIETIES

 INTERNATIONAL

  1. Fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP) – FCCP
  2. Fellow of the American College of Physicians (ACP) – FACP
  3. Life Member of the Indo-American Cancer Association (IACA)
  4. International Corresponding Member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
  5. Member of the European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO)
  6. Member of the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC)
  7.   Member of the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)
  8. Member of the International Association for Hospice & Palliative Care (IAHPC)
  9. Member of the American Academy of Hospice & Palliative Medicine (AAHPM)
  10. Member of the Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer (MASCC; 2010-11, 15)
  11. Member of the European Respiratory Society (ERS)
  12. Member of the American Thoracic Society (ATS; 2010-13)
  13. Member of the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease (IUATLD; 2011,13)
  14. International Associate Member of the Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM; 2009-12)

 NATIONAL

  1. Fellow of the Indian Chest Society (ICS) – FICS
  2. Life Member of the Indian Society for Study of Lung Cancer (ISSLC)
  3. Life Member of the National College of Chest Physicians (India) – NCCP (I)
  4. Life Member of the Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine (ISCCM)
  5. Life Member of the Indian Association for Bronchology (IAB)
  6. Life Member of the Indian Cooperative Oncology Network (ICON)
  7. Life Member of the Academy of Pulmonary Sciences, India