Dr. Pratibha Singhi

Director – Paediatric Neurology Paediatrics

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About

World-renowned pediatric neurologist with 38 years of experience

Invited to work as Locum Consultant Pediatric Neurology at the Great Ormond Street Hospital London (Nov 2004-May 2005) and May-Nov 2008

Published more than 400 research papers in reputed medical journals

Dr. Pratibha Singhi is a world-renowned child neurologist with over 38 years of clinical experience. She completed her MBBS from Rajasthan University and MD (Paediatrics) from AIIMS, New Delhi. She..

Medical Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONSINSTITUTE / DEPARTMENTYEAR
MD (Ped.)All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi1978
Fellow in PediatricsUniversity of South California, Los Angeles, USA1976
M.B.B.S.JLN Medical College, University of Rajathan, Jaipur1973

Specialization and Expertise

  • CNS infections
  • Neurodevelopmental disorders and Behavioural Pediatrics
  • Childhood Epilepsy

Memberships & Certifications

  • Executive Board Member, International Child Neurology Association (ICNA)
  • Life member Asian Oceanian Child Neurology Association (AOCNA)
  • Member, European Pediatric Neurology Society (EPNA)
  • Life Member International Society for Behaviour and Development (ISBD)
  • Honorary member of American Pediatric Society
  • Member of Commonwealth Association for Mental Handicap and Development Disabilities (CAMHADD)
  • Member of New York Academy of Sciences
  • Life Member of Indian Academy of Pediatrics (IAP)
  • Life member of Association of Child Neurology (AON)
  • Life member Indian Academy of Cerebral Palsy (IACP)
  • Life member of Disability Chapter of IAP
  • Life member of Neurology Chapter, IAP
  • Life member of Chandigarh Branch, IAP
  • Life member of Indian Council for Child Welfare (ICCW)
  • Associate Life Member of Indian Academy of Neurology (IAN)

Awards & Accomplishments

  • Oration of the Association of Child Neurology for Life time achievement in Pediatric and Neurology and Neurodevelopment, 2016
  • First S. Janaki Memorial Oration for outstanding contribution to Pediatric and Adolescent Neurology, 2013
  • First PK Mishra Oration on "Cerebral Palsy and its management recent concepts" to mark First Foundation Day Celebration of 53rd Foundation Day of King George Medical University, Lucknow, 2006
  • "Medical Scientist Award" by Dr Shurvir Singh Trust, Rajasthan for the year for her outstanding contributions in Medical Sciences especially in Pediatric Neurology and Neurodevelopment, 2003
  • Asian Research Award in recognition to outstanding contribution to advancement in understanding Infatile Seizures at 6th Infatile Seizures Society Meeting, Tokyo, Japan, 2003
  • James Flett Gold Medal (First Prize) of Indian Academy of Pediatrics for research in Social Pediatrics, 1987

Publications

  • Singhi PD, Ray M, Singhi SC, Khandelwal NK. Clinical Spectrum of 500 Children with Neurocysticercosis and response to Albendazole Therapy. :   Journal of Child Neurology. 15:207-213, 2000
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  • Singhi PD and Singhi S. :   Central Nervous system tuberculosis Current treatment Options in Infectious Diseases 3:481-492, 2001
  • Singhi PD, Ray M, Gunmala. Clinical spectrum of cerebral palsy in North India- a study of 1000 cases. :   Journal of Tropical Pediatrics. 48:162-166, 2002
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  • Singhi PD, Kaushal M, Singhi S, Ray M. Seven days Vs ten days therapy for bacterial meningitis in children. :   Journal of Tropical Pediatrics. 48: 273-279, 2002
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  • Singhi PD and Singhi S. :   Cysticercosis of the Nervous system - Current treatment Options in Infectious Diseases. 4 (6):459-471, 2002
  • Singhi PD, Devidayal, Khandelwal N.K. One week versus four weeks albendazole therapy in children with neurocysticercosis. :   Pediatric Infectious Diseases Journal, 22: 268-272, 2003
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  • Nagraj R, Singhi P, Malhi P. Risperidone in children with autism: a randomized, placebo controlled, double blind study. :   Journal of Child Neurology. 21: 450-5, 2006
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  • Singhi P. Infectious causes of seizures and epilepsy in the developing world   :   Dev Med Child Neurol. 53(7):600-9, 2011
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  • Singhi P, Saini AG. Changes in the Clinical Spectrum of Cerebral Palsy over Two Decades in North India - An Analysis of 1212 Cases :   J Trop Pediatr, 59(6):434-40, 2013
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  • Singhi P, Suthar R, Deo B, Malhi P, Khandelwal NK. Long Term Clinical and Radiologic Outcome of 500 Children with Parenchymal Neurocysticercosis. :   Pediatr Infect Dis J. 36(6):549-555, 2017
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