Curriculum Vitae

AMAR SINGH, MD
Academic Urologists @ Erlanger
979 East Third Street, Suite C-535
Chattanooga, TN 37403

BIRTH DATE:
November 22, 1973
BIRTHPLACE:
Muzaffarpur, India

MARITAL STATUS:
Married with two children, one girl (5) , and one boy (3)

Education:

Undergraduate
Cornell University
College of Engineering
Ithaca, NY
Bachelor of Science, Chemical Engineering, 1996

Graduate
SUNY-Upstate University Hospital
Syracuse, NY
Doctor of Medicine, 2000

Internship
SUNY-Upstate University Hospital
Syracuse, NY
Urology Internship
2000

Residency
SUNY-Upstate University Hospital
Syracuse, NY
Department of Urology
2001-2006

Fellowship
National Cancer Institute
Bethesda, MD
Urology Oncology Fellowship
2006-2007

Awards:

Undergraduate
Cornell University
College of Engineering
Ithaca, NY
Dean’s List All Semesters 1996

Cornell University
College of Engineering
Ithaca, NY
Cum Laude, 1996
Chemical Engineering Research Excellence Award, 1996

Graduate
SUNY-Upstate University Hospital
Syracuse, NY
Medical Alumni Scholarship
1996, 1997, 1998, and 1999

John Bernard Henry, M.D. Endowed Scholarship, 2000

Residency
Second Place: Essay Competition
54th Annual Meeting
The Northeastern Section, AUA, 2002

Fellowship
Pfizer Scholar in Urology
Department of Urology
Upstate Medical University, 2006

Special Training Courses

Willet F. Whitmore Memorial Scholars Program
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York, NY 10021

Robotic Surgical Training
Vattikutti Urology Institute – Dr. Mani Menon
Henry Ford Hospital
Detroit, MI

Board Certification

American Board of Urology
Diplomat
February 2009
Certification # _16182

Medical Licensure

PA, Licence # _MD 428800
TN, License # 42151
NPI #: 1770650145

Society Memberships

Society of Urological Oncology
American Urological Association
American Medical Association
Tennessee Medical Association

University Appointments

Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery
The University of Tennessee
College of Medicine-Chattanooga
979 East Third Street, Suite B401
Chattanooga, TN 37403
August 2009

Naval Medical Center
Bethesda, MD
Clinical Instructor
July 2006-June 2007

Hospital Appointments

SUNY-Upstate University Hospital
Syracuse, NY
Department of Urology
Housestaff
2000 – 2006

Naval Medical Center
Bethesda, MD
Oncology Fellowship
July 2006-June 2007

Erlanger Health System
Chattanooga, TN 37403
Staff Urologist
July 2007-June 2008

Committees and Offices Held

Regional
American Cancer Society
Hamilton County
Board of Directors

Hospital
Erlanger Health System
Chattanooga, TN
Cancer Committee

Erlanger Health System
Chattanooga, TN
OR Committee

Erlanger Health System
Chattanooga, TN
Cancer Liaison Physician

Editorial Board Appointments and Consultant

Editorial Board
Canadian Journal of Urology

Surgical Instructor and Consultant
Intuitive Surgical, Ca

Invited Lectures

2004 — 2006 — MS4 Student Lectures, SUNY Upstate Medical University

2008 — Internal Medicine Resident Lectures, The University of Tennessee, College of Medicine-Chattanooga, Chattanooga, TN

2009 — Emergency Medicine Resident Lectures, The University of Tennessee, College of Medicine-Chattanooga, Chattanooga, TN.

Publications (Journals)

1. Singh A, Jones RF, Friedman H, Hathir S,. Soos G, Zabo A, Haas GP. Expression of p53 and pRb in Bladder and Prostate Cancers of Patients Having Both Cancers. Anticancer Research, 1999:5415-5418.

2. Fagin R, Makhuli Z, Haas GP, Singh A. Laparoscopic Uretheroileal Anastomosis: A New Technique in a Pig Model. Proceedings for the 56th Annual Sessions of the Owen H. Wangensteen Surgical Forum 2001 Clinical Congress, October 7-12:599-600.

3. Singh A, Simon H, Kittur D. Laparoscopic Living Donor Nephrectomy at Upstate Medical University: The Early Experience. The Canadian Journal of Urology, 2002;9(4):1607.

4. Kinoshita Y, Singh A, Rovito PM, Wang CY, Haas GP. Double Primary Cancers of the Prostate and Bladder: A Literature Review. Clin Prostate Cancer, 2004 Sep;3(2):84-6. Review.

5. Singh A, Perlov MG, Haas GP. The Treatment of Penile Cancer in Syracuse, New York: Limits of Cure With Surgery and Chemotherapy. Uro Onkologia, Sept. 2004.

6. Bak J, Singh A, Shekarriz BS. Use of Gelatin Matrix Thrombin Tissue Sealant as an Effective Hemostatic Agent during Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy. J. Urol. 171:780-782, 2004.

7. Singh A, Fagin RF, Shah G, Shekarriz B. Impact of Prostate Size and Body Mass Index on Perioperative Morbidity After Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy. Journal of Urology: 2005: Feb;173(2):552-4.

8. Singh A, Kinoshita Y, Rovito PM, Landas S, Silberstein J, Nsouli L,. Wang CY, Haas GP. Higher Than Expected Association of Clinical Prostate and Bladder Cancers. Journal of Urology: 2005:May;173.

9. Singh A, Haas GP. Current Trends in Urological Trauma. AUA News: August 2004.

10. Singh A, Shah G, Young J, Sheridan M, Haas GP, Updhyay J. Ureteral Access Sheath in the Management of Pediatric Renal and Ureteral Stones: A Single Center Experience. J. Urol. 2006: March;175:1080-2.

11. Delongchamps NB, Singh A, Haas GP. The Role of Prevalence in the Diagnosis of Prostate Cancer. Cancer Control. 2006 Jul;13(3):158-68.

12. Jones MK, Singh A, Haas PG, Landas KS. 1500 Gram Suprarenal Mass: A Case Report. The Canadian Jour of Urol. 2007 Apr;14(2):3518-3522.

13. Delongchamps NB, Singh A, Haas GP. Current Problems in Cancer Epidemiology of Prostate Cancer in Africa: Another Step in the Understanding of the Disease? 2007 May-June;31(3):226-36.

14. Dulabonb ML, Singh A, Vogel F, Moinzadeh A. Intrarenal Pseudoaneurysm Presenting With Microscopic Hematuria and Right Flank Pain. The Canadian Jour of Urology. June 2007;14(3):3588-3591.

15. Coleman J, Singh A, Pinto P, Phillips J, Pritchard W, Wray-Cahen D, Wood BJ. Radiofrequency Assisted Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy: Clinical and Histologic Results. J. Endourol. 2007 June;21(6):600-5.

16. Rogers CG, Singh A, Blatt AM, Linehan WM, Pinto P. Robotic Partial Nephrectomy for Complex Renal Tumors: Surgical Technique. European Urology. 2008 Mar;53(3):514-21.

Abstracts and Papers Presented

1. Fagin R, Makhuli Z, Haas GP, Singh A. Laparoscopic Ureteroileal Anastomosis: A New Technique in a Pig Model, Proceedings for the 56th Annual Sessions of the Owen H. Wangensteen Surgical Forum 2001 Clinical Congress, American College of Surgeons, October 7-12: 599-600.

2. Singh A, Simon H, Kittur D. Laparoscopic Living Donor Nephrectomy – Effect on Preoperative CT Angiogram on Intra-operative Decision Making, Upstate Resident’s Competition 2002.

3. Singh A, Simon H, Kittur D. Laparoscopic Living Donor Nephrectomy at Upstate Medical University: The Early Experience, 54th Annual Meeting of the Northeastern Section, AUA 2002.

4. Singh A, Shah G, Shekarriz B. Prospective Comparison of Perioperative Morbidity of Current Laparoscopic Techniques for Nephrectomy. Oral Presentation at the Northeastern Section of American Urological Association, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, September 2003.

5. Shah G, Singh A, Shekarriz B. Evaluation of Short-term Convalescence After Major Laparoscopic Procedures at Single Institution. Oral Presentation at the Northeastern Section of American Urological Association, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, September 2003.

Poster Presentations

1. Singh A, Shah G, Bak J, Shekarriz B. Impact of Prostate Size and Body Mass Index on Perioperative Morbidity After LAPAROSCOPIC Radical Prostatectomy. Poster Presentation at the 99th American Urological Association Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA., May 2004.

Video Presentations

1. Singh A, Fagin R, Shah G, Shekarriz B. Anatomic Bladder Neck Dissection Technique in Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy, Video Presentation at the 21st Work Congress on Endourology and SWL, Montreal,Canada, September 2003.

2. Bak J, Singh A, Shah G, Shekarriz A. A Novel Technique For Bladder Neck Dissection During Laparoscopic Prostatectomy. Video Presentation at the 99th American Urological Association Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA. May 2004.

Practice (Professional) Experience

July 2007 — June 2008 Erlanger Health System
Chattanooga, TN 37403
Staff Urologist
July 2007-June 2008

June 2008 — Present — Chief, Minimally Invasive Surgery –Urology Oncology
Academic Urologist
Erlanger Health System
979 East Third Street, Suite C-535
Chattanooga, TN 37403
Phone 423-778-5910
Fax: 423-778-5915
Email: urology.singh@gmail.com

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