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Psychiatrist

Dinesh Singh, South African psychiatrist. Certified psychiatric specialist HPCSA, 2002. Grant, Medical Research Council, 2006, Fogarty fellow, 1999. Reviewer McCord Research and Ethics Committee, Durban, 2009—2010; Member of South African Society Psychiatrists.

Background

Singh, Dinesh was born on July 23, 1970 in Durban, South Africa. Son of Brijmohan Singh.

Education

Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, University Natal, South Africa, 1994. Master of Medicine in Psychiatry, University Kwa Zulu Natal, Durban, 2006. Football Club, College Medicine South Africa, 2002.

Master of Science, Columbia University, New York, 2004.

Career

House officer McCord Hospital, Durban, 1995—1995. Senior researcher Medical Research Council, 1999, deputy director, hiv prevention unit, 2006—2008. Senior house officer Locum, Exeter, England, 1996.

Registrar University Natal, Psychiatry, Durban, 1999—2002. Associate consultant Cheadle Royal Hospital, Manchester, England, 2003. Postdoctoral fellow Fogarty, Columbia University, New York City, 2003—2004.

Consultant psychiatrist, department health King George Hospital, Durban, 2005—2006. Private practice, 1996—1999, 1999.

Achievements

  • Certified psychiatric specialist HPCSA, 2002.

Membership

Reviewer McCord Research and Ethics Committee, Durban, 2009—2010. Member of South African Society Psychiatrists.

Connections

Married Urvashi Vasant. Children: Shwetha, Abhay.

father:
Brijmohan Singh Singh

spouse:
Urvashi Vasant

child:
Shwetha Singh

child:
Abhay Singh