MD, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York City, NY
Residency in Pediatrics and International Child Health, Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital, Cleveland, OH
Fellowship in Adolescent Medicine, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, Wash.
MA, Medical Anthropology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH
M.P.H, University of Washington School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Seattle, WA
Nimi Singh, M.D., M.P.H. is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Director of the Adolescent Medicine Fellowship in the Division of Adolescent Health and Medicine at the University of Minnesota. Dr. Singh is also the Director for the Youth and Aids Projects. She received her undergraduate degree at Bryn Mawr College in Pennsylvania and her medical degree at Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City. In conjunction with her residency in Pediatrics and International Child Health at Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital in Cleveland Ohio, she pursued a Masters in Medical Anthropology at Case Western Reserve University. Following this, she did a Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Fellowship at the University of Washington in Seattle, where she also received a Masters in Public Health. She then completed her training with a fellowship in Adolescent Medicine at the University of Washington. Dr. Singh is currently pursuing the Clinical Scholars academic track. Her clinical and research interests have focused on disenfranchised youth including homeless and incarcerated youth, and on the mental health needs of youth in varying socioeconomic and cultural contexts. Currently she is focused on exploring, teaching and evaluating means by which to promote mental health and resilience in youth, as well as in medical students, residents and medical faculty. In June 2003, she was the recipient of the Outstanding Faculty Educator Award by the Dept. of Pediatrics at the University of Minnesota School of Medicine.
Awards & Recognition
- Castle Connolly "Top Doctor"
- Best Doctors in America® (2007-2010, 2011-2012, 2013)
- Minneapolis - St.Paul Magazine "Top Doctors" (2005-2014)
- Outstanding Faculty Educator Award, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota School of Medicine (2003, 2007)
- Hertz Faculty Teaching Development Award (2004)
- Adolescent medicine
- Adolescent anxiety
- Adolescent depression
- Adolescent eating disorders
Board Certified - Pediatrics; Board Certified - Adolescent Medicine
Adolescent medicine; Adolescent anxiety; Adolescent depression; Adolescent eating disorders