Editorial Board Member

Vinita Singh, MD

Assistant Professor
Department of Anesthesiology
Emory University
School of Medicine
Peachtree St NE
Atlanta, GA 30308, USA



• Medical College, Armed Forces Medical College, Pune, India
• Transitional year Internship, University of Tennessee, Chattanooga, Tennessee
• Anesthesia Residency, Indiana University, Indianapolis, Indiana
• Pain Fellowship, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia


• (2014-Present) Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology, Emory University, School of Medicine
• (2014-Present) Director of Cancer Pain, Department of Anesthesiology, Emory University
• Chief Quality Officer, Pain Division, Anesthesia Department
• (2014-2015) Site Director, Winship Cancer Institute, Pain Fellowship

Research Interest

She is interested in the treatment of many chronic pain conditions including low back and neck pain, sciatica, lumbar facet and sacroiliac joint pain. She has subspecialized interest in cancer pain where she treats patients with state of the art therapies including intrathecal pump therapies and neurolytic blocks.

Scientific Activities


• (2004) Kabita Shrestha memorial trophy, for best all-rounder student, Armed Forces Medical College, India
• (2005) College Cadet Captain, Armed Forces Medical College, India
• (2006) Distinction in Obstectrics and Gynecology, Maharashtra University of Health Sciences/Armed Forces Medical College
• (2010) Robert C Coddington Award for best research presentation, Univ of TN at Chattanooga
• (2012) Second place, general category oral presentation, Midwest Anesthesia Resident Conference


• (2010-Present) American Society of Anesthesiologist
• (2014-Present) Georgia Society of Anesthesiologist
• (2014-Present) Cancer Pain Research Consortium


1. Singh VK, Rai V, Rai AK. Variational study of the constituents of cholesterol stones by laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy. Lasers Med Sci. 2009; 24(1): 27-33. doi: 10.1007/s10103-007-0516-0
2. Singh VK, Singh V, Rai AK, Thakur SN, Rai PK, Singh JP. Quantitative analysis of gallstones using laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy. Appl Opt. 2008; 47(31): G38-G47. doi: 10.1364/AO.47.000G38
3. Singh V, Bhattarai N, Panda M. Iron deficiency in a male with multiple myeloma. BMJ Case Rep. 2010; 2010: bcr0420102956. doi: doi: 10.1136/bcr.04.2010.2956
4. Singh V, Cunningham CJ, Panda M, Hetzler DC, Stanley D. Disclosure and documentation of reported unanticipated medical events or outcomes: Need for healthcare provider education. J Healthc Risk Manag. 2012; 32(1): 14-22. doi: doi: 10.1002/jhrm.21087
5. Addison D, Singh V, Okyere-Asante K, Okafor H. Cardiovascular outcomes of a positive nuclear stress test but negative coronary angiography in a multiethnic male predominant cohort. Niger Med J. 2014; 55(1): 14-19. doi: 10.4103/0300-1652.128151