Dr Balbir Singh received his Bachelor in Medicine from Bhopal, M.P. He completed his PG Diploma in Hospital Administration from Apollo Medvarsity and PG Diploma in Preventive & Promotive Health Care from Apollo Wellness Rx.
His MBA in Health Care Management is from Apollo Hospitals. In addition, he is a certified Project Management Professional from IIT, Delhi, UGC-NET qualified for lectureship in “Management” and “Social Medicine and Community Health” and Six Sigma Black Belt Certified from MSME, Govt. of India. Currently he is pursuing PhD in the area of Health from School of Management Studies, University of Hyderabad (Central University).
He is a management professional and researcher with a mix of academia and industry experience. A firm believer of continuing education, he holds more than two dozen certificates and diplomas. Sample of his trainings and CME’s include programs from Harvard Medical School, John Hopkins and Center for Public Health, The University of Edinburgh, Stanford University, Asian School of Cyber Laws, Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs),Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), Indian Institute for Health Management Research (IIHMR), United States Agency for International Development (USAID).
His academic qualification and trainings are in the area of Health Management, Hospital Administration, Preventive and Public Health, HIV & Family Education, Nutrition, Quality management and Information Technology. He has worked as a consultant to Health Department of Government of Madhya Pradesh. Dr Singh holds the experience of Program Development and Evaluation, I.T. development and implementation, Training and Administration. He has designed and successfully delivered training programs in the areas of Education, Distance Learning, Health, Hospital, Information Systems and Management. He has been involved in various research related activities of reputed clients like UNICEF, National Health Mission, Department of Science and Technology –GoI, Department of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievances and National Commission for Women. He has provided consultancy services to multiple for-profit and not-for-profit hospitals. He has published and presented extensively in the area of Health and Information Technology at National and International forums.
Prior to joining ASCI, he was associated with Apollo Hospitals Educational & Research Foundation (AHERF), Fortis Healthcare, Yashoda Hospitals, Sutherland Global Services (I.T Implementation and Software Development), HPCL, ZEE News, Bhopal Medical Center and Expressions Education & Health Care Society.
His current areas of interest include Public Health, Hospital Operations, Monitoring and Evaluation, Information Technology, Public Private Partnership, Capacity Building and Skill Development.
Dr. Balbir Singh
UGC-NET (a. Management b. Social Medicine and Community Health)
Six Sigma Black Belt (MSME, Government of India)
EDP-Project Management (IIT Delhi)
M.B.A. -Health Care Management (Apollo Hospitals Educational & Research Foundation)
PhD - Health Management (Pursuing), University of Hyderabad (Central University).
Assistant Professor - Health Studies Area, Centre for Human Development
Administrative Staff College of India,
Bella Vista, Raj Bhavan Road,
Hyderabad 500 082.