Dr Radhika Singh

Person

Dr Radhika Singh

Telephone

+27 (0)31 260 4020

Email

singhr2@ukzn.ac.za

Campus

Medical School

Research Interests

Retinopathy of Preamaturity/ Neonatal sepsis. Effects of Antenatal exposure to Environmental pollution on child health

Community Engagement activities / Outreach – Outreach to Wentworth hospital. 

Designation

Specialist Paediatrician/Neonatologist

Biosketch

Instittution 

Degree 

Year

 Field of Study

Mysore University

MBBS

1990                  

 Medicine

College of Medicine     

FCPAEDS

2002

 Paediatrics

College of Medicine

Certificate in Neurilogy

2007

 Neurology

 




Positions and Honours.

  • MEDICAL OFFICER( PAEDIATRICS)- 1994-1997- PMMH
  • REGISTRAR PAEDIATRICS- 1998-2004-
  • JUNIOR SPECIALIST- PAEDIATRICS-2005-2007 AT NR MANDELA SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
  • SENIOR SPECIALIST/NEONATOLOGIST- PAEDIATRICS-2007-2008-March
  • NEONATOLOGIST- KEH nursery- 2008 March- present

 List of Publications

Peer-reviewed publications (in chronological order with latest dates first).

  1. Case report- co- author- published in Pediatric infectious disease journal
  2. Review  article- approach to anemia in the neonate-paeds quarterly-volume 4,September 2012
  3. Author for one of the chapters in Pediatric HIV- Published in 2011
  4. L Visser, R Singh, M Young, H Lewis, N McKerrow (ROP Working Group, South Africa); Guideline for the prevention, screening and treatment of retinopathy of prematurity (ROP); South African Medical Journal, Vol 103, No 2 (2013)
  5. Radhika Singh, Stanley A. Thula, and Prakash M. Jeena;  Lung Infiltrates in Antiretroviral-naive HIV-infected Children with Chronic Lung Disease: Value of Non-bronchoscopic Bronchoalveolar Lavage in the Detection of Candida albicans. J Trop Pediatr (2013) 59 (1): 59-63 first published online September 22, 2012 doi:10.1093/tropej/fms041
  6. Currently Part of the MACE study ( MATERNAL AND CHILD ENVIRONMENTAL STUDY )
  7. Currently registered for Mmed Science



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