Amit Tej Singh

Pediatrician

Bio:   Dr. Amit Singh is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine within the Department of Pediatrics at the Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his medical education at the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, TX and completed his internship and residency in pediatrics at the former Children's Hospital and Research Center Oakland (now UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland) in Oakland, CA. He then completed a two-year fellowship in Pediatric Hospital Medicine at the University of California San Diego and Rady Children's Hospital San Diego in San Diego, CA. There he developed and implemented the use of a novel electronic communication tool aimed at improving treatment team identification for inpatients hospitalized on the pediatric hospital medicine service. He joined Stanford in the fall of 2013 and his main research interests include the crossroads of patient communication and inpatient health information technology. He serves as the Physician Lead for the Office of Patient Experience at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford. He currently resides in San Francisco, CA where he can be found eating his way through the city or planning his next vacation with his wife when he has free time.

Professional Education

  • Fellowship: The Univ of San Diego School of Medicine (2013) CA
  • Certification, Epic Systems Corporation, Inpatient Electronic Medical Record Procedure Orders certification versions 2010, 2012 (2012)
  • Board Certification: Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics (2011)
  • Residency: Children's Hospital at Oakland (2011) CA
  • Medical Education: Baylor College of Medicine (2008) TX

Administrative Appointments

  • Physicial Lead for Packard Vision Optimization, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital (2015 - Present)
  • Physician Hand Hygiene Champion, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital (2013 - Present)
  • Physicial Lead for the Office of Patient Experience, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital (2015 - Present)