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Dr. Ankita Pal Singh MBBS, DNB (Pathology)
Consultant Pathologist,
Dept of Pathology, NU Hospitals

Qualifications:

  • MBBS :- Assam Medical College, Dibrugarh (Gold Medal Holder)
  • DNB :- Northern Railway Central Hospital, New Delhi

Memberships:

  • Lifetime member of Medical Council of India

AWARDS & ACHIEVEMENTS:

Professional

  • Gold Medal in MBBS and Award for academic excellence
  • University Rank Holder

Thesis and Publication:

  • Study of Reproductive Tract Infections in HIV positive patients with special reference to HPV in Railway Population- A Comparative Study

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Consultant and Lab Head, Indira IVF Laboratory; SRL Laboratories, Ahmedabad

Feb 2017- Aug 2017.



Indira IVF Centre, Team Size-3

Pathology

  • Screening and reporting of hematology slides
  • Screening of blood groups
  • Clinical chemistry
  • Biochemistry
  • Immunology
  • Involved in EQUAS program conducted by AIIMS & CMC Vellore


Administrative

  • Managed team of 4 Technicians
  • Management of TAT for all reports
  • Solving queries of clinicians regarding reports
  • Quality management
  • Sales and business management at the laboratory level
  • Ensuring proper staffing and recruitments


Sr. Consultant Pathology, Global Hospital, Ahmedabad Sep 2016-Feb 2017
Pathology

  • Reported hematology slides and cytology slides
  • Performed FNAC on patients
  • Interacted with various clinicians to discuss reports and diagnosis
  • Supervised functioning of all machines conducting various biochemical tests, PT, APTT, HbA1C etc
  • Ensured everyone followed strict Quality Control procedure for accurate results.


Consultant Pathologist, K.C. Joshi Diagnostic Centre, Jaipur Sep 2014-Jul 2016
Consultant Pathologist, Oncology, Apex Hospital, Jaipur Feb 2015-May 2016
General and Onco-Pathology

  • Handling Histopathology, Hematology and Clinical Pathology independently
  • Reporting slides of hematology, cytology, Immunohistochemistry and histopathology, bone marrow aspiration and biopsy, FNAC procedure and Grossing of surgical specimens
  • Planning & implementing internal Quality Control, External Quality Control & proficiency tests with Laboratory Manager
  • Optimizing Utilization of staff & equipment
  • Ensuring results are reported within turn-around time
  • Responsible for the management & documentation of clerical, analytical, pre-analytical errors
  • Ensuring good clinical practices/ to handle quality assurance and quality control effectively.
  • Managing manpower in the department with effective man management skills
  • Assuring accuracy of the reported results
  • Involve actively in National Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratories (NABL) accreditation of Lab
  • Involve in External Quality Assessment Scheme (EQAS), Christian Medical College, Vellore.


Learning & Development

  • Conducting training and knowledge updating of technicians on good laboratory practices
  • Ensuring proper staffing and recruitment of new team members.


Senior Resident, Dept of Pathology, BHAGWAN MAHAVEER CANCER HOSPITAL, Jaipur
July 2013- Sept 2014
Onco-Pathology

  • Performed Gross examination various surgical specimens
  • Processed specimens requiring frozen section
  • Reported hematology slides and cytology slides
  • Screened and reported Immunohistochemistry (IHC) slides, bone marrow slides and histopathology slides
  • Performed FNAC on patients
  • Interacted with various clinicians to discuss reports and diagnosis
  • Supervised functioning of all machines conducting various biochemical tests, PT, APTT, HbA1C etc
  • Ensured everyone followed strict Quality Control procedure for accurate results.


Learning & Development

  • Trained and mentored junior DNB trainees
  • Trained Technical staffs and nurses in various aspects of Pathology & Blood Bank
  • Took sessions and presentations in the department regarding recent advances in pathology.



DNB Trainee, Dept of Pathology, NORTHERN RAILWAY CENTRAL HOSPITAL, New Delhi Mar 2010-Mar-2013

Routine Affairs

  • Screened Slides of histopathology, hematology, and cytopathology
  • Performed Gross examination of the specimens
  • Conducted and supervised various other routine tests
  • Handled management and organization of subunits of pathology
  • Managed Blood Bank as and when required
  • Ensured appropriate staffing, identified potential problems and maintained processes which provide for effective and efficient review of clinical laboratory test results prior to release
  • Supervised Technical Staff and ensured perfection in their work
  • Ensured everyone followed strict Quality Control procedure on the instruments to ensure accurate results.

Other activities

  • Trained interns and junior DNB trainees/li>
  • Conducted orientation programs for nurses and technicians
  • Interacted with clinicians about recent advances in laboratory medicine through talks or seminars


Junior Resident, Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital, New Delhi Mar-2009-Feb-2010, Feb-2008-Jul-2008
Patient Care

  • Attended Out Patient Department for Ophthalmology and Nephrology department and handled admitted patients
  • Managed a team of Interns, Nurses, and Janitors to run the daily operations.

Other activities

  • Trained, mentored and supervised interns and trainees
  • Organized various departmental seminars and actively participated in the CMEs.


Internship, ASSAM MEDICAL COLLEGE HOSPITAL, Dibrugarh Feb-2006-Feb-2007
Patient Care & Rural Services

  • Diagnosed and managed clinically common disease conditions encountered in Clinical practice and make timely decisions for referrals to the higher level
  • Participated in total patient care by maintaining patients records, participated in ward rounds and other academic activities of the department posted.

Personal Traits:

  • Excellent leadership and interpersonal skills to collaboratively relate with team members and colleagues
  • Excellent communication (verbal & writing) skills
  • Above average analytical, decision-making and problem-solving skills.

NU Hospitals has been pioneering in Nephrology, Urology and Fertility (IVF) treatment over the last 20 years. Our highly specialised experts are richly experienced in treating rare and complex conditions. It was one of the first in Karnataka to conduct a successful kidney transplantation surgery and also the first to equip Urology department with the most advanced flexible endoscopes. Having a robust team of subspecialty specific urology team at NU has significantly improved the overall success rates. Men’s Health Clinic is one of its kind in South-India dealing with Men’s Sexual and Reproductive Health. Our Male and Female Fertility (IVF) specialists comprehensively support the couples with the latest treatment and heartfelt compassion every step along the path to parenthood. At NU, every aspect of healthcare is coordinated and the entire team works together to provide exactly the care one needs. We are constantly updating the policies and collaborations to ensure that people in need are getting access to the most cutting-edge care and treatment.


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