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Gautam K. Singh, MD

Professor, Pediatrics
Co-director, Echocardiography Laboratory
Director, Non-Invasive Imaging Research

Specialty Areas

Pediatric Cardiology
Echocardiography

Board Certifications

Pediatrics
Pediatric Cardiology

Languages

Hindi

Areas of Clinical Interest

Fetal cardiology, preventive cardiology, hyperlipidemia, obesity in children, cardiac MRI

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

St. Louis Children’s Hospital

1 Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Office Phone: 454-6095
Email: singh_g@WUSTL.EDU

Boone Hospital

1600 East Broadway
Columbia, MO 65201

Office Phone: 573 815 8150

Education

Education

Fellowship: Pediatric Cardiology, Pediatric Cardiology, St. Christopher's Hospital for Children (Temple University), Philadelphia, Pa.
Residency: Pediatrics, St. Christopher's Hospital for Children (Temple University), Philadelphia, Pa
Medical Degree: Patna Medical College, (Patna University), Patna, India 1982
Bachelor of Med/Surg: M.B., B.S., (Bachelor of Medicine & Surgery), Rajendra Medical College, (Ranchi University), Ranchi, India, 1977
B.Sc: St. Xavier's College, (Ranchi University) Ranchi, India 1970

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Markers of cardiovascular risk, insulin resistance, and ventricular dysfunction and remodeling in obese adolescents.
Sanchez AA, Levy PT, Sekarski TJ, Arbelaez AM, Hildebolt CF, Holland MR, Singh GK
J Pediatr. 2015 Mar; 166(3)660-5. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2014.11.012.

PMID:
    25556013
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Occupational variations in obesity, smoking, heavy drinking, and non-adherence to physical activity recommendations: findings from the 2010 National Health Interview Survey.
Shaikh RA, Sikora A, Siahpush M, Singh GK
Am J Ind Med. 2015 Jan; 58(1)77-87. doi: 10.1002/ajim.22405.

PMID:
    25418896
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Epidemiology of patients admitted to a major trauma centre in northern India.
Rastogi D, Meena S, Sharma V, Singh GK
Chin J Traumatol. 2014 Apr 1; 17(2)103-7.

PMID:
    24698580
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Pharmacokinetic-pharmacodynamic study of subcutaneous injection of depot nandrolone decanoate using dried blood spots sampling coupled with ultrapressure liquid chromatography tandem mass spectrometry assays.
Singh GK, Turner L, Desai R, Jimenez M, Handelsman DJ
J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2014 Jul; 99(7)2592-8. doi: 10.1210/jc.2014-1243.

PMID:
    24684468
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Normal ranges of right ventricular systolic and diastolic strain measures in children: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Levy PT, Sanchez Mejia AA, Machefsky A, Fowler S, Holland MR, Singh GK
J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2014 May; 27(5)549-60, e3. doi: 10.1016/j.echo.2014.01.015.

PMID:
    24582163
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Vitamin D concentration and disease risk: the concerns.
Das S, Singh GK, Das P
Am J Clin Nutr. 2014 Mar; 99(3)648-9. doi: 10.3945/ajcn.113.075945.

PMID:
    24557533
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Widening rural-urban disparities in life expectancy, U.S., 1969-2009.
Singh GK, Siahpush M
Am J Prev Med. 2014 Feb; 46(2)e19-29. doi: 10.1016/j.amepre.2013.10.017.

PMID:
    24439358
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Authors' reply.
Groh GK, Singh GK
J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2014 Mar; 27(3)342-3. doi: 10.1016/j.echo.2013.12.015.

PMID:
    24438750
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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EEG/ERP adaptive noise canceller design with controlled search space (CSS) approach in cuckoo and other optimization algorithms.
Ahirwal MK, Kumar A, Singh GK
IEEE/ACM Trans Comput Biol Bioinform. 2013 Nov-Dec; 10(6)1491-504. doi: 10.1109/TCBB.2013.119.

PMID:
    24407307
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Widening rural-urban disparities in all-cause mortality and mortality from major causes of death in the USA, 1969-2009.
Singh GK, Siahpush M
J Urban Health. 2014 Apr; 91(2)272-92. doi: 10.1007/s11524-013-9847-2.

PMID:
    24366854
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Immigrant health inequalities in the United States: use of eight major national data systems.
Singh GK, Rodriguez-Lainz A, Kogan MD
ScientificWorldJournal. 2013; 2013512313. doi: 10.1155/2013/512313.

PMID:
    24288488
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Marked ethnic, nativity, and socioeconomic disparities in disability and health insurance among US children and adults: the 2008-2010 American community survey.
Singh GK, Lin SC
Biomed Res Int. 2013; 2013627412. doi: 10.1155/2013/627412.

PMID:
    24232569
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Doppler echocardiography inaccurately estimates right ventricular pressure in children with elevated right heart pressure.
Groh GK, Levy PT, Holland MR, Murphy JJ, Sekarski TJ, Myers CL, Hartman DP, Roiger RD, Singh GK
J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2014 Feb; 27(2)163-71. doi: 10.1016/j.echo.2013.09.016.

PMID:
    24183542
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Health, chronic conditions, and behavioral risk disparities among U.S. immigrant children and adolescents.
Singh GK, Yu SM, Kogan MD
Public Health Rep. 2013 Nov-Dec; 128(6)463-79.

PMID:
    24179258
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Long-term cardiovascular toxicity in children, adolescents, and young adults who receive cancer therapy: pathophysiology, course, monitoring, management, prevention, and research directions: a scientific statement from the American Heart Association.
Lipshultz SE, Adams MJ, Colan SD, Constine LS, Herman EH, Hsu DT, Hudson MM, Kremer LC, Landy DC, Miller TL, Oeffinger KC, Rosenthal DN, Sable CA, Sallan SE, Singh GK, Steinberger J, Cochran TR, Wilkinson JD, American Heart Association Congenital Heart Defects Committee of the Council on Cardiovascular Disease in the Young, Council on Basic Cardiovascular Sciences, Council on Cardiovascular and Stroke Nursing, Council on Cardiovascular Radiolo
Circulation. 2013 Oct 22; 128(17)1927-95. doi: 10.1161/CIR.0b013e3182a88099.

PMID:
    24081971
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Excess infant mortality among Native Hawaiians: identifying determinants for preventive action.
Hirai AH, Hayes DK, Taualii MM, Singh GK, Fuddy LJ
Am J Public Health. 2013 Nov; 103(11)e88-95. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2013.301294.

PMID:
    24028241
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Cyclosporine in Stevens Johnson syndrome and toxic epidermal necrolysis and retrospective comparison with systemic corticosteroid.
Singh GK, Chatterjee M, Verma R
Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol. 2013 Sep-Oct; 79(5)686-92. doi: 10.4103/0378-6323.116738.

PMID:
    23974585
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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An interim bite raiser.
Roy AS, Singh GK, Tandon P, De N
Int J Orthod Milwaukee. 2013 Summer; 24(2)63-4.

PMID:
    23941034
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The association of lone-motherhood with smoking cessation and relapse: prospective results from an Australian national study.
Siahpush M, Shaikh RA, Tibbits M, Huang TT, Singh GK
Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2013 Jul 12; 10(7)2906-19. doi: 10.3390/ijerph10072906.

PMID:
    23880726
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Feasibility and reproducibility of systolic right ventricular strain measurement by speckle-tracking echocardiography in premature infants.
Levy PT, Holland MR, Sekarski TJ, Hamvas A, Singh GK
J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2013 Oct; 26(10)1201-13. doi: 10.1016/j.echo.2013.06.005.

PMID:
    23880052
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Areas of Research Interest

Fetal cardiology, cardiac mechanics, strain imaging, cardiac MRI