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Amteshwar Singh, M.B.B.S.

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  • Director of Education, Division of Hospital Medicine at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
  • Instructor of Medicine

Languages: English, Hindi, Punjabi


Dr. Amteshwar Singh is an Instructor of Medicine the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. His area of clinical expertise is internal medicine (Hospital Medicine). 

Dr. Singh serves as the Director of Medical Education for the Division of Hospital Medicine (CIMS), Department of Medicine at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. Additionally, he is the site director for Medicine sub-internship for JHBMC-Hospitalist service. His teaching interests include bedside physical examination skills and Point-of-Care Ultrasound (POCUS) curriculum development. He serves as the chair of education committee and the procedures committee at Collaborative Inpatient Medical Service (CIMS). 

His research interests include assessment models for advanced practice provider hospitalists and pedagogy of diagnostic reasoning. His administrative work is focused on hospital medicine operations, and study of early career hospitalist recruitment practices.

He earned his M.B.B.S. from Government Medical College, Amritsar (India) and completed his residency at the Johns Hopkins University - Sinai Hospital Program in Baltimore. He is currently in the process of earning a Master of Education (M.Ed.) degree from Johns Hopkins School of Education. He is board-certified diplomate by the American Board of Internal Medicine and is an elected Fellow of the American College of Physicians (FACP). more


  • Director of Education, Division of Hospital Medicine at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
  • Associate Program Director, JHBMC Hospital Medicine Fellowship
  • Instructor of Medicine

Departments / Divisions



  • MBBS; Government Medical College Amritsar (2012)


  • General Surgery; Gian Sagar Medical College & Hospital (2013)
  • Internal Medicine; Sinai Hospital of Baltimore (2016)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Internal Medicine) (2016)

Additional Training

  • American College of CHEST Physicians and Society of Hospital Medicine (SHM) / Point of Care Ultrasound

Research & Publications

Selected Publications

Gandhi, V., Singh, A., Woods, G., Epelbaum, O. A 66-Year-Old Woman With Fever, Cough, and a Tongue Lesion, CHEST, Volume 147, Issue 4, e140 - e147

Chan A., Rout A., Singh A., Makadia S. Incidental Finding of Right Atrial Mass in a Patient With Hodgkin Lymphoma: Utilization of Multimodal Cardiac Imaging in Diagnosis. J Hematol. 2019;8(3):125-128.

Novakovic, M., Rout, A., Kingsley, T., Kirchoff, R., Singh, A., Verma, V., Kant, R., Chaudhary, R. (2020). Role of gut microbiota in cardiovascular diseases. World Journal of Cardiology, 12(4), 110-122. doi:10.4330/wjc.v12.i4.110

Sarkar S, Singh A, Krug EI. MON-364 Severe Postoperative Encephalopathy in a Patient with Oncogenic Osteomalacia and Neurofibromatosis Type 1. J Endocr Soc. 2020 May 8;4(Suppl 1):MON-364. doi: 10.1210/jendso/bvaa046.1008. PMCID: PMC7207766

Laghi F, Sarkar S, Singh A, Kaur A. SUN-292 Life-Threatening Hypernatremia in Partial Diabetes Insipidus with Adipsia Due to Cranial Radiation: Diagnostic and Therapeutic Challenges. J Endocr Soc. 2020 May 8;4(Suppl 1):SUN-292. doi: 10.1210/jendso/bvaa046.1132. PMCID: PMC7207278

Activities & Honors


  • Romulo Baltazar Excellence in Teaching Award, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, 2018
  • Romulo Baltazar Excellence in Teaching Award, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, 2019
  • Fellow of American College of Physicians (FACP), American College of Physicians, 2019
  • Rajeev Thakkar Memorial Scholarship for Research, 2019


  • Society of Bedside Medicine, 2017
  • Society of Hospital Medicine, 2017
  • American College of Physicians, 2013

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